Wednesday, July 31, 2013

On This Day - July 31st

On This Day...



1604 - Birth: Robert Day, Ipswich, Suffolk, England
1648 - Birth: Thomas Stebbins, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
1721 - Alternate Death: Mary Foote, Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
1722 - Birth: Daniel Morgan, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
1752 - Birth: Mahala Day, West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
1850 - Birth: George Washington Gates, Mississippi
1855 - Death: James Colton Bliss,
1865 - Birth: Frances Eugenia Dark, Meriwether County, Georgia
1869 - Death: Elizabeth McMurray,
1912 - Death: India M. Sandel,
1918 - Death: Fannie Land,
1933 - Birth: Robert Lawrence Williams, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
1985 - Death: Omar Holt Williams, Denham Springs, Livingston Parish, Louisiana

1604, my earliest immigrant ancestor, Robert Day was born.  Mr. Day became prominent in the Hartford, Connecticut area circa 1635.



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