Elizabeth Buckminster Foster
My Great x 4 Grandparents
Jonah Estabrook was born on 25th January 1770 in Rutland, Worcester MA to parents
Daniel Estabrook and Persis Newton.
Elizabeth Buckminster Foster was born 19th February 1775 at Rutland Worcester to
parents John Foster and Sarah Hair [a]
Marriage: Jonah of Rutland and Elizabeth of Paxton were married 1794. They published
their intention to marry in Rutland on 23rd February 1794 [c] and were married on 15th
March 1794 in Paxton. [b]
Their Children Include:
Sally Estabrook baptised 2nd August 1795 Rutland. May have married Artemis Blair,
Rutland or Paxton 18th Nov 1815 [intention in Rutland] NOTE: Several trees on
Ancestry show difference parents for Sally who married Artemis. Marriage record
[sighted] states she was of Paxton.
Polly [Mary] Estabrook baptised 30th July 1797 Rutland. Married Joshua N Bartlett
William Estabrook baptised 17th October 1799, Rutland
Elizabeth Estabrook born 14th April 1802, Paxton. Married Joshua N Bartlett.
Isabel/Isabella Kelly Estabrook born 16th May 1804 Paxton, daughter of Jonah and
'Betsey' [Sighted Ancestry] Isabella may have been named after Isabella Kelly, wife of her
Uncle Daniel [older brother of Jonah] Married Anson Bartlett - My Great x 5
Daniel Estabrook born 5th April 1807 Paxton, father Jonah mother 'Sally' however I
believe this is Elizabeth. Married Nancy Jennison 17th May 1831. One son George
Drury Estabrook born Paxton 8th October 1833. Nancy died 1838.
1800: At Paxton Worcester Massachusetts. 1 male 26-44 [Daniel] 1 male 10-15
[unknown] 1 male under 10 [William] 1 female 16-25 [Elizabeth] 2 females under 10
[Sally and Polly]
1810: At Paxton 1 male 25-44 [Daniel] 1 male 10-15 [William] 1 male under 10 [Daniel
jnr] 1 female 26-44 [Elizabeth] 2 females 10-15 [Sally and Polly] 2 females under 10
[Elizabeth jnr and Isabella]
1830: Widowed Elizabeth possibly with son Daniel at Paxton 2 male 20-29 [Daniel + ?] 1
female 20-29 [Nancy?] 1 male 5-9 [unknown] 1 female 40-49 [Elizabeth?]
1840: Widowed Elizabeth possibly with son Daniel at Paxton 1 male 30-39[Daniel] 1
male 5-9 [George] 1 female 50-59 [Elizabeth]
1850: Elizabeth [as E] aged 75 is residing with son Daniel aged 44, a bootmaker, and his
son George aged 16 at Paxton.
Death: Jonah Estabrooks [sic] died 4th November 1818 aged 49 at Rutland. Probate in
Elizabeth Estabrook, aged 82, born Rutland, female widow [of Jonah Estabrook] died
15th March 1857 at Paxton. Cause of death, old age.
Note: Descendants of Thaddeus Estabrook, Jonah's uncle, were also living in
Paxton during this time.
[b] Paxton Vital Records - per Ancestry
[c] MA Vital Records.
[d] Foster Genealogy: Being the Record of the Posterity of Reginald Foster
[e] Genealogy of the Estabrook Family Including the Esterbrook and Easterbrooks, in the United States