Husband: Nathaniel Phelps, Deacon (1 2)
Born: 1627 in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Married: 17 Sep 1650
Died: 27 May 1702 in Northampton, Hampshire, MA
Father: William Phelps
Mother: Elizabeth Marshall
Wife: Elizabeth Copely (3)
Born: 14 Feb 1628/1629 in of Windsor, Hartford, CT
Died: 06 Dec 1712 in Northampton, Hampshire, MA
Father: Thomas Copely
Mother: Elizabeth Griswold
01 (M): Nathaniel Phelps, Deacon (4)
Born: 09 Dec 1653 in Windsor, CT
Died: 19 Jun 1719 in Westfield, Hampden, MA
Spouses: Grace Martin
Additional Information

Elizabeth Copely:


From Wayne Olsen:

Listed in LDS Ancestral File, AFN: 9BOT-MP

From "Biographies of Prominent New England Settlers" (or something like that):

Listed as "an ancestress of Copley, the celebrated artist"

From "Thomas Copley of Suffield, CT and some of His Descendants," by Louis Marinus Dewey, in "Genealogies of CT Families", reprints of articles in NEHGR:

Thomas Copley was the son of widow Elizabeth Copley, who married at Windsor, CT, Nathaniel Phelps. They moved to Northampton MA, in a few years.

  1. Olsen, Wayne, PAF file: Boslow_Anc_Stevens.paf (rec'd via EMail 0n 14 APR 2002).
  2. Mudge, Alfred, Memorials: Being a Genealogical, Biographical and Historical Account of the Name of Mudge (Boston 1868), p. 34.

    Order from the General Courte of Boston, dated May 24, 1682
    The Towne Book of Squakeheag orNorthfield, Where in is Recorded the names of ye petitioners for the PlantationWith the Grants and Acts of the General Court about . . . . With the Deeds from the Indions and the orders of the Comitey with the consent of the Proprietors Which Have taken upp Land there With the Grants and rerescript of every mans Land.
    The names of those that presented their Names to Major Pinchon to bee presented to the Honored Gen Couret who engaged to doe yr indeuer to atend the conditions of ye grant
    Elder John Strong Isark Shelden
    Joseph Parsons Sen'r Matthewe Clessen
    Samuel Wright Sen'r Joshuah Pummery
    Joseph Dirkinson John Alexander
    George Alexander Cornelius Merry
    Thomas Bascomb William Smead
    Robert Liman Richard Weller
    Thomas Roote Sen'r John Kilburne of Wethersfield
    William Jeanes John Hilleor
    William Hubbard Micah Mudg
    Nathaniel Phelps Sen'r Ralph Hutchison
    William Miller Sen'r."

  3. Olsen, Wayne, PAF file: Boslow_Anc_Stevens.paf (rec'd via EMail 0n 14 APR 2002).
  4. Ibid.
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