Cyrenius Newcomb

Male 1721 - 1760  (38 years)


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  • Name Cyrenius Newcomb  [1
    Born 16 Apr 1721  Lebanon, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1760  Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I6819  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 

    Father Thomas Newcomb,   b. 1691, Edgartown, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1761, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Judith Woodworth,   b. 1701, Scituate, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Lebanon, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Jan 1720  Lebanan, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1215  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Smith,   b. 15 Jul 1723, East Haddam, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 1744  Salisbury, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Cyrenius Newcomb,   b. 15 Jan 1748/49, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, Albany, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     2. Sarah Newcomb,   b. 2 Mar 1751/52, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1840, Easton, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     3. Simon Newcomb,   b. 30 Nov 1753, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841, Columbus, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
     4. Kinner Newcomb,   b. 17 Aug 1756, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1840, Plattsburgh, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     5. Keziah Newcomb,   b. 7 Nov 1758, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1814, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
     6. Solomon Newcomb,   b. 1760, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1808  (Age 48 years)  [natural]
     7. Deborah Newcomb,   b. 5 May 1745, Salisbury, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1805  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     8. Elizabeth Newcomb,   b. 1747, Dutchess County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1823  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F1201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - Cyrenius Newcomb was born April 6, 1721 at Lebonon (Now Columbia) CT and died in the French and Indian War at Oswego, NY in 1760. He was married about 1743 to Sarah Smith. At age 18, he moved with his parents to Salisbury, CTD where on Nov. 9, 1741, he was made the first town clerk, an office which he held up to the time of his moving in 1746 to Nine Partners, Crum Elbow Precinct (now Pleasant Valley) in Dutchess County, NY. His property in 1742-44 was set down at a value of 33 pounds sterling. He made several grants of land in Salisburxy after moving to New York. By trade he was a tanner, currier and shoemaker. He served as an officer in the French and Indian War and in the muster roll for Dutchess County, NY on May 1, 1760, the following was stated concerning him: "Age 39. Born in Conn. Laborer. 5 ft. 5 in. brown hair. Irish complexion. Enlisted April 8, Capt. Peter Harris Co." His name is among those on the list of deceased soldiers, 1756-1762, whose heirs received the pay due them at the time of their deaths.
      Cyrenios Nucomb, April 8, age 39, Conn.

      - Cyrenius Newcomb was born 1721 to Thomas Newcomb and Judith Newcomb (born Woodworth).
      Thomas was born in 1691/92, in Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. Judith was born between 1700 and 1702, in Little Compton, Bristol, Massachusetts, later part of Newport County, Rhode Island. Cyrenius had 11 siblings: Zaccheus Newcomb, Azariah Newcomb and 9 other siblings. Cyrenius married Sarah Newcomb (born Smith) in between 1742 and 1744, at age 20 at marriage place. Sarah was born on July 15 1723, in East Haddam Twp, Middlesex, Colony of Connecticut, British Colonial America. They had 10 children: Elizabeth Hollister (born Newcomb), Cyrenius Newcomb and 8 other children.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Como-recore.FTW.