Family:Whitney, Elizabeth (s1689-?)
She apparently married secondly, before 15 Oct 1751, ----- Harmon, parentage, birth, and death unknown.
On 17 Apr 1713, she was named as a daughter in the will of her father.
Children of Ebenezer and Elizabeth3 (Whitney) Farnsworth:
i. Elizabeth Farnsworth, b. 27 Jan 1707, Groton, MA; m. Ebenezer Jefts. ii. Matthias Farnsworth, b. 20 Sep 1709, Groton, MA; m.(1) Abigail Shed; m.(2) Sarah (Davis) Farnsworth; m.(3) Azubah Farnsworth. iii. Ebenezer Farnsworth, b. 16 Dec 1711, Groton, MA; d. 11 Oct 1723, Groton, MA; unmarried. iv. William Farnsworth, b. 4 Aug 1714, Groton, MA; m. Ruth Hobart. v. Abigail Farnsworth, b. 2 Sep 1718, Groton, MA; m. David Blood. vi. Keziah Farnsworth, b. 17 Apr 1723, Groton, MA; m. Jonathan Shattuck. vii. Sarah Farnsworth, b. 5 Aug 1725, Groton, MA; m.(1) Joshua Bowers; m.(2) Isaac Haild. viii. Lydia Farnsworth, b. 20 Dec 1729, Groton, MA; m. Jonathan Tarbell.
1.^ Her parentage is proven by her mention as a daughter in her father's will.
2.^ Her birth date is estimated from the order of mention of her sisters in her father's will, the known and estimated birth dates of her siblings, and her marriage date.
3.^ She died after the birth of her youngest child.
4.^ "Elizabeth [Whitney], and Ebenezer Farnesworth, [married] Apr. 17, 1706-07. CR1.," according to Vital Records of Groton, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (Salem, MA: Essex Institute, 1926-1927), p. 187.
7.^ He died after the birth of his youngest child, and before the remarriage of his sister as revealed by her brother's will.
9.^ Middlesex County, Massachusetts, probate file #24,703.
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