Colpitts and Related Families who settled in New Brunswick in late 1700's

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  • ID: I2469
  • Name: Eleanor FOSTER
  • _FOOT: Church of Latter Day Saints, Family Search, database 1
  • _FOOT: Hoar, William S., Steeves and Colpitts Pioneers of the Upper 2
  • _FOOT: Barney, Beverly, Bissett - Cook Families 3
  • _FOOT: Pool, Jim, Pool Side Database 4
  • _FOOT: Network of Founding Family Genealogies, NFFG Online Forensic Family 5
  • _FOOT: Chipman, Anna Colpitts Henderson, Colpitts Genealogy Records: 6
  • _FOOT: Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt, Colpitts Family History: (Waterloo, 7
  • _FOOT: Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt, Colpitts Family History: (Waterloo, 8
  • _FOOT: Lund, Marty, Chignecto Settlers 9
  • _FOOT: Chavelle, Anna H., Colpitts Family of New Brunswick and Henderson 10
  • _FOOT: Jones, Nancy, Jones' Genealogy Web Page
  • _LINK: http://users.xplornet.com/~pebbles2/genpg10-1.htm#Eleanor 11
  • _FOOT: E-mail Communications with Brian Orr, Author's Library, Bruce C. 12
  • Sex: F
  • Reference Number: Colpitts.1.5.2
  • Birth: 1769 in Durham County, England
  • Christening: 03 SEP 1769 Whickham, Durham County, England.
  • Burial: Colpitts Settlement, Cloverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Death: 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Note:
    Summary:
    Eleanor Foster (or Forster) [Colpitts.1.5.2], female, was born in 1769 in Durham County, England, and was christened September 3 1769 in Durham County, England. She died in 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada, and was buried in Colpitts Settlement, Cloverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada. Eleanor first marriage was to John Colpitts [Colpitts.4.8.1] in 1790 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada. After John's death Eleanor married (2nd marriage) John Fawcett [Fawcett.1.1] of Sackville, New Brunswick Canada, circa 1795.

    Lineage:
    Colpitts.1.5.2: Parents: George Foster & Margaret Colpitts [Colpitts.1.5]. Grandparents: Thomas Colpitts Jr. [Colpitts.1] & Eleanor Allen. Great Grandparents: Thomas Colpitts [Colpitts] & Mary Barnes. (Yorkshire Migration)

    Relationships:
    Eleanor and her first husband John were 2nd cousins.




    Father: George FOSTER b: BEF 12 JUN 1743 in Durham, Durham County, England c: 12 JUN 1743 in Chester, Durham County, England.
    Mother: Margaret COLPITTS b: ABT 1742 in England c: 05 SEP 1742 in Barnard Castle, Durham County, England

    Marriage 1 John COLPITTS b: 17 APR 1768 in Norton, Crawford Parish, Durham County, England c: 23 JUN 1768 in Gainford, Durham County, England
    • Married: 1790 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • Note:
      Marriage Sources:

      [Colpitts, 1967, p1-1]

      [Hoar, 1988, p125]

      [Jones, "Jones' Genealogy Web Page", 2004, genpg10.htm]

      [Rootsweb Genealogy Web Site, Bisset and Cook Family database, db=:2392455, id=I513652827]
    Children
    1. Has Children Margaret COLPITTS b: 20 FEB 1791 in Colpitts Settlement, Cloverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada
    2. Has Children Robert John COLPITTS b: 12 AUG 1794 in Colpitts Settlement, Cloverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada

    Marriage 2 John FAWCETT b: 05 JAN 1765 in Hovingham, Yorkshire County, England
    • Married: ABT 1795
    Children
    1. Has No Children George FAWCETT b: 17 MAR 1798 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    2. Has Children Anne FAWCETT b: 12 JAN 1802 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    3. Has Children William FAWCETT b: 04 NOV 1803 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    4. Has No Children Eleanor FAWCETT b: 21 OCT 1808 in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada

    Sources:
    1. Title: Church of Latter Day Saints (CLDS), Family Search
      Publication: Name: http://www.familysearch.org;
      Note:
      Church of Latter Day Saints (CLDS). Family Search. Database. http://www.familysearch.org/.
      Page: 15GM-MFD
      Text: [Eleanor Forster; sex: F; born: about 1772 in Amherst, Cumberland, Ns; married: John Weldon Colpitts about 1790] (http://www.familysearch.org/), 15GM-MFD. [Eleanor Forster; sex: F; born: about 1772 in Amherst, Cumberland, Ns; married: John Weldon Colpitts about 1790].
    2. Author: William S. Hoar
      Title: Hoar, William S. (Hoar 1988), Steeves and Colpitts Pioneers of the Upper Petitcodiac
      Publication: Name: Tangled Roots Press, Vancouver, Canada, 1988;
      Note:
      Hoar, William S. (Hoar 1988). Steeves and Colpitts Pioneers of the Upper Petitcodiac. Vancouver, Canada: Tangled Roots Press, 1988.
      Page: p. 125; Colpitts, John
      Text: [John Colpitts; b. 1768 at Norton and christened at Gainford, County Durham, England; d. 1794. Married: Eleanor Forster of Amherst, N.S. in 1870. Eleanor: b: 1769; d: 1826. Notes that they cleared land and established a home jus south of the family homestead at the corner of Little River and Colpitts Settlement roads. There wer two children. ... John died a young man of 26 and was buried in the family plot near the homestead. His widow married John Fawcet of Sackville.] Petitcodiac: (Vancouver, Canada: Tangled Roots Press, 1988), p. 125. [John Colpitts; b. 1768 at Norton and christened at Gainford, County Durham, England; d. 1794. Married: Eleanor Forster of Amherst, N.S. in 1870. Eleanor: b: 1769; d: 1826. Notes that they cleared land and established a home jus south of the family homestead at the corner of Little River and Colpitts Settlement roads.]. Author's Library.
    3. Author: Bev Barney
      Title: Barney, Beverly, Bissett - Cook Families
      Publication: Name: www.barney.org/family/;
      Repository:
        Name: www.barney.org

      Note:
      Barney, Beverly. Bissett - Cook Families. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET& db=:3322514 : 2007-11-28.
      Page: ID: I04463
      Text: [Eleanor Foster; sex: F; b. 1769; d. 1826; m. John Weldon Colpitts (her 2nd cousin); 1790 in Amherst, NS, Ca. ch.#1: Margaret Colpitts. ch.#2: Robert John Colpitts] (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET& db=:3322514 ), ID: I04463. [Eleanor Foster; sex: F; b. 1769; d. 1826; m. John Weldon Colpitts (her 2nd cousin); 1790 in Amherst, NS, Ca. ch.#1: Margaret Colpitts. ch.#2: Robert John Colpitts].
    4. Author: Jim Pool
      Title: Pool, Jim, Pool Side Database
      Publication: Name: wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?;
      Repository:
        Name: wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

      Note:
      Pool, Jim. Pool Side Database. wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=pool.
      Page: id=I583; Updated: 2009-06-08
      Text: [Eleanor Foster; Sex: F; b. ABT 1769 in Durham county, England; d. ABT 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland county, Nova Scotia, Canada; Buried: Family Plot near Colpitts Settlement, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada. First marriage: John Colpitts; about 1790 in Amherst, Cumberland county, Nova Scotia, Canada. Second marriage: John Fawcett; after 1794] (wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=pool), id=I583; Updated: 2009-06-08. [Eleanor Foster; Sex: F; b. ABT 1769 in Durham county, England; d. ABT 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland county, Nova Scotia, Canada; Buried: Family Plot near Colpitts Settlement, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada. First marriage: John Colpitts; about 1790 in Amherst, Cumberland county, Nova Scotia, Canada. Second marriage: John Fawcett; after 1794].
    5. Author: Network of Founding Family Genealogies
      Title: NFFG Online Forensic Family Research Page
      Publication: Name: http://www.heritageregistry.net/html.pages/; Location: Copyright 2008 The Network of Founding Family Genealogies;
      Page: grpf13569.html
      Text: [Eleanor Forster; born: 1769 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; died: 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Marriage(1): John Weldon Colpitts; born: about 1754. Marriage(2): John Fawcett; born: 09 May 1761 in Osmotherley, Yorkshire, England; married: about 1790 in Westmoreland County, New Brunswick; died: 16 Feb 1837 in Sackville, New Brunswick.] Research Page. (*Copyright 2008 The Network of Founding Family Genealogies, http://www.heritageregistry.net), /html.pages/grpf13569.html. [Eleanor Forster; born: 1769 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; died: 1826 in Fort Lawrence, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Marriage(1): John Weldon Colpitts; born: about 1754. Marriage(2): John Fawcett; born: 09 May 1761 in Osmotherley, Yorkshire, England; married: about 1790 in Westmoreland County, New Brunswick; died: 16 Feb 1837 in Sackville, New Brunswick.].
    6. Author: Anna Colpitts Henderson Chipman;
      Title: Chipman, Anna Colpitts Henderson, Colpitts Genealogy Records
      Publication: Name: Unpublished manuscript, 1966, Seattle, Washington;
      Note:
      Chipman, Anna Colpitts Henderson. Colpitts Genealogy Records. Seattle, Washington: Unpublished manuscript, 1966.

      Brian Orr's Library
      Page: p. 01, #1
      Text: [John Colpitts; b: April 12, 1768; d: 1792; married: Eleanor Foster. Ch.#11: Robert John Colpitts; b. Aug. 12, 1791; d. ?; m. Mary (Polly) Goodwin. Ch.#12: Margaret Colpitts; b. ? d. ?; m. Benjamin Wheaton.] (Seattle, Washington: Unpublished manuscript, 1966), p. 01, #1. [John Colpitts; b: April 12, 1768; d: 1792; married: Eleanor Foster. Ch.#11: Robert John Colpitts; b. Aug. 12, 1791; d. ?; m. Mary (Polly) Goodwin. Ch.#12: Margaret Colpitts; b. ? d. ?; m. Benjamin Wheaton.].
    7. Author: Clayton DeWitt Colpitts
      Title: Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt, Colpitts Family History
      Publication: Name: Self published manuscript; Date: 1967;
      Repository:
        Name: Author's Library

      Note:
      Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt. Colpitts Family History. Waterloo, Ontario: Self published manuscript, 1967.

      Brian Orr's Library
      Page: p. 1
      Text: [Robert Colpitts; b. 1747; d. 1813; m. Margaret Wade in 1767. n. Margaret Wade; b. 1747; d. 1794. Ch. #1: John; b. Apr. 17 1768; d. 1792; m. Eleanor Foster. Ch. #2: Robert; b. Nov. 25 1770; d. Nov. 7 1855; m. Rachael Steeves. Ch. #3: Elizabeth; b. Mar. 12 1772; d. unknown; m. Lewis Smith. Ch. #4: Thomas; b. Dec. 3 1773; d.1849. Ch. #5: William; b. Jun. 1775; d. unknown; m. Elizabeth Cummings Stiles. Ch. #6: Ralph; b. Jan. 1 1778; d. 1856; m. (1) Maria Jones, m. (2) Hannah Raymond, m. (3) Emma Mollins. Ch. #7: George; b. Sep. 12 1782; d. unknown; m. (1) Elizabeth Foster, m. (2) Grace Mollins, m. (3) Elizabeth Mollins. Ch. #8: Margaret; b. Oct. 11 1784; d. unknown; m. Jacob Day. Ch. #9: Jane; b. Oct. 3 1786; d. unknown; m. Christopher Horsman.] Ontario: Self published manuscript, 1967), p. 1. [Robert Colpitts; b. 1747; d. 1813; m. Margaret Wade in 1767. n. Margaret Wade; b. 1747; d. 1794. Ch. #1: John; b. Apr. 17 1768; d. 1792; m. Eleanor Foster. Ch. #2: Robert; b. Nov. 25 1770; d. Nov. 7 1855; m. Rachael Steeves. Ch. #3: Elizabeth; b. Mar. 12 1772; d. unknown; m. Lewis Smith. Ch. #4: Thomas; b. Dec. 3 1773; d.1849. Ch. #5: William; b. Jun. 1775; d. unknown; m. Elizabeth Cummings Stiles. Ch. #6: Ralph; b. Jan. 1 1778; d. 1856; m. (1) Maria Jones, m. (2) Hannah Raymond, m. (3) Emma Mollins. Ch. #7: George; b. Sep. 12 1782; d. unknown; m. (1) Elizabeth Foster, m. (2) Grace Mollins, m. (3) Elizabeth Mollins. Ch. #8: Margaret; b. Oct. 11 1784; d. unknown; m. Jacob Day. Ch. #9: Jane; b. Oct. 3 1786; d. unknown; m. Christopher Horsman.]. Author's Library.
    8. Author: Clayton DeWitt Colpitts
      Title: Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt, Colpitts Family History
      Publication: Name: Self published manuscript; Date: 1967;
      Repository:
        Name: Author's Library

      Note:
      Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt. Colpitts Family History. Waterloo, Ontario: Self published manuscript, 1967.

      Brian Orr's Library
      Page: p. 1-1
      Text: [John Colpitts; b. 1768; d. 1792; m. Eleanor Foster in 1790. Ch.#1: John; b. Apr. 12, 1791; d. unknown; m. Mary Goodwin. Ch.#2: Margaret; b. 1792; d. unknown; m. Benjamin Wheaton.] Ontario: Self published manuscript, 1967), p. 1-1. [John Colpitts; b. 1768; d. 1792; m. Eleanor Foster in 1790. Ch.#1: John; b. Apr. 12, 1791; d. unknown; m. Mary Goodwin. Ch.#2: Margaret; b. 1792; d. unknown; m. Benjamin Wheaton.]. Author's Library.
    9. Title: Lund, Marty, Chignecto Settlers
      Note:
      Lund, Marty. Chignecto Settlers. http://www.gencircles.com/users/mlund/16/data/.
      Page: 1597
      Text: [Eleanor Forster; b. about 1769 in Yorkshire; sex: F. First marriage:1790 in Amherst, NS to John Weldon Colpitts; Birth: 1768 in Norton, England; Death: 1794 in Little River, NB; Sex: M. Second marriage: ABT. 1798 to John Fawcett; Birth: About. 1765; Sex: M ] (http://www.gencircles.com/users/mlund/16/data/), 1597. [Eleanor Forster; b. about 1769 in Yorkshire; sex: F. First marriage:1790 in Amherst, NS to John Weldon Colpitts; Birth: 1768 in Norton, England; Death: 1794 in Little River, NB; Sex: M. Second marriage: ABT. 1798 to John Fawcett; Birth: About. 1765; Sex: M ].
    10. Author: Chavelle, Anna H.;
      Title: Chavelle, Anna H., Colpitts Family of New Brunswick and Henderson Family of Ohio, The
      Publication: Name: http://www.annachavelle.com;
      Repository:
        Name: http://www.annachavelle.com

      Note:
      Chavelle, Anna H.. Colpitts Family of New Brunswick and Henderson Family of Ohio, The. http://www.annachavelle.com/.

      2910 Fuhrman Ave East, Seattle, Wa 98102
      Page: p57.htm#i571
      Text: [Eleanor Foster; born: 1769 in 1769 at Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada; died: 1826 in 1826 at age 57 years. Note: sister of Elizabeth Foster who married George Colpitts. Marriage(1): John Fawcett. Marriage(2): John Colpitts in 1790 at Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.] {Sources: Elmer Colpitts papers, Ms,, Colpitts records in possession of Anna Chavelle. 2 Panb:Mc1/Killam#1, Family History Collection PANB.} Family of Ohio, The (http://www.annachavelle.com/), p57.htm#i571. [Eleanor Foster; born: 1769 in 1769 at Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada; died: 1826 in 1826 at age 57 years. Note: sister of Elizabeth Foster who married George Colpitts. Marriage(1): John Fawcett. Marriage(2): John Colpitts in 1790 at Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.] {Sources: Elmer Colpitts papers, Ms,, Colpitts records in possession of Anna Chavelle. 2 Panb:Mc1/Killam#1, Family History Collection PANB.}.
    11. Author: Nancy Jones
      Title: Jones, Nancy (Jones 2014), Nan's "Jones" Genealogy Page
      Publication: Location: http://personal.nbnet.nb.ca/pebbles2;
      Repository:
        Name: http://personal.nbnet.nb.ca/pebbles2

      Note:
      Jones, Nancy (Jones 2014). Nan's "Jones" Genealogy Page. http://users.xplornet.com/~pebbles2/genpg1.htm#Charles.
      Page: Colpitts, John Weldon
      Text: [John Weldon Colpitts; born: April 17, 1768, place: Norton, England; died: August 13, 1874, Little River, NB. Married: 1790 in Amherst, Nova Scotia to Eleanor Foster (was spelled "Forster"); born: 1769; died: 1826] (http://users.xplornet.com/~pebbles2/), Colpitts, John Weldon. [John Weldon Colpitts; born: April 17, 1768, place: Norton, England; died: August 13, 1874, Little River, NB. Married: 1790 in Amherst, Nova Scotia to Eleanor Foster (was spelled "Forster"); born: 1769; died: 1826]. http://users.xplornet.com/~pebbles2/genpg10-1.htm#Eleanor.
    12. Title: E-mail Communications with Brian Orr
      Repository:
        Name: Author's Library

      Page: Bruce C. Brown, December 31, 2004. Information on her location prior to marriage from "Early Families", Prepared by New Brunswick Genealogy Society, South Eastern Branch, 1987, Lutz Mountain Heritage, Museum. p. 31.
      Text: [Eleanor Foster; christened: Sept. 3 1769 in Whickham, Durham Co, England] Brown, December 31, 2004. Information on her location prior to marriage from "Early Families", Prepared by New Brunswick Genealogy Society, South Eastern Branch, 1987, Lutz Mountain Heritage, Museum. p. 31.. [Eleanor Foster; christened: Sept. 3 1769 in Whickham, Durham Co, England].
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