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

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  • ID: I2913
  • Name: Thomas COLPITTS 1 2 3
  • _FOOT: Colpitts, Clayton DeWitt, Colpitts Family History: (Waterloo, 4
  • _FOOT: Hale, R. Wallace, Early New Brunswick Probate Records: 1785-1835 5 6 7 8 9 10
  • _LINK: http://users.xplornet.com/~pebbles2/genpg10.htm 11
  • _LINK: http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mdaniels67&id=I51869 12
  • Sex: M
  • Reference Number: Colpitts.4.8.4
  • Birth: Burtree House Farm 03 DEC 1773 in Haughton Le Skerne, Durham County, England 13
  • Christening: 03 FEB 1774 Haughton Le Skerne, Durham County, England 13
  • Death: 12 MAR 1849 in Coverdale, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada 14 13
  • Note:
    Ancestry:
    Colpitts.4.8.4: Parents: Robert John Colpitts & Margaret Wade [Colpitts.4.8]; Grandparents: John Colpitts & Elizabeth Jackson [Colpitts.4]; Great Grandparents: Thomas Colpitts and Mary Barnes [Colpitts].
  • Note:
    Research Note:
    Christening information from extracted birth and christening record for Haughton Le Skerne, Durham County, England., found in International Genealogical Index 4.01, British Isles, Batch number: C035942, Mormon Family Genealogy Records, Salt Lake City, 14 June 1999. [Orr, 1999]

    Found death date of March 12, 1861 found in [CLDS, 1999, search on April 19, 2003].




    Father: Robert John COLPITTS b: BEF 27 JUN 1745 in Cleatlam, Durham County, England c: 27 JUN 1745 in Winston, Durham County, England
    Mother: Margaret WADE b: 27 FEB 1747 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England c: 28 FEB 1747 in Gainford Parish Church, Gainford, Durham County, England

    Marriage 1 Eunice REYNOLDS b: 03 FEB 1778 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • Married: 22 OCT 1798 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada 15
    Children
    1. Has Children Lydia COLPITTS b: 12 MAR 1799 in Salisbury Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    2. Has Children Robert COLPITTS b: 18 AUG 1801 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    3. Has No Children Elizabeth COLPITTS b: 1804 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    4. Has No Children John Newton COLPITTS b: 22 SEP 1805 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    5. Has Children Sarah Anne COLPITTS b: 04 OCT 1807 in Forest Glen, Pollett River, New Brunswick
    6. Has No Children Nathanial COLPITTS b: 1809 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    7. Has Children William COLPITTS b: 10 AUG 1811 in Colpitts Settlement, Cloverdale Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada
    8. Has Children Margaret Louise COLPITTS b: 17 APR 1817 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    9. Has Children Benjamin Reynolds COLPITTS b: 16 AUG 1816 in Pollett River, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
    10. Has Children Jonathan Thomas COLPITTS b: 21 FEB 1820 in Pollett River, 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: 12H8-Z62
      Text: name: Thomas Colpitts; sex: M; born: Dec. 3, 1773 in Norton, Dunham, England; died: 1849; married: Eunice Reynolds
    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. 126
      Text: Born at Burtree House in Durham. After they were married, Thomas and Eunice settled on the Pollett River between the farms of his brother Ralph to the north and William to the south. [Hoar, 1988, p 126]
    3. Title: Woodhouse, Roger G. (Woodhouse2001), "Origins: The Colpitts' and Relations"
      Note:
      Woodhouse, Roger G. (Woodhouse2001). "Origins: The Colpitts' and Relations". Grey Mare House, Whittonstall, Northumberland, CONSETT, DH8 9JS, U.K.Tel./Fax: 01207 560432 e-mail: crwoodhouse@msn.com:.
      Text: [name: Thomas Colpitts; 4th child of Robert Colpitts and Margaret Wade; born: 1774 at Burtree Farm, Haughton le Skeme, Durham County]
    4. 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.
    5. Author: Wallace, Hale, R.
      Title: Early New Brunswick Probate Records: 1785-1835
      Publication: Name: Heritage Books, Inc.; Location: Bowie, Maryland; Date: 1989;
      Repository:
        Name: Metropolitan Toronto Reference Library

      Page: p. 90
      Text: [Robert Colpitts, Parish of Hillsborough, Westmorland Co., Gentleman. Will dated April 8 1809, provide September 18 1810. Left wife Elizabeth all real estate for life in lieu of all dower and the household furniture. Sons Robert, Thomas, William and Ralph and daughters Elizabeth, Margaret and Jand and grandchildren John and Margaret (children of deceased son John) hispersonal estate in nine equal shares. George received the remainder of real estated and stock after the decease of Elizabeth.] (Bowie, Maryland, Heritage Books, Inc., 1989), Metropolitan Toronto Reference Library, p. 90. Robert Colpitts, Parish of Hillsborough, Westmorland Co., Gentleman. Will dated April 8 1809, provide September 18 1810. Left wife Elizabeth all real estate for life in lieu of all dower and the household furniture. Sons Robert, Thomas, William and Ralph and daugheters Elizabeth, Margaret and Jand and grandchildren John and Margaret (children of deceased son John) hispersonal estate in nine equal shares. George received the remainder of real estated and stock after the decease of Elizabeth.].
    6. 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. 1-4
      Text: [Thomas Colpitts; b. 1773; d. 1849; m. Eunice Reynolds; b. 1778; d. 1861. ch.#1: Lydia; b. 1799; m. Henry Jonah. ch.#2: Robert; b. 1801; d. 1896; m. Mary Beck. ch.#3: Elizabeth; b. 1803; m. Michael Gowland. ch.#4: John Newton; b. 1805; m. Peggy Kay. ch.#5: Sarah; b. 1807; m. Charles Blakney. ch.#6: Nathanial; b. 1809; d. 1852. ch.#7: William; b. 1811; m. Elizabeth Stiles. ch.#8: Margaret; b. 1817; d. 1880; m. George Killam. ch.#9: Benjamin Reynolds; b. 1818; d. 1886; m. Catharine Blakney. ch.#10: Jonathan Thomas; b. 1820; m. Margaret Smith.]
    7. 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, #4
      Text: [Thomas Colpitts; b. Dec 3 1773; d. 1849; m. Eunice Reynolds; {b. 1778; d. 1867}. Ch.#41: Lydia Colpitts. Ch.#42: Robert Colpitts. Ch.#43: Elizabeth Colpitts. Ch.#44: John Newton Colpitts. Ch.#45: Sarah Colpitts. Ch.#46: Nathanial Colpitts. Ch.#47: William Colpitts. Ch.#48: Margaret Colpitts. Ch.#49: Benjamin Colpitts. Ch.#49a: Jonathan Thomas Colpitts.]
    8. Author: Reamy, Bill and Martha
      Title: Genealogical Abstracts from Biographic and Genealogical History of the State of Delaware, Volume II
      Publication: Name: Heritage Books; Location: Westminster, Maryland; Date: 2007;
      Page: p. 380
      Text: [Identifies that Thomas Colpitts was granted crown land near Goshen in Elgin Parish, Albert County, New Brunswick, and was a farmer. He married Eunice Reynolds whose fater was an officer in the rebel army (Revolutionary War). It identifies that Thomas' property was confiscated by the crown and was force to leave the province, later settling in Lubec, ME.]
    9. Title: Ancestry Databases
      Repository:
        Name: http://trees.ancestry.ca

      Page: tree/24527201/person/1543012535, Wilkens Family Tree
      Text: [Nathaniel Reynolds, b. 25 Oct. 1730 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; d. Jan. 1782 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; m. Lydia Raymond on 8 Nov. 1753 in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. Lydia Raymond; b. 3 Jan. 1736 in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; d. 1782 in Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. Ch.#1: Benjamin Reynolds; b. 16 Nov. 1754 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; d. 14 Jan 1835 in Pembroke, Washington, Maine, USA. Ch.#2: Mary Reynolds; b. 17 April 1757 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. Ch.#3: John Reynolds; b. 1760 in Falmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada; d. 1813. Ch.#4: Lydia Reynolds; b. 20 May 1765 in Worcester, Stsego, New York, USA; d. 20 May 1847 in Valatie, Columbia, New York, USA. Ch.#9: Eunice Reynolds; b. 3 Feb. 1778 in Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada; d. 13 Feb. 1861 in Pollett River, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada; m. 22 Oct. 1798 to Thomas Colpitts in Pollet River, Westmorland, NB, Canada; Residence: 1852: Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada. Thomas Colpitts; b. 3 Dec. 1773 in Norton, Crawford, Durham, England; d. 12 Mar. 1849 in Pollett River, Westmorlan, New Brunswick, Canada.
    10. 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: I04477
      Text: [Thomas COLPITTS; Sex: M; Birth: 3 DEC 1773 in Burtree House, England; Death: 12 MAR 1849 in New Brunswic, Canada; Burial: 1849 Forest Glen, Westmorland Co., NB. Married: 22 OCT 1798 to Eunice REYNOLDS; Sex: F; Birth: 3 FEB 1778; Death: 13 FEB 1861.]
    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, Thomas
      Text: [Thomas Colpitts; born: December 03, 1773; place: Burtree House, Durham Co. England; died: 1849. Married: Eunice Reynolds; born: 1776; place: Lubec, Maine; died: 1861]
    12. Title: Rootsweb, Family Trees Web Site
      Repository:
        Name: wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

      Note:
      Rootsweb. Family Trees Web Site. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&.
      Page: ONE BIG CIRCLE; Michele LaBree Daniels; db=mdaniels67&id=I51869
      Text: [Thomas Colpitts; Sex: M; Birth: 3 Dec 1773 in Norton, Durham Co, England; Death: 12 Mar 1849 in Coverdale, Albert Co, New Brunswick. Married: 22 Oct 1798 in Pollet River, Westmorland Co, New Brunswick to Eunice Reynolds; Sex: F; Birth: 3 Feb 1778 in Amherst, Cumberland Co, Nova Scoita; Death: 13 Feb 1861 in Pollet River, Westmorland Co, New Brunswick]
    13. 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: 12H8-Z62
    14. 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. 126
      Text: Year of death
    15. 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: No CLCS reference Number
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