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  • ID: I935
  • Name: Wait Squier
  • Surname: Squier
  • Given Name: Wait
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 5 Jul 1767 in Lanesboro, Massachusetts
  • Death: 9 Jan 1858/1859 in New Haven, Vermont
  • _UID: 0609AA643D0B6F4B9C431DD7FF4F4526ABC4
  • Note: 540 HISTORY OF ADDISON COUNTY.Wait Squier came to Cornwall in July, 1788, built a log blacksm ith shop, cleared several acres of land and sowed to wheat, and returned to Massachusetts i n the fall. In 1789 he pursued a similar course. In 1790 he married Hannah Powell, of Lanesbo ro, and came to Cornwall and took up his residence, and remained there four years. In 1794 h e removed to New Haven and bought the farm now owned by Edward S. Dana, and somewhat later bu ilt the handsome and commodious residence which was destroyed by fire in 1865. About 1830 h e sold his farm to his son Calvin, and built the house and store on the corner at the village , now owned by Caroline Eaton, where he resided until his death, January 9, 1858, aged ninety -one years. He had three sons and four daughters, who reached maturity --Wait, jr., Calvin, M iles P., Laura, Lorinda, Aurelia, and Huldana. Laura and Lorinda married and lived in town, a s elsewhere stated. Huldana married William G. Henry, of Bennington, who removed to Grand Rap ids, Mich., and afterward to Detroit, and she died in 1880. Her daughter is the wife of Gener al R. A. Alger, the present governor of Michigan. Aurelia married P. M. Henry, of Bennington , a prominent citizen of that town, who about 1865 removed to Geneva, N. Y., where they stil l reside. Miles P. Squier, D. D., was graduated at Middlebury College and entered the ministr y.
  • Change Date: 18 Jun 2006 at 23:32:27



    Father: Andrew Squier b: 1731 in Woodbury, Connecticut
    Mother: Huldah Bronson b: 22 May 1730

    Marriage 1 Hannah Powell b: 23 Feb 1769 in Lanesboro, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
    • Married: 18 Jan 1790 in Lanesboro, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts
    Children
    1. Has Children Wait Squier b: 30 Sep 1790 in Cornwall, VT
    2. Has No Children Miles Squier b: 4 May 1792
    3. Has No Children Calvin Squier b: 4 Apr 1795
    4. Has No Children Lyman Squier b: 1797
    5. Has No Children Sarah Squier b: 22 Apr 1799
    6. Has Children Lorinda Squier b: 1 Jan 1803 in Vermont
    7. Has Children Laura Squier b: 1802 in New Haven, Vermont
    8. Has No Children Lyman Squier b: 14 Jul 1806
    9. Has No Children Aurelia Squier b: 18 May 1809 in Vermont
    10. Has Children Huldana Squier b: 22 Jul 1811 in New Haven, Addison Co., VT

    Marriage 2 Mrs. Olive Carey b: 1781
    • Married: 15 Jun 1823
    • Note: Eldridge, William Henry, Henry genealogy : the descendants of Samuel Henry of Hadley and Amhe rst, Mass., 1734-1790 and Lurana (Cady) Henry, his wife, Boston: Press of T.R. Marvin & Son , 1915, 275 pgs.

    Marriage 3 Mrs. Lois Douglas b: 1782
    • Married: 18 Mar 1830
    • Note: Eldridge, William Henry, Henry genealogy : the descendants of Samuel Henry of Hadley and Amhe rst, Mass., 1734-1790 and Lurana (Cady) Henry, his wife, Boston: Press of T.R. Marvin & Son , 1915, 275 pgs.

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