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Nelson Rockefeller

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Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President


    Christopher Avery

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    • 5th Great-grandfather of Nelson Rockefeller — 8th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 234 
    • Birth Date:
    • 23 Jan 1679/1680 
    • Birth Location:
    • Groton, New London, Connecticut 
    • Christening Date:
    • 28 Feb 1679/1680 
    • Christening Location:
    • First Church, New London, New London Co., Connecticut 
    • Death Date:
    • 20 Jan 1753 
    • Death Location:
    • Groton, New London, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Apr 1714 
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  • Additional marriages for Christopher Avery


    • Spouse:
    • Abigail Parke
    • Marriage Date:
    • 19 Dec 1704
    • Marriage Location:
    • Preston, New London, Connecticut

    • Spouse:
    • Esther Hammond
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Jan 1735

    • Spouse:
    • Susanna Baker

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  • Sources for Christopher Avery

    • 1 Avery, Elroy McKendree and Catharine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, The Groton Avery Clan, Cleveland: Unknown (1912), Vol. 1, pp. 102, 124-126.
    • 2 Cutter, William Richard, ed., New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of . . . Volume 2, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1914), 1001.
    • 3 Morgan, Nathaniel H., Morgan Genealogy: A History of James Morgan, of New London, Conn., and His Descendants; From 1607 to 1869, Hartford: Press of Case, Lockwood and Brainard (1869), 45.