Raquel Welch

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Raquel Welch

Movie Actress


    Benjamin Wait

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    • 11th Generation — 8th Great-grandfather of Raquel Welch
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 1700 
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    • Death Date:
    • 29 Feb 1704 
    • Death Location:
    • Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Jun 1670 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Benjamin Wait was killed during the raid on Deerfield, Massachusetts, by French and Indian forces during Queen Anne's War (aka Meadow Fight).

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  • Sources for Benjamin Wait

    • 2 Allen Charles Edwin, comp., The Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Vermont: First Year Book 1906, Burlington, Vermont: Free Press Printing Co. (1906), 44, 46, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 3 Boltwood, Lucius Manlius, Genealogies of Hadley Families: Embracing the Early Settlers of the Towns of Hatfield, South Hadley, Amherst and Granby, Northampton: Metcalf and Company, Printers (1862), 146, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Temple, Josiah Howard, History of the Town of Whatley, Mass: Including a Narrative of Leading Events from the First Planting of Hatfield . . ., Boston: T. R. Marvin and Son (1872), 275, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Vinton, John Adams, The Giles Memorial: Genealogical Memoirs of the Families Bearing the Names of Giles, Gould, Holmes, Jennison . . ., Boston: Henry W. Dutton and Son (1864), 281, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 6 Wells, Daniel White and Reuben Field Wells, A History of Hatfield, Massachusetts, Springfield, Massachusetts: F. C. H. Gibbons (1910), 375, Internet Archive (Digital Library).

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