- Born: 6 Feb 1722/23, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
- Married: 26 Dec 1749, Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
- Died: 27 May 1773, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Greatgrandmother of Rutherford B Hayes President of the United States.
The Holcomb(e) Genealogy History and Directory, Jesse Seaver, Philadelphia PA, American Historical-Genealogical Society, 1925, vii 286p 27.5cm, CS71.H725 1925 and 1925a, p41:
"4 Martha: b. 15 Feb 1701; m. 1716 Daniel (b. 1686; d. 1756; 2ndson
of George Hayes)
I Ezekiel: b. 1724, Salmon Brook CT; m. (1) Rebecca (dau. Judge
John and Sarah (Trowbridge) Russell; (2) Mrs Abigail (Hitchcock)
i Rutherford: b. 1756; m. Chloe (dau. Col. Esrael and
Abigail (Chandler) Smith of Wethersfield CT.)
(1) Rutherford: b. 1787, Battleboro VT; m. Sophia
(dau. of Roger and Drusilla (Austin) Brichard, of
Delaware OH; merchant.
(I) PRESIDENT RUTHERFORD BRICHARD HAYES: 6 Oct
1822, Delaware OH; d. 17 Jan 1893, Fremont OH; buried at Private burial ground, Fremont; lawyer;
grad. Kenyon College, 1842; m. 1852 Lucy Ware
Webb (b. 1831; d. 1889); President of the United
States, 1877-1881; Republican; Methodist. They
had 7 sons and 1 daughter..."
Rebecca married Captain Ezekiel HAYES, son of Daniel HAYES and Martha HOLCOMB, on 26 Dec 1749 in Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA. (Captain Ezekiel HAYES was born on 21 Nov 1724 in Salmon Brook, Hartford, Connecticut, USA and died on 17 Oct 1807 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.)