Ensign Rutherford HAYES, Sr
- Born: 29 Jul 1756, Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
- Married: 1779
- Died: 25 Sep 1836, West Brattleboro, , Vermont, USA
Grandfather of Rutherford B Hayes President of the United States.
3rd Cousin of Colonel Levi BARBER Sr.
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:
"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..."
Holcombe Family Genealogy
James and Randal Holcombe
Family of President R. B. Hayes
59. Ensign Rutherford4 Hayes (Capt. Ezekiel3, Daniel2, George1)(33) was born Branford, CT July 29, 1756. Rutherford died September 25, 1836 West Brattleboro, VT, at 80 years of age.
He married Chloe Smith 1779. Chloe was born South Hadley, MA November 10, 1762. Chloe was the daughter of Israel Smith Col. and Abigail Chandler. Chloe died February 17, 1847 Brattleboro, VT, at 84 years of age.
Ensign Rutherford Hayes and Chloe Smith had the following child:
+ 78 i. Rutherford5 Hayes was born January 4, 1787.
Rutherford married Chloe SMITH in 1779. (Chloe SMITH was born on 10 Nov 1762 in Wethersfield, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA, christened in South Hadley, , Massachusetts, USA and died on 17 Nov 1847 in Brattleboro, , Vermont, USA.)