Benjamin Graves

ID#  516, (1769-1830)
4th great-grandfather of Faye Louise Doyle
Ancestors of Rev. Roswell Graves
     Benjamin Graves was born on 25 July 1769 in East Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut.1,2 He was the son of Roswell Graves and Elizabeth Driggs.1,2 He married first Lucy Arnold, daughter of Joseph Arnold and Hulda Hubbard, on 24 November 1790 in Millington Church, East Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut.1,3 He was ordained on 3 Oct 1803 and served as pastor of Old South Church in Middletown, Connecticut for 30 years. He married second Esther Miller, daughter of Joshua Miller and Anna Starr, on 25 August 1810. He died on 25 August 1830 in Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, at age 61.1
Last Edited=23 Jan 2011

Children of Benjamin Graves and Lucy Arnold

Children of Benjamin Graves and Esther Miller


  1. [S25] Lineage application of Bertha May Graves Sealock, #443473, DAR.
  2. [S10] David Taft, Pedigree Resource File Disc 15., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT: LDS Family History Library), Graves family.
  3. [S158] Fredrick W Bailey, Early Connecticut Marriages (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1968).
  4. [S1069] Barbara Hill, "re: Esther (Miller) Graves," e-mail message from e-mail address (Berkeley, California) to Faye West, 22 Jan 2011, (cites John Graves, 1635 Settler of Concord, MA and His Descendants by Kenneth Vance Graves (Wrentham, Mass., 2002)).