168. GEORGE6 SEYMOUR (Jared5, Thomas4, Thomas3, John2, Richard1), born at Hartford, Conn., 25 Dec. 1754, died there 17 Aug. 1820; married in Jan. 1780, MABEL SPENCER, born 3 Sept. 1755, died at Utica, N.Y., 3 Apr. 1838, daughter of Joseph.
He enlisted at Wethersfield, Nov. 1775, in Capt. Ezekiel Scotfs Co., Col. Samuel Wyllys' Regt, Connecticut Line, and was discharged Sept. 1776 on account of sickness. He was a Conductor (or Captain) of teams in the Commissary Department, 1777-78, and Assistant Commissary in 1781, and purchased and distributed provisions to the Army when it marched from Rhode Island to Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Yorktown.
His aunt, Mrs. Hephzibah Skinner, gave him a large part of her property, including the house she lived in on the south corner of Main and Mill Streets. His widow removed to Utica, N.Y., in 1821.
|Children, born at Hartford:|
|i.||HEPPY7, b. 31 Oct. 1780; d. 14 Dec. 1854; m. 14 May 1809, WILLIAM DODD, of Cincinnati, Ohio.|
|ii.||ANN, b. 31 July 1783; d. 18 Aug. 1861; m. 11 May 1815, JOSEPH SPENCER, of East Hartford, Conn.|
|iii.||MARTHA, b. 3 Sept. 1785; d. 23 Feb. 1871; m. May 1821, EPHRAIM HART, of Utica, N.Y.|
|iv.||GEORGE, b. 9 Mar. 1788; d. 8 Nov. 1820; m. Oct. 1812, CECILIA CARRION. Children:|
|v.||EMILY, b. 3 Mar. 1791; m. Dec. 1820, WILLIAM E. WHITE, of Cincinnati, Ohio.|
|vi.||JOSEPH JEFFREY, b. 27 Apr. 1793; d. June 1865; res. (1845) Cin¬cinnati, Ohio; m. Sept. 1818, CLARISSA BAGG. Children:|
|II.||Charles, res. Covington, Ky.|
|vii.||JANE, b. 17 Dec. 1795; d. 21 Feb. 1825; m. 20 June 1823, DR. MICHAEL WOLF.|