1708–1776

Introduction

Born: Cir­ca 1708, Nor­wich, Eng­land.

Died: June 13, 1776, We­thers­field, Con­nec­ti­cut.

Buried: We­thers­field Vil­lage Ce­me­te­ry, We­thers­field, Con­nec­ti­cut.

Biography

Elizabeth was the daugh­ter of In­de­pen­dent min­is­ter Tho­mas Scott of Nor­wich, Eng­land.

In 1751, she mar­ried Eli­sha Will­iams (rec­tor at Yale Col­lege, 1726–39), and moved with him to Con­nec­ti­cut. After Eli­sha’s death, she mar­ried Will­iam Smith of New York, who also pre­de­ceased her.

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