n, CT in 1829 at the age of 22 years. He was the yougest of 11 child ren, educated at high school, and courier to his older brother. Hi s father was a land holder and large farmer in the Usk River Valley n ear the border of Wales and the junction of the Severn. The last 3 5 years was lived in New Milford and was know for his courteous manne r and kind heart. Originally married Saran Jewel on 2/11/1834, who p assed away on 7/9/1841.