Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyEllen O. Boyens

Parents

FatherDaniel Boyens (1812 - 1900)
MotherMary Ann Frissell (1814 - 1893)

Personal Information

Record Created: 27 February 2010; Last Edited: 14 April 2014 
NameEllen O. Boyens
GenderFemale
Born December 1839 in Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Married ca. 1855 to _____ Chapman9
Married ca. 1866 to John H. Tefft4
Married ca. 1888 to Ezra S. Bennett6, 7
Died 19361, 2
Buried in Carey Cemetery, Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut1, 2
PhotosGravestone of Ellen O. Boyens 

Family

Spouse 1Family_____ Chapman
Born
Married ca. 1855 to Ellen O. Boyens
  
Children of Ellen O. Boyens and _____ Chapman:
  
+1.FamilyElizabeth A. ‘Lizzie’ Chapman
Born March 1862 in New Jersey
Married ca. 1881 to Frank L. Weaver
Died 1948
  
Spouse 2FamilyJohn H. Tefft (son of Stephen Tefft and Rebecca _____)
Born November 1844 in Jewett City, New London County, Connecticut
Married ca. 1866 to Ellen O. Boyens
Married ca. 1888 to Jeanette Groves
Died 2 June 1916 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
  
Children of Ellen O. Boyens and John H. Tefft:
  
+1.FamilyElmer James Tefft, Sr.
Born 12 April 1867 in Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut
Married 19 July 1887 in Griswold, New London County, Connecticut to Jessie Louise McClure
Died 27 April 1935 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
  
+2.FamilyAnnie D. Tefft
Born August 1868 in Connecticut
Partnered with (unidentified)
Married ca. 1895 to Horace C. Chapman
Died 10 December 1957 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
  
3.FamilyOrion L. Tefft
Born ca. 1870
Died 16 March 1885
  
+4.FamilyLuella Mabel Tefft
Born 15 September 1873 in Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut
Married ca. 1892 to Charles Timothy Senay
Died 12 August 1960 in New London, New London County, Connecticut
  
5.FamilyNellie M. Tefft
Born June 1879
Died before 1900
  
Spouse 3FamilyEzra S. Bennett
Born May 1854 in Connecticut
Married ca. 1888 to Ellen O. Boyens
Died 1932
  

Sources

  1. Windham County, Connecticut, Cemetery Records, Volume 1. Available at Ancestry.com.
  2. Headstone, Carey Cemetery, Canterbury, Connecticut, Ellen O. Boyens His Wife 1839-1936
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1850, Connecticut, Windham County, Killingly, family of Daniel Boyns.
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1870, Connecticut, Windham County, Canterbury, Page No. 39.
  5. U.S. Federal Census, 1880, Connecticut, Windham County, Town of Scotland, Enumeration District 146, Page 5.
  6. U.S. Federal Census, 1900, Connecticut, New London County, Norwich, Enumeration District 474, Sheet 28A, Ezra S. and Ellen O. Bennett. Their ages and birth years conflict with several other records and are probably inaccurate here.
  7. U.S. Federal Census, 1910, Connecticut, New London County, Norwich, Enumeration District 541, Sheet 5A, Ezra S. and Ellen O. Bennett. Their ages conflict with several other records and are probably inaccurate here.
  8. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Connecticut, New London County, Norwich, Enumeration District 289, Sheet 5B, Ezra S. and Ellen O. Bennett. Their ages conflict with several other records and are probably inaccurate here.
  9. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, Connecticut, New London County, Norwich, Enumeration District 6-53, Sheet 12B, Ezra S. and Ellen O. Bennett. Their ages conflict with several other records and are probably inaccurate here. This census shows that Ellen was 16 at first marriage.