Benjamin Graves

ID#  668, (1676/77-1752)
7th great-grandfather of Faye Louise Doyle
Ancestors of Rev. Roswell Graves
     Benjamin Graves was born on 2 March 1676/77 in Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. He was the son of Benjamin Graves and Mary Hoar. He married first Ruth Sterling, daughter of William Sterling and Mary Blaisdell, in 1697.1 He held several colonial offices. He lived in Colchester, New London County, Connecticut, in 1708. He married second Mary Hanes about 1711. He died on 30 December 1752 in Colchester, Connecticut, at age 75. He was buried in Colchester Burying Ground, Colchester, New London County, Connecticut.
Last Edited=20 Sep 2010

Children of Benjamin Graves and Ruth Sterling

Children of Benjamin Graves and Mary Hanes


  1. [S8] Fredrick A Vickers, The Compendium of American Genealogy (First Families of America) (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1968).
  2. [S25] Lineage application of Bertha May Graves Sealock, #443473, DAR.
  3. [S10] David Taft, Pedigree Resource File Disc 15., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT: LDS Family History Library), Graves family.