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Jacob Dauchy

Male 1768 - 1857  (89 years)


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  • Name Jacob Dauchy  [1, 2
    Born 2 Mar 1768  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    HEAL Cause of death: Infirmities of age  [1
    Occupation Farmer  [1
    Died 26 Dec 1857  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried 28 Dec 1858  Ridgefield Burying Ground, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Named on List of Parishioners, St. Stephen's Church, 1784-1800, p. 86

      A tax of three pence on the Pound to be made of the List of the First Episcopal Society in Ridgefield, 4 Aug 1791. p. 13; Jacob Dauchy voted to be a Collector of the said Tax, 15 Aug 1792. p. 16

      Jacob Dauchy, Esq. named moderator, vestryman, lay delegate to annual convention at various church meetings, 1818-1844

      27 Mar 1826, Jacob Dauchy to find new clergyman, p. 55

      14 Apr 1828, advertisements for notices of Society meetings to be posted at various places, including the shop of Jacob Dauchy, Esq., p. 56

      Listed as Communicant of St. Stephen's Church Ridgefield April 1852, confined by age, p. 34

      Named on List of Communicants, St. Stephen's Church, p. 31

      Master of Jerusalem Lodge No. 49 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, p. 341

      Jacob Dauchy, Sen. departed hence Dec. 26, 1857, p. 34

      Jacob Dauchy, Sen. died aged 90 years, p. 51

      Widower at time of death

      1800 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Ridgefield, Jacob Dauchy, 5 males <10 (Charles, Walter, Josiah, Philip, Jacob) 1 male 10-15 (David), 1 male 26-44 (Jacob), 1 female <10 (Polly), 1 female 26-44 (Lois), 1 female 45+ (Jacob's mother Mary?)

      1850 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Ridgefield, Jacob Dauchy, 82, farmer, value of real estate 5000, born Ridgefield, CT, Daniel Dean 33, farmer, born CT, Hannah Dean 33, born NY, Horace Dean 9, born Ridgefield, CT [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]
    Person ID I13995  Mindrum
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2015 

    Father Vivus Dauchy,   b. 1707, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1795, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Mary Keeler,   b. 10 Oct 1725, Wilton Parish (Norwalk), Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1816, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 1754  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F9745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lois Bennett,   d. 27 Jun 1841, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 May 1789  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. David Dauchy,   b. 18 Jul 1790, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1827, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     2. Charles Dauchy,   b. 27 Sep 1791, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1833, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. Walter/Watts Dauchy,   b. 31 Dec 1792, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1857, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Josiah Dauchy,   b. 17 Mar 1794, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1873, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Philip Dauchy,   b. 20 Dec 1795, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1839, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. Polly Sanford Dauchy,   b. 20 Nov 1797, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1890  (Age 92 years)
     7. Jacob Dauchy, Jr.,   b. 21 Mar 1799, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1883, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Keeler Dauchy,   b. 8 Jan 1801, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1888, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     9. Rachel Dauchy,   b. 26 Feb 1803, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1894  (Age 91 years)
     10. Phebe Dauchy,   b. 28 Feb 1805, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1892, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 26 May 2002 
    Family ID F9723  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Dauchy, Jacob
    Dauchy, Jacob

  • Sources 
    1. [S190] Ridgefield, CT Vital Records.

    2. [S292] A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, James Boughton, A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, (1903), p. 24.

    3. [S209] Ridgefield Cemetery Records, Ridgefield Public Library, month, day, year.

    4. [S212] Old Volume 2, St. Stephen’s Church Records, Ridgefield,CT.

    5. [S213] Old Volume I, St. Stephen’s Church, 1728-1847, Ridgefield, CT.

    6. [S193] George L. Rockwell, The History of Ridgefield Connecticut, (1898).

    7. [S4081] 1800 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Ridgefield, Roll 1, page 80, image 46.

    8. [S4066] 1850 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Ridgefield, page 161.

    9. [S192] Jeanne White, GGGranddaughter, Mary Augusta Dauchy.

    10. [S2761] Wesley B. Keeler, Keeler Family: Ralph Keeler of Norwalk, CT and some of his descendants, (Gateway Press, 1985), p. 10.