1. EBENEZER SAWYER (son of EBENEZER & (---) SAWYER) was born 30 Dec 1756 at Metheun, Essex County Massachusetts. He served in the Revolutionary War. He came to Jefferson County and settled in the Town of Henderson. He died 1840, and he and his wife are buried in the Carpenter Cemetery in Henderson.
Note: Additional information about Ebenezer Sawyer is available in the Town of Henderson Child's History file and in the Fonda list of Jefferson County Revolutionary Veterans. For access to those files, click on the underlined words in this note.
He married about 1790
HANNAH WHITTIER, who was the daughter of DAVID & ABIGAIL (MORRILL) WHITTIER, Sr. She was born 7 Jan 1766 and died in Henderson. Of her seven children, we find only the names of two.
2 i CHARLES SAWYER married SARAH B. SHEPARD
3 ii RHODA SAWYER married WILLIAM WILKINSON
2. CHARLES SAWYER (son of EBENEZER & HANNAH (WHITTIER) SAWYER) was born in 1791. He came to Henderson previous to 1811, locating about half a mile west of the village. He served in the War of 1812 and afterward removed to Vermont.
He married 29 Dec 1821
SARAH B. SHEPARD, who was the daughter of JAMES & SARAH (RICHARDS) SHEPARD of Danville, Vermont.
Children, order unknown, SAWYER:
4 i FREDERICK SAWYER d.y.
5 ii SOPHIA SAWYER d.y.
6 iii HARRIET N. SAWYER married GEORGE A. THOMPSON
7 iv JAMES SAWYER
8 v ASA SAWYER
9 vi KATIE SAWYER married ADELBERT KILBY
10 vii CHARLES F. SAWYER married CHRISTIE A. KILBY, daughter of SYLVESTER & AUGUSTA (BATES) KILBY
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