Elizabeth Wakeman1

#11326, (circa 1638 - )
Relationship7th great-grandmother of William David Lewis
Father*John Wakeman2 (c 1599 - b 1661)
Mother*Elizabeth Hopkins3 (1610 - 1658)


Samuel Kitchell b. 1633, d. 1690
Children 1.Sarah Kitchell8 (1657 - 1657/58)
 2.Elizabeth Kitchell9 (1658/59 - )
 3.Abigail Kitchell+1 (1661 - )
 4.Mary Kitchell+10 (s 1662 - s 1672)
 5.Samuel Kitchell Jr.11 (s 1665 - )
 6. Susannah Kitchel+12,13,9 (s 1675 - )
Her married name was Kitchell.1 
Birth*circa 1638She was born circa 1638 at Worcestershire, EnglandG.4 
Baptism16 September 1638She was baptized on 16 September 1638 at Bewdley, Worcestershire, EnglandG.4 
Marriage*11 March 1656/57She married Samuel Kitchell, son of Robert Kitchell and Margaret Sheaffe, on 11 March 1656/57 at New Haven ColonyG.5,6 
1666/67She and Samuel Kitchell removed to Newark, New Jersey, in 1666/67.7 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis (#1)
Ancestors of William D. Lewis (#2)


  1. [S1088] Richard W. Cook, "John Warde and John Warde of Newark", Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey 57 (1982).
  2. [S753] Charles William Manwaring, compiler, A Digest of Early Connecticut Probate Records (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., Printers, 1904), I:158, citing original Vol. II:168-9. Hereinafter cited as Early Conn. Probate Records.
  3. [S1155] Robert P. Wakeman, Wakeman Genealogy 1630–1899 (Meriden, Conn.: Journal Publishing Co., 1900), p. 160.
  4. [S1155] Robert P. Wakeman, Wakeman Genealogy, p. 161.
  5. [S1153] Committee of the Connecticut Society, compiler, Vital Records of New Haven 1649–1850 (Hartford: The Connecticut Society of the Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 1917), I:3, citing sh. 4 of the records, "The names of prsons that haue bine maried," Samuell Kitchell and Elizabeth Wakeman were Married by mr Goodyeare the 11th of 1st mo 1656." [11 Mar 1657]
  6. [S1144] S.K, "Early Settlers in Morris County, N. J.", New England Historical and Genealogical Register VII (Jul 1853), p 267: "He married Elizabeth Wakeman, at New Haven, in 1651." [error, actually 1656]
  7. [S1143] George Chalmers McCormick, compiler, John Kitchel and Esther Peck: Their Ancestors, Descendants and Some Kindred Families (Fort Collins, Colorado: The Fort Collins Express, 1913), p. 17.
  8. [S882] J. Percy Crayon, Rockaway Records of Morris County, N. J., Families (Rockaway, N.J.: Rockaway Publishing Co., 1902), Reprinted 1982 by the Historical Society of Boonton Township, Inc., p. 248, " Children of first wife Elizabeth Wakeman: Sarah, born Dec 9, 1657, have no other records, probably died young."
  9. [S882] J. Percy Crayon, Rockaway Records of Morris County, N. J., Families, p. 249.
  10. [S1088] Richard W. Cook, "John Warde and John Warde of Newark", 62.
  11. [S882] J. Percy Crayon, Rockaway Records of Morris County, N. J., Families, p. 249, "Samuel, no records, probably died young."
  12. [S1143] George Chalmers McCormick, John Kitchel and Esther Peck, p. 19.
  13. [S1078] Lewis Publishing Co., Biographical and Genealogical History of Morris County New Jersey (New York: Lewis Publishing Co., 1899), I:194.