Cyntha Wait1



Peletiah Phillips b. c 1756, d. 1833
Child 1.Submit Phillips4 (1789 - 1833)
Her married name was Phillips.1 
Marriage*17 February 1788She married Peletiah Phillips, son of Richard Phillips and Ruth Pitts, on 17 February 1788 at Ashfield, Massachusetts.1,2 
1790She and Peletiah Phillips appeared on the census of 1790 at Ashfield, Hampshire (now Franklin) Co., MassachusettsG.3 


  1. [S726] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Ashfield Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1942), p. 190. Pelatiah Phillips and Cyntha Wait, both of Ashfield, marr. 17 Feb 1788 (Cynthia, 7 Feb, in C. R. I.).
  2. [S989] Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Ashfield 1750–1895, Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook), compiler, Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, Town Records 1750–1857 (handwritten), p. 163, img. 44/122.
  3. [S268] 1790 U.S. Federal Census, image viewed online or Peletiah; 4 F/f [Cyntha, Submit, ____, ____].
  4. [S1290] Eva L. Moffatt, The Ancestry of William Forbes of Barre, Mass., and Montreal, Que., 1778-1833 (Victoria, B. C., Canada: privately printed, 1953), 38-39. William Forbes (1778-1833) marr. Submit Phillips, dau. of Peletiah and Cynthia (Wait) Phillips, in Brandon, VT, 24 Feb 1807. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of William Forbes.