Second Generation

2. Nicholas Ezekiel2 Hammitt (George1)(2065) was born in Sandusky, Ohio 1807. Nicholas died 1890 at 83 years of age.

He married Sarah Ann Godown Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, March 11, 1843. by the Rev. P. O. Studdiford, On the 11th Mar 1843, inst., by Edmund Dalrymple, Ezekiel Hammett, to Sarah Ann Godown, all of Delaware

Sarah was born Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ 1824. Some research has the birth date as 1815, the 1850 census has he at 26 so that would make her birth year about 1824. This fits with the missing daughter of Isaac in the 1830 and 1840 census. I have used 1824 as her birth date. Sarah(2066) was the daughter of Isaac Godown and Permelia Myers.

Sarah died 1893 at 69 years of age. In the 1850 census Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ page 128, Nicholas (age 41) is recorded with Sarah (age 26), John (age 8), Rhoda (age 5), Vanmeter (age 4), Justus (age 1). Nicholas is a laborer born in Ohio.

In the 1860 census Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ page 381, Nicholas (age 49) is recorded with Sarah (age 46), Justus (age 11), Albertus (age 9), and George (age 5).. Nicholas is a laborer.

In the 1870 census Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ page 159, Nicholas (age 62) is recorded with Sarah (age 56), Rhoda (age 26), Justus (age 21), Albertus (age 17), and George (age 14).. Nicholas is noted as a farmer with the three boys noted as working on the farm.

In the 1880 census Middletown, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania page 170, Nicholas (age 73), and Sarah (age 65) are recorded with their son Justice (age 30) and family.

Nicholas Ezekiel Hammitt and Sarah Ann Godown had the following children:

child 5 i. John3 Hammitt(2067) was born Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ 1843. John died 1866 Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 23 years of age.

child 6 ii. Rhoda M Hammitt was born Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ 1844.

child + 7 iii. VanMeter Perigen Hammitt was born September 1, 1845.

child + 8 iv. Justus Leland Hammitt was born 1849.

child + 9 v. Albertus Godown Hammitt was born March 10, 1852.

child 10 vi. George E Hammitt(2068) was born Delaware Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ 1855. George died 1910 at 55 years of age.

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