Patrick Wall, Esq. was born in Ireland about 1740 and died 12 May 1815 age 75 yrs. He was a tailor in Boston during the American Revolution. He married (1) MARGARET T. SCHOLCRAFT. Margaret was born about 1737/1741 and died in Apr 1805 or 1809 age 68 yrs. They are buried in the Old Cemetery in Westminster. It is believed that this was the Mrs. MARGARET MONTRESOR, the widow of CREAN BRUSH of Ireland, New York City, and Westminster VT that he is said to have married. After their marriage, they lived in New York City and then removed to Westminster VT, where they lived in Crean Brush's house.

Mr. Wall married (3) ELIZABETH ERWIN of Westminster on 7 Jan 1812 in Westminster.

His widow, Elizabeth (Erwin) Wall married (2) ASA AVERILL on 2 May 1819 in Westminster. Elizabeth Erwin was born about 1767 and died 6 Feb 1830 age 63 yrs. Asa, the son of John Sr. and Mary (Phippen) Averill, was born in 1739 and died 25 Aug 1825 age 86 yrs [87th yr]. Asa married (1) ANNA CHAFFEE and (2) the Widow of PETER LOVEJOY.


Fairbanks, F. J., Rev. "The History of the East Parish," from The Double History of Westminster, Vermont, Abby Maria Hemenway, Editor (Chicago: Press of Jameson & Morse, 1885), p. 587.

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