Waitstill Warner1

#12522, (6 November 1701 - circa March 1703/4)
Relationship1st cousin 7 times removed of William David Lewis
Father*Ebenezer Warner1 (1676 - )
Mother*Waitstill Smead1 (1679/80 - c 1703/4)
Birth*6 November 1701She was born on 6 November 1701.1 
29 February 1703/4She was captured in the Deerfield Raid and Massacre on 29 February 1703/4 at Deerfield, Massachusetts. She either died on the route to Canada or remained there, never redeemed; Deerfield French and Indian raid.2,3,4,5 
Death*circa March 1703/4She died circa March 1703/4.6 


  1. [S762] Thomas W. Baldwin, compiler, Vital Records of Deerfield Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company, 1920), p. 132.
  2. [S1512] John Williams, The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion (Boston: Samuel Hall, 1795). Reprinted Springfield, Mass.: H. R. Huntting Co., 1908, pp. 171-172. Hereinafter cited as Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion.
  3. [S741] George Sheldon, History of Deerfield, Massachusetts, Volume 1 (Greenfield, Mass.: E.A. Hall and Co., 1895), 308, 309. Has Henry Nims as age 12. He was 22.
  4. [S741] George Sheldon, History of Deerfield I, p. 304-05.
  5. [S1230] Emma Lewis Coleman, New England Captives Carried to Canada between 1677 and 1760. Two volumes (Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press, 1925).
  6. [S741] George Sheldon, History of Deerfield I, p. 309, taken captive and killed on the march from Deerfield.