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Welcome to
The Avery Memorial

The Avery Memorial Association is a family organization of descendants of Christopher Avery and his only son James.

Visit these Groton Destinations

See where our
Ancestors lived

And visit their final resting places.

Ebenezer Avery House

The Ebenezer Avery House is located on Fort Street in Groton, CT on the grounds of Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park.

Avery-Morgan Cemetery

The Avery-Morgan Cemetery was the first Avery burying ground in Groton and remains one of the oldest in town.

Memorial at 'The Hive'

The owner of the homestead site, James Dension Avery, gave the land by deed of gift to the Avery Association.

Consider a Membership

Join Us

The Avery Memorial Association has two classes of members, as spelled out in its by-laws, amended last in 2007.

To become a member, you may document your descent from James Avery (1621-1700).

Additionally, you may participate as a Friend of the Avery Memorial Association.


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And a sub-section