Abigail Reymes

ID #1541, (1621-b 1656)

Family: Nathaniel Brewster b. 1620, d. 18 Dec 1690

Biography

  • Last Edited: 3 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S5797] Donald Lines Jacobus, "The Family of Rev. Nathaniel Brewster", The American Genealogist , published July 1936, volume 12, 13 (Demorest, GA: David L Greene) , vol 13 p 113.
  2. [S1051] Gary Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants, viewed on-line at ancestry.com, p 485 - viewed on-line.
  3. [S4153] Dorothy, family tree titled "Dear Departed and Some Not So Dear", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named deardep, updated Jan 2011, viewed Mar 2013.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Jehu Burr

ID #1542, (c 1605-c 1654)

Family:

Biography

  • Jehu Burr was born c 1605, in England.1
  • Jehu immigrated in 1630 Jehu arrived in Massachusetts in the Winthrop fleet in 1630 from England.
  • Jehu was admitted freeman on 13 May 1631 in Roxbury, Massachusetts.1
  • In 1632 he was admitted to the Roxbury Church as member number 12 (an early member.)1
  • On 6 Aug 1635 the General Court appointed Jehu and John Johnson a committee for Roxbury and 2 from Boston to make a cart bridge over the Muddy River and the Stony River. In the records of General Court for 1 Mar 1635 - there was an argument about Mr. Dumar''s swine spoiling Jehu's corn.
  • In 1636 Jehu moved to Springfield, Massachusetts.1
  • The Mass. General Court in 1636 had granted the right to make settlements on the Great River (Conn. River) and Jehu and Matthew Mitchell were 2 of the 8 men who, under the leadership of William Pynchon, signed an agreement to undertake a settlement on the river. They purchased land on both sides of the river from the Indians for '18 fathoms of wampum, 18 coats, 18 hatchets, 18 hoes and 18 knives.
  • In Jan 1638 he was in Agawam (now Springfield) and was one of six appointed to 'set out the bounds of ye plantation up ye river on both sides of ye river and to mark ye trees for clearing of it.' (Thomas Merrick - see index) was also one. Spring 1636 8 men on foot, women and children on horseback, with portable possessions went to Agawam, which at that time was a part of Conn. Colony. Jehu was the town's first tax collector. Payment was in money and/or wampum at 4 a penny, or in good and merchantable beaver at 9s per pound. He was deputy to the General Court 5 Apr 1638. Deputy for Springfield to Conn Legislature April 1638 and Sep 1641. Deputy for Fairfield Sep 1645, Apr 1646.

    He may have married more than once.
  • In 1641 Jehu moved to Fairfield, Connecticut.1
  • In 1660 he was a Grand Juror. In 1661, 1664, 1668 he was appointed a commissioner for Fairfield. He was the Deputy for Springfield to the Connecticut Legislature in April 1638 and Sep 1641, and in Sep 1645 and Apr 1646 he was the Deputy for Fairfield.
  • He died c 1654 in Fairfield, Connecticut.1
  • ***Research Note: There is a connection between John Cable and Jehu Burr - possibly Jehu married John's sister.1
  • Last Edited: 6 Jul 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S1084] Robert Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633 Vols I-III, Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical society, 1995, p ?, viewed on-line at ancestry.com.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Esther Perry

ID #1543, (s 1679-)

Family: Daniel Burr b. 30 Jul 1670, d. 4 Nov 1748

Biography

  • Last Edited: 14 May 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.
  2. [S998] Marilynn Munoz, family tree titled "Marilynn Munoz Family Tree", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named marilyn_munoz, updated Nov 2014, viewed May 2015.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Robert Wasson Forbes

ID #1544, (1822-1907)

Family: Hannah M Edwards b. 5 Aug 1833, d. 7 Mar 1901

Biography

  • Robert Wasson Forbes was born on 27 Mar 1822, in New Haven, Connecticut.
  • He was a doctor.1
  • Robert Wasson Forbes appeared on the 1850 US Federal Census of New York City, New York County, New York, enumerated 24 Sep 1850, Four servants are listed with the household - Bridget age 35, Mary age 20, Ellen age 20 and Ellen age 25.1
  • He married Hannah M Edwards on Wednesday, 3 Oct 1855.
  • Robert and Hannah lived in Brooklyn, New York.
  • Robert Wasson Forbes and Hannah appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 1870, Enumerated with 5 servants (including a dressmaker & her daughter).2
  • Robert Wasson Forbes was a shipping merchant.3
  • Robert Wasson Forbes and Hannah appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 1880, Enumerated with 3 servants. 70 Willow St.3
  • Robert Wasson Forbes and Hannah appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, at 97 Columbia Heights, enumerated 13 Jun 1900.4
  • Robert Wasson Forbes died on 11 Feb 1907 at age 84 and was buried in Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Connecticut.5
  • Last Edited: 18 Sep 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S350] 1850 US Federal Census, n.p., New York County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert Forbes head of household, Ward 15 western half, roll M432_552, page 81A.
  2. [S346] 1870 US Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robt Forbes head of household, Ward 1, roll M593_946, page 67A.
  3. [S345] 1880 US Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert W Forbes head of household, roll 840, enumeration district 002, page 32D.
  4. [S344] 1900 US Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert W Forbes head of household, Ward 1, roll 1043, enumeration district 3, page 13A.
  5. [S338] Grove Street Cemetery, database, http://grovestreetcemetery.org, viewed July 2007.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Andrews

ID #1545, (s 1675-)

Family: Ellen Burr b. 26 Oct 1680

Biography

  • Last Edited: 11 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Whelpley

ID #1546, (1682-b 1708)

Family: Deborah Burr b. s 1682, d. c 1718

Biography

  • Last Edited: 3 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S508] Evelyn Beran, family tree titled "Sanford-Shulsen Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sanford-shulsen, updated Nov 2006, viewed Sep 2007.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Perry

ID #1547, (s 1682-)

Family: Deborah Burr b. s 1682, d. c 1718

Biography

  • Last Edited: 8 Jan 2012

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.
  2. [S508] Evelyn Beran, family tree titled "Sanford-Shulsen Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sanford-shulsen, updated Nov 2006, viewed Sep 2007.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Benjamin Strong

ID #1548, (s 1679-)

Family: Mehitabel Burr b. s 1684, d. b 1713

Biography

  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Wakeman

ID #1549, (1702-1753)

Family: Samuel Burr b. 20 Jun 1694, d. 21 Mar 1773

Biography

  • Last Edited: 13 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S444] Andrew, family tree titled "Ancestral Tree", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named andwai, updated May 2013, viewed Dec 2016.
  2. [S459] Margaret Sheffler, family tree titled "BANFILL-BUCK-HAWKINS-PIKE-PERRINE", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named mscheffler, updated Nov 2016, viewed Dec 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ruth Jennings

ID #1550, (1708-b 1787)

Family 1: Joseph Bulkley b. 9 May 1682, d. 6 May 1750

Family 2: Samuel Burr b. 20 Jun 1694, d. 21 Mar 1773

Biography

  • Last Edited: 13 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S508] Evelyn Beran, family tree titled "Sanford-Shulsen Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sanford-shulsen, updated Nov 2009, viewed Nov 2009.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Sep 2009, viewed Nov 2009.
  3. [S508] Evelyn Beran, family tree titled "Sanford-Shulsen Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sanford-shulsen, updated Jan 2016, viewed Sep 2016.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Bulkley1

ID #1551, (1682-1750)

Family 1: Esther Bulkley b. 30 Jan 1683/84, d. 18 Mar 1725/26

Family 2: Ruth Jennings b. 11 Apr 1708, d. b 2 Apr 1787

Biography

  • Last Edited: 13 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S508] Evelyn Beran, family tree titled "Sanford-Shulsen Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sanford-shulsen, updated Oct 2009, viewed Nov 2009.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Sep 2009, viewed Nov 2009.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Curtiss

ID #1552, (1650-1742)

Family: Bethia Booth b. 18 Aug 1658, d. 2 Aug 1699

Biography

  • Joseph Curtiss was born on 12 Nov 1650, in Stratford, Connecticut.
  • He married Bethia Booth, daughter of Richard Booth and Elizabeth Hawley, on Monday, 9 Nov 1676 in Stratford, Connecticut.1
  • Joseph was a prominent citizen of Stratford and was town clerk for 57 years from 1678 to 1728. From 1698 to 1721 he was the Assistent to the Governor, judge of the County Court for several years. In Oct 1709 he was on a committee of war for the county of Fairfield. Lieutenant in the town band. Known as 'the Worshipful Joseph Curtiss'. Deputy from Stratford May and July 1686, May & Oct 1689, May 1690, May 1691, May & Jun 1692, May & Sep 1693, May 1694. Ensign in company raised for was March 1692-93. Commissioner for Stratford 1692-97. Associate Judge Fairfield County Court 1698. Judge of County Court 1711, 1725. Committee of War, Fairfield County Oct 1709. Justice 1722-28.
  • Joseph Curtiss died in 1742 in Stratford, Connecticut.
  • Last Edited: 24 Mar 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S5754] Jbartlett8587, family tree titled "Ufford-Bartlett Family Tree", ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com, viewed Jun 2014.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Bethia Booth

ID #1553, (1658-1699)

Family: Joseph Curtiss b. 12 Nov 1650, d. 1742

Biography

  • Last Edited: 24 Mar 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S5754] Jbartlett8587, family tree titled "Ufford-Bartlett Family Tree", ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com, viewed Jun 2014.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Welles

ID #1554, (1648-1713/14)

Family: Mary Hollister b. s 1646

Biography

  • Last Edited: 24 Mar 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Apr 2007, viewed Oct 2007.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Mar 2003, viewed Sep 2008.
  3. [S1015] James R Hancock, family tree titled "Hancock Family and Connections", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named hanser5, updated Aug 2008, viewed Aug 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Hollister

ID #1555, (s 1646-)

Family: John Welles b. 24 May 1648, d. 24 Mar 1713/14

Biography

  • Last Edited: 17 Apr 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S204] Assumption of Researcher.
  2. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Apr 2007, viewed Oct 2007.
  3. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Mar 2003, viewed Sep 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Eunice Welles

ID #1556, (1721-c 1748)

Family: Thomas Lewis b. 6 Aug 1716, d. 20 Aug 1777

Biography

  • Last Edited: 5 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S789] Marian, family tree titled "H.A.M.'s Tree", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named m-magers, updated Aug 2007, viewed Aug 2008.
  2. [S996] Robert, family tree titled "Holtz, Ferris, Koehn, Covell and Related Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bob_1, updated Jul 2008, viewed Aug 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Robert Welles

ID #1557, (1688-)

Family: Eunice Curtiss b. 1 Aug 1699

Biography

  • Last Edited: 5 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Apr 2007, viewed Oct 2007.
  2. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Mar 2003, viewed Sep 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Eunice Curtiss

ID #1558, (1699-)

Family: Robert Welles b. Sep 1688

Biography

  • Last Edited: 5 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S957] Charlotte, family tree titled "Charlotte's Web", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named cbrennan, updated Jul 2007, viewed Oct 2007 , Not Available as of Jan 2015.
  2. [S957] Charlotte, family tree titled "Charlotte's Web", RootsWeb WorldConnect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named cbrennan, updated Jul 2007, viewed Oct 2007 , Not Available as of Jan 2015.
  3. [S994] Patrick Thomas, family tree titled "Thomas-Barnett Family, 4/2007, 3-2008", RootsWeb World Connect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named :3297052, updated Apr 2007, viewed Oct 2007.
  4. [S999] Julie Barrows, family tree titled "Black/NobleCT", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named blackandnob, updated Mar 2003, viewed Sep 2008.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Michael Flagg

ID #1559, (1650/51-1711)

Biography

  • Michael Flagg was born on 23 Mar 1650/51.
  • He died on 16 Oct 1711 at age 60.
  • Last Edited: 4 Jan 2008

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Phebe Judson

ID #1560, (1691-1753)

Family: Joseph Lewis b. 1683

Biography

  • Last Edited: 21 Feb 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S417] George, family tree titled "The Descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named gmb633, updated Jul 2006, viewed Apr 2008.
  2. [S996] Robert, family tree titled "Holtz, Ferris, Koehn, Covell and Related Families", RootsWeb WorldConnect, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named bob_1, updated Jul 2008, viewed Aug 2008.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.