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Henry Wolcott, Esq

Male 1579 - 1655  (~ 75 years)


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  • Name Henry Wolcott 
    Suffix Esq 
    Christened 6 Dec 1579  Bishops Lydeard, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence Abt 1607  Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Emigration 1630  Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Henry and his family first settled in Dorchester, Massachusetts. 
    Residence Oct 1636  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Office Held 1643  [1, 4
    He was elected to the House of Magistrates of Connecticut, and served for the rest of his life. 
    Died 30 May 1655  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Buried Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Here under lyeth the body of
      Henry Wolcot
      sometimes a
      Maiestrate of this jvrisdiction
      who died ye 30th day of
      May Anno salutis 1655
      Ætatis 73
    Person ID I1005  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2018 

    Father John Wolcott 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Joan Cross,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 9 Feb 1578/79  Bishops Lydeard, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Saunders,   c. 20 Dec 1584, Lydiard St Lawrence, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1655, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1606  Lydeard St Lawrence, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 7
    Children 
     1. John Wolcott,   b. 1 Oct 1607, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1655, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
     2. Henry Wolcott, Esq.,   b. 21 Jan 1610, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1680, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     3. George Wolcott,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1663, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Christopher Wolcott,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1662, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +5. Anna Wolcott,   b. 1620, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1677, Lyme, New London County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [Birth]
     6. Mary Wolcott,   b. Abt 1622, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1689, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)  [Birth]
     7. Simon Wolcott,   b. 11 Sep 1625, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1687, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Dec 1579 - Bishops Lydeard, Somersetshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jan 1606 - Lydeard St Lawrence, Somersetshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1607 - Tolland, Somersetshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - Henry and his family first settled in Dorchester, Massachusetts. - 1630 - Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Oct 1636 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 May 1655 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S705] Keatley, Vivien Bulloch. The Cooley Genealogy, the Descendants of Ensign Benjamin Cooley, (Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Co., 1941).

    2. [S241] Griggs, Dan. McNall Genealogy, (manuscript, 2003).

    3. [S1228] Hyde, Myrtle Stevens. "A Wolcott Correction", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume 157, July 2003).

    4. [S1229] Wolcott, Frederick. "Genealogies - The Wolcott Family", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume I, July 1847).

    5. [S1193] Parsons, Samuel H. "Record of Marriages and Births in the Town of Windsor, in Connecticut" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume V, 1851).

    6. [S1230] Drake, Samuel G. "Decease of the Fathers of New England Chronologically Arranged" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume I, 1847).

    7. [S1231] Woodward, Ashbel. "Brief Memoirs and Notices of Prince's Subscribers" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume IX, 1855).