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Simon Wolcott

Simon Wolcott

Male 1625 - 1687  (62 years)

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  • Name Simon Wolcott 
    Born 11 Sep 1624/25  Gaulden Manor, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 25
    Immigration say 1635  [2, 6, 8, 12, 13, 22, 23
     
    • Simon's parents emigrated to New England when he was about five. He, and his siblings were sent for within ten years after, but the exact time of their arrival we have not been able to ascertain. [19, 24]
    Residence Oct 1636  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 23
    Occupation say 1640  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Freeman 1654  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 22
    Land/House Apr 1661  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 24
    Married 17 Oct 1661  Hold Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9
    Land/House 1667 and 1668  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 24
    Offices Held 1668  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Offices Held 1671  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Occupation 12 Oct 1671  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 11 Aug 1673  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 15, 24
    Offices Held 1674  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 24
    Moved To 1675  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 19, 24
    Residence 1680  South Windsor, Hartford Count, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Land/House 13 May 1680  South Windsor, Hartford Count, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Land/House 1686  South Windsor, Hartford Count, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 24
    Died 11 Sep 1687  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 21, 23, 24, 25
    Buried say 13 Sep 1687  Palisado Cemetery, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 15, 24
    Complier's Note 1941  [9, 15, 24
    Web References 2019 
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I16566 
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2020 

    Father Henry Wolcott, Esq,   c. 6 Dec 1579, Bishops Lydeard, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1655, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Joanna Cook,   b. 5 Aug 1638, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1657, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)  [1, 8, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, 24
    Married 19 Mar 1657  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 12, 14, 16, 18, 24
    Age at Marriage He was 31 years - She was 18 years 
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F8440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Pitkin,   c. 12 Oct 1639, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1719, East Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)  [1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25
    Married 17 Oct 1661  Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 8, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, 24
    Age at Marriage He was 36 years - She was 22 years 
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F8438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Sep 1624/25 - Gaulden Manor, Tolland, Somersetshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence -
    - Oct 1636 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut
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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - say 1640 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 1654 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Mar 1657 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - Apr 1661 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Oct 1661 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 1667 and 1668 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1668 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1671 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 12 Oct 1671 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - - 11 Aug 1673 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1674 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - 1675 - Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Sep 1687 - Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - say 13 Sep 1687 - Palisado Cemetery, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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    Signature of Simon Wolcott

  • Sources 
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    2. [S1622] anonymous. "Memoir of Hon. Oliver Wolcott, Sen, Governor of Connecticut, 1796-7" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume XXVI, January 1872), Secondary Source.

    3. [S1524] Dean, John. "Medfield's Contribution to Harvard College, 1678", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume X, 1856), Secondary Source.

    4. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com), Secondary Source.
      Memorial ID 8275835 Simon Wolcott

    5. [S1234] Gibbs, George. "Memoir of Oliver Wolcott", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume IV, 1850), Secondary Source.

    6. [S241] Griggs, Dan. McNall Genealogy, (manuscript, 2003), Secondary Source.

    7. [S1620] Hinman, Royal R. Catalogue of Names of the First Puritan Settlers, (Hartford, Connecticut: Royal R. Hinman, 1846), Secondary Source.

    8. [S1884] Jackson, Joseph C. British and American Family of Wolcott: Origin, Lineage, Service, (New York: Joseph C. Jackson, 1912), Secondary Source.

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    11. [S1880] Pitkin, Albert Palmer. Pitkin Family of America: A Genealogy of the Descendants of William Pitkin, the Progenitor of the Family in this Country, from his Arrival from England in 1659 to 1886 ... Also Additional Notes of the Descendants of Martha Pitkin, who Married Simon Wolcott, (Hartford, Connecticut: Case, Lockwood and Company, 1887), Secondary Source.

    12. [S1627] Rudd, Alice Böhmer. Wolcott Genealogy: The Family of Henry Wolcott, one of the First Settlers of Windsor, Connecticut, (Washington, DC: Guild Publishing Company, 1950), Secondary Source.

    13. [S1882] Salisbury, Edward Elbridge. Family-Histories and Genealogies, (New Haven, Connecticut: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1892), Secondary Source.

    14. [S956] Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, volume IV, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1862), Tertiary Source.

    15. [S1881] Stiles, Henry Reed. The History and Genealogies of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut: Including East Windsor, South Windsor, Bloomfield, Windsor Locks, and Ellington, 1635-1891, Volume 2, (Hartford, Connecticut: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1891), Secondary Source.

    16. [S1887] Stott, Clifford L. "Humphrey Blake (1494?-1558) and his Descendants in New England and South Carolina: Blake, Richards, Selleck, Torrey, and Wolcott", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 163, 2009), Secondary Source.

    17. [S1885] Talcott, Mary Kingsbury. "Notes on the Pitkin Ancestry in England", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume LXVI, 1912), Secondary Source.

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    20. [S1235] W, W. H. "Researches among Funeral Sermons" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII, 1864), Secondary Source.

    21. [S1625] Wolcott, Chandler. Record of the Descendants of James and Miriam Wolcott, (Rochester, New York: Chandler Wolcott, 1907), Secondary Source.

    22. [S1626] Wolcott, Chandler. Wolcott Genealogy: The Family of Henry Wolcott, One of the First Settlers of Windsor, Conn., (Rochester, New York: Genese Press, 1912), Secondary Source.

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

    24. [S1623] Wolcott, Samuel. Memorial of Henry Wolcott, One of the First Settlers of Windsor, Connecticut, and of Some of His Descendants, (New York: Anson D. F. Randolph and Company, 1881), Secondary Source.

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