Daniel T. Rogers(b. 1943) - all my relatives - pafc1918 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File

Daniel T. Rogers(b. 1943) - all my relatives

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Captain John Seymour

1Seymour Morris, Richard Seymour of Hartford and Norwalk, Conn., and Some of his Descendants, NEHGR Vol. 72, pp. 215-216 (Jul 1918).
"7. JOHN3 SEYMOUR (Thomas,2 Richard1), of Norwalk, Conn., born at Norwalk, died there in the summer of 1746. He married first SARAH3 GREGORY, born at Norwalk 15 Sept. 1678, daughter of Jachin2 (John1); and secondly HANNAH -------.‡
In his will, dated 28 Apr. 1746, with two codicils dated 5 May and 26 May 1746, and proved 5 Aug. 1746, he names wife Hannah and son John Seymour of Norwalk (who are appointed executors), daughter Mary Hanford and her husband Thomas, to whom is given land bordering on land formerly belonging to the testator's brother Matthew, "other four" daughters, viz., Sarah Trowbridge, Abigail Selleck, Rebecca Bouton, and Martha Jarvis, and grandsons John Seymour (under twenty-one) and Munson Jarvis, son of Samuel and Martha Jarvis. The amount of the inventory, £4797. 10s., shows an unusually large estate.
Children (order of births and by which wife uncertain):
19. i. JOHN,4 b. abt. 1710.
ii. MARY, living a widow at Norwalk 16 Dec. 1754; m. THOMAS HANFORD, who d. before 5 Apr. 1748, when his children Thomas, aged 19, and Elizabethm aged 15, chose John Seymour of Norwalk as their guardian. Children: 1. Thomas, b. abt. 1728. 2. Elizabeth, b. abt. 1732. 3. Gershom.
iii. SARAH, m. at Norwalk, in 1725, DANIEL4 TROWBRIDGE, b. at Stratford, Conn., 13 Aug. 1701, s. of James3 (William,2 Thomas1) and Mary (Belden). They lived in Wilton Parish, Norwalk. Children: 1. Daniel, b. 25 Aug. 1726; m. Deborah -------. 2. Stephen, b. 16 Dec. 1727. 3. James, b. 14 Dec. 1729; m. 27 Nov. 1752 Molly Dunning. 4. Sarah, b. abt. 1732; m. 18 Sept. 1754 James Olmstead of Wilton. 5. Abigail, b. abt. 1735; m. 11 Sept. 1759 David Hitchcock of New Milford, Conn. 6. Elizabeth, b. abt. 1739; m. 31 Mar. 1763 Aaron Hitchcock of New Milford, Conn. 7. Joseph, b. 11 May 1741; m. 6 Mar. 1763 Martha Hickox. 8. Samuel, bapt. 18 Sept. 1743. 9. Lydia, bapt. 27 Oct. 1745. 10. William, bapt. 30 Dec. 1747; m. 8 Aug. 1772 Hepzibah Weller.
iv. ABIGAIL, m. at Norwalk, 5 Nov. 1729, JOHN4 SELLECK, b. at Norwalk 3 Jan. 1706/7, s. of Nathaniel3 (John,2 David1) and sarah (Lockwood). Children: 1. John, b. 18 Aug. 1730. 2. Bethuel, b. 27 Mar. 1732. 3. Seymour, b. 1 Mar. 1734. 4. Abigail, b. 12 May 1736. 5. Martha, b. 6 Feb. 1739. 6. Mercy, b. 9 Oct. 1740.
v. REBECCA, d. between 21 Aug. and 7 Nov. 1775; m. (1) at Norwalk, 6 July 1734, ELIJAH4 WHITNEY, b. 16 Apr. 1710, d. prior to 15 dec. 1741, s. of Richard3 (John,2 Henry1) and Hannah (Darling); m. (2) JOHN3 BOUTON (Matthew,2 John1); m. (3) CAPT. JOSEPH STARR of Danbury, Conn. Children by first husband: 1. Hannah, b. 22 Apr. 1735. 2. Elijah, b. 13 Oct. 1736; m. Elizabeth Perry. 3. Samuel. Children by second husband: 4. Rebecca, b. abt. 1746; m. in 1766 Abial Phillips. 5. John, d. abt. 1777. 6. James, m. Elizabeth -------. Child by third husband: 7. Levi, b. 9 Apr. 1759; m. 22 Dec. 1779 Mabel Read.
vi. MARTHA, b. in 1726; d. 1 Dec. 1803; m. 18 Dec. 1741 SAMUEL3 JARVIS, b. 27 dec. 1720, d. 25 feb. 1783, s. of Capt. Samuel2</sup) (William1) and Naomi (Brush). He was town clerk of Stamford, Conn., 1760-1775. Children: 1. Munson, b. 11 Oct. 1742; m. 4 Mar. 1770 Mary Arnold. 2. Samuel, b. 4 July 1745; m. 21 Oct. 1771 Elizabeth Marvin. 3. Polly, b. 21 feb. 1747; m. 18 June 1763 Tyler Dibble. 4. Martha, b. 27 Dec. 1748; m. ------- King. 5. Sarah, b. 28 Nov. 1750; m. ------- Munday. 6. John, b. 11 Oct. 1752. 7. Seymour, b. 8 Sept. 1754; d. 26 May 1761. 8. William, b. 11 Sept. 1756; m. 12 Dec. 1785 Hannah Owen Peters. 9. Hannah, b. 27 Sept. 1758; m. Rev. John Ingersoll. 10. Lavinia, b. 5 Oct. 1761; m. Rev. Ambrose Todd. 11. Seymour, b. 22 Dec. 1765; m. Isabella Odell.
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‡ She was probably Hannah Gould, widow, and had by her former husband a daughter Hannah, who married James Hoyt of Norwalk. James Hoyt gave a receipt dated 20 Feb. 1732/3, to Hannah Saymore, the mother and guardian of his wife Hannah.".