Samuel (1) Willard (1658 - 1716)

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Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Saybrook, Middlesex,, Connecticut, United States
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About Samuel (1) Willard

80. Samuel WILLARD Capt. (Josiah , Simon , Richard , Symon , Richard , William ) was born on Sep 1 1658 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. He died about 1714. He was buried about 1714.

Samuel married Sarah CLARK in 1683 in Hartford, CT. Sarah was born in 1660. She died in 1722/1723.

They had the following children:

 167 F i Sarah WILLARD died in 1689.  

+ 168 M ii Samuel WILLARD Col.

+ 169 M iii Rev. Joseph WILLARD

 170 F iv Mehitable WILLARD was born in 1700. She died in 1702.  

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U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700

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ID: I2128

Name: Samuel WILLARD 1

Sex: M

Change Date: 30 DEC 2003

Birth: 1 SEP 1658 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut 1

Death: 1716 in Saybrook, perhaps, Connecticut 2 3

Father: Josiah WILLARD b: ABT 1635

Mother: Hannah HOSMER

Marriage 1 Sarah CLARK b: ABT 1662

Married: 06 JUN 1683 in Saybrook, Connecticut 1 4

Sources:

Title: The History of Ancient Wethersfield Connecticut comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time, with extensive genealogies and genealogical notes on their early families; Volume II. -- Genealogies and Biographies

Abbrev: History of Wethersfield CT, V. 2

Author: Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D.

Publication: The Grafton Press, New York NY, 1904

Page: p. 793, Josiah Willard Family.

Title: The History of Ancient Wethersfield Connecticut comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time, with extensive genealogies and genealogical notes on their early families; Volume II. -- Genealogies and Biographies

Abbrev: History of Wethersfield CT, V. 2

Author: Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D.

Publication: The Grafton Press, New York NY, 1904

Page: p. 793, Josiah Willard Family; says d. 1713-14.

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Abbrev: N.E. Marr prior to 1700

Author: Torrey, Clarence Almon

Publication: NEHGS, Boston MA

Repository:

Name: New England Historical Genealogical Society Library

Note:

www.nehgs.org; fax 617-536-7307

Page: NEHGS CD, Samuel Willard marriage, cites 4 sources; says d. 1716.

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Abbrev: N.E. Marr prior to 1700

Author: Torrey, Clarence Almon

Publication: NEHGS, Boston MA

Repository:

Name: New England Historical Genealogical Society Library

Note:

www.nehgs.org; fax 617-536-7307

Page: NEHGS CD, Samuel Willard marriage, cites 4 sources.


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ID: I00569

Name: Samuel Willard 1 2 3 4

Sex: M

Title: Captain

Birth: 1 SEP 1658 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut 1 3 4 2

Death: 19 JAN 1716 in Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut 3 5 6

Military Service: 1696 Commander of fort at point of Connecticut River 6

Reference Number: 576

Note:

New England Genealogical Society

www.newenglandancestors.org

Memoirs, page 190

"Hon. Joseph Edward Willard, of Washington, D.C....He was of New England ancestry on his father's side, a descendant of Maj. Simon1 Willard of Concord, Mass., through Josiah2 of Hartford and Wethersfield, Conn., schoolmaster, who married Hannah Hosmer, daughter of Thomas Hosmer of Hartford, and died in 1674, Samuel, 3 who married Sarah Clark and was commander of the fort at Saybrook, Conn., in 1696, Rev. Joseph, 4 B.A. (Yale 1714), M.A. (ib.,1717), honorary A.M. (Harvard, 1723), who was born at Saybrook 23 July 1696, married Susanna Lynde..."

Father: Josiah WILLARD b: ABT 1635 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts

Mother: Hannah HOSMER b: ABT 1636 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

Marriage 1 Sarah Clark b: ABT 1662

Married: 6 JUN 1683 in Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut 6 2

Children

Sarah Willard b: 6 SEP 1689
Samuel Willard b: 8 MAY 1693 in Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut
Joseph Willard b: 23 JUL 1696 in Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut
Mehitable Willard b: 30 MAY 1700

Sources:

Title: Descendants of Josiah Willard of Wethersfield, Connecticut

Author: The Willard Family Association

Publication: The Willard Family Association of America, Inc. 1972

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Pages 5 & 6

Title: History of Wethersfield

Note: Connecticut, 1600s-1800s Local Familes and Histories.

The Buck family is featured in "Genealogies and Biographies of Ancient Wethersfield" Vol. II and the Kirby & Willard families in "History of Wethersfield" Vol. II. I failed to indicate the volume # in some cases. SORRY.

Repository:

Note: Genealogy.Com

Media: Book

Page: Volume II - Page 793

Title: Hosmer Heritage

Author: Ronald Longaker Roberts

Publication: South Lake Tahoe, California, 1984

Note: "Ancestors and Descendants of the Emigrant Thomas Hosmer 1603-1687"

Repository:

Note: Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Media: Book

Page: Page 139

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Author: Clarence Almon Torrey

Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1987

Note: With an Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Prepared for Publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.

Toledo Public Library, Toledo, Ohio #929.74 Tor & Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana #G974 T63n

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 817

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Author: Clarence Almon Torrey

Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1987

Note: With an Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Prepared for Publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.

Toledo Public Library, Toledo, Ohio #929.74 Tor & Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana #G974 T63n

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 817

Text: "1716"

Title: Descendants of Josiah Willard of Wethersfield, Connecticut

Author: The Willard Family Association

Publication: The Willard Family Association of America, Inc. 1972

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 6

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JONATHAN, Roxbury, youngest br. of the preced. m. 8 Jan. 1691, Mary Brown, d. of major Thomas of Sudbury, had Jonathan, b. 27 June 1693; rem. soon, and had Mary, Hannah, and Hepzibah, but their dates are unkn. as also places of b. but he d. at Sudbury 1706. JOSEPH, seventh s. of major Simon, was prob. a shipmaster, and liv at London; there m. and had his ch. of wh. we kn. only John and Joseph. He was liv. in 1714, but d. bef. June 1721, when his oldest s. styles hims. of L. vol. 4, p. 554 mariner, but, in 1723, mariner of Boston. JOSIAH, Wethersfield, oldest s. of major Simon, m. at Concord, 20 Mar. 1657, Hannah, d. of Thomas Hosmer of Hartford, had Samuel, b. 1 Sept. 1658; and Josiah, 13 Mar. 1660; both at Hartford, where he was then sch.-master, and so was after empl. at W. where he prob. had Dorothy; Simon; Stephen; Thomas; John; and Hannah; was freem. 1665, bec. a trader, and d. 1674, when his est. was insolv.

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  1. ID: I10395
  2. Name: Samuel Willard 1
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: 19 SEP 1658 in Hartford, Hartford, CT
  5. Birth: 19 SEP 1658
  6. Death: 19 JAN 1715/16 in Saybrook, Middlesex, CT
  7. Event: Rank Captain
  8. Note:
   He bought five acres of land in Saybrook, Conn., of D av id P ar ke r, Ju ne 2 9, 1687; built thereon a house which was stan di ng in 1 71 6. He w as ele ct ed town clerk April 10, 1713. He had com ma nd of t he fo rt in Sayb ro ok in 16 96 (Yale Biographies).
   Sources:
   "Willard Genealogy," Charles Henry Pope, 1915 & "Willa rd Me mo ir ," Jo se ph W illard, 1858 & "Births, Marriages & Deaths in Ha rtfo rd ," NEH GS "Re gis ter ," Vol 13, pg. 52
   Title: Hale, House and Related Families
   Author: Donald Lines Jacobus & Edgar Francis Waterman
   Publication: Hartford, CT: 1952; repr. Genealogical Publ is hi ng Co ., Ba lt im ore, 1978
   Repository:
   Note: NEHGS Library
   Call Number:
   Media: Book
   Page: pg. 496
   "Willard Genealogy," Charles Henry Pope, 1915
   "Willard Genealogy," Charles Henry Pope, 1915 & "Willa rd Me mo ir ," Jo se ph W illard, 1858.
   Title: American Marriage Records Before 1699
   Author: William Montgomery Clemens
   Publication: Pompton Lakes, NJ: The Bilbio Company, 1926
   Repository:
   Note: www.Ancestry.com
   Call Number:
   Media: Book
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Father: Josiah Willard b: ABT. 1635 in Concord, Middlesex, MA

Mother: Hannah Hosmer b: ABT. 1639 in Hartford, Hartford, CT

Marriage 1 Sarah Clark b: ABT. 1662 in Saybrook, Middlesex, CT

   * Married: 6 JUN 1683 in Saybrook, Middlesex, CT

Children

  1. Has No Children Sarah Willard b: 6 SEP 1689
  2. Has No Children Samuel Willard b: 8 MAY 1693
  3. Has Children Joseph Willard b: 23 JUL 1696 in Saybrook, Middlesex, CT
  4. Has No Children Mehitable Willard b: 30 MAY 1700

Sources:

  1. Title: WILLARD GENEALOGY, SEQUEL TO WILLARD MEMOIR
     Author: Materials gathered by Joseph Willard and Charles Wilkes Walker, Edited and completed by Charles Henry Pope
     Publication: Printed for the Willard Family Assn., Boston, MA, 1915, Murray and Emery, Kendall Sq., Cambridge, MA, Digital Edition 2001 by Richard Bingham, Oceanport, NJ
     Repository:
     Media: Electronic 
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Captain Samuel Willard's Timeline

1658
September 1, 1658
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1683
June 6, 1683
Age 24
Old Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
1689
September 6, 1689
Age 31
United States
1693
May 8, 1693
Age 34
Saybrook, Middlesex, Connitucut, United States
1696
July 23, 1696
Age 37
Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
1700
May 30, 1700
Age 41
United States
1716
January 19, 1716
Age 57
Saybrook, Middlesex,, Connecticut, United States