John Loomis (1622 - 1688) MP

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Nicknames: "Lomas"
Birthplace: Braintree, Essex, England
Death: Died in Windsor, Hartford County, Dominion of New England (Present Connecticut)
Occupation: Deacon In The Windsor Church, Deacon, Deacon Windsor Church, deacon, of Windsor/ Deacon/ Deputy
Managed by: William L McNutt
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About John Loomis

Deacon John Loomis was born in 1622. He was admitted to the Windsor church on 11 Oct 1640. He married 3 Feb 1648/49, Elizabeth Scott of Hartford, the daughter of Thomas Scott. They lived 8 years in Farmington, Conn., but returned to Windsor. His will, signed John Loomys and dated 27 Aug 1688, is preserved in the Probate office at Hartford. He d. 1 Sep 1688 at Windsor, CT (monument still preserved in the Windsor burying ground). His wife survived him.

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  • He signed his name John Loomy on his will.
  • Y-DNA Haplogroup:  R1b
  • His Monument is still standing; it is the oldest Loomis monument.

-------------------- Deacon John Loomis arrived in Windsor, Conn. with his father and mother, Joseph and Mary (White) Loomis about 1639. He was accepted a member of the Windsor church on 11 Oct 1640. He was granted large acerage from the Plantation consisting of 40 acres in the area of Farmington, Conn. on 3 May 1643. John resided at Farmington between 1652 and 1660. He returned to Windsor in 1660 or 1661 and became deacon of the church. He signed his name "John Loomys" on his will which is in the Probate office at Hartford, Conn. His monument still stands in the Windsor Burying Ground where he was laid to rest following his death on 2 Sep 1684 in Windsor, Conn. -------------------- Deacon John Loomis was born in 1622. He was admitted to the Windsor church on 11 Oct 1640. He married 3 Feb 1648/49, Elizabeth Scott of Hartford, the daughter of Thomas Scott. They lived 8 years in Farmington, Conn., but returned to Windsor. His will, signed John Loomys and dated 27 Aug 1688, is preserved in the Probate office at Hartford. He d. 1 Sep 1688 at Windsor, CT (monument still preserved in the Windsor burying ground). His wife survived him.

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He signed his name John Loomy on his will.

His Monument is still standing; it is the oldest Loomis monument

Deacon John Loomis arrived in Windsor, Conn. with his father and mother, Joseph and Mary (White) Loomis about 1639. He was accepted a member of the Windsor church on 11 Oct 1640. He was granted large acerage from the Plantation consisting of 40 acres in the area of Farmington, Conn. on 3 May 1643. John resided at Farmington between 1652 and 1660. He returned to Windsor in 1660 or 1661 and became deacon of the church. He signed his name "John Loomys" on his will which is in the Probate office at Hartford, Conn. His monument still stands in the Windsor Burying Ground where he was laid to rest following his death on 2 Sep 1684 in Windsor, Conn. -------------------- Deacon John and Elizabeth had 13 children, Thomas is the third born. (Geoff Bronner) -------------------- John's monument is the oldest Loomis monument in the U.S.

Deacon John Loomis was the son of Joseph Loomis and Mary White Loomis. (A monument for Joseph and John's brother Samuel and descendants also stands in Woodlawn Cemetery, Suffield,CT).

He married Elizabeth Scott on Feb 03 1648 in Windsor, Connecticut. Elizabeth was the daughter of Thomas Scott of Hartford.

ID: I32121 Name: John L. LOOMIS Prefix: Deacon Given Name: John L. Surname: Loomis Sex: M _UID: 0B5A873AC2234D42A0C2041A1885E34EE822 Change Date: 28 AUG 2004 Birth: 1622 in Braintree, Essex, England, UK Note:

   from LOOMIS:
   Deacon John Loomis born , Essex, England, 1622, married 3 Feb 1649, Elizabeth Scott (1625-7 Jay 1696) who came with her parents, Thomas and Ann Scott in Apr. 1634. He was admitted to the Windsor Church 11 Oct 1640 and granted a plantation of 40 acres on 3 May 1643. He resided in Farmington from 1652 to 1660, when he returned to Windsor, and was Deacon of the church. He was deputy to the General Ct. in 1666-7, 1675-87. He died 1 Sep 1688. His will is in Probate office in Hartford. He had 13 children. John Loomis was admitted to the Windsor Church 11 Oct. 1640. On 3 May 1643 he was granted 40 acres of land from the Plantation. He resided in Farmington from 1652 to 1660 when he returned to Windsor, and was Deacon of the church. He was deputy to the General Court in 1666 and 1667 and 1675 to 1687. He died 1 Sep 1688.

1 2 3 Will: 27 AUG 1688 Hartford, Hartford, CT U. S. A. Note: "John Loomiss senior doe beinge of a cempetent understandinge andmemory ordayne and appoynt this my Last will and Testament. In primismy will is that my eldest son John shall have a double portion of myestante in Land yt to bee accounted for part that he have alreadybeene possessed of and by this I give liberty to bee assured of mywill is that all my land on both side River shall be equally devidedbetween all my children now livinge I leave itt in charg in my will ytthere bee indeavered of all a ready complyance to agree in yedevission itt beinge so small devissions I know not how to pleasmyself nor them. My will isyt my daughter Elizabeth shall have equallportion with my sons excepting John of ye movable estae my will is ytmy wife shall have ye product of ye thirds of all my land as longe asshe lives and that ye house homested & Barne Remayne to my wife aslonge as she lives and free dispose of itt amongst my children whenshe dies & thatt ye 3rd prt of my moveable estate of what she shallchuse to bee to her free dispose amongst my children." 4 2 Death: 1 SEP 1688 in Hartford, Hartford, CT U. S. A. 1 2 Residence: Windsor, Hartford, CT U. S. A. 5 http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=pjmpjm&id=I32121

[Can find no other corroboration of birth date] John L Loomis, Sr. 1622 - 1688 was a member of the Loomis family. John was born on November 9, 1622 in Braintree, Essex, England. John died on September 2, 1688 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA at 65 years old. http://www.ancientfaces.com/person/john-l-loomis-sr/947810

John Loomis [marker spells his name Lomas Birth: 1622 Essex, England Death: Sep. 1, 1688 Windsor Hartford County Connecticut, USA

John's monument is the oldest Loomis monument in the U.S.

Deacon John Loomis was the son of Joseph Loomis and Mary White Loomis. (A monument for Joseph and John's brother Samuel and descendants also stands in Woodlawn Cemetery, Suffield,CT).

He married Elizabeth Scott on Feb 03 1648 in Windsor, Connecticut. Elizabeth was the daughter of Thomas Scott of Hartford.

Their children were: Deacon John Loomis Deacon Joseph Loomis Thomas Loomis Samuel Loomis Sgt. Daniel Loomis James Loomis Timothy Loomis Ens. Nathaniel Loomis David Loomis Deacon Samuel Loomis Isaac Loomis Elizabeth Loomis(m. John Brown of Windsor) Mary Loomis


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Parents:
 Joseph Loomis (1590 - 1658)
 Mary White Loomis (1590 - 1652)

Spouse:
 Elizabeth Scott Loomis (1628 - 1695)*

Children:
 John Loomis (1649 - 1715)*
 Daniel Loomis (1657 - 1740)*
 Timothy Loomis (1661 - 1710)*
 Nathaniel Loomis (1663 - 1732)*
 Samuel Loomis (1666 - 1754)*
 Elizabeth Loomis Brown (1671 - 1695)*
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Burial: Palisado Cemetery Windsor Hartford County Connecticut, USA


Created by: Alanna Record added: Feb 05, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 17820293

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Deacon John Loomis's Timeline

1622
November 9, 1622
Braintree, Essex, England
1638
July 17, 1638
Age 15
Boston, MA, USA

He arrived in Boton on the ship Susan and Ellen with his parents and siblings.

1640
1640
Age 17
Windsor, , Conecticut
1648
February 6, 1648
Age 25
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
1648
Age 25
1649
November 9, 1649
Age 27
Windsor, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
1651
November 7, 1651
Age 28
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
1653
December 3, 1653
Age 31
Farmington, Connecticut, United States
1657
June 16, 1657
Age 34
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1657
Age 34
Farmington, Hartford County, CT, USA