Gregory Wolterton

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Gregory Wolterton

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Birthplace: Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutt, USA
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Son of Thomas Wolterton
Husband of Hannah Thurston; Benet Tritton; Susannah ? and Jane Strong
Father of Samuel [Inf] Wolterton and Elizabeth Gregory Brockway
Brother of [??] Wolterton
Half brother of Dan Wolterton; Matthew Wolterton and Gregory Wolterton

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About Gregory Wolterton

Gregory Wolterton (Wilterton), Hartford, 1639; on original proprietor; his home-lot in 1639 was on the south bank of the Little River, on the highway now Elm St. He was chosen townsman, 1639, 1646, 1651, 1666; constable, 1643, 1654; fence-viewer, 1650. He signed the agreement to move to Hadley in 1659, but did not go. He was a tanner. He married (1) Susanna, who died in 1662, age 75; (2) Benet, widow of Thomas Stanley, who died in Jan., 1663-4; (3) Jane, widow of Nathaniel Ward, and previously wife of John Hopkins. He died 1674; will dated July 14; inventory August 6, £585. 16. He left no children, and names a large number of people in his will, — wife Jane; James Wolterton, of Ipswich, old England, son of Matthew, brother of Gregory; land in Hartford to John Shepard, son of Edward, of Cambridge; Dorothy, Hannah, and Sarah, daughters of Thomas Lord, deceased; and others, not of Hartford.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 270. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books

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Gregory Wolterton's Timeline

1593
1593
Ipswich, Suffolk, England
1663
1663
Age 70
1667
August 21, 1667
Age 74
Hartford, New Haven, CT
1667
Age 74
1668
1668
Age 75
Norwich, New London County, Conn, USA
1670
October 1670
Age 77
1674
July 14, 1674
Age 81
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutt, USA
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