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John Seymour

Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Seymour, I and Mary Seymour
Husband of Elizabeth Seymour (Webster) and Elizabeth Seymour
Father of Margaret Catlin (Seymour); John Seymour; Timothy Seymour; Daniel Seymour; Elizabeth Webster and 7 others
Brother of Capt. Thomas Seymour; Margaret Root; Mary North; Richard Seymour; Jonathan Seymour and 3 others
Half brother of Hannah Drake

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About John Seymour

  • Genealogy of the descendants of Richard Seymour, from the first settlement of Hartford, Conn. in 1635 (1880)
  • RICHARD SEYMOUR.— One of the original settlers of Hartford, Ct., and as such his name appears on a monument erected in 1837 to the memory of the forefathers of the city in the ancient burying ground. His house was on Burr St. He probably came with Mr. Hooker's congregation from Chelmsford, Essex County, England. The history of this embryo republic (Mr. H's congregation) is given in Mr. Trumbull's History of Connecticut. They first settled in Cambridge, Mass., but thinking to better themselves, removed to Hartford in 1639. He went from there to Norwalk in 1653 and died in 1655.
  • He left four sons :
    • Thomas, John, Zachariah, Richard.
  • THOMAS married H. Marvin in 1653. His children were:
    • Hannah, Mary, Thomas, Mathew, Abigail, Sarah, Mercy, Elizabeth, Rebecca.
  • JOHN married M. Watson, lived in Hartford, on the south side of Little River. He died in 1713. His age is not known, but his will, dated in 1712, which is preserved in the Probate office, speaks of his being advanced in life. His children were:
    • John, Margaret, Richard, Zachary, Mary, Thomas, Jonathan, Nathaniel.
  • ZACHARIAH married and had four children whose names are not given.
  • RICHARD married and had three sons:
    • Samuel, Richard, John.
  • JOHN married E. Webster in 1643. Their children were:
    • John, Jonathan, Zebulon, Daniel, Nathaniel, Moses, Timothy, Susanna, Richard, Elizabeth, Margaret.
  • MARY and MARGARET not given.
  • THOMAS married R. Norton, and after her death M. Waters. Their children were:
    • Mary, Thomas, Sarah, Jerusha, Ruth, Basil, Alice.
  • RICHARD married M. Wilson. No children given.
  • JONATHAN ____.
  • ZACHARY married H. Olmstead.
  • NATHANIEL married and had three children:
    • Hannah, Zachariah, Rebecca.


  • WEBSTER, Elizabeth
  • b. 8 FEB 1672/3 Hartford, CT.
  • d. 15 MAY 1754 Hartford, CT.
  • Family:
  • Marriage: 19 DEC 1693 Hartford, CT.
  • Spouse: SEYMOUR, John
  • b. 12 JUN 1666 Hartford, CT.
  • d. 17 MAY 1748 Hartford, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: SEYMOUR, John
  • Mother: WATSON, Mary
  • Children:
    • SEYMOUR, John
    • SEYMOUR, Timothy
    • SEYMOUR, Daniel
    • SEYMOUR, Elizabeth
    • SEYMOUR, Jonathan
    • SEYMOUR, Nathaniel
    • SEYMOUR, Susanna
    • SEYMOUR, Margaret
    • SEYMOUR, Zebulon
    • SEYMOUR, Moses
    • SEYMOUR, Richard
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John Seymour's Timeline

June 12, 1666
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
June 12, 1666
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
December 19, 1693
Age 27
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
December 19, 1693
Age 27
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
December 25, 1694
Age 28
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
June 27, 1696
Age 30
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, Connecticut
October 20, 1698
Age 32
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
May 1, 1700
Age 33
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Age 33
Connecticut, USA
March 16, 1702
Age 35
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA