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Joseph Hazen

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Norwich (West Farms), Connecticut
Death: Died in Franklin, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Pautipaug Cemetery, North Franklin, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Howlett Hazen, Jr.; Thomas Hazen; Sarah Hazen and Sarah Hazen
Husband of Elizabeth Durkee
Father of Joseph Hazen; Nehemiah Hazen; Hannah Rouse (Hazen); Mercy Hazen; (boy) Andrew Hazen and 6 others
Brother of Thomas Hazen; Thomas Hazen; Alice Chapman (Hazen); Hannah Hyde; Martha Story and 3 others

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About Joseph Hazen

"Joseph Hazzen of Lebanon" bought and sold land on Pottapaug Hill in Norwich in May 1753. Except for a brief sojourn in Lebanon he probably always lived at Norwich West Farms (Franklin township in 1786). On 3 Nov. 1758 John Armstrong and wife Mary, Hopestill Armstrong and wife Rebecca, and Joseph Hazzen and wife Elizabeth, all of Norwich, sold to John Lee one acre and twenty-seven rods in Manchester, Mass., "being that lot which descended to us ye said Mary, Rebeckah, and Elizabeth, from our Honoured Grandfather, Mr. Samuel Lee late of said Manchester, deceased." On 11 Feb. 1789, "Joseph Hazzen and Elizabeth his wife of Franklin" sold 41 3/4 acres in Lebanon for 208 pounds. Their gravestones, of old brown stone, read "Hazen".

IGI #8915302 sheet 43 source call 1553429 film.

All children are listed in IGI Chart in collection of Dr. John and Alice (Hazen) Westcott states that he was on the rolls of 9th Co. 3rd Connecticut Reg campaign also that he was a spititual man sort of Seer - - the farm descended to youngest son Uriah Henry also burried in Jerusalem Cemeter. A quote from among from page in collection of Dr. John and Alice (Hazen) Wescott asks "Why didn't Grampa Philip Lyon inherit it?"

From Eugene Girdwood: He moved from Norwich about 1780, with his sons, to Grand Isle, Vermont, where they were among the pioneer settlers, and where the family has been numerous and honored. Research: Joseph Hazen and Elizabeth Durkee list as parents of Joseph. Joseph's birth IGI Batch 7450336 source call 1002922 film list Thomas as father and sarah as mother. He removed, about 1780, with his sons, to Grand Isle, Vermont, where they were among the pioneer settlers, and where the family has been numerous and honored.

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Joseph Hazen, b. 30 Jun 1717, d. 26 Sep 1796 at Franklin, CT, m. at Norwich 8 Dec 1750 Elizabeth Durkee (b. 27 Oct 1721 at Norwich, d. 24 May 1797, dau. of John & Mary Durkee)

Source: Henry Allen Hazen, “The Hazen family: four American generations,” New Eng. Hist. Gen. Reg., 33 (1879)

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Joseph Hazen's Timeline

1717
June 17, 1717
Norwich (West Farms), Connecticut
1740
December 8, 1740
Age 23
Norwich, Connecticut, United States
1741
May 22, 1741
Age 23
Norwich, New London, Connecticut
1742
December 5, 1742
Age 25
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1744
May 6, 1744
Age 26
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1745
1745
Age 27
Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
1746
August 8, 1746
Age 29
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1749
1749
Age 31
1751
August 20, 1751
Age 34
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1754
September 11, 1754
Age 37
Norwich, New London, Connecticut