Capt. Joseph Phelps

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Joseph Phelps

Birthplace: Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. Timothy Phelps and Mary Phelps
Husband of Sarah Phelps
Father of Joseph Phelps; Sarah Phelps; Mary Griswold; Joseph Phelps II; John Phelps and 10 others
Brother of Timothy Phelps, Jr; Mary Phelps; Cornelius Phelps; Nathaniel Phelps; Hannah Eno and 7 others
Half brother of Samuel Phelps and William Phelps

Occupation: Captain
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About Capt. Joseph Phelps

  • Joseph PHELPS was born on 27 Sep 1666 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. (18656)
  • He died on 30 Aug 1716 in Hebron, Tolland Co., CT. (18657)(18658) He had an estate probated on 26 Sep 1716 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. (18659)(18660)
  • Parents: Timothy PHELPS and Mary GRISWOLD.
  • He was married to Sarah HOSFORD on 18 Nov 1686 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT.(18661) (18662) * Children were:
  1. Sarah PHELPS,
  2. Mary PHELPS,
  3. Joseph PHELPS,
  4. Abigail PHELPS,
  5. Capt. Edward PHELPS,
  6. Benoni PHELPS,
  7. John PHELPS,
  8. Abel PHELPS,
  9. Daniel PHELPS,
  10. Ichabod PHELPS,
  11. Jonathan PHELPS,
  12. Abigail PHELPS.


Joseph set tled in W indsor, wh ere his c hildre n w ere all born. He owned a large amount of land in Hebron, and probably removed there late in life, about 1710, where some of his children were living. His will mentions his wife Sarah, and 10 children: Joseph, Daniel, Edward, John, Abel, Ichabod, Jonathan, Mary, Sarah,and Abigail. Sarah was the daughter of John and Philbury (Thrall) Hosford. Her father was a man of large family and considerable property, leaving her at his death 100 pounds.

THE ANCESTRY OF RUTH PHELPS CASE. First Generation. The genealogy of the Phelps family has been taken from the compilation by Oliver. S. Phelps

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Capt. Joseph Phelps's Timeline

September 27, 1666
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
November 18, 1686
Age 20
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
August 14, 1687
Age 20
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
June 8, 1689
Age 22
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Age 24
March 16, 1692
Age 25
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
October 15, 1693
Age 27
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Age 28
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Age 30
Windsor, Hartford, CT, USA
June 24, 1699
Age 32
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States