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Joshua Bushnell

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Guilford, CT, USA
Death: Died in Old Saybrook, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Bushnell, Lt and Rebecca Bushnell
Husband of Mary Bushnell
Father of Thankful Scone; Joshua Bushnell and Hannah Bushnell
Brother of Samuel Bushnell; Rebecca Hand; William Bushnell; Francis Bushnell; Stephen Bushnell and 5 others
Half brother of William Bushnell, II

Occupation: Deacon
Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Joshua Bushnell

  • 26. Joshua, b. Guilford, Conn.? 6 May 1644, d. Saybrook, Conn. 10 Mar. 1710

m. Norwalk, Conn. May 1682, Mary Seamer, b. Sept. 1658, dau. of Thomas and Hannah (Marvin) Seamer, and gr-dau. of the emigrant Richard Seamer. Hannah Marvin was a sister of Mary who m. Richard (10) Bushnell (R-4). She m. 2nd, New London, Conn. July 1715 Dea. William Douglas (R-10), b. 1 Apr. 1645, d. 9 Mar. 1724/5, son of William and Ann (Mattle) Douglas.

Joshua Bushnell, called Dea. res. at Saybrook. We nave no data as to his activities. His will dated 12 Jan. 1709/10, proved 14 Mar. following, mentions wife Mary, Exec'x, son Joshua, and dau. Hannah to made equal with her sister Thankful. Wit. by Robert Chapman and Nathaniel Chapman. The inv. taken 6 Feb. 1709/10, by Robert and Nathaniel Chapman, mentions Joshua, ae. 19 last November, Thankful ae. 23, and Hannah ae. 16. Total of est. £274-5s-11d (R-12).

Children, 3, all b. Saybrook:

53. i. Thankful, b. 3 Jan. 1686, m. 24 Apr. 1707, Joseph Scone (R-4), Children, 6...

54*. ii. Joshua, b. 18 Nov. 1690,

55. iii. Hannah, b. 16 Nov. 1693, d. 27 Nov. 1753, m. 8 or 18 Feb. 1712/3, Joseph Nettleton of Killingsworth, Conn., son of John and Martha (Hull) Nettleton (R-4-11).

Children, 4, all b. Killingworth, (R-11)...

-- From the Bushnell Family Genealogy compiled by George Eleazer Bushnell, revised and maintained by Irving E. Bushnell Jr. at http://www.bushnellfam.com

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Joshua Bushnell's Timeline

1644
May 6, 1644
Guilford, CT, USA
1682
May 1682
Age 37
Middlesex, CT, USA
1686
January 3, 1686
Age 41
Saybrook,Middlesex,Connecticut,USA
1690
November 8, 1690
Age 46
Middlesex, CT, USA
1693
November 16, 1693
Age 49
Guilford, New Haven, CT
1710
March 10, 1710
Age 65
Old Saybrook, CT, USA
1919
September 9, 1919
Age 65
September 9, 1919
Age 65
September 9, 1919
Age 65
September 18, 1919
Age 65