Josiah Rossiter (1646 - 1682)

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Birthplace: Windsor, CT, USA
Death: Died in Guilford, CT, USA
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About Josiah Rossiter

He was a member of the Council of Connecticut. Described as fellows by nephew Rev. John Cotton: "my uncle Josiah was a plain, honest country gentleman and who had so much learning and respect in that Government, as that he was chosen to the Upper House, being one of the Assistants. "Represented Guilford nine times in the General Court (1683-1707), and was assistant 1708-1711.

Judge of New Haven County Court 1703; Clerk of Guilford 1685-1706; first naval officer of Guilford 1702; ensign of train band 1676.

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Josiah Rossiter's Timeline

1646
January 31, 1646
Windsor, CT, USA
1679
April 1679
Age 33
1680
March 31, 1680
Age 34
1681
January 28, 1681
Age 34
1682
1682
Age 35
1682
Age 35
Guilford, CT, USA
1683
June 5, 1683
Age 36
1685
February 28, 1685
Age 36
1687
April 17, 1687
Age 36
1688
April 3, 1688
Age 36
Guilford, CT, USA