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Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Franklin, New London, Connecticut, USA
Occupation: Farmer; DOB may be 1636; DOD may be 9/12/1689
Managed by: Zoe Jeffery
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About Samuel Hyde

  • Samuel Hyde
  • M, #74446, b. 25 August 1641, d. 12 September 1689
  • Father Wllliam Hyde b. c 1615, d. 6 Jan 1681
  • Samuel Hyde was christened on 25 August 1641 at Manchester, Lancashire, England. He married Jane Lee, daughter of Thomas Lee and Phoebe Browne, on 4 June 1659 at Saybrook, Middlesex, CT. Samuel Hyde died on 12 September 1689 at Franklin, New London, CT, at age 48.
  • Family Jane Lee b. 12 Sep 1640, d. 21 Jan 1722
  • Child
    • Thomas Hyde+ b. Jul 1672, d. 9 Apr 1755
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p2478.htm#i74446

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  • HYDE, Samuel
  • b. 1636 Hartford, CT.
  • d. 12 SEP 1689 Franklin, New London, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: HYDE, William
  • Family:
  • Marriage: 4 JUN 1659 Saybrook, Middlesex, CT.
  • Spouse: LEE, Jane
  • b. 12 SEP 1640 Rusper, Sussex, England
  • d. 21 JAN 1721/2 Lebanon, New London, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: LEE, Thomas
  • Mother: BROWN, Phebe
  • Children:
    • HYDE, Elizabeth
    • HYDE, Phebe
    • HYDE, Samuel
    • HYDE, John
    • HYDE, William
    • HYDE, Thomas
    • HYDE, Sarah b. FEB 1674/5 Norwich, New London, CT. d. 1675 Norwich, New London, CT.
    • HYDE, Jabez
  • From: http://www.genealogyofnewengland.com/f_c9.htm#247

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  • Hyde genealogy: or, The descendants, in the female as well as in the male ... By Reuben Hyde Walworth
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=rIKhN5aMelcC&pg=PA81&lpg=PA81&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=HCsXBNTClW&sig=77zvvI99nDNBBr1DjhmMY4fHbyU&hl=en&ei=_5WJTI2zDoeWsgOG_e3GBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CDAQ6AEwCTge#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde&f=false
  • Pg.3
  • .... William Hyde was a man of considerable importance among the settlers of Norwich, and was frequently elected as one of the townsment, or selectmen. He d. at Norwich 6 January, 1681. ....
  • The children of William Hyde were:
    • 2. Samuel, b. about 1637, at hartford, m. Jane Lee.
    • 3. Hester, b. prob. in England, m. John Post.
      • SECOND GENERATION.
  • II. SAMUEL HYDE (2), born at Hartford, Conn., about 1637, only son of the first William Hyde of Norwich, m. in June, 1659, Jane Lee of East Saybrook (now Lyme). She was the dau. of Thomas Lee and ___ Brown, his wife.
  • [This Thomas Lee came from England in 1641, with is wife and three children. He d. on the passage; and his widow and children came to Saybrook. The first
  • Pg.4
  • Thomas Lee of Lyme was brother of Jane, wife of this Samuel Hyde. And Sarah Lee, who m. John Large of Lyme, and settled on Long Island, was their sister.]
  • Samuel Hyde (2) and his wife came to Norwich in 1660. Their eldest dau., Elizabeth, born in August of that year, was the first white child born in Norwich. He was a farmer, and had lands assigned to him at Norwich West Farms, where he d. in 1677, at the age of 40 years. And John Birchard became the guardian of his children, who were all minors at that time. The date of his wife's death is not ascertained. Their children were:
    • 4. Samuel, b. in May, 1665, at Norwich, m. Elizabeth Calkins.
    • 5. John, b. in Dec., 1667, at Norwich, m. Experience Abel.
    • 6. William, b. in Jan., 1670, at Norwich, m. Anne Bushnell.
    • 7. Thomas, b. in July 1672, at Norwich, m. Mary Backus.
    • 8. Jabez, b. in May 1677, at Norwich, m. Elizabeth Bushnell.
    • 9. Elizabeth, b. in Aug., 1660, at Norwich, m. Lieut. Richard Lord.
    • 10. Phebe, b. in Jan., 1663, at Norwich, m. Matthew Griswold.
    • 11. Sarah, b. in Feb., 1675, d. the same year.

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  • The Vermont historical gazetteer: a magazine, embracing a history ..., Volume 2 By Abby Maria Hemenway, Carrie Elizabeth Hemenway
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=xkEOAAAAIAAJ&pg=PA635&lpg=PA635&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=ArcLWSN48d&sig=W47kcO-LrasxQCT2dDvCnIY1jMk&hl=en&ei=b5GJTP7sB4_WtQOc6-XQBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=9&ved=0CDAQ6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde%201636&f=false
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  • .... "William Hyde was a man of considerable importance among the settlers of Norwich, and was frequently elected as one of the townsmen or selectmen. He died at Norwich, January 6, 1681. His home lot was devised to his grandson, William Hyde the second." **
  • There were two children, Samuel and Hester.
  • "SAMUEL HYDE, born at Hartford, Conn., about 1637, only son of the first William Hyde, of Norwich, married in June 1659, Jane Lee, of East Saybrook (now Lyme.)
  • "Samuel Hyde and his wife came to Norwich in 1660. Their eldest daughter, Elizabeth born in August of that year, was the first white child born in Norwich. He was a farmer, and had lands assigned to him at Norwich West Farms, where he died in 1677 at the age of 40 years." ****
  • They had 8 children.
  • "WILLIAM HYDE, born at Norwich, Conn., in January 1670, the third son of Samuel Hyde and Jane Lee, was a grandson of the first William Hyde, of Norwich. He married January 2, 1695, Anne Bushnell, born December 4, 1674, at Norwich. ....

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  • Prominent Families of New York By Anonymous
  • https://archive.org/details/prominentfamilie00week
  • https://archive.org/stream/prominentfamilie00week#page/307/mode/1up
  • Pg.307
  • .... Samuel Hyde, son of William Hyde, the pioneer, was born in Hartford, about 1637. He removed to Norwich in 1660, where he was engaged in farming, and where he died in 1677. His wife, whom he married in 1659, was Jane Lee, of East Saybrook, daughter of Thomas Lee.
  • The son of Samuel Hyde and his wife, Jane Lee, was Thomas Hyde, who was born in Norwich in 1673, the fourth son in his father's family, was a farmer, and died in 1755. Mary Backus, his wife, was a daughter of Stephen Backus and Sarah Gardner, who belonged to the first company of settlers in Norwich. ....

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  • Genealogical and family history of the state of Maine, Volume 3 By Henry Sweetser Burrage, Albert Roscoe Stubbs
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=3X-4t4qKo-IC&pg=PA1372&lpg=PA1372&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=4Yz-7eHfpl&sig=V8d0YU2eQuoUmbPhThKzQzwQ46Q&hl=en&ei=CZOJTO32K4z6sAPTr6W7BA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=6&ved=0CCUQ6AEwBTgK#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde%201636&f=false
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  • (I) William Hyde, the immigrant ....He died in Norwich, January 6, 1681. The name of his wife is unknown. His eldest child, Hester, was probably born in England, and she was married in Saybrook as early as 1652, to John Post.
  • (II) Samuel, second child and only son of William Hyde, the immigrant, was born in Hartford colony, and was married in June, 1659, to Jane, daughter of Thomas Lee and his wife, who bore the surname of Brown. This Thomas Lee came from England in 1641 with his wife and three children, and died on the passage, and his widow and children set-
  • Pg.1373
  • tled in Saybrook, one of the children being named Thomas, and his sister Sarah married John Large and settled on Long Island. Samuel and Jane (Lee) Hyde settled in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1660. He was a farmer .... died there at the age of forty years, in 1677, leaving eleven children, and John Berchard became their guardian by order of the court. These children were all born in Norwich, Connecticut, in the following order: Elizabeth, August, 1660, married Lieutenant Richard Lord; Phoebe, January, 1663, married Matthew Griwold; Samuel, May, 1665; John, December 1667, married Experience Abel; William, January, 1670, married Anne Bushnell; Thomas, July, 1672, married Mary Backus; Sarah, February, 1675, died the same year; and John, May, 1677, married Elizabeth Bushnell.
  • (III) Samuel (2), eldest son of Samuel (I) and Jane (Lee) Hyde, was born in Norwich, Connecticut, in May, 1665. He married, December 10, 1690, Elizabeth, daughter of John and Sarah Calkins, ....

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  • Genealogical and personal memorial of Mercer County, New Jersey, Volume 2 edited by Francis Bazley Lee
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=dNgMAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA614&lpg=PA614&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=OY0J7YkgiB&sig=v_J5bN-Q-kTtgYz9KYluAG2yhyA&hl=en&ei=XZSJTPmmCo2isQODweGWBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=2&ved=0CBgQ6AEwATgU#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde%201636&f=false
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  • HYDE FAMILY. (I) William Hyde, who was the direct ancestor on the maternal .... William Hyde married Anne Bushnell, of Norwich, and had children: Samuel, see forward; Elizabeth, and other daughters. Elizabeth, married Dr. Theophilus Rogers, who was the sixth in descent from John Rogers, the martyr, ....
  • (II) Samuel Hyde, the only son of William (1) and Anne (Bushnell) Hyde, was born in Hartford, Connecticut, about the year 1637. He married Jane Lee of East Saybrook (now Lyme), daughter of Thomas Lee, who left England in 1641, with his wife and three children, but who died at sea. Samuel and Jane (Lee) Hyde had children: Elizabeth, who was the first child of English parents born in Norwich, Connecticut; Jabez, see forward; and others. Samuel Hyde died in 1677, at the age of forty years.
  • (III) Jabez Hyde, youngest son and child of Samuel (2) and Jane (Lee) Hyde, was born in Norwich, Connecticut, in May, 1677. He died September 5, 1762, at the age of eighty-five years. .... He married Elizabeth Bushnell, daughter of Richard Bushnell, Esq., and they had a number of children.

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  • Genealogical guide to the early settlers of America: with a brief history of ... By Henry Whittemore
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=cSrlHHj2AFcC&pg=PA320&lpg=PA320&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=rFlhrtNdqt&sig=SFZHHBg0rD5wIed_zCg69GOV7ms&hl=en&ei=_5WJTI2zDoeWsgOG_e3GBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CBUQ6AEwADge#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde&f=false
  • Pg.279
  • WILLIAM HYDE, Hartford, an original propr., removed to Saybrook, thence, about 1659 or 60, to Norwich, there died 1681, The only children known of are Samuel and Esther, who married John Post.
  • REFERENCES: -Am. Ancestry, III, 176; VII, 110; VIII, 154: IX, 215; Bliss' Hist. of Rehoboth, Mass., 207; Bond's Hist. Watertown, Mass., 304; Cochrane's Hist. Antrim, N. H., 533; Douglas Gen., 178-80; Dwight Gen., 579; Hyde Gen. (1864(, 1446 pp.; Orcutt's Hist. Stratford, Ct., 1218; Richmond, Va., Standard, II, 27; Savage's Gen. Dict., II, 514-6; Ward's Rice Gen., 352; Whitney Fam. of Conn., I, 96.
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  • THOMAS LEE, Lyme, came about 1641, with his mother and two sisters, Phebe, and Jane, the father, whose name was Thomas, having died, as tradition was, on the voyage of smallpox. The surv. came from Boston to Saybrook, though the father of the mother by the same authority, is called Brown of Providence. This son must have been very young, for Lyme rec. gives him children up to 1692, and his first, John, by wife Sarah Kirkland, was born 1670; Thomas 1672, Sarah 1675; and after this wife died, 1676, he married for second wife Mary, perhaps daughter of Bathazar De Wolf, and had Phebe, born 1677; Mary 1679, Eliz., William 1684, Stephen, Hannah, and four more children, one of whom died young. He was ensign, represent. 1676, and died 1705, and his widow Mary became second wife of Sec. Matthew Griswald. His sister Jane married 1659, Samuel Hyde, of Norwich, and Phebe married 1659, perhaps, John Large, of Saybrook.

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  • History of the town of Stonington, county of New London, Connecticut, from ... By Richard Anson Wheeler
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=3O5ohqsqfckC&pg=PA445&lpg=PA445&dq=Samuel+Hyde+1636&source=bl&ots=H31Nerbeh0&sig=ccmMx0PMxRSzDHOXJsRaKg049Ls&hl=en&ei=XZSJTPmmCo2isQODweGWBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CCEQ6AEwBDgU#v=onepage&q=Samuel%20Hyde%201636&f=false
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  • I. WILLIAM HYDE, the progenitor of the Hyde family, appears first at Hartford, Conn., in 1636. His name is on the monument in the old cemetery at that place, as one of the original settlers, and he had .... No information has been obtained as to the family name of his wife. .... He d. at Norwich Jan. 6, 1681. CHILDREN:
    • 2 SAMUEL, b. about 1637, at hartford, m. Jane Lord.
    • 3 HESTER, b. in England, m. John Post.
  • Samuel Hyde (No.2) m. Jane, daughter of Thomas Lord, June 1659; he d. in 1677, at the age of 40 years. CHILDREN:
    • 4 ELIZABETH, b. Aug., 1660. She was the first white child born in Norwich; m. Lieut. Richard Lord, son of William Lord, May, 1677.
    • 5 PHEBE, b. Jan., 1663, m. Mathew Griswold May 21, 1683.
    • 6 SAMUEL, b. May, 1665, m. Elizabeth Calkins Dec. 10, 1690.
    • 7 JOHN, b. Dec., 1667, m. Experience Abel, March 3, 1698.
    • 8 WILLIAM, b. Jan., 1670, m. Anne Bushnell Jan. 6, 1695.
    • 9 THOMAS, b. July, 1672, m. Mary Backus Dec., 1697.
    • 10 SARAH, b. Feb., 1675, d. the same year.
    • 11 JABEZ, b. May, 1677, m. Elizabeth Bushnell.

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Samuel Hyde and his father were two of the original 35 proprieters of Norfok, Connecticut

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http://www.renderplus.com/hartgen/htm/hyde.htm#name3014

Samuel Hyde - was born about 1637 in Hartforf, CT and died Jul 1677 in Norwich, CT . He was the son of William Hyde.

Samuel married Jane Lee Jun 1659 in Saybrook, CT. Jane was born on 12 Sep 1640 in England. She was the daughter of Thomas Lee and Phoebe Brown. She died on 12 Jan 1722/1723 in Lebanon, New London, CT .

Samuel - is reckoned among the first proprietors of Norwich, as is likewise his father.

The descendants of the five sons of Samuel Hyde in 1779 showed updards of twenty families of Hydes, comprising 150 persons in the town plot and western part of Norwich. 
"Samuel and Jann (Lee) Hyde are also the ancestors of Grover Cleveland, President of the United States. Their eldest son, John Hyde, who married experience abel, had a son James, known as Capt. James Hyde, who married Sarah Marshall. They in turn had a daughter, Abiah Hyde, who married Rev. Aaron Cleveland. Their son, William Cleavelamd and his wife Margaret Falley, were the grand-parents of Grover Cleveland." 

( from A genealogical History of the Kelley family) (Sources: - 5 (pg 301) - 6)

Children:

i. John Hyde was born Dec 1667 in Norwich, CT and died on 26 Jul 1727 in Norwich, CT .

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Samuel Hyde's Timeline

1630
November 20, 1630
Cambridge,Middlesex,MA
1636
May 23, 1636
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1641
August 25, 1641
Age 5
Manchester,Lancashire,England,England
August 25, 1641
Age 5
Manchester, Lancashire, Eng, Eng
August 25, 1641
Age 5
Manchester,Lancashire,England,England
August 25, 1641
Age 5
Manchester, Lancashire, England, England
1659
June 4, 1659
Age 23
Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
1660
August 1660
Age 24
Norwich, (Present New London County), Connecticut Colony
1660
Age 23
Mr. Hyde and son Samuel were among the thirty-five original proprietors of Norwich
1660
Age 23
Removed to Norwich, had first white child born there