Simon Willard (1660 - c.1727)

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Place of Burial: United States
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connitucut, United States
Death: Died in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connitucut, United States
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About Simon Willard

  1. ID: I10397
  2. Name: Simon Willard 1
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
  5. Death: 8 JAN 1726/27 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
  6. Note:
   Sources:
   "Willard Genealogy," Charles Henry Pope, 1915 & "Willa rd Me mo ir ," Jo se ph W illard, 1858
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Father: Josiah Willard b: ABT. 1635 in Concord, Middlesex, MA

Mother: Hannah Hosmer b: ABT. 1639 in Hartford, Hartford, CT

Marriage 1 Mary Gilbert b: 18 NOV 1670 in CT

   * Married: 12 FEB 1690/91 in CT?

Sources:

  1. Title: WILLARD GENEALOGY, SEQUEL TO WILLARD MEMOIR
     Author: Materials gathered by Joseph Willard and Charles Wilkes Walker, Edited and completed by Charles Henry Pope
     Publication: Printed for the Willard Family Assn., Boston, MA, 1915, Murray and Emery, Kendall Sq., Cambridge, MA, Digital Edition 2001 by Richard Bingham, Oceanport, NJ
     Repository:
     Media: Electronic 

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ID: I905

Name: Simeon WILLARD 1

Sex: M

Change Date: 30 DEC 2003

Birth: ABT 1661 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut 2 3

Death: 08 JAN 1726/27 in Wethersfield probably, Hartford County, Connecticut 2 4

Burial: AFT 08 JAN 1726/27 Newington Church Yard, Newington, Hartford County, Connecticut

Note: and his tombstone "describes him as 'the first male laid in this yard'" 4

Father: Josiah WILLARD b: ABT 1635

Mother: Hannah HOSMER

Marriage 1 Mary GILBERTT b: 18 NOV 1670 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut

Married: 12 FEB 1690 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut 1 5 2

Children

Josiah WILLARD b: 10 FEB 1691/92 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
John WILLARD b: 20 AUG 1694 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Benjamin WILLARD b: 31 OCT 1696 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Mary WILLARD c: 26 MAR 1698/99 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
Mary WILLARD b: 29 MAR 1700 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Hannah WILLARD b: 27 APR 1702 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Simon WILLARD b: 28 MAY 1704 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Ephriam WILLARD b: 30 JUN 1707 in Wethersfield, Hartford Cty, Connecticut
Daniel WILLARD b: 31 JUL 1710 in Wethersfield, Connecticut

Sources:

Title: Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records Statewide Slip Index/Abstract at CT State Library

Abbrev: CT Statewide Slip Index/Abstract

Author: Compiler: State of Connecticut

Publication: Connecticut State Library, Hartford CT

Repository:

Name: Connecticut State Library

Page: birth of poss. son, cites Wethersfield Vital Records Vol. 1. p. 79 (seen 10/11/02)

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Abbrev: N.E. Marr prior to 1700

Author: Torrey, Clarence Almon

Publication: NEHGS, Boston MA

Repository:

Name: New England Historical Genealogical Society Library

Note:

www.nehgs.org; fax 617-536-7307

Page: p. 817

Title: The History of Ancient Wethersfield Connecticut comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time, with extensive genealogies and genealogical notes on their early families; Volume II. -- Genealogies and Biographies

Abbrev: History of Wethersfield CT, V. 2

Author: Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D.

Publication: The Grafton Press, New York NY, 1904

Page: p. 793, Josiah Willard Family.

Title: The History of Ancient Wethersfield Connecticut comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time, with extensive genealogies and genealogical notes on their early families; Volume II. -- Genealogies and Biographies

Abbrev: History of Wethersfield CT, V. 2

Author: Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D.

Publication: The Grafton Press, New York NY, 1904

Page: p. 793, Simon Willard Family.

Title: Barbour Collection Photostat Copy Connecticut Vital Records -- Wethersfield Vital Records 1634-1868

Abbrev: Wethersfield Vital Records 1634-1868

Author: Compiler: State of Connecticut

Publication: Connecticut Public Library, Hartford CT, 1927

Repository:

Name: Connecticut State Library

Page: V. 1 p. 79


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82. Simon WILLARD (Josiah , Simon , Richard , Symon , Richard , William ) was born about 1662 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut. He died on Jan 8 1727 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

Simon married Mary GILBERT on Feb 12 1691. Mary was born in 1670. She died in 1712.

They had the following children:

+ 171 M i Josiah WILLARD

 172 M ii John WILLARD was born on Aug 20 1694.  
 173 M iii Benjamin WILLARD child was born on Oct 31 1696. He died before 1712.  
 174 F iv Mary WILLARD was born on Mar 29 1700.  
 175 F v Hannah WILLARD was born on Apr 27 1702.  
 176 M vi Simon WILLARD Jr. was born on May 28 1704.  
 177 M vii Ephraim WILLARD was born on Jun 30 1707.  

+ 178 M viii Daniel WILLARD

 179 M ix Benjamin WILLARD was born on Sep 15 1712.  

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ID: I00572

Name: Simon Willard 1 2 3 4

Sex: M

Birth: ABT 1660 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut 1 3 5

Death: 8 JAN 1727 in Newtington Parish, Connecticut 3 6 7

Reference Number: 579

Father: Josiah WILLARD b: ABT 1635 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts

Mother: Hannah HOSMER b: ABT 1636 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

Marriage 1 Mary Gilbert b: 18 NOV 1670

Married: 12 FEB 1691 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut 4 6

Children

Josiah Willard b: 10 FEB 1692 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
John Willard b: 20 AUG 1694 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Benjamin Willard b: 31 OCT 1696
Mary Willard b: 29 MAR 1700
Hannah Willard b: 27 APR 1702
Simon Willard b: 28 MAY 1704
Ephraim Willard b: 30 JUN 1707 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Daniel Willard b: 31 JUL 1710 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Benjamin Willard b: 15 SEP 1712

Sources:

Title: Descendants of Josiah Willard of Wethersfield, Connecticut

Author: The Willard Family Association

Publication: The Willard Family Association of America, Inc. 1972

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Pages 5 & 6

Title: History of Wethersfield

Note: Connecticut, 1600s-1800s Local Familes and Histories.

The Buck family is featured in "Genealogies and Biographies of Ancient Wethersfield" Vol. II and the Kirby & Willard families in "History of Wethersfield" Vol. II. I failed to indicate the volume # in some cases. SORRY.

Repository:

Note: Genealogy.Com

Media: Book

Page: Volume II - Page 793

Title: Hosmer Heritage

Author: Ronald Longaker Roberts

Publication: South Lake Tahoe, California, 1984

Note: "Ancestors and Descendants of the Emigrant Thomas Hosmer 1603-1687"

Repository:

Note: Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Media: Book

Page: Page 139

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Author: Clarence Almon Torrey

Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1987

Note: With an Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Prepared for Publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.

Toledo Public Library, Toledo, Ohio #929.74 Tor & Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana #G974 T63n

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 817

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Author: Clarence Almon Torrey

Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1987

Note: With an Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Prepared for Publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.

Toledo Public Library, Toledo, Ohio #929.74 Tor & Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana #G974 T63n

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 817

Text: "?1661"

Title: Descendants of Josiah Willard of Wethersfield, Connecticut

Author: The Willard Family Association

Publication: The Willard Family Association of America, Inc. 1972

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 6

Title: New England Marriages Prior to 1700

Author: Clarence Almon Torrey

Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1987

Note: With an Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Prepared for Publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.

Toledo Public Library, Toledo, Ohio #929.74 Tor & Allen County Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana #G974 T63n

Note: Excellent

Repository:

Note: James A. Kimble personal library

Media: Book

Page: Page 817

Text: "1727"

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JOSIAH, Wethersfield, oldest s. of major Simon, m. at Concord, 20 Mar. 1657, Hannah, d. of Thomas Hosmer of Hartford, had Samuel, b. 1 Sept. 1658; and Josiah, 13 Mar. 1660; both at Hartford, where he was then sch.-master, and so was after empl. at W. where he prob. had Dorothy; Simon; Stephen; Thomas; John; and Hannah; was freem. 1665, bec. a trader, and d. 1674, when his est. was insolv.

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Birth: unknown

Death: Jan. 8, 1726

in the 66 year of his age.

The first male laid in this yard.


Birth: unknown Death: Jan. 8, 1726

in the 66 year of his age. The first male laid in this yard.


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Parents:
 Josiah Willard (1631 - ____)
 Hannah Hosmer Willard Maltby (1636 - ____)

Spouse:
 Mary Gilbert Willard (1670 - 1712)*

Children:
 Josiah Willard (1692 - 1757)*
 Ephraim Willard (1707 - 1766)*

Burial:

Newington Cemetery

Newington

Hartford County

Connecticut, USA -------------------- http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=PED&db=smlockwood&id=I905&style=TABLE

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Simon Willard's Timeline

1660
1660
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connitucut, United States
1691
February 12, 1691
Age 31
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1692
February 10, 1692
Age 32
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1694
August 20, 1694
Age 34
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut , United States
1696
October 31, 1696
Age 36
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1698
March 26, 1698
Age 38
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1700
March 29, 1700
Age 40
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut , United States
1702
April 27, 1702
Age 42
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1704
May 29, 1704
Age 44
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1707
June 30, 1707
Age 47
Wethersfield, Hartford , Connecticut, United States