Stephen Gifford (1641 - 1724) MP

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Birthplace: Norwich, New London, Ct
Death: Died in Norwich, Ct
Managed by: Julian L. Anderson
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About Stephen Gifford

AT THIS TIME HIS BIRTH PARENTS ARE NOT IDENTIFIED.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5027393

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  • ALTHOUGH THE AUTHOR OF THIS BOOK STATES HERE HE THINKS STEPHEN IS THE SON OF WILLIAM OF SAND. BY HIS FIRST WIFE, HE DOES NOT LIST STEPHEN AS THEIR CHILD IN WILLIAM'S SECTION.
  • 'Gifford genealogy, 1626-1896; (1896)
  • http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924015023496
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/cu31924015023496#page/n187/mode/1up
  • ' Stephen Gifford was an original home lot owner, with all the privileges of a first proprietor, at Norwich, Conn., 1659, although at this, the time of dating the deed of the first purchase, he was not believed to be of age.
  • ' (Note. — I believe this Stephen to be a son of William of Sand, by his first wife. — Author.)
    • CONNECTICUT BRANCH.
  • ' 1 Stephen Gifford b. 1641? d. 27 Nov. 1724: m. 1st Hannah Gove May 1667: d. 24 Jan. 1670-1. had
    • 2 i Samuel b. 1668: d. 26 Aug. 1714: mo. Norwich to Lebanon 1692.
    • ii Hannah b. 7 Jan. 1671 : m. Samuel Calkins, Leb., 16 Nov. 1691.
  • ' [1 Stephen] m. 2d Hannah Gallup 12 May 1672: b. 1645: d. 20 Jan. 1724: dau. John, Stonington, Conn. had
    • 3 iii John b. 1673, Nor. : d. 14 May 1747.
    • iv Ruth b. 30 Dec. 1676: m. Jeremiah Fitch., Leb.
    • v Stephen b. 28 Aug. 1679.
    • vi Aquilla b. 25 Oct. 1682.
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  • HISTORY OF NEW LONDON COUNTY, CONNECTICUT, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF MANY OF ITS PIONEERS AND PROMINENT MEN.
  • COMPILED UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF D. HAMILTON HURD J. W. LEWIS & CO., PHILADELPHIA, 1882 PRESS OF J. B. LIPPINCOTT & CO., PHILADELPHIA
  • [transcribed by Janece Streig]
  • CHAPTER XX.
  • NORWICH.
  • Pages 253-273
  • NORWICH-(Continued).
  • ORIGINAL PROPRIETORS AND OTHER EARLY SETTLERS - PART A.
  • 'STEPHEN GIFFORD'S first marriage was with Hannah GROVE, in May, 1667. She died Jan. 24, 1670-71, leaving two children, Samuel and Hannah. He married, second, Hannah, daughter of John GALLOP, of Stonington, May 12, 1672. Four children are subsequently recorded to him,--John, Ruth, Stephen, and Aquilla.
  • 'The proprietor and his second wife lived together more than half a century, and died the same year.
  • Samuel GIFFORD removed to Lebanon in 1692, and there died, Aug. 26, 1714. The tow daughters of 'Stephen, the proprietor', also settled in Lebanon, as the wives of Samuel CALKINS and Jeremiah FITCH. John, Stephen, and Aquilla GIFFORD, sons of the 'first proprietor', were inhabitants of Norwich in 1736.
  • http://dunhamwilcox.net/town_hist/nl-chap20.htm
  • Vital Records of Norwich 1659 - 1848
  • Part I - Pages 1-29
  • Hartford
  • Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Connecticut 1913
  • Publication Committee:
  • Lucious Barnes Barbour
  • Williston Walker
  • Winslow Tracy Williams
  • [Transcribed by Coralynn Brown]
  • 'Stephen Gifford was married with Hannah Gore in May, 1667.
  • Samuell Gifford was born in Sept., 1668.
  • Hannah Gifford was born Jan. 14, 1670.
  • 'Hannah the wife of Stephen Gifford died Jan. 24, 1670.
  • 'The marriage of Stephen Gifford with Hannah Gallop the daughter of John Gallop of Stonington was May 12, 1672.
  • The names & ages of their children as follows:
  • John Gifford was born in April, 1673.
  • Ruth Gifford was born Dec. 30, 1676.
  • Stephen Gifford was born Aug. 28, 1679.
  • Aquilla Gifford was born Oct. 23, 1682.
  • http://dunhamwilcox.net/ct/norwich1.htm
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  • 'GIFFORD, Stephen
  • 'b. ABT 1642 Norwich, CT.
  • 'd. 27 NOV 1724 Norwich, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: GIFFORD, William
  • Mother: GRANT, Elizabeth
  • Family:
  • 'Marriage: 18 JUN 1672
  • 'Spouse: GALLUP, Hannah
  • b. 14 SEP 1644 Boston, Mass.
  • Parents:
  • Father: GALLUP, John
  • Mother: LAKE, Hannah
  • Children:
    • GIFFORD, Samuel
    • GIFFORD, Hannah
    • GIFFORD, John
    • GIFFORD, Ruth
    • GIFFORD, Stephen b. 28 AUG 1679 Norwich, CT. d. 17 MAY 1747
    • GIFFORD, Aquila b. 23 OCT 1682 Norwich, CT.
  • http://www.genealogyofnewengland.com/f_40.htm#391
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  • William Gifford
  • Birth Abt 1614 Of Milton, England
  • Gender Male
  • Died 21 Dec 1687 S., Massachussetts
  • Father Philip Gifford, b. Abt 1585, d. 1638, London, England
  • Mother Mary Turner, b. Abt 1591, Of Milton, D, England
  • Family Patience Russell, b. 1619, Of Sandwich, Massachussetts
  • Married 4 Mar 1683 St Martins, London, England
  • Children
    • '1. Stephen Gifford, b. Abt 1641, New London, Connecticut , d. 27 Nov 1724, New London, Connecticut
  • http://www.penrose.org/getperson.php?personID=I41359&tree=penrose
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  • ALVIN WEST WATERMAN (1841 - 1904)
  • 7th WI Infantry, Co. I
  • EIGHTH GENERATION
  • '132. Stephen Gifford: born in 1641 in Norwich, New London, CT; married in May 1667 in New London, New London, CT; died on 27 Nov 1724 in Norwich, New London, CT
  • '133. Hannah Gore: born on 15 May 1645 in Roxbury, Essex, MA; died on 10 Jul 1686 in Norwich, New London, CT
  • NINTH GENERATION
  • 264. William Gifford: born in 1615 in Chesham, Buckingham, England; married on 16 Jul 1683; died on 9 Apr 1687 in Plymouth, Plymouth, MA
  • 265. Patience Russell: born in 1619 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA; died
  • TENTH GENERATION
  • 528. Philip Gifford: married
  • 529. Mary Turner: born in 1638; died
  • http://www.7thwisconsin.org/7th-WI-GENEALOGY/WATERMAN-Alvin-West-7I.html
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  • 'GIFFORD, Stephen
  • 'b. ABT. 1642 Norwich, CT.
  • 'd. 27 NOV 1724 Norwich, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: GIFFORD, William
  • Mother: GRANT, Elizabeth
  • Family:
  • ' Marriage: 18 JUN 1672
  • 'Spouse: GALLUP, Hannah
  • b. 14 SEP 1644 Boston, Mass.
  • Parents:
  • Father: GALLUP, John
  • Mother: LAKE, Hannah
  • Children:
    • GIFFORD, Samuel
    • GIFFORD, Hannah
    • GIFFORD, John
    • GIFFORD, Ruth
    • GIFFORD, Stephen b. 28 AUG 1679 Norwich, CT. d. 17 MAY 1747
    • GIFFORD, Aquila b. 23 OCT 1682 Norwich, CT.
  • http://newenglandgenealogy.pcplayground.com/f_cc.htm#18
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Stephen Gifford's Timeline

1641
1641
Norwich, New London, Ct
1667
May, 1667
Age 26
New London, Ct
1668
September 16, 1668
Age 27
Windham Town, Hartford County (Present Windham County), Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1670
January 7, 1670
Age 29
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1673
April, 1673
Age 32
Norwich, New London, CT
1676
December 30, 1676
Age 35
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1679
August 28, 1679
Age 38
Norwich, New London, CT
1682
October 23, 1682
Age 41
Norwich, New London, CT
1724
November 27, 1724
Age 83
Norwich, Ct
1881
February 15, 1881
Age 83