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Thomas Gridley, Jr.

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Birthplace: Farmington, Hartford, CT
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Gridley, Sr. and Elizabeth Foster
Husband of Elizabeth BRONSON; Hannah WILCOXSON; Mary SEYMOUR; Elizabeth Bronson and Mercy D. Gridley
Father of Samuel Gridley; Thomas Gridley, III and Mary Gridley
Brother of Margaret Mudd

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About Thomas Gridley, Jr.

Biographical Summary:

Thomas Gridley, Hartford, 1639, a proprietor " by courtesie of the town;" his home-lot was on the south side of the road from George Steele's to the South Meadow; was of Windsor, September 5, 1639; had been one of the thirty men sent from Windsor to the "Pequot fight" under Capt. Mason, and his heirs received a grant of fifty acres, October 12, 1671. He married September 29, 1644, in Hartford, Mary Semmor, perhaps Seymour, and she may have been sister of Richard Seymour. He appears to have been interested in the settlement of Nonotuck (Northampton), as he was present at a meeting of the proprietors held in Springfield, October 3, 1653. But he died in Hartford; inventory June 12, 1655, £282. 12. 6. His widow, Mary, married (2) Deacon John Langdon, of Farmington.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), pages 241-242. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books

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Thomas Gridley, Jr.'s Timeline

1612
April 10, 1612
Farmington, Hartford, CT
1647
November 24, 1647
Age 35
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1650
August 1, 1650
Age 38
Hartford, Hartford, Ct
1652
September 29, 1652
Age 40
Farmington, Hartford, CT, USA
1655
June 12, 1655
Age 43
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
1683
June 17, 1683
Age 43
Farmington, Hartford, CT