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Thomas Gridley

Birthplace: Of Essex, England
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Husband of Mary SEYMOUR; Hannah WILCOXSON and Elizabeth BRONSON

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About Thomas Gridley

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's Timeline

Of Essex, England
September 29, 1644
Age 25
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
June 12, 1655
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
October 31, 1704
Age 36
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
August 3, 1710
Age 36
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
January 19, 1902
Age 36
June 18, 1945
Age 36
March 1, 1971
Age 36