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Thomas Porter, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Felstead, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Porter, Jr., of Windsor and Anna "Rosanna" Porter (White)
Husband of Sarah Porter (Hart)
Father of Sarah Winchell (Porter); Thomas Porter, Jr.; Dorothy Overman (Porter); Johannah Tudor; Samuel Porter and 11 others
Brother of Robert Porter; Anna or Sarah Gaylord; John Porter; Sarah Judson (Porter); Rebecca Porter and 7 others

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About Thomas Porter, Sr.

Biographical Summary:

Thomas Porter was not one of the original proprietors of Hartford, but a lot was granted to him conditionally, in Jan. 1639-40, and his name appears on W. S. Porter's map of Hartford, 1640, when his lot was on what is now Albany Ave. He married November 20, 1644, Sarah, daughter of Stephen Hart; removed to Farmington, where he and his wife joined the church, July 19, 1653; died 1697.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 255. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books

-------------------- (f/g) Thomas Porter Birth: 1620 Hartford Hartford County Connecticut, USA Death: Dec. 13, 1697 Hartford Hartford County Connecticut, USA

Married Sarah Hart 20 Nov 1644 in Hartford CT. Their child: Mary (Porter) Royce.


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Parents:
 John Porter (1594 - 1648)
 Anna White Porter (1600 - 1647) 
Spouse:
 Sarah Hart Porter (1622 - 1697) 
Children:
 Dorothea Porter Overman (1652 - ____)
 Rachael Porter Cowles (1658 - 1743)*
 Mary Porter Royce (1676 - 1759)

Burial: Ancient Burying Ground Hartford Hartford County Connecticut, USA Plot: Founders Monument Created by: Linda Mac Record added: Mar 05, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 34482685 -tcd --------------------

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Thomas Porter, Sr.'s Timeline

1620
January 7, 1620
Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1620
Felstead, Essex, England, United Kingdom
1634
1634
Age 14
1644
November 20, 1644
Age 24
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1646
1646
Age 26
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1650
July 29, 1650
Age 30
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, Colonial America
1650
Age 30
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut, Colonial America
1653
July 24, 1653
Age 33
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1653
Age 33
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1654
November 1654
Age 34
Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)