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About Capt. Jonathan Bell, of Stamford
1. Jonathan BELL was born Sep 1641 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA, and died 11 Mar 1699 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA. He was the son of 2. Francis BELL and 3. Rebecca. He married Mercy CRANE 22 Oct 1662 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA. She was born 1 Mar 1645 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, and died 26 Oct 1671. He married Susanna PIERSON 31 Oct 1673 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA, daughter of Abraham PIERSON and Abigail MITCHELL. She was born 10 Dec 1652 in Branford, CT, and died 4 Jan 1707 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA.
Name: Jonathan BELL
Given Name: Jonathan
Birth: Sep 1641 in Stamford, CT
Death: 11 Mar 1699 in Stamford, CT
Change Date: 9 Nov 2006 at 14:04
Father: Francis BELL b: 1 Nov 1611 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut
Mother: Rebecca b: Abt 1618 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
Marriage 1 Mercy CRANE b: 1 Mar 1645 in New Haven, CT
Married: 22 Oct 1662 in Stamford, CT
Change Date: 9 Nov 2006
Marriage 2 Susanna PIERSON b: 10 Dec 1652 in Branford, CT
Married: 31 Oct 1673 in Stamford, CT
Change Date: 30 Jan 2007
Abraham BELL b: 22 Jun 1675 in Stamford, CT
[James Savage, Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England]
JONATHAN, Springfield, eldest s. of Francis of the same, m. a. 1685, Susanna, wid. of Nicholas Worthington (wh. had been his sec. w. and bore him two ch.), and had twelve ch. of wh. half d. young, and the others were Samuel, Sarah, Francis, Benjamin, Jonathan, and Joseph, whose respective dates are not kn. He was a capt. and liv. to 95 yrs. d. 21 May 1741; but his w. d. 9 Mar. 1727.
1) Evelyn Beran Database, 20 Feb 2004
2) Alice Gedge Database, 4 Jul 2003
3) NEHGS "NEXUS," Vol. XIV, No. 2, Mar-Apr 1997, p.67, "The Eighth-Generation Ancestry of Sir Winston Churchill," by Scott C. Steward. Cites: (a) T.B. Warren, "Springfield Families," A-E vol. (1934-5: tss. at NEHGS) p.28. (b) George Worthington, comp., "The Genealogy of the Worthington Family" (1894) p.13.
Sir Winston Churchill and his mother Jennie Jerome are descendants.
For further details, see http://www.newenglandballproject.com/g0/p430.htm#i10730
On some listings, like some geni.com listings, of Francis and Abigail (Burt) Ball, their first son Jonathan is missing, but he is a key link to Winston Churchill for Burt and Bliss families on the New England Ball Project, see
Jonathan Ball is Winston Churchill' Churchill's 5th Great Grandfather, while he and Floyd Bliss Hanson are 1st Cousins 8 Times Removed.
Capt. Jonathan Bell, of Stamford's Timeline
September 15, 1641
Stamford, Fairfield County, Province of Connecticut
February 14, 1663
Stamford, Fairfield, CT
August 29, 1665
December 6, 1667
January 16, 1681
Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
August 6, 1685
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 25, 1686
Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
March 9, 1687
Springfield, Hampden, MA, USA