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Capt. Jonathan Horton

Also Known As: "1st Captain of the 1st Company of Calvary Suffold County NY"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Southold, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Death: February 23, 1707 (60)
Southold, Suffolk County, New York
Place of Burial: Southold, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Barnabas Horton and Mary Horton
Husband of Bethia Horton
Father of Caleb Horton; Bethiah Reeves; Caleb Horton; William Horton; Mehitable Tuthill and 8 others
Brother of Sarah Salmon; Hannah Mapes; Mary Budd; Benjamin Horton; Caleb Horton and 3 others
Half brother of Sarah Conkling; Mary Horton; Benjamin Horton; Lt. Joseph Horton, I; Anne Horton and 13 others

Occupation: 1st Captain of the 1st Company of Cavalry ever organized in Suffold County, NY
Managed by: Ken Jon Schonberg
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About Capt. Jonathan Horton

Abstract of New York Wills, vol. I, 1665-1707 Will of Barnabas Horton: "To fifth son Jonathan he leaves a dwelling house, barn and all other real estate."

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  • Tuthill family of Tharston, Norfolk County, England and Southold, Suffolk County, New York; also written Totyl, Totehill, Tothill, Tuttle, etc (1898)
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  • 5. Henry Tuthill (John, Henry, Henry), of Southold, b. 1 May 1665; d. 4 Jan., 1750; m. before 1690, Bethia HORTON (Capt. JONATHAN, Barnabus), b. at 1674; d. 16 Mary, 1744. Henry was Justice of the Peace, and owned land in the Towns of Southold and Brookhaven. The subject of the marriage date of Henry and Bethia is discussed in Keith's Ancestry of Benjamin Harrison. The daughter Rebecca attributed to Henry, in Moore's Indexes of Southold Genealogies, is doubtless only an error of type, as Henry's will (Lib. 17, p. 118, N. Y. City Wills) cited as authority, does not contain the word Rebecca. Issue, all of Southold Town:...........
  • iii. Mary Tuthill, b. 1687; d. in 1780, aged 93; m. 27 Nov., 1706/7, Jonathan HORTON (Capt. JONATHAN, Barnabas), of Southold, b. 23 Dec., 1683; d. 2 April, 1768. They had six children: Mary, Eliphaz, Mehitable, Azariah, Lazarus, and Ambrose Horton, born between 1708-20. Of these, Azariah, a graduate of Yale College, was missionary to the L. I. Indians, and ancestor of the Rev. Theodore L. Cuyler, of Brooklyn,* while Lazarus Horton, b. 1717, m. Ann Corey (David, Isaac, John).
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  • 6. Daniel Tuthill (John, Henry, Henry), of Southold, b. 23 Jan., 1679, d. 7 Dec. 1762; m. in 1705 Mehitable HORTON (Capt. JONATHAN, Barnabas), b. 17 Feb., 1679, d. 7 Sep., 1757, widow of Peter Bradley. Daniel was a Deacon at Southold. Letters of administration on his estate were issued in 1763 to his sons, Daniel Tuthill, Jr., and Nathaniel. Issue, all of Southold:
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  • iii. 'MARY, b. 1687; d. in 1780, aged 93; m. 27 Nov., 1706/7, JONATHAN HORTON (Capt. Jonathan, Barnabas), of Southold, b. 23 Dec., 1683; d. 2 April, 1768. They had six children: Mary, Eliphaz, Mehitable, Azariah, Lazarus, and Ambrose Horton, born between 1708-20. Of these, Azariah, a graduate of Yale College, was missionary to the L. I. Indians, and ancestor of the Rev. Theodore L. Cuyler, of Brooklyn,* while Lazarus Horton, b. 1717, m. Ann Corey (David, Isaac, John).
  • Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via son Jonathan Horton by SmartCopy: Nov 26 2015, 23:25:25 UTC

Will of Jonathan Horton - NY Historical Society Collection, vol. II pp.4-6. It is dated 21 Feb 1707, proved 2 Jun 1708. "His wife and sons Jonathan and William were named executors. ...His wife Bethiah is also mentioned to receive support."


Capt. Jonathan Horton married Bethia Wells Horton in 1672 in Southold, NY. Jonathan was the son of Barnabas Horton & his 3rd wife Mary Langton Horton. Jonathan was Barnabas's youngest son & the heir of the original family homestead. Jonathan held several public offices, most frequently as the town overseer. He was a military man, often being called captain in public records. Children of Jonathan & Bethia Wells Horton: 1. Caleb was born in 1673 & died in infancy. 2. Bethia was born in 1674 & died 3/16/1744. She married Henry Tuthill. 3. Barnabas was born in 1675 & died 11/15/1705. He married Elizabeth Burnett. 4. Caleb (2) was born about 1676 & died 12/25/1706. He married Abigail Hallock on 12/23/1696. Abigail died 4/7/1697. He married (2) after 1698, but this wife's name is unknown. 5. william was born in 1677 & died the 26th or 27th of 9/1728. He married Christian Youngs on 12/31/1702. He married (2) Mary, who died 1/11/1753. 6. Mehitable was born 2/16/1679 & died 9/7/1757. She married Christopher Bradley. Her 2nd husband was Deacon Daniel Tuthill in 1705.Tuthill was born 1/23/1679 & died 12/7/1762. 7. Abigail was born in 1681. Her death date is unknown. She married ? Lyon. Her 2nd husband was David Brewster& settled in Ornage County, NY. 8. Jonathan Jr was born 12/23/1683 & died 4/2/1768. He married Mary Tuthill on 11/27/1707. Mary was born in 1687 & died 3/4/1780. 9. Mary was born about 1687 & died 9/11/1749. She married Zacheus Goldsmith on 1/2/1707. Goldsmith was born 11/13/1685 & died 1/22-year unknown. In 2/1708, she married (2nd) David Horton. David was bornabout 1687 & died 9/11/1749. 10. Patience was born in 1692 & her death date is unknown. 11. James was born in 1694 & died 5/16/1762 & died 5/16/1762. He married Anna Goldsmith on 12/3/1717. Goldsmith was born 1/1/1701 & died 5/16/1762.

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Capt. Jonathan Horton's Timeline

1647
February 23, 1647
Southold, Suffolk County, New York, United States
1673
1673
Age 25
1674
1674
Age 26
Southold, Suffolk County (Long Island), Province of New York
1676
1676
Age 28
1677
1677
Age 29
Southold, Suffolk, NY
1680
February 17, 1680
Age 32
Southold, Suffolk County, Province of New York
1683
December 23, 1683
Age 36
Old Castle, Southold, Suffolk County, New York
1687
1687
Age 39
1694
1694
Age 46
Southold, Suffolk County, Province of New York