|Birthplace:||Willenhall, Whychford, Warwickshire, England|
|Death:||Died in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony|
|Cause of death:||Drowned crossing Connecticut River|
|Place of Burial:||Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States|
Son of Colonial Gov. Thomas Welles and Alice Welles
|Occupation:||Justice for Wethersfield|
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The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)
I. John, b. in England, 1631; m. Kattareen Lane.
II. HANNAH, b. in England, 1632-3; m. 1649 JOHN PANTRY; (2) June 23, 1654, THOMAS WELLS, jr.
William Tuttle & Elizabeth
2. HANNAH TUTTLE, b. England, 1632-3; d. in Hartford, Conn., Aug. 9, 1683, a. 50; bu. in the old Center chh. graveyard on Main st., where her memorial stone is still standing, among others of the WELLES family; its inscription quite plain;* m. 1619, JOHN, only s. of William and Margaret PANTRY (Pantree), b. abt. 1629; freeman of Harft., 1650; will dated Sept. 1, 1653; inv. taken Nov. 25, same yr.; chil., John and Hannah --Mary
- The Gen. Dict. of New Eng. sup. her dau. of Richard Tuttle of Boston, on what ground I have been unable to discover. Circumstances all point to the dau. of William Tuttle of New Haven, and the gravestone establishes the identity.
- William Pantry came over in 1635; wealthy and advanced in years; selectman of Hartf., 1640, again in 1645; constable in 1648.
not named, prob. posthumous; m. (2) June 23, 1654, THOMAS, s. of Thomas and Elizabeth (Deming) WELLES, jr., b. abt. 1627; Quartermaster under Maj. John Mason, 1658; Dep. Mag. at Hartf., 1662-3, and is said to be named as a grantee in the Royal Charter of Conn. (prob. his f.) He was rep. May 1663, assistant 1668, and was killed sm. yr. by a fall from a cherry tree. Inv. taken in Hartf. Aug. 20, 1668, (english pound)1090 19s. 6d.; chattels, (english pound)590. Adm. given to wid. HANNAH. He was the largest and tallest man of his time in Hartf.; of strong mind and estimable character. Inv. of est. of Mrs. HANNAH WELLES exh. Sept. 6, 1683; divided by the court, to John Pantry double portion, and to all the rest of Mrs. WELLES' chil. equal portions. Mrs. Bidwell and Mrs. Meeks to receive each a piece of gold and a gold ring that their mother before her sickness did allot and give them; the two younger ss. to be clothed out of the est. before distribution. 10. chil. b. in Wethersfield.
I. John, bap. March 17, 1659; m. Abigail Mix.
II. Hannah, b. Aug., 1652; d. unm. 1672, according to Savage; 1675, according to W. S. Porter; but Miss Mary N. Talcott says she d. before Aug., 1671, as an account of the est. of Hannah Pantry was exh. to the court of probate in Hrtf. in Aug., 1671.
III. Mary, b. prob. after Sept. 1, 1653, when the f. made his will; m. Nathaniel Mix.
IV. Rebecca Welles, b. May, 1655; m. Aug. 13, 1680, Capt. James Judson.
V. Thomas, b. Oct., 1657; m. 1689, Mary Blackleach.
VI. Sarah, b. April, 1659; m. Nov. 7, 1678, John Bidwell, jr.
VII. Ichabod, Nov., 1669; m. Sept. 4, 1684, Sarah Way.
VIII. Samuel, Oct., 1662; m. Ruth Judson, sis. to James Judson.
IX. Jonathan, b. Sept., 1664; d. s. i. abt. 1690; killed by piece of block falling on his head. Thomas Welles adm. his est., which the court of assistants, on petition of all but the admr., ordered distributed, Nov., 1690, to Thomas, Ichabod, Samuel and Joseph Welles, John Bidwell, for his wf. Sarah and James Judson, for his wf. Rebecca; Thomas appealed, May 1691, claiming te est. of his bro. according to the English law, without avail.
X. Joseph, b. Aug., 1667; d. 1698; m. Elizabeth, dau. of Eleazer Way. 1. John, d. y. 2. Joseph, d. y. 3. Joshua, d. y. 4. Elizabeth, b. 1696; m. William Powell of Hartf. 1. Elizabeth, m. Nov. 4, 1750, Fletcher Ranney of Mid., Conn., who d. Dec. 14, 1772, a. 47. She d. June 14, 1785, a. 60.
William Tuttle of New Haven : an address delivered at the Tuttle gathering, New Haven, Conn., September 3d, 1873 / /c by Joseph F. Tuttle (1873)
New England families, genealogical and memorial: a record of the ..., Volume 4 edited by William Richard Cutter
Samuel Welles Compact Disc #84 Pin #491815 Pedigree Sex: M Event(s) Birth: abt 1628 Death: 15 Jul 1675 Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT Parents Father: THOMAS WELLES Disc #84 Pin #491557 Mother: ALICE TOMES Disc #84 Pin #491734 Marriage(s) Spouse: Elizabeth Hollister Disc #84 Pin #491818 Marriage: abt 1659 Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT Spouse: Hannah Lamberton Disc #84 Pin #491819 Marriage: aft 1670
Samuel Welles Compact Disc #129 Pin #4009542 Pedigree Sex: M Event(s) Birth: abt 1630 of Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Death: 15 Jul 1675 Parents Father: Thomas Welles Disc #129 Pin #4009549 Mother: Alice Tomes Disc #129 Pin #4009550 Marriage(s) Spouse: Elizabeth Hollister Disc #129 Pin #4009543 Marriage: 1659
drowned while crossing Connecticut River or was killed by Indians
Captain Samuel Welles, of Wethersfield's Timeline
Whychford, Warwickshire, England
April 13, 1638
Stourton, Warwickshire, England
June 23, 1654
April 13, 1660
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
July 29, 1662
Probably Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
September 29, 1664
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
November 23, 1666
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States