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Cornelius Hull

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Birthplace: Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Greenfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Greenfield Hill, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. Cornellius Hull, Sr. and Rebecca Theale
Husband of Sarah Hull and Mehitable Hull
Father of Martha Stratton; Rebecca Meeker; Nathaniel Hull; Sgt. Ebenezer Hull; Elizabeth Burr and 10 others
Brother of Samuel Hull, Sr; Rebecca Hull; Martha Stratton; Capt. Theophilus Hull and Sarah Silliman
Half brother of Phebe Miller; Sarah Ogden and Eleanor Theale

Occupation: Farmer
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About Cornelius Hull

Birth: 1655 Greenfield Hill Fairfield County Connecticut, USA Death: May 8, 1740 Greenfield Hill Fairfield County Connecticut, USA

Cornelius Hull is the son of Cornelius Hull and Rebecca Jones Hull. He married Sarah Sanford, Daughter of Ezekiel Sanford and Rebecca Whelpley. Children are George, Sarah, Rebecca, Nathaniel, Ebenezer, Elizabeth, Martha, John, Eleanor, Cornelius.

May have been called Bull or name transcribed as Bull Admitted to church 2 Jun 1695 1st Con ch of Fairfield Considered the founder of Hulls Farms He was many years Lieutenant of the Fairfield Train band His will is dated Jan 21 1735, over five years before his death.

Was an adinistrator of his grandfather Henry Whelpley's Will The dee ds show that Alexander Knowles, Michael Try, Cornelius Hull , and William Hill, Adm'rs of Henry Whelpley's estate, sol d land to Ralph Keeler, who married Whelpley's widow, and t hat Ralph Keeler sold it 1664 to Isaac Wheeler.

Founder of Hull's Farms in the Greenfield Hill district of Fairfield, CT. Charter member of Greenfield Hill Congregational Church. His father actually bought the land that became Hull's Farm

The Greenfield Hill Congregational Church was founded in 1725, the first name on the list was Cornelius Hull II, and the building was built in 1760. It is a beautiful large Colonial structure, facing the common …[Cornelius Hull] is the recognized founder of the quaint hamlet that bears his name [Hull's Farms] and was for many years Lieutenant of the Fairfield train band.


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Parents:
 Cornelius Hull (1628 - 1695)
 Rebecca Jones Theel (1632 - ____)

Spouse:
 Sarah Sanford Hull (1666 - 1753)*

Children:
 Sarah Hull Meeker (1686 - 1759)*
 Nathaniel Hull (1695 - 1749)*
 Martha Hull Sherwood (1701 - 1782)*
 Cornelius Hull (1710 - 1787)*
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Inscription: Here Lyes Buried The Body Of Mr Cornelius Hull Aged 75 Years Died May 8 1740


Note: Husband of Sarah Sanford


Burial: Greenfield Hill Cemetery Fairfield Fairfield County Connecticut, USA


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Maintained by: JKK Originally Created by: Brian Logan Record added: Dec 11, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 32117779

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=hull&GSiman=1&GScid=103369&GRid=32117779&

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Cornelius Hull's Timeline

1654
1654
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1665
1665
Age 11
1686
August 26, 1686
Age 32
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1693
1693
Age 39
Stamford, Connecticut
1695
April 7, 1695
Age 41
Greenfield Hill, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1697
1697
Age 43
1699
October 15, 1699
Age 45
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1701
June 15, 1701
Age 47
Greenfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1703
1703
Age 49
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States