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Cornelius Hull

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: May 7, 1740 (86)
Greenfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Greenfield Hill, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Lieut. Cornelius Hull, Sr. and Rebecca Theale
Husband of Sarah Hull
Father of Martha Stratton; George Hull; Rebecca Meeker; Nathaniel Hull; Sgt. Ebenezer Hull 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.

Family links:

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

 Sarah Sanford Hull (1666 - 1753)*

 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

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Cornelius Hull's Timeline

Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Age 11
August 26, 1686
Age 32
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Age 39
Stamford, Connecticut
April 7, 1695
Age 41
Greenfield Hill, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
January 20, 1697
Age 43
October 15, 1699
Age 45
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
June 15, 1701
Age 47
Greenfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Age 49
Fairfield, Connecticut, United States