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Dea. John Griswold

Birthdate: (64)
Birthplace: Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
Death: August 7, 1717 (60-68)
Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut
Place of Burial: Clinton, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Griswold, of Killingworth and Margaret Griswold
Husband of Mary Griswold and Bathsheba Griswold
Father of Mary Avery; Hannah Crane; John Griswold; Joseph Griswold; Deborah Crane and 12 others
Brother of Sarah Griswold; Edward Griswold; Lt. Francis Griswold; George Griswold; Lydia Griswold and 7 others

Occupation: Farmer
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About Dea. John Griswold

John Griswold was the second son named John of Edward and Margaret Griswold. He was baptized Aug. 1, 1652 in Windsor, Hartford, CT, and died 3 Aug 1717 in Killingworth, Middlesex, CT. He married first Mary Bemis, daughter of James and Sarah (Dimond) Bemis, who became his stepsister by the marriage of his father to Sarah (Dimond) Bemis. Mary died 27 Oct 1679. They had four children.

John married second Bathsheba North, daughter of Thomas, born 1654, who died 19 Mar 1736. They had 13 children.

The burial places of Mary and Bathsheba are unknown.


From "Griswold Family" vol II--pg. 32

John Griswold was a farmer; prominent & leading citizen. Deacon for many years. Served on important civil committees. Deputy 1690. Captain 1712. Served in the Narragansett War. The town granted him six acres for his services in the Indian Wars. Died 7 Burial in congregational cemetery, Clinton,CT. It is possible that Bathsheba is buried in vacant space next to his tombstone

Notes

  • He removed from Windsor, probably with his father, and went to Killingworth. Evidently a man of intelligence and character, John Griswold was a deacon of the church, had property and was influential in the community. He was deputy from Killingworth to the CT General Court, 1690, 1697-99, 1701-04, 1707-12, 1715, and 1716. From 1697 to 1702 he was representative from Killingworth. In 1712 he was captain of the train band in Killingworth, and was also a soldier in the Narragansett War. In 1714 he was a member of the Governor's Council. He married first Mary, died 10/27/1679, 4 children. He married second Bathsheba, died 3/19/1736, 12 children. Ancestral File has death in Windsor, CT.

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SOURCE: JANA WELLMAN ULRICH

Settled in Killingworth.

Deacon of the church and member of the General Court for 28 sessions.

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All children recorded in Killingworth records


Pers. info. ref.: < http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24270803 >, John Griswold, Indian River Cemetery, Clinton, Middlesex Co., CT.

John Griswold (son of Edward Griswold) was born 01 Aug 1652 in bpt.recorded @ Windsor,Hartford,CT, and died 03 Aug 1717 in Killingworth,Middlesex,CT.

Notes for John Griswold: from: "Griswold Family" vol II--pg. 32

John was a farmer; prominent & leading citizen. Deacon for many years. Served on important civil committees. Deputy 1690. Captain 1712. Served in the Narragansett War. The town granted him six acres for his services in the Indian Wars. Died 7 Burial in congregational cemetery, Clinton,CT. It is possible that Bathsheba is buried in vacant space next to his tombstone. All children recorded in Killingworth records

Will--State Library, Hartford,CT written: 6 Jun 1713[Griswold.FTW]


John Griswold (son of Edward Griswold) was born 01 Aug 1652 in bpt.recorded @ Windsor,Hartford,CT, and died 03 Aug 1717 in Killingworth,Middlesex,CT.

Notes for John Griswold:

from: "Griswold Family" vol II--pg. 32

John was a farmer; prominent & leading citizen. Deacon for many years. Served on important civil committees. Deputy 1690. Captain 1712. Served in the Narragansett War. The town granted him six acres for his services in the Indian Wars. Died 7 Burial in congregational cemetery, Clinton,CT. It is possible that Bathsheba is buried in vacant space next to his tombstone.

All children recorded in Killingworth records

Will--State Library, Hartford,CT written: 6 Jun 1713[Griswold.FTW]

More About John Griswold: Resided: 28 Nov 1672, Killijngworth marriage #1 to Mary Bemis. Stone: Mary,Margaret,hannah & John b: 1st. marriage.

More About John Griswold and : Marriage: 1680

Children of John Griswold are:

  1. Mary Griswold, b. 01 Feb 1672/7337, d. date unknown.
  2. Margaret Griswold, b. 10 Dec 167537, d. date unknown.
  3. Hannah Griswold, b. 25 Oct 167737, d. date unknown.
  4. John Griswold, b. 22 Sep 167937, d. date unknown.
  5. Dorothy Griswold, b. 04 May 168137, d. date unknown.
  6. Bathsheba Griswold, b. 05 Dec 168237, d. date unknown.
  7. John Griswold, b. 04 Dec 168337, d. date unknown.
  8. Samuell Griswold, b. 04 Apr 168537, d. date unknown.
  9. Luci Griswold, b. 26 Jul 168637, d. date unknown.
  10. John Griswold, b. 04 Nov 168837, d. date unknown.
  11. Martha Griswold, b. 01 Jun 168937, d. date unknown.
  12. Joseph Griswold, b. 26 Sep 169137, d. date unknown.
  13. Benjaman Griswold, b. 26 Sep 169137, d. date unknown.
  14. Dorathy Griswold, b. 23 Sep 169237, d. date unknown.
  15. Martha Griswold, b. 16 Jun 169437, d. date unknown.
  16. Daniel Griswold, b. 25 Oct 1696, Killingworth,Middlesex,CT, d. 20 Sep 1737, Killingworth,Middlesex,CT.
  17. Walter Griswold, b. 07 Mar 1699/0039, d. date unknown.


  • Genealogical and family history of the state of Connecticut; a record of the achievements of her people in the making of a commonwealth and the founding of a nation by Cutter, William Richard, 1847-1918, ed; Clement, E. H. (Edward Henry), 1843-1920, joint ed; Hart, Samuel, 1845-1917, joint ed; Talcott, Mary Kingsbury, 1847-1917, joint ed; Bostwick, Frederick, b. 1852; Stearns, Ezra S., joint ed Publication date 1911 page 521

Family links:

Parents:
 Edward Griswold (1607 - 1690)
 Margaret Griswold (1609 - 1670)

Spouse:
 Bathsheba North Griswold (1656 - 1736)*

Children:
 Mary Griswold Avery (1673 - 1750)*
 Samuel Griswold (1685 - 1732)*
 Daniel Griswold (1696 - 1737)*
 Walter Griswold (1700 - 1745)*

Siblings:
 Francis Griswold (1629 - 1671)*
 Sarah Griswold Phelps Pinney (1631 - 1715)*
 George Griswold (1633 - 1704)*
 Francis Griswold (1635 - 1704)*
 Roger Griswold (1640 - 1671)**
 Hannah Griswold Westover (1642 - 1714)*
 Mary Griswold Phelps (1644 - 1715)*
 Mary Griswold Phelps (1644 - 1717)*
 Deborah Griswold Buell (1646 - 1718)*
 John Griswold (1652 - 1717)
  • Calculated relationship
    • Half-sibling

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