Deacon John Hanchett

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John Hanchett

Birthplace: Wethersfield, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Hanchett and Deliverance Langton
Husband of Sarah Taylor; Mary Harmon (Skinner); Sarah Hanchett; Esther Hanchett (Pritchett) and Sarah Southwell
Father of Esther Granger (Hanchett); John Hanchett; Samuel Hanchett; Deliverance Hannah Granger; Bathsheba Fuller (Hanchett) and 2 others
Brother of Thomas Hanchett, II; Deliverance Weller and Hannah Loomis / King

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About Deacon John Hanchett

Deacon John Hanchett

Born 1 Sep 1649, Wethersfield, CT. Died 22 Oct 1744, Suffield, CT, age. 95 yrs. Son of Thomas Hanchett & Deliverance Langton, Married (1) 6 Sep 1677, Westfield, MA, Esther Pritchett; daughter of William Pritchard & Hannah (LNU). Esther Pritchett was born ca. 1654, Ipswich, MA. She died 29 Nov 1711, Suffield, CT. Married (2) 1713, Suffield, CT, Mary Skinner; daughter of Joseph Skinner & Mary Filley. Mary Skinner was born b. 22 Sep 1667, Windsor, CT. She died 7 Sep 1730, Suffield, CT. Married (3) 27 May 1731, Suffield, CT, Sarah Brooks, daughter of William Brooks & Mary Burt. Sarah Brooks was born. 4 May 1658, Springfield, MA. She died 6 Jan 1732/33, Suffield, CT. Married (4) 3 Jul 1733, Suffield, CT, Sarah Stebbins, daughter of John Stebbins & Abigail Bartlett. Sarah Stebbins was born 4 Jun 1668, Northampton, MA.

Children of Deacon John Hanchett and Ester Pritchard:

  1. Ester Hanchett, b. 1 Aug 1678, Westfield, MA; m. Samuel Granger
  2. John Hanchett, b. 16 Nov 1679, Westfield, MA; m. Lydia Hayward.
  3. Samuel Hanchett, b. 7 Apr 1682, Suffield, CT; d. 11 Sep 1682, Suffield, CT.
  4. Hannah Hanchett, b. 7 Dec 1683, Suffield, CT; m. Abraham Granger.
  5. Bathsheba Hanchett, b. 19 May 1685, Suffield, CT; m. Joseph Fuller.
  6. Mehitable Hanchett, b. 22 Jan 1686/87, Suffield, CT; m. Samuel Sikes.
  7. Ebenezer Hanchett, b. 13 Jan 1688, Suffield, CT; d. Suffield, CT.
  8. Deliverance Hannah Hanchett, b. 10 Aug 1693, Suffield, CT; d. 27 Jun 1715, Suffield, CT.
  9. Ebenezer Hanchett, b. 22 Nov 1711, Suffield, CT; d. Suffield, CT.

Deacon John Hanchett's last three wives were all widows, the first being widow of Nathaniel Harmon. The second being the widow of Jonathan Taylor. The third being the widow of William Southwell of Northampton.

Source, Reference Documents: 8, 12, 158, 177

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Deacon John Hanchett's Timeline

September 1, 1649
Wethersfield, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
August 1, 1678
Age 28
Westfield, Hampshire County (Present Hampden County), Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
November 16, 1679
Age 30
Westfield, Hampshire County (Present Hampden County), Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
April 7, 1682
Age 32
Suffield, Hartford, CT
December 7, 1683
Age 34
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
May 19, 1685
Age 35
January 22, 1686
Age 36
Suffield, Hartford County, Dominion of New England (Present Connecticut), (Present USA)
January 13, 1688
Age 38
Hartford, Suffield, Ct