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Elizabeth St. John (Stanley)

Also Known As: "Sension"
Birthdate: (97)
Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England
Death: September 5, 1732 (93-101)
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Timothy Stanley and Elizabeth Bacon
Wife of Mathias St. John, Jr. and Mark Sension
Mother of John St. John; Mary Sension-Hyatt (St. John); Ebenezer St. John; Samuel St. John; Matthew St John and 10 others
Sister of Johseph Stanley; Timothy Stanley; Abigail Cowles (Stanley); Capt. Caleb Stanley; Lois Porter (Stanley) and 1 other

Managed by: Floyd Brian Russak
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About Elizabeth St. John

  • http://www.thepeerage.com/p32282.htm#i322816
  • 'Elizabeth Stanley
  • F, #322816
  • Last Edited=27 Dec 2008
  • ' Elizabeth Stanley is the daughter of Timothy Stanley and Elizabeth (?).
  • Child of Elizabeth Stanley and Mark St. John
    • 1.Sarah St. John+
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  • http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/STANLEY5.htm#Timothy STANLEY1
  • Timothy STANLEY
  • Born: 22 Jan 1604, Ashford, Kent, England
  • Christened: 22 Mar 1600, Ashford, Kent, England
  • Died: 30 Jun 1663, Hartford, Hartford, CT
  • Buried: 30 Jan 1663, Hartford, Hartford, CT
  • Father: John STANLEY
  • Mother: Susan LANCOCKE
  • Married 1: Benet TRITTON 3 Aug 1630, Ashford, Kent, England

'Married 2: Elizabeth MORRICE Hartford, Hartford, England

  • Children:
    • 1. Timothy STANLEY
    • '2. Elizabeth STANLEY
    • 3. Abigail STANLEY
    • 4. Caleb STANLEY
    • 5. Lois STANLEY
    • 6. Isaac STANLEY
    • 7. Hannah STANLEY
  • Married 3: Benet SHEPHARD
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  • 'Full text of "The St. John genealogy; descendants of Matthias St. John, of Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1634, of Windsor, Connecticut, 1640, of Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1643-1645, and Norwalk, Connecticut, 1650"
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/stjohngenealogyd00alex#page/n27/mode/2up
  • http://www.archive.org/details/stjohngenealogyd00alex
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/stjohngenealogyd00alex#page/n27/mode/2up
  • 1 MATTHIAS ST. JOHN, SENSION or SENTION, the first of this name whom we can trace in America, was born in England, came to Dorchester, Mass., in 1631-2, . . . .
  • Matthias Sention's Will was dated Oct. 19, 1669, and he died in Norwalk, in October or November of the same year. . . . .
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/stjohngenealogyd00alex#page/18/mode/1up/search/Stanley
    • '3 MARK ST. JOHN (Matthias 1 ), b. in 1633-4: d. at Norwalk, Aug. 12, 1693, ae. 59; m. (1) before 1655-6, Elizabeth Stanley, b. abt. 1635, the youngest dau. of Timothy Stanley (Savage, iv. 165)': m. (2) in Jan., 1690, Dorothy Smith, b. 1636, d. in Farmington, Ct., in 1706, the dau. of Rev. Henry and Dorothy Smith, and widow of Francis Hall and John Blakeman. She m. (4) Deacon Isaac Moore, of Farmington and Norwalk (Savage, i. 195, ii. 333. iv. 115: Goodwin's Notes, 3: Hist, of Stratford, pp. 100-122).
    • http://www.archive.org/stream/stjohngenealogyd00alex#page/19/mode/1up/search/Stanley
    • The will of Elizabeth Bacon, late of Hadley, now of Hartford, Conn., dated Oct. 30, 1671, contains the following: I give to my son Caleb Standly my Houseings and land in Hadly formerly my husband Andrew Bacon's deed, that fell to me by the Death of my son Isaac, I give to son Caleb Standly, to my daughter 'Elizabeth Sension, the wife of Mark Sension, etc., provided that out of my daughter Elizabeth's part £5, to be paid to my grandchild Sarah Sension, daughter of my daughter Elizabeth (Manwaring Digest, vol. i. 270)'. Elizabeth m. (1) Timothy Stanley of Hartford, Conn. In the distribution of Timothy's Estate, in 1648, appears a son Caleb, not yet 21 years old, and two elder daughters, not named (Digest, vol. i. 189). The daus. were Abigail, who m. Saml. Cole, and Lois, who m. Thomas Porter, of Farmington, Conn.
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  • Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy: Feb 1 2017, 16:35:43 UTC


Elizabeth Stanley Saint John

The daughter of TIMOTHY & ELIZABETH (MORRIS) STANLEY, she married MARK ST. JOHN on January 1, 1656 in Norwalk.

On December 7, 1648, she received 50 pounds out of the "moveables" of her late father's estate.

Family links:

 Timothy Stanly (1603 - 1648)
 Elizabeth Morrice Bacon (1602 - 1678)

 Mark Saint John (1633 - 1693)*

 Sarah St. John Keeler (1659 - 1714)*
 Joseph St. John (1664 - 1731)*

 Elizabeth Stanley Saint John (1635 - 1692)
 Abigail Stanley Cowles (1637 - 1734)*
 Caleb Stanly (1642 - 1718)*
 Lois Stanley Porter (1645 - 1711)*
 Isaac Stanley (1648 - 1671)*
  • Calculated relationship

Burial: East Norwalk Historical Cemetery Norwalk Fairfield County Connecticut, USA Plot: Old Settlers Part of the Cemetery

Maintained by: Beensker Originally Created by: Nareen, et al Record added: Sep 28, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 30155116



Father: Timothy STANLEY b: 22 MAR 1600 in Ashford, Kent, England, United Kingdom Mother: Elizabeth MORRIS b: 7 APR 1600 in Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom

Marriage 1 Mark ST. JOHN b: 10 JUN 1630 in Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

   Married: ABT 1655 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
        Elizabeth St. John
        Mary St. John b: 1656
        Sarah St. John b: 18 JAN 1658/59 in Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
        Ebenezer St. John b: 1660
        Joseph St. John b: 1664
        Matthias St. John b: 1667
        Rachel St. John b: 1670
        Anna St. John b: 1674 in Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
        James St. John b: 1674


   Has Children Ebenezer ST. JOHN b: ABT 1660 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
   Has Children Joseph ST. JOHN b: 6 APR 1664 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
   Has Children Rachel ST. JOHN b: JUN 1671 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
   Has No Children James ST. JOHN b: 1674 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States


Name: Elizabeth Stanley Given Name: Elizabeth Surname: Stanley Name: Elizabeth St. John (Sension) Given Name: Elizabeth Surname: St. John (Sension) Sex: F Birth: Abt 1634 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Christening: Of Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Death: Aft 5 Sep 1732 in Connecticut

Father: Timothy Stanley b: 22 Jan 1604 in Ashford, Kent, England Mother: Elizabeth Morris (Morrice) b: 7 Apr 1600 in Tonbridge, Kent, England

Marriage 1 Mark St. John b: Abt 1630 in London, Middlesex, England c: 10 Jun 1633 in Coleabbey, London, England

   Married: Abt 1654 in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts


   Has Children Mary St. John b: 1656 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children Elizabeth St. John b: 16 Dec 1656 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children Sarah St. John b: 18 Jan 1660 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has No Children Joseph St. John b: 6 Apr 1664 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children Rhoda St. John b: 16 Aug 1666 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children Matthias St. John b: 1667 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has No Children Lois St. John b: 3 Jun 1669 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children James St. John b: 1674 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has No Children Anna St.John b: 8 Aug 1674 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
   Has Children Rachel St. John b: 1702 in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
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Elizabeth St. John's Timeline

London, Middlesex, England
Age 20
Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
November 10, 1656
Age 21
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut
December 6, 1656
Age 21
Norwalk, New Haven Colony
Age 23
Norwalk, New Haven Colony
Age 23
Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
January 18, 1659
Age 24
Norwalk, New Haven Colony
Age 25
Age 27
Norwalk, Connecticut Colony