Henry "Wakeley" Whelpley

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Henry "Wakeley" Whelpley

Also Known As: "Wakeley Whelpley"
Birthdate: (44)
Birthplace: Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Non-Cemetery Burial
Immediate Family:

Husband of Sarah Skidmore
Father of Rebecca Sanford; Mary Kniffen; Joseph Whelpley; Sarah Bulkley; Jonathan Whelpley, I and 1 other

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About Henry "Wakeley" Whelpley


Mr. Henry Whelpley Born 1618 in Norfolk Co., Englandmap Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown] [sibling(s) unknown] Husband of Sarah (Skidmore) Whelpley — married [date unknown] [location unknown] Husband of Rebecca Whelpley — married [date unknown] [location unknown] Husband of Sarah (Unknown) Skidmore — married 1661 [location unknown] Father of Mary (Whelpley) Kniffen Died June 6, 1662 in Fairfield, CTmap

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Henry was born about 1590. Henry Whelpley ... He passed away in 1662. [1]

His birth is also give as 1607. [2]

First settled in Stratford, then moved to Fairfield where he died in 1662.

He married second wife in 1659, the widow of John Whitlock. About 1661 he married his third wife Sarah, widow of Edward Treadwell of Hempstead, Long Island.

His children were a daughter who married George Kniffen, Nathan, Joseph, and probably Jonathan of Greenwich.


No sources. The events of Henry's life were either witnessed by Homer Hopper or Homer plans to add sources here later.

New England Marriages Prior to 1700, by Clarence Almon Torrey (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011) Vol. III, p. 1642. WHELPLEY, Henry (-1662) & 2/wf Sarah ([TREADWELL], w. Edward, m/3 Ralph KEELER, m/4 Thomas SKIDMORE; ?bef 1 May 1661; Statford, CT History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, by Donald Lines Jacobus (Fairfield: Daughters of the American Revolution, 1930) Vol. I, p. 684.

Source: ancestry.com Henry Whelpley Found 10 Records, 8 Photos and 34,955 Family Trees Born in England on 1580 to Thomas Whelpley.

Henry married Mary and had 2 children.

Henry married Sarah and had a child.

Henry married Henry Whelpley and had a child.

Henry married Sarah Howes. He passed away on 1663 in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA.

Family Members Parents Thomas Whelpley Unavailable Spouse(s) Mary 1622-Unknown Sarah 1628-Unknown

Henry Whelpley 1592-1646

Sarah Howes 1616-1694


Mary Whelpley 1650-1744

Nathan Whelpley 1660-1687

Joseph Whelpley 1641-1682

Sarah Howes 1620-1684 '

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Henry "Wakeley" Whelpley's Timeline

Norfolk, England
April 6, 1640
Age 22
Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Age 26
United States
Age 28
United States
Age 28
Concord, Connecticut
Age 30
Age 36
Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
June 6, 1662
Age 44
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
June 6, 1662
Age 44
Non-Cemetery Burial