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John Marsh, Esq.

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Death: October 1, 1744 (76)
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Marsh, Jr. and Sarah Marsh
Husband of Mabel Pratt and Elizabeth Pitkin
Father of John Marsh; Ebenezer Marsh; Elizabeth Marsh; William Marsh; George Marsh and 4 others
Brother of Capt. Joseph Marsh; Sarah Merrill; Elizabeth Pratt; Hannah Olmstead; Capt. Jonathan Marsh, of Hartford and 4 others

Occupation: Pioneer of Litchfield
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About John Marsh, Esq., of Hartford

John Marsh

  • Birth: 1668 - Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
  • Death: Oct 1 1744 - Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
  • Parents: John Marsh, Sarah Lyman
  • Wife: Mabel Marsh (born Pratt)
  • Wife: Elizabeth Marsh (born Pitkin)


The widow Elizabeth (Pitkin) Marsh left a will, abstracted by Manwaring [ibid.] in vol. 3, pp. 586-7, was dated Nov. 30, 1748. The same children named in the 1741 will of John Marsh, Esq. are repeated in the will of the widow Elizabeth Marsh in 1748. Elizabeth made her son Timothy Marsh executor, who presented the will to the court on Dec. 24, 1748. Timothy is also named in the earlier 1741 will of his father, John Marsh.


  1. Genealogy of the Marsh family: outline for 5 generations of the families of John of Salem, 1633; John of Hartford, 1636; Samuel of New Haven, 1646; Alexander of Braintree, 1654; John of Boston, 1669; Wm. of Plainfield, 1675 ... ed. by D.W. Marsh.Published 1886 by J.E. Williams in Amherst . Written in English. Page 8. "John of Hartford: third generation"
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John Marsh, Esq., of Hartford's Timeline

Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
August 7, 1688
Age 20
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
January 31, 1698
Age 30
November 3, 1701
Age 33
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
November 20, 1703
Age 35
June 1706
Age 38
February 29, 1708
Age 40
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticutt
November 8, 1709
Age 41