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Josiah Willard

Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut Colony
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Josiah Willard Sr. and Hannah Maltby
Brother of Capt. Samuel Willard; Simon Willard; Thomas Willard; Dorothy Belden; Stephen Willard and 2 others

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81 M ii Josiah WILLARD Jr. was born on Mar 13 1660 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.  


ID: I2130

Name: Josiah WILLARD 1

Sex: M

Change Date: 30 DEC 2003

Birth: 13 MAR 1659/60 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut 1


Note: unmarried 1

Father: Josiah WILLARD b: ABT 1635

Mother: Hannah HOSMER


Title: The History of Ancient Wethersfield Connecticut comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time, with extensive genealogies and genealogical notes on their early families; Volume II. -- Genealogies and Biographies

Abbrev: History of Wethersfield CT, V. 2

Author: Henry R. Stiles, A.M., M.D.

Publication: The Grafton Press, New York NY, 1904

Page: p. 793, Josiah Willard Family.

JONATHAN, Roxbury, youngest br. of the preced. m. 8 Jan. 1691, Mary Brown, d. of major Thomas of Sudbury, had Jonathan, b. 27 June 1693; rem. soon, and had Mary, Hannah, and Hepzibah, but their dates are unkn. as also places of b. but he d. at Sudbury 1706. JOSEPH, seventh s. of major Simon, was prob. a shipmaster, and liv at London; there m. and had his ch. of wh. we kn. only John and Joseph. He was liv. in 1714, but d. bef. June 1721, when his oldest s. styles hims. of L. vol. 4, p. 554 mariner, but, in 1723, mariner of Boston. JOSIAH, Wethersfield, oldest s. of major Simon, m. at Concord, 20 Mar. 1657, Hannah, d. of Thomas Hosmer of Hartford, had Samuel, b. 1 Sept. 1658; and Josiah, 13 Mar. 1660; both at Hartford, where he was then sch.-master, and so was after empl. at W. where he prob. had Dorothy; Simon; Stephen; Thomas; John; and Hannah; was freem. 1665, bec. a trader, and d. 1674, when his est. was insolv.


  1. ID: I10396
  2. Name: Josiah Willard , Jr. 1
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: 13 MAR 1659/60 in Hartford, Hartford, CT
  5. Note:
   "Willard Genealogy," Charles Henry Pope, 1915 & "Willa rd Me mo ir ," Jo se ph W illard, 1858 & "Births, Marriages & Deaths in Ha rtfo rd ," NEH GS "Re gis ter ," Vol 13, pg. 52.
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Father: Josiah Willard b: ABT. 1635 in Concord, Middlesex, MA

Mother: Hannah Hosmer b: ABT. 1639 in Hartford, Hartford, CT


     Author: Materials gathered by Joseph Willard and Charles Wilkes Walker, Edited and completed by Charles Henry Pope
     Publication: Printed for the Willard Family Assn., Boston, MA, 1915, Murray and Emery, Kendall Sq., Cambridge, MA, Digital Edition 2001 by Richard Bingham, Oceanport, NJ
     Media: Electronic 

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March 13, 1660
Hartford, Connecticut Colony