About Richard Bronson
Richard Bronson, supposed to have been at Hartford, with his brother, John, removed to Farmington, 1653; joined the church there,1654; died 1687. Inventory, September, 1687, £405. 8. His first wife was a sister of the wife of William Pantry, of Hartford, who mentions in her will, Sept 12, 1651, "two children of Richard Brunson, that he had by my sister, John and Abigail;" his wife when he died was Elizabeth, widow of George Orvis, of Farmington, and before him, of David Carpenter. She died in 1694.
SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 231. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books