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Richard Hall, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Canterbury, St Paul, Kent, England
Death: Died in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Middletown, Middlesex, CT
Immediate Family:

Son of John Hall, Sr., of Hartford and Middletown and Esther Hall
Husband of Mary Hall
Father of Mary Rebecca Martin; John Hall, of Middletown; Jane Elton Stevens; Sarah Blake; Richard Hall and 2 others
Brother of Elizabeth Hall; Dea. John Hall, Jr., of Middletown; Sarah Whitmore; Samuel Hall of Middletown; Ann Hall and 2 others

Occupation: Weaver
Managed by: Private User
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About Richard Hall of Middletown

  • The Halls of New England :. Genealogical and biographical by Hall, David Brainard
  • https://archive.org/details/hallsofnewenglan00hall
  • https://archive.org/stream/hallsofnewenglan00hall#page/n22/mode/1up
  • Pg.1
  • (Family 1.) Mr. JOHN HALL, the emigrant ancestor of the Halls of Middletown, was born in the county of Kent, Eng., 1584. His will was dated May 14, 1673, in which he stated that he was then nearly 89 years old and that it was the 40th year of living in New England. He died in Middletown, Conn., May 26, 1673, in the 89th year of his age.
  • He married Esther _____ . It is probably that she died before the family emigrated.
  • .... etc.
  • https://archive.org/stream/hallsofnewenglan00hall#page/2/mode/1up
  • The names of his children were:
    • 1. JOHN, b. in England, 1619 (Family 2).
    • 2. RICHARD, b. in England, 1620 (Family 3).
    • 3. SARAH, b. in England, 1622 (Family 4).
    • 4. SAMUEL, b. in England, 1626 (Family 5).
  • (Family 2) .... etc.
  • https://archive.org/stream/hallsofnewenglan00hall#page/3/mode/1up
  • RICHARD HALL2, John1: b. in England in 1620; d. in Middletown, March 27, 1691. In his will, made Jan. 11, 1691, he said he was then 71 years old; m. Mary _____ ; she came with him in the fall of 1650, from Hartford to Middletown; she died March 30, 1691, only three days after the death of her husband. Richard Hall was a weaver by trade. He was a large land-holder, had lands recorded June 9, 1654. His home lot containing five acres was situated on the north side of Main street and is a strip of land extending between Court and College streets to High street. .... The names of his children were:
  • I. Mary, b. 1646; m., March 10, 1665, Anthony Martin. 2. John, b. Sept. 20, 1648 (Family 6). 3. Jane, b. March, 1653. 4. Sarah, b. May, 1654 (family. 7). 5. Richard, b. June, 1656; killed May 30, 1676, by the Indians at Hadley in King Philip's war. 6. Samuel, b. Sept., 1658 (Family 8). 7. Anna or Amy, b. March 20, 1661. (See Middletown Probate Record.)
  • (Family 4.) .... etc.
  • https://archive.org/stream/hallsofnewenglan00hall#page/6/mode/1up
  • (Family 7.) SARAH HALL3, Richard2, John1 : b. in Middletown, Conn., May, 1654; m., 1st, at Malden, Mass., March, 1673, John Blake ; m., 2d, Edward Turner., had several children by each husband. John Blake resided at Middletown, d. 1690. He was an emigrant from England, and was probably of the same family as Admiral Blake of the English navy, and probably connected to William Blake of Dorchester, Mass. Children were: .... etc.
  • (Family 8.) SAMUEL HALL3, Richard2, John1 : b. in Middletown, Sept., 1658 ; d. in Middletown, March 24, 1740. The following is from the grave stones of Middletown :
  • "Here lyeth the body of Abigail Hall ye wife of Samuel Hall Jr. ,who d. March ye 25, 1725-6, aged 26 years."
  • "Here lies the body of Lieut. Samuel Hall died March ye 24, 1740, in the 82d year of his age."
  • (Family 9.) .... etc.

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  • Richard Hall, Sr
  • Birth: 1620 Kent, England
  • Death: Mar. 27, 1691 Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
  • He is my 10th great grandfather.
  • He is the son of Esther and John Hall.
  • He married Mary Anthony in 1645 in Hartford, CT.
  • They had 6 children including: Jane, Sarah, Richard, Samuell, Anna and John.
  • Family links:
  • Parents:
  • John Hall (1584 - 1673)
  • Esther Hall (1590 - 1632)
  • Children:
    • Sarah Hall Blake (1654 - 1726)*
  • Sibling:
  • John Hall (1605 - 1676)*
  • Richard Hall (1620 - 1691)
  • Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 24140583
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24140583

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  • ANTHONY, Mary
  • b. 1622 England
  • d. 30 MAR 1691 Middletown, Middlesex, CT.
  • Family:
  • Marriage: ABT 1644
  • Spouse: HALL, Richard
  • b. 5 JUN 1620 Kent, England
  • d. 27 MAR 1691 Middletown, Middlesex, CT.
  • Parents:
  • Father: HALL, John
  • Mother: Esther,
  • Children:
    • HALL, Mary
    • HALL, John
    • HALL, Jane
    • HALL, Richard b. JUN 1656 Middletown, Middlesex, CT. d. 30 MAY 1676 Hadley, Hampshire, Mass.
    • HALL, Samuel
    • HALL, Ann
    • HALL, Sarah
  • From: http://www.genealogyofnewengland.com/f_370.htm#21

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  • Richard Hall
  • M, #76198, b. 5 June 1620, d. 27 March 1681
  • Father John Hall b. 18 Jun 1584, d. 26 May 1673
  • Mother Esther (Ann) Willocke b. c 1590, d. 20 Jul 1673
  • Richard Hall was christened on 5 June 1620 at St. Paul's, Canterbury, Kent, England. He married Mary Anthony, daughter of John Anthony and Sarah (Martha) Thornton, on 11 February 1645 at of Middletown, Middlesex, CT. Richard Hall died on 27 March 1681 at Middletown, Middlesex, CT, at age 60.
  • Family Mary Anthony b. 4 Jun 1622, d. 30 Mar 1691
  • Child
    • Sarah Hall+ b. 16 May 1654, d. 16 Dec 1726
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p2536.htm#i76198

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Emigration: To Boston/Roxbury before 1635; to Hartford 1636; to Middletown in 1652.

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Richard Hall of Middletown's Timeline

1620
June 5, 1620
Canterbury, St Paul, Kent, England
1646
1646
Age 25
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut
1648
September 20, 1648
Age 28
Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1653
March 1, 1653
Age 32
Middletown, Middlesex, CT, USA
1654
May 16, 1654
Age 33
Middletown, Connecticut Colony
1656
January 25, 1656
Age 35
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut
1657
September 1657
Age 37
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut
1662
November 20, 1662
Age 42
Middletown, Connecticut Colony
1691
March 27, 1691
Age 70
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States