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Samuel Hawley

Birthplace: Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Stratford, Fairfield, CT, USA
Place of Burial: Congregational Church Burial Ground, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Joseph Hawley and Catharine Hawley
Husband of Mary Hawley and Patience Hawley
Father of Samuel Hawley, Jr.; John Hawley; Captain Joseph Hawley; Deacon Thomas Hawley; Matthew Hawley and 10 others
Brother of Elizabeth Chapman; Joseph Hawley; Ebenezer Hawley; Hannah Hawley; Ephraim Hawley and 2 others

Occupation: Farmer / Tanner
Managed by: Private User
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About Samuel Hawley

He was born in Connecticut in 1647. That is per The Hawley Society. Not proven the exact day or location.

Came to Stratford , Conn. with his parents in early 1650. He was a farmer, but dealt largely in real estate. Was the fourth largest land owner in the township - was also one of the original owners of the township of Newton, Conn. Was a prominent citizen, a member of the church, and an officer of the town. Was chosen 7 times to represent the town in the legislature. Built the old homestead in Stratford.


Birth: unknown Death: Aug. 24, 1734

in ye 87th year of His Age

Family links:

 Joseph Hawley (1603 - 1690)
 Katherine Birdseye Hawley (1626 - 1692)

 Mary Thompson Hawley (1653 - 1691)*

 Nathaniel Hawley (____ - 1754)*
 Joseph Hawley (1675 - 1752)*
 Thomas Hawley (1678 - 1722)*
 Thomas Hawley (1678 - 1722)*
 Elisabeth Hawley Wolcott (1687 - 1765)*
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Burial: Old Congregational Burying Ground Stratford Fairfield County Connecticut, USA

Created by: Jan Franco Record added: Aug 08, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 20848115

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Samuel Hawley's Timeline

Connecticut, United States
May 14, 1674
Age 27
Stratford, Fairfield, CT
June 6, 1675
Age 28
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
June 6, 1675
Age 28
Connecticut, United States
July 30, 1678
Age 31
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
November 7, 1680
Age 33
Stratford, Fairfield, CT
February 25, 1682
Age 35
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
April 5, 1685
Age 38
Stratford, Fairfield, CT
March 30, 1687
Age 40
Stratford, Fairfield, CT