Thomas "the smithy" Gridley

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Thomas Gridley

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford, Ct
Death: Died in Farmington, Hartford, Ct
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Gridley and Mary Landon
Husband of Elizabeth Gridley
Father of Thomas Gridley, IV; John Gridley; Margaret Mudd; Samuel Gridley; Jonathan Gridley and 2 others
Brother of Samuel Gridley
Half brother of Cpl. Daniel Landon; John Langdon; Samuel Landon; Joseph Landon; Elizabeth Langdon and 1 other

Occupation: blacksmith
Managed by: Scott D Camassar
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About Thomas "the smithy" Gridley

THOMAS "The Smithy" GRIDLEY 1650-1742

From http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Gridley-154

Samuel Gridley and his brother Thomas Gridley were together in business in Farmington running a Blacksmith Shop and General Store. Thomas was known as “Smithy” and Samuel as “the Merchant.” Following his death in May of 1712 Samuel's Inventory on June 2, 1712 was valued at 775# Os 7p. (A Probate Record or Inventory has not been located for Samuel's brother Thomas.) This information is from Samuel Gridley's page explaining the nicknames.


  • Roberts, Gary Boyd; Ancestors of American Presidents. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009.
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Thomas "the smithy" Gridley's Timeline

1622
1622
Essex, England, United Kingdom
1650
August 1, 1650
Hartford, Hartford, Ct
1684
1684
Age 33
1685
1685
Age 34
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
1686
March 21, 1686
Age 35
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
1688
1688
Age 37
1690
November 2, 1690
Age 40
Farmington, Hartford, CT
1693
October 29, 1693
Age 43
Farmington, CT, USA
1742
1742
Age 91
Farmington, Hartford, Ct