Thomas Newell, Sr.

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Thomas Newell, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hertford, Hertfordshire, England
Death: April 1672 (87)
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (present USA)
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Newell and Frances Newell
Husband of Frances Newell
Father of Thomas Newell and Elizabeth Taylor

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Immediate Family

About Thomas Newell, Sr.

Thomas Newell, born about 1612 in Hertfordshire, England, died 13 September 1689; emigrated to America before 1640 and married about 1642 Rebecca Olmstead. Thomas Newell was an early settler of Hartford, and an original settler of Farmington in 1640. Rebecca Olmstead was a niece of James Olmstead, with whom she came from England in the Lyon.

Children:

  1. Martha
  2. Hannah, born 1656, baptized 14 April 1658, died 4 November 1757; married Thomas North, born 1649, died 1712 in Northington (now Avon), Connecticut.
  3. Joseph, died 1689.
  4. Rebekah, born January 1642/1643.
  5. Mary, born March 1644/45; married Thomas Bascomb.
  6. John, born January 1646/1647, died 1696.
  7. Thomas, born 2 March 1649/1650 in Southington, Connecticut, died 25 October 1723.
  8. Hester, born July 1652, died 29 January 1738/1739; married 18 November 1679 John Stanley.
  9. Sarah, born before 18 February 1654/1655; married Arthur Smith.
 10. Samuel, born before 5 December 1660 in Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, died 15 February 1753.
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Thomas Newell, Sr.'s Timeline

1585
January 20, 1585
Hertford, Hertfordshire, England
1611
June 1611
Age 26
Hertfordshire, England
1628
1628
Age 42
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1672
April 1672
Age 87
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (present USA)