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Founders of Hartford, Conneticut

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  • William Pantry (1597 - 1649)
    The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the de...
  • Lieut. Robert Webster (1619 - 1677)
    Alternate Data, omitted during merge of 12/15/09: Birth Date(s): 1627 ======================= Alternate date of death - 6/2/1676 Lieut. Robert Webster settled in Middletown, Connecticut, and up...
  • Thomas Spencer, of Enfield (1641 - 1689)
    Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut By Lucius Barnes Barbour Pg.555 Gerald Spencer s of Michael & Elizabeth bp May 26, 1575
  • Cyprian Nichols, III (1671 - 1756)
    Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut By Lucius Barnes Barbour Pg.557 Capt. Cyprian Nichols, Jr., only s. of Capt. Cyprian Nichols and his wife Mary, b. at Hartford, Conn. circa 1672. He d. Jan. ...
  • Cyprian Nichols, II (c.1642 - c.1725)
    Birth: 1642 Death: 1725 Hartford Hartford County Connecticut, USA Extended bio to be added later. In the meantime, what descendants may have read by Hinman (1846), Goodwin (1856), Savage (1860) and...

Founders of Hartford

The following is a list of names of the Founders of Hartford that are engraved on the Founders Monument in the Ancient Burying Ground, also sometimes referred to as the "Old" or "Center" Cemetery. The original brownstone Monument erected in 1837 was replaced by one of pink Connecticut granite in 1986. The cemetery is located at the rear of the First Congregational ("Center") Church at the corner of Main and Gold Streets in Hartford.

Jeremy Adams

Matthew Allyn 
William Andrews 
John Arnold 
Andrew Bacon 
John Barnard 
Robert Bartlet 
John Baysey 
Richard Butler 
Francis Andrews
John Bidwell 
Thomas Birchwood
William Bloomfield 
Thomas Bull 
Thomas Bunce 
Benjamin Burr 
William Butler 
Clement Chaplin 
Richard Church 
John Clark 
Nicholas Clark 
James Cole 
John Crow 
Robert Day 
Joseph Easton 
Edward Elmer 
Nathaniel Ely 
James Ensign
Zachariah Field 
William Gibbons 
Richard Goodman
Ozias Goodwin
William Goodwin 
Seth Grant 
George Graves
Samuel Greenhill 
Samuel Hale
Thomas Hale 
Stephen Hart 
William Hayden 
John Haynes 
Thomas Hooker 
William Hill
William Holton 
Edward Hopkins 
John Hopkins 
Thomas Hosmer 
William Hyde 
Thomas Judd 
William Kelsey 
William Lewis 
Richard Lord
Thomas Lord 
Richard Lyman 
John Marsh 
Matthew Marvin 
John Maynard 
John Moody 
Joseph Mygatt 
Thomas Olcott 
James Olmsted 
Richard Olmsted
William Pantrey
William Parker 
Stephen Post 
John Pratt 
William Pratt 
Nathaniel Richards 
Richard Risley
Thomas Root 
William Rusco 
Thomas Scott 
Thomas Selden
Richard Seymour 
John Skinner 
Arthur Smith 
Thomas Spencer
William Spencer 
Thomas Stanley 
Timothy Stanley 
Thomas Stanton 
Edward Stebbing 
George Steele 
John Steele 
Goerge Stocking
Samuel Stone
John Talcott 
William Wadsworth 
Samuel Wakeman
Nathaniel Ward
Andrew Warner

Richard Webb 
John Webster 
Thomas Welles 
William Westwood 
John White 
William Whiting
John Wilcox 
Gregory Wolterton
George Wyllys