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About the Hatfield surname

  • William Hatfield born 1601 England, transported self to Jamestown VA 1622. Arrived just prior to the Jamestown Massacre. By 1638 owned about 700 acres in Nansecomb County Va. Transported 11 servants to Virginia 1638. Married Elizabeth (possibly Edes) had at least, John about 1660, William, and Elizabeth. Possibly two others. Migrated to Maryland Talbot County in 1676 shortly before the Bacon Rebellion. Purchased land from Thomas Collins in Maryland. Died 1678.
  • Matthias Hetfield (a.k.a. Hatfield), born after 1624 in Leiden, Netherlands.Oath of Fidelity at New Haven, Connecticut, May 1, 1660. Married Mariken Melyn, daughter of Cornelius Melyn, at New Haven, August 25, 1664. Died in Elizabethtown, New Jersey, April 22, 1693.