Descendants of Thomas Hungerford



First Generation


1. Thomas Hungerford 1, son of Anthony Hungerford and Lucy Unknown (Hungerford), was born about 1602 in Bremhill, Wiltshire, Eng 1 and died in Apr 1663 in New London, New London Co., CT 1 2.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Emigrant Ancestor; Bef 1639; Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.

2. Lawsuit; Sep 1644; Hartford, Hartford Co., CT 3. Math: Beckwith & Tho: Hungerford pl agt Will Edwards deft in an ac
of slaunder. In the ac of math: Beckwith & Tho: Hungerford pl agt Will
Edwards deft the Jury find for the pl damages 20s & Costs of Court.

3. Fine; 24 Mar 1653/54; New London, New London Co., CT 4. Thomas Hungerfoote for being Drunk Contrary to Law is fined accordingly 10ss

4. Lawsuit; 13 Jun 1655; New London, New London Co., CT 5. Tho: Hungerfoott plt Contra Tho: Rowell defendt in an Action of debt with the dammage to the valve of 37s 10d. In the Action betweene Tho: Hungerfoott plt and Tho: Rowell defendt the Courte adjudges the defendt to pay vnto ye plt det dammage thirty shillings and Costs of Courte.

5. Lands Recorded; 13 Jun 1655; New London, New London Co., CT 6. As the result of a petition to the court, "It is allso futher ordered with the good liking and to the full Satissfaction of Thomas Hungerfoot that the Towne of Pequott [New London] shall lay out and Record to the said Thomas Hungerfoot 40 acres of land in the neck of land to the Northward of John Prentice his land and Robert Hempsteed his land which doth fully answer all his demaunds against the said Towne of Pequott to this day."

6. Probate; 1 May 1663; New London, New London Co., CT 7. Name: Thomas Hungerford Location: New London
Invt. 100-05-06. Taken 1st May, 1663, by Obadiah Breuen, Samuel Smith, Robert Royse. The children: Thomas, age 15 years, Sarah 9, Hannah 4 years.
Court Record, Page 6--9 July, 1663: Invt. Exhibited. Isaac Willey and Peter Blatchford to care for the estate.
Page 15--10 May, 1664: Order to Dist. the whole of the estate to the Relict, she to pay to Thomas Hungerford 7; to Sarah 4, to Hannah 4, at (Legal) age.

Thomas married Unknown Unknown (Hungerford).


Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M    i. Thomas Hungerford 1 7 8 was born about 1648 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT 1 7 8 and died on 11 Jan 1713/14 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.
   3 F    ii. Sarah Hungerford 7 8 was born about 1654 7 8.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 1 May 1663; New London, New London Co., CT 7. Mentioned by name in father's inventory, age 9.

   4 F    iii. Hannah Hungerford 10.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 10 May 1664; New London, New London Co., CT 10. Hannah to receive 4


Second Generation (Children)


2. Thomas Hungerford 1 7 8 (Thomas1) was born about 1648 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT 1 7 8 and died on 11 Jan 1713/14 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 1 May 1663; New London, New London Co., CT 7. Named in father's inventiory, age 15.

2. Executor or Overseer of Will; 6 Nov 1689; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 11. Along with Alexander Rollo, appointed overseer of the estate of John Willey of Haddam, who died 2 May 1688. Also took inventory of the estate with Rollo & John Bate.

3. Will; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Hungerford, Thomas, Haddam (East). Invt. 278-00-06. Taken 5 February 1713/14, by John Willee, John Smith, and Thomas Clarke.
Will dated 11 January, 1713/14: I, Thomas Hungerford, of Haddam, do dispose of my estate as followeth: I give to my wife Mary Hungerford all my buildings; also certain land joyning Abell Willee's land, during life. I give to my son Thomas Hungerford's eldest son Thomas one-half of my interest in lands in Stonington which descended to me from my father; also one-half-part of my furth division on the east side of the Eight-Mile River. I give to my son John Hungerford and his male heirs my buildings and the whole of my 180-acre allotment, after my decease, excepting what I have given to my wife during her life. I give to my son Green Hungerford one-half part of my interest in lands in Stonington; also one-half part of my fourth division allotment east of 8-mile river; also all my right in Moodus Meadow upon the Falls River. I give unto my 5 daughters, viz., Elizabeth, Susannah, Sarah, Mary and Esther, the remainder of my personal estate. I give to my grandson John all my rights in Lyme and the undivided lands.
Witness: Stephen Hosmer, Thomas Hungerford
Daniel Brainard, Daniel Cone

Court Record, Page 186 -- 5 April 1714: Will proven. Adms. with will annexed, to Thomas Hungerford, son of the deceased.

4. Inventory Taken; 5 Feb 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. 278-00-06

Thomas married Mary Green 1 13, (There is some controversy about Mary's maiden name - some believe that it was Gray. She was born abt 1653 1 9 and died in Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.)


Children from this marriage were:

+ 5 F    i. Elizabeth Hungerford 1 12 14 was born about 1671 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 and died on 17 Nov 1758 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.
+ 6 M    ii. John Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1674 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 9 Jul 1748 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.
+ 7 M    iii. Green Hungerford 1 12 was born in 1684 in New London, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 7 Oct 1735 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.
   8 M    iv. Thomas Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1673 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 29 Sep 1750 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth of Child; 16 Aug 1700; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Hannah, daughter of Thomas Hungerford Junr. & of Elizabeth.

2. VR - Birth of Child; 11 Jul 1702; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Thomas, the son of Thomas Hungerford.

3. VR - Birth of Child; 15 Dec 1705; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Beniamin, the son of Thomas Hungerford.

4. VR - Birth of Child; 4 Dec 1707; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Elizabeth, the daughter of Thomas Hungerford.

5. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will. Identified as eldest son.

6. Administrator of Will / Estate; 5 Apr 1714; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 18. Granted administration of his father's estate.

7. VR - Birth of Child; 4 Mar 1717/18; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of John, son of Thomas Hungerford & Elizabeth, his wife.

   9 F    v. Susannah Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1676 in New London, New London Co., CT 1.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

   10 F    vi. Sarah Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1679 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 25 Sep 1753 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

Sarah married Nathaniel Cone 19, son of Daniel Cone and Mehitable Spencer. (Nathaniel Cone was born on 4 Jun 1675 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 19 and died about 1731 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 19.)

   11 F    vii. Mary Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1681 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 16 Mar 1763 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

   12 F    viii. Esther Hungerford 1 12 was born about 1687 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 15 May 1749 1.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

2. Gravestone; 15 May 1749; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 20.

Esther married Samuel Gates 15 19, son of Capt. George Gates and Sarah Olmstead. (Samuel Gates was born on 8 Nov 1681 in Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 15 19, baptized on 10 Nov 1683 in Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT, died on 31 Jul 1737 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 15 19 and was buried in Cove Cemetery, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 1 Jun 1725; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 22. In the distribution of his father's estate received 162-05-04

2. Inventory Taken; 12 Oct 1737; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 23. 838-12-06

3. Gravestone; 31 Jul 1737; Cove Cemetery, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21. In his 56th year


Third Generation (Grandchildren)


5. Elizabeth Hungerford 1 12 14 (Thomas2, Thomas1) was born about 1671 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 and died on 17 Nov 1758 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

2. Administrator of Will / Estate; 2 Jun 1712; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 24. Granted administration of the estate of her husband, Joseph Gates.

3. Guardian; 2 Jul 1717; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 24. And this Court appoint Elizabeth Gates of Hartford to be guardian unto Jonathan 14 years, Sarah 12, Jacob 9, Samuel 7, and Patience 5 years, all children of Joseph Gates

4. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 2 Jul 1717; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 24. To Elizabeth Gates, widow, 1-3 part of the real estate [of her husband, Joseph Gates.]

Elizabeth married Joseph Gates 15 19, son of Capt. George Gates and Sarah Olmstead, in 1694 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 15. (Joseph Gates was born on 7 May 1662 in Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 15 19 and died on 18 Mar 1710/11 in Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 15 19.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. Probate; 2 Jun 1712; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 24. Name: Joseph Gates Location: Haddam
Died 18 March, 1711-12. Invt. 332-14-00. Taken by Thomas Gates, Daniel Brainard and Daniel Cone.
Court Record, Page 78--2 June, 1712: Adms. granted to Elizabeth Gates, widow.
Page 35 (Vol. IX) 2 July, 1717: Elizabeth Gates, Adms., exhibited now an account of her Adms. Allowed. Order to distribute the estate: To Elizabeth Gates, widow, 1-3 part of the real estate; to Joseph Gates, eldest son, his double portion of sd. estate; to Elizabeth, John, Sarah, Jonathan, Susannah, Jacob, Samuel and Patience Gates, the rest of the children, to each of them their single portion of sd. estate. And appoint Capt. Thomas Gates, Mr. Daniel Brainard and Daniel Cone distributors. Also, this Court appoint Capt. Thomas Gates guardian to John Gates, 19 years of age, and Sarah Gates, 17 years of age, children of Joseph Gates decd. And this Court appoint Elizabeth Gates of Hartford to be guardian unto Jonathan 14 years, Sarah 12, Jacob 9, Samuel 7, and Patience 5 years, all children of Joseph Gates. Recog., 70.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 13 F    i. Susannah Gates 14 was born on 21 Sep 1705 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 14.
   14 M    ii. Joseph Gates 25 was born on 28 Dec 1696 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 16 25, died about 1 Nov 1770 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21 and was buried in Cove Cemetery, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth of Child; 28 Dec 1696; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Joseph, the eldest son of Joseph Gates.

2. VR - Birth of Child; 23 May 1697; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Elizebeth, the eldest daughter of Joseph Gates.

3. VR - Birth of Child; 20 Sep 1698; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of John, the second son of Joseph Gates.

4. VR - Birth of Child; 20 Aug 1700; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Sarah, the second daughter of Joseph Gates.

5. VR - Birth of Child; 17 Dec 1703; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Jonathan, the third son of Joseph Gates.

6. VR - Birth of Child; 21 Sep 1705; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Susanah, ye third daughter of Joseph Gates.

7. VR - Birth of Child; 10 Jul 1708; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Jacob, ye son of Joseph Gates.

8. VR - Birth of Child; 29 Mar 1710; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Samuell, ye son of Joseph Gates.

9. VR - Birth of Child; 31 Mar 1712; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Birth of Patience, the daughter of Joseph Gates.

Joseph married Hannah Brainerd 17 26 27, daughter of Daniel Brainerd and Susannah Ventres. (Hannah Brainerd was born on 12 Jun 1694 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 26 27, died on 17 Feb 1726/27 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 16 21 and was buried in Cone Graveyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21.)

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 12 Jun 1694; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Gravestone; Feb 1726/27; Cone Graveyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT. In her 9th year

   15 F    iii. Elizabeth Gates 25 was born on 23 May 1697 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.
   16 M    iv. John Gates 25 was born on 20 Sep 1698 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.
   17 F    v. Sarah Gates 25 was born on 20 Aug 1700 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.
   18 M    vi. Jonathan Gates 25 was born on 17 Dec 1703 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.
   19 M    vii. Jacob Gates 25 was born on 10 Jul 1708 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25 and died on 20 Jun 1709 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.
   20 M    viii. Samuel Gates 25 was born on 29 Mar 1710 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25 and died on 25 Aug 1801 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 25.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Gravestone; 25 Aug 1801; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 20. Ackley Graveyard

   21 F    ix. Patience Gates 25 was born on 31 Mar 1711-1712 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 16.
6. John Hungerford 1 12 (Thomas2, Thomas1) was born about 1674 in Niantic, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 9 Jul 1748 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Took Inventory; 14 Nov 1709; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 28. Along with William Spencer & John Willee, took inventory of the estate of John Kennard of Haddam.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

John married Deborah Spencer 1, daughter of Timothy Spencer, on 3 Dec 1702 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 16 17. (Deborah Spencer was born about 1683 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 and died on 14 Oct 1750 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.)

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 1705; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 29. Received distribution of her share of the estate of her father. Listed as John Hungerford and wife Deborah Spencer.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 17 Dec 1715; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 30. Received a portion of her brother Jonathan's estate: John Hungerford should have the 20-acre lot by Sam Andross

Documented events in their marriage were:

1. VR - Marriage; 3 Dec 1702; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 22 F    i. Esther Hungerford 14 17 31 was born on 14 Oct 1709 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 17.
   23 M    ii. Thomas Hungerford 26 33 was born on 20 Apr 1718 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 26 and died on 29 Sep 1750 26.
   24 F    iii. Mary Hungerford 17 33 was born on 3 Nov 1703 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 33.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 3 Nov 1703; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   25 F    iv. Ruth Hungerford 17 was born on 16 Aug 1705 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 33.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 16 Aug 1705; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   26 F    v. Jane Hungerford 17 33 was born on 27 Jan 1707/08 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 33 and died in 1780 26.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 27 Jan 1707/08; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   27 M    vi. John Hungerford 33 was born on 31 Aug 1712 33 and died on 30 Jul 1714 17.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Death; 30 Jul 1714; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   28 F    vii. Thankful Hungerford 33 was born on 22 Oct 1713 33.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 22 Oct 1713; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   29 M    viii. Robert Hungerford 33 was born on 3 Jan 1715/16 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21 33, died on 11 Feb 1794 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 33 and was buried in Hadlyme Churchyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Gravestone; Feb 1794; Hadlyme Churchyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21. "Mr. Robert Hungerford died Feb. [illegible] 1794, in his [illegible] year"

7. Green Hungerford 1 12 (Thomas2, Thomas1) was born in 1684 in New London, New London Co., CT 1 and died on 7 Oct 1735 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 11 Jan 1713/14; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 12. Received legacy in father's will.

2. Will; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Hungerford, Green, East Haddam. Invt. 1549-10-06. Taken 27 August, 1735, by Samuel Andrews, Henry Champlin and Noadiah Brainard. Will dated 29 April 1735.
I, Green Hungerford of East Haddam, so make this my last will and testament: I give to my wife Jemima the use of all my moveable estate, and 1-3 part of my house and barn and orchard, and all my improved lands, during her widowhoold. And if my wife, after my decease, shall see cause to marry, my will is that she shall hae and enjoy as her own proper estate all the estate that I have received by her that did acrue to her by her parents. And my will is that my wife shall doe her endeavour to bring up my children with the use of my moveable estate, until they shall come to lawfull age. 2ndly, I give to my tree sons, viz., Green, Lemuell and Stephen Hungerford, all the farm or lot of land on which I now dwell, to be equally divided between them in quanity and quality, excepting only that I give to my eldest son Green Hungerford 10 acres, to be first taken off from sd. farm on that side that joyns to Benjamin graves his land. 3rdly, I give to my son Nathaniel Hungerford one lot of land adjoining to the land of Allin Willey and the land of Mr. Alexander Steward, containing 40 acres be it more or less, and one lott of land neare the northwest corner of the lott on which I now dwell, adjoining to the land of John Sharrard; also another lot of land partly adjoying to the land of Jabeq Chapman, not far from a pine swamp. Furthermore, I give to my four above sd. sons, viz., Green, Lemuell, Stephen and Nathaniel, all my rights in all the undivided land in East Haddam, to be equally divided amongst them; all which lands and rights I give to my four sons and their male heirs. I give to my five daughters, viz., Jemima, Mary, Rachell, Esther and Elizebeth Hungerford, 40 to each of them, to be paid to them severally as they come of age or are married, that is to say, to Jemima 40 with what she hath already received. I hereby authorize and appoint my wife sole executrix.
Witness: Stephen Cone Green Hungerford, L.S.
Jabez Chapman, Noadiah Brainard.

Court Record, Page 32 - 7 October 1735: Will and invt. exhibited by Jemima Hungerford, widow and executrix. Will proven.
Page 90 (Vol XIII) 2 June 1741: This Court appoint Green Hungerford to be guardian unto Elizabeth Hungerford, a minor, age 11 years, Lemuel and Nathaniel, each 8 years, children of Green Hungerford deceased. Recog., 500.

3. Inventory Taken; 27 Aug 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. 1549-10-06

Green married Jemima Richardson 35, daughter of Stephen Richardson and Lydia Gilbert, on 3 Mar 1708/09 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 16. (Jemima Richardson was born in 1692 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT and was baptized on 19 Jun 1692 in Stonington, New London, CT 35 36.)

Documented events in her life were:

1. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 1/3 her husband's lands, use of all moveable estate. If she remarries she is to have the estate that came to them from her parents. Made Executrix.

Documented events in their marriage were:

1. VR - Marriage; 3 Mar 1708/09; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 30 F    i. Esther Hungerford 34 was born on 22 May 1728 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.
   31 F    ii. Lydia Hungerford was born on 29 Dec 1712 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; Dec 1712; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 40 in her father's will.

   32 F    iii. Sarah Hungerford 17 was born on 29 Dec 1717 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 29 Dec 1714; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   33 F    iv. Prudence Hungerford 17 was born on 18 Jan 1715/16 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 18 Jan 1715/16; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

   34 M    v. Green Hungerford 17 34 was born on 4 Jan 1717/18 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17, died on 14 Nov 1808 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT and was buried in Tatar Hill Graveyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 4 Jan 1717/18; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 1/4 of his father's lands - made guardian of his younger siblings

3. Guardian; 2 Jun 1741; Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 38. 2 June, 1741: This Court appoint Green Hungerford to be guardian unto Elizabeth Hungerford, a minor, age 11 years, Lemuel and Nathaniel, each 8 years, children of Green Hungerford deceased. Recog., 500.

4. Gravestone; 14 Nov 1808; Tatar Hill Graveyard, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 21. "in his 93rd year."

   35 F    vi. Mary Hungerford 17 34 was born on 26 Dec 1720 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 26 Dec 1720; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 34. Legacy of 40 in her father's will.

   36 F    vii. Rachel Hungerford 17 34 was born on 12 Oct 1722 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 12 Oct 1722; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 34. Legacy of 40 in her father's will.

   37 M    viii. Stephen Hungerford 17 34 was born on 1 May 1726 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 and died in 1737 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 39.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 1 May 1726; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 34. Legacy of 1/4 of his father's lands

   38 F    ix. Elizabeth Hungerford 17 34 was born on 25 Jul 1730 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 25 Jul 1730; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Received legacy of 40 in her father's will.

   39 M    x. Lemuel Hungerford 34 was born on 23 May 1733 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT and died in 1786 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 23 May 1733; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Twin to Nathaniel

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 1/4 his father's land. Placed under the guardianship of his brother Green Hungerford 2 Jun 1741 (age 8 yrs)

   40 M    xi. Nathaniel Hungerford 17 34 was born on 23 May 1733 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 23 May 1733; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17. Twin to Lemuel

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 34. Legacy of 1/4 his father's land. Placed under the guardianship of his brother Green Hungerford 2 Jun 1741 (age 8 yrs)

   41 F    xii. Jemima Hungerford 17 34 was born on 9 Jan 1709/10 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT and died on 1 Jun 1769.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 9 Jan 1709/10; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 40 in her father's will.


Fourth Generation (Great Grandchildren)


13. Susannah Gates 14 (Elizabeth Hungerford5, Thomas2, Thomas1) was born on 21 Sep 1705 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 14.

Susannah married Stephen Brainerd 17 26, son of Daniel Brainerd and Susannah Ventres, on 24 Dec 1730. (Stephen Brainerd was born on 27 Feb 1698/99 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17 26 and died on 30 Mar 1794 40.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 27 Feb 1698/99; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.


Children from this marriage were:

   42 M    i. Stephen Brainerd 41 42 was born on 24 Mar 1741/42 in Chatham, Middlesex Co., CT 42 and died on 9 Dec 1820 42 43.

Documented events in his life were:

1. Revolutionary War Service. He was a Capt. of a company of militia called to White Plains, N.Y., and to New London, Conn., in the Revolutionary War.

Stephen married Rachel Day 14 32 44 45, daughter of Joseph Day and Esther Hungerford, on 31 Oct 1765 14. (Rachel Day was born on 22 Nov 1746 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 14 32 44 and died on 14 Jul 1839 43 45.)

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 22 Nov 1745; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   43 F    ii. Susanna Brainerd was born on 24 Sep 1731.

Susanna married Joseph Day 32 44, son of Joseph Day and Esther Hungerford, on 24 Nov 1754. (Joseph Day was born on 6 May 1731 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 6 May 1731; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

22. Esther Hungerford 14 17 31 (John6, Thomas2, Thomas1) was born on 14 Oct 1709 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 1 17.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 14 Oct 1709; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

Esther married Joseph Day 14 31, son of John Day and Grace Spencer, on 1 Apr 1729 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 1 31 32. (Joseph Day was born on 27 Sep 1702 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 1 14 31 and died on 26 Oct 1793 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 44.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 27 Sep 1702; Colchester, New London Co., CT 46.

Documented events in their marriage were:

1. VR - Marriage; 1 Apr 1729; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

2. VR - Birth of Child; 18 Jan 1730/31; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Ezra

3. VR - Death of Child; 23 Jul 1731; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Death of Ezra

4. VR - Birth of Child; 6 May 1731; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Joseph

5. VR - Birth of Child; 12 Mar 1732/33; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Esther

6. VR - Birth of Child; 12 Mar 1735/36; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Grace

7. VR - Birth of Child; 2 Jul 1738; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Mary

8. VR - Birth of Child; 20 Jul 1740; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Ezra, 2nd of that name

9. VR - Death of Child; 17 Mar 1741/42; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Death of Ezra, 2d of that name

10. VR - Birth of Child; 13 Mar 1742/43; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Asa

11. VR - Birth of Child; 22 Nov 1745; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Rachel

12. VR - Birth of Child; 16 Jan 1747/48; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32. Birth of Jesse


Children from this marriage were:

   44 F    i. Rachel Day 14 32 44 45 was born on 22 Nov 1746 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 14 32 44 and died on 14 Jul 1839 43 45.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 22 Nov 1745; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

Rachel married Stephen Brainerd 41 42, son of Stephen Brainerd and Susannah Gates, on 31 Oct 1765 14. (Stephen Brainerd was born on 24 Mar 1741/42 in Chatham, Middlesex Co., CT 42 and died on 9 Dec 1820 42 43.)

Documented events in his life were:

1. Revolutionary War Service. He was a Capt. of a company of militia called to White Plains, N.Y., and to New London, Conn., in the Revolutionary War.

   45 F    ii. Grace Day 26 32 44 was born on 12 Mar 1735/36 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 26 32 44.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 12 Mar 1735/36; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   46 M    iii. Ezra Day 32 44 was born on 18 Jan 1729/30 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44 and died on 23 Jul 1730 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 18 Jan 1729/30; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

2. VR - Death; 23 Jul 1730; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   47 M    iv. Joseph Day 32 44 was born on 6 May 1731 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 6 May 1731; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

Joseph married Susanna Brainerd, daughter of Stephen Brainerd and Susannah Gates, on 24 Nov 1754. (Susanna Brainerd was born on 24 Sep 1731.)

   48 F    v. Esther Day 32 44 was born on 12 Mar 1732/33 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 12 Mar 1732/33; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   49 F    vi. Mary Day 32 44 was born on 2 Jul 1738 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 2 Jul 1738; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   50 M    vii. Ezra Day 2d 32 44 was born on 20 Jul 1740 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44 and died on 17 Mar 1741/42 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 20 Jul 1740; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

2. VR - Death; 17 Mar 1741/42; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   51 M    viii. Asa Day 32 44 was born on 13 Mar 1742/43 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44 and died in 1760 44.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 13 Mar 1742/43; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

   52 M    ix. Jessee Day 32 44 was born on 16 Jan 1747/48 in Colchester, New London Co., CT 32 44.

Documented events in his life were:

1. VR - Birth; 16 Jan 1747/48; Colchester, New London Co., CT 32.

30. Esther Hungerford 34 (Green7, Thomas2, Thomas1) was born on 22 May 1728 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.

Documented events in her life were:

1. VR - Birth; 22 May 1728; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 17.

2. Mention in Will, Inv. or Prob.; 29 Apr 1735; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 34. Legacy of 40 in her father's will.

Esther married Elisha Fuller 47, son of Matthias Fuller and Mary Cone, on 5 May 1748 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 37. (Elisha Fuller was born on 4 Mar 1726/27 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 47 48 and died on 3 Nov 1811 in Richmond, MA.)

Documented events in their marriage were:

1. VR - Marriage; 5 May 1748; East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 37. Elisha Fuller & Esther Hungerford were married in the Millington Church.


Children from this marriage were:

   53 M    i. Elisha Fuller 49 was born in 1749 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 49 and died on 7 Aug 1778 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 49.

Elisha married Sarah Sparrow 49 50 on 9 Nov 1770 49 50.

   54 F    ii. Lydia Fuller 50 was born about 1751 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT and was baptized on 8 May 1757 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 50.
   55 M    iii. Uriel Fuller 50 was born in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 50 and was baptized on 8 May 1757 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 50.
   56 M    iv. Ezra Fuller 50 was born in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 50 and was baptized on 8 May 1757 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT 50.


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