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Griswold Families in Litchfield, Ct. 1700's

Griswold Families in Litchfield, Ct. 1700's

Joyce Peck (View posts)
Posted: 13 Apr 2004 11:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Griswold, Wadkins, Wright, Wickwire, Perkins, Page, Bissell, Hall, Wetmore, Stewart, Allen, Newell, Barns, Birge, Kilborn, Lee, Gibbs, Plumb, Youngs, Woodruff
GRISWOLD, Jacob, from Wethersfield and perhaps New Milford; probably son of Jacob Griswold Sr., of Wethersfield, and brother of John of New Milford; m. Comfort __?

Eunice, b. March 21, 1721; first white child b. in Litchfield.
Ann, b. June 11, 1723; m. Jacob Woodruff.
Mary, b. March 22, 1726
Elijah
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GRISWOLD, Elijah, of Jacob; d. Aug. 19, 1785; m. Elizabeth Youngs, Feb. 21, 1739/40; She d. July 17, 1771, age 52.
Rachel, b. Oct. 18, 1740
Daniel, b. Aug. 1, 1744. (Tory, hung in N.H., 1777.)
Deborah, b. May 6, 1746; m. Ebenezer Plumb
Hannah, b. Aug. 24, 1748
Elizabeth, b. July 27, 1752
James, b. July 3, 1754; d. 1827
Seth, b. May 8, 1757; went to New Brunswick
Jacob
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GRISWOLD, Jacob, of Elijah; m. __?
Jacob
Zach
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GRISWOLD, Jeremiah, from New Milford, son of John, the brother of Jacob; m. Hannah Gibbs, Jan. 30, 1734/5.
Asahel, b. Jan. 23, 1744
Hannah, b. April 13, 1750
Sarah, b. Aug. 30, 1753
John, b. June 29, 1758; d. Dec. 22, 1847
Mabel; m. Benjamin Bissell
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GRISWOLD, Thomas, from Windsor
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GRISWOLD, Asahel, from Newtown, son of Jeremiah; m. Hannah Lee, Feb. 16, 1765.
Hannah, b. Dec. 27, 1766
Seth, b. Feb. 27, 1770
Abigail, b. Dec. 27, 1771; m. Samuel Kilborn
Asahel, Jr., b. Dec. 22, 1775
Benjamin, b. Oct. 13, 1779
Thankful, b. Dec. 11, 1784; m. Harvey Birge
Clarissa, b. July 6, 1788
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GRISWOLD, Asahel, Jr., of Asahel; m. Desire __?
Aug. 17, 1797.
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GRISWOLD, Joseph
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GRISWOLD, Daniel, of Elijah; m. __?
John
Truman
Seth
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GRISWOLD, John, of Daniel; m. __?
Seth
John
Josette
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GRISWOLD, Jonathan, from Washington, Conn.; d. March 16, 1823, age 82; m. __?
Midian
Jonathan Jr., m. Betsey Barns
Abigail; m. Norman Barns
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GRISWOLD, Timothy, removed to State of N.Y. about 1790; m. Mary Newell, March 18, 1771.
William
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GRISWOLD, Elizur, m. Tryphena __?
Polly, b. June 24, 1779; m. Orlo Allen
Chester, b. Sept. 8, 1782; removed to Utica, N.Y.
Elizur, b. Sept. 18, 1785
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GRISWOLD, John, of Jeremiah; m. Rhoda Wetmore, Aug. 23, 1782.
Julius, b. Jan. 23, 1784; m. Asenath Hall
John, b. June 5, 1785; m. Abigail Bissell
Dotha, b. July 25, 1787
Rhoda, b. Nov. 28, 1789; m. Bradley Stewart
Almira, b. Jan. 6, 1793; m. John Wright (?)
Minerva, b. Dec. 2, 1795
Betsey, b. Aug. 30, 1798; m. Jonathan Wright (?)
Jarvis, b. April 16, 1801; m. Susan Page
Melinda, b. June 16, 1804
Henry S., b. June 21, 1807; m. Nancy Perkins
Belinda (or Melinda above) ; m. Charles Wickwire
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GRISWOLD, Benjamin, of Asahel; m. Sally Wright, Aug. 5, 1799.
Stanley, b. May 12, 1804
Frederick, b. Oct. 13, 1808
Benjamin, b. Sept. 26, 1810
Lewis, b. April 21, 1812
Sylvester, b. May 21, 1814
Sally
Honor
Mary
Maria
Diana
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GRISWOLD, Midian, of Jonathan; d. March 8, 1823; m. Annis Wadikins, 1784.
Clarissa, b. June 22, 1785
Caty, b. Nov. 2, 1786
Orva, b. Oct. 15, 1788
Welthy, b. Sept. 5, 1790
Amanda, b. July 4, 1792
Chapman, b. June 13, 1794
Morgan, b. July 10, 1796
Roena, b. July 18, 1798
Midian, b. Aug. 5, 1800
Judd, b. Sept. 26, 1802
Linus, b. Jan. 13, 1804
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I am not related to this family, I am just passing on this information, which comes from a book titled "A Genealogical Register of the Inhabitants of the Town of Litchfield, Conn." by George C. Woodruff.
Joyce

Correction to Griswold List

Joyce Peck (View posts)
Posted: 24 Jun 2004 10:37AM GMT
Classification: Query
I made a mistake in spelling Annis Wadkins last name in the first posting.

GRISWOLD, Midian, of Jonathan; d. March 8, 1823; m. Annis Wadkins, 1784.

Clarissa, b. June 22, 1785
Caty, b. Nov. 2, 1786
Orva, b. Oct. 15, 1788
Welthy, b. Sept. 5, 1790
Amanda, b. July 4, 1792
Chapman, b. June 13, 1794
Morgan, b. July 10, 1796
Roena, b. July 18, 1798
Midian, b. Aug. 5, 1800
Judd, b. Sept. 26, 1802
Linus, b. Jan. 13, 1804
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