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George Wyllys, Governor of Connecticut

Male Abt 1590 - 1645  (~ 55 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  George Wyllys, Governor of Connecticut was born about 1590 in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England (son of Richard Wyllys and Hester Chambers); died on 9 Mar 1645 in Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1591, of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England

    Notes:

    Member of the Massachusetts general court, 1634; one of the framers of the Connecticut constitution, 1639; assistant governor of Connecticut, 1639-40; deputy governor of Connecticut, 1641; governor of Connecticut, 1642.

    Family/Spouse: Mary Smith. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Samuel Wyllys was born in 1632; died in 1709.

    Family/Spouse: Bridget Yonge. Bridget died before 11 Mar 1629; was buried on 11 Mar 1629 in Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Amy Wyllys was born about 1625; died on 9 Jan 1698 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Richard Wyllys was born in in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England (son of Ambrose Wyllys and Amy Coles); died after 10 Jun 1597.

    Richard married Hester Chambers. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Hester Chambers (daughter of George Chambers).
    Children:
    1. 1. George Wyllys, Governor of Connecticut was born about 1590 in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England; died on 9 Mar 1645 in Connecticut.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ambrose Wyllys was born in in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England (son of William Willis); died on 10 Jun 1590.

    Ambrose married Amy Coles. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Amy Coles (daughter of Richard Coles and Jane Bond).
    Children:
    1. 2. Richard Wyllys was born in in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England; died after 10 Jun 1597.

  3. 6.  George Chambers was born in in of Williamscott, Oxfordshire, England.
    Children:
    1. 3. Hester Chambers


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Willis was born in in of Priors-Marston, Warwickshire, England (son of Richard Willis and Joane).
    Children:
    1. 4. Ambrose Wyllys was born in in of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England; died on 10 Jun 1590.

  2. 10.  Richard Coles was born in in of Little Preston, Preston Capes, Northamptonshire, England (son of Peter Coles); died on 11 Sep 1575.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1511, of Preston Capes, Northamptonshire, England

    Richard married Jane Bond in 1527. Jane (daughter of Robert Bond) was born in in of Northampton, Northamptonshire, England; died between 22 Aug 1577 and 14 Sep 1584. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  3. 11.  Jane Bond was born in in of Northampton, Northamptonshire, England (daughter of Robert Bond); died between 22 Aug 1577 and 14 Sep 1584.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1575

    Children:
    1. Ursula Coles died before 2 Feb 1606 in Awalton, Huntingdonshire, England; was buried on 2 Feb 1606 in Awalton, Huntingdonshire, England.
    2. 5. Amy Coles