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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 Abt 1590, of Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England (son of Richard Wyllys and Hester Chambers); died 9 Mar 1645, 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.

    George married Mary Smith. [Group Sheet]

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

    George married Bridget Yonge. Bridget died Bef 11 Mar 1629; was buried 11 Mar 1629, Fenny Compton, Warwickshire, England. [Group Sheet]

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

Generation: 2

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

    Richard married Hester Chambers. [Group Sheet]


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


Generation: 3

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

    Ambrose married Amy Coles. [Group Sheet]


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

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


Generation: 4

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

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

    Other Events:

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

    Richard married Jane Bond 1527. Jane was born , of Northampton, Northamptonshire, England; died Aft 1575. [Group Sheet]


  3. 11.  Jane Bond was born , of Northampton, Northamptonshire, England; died Aft 1575.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 22 Aug 1577

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