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John Porter

Male Bef 1594 - Aft 1648  (> 54 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Porter was born Bef 21 Jun 1594, Felsted, Essex, England (son of John Porter and Sibyl Vessey); died Aft 20 Apr 1648.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 21 Jun 1594, Holy Cross, Felsted, Essex, England
    • Alternate death: 21 Apr 1648, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut

    Notes:

    Emigrated 1638, probably on the Susan and Ellen. [History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield]

    Deputy to the Connecticut legislature for Windsor, Aug 1639, Oct 1646, May 1647.

    John Porter and Anna White were ancestors of Ulysses S. Grant:

    John Porter (1590-1648) = Anna White (1600-1647)
    Mary Porter (b. 1638) = Samuel Grant (1631-1718)
    Samuel Grant (1659-1710) = Grace Minor (1670-1753)
    Noah Grant (1692-1727) = Martha Huntington (b. 1696)
    Noah Grant (1718-1756) = Susanna Delano (b. 1724)
    Noah Grant (1748-1819)= Rachel Kelly (d. 1805)
    Jesse Root Grant (1794-1873) = Hannah Simpson (1798-1883)
    Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822-1885) = Julia Boggs Dent (1826-1902)

    John married Anna White 18 Oct 1620, All Saints, Messing, Essex, England. Anna (daughter of Robert White and Bridget Allgar) was born Bef 13 Jul 1600, Shalford, Essex, England; died Jul 1647, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Anna Porter was born Bef 22 Sep 1621, Felsted, Essex, England; died 21 Jul 1653.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Porter was born Abt 1560; died Aft 30 May 1623.

    John married Sibyl Vessey 12 Sep 1587, Little Baddow, Essex, England. Sibyl (daughter of Thomas Vessey) was born Bef 30 Nov 1561, Little Baddow, Essex, England; died Aft 26 Nov 1625. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Sibyl Vessey was born Bef 30 Nov 1561, Little Baddow, Essex, England (daughter of Thomas Vessey); died Aft 26 Nov 1625.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 30 Nov 1561, Little Baddow, Essex, England

    Children:
    1. 1. John Porter was born Bef 21 Jun 1594, Felsted, Essex, England; died Aft 20 Apr 1648.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Thomas Vessey was born Abt 1530, of Little Baddow, Essex, England; died Aft 1587.
    Children:
    1. 3. Sibyl Vessey was born Bef 30 Nov 1561, Little Baddow, Essex, England; died Aft 26 Nov 1625.