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John Haynes, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony; Governor of Connecticut

Male 1594 - Bef 1654  (< 59 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Haynes, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony; Governor of Connecticut was born on 1 May 1594 in Messing, Essex, England (son of John Haynes and Mary Mitchell); died before 9 Jan 1654 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: Messing, Essex, England
    • Alternate death: 9 Jan 1654, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

    Notes:

    Immigrated to New England in 1633 and settled at Cambridge. He was Assistant Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1634 and 1636, and Governor in 1635. Removed to Hartford in 1637, where, among other offices, he was Deputy Governor in 1640, 1644, 1646, and 1650, and Governor in 1639, 1641, 1643, 1645, 1647, 1649, 1651, and 1653. His name is on the Founders Monument in downtown Hartford.

    John married Mary Thornton on 11 Apr 1616 in Hingham, Norfolk, England. Mary (daughter of Robert Thornton and Anne Smith) was born before 30 Nov 1598; died after 1624; was buried on 18 Jun 1627 in Hingham, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Haynes was born before 19 Oct 1624; died after Jan 1659.

    John married Mabel Harlakenden about 1636. Mabel (daughter of Richard Harlakenden and Margaret Huberd) was born before 27 Dec 1614; died in Jul 1655 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Ruth Haynes was born about 1636; died before 28 Nov 1688.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Haynes was born in in of Great Haddam, Hertfordshire, England (son of George Haynes and Blyth Eliot); died in 1605.

    John married Mary Mitchell. Mary (daughter of John Mitchell) died in 1608. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Mary Mitchell (daughter of John Mitchell); died in 1608.
    Children:
    1. 1. John Haynes, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony; Governor of Connecticut was born on 1 May 1594 in Messing, Essex, England; died before 9 Jan 1654 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  George Haynes died in 1584.

    George married Blyth Eliot. Blyth (daughter of John Eliot and Margaret Shepey) died in 1571. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Blyth Eliot (daughter of John Eliot and Margaret Shepey); died in 1571.
    Children:
    1. 2. John Haynes was born in in of Great Haddam, Hertfordshire, England; died in 1605.

  3. 6.  John Mitchell
    Children:
    1. 3. Mary Mitchell died in 1608.


Generation: 4

  1. 10.  John Eliot was born about 1485 in of Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England (son of William Eliot); died on 20 Oct 1557.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 30 Oct 1557

    John married Margaret Shepey. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 11.  Margaret Shepey
    Children:
    1. 5. Blyth Eliot died in 1571.
    2. Edward Elliott was born in 1535 in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England; died on 26 Dec 1595 in Writtle, Essex, England; was buried on 29 Dec 1595 in Writtle, Essex, England.