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John Mead

Male Abt 1658 - 1693  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name John Mead 
    Alternate birth Abt 1657  [1
    Born Abt 1658  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death 1691  [6
    Died 12 May 1693  Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I6463  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2021 

    Father John Mead,   b. Abt 1628, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1699, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Mother Hannah Potter,   b. 9 Sep 1634, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 13 Nov 1700, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 66 years) 
    Married Abt 1656  [6, 11
    Family ID F757  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Hardy,   b. 18 Nov 1660, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Nov 1727, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 67 years) 
    Married 27 Oct 1681  Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 12, 13, 14
    Notes 
    • Their marriage on 27 Oct 1681 is the earliest surviving vital record of Greenwich
    Children 
    +1. Jonathan Mead,   b. 1684, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nine Partners, Dutchess, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F1081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "In 1687 John Mead was elected constable [of Stamford], then the most remunerative as well as the most important office in the gift of the townsmen." [History and Genealogy of the Mead Family]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1112] Paul W. Prindle, "Some Early Finch-Mead Problems." The American Genealogist 48:93, April 1972.

    2. [S397] History and Genealogy of the Mead Family of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Eastern New York, Western Vermont, and Western Pennsylvania from A.D. 1180 to 1900 by Spencer P. Mead. New York: The Knickerbocker Press, 1901.

    3. [S399] The Settlers of the Beekman Patent by Frank J. Doherty. Ongoing multivolume series begun in 1990., year only.

    4. [S402] Genealogy of a Branch of the Mead Family, With a History of the Family in England and in America and Appendixes of Rogers and Denton families, by Lucius E. Weaver. Rochester, New York, 1911., year only.

    5. [S5951] Mead-Clark Genealogy by Eva Mead Firestone. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1946., year only.

    6. [S399] The Settlers of the Beekman Patent by Frank J. Doherty. Ongoing multivolume series begun in 1990.

    7. [S397] History and Genealogy of the Mead Family of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Eastern New York, Western Vermont, and Western Pennsylvania from A.D. 1180 to 1900 by Spencer P. Mead. New York: The Knickerbocker Press, 1901., date only.

    8. [S396] Belnap Family Organization.

    9. [S1112] Paul W. Prindle, "Some Early Finch-Mead Problems." The American Genealogist 48:93, April 1972., date only.

    10. [S402] Genealogy of a Branch of the Mead Family, With a History of the Family in England and in America and Appendixes of Rogers and Denton families, by Lucius E. Weaver. Rochester, New York, 1911., date only.

    11. [S5951] Mead-Clark Genealogy by Eva Mead Firestone. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1946.

    12. [S397] History and Genealogy of the Mead Family of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Eastern New York, Western Vermont, and Western Pennsylvania from A.D. 1180 to 1900 by Spencer P. Mead. New York: The Knickerbocker Press, 1901., year only.

    13. [S396] Belnap Family Organization., "Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut".

    14. [S5951] Mead-Clark Genealogy by Eva Mead Firestone. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1946., year and place only.