was born on 1 Sep
1639 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He died in 1719 in Simsbury, Hartford Co.,
CT. Timothy and his family resided in Windsor, Connecticut, in the home built
by his father and on land his father purchased from the Indians. In 1607 he
served in Queen Anne's War. He was made freeman in May 1664. 1709 he received
a commission as Lieutenant by the General Court and served in Capt. Matthew Allyn's
Company, Col. William Whiting's regiment. Timothy's will , dated 2 May 1717,
mentions all his children, except Mary who died young, and grandson Samuel Filer,
son of his daughter Abigail.
He married to Mary GRISWOLD * on 19 Mar 1661. "History of Simsbury"
CT., indicates marriage occured in May, not March.
was born before 13 Oct 1644 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Mary
was baptised on 13 October 1644, in Windsor, CT., the daughter of Edward Griswald
(b.5 Oct 1644, d.1719), and (?) of Killingworth, CT.
Children of Timothy and Mary Phelps were:
Joseph PHELPS (31) was born on 27
Sep 1666 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. He died on 30 Aug 1716 in Windsor, Hartford
Co., CT. Joseph married 18 November 1686, Sarah Hosford (b.27 Sept 1666, daughter
of John and Phillury (Thrall) Hosford). Joseph and Sarah's children were: Sarah,
b.14 Aug 1687; Mary, b.8 June 1689, m.Matthew Griswold; Joseph, b.16 Mar 1692,
m.Susannah Eno; Abigail, b.15 Oct 1693; Edward, b.1698; Benoni, b.24 June 1699;
and John, b.20 Sept 1701; Mary, b.1703; Abel, b.abt 1705: Ichabod, b.1707.
Joseph owned large tracts of land in Hebron. One deed describes him as a "weaver".
His father-in-law also owned considerable property and left his daughter 100
pounds in his will. Joseph' will was dated 23 August 1716, appears in the Hartford
Probate Records, Vol. 9, and names his wife exectrix. It also names his 10 children.
William PHELPS was born on 4 Feb 1668 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. William
married 1st, Abigail Mudge (d.24 April 1705), 7 Dec 1699, and 2nd, Ruth Barber,18 April 1706.
Cornelius PHELPS was born on 26 Apr 1671 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Cornelius
married Sarah Mansfield, 2 Nov 1704.
Mary PHELPS was born on 14 Aug 1673 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. She died
on 23 Mar 1690 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT.
Samuel PHELPS was born on 29 Jan 1675 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Samuel
married Abigail Eno, 3 April 1707.
Nathaniel PHELPS was born on 27 Jan 1677 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Nathaniel
was baptised on 13 January 1677. He married 1st, Hannah Bissell, 28 March 1700,
and relocated to Hebron. He married 2nd, Abigail Pinney.
Sarah PHELPS was born on 27 Dec 1679 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Sarah
married David Marshall of Hebron, CT, and died without bearing any children.
Abigail PHELPS was born on 5 Jun 1682 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Abigail
married Samuel Filer or Samuel Marshall, 12 July 1706.
Hannah PHELPS was born on 4 Aug 1684 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Hannah
was baptised 16 August 1684. She married Thomas Phelps, son of John and Sarah (Buckland) Phelps
of Windor, CT (no relationship can be discerned).
Anna PHELPS (107c) was born on 2 Oct
1686 in Hebron, Tolland Co., CT. She died on 24 Jan 1767 in Hebron, Tolland
Co., CT. Anna married 13 January 1707, David Porter (b.1685), they had 8 children
between 1708 and 1724.
Martha PHELPS was born on 12 Nov 1688 in Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Martha
married Corporal Samuel Holcomb, 13 October 1709.
Since producing this page I have been informed,
"The Phelps Family of America", is not an accurate source data
and that one should authenticate
their use of this source before assuming it is factual.