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SAMUEL BUTLER

 

Descendants of Samuel (Deacon) (HADDAM FOUNDER) Butler

 

Generation No. 1

 

1. SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4 BUTLER (RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1639 in Hartford, Hartford, CT, and died December 30, 1692 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT. He married ELIZABETH OLMSTEAD 1664 in Hartford, Hartford, CT, daughter of Nicholas Olmstead and Sarah Loomis.

Notes

Samuel was both a Deacon and an Ensign.

He was the Town school master.

Will of Samuel Butler

From Probate Records, Volume V, 1687 To 1695.

Butler, Ensign Samuel, Wethersfield. Died 30 December, 1692. Invt. 579-07-00. Taken 25 February, 1692-3, By John Wiard, Joseph Churchill. Will dated 30 December, 1692.

I Samuel Butler of Wethersfield doe make this my last Will & Testament: I Will to Samuel Butler, my eldest son, my Dwelling house & Homelott, with all other Buildings, with the Appurtenances, and also all my Land lying at the upper End of the Great Meadow, and my best Bed but one, with the Furniture, and my sadle, and also my Great Iron Pott and Trammell, he paying the Legacies of 5 to my daughter Mary Hopkins and 10 to my daughter Dorothy. Item. I give to my son James Butler my Lott in the Little West Field, 28 acres more or less, and my 2-acre lott at the lower End of the Great Meadow, also my Gunn and Sword. I give to my son Jonathan my 50-acre Lott in ye Woods, and all my Interest in the Purchased Land in Hartford on the East side of the River. I give to my son George my 10-acre Lott in the Little West Field, also 8 acres more or less in the Wet Swamp. I give to my daughter Elizabeth Emmons my proportion of Land, in the Indian Purchase on the East side of the Great River in Wethersfield, besides what I have given her already, and also I of my bigest pewter Platters. I give to my daughter Mary Hopkins 5, to be paid by my son Samuel as abovesd., and one of my bigest pewter platters. I give to my daughter Sarah Butler one of my bigest platters. I give to my daughter Dorothy 10, to be paid by my son samuel as abovesd., and my best Bed with all the furniture, and my Chest. I give her the 2 bigest Kettles, and also one of the Bigest pewter Dishes. I make my son Samuel Butler Executor, and Benjamin Churchill & Thomas Wickham my Overseers.

Witness: Benjamin Churchill, SAMUEL BUTLER, Ls.

John Welles, Joseph Wright.

Court Record, Page 52-2 March, 1692-3: Will Proven.

 

In 1667, Samuel Butler was one of the importand committee of three from Haddam appointed by the town "to treat with Sea Brooke men about ye bounds." The next year, he sold out his interests at Haddam to Richard Walkley of Hartford, and moved to Wethersfield, where he became a deacon of the church.

 SOURCES:

Manuscript - Philadelphia Genealogical Society by Dunning - died 31 dec 1692

"Ye last day of wk, ye last day of mo, ye last day of yr, and as he sayd, so it proved, ye last day of his life."

Olmstead Genealogy - by Henry Olmstead, 1912

Mary and John by Maude Kuhns, 1980, p. 196

Wethersfield Records, Vol. I

History of Ancient Wethersfield, Vol. II by Stiles

Walter Steesy, Interlaken, NY

Children of Samuel Butler and Elizabeth Olmstead are:

2. i. SAMUEL5 BUTLER, b. November 26, 1665, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. December 10, 1711, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT.

3. ii. ELIZABETH BUTLER, b. August 20, 1667, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. East Haddam, Middlesex, CT.

4. iii. DOROTHY BUTLER, b. 1668, Weathersfield, Hartford, CT; d. August 19, 1709.

5. iv. MARY BUTLER, b. 1670, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. May 17, 1744, Waterbury, New Haven, CT.

6. v. JAMES BUTLER, b. 1677, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. November 07, 1765, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT.

7. vi. JONATHON BUTLER, b. 1678, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. January 15, 1755, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT.

        vii. GEORGE BUTLER, b. 1680, Wethersfield, Windsor, CT; d. May 05, 1698, Hartford, Hartford, CT.

        viii. SARAH BUTLER, b. 1668; m. SAMUEL BUCK.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2. SAMUEL5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born November 26, 1665 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, and died December 10, 1711 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT. He married MARY KILBORN November 26, 1696 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, daughter of John Kilborn and Sarah Bronson.

Children of Samuel Butler and Mary Kilborn are:

i. ELIZABETH6 BUTLER, b. April 20, 1698, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.

ii. SAMUEL BUTLER, b. June 29, 1702, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT; m. NAOMI KILBORN, April 04, 1751.

iii. GEORGE BUTLER, b. October 06, 1704, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT; d. February 26, 1724/25.

iv. DANIEL BUTLER, b. February 08, 1706/07, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT; d. March 17, 1766, Rocky Hill, SC; m. ARMINEL CHURCHILL,           May 14, 1730, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.

 

3. ELIZABETH5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born August 20, 1667 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, and died in East Haddam, Middlesex, CT. She married SAMUEL EMMONS 1692, son of Obediah Emmons and Alice Sharpe.

Children of Elizabeth Butler and Samuel Emmons are:

i. SAMUEL (JR)6 EMMONS, b. 1696; m. RUTH CONE, 1721.

ii. HANNAH EMMONS, b. 1692; m. NATHANIEL LORD, June 12, 1712, East Haddam, Middlesex, CT.

8.iii. MEHITABLE EMMONS, b. 1709; d. July 06, 1796.

 

4. DOROTHY5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1668 in Weathersfield, Hartford, CT, and died August 19, 1709. She married JOSEPH KILBORN June 04, 1686, son of John Kilborn and Sarah Bronson.

Children of Dorothy Butler and Joseph Kilborn are:

i. DOROTHY6 KILBORN, b. April 17, 1697, Weathersfield, Hartford, CT; m. JOSEPH BIRGE, November 06, 1721.

ii. JOSEPH KILBORN, b. July 14, 1700; d. September 14, 1756; m. (1) ANNA; m. (2) ABIGAIL STOCKWELL, November 12, 1723.

iii. JONATHAN KILBORN, b. March 17, 1703/04; m. (1) SARAH DICKINSON; m. (2) SARAH BLISS, 1737.

iv. JAMES KILBORN, b. April 13, 1707; d. June 09, 1762, Litchfield, CT; m. SARAH BISSELL, September 12, 1733, Weathersfield,                  Hartford, CT.

 

5. MARY5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1670 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, and died May 17, 1744 in Waterbury, New Haven, CT. She married EBENEZER HOPKINS January 21, 1691/92 in Hartford, Hartford, CT, son of Stephen Hopkins and Dorcas Bronson.

Children of Mary Butler and Ebenezer Hopkins are:

i. EBENEZER BUTLER6 HOPKINS, b. 1693.

ii. JONATHAN BUTLER HOPKINS, b. 1696.

iii. EBENEZER BUTLER (JR) HOPKINS, b. June 24, 1699, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1784, VT; m. SUSANNAH MESSENGER, June 07, 1727, Hartford, Hartford, CT.

iv. MARY BUTLER HOPKINS, b. 1705.

v. STEPHEN BUTLER HOPKINS, b. 1707.

vi. ISAAC BUTLER HOPKINS, b. 1708.

vii. SARAH BUTLER HOPKINS, b. 1710.

 

6. JAMES5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1677 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, and died November 07, 1765 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT. He married HANNAH EDWARDS May 06, 1703 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, daughter of Joseph Edwards and Sarah.

Children of James Butler and Hannah Edwards are:

i. HANNAH6 BUTLER, b. September 26, 1705.

ii. HEZEKIAH BUTLER, b. April 29, 1708; d. December 17, 1786, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT; m. REBECCA STANDISH, January 19, 1731/32.

iii. JANES BUTLER, b. February 04, 1711/12.

iv. WILLIAM BUTLER, b. February 08, 1714/15.

 

7. JONATHON5 BUTLER (SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1678 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, and died January 15, 1755 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT. He married (1) MARY EASTON September 18, 1707 in Wethersfield, Windsor, CT, daughter of John Easton. He married (2) ELIZABETH CADWELL January 1728/29, daughter of Edward Cadwell and Elizabeth Butler.

Children of Jonathon Butler and Mary Easton are:

i. JONATHON (JR)6 BUTLER, b. February 26, 1707/08, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1747; m. ELIZABETH DAVIS, January 12, 1736/37.

ii. ELIZABETH BUTLER, b. January 21, 1709/10; m. JOCOB MYGATT, November 1730.

iii. DANIEL (CAPT) BUTLER, b. March 08, 1712/13, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. August 17, 1767, Wethersfield, Hartford, CT; m. (1) JULIA HINSDALE; m. (2) SARAH BULL.

iv. MOSES BUTLER, b. August 30, 1716, Windsor, Hartford, CT; d. December 17, 1801; m. SARAH HOWARD.

v. MARY BUTLER, b. May 1718, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. September 20, 1795; m. RICHARD EDWARDS, February 21, 1749/50.

vi. SARAH BUTLER, b. 1720.

vii. JOHN BUTLER, b. 1721.

viii. REBECCA BUTLER, b. 1723; d. 1770; m. JOSEPH BARRETT.

 

Children of Jonathon Butler and Elizabeth Cadwell are:

9. ix. GEORGE CADWELL (CAPT)6 BUTLER, b. November 17, 1728, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1788, At Sea.

x. DOROTHY BUTLER, b. June 13, 1731; m. SHEPARD.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

8. MEHITABLE6 EMMONS (ELIZABETH5 BUTLER, SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born 1709, and died July 06, 1796. She married GEORGE CONE January 03, 1732/33 in East Haddam, Middlesex, CT, son of Daniel Cone and Mary Gates.

Children of Mehitable Emmons and George Cone are:

i. SYLVANUS7 CONE, b. August 16, 1735; m. (1) SARAH ACKLEY; m. (2) CHARITY KELLOGG.

ii. GEORGE CONE, b. June 03, 1738; m. (1) ELIZABETH BRAINERD; m. (2) DAMARIS SEXTON.

iii. ELEAZUR CONE, b. July 02, 1740.

iv. ZACHARIAH CONE, b. February 11, 1742/43; m. JEMIMA HALL.

v. MEHITABLE CONE, b. May 12, 1745, East Haddam, Middlesex, CT; d. 1830, West Stockbridge, MA; m. (1) JOHN GILBERT, 1779, East Haddam, Middlesex, CT; m. (2) NATHANIEL WILSON, 1779.

vi. SYBIL CONE, m. AMASA SPENCER.

 

9. GEORGE CADWELL (CAPT)6 BUTLER (JONATHON5, SAMUEL (DEACON) (HADDAM FOUNDER)4, RICHARD (DEACON) (HARTFORD FOUNDER)3, STEVEN2, JOHN1) was born November 17, 1728 in Hartford, Hartford, CT, and died 1788 in At Sea. He married MARY NICHOLS 1753 in Hartford, Hartford, CT.

Children of George Butler and Mary Nichols are:

i. GEORGE7 BUTLER, b. May 21, 1760, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. December 29, 1822, Great Exuma, Bahamas; m. (1) ESTHER CLAXTON, 1784; m. (2) FRANCES CLAXTON GIBSON, February 21, 1801; m. (3) ELIZABETH CAMPEY, March 25, 1820.

ii. RICHARD BUTLER, b. June 30, 1756, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1833, Windsor, Hartford, CT; m. LUCY RANNEY, May 13, 1786, Christ Church, Middletown, Middlesex, CT.

iii. POLLY BUTLER, b. May 15, 1754, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. September 03, 1840.

iv. ANNA BUTLER, b. July 11, 1762, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1844.

v. WELTHEY BUTLER, b. 1765, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1832; m. ISAAC BLISS.

vi. CHARLES BUTLER, b. October 19, 1767, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1847; m. FANNY TRYON.

vii. GEORGE BUTLER, b. March 11, 1758, Hartford, Hartford, CT; d. 1758, Hartford, Hartford, CT.


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