Richard EDWARDS

Male 1647 - 1718  (70 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Richard EDWARDS was born 16 May 1647, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut (son of William EDWARDS and Agnes HARRIS); died 20 Apr 1718, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Birth: 01 May 1647, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

    Richard married Elizabeth TUTTLE 19 Nov 1667, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; divorced Oct 1691, By Act of the Connecticut General Assembly. Elizabeth (daughter of William TUTTLE and Elizabeth MATHEWS) was born Bef 09 Nov 1645, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; was christened 9 Nov 1645, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut; died Aft 1691. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Rev Timothy EDWARDS was born 14 May 1669; died 27 Jan 1758.
    2. Abigail EDWARDS was born 1671; died 23 Jan 1754, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
    3. Elizabeth EDWARDS was born 1675.
    4. Ann EDWARDS was born 1678, Hartford, Conn.; died May 1764, Coventry, Tolland Co., Conn..
    5. Mabel EDWARDS died 04 May 1765, Hartford, Hartford County,Connecticut.

    Richard married Mary TALCOTT 1692. Mary (daughter of John TALCOTT and Helena WAKEMAN) was born 26 May 1661, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 19 Apr 1723, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Jonathan EDWARDS was born 20 Jan 1693, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut; died 21 Mar 1693, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut.
    2. John EDWARDS was born 27 Feb 1693/94, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 16 May 1769, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
    3. Hannah EDWARDS was born Between 03 Jan 1695 and 1696, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 17 Oct 1747, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
    4. Richard EDWARDS was born 05 Jun 1698, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 20 May 1713, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
    5. Hon. Daniel EDWARDS was born 11 Apr 1701, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 06 Sep 1765, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
    6. Samuel EDWARDS was born 01 Nov 1702, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA; died 03 Nov 1732, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William EDWARDS was christened 1 Nov 1618, St. Botolph; died Bef 1672.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Son of Rev. Richard Edwards and Anne

    Notes:

    William was one of the first settlers of Hartford. His mother was Ann, wife of James Cole, whom she married in England. James Cole, died in 1652. Ann died February 20, 1679.

    William married Agnes HARRIS 11 Dec 1645, Hartford, Connecticut. Agnes (daughter of Bartholomew HARRIS and Elizabeth COLLAMORE) was christened 6 Apr 1604, Barnstaple, co. Devon; died Aft 1680. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Agnes HARRIS was christened 6 Apr 1604, Barnstaple, co. Devon (daughter of Bartholomew HARRIS and Elizabeth COLLAMORE); died Aft 1680.

    Notes:

    Agnes was more than ordinary woman; she had a large and notable posterity by both of her husbands. Her granddaughter Deborah Joy married Captain Andrew Ward and had nine children. Among their many distinguished descendants was Henry Ward Beecher, so that she is the ancestress of the two most notable divines in American Edwards and Beecher, who with William Ellery Channing are the only preachers and theologians admitted to the "Hall of Fame."

    Children:
    1. 1. Richard EDWARDS was born 16 May 1647, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut; died 20 Apr 1718, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Bartholomew HARRIS was born Abt 1560; was buried 10 Oct 1615, Barnstaple, co. Devon.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Yeomen
    • Fact: 1602, Mayor of Barnstaple co. Devon

    Bartholomew married Elizabeth COLLAMORE 18 Jan 1586/7. Elizabeth (daughter of Henry COLLAMORE and Margaret BLIGHT) was christened 2 Sep 1566, Bishop's Tawton, Co. Devon; was buried 7 Dec 1647, Barnstaple, co. Devon. [Group Sheet]


  2. 7.  Elizabeth COLLAMORE was christened 2 Sep 1566, Bishop's Tawton, Co. Devon (daughter of Henry COLLAMORE and Margaret BLIGHT); was buried 7 Dec 1647, Barnstaple, co. Devon.
    Children:
    1. 3. Agnes HARRIS was christened 6 Apr 1604, Barnstaple, co. Devon; died Aft 1680.


Generation: 4

  1. 14.  Henry COLLAMORE was christened 12 Jan 1541/2 (son of John COLLAMORE and Margery HEXT); was buried 15 Jun 1625, Bishop's Tawton, co. Devon.

    Henry married Margaret BLIGHT Bef 1563. Margaret was born Abt 1545; was buried 27 Nov 1626, Bishop's Tawton, co. Devon. [Group Sheet]


  2. 15.  Margaret BLIGHT was born Abt 1545; was buried 27 Nov 1626, Bishop's Tawton, co. Devon.
    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth COLLAMORE was christened 2 Sep 1566, Bishop's Tawton, Co. Devon; was buried 7 Dec 1647, Barnstaple, co. Devon.