Jehoshaphat HOLMES

Male 1690 - 1745  (54 years)


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  • Name Jehoshaphat HOLMES  [1
    Born 11 Nov 1690  Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 01 Jun 1745  Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Will Proved 11 Jun 1745  Probate Court, held in Plainfield, Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Excerpt from "The Descendants of George Holmes": Jehoshaphat was among the first settlers in Connecticut and was a prominent man in Pomfret. He was chosen "lister" in 1716, Selectman in 1719 and '20, and Town Clerk and treasurer in 1718. To the last office he was elected in every succeeding year until his death. He was also clerk of the church for many years, which office he also held at death.
    Person ID I29401  Main Tree

    Father Nathaniel HOLMES,   b. 01 Feb 1639, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1711, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Patience TOPLIFFE,   b. Jul 1644, Dorchester, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1696, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 27 Mar 1667  Dorchester, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F02265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah WALDO,   b. 06 Dec 1691, Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1742, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 04 Jul 1715  Pomfret, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Rebecca HOLMES,   b. 31 Aug 1717, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1799, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Natural]
     2. Jehoshaphat HOLMES,   b. 13 Jun 1721, Pomfret, Wndham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1789, Amenia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Natural]
     3. Abigail HOLMES,   b. 14 Jan 1730, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Nathaniel HOLMES,   b. 05 Jul 1723, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1783  (Age > 61 years)  [Natural]
     5. Sarah HOLMES,   b. 24 Mar 1716, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1786, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Natural]
     6. John HOLMES,   b. 13 Jan 1725, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1750  (Age 25 years)  [Natural]
     7. Ebenezer HOLMES,   b. 28 Sep 1728, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1797, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Natural]
     8. Esther HOLMES,   b. 27 Sep 1726, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     9. Ann HOLMES,   b. 28 Aug 1719, Pomfret, Windham Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1774  (Age 54 years)  [Birth]
    Family ID F03619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S00081] "The Descendants of George Holmes of Roxbury" by George Arthur Gray.