James SLASON

Male 1706 - 1758  (52 years)


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  • Name James SLASON  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • In the land records of Stamford he is called James Slawson, Jr.," but his probate and certain church records call him "Lieut."..

      He was active in Stamford, living in Darien Parish. About 1747/8 he resided for a short period in Salem, Westchester co., NY. Adm. on estate Lieut. James Slawson, late of Stamford, was granted Isaac Slawson, 31 Dec. 1759. An inv. taken 26 June 1759, was filed 12 Feb., 1760, by Isaac Slawson. On 13 Feb., 1761, distribution was ordered to his children and to the heirs of James Slawson "Now deceased" (evidently his son). Children mentioned: Isaac, Heirs of James, Peter, Bowers, Henry, Stephen, Elizabeth and Sarah.

      On 16 Feb., 1759, adm. on estate of James Slawson, evidently "3rd", late of Stamford, was granted to Peter Slawson. Inv. of James Slawson 3rd was filed 6 mar., 1759, by Peter Slawson, ad. On 23 June 1759, adm. on estate of James Slawson 3d was granted to Peter Slawson. On 15 Jan., 1761, Israel Leeds, of Stamford, was named guardian of James Slawson, son of James Slawson 3rd deceased. On 5 Mar., 1768 Rowland Tryon, of Stamford, was named guardian of Rowland Slawson and Mary Slawson, children of James Slawson 3d, deceased. On 5 Apr. 1774, Rowland Slawson chose ames How, of --- for guardian. Stamford church rec. show that James, Prudence and Mary, children of James 3d and Anna Slawson, were bapt. 22 Jan. 1759. "Roland Slawson, son of James Slawson, Jr., deceased of Stamford, was baptized 14 Nov. 1759." the wll of Sarah Slawson, late of Stamford, dated 13 June 1771, pro. 26 July 1771, mentions brothers Isaac Bowers, Henry Stephen, also Mary and Prudence Slawson, children of James, a deceased brother, Betsey Slawson, a dau. of brother Isaac Slawson, sister Elizabeth Osborn and brother Peter Slawson. [1]
    Birth Between 15 Jan 1705 and 1706  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 7
    Born 15 Jun 1706  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As James Slauson 
    Military Service lieut. 
    Died Dec 1758  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Person ID I50179  Main Tree
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2015 

    Father James SLASON,   b. Feb 1681, Bedford, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 16 May 1759, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mehitable AMBLER,   b. Abt 1675, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Feb 1737, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 03 Dec 1702  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F05562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth HOWE,   b. Between 16 Mar 1707 and 1708, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1758, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married Bef 1731  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth SLASON,   b. 28 Oct 1731, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1771  (Age > 41 years)  [Natural]
     2. Henry SLASON,   b. 1744, New Canaan, Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1804, Troy, Rensselaer County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
     3. James SLASON,   b. 06 Jan 1736, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1759, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [Natural]
     4. Isaac SLASON,   b. 17 Oct 1733, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1788, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [Natural]
     5. Stephen SLAWSON,   b. 1749, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1771, Pittstown, Renssalaer Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years)  [Birth]
     6. Bowers SLAWSON,   b. 23 Jun 1742, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1771 and 1800, Palentine, Montgomery Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [Natural]
     7. Peter SLAWSON,   b. 21 Apr 1740, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1761, Pittstown, Renssalaer Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)  [Natural]
     8. Sarah SLAWSON,   b. 15 May 1738, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1771, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F06039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S03473] The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record 1933 Vol. 64 No. 1 January.

    2. [S00025] "Descendants of George Slawson" Fairfield Co., Connecticut by Rootsweb.

    3. [S00043] "Descendants of Richard Slawson from familytreemaker".

    4. [S00041] "Descendants of Richard Ambler" at USGenWebProject - Fairfield County, Connecticut.

    5. [S02711] New England Families Genealogical and Memorial, Vol. 1.

    6. [S03336] Slason-Slauson-Slawson-Slosson Family by George C. Slawson dated 1946.

    7. [S02964] Registration of Births, Marriages and Deaths of Stamford Families at CTGenWeb.

    8. [S03337] Slawson Barbour Index @ Rootsweb.

    9. [S03428] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Stamford.

    10. [S03338] Slosson 11-20-00 Greene.FTW.
      Date of Import: Jan 6, 2001

    11. [S02586] Local and Family Histories: CT, 1600s-1800s: The Families of Old Fairfield, Vol 1.