William LEETE

William LEETE

Male Abt 1611 - 1683  (~ 72 years)

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  • Name William LEETE  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1611  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Fact Son of John Leete of Dodington, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 16 Apr 1683  Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Ancient Burying Ground, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I72978  Main Tree
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2018 

    Father John LEETE,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1648, Dodington, Huntingtonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Anna SHUTE,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F29698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna PAYNE,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1668 
    Married 1 Aug 1636  Hail-Weston, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Mary LEETE,   c. 18 Nov 1638, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1639  (Age ~ 0 years)  [Birth]
     2. John LEETE,   b. 1639,   d. 25 Nov 1692, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [Birth]
     3. Hon. Andrew LEETE,   b. 1643,   d. 31 Oct 1702, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
    +4. William LEETE,   d. 1 Jun 1687, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +5. Abigail LEETE,   b. 24 Mar 1643, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1710, Simsbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Birth]
     6. Caleb LEETE,   b. 24 Aug 1651, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1673, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  [Birth]
     7. Gratiana LEETE,   b. 22 Dec 1653,   d. Aft 1683  (Age 30 years)  [Birth]
     8. Peregrine LEETE,   b. 12 Jan 1657, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1657, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     9. Joshua LEETE,   b. 22 Feb 1659, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1659, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    +10. Anna LEETE,   b. 10 Mar 1661, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1747  (Age 86 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F29550  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah ?,   d. 3 Feb 1673 
    Married 7 Apr 1670  [2, 4
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F29693  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary ?,   d. 13 Dec 1683, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F29695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1611 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Apr 1683 - Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    William Leete Headstone
    William Leete Headstone
    Colonial Governor. Leete served as Colonial Governor of Connecticut from 1676 until his death in 1683.
    He is buried in the Ancient Burying Ground, Hartford, Connecticut

    Find A Grave
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5689] Ancestry.com: Connecticut Society of Colonial Wars Pedigrees.

    2. [S4793] "Families of Early Guilford, Connecticut" Vol. II, Alvan Talcott.

    3. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    4. [S5691] "The Descendants of William Leete" One of the Founders of Guilford, Conn. President of the Federation of Colonies and Governor of New Haven and Connecticut Colonies, Edward L. Leete, Guilford, Conn. 1884 2nd ed - 1934, (New Haven: The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., Printers).