Jacob DRAKE

Male - 1689


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  • Name Jacob DRAKE  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 06 Aug 1689  [1
    Notes 
    • "The Descendants of John Drake": Jacob Drake purchased Dec. 5, 1656, a dwelling house and home lot of Anthony Hawkins, bounded West by the common Street. He purchased of John Bissell land East side of the Great river two parcels.
      In 1653 Jacob Drake was appointed to "go the bounds" with Hartford men, and again in 1654. He was a fence viewer north side of the river in 1655, Constable in 1656, List maker in 1660.
      Jacob Drake served on the jury of the Particular Court Mar. 1659/60, Sept. 1662 and Dec. 1662. In 1676 he congtributed L0/8/0 to the poor in other colonies. He received ten shillings for making a pair of stocks. Sargt. Jacob Drake died Aug. 6, 1689. (the sickness that caused so many deaths in Windsor in 1689 carried off the three Drake Brothers, the wives of two of them and one brother-in-law. A.M.G.)
    Person ID I19780  Main Tree

    Father John DRAKE,   d. 17 Aug 1659 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Elizabeth ?,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Oct 1681 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F25533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary BISSELL,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1689 
    Married 12 Apr 1649  Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F25538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S04153] "The Descendants of John Drake of Windsor Connecticut", Compiled by the Direction of Frank B. Gay (Trustee of the Timothy Drake Fund) and Includes the manuscript of the Late Harrie Beekman Drake....Published by Rutland, VT. The Tuttle Company 1933.

    2. [S03434] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Windsor.