Josiah MEIGS

Male 1701 - 1774  (73 years)


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  • Name Josiah MEIGS  [1, 2, 3
    Born 14 May 1701  East Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 1774  Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Hammonassett Cemetery, Madison, New Haven Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I38953  Main Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2021 

    Father Jannah MEIGS,   b. 27 Dec 1672, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jun 1739, East Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Hannah WILLARD,   b. 1674, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jan 1750, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 18 May 1698  Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Family ID F05422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary HAND,   b. 30 Oct 1704, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Aug 1780, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1727  Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Children 
     1. Eunice MEIGS,   b. 27 Feb 1739, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1773, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)  [Birth]
     2. Lois MEIGS,   b. 28 Aug 1743, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1825, Killingsworth, Middlesex County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     3. Josiah MEIGS,   b. 14 Oct 1740, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1740, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Natural]
     4. Mary MEIGS,   b. 08 Jan 1736/7, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Nov 1806, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
     5. Rachel MEIGS,   b. 26 Feb 1733, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Claremont, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
     6. Sarah MEIGS,   b. 14 Jan 1735, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Elizabeth MEIGS,   b. 3 Feb 1747, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1819, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
     8. Mary MEIGS,   b. 14 Apr 1728, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1736, Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F16653  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 May 1701 - East Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jun 1727 - Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Dec 1774 - Guilford, New Haven County,Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hammonassett Cemetery, Madison, New Haven Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02727] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 1850, Vol. 4 No. 1 January.

    2. [S03444] The Descendants of William Wilcoxson, Vincent Meigs, and Richard Webb, Professor Reynold Webb Wilcox, (Name: Name: New York - T.A. Wright, Publisher and Printer 1893;;).

    3. [S00059] "Families of Early Guilford, Connecticut" Vol. I, Alvan Talcott, (Name: Name: Clearfield Company, Inc.;;).

    4. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    5. [S01931] Caleb Benton and Sarah Bishop by Charles E. Benton 1906.

    6. [S03413] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Guilford.