d.17 Jan 1740/41 Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
m. Abt 1667
m. Abt 1683
Facts and Events
NOT mentioned in the will of grandfather, William Wodell in 1692; but his brother Richard Grinnell was called grandson in the will.
From The Lyons Family
DANIEL GRINNELL, born about 1636, is believed to be the son of Matthew. Whether he was born in New England or France is unknown. He was reared in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, and married Mary Waddell, of that place, in 1657. Mary was born in November, 1640, daughter of William and Mary Waddell. Daniel died after 1703. Apparently Daniel and Mary had only one child, Daniel Grinnell, Jr.
DANIEL GRINNELL, JR., born in 1658, at Portsmouth, R. I. In 1683, he married Lydia Peabody, who was the thirteenth child of William Peabody and Elizabeth Alden, and the granddaughter of John Alden and Priscilla Mullens. They moved to Saybrook and reared a large family. Daniel, Jr. died about 1740; Lydia on July 13, 1748. Ten children were born of this marriage, the fifth of whom was George Grinnell.