"Hope (Washburn), Stratford, is among the freem. in 1669, tho. Trumbull in Col. Rec. II. 522, gives the name without h. Perhaps he was s. of William, m. Mary, d. of Francis Stiles of Windsor, had Sarah, b. Dec. 1661; John, May 1666; William, Mar. 1668; Samuel, Mar. 1670; Ephraim, 1673; Mary; and Jane; perhaps the last two at Derby, where he d. 1696. In Nov. of that yr. an agreem. was made for div. the est. by the wid. and all the ch. exc. Sarah, John, and Ephraim. Mary m. 1694, John Johnson; William and Samuel were inhabs. at D. 1702-17. William m. 1696, Hannah Wooster."