Sgt. John Kilbourne
chr.29 Sep 1624 Ditton-Wood, Cambridgeshire, England
d.9 Apr 1703 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
m. 5 Sep 1604
m. abt 1650
Facts and Events
Came to America with his parents at age of 10 on ship "Increase" (leaving England on April 15, 1635). He lived in Wetherfield CT and was a useful and prominent citizen. On Sept. 24th, 1627, he was appointed collector of taxes. He appears as a landholder May 20th, 1649, and March 8th, 1654 was on a committee to run the boundry line between Wethersfield and Middletown. In May 1657, he was appointed Sargent, which title he continued to hold from then on. Served in general court for seven sessions. In 1662 he was appointed a member of the grand jury, through May 1st, 1666.
Representative in 1660, 1661, and 1662