d.15 Nov 1691 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
m. bef 1668
Facts and Events
Estate of Joseph Colyer of Hartford
"Probate Records, Vol. V, 1687-1695 Page 119.
Colyer, Joseph, Hartford. Died 16 November, 1691. Invt. £220-06-00. Taken by John Wilson and Samuel Olcott. The children: Joseph, age 23 years, Mary Phelps 22, Sara Colyer 18, Elizabeth 16, Abel 14, John 12, Abigail 9, Susannah 7, Ann 4 ½ years of age.
Court Record, Page 34—2 December, 1691: Adms. to Widow Elizabeth Colyer. By the wish of her husband, the whole Estate to go to her during life. Court Order, then, the moveables to be to the daughters and the Houseing & Lands to the sons. Ensign Sandford and Robert Sandford are recommended as advisers.
Page 149—(Vol. IV) 14 April, 1697: John Collier, son of Joseph Collier, chose Zachary Sandford to be his Guardian.
Page 10—(Vol. VI) 3 January, 1697: Lt. Zachary Sandford moving this Court to appoint Mr. Richard Lord and Aaron Cooke to Dist. the Land of Joseph Collier unto his sons according to an Order of the Court made formerly."