Person:Joseph Phelps (32)

m. 19 Mar 1661
  1. Timothy Phelps1663 - 1768
  2. Joseph Phelps1666 - 1716
  3. William Phelps1668/69 - 1711
  4. Cornelius Phelps1671 - 1742
  5. Mary Phelps1673 - 1690
  6. Samuel Phelps1674/75 - 1741
  7. Capt. Nathaniel Phelps1676/77 - 1746
  8. Sarah Phelps1679 -
  9. Hannah Phelps1684 - 1727/28
  10. Anne Phelps1686 -
  11. Martha Phelps1688 -
m. 18 NOV 1686
  1. Sarah PHELPS1687 -
  2. Mary PHELPS1689 - ABT 1745
  3. Joseph Phelps, II1692/3 - 1761
  4. Abigail PHELPS1693 - 1774
  5. Daniel Phelps1695 -
  6. Edward Phelps1697 - 1790
  7. Benoni PHELPS1699 - 1708/09
  8. Mary PHELPS1703 -
  9. John Phelps1703 - 1769
  10. Abell Phelps1703/04 -
  11. Abel Phelps1705 -
  12. Daniel Phelps1707 - 1780
  13. Ichabod Phelps1708 - 1794
  14. Sarah PHELPS1709 - 1717
  15. Jonathan PHELPS1710 -
  16. Abigail Phelps1714 -
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Phelps
Gender Male
Birth[2] 27 Sep 1666 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Marriage 18 NOV 1686 Windsor, Hartford, CTto Sarah HOSFORD
Will[3] 23 AUG 1716 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Death? 30 Aug 1716 Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

Joseph was a large land owner in Hebron and gave a farm to each of his three sons who settled there. Ten children were named in his will.

Yes, husband and wife were born on the same day

One of the largest real estate owners in Hebron, CT


  1.   Hosford, Henry Hallock. Ye Horseforde Booke: Horsford-Hosford families in the United States of America. (Ann Arbor, Michigan: Cleveland, Ohio: Tower Press, 1936).
  2. Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Record of Marriages & Births Copied from the 1st Book of Records.

    Joseph, b. 27 Sep 1666, m. Sarah HOSFORD, 18 Nov 1686, d. 1716;


    Page 99 Name: Joseph Phelps Location: Windsor

    Invt. â341-16-11. Taken 26 September, 1716, by James Enno, Timothy Loomisand John Palmer. Will dated 23 August, 1716.

    I, Joseph Phelps, Sen., do make this my last will and testament: After myjust debts be paid, I give unto my wife Sarah the use and improvement of1-3 part of my estate, both personal and real, during her natural life;also, I give to my wife a new Bible. It is my will that my estate shallbe divided equally amongst my ten children: Joseph, Daniel, Edward, John,Abell, Ichabod, Jonathan, Mary, Sarah and Abigail. I appoint my sonDaniel and my wife Sarah to be executors.
    Witness: Jonathan Brown, William Phelps.

    Joseph Phelps, ls.

    Court Record, Page 23--2 October, 1716: Edward Phelps, 18 years of age,John 16, Mary 13, children of Joseph Phelps, chose Samuel Phelps to betheir guardian. This Court appoint William Phelps to be guardian toAbell, age 11 years, Ichabod, 9 years. Will exhibited by Sarah and DanielPhelps.

    Page 25--1st April, 1716-17: Sarah Phelps, widow, accepts the trust ofexecutrix.

    Page 60--1st April, 1718: The executors exhibit an account. Accepted.Order to dist. the remaining part of the estate to Sarah Phelps, widow,to Joseph, Daniel, Edward, John, Abell, Ichabod, Jonathan, Mary andAbigail Phelps. And appoint Thomas Moore, James Enno and John Bissell,distributors.

    See File: Dist. of the estate, 1st April, 1718: To the widow, to Joseph,to Daniel, to Edward, to John, to Abell, to Ichabod, to Jonathan, toMatthew Griswold in right of his wife Mary Phelps, and to Sarah andAbigail Phelps. By Thomas Moore and John Bissell.

    Page 69 (Vol. X) 2 February, 1724-5: Report of the distributors.

    Page 220--3 June, 1729: This Court appoint Cornelius Phelps of Windsor tobe guardian to Jonathan Phelps, a minor, age 17 years. Recog., 50.
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