Person:Samuel Rockwell (2)

m. 14 Apr 1624
  1. Joan Rockwell1625 - 1683
  2. John Rockwell1627 - 1673
  3. Samuel Rockwell1631 - 1710/11
  4. Ruth Rockwellest 1633 - 1683
  5. Sarah Rockwellest 1639 - 1683
  • HSamuel Rockwell1631 - 1710/11
  • WMary Nortonest 1639 - aft 1711
m. 7 Apr 1660
  1. Mary Rockwell1662 - 1738
  2. Abigail Rockwell1664 - 1665
  3. Deacon Samuel Rockwell1667 - 1725
  4. Joseph Rockwell1670 - 1733
  5. John Rockwell1673 - 1741
  6. Abigail Rockwell1676 - 1741
  7. Josiah Rockwell1678/9 - 1748
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Samuel Rockwell
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 28 Mar 1631 Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Alt Marriage 9 Apr 1658 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United Statesto Mary Norton
Marriage 7 Apr 1660 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United Statesto Mary Norton
Death[1][2] 1710/11 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States (probably)
Will[3] 8 Auh 1711 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Will[3] 9 Aug 1711 Codicil.
Estate Inventory[3] 26 Sep 1711 £331-18-10. Taken by Joshua Willes, Sen., John Strong and John Stoughton, Sen.
Probate[3] 1 Oct 1711 Will exhibited.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 William Rockwell, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 3:1596.

    "Samuel (Rockwell), b. 28 March 1631 [Grant 63]; …"

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 William Rockwell; Fam. 3. Samuel2 Rockwell, in Stiles, Henry R. History and Genealogies of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut (1892): including East Windsor, South Windsor, Bloomfield, Windsor Locks and Ellington, 1635-1891. (Hartford, Connecticut: Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1892), 2:648. 49.

    "Samuel (Rockwell), b. 28 Mch., 1631, in Dorchester."
    "Fam. 3. Samuel2 (Rockwell) (Dea. William1), m. 7 Apl., 1660, Mary (dau. Thomas and Grace Wells) Norton of Guilford. W. Rec. date this m. 1658. He was among the first settlers of E. W.; was adm. to W. Ch. 6 Apl., 1662 (O. C. R.); contrib. 2s. to Conn. Fund for Relief of Poor of other Colonies, 1616 [error for 1676 (see, also, p. 165, Vol. I). He d. 1711.─O. C. R."

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Rockwell, Samuel, Windsor, in Manwaring, Charles W. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records. (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., 1904-06), 2:281.

    "Probate Records. Vol. VIII, 1710 to 1715. Page 76-7.

    Rockwell, Samuel, Windsor. Invt. £331-18-10. Taken 26 September, 1711, by Joshua Willes, Sen., John Strong and John Stoughton, Sen. Will dated 8 August, 1711.

    I, Samuel Rockwell, Sen., of Windsor, do make and ordain this to be my last will and testament: I give to Mary my wife the third part of my dwelling house, barn, and all my upland and meadow, during her natural life, and also £12 in current pay out of my personal estate, to be at her own dispose. I give to my son Samuel Rockwell a certain tract of upland in the woods, in length 2 1-4 miles and in breadth 5 1-2 rods, and also £8 in current pay. I give to my son Joseph Rockwell land adjoining my son Samuel. I give to my son John Rockwell land adjoining to Joseph's land. I give to my son Josiah Rockwell my dwelling house, barn, orchards on the upland and pastures. I give to my daughter Mary Loomis, besides what she hath received, £6. I give to my daughter Abigail Smith, besides what she hath received, £14. I make my son Josiah Rockwell sole executor.

    SAMUEL ROCKWELL, LS.

    Witness: Job Drake, John Stoughton, Sen.

    A codicil, dated 9 August, 1711: Upon further consideration, and by good advice, I do hereby declare it to be my will and pleasure that Mary my wife shall have the use and improvement of all my estate, both real and personal, that I am now in possession of, during her natural life.

    SAMUEL ROCKWELL, LS.

    Witness: Job Drake, Matthew Grant.

    Court Record, Page 38—1st October, 1711: Will exhibited by Josiah Rockwell, and inventory approved."