Theophilus Eaton (1590 – January 7, 1658) was a merchant, farmer, and Puritan colonial leader who was the co-founder and first governor of New Haven Colony, Connecticut.
Theophilus (Eaton), s. of Rev. Richard, b c. 1590 at Stony Stratford, Bucks., d 7/8 Jan 1656/7 (New Haven Vital Records), æ. 67 (gravestone, City Burial Ground, New Haven); Gov. NH Colony.
Categories: 1630s Immigrants | Founders of New Haven, CT