Person:Abraham Finch (1)

Abraham Finch
m. 8 Oct 1658
  1. John Finch1659 - 1702/03
  2. Isaac Finch1662 -
  3. Abraham Finch1665 - 1708
  4. Elizabeth Finch1669 -
m. Bef 1696
  1. Isaac Finch1696 - 1748
  2. Elizabeth Finch1698 -
  3. Solomon Finch1700 -
Facts and Events
Name Abraham Finch
Gender Male
Birth? 5 Jul 1665 Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Marriage Bef 1696 to Martha Couch
Death? 1708
Alt Death? 1716 Goshen, Orange, New York, United States
Burial? Slate Hill Cemetery, Goshen Orange County New York, USA
  1.   Lydia Carol Finch Johnston. Finch Family.
  2.   Find A Grave.
  3.   Thummel, Claude B. Descendants of John Finch of Connecticut. (C.B. Thummel, 1965).

    ABRAHAM FINCH (Thummel #323)

    March 10th 1684 / 5, Abraham Finch of Stamford freed from training because of Lameness.

    December 3rd 1686, Samuel Finch of Stamford, conveyed to brother Abraham of same.

    September 1692, testified in Clawson trial as Abraham Finch Jr age about 26.

    August 15th 1695, sold land to Samuel Blatchley. ( WILL OF Isaac Finch, Stanford 23 November 1702 "..he had given his son Abraham lands that Samuel Blatchley now hath.")

    September 6th 1696, Martha Finch renewed her Covenant at Christ Church, Fairfield Connecticut and children baptized there, Isaac 13th September 1696 and Elizabeth 15 May 1698.

    1697 receipt for legacy from father-in-law Couch.

    February 27th, 1698 / 9 Abraham Finch of Stamford conveyed to Isaac Finch Jr of same.

    December 26th 1699, name on list of assignment of lots.

    January 17th 01, list show worth of inhabitants of Stamford chose Abraham and Abraham Junior.

    May 6th 1712, judgment against Abraham Finch in behalf of John Dunbar.

    March 9th 1714 / 15, Abraham Finch of Stamford, sold to James Weed of same, 12 acres.

    July 31st 1714, Abraham Finch, Samuel Seeley, and John Holly, all of Stamford, purchased grants in the Wawayanda Patent, Orange County, New York.

    August 22nd, 1715, Abraham Finch of Stamford sold to Isaac Quintard of same, 3 acres with house. (Probably Preparatory to removal to Orange County).

    Died 1716, Goshen with burial in First Presbyterian churchyard. Recorded his first adult burial.

    April 17th 1718, Martha Finch, Widow and relict of Abraham Finch, deceased, of Goshen who died intestate and Isaac Finch eldest son and heir of Abraham convey to John Everetts and Samuel Clewes of same province, undivided land in Goshen. Martha made her mark; Isaac signed.

    October 1st 1724, deed recorded in Goshen, made to Abraham Finch, deceased, dated July 1st 1714 by John Everetts and Henry Clewes of Jamaica, Long Island, to Abraham Finch Stamford colony.

    323-1 ISAAC, baptized, Sept 11, 1696, Christ Church, Fairfield, Connecticut
    323-2 ELIZABETH, baptized, May 15, 1698, Christ Church, Fairfield, Connecticut
    323-3 SOLOMON