Person:Alexander Wolcott (2)

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m. 3 Dec 1702
  1. Dr. Alexander Wolcott1711/12 - 1795
  2. Ursula Wolcott1724 - 1788
  3. Oliver Wolcott1726 - 1797
  4. Mary Ann Wolcott1730 - 1798
  • HDr. Alexander Wolcott1711/12 - 1795
  • WLydia Atwater1715 - 1776
m. 4 Dec 1732
  • HDr. Alexander Wolcott1711/12 - 1795
  • WMary Mansfield1706/07 - 1741
m. 17 Mar 1739/40
  • HDr. Alexander Wolcott1711/12 - 1795
  • WMary Richards1724 - 1817
m. 3 Apr 1745
  1. Elizabeth Wolcott1763 - 1817
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] Dr. Alexander Wolcott
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3][4] 17 Jan 1711/12 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Degree[1][3] 1731 Yale College.
Marriage 4 Dec 1732 New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesto Lydia Atwater
Marriage 17 Mar 1739/40 New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesto Mary Mansfield
Divorce bef 22 Oct 1740 from Lydia Atwater
Marriage 3 Apr 1745 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United Statesto Mary Richards
Death[1][2][3][5] 25 Mar 1795 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Burial[6] Palisado Cemetery, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 XIII Roger3 Wolcott, XXIX Alexander4 Wolcott, in Wolcott, Chandler. Wolcott genealogy: The Family of Henry Wolcott, One of the First Settlers of Windsor, Connecticut. (Rochester, New York: The Society of Descendants of Henry Wolcott (Printed by The Genesee Press), 1912)
    56, 77-78.

    "93 … Alexander (Wolcott), b. Jan. 7, 1712."

    "XXIX Alexander4 Wolcott [93] (Roger3 Simon2, Henry1) graduated at Yale College, 1731; … Dr. Alexander Wolcott accompanied his father as surgeon in the expedition against Louisburg; later settled in Windsor as a practicing physician. Justice of the Peace and Representative of the Town in the General Assembly. D. Mar. 25, 1795."

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Fam. 11. Roger3 Wolcott, Fam. 20. Alexander4 Wolcott, 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)
    2:807, 10-11.

    "Alexander (Wolcott) (Dr.), b. 7 Jan., 1711/12."

    "Fam. 20. Alexander4 (Wolcott) (Dr.) (Gov. Roger,3 Simon2 Henry1 ), accompanied his father as a surgeon in the Lainsbury [Louisburg] Exped.; rem. from New Haven after his m. to W. … was J. of the Peace, often a Rep. to Gen. Assemb., in which he took an active and influential part in the discussion which preceded the Declaration of Indep. During Rev. War was Chairman of the W. Committee of Inspection, and was placed by the Assemb. at the head of a commission to examine applicants for the post of Surgeon and Surgeon's Mate. He possessed considerable of his father's turn for versifying, and is described as beings when in years, 'very tall, erect as a plane-tree, with hair hanging down his shoulder's, of silvery whiteness, and with an eye and eyebrow and complexion of a dark hue; his appearance very noble.' … Dr. W. d. 25 Mch., 1795, æ. 83."

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Alexander Wolcott, in Colonial Collegians: Biographies of Those Who Attended American Colleges before the War for Independence. (Boston, Mass.: Massachusetts Historical Society & New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2005)
    Yale:275-76.
  4. Windsor Vital Records [NEHGS], in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records
    296.

    "Wolcott, … Alexander, 2nd, s. Roger, b. Jan. 7, 1711/12 [2:115]"

  5. Volume 130 Windsor, in Connecticut, United States. Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920. (Ancestry.com (database on-line), 2013)
    321.

    "Wolcott, … Alexander, Dr., d. Mar. 25, 1795 Æ 83 [92]"

  6. Dr Alexander Wolcott, Sr, in Find A Grave.