Person:Benjamin Munn (1)

Benjamin Munn
b.Bef 1619
  • HBenjamin MunnBef 1619 - 1675
  • WAbigail BurtEst 1627 - 1707
m. 12 Apr 1649
  1. Abigail Munn1650 - 1691
  2. John Munn1652/53 - 1684
  3. Benjamin Munn1654/55 -
  4. James Munn1656/57 - 1744
  5. Deacon Nathaniel Munn1661 - 1743
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] Benjamin Munn
Gender Male
Birth[2] Bef 1619 Served in the Pequot War.
Emigration[1] 1637
Military[1][2] 1637 Served in the Pequot War.
Residence[1] 1637 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Residence[1][2] 1649 Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 12 Apr 1649 Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United Statesto Abigail Burt
Death[2][3][5][6] Nov 1675 Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Benjamin Munn, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Directory. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jun 2015)

    Munn, Benjamin: [Origin] Unknown; [Emigration} 1637; [Resided] Hartford, Springfield [HaBOP 56; NEHGR 86:219; McCormick-Hamilton 768-71]"

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Benjamin Munn, in Barbour, Lucius Barnes. Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977)

    "Benjamin Munn died Nov 1675 mar 1649 Abigail (Burt) Ball widow of Francis Ball. She mar/3 Dec 14, 1676 Thomas Stebbins. She was dau of Henry Burt of Springfield & Eulalia. Early member 1 Ch. Moved to Springfield, Served in the Pequot War 1637; was one of those who received land in 1639 'by the town's courtesie'; his lot was on the east side of the 'road to the Cow Pasture' (North Main Street) between Samuel Hale and Thomas Root. Was viewer of chimney and ladders 1647; removed to Springfield 1649. (See Northfield Hist p 503)."

  3. 3.0 3.1 Benjamin Mun, in Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862)

    "Mun, or Munn, Benjamin, Hartford, serv. in the war with the Pequots, 1637, rem. to Springfield, m. 1649, Abigail, wid. of Francis Ball, d. of Henry Burt, had Abigail, b. 1650; John, 1652; Benjamin, 1665; James, 1657; and Nathaniel, 1661; and d. Nov. 1675. His wid. m. lieut. Thomas Stebbins, and his d. Abigail m. Thomas Stebbins jr."

  4.   Burt, Henry Martyn, and Silas Wright Burt. Early Days in New England - Life and Times of Henry Burt of Springfield and Some of his Descendants: Genealogical and Biographical Mention of James and Richard Burt of Taunton, Mass., and Thomas Burt, M.P., of England. (Springfield, Mass.: Henry M. Burt; printed by Clark W. Bryan Company, 1893)

    "The next daughter [of Henry Burt], Abigail, whose first husband was Francis Ball, lived on the next lot south, and after the death of her second husband, Nathaniel [sic - error for Benjamin] Munn, married Lieut. Thomas Stebbins."

  5. Terry, George Skelton. Genealogical Research in England - Burt-March. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jan, Apr 1932)

    'Abigail [child of Henry and Ulalia (March) Burt], … m. (2) in 1649 Benjamin Munn of Springfield, who d. in November 1675; …'

  6. Stott, Clifford L. Vital Records of Springfield, Massachusetts to 1850. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002)
    1:63 (Book 1).

    'Benjamin Mun Senr was Sick & Died Novembr 1675:'