Person:John Chester (8)

m. Feb 1653/54
  1. Mary Chester1654 - 1689
  2. Major John Chester1656 - 1711
  3. Sarah Chester1657 - 1723
  4. Stephen Chester1660 - Bef 1697/98
  5. Thomas Chester1662 - 1712
  6. Samuel Chester1664 - 1689
  7. Prudence Chester1666 - 1727
  8. Eunice Chester1668 - 1698
m. 25 Nov 1686
  1. Penelope Chester1693 - 1764
  2. Prudence Chester1698/99 - 1780
  3. Eunice Chester1701 - 1756
  4. Sarah Chester1707 - 1770
Facts and Events
Name[1] Major John Chester
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] 10 Jun 1656 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Marriage 25 Nov 1686 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United Statesto Hannah Talcott
Death[1] 14 Dec 1711 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Burial[2] Wethersfield Village Cemetery, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1. Gov. Thomas1 Welles, in Jacobus, Donald Lines, and Edgar Francis Waterman. Hale, House and Related Families, Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley. (Hartford: The Connecticut Historical Society, 1952)
    786.

    John (Chester), b. (Wethersfield) 10 June 1656; d. at Wethersfield, 14 Dec. 1711 ae. 55; m. 25 Nov. 1686, Hannah3 Talcott, … dau. of Capt. Samuel2 and Hannah (Holyoke) Talcott. He was chosen Ensign of the south Train Band in Wethersfield, Sept. 1689, Lieutenant, after 1694, Captain, May 1698, and Major, Oct. 1702. He was Deputy for Wethersfield, May 1694, May and Oct. 1695, May and Oct. 1696, May 1697, May and Oct. 1698, May and Oct. 1699 (Speaker), Oct. 1700 (Speaker); and Assistant, 1701 to 1711; Judge of the County and Probate Courts of Hartford, 1703, 1704, and 1711.

  2. Maj John Chester, in Find A Grave.
  3. Wethersfield Vital Records, in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records
    1:76.

    CHESTER, John, eldest s. Capt. John & Sarah, b. June 10, 1656