Person:John Finch (38)

m. 25 Mar 1693
  1. John Finch, IV1694 - 1747
  2. James Finch1705 - 1742
m. 1719
  1. John Finch, V1720 -
  2. Nathaniel Finch1722 -
  3. James Finch1725 - Aft 1768
  4. Sarah Finch1728 - 1768
  5. Titus Finch1730 - 1796
  6. Hannah Finch1731 - 1782
  7. Mary Finch1732 -
  8. Ebeneezer Finch1734 -
  9. Peter Finch1738 - 1801
  10. Lydia Finch1740 -
Facts and Events
Name John Finch, IV
Gender Male
Birth? 1694 Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
Marriage 1719 Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, USAto Sarah Lockwood
Death? 6 Nov 1747 Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
  1.   Thummel, Claude B. Descendants of John Finch of Connecticut. (C.B. Thummel, 1965)
    pp 31-32.

    Thummel #311-1

    John was a Merchant.

    July 10, 1714, John Finch of New York City, merchant, conveyed to son
    John Finch, Stamford.

    Jan. 4, 1727/8, John Finch of Stamford, conveyed to John Clock of
    Stamford, right from my father Captain John Finch, deceased, right to
    second division.

    Dec. 8, 1730, New Canaan Parish was made up of parts of Norwalk and
    Stamford. Of 24 members constituting the Parish when formed, 11 were
    from Stamford and included John Finch. Society incorporated 1731 but the
    Town continued to belong to Stamford and Norwalk until 1801. 1732 list
    showed John Finch.

    1738, John Finch one of the Episcopalians who asked to be excused from
    payment to support church of England.

    Dec. 12, 1747, estate of John Finch, late of Stamford, letters of
    administration to John Finch.

    April 5, 1748, Sarah Finch, widow of John Finch, Stamford, appointed
    guardian to Peter, Ebenezer, Lydia Finch, children of said deceased,
    minors not of age to choose guardian. John Finch surety.

    April 5, 1748, Titus Finch, Mary Finch and Hannah Finch, children of John
    made choice of their mother Sarah to be guardian over 14. John Finch,

    Jan. 20, 1748, John Finch, late of Stamford; inventory taken by Abraham
    Davenport and Daniel Lockwood. John Finch, administrator.

    May 9, 1748, estate ordered distributed to widow Sarah Finch and the
    children of "ye said deceast which are ten viz: John, Nathaniel, James,
    Titus, Ebenezer, Peter, Sarah, Mary, Hannah and Lydia."

    Jan. 8, 1756, widow Finch married in Congregational Church,
    Wilton-Fairfield, John Keeler.

    Keeler, Sarah, late of Stamford, June 15, 1768, letters of administration on her estate granted to John Finch, page 292. Inventory taken June 23, 1768, by Charles Knapp, Jr., and Isaac Lockwood, and filed July 5, 1768; account filed and estate ordered distributed to her children John Finch, Nathaniel Finch, James Finch, Titus Finch, Ebenezer Finch, Peter Finch, Sarah Finch, Mary Finch, Hannah Finch, and Lydia Finch.