Person:Joseph Grannis (1)

Joseph Grannis
d.aft Mar 1676
m. 3 May 1655
  1. Joseph Grannis1656 - aft 1676
Facts and Events
Name[1] Joseph Grannis
Gender Male
Birth[1] 31 Mar 1656 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death[1] aft Mar 1676 Fined at the March 1676 Hampshire County Court.
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Strong, Frederick Augustus. The Descendants of Edward Grannis, Who Was in New Haven, Connecticut as Early as 1649 and Died There December 10th, 1719. (Bridgeport, Conn.: F.A. Strong, 1927), 8,11.

    The last record of the first Joseph is in the records of Hampshire County, Mass., where it appears that at the March Court in 1676, thirty-eight wives and maids, and thirty young men were fined, some "for wearing silk, and that in a flaunting; manner," and others "for long hair" and other Puritan extravagances. Among the offending young men was Joseph Grannis of Hadley.