Person:Matthias Treat (1)

  • HMatthias TreatBef 1624 - 1682
  • WMary Smith1630 - Aft 1684
m. bef 1649
  1. Henry TreatCal 1649 -
  2. Susannah TreatCal 1651 -
  3. Richard TreatCal 1654 -
  4. Elizabeth TreatCal 1657 -
  5. Abigail TreatCal 1659 - Est 1704
  6. Dorcas TreatCal 1662 - Aft 1681
Facts and Events
Name[1] Matthias Treat
Gender Male
Birth[1] bef 1624 Pitminster, Somerset, England (possibly)Based on estimated date of marriage.
Richard Treat, his known kinsman, was from Pitminster.
Marriage bef 1649 Connecticut, United States (possibly)Based on estimated date of birth of eldest known child.
to Mary Smith
Death[1][2] 8 Jul 1682 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Estate of Matthias Treat of Wethersfield

"Probate Records, Vol. II, 1650 to 1663. Page 185.

Treat, Matthias, Wethersfield. Died 8 July, 1662. Invt. £178-00-00. Taken 16 September, 1662, by John Nott, Samuel Boreman. The children: Henry age 13 years, Susannah 11, Richard 7, Elizabeth 5, Abigail 3 years, and another expected.

Dist. by Order of the Court: To the Widow, £50; to the Eldest son, £23; to the others, £18 apeice. Anthony Wright, having married the Relict, is appointed Adms.; and Richard Smith sen., Richard Smith Jr., and Thomas Burnham, Overseers to take care that this Dist. be attended to.

Court Record, Page 83—(Vol. Ill) 4 March, 1668-9: An Order from the Court to the Adms. and Overseers of the Estate to pay to the Eldest daughter, who is of age, her portion of the Estate."[2]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Treat Addendum, 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)

    Matthias1 Treat, born in England, died at Wethersfield, Conn., 8 July 1662. … The exact relationship of Matthias to Mr. Richard Treat is not known, but Winthrop in 1657 noted in his Medical Journal, Elizabeth Treat, 1½ years, daughter of Mathias Treat alias Trott—a Kinsman of Mr. Trott.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Treat, Matthias, Wethersfield, in Manwaring, Charles W. A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records. (Hartford, Conn.: R. S. Peck & Co., 1904-06)