Person:Samuel Wolcott (4)

m. 6 Mar 1678
  1. Captain Samuel Wolcott1679 - 1734
  2. Gershom Wolcott1680 - 1682
  3. Josiah Wolcott1681/82 - 1712
  4. Hannah Wolcott1683/84 - 1747/48
  5. Sarah Wolcott1686 - Aft 1738
  6. Lucy Wolcott1688 - 1753
  7. Abigail Wolcott1690 - 1714
  8. Elizabeth Wolcott1692 - 1765
  9. Mary Wolcott1694 - 1777
m. 27 Dec 1706
  1. Samuel Wolcott1713 - 1800
  2. Mehitabel Wolcott1715 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Captain Samuel Wolcott
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 11 Apr 1679 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Marriage 27 Dec 1706 Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United StatesRecorded at Wethersfield.
to Abigail Collins
Death[1][2] 15 Sep 1734 Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Burial[3] Ancient Burying Ground and Village Cemetery, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Fam. 3. Capt. Samuel Wolcott4, in Adams, Sherman W. (Sherman Wolcott), and Henry R. (Henry Reed) Stiles. The History of Ancient Wethersfield, Connecticut: Comprising the Present Towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington; and of Glastonbury Prior to its Incorporation in 1693, from Date of Earliest Settlement Until the Present Time with Extensive Genealogies and Genealogical Notes on Their Early Families. (New York: The Grafton Press, 1904)

    "Fam. 3. Capt. Samuel,4 (Samuel,3 Henry,2 Jr., Mr. Henry,1), b. 1G79, when a youth, lived much with his uncle, Josiah, Esq., of Salem, Mass., but the dth. Of his father (Samuel's) devolved upon him, at the age of 16, much of the care of his young bros. and sisters, and interrupted his plans for his own education. He became an importing mcht.; was prominent in military affairs and was a rich man for his day—his est. invent, amt'g to £5,097-2-10. … Capt, Samuel d. 15 Sept., 1734. … [His wife] rec'd by her husband's will all the estate, which she bro't to him at her marr. and 1/3 of his movable est.; the rest of his ppy. was divid. equally betw. his ch.; his s. Elisha had £60 less than his equal share, 'in regard to his advancement in a trade;' his 2 daus. had $100 each and Rev. Wm. Burnham, of Kens., and Mr. John Stillman, of Weth., were 'entreated' to be overseers of the will."

  2. 2.0 2.1 Wethersfield Vital Records [NEHGS], in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records
    303, 04.

    "Wolcott, … Sam[ue]ll, s. Samuell & Judeth, b. Apr. 11, 1679 [1:6]"
    "Wolcott, … Samuell, Capt., d. Sept. 15, 1734 [1:32]"

  3. Capt Samuel Wolcott, in Find A Grave.