Suffield Historical Society

Family history of Robert Old       

 

 

++++++++++++    FIRST  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

1    Robert Old                

 

 b. Say 1648; d. Jan 16, 1727/28, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Dec 31, 1669, Windsor, Ct, Susannah Hasford; d. Jan 6, 1688/89, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

    2‑1 Robert Old, b. Oct 9, 1670, Windsor, Ct; m. Elizabeth Atchinson.

       2 Jonathan Old, b. Jan 4, 1672/73, Windsor, Ct; d. Dec 19, 1696, Suffield, Ct.

    3‑3 Mindwell Old, b. Feb 4, 1674, Suffield, Ct; m. John Stockwell.

    4‑4 Hanford Old, b. Mar 24, 1677, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Elizabeth Neal; m. (2) Mary Hanchett.

       5 William Old, b. Feb 7, 1679, Suffield, Ct; d. Aug 24, 1680, Suffield, Ct.

    5‑6 William Old, b. Aug 28, 1682, Suffield, Ct; m. Elizabeth Walker.

       7 Susannah Old, b. Oct 21, 1683, Suffield, Ct.

       8 Ebenezer Old, b. Dec 22, 1688, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 30, 1688, Suffield, Ct.

 

 m. (2) Apr 1, 1689, Suffield, Ct, Dorothy Granger; dau. of Launcelot Granger & Joanna Adams; b. Feb 17, 1665, Newbury, Ma; d. 1728, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

    6‑9 John Old, b. Jul 11, 1691, Suffield, Ct; m. Elizabeth Denslow.

    7‑10 Ebenezar Old, b. Jan 22, 1692/93, Suffield, Ct; m. Rebecca Temple.

       11 Josiah Old, b. Mar 4, 1694/95, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 28, 1712, Suffield, Ct.

    8‑12 Jonathan Old, b. Jun 8, 1698, Suffield, Ct; m. Susanna Temple.

    9‑13 Nathaniel Old, b. Mar 2, 1701/02, Suffield, Ct; m. Mercy Steel.

       14 Joseph Old, b. Feb 7, 1702/03, Suffield, Ct.

 

 'Goodman' Old made bricks and built the chimney for the first minister's house, in Suffield, Conn.

 

 Reference Documents: 2, 12, 95, 114, 175, 177

 

 

++++++++++++    SECOND  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

2    Robert Old               

 

 b. Oct 9, 1670, Windsor, Ct; d. 1728; son of Robert Old & Susannah Hasford; m. Jan 9, 1696/97, Springfield, Ma, Elizabeth Atchinson; dau. of John Atchinson & Deliverence nln; b. Apr 22, 1672, Springfield, Ma.

 Children:

       1 Jonathan Old, b. Nov 30, 1697, Springfield, Ma.

       2 Elizabeth Old, b. Mar 19, 1698/99, Springfield, Ma.

       3 Robert Old, b. Jun 6, 1701, Springfield, Ma.

       4 Daniel Old, b. Jul 19, 1703, Springfield, Ma.

       5 Benoni Old, b. Feb 28, 1705/06, Springfield, Ma.

       6 Mercy Old, b. Nov 29, 1707, Springfield, Ma.

       7 child, b. Aug 18, 1710, Springfield, Ma.

       8 Joshua Old, b. Oct 3, 1715, Springfield, Ma.

 

 Elizabeth married first Daniel Lamb 12 Jun 1690, he d. 8 Mar 1691/2.

 

  Robert & Elizabeth had a family of eight children in Springfield they moved to Brimfield, Mass.

 

 Reference Documents: 2, 95, 175

 

 

3    Mindwell Old                

 

 b. Feb 4, 1674, Suffield, Ct; d. ca. 1754; dau. of Robert Old & Susannah Hasford; m. Dec 11, 1716, Suffield, Ct, John Stockwell; son of Quinto Stockwell & Abigail Bullard; b. Oct 8, 1676, Deerfield, Ma; d. Sep 6, 1755, prob. West Springfield, Ma.

 Children:

       1 Mary Smith, b. Aug 10, 1707, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Mindwell's daughter Mary Smith father was Edward Smith, they were  not married.

 

  John Stockwell & Mindwell Old m. int 25 Nov 1716

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12, 167

 

 

4    Hanford Old               

 

 b. Mar 24, 1677, Suffield, Ct; d. Mar 13, 1765, Westfield, Ma; son of Robert Old & Susannah Hasford; m. (1) Feb 11, 1702/03, Springfield, Ma, Elizabeth Neal; dau. of Edward Neal & Martha Hart; b. Feb 28, 1682/83, Westfield, Ma; d. May 20, 1740, Springfield, Ma.

 Children:

       1 Daniel Old, b. Apr 28, 1703, Westfield, Ma.

       2 Samuel Old, b. Apr 29, 1706, Springfield, Ma.

   10‑3 Elisha Old, b. Jan 29, 1707/08, Springfield, Ma; m. Jerush Taylor.

   11‑4 Elizabeth Old, b. May 3, 1710, Springfield, Ma; m. Daniel Granger.

       5 Jacob Old, b. May 25, 1712, Westfield, Ma.

       6 David Old, b. Jun 4, 1714, Westfield, Ma.

       7 Caleb Old, b. Aug 5, 1716, Westfield, Ma.

   12‑8 Isaac Old, b. Mar 6, 1718, Westfield, Ma; m. Elizabeth Winchell.

   13‑9 Abel Old, b. Jan 5, 1721/22, Westfield, Ma; m. Mercy Stiles.

       10 Eunice Old, b. Jul 20, 1724, Westfield, Ma.

       11 Rhoda Old, b. May 11, 1727, Westfield, Ma.

 

 m. (2) int. Aug 28, 1741, Mary Hanchett; dau. of Thomas Hanchett & Elizabeth Loomis; b. Jan 16, 1683, Suffield, Ct; d. Jan 4, 1756, Westfield, Ma.

 

 Reference Documents: 2, 158

 

 

5    William Old                

 

 b. Aug 28, 1682, Suffield, Ct; d. Sep 21, 1749, Suffield, Ct; son of Robert Old & Susannah Hasford; m. Dec 11, 1707, Suffield, Ct, Elizabeth Walker.

 Children:

       1 Elizabeth Old, b. Apr 5, 1711, Brookfield, Ma.

 

 Reference Documents: 12

 

 

6    John Old                

 

 b. Jul 11, 1691, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 10, 1755, Suffield, Ct; son of Robert Old & Dorothy Granger; m. Feb 18, 1721/22, Suffield, Ct, Elizabeth Denslow; dau. of Samuel Denslow & Patience Gibbs; b. Mar 9, 1692/93, Windsor, Ct; d. Dec 23, 1774, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

   14‑1 Elizabeth Old, b. Apr 8, 1723, Suffield, Ct; m. Abraham Granger.

   15‑2 John Old, b. Oct 18, 1724, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Anna Sexton; m. (2) widow Lucy (Barnard) Adams.

   16‑3 Experience Old, b. Aug 25, 1726, Suffield, Ct; m. Samuel Spencer.

   17‑4 Josiah Old, b. May 13, 1728, Suffield, Ct; m. Apphia Kent.

   18‑5 Joseph Old, b. Oct 19, 1730, Suffield, Ct; m. Margaret Pease.

   19‑6 Benjamin Old, b. Jan 21, 1732/33, Suffield, Ct; m. Viah Smith.

   20‑7 Patience Old, b. Sep 9, 1736, Suffield, Ct; m. Daniel Spencer.

 

 John Old & Elizabeth Denson of Windsor m. int. 10 Feb 1721/22.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12, 140, 175

 

 

7    Ebenezar Old                

 

 b. Jan 22, 1692/93, Suffield, Ct; d. Oct 28, 1732, Suffield, Ct; son of Robert Old & Dorothy Granger; m. Nov 6, 1718, Concord, Ma, Rebecca Temple; dau. of Isaac Temple & Prudence Howell; b. Oct 16, 1697, Concord, Ma; d. Oct 1746, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

   21‑1 Dorothy Old, b. Oct 14, 1719, Suffield, Ct; m. Noah Petterbone.

   22‑2 Rebecca Old, b. Feb 15, 1720/21, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Manassah Pomeroy; m. (2) Ephraim French.

   23‑3 Prudence Old, b. Feb 14, 1722/23, Suffield, Ct; m. Joseph Pease.

   24‑4 Abigail Old, bp. Mar 6, 1725/26, Suffield, CT; m. Joshua Root.

       5 Ebenezer Old, bp. Sep 28, 1728, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Isaac Old, bp. Oct 1, 1732, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Rebecca's birth & marriage from Concord, Mass. vr, married by  Justice Minott.  Marriage also recorded in Suffield 7 Nov 1718.

 

  Ebenzer Old & Rebeckah Temple of Concord m. int 13 Sep 1718.

 

 Widow Rebekah Old & John Towsley m. int 29 Apr 1736.

 

 Widow Rebecca Old married John Towsley 12 May 1736.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12

 

 

8    Jonathan Old               

 

 b. Jun 8, 1698, Suffield, Ct; son of Robert Old & Dorothy Granger; m. Oct 30, 1722, Concord, Ma, Susanna Temple; dau. of Isaac Temple & Prudence Howell; b. Mar 26, 1703, Concord, Ma; d. Jun 22, 1780.

 Children:

   25‑1 Mary Old, b. Nov 11, 1723, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Thomas Williams; m. (2) Benjamin Denslow.

       2 Rhoda Old, b. Oct 20, 1725, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Hannah Old, bp. Jun 2, 1728, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Susannah Old, bp. Jun 9, 1734, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Jonathan Old, bp. Jun 9, 1734, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Sarah Old, bp. Apr 20, 1735, Suffield, Ct.

   26‑7 Stephen Old, bp. Jul 3, 1737, Suffield, Ct; m. (1) Elizabeth Rockwood; m. (2) Elizabeth Hale.

       8 Seth Old, bp. Jul 20, 1740, Suffield, CT.

 Susanna's birth & marriage from Concord, Mass. vr, married by Justice Minott.  Jonathan Old bp. 25 May 1735 as an adult.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 9, 12

 

 

9    Nathaniel Old                

 

 b. Mar 2, 1701/02, Suffield, Ct; son of Robert Old & Dorothy Granger; m. Jul 18, 1722, Suffield, Ct, Mercy Steel; dau. of Barrett Steel & Mary Brooks; b. Mar 6, 1703, Springfield, Ma.

 Children:

       1 Nathaniel Old, b. Oct 1, 1722, Suffield, Ct.

   27‑2 Mercy Old, b. Apr 30, 1724, Suffield, Ct; m. Timothy Woolworth.

   28‑3 Azubah Old, b. Oct 23, 1727, Suffield, Ct; m. Thomas Archer.

   29‑4 Abiah Old, b. Sep 26, 1729, Suffield, Ct; m. Joseph King.

  Twins

   30‑5 Lucy Old, b. Sep 26, 1729, Suffield, Ct; m. Gideon Towsley.

       6 Sabra Old, b. Apr 30, 1736, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Nathaniel Old & Mercy Steel m. int 14 May 1722.

 

 Reference Documents: 2, 12

 

 

++++++++++++    THIRD  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

10   Elisha Old                

 

 b. Jan 29, 1707/08, Springfield, Ma; son of Hanford Old & Elizabeth Neal; m. Jun 18, 1731, Westfield, Ma, Jerush Taylor.

 

 One records suggest that he married second 22 Aug 1752 Margaret Tousley.

 

 Reference Documents: 199

 

 

11   Elizabeth Old                

 

 b. May 3, 1710, Springfield, Ma; dau. of Hanford Old & Elizabeth Neal; m. Mar 1, 1733, Suffield, Ct, Daniel Granger; son of George Granger & Lydia Younglove; b. Sep 16, 1710, Suffield, Ct; d. Mar 1757, Granville, NY.

 

 Reference Documents: 114

 

 

12   Isaac Old      

 

 b. Mar 6, 1718, Westfield, Ma; d. Nov 26, 1745, Westfield, Ma; son of Hanford Old & Elizabeth Neal; m. Jun 10, 1744, Westfield, Ma, Elizabeth Winchell.

 

 Reference Documents: 175

 

 

13   Abel Old      

 

 b. Jan 5, 1721/22, Westfield, Ma; son of Hanford Old & Elizabeth Neal; m. Jul 23, 1747, Westfield, Ma, Mercy Stiles; dau. of Ephraim Stiles & Mercy Fowler; b. Jan 28, 1727/28, Westfield, Ma.

 

 Reference Documents: 175

 

 

14   Elizabeth Old                

 

 b. Apr 8, 1723, Suffield, Ct; d. Jan 20, 1803, Suffield, Ct; dau. of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. Apr 4, 1751, Suffield, Ct, Abraham Granger; son of Abraham Granger & Hannah nln; b. Jan 5, 1719/20, Suffield, Ct; d. Jan 19, 1810, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Abraham Granger, b. Nov 10, 1752, Suffield, Ct; m. Belinda Loomis.

       2 Elizabeth Granger, b. Jan 23, 1754, Suffield, Ct; d. Oct 21, 1757, Suffield, Ct.

       3 William Granger, b. Sep 12, 1756, Suffield, Ct; d. Oct 17, 1757, Suffield, Ct.

       4 William Granger, b. Mar 12, 1758, Suffield, Ct; m. Phoebe Gradner.

       5 Elizabeth Granger, b. Oct 30, 1760, Suffield, Ct; m. Joseph Hastings.

       6 Hannah Granger, b. Dec 22, 1762, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 12, 114, 175

 

 

15   John Old                

 

 b. Oct 18, 1724, Suffield, Ct; d. 1796, Manchester, Ct; son of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. (1) Nov 16, 1752, Suffield, Ct, Anna Sexton; dau. of James Sexton & Abilena Gilbert; b. Apr 26, 1733, Westfield, Ma.

 Children:

   31‑1 John Old, b. Oct 16, 1753, Suffield, Ct; m. Rozcellano Darte.

       2 Gilbert Old, b. May 22, 1755, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Abilineh Old, b. Dec 25, 1756, Sheffield, Ma.

       4 Elizabeth Old, b. Aug 18, 1759, Sheffield, Ma.

       5 Desire Old, b. Dec 18, 1760, Sheffield, Ma.

       6 Rhoda Old, b. Apr 12, 1762, Sheffield, Ma.

 

 m. (2) ca. 1787, Sheffield, Ma, widow Lucy (Barnard) Adams; d. Sep 16, 1807, Manchester, Ct.

 Children:

       7 Benjmain Old, b. Jul 30, 1790.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12, 175

 

 

16   Experience Old      

 

 b. Aug 25, 1726, Suffield, Ct; d. Feb 9, 1822, Suffield, Ct, ae. 96 yrs.; dau. of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. May 15, 1750, Suffield, Ct, Samuel Spencer; son of Daniel Spencer & Elizabeth Stiles; b. Oct 31, 1730, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 27, 1792, Suffield, Ct, ae. 63 yrs..

 Children:

       1 Experience Spencer, b. Nov 15, 1750, Suffield, Ct.

       2 Luther Spencer, b. Aug 27, 1753, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Jerusha Spencer, b. Sep 25, 1755, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Calvin Spencer, b. Jul 10, 1757, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 23, 1778, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Martha Spencer, b. Jul 3, 1759, Suffield, Ct; m. Nathaniel Pomeroy.

       6 Paulina Spencer, b. Jul 6, 1761, Suffield, Ct; m. Charles Hathaway.

       7 Samuel Spencer, b. Nov 6, 1763, Suffield, Ct.

       8 Thaddeus Spencer, b. Jan 27, 1768, Suffield, Ct; m. Chloe Pomeroy.

       9 Betsey Spencer, b. Nov 12, 1771, Suffield, Ct; d. Apr 26, 1787, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Elizabeth Old d/o John bp. 28 Aug 1726, Suffield CR.

 

 Reference Documents: 9, 159

 

 

17   Josiah Old                

 

 b. May 13, 1728, Suffield, Ct; d. Sep 29, 1808, Suffield, Ct; son of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. Apr 11, 1757, Suffield, Ct, Apphia Kent; dau. of Benjamin Kent & Apphia Ruggles; bp. Oct 8, 1732, Suffield, Ct; d. Feb 1, 1792, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

   32‑1 Josiah Old, b. Feb 19, 1759, Suffield, Ct; m. Ruth Barker.

       2 Apphia Old, b. May 21, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Dorinda Old, b. Oct 8, 1762, Suffield, Ct.

   33‑4 Tryphena Old, b. Aug 28, 1765, Suffield, Ct; m. Daniel Clark.

 

 Joshiah Old s/o John bp. 19 May 1728, Suffiedl CR.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 9, 12, 175

 

 

18   Joseph Old                

 

 b. Oct 19, 1730, Suffield, Ct; d. Mar 27, 1817, Suffield, Ct, ae. 87 yrs.; son of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. Apr 6, 1796, Suffield, Ct, Margaret Pease; d. Jun 27, 1808, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Joseph Old s/o John bp. 25 Oct 1730, Suffield CR.

 

They had no children. 

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 9, 12, 175

 

 

19   Benjamin Old              

 

 b. Jan 21, 1732/33, Suffield, Ct; d. Apr 13, 1813, Marlboro, Vt; son of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. ca. 1758, Viah Smith; dau. of James Smith & Mercy Winchell; b. Jan 28, 1738/39, Suffield, Ct; d. 1820, Marlboro, Vt.

 Children:

       1 Benjamin Old, b. Dec 1759, Granville, Ma.

       2 Thaddeus Old, b. Jul 11, 1763, Granville, Ma.

       3 Gamaliel Old, b. Feb 11, 1777, Granville, Ma.

 

 Benjamin Old s/o John bp. 21 Jan 1732/33, Suffield CR.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 9, 175

 

 

20   Patience Old                

 

 b. Sep 9, 1736, Suffield, Ct; dau. of John Old & Elizabeth Denslow; m. Mar 16, 1758, Suffield, Ct, Daniel Spencer; son of Daniel Spencer & Elizabeth Stiles; b. Oct 28, 1733, Suffield, Ct; d. 1783, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Daniel Spencer, b. May 26, 1759, Suffield, Ct.

       2 Augustus Spencer, b. Sep 25, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Patience Spencer, b. Jun 21, 1762, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Jehiel Spencer, b. Jul 27, 1764, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Ashbel Spencer, b. Apr 3, 1766, Suffield, Ct; d. Jul 17, 1766, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Elizabeth Spencer, b. May 21, 1767, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Ashbel Spencer, b. Nov 18, 1768, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Patience Old d/o John bp. 13 Sep 1736, Suffield CR. 

 

Daniel d. between March 13 & April 7, 1783. 

 

 Reference Documents: 9, 12, 71, 159

 

 

21   Dorothy Old      

 

 b. Oct 14, 1719, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Ebenezar Old & Rebecca Temple; m. Mar 13, 1745/46, Suffield, Ct, Noah Petterbone.

 

 Noah Pettibone & Dorthy Old m. int Feb 1745/46, Noah of Simsbury, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8

 

 

22   Rebecca Old      

 

 b. Feb 15, 1720/21, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Ebenezar Old & Rebecca Temple; m. (1) Jan 2, 1739/40, Suffield, Ct, Manassah Pomeroy.

 Children:

       1 Phebe Pomeroy, b. Apr 30, 1740, Suffield, Ct.

 

 m. (2) Nov 28, 1744, Suffield, Ct, Ephraim French; son of Richard French & Elizabeth nln; b. May 15, 1708, Enfield, Ct.

 Children:

       2 Abigail French, b. Aug 25, 1744, Enfield, Ct.

       3 Rebecca French, b. Nov 24, 1746, Enfield, Ct.

       4 Elizabeth French, b. May 20, 1748, Enfield, Ct.

       5 Ephraim French, b. Jan 18, 1749/50, Enfield, Ct.

       6 Manasah French, b. Jul 1, 1751, Enfield, Ct.

       7 Huldah French, b. Feb 10, 1753, Enfield, Ct.

 

 Manassah Pumry & Rebeckah Old m. int 10 Nov 1739.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12, 26

 

 

23   Prudence Old                

 

 b. Feb 14, 1722/23, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Ebenezar Old & Rebecca Temple; m. Nov 26, 1747, Enfield, Ct, Joseph Pease; son of James Pease & Hannah Harmon; b. Jun 20, 1713, Enfield, Ct; d. Sep 9, 1800, Enfield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 James Pease, b. Nov 26, 1749, Enfield, Ct; m. Sarah Colton.

       2 Joseph Pease, b. Dec 18, 1751, Enfield, Ct.

       3 Gideon Pease, b. Aug 2, 1753, Enfield, Ct; m. (1) Deborah Pease; m. (2) Eunice Cooley; m. (3) Deborah Talcott.

       4 Hannah Pease, b. Mar 9, 1757, Enfield, Ct.

       5 Ebenezer Pease, b. May 8, 1760, Enfield, Ct; m. Sarah Root.

 

 Reference Documents: 26, 147

 

 

24   Abigail Old                

 

 bp. Mar 6, 1725/26, Suffield, CT; d. Sep 15, 1797; dau. of Ebenezar Old & Rebecca Temple; m. Joshua Root; son of Joshua Root & Margaret nln; b. Apr 28, 1715, Westfield, Ma; d. Dec 8, 1791.

 

 Reference Documents: 199

 

 

25   Mary Old               

 

 b. Nov 11, 1723, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Jonathan Old & Susanna Temple; m. (1) Feb 23, 1743/44, Suffield, Ct, Thomas Williams.

 Children:

       1 John Williams, b. Dec 13, 1744, Suffield, Ct.

       2 Thomas Williams, b. Sep 24, 1746, Suffield, Ct.

 

 m. (2) Nov 1748, Suffield, Ct, Benjamin Denslow; son of Benjamin Denslow & Sarah Granger; b. Feb 22, 1722/23, Windsor, Ct; d. Mar 13, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       3 Anna Denslow, b. Aug 12, 1749, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Rosabella Denslow, b. Nov 27, 1752, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Sarah Denslow, b. Jun 2, 1755, Suffield, Ct; m. Benjamin Granger.

       6 Philander Denslow, b. Aug 28, 1757, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Benjamin Denslow, b. May 10, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Thomas William & Mary Old m. int 7 Jan 1743/4.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12

 

 

26   Stephen Old                

 

 bp. Jul 3, 1737, Suffield, Ct; son of Jonathan Old & Susanna Temple; m. (1) Oct 4, 1762, Suffield, Ct, Elizabeth Rockwood; d. May 1, 1776, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

   34‑1 Elizabeth Old, b. Nov 7, 1763, Suffield, Ct; m. Joshua Palmeter.

       2 Stephen Old, b. Nov 27, 1765, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Samuel Rockwood Old, b. Mar 12, 1768, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Isaac Old, b. May 23, 1770, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Chloe Old, b. Jan 15, 1773, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Rufus Old, b. Apr 15, 1776, Suffield, Ct.

 

 m. (2) May 8, 1777, Suffield, Ct, Elizabeth Hale; dau. of Joseph Hale & Mercy Gillett; b. Jul 4, 1737, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 9

 

 

27   Mercy Old               

 

 b. Apr 30, 1724, Suffield, Ct; d. Oct 30, 1801, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Nathaniel Old & Mercy Steel; m. Jun 3, 1747, Suffield, Ct, Timothy Woolworth; son of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; b. May 17, 1722, Suffield, Ct; d. Feb 22, 1804, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Elijah Woolworth, b. Sep 18, 1748, Suffield, Ct; m. Mehitable Sikes.

       2 Ebenezer Woolworth, b. Dec 18, 1749, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Justus Woolworth, b. Jul 5, 1751, Suffield, Ct; d. Oct 25, 1776, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Reuben Woolworth, b. Feb 28, 1753, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Phinehas Woolworth, b. Oct 31, 1754, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Mercy Woolworth, b. Mar 9, 1756, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Levi Woolworth, b. Jun 9, 1757, Suffield, Ct.

       8 Lucy Woolworth, b. Jan 17, 1759, Suffield, Ct; d. Mar 9, 1759, Suffield, Ct.

       9 Seth Woolworth, b. Feb 18, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

       10 Timothy Woolworth, b. Apr 6, 1763, Suffield, Ct.

       11 Silvanus Woolworth, b. Jul 11, 1764, Suffield, Ct.

       12 Zadock Woolworth, b. Feb 9, 1766, Suffield, Ct.

       13 Alexander Woolworth, b. Aug 23, 1768, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Timothy Woolworth & Mary Old m. int. 21 Mar 1746/47.

 

 Reference Documents: 1, 8, 9, 165

 

 

28   Azubah Old                

 

 b. Oct 23, 1727, Suffield, Ct; d. Dec 20, 1806, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Nathaniel Old & Mercy Steel; m. Oct 1749, Suffield, Ct, Thomas Archer; d. Mar 14, 1797, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Thomas Archer, b. Mar 25, 1750, Suffield, Ct; m. Roxellana Hancock.

       2 Mary Archer, b. Mar 24, 1752, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Elizabeth Archer, b. Jun 19, 1753, Suffield, Ct; m. Pelatiah King.

       4 Sabra Archer, b. Jun 4, 1755, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Thomas Archer Jr., b. Jun 7, 1758, Suffield, Ct; m. Roxellana Hancock.

       6 Azubah Archer, b. Nov 27, 1762, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Lucy Archer, b. Nov 14, 1764, Suffield, Ct.

       8 Lovina Archer, b. Aug 22, 1768, Suffield, Ct; m. Jacob Barnard.

       9 Eusebeus Archer, b. Mar 22, 1770, Suffield, Ct; m. Hannah Coy.

       10 Jemima Archer, b. Mar 3, 1772, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 12

 

 

29   Abiah Old       

 

 b. Sep 26, 1729, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Nathaniel Old & Mercy Steel; m. May 5, 1748, Suffield, Ct, Joseph King; son of Benjamin King & Remember Hall; b. Dec 22, 1724, Stafford, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Peletiah King, b. Jul 24, 1748, Suffield, Ct; m. Elizabeth Archer.

       2 Abiah King, b. Oct 16, 1749, Suffield, Ct.

       3 Agnes King, b. Jan 30, 1752, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Nathaniel King, b. Jul 4, 1753, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Joseph King, b. Mar 17, 1755, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Sabra King, b. Apr 9, 1758, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Ezekiel King, b. Jan 18, 1760, Suffield, Ct.

       8 Eli King, b. Aug 26, 1762, Suffield, Ct.

       9 Oliver King, b. Dec 23, 1765, Suffield, Ct.

       10 Ezekiel King, b. Sep 9, 1777, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8

 

 

30   Lucy Old              

 

 b. Sep 26, 1729, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Nathaniel Old & Mercy Steel; m. Jun 25, 1750, Suffield, Ct, Gideon Towsley; son of John Towsley & Thankful Bronson; b. Aug 31, 1728, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

       1 Nathaniel Towsley, b. Oct 9, 1750, Suffield, Ct; m. Olive Warters.

 

 Reference Documents: 12

 

 

++++++++++++    FOURTH  GENERATION    ++++++++++++

 

 

31   John Old      

 

 b. Oct 16, 1753, Suffield, Ct; son of John Old & Anna Sexton; m. Jun 23, 1783, Bolton, Ct, Rozcellano Darte.

 

 

32   Josiah Old                

 

 b. Feb 19, 1759, Suffield, Ct; son of Josiah Old & Apphia Kent; m. May 11, 1779, Suffield, Ct, Ruth Barker; dau. of Oliver Barker & Ruth Smith; b. Sep 16, 1757, Suffield, Ct; d. May 29, 1819, Suffield, Ct.

 Children:

   35‑1 William Old, b. Nov 30, 1779, Suffield, Ct; m. Tabitha Allen.

       2 Zardes Old, b. Feb 13, 1781, Suffield, Ct.

   36‑3 Ruth Old, b. Jun 2, 1784, Suffield, Ct; m. John Hall.

   37‑4 Oliver Old, b. Dec 15, 1785, Suffield, Ct; m. Polly Remington.

       5 Obediah Old, b. Dec 21, 1788, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 175

 

 

33   Tryphena Old      

 

 b. Aug 28, 1765, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Josiah Old & Apphia Kent; m. Nov 15, 1801, Suffield, Ct, Daniel Clark.

 They had five children.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 175

 

 

34   Elizabeth Old                

 

 b. Nov 7, 1763, Suffield, Ct; dau. of Stephen Old & Elizabeth Rockwood; m. May 27, 1788, Suffield, Ct, Joshua Palmeter.

 Children:

       1 Elizabeth Palmeter, b. Apr 21, 1789, Suffield, Ct.

       2 Asahel Palmeter, b. Aug 15, 1790, Suffield, Ct.

       3 John Palmeter, b. Feb 20, 1792, Suffield, Ct.

       4 Enos Palmeter, b. Apr 3, 1794, Suffield, Ct.

       5 Noble Palmeter, b. Mar 17, 1796, Suffield, Ct.

       6 Ezra Palmeter, b. Mar 22, 1798, Suffield, Ct.

       7 Eli Palmeter, b. Jun 23, 1800, Suffield, Ct.

 

 Reference Documents: 8, 175

 

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