Suffield Historical Society

Family history of Hugh Roe

 

 

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

 

 

1              Hugh Roe       

 

                b. ca. 1617, England; d. 5 Aug 1689, Suffield, CT; m. (1) .

                Children:

    2‑1       Mary Roe, b. ca. 1643, Weymouth, MA; m. (1) William Dudley; m. (2) William Dart.

       2       Esther Roe, b. ca. 1645, Weymouth, MA; d. 11 Jul 1655, Weymouth, MA.

    3‑3       Sarah Roe, b. say 1650, Weymounth, MA; m. (1) Daniel Warner; m. (2) John Warner.

 

                m. (2) Prob. Weymouth, MA, Abigail nln; d. 3 Sep 1689, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       4       Samuel Roe, b. 14 Jan 1656, Weymouth, MA; d. 1 Mar 1687/88, Suffield, CT.

    4‑5       Abigail Roe, b. ca. 1660, Weymouth, MA; m. Thomas Taylor.

    5‑6       Peter Rowe, b. ca. 1662, Weymouth, MA; m. Sarah Remington.

    6‑7       Elizabeth Roe, b. ca. 1664, Weymouth, MA; m. Thomas Merrill.

 

                Hugh Rowe [Roe] first settled in Weymouth, MA.  The name of his first wife is unknown, she died 1653‑54.  His second wife was Abigail last name unknown, he married her about 1654‑5.  He was a sealer of leathers at Hartford, 1663.  He was in Suffield in 1674 and was a voter at the first town meeting.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 13, 177, 178, 223

 

 

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

 

 

2              Mary Roe       

 

                b. ca. 1643, Weymouth, MA; d. 1727/28, Saybrook, CT; dau. of Hugh Roe; m. (1) 4 Nov 1661, Saybrook, CT, William Dudley; son of William Dudley & Jane Lutman; b. 8 Jun 1639, at sea; d. 1700/01, Saybrook, CT.

                Children:

       1       Mary Dudley, b. 6 Sep 1662, Guilford, CT; m. Nicholas Mason.

       2       William Dudley, b. 8 Aug 1665, Guilford, CT; m. Mary Hill.

       3       Abigail Dudley, b. 24 May 1667, Guilford, CT; m. John Kent.

       4       Joseph Dudley, b. 3 Mar 1668/69, Guilford, CT; d. 26 Jul 1670, Guilford, CT.

       5       Deborah Dudley, b. 11 Nov 1670, Saybrook, CT; m. (1) James Brainard; m. (2) Samuel Selden.

       6       Samuel Dudley, b. 4 Nov 1672, Saybrook, CT; m. Elizabeth Hill.

       7       Joseph Dudley, b. 14 Sep 1674, Saybrook, CT; m. Sarah Pratt.

       8       Sarah Dudley, b. 3 Jan 1676, Saybrook, CT; d. bef 1700.

       9       Elizabeth Dudley, b. 4 Mar 1678/79, Saybrook, CT; m. Joseph Remington.

       10     Daniel Dudley, b. 1680/81, Saybrook, CT; m. Deborah Buell.

       11     Mehetabel Dudley, b. 1682, Saybrook, CT; m. Joshua Brainard.

 

                m. (2) Saybrook, CT, William Dart.

 

                He died between the date of his will 2 Sept 1700 and when it was proved 29 May 1701.

 

                Reference Documents: 178, 197, 223

 

 

3              Sarah Roe       

 

                b. say 1650, Weymounth, MA; d. 24 Jan 1686/87, Springfield, MA; dau. of Hugh Roe; m. (1) ca. 1670, Farmington, CT, Daniel Warner; son of John Warner; b. ca. 1652; d. 1680, Farmington, CT.

                Children:

       1       John Warner, b. ca. 1671, Farmington, CT; m. Elizabeth Mighel.

       2       Abigail Warner, b. ca. 1673, Farmington, CT.

       3       Samuel Warner, b. ca. 1675, Farmington, CT.

       4       Thomas Warner, b. ca. 1678/79, Farmington, CT.

 

                m. (2) 31 Aug 1683, Farmington, CT, John Warner; son of John Warner; d. 21 Jan 1723/24, Springfield, MA.

                Children:

       5       Nathaniel Warner, b. 19 Aug 1684, Springfield, MA; m. (1) Mary Barber; m. (2) Thankful Taylor.

       6       child, b. 16 Oct 1685, Springfield, MA; d. 18 Oct 1685, Springfield, MA.

       7       child, b. 24 Jan 1686/87, Springfield, MA; d. 24 Jan 1686/87.

 

                This was John Warner's second of four wife's.

 

                Reference Documents: 2, 178, 223

 

 

4              Abigail Roe       

 

                b. ca. 1660, Weymouth, MA; d. 13 Oct 1691, Suffield, CT; dau. of Hugh Roe & Abigail nln; m. 15 Jun 1678, Suffield, CT, Thomas Taylor; son of Stephen Taylor & Elizabeth Newell; b. 5 Oct 1655, Windsor, CT; d. 6 Jan 1741, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Elizabeth Taylor, b. 24 Jul 1679, Suffield, CT.

       2       Abigail Taylor, b. 6 Sep 1682, Suffield, CT.

       3       Nathaniel Taylor, b. 22 Aug 1684, Suffield, CT; d. 3 Jan 1684/85, Suffield, CT.

       4       Mabell Taylor, b. ca. 1688, Suffield, CT.

 

                Widower Thomas Taylor married Hannah Granger and had five more children.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 13, 177, 178

 

 

5              Peter Rowe       

 

                b. ca. 1662, Weymouth, MA; d. 4 Feb 1738/39, Suffield, CT; son of Hugh Roe & Abigail nln; m. 24 Jan 1688/89, Suffield, CT, Sarah Remington; dau. of Thomas Remington & Mehitable Walker; b. 8 Dec 1668, Rowley, MA.

                Children:

       1       Samuel Rowe, b. 25 Nov 1689, Northampton, MA; d. 29 Nov 1689, Northampton, MA.

    7‑2       Abigail Rowe, b. 23 Sep 1691, Northampton, MA; m. John Adams.

    8‑3       Samuel Rowe, b. 20 Jan 1693/94, Suffield, CT; m. Mary Hall.

    9‑4       Sarah Rowe, b. 17 Jul 1696, Suffield, CT; m. Samuel Hathaway.

   10‑5      Elizabeth Rowe, b. 4 Mar 1698/99, Suffield, CT; m. Abner Kent.

   11‑6      Mary Rowe, b. 7 May 1701, Suffield, CT; m. John Clemens.

   12‑7      John Rowe, b. 4 Feb 1703/04, Suffield, CT; m. (1) Joanna Burbank; m. (2) Lydia Hanchett.

   13‑8      Mercy Rowe, b. 19 Jul 1706, Suffield, CT; m. Joshua Taylor.

   14‑9      Thomas Rowe, b. 28 Jul 1708, Suffield, CT; m. Elizabeth Purchase.

   15‑10    Hannah Rowe, b. 28 Jul 1711, Suffield, CT; m. Ephraim Fletcher.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 155, 177, 178

 

 

6              Elizabeth Roe       

 

                b. ca. 1664, Weymouth, MA; d. bef 1693, Saybrook, CT; dau. of Hugh Roe & Abigail nln; m. ca. 1685, Thomas Merrill; d. 7 Nov 1711, Saybrook, CT.

 

                Thomas Merrill of Saybrook, CT, prob. married in Suffield.  They had two children born in Saybrook, CT.

                Thomas Merrill married second Hannah Hall.

 

                Reference Documents: 178, 223

 

 

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

 

 

7              Abigail Rowe       

 

                b. 23 Sep 1691, Northampton, MA; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 26 Jul 1722, Suffield, CT, John Adams; son of Jacob Adams & Anna Allen; b. 18 Jun 1694, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Moses Adams, b. 8 Jan 1723, Suffield, CT; m. Mehitable Sikes.

       2       Simeon Adams, b. 20 Nov 1724, Suffield, CT; m. Susanna Underwood.

       3       Anna Adams, b. 8 Jun 1727, Suffield, CT.

       4       Joel Adams, b. 20 Dec 1729, Suffield, CT; m. Elizabeth Fowler.

       5       Lucy Adams, b. 31 May 1731, Suffield, CT; m. Moses Granger.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 115, 126

 

 

8              Samuel Rowe       

 

                b. 20 Jan 1693/94, Suffield, CT; d. 23 Oct 1732, Suffield, CT; son of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 29 Nov 1716, Suffield, CT, Mary Hall; dau. of Samuel Hall & Elizabeth Bourne; b. 31 Oct 1692, Taunton, MA.

                Children:

   16‑1      Samuel Rowe, b. 6 Sep 1717, Suffield, CT; m. Anne Barlow.

   17‑2      Joseph Rowe, b. 17 Apr 1719, Suffield, CT; m. Elinor Rice.

   18‑3      Mary Rowe, b. 25 Mar 1721, Suffield, CT; m. Gardner Gillett.

       4       Ebenezer Rowe, b. 10 Mar 1722/23, Suffield, CT; d. 3 Feb 1732/33, Suffield, CT.

   19‑5      Peter Rowe, b. 30 Jul 1727; m. Elizabeth Lee.

       6       Abigail Rowe.

   20‑7      Abijiah Rowe, b. 14 May 1732; m. Deborah Foward.

 

                Widow Mary married Daniel Day of Simsbury, CT. Aug 1741.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 178

 

 

9              Sarah Rowe       

 

                b. 17 Jul 1696, Suffield, CT; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 28 May 1719, Suffield, CT, Samuel Hathaway; son of Abraham Hathaway & Rebecca Wilbore; b. 1690, Taunton, MA; d. 14 Apr 1765, Suffield, CT, ae. 75 yrs.

                Children:

       1       Samuel Hathaway, b. 15 Mar 1719/20, Suffield, CT.

       2       Joel Hathaway, b. 2 Nov 1721, Suffield, CT; m. Joanna Adams.

       3       Ebenezer Hathaway, b. 7 Oct 1723, Suffield, CT; m. Parnell King.

       4       Lucy Hathaway, b. 24 Aug 1725, Suffield, CT; m. William King.

       5       Seth Hathaway, b. 5 Nov 1727, Suffield, CT.

       6       John Hathaway, b. 15 Apr 1733, Suffield, CT; m. Lucy Thrall.

       7       Isaiah Hathaway, b. 23 Mar 1734, Suffield, CT.

       8       Asahel Hathaway, b. 9 Dec 1739, Suffield, CT; m. Anna Dwight.

 

                Reference Documents: 143

 

 

10            Elizabeth Rowe       

 

                b. 4 Mar 1698/99, Suffield, CT; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 5 Jan 1726/27, Suffield, CT, Abner Kent; son of John Kent & Abigail Dudley; b. 7 Jun 1701, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Seth Kent, b. 6 Sep 1727, Suffield, CT.

 

                Abner Kent & Elizabeth Rowe m. int. 3 Dec 1726.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12

 

 

11            Mary Rowe       

 

                b. 7 May 1701, Suffield, CT; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 15 Jul 1724, Suffield, CT, John Clemens.

                Children:

       1       John Clemens, b. 26 Sep 1724, Suffield, CT.

       2       Sabina Clemens, b. 6 Nov 1726, Suffield, CT; d. 6 Dec 1727, Suffield, CT.

       3       Mary Clemens, b. 29 Aug 1728, Suffield, CT; d. 16 Feb 1731/32, Suffield, CT.

       4       Joel Clemens, b. 4 Nov 1730, Suffield, CT.

       5       Mary Clemens, b. 27 Oct 1733, Suffield, CT; d. 14 Feb 1739/40, Suffield, CT.

       6       Sabrina Clemens, b. 8 Apr 1737, Suffield, CT; d. 19 Jun 1737, Suffield, CT.

       7       Desire Clemens, b. 28 Apr 1738, Suffield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 12

 

 

12            John Rowe       

 

                b. 4 Feb 1703/04, Suffield, CT; d. 23 Sep 1795, Suffield, CT, ae. 92 yrs.; son of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. (1) 15 Jun 1727, Suffield, CT, Joanna Burbank; dau. of John Burbank & Mary Granger; b. 19 Aug 1705, Suffield, CT; d. 17 Jun 1757, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

   21‑1      John Rowe, b. 3 Jul 1728, Suffield, CT; m. Mehitable Taylor.

       2       Moses Rowe, b. 11 Jan 1730/31, Suffield, CT; d. young.

   22‑3      Moses Rowe, b. 18 Jun 1733, Suffield, CT; m. Huldah Norton.

       4       Abel Rowe, b. 5 Aug 1735, Suffield, CT; d. young.

       5       Abel Rowe, b. 11 Nov 1738, Suffield, CT.

   23‑6      Dan Rowe, b. 8 Sep 1741, Suffield, CT; m. Ruth Granger.

   24‑7      Daniel Rowe, bp. 4 Nov 1744, Suffield, CT; m. Lucretia Austin.

 

                m. (2) 13 May 1758, Suffield, CT, Lydia Hanchett; dau. of John Hanchett & Lydia Hayward; b. 14 Sep 1714, Suffield, CT.

 

                Married widow Lydia Remington as second wife.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 9, 12, 223

 

 

13            Mercy Rowe       

 

                b. 19 Jul 1706, Suffield, CT; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 2 Nov 1737, Suffield, CT, Jerusha Taylor; son of Thomas Taylor & Hannah Granger; b. 26 Jun 1697, Suffield, CT.

 

 

14            Thomas Rowe       

 

                b. 28 Jul 1708, Suffield, CT; son of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 26 Dec 1728, Suffield, CT, Elizabeth Purchase; dau. of Thomas Purchase & Dorothy Gray; b. Enfield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Seth Rowe, b. 17 Apr 1729, Suffield, CT.

       2       Elisha Rowe, b. 5 Apr 1731, Suffield, CT.

       3       Zebulon Rowe, b. 19 Mar 1732/33, Suffield, CT.

       4       Elizabeth Rowe, b. 18 Mar 1734/35, Suffield, CT.

       5       Sarah Rowe, b. 13 Apr 1738, Suffield, CT.

       6       Peter Rowe, b. 4 Jul 1741, Suffield, CT; d. Apr 1742, Suffield, CT.

       7       Thomas Rowe, b. Nov 1736, Suffield, CT; d. young.

       8       Dorothy Rowe, b. Jan 1741/42, Suffield, CT; d. 1742, Suffield, CT.

       9       Thomas Rowe, b. 25 Feb 1743/44, Suffield, CT.

                 Twins

       10     Elizabeth Rowe, b. 25 Feb 1743/44, Suffield, CT.

       11     Marcy Rowe, b. 5 Nov 1747, Saybrook, CT.

       12     Lucy Rowe, b. 1 Nov 1748, Saybrook, CT.

                 Twins

       13     Hannah Rowe, b. 1 Nov 1748, Saybrook, CT.

 

                Marriage intention Enfield Thomas Roe, of Suffield, & Elizabeth Purchus of this town 31 Nov 1728.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 26, 178

 

 

15            Hannah Rowe       

 

                b. 28 Jul 1711, Suffield, CT; dau. of Peter Rowe & Sarah Remington; m. 18 Sep 1731, Suffield, CT, Ephraim Fletcher.

 

                Ephraim Fletcher was of Westfield, MA at the time of their marriage.

 

                Reference Documents: 8

 

 

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

 

 

16            Samuel Rowe       

 

                b. 6 Sep 1717, Suffield, CT; d. 11 Jan 1793, near Millerton, NY; son of Samuel Rowe & Mary Hall; m. 15 Apr 1741, Suffield, CT, Anne Barlow; dau. of James Barlow & Mary Harmon; b. 19 Jun 1723, Suffield, CT; d. 7 Mar 1800, near Millerton, NY.

                Children:

       1       Samuel Rowe, b. 3 Feb 1742, Suffield, CT.

       2       Ebenezer Rowe, b. 1 Dec 1743, Suffield, CT; d. young.

       3       Phinehas Rowe, b. 6 Sep 1745, Suffield, CT.

       4       Ithamer Rowe, b. 8 Sep 1746, Suffield, CT; d. young.

       5       Elijah Rowe, b. 23 Sep 1747, Suffield, CT.

       6       Silas Rowe, b. 12 Nov 1749, Suffield, CT.

   25‑7      Anne Rowe, b. 22 Nov 1751, Suffield, CT; m. Amos Root.

       8       Ebenezer Rowe, b. 20 Mar 1754, Suffield, CT.

       9       James Barlow Rowe, b. 19 Sep 1758, Suffield, CT.

 

                Samuel Rowe & Anne Barlow m. int. 6 Mar 1740.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 178, 223

 

 

17            Joseph Rowe       

 

                b. 17 Apr 1719, Suffield, CT; d. 1762, Cuba; son of Samuel Rowe & Mary Hall; m. 18 Feb 1747/48, Simsbury, CT, Elinor Rice; dau. of William Rice & Mary Hayes; b. Simsbury, CT.

                Children:

       1       Seth Roe, b. 10 Feb 1750, Simsbury, CT.

       2       Eleanor Roe, b. 6 Dec 1751, Simsbury, CT; d. young.

   26‑3      Mary Roe, b. 20 Sep 1753, Simsbury, CT; m. Sylvanus Sykes.

       4       Eleanor Roe, b. 14 Apr 1755, Simsbury, CT.

       5       Lucy Roe, b. 24 Mar 1757, Simsbury, CT.

       6       Daniel Roe, b. 19 May 1759, Simsbury, CT.

       7       Chloe Roe, b. 18 Nov 1761, Simsbury, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 178, 223

 

 

18            Mary Rowe       

 

                b. 25 Mar 1721, Suffield, CT; dau. of Samuel Rowe & Mary Hall; m. 27 Jan 1740/41, Suffield, CT, Gardner Gillett; son of Samuel Gillet & Rebecca Bancroft; b. 23 Jun 1715, Suffield, CT; d. Dutchess co., NY.

                Children:

       1       Gardner Gillett, b. 5 Feb 1741/42, Suffield, CT; d. 5 Nov 1742, Suffield, CT.

       2       Mary Gillett, b. 4 Mar 1744, Suffield, CT.

       3       Rosanna Gillett, b. 19 Jul 1746, Suffield, CT.

 

                Gardner Gillett & Mary Rowe m. int. 6 Dec 1740.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 130

 

 

19            Peter Rowe       

 

                b. 30 Jul 1727; son of Samuel Rowe & Mary Hall; m. 23 Aug 1749, Granby, CT, Elizabeth Lee.

 

 

20            Abijiah Rowe       

 

                b. 14 May 1732; dau. of Samuel Rowe & Mary Hall; m. 3 Mar 1756, Simsbury, CT, Deborah Foward.

 

 

21            John Rowe       

 

                b. 3 Jul 1728, Suffield, CT; d. 24 Oct 1812, Sunderland, MA; son of John Rowe & Joanna Burbank; m. int. 14 Dec 1749, Suffield, CT, Mehitable Taylor; d. 12 Nov 1804, Sunderland, MA.

                Children:

       1       Joanna Rowe, b. 20 Sep 1750, Suffield, CT.

       2       Eunice Rowe, b. 29 Feb 1752, Suffield, CT.

       3       Ann Rowe, b. Granby, CT.

       4       Lois Rowe, b. 24 Jul 1756, Granby, CT.

       5       Elijah Rowe, b. 7 Nov 1758, Granby, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 223

 

 

22            Moses Rowe       

 

                b. 18 Jun 1733, Suffield, CT; d. 5 Oct 1799, Suffield, CT; son of John Rowe & Joanna Burbank; m. Mar 1756, Suffield, CT, Huldah Norton; dau. of John Norton & Rebecca Sheldon; b. 4 Oct 1736, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

   27‑1      Moses Rowe, b. 30 Jun 1757, Suffield, CT; m. Anne Barker.

   28‑2      Lucy Rowe, b. 31 Jul 1759, Suffield, CT; m. John Smith.

       3       Gaius Rowe, b. 16 Oct 1761, Suffield, CT.

       4       Huldah Rowe, b. 17 Jan 1764, Suffield, CT.

       5       Asahel Rowe, b. 21 Aug 1765, Suffield, CT.

       6       Orinda Rowe, bp. 6 Jan 1771, Suffield, CT.

       7       Chole Rowe, b. 18 Oct 1772, Suffield, CT.

       8       Rufus Rowe, b. 28 Jul 1776, Suffield, CT.

       9       Joanna Rowe, b. 8 Nov 1778, Suffield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 12, 223

 

 

23            Dan Rowe       

 

                b. 8 Sep 1741, Suffield, CT; d. ca. 1796; son of John Rowe & Joanna Burbank; m. 28 Oct 1767, Suffield, CT, Ruth Granger; dau. of Robert Granger & Anna Seymour; b. 11 Feb 1748, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       Dan Rowe, b. 20 Nov 1769, Suffield, CT; d. 19 May 1773, Suffield, CT.

       2       Ebenezer Rowe, b. ca. 1770.

       3       Asa Rowe, b. ca. 1772.

       4       Abel Rowe, b. ca. 1777.

       5       Frederick Rowe, b. 1779.

       6       Hippocrates Rowe, b. ca. 1781.

       7       Robert G. Rowe.

 

                Reference Documents: 114, 129, 223

 

 

24            Daniel Rowe       

 

                bp. 4 Nov 1744, Suffield, CT; d. 21 Apr 1839, Montague, MA; son of John Rowe & Joanna Burbank; m. 23 Jan 1770, Suffield, CT, Lucretia Austin; dau. of Daniel Austin & Abigail Phelps; b. 17 Jan 1750/51, Suffield, CT; d. 25 Apr 1832, Montague, MA.

                Children:

       1       Lydia Rowe, b. 15 Jan 1771, Suffield, CT.

       2       Daniel Rowe, b. 7 Feb 1773, Suffield, CT.

       3       Abel Rowe, b. 8 Apr 1774, Litchfield, CT.

       4       Salena Rowe, b. 18 Sep 1776, Litchfield, CT.

       5       Clarissa Rowe, b. 3 Sep 1778, Litchfield, CT.

       6       Julius Rowe, b. 26 Jan 1780, Litchfield, CT.

       7       Daniel Rowe, b. 10 Dec 1782, Litchfield, CT.

       8       Clarissa Rowe, b. 10 May 1784, Litchfield, CT.

       9       Polly Rowe, b. 3 Oct 1786, Litchfield, CT.

       10     Lucetia Rowe, b. 10 Aug 1788, Litchfield, CT.

       11     Gerriet Rowe, b. 3 Sep 1791, Litchfield, CT.

 

                Daniel Rowe was involved in Suffield & Litchfield Iron Works.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 9, 18, 223