Suffield Historical Society

Family history of Richard Woolworth

 

 

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

 

 

1              Richard Woolworth       

 

                b. ca. 1648, prob. England; d. 21 Dec 1696, Suffield, CT; m. 24 Dec 1678, Newbury, MA, Hannah Huggins; dau. of John Huggins & Bridget Green; b. 15 Mar 1659, Hampton, NH; d. 30 Jul 1691, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

       1       daughter, b. 10 Feb 1680, Newbury, MA; d. young.

    2‑2       Hannah Woolworth, b. 10 Feb 1681, Newbury, MA; m. John Gleason.

       3       Mary Woolworth, b. 22 Feb 1683, Newbury, MA; d. young.

       4       Elizabeth Woolworth, b. 29 Sep 1685, Suffield, CT; d. 30 Nov 1685, Suffield, CT.

    3‑5       Richard Woolworth, b. 6 Dec 1687, Suffield, CT; m. Elizabeth Hall.

       6       Abbie Woolworth, b. 26 Jul 1691, Suffield, CT; d. 19 Oct 1694, Suffield, CT.

 

                The family removed to Suffield, CT. in 1685.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 165, 177

 

 

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

 

 

2              Hannah Woolworth       

 

                b. 10 Feb 1681, Newbury, MA; dau. of Richard Woolworth & Hannah Huggins; m. 15 Feb 1704/05, Suffield, CT, John Gleason; son of William Gleason & Abiah Bartlett; b. 1682/83, Cambridge, MA; d. 23 Aug 1717, Enfield, CT.

                Children:

       1       John Gleason, b. 13 Jun 1706, Enfield, CT; m. Sarah Robens.

       2       Hannah Gleason, b. 23 Feb 1707/08, Enfield, CT; d. 21 Dec 1728, Enfield, CT.

       3       Mary Gleason, b. 10 Oct 1709, Enfield, CT; m. Samuel Vining.

       4       Elizabeth Gleason, b. 24 May 1713, Enfield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 26

 

 

3              Richard Woolworth       

 

                b. 6 Dec 1687, Suffield, CT; d. 29 Oct 1732, Suffield, CT; son of Richard Woolworth & Hannah Huggins; m. 15 Sep 1714, Suffield, CT, Elizabeth Hall; dau. of Samuel Hall & Elizabeth Bourne; b. 20 Mar 1687, Taunton, MA; d. 1760, Suffield, CT.

                Children:

    4‑1       Elizabeth Woolworth, b. 9 Aug 1715, Suffield, CT; m. John Halladay.

    5‑2       Richard Woolworth, b. 1 Mar 1716/17, Suffield, CT; m. Naomi Wright.

       3       Azariah Woolworth, b. 9 Oct 1718, Suffield, CT; d. 1748.

    6‑4       Hannah Woolworth, b. 13 Sep 1720, Suffield, CT; m. Thomas Dibble.

    7‑5       Timothy Woolworth, b. 17 May 1722, Suffield, CT; m. Mercy Old.

       6       Ebenezer Woolworth, b. 17 Mar 1723/24, Suffield, CT; d. 27 Dec 1725, Suffield, CT.

    8‑7       Reuben Woolworth, b. 30 Dec 1725, Suffield, CT; m. Abigail Winchell.

    9‑8       Mary Woolworth, b. 31 Oct 1727, Suffield, CT; m. nfn Duncan.

   10‑9      Dinah Woolworth, b. 1 Jul 1729, Suffield, CT; m. Isaac Reed.

 

                Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall m. int. 31 Jul 1714.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 165

 

 

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

 

 

4              Elizabeth Woolworth       

 

                b. 9 Aug 1715, Suffield, CT; dau. of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. 8 Feb 1738, Suffield, CT, John Halladay; son of Samuel Halladay & Mary Lewis; b. 29 Nov 1710, Suffield, CT.

 

                John Halladay & Elizabeth Woolworth m. int 28 Oct 1738.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 165

 

 

5              Richard Woolworth       

 

                b. 1 Mar 1716/17, Suffield, CT; son of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. Naomi Wright.

 

                They lived in Longmeadow, MA.

 

                Reference Documents: 8

 

 

6              Hannah Woolworth       

 

                b. 13 Sep 1720, Suffield, CT; dau. of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. 22 Dec 1743, Suffield, CT, Thomas Dibble; son of Abraham Dibble & Hannah Hosford; b. 12 Jul 1718, Windsor, CT.

 

                Thomas Dibble of Windsor & Hannah Woolworth of Suffield m. int. 26 Nov 1743.

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 12, 95, 165

 

 

7              Timothy Woolworth       

 

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

                Children:

       1       Josiah Woolworth, b. 18 Sep 1748, Suffield, CT.

                 Twins

   11‑2      Elijah Woolworth, b. 18 Sep 1748, Suffield, CT; m. Mehitable Sikes.

       3       Ebenezer Woolworth, b. 18 Dec 1749, Suffield, CT.

       4       Justus Woolworth, b. 5 Jul 1751, Suffield, CT; d. 25 Oct 1776, Suffield, CT.

       5       Reuben Woolworth, b. 28 Feb 1753, Suffield, CT.

       6       Phinehas Woolworth, b. 31 Oct 1754, Suffield, CT.

       7       Mercy Woolworth, b. 9 Mar 1756, Suffield, CT.

       8       Levi Woolworth, b. 9 Jun 1757, Suffield, CT.

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

       10     Seth Woolworth, b. 18 Feb 1760, Suffield, CT.

       11     Timothy Woolworth, b. 6 Apr 1763, Suffield, CT.

       12     Silvanus Woolworth, b. 11 Jul 1764, Suffield, CT.

       13     Zadock Woolworth, b. 9 Feb 1766, Suffield, CT.

       14     Alexander Woolworth, b. 23 Aug 1768, Suffield, CT.

 

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

 

                Reference Documents: 8, 165

 

 

8              Reuben Woolworth       

 

                b. 30 Dec 1725, Suffield, CT; son of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. Abigail Winchell.

                Children:

       1       Abigail Woolworth, b. 29 Jul 1754, Suffield, CT.

       2       Flavia Woolworth, b. 11 Nov 1755, Suffield, CT.

       3       Ruth Woolworth, b. 18 Apr 1757, Suffield, CT.

       4       Eli Woolworth, b. 4 Nov 1761, Suffield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 8

 

 

9              Mary Woolworth       

 

                b. 31 Oct 1727, Suffield, CT; dau. of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. nfn Duncan.

 

 

10            Dinah Woolworth       

 

                b. 1 Jul 1729, Suffield, CT; dau. of Richard Woolworth & Elizabeth Hall; m. 7 Dec 1749, Suffield, CT, Isaac Reed.

                Children:

       1       Isaac Reed, b. 15 Aug 1750, Suffield, CT.

       2       Jusiah Reed, b. 10 Jun 1752, Suffield, CT.

       3       Frederick Reed, b. 5 Dec 1754, Suffield, CT.

       4       Dinah Reed, b. 30 Mar 1757, Suffield, CT.

       5       Vully Reed, b. 27 Mar 1760, Suffield, CT.

 

                Reference Documents: 12