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Leonard, Joseph

Male 1644 - 1716


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  • Name  Leonard, Joseph  
    Born  20 May 1644  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  9 Aug 1716  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • BIRTH: Springfield Vital Records, 1:4 (FHL #185414).
      MAR #1: "Births, Marriages, and Deaths [Hampshire] County Court," entries for Hatfield, p. 105 (FHL #760648).
      MAR #2: Springfield Vital Records, 1:16.
      MAR #3: Ibid, 1:17. Wife is called "widow An Newbery," apparently the widow of Thomas Newberry of Windsor, Conn. Thomas Newberry and Ann Ford were married at Windsor, 12 Mar 1676/1677 ("Windsor Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1637-1850," Barbour Collection [typescript, 1929; Conn. State Library, Hartford], 101 [FHL #002983]). Also see Donald Lines Jacobus and Edgar Fransis Waterman, HALE, HOUSE AND RELATED FAMILIES (Hartford, 1952), 682 (FHL #929.273 H135j).
      MAR #4: Springfield Vital Records, 1:18.
      MAR #5: No mar rec found. She is called "Margaret Leonard the wife [of] Joseph Leonard, Senr," on her death rec, 1 Dec 1711 (Springfield Vital Records, 1:99). Jacobus identified her as the widow of John Thompson of Middletown, Conn. and says they were married in 1695 (Jacobus, HALE, HOUSE, 682).
      MAR #6: No mar rec found. The estate recs of Joseph Leonard, below, identify his widow Sarah. Joseph was married to Sarah as early as 18 Mar 1715 when she consented to a deed to Joseph's grandson, Samuel Leonard (Hampshire Co. Deeds [Springfield Reg], C:107 [FHL #844487]). She was apparently the widow of Joseph Crane who died at Wethersfield, the widow Sarah "Leonard" delivering an acct of her adm on 7 Jun 1714. She reportedly left the Connecticut Colony by 8 Jun 1714 when Joseph Kilbourn was granted adm of the estate in the Hartford District Probate Court. See abstract in Charles W. Manwaring, ed, DIGEST OF THE EARLY CONNECTICUT PROBATE RECORDS, 3 vols. (Hartford, 1904-1906), 2:51-21 (FHL #974.6 P2m). Joseph Crane and Sarah, dau of John Kilbourn, were married at Wethersfield, 12 Dec 1684 ("Wethersfield Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1634-1868," Barbour Collection [typescript, 1927; Conn. State Library, Hartford], 174 [FHL #002982]). Also see Jacobus, HALE, HOUSE, 682.
      DEATH: Springfield Vital Records, 1:102. "By a carts overturning upon him." Also see the inv of estate of Joseph Leonard of Springfield, n.d.; settlement, 4 Apr 1719, which identifies the widow and surviving children from marriages 1, 2, & 4 (Hampshire Co. Probate, 4:14-15 [FHL #879184]).

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    Person ID  I4481  Our Generations Ancestors
    Last Modified  11 Oct 2004 

    Father  Leonard, John,   b. Abt 1614, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. (inv) 28 Mar 1676, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Heald, Sarah,   b. Abt 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1711, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Nov 1640  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1873  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Fellows, Mary,   c. 9 Feb 1650/1651, Hartford,Hartford,CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1680/1681, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Mar 1671  Hatfield,Hampshire,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leonard, Mary,   b. Feb 1674/1675, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1676, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Leonard, Samuel,   b. 16 May 1677, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1713, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Leonard, John,   b. 12 Sep 1679, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1679, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Leonard, Joseph,   b. 1 Jan 1680/1681, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1737, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1863  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Lyman, Elizabeth,   d. 6 Jul 1689, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Mar 1683  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leonard, Mercy,   b. 6 Nov 1683, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1683, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Leonard, Eliezer,   b. 15 Mar 1684/1685, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1688, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Leonard, Mehitable,   b. 1 Sep 1686, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1689, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Leonard, Elizabeth,   b. 14 Jun 1689, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1868  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Ford, Ann,   b. Abt 1654, Windsor,Hartford,CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1690/1691, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Jan 1689/1690  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1869  Group Sheet

    Family 4  Dumbleton, Rebecca,   d. 16 Feb 1693/1694, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  2 Mar 1692/1693  Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leonard, Ebenezer,   b. 10 Jan 1693/1694, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1769, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1870  Group Sheet

    Family 5  Margaret,   d. 1 Dec 1711, Springfield,Hampden,MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1695 
    Family ID  F1871  Group Sheet

    Family 6  Kilbourn, Sarah 
    Married  Abt 1714 
    Family ID  F1872  Group Sheet