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Roger Wolcott
Birth: Jan. 4, 1679
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 17, 1767
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Colonial Governor. He was the Royal Governor of Connecticut from 1750 to 1754. (bio by: Marsha Redden) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Simon Wolcott (1625 - 1687)
  Martha Pitkin Wolcott (1639 - 1719)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Drake Wolcott (1686 - 1748)
 
 Children:
  Roger Wolcott (1704 - 1759)*
  Elizabeth Wolcott Newberry (1706 - 1775)*
  Alexander Wolcott (1712 - 1795)*
  Josiah Wolcott (1718 - 1802)*
  Erastus Wolcott (1722 - 1793)*
  Ursula Wolcott Griswold (1724 - 1788)*
  Oliver Wolcott (1726 - 1797)*
  Marian Wolcott Williams (1730 - 1798)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Wolcott Cooley (1662 - 1706)*
  Martha Wolcott Allyn (1664 - 1687)*
  Simon Wolcott (1666 - 1732)*
  Joanna Wolcott Colton (1668 - 1755)*
  Henry Wolcott (1670 - 1746)*
  Christopher Wolcott (1672 - 1693)*
  Mary Wolcott (1674 - 1676)*
  William Wolcott (1676 - 1749)*
  Roger Wolcott (1679 - 1767)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here lyeth the body of the Hon. Roger Wolcott, who for several years was the Governor of the Colony of Connecticut and died May 17 Anno Aetatis 89 salutis 1767. Earth's highest station ends in her he lies. An dust to dust concludes her noblest song.
 
Burial:
Palisado Cemetery
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Marsha Redden
Record added: Dec 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10173164
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Rest in peace, you are not forgotten
- Gone But Not Forgotten
 Added: May. 10, 2014
Well done Governor .
- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Feb. 13, 2014

- smg
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013
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