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John Haynes
Birth: May 1, 1594
Death: Mar. 1, 1654
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Colonial Governor. Born in Essex, England, he came to America in 1633. Elected to the General Court (legislature) of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1634, he was chosen its Governor the following year. After relocating to Hartford, Haynes was elected as the first Governor of Connecticut on April 11, 1639. He served in that capacity or as Deputy Governor almost continuously until his death. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Mabel Harlakenden Eaton (1601 - 1655)*
  Mary Thornton Haynes*
 
 Children:
  John Richard Haines (1614 - 1671)*
  John Haynes (1617 - ____)*
  Robert Haynes (1618 - 1659)*
  Mary Haynes (1619 - ____)*
  Hezekiah Haynes (1621 - ____)*
  Ann Haynes Eldred (1622 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Haynes Cooke (1624 - ____)*
  Ruth Haynes Wyllys (1631 - 1688)*
  Ruth Haynes Willis (1636 - ____)*
  John Haynes (1638 - ____)*
  Roger Haynes (1640 - ____)*
  Joseph Haynes (1641 - 1679)*
  Mabel Haynes Russell (1645 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ancient Burying Ground
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Jul 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15029454
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Proud of my 10th Great Grandfather-may you RIP
- Karen
 Added: Dec. 5, 2014
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 Added: Aug. 5, 2014
Just found another relative through the dedication of other researchers. Thank you for an informative memorial. blessings,
- Becky
 Added: Mar. 18, 2014
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