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Vincent Meigs, Sr
Birth: 1583
Dorchester
West Dorset District
Dorset, England
Death: Dec. 1, 1658
Madison
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

Surname vaiously spelled "Meigs" and "Meggs."

Father of Vincent Meigs Jr., John Meigs, and Mark Meigs.

He first appears in Weymouth, Norfolk, MA in 1637. He moved to Rehoboth, Bristol, MA, then New Haven, New Haven, CT, and finally Hammnassett (now known as "Madison"), New Haven, CT.

According to local traditon, Vincent Meigs's grave was the very first at Hammonassett Cemetery, although sadly the gravestone and its exact location is now missing.

Requiescat in pace. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Anne Churchill Meigs (1587 - 1634)*
 
 Children:
  John Meigs (1612 - 1672)*
  Jane Meigs Wright (1617 - 1684)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Meigs, Henry B. "Record of the Descendants of Vincent Meigs, Who Came from Dorsetshire, England to America About 1635." Baltimore, MD: John S. Bridges & Co., 1901.
 
Burial:
Hammonasset Cemetery
Madison
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: DOUGLAS JOHN SHACKLEY
Originally Created by: wildgoose
Record added: Dec 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82674644
 

10th Great-Grandfather
- SiS
 Added: Jul. 3, 2016

- Deborah Barber
 Added: Jun. 30, 2016
In memory of the husband of my 9th great-aunt.
- Mookie
 Added: Jun. 5, 2016
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