Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Lockwoods in:
 • Wethersfield Village Cemetery
 • Wethersfield
 • Hartford County
 • Connecticut
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
James Lockwood
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 20, 1714
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1772
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

To the Memory of the Rev'd James LOCKWOOD. Late pastor of the first Church of Christ in Wethersfield. Who in the 34th Year of his Ministry, and the 58th of his Age, on the 20th of July, 1772, Entered into the Joy of his Lord. As a tutor and afterwards one of ye Corporation of Yale College, highly venerated and Esteemed. As a Minister of the Gospel, one whose praise is in the Churches. Sollicited to precide over two of the principal Academies In America, The Colleges at New Haven & Princeton, His Affection for the People of his Charge did not Permit His acceptance of either of those honorable Satations. But having respect to the Recompence of Reward, finished the pious Course he early began in the Gospel Ministry, And here resteth from his Labours Through life exerted. The bold to curb and the Licentious awe, And turn the Tide of Souls another Way.

Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT, Cemetery Inscriptions I - P
Extracted from Wethersfield Inscriptions,
A Complete Record of the Inscriptions of the Five Burial Places in the Ancient Town of Wethersfield
Edward Sweetser TILLOTSON, 1899
Inscriptions from the main cemetery in Wethersfield, located near the center of the village on a hill.
Family links: 
  James Lockwood (1683 - 1769)
  Lydia Smith Lockwood (1683 - 1761)
  Mary Dickenson Lockwood (1721 - 1794)
  William Lockwood (____ - 1752)*
  Hannah Lockwood Rogers (1713 - 1794)*
  James Lockwood (1714 - 1772)
  Lydia Lockwood Keeler (1717 - 1766)*
  Job Lockwood (1718 - 1761)*
  John Lockwood (1720 - 1806)*
*Calculated relationship
Wethersfield Village Cemetery
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Created by: Sue LaBrie
Record added: May 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89895224
James Lockwood
Added by: Sara
James Lockwood
Added by: Sara
James Lockwood
Added by: BluMoKitty
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Kathy Stroope Veasey
 Added: Mar. 9, 2016

 Added: Aug. 21, 2013

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service