|Birth: ||1598, England|
|Death: ||Jan., 1669|
Born about 1598 (aged 37 in 1635; aged 68 in May 1666). Carpenter who came to Massachusetts Bay in 1635 on the "Christian." Fiest settled in Windsor CT; moved to Stratford by 1651, & Fairfield by 1653. Died before 14 January 1669/70 (date of presentation of inventory).
MARRIAGES: (1) On 15 May 1651 the "Governor, Mr. Cullick and Mr. Clarke are desired to go down to Stratford to keep Court upon the trial of Goody Bassett for her life, and if the Governor cannot go, then Mr. Wells is to go in his room."
(2) After July 1656 Joanna (_____) Beardsley, widow of Thomas Beardsley of Fairfield (when the 5 July 1656 inventory of Thomas Beardsley was brought to court, his widow acknowledged it, and, although the record book was damaged by fire, "Johanna Be---" can still be read.
1st wife Bassett
Joanna Beardsley Bassett
Plot: Founders Monument
Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: May 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36796777
Added: Jul. 1, 2009