|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1691|
Richard Butler married (2) by 1641, Elizabeth _____, who died at Hartford 11 September 1691 (inventory). There is no documentary proof of her maiden name.
They had five children: Samuel, Nathaniel, Joseph, Daniel, Elizabeth Olmsted, & Hannah Green.
Source: Anderson's Great Migration Study Project.
According to Sandy Butler, Church records show Date of birth 1614. She has Elizabeth traced back to Ollerton Hall, Cheshire, England.
Find A Grave contributor hgirdley adds her maiden name of Elizabeth Bigelow [per Sons of the American Revolution membership applications] born in 1614.
Find A Grave contributor Mary Gilmore adds:
Richard Butler - was born about 1615 and died on 6 Aug 1684 in Hartford, CT . He was the son of Steven Butler Richard married Elizabeth Bigelow. Elizabeth was born about 1606. She was the daughter of Randall Bigelow and Mrs. Jane Baguley. She died on 11 Sep 1691 in Hartford, CT . Elizabeth - was the second wife of Richard Butler. Richard - came from Braintree, Essex Co., England in 1633 to Cambridge, MA; 1636 to Hartford, CT; name is on founder's monument in Hartford,CT; made freeman 14 May 1634; in 1635 owned 2 acres at NE corner of Main & Dana Sts. in Cambridge, MA; in 1639 moved to Hartford, CT and became an original proprietor - house lot on corner of road to south meadow and road to the mill; in 1659-60, juror, deacon of First Church and deputy to General Court; made will in 1677 naming wife and 8 children; estate totalled 564 15 00 (pounds)
Richard Butler (1610 - 1684)*
Joseph Butler (1648 - 1732)*
Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: Apr 17, 2009
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