Richard Booth

Richard Booth

Cheshire, England
Death 1688 (aged 80–81)
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 6913368 · View Source
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He was probably born in Great Budworth, Cheshire, England on March 5, 1606-1607 to Edward Booth, Jr. and Marsia (surname unknown). He went to Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut in 1640 and became one of the earliest settlers. He married Elizabeth Hawley September 10, 1640 and they had eight children including Bethiah Booth who married Joseph (Ensign) Curtis, Sr. The records of Stratford, Connecticut say that he was descended from Charlemagne, Holy Roman Ruler of much of western Europe in the year 800 A. D. Richard Booth prospered in Stratford and has left thousands of descendants in this country.

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  • Maintained by: Susan Moors
  • Originally Created by: Barbara Doxey
  • Added: 8 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6913368
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Booth (5 Mar 1607–1688), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6913368, citing Old Congregational Burying Ground, Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Susan Moors (contributor 47987781) .