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Edward GRANNIS was born abt. 1630 in England. Edward GRANNIS was the child of ? and ?
Edward was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1649.
Marriage(s) and Child(ren):
He married Elizabeth ANDREWS 3 May 1655 in Hartford, New Haven Colony . Elizabeth ANDREWS was born abt. 1633 in Connecticut, USA. She died 21 March 1656 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. She was the daughter of William ANDREWS and Abigail GRAVES.
He married (2) Hannah WAKEFIELD abt. 1662 in Hartford, New Haven Colony . The couple had (at least) 7 children. Hannah WAKEFIELD was born 29 December 1644 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. She died abt. 1711 in North Haven, Connecticut, USA. She was the daughter of John WAKEFIELD and Anne LITTLEFIELD.
Edward GRANNIS died 10 December 1719 in New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut.
Details of the family tree of Edward appear below.
Page 74 Title One Life at a Time: A New World Family Narrative, 1630-1960 Authors R. Thomas Collins, Joseph S. Wood Edition illustrated Publisher RavensYard Publishing, Ltd., 1999 ISBN 0966788303, 9780966788303 Length 264 pages NOTE: MUCH MORE IN THIS BOOK ABOUT THIS FAMILY
- New Haven, Connecticut - 1649
'Edward Grannis... first appears in colonial records in New Haven when, on October 2, 1649, the New Haven General Court fined him '18 d. for want of Worme, Scourer and Flints.' At the time, all residents were required to bear arms and provide themselves with 'a good serviceable gun and four of five good flints fitted for every firelock piece, all in good order and ready for any sudden occasion, service or view.' Edward Grannis, at about 20 years ...Read MORE...
- New Haven, Connecticut - 1652
'Grannis' name appears again in March 1, 1652, when, as an employee of miller John Wakefield, he was witness in a case against Thomas Langden, who was accused of beating and threatening to kill his wife, and of killing and eating three hogs owned by Rev. Peter Prudden.'
One Life at a Time: A New World Family Narrative, 1630-1960
By R. Thomas Collins, Joseph S. Wood
Contributor Joseph S. Wood
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- 1655 Marriage / Partner
Edward GRANNIS and Elizabeth ANDREWS 3 May 1655, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
- 1656 Death of Spouse/Partner
Elizabeth ANDREWS died 21 March 1656, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
- 1671 Birth of Child
Sarah GRANNIS was born 20 October 1671, Hadley, Massachusetts, USA
- 1674 Birth of Child
John GRANNIS was born 5 December 1674, Hadley, Massachusetts, USA
- 1676 Birth of Child
Joseph GRANNIS was born 12 March 1676, Watertown, Connecticut, USA
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