Tilley Pearsall Genealogy Database

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John Richardson

M, #2176
Last Edited22 December 2016

John Mead

M, #2177, b. about 1657, d. 12 May 1693

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Family: Ruth Hardy (b. about 1633, d. before 20 November 1727)

SonJohn Mead+ (b. 7 October 1682, d. 1759)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1657John Mead was born about 1657.1
Marriage27 October 1681He and Ruth Hardy were married on 27 October 1681 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Death12 May 1693He died on 12 May 1693 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Ruth Hardy

F, #2178, b. about 1633, d. before 20 November 1727

Family 1: Joseph Finch (b. about 1633, d. 1714)

DaughterMartha Finch+ (b. about 1659, d. after 1713)

Family 2: John Mead (b. about 1657, d. 12 May 1693)

SonJohn Mead+ (b. 7 October 1682, d. 1759)

Biography

Birthabout 1633Ruth Hardy was born about 1633.1
Marriage27 October 1681John Mead and she were married on 27 October 1681 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,2
Marriageabout 1697Joseph Finch and she were married about 1697 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, This was the second marriage for both parties. Ruth was the widow of John Mead, Jr.1
Deathbefore 20 November 1727She died before 20 November 17272
Last Edited21 January 2018

Citations

  1. [S127] USGenWeb Fairfield County Early Settlers of Stamford, CT Families 1641-1935, online http://www.ctgenweb.org/county/cofairfield/pages/stamford/settlers_page.htm
  2. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Hannah Mead

F, #2179, b. about 1659

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Family: John Scofield

SonSamuel Scofield+ (b. 10 July 1678)

Biography

ChildParent1
Birthabout 1659Hannah Mead was born about 1659.1
Marriage12 July 1677John Scofield and she were married on 12 July 1677 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, John and Hannah had seven children.

Samuel (married Eunice Buxton as her first wife)
Sgt. John Scofield (married 1 Mary Holly, 2 Mary (Holmes) Mead
Ebenezer (married Ruth Slater)
Nathaniel
Mercy (Marcy) (married Henry Lounsbury)
Mary (probably died as a child)
Susanna (married Caleb Smith)1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

John Scofield

M, #2180

Family: Hannah Mead (b. about 1659)

SonSamuel Scofield+ (b. 10 July 1678)

Biography

Marriage12 July 1677John Scofield and Hannah Mead were married on 12 July 1677 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, John and Hannah had seven children.

Samuel (married Eunice Buxton as her first wife)
Sgt. John Scofield (married 1 Mary Holly, 2 Mary (Holmes) Mead
Ebenezer (married Ruth Slater)
Nathaniel
Mercy (Marcy) (married Henry Lounsbury)
Mary (probably died as a child)
Susanna (married Caleb Smith)1
Last Edited19 June 2019

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Joseph Mead

M, #2181, b. April 1661, d. 1725

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Biography

ChildParent1,1
BirthApril 1661Joseph Mead was born in April 1661 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Research Note1661In 1661. Per Paul Prindle, the birth year is in question. I have not checked the Stamford Town Record reference, vol. 1, p. 19.2
Death1725He died in 1725 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  2. [S239] "Research Note, H. Kilpatrick", Holly Kilpatrick (East Bangor, PA), to (email address). Hereinafter cited as "Research Note, H. Kilpatrick."

Ebenezer Mead

M, #2182, b. about 1663

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Family: Sarah Knapp (d. 1728)

Biography

MarriageEbenezer Mead and Sarah Knapp were married, date unknown1
ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1663He was born about 1663 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Sarah Knapp

F, #2183, d. 1728

Family: Ebenezer Mead (b. about 1663)

Biography

MarriageEbenezer Mead and Sarah Knapp were married, date unknown1
Death1728She died in 17281
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

David Mead

M, #2185, b. about 1665, d. February 1727

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Biography

NotePer Paul Prindle, David was perhaps the twin of Jonathan. He married and lived in Bedford, New York.
ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1665David Mead was born about 1665.1
DeathFebruary 1727He died in February 17271
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Benjamin Mead

M, #2186, b. May 1667, d. 22 February 1746

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Family 1: Sarah Waterbury (b. 15 August 1677)

Family 2: Rachel Brown

SonObadiah Mead+ (b. 20 February 1719/20)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
BirthMay 1667Benjamin Mead was born in May 1667 in Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Marriage10 May 1700He and Sarah Waterbury were married on 10 May 17001
Marriage27 June 1716He and Rachel Brown were married on 27 June 17161
Death22 February 1746He died on 22 February 1746 in Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Sarah Waterbury

F, #2187, b. 15 August 1677

Family: Benjamin Mead (b. May 1667, d. 22 February 1746)

Biography

Birth15 August 1677Sarah Waterbury was born on 15 August 1677. Prindle references The American Genealogist, 27:242.1
Marriage10 May 1700Benjamin Mead and she were married on 10 May 17001
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Rachel Brown

F, #2188

Family: Benjamin Mead (b. May 1667, d. 22 February 1746)

SonObadiah Mead+ (b. 20 February 1719/20)

Biography

Marriage27 June 1716Benjamin Mead and Rachel Brown were married on 27 June 17161
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

James Ferris, Jr.

M, #2189, b. 1663/64, d. July 1727

Family: Rachel Brown

Biography

Birth1663/64James Ferris, Jr., was born in 1663/64 in Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Marriagebetween 1705 and 1716He and Rachel Brown were married between 1705 and 1716 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
DeathJuly 1727He died in July 1727 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] A Ferris Family Tree, the Descendants of Jeffrie Ferris, James G. Ferris, email address, Brownsboro, Alabama, online https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/45050807/family?usePUBJs=true

Samuel Mead

M, #2190, b. about 1673, d. 1713

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Family: Hannah

SonElnathan Mead+ (b. 11 February 1698)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1673Samuel Mead was born about 1673.1
Marriage1695He and Hannah were married in 16952
Death1713He died in 17131
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 328-29. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  2. [S110] Francis F. Spies, Greenwich Connecticut Epitaphs (Salem, Massachusetts: Reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1930,1931, 1997), p. 186. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich Connecticut Epitaphs.

Abigail Mead

F, #2191, b. about 1681

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter

Biography

Birthabout 1681Abigail Mead was born about 1681.
Last Edited22 December 2016

Elizabeth Mead

F, #2192

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter
Last Edited22 December 2016

Mary Mead

F, #2193

Parents

FatherJohn Mead (b. about 1628, d. 5 FEB 1699/1700)
MotherHannah Potter
Last Edited22 December 2016

Selah Mead

M, #2194, b. 3 January 1798, d. 9 February 1866

Parents

FatherJoshua Mead (b. 3 April 1774)
MotherMary Mead (b. 17 August 1778)

Family: Hannah (b. 19 February 1800)

Biography

Birth3 January 1798Selah Mead was born on 3 January 1798 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Marriage10 October 1826He and Hannah were married on 10 October 1826 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,
Death9 February 1866He died on 9 February 1866 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,
Last Edited17 August 2017

Hannah

F, #2195, b. 19 February 1800

Family: Selah Mead (b. 3 January 1798, d. 9 February 1866)

Biography

Birth19 February 1800Hannah was born on 19 February 1800 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.
Marriage10 October 1826Selah Mead and she were married on 10 October 1826 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,
Last Edited22 December 2016

Joshua Mead

M, #2196, b. 3 April 1774

Parents

Family: Mary Mead (b. 17 August 1778)

SonSelah Mead (b. 3 January 1798, d. 9 February 1866)

Biography

MarriageJoshua Mead and Mary Mead were married, date unknown
Birth3 April 1774He was born on 3 April 1774.
Last Edited22 December 2016

Mary Mead

F, #2197, b. 17 August 1778

Parents

Family: Joshua Mead (b. 3 April 1774)

SonSelah Mead (b. 3 January 1798, d. 9 February 1866)

Biography

MarriageJoshua Mead and Mary Mead were married, date unknown
Birth17 August 1778She was born on 17 August 1778.
Last Edited22 December 2016

Peter Mead

M, #2198

Family: Hannah Close

DaughterMary Mead+ (b. 17 August 1778)

Biography

MarriagePeter Mead and Hannah Close were married, date unknown
Last Edited22 December 2016

Hannah Close

F, #2199

Family: Peter Mead

DaughterMary Mead+ (b. 17 August 1778)

Biography

MarriagePeter Mead and Hannah Close were married, date unknown
Last Edited22 December 2016

Joshua Mead

M, #2200

Family: Rachel Knapp

SonJoshua Mead+ (b. 3 April 1774)

Biography

MarriageJoshua Mead and Rachel Knapp were married, date unknown
Last Edited22 December 2016