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Elizabeth Mead Holly

F, #2351, b. 5 August 1827, d. 1903

Parents

FatherIsaac Holly, Jr. (b. 9 March 1798, d. 21 August 1879)
MotherAbigail Elizabeth Lyon (b. 26 July 1797, d. 4 July 1851)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth5 August 1827Elizabeth Mead Holly was born on 5 August 1827 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
BaptismApril 1828She was baptized in April 1828 at Second Congregational Church in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut.2
Death1903She died in 1903 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut,3
BurialShe was buried at New Burial Grounds Cemetery, Putnam Ave. next to 2nd CC, in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.3
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S86] , 1850 Census Online, As viewed on ancestry.com.
  2. [S113] Abstracted by Spencer P. Mead, Viewed on website of New England Historical and Genealogical Society database., Church Records of Greenwich, CT, 1728-1909, abstracted from the records of 1st and 2nd Congregational, Stanwich Congregational, N. Greenwich Congregational, Christ Episcopal, King Street Baptist, Round Hill Methodist Episcopal, Stanwich Methodist Episcopal.. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich Churches abstracted by Spencer Mead.
  3. [S110] Francis F. Spies, Greenwich Connecticut Epitaphs (Salem, Massachusetts: Reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1930,1931, 1997), p. 20. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich Connecticut Epitaphs.

Elizabeth Fletcher

F, #2352, d. 1820

Biography

MarriageJacob Fletcher and Elizabeth Fletcher were married, date unknown
Church Affiliation30 October 1796As of 30 October 1796, Elizabeth was affiliated with Second Congregational Church, in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Death1820She died in 1820
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S249] By Joel H. Linsley, D.D., published by John A. Gray, NY, NY, Commemorative Discourse delivered on the occasion of meeting for the last time in the old house of worship of the Second Congregational Church in Greenwich, (Delivered 5 Dec 1858, Published 1860). Hereinafter cited as Commemorative Discourse, Second Congregational Church, Greenwich, CT.

Artemus Mead

M, #2353

Parents

FatherHenry Mead (b. 1738, d. 16 October 1816)
MotherElizabeth Denton (b. 1748, d. 13 April 1810)

Biography

Directory1810As of 1810 Artemus was listed in the New York City, New York County, New York, directory at 121 Lombardy. mariner1
Directorybetween 1818 and 1817As of between 1818 and 1817 Artemus was listed in the New York City, New York County, New York, directory at Arundel n. Grand.
Directorybetween 1821 and 1822As of between 1821 and 1822 Artemus was listed in the New York City, New York County, New York, directory at Jones n. Herring.2
Last Edited24 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S273] New York City Longworth's American Almanac, New-York Register and City Directory (: D. Longworth, late 1700's - early 1800's), 1810, p. 265. Hereinafter cited as New York City Longworth's Directory.
  2. [S273] New York City Longworth's Directory, 1821, p. 304.

Samuel Holly

M, #2354, b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Family: Mary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

SonJohn Holly (b. 20 April 1670)
DaughterHannah Holly (b. 17 August 1676)
SonJoseph Holly+ (b. 2 April 1678)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 26 April 1680)
SonBenjamin Holly (b. 4 October 1684)
SonDaniel Holly+ (b. 30 January 1687/88)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1642Samuel Holly was born about 1642.1
Marriage25 June 1668He and Mary Close were married on 25 June 1668 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,2,3
Position1690As of 1690 Samuel served as Town Recorder in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,4,5
Death13 May 1709He died on 13 May 1709 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, in the 68th year of his age.1
Probate Extract15 March 1710Samuel was listed in a probate extract on 15 March 1710 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. Holly, Samuel, late of Stamford, died May 13, 1709, and on Mar. 15, 1710, letters of administration on his estate granted to his widow Mary Holly, page 169. Inventory taken Aug. 1709, by Elisha Holly and John Ambler, and filed Mar. 15, 1710, page 169. F1-1806
Last Edited26 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol. 1, p. 74. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  2. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 236. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  3. [S220] Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll. (published), Vol. 1, p. 102.
  4. [S187] Charles Moses Holly. Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible., compiler, Record of the Holly Family in America. Adelaide De Groot donated a collection of family photographs to the New York Historical Society in December 1941 and March 1942, so perhaps it was around this time that she donated the Holly book to the Town of Stamford. (Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible.: Privately printed. Republished by Quintin Publications, Orange Park, FL., Unknwn Pub. Date, about 1861.), p.43. Hereinafter cited as Record of the Holly Family in America.
  5. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie,p.235.
  6. [S114] SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B., of the New York Bar, compiler, VOL. II ABSTRACT of PROBATE RECORDS FOR THE DISTRICT OF STAMFORD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT, 1803-1848 (: 1919). Hereinafter cited as Stamford Probate Record Abstracts.

Increase Holly

M, #2355, b. 20 August 1643, d. 20 May 1732

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth20 August 1643Increase Holly was born on 20 August 1643.2
Death20 May 1732He died on 20 May 1732 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol. 1, p. 21. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  2. [S187] Charles Moses Holly. Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible., compiler, Record of the Holly Family in America. Adelaide De Groot donated a collection of family photographs to the New York Historical Society in December 1941 and March 1942, so perhaps it was around this time that she donated the Holly book to the Town of Stamford. (Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible.: Privately printed. Republished by Quintin Publications, Orange Park, FL., Unknwn Pub. Date, about 1861.). Hereinafter cited as Record of the Holly Family in America.

Elizabeth Holly

F, #2356, b. about 1646

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1646Elizabeth Holly was born about 1646.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 236. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

John Holly

M, #2357, b. 3 November 1649, d. 22 September 1716

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth3 November 1649John Holly was born on 3 November 1649.1
Death22 September 1716He died on 22 September 1716 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,2
Probate Extract28 January 1717/18John was listed in a probate extract on 28 January 1717/18 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. HOLLY, John, Sr., late of Stamford, will dated Sept. 18, 1716, probated Jan. 28, 1716/17, mentioned his children John, Nathaniel, Hannah, Elizabeth, and Sarah, and Grandson John Holly. Executors his sons John and Nathaniel. Witnesses Jonathan Bates, Charles Webb, and Elisha Holly, page 12. Inventory taken Feb. 14, 1716/17, by Stephen Bishop, Jonathan Gold, and Joseph Knap, and filed Apl. 1, 1717, page 12.3
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S187] Charles Moses Holly. Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible., compiler, Record of the Holly Family in America. Adelaide De Groot donated a collection of family photographs to the New York Historical Society in December 1941 and March 1942, so perhaps it was around this time that she donated the Holly book to the Town of Stamford. (Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible.: Privately printed. Republished by Quintin Publications, Orange Park, FL., Unknwn Pub. Date, about 1861.). Hereinafter cited as Record of the Holly Family in America.
  2. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol. 1, p. 108. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  3. [S114] SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B., of the New York Bar, compiler, VOL. II ABSTRACT of PROBATE RECORDS FOR THE DISTRICT OF STAMFORD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT, 1803-1848 (: 1919). Hereinafter cited as Stamford Probate Record Abstracts.

Hannah Holly

F, #2358, b. 18 April 1651, d. 7 December 1710

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Family: Samuel Hoyt (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1720)

Biography

Birth18 April 1651Hannah Holly was born on 18 April 1651. according to "Bates, Selleck and Allied Families of Stamford, Norwalk and Fairfield, Conn," a typescript by Henry S. Forham at the Ferguson Library, Stamford, quoted in Paul Prindle's Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
Marriage1668Samuel Hoyt and she were married in 1668 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,
Death7 December 1710She died on 7 December 1710 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Last Edited4 March 2021

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol. 1, p. 130. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

Bethia Holly

F, #2359, b. 6 January 1655, d. 29 December 1713

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Family: Jonas Weed, Jr., (b. about 1649, d. 19 November 1704)

SonJonathan Weed+ (b. 15 April 1684, d. 19 December 1728)

Biography

Birth6 January 1655Bethia Holly was born on 6 January 1655 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Marriage16 November 1676Jonas Weed, Jr., and she were married on 16 November 1676 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, (or 1677)2
Death29 December 1713She died on 29 December 1713 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,2
Last Edited8 February 2018

Citations

  1. [S187] Charles Moses Holly. Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible., compiler, Record of the Holly Family in America. Adelaide De Groot donated a collection of family photographs to the New York Historical Society in December 1941 and March 1942, so perhaps it was around this time that she donated the Holly book to the Town of Stamford. (Copy of the original printing presented to Stamford Town Clerk Office by Miss Adelaide DeGroot (876-1967) before 1950, on which the handwritten note on page 65 is legible.: Privately printed. Republished by Quintin Publications, Orange Park, FL., Unknwn Pub. Date, about 1861.). Hereinafter cited as Record of the Holly Family in America.
  2. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 537. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.

Jonas Weed, Jr.

M, #2360, b. about 1649, d. 19 November 1704

Parents

FatherJonas Weed (b. between 1598 and 1610, d. before 5 June 1676)
MotherMary (b. 1604, d. before 10 March 1689/90)

Family: Bethia Holly (b. 6 January 1655, d. 29 December 1713)

SonJonathan Weed+ (b. 15 April 1684, d. 19 December 1728)

Biography

Birthabout 1649Jonas Weed, Jr., was born about 1649.1
Marriage16 November 1676He and Bethia Holly were married on 16 November 1676 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, (or 1677)1
OccupationJonas worked in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, as a shoemaker.2
Death19 November 1704He died on 19 November 1704 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,3
Probate Extract15 March 1705/06Jonas was listed in a probate extract on 15 March 1705/06 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. Weed, Jonas, late of Stamford, Mar. 15, 1704/5, letters of administration on his estate granted to his widow Bethiah Weed and sons Jonas and Benjamin, page 68a. Inventory taken Jan. 10, 1704/5, by Samuel Hait, Jonas Weed, Sr., and Elisha Holly, mentioned his widow Bethiah and children Jonas, Benjamin, Jonathan, five months short of age, and Abigail, age about 10 yrs., and filed Mar. 15, 1704/5, page 68. Mar. 15, 1704/5, account filed, and estate ordered distributed by Joseph Bishop and Daniel Scofield to his widow and children as aforesaid, page 68a. F1-2284
Last Edited9 February 2018

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 537. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  2. [S813] Julia Locke Frame Bunce, Some of the ancestors of the Reverend John Selby Frame and his wife Clara Winchester Dana (Privately printed, 1948), p. 207; digital images, HathiTrust, hathitrust.org (https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89066143041;view=1up;seq=5 : accessed
  3. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, p. 135. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  4. [S114] SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B., of the New York Bar, compiler, VOL. II ABSTRACT of PROBATE RECORDS FOR THE DISTRICT OF STAMFORD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT, 1803-1848 (: 1919). Hereinafter cited as Stamford Probate Record Abstracts.

Jonathan Holly

M, #2361, b. 1 March 1662/63

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth1 March 1662/63Jonathan Holly was born on 1 March 1662/63.1
Probate Extract1 July 1713Jonathan was listed in a probate extract on 1 July 1713 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. HOLLY, Jonathan, late of Stamford, July 1, 1713, letters of administration on his estate granted to his widow Sarah Holly, and son Jonathan, page 262.

Inventory taken Nov. 11, 1712, by Joseph Holly, Elisha Holly, and Samuel Finch, Mentioned these are surviving his widow Sarah, and children Jonathan, ae. over 25 yrs; Charles, ae. 19 yrs; David, ae. 17yrs; Jabez, ae 13 yrs; Increase, ae. 9 yrs; Nathaniel, ae. 4 yrs; Sarah, ae. 2 yrs; and Deborah, ae. 7 yrs; and filed July 1, 1713, page 262.

Mch. 3, 1713/14, account filed, and estate ordered distributed by Elisha Holly and John Holly, Cooper, to his widow and children aforesaid, page 262.2
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, p. 98. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  2. [S114] SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B., of the New York Bar, compiler, VOL. II ABSTRACT of PROBATE RECORDS FOR THE DISTRICT OF STAMFORD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT, 1803-1848 (: 1919). Hereinafter cited as Stamford Probate Record Abstracts.

Abigail Holly

F, #2362, b. about 1665

Parents

FatherJohn Holly (b. about 1618, d. 25 May 1681)
MotherMary (d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birthabout 1665Abigail Holly was born about 1665.2
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 537. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  2. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie, p. 236.

Mary Close

F, #2363, b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714

Family: Samuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)

SonJohn Holly (b. 20 April 1670)
DaughterHannah Holly (b. 17 August 1676)
SonJoseph Holly+ (b. 2 April 1678)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 26 April 1680)
SonBenjamin Holly (b. 4 October 1684)
SonDaniel Holly+ (b. 30 January 1687/88)

Biography

Birthabout 1642Mary Close was born about 1642.1
Marriage25 June 1668Samuel Holly and she were married on 25 June 1668 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1,2
Death7 April 1714She died on 7 April 1714 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, aged 72.1,3
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S233] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (New Orleans: Polyanthos, Inc., 1976), p. 236. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie.
  2. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol. 1, p. 102. Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.
  3. [S220] Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll. (published), Vol. 1, p. 126.

John Holly

M, #2364, b. 20 April 1670

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

Birth20 April 1670John Holly was born on 20 April 1670 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

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

Hannah Holly

F, #2365, b. 17 August 1676

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth17 August 1676Hannah Holly was born on 17 August 1676 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

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

Joseph Holly

M, #2366, b. 2 April 1678

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Family: Waitstill Webb

SonJoseph Holly (b. 18 June 1714)
SonJohn Holly (b. 1 September 1715)
SonJosiah Holly (b. 25 Jun 17??, d. 10 June 1737)
SonDavid Holly (b. 11 March 1719/20)
SonJonathon Holly (b. 16 April 1721)
DaughterWaitstill Holly (b. 22 January 1723/24)
DaughterHannah Holly (b. 23 September 1724)
DaughterElizabeth Holly (b. 15 March 1726/27)
SonSilvanus Holly (b. 11 February 1728, d. September 1783)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 13 January 1731/32)
DaughterSarah Holly (b. 31 December 1732)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 20 April 1737)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth2 April 1678Joseph Holly was born on 2 April 1678 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Marriage18 June 1713He and Waitstill Webb were married on 18 June 1713 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, by Elisha Holly, J.P.2
Last Edited22 December 2016

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. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 105.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

Mary Holly

F, #2367, b. 26 April 1680

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth26 April 1680Mary Holly was born on 26 April 1680 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

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

Benjamin Holly

M, #2368, b. 4 October 1684

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth4 October 1684Benjamin Holly was born on 4 October 1684 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

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

Daniel Holly

M, #2369, b. 30 January 1687/88

Parents

FatherSamuel Holly (b. about 1642, d. 13 May 1709)
MotherMary Close (b. about 1642, d. 7 April 1714)

Family 1: Abigail Clason (b. 8 March 1698, d. before 1747)

DaughterMary Holly (b. 17 August 1718)
SonStephen Holly (b. 23 February 1720, d. after 1747)
SonSamuel Holly (b. 31 August 1722, d. September 1760)

Family 2: Johanna (d. after 1747)

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth30 January 1687/88Daniel Holly was born on 30 January 1687/88 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Marriage12 September 1717He and Abigail Clason were married on 12 September 1717 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut,1
Property Extract25 February 1721Daniel was involved in a property transaction on 25 February 1721 in Bedford, Westchester County, New York. Abstract of bill of sales between Stephen Clawson of Bedford, gentleman, and Daniel Holly of the same place, yeoman, and Abigail his wife for 500 pounds "current money of N ew York in the seventh year of ...George [I]". "All that peice parcel of medow and upland in ...Bedford att a place called the Greatt Medow containing two acres and an half... bounded... east by common land & other medow lotts and west by a medo lott belonging to ye sd Clason northerly by a highway and south by the other rainge of lotts Also that lott of land whereon the above sd Daniel Holly doth now live and bounded ... east north and south by highways and west as the fence now standeth and also another lott of land a joyning on the west side of the above mentioned lands and bounded ... south by a highway north by the land Wm Clark [Jr] west by ye land of Conelius Seely [Jr] east by the above mentioned land & also six acres of land ... as it was laid out near Persons Brook2
Property Bounds21 April 1726Daniel's boundary was mentioned in a property transaction on 21 April 1726 in Bedford, Westchester County, New York. detailing the property laid out to Zachariah Mills. It was sixteen and a half acres near the Great Meadow Path and the Barbadis (variously spelled) Hills, bounded by property of Stephen Clason and his own property; and eighteen acres bounded by the property of Daniel Holly and his own property.3
Marriagebefore 1747He and Johanna were married before 17474
Property Extract8 March 1748/49Daniel was involved in a property transaction on 8 March 1748/49 in Bedford, Westchester County, New York. Abstract of Bill of Sale: DANIEL HOLLY & wife JOHANNA HOLLY, STEPHEN & PHEBE HOLLY (wife) all of Bedford. Sold to THOMAS SMITH of the same place for 122 pounds 10 shillings, in the 21st year of His Majesty's reign "Several pices...of land lying in ... Bedford... one pice ... being the homstett whereon ye said Daniel & Stephen Holly now lives on in quantity thirty acres ... bounded northerly by a high way & land belonging to the heirs of Robert Eliot deceast easterly and southerly by high ways & westerly by land belonging to Capt John Holmes. Also another pice of land in quantity twenty acres ... bounded westerly by land belonging to Samuel Miller Sr southerly by land belonging to Andrew Miles [Mills] easterly by land belonging to Zackeriah Miles [Mills] or his son Zebediah Miles [Mills] & Abram Miller land northerly by Samuel Miles [Mills] land and a high way Another pice of land containing seven acres and one half of land ... bounded northerly by Joseph Clark land easterly by Nath Holmes land southerly by land belonging to heirs of Joseph Seely [Sr] deceast westerly by a highway Also a meadow lott in ye Great Meadows two acres and one half bounded easterly by Samuel Miller [Sr] land southerly by the rere lotts so called westerly by Samuel Miller's [Sr] meadow northerly by a high way Also one third part of you common or undivid[ed] land in Bedford which I hade of my honoured father Stephen Clason deceast being a third part of his right in said commons" Signed Daniel Holly Johanna Holly Stephen Holly Phebe Sarles. Witnesses: Lewis McDonald, Peter Holmes.5
Last Edited22 December 2016

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. [S256] Janet Doe, edited by Donald W. Marshall, compiler, Bedford Historical Records, Vol IV, Land Records III, 1689-1800 (38 Village Green, Bedford, NY 10506: Bedford Historical Society, 1972), 15. Hereinafter cited as Bedford Historical Records, Vol IV.
  3. [S256] Janet Doe, edited by Donald W. Marshall, Bedford Historical Records, Vol IV, p. 238, from Westchester Co. Deeds, Lib. F., p. 147.
  4. [S256] Janet Doe, edited by Donald W. Marshall, Bedford Historical Records, Vol IV, p. 178.
  5. [S256] Janet Doe, edited by Donald W. Marshall, Bedford Historical Records, Vol IV, p. 178. MS in Gerard H. Wood Colllection.

Waitstill Webb

F, #2370

Family: Joseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)

SonJoseph Holly (b. 18 June 1714)
SonJohn Holly (b. 1 September 1715)
SonJosiah Holly (b. 25 Jun 17??, d. 10 June 1737)
SonDavid Holly (b. 11 March 1719/20)
SonJonathon Holly (b. 16 April 1721)
DaughterWaitstill Holly (b. 22 January 1723/24)
DaughterHannah Holly (b. 23 September 1724)
DaughterElizabeth Holly (b. 15 March 1726/27)
SonSilvanus Holly (b. 11 February 1728, d. September 1783)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 13 January 1731/32)
DaughterSarah Holly (b. 31 December 1732)
DaughterMary Holly (b. 20 April 1737)

Biography

Marriage18 June 1713Joseph Holly and Waitstill Webb were married on 18 June 1713 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, by Elisha Holly, J.P.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 105.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

David Holly

M, #2371, b. 11 March 1719/20

Parents

FatherJoseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)
MotherWaitstill Webb

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth11 March 1719/20David Holly was born on 11 March 1719/20 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 132.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

Elizabeth Holly

F, #2372, b. 15 March 1726/27

Parents

FatherJoseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)
MotherWaitstill Webb

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth15 March 1726/27Elizabeth Holly was born on 15 March 1726/27 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 14.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

Hannah Holly

F, #2373, b. 23 September 1724

Parents

FatherJoseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)
MotherWaitstill Webb

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth23 September 1724Hannah Holly was born on 23 September 1724 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 3.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

John Holly

M, #2374, b. 1 September 1715

Parents

FatherJoseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)
MotherWaitstill Webb

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth1 September 1715John Holly was born on 1 September 1715 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 105.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.

Jonathon Holly

M, #2375, b. 16 April 1721

Parents

FatherJoseph Holly (b. 2 April 1678)
MotherWaitstill Webb

Biography

ChildParent1,1
Birth16 April 1721Jonathon Holly was born on 16 April 1721 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut.1
Last Edited22 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S220] Lucius Barnes Barbour, GREENWICH, FAIRFIELD CO., CT VITAL RECORDS FROM BARBOUR COLLECTION 1641-1852. (Baltimore, Maryland: republished by Genealogical Publishing Co., 1911-1934), Vol 1, 149.). Hereinafter cited as Greenwich, CT Vital Records, Barbour Coll.