Tag Archives: Norwich Pioneer

Samuel Lathrop

Samuel Lathrop (1623 – 1700) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Miller line. Samuel Lathrop was born in Feb 1623 in Lowthrope, Yorkshire, England. His parents were Rev. John LATHROP and Hannah HOWSE. … Continue reading

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Robert Pease Sr. – Great Baddow

Robert PEASE Sr.– Great Baddow (1565 – 1623)  was Alex’s 12th Great Grandfather;  one of 8,192 in this generation of the Miner line. Robert Pease was born in 1565 in Great Baddow, Essex, England,.  His parents were John PEASE “The … Continue reading

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Nehemiah Smith

Rev. Nehemiah SMITH (1605 – 1686) was Alex’s 10th great grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miner line. Rev Nehemiah Smith was born in 1605 in New Castle, Stafford, England.   He married Sarah Ann BOURNE on … Continue reading

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Joshua Abell

Joshua ABELL (c. 1649 – 1724) was Alex’s 9th great grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miner line. Joshua Abell was born about 1649 in Rehoboth, Mass.  His parents were Robert ABELL and Joanna [__?__].  He married … Continue reading

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Rev. James Fitch

Rev. James FITCH (1622 – 1702) was Alex’s 9th great grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miner line. He helped found the towns of Saybrook, Norwich and Lebanon Connecticut and was instrumental in getting Sachem Uncas and the … Continue reading

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Matthew Polley

Matthew POLLEY (1689 –  1750) was Alex’s 7th great grandfather, one of 256 in this generation of the Miner line. Matthew Polley (Polly) was born in March 1689 in Woburn Mass.  His parents were John POLLEY Sr. and Mary EDWARDS.  He … Continue reading

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Daniel Johnson

Daniel JOHNSON (1702 –  1755) was Alex’s 7th great grandfather, one of 256 in this generation of the Miner line. Daniel Johnson was born 18 Jul 1702 in Norwich, CT.   His parents were John JOHNSON Jr. and Susannah [__?__]. … Continue reading

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