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Thomas Fitch & Abigail Goodrich
Husband:
Thomas Fitch
Born:
1652 (1)
Married:
before Dec 1676 in Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA (6)
Died:
17 Oct 1704 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, USA (2)
Father:
Samuel Fitch
Mother:
Susannah "Mary" Wiggin
Wife:
Abigail Goodrich
Born:
05 Jun 1662 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, USA (4)
Died:
08 Nov 1684 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, USA (5)
Father:
William Goodrich
Mother:
Sarah Marvin
Children:
01  (M):
Thomas Fitch
Born:
20 Jul 1681
Died:
Young
02  (F):
Abigail Fitch
Born:
about 1682
Died:
26 Jul 1717 in Newtown, Fairfield, CT, USA
Spouse:
Abraham Kimberly
03  (F):
Sybil Fitch
Born:
02 Nov 1684
Died:
18 Dec 1684
More Info:

Thomas Fitch:

Alt. Deathdate: 18 Oct 1704 3

Notes:

Thomas lived in Wethersfield, CT. He was a constable in Dec 1679 before his marriage to Abigail. After Abigail's death in 1684, daughter Abigail went to live with her maternal grandparents. Thomas married Sarah Bordman and had several more children; they resided on the east side of Broad St. between ch. and Fletcher's Lane. Thomas was a schoolteacher in 1699 and a leather-sealer in 1702.

Footnotes:
  1. James Savage, Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England. USGenNet. scanned and edited. (July 1994) (http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/newengland/savage: Nov. 2000).
  2. Vital Records, RECORDS OF WETHERSFIELD, CONNECTICUT; R. R. Hinman.
    Quality: 0.

    Mr. Thomas FITCH d. 17 Oct 1704

    [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jdevlin/ct/wethsfld_a-f.htm]

  3. Manwaring, Charles W., A Digest of the Early CT Probate Records ((Hartford, CT, R.S.Peck & CO, 1904-1906)), Vol. 2, p. 62.
    Quality: 0.

    Page 125-6. Fitch, Thomas, Wethersfield. Died 18 October, 1704.
    Invt. £111-03- oo. Taken 13 November, 1704, by John Curtis, Sen., John Goodrich, and Daniel Boardman.
    The children: Samuel Fitch, Abigail the wife of Abraham Kimberly, Sibbell the wife of Joseph Hurlbut, and Martha Fitch.
    Court Record, Page 68 — 26 April, 1705 : Sarah Fitch, widow, relict of Thomas Fitch, late of Wethersfield, decd., exhibits invt. Adms. granted to Mrs. Sarah Fitch, widow.
    Page 156 (Vol. VIII) 7 September, 1713: Samuel Fitch, a minor son of Thomas Fitch, late of Wethersfield decd., made choice of William Whiting to be his guardian.
    Page 216 — 4 October, 1714: Sarah Fitch of Wethersfield, Adms. on the estate of Mr. Thomas Fitch, late decd., exhibits now in this Court an account of her Adms. Paid in debts, subsistence of the family, and illness of the daughter for some years, £90-06-3%. And received of debts due to the estate, £28-11-06. Which account this Court allow and order to be kept on file. Dist. File: 9 April, 1717: To Sarah Fitch, widow; to Samuel; to Abigail, wife of Abraham Kimberly ; to Sibbel, the wife of Joseph Hurlbut; Joseph Kimberly of Newtown, Joseph Hurlbut his attorney, all sealed. Inventory and Will in Vol. VIII, Page 5.

  4. Sherman Adams, The history of ancient Wethersfield, Connecticut : comprising the present towns of Wethersfield, Rocky Hill, and Newington : and of Glastonbury prior to its incorporation in 1693, from date of earliest settlement until the present time (New York: Grafton Press, 1904), vol. 2: p. 373.
    Quality: 3.
  5. Vital Records, RECORDS OF WETHERSFIELD, CONNECTICUT; R. R. Hinman.
    Quality: 0.

    Mrs. Abigail FITCH d. 8 Nov 1684

    [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jdevlin/ct/wethsfld_a-f.htm]

  6. Manwaring, Charles W., A Digest of the Early CT Probate Records ((Hartford, CT, R.S.Peck & CO, 1904-1906)), vol. 1, p. 203.
    Quality: 0.

    Page 175. Goodrich, Ensign William. Invt. £915-01-06. Taken 14 November, 1676, by John Belden, Samuel Wright, John Robbins. The children: John, age 23, William 17, Ephraim, 14, David 10. The daughters are married.

    Court Record, Page 158-9 — 6 December, 1676: Adms. to the widow. Order to Dist. to the widow £100, Personal, forever; and 1-3 of Realty for life. To John, Eldest son, £230; to William, £150; to Ephraim, £140; to David, £130; to Mrs. Hollister £100 already paid ; to Mrs. Welles, wife of Robert Welles, £100 ; to Mrs. Fitch, wife of Thomas Fitch, £90 ; to Mrs. Butler, wife of Joseph Butler, £80. Samuel Talcott, Overseer.

    [Probate records of William Goodrich]




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