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Daniel St. John

Male 1693 - 1757  (64 years)


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  • Name Daniel St. John 
    Alternate Birth 1674 
    aged 64 years at death not 83 years? He couldn't have been born in 1674 because it is claimed Elizabeth Comstock his 'mother' was born in 1674. Orline may be merging two Daniels. One married Grace Sherman and another married Hannah Seymour. 
    Born 1693  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Orline Alexander says 21 Daniel St. John (page 43) was aged 83 years. But says he was born in 1693 and died Nov, 1757 but that is 64 years.
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1 19 Dec 1735  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Daniel St. John m. (2) Hannah Seymour, the daughter of Captain Matthew Seymour. Captain Matthew Seymour's will dated January 4, 1734-5, proved December 19, 1735, says, "To my daughters, viz. Hannah St. John, Elizabeth Bouton, Ruth Smith, Sarah Bouton." 
    Fact 1 25 Mar 1754  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Know all men by these presents that I Daniel Saint John of Norwalk, in the County of J'airfield and Colony of Connecticut, for and in Consideration of the parental Love good Will and Affection, which I have and do bare towards my loving Son Neemia Saint John of Norwalk, afores'd. do by these presents freely and absolutely Give, Grant, Convey and Confirm unto my Said Son Nemiah Saint John his Heirs and Assigns for ever ; The following Pieces of Land hereafter describ'd all Lying in the Township of said Norwalk viz: one Piece situate at Crambury Plain in Quantity thirteen Acres bounded East and West bv highway South by Jonathan Camp's Land North by a pond & my own Land. Also another piece in quantity five Acres and an half situate at the Bogs near Wolf pit Hill, bounded North by Highway East by Nemiah Gregory's Land, South & West by my own Land, — Also another piece situate near the West Rocks so called in quantity five Acres Bounded northerly and easterly by Josepli Piatt's Land and Westerly by highway and Thomas Fitch Esq'r's Land, Southerly by my own Land. Together with the Appurtenances. TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the above given and granted premises with all the Appurtenances thereto belonging or any ways appertaining unto him the s'd Nemiah Saint John his Heirs and Assigns forever, to his and his own proper benefit Use and Behoof for ever, free and clear from all Incumbrances whatever in Witness whereof I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal this twenty-fifth Day of March Anno Domini 1754. " Daniel Stjohn.

    Signed sealed and delivered On the above Date personally appear- In presence of ed Daniel St John ye Signer and Joseph Piatt Sealer to the Above Instrument & Moss Kent acknowledged the Same to be his free

    act & Deed — Before me Joseph Piatt Justice PC —
    Recorded April 25th, 1763.
     
    Possessions bef. 1757  Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Daniel St. John, Sr., and brother
    Jacob sold land at Silver Mine " of our Father Ebenezer St. John's."  
    • OSA pg. 44
    Buried 1757  Canoe Hill Cemetery, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 1 Nov 1757  Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    wife Hannah
    sons: Daniel, Nehemiah, and Peter
    daughters: Hannah, Mary, and Lois
    indentured servant: Joseph Watson 
    • http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=9049&h=2696897&ssrc=pt&tid=40008928&pid=19437948049&usePUB=true


      Name: Daniel St John
      Probate Date: 1757
      Probate Place: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
      Inferred Death Year: Abt 1757
      Inferred Death Place: Connecticut, USA
      Case Number: 5372
      Item Description: Probate Packets, Rumsey, E-Sanford, Ezekial, 1648-1880

      Table of Contents 26 images
      Cover Page 1
      Will Papers 2–5
      Cover Page 6
      Will Papers 7–11
      Account Papers 12–17
      Inventory Papers 18–21
      Account Papers 22
      Will Papers 23–26

      Source Citation
      Probate Files Collection, Early to 1880; Author: Connecticut State Library (Hartford, Connecticut); Probate Place: Hartford, Connecticut
      Source Information
      Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Wills and Probate Records, 1609-1999 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
      Original data: Connecticut County, District and Probate Courts.
    Died 11 Nov 1757  New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • aged 83 years
    Person ID OSA0021   St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database | St. John Generation One - Raoul de Sancto Johanne
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 

    DNA Tests  Y-DNA-10181 Living (2 Jun 2003)
    Y-DNA-73130 Living (29 Sep 2006)
    Y-DNA-107085 Living (4 Dec 2007)
    Y-DNA-247352 Living (24 Jul 2012)
    Y-DNA-280846 Living (8 Apr 2013)
    atDNA-jstjohn110 Living (2016)

    Father Ebenezer St. John,   b. abt. 1660, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. in 1724, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Comstock,   b. 7 Oct 1674 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel St. John,   b. 1693, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1757, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married bef. 1735  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph St. John,   d. died young, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. Mary St. John
     3. Hannah St. John
    +4. Daniel St. John,   b. 1716,   d. 10 Nov 1802, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +5. Nehemiah St. John,   b. 1719,   d. 15 Apr 1804  (Age 85 years)
    +6. Lois St. John,   b. 1720, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1808, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +7. Peter St. John,   b. 11 Jan 1726, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1811, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1693 - Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - bef. 1735 - Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFact 1 - Daniel St. John m. (2) Hannah Seymour, the daughter of Captain Matthew Seymour. Captain Matthew Seymour's will dated January 4, 1734-5, proved December 19, 1735, says, "To my daughters, viz. Hannah St. John, Elizabeth Bouton, Ruth Smith, Sarah Bouton." - 19 Dec 1735 - Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFact 1 - Know all men by these presents that I Daniel Saint John of Norwalk, in the County of J'airfield and Colony of Connecticut, for and in Consideration of the parental Love good Will and Affection, which I have and do bare towards my loving Son Neemia Saint John of Norwalk, afores'd. do by these presents freely and absolutely Give, Grant, Convey and Confirm unto my Said Son Nemiah Saint John his Heirs and Assigns for ever ; The following Pieces of Land hereafter describ'd all Lying in the Township of said Norwalk viz: one Piece situate at Crambury Plain in Quantity thirteen Acres bounded East and West bv highway South by Jonathan Camp's Land North by a pond & my own Land. Also another piece in quantity five Acres and an half situate at the Bogs near Wolf pit Hill, bounded North by Highway East by Nemiah Gregory's Land, South & West by my own Land, — Also another piece situate near the West Rocks so called in quantity five Acres Bounded northerly and easterly by Josepli Piatt's Land and Westerly by highway and Thomas Fitch Esq'r's Land, Southerly by my own Land. Together with the Appurtenances. TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the above given and granted premises with all the Appurtenances thereto belonging or any ways appertaining unto him the s'd Nemiah Saint John his Heirs and Assigns forever, to his and his own proper benefit Use and Behoof for ever, free and clear from all Incumbrances whatever in Witness whereof I have hereunto set my Hand and Seal this twenty-fifth Day of March Anno Domini 1754. " Daniel Stjohn. Signed sealed and delivered On the above Date personally appear- In presence of ed Daniel St John ye Signer and Joseph Piatt Sealer to the Above Instrument & Moss Kent acknowledged the Same to be his free act & Deed — Before me Joseph Piatt Justice PC — Recorded April 25th, 1763. - 25 Mar 1754 - Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - Daniel St. John, Sr., and brother Jacob sold land at Silver Mine " of our Father Ebenezer St. John's." - bef. 1757 - Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1757 - Canoe Hill Cemetery, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - wife Hannah sons: Daniel, Nehemiah, and Peter daughters: Hannah, Mary, and Lois indentured servant: Joseph Watson - 1 Nov 1757 - Hartford, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1757 - New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
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