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Daniel St. John

Male 1693 - 1757  (64 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • 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 
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    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."  
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    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 
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    Died 11 Nov 1757  New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Age 64 years 
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    Person ID OSA0021  St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 

    DNA Tests  6 people have linked a DNA test to Daniel St. John 

    Father Ancestors 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) 
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    Mother Elizabeth Comstock
              b. 7 Oct 1674 
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    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F147    |  Family Chart

    Wife Ancestors Hannah Seymour, wife of Daniel St. John 
    Married bef. 1735  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 7 children 
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F161    |  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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