Isaac Sheldon

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Isaac Sheldon, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born at England, about 1629.1,2 He died at Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, 27 July 1708.2,1

Isaac married (1) Mary Woodford, daughter of Thomas Woodford and Mary Blott, at Northampton, about 1653;3,4,1,2,5 he married (2) Meheitable Gunn, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Hartford, Connecticut, about 1686.2,1

Family 1

Mary Woodford b. say 1636, d. 17 Apr 1684
Children
  • Mary Sheldon1 b. abt. 1654
  • Isaac Sheldon1 b. 4 Sep 1656
  • John Sheldon1 b. 8 Dec 1658
  • Thomas Sheldon1 b. 6 Aug 1661, d. 7 Jun 1725
  • Ruth Sheldon1 b. 27 Aug 1663
  • Thankful Sheldon1 b. 27 Aug 1663
  • Mindwell Sheldon+1 b. 24 Feb 1665/66, d. 8 Apr 1735
  • Joseph Sheldon1 b. 1 Feb 1667/68
  • Hannah Sheldon1 b. 29 Jun 1670
  • Eleazer Sheldon1 b. 4 Aug 1672, d. 13 Feb 1672/73
  • Samuel Sheldon1 b. 9 Nov 1675
  • Ebenezer Sheldon1 b. 1 Mar 1677
  • Mercy Sheldon1 b. 4 Feb 1681/82, d. 24 Feb 1681/82

Family 2

Meheitable Gunn b. 28 Jul 1644, d. 30 Jan 1720
Child
  • Jonathan Sheldon1 b. 29 May 1687

Citations

  1. [S16] Mary L. Holman, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and His Wife Francis Helen Miller (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumsford Press, 1948), 403-406, further cited as Holman, Stevens-Miller Genealogy.
  2. [S779] Charlotte Alling Hunt, "Isaac Sheldon of Windsor, Conn.," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 117 (April 1963): 82-89, further cited as Hunt, "Isaac Sheldon."
  3. [S734] Edmund K. Swigart, An Emerson-Benson Saga (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1994), 603-604, further cited as Swigart, Emerson-Benson.
  4. [S74] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, CD-ROM (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000), Thomas Woodford, further cited as GMB.
  5. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1361, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).