John Hobby

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
John Hobby, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born say 1630.1 He died at Greenwich, Connecticut, May 1707.1

See Torrey for evidence of his marriage by 1657.2

John Hobby left a will dated 24 April 1707, and probated 26 May 1707 naming no wife but
sons Thomas, Benjamin, & Jonathan
daughters Elizabeth Prindle, Hannah Bunckum, Martha Moris, Mary Holmes, Rachel James & Rebecca Hardy deceased
grandchildren Rebecca & Hannah Hardy, John Hubby, Mary Holmes.
Executors son Jonathan Hubby and son-in-law Stephen Holmes.1


  • Thomas Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Benjamin Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Jonathan Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Hannah Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Martha Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Mary Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Rachel Hobby1 d. aft. 1707
  • Rebecca Hobby1 d. bef. 1707
  • Elizabeth Hobby+1 b. say 1670
This person was last edited on6 Aug 2016


  1. [S1200] Franklin C. Prindle, The Prindle Genealogy: Embracing the Descendants of William Pringle: the First Settler, in Part for Six, Seven and Eight Generations, and Also the Ancestors and Descendants of Zalmon Prindle for Ten Generations, Covering a Period of Two Hundred and Fifty-two Years, 1654-1906 (New York, New York: Grafton Press, 1906), 31, further cited as Prindle, Prindle Genealogy.
  2. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 768, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).