John Drake

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John Drake, son of John Drake and Hannah Moore, was born at Windsor, Connecticut, 14 September 1649.1 He died at Simsbury, Connecticut, 7 July 1689.2

John married Mary Watson, daughter of Robert Watson and Mary Rockwell, at Windsor, 20 March 1671.3,4,5,6


Mary Watson b. 11 Jan 1651, d. 7 Aug 1693
  • Mary Drake2 b. 21 May 1674
  • Hannah Drake+2 b. abt. 1678
  • John Drake2 b. 12 Aug 1688
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [S84] Alice M. Gay, The Descendants of John Drake of Windsor, Connecticut(Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle, 1933), 5-7, further cited as Gay, John Drake of Windsor.
  2. [S84] Gay, John Drake of Windsor, 15.
  3. [S5] Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, two volumes (New Haven, Connecticut: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1930-1932), 298, further cited as Jacobus, Families of Old Fairfield.
  4. [S52] David W. Hoyt, A Genealogical History of the Hoyt, Haight, and Hight Families with Some Account of the Earliest Hyatt Families, A list of the First Settlers of Salisbury and Amesbury, Mass., etc(Boston, Massachusetts: Providence Press, 1871), 323, further cited as Hoyt, Hoyt Family.
  5. [S84] Gay, John Drake of Windsor, 15, 30.
  6. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 473, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).