Deacon John Graves

Male 1633 - 1695  (62 years)


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  • Name John Graves 
    Title Deacon 
    Born 1633  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Dec 1695  Guilford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried North Madison West Side Cemetery, North Madison, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • He is called a "Captain" as well as Deacon.

      On 3 May 1666, he was one of 3 appointed to lay out a fence for the common pasture of the town. (See History of Guilford and Madison, Connecticut, by Bernard Christian Steiner for more on the founding families of Guilford & Madison, Connecticut.)

      Son of George Graves one of the founders of Hartford, Connecticut.

      The home of Deacon John Grave was occupied by family members for 300 years. It is now a museum, run by:

      The Deacon John Grave Foundation, Inc.
      581 Boston Post Road
      P. O. Box 651 Madison, Connnecticut 06443
      (203) 245-4798
    Person ID I43803  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2020 

    Father Deacon George Graves,   b. 1581, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1673, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Ann Andrews,   b. 1612, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1666, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1628 
    Family ID F15911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Crittenden,   c. 30 Nov 1634, Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells Borough, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1680  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Abigail Graves,   b. 6 Mar 1670, Guilford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1753, Guilford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F15900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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