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Ancestors of John Stephen Hurd

Generation No. 13


      4096. John Hurd, born 1585 in Allerton, Somersetshire, England; died 1649 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut. He was the son of 8192. John Hurde and 8193. Johane Lavor. He married 4097. Isabel Hoode 27 Jun 1601 in Somersetshire, England.

      4097. Isabel Hoode, born 1581 in Somerset, England; died 1620 in England.

Notes for John Hurd:
Excerpt from "A History and Genealogy of The Family of Hurd" by Dena D. Hurd (published 1910):

John Hurd with his two sons, Adam and John, were among the first settlers of Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, which was originally a township twelve miles east and west, one and one-half miles from Long Island Sound, and fifty-eight miles from New York City. At the time John Hurd settled there, it comprised nearly all of the territory covered by the present towns of Bridgeport, Huntington, Trumbull, Monroe, and Stratford, was the seventh plantation, settled in 1639, and was known by the Indian name of Cupheag.


More About John Hurd:
Emigration: 1630, Ship was the Mary and John
Occupation: Civil Engineer
     
Children of John Hurd and Isabel Hoode are:
  2048 i.   Adam Hurd, born 08 Feb 1606 in Somersetshire, England; died 1671 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; married Hannah Barbraum.
  ii.   John Hurd, born 04 Dec 1613 in Somersetshire, England; died 04 Feb 1681 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; married Sarah Thompson 01 Dec 1662 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; born 1642 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut; died 24 Jan 1717 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut.
  Notes for John Hurd:
Excerpt from "A History and Genealogy of The Family of Hurd" by Dena D. Hurd (published 1910):

John Hurd was the owner and builder of the first mill to grind corn in the state of Connecticut, at Stratford, when he and Thomas Sherwood built a mill to grind grain in 1654.

  More About John Hurd:
Occupation: 1653, Erected mill at the Old Mill Green (Stratford) with Thomas Sherwood



      4098. John Barbraum
     
Child of John Barbraum is:
  2049 i.   Hannah Barbraum, born 1620 in Somersetshire, England; died 1671 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; married Adam Hurd.


      4108. Zerubbabel Pickett, born 1591 in Kent, England; died 1650 in London, Middlesex, England. He married 4109. Margaret Metcalfe 1616 in Kent, England.

      4109. Margaret Metcalfe, born 1595 in Kent, England.
     
Child of Zerubbabel Pickett and Margaret Metcalfe is:
  2054 i.   John Pickett, born 1617 in Derbyshire, England; died 11 Apr 1684 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut; married Margaret 1647 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut.


      4416. John Geer, born 1510 in Kenn, Exeter, Devon, England; died 1560 in Heavitree, Devonshire, England. He married 4417. Juliana Butside.

      4417. Juliana Butside, born 1514 in St. Bodockes, Devon, England; died 1546.
     
Child of John Geer and Juliana Butside is:
  2208 i.   George Geer, born 1552 in Kenn, Exeter, Devon, England; died 06 Sep 1648 in Kenn, Exeter, Devon, England; married Mary.


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