Descendants of Joseph MINOR

Notes


2. Joseph MINOR

Joseph served as deputy to the general court and selectman.

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Sarah TRACY

Granddaughter of Thomas Tracy and Mary Mason.


16. Christopher MINOR

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Sources: Miner Family


17. Joseph MINOR

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Sources: Miner Family


18. Jabez MINOR

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Sources: Miner Family


19. Thankful MINOR

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Sources: Miner Family


3. Marie MINOR

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Elisha CHESEBROUGH

Son of Samuel Chesebrough (1 Apr 1627-31 July 1673) and Abigail Ingraham.

Elisha was the brother of Abigail CHEESEBROUGH who married JohnAVERY,
Mary's uncle.

Elisha md (2) 2 Feb 1707, Rebecca Mason, and had seven more chlildren.


Anna MCDOWELL

Daughter of James McDowell and Lucy Stanton.


33. Nathaniel CHESEBROUGH

This is a descendant of Manassa MINER.  See that file for more information.


4. Mercy MINOR

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan

Spelling of first name varies:  Marcie, Mercie, Mercy
One source gives death date as 2 Feb 1708.


Francis WEST

Son of Sanuel West and Triphosa Partridge.

Francis lived in Tolland, CT, where he was a large land owner. On 1 Nov1702 Francis and Mercy were dismissed from the Church of Preston unto theFirst Congregational Church in Stonington. He served as the first Deaconof the church there, and served as Selectman in 1720 and 1722.

SOURCES:
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Groton Avery Clan


5. Benjamin MINOR

SOURCES:
Genealogies of Connecticut Families, Vol. I, The Billings Family ofConnecticut, pg. 148, Family History: Connecticut Genealogies #1, CD #179
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Mary SAXTON

Mary was the daughter of Captain Joseph Saxton and Hannah Denison.  Their daughter Hannah Page married Stephen Miner.
Mary md (2) Joseph Page, 5 March 1712-1713.

SOURCES:
Genealogies of Connecticut Families, Vol. I, The Billings Family ofConnecticut, pg. 148, Family History: Connecticut Genealogies #1, CD #179


Marriage Notes for Benjamin Minor and Mary SAXTON

One marriage date given as 20 Dec 1696.


6. Sarah MINOR

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Nathaniel TRACY

Son of Thomas Tracy and Mary Mason, and brother of Sarah Tracy, who married Joseph, son of Joseph.
!They lived in Preston, CT.


7. Joanna MINOR

Joanna and Stephen were members of 1st Church of Stonington.  They were
admitted into membership 26 Apr 1702.

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Stephen RICHARDSON

Son of Stephen Richrdson and  Lydia Gilbert.
He married Abigail Pelham,  25 Mar 1728, in Newport, Rhode Island.

FamilySearch showed this additional information:
  Death - Date: 11 Aug 1749  Place: Lebanon, New London, Connecticut


8. Christopher MINOR

SOURCES:
Genealogies of Connecticut Families, Vol. II, The Descendants of RobertLay of Saybrook, Conn., pg. 394, 395, Family History: CT Genealogies #1,CD#179
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan


Mary LAY

Mary was the daughter of Robert Lay and Mary Stanton.  She was mentionedin her father's will.
She later marrid Sanuel Denison and had more children.

SOURCES:
Genealogies of Connecticut Families, Vol. II, The Descendants of RobertLay of Saybrook, pg. 394, 395, Family History: CT Genealogies #1, CD#179


54. Joanna MINOR

SOURCES:
Miner Family
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
Genealogies of Connecticut Families, Vol. II, The Descendants of RobertLay of Saybrook, Conn., pg. 395, Family History: CT Genealogies #1, CD#179


9. Prudence MINOR

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! Prudence MINER is the daughter of Joseph and Mary Avery. She ws the (8th)
 last child of eight, two brothers and five sisters. She is the granddauhter
 of Thomas Miner & Grace Palmer.  Joseph moved with his fathers familey from
 Nameaug  to Southeton (now Stonington Connecticut. Owing to the large
 proporion of females descendeed from Joseph, those bearing the name Miner are
 few in noumber in  comparison the the outer branches of the MINOR/?MINER
 families.  See Thomas Minor Decendants  1608-1981.


SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck
The Groton Avery Clan

W. Avery Miner, In "Prudence of Joseph," lists a 2nd marriage to Benjamin Sprague, of Lebanon, Conn.


Joseph DENISON

Father: George Denison                   Mother: Mercy Gorham


63. Thankfull DENISON

.
! Thankfull Denison had no children.


Elisha WILLIAMS

Son of Ebenezer Williams and Sarah Hammond.
Md (2) Eunice Williams, 24 Nov 1743 (three children)
Md (3) Esther Wheeler, 25 Apr 1754 (one child)_


10. Bridget MINOR

SOURCES:
The Miner Family by John A. Miner
Thomas Miner Descendants by John A. Miner
The Lyon's Whelp, Descendants of Thomas Miner by John A. Miner
One Branch of the Miner Family by Lillian Lounsberry (Miner) Selleck

FamilySearch showed this additional information:
  Burial - Place: Stonington, New London, Connecticut


Jonathan CHESEBROUGH

Son of Samuel Chesebrough (20 Nov 1660-27 Oct 1735) and Mary Ingraham.


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Sources: Miner Family


70. Anna CHESEBROUGH

She married for a second time to a Mr. Miner.  ?


72. Lucy CHESEBROUGH

Unmarried.  Will probated 25 Nov 1782.