Theophilis Redfield Jr

6 September 1718–14 February 1759 (Age 40)
Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Theophilis

When Theophilis Redfield Jr was born on 6 September 1718, in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, his father, Theophilus Redfield Sr, was 36 and his mother, Priscilla Grinnell, was 29. He married Mary Buell in 1740, in Killingworth, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He died on 14 February 1759, in his hometown, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Theophilis Redfield Jr
Martha Crane
Marriage: December 1749
Philip Redfield
Constant Redfield
Mary Redfield
Elias Redfield
Martha Redfield
Nathan Redfield

Spouse and Children

December 1749
Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

Name Meaning

Apparently an English habitational name from any of several places so named in Scotland and England.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Theophilus Redfield in entry for Mary Buell, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Theophalis Redfield, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Theophilus Redfield in entry for Levi Redfield, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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