Dorothy Talcott

20 February 1666–28 March 1696 (Age 30)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Dorothy

When Dorothy Talcott was born on 20 February 1666, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Talcott, was 35 and her mother, Helena Wakeman, was 33. She married Capt. Thomas Stoughton on 31 December 1691, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 28 March 1696, in her hometown, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

Capt. Thomas Stoughton
1662–1748
Dorothy Talcott
1666–1696
Marriage: 31 December 1691
Mary Stoughton
1692–1783

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1691
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained. The name has all but died out in Britain, but thrives in North America. Possible origins that have been proposed include:2 Norman habitational name from Taillecourt in France.3 topographic name from Middle English tile ‘tile’ + cot ‘cottage’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Dorithi Talcott, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Dorithi Talcott, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Dorethy, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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