Joshua Willes

1672–1742 (Age 69)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Joshua

When Joshua Willes was born on 10 April 1672, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Joshua WELLES, was 26 and his mother, Asubah (Lampson) LAMSON, was 22. He married Elizabeth Skinner on 12 May 1697, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 25 January 1742, in Tolland, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 69, and was buried in South Yard Cemetery, Tolland, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Willes
1672–1742
Elizabeth Skinner
1669–1707
Marriage: 12 May 1697
Elizabeth Willes
1698–1707
Joshua Willes Jr
1700–1767
Mary Willes
1700–1700
Jonathan Willes
1703–1768
Lamson Willes
1706–1776

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 May 1697
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • Joshua WELLES

    Male1646–1721Male

  • Asubah (Lampson) LAMSON

    Female1650–1676Female

siblings

(2)

  • Jonathan WILLES

    Male1671–Male

  • Male1672–1742Male

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wills .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joshua in entry for Joshua Wills, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Joshua in entry for Mary Willis, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Joshua Wills, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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