Elizabeth Hobby

4 January 1662–15 September 1713 (Age 51)
Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hobby was born on 4 January 1662, in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Hobby Sr, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Gray, was 20. She married Ebenezer Pringle about 1681, in New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 15 September 1713, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Pringle
1661–1740
Elizabeth Hobby
1662–1713
Marriage: about 1681
Thomas Morehouse
1666–1748
Enos Prindle
1700–1724
Sarah Prindle
1681–1720
Ebenezer Pringle Jr.
1682–1757
Joseph Prindle
1682–1772
Elizabeth Prindle
1688–1785
Sarah Prindle
1696–1775
Sarah Prindle
1702–
Benjamin Prindle
1704–1733
Nathan Prindle
1704–1746
Jonathan Prindle
1704–1778
Johnathon Prindle
1704–1736
Ephraim Prindle Sr
1707–1760
Jehoshaphat Prindle
1709–1812
Elizabeth Prindle
1711–1785

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1681
New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(15)

    Thomas Morehouse

    Male1666–1748Male

    Sarah Prindle

    Female1681–1720Female

    Male1682–1757Male

    Joseph Prindle

    Male1682–1772Male

    Elizabeth Prindle

    Female1688–1785Female

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

English:1. nickname from Middle English hobi ‘hobby’, a small falcon, or from the same word denoting a small horse. 2. habitational name from Hoby in Leicestershire, named with Old English hōh ‘spur of a hill’ + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
  • Family Data Collection - Marriages

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