John Arnold

10 February 1675–8 August 1745 (Age 70)
Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of John

When John Arnold was born on 10 February 1675, in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, his father, William Ramsden, was 19 and his mother, Mary Bowley, was 21. He married Elizabeth Cross on 8 April 1702, in Windham, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 8 August 1745, in his hometown, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John Arnold
Elizabeth Cross
Marriage: 8 April 1702
Gideon Arnold
Abigail Arnold
Ann Arnold

Spouse and Children

8 April 1702
Windham, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • John Ramsden, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
  • John in entry for Abigall Arnold, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • John Arnold in entry for Gideon Arnold, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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