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Thomas Rockwell

Male Abt 1672 - 1712  (~ 40 years)


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  • Name Thomas Rockwell  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1672  Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Jun 1712  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Notes 
    • Boughton names Jonathan as a son of John Rockwell, Jr. rather than John Sr. and Elizabeth Weed
      Children: Sarah, Thomas, John, Jabez

      The first record of Thomas Rockwell found on the Norwalk records (see Hall's History of Norwalk, page 87) is that of a list of voters of the town dated Dec. 4, 1694; his wife, Sarah, married, second, Richard Osborn. His estate is mentioned in the Fairfield probate records. [1, 5, 6]
    Person ID I21692  Mindrum
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2015 

    Father John Rockwell,   b. Abt 1621, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Mar 1673/74, Rye, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Weed,   d. Dec 
    Family ID F12468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Resco,   d. Dec 
    Married 9 Dec 1703  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Sarah Rockwell,   b. 21 Oct 1704, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Rockwell, Jr.,   b. 13 Dec 1708, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1789  (Age 80 years)
     3. John Rockwell,   b. 1 Sep 1709, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1737, St. Eustacius Island, West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. Jabez Rockwell,   b. 18 Mar 1712, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1757  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F13078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S292] A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, James Boughton, A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, (1903), p. 8.

    2. [S5293] Kenneth W. Rockwell, The Rockwell Family in Fairfield County, Connecticut and beyond: Some of the descendants of John Rockwell, an early settler of Stamford, Connecticut,, (Third Edition, 2009), p. 28.

    3. [S292] A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, James Boughton, A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, (1903), p. 8, probably bat 1667.

    4. [S5293] Kenneth W. Rockwell, The Rockwell Family in Fairfield County, Connecticut and beyond: Some of the descendants of John Rockwell, an early settler of Stamford, Connecticut,, (Third Edition, 2009), p. 29.

    5. [S292] A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, James Boughton, A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn, 1639, (1903), p. 12.

    6. [S5293] Kenneth W. Rockwell, The Rockwell Family in Fairfield County, Connecticut and beyond: Some of the descendants of John Rockwell, an early settler of Stamford, Connecticut,, (Third Edition, 2009), p. 29-30.