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Joseph Keeler

Male 1683 - 1757  (74 years)


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  • Name Joseph Keeler  [1, 2
    Born 1683  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1757  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • He was a carpenter, and as early as 1715, by a town meeting, he was appointed to repair the meeting house, and in 1716 he was elected lister and sealer of weights and measures, and Dec. 20, 1723, surveyor; and in 1725, one of a committee to fix the line betwixt Norwalk and Ridgefield. In 1735 he was a Justice of the Peace and the town miller, and for several years afterwards. [3]
    Person ID I22376  Mindrum
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2015 

    Father Samuel Keeler,   b. Abt 1655, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1713, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Sarah St. John,   b. 18 Jan 1659/60, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1714, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 10 Mar 1681/2  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F12784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Whitney,   b. Abt 1684,   d. 17 Mar 1763, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rachel Keeler,   b. 4 Oct 1706, Norwalk or Wilton, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Keeler,   b. 18 Nov 1708, Norwalk or Wilton, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Nov 1769  (Age < 61 years)
     3. Sarah Keeler,   b. 22 Sep 1710, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Joseph Keeler, Jr.,   b. 8 Apr 1713
     5. Isaac Keeler,   b. Abt 1715, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Martin Keeler,   b. 17 May 1717, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1765, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     7. Lot Keeler,   b. 26 Feb 1719, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Paul Keeler,   b. Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1787, South Salem, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Silas Keeler,   b. 3 Dec 1724, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1774  (Age 49 years)
     10. John Keeler,   b. 11 Jan 1726, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1782  (Age 55 years)
     11. Elijah Keeler,   b. 17 Mar 1727, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F13110  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. 9.

    2. [S286] S. Whitney Phoenix, The Whitney Family of Connecticut, (1878), p. 16.

    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).

    4. [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. 6, 10 Mar 1682.

    5. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:357.

    6. [S2761] Wesley B. Keeler, Keeler Family: Ralph Keeler of Norwalk, CT and some of his descendants, (Gateway Press, 1985), p. 7.