- Bef 1712
||Robert Rumsey [1, 2] |
||Bef 20 Nov 1712
||Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut 
- He m. Rachel Frost, dau. of Daniel.
He recorded a homelot, by grant from the town of Fairfield, 9 Feb 1669 [1669/70].
He conveyed land, 28 Nov. 1710, to his son Robert, and in default of heirs, to his son Benjamin.
Will 28 Nov 1710, proved 20 Nov 1712; wife Rachel; sons Benjamin, Isaac, Daniel, Robert; three daus. Rachel Hide, Abigail
Osborn, Elizabeth Barlow ; gr. dau. Hannah Rumsey; gr. s. Isaac Rumsey.
Adm'n on undivided estate granted, 5 Apr. 1756, to John Andrews. On 19 Apr. 1756, a part of Robert's estate which was intestate was ordered divided among the seven heirs (or their representatives), Benjamin, Isaac, Daniel, Robert, Rachel, Abigail, Elizabeth. 
||13 Mar 2017 |
||Rachel Frost, b. Bef 1650 |
| ||1. Benjamin Rumsey, b. Abt 1667, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut , d. 3 Nov 1732, Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut (Age ~ 65 years)|
| ||2. Rachel Rumsey, b. 6 Oct 1671, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut , d. 14 Jun 1738, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut (Age 66 years)|
| ||3. Isaac Rumsey, d. Dec |
| ||4. Daniel Rumsey, d. Dec |
| ||5. Abigail Rumsey, b. Abt 1680, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut , d. 5 Aug 1724, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut (Age ~ 44 years)|
| ||6. Robert Rumsey, d. Dec |
| ||7. Elizabeth Rumsey, b. Abt 1686, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut , d. 10 Feb 1752, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut (Age ~ 66 years)|
||14 Mar 2017 |
- [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:510.
- [S8566] Josephine C. Frost, (Frederick H. Hitchcock, New York, 1912), p. 391.