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Nicholas Olmstead

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Captain Nicholas Olmstead aka Olmsted
Born about in Fairstead, Essex, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Fairstead, Essexmap
Husband of — married in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutmap
Died in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutmap
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Categories: Puritan Great Migration | Lyon, sailed June 22, 1632.

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Migration-1: 1632, London to Boston on the Lyon Migration-2: 1634, to Hartford, Hartford Co., CT Military: 1675, King Philip's War, Capt. of Dragoons, Hartford, CT

f/o Sarah OLMSTEAD GATES h/o Mary ----- LORD Nicholas OLMSTEAD was Captain of the Dragoons raised in Hartford, Hartford Co, CT for active service in King Philip's War, 1675. Parents: James Olmstead (1580 - 1640)

Joyce Cornish Olmstead (____ - 1621)

Spouse: Sarah Loomis Olmstead (1617 - 1689)* Children: Joseph Olmsted (____ - 1726)*

Elizabeth Olmstead Butler (1642 - 1681)* Samuel Olmsted (1653 - 1726)*

Burial: Unknown

Created by: Carol STEVENS Record added: Apr 09, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 35680049


  • The Great Migration Begins Immigrants to New England 1620-1633
  • New England Marriages Prior to 1700
  • Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines Vol. II
  • Genealogy of the Olmstead Family in America
  • James Savage Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England
  • Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut
  • Colonial Families of United States
  • Descendants of Joseph Loomis
  • U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications,1889-1970 Original data - Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Louisville, Kentucky: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Microfilm, 508 rolls.


This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.


15 FEB 1611/12
Fairsted, Essex Co, England

Imported only 15 FEB 1611 from Birth Date and marked as uncertain.



Fact 1

Captain of Dragoons raised for King Philip's War



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