Margaret b. Jan 17 1674/5 d. Sep 9 1751 m. Mar 20 1706/7 Timothy Root, b. abt 1681, d. Cape Breton in 1713. s. of Sephen (John) and Sarah (Wadsworth); m. Jan 22 1718/19 John Rew Farmington Conn. Children by Timothy
Jonathan b. Dec 1707 m. Ruth, m. Esther Wadsworth m. Susanna Day
Stephen b. Mar 18 1711 m. Jan 19 1740/1 Sarah Hart
Timothy b. 1713 m. Dec 6 1739 Mary Hart
Richard b. Feb 11 1676/7 d. Canaan Conn 1747-1753, m. Mary Wilson Mar 25 1688, cau of John Wilson (robert) and Lydia Cole.
Jonathan b. Jan 10 1678 d. young
Nathaniel b. Nov 6 1680 d. young
Zachariah b. Jan 10 1684/5
John was made a freeman in 1667, and was an active and influential man. In 1670 he and his wife owned the covenant at the Second Church in Hartford, and on March 31, 1678 they were admitted to full communion.
↑ Jacobus, D. Lines. (1939). A history of the Seymour family: descendants of Richard Seymour of Hartford, Connecticut, for six generations ; with extensive amplification of the lines deriving from his son John Seymour of Hartford. New Haven, Conn.: [Printed by the Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor company]. pg 33-40. https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89058583543;view=1up;seq=63
Talcott, Mary K, The Original Proprietors (Originally printed in "The Memorial History of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884", by James Hammond Trumbull. Reprinted by Society of The Descendants of the Founders of Hartford, Inc., 1986.)
Lucius Barnes Barbour, Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977 reprint).
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree:
Denny Seymour :
Family Tree DNA Y-DNA Test 111 markers, haplogroup R-BY3298, FTDNA kit #108347 +
Y-Chromosome Test 419 markers, haplogroup R-Y20344