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John Spencer (1715 - 1796)

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John Spencer
Born in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 4 Nov 1741 [location unknown]
Husband of — married 17 Jul 1743 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticutmap
Profile last modified 16 Jan 2020 | Created 24 Oct 2017 | Last significant change: 16 Jan 2020
10:15: Rick Pierpont edited the data for John Spencer (1715-1796). (Merged Spencer-19636 into Spencer-15766: Clear duplicate.) [Thank Rick for this]
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John Spencer


24 SEP 1715 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA [1]


6 FEB 1796 Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Age: 80


04 NOV 1741
Wife: Elizabeth Taylor
17 JUL 1743 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Wife: Thankful Easton
Child: Elizabeth Spencer
Child: Martha Spencer
Child: Mary Spencer
Child: John Spencer
Child: Benjamin Spencer UNKNOWN
Child: Dorcas Spencer
Child: Theodore Spencer
Child: Rebecca Spencer
Child: Samuel Spencer
Child: George Spencer
Child: Isabel Spencer


  1. "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018), John Spencer, 24 Sep 1715; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown. no parents listed
  • Families of Early Hartford, CT pg 425 da of John Spencer
  • Ullmann, Helen Schatvet. Hartford District Probate Records, from 1750, as Abstracted by Lucius Barnes Barbour, from Volume 25 (1793-1800), Connecticut Nutmegger (Connecticut Society of Genealogists, Glastonbury, Conn., June 2013) Vol. 46, No. 1, Page 42-3.
  • Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Records and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934
  • Jacobus, Donald Lines. The Four Spencer Brothers. The American Genealogist. 27 (April 1951): pp. 79-87.
  • O'Maxfield, Karen. List of Burials, Center Church Burying Ground, Hartford, Connecticut Publication: Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003; Talcott, M. K.. List of Burials, or "Sexton's List", of the Center Church Burying Ground, Hartford. Hartford, CT, USA: Connecticut Quarterly, 1898-1899.
  • The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records - White, Lorraine Cook, ed. (Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1994-2002) Vol. 1-55.

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