||John Wakeman migrated to New England during the Puritan Great Migration (1620-1640).|
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John Wakeman was baptized in 29 Mar 1601 in Bewdley, Worcester, England, son of Francis and Anne (Goode) Wakeman.
He married 28 Jan 1628/9 in Bewdley Elizabeth dau of William Hopkins and Helen Vicaris.
He died in 1660/61 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. He was buried 21 October 1661.
" ... Will dated 18 Jun 1660, inventory taken 14 Sep 1661 mentions, among others, "... I give unto daughter Helina, wife to John Talcott ...and to ech of their three children ... namely unto John, Elizabeth and Samuel ... to my son Samuell Wakeman's two sons, namely, Samuell and John ... my daughter Kitchell's daughter Elizabeth ..."
A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records compiled by Chas Wm Manwaring, vol 1, publ 1904, pg 158
Note the following narrative - "Ellen-Elinor-Helena, Wife of Henry Glover of New Haven, CT" by Paul W. Prindle, F. A. S. G. in The American Genealogist vol 48, 1972, p 209-210 has an error in that it mistakes Joseph for John - " ... Will dated 18 Jun 1660 mentions, among others, his daughter Helena, wife of Joseph Talcott [is this an error - should be John Talcott] of Hartford, his cousin [i.e. nephew] John Walker ..."
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On 18 Sep 2017 at 05:14 GMT Beryl Meehan wrote:
On 4 Dec 2015 at 22:11 GMT Teriann Wakeman wrote:
He was on a list of freemen of the Courte of New Haven held on June, 4, 1639
He was a signer of articles of agreement for both church and state of the colony of New Haven
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