John CASE, Sr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1616 - 1704  (88 years)


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  • Name John CASE 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1615-1616  Gravesend, Kent, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    AFN 31MD-M2 
    Died 21 Feb 1704  Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17036  Carney Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2007 

    Father John CASE,   b. Abt 1586, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth PURCHASE,   b. Abt 1595, Gravesend, Kent, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F8618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah SPENCER,   b. 7 Mar 1636, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1691, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married Bef 17 Aug 1656  Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Surety:0
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth CASE,   b. Sep 1658, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1718, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     2. Mary CASE,   b. 22 Jun 1660, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1725, Farmington, New Haven, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. John CASE, Jr.,   b. 5 Nov 1662, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1733, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. William James CASE,   b. 5 Jun 1665, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1700, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     5. Samuel CASE,   b. 1 Jun 1667, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1725, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Richard CASE,   b. 27 Aug 1669, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1746, Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. Bartholomew CASE,   b. 1 Oct 1670, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1725, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     8. Joseph CASE,   b. 6 Apr 1674, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1748, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     9. Sarah CASE,   b. 14 Aug 1676, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1704, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     10. Abigail CASE,   b. 4 May 1682, Simsbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1714  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F8041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth MOORE,   b. 1638, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1728, Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married Aft Dec 1682 
    Notes 
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    • Surety:2
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F8446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIOGRAPHY: Reference: 974.6 Cutter, C991, V.2 pp 795-796, V.3 pp 1674-1682 "Commemorative Biographical record of Hartford Co. Connecticut" p 524 John Case, the founder of the Case family in america was born in Aylesham, England in 1616, the year that William Shakespeare died. He sailed from Gravesend, England, sep 2 1635 on the ship Dorset and landed at Newport, R.I., but settled in Windsor, CT. He spent some years in Newton on Long Island, but in 1656 he returned to CT and in 1667 settled in Simsbury, formerly know as Massaco. In 1657 he married Sarah. John Case was recoginzed for his moral influence as well as his business integrity.
      BIOGRAPHY: John was a farmer and a landowner, came to America in 1635, settling at Hartford, CT. He moved to Newtown, Long Island, but returned to CT and settled in the town of Windsor in 1656. He was one of the founders of Simsbury, in 1669. John had a brother Richard at Hartford, residing there in 1660. The family of John joined the church at Farmington 4 Jul 1693 (Church Records at Farmington), and was made Constable of "Massacco' in 1669, the first in the town. In 1670 he was appointed to the general court of Simsbury.

    Born:
    • Birth Surety: 2

    Died:
    • Death Surety: 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S943] Ancestrial File/Family Search, (Familysearch.org/) (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.).

    2. [S938] Robert Sheldon Telford, Robert Sheldon Telford.

    3. [S942] Spencer - Huxley (online), Compiled by Stephen M. Lawson,, (13 Apr 1998, http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/spencer.htm).

    4. [S939] Associated Families of Gregory D. Maxwell, Compiled by Gregory D. Maxfield, (http://www.pacifier.com/!gregdm/ Lincoln, Henry Spencer).

    5. [S962] Descendants of William Case, Daniel E. Case, (http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/c/a/s/Daniel-E-Case/GENNE5-0001.html).

    6. [SAuth] Jim Carney, compiled by James H Carney [(E-ADDRESS), & MAILING ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Minyama, Queensland 4575 AUSTRALIA.

    7. [S260] Aldermans in America, Parker pg 18, Parker, William Alderman.

    8. [S261] Register Report, Sam Behling, (http://www.genweb.net/~samcasey/).