GENERATION 10

GENERATION 9

Capt. JOSEPH WAKEMAN
born: -1670 Fairfield, CT
marr:about-1697                  
died:12-05-1726 Fairfield, CT
buried: Old Burying Ground, Fairfield, CT    
father: SAMUEL WAKEMAN
mother: HANNAH GOODYEAR
 
ELIZABETH HAWLEY
born:05-06-1679 Fairfield, CT
marr:about-1697                  
died:08-18-1753 Fairfield, CT
buried: Old Burying Ground, Fairfield, CT    
father: EBENEZER HAWLEY
mother: HESTER WARD



Biography

JOSEPH WAKEMAN was a lieutenant in December 1704, and was with the East Company Fairfield in May, 1705. In May 1708 he was Captain, replacing his brother, John, who resigned. He was Judge of Probate from January 1725 until his death. He was offered the position of Judge of the Fairfield County Court in May, 1725 but declined.

ELIZABETH HAWLEY was born on May 6, 1679 in Fairfield, Fairfield, CT. She married JOSEPH WAKEMAN about 1697. She married second Col. John Burr about 1727.

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Will of Capt. JOSEPH WAKEMAN

Will 3 Dec. 1726, proved 4 Jan. 1726/7; wife Elizabeth; son Joseph; daus. Katherine Burr, Elisabeth Burr; son Jabez; dau. Mary Wakeman; son Samuel, to be educated at College; son Stephen; gr. child Ebenezer Wakeman (his father Ebenezer had full portion); 3 for silver tumblers to Fairfield Church; 3 to Rev. Joseph Webb of Fairfield; 3 to Rev. Samuel Cooke of Stratfield.
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Will of ELIZABETH BURR

Will of Elizabeth Burr, widow, 28 June 1753, proved 27 Aug. 1753; three sons, Joseph, Jabez, and Stephen Wakeman; dau. Catherine Burr; Seth, Samuel, Daniel, Ebenezer, Nehemiah, and Charles Burr, children of dec'd dau. Elizabeth; Ellen and Elizabeth Burr, children of said dau. Elizabeth; gr. child Catherine Wakeman, dau. of dec'd son Samuel, and his daus. Hannah, Mary, amd Elizabeth, and his son Andrew; gr. son Ebenezer Wakeman, son of dec'd son Ebenezer; gr. son William Burr, son of dec'd dau. Mary; 5 each to Widow Sarah Hill and Widow Squire, both of Fairfield, and Widow French of Stratfield.

 

Children

  born marr died
all children born at Fairfield, Fairfield, CT
Ebenezer
  wife Sarah Sturgis
02-10-1698/99
07-27-1707     
 
06-24-1724     
09-25-1726     
05-15-1756     
Catherine
  husband John Burr Jr.
04-21-1700     
 
 
10-18-1722     
09-25-1753     
 
Elizabeth
  husband Seth Samuel Burr
04-19-1702     
 
 
06-    -1722     
06-16-1753     
 
Joseph
  wife Abigail Allen
05-14-1704     
06-24-1705     
 
10-31-1727     
09-23-1762     
01-01-1804     
JABEZ WAKEMAN
  wife RUTH TREADWELL
03-10-1705/06
10-29-1710     
 
06-01-1727     
10-10-1774     
 
Samuel 01-30-1708/09   young     
Mary
  husband William Burr
07-23-1710     
 
 
08-04-1736     
03-19-1741/42
 
Samuel
  wife Ruth _______
11-01-1713     
 
 
 
08-15-1752     
 
Stephen
  wife Mary Booth
  wife Sarah Jessup
03-10-1716     
06-22-1718     
07-14-1726     
 
 
01-11-1743/44
03-23-1760     
08-16-1771     
 


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