- Born: 1 Dec 1657, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
- Married: 25 Jun 1676, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
- Died: 13 Nov 1731, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Ancestral File Number: 3DPB-5B.
The Connecticut Barbers, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut, Donald S Barber, McDowell Publications, Utica NY, 1992, p2:
"Children of Thomas and Jane, born at Windsor:
"...4 Samuel, bp 1 Oct 1648; m/1 Mary Coggins; m/2 Ruth Drake..."
Part of the Genealogy of the Barber Family
(Handwritten by ?Col Levi Barber vs Capt Levi Barber)
Thomas Barber of Mildred Bradstreet England aged 21 years, sailed from London England, in March 1635 in the ship 'Christian' for America after taking the oath of Allegiance and Subservience, resided in Dorchester Massachusetts afterwards in Windsor Connecticut, was engaged in teh Pequot war under Stoughton, his wife's name Jane, who with her husband both died in 1662. Thomas and Jane had 6 children.
1st Samuel Barber, son of Thomas and Jane Barber, born in 1648 married 1st wife Mary Cousins or Mary Long, 2nd wife * Drake daughter of John Drake. He had two children by his first wife and two by his last wife.
2nd Samuel Barber, son of 1st Samuel and Mary Barber, born 1673, married Mercy Holcomb. They had six children, 4 sons and 2 daughters, who removed with their widowed mother, from Windsor to West Simsbury, now Canton, Connecticut in 1738. Mercy Holcomb Barber at the time of the removal was 47 years old. She was 18 years younger than her husband and died in 1787 aged 96 years.
3rd Samuel Barber (Dr) born in 1713, died in 1797, 1st wife Tryphena Humphrey; wnd wife Hannah Humphrey, each wife bore 7 children; Tryphena died aged 30 years; Hannah died aged 93 years, the 3rd Samuel Barber was the son of the 2nd Samuel Barber and Mercy Barber.
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 3DPB-5B Ruth DRAKE Born 1 Dec 1657 Windsor Mar Samuel BARBER 25 Jun 1676 Windsor Died 13 Nov 1731 Windsor Hartford Connecticut.
Ruth married Samuel BARBER, son of Sergeant Thomas BARBER, Sr and Jane COGGIN, on 25 Jun 1676 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA. (Samuel BARBER was born on 1 Oct 1648 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA, christened on 1 Oct 1648 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA and died on 12 Mar 1707/08 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.)