William PHELPS, Sr
(Abt 1565-1613)
(Abt 1584-)
Mrs Dover
(Abt 1586-)
William PHELPS, Jr
(Abt 1600-1673)


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Lieutenant Thomas BARBER, Jr


  • Born: 2 Mar 1643/44, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
  • Christened: 19 Jul 1644-1645, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
  • Married: 17 Dec 1663, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
  • Died: 13 Feb 1725/26, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

   Ancestral File Number: FKXF-9T. User ID: 1153.

   General Notes:

Part of the Genealogy of the Barber Family
(Handwritten by ?Col Levi Barber vs Capt Levi Barber)
First Generation
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.
?Second Generation
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.
?Third Generation
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.
Fourth Generation
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.

Digest of Early Connecticut Probate Records C W Manwaring Vol II p154-155, LDS Family Registry BARBER Samuel, Chicago Lending Library Book V-291-A, LDS Family Registry BARBER Thomas, Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Conn A3C1,IGI Marriage 7218005-13-820435 A456342-456342 A455785-455785 7022302-83-538528 and 7623117-39-1058615, Ancestral File Ver 4.10 FKXF-9T, The Connecticut Barbers A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut Donald S Barber McDowell Publications Utica NY 1992 p2, 5, The Mary and John The Story of the Founding of Dorchester Massachusetts 1630 Maude Pinney Kuhns Charles E Tuttle Co Rutland VT 1943 (CT Historical Society) p62, Family Search 2 Jul 1999 Ancestral File v4.19 AFN: FKXF-9T.

The Mary and John The Story of the Founding of Dorchester Massachusetts 1630, Maude Pinney Kuhns, Charles E Tuttle Co, Rutland VT, 1943, (CT Historical Society) p62:
p62: "Mary b 1644 m 1663 Thomas Barber (sic)." Digest of Early Connecticut Probate Records, C W Manwaring, Vol II, p154-155: "Thomas Barber, Sen., Simsbury, Taken 21 May 1713. Paid in debts and Charges, L3-s19-d02; There remains to be distributed, L484-s19-d01; Account allowed, and order to dist. as followeth: To Mary, the relict, L51-s06-d01..."

The Connecticut Barbers, A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Barber of Windsor Connecticut, Donald S Barber, McDowell Publications, Utica NY, 1992, p3: "Children of Thomas and Jane, born at Windsor:
"...3 Thomas2, bp 14 Jul 1644; m Mary Phelps..." p5: "...3. Thomas2 Barber, bp Windsor CT 14 Jul 1644; d Simsbury CT 10 May 1713; m Windsor 17 Dec 1663 Mary Phelps, b 2 Mar 1644, daughter of William Sr and Mary (Dover) Phelps.
"After Thomas and Mary were married, they lived in a house built by Thomasin Windsor. About 1670/1671 he moved his family to Simsbury along with his brother Samuel and family... p6: "Children of Thomas and Mary:
"7. John3, b 1 Nov 1664; m Mary Holcomb.
"Mary3, b 11 Jan 1666. [Ref: CHS:LBBarbour Ms]
"Sarah3, b 12 Jul 1669; d 31 Mar 1748; m 26 Nov 1701 Andrew Robe, b 30 May 1662. Sarah had no children. [Ref: CHS:LBBarbour Ms]
"Joanna3, b 1670; m/1 Simsbury 3 Jan 1710/1711 Josiah Adkins, bp 16 Jan 1686/1687, son of Thomas and Jane (Williams) Adkins; d Hartford CT 25 Jun 1713. Joanna and Josiah had no children; m/2 Benjamin Colt (d 1739), son of John and Anne (Skinner) Colt. Benjamin m/1 ____...[Ref: Benjamin's Will; CHS:LBBarbour Ms; Barbour IX:b,m; GML:Adkins Gen; CSL:Colt Gen; CHS:Colt Ms; CSL:Elmer Gen]
"Anne3, b 1671;d 15 Nov 1722; m Simsbury 4 Dec 1701 Jonathan Higley, b Windsor 16 Feb 1675, d May 1716, son of John and Hannah (Drake) Higley. [Ref: Barbour IX:m; CHS:LBBarbour Ms]
"8. Thomas3, b 7 Oct 1672; m Abigail Buel.
"9. Samuel3, b 17 May 1673; m Sarah Holcomb.
"Child3, b 1677; died young."

Genealogy of Our Barber Family 1614-1965 by Lucy James COLE Flemming
(Written by Lucy Cole Flemming (great granddaughter of Col Levi Barber from record book kept in the family and from Barber Genealogy compiled by Lillian May Wilson in 1909. Copied from LCF's handwritten account by granddaughter Linda Engle Lackore Summer 2000)...
"Thomas Barber- 2 son of Thomas Barber born 14 Jul 1644, mar 17 Dec 1663 to Mary Phelps (born 2 Mar 1644). Thomas died 10 May 1713 Simsbury Connecticut. Estate valued at L448-182-3d...
"...The children of Thomas- 2 and Mary Phelps were the following:
John b 1 Nov 1664 m Mary Holcomb
Mary b 11 Jan 1666
Sarah b 12 Jul 1669 m Andrew Robe
Joanna b 1670 m 3 Jan 1710 Josiah Adkins
Anne b 1671 m Jonathan Higley
Thomas b 7 Oct 1672 m Abigail Buel
Samuel b 7 May 1673 m Sarah Holcomb - (OUR ANCESTOR)
Child b 1677 d young."

Ancestral File v4.19: Mary PHELPS (AFN: FKXF-9T), Sex F, Born 1644, Christened 2 Mar 1644/1645 Windsor Hartford CT, Married Spouse: Thomas BARBER (AFN: FKXF-1G) 17 Dec 1663 Windsor Hartford CT, Died Abt 13 Feb 1725/1726Simsbury Hartford CT,
FKXF-9T Other Husband Sarah PINNEY (AFN:BK0Z-MR), Died Windsor Hartford Connecticut.

IGI Marriage 7218005-13-820435 13 Dec 1660 Windsor, A456342-456342 1663, A455785-455785 17 Dec 1663 Simsbury, 7022302-83-538528 MarseyPHELPS, and 7623117-39-1058615 Mar Mary PHELPS 13 ?Oct<Dec ?1606<1660/1663 Windsor Hartford Connecticut.

LDS Submission: Mrs Harriet C Larsen 73 South 4th East Logan Utah. LDS Heir: Joseph Nephi Comish c 5th GGNephew il SB, 5th GGNephew SH. Mary PHELPS Mar Thomas BARBER Mother of Samuel BARBER.

LDS Submission: Roy Wilmot Hull Cardston Alberta Canada. LDS Heir: Roy Wilmot Hull 5th Great Grandson TB/MP. Mary PHELPS Born 2 Mar 1644 Simsbury Mar Thomas BARBER 17 Dec 1663 Simsbury Died13 Feb 1725.

LDS Submission: Jesse T Warner 827 South 8th West Salt Lake City Utah. LDS Heir: Oliver Harmon 3rd Great Grandson TBSr/JC. Thomas BARBER (1) Mary PHELPS 17 Dec 1663.

   Marriage Information:

Mary married Lieutenant Thomas BARBER, Jr, son of Sergeant Thomas BARBER, Sr and Jane COGGIN, on 17 Dec 1663 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA. (Lieutenant Thomas BARBER, Jr was born on 14 Jul 1644 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA, christened on 14 Jul 1644 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, USA and died on 10 May 1713 in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.)


1 Ancestral File Ver 4.19, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998, FKXF-9T.

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