Ancestors of Benjamin Durkee

Generation No. 1

1. Benjamin Durkee, born November 13, 1812 in Connecticut; died 1883 in Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. He was the son of 2. Silas Durkee and 3. Hester "Betsey" Hinman. He married (1) Isabella McCann August 22, 1839. She was born May 17, 1815 in Waterford Township, Camden Co., New Jersey, and died November 20, 1854 in Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.

Generation No. 2

2. Silas Durkee, born February 25, 1775 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died October 14, 1841 in French Creek, Chautauqua Co., New York. He was the son of 4. Benjamin Durkee and 5. Susanna Clark. He married 3. Hester "Betsey" Hinman August 10, 1800.

3. Hester "Betsey" Hinman, born November 16, 1784 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut; died October 07, 1869 in Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of 6. Michael Hinman and 7. Sarah Hurd.

Children of Silas Durkee and Hester Hinman are:

i. Orlando Durkee, born August 11, 1801 in Augusta, Oneida, New York; married Lucy Ellithorp January 15, 1824.

ii. Maria Durkee, born February 09, 1803; married Annanias R. Sogg.

iii. Lucinda Durkee, born August 21, 1804; died September 06, 1850; married Moses Wheeler.

iv. Polly Ann Durkee, born February 20, 1806; married Willard Muzzy.

v. Samuel Chandler Durkee, born October 11, 1807; died in Jefferson County, New York.

vi. Julia Durkee, born April 28, 1809; married Leon Lamphear August 18, 1848.

vii. Eunice Durkee, born April 29, 1811; died September 1847; married Melcanton Muzzy.

1 viii. Benjamin Durkee, born November 13, 1812 in Connecticut; died 1883 in Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minnesota; married Isabella McCann August 22, 1839.

ix. Alexis Durkee, born August 13, 1814; died December 31, 1893; married Louis Jane Hackett.

x. Charles Durkee, born September 25, 1819; died October 02, 1836.

 

Generation No. 3

4. Benjamin Durkee (Source: Bernice Gunderson, Society of Durkee Genealogy; The Durkee Register; Dept. of Interior letter 1929.), born August 18, 1745 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 07, 1812 in Augusta, Oneida Co., New York. He was the son of 8. Robert Durkee and 9. Hester/Esther Warren. He married 5. Susanna Clark October 01, 1766 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

5. Susanna Clark, born April 22, 1747; died December 27, 1833.

Children of Benjamin Durkee and Susanna Clark are:

i. Joseph Durkee, born August 16, 1767; married Fanny Camp.

ii. Abigail Durkee, born August 31, 1769.

iii. Harvey Durkee, born November 18, 1770; married Sarah Hurd.

iv. Robert Durkee, born December 13, 1772; married Patience Hurd.

2 v. Silas Durkee, born February 25, 1775 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died October 14, 1841 in French Creek, Chautauqua Co., New York; married Hester "Betsey" Hinman August 10, 1800.

vi. Justus Durkee, born October 20, 1777; married Rachel Smith.

vii. Abigai Abryal Durkee, born February 29, 1780; married Samuel Chandler.

viii. Alexander Clark Durkee, born May 23, 1781; died 1856; married Betsy F. Black.

ix. Susana Durkee, born August 09, 1783; married Elias Gilbert.

x. Polly Ann Durkee, born October 22, 1785; died 1840; married Joel Brigham; born Abt. 1780; died Abt. 1837.

xi. Sarah Durkee, born February 17, 1787; married Asa Munn; born Abt. 1785.

xii. Julany Julia Durkee, born October 06, 1790.

 

6. Michael Hinman, born August 20, 1748 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died September 27, 1830 in Chautauqua Co., New York. He was the son of 12. Ebenezer Hinman and 13. Obedience Jennings. He married 7. Sarah Hurd October 28, 1778 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut.

7. Sarah Hurd, born July 15, 1753 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 23, 1826 in Pomfret,Chautauqua Co., New York. She was the daughter of 14. Peter Hurd and 15. Sarah Squire.

Child of Michael Hinman and Sarah Hurd is:

3 i. Hester "Betsey" Hinman, born November 16, 1784 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut; died October 07, 1869 in Pennsylvania; married Silas Durkee August 10, 1800.

 

Generation No. 4

8. Robert Durkee, born December 10, 1713 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut; died June 28, 1771 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 16. Thomas Durkee and 17. Elizabeth Ford. He married 9. Hester/Esther Warren April 25, 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut.

9. Hester/Esther Warren, born December 09, 1721 in Plainfield, Connecticut (Source: Some Descendants of ARTHUR WARREN of Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, by Warren Woden Foster, M.D., pub. 1911; Merritt Warren, Creighton NB 11-4-98.); died 1780 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of 18. David Warren and 19. Patience Thomson.

Children of Robert Durkee and Hester/Esther Warren are:

i. Heste/Esther Durkee, born April 14, 1739 in Windham, Connecticut; died May 1739 in Windham, Connecticut.

ii. David Durkee, born February 06, 1739/40; married Mary Warner; born Abt. 1742; died 1816.

iii. Joseph Durkee, born April 30, 1743.

4 iv. Benjamin Durkee, born August 18, 1745 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 07, 1812 in Augusta, Oneida Co., New York; married Susanna Clark October 01, 1766 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

v. Sarah Durkee, born November 03, 1749.

vi. Eunice Durkee, born June 16, 1751; married Aaron Olds; born Abt. 1750.

vii. Asa Durkee, born December 28, 1754; died 1778.

viii. Sarah Durkee, born August 05, 1757; married Samuel Slade; born Abt. 1755.

ix. Lois Durkee, born Bef. June 1761; married William Ingram; born Abt. 1760; died Abt. 1810.

 

12. Ebenezer Hinman, born October 05, 1709 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died November 18, 1795 in Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 24. Edward Hinman and 25. Hannah Burroughs. He married 13. Obedience Jennings June 04, 1739 in Fairfield Connecticut.

13. Obedience Jennings, born Abt. 1719 in Fairfield Connecticut; died December 15, 1812 in Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of 26. Michael Jennings and 27. Elizabeth Jackson.

Child of Ebenezer Hinman and Obedience Jennings is:

6 i. Michael Hinman, born August 20, 1748 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died September 27, 1830 in Chautauqua Co., New York; married Sarah Hurd October 28, 1778 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut.

 

14. Peter Hurd, born November 1724 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1771 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 28. David Hurd and 29. Abigail Curtis. He married 15. Sarah Squire December 25, 1745 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

15. Sarah Squire, born February 03, 1719/20 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1794 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut. She was the daughter of 30. Thomas Squire and 31. Hannah Welton.

Child of Peter Hurd and Sarah Squire is:

7 i. Sarah Hurd, born July 15, 1753 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 23, 1826 in Pomfret,Chautauqua Co., New York; married Michael Hinman October 28, 1778 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut.

 

Generation No. 5

16. Thomas Durkee, born Abt. 1666 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died Abt. 1757 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 32. William Durkee (Durgy) and 33. Martha Cross. He married 17. Elizabeth Ford March 05, 1700/01 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

17. Elizabeth Ford, born November 02, 1667 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts; died July 28, 1727 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of 34. Andrew Ford and 35. Ellinor (Ellyn) Lovell.

Children of Thomas Durkee and Elizabeth Ford are:

i. Nathaniel Durkee, born 1701.

ii. Elizabeth Durkee, born 1703.

iii. Thomas Durkee, born 1705.

iv. Joseph Durkee, born 1707.

v. Benjamin Durkee, born February 06, 1710/11.

8 vi. Robert Durkee, born December 10, 1713 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut; died June 28, 1771 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; married Hester/Esther Warren April 25, 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut.

vii. Andrew Durkee, born February 02, 1714/15.

viii. Solomon Durkee, born December 14, 1717.

ix. James Durkee, born June 03, 1721.

x. Nathan Durkee, born December 27, 1725.

 

18. David Warren (Source: World Family Tree Vol 12, Pedigree 2547 and 2128.), born April 04, 1696 in Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; died October 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 36. Jacob Warren II and 37. Abigail Haines. He married 19. Patience Thomson March 24, 1718/19 in Plainfield, Connecticut.

19. Patience Thomson She was the daughter of 38. Thomas Thomson.

Children of David Warren and Patience Thomson are:

9 i. Hester/Esther Warren, born December 09, 1721 in Plainfield, Connecticut; died 1780 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; married Robert Durkee April 25, 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut.

ii. Martha Warren, born March 14, 1729/30.

iii. Patience Warren, born August 20, 1727.

iv. Lucy Warren, born June 18, 1730.

v. Delight Warren, born May 29, 1733.

vi. Sarah Warren, born July 07, 1738.

 

24. Edward Hinman, born January 1671/72 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died in Trumbull, Connecticut. He was the son of 48. Edward Hinman I and 49. Hannah Stiles. He married 25. Hannah Burroughs Abt. 1700 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

25. Hannah Burroughs, born August 14, 1678 in Jamaica, Long Island, New York; died August 25, 1777 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of 50. Edward Burrows and 51. Mary Higby.

Children of Edward Hinman and Hannah Burroughs are:

12 i. Ebenezer Hinman, born October 05, 1709 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died November 18, 1795 in Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut; married Obedience Jennings June 04, 1739 in Fairfield Connecticut.

ii. John Hinman (Source: Roger I. Hovey, descendant, correspondent through World Family Tree connection, April 9, 1998.), born February 04, 1712/13 in Trumbull, Connecticut; died Abt. 1797 in Woodbury, Connecticut; married Eunice Curtis Abt. 1747; born October 03, 1722 in Stratford, Connecticut; died Abt. 1753.

 

26. Michael Jennings, born December 03, 1693 in Fairfield Connecticut; died April 1727 in Fairfield Connecticut. He was the son of 52. Samuel Jennings and 53. Sarah Grumman. He married 27. Elizabeth Jackson March 06, 1716/17 in Fairfield Connecticut.

27. Elizabeth Jackson She was the daughter of 54. Moses Jackson and 55. Hannah Trowbridge.

Child of Michael Jennings and Elizabeth Jackson is:

13 i. Obedience Jennings, born Abt. 1719 in Fairfield Connecticut; died December 15, 1812 in Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut; married Ebenezer Hinman June 04, 1739 in Fairfield Connecticut.

 

28. David Hurd, born July 06, 1701 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 06, 1753 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of 56. Benjamin Hurd and 57. Sarah Kimberley. He married 29. Abigail Curtis January 06, 1723/24 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

29. Abigail Curtis, born February 29, 1703/04 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1787. She was the daughter of 58. John Curtis and 59. Johanna Burr.

Child of David Hurd and Abigail Curtis is:

14 i. Peter Hurd, born November 1724 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1771 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; married Sarah Squire December 25, 1745 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

 

30. Thomas Squire, born 1680. He was the son of 60. Thomas Squire and 61. Elizabeth Grumman. He married 31. Hannah Welton September 30, 1704 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

31. Hannah Welton, born April 01, 1683 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut. She was the daughter of 62. John Welton and 63. Mary Upson.

Child of Thomas Squire and Hannah Welton is:

15 i. Sarah Squire, born February 03, 1719/20 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1794 in Washington,Litchfield Co.,Connecticut; married Peter Hurd December 25, 1745 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

 

Generation No. 6

32. William Durkee (Durgy) (Source: The Durkee Ledger; Windham, Conn. Vital Records, Bernice Gunderson-Society of Durkee Genealogy.), born Abt. 1632 in County Meath, Ireland; died Abt. 1704 in Ipswich, Massachusetts. He married 33. Martha Cross December 20, 1664 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

33. Martha Cross (Source: Society of Genealogy of Durkee, Bernice Gunderson & Robin K. Durkee.), born December 15, 1643 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died January 11, 1726/27 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Robert Cross and Anna (Hannah) Jordan.

Children of William (Durgy) and Martha Cross are:

i. Henry Durkee

ii. Jane Durkee

iii. Mary Durkee

iv. Mercy Durkee

v. John Durkee, born January 03, 1663/64 in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts; died September 11, 1739 in Windham, Connecticut; married Elizabeth Parsons; born Aft. 1664; died September 23, 1711 in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

16 vi. Thomas Durkee, born Abt. 1666 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died Abt. 1757 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; married (1) Rebecca Lamb; married (2) Elizabeth Ford March 05, 1700/01 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

vii. Martha Durkee, born August 1668 in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts; died January 30, 1747/48 in Hampton, Connecticut; married Thomas Fuller.

viii. Elizabeth Durkee, born Abt. 1670.

ix. William Durkee, born 1672.

x. Anna Durkee, born 1680.

 

34. Andrew Ford, born 1632 in England. He was the son of John Ford. He married 35. Ellinor (Ellyn) Lovell 1650 in Weymouth, Massachusetts.

35. Ellinor (Ellyn) Lovell, born 1633. She was the daughter of Robert Lovell.

Child of Andrew Ford and Ellinor Lovell is:

17 i. Elizabeth Ford, born November 02, 1667 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts; died July 28, 1727 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut; married Thomas Durkee March 05, 1700/01 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

 

36. Jacob Warren II (Source: Some Descendants of ARTHUR WARREN of Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, by Warren Woden Foster, M.D., pub. 1911; Merritt Warren, Creighton NB), born October 26, 1668 in Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; died September 03, 1727 in Plainfield, Connecticut. He was the son of Jacob Warren I and Mary Hildreth. He married 37. Abigail Haines Abt. 1688.

37. Abigail Haines (Source: World Family Tree, Vol 12, Pedigree # 2128.), born 1667.

Children of Jacob Warren and Abigail Haines are:

i. Sarah Warren, born March 03, 1688/89.

ii. Jacob Warren, born July 13, 1691.

iii. Elizabeth Warren, born June 07, 1693.

18 iv. David Warren, born April 04, 1696 in Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; died October 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut; married Patience Thomson March 24, 1718/19 in Plainfield, Connecticut.

v. Joseph Warren, born Bef. January 19, 1699/00; died Aft. January 1699/00.

vi. Joseph Warren, born August 04, 1701.

vii. John Warren, born January 31, 1702/03.

viii. Mary Warren, born January 11, 1705/06.

ix. Abigail Warren, born September 09, 1708.

x. Priscilla Warren, born October 06, 1711.

 

38. Thomas Thomson

Child of Thomas Thomson is:

19 i. Patience Thomson, married David Warren March 24, 1718/19 in Plainfield, Connecticut.

 

48. Edward Hinman I (Source: World Family Tree Vol 2, Pedigree 3412.), born 1627; died November 26, 1681 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He married 49. Hannah Stiles Abt. 1652 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

49. Hannah Stiles, born 1637; died Abt. 1677 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Francis Stiles and Sarah or Joan.

Child of Edward Hinman and Hannah Stiles is:

24 i. Edward Hinman, born January 1671/72 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died in Trumbull, Connecticut; married Hannah Burroughs Abt. 1700 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

 

50. Edward Burrows, died March 1704/05 in Jamaica, Long Island, New York. He married 51. Mary Higby Abt. 1676.

51. Mary Higby, born Abt. 1655; died 1712 in Monmouth New Jersey. She was the daughter of Edward Higby and Jedidah Skidmore.

Child of Edward Burrows and Mary Higby is:

25 i. Hannah Burroughs, born August 14, 1678 in Jamaica, Long Island, New York; died August 25, 1777 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; married Edward Hinman Abt. 1700 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

 

52. Samuel Jennings, born Abt. 1656; died 1732 in Fairfield Connecticut. He was the son of Joshua Jennings and Mary Williams. He married 53. Sarah Grumman Abt. 1691.

53. Sarah Grumman

Child of Samuel Jennings and Sarah Grumman is:

26 i. Michael Jennings, born December 03, 1693 in Fairfield Connecticut; died April 1727 in Fairfield Connecticut; married Elizabeth Jackson March 06, 1716/17 in Fairfield Connecticut.

 

54. Moses Jackson, died 1746 in Fairfield Connecticut. He was the son of John Jackson and Elizabeth Smith. He married 55. Hannah Trowbridge.

55. Hannah Trowbridge, born July 06, 1668 in New Haven, Connectict. She was the daughter of William Trowbridge and Elizabeth Lamberton.

Child of Moses Jackson and Hannah Trowbridge is:

27 i. Elizabeth Jackson, married Michael Jennings March 06, 1716/17 in Fairfield Connecticut.

 

56. Benjamin Hurd, born February 16, 1666/67 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died May 21, 1754 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of John Hurd and Anna Tuttle. He married 57. Sarah Kimberley.

57. Sarah Kimberley, born August 01, 1672 in Albemarle North Carolina; died September 20, 1749 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Abraham Kimberly and Hannah Preston.

Child of Benjamin Hurd and Sarah Kimberley is:

28 i. David Hurd, born July 06, 1701 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died January 06, 1753 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; married Abigail Curtis January 06, 1723/24 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

 

58. John Curtis, born October 1670 in Stratford,Fairfield Co., Connecticut; died April 14, 1754 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of Israel Curtis and Rebecca Beardsley. He married 59. Johanna Burr Abt. 1696.

59. Johanna Burr (Source: World Family Tree Vol 2, Pedigree 5166.), born Abt. 1664; died September 01, 1749 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of Jehu Burr and Esther Ward.

Child of John Curtis and Johanna Burr is:

29 i. Abigail Curtis, born February 29, 1703/04 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut; died 1787; married David Hurd January 06, 1723/24 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

 

60. Thomas Squire, died April 09, 1712 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. He was the son of George Squire and Ann ?. He married 61. Elizabeth Grumman.

61. Elizabeth Grumman, died January 1742/43 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. She was the daughter of John Grumman and Sarah Try.

Child of Thomas Squire and Elizabeth Grumman is:

30 i. Thomas Squire, born 1680; married Hannah Welton September 30, 1704 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

 

62. John Welton, died June 18, 1726 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut. He married 63. Mary Upson.

63. Mary Upson, died October 18, 1716 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut. She was the daughter of Thomas Upson and Unknown.

Children of John Welton and Mary Upson are:

i. Elizabeth Welton (Source: World Family Tree Vol 2, Pedigree 2655.), born Abt. 1671 in Farmington, Connecticut; died September 28, 1722 in Simsbury, Connecticut; married Thomas Griffin Abt. 1693 in Simsbury, Connecticut.

31 ii. Hannah Welton, born April 01, 1683 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut; married Thomas Squire September 30, 1704 in Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut.

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