Benjamin Wright

M, #36653, (14 March 1666/67 - 25 December 1704)
Father*Lt. Abel Wright1 b. c 1631, d. 29 Oct 1725
Mother*Martha Kitcherell1 b. s 1641, d. 19 Oct 1708
Last Edited:24 Aug 2017

Children with Mary/3 Chapin:

  • Benjamin Wright3 b. 22 May 1697
  • Henry Wright+4 b. 19 May 1700
  • Mary Wright1 b. 1 May 1705
Benjamin Wright was born 14 Mar 1666/67 at Springfield, Massachusetts1, where he married, 24 Jan 1694/95, Mary/3 Chapin of Springfield, daughter of Henry/2 Chapin and Bethiah/2 Cooley.1,2 There he died 25 Dec 1704, a. 371, and she 13 Jan 1707/8.1 Joseph Wright and Henry Chapin were administrators of their estates.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 675, Benjamin (4.) Wright.
  2. [S930] Pynchon Manuscript Records, 5, Benj. Wright/Mary Chapin m.
  3. [S106] NEHGS Register, Rev. Stephen Wright, "Genealogy of Lieut. Abel Wright, of Springfield, Mass." (Jan 1881), 35:77.
  4. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 676, Henry (9.) Wright.

Benjamin/3 Chapin

M, #36655, (27 February 1681/82 - 27 March 1756)
Father*Henry/2 Chapin1 b. c 1630, d. 15 Aug 1718
Mother*Bethiah/2 Cooley1 b. 16 Sep 1643, d. 9 Dec 1711
Last Edited:7 Aug 2017

Child with Hannah/3 Colton:

Benjamin/3 Chapin, born 27 Feb 1681/82 at Springfield, Massachusetts1,2, married (1), 9 Nov 1704, Hannah/3 Colton, daughter of Isaac/2 Colton and Mary/2 Cooper,2, who died 15 Sep 1739, a. 51.2 He married (2) (int. 27 Sep 1740, Springfield) Joanna/3 Dickinson, daughter of Hezekiah/2 Dickinson and Abigail Blackman, and widow of Ebenezer/3 Warriner.2 He died 27 Mar 1756 (g.s.), a. 742, and his widow 31 Oct 1764, a. 80.2 He is buried with both wives in Chicopee Street Cemetery, Springfield.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 44, Benjamin Chapin b.
  2. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 130, Benjamin (7.) Chapin.

Hannah/2 Chapin

F, #36657, (2 December 1644 - )
Father*Dea. Samuel/1 Chapin1,2 b. 1598, d. 11 Nov 1675
Mother*Cisely Penney1 b. s 1598, d. 16 Feb 1682/83
Last Edited:10 Aug 2017

Children with Dea. John/2 Hitchcock:

  • Dau1/3 Hitchcock6,5 b. 4 Sep 1667, d. 4 Sep 1667
  • Hannah/3 Hitchcock7 b. 10 Sep 1668
  • Ens. John/3 Hitchcock+8 b. 13 Apr 1670, d. 4 Jul 1751
  • Samuel/3 Hitchcock9 b. 21 Aug 1672
  • Luke/3 Hitchcock10 b. 23 Mar 1674/75
  • Nathaniel/3 Hitchcock+11 b. 28 Aug 1677, d. say 27 Apr 1765
  • David/3 Hitchcock12 b. 7 Feb 1679
  • Jonathan/3 Hitchcock13 b. 25 Nov 1682, d. 26 Feb 1683
  • Sarah/3 Hitchcock14 b. 11 Jan 1686
  • Sarah/3 Hitchcock14 b. 17 Apr 1690
Hannah/2 Chapin was born 2 Dec 1644 at Springfield, Massachusetts2,3,1, where she married, 27 Sep 1666, Dea. John/2 Hitchcock of Springfield, son of Luke/1 Hitchcock and Elizabeth Gibbons.4,5 He died 9 Feb 1711/12.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 128-129, Deacon Samuel Chapin.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:83 (Jan 1864): Hannah Chapin b.
  3. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 44, Hannah Chapin b.
  4. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 44, Hannah Chapin/John Hitchcock m.
  5. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 326-27, John (2.) Hitchcock.
  6. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:147 (Apr 1864): Child John Hitchcock b., d.
  7. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, Hannah Hitchcock b.
  8. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 19:62 (Jan 1865): John Hitchcocke b.
  9. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 19:63 (Jan 1865): Samuel Hitchcock b.
  10. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Springfield Town Records", 19:249 (Jul 1865): Luke Hitchcock b.
  11. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 55, Nathaneel Hitchcock b.
  12. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, David Hitchcock b.
  13. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, Jonathan Hitchcock b.
  14. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 55, Sarah Hitchcock b.

Dea. John/2 Hitchcock

M, #36658, (circa 1648 - 9 February 1711/12)
Father*Luke/1 Hitchcock1 b. s 1615, d. 5 Jun 1659 or Nov 1659
Mother*Elizabeth Gibbons2 b. 1617, d. 25 Apr 1698
Last Edited:10 Aug 2017

Children with Hannah/2 Chapin:

  • Dau1/3 Hitchcock5 b. 4 Sep 1667, d. 4 Sep 1667
  • Hannah/3 Hitchcock6 b. 10 Sep 1668
  • Ens. John/3 Hitchcock+7 b. 13 Apr 1670, d. 4 Jul 1751
  • Samuel/3 Hitchcock8 b. 21 Aug 1672
  • Luke/3 Hitchcock9 b. 23 Mar 1674/75
  • Nathaniel/3 Hitchcock+10 b. 28 Aug 1677, d. say 27 Apr 1765
  • David/3 Hitchcock11 b. 7 Feb 1679
  • Jonathan/3 Hitchcock12 b. 25 Nov 1682, d. 26 Feb 1683
  • Sarah/3 Hitchcock13 b. 11 Jan 1686
  • Sarah/3 Hitchcock13 b. 17 Apr 1690
Dea. John/2 Hitchcock was born in Connecticut circa 1648.1 Of Springfield, Massachusetts, there he married, 27 Sep 1666, Hannah/2 Chapin of S., daughter of Dea. Samuel/1 Chapin and Cisely Penney.3,1 He died at Springfield 9 Feb 1711/12.1

Local Notes:

Elected5 Feb 1683, Springfield, MASelectman4
Property28 Jan 1705/6In deed B-126, John Hitchcock was then about 58 years of age.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 326-27, John (2.) Hitchcock.
  2. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 326, Luke Hitchcock.
  3. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 44, Hannah Chapin/John Hitchcock m.
  4. [S1108] Burt & Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 123.
  5. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:147 (Apr 1864): Child John Hitchcock b., d.
  6. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, Hannah Hitchcock b.
  7. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 19:62 (Jan 1865): John Hitchcocke b.
  8. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 55, Samuel Hitchcock b.
  9. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Springfield Town Records", 19:249 (Jul 1865): Luke Hitchcock b.
  10. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 55, Nathaneel Hitchcock b.
  11. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, David Hitchcock b.
  12. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 54, Jonathan Hitchcock b.
  13. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 55, Sarah Hitchcock b.