WOLCOTT ANNEX

 

Stuart Randolph Wolcott Pedigree

(Start at generation 2, below.)

 

Note: Taken in large part from Wolcott Genealogy, published in 1986 by The Society of Descendants of Henry Wolcott.

 

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11  Henry Wolcott (1)*

 

Further details at this link.

 

10  Simon Wolcott (8)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 11 September 1624 in England.  Age 5 when his father emigrated to America, having waited in England with a relative until his parents and older siblings got settled there.

 

2. Wife #1: Joanna Cook

 

Born 5 August 1638, daughter of Aaron Cook, one of the 1st settlers of Windsor, Connecticut.  Died 27 April 1657.

 

3. Wife #2: Martha Pitkin

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 1639 in England, daughter of Reverend William J. and Elizabeth (?) Pitkin.  Died 13 October 1719 at Windsor, Connecticut.  Emigrated from England to America.  Married Simon Wolcott on 17 October 1661 at Windsor, Connecticut.  Following Simon’s death, Martha (Pitkin) Wolcott married (2nd) widower Daniel Clarke, Esq. of Windsor in 1689.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Elizabeth Wolcott: (21) Born 9 August 1662 at Windsor, Connecticut.  Died 3 January 1708.  Married Daniel Cooley (b. 2 Mar 1651 at Springfield, MA, d. 9 Feb 1727 at Springfield, MA) on 8 December 1680 at Longmeadow, Massachusetts and had the following children:

 

(a. Benjamin Cooley: Born 8 October 1681.  Died 1745.

 

(b. Daniel Cooley, Jr.: Born 23 March 1684.  Died 1773.

 

(c. Simon Cooley: Born 6 March 1687.

 

(d. Thomas Cooley: Born 23 Janary 1693.  Died 13 November 1719.

 

(e. Elisabeth Cooley: Born 23 July 1696.

 

(f. William Cooley: Born 12 August 1698.  Died 10 March 1775.

 

(2. Martha Wolcott: (22) Born 17 May 1664.  Died 8 September 1687.  Married Thomas Allyn, Jr. on 6 January 1636 and had the following son:

 

(a. Benjamin Cooley: Born 14 October 1686.

 

(3. Simon Wolcott: (23) Born 24 June 1666.

 

(4. Joanna Wolcott: (24) Born 30 June 1668.  Died 10 January 1755.  Married John Colton on 2 September 1690 and had the following children:

 

(a. Sarah Colton: Born 6 September 1692 at Longmeadow, Massachusetts.

 

(b. Martha Colton: Born 4 January 1694 at Longmeadow, Massachusetts.

 

(c. Joanna Colton: Born about 1695/6 at Longmeadow, Massachusetts.  Died 21 May 1765.  Died 21 May 1765.

 

(d. John Colton: Born 9 May 1697.  Died 5 January 1766.

 

(e. Mary Colton: Born 15 February 1737.

 

(f. Simon Colton #1: Twin. Born 26 October 1707.

 

(g. Roger Colton: Twin. Born 26 October 1707.

 

(h. Captain Simon Colton #2: Born 1709.  Died 29 May 1796.

 

(5. Henry Wolcott: (25) See generation 9, below.

 

(6. Christopher Wolcott: (26) Born 4 July 1672.  Died 3 April 1693.

 

(7. Mary Wolcott: (27) Born 1674.  Died 1676.

 

(8. William Wolcott: (28) Born 6 November 1676.  Died 26 January 1749.  Married Abiah Hawley on 5 November 1706 and had the following children:

 

(a. Abiah Wolcott: (92) Born 14 January 1708.  Married Samuel Stoughton.

 

(b. Lucia Wolcott: (93) Born 7 May 1710.  Married Stephen Olmstead.

 

(c. William Wolcott, Jr.: (94) Born 21 July 1711.

 

(d. Ephraim Wolcott: (95) Born 13 March 1714.

 

(e. Martha Wolcott: (96) Born 20 January 1718.  Married Josiah Chapin of Springfield on 21 October 1749.

 

(9. Roger Wolcott: (29) Born 4 January 1679 at Windsor, Connecticut.  Died 17 Mary 1767 at Windsor.  Married Sarah Drake (b. 10 May 1684/6 at Windsor, d. 21 Jan 1748 at Windsor), Roger’s 1st cousin once removed, on 3 December 1702 and had the following children:

 

(a. Roger Wolcott: (97) Born 14 September 1704 at Windsor, Connecticut.

 

(b. Elizabeth Wolcott: (98) Born 10 April 1706.

 

(c. Alexander Wolcott #1: (99) Born 20 January 1708.  Died 8 October 1711.

 

(d. Samuel Wolcott: (100) Born 9 January 1710.  Died 27 December 1717.

 

(e. Alexander Wolcott #2: (101) Born 7 January 1712.

 

(f. Sarah Wolcott: (102) Born and died 10 December 1712.

 

(g. Sarah Wolcott: (103) Born 31 January 1715.  Died 5 January 1735.

 

(h. Hephzibah Wolcott: (104) Born 23 June 1717.  Died 9 November 1780.

 

(i. Josiah Wolcott: (105) Born 6 February 1719.  Died 29 January 1802.

 

(j. Erastus Wolcott #1: (106) 8 February 1721.  Died 10 May 1722.

 

(k. Epaphras Wolcott: (107) Born February 1721.  Died 3 April 1733.

 

(l. Erastus Wolcott #2: (108) Born 21 September 1722.

 

(m. Ursula Wolcott: (109) Born 30 October 1724.  Died 5 April 1788.

 

(n. Oliver Wolcott: (110) (photos) (more info) Born 20 November 1726.  Died 1 December 1797.  Governor of Connecticut.  Married Laura Collins, daughter of Daniel Collins of Guilford, on 21 January 1755 and had the following children:

 

(1) Oliver Wolcott #1: Born 31 August 1756/7.  Died 13 September 1757.

 

(2) Oliver Wolcott #2, Jr.: (Photo) Born 11 January 1760.

 

(3) Laura Wolcott: Born 15 December 1761.  Married William Moseley on 6 October 1785.

 

(4) Mariann Wolcott: (photo) Born 16 February 1765.  Died 12 March 1805.  Married Chauncey Goodrich in October 1805.

 

(5) Frederick Wolcott: Born 2 November 1767.

 

(o. Mariann Wolcott: (111) Born 1 January 1729.

 

(10. Daniel Wolcott. (30)

 

9   Lieutenant Henry Wolcott (25)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 20 May 1670.  Died 17 November 1746.  One of the original settlers of Tolland and Wellington, Connecticut.

 

2. Wife #1: Jane Allyn

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 22 July 1670.  Died 11 April 1702.  Daughter of Thomas and Abigail (Warham) Allyn of Windsor, Connecticut.  Married Henry Wolcott on 1 April 1696.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Henry Wolcott: (86) Born 28 February 1697.  Married Abigail Cooley (b. 28 Oct 1695, d. 6 Nov 1740), daughter of Benjamin II and Abigail (Bagg) Cooley of Longmeadow, CT, on 27 December 1716 and had the following children:

 

(a. Benjamin Wolcott: (179) Born 14 September 1717.  Died 25 February 1801.

 

(b. Jane Allyn Wolcott: (180) Born 5 August 1719.

 

(c. Abigail Wolcott: (181) Born 15 August 1721.

 

(d. Penelope Wolcott: (182) Born 15 December 1724.  Died 25/6 January 1818 at Fairlee, Vermont.

 

(e. Tryphena Wolcott: (183) Born 20 December 1726.  Died 25 February 1825.

 

(f. Henry Wolcott: (184) Born 15 May 1729.

 

(g. Christopher Wolcott: (185) Baptized and died 25 October 1732.

 

(h. Simon Wolcott: (186) Born 7 August 1733.

 

(i. Peter Wolcott: (187) Born 21 August 1736.  Died 7 December 1758.

 

(j. Martha Wolcott: (188) Baptized 9 December 1739.

 

(2. Thomas Wolcott: (87) See generation 8, below.

 

3. Wife #2: Rachel Talcott

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Died 8 January 1725.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Peter Wolcott. (88) Born December 1733 at Cork, Ireland.  Married Mrs. Susanna Cornwell, daughter of William Hamlin of Middletown, on 30 May 1733 and had the following son:

 

(a. Giles Wolcott: (204) Born 16 July 1734.

 

(2. Rachel Wolcott: (89) Married Joseph Hunt of Northampton.

 

(3. Jane Wolcott: (90) Born 20 October 1710.  Died 16 March 1711.

 

(4. Captain Gideon Wolcott: (91) Born 1712.  Died 5 June 1761.  Married (1st) Abigail Mather (b. 31 May 1718, d. Jun 1741), daughter of Samuel Mather of Windsor, Connecticut.  Married (2nd) Naomi Olmsted (d. 7 Nov 1775), daughter of Joseph Olmsted of East Hartford, Connecticut and had the following children:

 

(a. Abigail Wolcott: (205) Died 12 May 1825.

 

(b. Samuel Wolcott: (206) Born 4 April 1751.

 

(c. Naomi Wolcott: (207) Born 28 September 1754.

 

(d. Gideon Wolcott: (208) Born 28 November 1756.  Died 1806.

 

(e. Elizur Wolcott: (209) Born 12 April 1760.

 

4. Wife #3: Hannah Hawley (Nicholas) Wolcott

 

Widow of John Wolcott (10).  Married Henry Wolcott on 11 April 1727.

 

8   Thomas Wolcott (87)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 1 April 1702 at Windsor, Connecticut.

 

2. Wife #1: (?)

 

Died 5 October 1723.  No children.

 

3. Wife #2: Catherine Loomis

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Born 19 December 1702.  Died 24 March 1738.  Daughter of Moses and Joanna (Gibbs) Loomis of Windsor, Connecticut.  Married Thomas Wolcott on 12 August 1725.

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Thomas Wolcott: (189) Born 1 September 1726.  Married Catherine Sackett (b. 1702), daughter of Richard and Margery L. (Sleade) Sackett, and had the following children:

 

(a. Luke Wolcott: (403) Born 1755.

 

(b. Esther Wolcott: (404) Born 1757.

 

(c. Eleanor Wolcott: (405) Born 1762.

 

(d. Thomas Wolcott: (406) Born 1764.

 

(e. Catharine Wolcott: (407) Born 1767.

 

(f. Rachel Wolcott: (408) Born 1768.  Died 1789 at Tolland, Massachusetts.

 

(g. Roger Wolcott: (409) Born 1770.

 

(h. Miriam Wolcott: (410) Born 1772.  Died 1792.

 

(2. Miriam Wolcott: (190) Born 26 February 1728.  Married Stone Mills.

 

(3. Luke Wolcott: (191) Born 4 September 1730.  Died 11 March 1762.  Married Jerusha Diggens, daughter of Joseph Diggens of South Windsor, and had the following children:

 

(a. Jerusha Wolcott: (411)

 

(b. Luke Wolcott: (412) Died 2 May 1761.

 

(c. Theodosia Wolcott: (413) Baptized 7 March 1762 at Windsor, Connecticut.  Died 2 December 1825 at Chazy, New York.

 

(4. Jane Catherine Wolcott: (192) Born 22 February 1733.  Died at Springfield, Massachusetts.  Married Ellis Russell and had 10 children.

 

(5. Redexelena Wolcott: (193) Born 16 May 1735.  Married John Loomis on 8 June 1756 and had 8 children.

 

(6. Rachel Wolcott: (194) Born 4 April 1737.  Died 31 March 1836.  Marrie Elijah Loomis on 15 September 1757 and had 6 children.

 

4. Wife #3: Fannie Dubelorey/Ducolon/Ducolory

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

b. Children:

 

(1. Francis Wolcott: (195) Baptized 21 October 1744 at Linlithgo, New York.  Married Lydia Race (bapt 21 Sep 1745 at Athens, N.Y.), daughter of William and Mary (Frayer) Race, and had the following children:

 

(a. Mary “Polly” Wolcott: (414) Baptized 26 August 1770 at Nobletown.

 

(b. Francis Wolcott: (415) Baptized 28 July 1771.

 

(c. Peter Wolcott: (416) Baptized 16 May 1773.

 

(d. John Wolcott: (417) Baptized 27 September 1775 at Sheffield, Massachusetts.

 

(e. Gideon Wolcott: (418) Born 3 December 1776 at Columbia County, New York.

 

(f. William Wolcott: (419) Went west when young.

 

(g. Eleanor Wolcott: (420) Married Garrett Cronkright.

 

(h. Lydia Wolcott: (421) Born 4 February 1787.  Baptized 7 June 1789 at West Copake.

 

(2. Gideon Wolcott: (196) Born 24 February 1750.  Died 27 December 1794.  Married Hannah Woodworth (b. 18 Jun 1754, d. 16 Apr 1826), daughter of Abner and Hannah (Dyer) Woodworth of Salisbury, on 28 December 1771 and had the following children:

 

(a. Roger Wolcott: (422) Born 5 November 1773.

 

(b. Erastus Wolcott: (423) Born 11 August 1775.

 

(c. Elisha Wolcott: (424) Born 11 December 1776.

 

(d. Thomas Wolcott: (425) Born 19 January 1778.

 

(e. Olive Wolcott: (426) Born 17 December 1779.

 

(f. Stephen Ashley Wolcott: (427) Born 15 November 1781.

 

(g. Gideon Wolcott: (428) Born 27 January 1784.  Died young.

 

(h. Walter Wolcott: (429) Born 3 August 1791.

 

(i. Elizabeth Wolcott: (430) Born 28 March 1795.

 

(3. William Wolcott: (197) Born 5 April 1745.  Baptized at Athens, New York.  Died 1834 at Cooperstown, New York.  Married (1st) Sarah Elizabeth Wheeler.  Married (2nd) Catherine Dutcher (b. 1762), daughter of Lawrence and Gertrude (Wheeler) Dutcher of Cherry Valley, New York.  Had the following children:

 

(a. Lawrence Wolcott: (431) Born 1778.

 

(b. Sebastian Wolcott: (432) Born 1784 at Dover, New York.

 

(c. Wheeler Wolcott: (433) Born 1786.

 

(d. John Wolcott: (434) Born 1791.

 

(e. Sylvanus Wolcott: (435) Born 29 March 1795.

 

(f. Sarah Wolcott: (436) Married Johnson Dupuy/Depew.

 

(g. Elizabeth “Betsey E.” Wolcott: (437) Born 17 March 1801 at Springfield, New York.  Died 5 November 1866.

 

(h. Hannah Wolcott: (438) Born 1806 at Springfield, New York.  Died 19 May 1847 at Richland, New York.

 

(4. Claudius Wolcott: (198) Married Phoebe Beardslee of Sharon, Connecticut on 16 September 1779.

 

(5. Peter Wolcott: (199) See generation 7, below.

 

(6. Jane Wolcott: (200) Married Abraham Frayer.

 

(7. Amy Wolcott: (201) Married Job Tyler.

 

(8. Chloe Wolcott: (202) Thomas Fields.

 

(9. Lucy Wolcott: (203) Married John Fritz.

 

7   Peter Wolcott (199)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

May have died before 1800.

 

2. Wife: Rebecca Schutt

 

Baptized 28 June 1756 at Ancram, New York.  Daughter of Abraham and Catherine (Klein) Schutt of Taghanic, New York.  Married Peter Wolcott about 1759.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Catherine Wolcott: (439) Born 1770.  Died 10 October 1846 in Illinois.  Married George Sornberer (b. 1759 at Amenia, N.Y., d. 1841 at Knox Co., IL) and had the following children:

 

(1. Margaret Sorenberger: Baptized 1800 at West Copake.

 

(2. Licktin Sorenberger: Baptized 1802 at West Copake.

 

(3. Alexander Sorenberger: Baptized 1804 at West Copake.

 

(4. Elizabeth Sorenberger: Born 2 February 1809 at Dutchess County, New York.  Died 7 September 1872 in Illinois.

 

b. Thomas Wolcott: (440) Baptized 10 June 1778.  Married Lydia Hollenbeck of Hillsdale, New York and had the following children:

 

(1. Catharine Wolcott: (1003) Born 15 December 1800.  Baptized 19 April 1801 at Copake, New York.  Married Jacob T. VanDusen.

 

(2. Christina Wolcott: (1004) Married David Lampman.

 

c. Abraham Wolcott: (441) Baptized 6 June 1779.  Died 8 January 1865.  Married Harriet Race (d. before 1850) and had the following children:

 

(1. Maria Wolcott: (1005) Married (2nd) Calvin Winchell.

 

(2. Peter Wolcott: (1006)

 

(3. Isaac Wolcott: (1007)

 

(4. Henry Wolcott: (1008)

 

(5. Amanda Wolcott: (1009)

 

(6. Eliza Wolcott: (1010)

 

(7. Caroline Wolcott: (1011)

 

(8. Sylvester Wolcott: (1012) Married Roxanna Lampman.

 

(9. Norman Wolcott: (1013) Married (1st) Sarah Taylor.  Married (2nd) Sarah Boice.

 

d. Gideon Peter Wolcott: (442) Born 29 September 1780 at Taghanic, New York.  Married Elizabeth (Hollenbeck) Killear (d. 1860-1865) of Lincklaen, New York on 2 February 1801 and had the following children:

 

(1. Peter Wolcott: (1014) Born 9 September 1802.  Married Charlotte Van Dusen.

 

(2. Joanna Wolcott: (1015) Born 14 February 1804.  Married Levi Van Dusen.

 

(3. Laura Wolcott: (1016) Married Jacob Van Dusen.

 

(4. Caroline Wolcott: (1017) Born 2 November 1810.  Married Conrad Fletcher.

 

(5. Ambrose Wolcott: (1018) Born 6 May 1813.

 

(6. Martin Wolcott: (1019) Born 3 May 1815.

 

(7. Miriam Wolcott: (1020) Born 17 August 1819.  Married Lewis Lord.

 

(8. Killear Wolcott: (1021) Born 19 August 1821.  Died in the US Army.

 

(9. George Wolcott: (1022) Born 31 August 1828.

 

e. Wilhelmus Wolcott: (443) See generation 6, below.

 

f. Jane Wolcott: (444) Born 20 April 1786.  Married Peter Fritz of Taghanic, New York.

 

g. Cornelius/Claudius Wolcott: (445) Baptized 7 June 1789 at West Copake, New York.  Died December 1869.  Resided at Copake, New York.  Married Salome Washburn (d. before 1855, age 64) and had the following children:

 

(1. Ransom Wolcott: (1030) Married Nancy Knickerbocker.

 

(2. Caleb Wolcott. (1031)

 

(3. Angeline Wolcott: (1032) Married Collins Cook.

 

(4. Julia Wolcott: (1033) Married Levi Robinson.

 

(5. Louisa Wolcott: (1034) Married Samuel Williams.

 

h. Henry Wolcott: (446) Born 23 November 1791.  Baptized 1 January 1792 at West Copake, New York.  Married Maria L. Wilson (b. 12 Oct 1792) of Ancram, New York on 17 November 1812 and had the following children:

 

(1. Eliza Ann Wolcott: (1035) Born 6 June 1813.

 

(2. Nelson Wolcott: (1036) Born 14 May 1815.

 

(3. Sylvania Wolcott: (1037) Born 3 August 1817.

 

(4. Nancy Wolcott: (1038) Born 24 May 1819.

 

(5. Henry Hiram Wolcott: (1039) Born 19 April 1821.  Baptized 16 May 1821.

 

(6. Nathaniel Wolcott: (1040) Born 19 September 1823.  Died 1864 at Andersonville, Georgia.

 

(7. Samuel Wolcott: (1041) Born 1 August 1825.

 

(8. Mary Jane Wolcott: (1042) Born 6 February 1830.

 

(9. William Alexander Wolcott: (1043) Born 2 December 1832.

 

(10. Julian Wolcott: (1044) Born 24 January 1837.

 

6   Wilhelmus Wolcott (443)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 16 November 1783.  Baptized 16 November 1784 at West Copake, New York.  Died 5 December 1859.

 

2. Wife: Cornelia Decker

 

Of Ancoram, New York.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Sarah Wolcott: (1024) Born 18 November 1805.  Baptized 1805 at West Copake, New York.  Married John Puloie.

 

b. Thomas Wolcott: (1025) Born 27 December 1807.  Married Sally Williams in 1829 and had the following children:

 

(1. Rensselaer Wolcott: (2015) Born 6 June 1830.

 

(2. Jane Wolcott: (2016) Married Rensselaer Decker.

 

(3. Philo Wolcott. (2017)

 

(4. Sarah Wolcott. (2018)

 

(5. Spencer Wolcott: (2019) Married Sarah Austin.

 

(6. John Wolcott. (2020)

 

(7. Emma Wolcott. (2021)

 

(8. William Wolcott: (2022) Married Amelia Hutchinson.

 

c. John Wolcott: (1026) Born 21 October 1810.

 

d. Spencer Wolcott: (1027) See generation 5, below.

 

e. Norman Wolcott: (1028) Born 17 December 1817.  Married Parmy Decker.

 

f. George Wolcott: (1029) Born 17 June 1821.  Died 19 April 1864.  Married Mary Piester (b. 17 Jun 1823, d. 11 Sep 1907) on 9 March 1850 and had the following son:

 

(1. Webster D. Wolcott: (2024) Born 20 June 1858.

 

5   Spencer Wolcott (1027)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 21 September 1815.  Died 7 March 1860.

 

2. Wife: Betsey Lasher

 

3. Son:

 

a. Lester Wolcott. (2023) See generation 4, below.

 

4   Lester Holt Wolcott (2023)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 1855.  Died 23 December 1892.

 

2. Wife: Fannie Hoffman Snyder

 

Born 1850, daughter of Harmon and Sarah (Hoffman) Snyder of Pine Plains, New York, one or both of whom may have had Mohegan Indian ancestry.  Died 1897. 

 

3. Son:

 

a. John Snyder Wolcott: (3044) See generation 3, below.

 

3   John Snyder Wolcott (3044)

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born 8 February 1886 at Gallatin, New York.

 

2. Wife #1: Marie Coventry Lain

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Daughter of W. E. Lain.  Married John Wolcott on 26 September 1906.

 

b. Child:

 

(1. Lester Holt Wolcott: (3804) Born 13 June 1908 at Hartford, Connecticut.  Married (1st) Alice McKeown on 27 September 1930 and had the following daughter:

 

(a. Joyce Wolcott: Married (?) and had children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

 

Lester Holt Wolcott married (2nd) Esther Sutherland on 12 April 1941 and had the following children:

 

(b. Margaret Esther Wolcott: Married (?) and had children and grandchildren.

 

(c. John Lester Wolcott: Married (?) and had children and grandchildren.

 

(d. Gail Marie Wolcott: Married (?) and had 2 children.

 

3. Wife #2: Inez Evelyn Richardson

 

a. Biographical notes:

 

Daughter of Herbert and Nellie A. (Robertson) Richardson of Lebanon, Connecticut.  Married John Wolcott on 4 October 1913.

 

b. Child:

 

(1. Stuart Randolph Wolcott: (3805) See generation 2, below.

 

2   Stuart Randolph Wolcott: (3805)

 

Born 1 January 1915 at Manchester, Connecticut.  Died .  Married Lorena Margaret Van Allen, paragraph 3.a. of generation 2 of the Van Allen Annex, on 21 April 1946.

 

 

 

Note: Contents of this annex are, in large part, from Wolcott Family in America 1578-1985, written by Robert C. Griffen and Mitchell R. Alegre and published in 1986 by The Society of Descendants of Henry Wolcott.  Supplemented by discussions with and materials provided by relatives who are Wolcott Descendants.

 

* Numbers in parentheses following names are those used by the Society to identify descendants.

 

 

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