From the files of Stephen M. Lawson

Loomis-Lynwood Ancestry in England

Joseph Loomis and Mary White

Nicholas Olmstead and Sarah Loomis

Thomas Olmsted and Hannah Mix

Sarah Olmstead and John Kellogg

Sarah Kellogg and John Belden

Hannah Belden and Nathaniel Merrill

Allen Merrill and Tamma Smith

Elizabeth Merrill and Elijah Mason Morey

William Clemeth Morey and Melvina E. Andrews Minnie Elsie Morey and Aretus Erastus Freeman Iva Melvina Freeman and Donald VanHoosier Lawson Stephen Martin Lawson

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Loomis - Lynwood ancestry in England

Documentation and details of the LOOMIS ancestry in England is desired.

John LOOMIS - bap. Jan. 29, 1562, Thaxted, England; d. 1619, Braintree, Essex. He was the son of John, and grandson of Thomas LOOMIS (d. 1551), who married Krystyne PASFIELD.

Agnes LYNWOOD - Daughter of John LYNWOOD and Jane MARLER. John (b. Braintree) was son of John LYNWOOD (b. Hereford), grandson of William LYNWOOD and Mary WILSON, and great-grandson of Geoffrey LYNWOOD and Elizabeth SIBTHROP, Elizabeth being the daughter of John SIBTHROP. Jane MARLER (b. 1530, Kelvedon) was the daughter of William MARLER (b. 1498, Kelvedon; d. 1595) and Jane CAPERTON. The ancestry of William is: Thomas MARLAR (b. 1478, Kelvedon; d. 1540) married Margaret WHITE (b. 1480, Kelvedon); William MARLAR (b. 1448, Kelvedon); John MARLER (b. 1414, Kelvedon; d. 1450) married Falstafe; John MARLER (b. 1374; d. 1419); and John MARLOR (d. 1389).

Joseph - b. about 1590, Braintree, Essex, England; d. Nov. 25, 1658, Windsor, CT. 

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The Loomis family in America

Joseph and Mary (White) Loomis

Joseph LOOMIS - b. about 1590, Braintree, Essex, England; d. Nov. 25, 1658, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Son of John LOOMIS and Agnes LYNWOOD. A 'woolen draper,' he arrived in Boston in the 'Susan and Ellen' in 1638, and settled at Windsor, CT in 1639. Married Jun. 30, 1614, Shalford, Essex, England.

Mary WHITE - bap. Aug. 24, 1590, Shalford, Essex, England; d. Aug. 23, 1652, CT. Daughter of Robert WHITE and Bridget ALGER.

Children of Joseph and Mary Loomis

See Notable Cousins for line to: John BROWN, Philo Taylor FARNSWORTH, and Frank Billings KELLOGG
  1. Joseph - b. 1616, Messing, Essex, England; d. Jun. 26, 1687. Married first on Sep. 17, 1646 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT to Sarah HILL, daughter of William HILL and Sarah JOURDAINE, and second on Jun. 28, 1659 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT to Mary SHERWOOD (d. Apr. 22, 1681), daughter of Thomas and Mary SHERWOOD. Children of Joseph and Sarah LOOMIS: Sarah; Joseph; John; and Mary. Children of Joseph and Mary LOOMIS: Sarah; Hannah married Abraham COLT; Matthew; Isaac died young; Stephen married Esther COLT (half sister of her sister's husband); James married Mindwell DRAKE; Nathaniel; and Isaac.
  2. Sarah -  b. 1617, Essex, England; d. 1667, Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Married Capt. Nicholas OLMSTED.
  3. Elizabeth - b. 1617, England. Married May 20, 1641, Windsor, CT Lt. Josiah HULL (bap. Nov. 16, 1616, Crewkerne, Somerset, England; d. Nov. 16, 1675, Killingworth, CT), son of George HULL and Thamzen MITCHELL. Children of Elizabeth and Josiah HULL: Josiah married Elizabeth; John married Abigail KELSEY; Elizabeth married Israel DIBBLE; Mary married John GRANT; Martha married John NETTLETON; Joseph married Mary MERWIN; Sarah; Naomi married Thomas BURNHAM; Rebecca; George; and Thomas married Hannah SHEATHER.
  4. Mary - b. 1620, Shalford, England; d. Aug. 19, 1680, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT. Married first 1638, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT John SKINNER (d. Oct. 30, 1650, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT); and second Nov. 13, 1651 Owen TUDOR. Children of Mary and John SKINNER: Mary married Robert REEVE; Ann married John COLT; John married Mary EASTON; Joseph married Mary FILLEY; and Richard. Children of Mary and Owen TUDOR: Samuel (twin); Sarah (twin); Owen; Anne; and Mary.
  5. John - b. 1622, England; d. Sep. 1, 1688. Married Feb. 3, 1648/9 Elizabeth SCOTT (1625-1696), daughter of Thomas SCOTT and Ann FORD. Children of John and Elizabeth LOOMIS: John married Sarah BOLTWOOD; Joseph; Thomas; Samuel probably died young; Sgt. Daniel married Mary ELLSWORTH; James; Timothy married Rebecca PORTER; Nathaniel; David; Samuel died as infant; Isark; Elisabeth married John BROWN (3 great grandparents of abolitionist John BROWN); and Mary died as infant.
  6. Thomas - b. 1624, England; d. 1689. Married first Nov. 1, 1653, Windsor, Hartford Co., CT Hannah FOX/FOWKES (d. Apr. 25, 1662), and second Jan. 1, 1663 Windsor, CT Mary JUDD (d. 1684), daughter of Thomas JUDD and Clemence. Children of Thomas and Hannah LOOMIS: Thomas died as infant; Thomas; Hannah; and Mary. Children of Thomas and Mary LOOMIS: Elizabeth; Ruth; Sarah; Jeremiah; Mabel; Mindwell; and Benjamin.
  7. Nathaniel - b. 1626, England; d. Aug. 19, 1688. Married Nov. 24, 1653, Elizabeth MOORE (b. 1638; d. Jul. 23, 1728), daughter of John and Abigail MOORE. Children of Nathaniel and Elizabeth LOOMIS: Elizabeth married William BLACKBURN; Nathaniel married Elizabeth ELLSWORTH; Abigail married Josiah BARBER; Josiah married Mary ROCKWELL; Jonathan married Sarah GRAVES; David married Lydia MARSH; Hezekiah married Mary PORTER; Moses married Joanna GIBBS; Mindwell married Jonathan BROWN; Ebenezer married Jemima WHITCOMB; Mary married Joseph BARBER; and Rebecca married Josiah ROCKWELL.
  8. Samuel - b. 1628, England; d. Oct. 1, 1689. Married Dec. 27, 1653 Elizabeth JUDD. Sons of Samuel and Elizabeth LOOMIS: William married Martha MORLEY; Philip married Hannah DEWEY.

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