Joanna Wescott
wife of John Weed

Date of birth: say 1645.
Place of birth: Unknown.
This is a reasonable estimate based on the birthdates of her children.

Date of death: before 1678.
Place of death: Unknown.
John Weed had a child by his second wife on 7 January 1678/9, so Joanna would have died in early 1678 at the very latest, and probably before.

Father: Richard Wescott, b. say 1610, d. bef. 11 March 1649/50.
Mother: Joanna _____, b. ca. 1612, d. ca. 1667.

Spouse: m. bef. 14 February 1664[/5], John Weed, b. say 1639, d. bef. 12 March 1689/90.
On 14 February 1664[/5], John Weed, husband of Joanna, daughter of Richard Wescott, receipted to his father-in-law (i.e., stepfather) Thomas Skidmore [FOOF 1: 660].

Children:
See the page of John Weed for details.

Jonas Weed, b. 5 February 1667[/8], rec. at Stamford, d. 18 or 20 November 1706, rec. at Stamford;
m. Mary Scofield, who m. (2) Stamford, 31 December 1707, Samuel Hoyt.

Daniel Weed, b. 11 February 1669[/70], rec. at Stamford, d. 17114;
m. Stamford, CT, 23 September 1697, Mary Webb, d. 1 April 1714, rec. at Stamford.

John Weed, b. say 1672, d. ca. 2 May 1739, rec. at Derby;
m. Derby, 17 December 1702,
Mary Beaman, d. 27 October 1743, rec. at Derby.

Samuel Weed, living October 1722;
m. Stamford, 17 April 1701, Abigail Scofield, d. 5 May 1734.


Reference abbreviations

FOOF = Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield (2 vols., Fairfield, 1930).


Compiled by Stewart Baldwin

First uploaded 14 August 2011.