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Peter Farnum
Born Jan 9, 1665 Killingworth CT
Died Feb 14, 1703 Litchfield CT

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SPOUSE CHILDREN
Hannah Wilcoxson

m. Dec 8, 1686
Killingworth CT
b. Jan 19, 1665
Killingworth CT
d. Apr 3, 1708
Wallingford CT
Joanna

b. Sep 17, 1687
Killingworth CT
d. Sep 13, 1742
New Haven CT
Peter

b. Aug 29, 1689
Killingworth CT
d. Apr 3, 1777
?Killingworth CT
Hannah

b. Aug 23, 1691
Killingworth CT

Nathaniel

b. Feb 27, 1694/5
Killingworth CT

Josiah

b. Jul 6, 1698
Killingworth CT

Phebe

b. Oct 29, 1700
Killingworth CT

John

b. Nov 30, 1702
Killingworth CT
d. Jul 22, 1768
Litchfield CT
Peter Farnum was known as Sgt. Peter Farnum.
Killingworth is now known as Clinton CT. Clinton is on the south shore of Connecticut. Joseph was one of its original landowners of 1663, when it was known as Hammonassett Plantation. It was sometimes called Kenilworth and is now Clinton CT. The land in this area is hilly and rolling, with forests.
Peter married Hannah Wilcoxson on Dec 8, 1686, only the fourth marriage recorded in the early history of Killingworth.
Son Peter Farnum's son Peter married in 1745 his cousin, Lydia Graves, daughter of John Graves, 1683-1766.
Sources:
Jacobus, D.L., Ancient Families of New Haven, 1924; 3 references.
Killingworth Vital Records, v. 2, p. 192.
Stepanek, Antoinette Farnum, Farnham/Farnum Families in America, Vol. I, Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie MD, 1993, pp. 59-82.