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Robert Old
Born 1645 Sherborne, Dorset, England
Died Jan 16, 1727/28 Suffield CT

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SPOUSE CHILDREN
Susanna Hanford

m. Dec 31, 1669
b. 1649?
Windsor CT
d. Jan 6, 1688
Suffield CT
Robert

b. Oct 9, 1670
Windsor CT

Jonathan

b. Dec 24, 1672
Windsor CT
d. Dec 19, 1696
Suffield CT
Mindwell

b. Feb 4, 1674
Suffield CT

Hanford

b. Mar 24, 1677
Suffield CT
d. Mar 13, 1765
Westfield MA
William

b. Feb 7, 1679
Suffield CT
d. Aug 24, 1680
Suffield CT
William

b. Aug 28, 1680
Suffield CT
d. Sep 21, 1749
North Brookfield MA
Ebenezer

b. Dec 22, 1681
Suffield CT
d. Dec 30, 1681
North Brookfield MA
Susannah

b. Oct 21, 1683
Suffield CT
d. 1753
Dorothy Granger

m. Apr 1, 1689
b. Feb 17, 1665
Newbury MA
d. 1728
Suffield CT
John

b. Jan 11, 1691
Suffield CT
d. Dec 10, 1755
Ebenezer

b. Jan 23, 1693
Suffield CT
d. Oct 28, 1732
Josiah

b. Mar 4, 1695
Suffield CT
d. Dec 28, 1712
Jonathan

b. Jun 8, 1698
Suffield CT

Nathaniel

b. Mar 2, 1701/2
Suffield CT

Joseph

b. Feb 7, 1702/3
Suffield CT

Robert Old was one of the first five proprietors of Suffield, which was originally founded as a township of Massachusetts in 1670, and became part of Connecticut in 1749.
Daughter Mindwell was the first white child born in Suffield MA. She had an illegitimate child by Edward Smith Jr., but no other children. She became the second wife of John Stockwell in Suffield on Dec 11, 1716. She probably died by 1737.
Suffield Historical Marker, describing the beginnings of Suffield.
Second wife Dorothy was the daughter of Launcelot Granger.
Sources:
Olds, Edson Baldwin, The Olds (Old, Ould) Family in England and America; American Genealogy, Washington, DC, comp.& publ. by Edson B. Olds, 1915.
Genealogies and Biographies of Ancient Windsor, Conn., pp. 537-538.
Suffield Historical Society, website, Family history of Robert Old.
Olds, Dan W., website, Robert Olds of Windsor and Suffield, CT and his descendants, Spartanburg SC, Jun 18, 2002.