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Deacon Hugh Calkins

Male 1600 - 1690  (90 years)


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  • Name Hugh Calkins  [1
    Title Deacon 
    Born 1600  Chepstow, Monmouth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1640  New England, from Chepstow, in Monmouth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID A95A1B7296D84A36B5558286FDC8C5D1EB80 
    Died 1690  Norwich, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I466  Bradley - Post
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2013 

    Family Ann Eaton,   b. 1605, Chepstow, Monmouth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1688, Norwich, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Y  [4
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Calkins,   d. 14 Mar 1651, Gloucester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. David Calkins,   d. 25 Nov 1717
     3. Sarah Calkins,   b. 31 Jul 1626, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1677, Gloucester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. Mary Calkins,   b. 1629, Monmouth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1691, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. John Calkins,   b. Abt 1634, Monmouth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1703, Norwich, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     6. Deborah Calkins,   b. 18 Mar 1643, Gloucester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1690 - Norwich, New London, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Other spellings of the surname that may be found include Caulkins and Calkin.
      A part of the Welsh Company, he immigrated with his minister Rev. Blinman. Settling first at Marshfield, the moved to Gloucester. After eight years they removed to New London.
      In 1650 he was a deputy from Gloucester to the General Court of Massachusetts. While at New London, he was chosen twelve times as deputy to the Connecticut Assembly, and was a New London selectman for some time. At Norwich, he was a deputy at ten sessions of the Legislature from 1663 to 1671. He was one of the first deacons of the Norwich church.
      At all three towns, he was primarily employed in public business, serving on various committees.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] History of Norwich, , p. 171.

    2. [S38] Directory.

    3. [S87] Caulkins Family Manuscript, Mrs. Sharps.

    4. [S12] History of Norwich.