Hoyt, Simon 1a

Birth Name Hoyt, Simon
Gender male
Age at Death 67 years, 7 months, 12 days


Ancestral File Number:<AFN> 8MH6-S3
In 1628 Simon Hoyt accompanied by his brother-in-law, NicholasStowers, and the Spragues who were also from Upway in Dorset, came toAmerica, in the ship Abigail with Gov. Endicott arriving at Salem,Massachusetts, September 6, 1628. In 1629 he went to Charlestown.
In 1630 he was in Dorchester, his name appearing in the records asSimon Hoit. In 1635 he was at Scituate where he and his wife, Susanna,joined the church.
In 1639 he went to Windsor, Connecticut, where he had fourscoreacres of land granted him by the plantation, February 28, 1640. A houselot was granted him in Fairfield, March, 1649, and his name appears inthe list of pioneers of Stamford.
In the StamfordTown records there is on file an interestingdocument relating to the distribution of his estate. Is is dated December1, 1674, signed by his several sons and sons in law as follows: MosesHoyt, Joshua Hoyt, Samuel Hoyt, Benjamin Hoyt, Thomas Lyon, Samuel Finch,Samuel Firman; Witnesses Abram Finch, Jonas Seely. (Hoyt, Rev. JohnWilliam; A Genealogy of Samuel Hoyt and Betsey Webb, Stamford,Connecticut, 1939, p.85.)


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1590-01-20 Upway,Dorchester,Dorsetshire,England    
Death 1657-09-01 Stamford,Fairfield,Connecticut    
Christening 1590-01-20 England    
Burial 1657-09-01      


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
         Hoyt, Simon 1590-01-20 1657-09-01


Family of Hoyt, Simon and Smith, Susanah

Married Wife Smith, Susanah ( * 1615 + 1674 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1635-04-02 Fairfield, CT Marriage of unknown  


Name Birth Date Death Date
Hoyt, Mary1635
Hoyt, Miriamabout 1636
Hoyt, Mosesabout 1637about 1712
Hoyt, Joshuaabout 16401690
Hoyt, Samuelabout 16421720-04-07
Hoyt, Benjamin1644-02-021735-01-26

Family of Hoyt, Simon

Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1612-12-02 Upway Parish Church,Dorchester,Dorsetshire,England Marriage of unknown