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The roots of Coventry, Connecticut

Author: Betty Brook Messier; Janet Sutherland Aronson
Publisher: Coventry, Conn. (1712 Main St., Coventry 06238) : 275th Anniversary Committee, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thomas Roote (1608-1694) was born in England, probably the son of John and Ann Russell Roote of Badby. He was in America by 1637, and was living at Hartford, Connecticut, by 1639. He and his family family moved to Nothampton, Massachusetts in 1653. His grandson, Deacon Thomas Root (1667-1756), was born at Northampton,the son of Thomas Roote (ca. 1644-ca. 1718). He married Thankful Strong (1672- 1742), daughter of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Messier, Betty Brook.
Roots of Coventry, Connecticut.
Coventry, Conn. (1712 Main St., Coventry 06238) : 275th Anniversary Committee, ©1987
(OCoLC)747334198
Named Person: Root family.; Root family.; Root.; Fitch.; Loomis.; French.; Porter.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Brook Messier; Janet Sutherland Aronson
OCLC Number: 16633582
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 206 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Thomas Root of Coventry --
Church and Society, the first fifty years --
The Revolutionary period: Ephraim and Jesse Root --
Jesse Root in Congress. Jesse's children: Ebenezer, Sophia --
Jesse Root, jurist and elder statesman --
Jesse's children: Ephraim, David, and James --
The church and society: confrontation --
The old order changes --
Coventry in the 19th century. Jesse's children: Sally --
Notes --
Genealogy --
Index to genealogy --
General index.
Responsibility: Betty Brook Messier and Janet Sutherland Aronson.

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Thomas Roote (1608-1694) was born in England, probably the son of John and Ann Russell Roote of Badby. He was in America by 1637, and was living at Hartford, Connecticut, by 1639. He and his family family moved to Nothampton, Massachusetts in 1653. His grandson, Deacon Thomas Root (1667-1756), was born at Northampton,the son of Thomas Roote (ca. 1644-ca. 1718). He married Thankful Strong (1672- 1742), daughter of Jedediah and Freedom Woodward Strong, at Nothampton in 1691. They had eleven children, 1692-1713. He first purchased land at Coventry, Connecticut, in 1708. He was the first town clerk and deacon, and served the church and town in many other positions. Descendants listed lived in Connecticut, New York, and elsewhere.

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