Henry Bristol, cooper, meat packer, freeman, born 1625 England, died 1695 New Haven, Ct., married 1st, Rebecca ( ), and he married 2nd, 26/29 January 1656 at New Haven, Ct. to Lydia Brown #2351, daughter of Francis and Mary (Edwards), died 1719, her will dated 15 December 1714. Henry had a brother Richard Bristol/Bristow who settled at Guilford, Ct.
Children: of Rebecca
Rebecca b. 4 Feb 1649, m. Dec 1670 Zaccheus Candee.
Ch: Rebecca, Hannah, Zaccheus, Samuel, Mary, Desire, Abigail.
Samuel b. 3 Dec 1651, resided in Guilford, Ct., m. Phebe.
Ch: Samuel, Bezaleel, Phebe, Abiah.
Mercy b. 17 Nov 1653, prob. d. y.
Children: of Lydia
LYDIA m. Joseph Smith
John b. 4 Sept 1659, m. Mercy Mansfield, daughter of Joseph and Mary (Potter) Mansfield.
Ch: John, Mehitabel, Joseph, John.
Mary b. Sept 1661, m. Jobamah Gunn of Milford, Ct. as his 2nd wife.
Mary Gunn, wid. of Milford in 1719 deeded land to her brother John Bristol.
Hannah b. 10 Dec 1663
Abigail b. 19 Apr 1666, m. 27 Nov 1712 Daniel Terrel of Milford, Ct.
Sarah b. abt 1668, m. Stephen Hine of Milford, Ct.
Ch: Ambrose, Elizabeth, Stephen, Alexander.
Daniel b. 4 May 1671, m. 1st Hester Sperry.
Ch: Esther, Elizabeth, Anne, Daniel, Obedience, Samuel, Richard, Ambrose.
He m. 2nd Judith (Bunnell) Hodge, d. of Benjamin and Rebecca Mallory) Bunnell, and wid. of Thomas Hodge.
Elizabeth b. 20 May 1674, prob. d. y.
Esther b. 3 Oct 1676, prob. d. y.
Eliphalet b. 2 Oct 1679, m. Esther Peck, dau. of Benjamin and Mary (Sperry) Peck.
Ch: Lydia, Sarah, Samuel, Dinah, Stephen, Abigail, Eliphalet, Aaron, Moses, Esther, Benjamin.
Henry b. 20 June 1683, m. 23 Jan 1707 Desire Smith, d. of John and Grace (Winston) Smith.
Ch: Desire, Henry, Austin, Amos, Mary, Thomas, Deborah, Gideon, Patience, Jonathan, Lydia.