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Porter Family Lineage

The Porter Family Tree has been traced to the year 1310 in England.  While this information should be considered “preliminary”, it is based on information found on Ancestry.com and Genealogy.com.

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Name

Born

Where

Died

Where

Spouse

Children

Reginald De Port

Abt. 1310

England

 

 

Unknown

Henry De Port, b. 1330, England

Henry De Port

Abt. 1330

England

 

 

Unknown

John Porter, b. 1350, England

John Porter

Abt. 1350

England

 

 

Unknown

Michael Porter, b. 1370, England

Michael Porter

Abt. 1370

England

 

 

Unknown

John Porter, b. 1390, England

John Porter

Abt. 1390

England

 

 

Unknown

Thomas Porter, b. 1410, England

Thomas Porter

Abt.  1410

England

 

 

Ann Westcote, born 1425 in Frankley, Wrsstr, England

William Porter, b. 1435, England

William Porter

Abt.  1435

Markham, Nottingham, England

 

 

1449 in Over Ettington, Warwickshire, England

John Porter, b. 1450, England

John Porter

Abt.  1450

England

 

 

Margaret (unknown), Abt.  1475, England

Richard Porter, b. 1478, St Stephens, Cornwall, Eng

Richard or Robert Porter

Abt.  1478

St. Stephens, Cornwall, England

 

 

Margaret Parkyng, born Abt. 1482 in Torr, Cornwall, England,
Married 1500 in Trematon, Cornwall, England

John Porter, b. 1500, Trematon, Cornwall, Eng

John Porter

Abt.  1500

Trematon, Cornwall, England

 

 

Margaret Blake, born 1502 in England, Married Abt. 1519 in England

John Porter, b. 1510, Felstead, Essex, Eng

John Porter

Abt. 1510

St. Stephens, Cornwall, England

1540

Felstead, Essex, Eng

Agnes Luscombe, born 1516 in England, Married 1539 in Felstead, Essex, England

Thomas, Porter b. 1540, Felstead, Essex, Eng

Thomas Porter

Abt. 1527 or 1540

Felsted, Essex, England

19 Aug 1616 or Dec 1614

St Mary Virgin, Little Baddow, Essex, Eng

Ann (Unknown),  born Abt. 15

42 in Felstead, Essex, England
Married Abt. 1559 in Felsted, Essex, England

Died 19 Aug 1616

John Porter, b. 1560, Felstead, Essex, Eng.,

died 26 Nov 1625, Felstead, Essex, Eng.

John Porter

Father:

Thomas Porter (1540-1616)

Mother:

Ann (1542-1616)

Abt. 1559-60

Felsted, Essex, England

26 Nov 1625

London, Middlesex, England

(1) Anne Thomas, born abt. 1567 or 1564,

Married Abt. 1585 in Tapenhall In, Worestershire, Eng.,

Died after 1586

 

(2) Sibyl Vessey, born 15 Nov 1561, christened 30 Nov 1561 in Little Baddow, Essex, England,
Married 12 September 1587 in Little Baddow, Essex, England,

Died 26 Nov 1625, Felstead, Essex, England

Parents: Thomas Vessey, Elizabeth Church

Children by Anne Thomas:

(1) John Porter, b. Abt 1586, Tapenhall Inn, Worestershire, Eng., spouse Mary Scudamore.

(2) Edward Porter, b. 13 Feb 1586, Watton-At-Sutton, Herefordshire, Eng., died 28 July 1677, Roxbury, Boston, MA, spouse Agnes, spouse Elizabeth Rhoda Allot.

(3) Edmund Porter, b. 1589, Claines, Worester, Eng.

(4) Mary Porter, b. 1591, Claines, Worester, Eng., spouse William Turberville.

 

Children by Sibyl Vessey:

(1) Francis Porter, b. 12 Sep 1585, Felstead, Essex, Eng., d. 26 May 1635.

(2) Frances Porter, b. 1588, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 26 May 1635, spouse Joan Draper.
(3) Thomas Porter, b. Aug 1590, christened 19 Aug 1590, Felstead, Essex, Eng., buried 20 Dec 1638.
(4) Margaret Porter, christened 17 May 1593, Felstead, Essex, Eng., d. 21 Apr 1648.
(5)
John Porter, b.  21 June 1594, Felstead, Essex, Eng, died 22 Apr 1648, Windsor, CT, spouse Anna (Rosanna) White.
(6) William Porter, b. 1596, Felstead, Essex, Eng., d. 1635
(7) Rose Porter, b. 1598, Felstead, Essex, Eng., spouse Wentford.

John Porter

Father:
John Porter (1560-1625)
Mother:
Anne Thomas (Abt 1564-After 1586)

Abt. 1586

Tapenhall Inn, Worestershire, Eng.

 

 

Mary Scudamore

Married Abt. 1611, Bullingham, Herefordshire, Eng.

 

John Porter Sr.

Father:

John Porter (1560-1625)

Mother:

Sibyl Vessey (1561-1625)

 

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21 June 1594

Holy Cross, Felstead, Essex, England

22 Apr 1648

Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut

Anna or Rosanna White,

Christened 13 July 1600 in Shalford, Essex, England

Married 18 October 1620 in All Saints, Shalford, Essex, England
Death 11 May 1647 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut

Parents: Robert White, Bridget Alger

Children of Anna White:

(1) Thomas Porter, b. 1620, Eng., died 1697, Hartford, CT, spouse Sarah Hart.

(2) Johanna (Anna) Porter,  christened 22 Sep 1621, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 21 July 1653, Windsor, Hartford, CT, spouse Joseph Judson, spouse William Gaylor.

(3) John Porter, c. 9 Feb 1623, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 2 Aug 1688.
(4) Sarah Porter, born 15 Mar 1624, Felstead, Essex, Eng., first spouse Joseph Judson, married 24 Oct 1644, second spouse Josiah Barber, died 16 Mar 1696 in Woodbury, Litchfield, CT, buried Stratford, Fairfield, CT at Congregational Burying Place.
(5) James Porter, c. 20 Feb 1627/28, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 27 Sep 1727, City of London, Eng, spouse Elizabeth Baldwin, spouse Sarah Tudor.

(6) Rebecca Porter, c. 16 Sep 1630, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 9 Jan 1682/83, Saybrook, CT., spouse John Clark.

(7) Samuel Porter, b. 22 May 1632 Felstead, Essex, Eng., c. 26 May 1632, Felstead, Essex, Eng., spouse Hannah Stanley, m. 1659 Windsor, CT., died 6 Sep 1689, Hadley, Hampshire, CT.

(8) Rose Porter, c. 24 Jun 1633, Felstead, Essex, Eng., died 12 May 1648, Windsor, Hartford, CT.

(9) Mary Porter, b. 1 Oct 1637, Messing, Essex, Eng, died 16 Dec 1681, Windsor, CT, spouse Samuel Grant.

(10) Anna Porter, c. 4 Nov 1638, Messing, Essex, Eng., died 4 Nov 1638.
(11) James Porter, b. 1638, Felstead, Essex, Eng.

(12) Nathaniel Porter, b. 19 Jul 1640, Windsor, Hartford, CT, died Jan 1680 Statford, Fairfield, CT, spouse Hannah Groves, spouse Elizabeth Baldwin.
(13) Hannah Porter, b. 4 Sep 1642, Windsor, Hartford, CT, died 19 Sep 1677, Deerfield, Franklin, MA, spouse John Coleman.
(14) Joseph Porter, b. 1644, Windsor, Hartford, CT.

 

Thomas Porter

Father:

John Porter (1594-1648

Mother:

Anna (Rosanna) White (1600-1648)

Lived on the lot adjacent to Deacon Stephen Hart, joined the church in 1653, and was a deacon at the time of his death.

1620-21

Essex, England

13 Dec 1697

Hartford, CT

Sarah Hart

Born 1625 or 1626, England

Father: Steven Hart (1602-1683)

Mother: Margaret Farmington (Abt 1607-1693)

Married 20 Nov 1644, Hartford, CT

Died 1697, Farmington, CT

Father: Deacon Stephen Hart (Braintree, Essex, England, Cambridge, Mass, Hartford and Tunxis, Conn.)

(1) Thomas Porter, b. 1645, Farmington, CT, died 27 Mar 1711, North Kingston, Washington, RI, spouse Louis Stanley.

(2) Sarah Porter, b. 1646, Farmington, CT, died 7 Oct 1725, spouse Nathaniel Winchell.

(3) Samuel Porter, b. 1648 Farmington.

(4) Dorothy Porter, b. 1652, Farmington, Hartford, CT

(5) Johannah Porter, b. 6 Jan 1655, Farmington, Hartford, CT, spouse Stephen Taylor, m. 8 Nov 1676 in Hartford, Hartford, CT.

(6) Samuel Porter, b. 1656, spouse Martha Freeman.

(7) Ruth Porter, b. 1658, Hartford, Hartford, CT, spouse Samuel Smith.

(8) Rachel Porter, b. 26 Dec 1658, Farmington, Hartford, CT, died 4 Oct 1743, Kensington, Hartford, CT, spouse Samuel Cowles.

(9) Mary Porter, b. 1662, Wallingford, New Haven, CT, spouse Joseph Royce, m. 1 Oct 1684, Wallingford, CT.

(10) Ruth Porter, b. 30 Nov 1664, Farmington, Hartford, CT, died 1739, spouse Samuel Smith, spouse Joseph Root.

(11) Samuel Porter, b. 24 Oct 1665, Farmington, Hartford, CT, died 25 Mar 1736, spouse Martha Freeman, spouse Abigail Humphreys.

(12) Martha Porter, b. 1666, died 11 July 1749, spouse Joseph North.

(13) Elizabeth Porter, b. 23 Oct 1667, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, spouse William Frampton, m. 27 July 1688.

(14) Mary Porter, b. 22 Feb 1677, Stratford, Fairfield, CT, died 11 Mar 1759, Meriden, New Haven, CT, spouse Joseph Royce, spouse Deacon Robert Royce, spouse Joseph Langdon.

 

John Porter II

Father:

John Porter Sr.

9 Feb 1623

 

2 August 1688

 

Mary Stanley

Married 1650, Hartford, Hartford Co. CT

(1) John Porter III, b. 3 Jun 1651, spouse Joanna Gaylord, married 16 Dec 1669.

(2) Mary Porter, b. 17 Jul 1653, spouse Capt. Joseph Phelps, married 26 June 1673, d. 10 Jan 1682.

(3) Sarah Porter, b. 5 Sep 1655, spouse Enoch Drake, married 11 Nov 1680, spouse Lt. Josiah Barber, married 5 Nov 1701 at Windsor, Hartford Co., CT, d. 13 Dec 1730.

(4) Nathaniel Porter, b. 20 Apr 1660, spouse Deborah Buell, married 1700.

(5) Hannah Porter, b. 1 Jan 1662 or 1663, spouse Thomas Loomis, married 17 Dec 1682, d. 1 Jan 1738 or 1739.

(6) Rebecca Porter, b. 8 Mar 1666, spouse Timothy Loomis, married 20 Mar 1689 or 1690, d. 20 May 1750.

(7) Ruth Porter, b. 7 Aug 1671, spouse Ensign Nathaniel Loomis, married 28 Nov 1689, d. 16 Feb 1753.

(8) Hezekiah Porter, b. 9 Nov 1673, spouse Mary Buell, married 28 Sep 1699, d. 29 Jun 1757.

(9) Joseph Porter, b. 7 Feb 1675, spouse Hannah Buell, married 5 Dec 1699, d. 29 Sep 1741.

 

Robert Porter
Father: 
John Porter b.1594

Mother:
Anna Rosanna White b. 1600

1624

Farmington,

Hartford, Connecticut

17 Sep 1689

Farmington,

Hartford, Connecticut

Mary Scott

Born 1624 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
Married 7 Nov 1644 in Farmington

Died 1675 in Farmington

(1) Hannah Porter, b. 16 Apr 1644, Farmington, CT
(2) Mary Porter, b. 24 Feb 1646, Farmington, CT
(3) John Porter, b. 12 Nov 1648, Farmington, CT, d. 1686
(4) Thomas Porter, b. 25 Oct 1650, Farmington, CT, d. 19 Dec 1718, m. May 1678 spouse Abigail Cowles
(5)
Robert Porter, b. 12 Nov 1652, Farmington, CT, d. 19 Dec 1689
(6) Elizabeth Porter, b. 11 Jan 1654, Farmington, CT
(7) Joanna Porter, b. 6 Jun 1655, Farmington, CT
(8) Sarah Porter, b. 20 Dec 1657, Farmington, CT
(9) Benjamin Porter, b. 18 Mar 1660, Farmington, CT, d. 1689
(10) Anne Porter, b. 7 Mar 1661, Farmington, CT
(11) Ann Porter, b. Apr 1664, Farmington, CT
(12) Hepzibah Porter, 4 Mar 1666, Farmington, CT

John Porter III

Father:

John Porter II

Mother:

Mary Stanley

3 Jun 1651

 

 

 

Joanna Gaylord

Married 16 December 1669

(1) Joanna Porter, b. 7 Feb 1670 Windsor, Hartford, CT, spouse Peter Mills, married 21 July 1692, d. 2 Dec 1760.

(2) Mary Porter, b. 20 Nov 1672, spouse Hezekiah Loomis, married 30 April 1690, d. 12 Aug 1752.

(3) Ann Porter, b. 26 Aug 1679 Windsor, Hartford, CT, spouse Joseph Fitch, d. before 16 Sep 1707.

(4) John Porter IV, spouse Mary Drake.

(5) David Porter, b. 3 Oct 1685, spouse Anne Phelps, married 3 June 1707.

 

Robert Porter

Father:

Robert Porter (1624-1689)

Mother:

Mary Scott (1622-1675)

12 Nov 1652

Farmington,

Hartford, Connecticut

4 Nov 1712

Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts

(1) Sarah Burt

Born  02 May 1665 in Northampton, Hampshire, MA,
Married 21 May 1668 in Northampton

Died 14 May 1689 in Northampton

(2) Elizabeth Rising

Born 1665 in Windsor, Hartford, MA
Married 1691 in Northampton

Died 12 Sep 1728 in Northampton

(1) John Porter, b. 1689, Northampton, MA

(2) John Porter, b. 1692, Northampton, MA

(3) Elizabeth Porter, b. 1695, Northampton, MA

(4) James Porter,  b. 1698, Northampton, MA

(5) William Porter, b. 1702, Northampton, MA

(6) Thomas Porter, b. 1705, Northampton, MA

Thomas Porter

Father:

Robert Porter (1652-1712)

Mother:

Elizabeth Rising (1665-1728)

1705

Northampton, Hampshire, MA

 

 

Sarah Pomeroy

Born 25 Oct 1706 in Southampton, MA
Married 1733

Parents: Eldad Pomeroy, Sarah Waite

(1) Miles Porter, b. 12 July 1748, Southampton, MA
(2) Mindwell Porter, b. 3 Oct 1736, Southampton, MA, spouse Seth Loomis.
(3) Sarah Porter, b. 23 Sept 1737
(4) Rhoda Porter, b. 7 Mar 1742, Southampton, MA, spouse Supply Clark.
(5) Elizaeth Porter, b. 3 Sep 1744
(6) Catherine Porter, b. 3 July 1746
(7) Jehial/Gehiel, 4 Aug 1755

Miles Porter

12 July 1748

Southampton, Hampshire, MA

1814

Onondaga County, New York

Sibbel Pitts, born 1746/1748, Westfield, MA
Married 14 Sept 1771, Southampton, Hampshire, MA

(1) Phillip Porter, b. 9 Oct 1783, Massachusetts
(2)
Thomas Porter, b. 1775, Southampton, MA

Thomas Porter

1775

Southampton, Hampshire, MA

 

 

 

 

Thomas Porter

1797

Massachusetts

 

 

Fredrecka Freelove

(1) Otis Porter, b. 1830, New York, d. 1906
(2)
Rhoda Porter, b. 1831, Pennsylvania
(3)
Philip Porter, b. 1833, Pennsylvania
(4)
Lucy Porter, b. 1838, Ohio
(5)
John Henry Porter, b. 4 Aug 1842, Ohio

John Henry Porter

4 Aug 1842

Ohio

26 July 1915

Pawhuska, OK

(1) Amelia Scott, born 1840, New York or Ohio,
married 23 Sept 1860 in Knoxville, IL
died April 1875, in Quincy, IL
(2) Anna Sarah Coffin, married 1880
(3) Mary Emmoline Coffin

(1) Charles Henry Porter, b. 18 Sep 1862, Illinois

(2) Jane Porter, b. 1864, Illinois

(3) Otis William Porter, b. 23 Mar 1866, Iowa

(4) Lucinda Porter, b. 1868, Illinois

(5) John Frank Porter, b. 06 July 1870, Knox County, IL

(6) Willis Wish Porter, b. 1873, Illinois

(7) William Oscar Porter, b. Apr 1875, Illinois

(8) Mary Ann Porter, b. 24 May 1880, Peoria, Illinois

John Frank Porter

06 Jul 1870

Knox County, IL

13 Aug 1951

Oklahoma City, OK

Lillie Mae Clark, born 01 Sept 1875, in Griswold, Cass County, Iowa
married 22 Dec 1891
died 24 Sept 1954 in Oklahoma City, OK

(1) Samuel Leroy Porter, b. 06 Sept 1892, Arkansas City, KS

(2) Grace Ella Porter, b. 20 Feb 1894, Marysville, KS

(3) Amelia Susana Porter, b. 29 Sep 1897, Garber, OK
(4)
Charles Henry Porter, b. 29 July 1898, Covington, OK
(5)
Minnie Faye Porter, b. 10 Dec 1899, Garber, OK
(6)
Otis Clark Porter, b. 02 Jan 1902, Covington, OK
(7)
John William Porter, b. 20 May 1903, Orlando, OK
(8)
Mary Sophia Porter, b. 01 Nov 1904, Orlando, OK
(9)
Goldie Lucille Porter, b. 14 Apr 1907, Stillwater, OK
(10)
Pauline Scedonia Porter, b. 31 Jan 1910, Orlando, OK

(11) Paul Franklin Porter, b. 31 Oct 1912, Orlando, OK
(12)
Anna Maudine Porter, 05 Jun 1919, Yale, OK