Mitt Romney

Ancestry of
Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts


    Isaac Graves

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    • 11th Generation — 8th Great-grandfather of Mitt Romney
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 1990 
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    • Christening Date:
    • 16 Feb 1623/1624 
    • Christening Location:
    • Thundridge, Hertfordshire, England 
    • Death Date:
    • 19 Sep 1677 
    • Death Location:
    • Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • Isaac Graves was killed in an Indian attack on Hatfield, Massachusetts, on 19 SEP 1677. He and his brother John were surprised by the Indians while shingling a roof.

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  • Sources for Isaac Graves

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Hadley, Vol. 1, p. 27, Birth record for daughter Hannah Graves.
    • 3 Barbour, Lucius Barnes, Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut, Baltimore, Maryland: Reprinted for Clearfield Co., Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co. (2001), 171, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 Cutter, William Richard, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, Volume 2, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1908), 802, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 5 Jacobus, Donald Lines and Edgar Francis Waterman, Hale, House and Related Families: Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1978, reprinted from 1952), 546, 577-579, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 7 Smith, John Montague, et. al., History of the Town of Sunderland, Massachusetts, 1673-1899: Which Originally Embraced Within Its Limits the . . ., Greenfield, Massachusetts: Press of E. A. Hall and Company (1899), 349, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 8 Wells, Daniel White and Reuben Field Wells, A History of Hatfield, Massachusetts, Springfield, Massachusetts: F. C. H. Gibbons (1910), 409-410, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 9 Weygant, Charles H., The Sacketts of America, Their Ancestors and Descendants 1630-1907, Newburgh, New York: Journal Print (1907), 24-25, Hathi Trust Digital Library.

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