Very incomplete list!
Theophilus Eaton (1590-1658) —
Born in Buckinghamshire, England,
Co-founder and first Governor of New Haven Colony, 1639-58.
Died in New Haven, New Haven
County, Conn., January
17, 1658 (age
Original interment and cenotaph at New Haven Green, New Haven, Conn.; reinterment at Grove
Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.; cenotaph at Montowese Cemetery, North Haven, Conn.
Timothy Pickering (1745-1829) —
of Salem, Essex
County, Mass.; Luzerne
County, Pa.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia
Born in Salem, Essex
County, Mass., July 17,
County Register of Deeds, 1774-77; common pleas court judge in
Massachusetts, 1775, 1802-03; member of Massachusetts state
legislature, 1776; colonel in the Continental Army during the
Revolutionary War; delegate
to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1789; U.S.
Postmaster General, 1791-95; U.S.
Secretary of War, 1795; U.S.
Secretary of State, 1795-1800; U.S.
Senator from Massachusetts, 1803-11; U.S.
Representative from Massachusetts, 1813-17 (at-large 1813-15, 2nd
District 1815-17); member of Massachusetts
Governor's Council, 1817-18.
Puritan; later Unitarian.
of the Cincinnati.
by the Senate in 1811 for violating an injunction
Died in Salem, Essex
County, Mass., January
29, 1829 (age 83 years, 196
Interment at Broad
Street Cemetery, Salem, Mass.
of Timothy Pickering (1703-1778) and Mary (Wingate) Pickering;
married, April 8,
1776, to Rebecca White; granduncle of Dudley
Leavitt Pickman; second great-granduncle of John
Gardner Coolidge and Augustus
Peabody Gardner; third great-granduncle of John
Lee Saltonstall; fourth great-granduncle of Leverett
Gurdon Saltonstall, John
Lee Saltonstall Jr. and William
Amory Gardner Minot; fifth great-granduncle of William
Lawrence Saltonstall and John
Forbes Kerry; ancestor *** of Susan
Walker FitzGerald; first cousin once removed of John
Wingate Weeks (1781-1853); first cousin thrice removed of John
Wingate Weeks (1860-1926); first cousin four times removed of Charles
Sinclair Weeks; second cousin twice removed of John
Albion Andrew; second cousin thrice removed of Isaac
Forrester Andrew and Henry
Hersey Andrew; second cousin four times removed of Llewellyn
Libby and William
F. Nason; second cousin five times removed of Augustine
B. Libby, Albanah
Harvey Libby and Frederick
Edwin Hanscom; third cousin once removed of Luther
Walter Badger; third cousin twice removed of Amos
Tuck; third cousin thrice removed of Hiram
Augustus Huse (1840-1907) and Hiram
Augustus Huse (1843-1902).|
| || || Political families: Rodney
family of Delaware; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon
family of Massachusetts; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Upham
family of Massachusetts; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish
family of Adel, Georgia (subsets of the Four
Thousand Related Politicians).|
| || ||See also congressional
biography — Govtrack.us
page — Wikipedia article — NNDB
dossier — Find-A-Grave
| || ||Books about Timothy Pickering: David
Pickering and the Age of the American Revolution —
Gerald H. Clarfield, Timothy
Pickering and the American Republic|
Gurdon Saltonstall (1666-1724) —
of New London, New London
Born in Haverhill, Essex
County, Mass., April
Governor of Connecticut, 1708-24.
Died in New London, New London
County, Conn., October
1, 1724 (age 58 years, 177
Interment at Ancient Cemetery, New London, Conn.
John Winthrop (1588-1649) —
Born in Edwardstone, Suffolk, England,
Governor of Massachusetts, 1629-34, 1637-40, 1642-44, 1646-49;
died in office 1649.
Died in Boston, Suffolk
County, Mass., March
26, 1649 (age
Interment at King's
Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.