9 Oct 1649 - 18 Oct 1699

  • BIRTH: 9 Oct 1649, Brookhaven, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
  • DEATH: 18 Oct 1699, Brookhaven, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
Father: Richard WOODHULL
Mother: Dorothy HOWELL

Family 1 : Temperance TOPPING
  • MARRIAGE: 20 Nov 1684, Southampton, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
  1.  Richard WOODHULL
  2. +Nathaniel WOODHULL
  3.  Josiah WOODHULL
  4.  John WOODHULL
  5.  Dorothy WOODHULL
  6.  Temperance WOODHULL

                    |                 |__
 _Richard WOODHULL _|
|                   |                  __
|                   |_________________|
|                                     |__
|--Richard WOODHULL 
|                                      __
|                    _Edward HOWELL __|
|                   |                 |__
|_Dorothy HOWELL ___|
                    |                  __
                    |_Frances PAXTON _|

[3040] "Records of the Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County, NY"
Brookhaven, NY; 1880
Cornell Library: New York State Historical Literature Collection
(An deed of Indian lands was granted to Richard Wodhull
by the Sachem Tobackus, 08 Dec 1690. Several other land transactions
between the town of Brookhaven and Richard are also recorded. The
earliest of these I presume to be with the elder immigrant Richard, the
later with his son.)

Southampton Town Records - Marriages
from "The Early History of Southampton, L.I., New York"
George Rogers Howell, Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1887
"Richard WOODHULL of Brookhaven married Temperance TOPPING, November 20, 1684"

Setauket Presbyterian Church
Grave Stones and Epitaphs from the Churchyard
"Sequor nec Inferior"; Richard; Born in Thenford, England;
1620, Settled in Setauket; Long Island, 1656;
Died Oct. 17, 1690; (AE 70); "Every inch a nobleman";
Richard 2nd; Born 1649; Died Oct. 18, 1699;
(AE 50); "A Genuine Son of his Father";
"The tombs of these men destroyed by British soldiers in 1777; A reverent son restores in 1901"

"New England Marriages Before 1700"
Clarence A. Torrey, Baltimore, MD, 1985
(as found on NEHGS CD-ROM, Boston, 2001)
"WOODHULL, Richard (1649-1699) & Temperance TOPPING; 20 Nov 1684; Southampton, LI"

"American Marriage Records Before 1699"
Clemens, William Montgomery
Pompton Lakes, NJ: Biblio Co., 1926.
"Richard WOODHULL; Temperance Topping; 20 November 1684; Southampton, N.Y."

"Woodhull Genealogy: The Woodhull Family in England and America",
Mary Gould Woodhull and Frances Bowes Stevens,
Henry T. Coates & Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1904
"Richard Woodhull, (II.), (Hon.), second generation from Richard Wodhull I.,
Patentee of Brookhaven, Long Island, was the eldest son of Richard and Deborah
Wodhull. He was born October 9,1649. He married, August 19, 1680, Temperance,
daughter of the Rev. Jonah Fordham, of Southampton, Long Island. He inherited the
paternal estate. In 1678 he was a Justice of the Honorable Court of Assize, and was
Colonial Captain in the King's Troops in 1685... He died October 18, 1699. In his
will dated October 13, 1699, mention is made of his "beloved wife, Temperance,"
and of their children."

"Descendants of Edward Howell (1584-1655) of Westbury Manor, Marsh Gibbon,
Buckinghamshire, [England], and Southampton, Long Island, New York"
Emma Ross Howell; Second Edition by Dr. David Faris, 1985.

"Long Island Genealogy"

[3041] [S216] International Genealogical Index (R)

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