HOYT FAMILY HISTORY

Walter Hoyt

1616 - Born the second son of Simon and Deborah Hoyt in Upway, England, on June 9th.

1628 - Walter immigrated with his family to America in when about 12 years old.

1643 - Walter married Elizabeth St. John when he was 27 and she was 21.

They had three children:

Elizabeth Hoyt Married Samuel ST. JOHN Sept 1663 in Norwalk, Fairfield co., Connecticut
John Hoyt (b. 7-13-1644) Died (single?) 1711 in Danbury, Fairfield co., Connecticut
Hannah Hoyt Married Judah GERGORY 10-20-1664 in Norwalk, Fairfield co., Connecticut

Elizabeth died in 1694 when 72, a few years before Walter.

HOYT LINEAGE UNCLEAR

1652 - About nine years after marrying Elizabeth, when Walter would have been in his mid thirties, he and Rhoda Mulhall had a son, Zerubbable Hoyt. Rhoda is shown as married to John Taylor and Walter is shown married to Elizabeth from 1643 until she died in 1694 (51 years). This history follows Zerubbable.

1698 - Walter died in either 1698 or 1699 in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut.