Hester Griswold Gunn was born 1 January 1689 in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut to Thomas Griswold (1658-1689) and Hester Drake (1662-1702) and died 1761 Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married Daniel Gunn (1687-1748) 14 October 1712 in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut.

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Hester, b. Jan. 1, 1689. She was the daughter of Thomas Griswold and Hester Drake. She married Daniel Gunn, Sr 14 Oct 1712 in Windsor, Hartford, CT; they had five children: Hester, Azuba, Mary, Alexander, and Daniel.

Hester Griswold is the daughter of Hester Drake, who is the daughter of Mary Wolcott, who is the sister of Simon Wolcott, whose son Roger is a governor of Connecticut, whose son Oliver is a signer of the Declaration of Independence. She was a 2nd cousin to Roger.


Offspring of Daniel Gunn and Hester Griswold (1689-1761)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Esther Gunn (1713-)
Azubah Gunn (1716-1792)
Mary Gunn (1720-1764) 20 January 1720 Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States 1764 David Whitney (1716-1791)
Alexander Gunn (1726-)
Daniel Gunn (1730-1764)



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