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Richard Christophers, Sr. was born 13 July 1662 in Churston Ferrors, Devonshire, England to Christopher Christophers (1631-1687) and Mary Berry (1621-1676) and died 9 June 1726 New London, New London County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. He married Lucretia Bradley (1661-1691) 26 January 1681 in New London, New London County, Connecticut. He married Grace Turner (1662-1734) 3 September 1691 in New London, New London County, Connecticut.

Biography

Richard Christophers was an assistant in the Colony of Connecticut and Judge of the County Court and Court of Probates in New London. Died in the 63d year of his age.

Marriage & Family

Lucretia and Grace are descendants of Mayflower passenger William Brewster. Their children were Joseph, Mary, Jonathan, Grace, Unnamed (died as infant), Lydia, Berrie (Benie) (died as infant), Ruth, Joanna, Lucretia and Lucy.]

1st Marriage: L Bradley

[Married 1) Lucretia Bradley, b. 16 Aug 1661 in New London, CT, d. 12 Jan 1691 in New London, CT (cemetery unknown). Their children were Christopher (2 Dec 1682 - 5 Feb 1728), Richard (ca 18 Aug 1685 - 16 Jan 1835-36), Peter (18 Jul 1687 - 2 Oct 1709), and John (15 Mar 1689 - 1716).


2nd Marriage: G Turner

He married 2) Grace Turner (Lucretia's first cousin).




Children



Offspring of Richard Christophers, Sr. and Lucretia Bradley (1661-1691)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Christopher Christophers (1683-1729)
Richard Christophers (1685-1736) 10 December 1685 New London, New London County, Connecticut, United States 17 January 1736 New London, New London County, Connecticut, United States Elizabeth Saltonstall (1690-1738)
Peter Christophers (1687-1709)
John Christophers (1690-1716)



Offspring of Richard Christophers, Sr. and Grace Turner (1662-1734)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Joseph Turner (1692-1718)
Mary Christophers (1694-1767)
Grace Christophers (1698-1745)
Son Christophers (1699-1699)
Lydia Christophers (1701-1740)
Joann Christophers (1706-1784)
Lucretia Christophers (1709-1747)
Lucy Christophers (1711-)









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