Elizabeth Marvin1

     Elizabeth was born in England. She was the daughter of Matthew Marvin. Elizabeth married Dr. John Olmsted, son of Richard Olmsted I and Frances Slany. Elizabeth's husband, John, died before 22 September 1686 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, leaving her a widow. Elizabeth made her will on 15 October 1689.

She mentions the swo son of her husband's brother, Richard of Norwalk - Lt. James & Ens. John. She also mentions nine children of his brother & shis ister Newell of Farmington.2

Elizabeth departed this life in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut.


Dr. John Olmsted b. b 16 Feb 1617, d. b 22 Sep 1686


  1. [S100] Henry King Olmsted, A.M. revised & completed by George K. Ward and Right Rev. Charles T. Olmsted, Mrs. Henry S. Stearns, Prof. Everett Ward Olmsted, Ex-off. Advisory Committee: John Bartow Olmsted, Genealogy of the Olmsted Family In America - Embracing the Descendants of James and Richard Olmsted and covering a period of nearly Three Centuries 1632-1912, p. 192.
  2. [S17] Donald Lines Jacobus, History & Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, page 453.