Joseph Mead1,2

M, b. 1630, d. 3 May 1690
FatherWilliam Mead b. 1600, d. 1663
MotherMartha (?) b. c 1605, d. 16 Sep 1657
     Joseph was born in 1630 in England. Joseph married Mary Brown of Stamford on 4 December 1654 in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. In the spring of 1657, Joseph & his brother John and their families, moved to Hempstead. They later returned to Stamford Connecticut in the later part of 1658 or early part of 1659. Joseph departed this life on Wednesday, 3 May 1690 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut.


Mary Brown of Stamford b. c 1636


  1. [S77] Copied from the manuscript record of the late Rev. Theodore A. Leggett by A. Hatfield Jr., Early Settlers of West Farms, Westchester County, New York [Copied from the manuscript record of the late Rev, Theodore A. Leggett].
  2. [S472] Spoencer Percival Mead, History & Genealogy of the Mead Family: of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Eastern New York, Western Vermont, and Western Pennsylvania from AD 1180 to 1900, page 10
    page 12 - He died in Greenwich on 3 May 1690, 60 years of age, "Petition of ye wodow & children of Joseph Mead, of Greenwich, who died without will May 3, 1690. Said petition is made by ye advise of our louving unckle, John Mead, Sr." Signed by Joseph Mead, Daniel Mead, Elisha Mead & Mary Mead, her mark.