Month: June 2013

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Johnson family in Woodbridge

Clues to the origin of the Johnson clan in Connecticut can be found in Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus. On page 1029 he states: “Three Johnson brothers, said to have come from Hull, Yorkshire,¬†England, settled early in New Haven, Connecticut; these were John,¬†who removed to Rowley, Massachusetts and died in 1641 leaving issue; Robert (see Family…