Section AUK: Descendants of Matthew Woodruff

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Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v5.4.0 on 7 Feb. 2022
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Generation One

1. MATTHEW1 WOODRUFF was born before 1630, and died in 1682[2] in Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, United States[2]. He married HANNAH _____. [2, 4]
+2i.SAMUEL2 WOODRUFF, b. on 26 Aug. 1661[2] in Farmington[2]; d. on 8 Jan. 1742[2]; m. in Feb. 1685[2] (KR-2) REBEKAH CLARK, b. in 1662[4], d. on 4 Aug. 1737[2, 4], daughter of (KR-1) John and (ABQ-10) Rebecca (MARVIN) CLARK.

Generation Two

2. SAMUEL2 WOODRUFF (Matthew1), son of (1) Matthew1 and Hannah (_____) WOODRUFF, was born on 26 Aug. 1661[2] in Farmington[2], and died on 8 Jan. 1742[2]. He married in Feb. 1685[2], (KR-2) REBEKAH CLARK, daughter of (KR-1) John and (ABQ-10) Rebecca (MARVIN) CLARK, who was born in 1662[4], and died on 4 Aug. 1737[2, 4]. [2, 4]
+3i.SAMUEL3 WOODRUFF, b. on 20 Jan. 1686[3]; d. in June 1765[3]; m. on 10 July 1718[3] (FF-7) ESTHER BIRD, b. in Farmington[3] on 28 Feb. 1696[3], d. in Southington, Hartford Co.[6] in June 1765[6], daughter of (FF-6) Samuel and (AUJ-3) Esther (WOODFORD) BIRD.

Generation Three

3. SAMUEL3 WOODRUFF (Samuel2, Matthew1), son of (2) Samuel2 and (KR-2) Rebekah (CLARK) WOODRUFF, was born on 20 Jan. 1686[3], and died in June 1765[3]. He married on 10 July 1718[3], (FF-7) ESTHER BIRD, daughter of (FF-6) Samuel and (AUJ-3) Esther (WOODFORD) BIRD, who was born on 28 Feb. 1696[3] in Farmington[3], and died in June 1765[6] in Southington[6]. [1, 3, 5]
+4i.PHEBE4 WOODRUFF, bp. on 12 July 1741[1] in Southington[1]; d. on 30 Nov. 1822[1] in Cromwell, Middlesex Co., Connecticut[1]; m. on 1 Jan. 1761[1] in Southington[1] (AGF-6) DAVID PARDEE, b. in West Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut[1] on 17 May 1741[1], d. in Cromwell[1] on 31 May 1821[1], son of (AGF-5) Daniel and (AHT-3) Lydia (PORTER) PARDEE.

Generation Four

4. PHEBE4 WOODRUFF (Samuel3, Samuel2, Matthew1), daughter of (3) Samuel3 and (FF-7) Esther (BIRD) WOODRUFF, was christened on 12 July 1741[1] in Southington[1], and died on 30 Nov. 1822[1] in Cromwell[1]. She married in Southington[1], on 1 Jan. 1761[1], (AGF-6) DAVID PARDEE, son of (AGF-5) Daniel and (AHT-3) Lydia (PORTER) PARDEE, who was born on 17 May 1741[1] in West Haven[1], and died on 31 May 1821[1] in Cromwell[1]. [1, 5]
Child: See (AGF-6) David PARDEE

1. Donald Lines Jacobus, Pardee Genealogy (New Haven: New Haven Colony Historical Society, 1927), 132.
2. George N. Mackenzie, Woodruff Genealogy: Matthew Woodruff of Farmington, Conn. 1640-1, and Ten Generations of His Descendants (Boston, Mass.: Everett Print, 1925), 3.
3. Ibid., 4.
4. George Franklin Marvin and William T. R. Marvin, Descendants of Reinold and Matthew Marvin (Boston: T.R. Marvin & Son, 1904), 313; digital images, (
5. Donald Lines Jacobus, "Families of Ancient New Haven" (Family Tree Maker CD179, Connecticut Genealogies #1, online at, 1355.
6. Ancestral File, CD-ROM database (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1998).