Japhet 

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  • Record ID #: 155
  • Ancestry tree: Japhet Family Tree
  • Confidence Level: Highly Confident
  • gender: Male
  • Race/ethnicity: Native
  • Master / Mistress: probably Mr. Richard Lord (d. 1685) (probably an indenture); may have later worked for Thomas Richards
  • Ancestry tree - Master/Mistress: Lord and Woodbridge Family Tree (Hartford, CT)
  • Most recent residence: Hartford, CT
  • Notes: In 1657 Japhet paid mill rate to the town; on 1/4/1678 OS he broke a window in Nath Standley's warehouse and stole boxes and pipes, for which he was fined 16 shillings; in 1694/95 Abigail Lord complained that Japhet broke into her house (and in this case he is referred to as Mr. Tho Richard's Indian)
  • Bibliographic sources: CHS vol. XIV, 498 (Hartford Land Recs); HCCM, 333-334; Hartford County Court Recs., vol 5, p. 83;
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