Matthew Griswold1,2,3,4

#1876, b. circa 1619, d. 27 September 1698


Anna Wolcott b. 1624, d. 1700


     Matthew Griswold was born at England circa 1619.4 He married in Windsor, Hartford, Conn, on 16 October 1646 Anna Wolcott, daughter of Henry Wolcott and Elizabeth Saunders. He died at Saybrook, Middlesex, Conn, on 27 September 1698.3,4

Other Events

     Matthew Griswold emigrated from England to Windsor, Hartford, Conn, in 1639.4
Matthew Griswold is listed on the Founders of Windsor monument.

Time Line

Birthc 1619, England4
Emigration1639, Windsor, Hartford, Conn4
Marriage1646, Windsor, Hartford, ConnAnna Wolcott
Birth of Daughterc 1653Sarah Griswold
Death of Daughter1690Sarah Griswold
Death1698, Saybrook, Middlesex, Conn3,4
ChartsDescendants of Matthew Griswold
Descendants of Henry Wolcott
Pedigree of Daugherty Collins
Pedigree of Robert Frank Collins
Pedigree of Rodney Arthur Collins
Pedigree of Thaddeus Collins
Pedigree of Sarah Josephine Gardner




  1. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, 4 vols. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), 2:317.
  2. Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2011), 1:667.
  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 103.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 142.