John Waldo


Personal and Family Information

John was born on 18 SEP 1728 in Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, the son of Deacon Edward Waldo and Thankful Dimmock.

He died on 23 AUG 1814 in Bridgeport, VA (now W VA).

His wife was Jemima Abbott, who he married on 14 MAR 1750 in Bridgeport, VA (now W VA). Their nine known children were Phillip 'Phipps' (1752-1776), Olive (1753-c1850), Gamaliel (1755-1829), Anna (1757-1853), Zerviah (1760-1857), John J (1762-1840), Daniel (1764-c1850), Jemima (1766-1840) and Jedediah (1772-1858).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Waldo


Deacon Edward Waldo


John Waldo


Deacon Cornelius Waldo


Hannah Cogswell


Rebecca Adams


Samuel Adams


Rebecca Graves


Thankful Dimmock



Birth18 SEP 1728
Place: Windham, Windham County, Connecticut
Death23 AUG 1814
Place: Bridgeport, VA (now W VA)