Jonah Hansel Todd7, (Jonah6, Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Aug. 23, 1797, married Aug. 23, 1820, Charlotte E. Talmadge, who was born March 16, 1799. They lived in East Haven, Conn., where he acquired considerable property. Children: 1226. Birdsey Talmadge, b. April 19, 1821, d. Jan. 13, 1842. *1227. Henry Hobart, b. Jan. 23,
HALL, Martha Todd8, (Jonah H.7, Jonah6, Jonah5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Dec. 29, 1829, died July 18, 1861, married in East Haven, Conn., Nov., 1857, Benjamin, son of Orrin and Mary (Todd) Hall, who was born Oct. 30, 1830, died Nov. 5, 1915. For the ancestry of Mary (Todd) Hall see No. 646. Children:
The word Tuthill, meaning a conical hill, is a common place name in England, of remote antiquity. From one or more places named Tuthill the surname Tuthill or Tuttle is derived, after a prevalent custom in the twelfth century and later when surnames came into use in England. The family had been especially prominent in
(III) Joseph (2), son of Joseph (1) Tuttle, was born March 18, 1668, and was a cordwainer by trade. He married, in Milford, Connecticut, November 10, 1691. Elizabeth Sanford. born 1671, daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (Paine) Sanford. He lived in East Haven and was prominent in town affairs. Children: Joseph, mentioned elsewhere; Noah, born
(IV) Joseph (3), son of Joseph (2) Tuttle, was born November 10, 1692. He was captain of the train band at East Haven. In 1742 he was confirmed by the general assembly as quartermaster of the Second Regiment. In 1745-46 he was moderator, and served several years on the school committee. He married Mercy, daughter
(V) Benjamin, son of Joseph (3) Tuttle, was born at East Haven, Connecticut, or vicinity. He settled in Canandaigua, Ontario county, New York. In 1790 he was the only head of family of this name in Ontario county, and he had two males over sixteen, one under that age, and four females in his family.