Job Risley, Sr.

Male 1714 - 1797  (83 years)


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  • Name Job Risley, Sr.  [1
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1714  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census - 1790 Between 02 Aug 1790 and 01 Mar 1792  Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 30 Aug 1797  Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Aft 30 Aug 1797  Eastbury Cemetery, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • From Bill Benton:
      Two Tombstone Inscriptions listed on Internet site:
      (1) Risley Job, Rev. War, 1714 - 1798
      (2) Risley Job, Sergt, Rev. War, Capt. J. wells Co. 1798
    Person ID I501  Descendants of John Vibert and Mary Neell
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2016 

    Father Samuel Risley,   b. Abt 1679, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Feb 1756, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Gaines,   b. Abt 1688,   d. Aft 1757  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 01 Aug 1704  Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F278  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Mary Bidwell,   b. 19 Sep 1714, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1742, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1741  Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Children 
     1. Benony Risley,   d. 15 Apr 1842, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F267  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Beriah Fox,   b. 1721, East Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1811, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 02 Jul 1742  Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
    +1. Job Risley, Jr.,   b. 03 Mar 1743, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1786, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Samuel Wrisley,   b. 21 Oct 1759, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1837, Conway, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +3. George Wrisley,   b. 21 Mar 1762, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1840, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1790 Census - Job Risley -Glastonbury CT
    1790 Census - Job Risley -Glastonbury CT
    Estate Admin - Beriah Risley
    Estate Admin - Beriah Risley
    Glastonbury Vital Records - Job Risley Family
    Glastonbury Vital Records - Job Risley Family

  • Sources 
    1. [S2197] Risley Family Association, Edwin H. Risley and the Risley Family Association, (Name: The Grafton Press, New York, 1909;), Individual # 25/28.

    2. [S2326] United States Census, 1790, Connecticut, Hartford County, Glastonbury.

    3. [S1233] Gravestone of Job Wrisley Sr.

    4. [S1233] Gravestone of Job Wrisley Sr.
      Note: there is also a monument to Job in Green Cemetery, Glastonbury but burial at Eastbury seems more likely.

    5. [S3811] Vital Records, Town of Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, Barbour Collection, Page 344.

    6. [S2197] Risley Family Association, Edwin H. Risley and the Risley Family Association, (Name: The Grafton Press, New York, 1909;), Individual # 3/6.

    7. [S3794] Vital Records, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut.

    8. [S3794] Vital Records, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut, Page 137, 221.

    9. [S2197] Risley Family Association, Edwin H. Risley and the Risley Family Association, (Name: The Grafton Press, New York, 1909;), Individual # 25/28.
      Reported here as 7/8/1742


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