Name: Return Strong
Birth: ABT 1641 in Taunton, Bristol, MA
Death: 09 APR 1726 in Windsor, Hartford, CT
SOURCE: Ancestral File, John Strong. Return, son of John Strong & Elizabeth Chard Cook, B:9 Apr 1640, Taunton, Bristol, MA, D:11 Feb 1729, Northampton, Hampshire, MA. M:11 May 1664, Sarah Warham. M:12 or 23 May 1689, Margaret Newberry.
SOURCE: Strong Fam Asoc, www.geocities.com/Heartlanf/Prairie/4715/john. Return, son of Elder John Strong & Abigail Ford, B:Abt 1641, Taunton, MA, M#1:1 May 1664, Sarah Warham, M#2:23 May 1689, Margaret Newberry. Return was about 18 years old when his parents moved to Northampton, but he did not go with them but remained in Windsor to assist his elder brother John or whoever took over his father's tanning business. He became a tanner himself and occupied the Morgan Place, his father's former place of business.
SOURCE: Stephen M. Lawson, http://kinnexions.com/ancestries/strong/htm, copied 21 Nov 2003.
Return, son of John Strong & Abigail Ford, B:1640/41, Taunton, MA, D:9 Apr 1726, Windsor, CT. Resided entire adult life in Windsor, CT. Lt. of the Hartford County Cavalry Troop 1692; deputy to General Court 1689-1690; and county justice of the peace 1710. A tanner by trade. He M#1: 11 May 1664, Sarah Warham, dau of John Warham & Jane (Dabinott) Newberry, she was B:28 Aug 1642 in Windsor and D:26 Dec 1678 in Windsor. Their ch: Sarah, Abigail, Return, Elizabeth, Samuel, Damaris & Samuel. He M#2: 23 May 1689, Margaret Newberry, dau of Capt. Benjamin Newberry & Mary Allyn. She was B:23 Ooct 1662, their ch: Hannah, Joseph, Mary, Margaret, Joseph & Benjamin.
Father: John Strong b: ABT 1610 in , Chard, Somersetshire, England c: in ,Taunton, Somersetshire, England
Mother: Abigail Ford b: ABT 08 OCT 1619 in Bridport, , Dorset, England c: OCT 1619 in ,Bridgport, Dorset, England
Sarah Warham b: 28 AUG 1642
Margaret Newberry b: 23 OCT 1662