Saturday, December 03, 2016

George Hubbard - a founder of Hartford CT

Parent Category: Seastrom and Stevens

George Hubbard (1601-1684) was a founder of Hartford, Connecticut and is named on the founders marker.

He was from England and came to Hartford with the first overland settlers from the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1639. They were led by Reverend Thomas Hooker who disagreed with the theocratic John Cotton, Puritan minister in Cambridge, Massachusetts.