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Joseph Talcott

colonial governor

Joseph Talcott, American colonial governor. member upper chamber Connecticut General Assembly, 1711-1723.

Background

Talcott, Joseph was born in November 1669 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Lieutenant Colonel John and Helena (Wakeman) Talcott.

Career

General Assembly, 1708, speaker lower house, 1710. Major 1st Regt; General Assembly, 1711-1723.

Membership

Member upper chamber Connecticut General Assembly, 1711-1723.

Connections

Married Abigail Clark, 1693. Married second, Eunice (Howell) Wakeman, June 26, 1706.

father:
Lieutenant Colonel John Talcott

mother:
Helena (Wakeman) Talcott

spouses:
Abigail Clark

Eunice