Richard Osborne 1 2
- Born: Oct 1676, East Chester, Orange, New York, (United States)
- Marriage (1): Sarah Andrews in 1699
- Died: Abt 1778, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, (United States) about age 102
Another name for Richard was Richard Osborn.
From: The History of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut from 1700 to 1800 by Elizabeth Hubbell Schenck, vol. 2 (New York, 1905), p. 441:
"John Andrews 2. afterwards deeded, 'by virtue of my father's right in my grandfather Kirby's estate certain lands within the town of Middletown, to my brother-in-law Richard Osborn of Eastchester, near Stamford, Conn.'--Fairfield Town Rec. John Andrews 2. son of John 1. m. Sarah d. of Simon Couch about 1678."
Captain Richard Osborn, one of the first settlers of Hingham, MA., had a lots assigned hom there in SEP 1635; soon removed to CT., was a soldier in the Pequot war in May 1637; was in New Haven before 1640; removed in 1653 to Fairfield, CT where he had in 1671 a grant of land for his share in the Pequot fight; his later days were probably passed at East Chester, NY.
Richard married Sarah Andrews, daughter of John Andrews and Bethiah Kirby, in 1699. (Sarah Andrews was born on 12 Jan 1680 in Hartford, Connecticut, (United States) and died on 6 Nov 1719 in Fairfield, Connecticut, (United States).)