from Genealogical and Personal Memoirs, Volume 3 by William Richard Cutter
Samuel [Pettibone], son of John Pettibone, was born September 2, 1672, in Simsbury, and spent his entire life there. He was a farmer, a well-known citizen and one of the foremost men of the town in his day.
He married Judith [Shepard], born January 11, 1679, daughter of Abraham and Judith (Sill) Shepard, of Concord, Massachusetts.
Her father, Abraham Shepard. was born in Boston, March 7, 1642, died in Concord, January 2, 1673. His father was Ralph Shepard, born in 1604, and came from London, 1635, in the Abigail. His wife was Thanks, born in England, 1612.
Her mother, Judith (Sill) Shepard, was the daughter of John and Joanna Sill. Both were born in England. John came to Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he was in 1637. Joanna Sill died in 1671.
Children of Samuel Pettibone:
Samuel, born 1700;
Hepsibah, died February 25, 1755;
Jonathan, born 1709,
Isaac, June 19, 1711, died 1771;
Abraham, November 8, 1713, died July 30, I725