Nathaniel Farrand Jr
- Born: Abt 1645, Milford, New haven, Connecticut
- Marriage: Unknown
- Died: 1733, Milford, New haven, Connecticut about age 88
married Srah Cobb 1675 in Milford, born 1651, died 1678. Married Mary Cobb about 1678.
Then there is more on the French ancestry of the Farrands which does not have them in Rutland, England.
Koehler, Albert F.The Huguenots or The Early French in New Jersey. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore 1996.
The Farrand family of New Jersey descend from one of the oldest families in France.The patronymicalname was Dusson (d'Usson or De Husson). Fleeing persecution, a number of the Ferrands fled, some to England, some to Holland and some to Switzerland.Nathaniel Farrand came to New Amsterdam and later settled in Milford, Connecticut in 1645.his son Nathaniel married Mary Cobb and they had three sons:Nathaniel, Samuel and Daniel.Samuel, born 1681 in Milford, moved to Newark and purchased land there in 1711.
Mary Colgrain had married a Cobb and a Lothrop/. Or maybe none of these was her maiden name. Mary Cobb or whoever she was was the mother of Samuel - who went to Newark, New Jersey.