The following material is from Francis Barnard (ca. 1616–1698) and his Descendants, A Genealogical Study, Part A, by Walther M. Barnard, Version of 09 August 2009, pages 558–559. Used with permission.
Francis Barnard Jr. (1741–1828), a veteran of the Revolutionary War, is the great-grandson of Joseph Barnard and Sarah Strong.
Francis Barnard Jr.’s house, 68 Adams Road, Bloomfield, was built ca. 1770, and, as of 1998, appears to be in good condition and occupied.
“Francis Barnard…was born within the present limits of Bloomfield, Conn., here passed his life in farming, and died about 1830. He was thrice married, (first) to Elizabeth Phelps, (second) to Chloe Mills, and (third) to Diodema Brown…”—Commemorative Biographical Record of Hartford County, Connecticut, p. 1308.