Rev. John Bulkeley was the grandfather of Joseph, Jr. and Sarah (Bulkeley) Trumble's two daughters; Sarah Trumble, who would marry (1) Elijah Johnson of Colchester, Connecticut (2) Deliverance Watrous (Waters) of Colchester, Connecticut; and Catherine Trumble, who would marry Benjamin Burnham of Hebron, Connecticut.
2. Will and Doom, or The Miseries of Connecticut by and under an Usurped and Arbitrary Power. Written by Gershom Bulkeley. 1692. with an Introduction and Notes by Charles J. Hoadly, Collections of the Connecticut Historical Society, Volume III, The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, Hartford, 1895; Genealogical and Family History of the State of Connecticut . . ., Volume II, Lewis Historical Publishing Company, New York, 1911, Pages 951-955.
3. The Bulkeley Genealogy; Rev. Peter Bulkeley . . ., Donald Lines Jacobus, M.A., New Haven, Connecticut, Tuttle, 1933, Page 93; The Puritans in America: a Narrative Anthology, Alan Heimert and Andrew Delbanco, eds., Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985, Pages 117-121.
4. The Colonial Clergy and the Colonial Churches of New England, Frederick Lewis Weis, repr. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1977, c. 1936, Page 53; Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists who came to New England between 1623 and 1650, Frederick Lewis Weis, 6th Edition, Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland, 1988, 74.
5. The "Lost" Trumbull: The Descendants of Joseph Trumble Jr. (1705-1731) of Lebanon, Connecticut, the Eldest Son and Business Partner of Captain Joseph Trumble Sr. and Brother of Connecticut's Revolutionary War Governor, Jonathan Trumbull Sr., Lee Gerlander and Todd Gerlander, The Connecticut Nutmegger, Connecticut Society of Genealogists, Inc., Volume 46, Number 3, December 2013, Pages 197-200.
7. Gravestone inscription, Gravestone of the Rev. John Bulkeley, Old Burying Grounds, Colchester, Connecticut.