January 1658 in history

Born in January 1658

Jan 9 Nicolas Coustou a French sculptor and academic.

Died in January 1658

Jan 7 Theophilus Eaton a merchant, farmer, and Puritan colonial leader who was the co-founder and first governor of New Haven Colony, Connecticut.
Jan 13 Edward Sexby an English Puritan soldier and Leveller in the army of Oliver Cromwell. Later he turned against Cromwell and plotted his assassination