Benjamin Twitchell, Sr. (1599 - 1671) MP

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Birthplace: Chesham,Buckinghamshire,England
Death: Died in Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Occupation: M1SEP1652
Managed by: Patricia Norton Chong
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About Benjamin Twitchell, Sr.

  1. Name: Benjamin (Immigrant, bef 1634) Twitchell
  2. Sex: M
  3. Birth: 10 JUN 1599 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England
  4. Death: 1675 in Medfield, Norfolk Co., MA
  5. Note:

Supreme Court Justice Salmon P. Chase is a descendant.

  • IMMIGRANT
  • FREEMAN, 1634
"TWITCHELL, TUCHILL, or TWITCHWELL, BENJAMIN, Dorchester, was prob. of Medfield 1663, witwh w. Mary and sev. ch. of wh. Joseph, and Benjamin, to wh. wee can affix no dates of b. may have been, beside Mary, b. 8 Mar. 1659; Hannah; Bethia; Abiel, 1 Nov. 1663; were part; but no more is with precis. relat. exc. he was among grantees of Lancaster 1654." --James Savage
Sources:
  1. Bruce Pusch Database, 9 Jun 2005 http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=PED &db=pusch&id=I021792&style=TABLE
  2. A Genealogical Dictionary of The First Settlers of New England, Before 1692, By James Savage, Volume 4 http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/newengland/savage/bk4/turney-ty rrell.htm
  3. rcp Database, 17 Jun 2005 http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET &db=rcp53&id=I86184
  4. New England Marriages prior to 1700, by Clarence Almon Torrey

Marriage 1 Mary (Immigrant) Riggs b: 1625 in probably England

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Will

  • 29 Dec 1681

Suffolk, Massachusetts

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Benjamin Twitchell, Sr.'s Timeline

1599
June 10, 1599
Chesham,Buckinghamshire,England
June 10, 1599
Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
1630
1630
- 1632
Age 30
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1640
1640
Age 40
Dorchester, Dorset, England, United Kingdom
1648
1648
Age 48
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1652
September 1, 1652
Age 53
Dorchester, Suffolk, Mass.
1656
1656
Age 56
Dorchester, Suffolk, MA, USA
1657
1657
Age 57
1658
September 1, 1658
Age 59
Dorchester (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1660
September 8, 1660
Age 61
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA