William Raymond (Rayment) (1637 - 1709) MP

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Birthplace: St. Johns, Glaston, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts
Occupation: Immig bef 1651; King Phillip's War
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About William Raymond (Rayment)

Originally known as William Rayment.

Genealogies of the Raymond Families of New England, 1650-1 to 1886', compiled by Samuel Raymond and published in 1886, reports at page 121:

The Court records of Salem, Dec. 28, 1697, say:

"The testimony of William Raymond, aged 60 years or thereabouts. Testifieth and saith that I, said Raymond, came to New England about the year '52"

He was a prominent citizen of the town he was in the Narragansett fight, 1765; was appointed to the General Court in 1683, Lieut. Commander of Beverly and Wenham troop; he commanded a company in the Canada Expedition, 1690 and was a Deputy for Beverly, 1685 and 6.

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Capt. William Raymond's Timeline

1637
May 11, 1637
Glaston, Somerset, England
1665
1665
Age 27
Beverly,Essex,Massachusetts,USA
1666
1666
Age 28
Beverly, MA, USA
1668
July 1668
Age 31
Beverly, MA, USA
1670
October 30, 1670
Age 33
Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1673
May 1673
Age 35
Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1675
1675
Age 37
1676
July 23, 1676
Age 39
Beverly, Essex, MA, USA
1681
1681
Age 43
Beverly, MA, USA
1682
May 2, 1682
Age 44
Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony