Samuel Freeman, Jr. (1638 - 1712) MP

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Birthplace: Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Eastham, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
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About Samuel Freeman, Jr.

Deac. Samuel Freeman was born 11 Mar 1638, in Watertown, MA, He died 25 Nov 1712, in Eastham, Barnstable, MA. He married Mercy Southworth 12 May 1658, in Eastham, Massachuseettw. She is the daughter of Ensign Constant Southworth and Elizabeth Collier.

Nine children of Deacon Samuel Freeman and Mercy Southworth include: Name Mercy SOUTHWORTH Birth 1638 Death 25 Nov 1712 Father Ens. Constant SOUTHWORTH (1615-1679) Mother Elizabeth COLLIER (1616-) Spouses: 1 Samuel FREEMAN Birth 11 May 1638, Watertown, Middlesex, MA Death 25 Nov 1712, Eastham, MA Father Samuel FREEMAN Mother Apphia Marriage 12 May 1658, Plymouth, Plymouth, MA Children: Apphia (1659-1660) Samuel (1662-1742) Apphia (1666-) Constant (1669-1745) Elizabeth (1671-) Edward Mary Mercy

Samuel Freeman b 26 Mar 1662. d 30 Jan 1743-44, Eastham, Barnstable, MA.

Apphia Freeman b 1 Jan 1665/66, Eastham, Barnstable, MA; md Isack Pepper 7 Oct 1685.

Constant Freeman b 31 Mar 1669, Eastham, Barnstable, d 8 Jun 1745, Truro, MA; md Jane Treat 11 Oct 1694.

SOURCES:

http://www.capecodgravestones.com/easthampixweb/freeman12cove.html

ANC: The Great Migration Begins, by Charles Robert Anderson, an ongoing research project under the auspices of the NEHGS, profile of immigrant Samuel Freeman; HQC [9-16]; FG [Part II: 350-354, 356, 359-360, 368-369, 382].

Excerpts from Research of D. G. Weymouth, http://www.weymouthtech.com/Genealogy/ps37/ps37_254.htm

Name Mercy SOUTHWORTH Birth 1638 Death 25 Nov 1712 Father Ens. Constant SOUTHWORTH (1615-1679) Mother Elizabeth COLLIER (1616-) Spouses: 1 Samuel FREEMAN Birth 11 May 1638, Watertown, Middlesex, MA Death 25 Nov 1712, Eastham, MA Father Samuel FREEMAN Mother Apphia Marriage 12 May 1658, Plymouth, Plymouth, MA Children: Apphia (1659-1660) Samuel (1662-1742) Apphia (1666-) Constant (1669-1745) Elizabeth (1671-) Edward Mary Mercy Notes for Samuel (Spouse 1) Samuel became deacon of the church in Eastham, 1676. He was rep. 1697. A man of pecuniary resources and of financial ability, he was of service to the town in time of peculiar straits. Of how large a portion of Prence estate he became purchaser, we an not informed, except the one purchase to which we have already referred in a previous page. Gov P.s landed property was valuable, comprising many acres of the best lands in Eastham and adjoining towns. Mr. Freeman died Nov. 25, 1712, age 75. Mr. Freeman's wife, Mercy Southworth, whom he m. May 12, 1658, was daughter of Constant Southworth, who was some time assistant in the Plymouth Colony.

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Deacon Samuel Freeman Jr.'s Timeline

1638
May 11, 1638
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1658
May 12, 1658
Age 20
Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1659
December 11, 1659
Age 21
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
December 11, 1659
Age 21
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
1662
March 26, 1662
Age 23
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
1666
January 1, 1666
Age 27
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
1669
March 31, 1669
Age 30
Eastham, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
March 31, 1669
Age 30
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
1671
June 26, 1671
Age 33
Eastham, Barnstable, MA, USA
1673
1673
Age 34
Eastham, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)