Edward Woodman (1628 - 1694)

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Birthplace: Christian Malford, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts USA
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About Edward Woodman

He came from England on the "James" (Southampton to Boston) with his parents in 1635, and in ca. 1681 was the founder of the Baptist Church in Newbury.

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http://alumni.media.mit.edu/~kristin/fambly/Woodman/EdwardWoodman3.html (dead link)

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2. EDWARD WOODMAN (Edward1) was born on 14 March 1628 in Christian Malford, Wiltshire, England

He was christened on 1 April 1632 in St. Bartholomew's Church, Corsham, Wiltshire, England He married Mary Goodridge, daughter of William Goodrich and Margaret Butterfield, on 20 December 1653 in Newbury, Massachusetts. He died on 11 September 1694 in Newbury, Massachusetts, at age 66. His estatewas probated on 27 September 1694.15,16

He and Mary Goodridge joined the church in 1674 in Newbury, Massachusetts He took the oath of fidelity in 1678 Abraham Merrill was assigned as tythingman over the Edward Woodman Jr. family March 1679 1 He left a will on 16 December 1693 in Newbury, Massachusetts

MARY GOODRIDGE was christened on 21 August 1634 in Woolverstone, Suffolk, England. She was mentioned in the will of Edward Woodman on 16 December 1693 in Newbury, Massachusetts. She was living in 1694 in Newbury, Massachusetts.5

Children of Edward Woodman and Mary Goodridge were as follows:

  • + 10. i. MARY WOODMAN, born 29 September 1654 in Newbury, Massachusetts; married Jonathan Emery.
* 11. ii. ELIZABETH WOODMAN was born on 11 July 1656 in Newbury, Massachusetts  She died within two days of her brother, Edward on 27 December 1659 in Newbury, Massachusetts, at age   
  • 12. iii. EDWARD WOODMAN was born on 18 October 1658 in Newbury, Massachusetts. He died within* two days of his sister, Elizabeth on 29 December 1659 in Newbury, Massachusetts, at age 1.
  • 13. iv. INFANT WOODMAN was stillborn on 31 July 1660 in Newbury, Massachusetts.
  • 14. v. ELIZABETH WOODMAN was born on 17 September 1661 in Newbury, Massachusetts She married Samuel Wallis.6,7 She was also known as REBECCA The Newbury Records have her name as Rebecca born 17 September 1661 with no death date, but her father's will, lists the children in birth order and Elizabeth Wallis is between Mary Emery and Rebeccal Lailon She was living in 1693.
  • 15. vi. REBEKAH WOODMAN was born on 29 July 1663 in Newbury, Massachusetts. She married Ezekiel Leighton, son of Richard Leighton, on 23 March 1686 in Rowley, Massachusetts. She and Ezekiel Leighton lived in 1691 in Rowley, Massachusetts.21 She was living in 1693
  • + 16. vii. SARAH WOODMAN, born 18 July 1665 in Newbury, Massachusetts; married Nathaniel Merrill.
  • 17. viii. JUDITH WOODMAN was born on 10 November 1667 in Newbury, Massachusetts She was living in 1693; In her father's will of 1693, her last name is Woodman.
  • + 18. ix. EDWARD WOODMAN, born 20 March 1669/70 in Newbury, Massachusetts; married Mary Sawyer.
  • + 19. x. DEACON ARCHELAUS WOODMAN, born 9 June 1672 in Newbury, Massachusetts; married Hannah Swett.
  • 20. xi. INFANT WOODMAN was born on 8 November 1674 in Newbury, Massachusetts.1,2,3 She died on 24 November 1674 in Newbury, Massachusetts
  • + 21. xii. MARGARET WOODMAN, born 31 August 1676 in Newbury, Massachusetts; married Capt. Richard Bartlett.

http://www.one-barton-family.us/genealogy/Family%20Album/woodman.pdf

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1. Edward Woodman III *-1111 was born 14 Mar 1627/1628 in Milford, Surry, England. He died 1694.

Edward married (1-MRIN:496) Mary Goodridge *-1112, daughter of William Gut(T)Ridge Goodridge *-1330 and Margaret Butterfield *-1331 (MRIN:627), on 20 Dec 1653 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Mary was born 8 Jan 1633 in Bury, St. Edmunds, Sulfolkshire, England. She died 18 May 1684 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

They had the following children:

2 F i. Mary Woodman *-933 was born 29 Sep 1654 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. She died 13 Sep 1723 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Mary married (MRIN:458) Jonathan Emery *-932, son of John Emery III-1011 and Mary Shatswell-1018 (MRIN:495), on 25 Nov 1676 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Jonathan was born 13 May 1652 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died 29 Sep 1723 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

3 F ii. Elizabeth Woodman-1116 was born 11 Jul 1656 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. She died 27 Dec 1659 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

4 M iii. Edward Woodman-1115 was born 1658 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died 29 Dec 1659 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

5 iv. Infant Woodman-1123 was born 31 Jul 1660 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. Infant died 31 Jul 1660 in Stillborn.

6 F v. Elizabeth Woodman-1120 was born 17 Sep 1661 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. Elizabeth married (MRIN:634) [-?-] Wallis-1125. [-?-] was born 1661 in <Massachusetts>.

7 F vi. Rebecca Woodman-1119 was born 29 Jul 1663 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. Rebecca married (MRIN:632) Ezekiel Liton-1124 on 23 Mar 1686 in Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts. Ezekiel was born 1659 in <Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts>.

8 F vii. Sarah Woodman-1122 was born 18 Jul 1665 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>.Sarah married (MRIN:635) Nathaniel Merrill-1172, son of Nathaniel Merrill-1184 and Joanna Kinney-1185 (MRIN:659), on 4 Jul 1738. Nathaniel was born 1635 in <Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts>.

9 F viii. Judith Woodman-1117 was born 10 Nov 1667 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

10 M ix. Edward Woodman-1114 was born 20 Mar 1669 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died 29 Jul 1746 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Edward married (MRIN:630) Mary Sawyer-1365, daughter of Samuel Sawyer Lieut.-1376 and Mary Emery-1599 (MRIN:788), on 29 Jun 1702 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Mary was born 1681 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. She died 21 Jan 1744 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

11 M x. Archeleaus Woodman-1113 was born 9 Jun 1672 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. He died 17 Mar 1766 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.Archeleaus married (MRIN:628) Hannah [-?-]-1126 about 1694. Hannah was born about 1674 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. She died 25 Apr 1749 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Archeleaus married (MRIN:628) Hannah [-?-]-1126 about 1694. Hannah was born about 1674 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. She died 25 Apr 1749 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

12 F xi. Dau Woodman-1121 was born 5 Nov 1674 in <Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts>. She died 24 Nov 1674.

13 F xii. Margaret Woodman-1118 was born 31 Aug 1676 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. She died 6 Apr 1718. Margaret married (MRIN:631) Richard Bartlett-1368 on 12 Apr 1699 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Richard was born 19 Sep 1681 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. He died 27 Aug 1761

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Will dated 16 Dec. 1693 proved 27 Sep. 1694

Pg. 234 New England Historical Genealogical Society Register July 1943 Article on Genealogical Research in England (Communicated by the Committee on English and Foreign Research) THE WOODMAN FAMILY by G. Andrews Moriarty

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Some are connecting he wrongly as the husband of Remember Maverick -

  • Husband: Edward Woodman
  • Born: ABT 1650 at: Salem, Essex Co., MA
  • Married: 1670 at: Salem, Essex Co., MA
  • Died: 1693/1698 at: Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
  • Wife: Remember Maverick
  • Born: 12 SEP 1652 at: Marblehead, Essex Co, MA
  • Died: 1685/1693 at: Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
  • Father:Moses Maverick
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~smason/combined/fam02891.htm

On 29 September 1691, Edward Woodman, Sr. of Boston -- who was the husband of his daughter Remember Maverick -- petitioned on behalf of the seven Woodman children that "Unice" be ordered to give an account of her administration of Moses Maverick's estate.

http://kristinhall.org/fambly/Maverick/MosesMaverick.html
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RECORD:

1. New England Historical and Genealogical Register, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 101 Newbury St., Boston, Ma. 02116, www.NewEnglandAncestors.org.

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Edward Woodman's Timeline

1628
March 14, 1628
Christian Malford, Wiltshire, England
1653
December 20, 1653
Age 25
Newbury, Essex, Ma

Genealogical and personal memoirs relating to the families of Boston and eastern Massachusetts, Volume 3 (Google eBook) http://is.gd/RM3TlD

Edward Woodman, eldest child of Edward and Joanna Woodman, was born in England in 1628 and died in Newbury, Massachusetts, in 1694. He married December 20, 1653, Mary Goodridge, born about 1633, daughter of William Goodridge. . . .

Children of Edward and Mary (Goodridge) Woodman, all born in Newbury:

1. Mary, born September 29, 1654; married November 29, 1676, Jonathan Emery.

2. Elizabeth, born July 11, 1656, died December 27, 1659.

3. Edward, born 1658, died December 29, 1659.

4. Rebekah, born September 17, 1661, died young.

5. Rebekah, born July 29, 1663; married Leighton.

6. Sarah, born July 18, 1665; married Nathaniel Merrill.

7. Judith, born November 18, 1667.

8. Edward, born March 20, 1670, died 1718-19; married June 29, 1702, Mary Sawyer.

9. Archelaus, born June 9, 1672; see forward.

10. Elizabeth, born November 8, 1674; married Wallis.

11. Margaret, born August 31, 1676; married April 12, 1699, Richard Bartlett.

1654
September 29, 1654
Age 26
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1658
October 18, 1658
Age 30
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1660
July 31, 1660
Age 32
stillborn, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1661
September 17, 1661
Age 33
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1663
July 2, 1663
Age 35
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1665
July 18, 1665
Age 37
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1667
November 10, 1667
Age 39
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1670
1670
Age 41
Salem,Essex,Massachusetts,USA