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Elizabeth Keyser (Holyoke)

Birthplace: Tamworth, Stratford, England
Death: Died in Prob. Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Lynn, , Mass
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. Edward Holyoke and Prudence Holyoke
Wife of George Keyser
Mother of Sgt. John Keyzar; Benjamin Kezar; daughter Gilloway; Sarah Johnson (Keazer); Eleazer Keyser and 4 others
Sister of Edward Holyoke, Jr.; Capt. Elizur Holyoke; John Holyoke; Ann Putnam; Dora Holyoke and 3 others

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About Elizabeth Keyser

The children of Edward Holyoke and Prudence Stockton were:

2.      Elizabeth Holyoke, born 1614 in St. Lawrence Jewry, London. She married George Keyser in 1645, and died in Salem, Massachusetts on June 24, 1659.

Their children include

  1. John Keyser 1648 - 1696/7
  2. Sarah Keyser abt 1650 - 1676
  • http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:Elizabeth_Holyoke_%281%29
    • ↑ Holman, Mary Lovering. Ancestry of Charles Stinson Pillsbury and John Sargent Pillsbury. (Concord, New Hampshire: Privately Printed at The Rumford Press, 1938), v1 p 275.
    • ↑ 2.0 2.1 Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts. (Providence, RI, 1897-1919), p 572.
    • ↑ 3.0 3.1 Keyser, Leon. The Keyser family of New England. (Portland, Maine: L. Keyser, 1983-1984), p 1-3.
    • ↑ 4.0 4.1 Perley, Sidney. The History of Salem, Massachusetts. (Salem, Massachusetts: Sidney Perley, 1924-1928), v 2 p 280.
    • ↑ 5.0 5.1 Richardson, Douglas. The English Ancestry of Edward Holyoke and of His Nephew, Thomas Morris of New Haven. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jan 1993), p 21.
  • http://tuttlehistory.weebly.com/holyoke.html


  • The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/descendantsofwil01tutt#page/n81/mode/2up
  • Edward Holyoke of Lynn was from Tamworth, Warwick Co., Eng., where he m. June 18, 1612, Prudence, dau. of Rev. John Stockton, rector of Kinkoff. His will made Dec. 25, 1658, gives "to my son Tuttle that (english pound)4 that should have been paid yearly to me, but of which I have never received a penny, for the house in Boston, my best doublett and breeches to son Tuttle." - Lewis' Annals of Lynn. Inv. (english pound)681; John Tuttle and John Doolittle, appraisers.
  • The father of Edward H. of Lynn was Edward, and is thought to be the same Edward Hollyocke mentioned in the will of Shakspeare's wife (Anne Hathaway) father, where he is spoken of as having a claim of 20s. for wood - N. E. Gen. Reg.
  • 1. Mary, m. John Tuttle.
  • 2. Susanna, m. Michael Martin, Sept. 12, 1656.
  • 3. Sarah, m. __ Andrews.
  • 4. Eleazer, a prominent and useful man, for whom Mt. Holyoke, Mass., was named, near Holyoke st., in Lynn, where the first Edward owned lands; m. Mary Pynchon. 1. Edward, Pres. Harvard Col.
  • 5. Ann, m. Oct. 17, 1643, Lieut. Thomas Putnam.
  • Dr. Edward A. Holyoke of Salem, a desc. of the first Edward. d. March 31, 1830, a.100 yrs. 7 mos.
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Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus, pg. 1118, 1210

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Elizabeth Keyser's Timeline

February 12, 1615
St Lawrence Jewr
February 12, 1615
St Lawrence Jewr
February 12, 1615
St Lawrence Jewr
February 12, 1615
St Lawrence Jewr
Tamworth, Stratford, England
Age 26
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts

from TORREY: KEYSER, George (1618, ?1614-1690) & 1/wf Elizabeth [HOLYOKE (-1659); ca 1645?, by 1650; Lynn/Salem {EIHC 3:58, 5:44; Pillsbury Anc. 275, 291; Hale (1952) 643; Lynn Hist. 121, 125, 143; Tuttle xxxii; Salem 2:280; Reg. 9:345; Essex Ant. 8:65; Salisbury Fam. 572; W.L. Andover Anc. 2:112}

Age 27
Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 29
Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts
Age 35
May 1657
Age 38