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Timothy Day

Birthplace: Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Anthony Day and Susanna Day
Husband of Phebe Day
Father of Timothy Day, Jr; John Day; Anthony Day; John Day; Jonathan Day and 6 others
Brother of Thomas Day, Sr.; John Day; Ezekiell Day; Ezekiell Day; Nathaniell Day and 3 others

Occupation: husbandman
Managed by: Erin Spiceland
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About Timothy Day

Timothy Day, second son of Anthony and Susanna (Machet) Day, married July 24, 1679, Phebe Wilder, died April 8, 1683. The date of his death is not known, but it appears that he was still living in 1721. His house was on the west side of Annisquam river, where some of his descendants continued to live for many years after his time. Timothy Day and Phebe Wilder had ten children: Timothy, Jr., born 1678 or 1679; John, born 1680; Anthony, born 1681; John, born 1683; Jonathan, born 1685; Susanna, born 1688; Pricellar, (Priscilla), born 1689; Elizabeth, born 1690; Benjamin, born 1695; Ebenezer, born 1697.

  • Cutter, William Richard. Genealogical & Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co. 1908.
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WITCHCRAFT DELUSION (1-2)Timothy Day, son of Anthony Day, was born in 1653, and died April 8, 1723. He was made a freeman in 1690, married, July 24, 1679, Phebe Wildes, and had a son born February 20, 1682. He lived during the period of the terrible witchcraft delusion. The records show that on September 24, 1692, Mary, wife of Hugh Rowe, Phebe, wife of Timothy Day, and Widow Rachel Vinson, all of Gloucester, were released form Ipswich prison, on bonds for their appearance, having been confined there for witchcraft.

source: New Hampshire Gen., Stearns pg 260.

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2000 (Pub. Yr.) Timothy DAY Vol. 20 : Pg. 200 Journal Page The Essex Genealogist (Timothy Day, husbandman, took the Oath of Fidelity in Gloucester in 1677)

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Timothy Day's Timeline

Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Gloucester, Essex, MA
Gloucester, Essex, MA
Age 11
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
Age 11
Gloucester, Essex, MA
June 24, 1676
Age 23
Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
July 24, 1679
Age 26
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
January 19, 1680
Age 27
Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts