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James Caldwell, Rev. (1734 - 1781)

) James Caldwell (April 1734 – November 24, 1781) was a Presbyterian minister who played a prominent part in the American Revolution. He was born in Cub Creek in Charlotte County, Virginia, ...

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Rev. Francis Asbury MP (1745 - 1816)

Francis Asbury, bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America, was born near Birmingham, England, to Joseph and Elizabeth (Rogers) Asbury and apprenticed as a blacksmith. At an early age Asbury...

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Rev. Jeremiah Wise (1679 - 1756)

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Reverend John Maverick MP (1578 - 1636)

Clerk. Matriculated at Exeter College, Oxford Oct. 24, 1595. Received his degree of Bachelor of Sats in 1599 & that of Master of Arts in 1603 having already been ordained as a deacon & priest. March 16...

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Rev. Joseph Coit MP (1672 - 1750)

Joseph Coit Birth: Apr 14 1672 - New London, CT Parents: Joseph Coit, Martha Harris Wife: Experience Wheeler Death: July 1 1750 - Plainfield, CT The vital records (Barber Collection) ...

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Rev. William Vaughn MP (1607 - 1677)

During the devastating events of King Phillips War (1675-1678), the Rhode Island General Assembly sought the counsel of 16 prominent citizens of the colony, one of whom was William Vaughn. from:

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Rev. Obadiah Holmes, Sr. MP (1607 - 1682)

Obadiah Holmes is an ancestor of President Abraham Lincoln. "Ancestors of American Presidents", Gary Boyd Roberts, NEHGS, 2009 Rev. Obadiah Holmes1 (M) b. circa 1606/7, d. 15 October 1682, #430 Rev...

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James Barker, Jr. MP (1617 - 1700)

1634, 24 March- Sailed with father James, Sr. and Nicholas Easton and sons on ship "Mary and John" out of Southampton, England. Father died on voyage. 1644- Corporal. 1648- Ensign. 1648- Member...

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Rev. Chadd Browne MP (c.1600 - c.1665)

Came to America in 1638, was minister of the Baptist Church in Rhode Island after Roger Williams. Brown University is named after him. Reverend. First Baptist Church at Providence RI, oldest Bap. ch in...

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Rev. Thomas Olney MP (1600 - 1682)

Event: Citizenship English, arrived on the "Planter, 1635 1 Event: Life's Work Shoemaker 1 Note: One of the founders of Providence, Rhode Island First treasurer of the Colony. Thomas Olney,...

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Rev. David Avery, Sr. MP (1746 - 1818)

Military Service: 1777 Revolutionary War Patriot, chaplain with the rank of captain THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. F...

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George Duffield II (1732 - 1790)

Biography — The Reverend George Duffield (Oct. 7, 1732 - Feb. 2, 1790) Born on October 7, 1732, in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, George Duffield was educated at Newark Academy, Delaware, a...

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Patrick Henderson MP (c.1644 - 1702)

Extract from "The Immigration of Irish Quakers into Pennsylvania": Patrick Henderson, the author of a work called "Truth and Innocence, The Armour and Defense of the People called Quakers," was a pro...

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Rev. Jonathan Hyde MP (1711 - 1787)

Bapt. at Cambridge 7 Jan 1711. Worked on his parent's estate in Canterbury, CT and was at Canterbury in 1738 with his wife. Removed to Brookline before 1750; in Jan. of that year he was ordained a Bapt...

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Rev. Comfort Starr MP (c.1624 - 1711)

Founder of the Vermont line of the Starr family One of seven incorporators of Harvard University.

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Jared Eliot MP (1685 - 1763)

Jared married Hannah Smithson (daughter of Samuel Smithson of Brayfield, England) the following winter,[21] and was minister at the Killingworth church until his death. He was also a physician.

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David Rice, Rev. (1733 - 1816)

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Rev. Samuel Blair, Jr. (1741 - 1818)

Blair was born in 1741 in Faggs Manor, near Cochranville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, the son of a Presbyterian minister also named Samuel Blair. He graduated from The College of New Jersey in 1760 a...

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Rev. Robert Campbell (1741 - 1817)

Reverend and Mrs. Campbell were very early settlers of Campbelltown, New York, coming from Newton, Connecticut and Stillwater, New York. Reverend Campbell was a chaplain in the colonial forces under Ge...

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Rev. Robert Campbell MP (1709 - 1789)

Robert was ordained on 20 October 1761. Reverend Campbell became pastor of the Congregatinal Church of Christ in Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut. The old church records show he had transferred f...

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Rev. David Parsons MP (1680 - 1743)

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Rev. Joseph Parsons MP (1672 - 1740)

Harvard 1698 Family 1 : Elizabeth THOMPSON Children +Joseph (Rev.) PARSONS +Samuel (Rev.) PARSONS +William (Rev.) PARSONS +Elizabeth PARSONS  John PARSONS Sources Descend...

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Rev. Isaac Burr MP (1697 - 1751)

Revolutionary War Veteran. Fought in the Battle Of Bennington Rev. Isaac Burr. Born on 4 Jun 1697 in Hartford, CT. Isaac was baptized in Hartford, CT, in Jun 1697. Isaac died in 1752 in Windsor, CT. ...

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Rev. James MacSparran (1698 - 1757)

Edited Appletons Encyclopedia, Copyright © 2001 VirtualologyTM McSPARRAN, James, clergyman, born in Ireland about 1680; died in South Kingston, Rhode Island, 1 December, 1757. He was educated ...

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Reverend Isaac Mansfield MP (1750 - 1826)

Second of two sons named Isaac. DAR information: MANSFIELD, ISAAC Ancestor #: A073560 Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank: CHAPLAIN Birth: 3-27-1750 MARBLEHEAD MASSACHUSETTS Death: 9- -1826 BOSTON MASSACHU...

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Reverend Ames Cheever MP (1686 - 1756)

Interesting facts: First minister of Manchester, Massachusetts and a slaveholder. Bibliographic information QR code for Genealogies Title Genealogies: The Hassam Family, the Hilton Family, the Ch...

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Rev. Samuel Cheever MP (1639 - 1724)

Bibliographic information Title Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University: In Cambridge, Massachusetts, Volume 2 Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University: In Cambridge,...

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Joseph Bledsoe, Sr (1738 - 1801)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia. DAR Ancestor #: A011222 Service: VIRGINIA Rank: PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: (CIRCA) 1738 SPOTSYLVANIA CO VIRGINIA Death: (POST) 1801 ROCKHOUSE BOTT...

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Rev. James Scott II (c.1686 - 1782)

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Rt. Rev. Robert Smith (1732 - 1801)

First Episcopal Bishop of South Carolina.

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Rev Isaac Chanler MP (1700 - 1749)

The Chandler Family Association ========== left extensive will describing his large library descent from him qualifies one for Society of Colonial Clergy, since he was a well known clergyman in...

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Blackleach Burritt (1744 - 1794)

Blackleach Burritt (1744 – August 27, 1794) was a preacher during the American Revolutionary War. During the American War of Independence, he was incarcerated in the Sugar House Prison. Earl...

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Rev. Gershom Mendes Seixas MP (1746 - 1816)

DAR Record for Ancestor A101643 Gershom was known as "the patriot rabbi" and was the spiritual leader of Shearith Israel during the American Revolution. According to Birmingham, "During the war, he c...

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Zachariah Cox Rev. Dr. (c.1811 - 1870)

Zachariah Cox 1850 United States Federal Census Birth: Circa 1811 - Place Residence: 1850 - Place Schedule: Schedule Wife (implied): Name of spouse Children (implied): George W Cox and names of 9 more ...

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Rev. William Worcester MP (1595 - 1662)

William Worcester Rev was the first Minister of Salisbury MA. He was baptized on 5 October 1595 in Watford, Northanto, England.1 He married Sarah Pickering circa 1634 in England.2 William Worcester Rev...

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Rev. Robert Breck (1682 - c.1731)

Rev. Robert Breck graduated from Havard in 1700 and settled in Marlboro, Mass. in 1704. He married Elizabeth Wainright on September 8,1707 and they had 6 childen. He spent 27 years in the ministry. ...

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Rev. Ebenezer Parkman MP (1703 - 1782)

Ebenezer Parkman, son of William Parkman, a shipwright, was born in Boston on Sept. 5, 1703. Soon after graduating from Harvard College in 1721, he became the first settled minister in the town of West...

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Rev. Eli Forbes MP (1726 - 1804)

Rev. Eli Forbes Birth: Oct 26 1726 - Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Parents: Jonathan Forbush, Hannah Holloway Married: Mary Parkman; Lucy Smith, widow of Thomas Sanders; Sarah, wid...

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Rev. Dr. Thomas Thacher MP (1620 - 1678)

Dr., Rev. Thomas THACHER or THATCHER , M.D b. 1 May 1620, Milton, Clevedon, Somerset, England occ. physician, minister; ord. 2 Jan 1644/1645, Weymouth, MA edu. Educated by Pres. Charles CHAUNCE...

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Rev. Joshua Gee MP (1698 - 1748)

PASTOR OF THE SECOND CHURCH OF BOSTON Rev. Joshua Gee, who from Dec. 1723 until his death in 1748 was pastor of the Second Church (on Hanover St.) Boston, in direct succession to Rev. Cotton Mather, ...

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Rev. William Reneau (1739 - 1798)

Reverend William RENEAU(5) (7)(206) (678)(4) (2) was born on Feb 9 1739 in Prince William, VA. He died in 1798 in Sevier, TN. He has Ancestral File number 56CP-V3. He was a Baptist Minister. Parents: J...

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Christopher Holder, of Winterburne MP (1631 - 1688)

Christopher Holder (c. 1631—post-1676) was an English Quaker minister who immigrated to the Massachusetts Bay Colony, where he was persecuted for his beliefs. He was prohibited from preaching, i...

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Rev. Josiah Chase (1713 - 1778)

Among his eight children was Josiah (1713-1778), who departed from family tradition in two significant ways. First, he moved from Newbury. By the early eighteenth century all the farmland there must ...

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Rev. John Oliver, I (c.1613 - 1646)

Admitted as Freeman, Boston, May 1634; married (by 1638) to Elizabeth Newgate; Harvard Class of 1645; died 1646, shortly after becoming minister. See article by Leslie Mahler, JAN. 2003, 157 New Engl...

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Rev. John Elliot, Jr. MP (1636 - 1668)

JOHN ELIOT. Born 1636, died 1668, aged 32. Rev. John Eliot, M. A., of Newton, eldest son of the Apostle Eliot, by his wife Anne Mountfort, was born 3 August, 1636, at Roxbury, and baptized in the Fir...

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Rev. John Eliot MP (1604 - 1690)

John Eliot (c. 1604 – 21 May 1690) was a Puritan missionary to the American Indians. His efforts earned him the designation “the Indian apostle.” English education and Mass...

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Rev. Amos Adams, Chaplain (c.1728 - 1773)

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Rev. Samuel Stone MP (1602 - 1683)

Biographical Summary: Reverend Samuel Stone , son of John Stone, a freeholder of that place, was born in Hertford, County, Herts (usually at that time sounded Hartford); baptized July 30,1602, in the...

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Rev. Jonathan Martin (1687 - c.1768)

He was a prominent settler of Piscataway and lived near the Baptist Church. Jonathan Martin was the son of Benjamin Martin and Margaret Reynolds. Jonathan Martin had three wives and 15 known children...

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Rev Hezekiah Gold (1694 - 1761)

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Rev. John Warham MP (c.1595 - 1670)

Burial Find A Grave Memorial# 8711974 The Congretational Churchyard is also known as Palisado Cemetery. Tomb Inscription "In memory of Rev. John Wareham. He was installed Pastor of this Church at...

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Joel Randall, Rev. (deceased)

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Rev. John Leland (c.1754 - 1789)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia. DAR Ancestor #: A069466

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Rev. John Leland (deceased)

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Rev. John Allen MP (c.1595 - c.1650)

Rev. John Allen, an English Puritan, had to flee from home in 1596, and settled in Massachusetts in 1639. The origin of the name Alling--which is, perhaps, even more ancient than Allen--cannot be demon...

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Rev. Abner Waugh (1738 - 1806)

Abner Waugh Birth: Circa 1738 Death: Sep 13 1806 - Caroline Co, Virginia Wife: Frances Lewis, Philadelphia Claiborne Children: Sarah Spottswood Lyons (born Waugh), Philadelphia Clairborne Wat...

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Rev. James Pasteur (b. - 1774)

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Rev. Thomas Shepard (1605 - 1649)

Rev. Birth 5 Nov 1605 Towcester, , Northamptonshire, England [1] Gender Male Died 25 Aug 1649 Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA [1] Age 43 years Notes ◦THOMAS SHEPARD OF CAMBRIDGE, MASS. T 1. (Rev.)...

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Rev. Ralph Wheelock, America's First Public School Teacher MP (1600 - 1683)

Reverend Ralph Wheelock -- Puritan minister, America's first public school teacher, and founder of the Massachusetts towns of Dedham and Medfield -- played an active and important role in the settling ...

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Benjamin Ruggles, Rev. (1700 - 1782)

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Rev. Andrew Baker, Jr. (1749 - 1815)

Rev.Andrew served as a chaplin during the Rev.War .Under Capt.Isaac Ruddles A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A004862 He was a Chaplain in t...

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Rev. John Higginson MP (1616 - 1708)

Biographical Summary: Rev. John Higginson , son of Rev. Francis Higginson, born August 6,1616, at Claybrook, Co. Leicester; came with his father, in the "Talbot," 1629, to Salem; freeman, Massachuset...

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Rev. Adam Blakeman MP (1596 - 1665)

Surname has also been reported to be Blackman . Rev. Adam Blakeman was born in Gnosall, Staffordshire, England, June 10, 1596. His birthplace is frequently misspelled in websites due to transcription...

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William Blackstone/Blaxton (1595 - 1675)

Rev William Blackstone was the first white settler of Boston. REVEREND WILLIAM BLACKSTONE 1595 — 1675 Boston's first white resident, also first European settler of present day Rhode Isla...

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Rev. Joseph Rowlandson MP (1631 - 1678)

 Rev. Joseph Rowlandson was born about 1631 in England. He was the son of Thomas Rowlandson and Bridget Bradstreet. Rev. Joseph Rowlandson graduated in 1652 from in Harvard College, Cambridge, M...

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Rev. Alexander Dobbin MP (1742 - 1809)

Reverend Alexander Dobbin, who built the Dobbin House, Gettysburg PA's oldest, most historic home, was an early frontier pioneer who helped settle and civilize the area. Born in Ireland in 1742, he gre...

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Rev. John Pike (c.1653 - 1710)

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Rev. Joshua Moody (1633 - 1697)

"William Moody was a saddler and came from Ispwich, England to Ipswich, MA in 1634 sailing on the "Mary & John", Robert Sayres, Master, from Southhampton 10 Apr. with his wife Mrs. Sarah Moody and thei...

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Rev. John Wilson MP (1588 - 1667)

JOHN WILSON was born about December, 1588, at Windsor, Berkshire, England. He is the son of Rev. WILLIAM D.D. and ISABEL (WOODHALL) WILSON, Canon of Windsor, grandson of WILLIAM WILSON of Welbourn, Lin...

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Rev. Simon Bradstreet (1709 - 1771)

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Thomas Robie MP (1689 - 1729)

William and Elizabeth Robie were inhabitants of Boston as early as 1689, when their son Thomas was born on March 20th of that year. He graduated at Harvard College in 1708, and died in 1729. He was tut...

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Rev. Samuel King (1775 - 1842)

) Robert King, the father of Rev. Samuel King, was an early settler in North Carolina, and served his country for some time as a captain of volunteers in the war of the revolution. In this position...

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Rev. Abel Morgan (c.1722 - 1756)

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Rev. Abijah Peck MP (1758 - 1848)

Abijah Peck, son of John Peck and Sarah Adams, was b. Apr. 1758 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., he m. 1st with MINDWELL CLOSE (b. 1763, d. 4/4/1816; 53 yrs) and 2nd with LYDIA (---) MONT...

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Rev. Abel Morgan (c.1673 - 1722)

Rev. Abel Morgan, born 1673, died December 16, 1722, he was a native of Wales, emigrated to Pennsylvania, and from 1711 to 1712 was pastor of the Pennypack Baptist Church. He landed at Philadelphia, Fe...

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Aaron Bledsoe, Rev. MP (1730 - 1808)

DAR Ancestor # A011212 Mentioned in his fathers Will dated December 27th 1769, Aaron Bledsoe was given a Captain's commission in Spottsylvania county in 1756 WILL OF REV. AARON BLEDSOE (From Greens...

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Rev. Aaron Cleveland, III (1715 - 1757)

Stephen Grover Cleveland By Deshler Welch In 1747 Rev. Cleveland moved to Massachusetts, where he was pastor of South Church in Malden until 1750,[1] when he took an active part in the emigration...

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Rev. Aaron Whitney (1713 - 1779)

Rev Aaron Whitney ..... Birth: Mar. 14, 1714 Littleton Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Death: Sep. 8, 1779 Petersham Worcester County Massachusetts, USA Son of Moses and Elizabeth Whitney, he was...

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Rev. Aaron Bascom (1746 - 1814)

Rev. Aaron Bascom was pastor from 1769 to 1814 of the First Congregational Church of Chester, Massachusetts.

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Rev. Daniel Elmer (1690 - 1755)

The Rev. Mr. Elmer was the Pastor of The Church of Christ in Fairfield ( currently Fairton ) New Jersey. Tombstone inscription: "In memory of the Rev. Daniel Elmer, late pastor of Christ's Church in th...

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Rev. Abraham Pierson MP (1609 - 1678)

1. Rev. Abraham PIERSON was born about 1609 in Yorkshire, England and was christened on 23 Sep 1609 in Branford, Yorkshire, England. He died on 9 Aug 1678 in Newark, New Jersey and was buried in 1678 i...

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Rev. Benjamin Woolsey (1687 - 1756)

Of Southold. Benjamin Woolsey, b. 19 Nov 1687. Born at Jamaica, a graduate of Yale in 1709, became pastor of the First Church in Southold in 1720. He had married, 11 Aug 1710.

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Rev. James Campbell (1705 - 1780)

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"Elder" John Crandall MP (1617 - 1676)

Elder John Crandall Homestead 105 Pound Road Westerly, Rhode Island Reverend John Crandall, one of the founding settlers of Westerly, Rhode Island was born about 1612 in Monmouthshire, England to...

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Rev. Hezekiah James Balch (c.1746 - 1776)

Died unmarried. Details in THE LUSH FAMILY HISTORY.

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Rev. Hezekiah Balch (1741 - 1810)

Hezekiah Balch - Minister, Educator, Abolitionist Hezekiah Balch (1741 - April 1810) was born in Deer Creek, Maryland to Thomas and Agnes (Sommerville) Balch. Little is known about his life before hi...

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Rev. Henry Butler MP (1626 - 1696)

Banks, Charles Edward. The history of Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts. (Boston: G H Dean, 1911), 3:47. Henry (Butler); bapt. (Ashford) 7 Sept. 1626; grad. H. C. 1651; taught school Dor...

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Rev. Hugh Adams (1676 - 1748)

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Rev. Grindall Rawson (1659 - 1715)

Burial Find A Grave Memorial# 7303594 Notes He was graduated in 1678 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA. He resided at Mendon, Worcester Co., MA. He was a minister at Mendon, Worcester Co., MA. ...

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John Barsham MP (1635 - 1698)

John Bosson, son of William Bosson (1), was born in Watertown, December 8, 1635. He graduated from Harvard College in 1658, his name appearing in the Harvard catalogue as John Barsham. He was a ministe...

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Rev. Nicholas Baker MP (c.1610 - 1678)

From Find-a-Grave: Nicholas Baker was educated at St. John's College in Cambridge, England where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1632 and a Master of Arts degree in 1635. Soon thereafter, he...

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Rev. Robert Rose MP (1703 - 1751)

from Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Volume II VIII--Prominent Persons Was born in Scotland in 1705, was ordained for the ministry, and came to Virginia in 1725, where he was given charge of St...

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Rev. Richard P. Whitt MP (1730 - 1812)

DAR Ancestor #: A201498 He lived in South Carolina, North Carolina, Henry County VA. before moving to Montgomery County, VA. at A court held for Montgomery County, Va. July 26, 1785 (annals of So...

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Rev Richard Treat MP (1694 - 1759)

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Rev. Henry Welsh (c.1751 - d.)

Occupation: Baptist Minister who preached at Mt. Airy, Maryland

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Rev. Elnathan Wight (1715 - 1761)

Died in the 46th year of his age and 12th of his ministry. Links Find A Grave Memorial# 21515730

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Reverend Timothy Dalton (c.1577 - 1661)

from Rev Timothy DALTON (1578 – 1662) Timothy Dalton was born about 1578 at Ipswich, England. He married Ruth LEET on 13 June 1615 at Gislingham, Suffolk, England.  Timothy founded a ...

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Thomas Chalkley MP (1675 - 1741)

Chalkley was probably the most influential Quaker minister in America during the eighteenth century. Thomas Chalkey is the Quaker Minister that converted many on Nantucket to Quakerism. CHALKLEY,...

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Reverend Nathaniel Rogers MP (1598 - 1655)

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 de...

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Rev. John Thomas MP (1705 - 1788)

DAR Ancestor #: A113044 John Thomas left Nansemond County, Virginia in 1740 and settled near the Indian village of Tosneoc on Bear Branch in what was to later become the northeastern part of Wilson C...

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