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Mary Gilman MP (c.1587 - 1681)

Alternate Data at time of merge on 11/28/09: First Name: Mary Last Name: Clark Maiden Name: Clark Birth Date(s): c. 1590, c. 1625, 1567 links FamilySearch AFNs: 3G3T-CP, K7RZ-6G

3/13/2007 11/29/2015

Deacon Samuel Chapin MP (c.1598 - 1675)

"Deacon Samuel Chapin (the puritan)", "Deacon Samuel Chapin"

Served as deacon of the First Congregational Church in Springfield. From "The Chapin Family History": "In 1877, a bronze statue of 'The Puritan' by the famous sculptor Saint-Gaudens was presented to ...

3/4/2007 7/31/2015

Nicholas Norton MP (c.1610 - 1690)

He was a tanner. He came to America in 1635 with Rev. Joseph Hull, who brought colonists from Somerset. In 1636 and 1637 he fought in the Pequot Indian War. In 1637 he was living at Weymouth, Massachus...

2/15/2008 7/27/2015

Rev. Thomas Mayhew MP (c.1620 - 1657)

Additional information-proofs-citations added by E.C. Nickerson about this Ancestor: First Minister to the Native People in America. ::: Came to New England in 1630 in Governor Winthrop's Fleet with hi...

5/1/2007 7/27/2015

Governor Thomas Mayhew MP (1593 - 1682)

The following was obtained from a Mayhew Family Tree, published in 1855, covering all generations from 1631 to 1855: "Thomas Mayhew, Governor and Patentee of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, and Elizabe...

5/1/2007 7/27/2015

Henry Luce MP (c.1640 - 1689)

Henry Luce (c1640-bef Mar 1689), a tanner. He is often called a son of Israel Luce , but no proof exists. The theory was first put forward by Charles Banks in History of Martha's Vineyard . He was the ...

8/24/2007 7/27/2015

Isaac Johnson, Esq. MP (c.1600 - 1630)

'Isaac Johnson (died 1630) was an English colonist in the New World, one of the founders of Massachusetts. 'He was the grandson of Archdeacon Robert Johnson, the founder of Oakham and Uppingham Schoo...

11/20/2008 5/6/2015

Arabella Johnson MP (1595 - c.1630)

'Arabella Clinton1 F, #227807 Last Edited=15 Feb 2011 Consanguinity Index=0.0% ' Arabella Clinton is the daughter of Thomas Clinton, 3rd Earl of Lincoln and Elizabeth Knyvett.1 She married Isaa...

5/1/2008 5/6/2015

John Hunting MP (1601 - 1689)

Elder John Hunting, one of the early settlers of Dedham, was born in Hoxne, a village in Suffolk County, England, about the year 1597. He was a man of decided opinions, and early in life took a firm st...

5/24/2008 3/18/2015

Rev. John Harvard MP (1607 - 1638)

John Harvard (26 November 1607 – 14 September 1638) was an English minister in America whose deathbed bequest to the "schoale or Colledge" recently authorized by the Massachusetts Bay Colony was...

12/17/2008 1/24/2015

Rev. Samuel Whiting, I MP (1597 - 1679)

"Samuel Whitting", "Reverend Samuel Whiting"

(f/g) Rev Samuel Whiting Birth: Nov. 21, 1597 Boston Lincolnshire, England Death: Dec. 11, 1679 Lynn Essex County Massachusetts, USA Rev. Samuel Whiting was the first pastor of the Congregationalis...

1/4/2008 1/23/2015

William Peck MP (1601 - 1694)

William Peck, immigrant ancestor, was born in the city of London, England, or its vicinity in 1601. He married Elizabeth there in 1622 & sailed for Boston, Massachusetts in the ship "Hector" with his w...

1/18/2008 7/19/2014

Rev. William Norton MP (c.1610 - 1694)

Rev. William Norton born circa 1626 at of Ipswich, Suffolk, England. died on 30 April 1694 at Ipswich, Essex, MA; Age 68 at death.1 Father William Norton2 b. c 1580 Mother Alice Browest2 b. c...

11/29/2007 7/11/2014

Rev. John Norton MP (1606 - 1663)

John Norton Birth: May 6 1606 - Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Death: Apr 5 1663 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Parents: William Norton, Alice Norton (born Browest) Brother: Wil...

8/5/2009 7/11/2014

John Bigelow, of Watertown MP (1616 - 1703)

"John Biglo of Watertown", "John Bigel", "John Biglo", "John Bigulah", "John deBaguley", "John Baguley", "last name Biglo and other variations."

John Bigelow Birth: baptized Feb. 16, 1616 - Wrentham, Suffolk, England Death:  Jul. 14, 1703 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Parents: Randall & Jane Baguley ( see attached ...

7/2/2007 6/8/2014

John Warren, of Watertown MP (1585 - 1667)


John Warren, of Watertown Birth: May 1 1585 - Nayland, Suffolk, , England Death: Dec 13 1667 - Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Parents: John "the middle" Warren, Elizabeth Scarlett Wife: ...

6/15/2007 6/8/2014

Rev. Jacob Hemingway MP (1683 - 1754)

"Hemingway", "Hemenway"

Rev. Jacob Hemingway Birth: .6 Dec 1683 New Haven, Connecticut Death: Oct 1754 East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut Father:  Samuel Hemingway 1636 - 1711 Mother: Sarah Cooper 1645 - ...

8/18/2008 1/27/2014

Rev. Abraham Pierson MP (c.1641 - 1707)

Founder and first president of Yale, and namesake of Pierson College. One record shows Abraham as the eldest of eleven children. Graduated from Harvard in 1668. In 1669 he joined his father, as an as...

8/3/2007 1/19/2014

Rev. John Allin, of Rye & Woodbridge MP (1623 - 1715)

"John Allen / John Jacques Allen"

The Chymical Cleric: John Allin, Puritan Alchemist John Allin, the son of John Allin of Wrentham, Suffolk (c1605-1671) and his wife Margaret (died 1653), was born on 13 October 1623. His father, who ...

5/1/2011 1/16/2014

"Elder" John Bowles MP (c.1615 - 1680)

Generation One 1. John Bowles; b. at England; m. Dorothy; 1st wife; m. Elizabeth Heath, daughter of Isaac Heath and Elizabeth Miller, 2 Apr 1650 at Roxbury, MA; 2nd wife; m. Sarah; 3rd wife; d. 1680;...

3/21/2009 1/10/2014

Rev. John Davenport MP (1597 - 1670)

A history and genealogy of the Davenport family, in England and America, from A. D. 1086 to 1850 .. (1851) FOURTEENTH GENERATION. Issue of Richard Davenport, ( No. 58.) (60.) I. Edward Dave...

8/28/2007 1/1/2014

Rev. Ralph Partridge MP (1579 - 1655)


Ralph PARTRIDGE Baptized: As "Rodolphus Partridge" Apr. 12, 1579 at St. Mary the Virgin church at Sutton-Valence [aka the Town of Sutton], in county Kent, England. son of Rev. Thomas Partridge & ...

1/22/2007 12/23/2013

Reverend Henry Whitfield MP (1590 - 1657)


Rev. Henry Whitfield was born in England about 1590. He was ordained a minister of the Church of England in 1618. That same year he married Dorothy Sheafe. They had 9 children. The Henry Whitfield Ho...

5/7/2009 12/22/2013

Henry Dunster Baptized: 26 November 1609 - Bolholt, Bury, Lancashire Parents:  Henry Dunster (abt 1580–1646) and Henry's first wife, who is not named in any records. Wives:...

9/30/2007 10/23/2013

Rev. Joseph Glover MP (c.1600 - 1638)

Elizabeth Harris Glover established the first printing office in colonial America. Around the year 1630, Elizabeth Harris married Reverend Joseph (sometimes referred to as Jose or Josse) Glover in Engl...

9/1/2007 10/23/2013

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...

10/14/2007 7/3/2013

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, ...

9/9/2008 7/3/2013

Deacon Peter Noyes MP (c.1591 - 1657)

WorldConnect: Peter Noyes came in the "Confidence," 1638, from Southampton, latter part of April aged 47, with son Thomas, 15; daughter Elizabeth and three servants. He is called yeoman, but after ...

4/7/2008 3/8/2013

Rev. Nathaniel Ward (c.1585 - c.1646)

Nathaniel Ward (1578–October 1652) was a Puritan clergyman and pamphleteer in England and Massachusetts. He wrote the first constitution in North America in 1641. A son of John Ward, a not...

12/21/2008 2/14/2013

Rev. Joseph Hull MP (1594 - 1665)

"****Great Puritan Migration*****1635 "Welcome of Mallcomb"-Boston", "MA"

Additional Curator's Notes: Rev. Joseph Hull was not married to Joanna Coffin! The name comes from some inventive and quite persuasive speculation by an eary Hull researcher, Orra Eugene Monnette. He...

3/10/2007 1/31/2013

Governor Thomas Wiggin MP (1592 - 1666)

THOMAS WIGGIN (Governor and called Captain) was born about 1592, and died in Squamscott about 1667 being buried south of the railroad tracks, about 5 hundred yards west of the old depot, near the end o...

10/1/2007 1/29/2013

Rev. Stephen Batchelder, of Hampton MP (1561 - 1656)

"Rev. Stephen Bachiler; Bacheller; Batchelder; Batchilor", "Stephen Bachiler", "Stephen Batchelder", "Batchelder", "Bachelor"

Married to Ann Bates in 1586 - Berkshire, England "The Great Migration Begins (1620-1633)" names the 6 children of Stephen as Nathaniel, Deborah, Stephen, Samuel, Ann and Theodate. "All the childre...

2/16/2007 1/4/2013

Rev. Thomas Carter, of Woburn MP (1608 - 1684)

"Ship Planter April 1635"

Thomas Carter (minister) The Rev. Thomas Carter (1608 – 5 September 1684) was a Puritan minister who was ordained in the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1642. Carter was born in Hinderclay, Suff...

2/22/2007 12/31/2012

Rev. John Allin, of Norfolk & Dedham MP (1597 - 1671)

"John Allyn", "John Allin", "John Allen"

John Allin crossed the Atlantic in 1637 and settled in Dedham, where he was ordained as pastor of the newly organized church in 1639. He had married in 1622 in Wrentham Suffolk Eng. Four men of that na...

7/31/2008 12/29/2012

Rev. Thomas Allen, of Norwich & Charlestown MP (1608 - 1673)

"Thomas Allyn"

Allen, Thomas, a non-conformist clergyman of Norwich, was born in that city in 1608, and educated at Caius college, Cambridge. He appears to have been minister of St. Edmund’s, Norwich, where he...

1/12/2009 12/12/2012

William Aspinwall MP (c.1605 - c.1662)

William Aspinwall (1605 – c. 1662) was an Englishman who emigrated to Boston with the Winthrop Fleet in 1630 and played an integral part in the early religious controversies of the Massachusetts...

1/31/2009 9/25/2012

Rev. Edward*19 Bulkeley MP (1614 - 1696)

Edward Bulkeley matriculated pensioner from St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge, Easter, 1629. He arrived at New England before his father and the rest of his family. He was at that time barely 2...

6/30/2007 7/26/2012

Rev. John Oliver (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...

6/18/2008 2/17/2012

Thomas Dexter, II (c.1605 - 1676)

The Great Migration Begins Sketches PRESERVED PURITAN THOMAS DEXTER ORIGIN: Unknown MIGRATION: 1630 FIRST RESIDENCE: Lynn REMOVES: Sandwich by 1648, Barnstable by 1657, Boston by 1676 O...

6/26/2008 2/1/2012

THE ENGLISH ORIGINS OF THOMAS OLIVER OF BOSTON by Leslie Mahler (Genealogist) 157 N.E. Hist & Gen. Register, pp. 34-36 (JAN 2003) details parish register entries in Northamptonshire, England. From TH...

4/22/2007 12/4/2011

Sgt. William Parker MP (c.1618 - 1686)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Parker (1618–1686) was an early Puritan settler in the Connecticut Colony and one of the founders of Hartford. He arrived in the Massachusetts Bay ...

3/14/2007 4/24/2011

Richard Risley (c.1615 - 1648)


Richard de Risley Wikipedia Biographical Summary : "... Richard Risley (before 1615 - 1648) was an early Puritan settler in the Massachusetts Bay Colony and one of the founders of Hartford, Conne...

6/1/2008 4/24/2011

"Also with them came Theophilus Eaton, a prosperous merchant, Deputy Governor of the East Land Company, and who for several years had resided in Denmark as an agent of King Charles I. On his return t...

10/1/2008 1/29/2011

Richard "Bull" Smith, founder of Smithtown BIRTH: ABT 1613, England DEATH: 7 Mar 1691, Smithtown, Suffolk, Long Island, NY PARENTS: unknown Family 1 : Sarah Hammond EMIGRATION: MA Biogr...

7/22/2007 1/25/2011

Rev. John Cotton, Jr. (1640 - 1699)

Rev. John Cotton, Jr., was graduated from Harvard in 1657, studied theology with the Rev. Samuel Stone of Hartford, Connecticut, and from 1659 to 1663 preached at Wethersfield, Connecticut In 1664 he l...

5/9/2008 1/16/2011

Anne Hutchinson MP (1591 - 1643)

Anne Hutchinson (baptized July 20, 1591[1][2] – August 20, 1643) was a pioneer settler in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Netherlands, and the unauthorized minister of a dissident church d...

1/25/2007 1/3/2011

Seth Stowell Sweetser MP (1606 - 1662)

Seth Sweetser (son of James Sweetser and Joane Stowell)836, 837, 838, 839, 840, 840 was born 18 May 1606 in Tring, Hertfordshire, England840, 840, 841, 842, 842, and died 21 May 1662 in Charlestown, Ma...

4/3/2007 1/2/2011

"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...

7/4/2007 12/26/2010

Rev. Samuel Mather MP (1674 - 1733)

Rev. Samuel Mather was the youngest son of Increase Mather. Samuel was born in Boston and, as a young man of fourteen, traveled to England with his father, returning to Massachusetts in 1692, and for t...

9/19/2010 12/26/2010

Rev. Eleazer Mather MP (1637 - 1669)

9/19/2007 12/26/2010

Rev. John Williams MP (1664 - 1729)

John Williams was born in Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1664. Son of Samuel Williams (1632–98) and Theoda Park (1637–1718). His grandfather Robert had immigrated there from England...

9/19/2007 12/26/2010

Rev. Seaborn Cotton MP (1633 - 1686)

Rev. Seaborn Cotton was born at sea on August 12, 1633, before his arrival at Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Seaborn graduated from Harvard College in 1651 and preached at Weathersfield or Windsor C...

4/30/2007 12/26/2010

Rev. Soloman Stoddard MP (1643 - 1729)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Solomon Stoddard (September 27, 1643, baptized October 1, 1643 – February 11, 1728 or 1729) was the American colonial minister who succeeded Rev. Eleazer M...

2/21/2007 12/26/2010

Judge Samuel Sewall MP (1652 - 1730)

"Samuel Sewall Salem Witch Trials Judge"

Samuel Sewall was a Massachusetts magistrate of the Court of Oyer and Terminer. Five years after the Salem Witch Trials, Sewall publicly regretted his role in the trials, the only magistrate involved t...

4/14/2007 12/5/2010

John Headlee, Sr. (c.1735 - c.1776)

John Headlee was born in about 1735 in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. He married Jerusha Mann in New Jersey about 1753. The Mann family was Puritan stock that moved from Boston to the New Haven Colony a...

11/9/2008 12/3/2010

Rev. Richard Denton II MP (1603 - 1663)

"The Immigrant"

Reverend Richard Denton was born on Saturday, 5 April 1603 at Yorkshire Co., England. He was christened Saturday, 19 April 1603 in Halifax, Yorkshire Co., England, emigrated to America between 1630 and...

11/2/2007 12/1/2010

Reverend Samuel Willard (January 31, 1640 – September 12, 1707) was a Colonial clergyman. He was born in Concord, Massachusetts; graduated at Harvard in 1659; and was minister at Groton from 1...

6/13/2007 11/21/2010

Rev. Jonathan Edwards MP (1703 - 1758)

Jonathan Edwards (October 5, 1703 – March 22, 1758) was a preacher, theologian, and missionary to Native Americans. Edwards "is widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original ...

7/9/2007 11/21/2010

Reference Wikipedia:- Biography:- John Winthrop: America's forgotten founding father by Francis J Bremer John Winthrop, the first governor of Massachusetts, was born in 1587 at Edwardstone in S...

10/3/2007 11/21/2010

Rev. John Lathrop MP (1584 - 1653)

"John Lowthrop", "John Lothropp", "Lothrop"

=============== Reverend John Lothrop, also known as Lothropp or Lathrop , was baptized December 20, 1584 in Etton, Yorkshire, England, and died Nov. 8, 1653 in Barnstable, Massachusetts. In the re...

2/1/2007 11/11/2010

Reverend John Mayo MP (1598 - 1676)

"John Mayo", "Rev John Mayo"

"Will added for Gr. Grandfather by E. C. Nickerson :: Witnesseth These presents an agreement between Mistris Tamisin Mayo: viz: and Relict of mr. John Mayo Late of Yarmouth Deceased; and the Childr...

3/4/2007 11/6/2010

Edmund Quincy, II (1602 - c.1639)

"The Puritan"

"...Edmund Quincy (1602-1636), known as "the Puritan", was an early English settler of Massachusetts Bay Colony in what would later become the United States. He is notable as the progenitor of the pres...

6/21/2008 11/4/2010

Capt. Thomas Willett MP (1605 - 1674)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Thomas Willett (1611-1674) was a British merchant, Plymouth Colony trader and sea-captain, Commissioner of New Netherlands, a magistrate of Plymouth Colony, and C...

4/15/2007 11/4/2010

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Governor William Leete (about 1612/3 – 16 April 1683) was Governor of the Colony of New Haven from 1661 to 1665 and Governor of the Colony of Connecticut f...

7/3/2007 11/4/2010

Rev. Joseph Crandall MP (1661 - 1737)

Rev. Joseph Crandall Birth: 1661 - Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island Death: Sep 12 1737 Parents: John Crandall, Mary Opp Married: Deborah Burdick Burial place is unknown, but he probably...

4/11/2007 11/4/2010

Rev. Thomas Hooker MP (1586 - 1647)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Thomas E. Hooker', II (July 5, 1586 – July 7, 1647) was a prominent Puritan religious and colonial leader remembered as one of the founders of the Colony o...

6/28/2007 11/4/2010

Rev. John Cotton MP (1585 - 1652)

John Cotton was a highly regarded principal among the New England Puritan ministers, who also included Thomas Hooker, Increase Mather (who became his son-in-law), John Davenport, and Thomas Shepard and...

4/30/2007 11/4/2010

Rev. Richard Mather MP (1596 - 1669)

Richard Mather (1596-1669), was a Puritan clergyman in Colonial Boston, Massachusetts. He was father to Increase Mather and grandfather to Cotton Mather, both also celebrated Boston divines. : # : = ...

7/18/2007 11/4/2010

Rev. Increase Mather MP (1639 - 1723)

Wikipedia says (downloaded March 20, 2010 from ): Increase Mather (June 21, 1639 – August 23, 1723) was a major figure in the early history of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and Province of Ma...

7/18/2007 11/4/2010

Cotton Mather (February 12, 1663 – February 13, 1728; A.B. 1678, Harvard College; A.M. 1681, honorary doctorate 1710, University of Glasgow) was a socially and politically influential New Englan...

7/18/2007 11/4/2010