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Capt. Joseph Snelling MP (1669 - 1726)

3. Capt. Joseph2 Snelling ‎(John1)‎, born in Boston 10 Oct. 1669, died there 15 Aug. 1726. Son of John Snelling (d 1672) & his wife Sarah. married in Boston, 8 June 1693, Sarah Sedg...

2/19/2009 12/16/2015

5/11/2015 11/3/2015

Edward Wanton MP (c.1631 - 1716)

Edward Wanton Birth: Between 1630 and 1631 - England Death: Oct 17 1716 - Scituate, Plymouth, Ma From Miner Descent Posted July 2019 Edward WANTON (1632 – 1716) was Alexȁ...

7/3/2008 10/24/2015

Joshua Hempstead, Jr. MP (1678 - 1758)

Joshua Hempstead Birth: Sep 1 1678 - New London, New London, CT. Death: Dec 22 1758 - New London, New London, CT. Parents: Joshua Hempstead, Elizabeth Larrabee Wife: Abigail Bailey notes ...

3/6/2009 9/27/2015

Edward Bangs MP (c.1591 - 1678)

"Edward Banks", "Edward Banges"

On 22 June 1651 Edward Bangs of Eastham, yeoman, and Rebecca his wife, sold to "Mannasses Kemton" of Plymouth, yeoman, forty acres of upland in Plymouth [PCR 12:209]. Edward Bangs served on a dozen j...

2/16/2007 6/17/2015

Hon. James Wolcott (c.1789 - c.1873)

James purchased 300 acres at Maumee, OH in 1827. He was a merchant, hotel keeper, ship owner and wharf operator there. He was elected Lucas Co. judge in 1839 and mayor of Maumee in 1843. His home at Ma...

6/7/2013 6/13/2015

Adm. Sir John Hawkins MP (c.1532 - 1595)

"sir john"treasurer of the royal navy" hawkins"

Francis Drake, son of Edmund Drake and one of twelve brothers, was brought up at the expense of and support of his relative, Sir Admiral John Hawkins. Francis Drake made his early voyages with Sir John...

6/28/2007 6/13/2015

Andrew Jackson Higgins MP (1886 - 1952)

Andrew Jackson Higgins (28 August 1886 – 1 August 1952) was the founder and owner of Higgins Industries, the New Orleans-based manufacturer of "Higgins boats" (LCVPs) during World War II. The Hi...

6/11/2015 6/11/2015

Mahlon Betts (1795 - 1867)

Links Find A Grave Wikipedia

6/2/2015 6/2/2015

Samuel Fowler, of Salisbury MP (c.1627 - 1710)

Samuel Fowler came to New England in 1634 _______________ 'The Mary & John left Southampton or London, England abt Mar 24/26, 1634 with her Master, Robert Sayres, arriving in New England. Fow...

8/20/2007 5/3/2015

Robert Dudley, styled Earl of Warwick MP (1574 - 1649)

"Sir Robert Dudley"

Sir Robert Dudley (7 August 1574 – 6 September 1649) was an English explorer and cartographer. The illegitimate son of Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester, he inherited the bulk o...

8/7/2007 4/24/2015

Charles Frederick Herreshoff, III., son of Charles Frederick, II., and Sarah (Brown) Herreshoff, was born July 26, 1809, in Providence, and there passed his childhood and early youth. The elementary po...

7/21/2010 3/12/2015

John Brown Herreshoff (1841 - 1915)

In 1878 John Brown Herreshoff, a blind boatbuilder from Bristol, Rhode Island, who had been in business since 1863, went into partnership with his younger brother, Nathanael Greene Herreshoff, a nava...

7/21/2010 3/12/2015

Nathanael Greene Herreshoff, Sr. (1848 - 1938)

""Captain Nat""

Nathanael Greene Herreshoff I (March 18, 1848 – June 2, 1938), was an American naval architect-mechanical engineer. "Captain Nat," as he was known, revolutionized yacht design, and produced a ...

7/21/2010 3/12/2015

Oliver Gildersleeve (1844 - 1912)

"The eldest son of Henry and Emily F. Gildersleeve is a worthy representative of his honored sire and grandsire a man of robust constitution and great force of character, combined with excellent busine...

2/20/2008 3/11/2015

Sylvester Gildersleeve (1795 - 1886)

Sylvester, the subject of this sketch, was born February 25th 1795, in the little old two story red frame house situated on Indian Hill, at the northerly end of Chatham (now the portion of Portland cal...

2/20/2008 3/11/2015

Henry Gildersleeve MP (1817 - 1894)

Henry Gildersleeve, a 19th Century American shipbuilder involved in the construction of 120 vessels of all types, was born in Gildersleeve, Connecticut (now part of Portland, Connecticut), on April 7, ...

2/20/2008 3/11/2015

Obadiah Gildersleeve (1728 - 1816)

Obadiah Gildersleeve, Sr Find A Grave Memorial# 70661884 Portland Burying Ground, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA Also Known as Center Cemetery Christening was 28 May 1728 by The R...

2/19/2008 3/11/2015

Mathew Underdown Farley MP (1804 - c.1845)

'Following History written by Christopher Leonard Patterson, where possible sources have been noted for any further information contact the writer. ' The family tradition about MATTHEW as having come...

5/8/2008 1/19/2015

William Naizby (c.1796 - 1867)

NAIZBY, William The will of William Naizby, late of Ford, in the County of Durham, Shipbuilder, deceased, who died 25 December 1867, at Ford, aforesaid, was proved at Durham, by the oaths of Joshua R...

1/18/2015 1/18/2015

Sir Robert Appleby Bartram 1835-1925 Robert Appleby was born about 1835, the son of George Bartram and Margaret Appleby. He started in partnership with his father, George in 1854. When his father ret...

1/18/2015 1/18/2015

Capt. Thomas Hawkins (c.1609 - 1647)

* Wilcox, Wayne H. M. "Captain Thomas Hawkins, Shipwright, of London and Dorchester, Mass", in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015

Nathaniel Long (1622 - 1648)

Wilcox, Wayne H. M. "Captain Thomas Hawkins, Shipwright, of London and Dorchester, Mass", in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society),...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015

Capt. Roger Spencer MP (c.1618 - 1675)

1.  ROGER1 SPENCER1 was of Saco, Maine in 16522, and died Aft. 1669 of Charlestown,  Massachusetts.  He married GERTRUDE. 3 daughters4. She was admitted church at Charlestown, Octo...

7/26/2011 1/12/2015

Sir William Phips, Colonial Governor of Massachusetts MP (1651 - 1695)

"The New England Knight", "Phipps"

Sir William Phips (or Phipps, February 2, 1650/1 – February 18, 1694/5[1]) was a shipwright, ship's captain, treasure hunter, military leader, and the first royally-appointed governor of the P...

11/18/2008 1/12/2015

Benjamin Remick MP (c.1719 - 1782)

Benjamin Remick 4, third son and fifth child of Jacob 3, was born April 30, 1719; married Elisabeth Deed. She died August, 1790; he died 1782. He was a shipwright. Children: Stephen, born April 1...

10/17/2013 1/5/2015

Robert Rogers MP (c.1741 - c.1795)

"David"

"Three Rogers brothers: Robert (b 1741), John (b 1743), and Peter (b 1745) were shipbuilders and came to America in 1759 on a ship which they (helped) build. They settled in King and Queens County, Vir...

1/13/2008 12/19/2014

Cyrus Benjamin Avery (1834 - 1879)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 455 _____ Occupation: Foreman at a shipyard in Brooklyn, NY

6/20/2008 11/23/2014

Samuel House, Sr. MP (1610 - 1661)

Samuel Howse, or House, brother of Hannah, was baptized 10 June 1610, and came to New England in 1634, probably with his brother-in-law, Rev. John Lothrop. He settled at Scituate, where he married la...

2/1/2007 11/23/2014

Thomas T. Vaughn MP (c.1807 - c.1870)

"Vaughan"

Occupation: SHIP CARPENTER - TIMBER DEALER, PHILADELPHIA, PA Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via wife Zibiah Smallwood Vaughan (born Hodgson) by SmartCopy : Nov 19 2014, 20:35:57 UTC

11/19/2014 11/19/2014

Capt. Moses Chadwell MP (1637 - 1684)

Captain Moses Chadwell was born in 1637 at Lynn, Massachusetts. He achieved the rank of Captain in the Massachusetts Militia. He drowned "at sea" in 1684. He was a shipwright by trade. Moses was the so...

2/10/2009 11/4/2014

Thomas Chadwell MP (c.1612 - 1684)

Thomas Chadwell, in Wiswall, Marcia W. The Chadwell Family of Lynn. Essex Genealogist (Massachusetts) (Essex Society of Genealogists). (Feb 1981), 1:17. Thomas Chadwell, progenitor of the Chadwell ...

2/10/2009 11/3/2014

Benjamin Chadwell MP (c.1642 - 1679)

Wiswall, Marcia W. The Chadwell Family of Lynn. Essex Genealogist (Massachusetts) (Essex Society of Genealogists). (Feb 1981), 1:17. Benjamin Chadwell, second son of Thomas1 and Margaret Chadwell. ...

4/8/2007 11/3/2014

Ebenezer Orton, of Hingham MP (1663 - 1697)

EBENEZER ORTON (Thomas1.1) was b. 14 Jan. 1663 Charleston, VR, drowned 7 Aug. 1697 at Boston, Hingham, VR. He married 1) 28 Oct. 1687 by Ja. Russell, Jent. Charlestown VR, ABIGAIL FURBER. Abigail...

9/23/2009 10/30/2014

Thomas Horton, of Charlestown MP (1621 - 1687)

"Thomas Orton Horton of Charlestown"

THOMAS ORTON/HORTON (prob. John, William....) was b. in 1621-27 Wolverton, Somersetshire, Eng., d. 19 May 1687 above age 60 Charlestown, MA VR, prob. son of John & Mary (Coplestone) Horton. "Thomas...

7/8/2013 10/29/2014

Pierre Rochon MP (1717 - 1771)

Notes From Old Mobile Archeology - the Rochon Family Charles Rochon, a French Canadian who settled in the Louisiana colony in 1701, probably established the Dog River plantation in the 1720s. B...

7/29/2009 10/29/2014

Thomas Bray MP (c.1614 - 1691)

First to Come to America in this line. Ship builder/carpenter and farmer in Gloucester, Essex, MA. "Thomas BRAY was born about 1604 or 1614 in England. Thomas Bray of England was almost certainly b...

2/21/2008 10/24/2014

Capt. John Phips, of Sheepscot MP (c.1634 - 1676)

4. CAPTAIN JOHN6 PHIPPS (JAMES5, WILLIAM4, ROBERT3) was born Abt. 1634 in England, and died Bef. 1682 in Sheepscot, Maine53.  He married ELIZABETH GENT54,55,56 Bef. 1668 in Maine, daughter of JO...

10/24/2008 10/5/2014

Michael Spencer, Jr. MP (c.1648 - 1723)

Michael Spencer Birth: Circa 1648 - Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Death: Mar 16 1723 - East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island Parents: Michael Spencer, Isabel Wife: Rebecca Sweetman Michael Spen...

5/23/2008 10/3/2014

John White, of Maine MP (c.1604 - 1704)

1.  JOHN2 WHITE (son of NICHOLAS WHITE and DEBORAH FORD?)1 was born Abt. 1604 in England - of Bristol area?, and died Bef. 1704 of near Woolwich, Maine2.  Occupation: yeoman, shipbuilde...

1/22/2013 9/30/2014

Moses Wheeler MP (c.1598 - 1698)

Listed as ID: 5700. Found in the book: The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, Compiled by the American College of Genealogy, Under the direction of Albert Gallatin ...

5/14/2007 8/12/2014

Thomas Hazard, "Progenitor of the Hazard Family- USA" MP (c.1609 - 1680)

"Thomas Hazzard", "Hassard"

Thomas Hazard, Jr. Born: bet 1608 and 1610, of Orset, Nottinghamshire, England Died: 1680 Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, Age 72. Buried: Portsmouth, Rhode Island Father: Tho...

7/2/2007 7/26/2014

Sir John Isaac Thornycroft MP (1843 - 1928)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Isaac Thornycroft ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Sir John Isaac Thornycroft (1843–1928) was a British shipbuilder, the founder of the Thornycroft shipbui...

1/4/2011 7/22/2014

Knut Nes Skalla Volden (1843 - 1900)

"Nes", "Skaala (Skaale)"

Headstone picture in "Media" has been taken by: Hans Ordin Østebø and is copyrighted. ************************* Family From:   From: 1865 Census for 1224P Kvinnherad preste...

7/14/2014 7/21/2014

Thomas Todd, of Anne Arundel MP (1610 - 1671)

From "The Ancestors of Brian Doig": Thomas Todd, shipwright, emigrated from England about 1637. On 16 Aug 1637 he was granted 250 acres of land in New Norfolk County, Virginia on the Eastern Branch...

7/1/2007 7/11/2014

Deacon Samuel Stocking MP (c.1630 - 1683)

Dea.Samuel Stocking, of Middletown, son of George, of Hartford, died Dec. 30, 1683. Wife, Bethia. Children, Samuel 27 years of age, Bethia Stowe 25, John 23, Ebenezer 17, George, Stephen 10, Daniel 6, ...

3/14/2007 7/6/2014

Nathaniel Greenwood MP (1631 - 1684)

Nathaniel was a boat builder.He bought the ship yard from George Davis' estate. The location is near , or what is actually Union Wharf today. Nathaniel was the first first of his family in Boston. His ...

5/4/2008 6/28/2014

William Fulcher MP (1812 - 1876)

Groom's Name: William Fulcher Bride's Name: Mary Payne Marriage Date: 05 Apr 1835 Marriage Place: Gillingham, Kent, England Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02302-3 System Origin: Engl...

7/13/2012 5/13/2014

Lt. Job Winslow MP (1641 - 1720)

From "Winslow Memorial" by David Parsons Holton and his wife, Frances Forward Holton; publisher, D. P. Holton, vol. I 1877, vol. II 1888, New York He settled at Swansea about 1666. "At the breaking o...

3/3/2007 5/5/2014

John Brown, of London & Hampton, NH MP (c.1589 - 1686)

"Browne"

John Brown was from London England. Occ. a baker. He came to America on The Elizabeth, 1635. He lived in Salem, Mass. Then moved to Hampton, N. H. He was married to Sarah, 1640, in Charlestown; they ha...

3/28/2007 4/11/2014

John Vassall, ll, The Gallant Alderman of London MP (1544 - 1625)

"/Vassall/ Vestal/", "vassall", "John"

John Vassall was the builder and owner of the Mayflower that brought the Pilgrims to the shores of Cape Cod. : The history of my Vassall family in New England starts with William Vassall and his wi...

8/14/2007 3/31/2014

Aquila Chase MP (1580 - 1641)

"Benjamin"

Aquila CHASE, I, was born on 7 August 1580. On 22 June 1606, when he was 25 years old, he married the former Martha JELLIMAN in London, England. Together they had seven children. He died 09 Feb 1641 at...

3/8/2007 3/22/2014

Moses Cleveland MP (1624 - 1701)

"Moyses"

Moses Cleveland , an apprentice ship joiner of about 11 or 12 years of age, who accompanied his master in immigrating to Boston, Massachusetts, from Ipswich, Suffolk, in about 1635. By his late teens, ...

6/9/2007 3/18/2014

John Sweet, of Newport MP (c.1620 - 1677)

"John Isaac Sweet"

John SWEET birth: 1620, Modbury, Devonshire, England; death: 16 July 1677, Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island father: John SWEET, birth: 1579, Traine, Modbury, Devonshire, England; death: 1637...

7/2/2007 2/25/2014

Nathaniel Lamplugh MP (c.1688 - 1742)

When Nathaniel was appointed administrator of his father's estate in 1715 he was listed as residing at Duck Creek, Kent County, Delaware but on 1 3rd Mo. 1729 he was granted a certificate from Duck Cre...

12/7/2007 2/20/2014

Capt. Samuel Newbury (b. - 1781)

. . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . [Michael Reid Delahunt (2010):] Captain Samuel Newbury was a ship builder in New ...

5/13/2009 2/19/2014

William Colle MP (c.1562 - 1614)

"William Cole"

David Thomson married Amias COLE in 1613 - in 1615 her father William COLE, shipwright, gave the young couple a house which he had built "neere the ould conduit." Plymouth, Devonshire, England was a ...

10/29/2007 1/3/2014

Benjamin Chadbourne (c.1757 - 1790)

Benjamin was baptized as an adult 2 Mar 1777 with his daughter Prudence at the South Church of Portsmouth (NEHGR 15:103). The 1790 census of Portsmouth NH lists widow Sarah, Head of Household, and 2 ma...

1/2/2014 1/2/2014

Find A Grave Memorial# 60460458 ; Birth:   1634 in Inworth, Essex, England Death:  1696 in New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA John Plumbe was born about 1634 to Georg...

4/26/2008 12/16/2013

Thomas Hitchborn, IV (1733 - d.)

Proprieter of Hitchborn Wharf Sources Paul Revere's Ride By David Hackett Fischer. Page 299 Links

12/3/2009 10/27/2013

Peter Hill MP (1604 - 1667)

Sailor and boat builder in employ of Winter at Richmond Island, 1634. Of Biddefort about 1644. Member of the Assembly of Lygonia 1648. Of Saco 1653. Assembly of Lygonia: Googlebook on the settlem...

9/10/2007 9/28/2013

Matthew Clark MP (1652 - 1715)

Matthew Clark Birth: 1652 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Parents: Edward Clark, Dorcas Clark (born Bosworth) Siblings: Nathaniel (Hanniel) Clark, Martha Clark, Joseph Clark, Mary Clark Wif...

7/8/2007 9/24/2013

John Coit, Sr. MP (c.1592 - 1659)

"John Coit of Gloucester & New London"

John Coit Birth: Circa 1592 - Glamorganshire, Wales Death: Aug 29 1659 - New London, CT Wife: Mary Jenners Children: Joseph Coit, John Coit, Mary Coit, Martha Coit Timeline Emigration...

3/23/2008 9/5/2013

Joseph Coit, Sr. MP (1643 - 1704)

Joseph Coit Birth: perhaps in Wales Baptized: July 30 1643 - Salem MA Death: Mar 27 1704 - New London CT Parents: John Coit, Mary Jenners Wife: Martha Harris 3. Joseph Coit, son of John...

5/23/2008 9/5/2013

Peter Collamore MP (1671 - 1747)

Peter Collamore Birth: May 6 1671 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts Parents: Anthony Collamore, Sarah Chittenden Wife: Abigail Davis Death: Nov 15 1747 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ...

7/7/2007 8/28/2013

Capt. Anthony Collamore MP (c.1643 - 1693)

"Anthony Collamore of Mass."

Anthony Collamore Birth: 1643, Devon, England Parents: John Collamore, Mary Nicholl Wife: Sarah Chittenden Death: Dec 16 1693 Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts Married June 14 1666 in...

7/7/2007 8/28/2013

Thomas Hichborn, Ill MP (1708 - 1777)

boatbuilder, inherited Hitchborn Wharf (IV) Thomas Hichborn, son of Thomas Hichborn (3), born in Boston, June 30, 1708; married, February 6, 1730, or January 14, 1734 (both dates on Boston records) I...

1/1/2009 8/6/2013

Thomas Hichborn, II MP (1676 - 1731)

1673-1731 joiner/boatbuilder From A True Republican: The Life of Paul Revere. By Jayne E. Triber. Page 9 "Deborah's father, Thomas, a joiner by trade, was also licensed to sell liquor from his hous...

1/1/2009 8/6/2013

Robert Hichborn MP (1742 - 1800)

"Robert Hitchbourne"

DAR Ancestor #: A054786 . Member of "Boston Tea Party".  (VI) Robert Hichborn, son of Thomas Hichborn (5), was baptized March 28, 1742, in Boston. He was a soldier in the revolution, lieutenan...

11/27/2008 8/5/2013

Philip Hichborn MP (1805 - 1889)

(VIII) Philip Hichborn, son of Philip Hichborn (7), was born in Boston, 1805. He had a common school education, and learned the trade of shipwright, holding a responsible position for many years in the...

1/29/2013 8/4/2013

Adm. Philip Hichborn MP (1839 - 1910)

US Navy Rear Admiral. Chief Constructor and Chief of the Bureau of Construction and Repair of the United States Navy from 1893 to 1901. His most important contribution to the Navy was the preparation o...

1/29/2013 8/4/2013

Eleazer Gedney MP (1642 - 1683)

Eleazer Gedney Birth:  May 15, 1642 - Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Parents: John Gedney Sarah (Mary) Bartholomew Married: Elizabeth Turner, Mary Pattashall Death:  Apr. 29, 1683 ...

1/17/2009 7/23/2013

Joshua Gee MP (c.1666 - 1722)

Joshua Gee (father of Rev. Joshua Gee), who married as his 2nd wife Elizabeth Thacher, was in his early life a mariner evidently engaged as shipmaster or merchant in trade with the Mediteranean Sea cou...

9/9/2008 7/4/2013

Simeon Lowell (c.1745 - 1830)

Simeon Lowell established the Lowell’s Boat shop in 1793, making it the oldest continually operating boat shop in the country. It is credited with introducing the Surf Dory in the late 1700s and...

5/9/2009 6/18/2013

History It is from Cornelius that the legendary New Bedford Grinnells originated. Cornelius, born 11 Feb 1758 at Little Compton, RI, was the son of Daniel4 Grinnell (continuing back to Richard3, Dani...

11/23/2008 6/17/2013