Adam Mott, II, of Rhode Island

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Adam Mott, II

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England (United Kingdom)
Death: December 19, 1693 (70)
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Adam Mott, of Portsmouth and Elizabeth Mott
Husband of Mary Mott
Father of Elizabeth Wing; Rebecca Lawton; Mary Mott; Sarah Tripp; Bethia Abbott and 3 others
Brother of James Mott; Joseph Mott; John Mott; Henry Mott; Jonathan Mott and 2 others
Half brother of Jacob Mott, Sr.; Gershom Mott; Eleazer Mott and John Oxford Motz

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About Adam Mott, II, of Rhode Island

2. Adam4 Mott, Jr. (Adam3, John2, John1) was born Jan 21, 1622/23 in Essex, England, and died Apr 5, 1693 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI. 1635.

  • Parents: Adam Mott b: ABT 1596 in Saffron Walden, Essex Co., England & Elizabeth Creel b: ABT 1598 in Saffron Walden, Essex Co., England

Immigrated via ship "Defense" with his parents and settled in Portsmouth, RI.  He was made Freeman in 1655.

Married

  1.  Mary Lott Oct 1647 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI, Friends Meeting. She daughter of Englebret Lott and Sarah Jennings (the 2nd wife of Adam's father, Adam). She was born 1630 in Cambridge, England, and died Oct 8, 1712 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI.

9 Children, all born in Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island

  1. Rebecca b: SEP 1649. Married Daniel Lawton. 
  2. Adam III b: SEP 1650. 
  3. Mary b: 1 JAN 1655/56 
  4. John  b: 1 JAN 1655/56 
  5.  Sarah b: 11 OCT 1657.  Married John Tripp.
  6.  Elizabeth b: 6 AUG 1659.   Married 1) William Ricketson 2) Matthew Wing.
  7. Phebe b: 20 AUG 1661.  
  8.   Bethiah b: 1 APR 1664.  Married Josiah Abbott.
  9.  Abigail b: 3 MAY 1666.  Married John Hefferland.
  10. John  b. January 01, 1670/71 

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GEDCOM Note

Category: Portsmouth Friends Churchyard, Portsmouth, Rhode Island

TWO men named Adam Mott ==There were two men both named Adam Mott who came from England around the same time. This profile represents Mott-142|Adam Mott who settled in Rhode Island. The Rhode Island Mott-142|Adam Mott married a his stepsister Lott-68|Mary Lott. There is a large Lott family in Long Island, New York, thus perhaps contributing to a bit of the confusion between the two Adam Mott lines.

The other Mott-30|Adam Mott born 1619/1620 went to New York and settled there with his family. <ref> Godfrey Memorial Library, comp.. American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Reference: Gen. Column of the " Boston Transcript". 1906-1941. (The greatest single source ofmaterial for gen. Data for the N.E. area and for the period 1600-1800. Completely indexed in the Index.): 6 Aug 1934, 2674. Vol. 122, p 12.</ref>.

Biography ==Mott-142|Adam Mott, born about 1623 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England or Saffron Walden, Essex, England. He was the son of Mott-17|Adam Mott born 1596. <ref>Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: Title: Carl Boyer 3rd, Ancestral Lines, Third Edition (Santa Clarita, California, 1998): Carlsbad Georgina Cole Library ((1250 Carlsbad Village Dr., Carlsbad, Calif.) </ref> In 1635 at age 12 (12 on 2 July 1635)<ref> Hotten-99 </ref> Mott-142|Adam Mott emigrated from Horseheath, Cambridge with his father Mott-17|Adam Mott, a tailor, age 39 along with Sarah Mott, 31; John Mott, 14; Jonathan Mott, 9; Elizabeth Mott, 6; and Mary Mott, 4; they were passengers on the Defence living firstin Roxbury, Massachusetts then removing to Hingham in 1636 then Portsmouth in 1638; <ref> Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volumes 5, p 181-185. Boston: New England Historical and Genealogical Society, 1996-2011. Record for Adam Mott b. 1623 </ref>thensettled in Rhode Island.

According to Robert Charles Anderson references in The Great Migration Begins in the will of Adam Mott I of Portsmouth dated 2 April 1661 he mentions "Sarah Mott my wife" who he first immigrated with in 1636. He married Sarah (maiden name unknown) Lott on 11 May 1635. She washis second wife. His first wife was Elizabeth Creed who he married on 28 Oct 1616 in Saffron Walden, Essex. Also according to Anderson, the Mott-142|Adam Mott, b. abt 1623 married Lott-68|Mary Lott (his stepsister who Austin says is listed as Mary Mott on the passenger list for the Defence) on October 1647. Adam Mott of Rhode Island was the third son from his father's first marriage to Elizabeth Creed. On 20 September 1652, he was deeded 12 acres of land in Portsmouth by his father, Mott-17|Adam Mott. Mott-142|Adam Mott was on a list of Freemen in Portsmouth, Rhode Island in 1655 and was a Deputy in Portsmouth in 1673. Mott-142|Adam Mott died testate, having written a will on 24 February 1711. The will was proved on 8 September 1712 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States.<ref>Portsmouth Early Records: Title: Rhode Island Historical Society, The Early Records of the Town of Portsmouth (Providence, R.I.: E.L. Freeman, Providence RI, 1901): Note: also on FHL US/CAN Microfilm 0,945,382, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: Address:</ref> Widow Mary Mott was named Executrix. He bequeathed 12 acres laid out to him by the townsmen of Portsmouth to his daughters, widow Sarah Tripp and widow Bethiah Abbott. He bequeathed new cotton and linen sheets to daughter Elizabeth Wing, and asimilar legacy to daughter Abigail Hefferland. He gave a bed and a good ewe sheep to his maid, Dinah Stephens, and the rest of the movablesto daughters Sarah Tripp and Bethiah Abbott.

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Secondary

  • New World Immigrants, Vol. I APID: 48115::0* The Planters of the Commonwealth in Massachusetts, 1620-1640 APID: 48127::0* Topographical Dictionary of 2885 English Emigrants to New England, 1620-1650 APID: 48159::0
  • List of Freemen of Massachusetts, 1630-1691 APID: 48187::0
  • Passengers to America APID 48605::0* Torry, Clarence A. New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004.Original data: Torry, Clarence A. New England Marriages Pri APID: 49055::0* Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Author: Gale Research Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.Original data - Filby, P. William, ed.. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research,2009.Original data: Filby, P. William, ed.. Passeng APID: 7486::0* U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Author: Yates Publishing Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com OperationsInc, 2004.* Portsmouth Early Records: Title: Rhode Island Historical Society, The Early Records of the Town of Portsmouth (Providence, R.I.: E.L. Freeman, Providence RI, 1901): Note: also on FHL US/CAN Microfilm 0,945,382, Item 3; Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Tertiary

Acknowledgements ===* Kerkkonen-1 | David Kerkkonen, Entered by David Kerkkonen, Nov 24, 2011. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by David and others.* WikiTree profile Mott-251 created through the import of Towne-Weeden.ged on May 29, 2011 by X-3368 | J X. See the Changes page for the details of edits by J and others.* Thank you to Bliss-756 | Malcolm Bliss for creating WikiTree profile Mott-568 through the import of Malcolm Bliss Family Tree_AutoBackup_2013-05-29_01.ged on May 29, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Malcolm and others.


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Adam Mott, II, of Rhode Island's Timeline

1621
September 1621
Saffron Walden,Essex,England
1623
January 21, 1623
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
1635
1635
Age 11
1635
Age 11
1635
Age 11
1635
Age 11
1635
Age 11
America
1649
September 1649
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
1650
September 1650