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Anthony Eames

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Sterling, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Sterling, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Anthony Eames and Mercy Eames
Husband of Anna Eames and Grace Eames
Father of Abner Eames; Jerusha Eames; Hannah Starkweather; Desire Allen; Zephaniah Eames and 16 others
Brother of Anthony Eames; Mercy Phillips; Jerusha Eames; Elizabeth Eames; Ichabod Eames and 2 others

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Immediate Family

About Anthony Eames

Anthony's mother, Mercy Sawyer, is the documented great granddaughter of Richard Warren of the 1620 Mayflower passage.

He married Grace Oldham December 11, 1724.(124) (Grace Oldham is #5688.) Grace was born around 1700. Grace was the daughter of Thomas Oldham and Mercy Sprout.

In Anthony Eames's will written Jan. 10, 1738/9 Anthony was named as his son.(125)

Anthony Eames and Grace Oldham had the following children:

102 i. Lemuel5 Eames (#5751) was born in Marshfield, Plymouth Co, MA July 1, 1725.(126) He married Ruth Porter 16 May 1750 in Marshfield, Plymouth Co, MA.(127) (Ruth Porter is #5752.) 103 ii. Mercy Eames (#5779) was born in Marshfield, Plymouth Co, MA July 2, 1727.(128) 104 iii. Elisha Eames (#5780) was born in Marshfield, Plymouth Co, MA September 29, 1729.(129) + 105 iv. Thomas Eames was born 1739 or 1740.

From Find a Grave:

Anthony Eames, Jr., s. of Anthony Eames, Sr. and Mercy Sawyer, has no recorded date of birth. However, like his six known older siblings whose births are recorded in Marshfield, Mass., he was undoubtedly b. in Marshfield. Based on his known gravestone, he was born on or after Apr. 27, 1703. He died testate Apr. 26, 1793 and is interred at the small "Ames" burial ground in the Town of Sterling, Conn. The Town of Sterling was, in part, formed from the northern part of the Town of Voluntown, Conn.

On Mar. 25, 1725 of record at Marshfield, Anthony m. Anna Barker, dau. of John Baker, 3rd and his 1st wife Hannah Eames (dau. of Jonathan), b. of record Oct. 19, 1709 at Marshfield. She d. prior to Aug. 1, 1790, the date of her husband's will at Voluntown, Conn. in which no provision is made for her.

Sources:

http://ralphinla.rootsweb.ancestry.com/eames.htm#i5627

http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/anthony-eames_34324411

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=10865872

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Anthony Eames's Timeline

1703
April 27, 1703
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
1725
July 1, 1725
Age 22
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, British North America
1727
July 2, 1727
Age 24
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, British North America
1728
January 7, 1728
Age 24
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1729
September 29, 1729
Age 26
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, British North America
1730
January 1, 1730
Age 26
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
November 17, 1730
Age 27
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1732
January 26, 1732
Age 28
Voluntown, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1733
1733
Age 29