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James Cutler

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: September 16, 1756 (61)
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Lieut. Thomas Cutler and Abigail Cutler
Husband of Alice Cutler
Father of Rev. Robert Cutler; William Cutler; Thankful Cutler; James Cutler and Alice Jones
Brother of Abigail Merriam; Thomas Cutler; Mary Munroe; Jonathan Cutler; Benjamin Cutler and 1 other
Half brother of John Petts

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About James Cutler

9. James3 Cutler (Thomas,2 James1) was baptized at Watertown, January 9, 1687. He was licensed inn-keeper at Cambridge from 1718 to 1735, and died September 16, 1756. His son William of Cambridge filed an inventory of his estate, in 1757, amounting to £556 11s. 6d. He married Alice ____, who died September 22, 1756, aged 57. They owned the covenant at Lexington, April 17, 1715. June 1, 1734, he sold to Samuel Johnson of Lexington 200 acres in Lancaster, for £100, and his wife Alice signed the deed. In 1742 and 1747, he made purchases of land in Killinglv, Ct., and sold the same to John Felshaw, his residence being in Cambridge. Had children:

30. i. James,4 b. April 13, bapt. April 17, 1715, at Lexington; d. at Salem, Feb. 18, 1795, age 80.

31. ii. William, b. April 3, bapt. April 7, 1717, at Lexington; d. April 1, 1781.

iii. Thankful, bapt. March 22, 1719.

32. iv. Robert, Rev., b. April 3, 1721; d. at Amherst, Mass., 1786.

v. Alice, b. Nov. 27, 1729; m. Ephraim Jones, Jr., of Concord, Mass., Nov. 16, 1752; had four daughters and one son.

Source: From A Cutler memorial and genealogical history: containing the names of a large proportion of the Cutlers in the United States and Canada, and a record of many individual members of the family, with an account also of other families allied to the Cutlers by marriage, pages 30-31, published by Press of E. A. Hall & Co., 1889, 665 pages. Downloaded May 2011 from

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James Cutler's Timeline

January 9, 1687
Watertown, MA, USA
July 4, 1695
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
April 13, 1715
Age 19
April 3, 1717
Age 21
Lexington, MA, USA
Age 23
April 3, 1721
Age 25
November 27, 1729
Age 34
September 16, 1756
Age 61
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA