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Matthew Cushing

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Hingham, Norfolk, England
Death: January 9, 1701 (77)
Hingham, Suffolk County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Matthew Cushing, Sr. and Nazareth Cushing
Husband of Sarah Cushing
Father of Jeremiah Cushing and Matthew Cushing
Brother of Daniel Cushing, Esq.; Jeremiah Capt. Cushing; Deborah Briggs and John Cushing

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About Matthew Cushing

Matthew was a wheelwright, and took an active and prominent part in the affairs of the town. Selectman 13 times between 1661 and 1695; freeman, 1679; was known as -Sergeant-, as -Cornet-, and later as -Lieutenant-. He resided at HinghamCentre- over the river -. He died without issue 9 January 1701. In his will of28 December 1700, after providing for his wife, he leaves his estate to his nephew, Matthew Cushing who had lived with him.

ID: I256164

Name: Matthew Cushing , Jr.

Sex: M

Birth: ABT 5 APR 1623 in Hingham, Norfolk, England

Death: 9 JAN 1699/00

Baptism: 5 APR 1623 Hingham, Norfolk, England

Father: Matthew Cushing b: in Hingham, Norfolk, England

Mother: Nazareth Pitcher b: 30 OCT 1586 in Hingham, Norfolk, England

Marriage 1 Sarah Jacob b: ABT 1634 in Massachusetts

Married: 25 FEB 1651/52 in Hingham, Plymouth Co. Massachuetts


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Matthew Cushing's Timeline

April 5, 1623
Hingham, Norfolk, England
April 5, 1623
July 3, 1654
Age 31
Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
July 15, 1660
Age 37
Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 9, 1701
Age 77
Hingham, Suffolk County, Province of Massachusetts