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Matthias Corwin

Birthdate: (56)
Birthplace: Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Death: December 12, 1658 (52-60)
Southold, Long Island, New York
Place of Burial: Southold, Suffolk, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Corwin, of Sibbertoft and Marjorie Corwin
Husband of Margaret Corwin
Father of Theophilus Corwin; John Corwin and Martha Case
Brother of Captain George Curwen; Sarah Curwen; Elizabeth Curwen; Jane Curwen; Thomas Corwin and 1 other

Occupation: came to Ipswich, MA with Puritans before 1634; founding father of New Haven Colony Plantation, came to Southold, Long Island in 1640.
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About Matthias Corwin

Matthias Corwin was born between 1595 and 1600 in Workington, Cumberlandshire, England.

He was one of three sons born to John Corwin and Marjorie unknown last name.

Before 1627 Matthias married Margaret Shatswell and they were the parents of Martha, John, Theophilus and Daniel. They immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts before 1634. By 1655, Matthias owned nineteen tracts of land totaling nearly three hundred and forty acres in Southold, Long Island, New York. Matthias died on September 15, 1658 in Southold, Long Island, New York. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth: 1602, England Death: 1658 Southold Suffolk County New York, USA

Born about 1602, based on estimated date of marriage (although this would make him a few years younger than his wife). Southold selectman who came from Sibbertoft, Northamptonshire, to Massachusetts Bay in 1634. First settled in Ipswich; moved to Southold in 1640. Died in Southold, __ ____ 1658 (after 28 Aug). Married by 1627, Margaret Shatswell, daughter of ____ & Judith (___) Shatswell of Sibbertoft, Northamptonshire (scheduled to receive a distribution from her mother's estate in the year of her majority, 1628). Matthias was almost certainly a brother of GEORGE CURWEN {1638, Salem}. It is noteworthy that 2 of the 3 children of Matthias married withoin a few months after his death.

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 Margaret Shatswell Curwen

Burial: Unknown

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Created by: Linda Mac Record added: May 26, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 37546629 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Matthias (Matthew) CORWIN [c.1590/1600-1658] m. Margaret SHATSWELL * Margaret (Morton ? )

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Children: 1. John; 2. Martha; 3. Theopilus

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Matthias Corwin's Timeline

Southold, , Ny
Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Age 28
Warwickshire, England
Age 28
Probably England
Age 30
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
December 12, 1658
Age 56
Southold, Long Island, New York
Age 56
Southold, Suffolk, NY, USA
- 1634
Ipswich, Essex, MA U. S. A.