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Nathaniel Mayo

Birthdate: (35)
Birthplace: England
Death: February 4, 1662 (35)
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John Mayo, of Boston & Yarmouth and Tamisen Mayo
Husband of Hannah Sparrow
Father of Thomas Mayo; Nathaniel Mayo; Samuel Mayo, Jr.; Hannah Mitchell; Theophilus Mayo and 5 others
Brother of Capt. Samuel Mayo; Lt. John Mayo, Jr.; Hannah Bacon; Bathsheba Mayo and Elizabeth Howes

Managed by: Gene Daniell
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About Nathaniel Mayo


'Nathaniel Mayo

Born 1627 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts

Son of John Mayo Jr. and Timmosjin (Brike) Mayo

Brother of Samuel Mayo, Hannah (Mayo) Bacon, John Mayo and Elizabeth (Mayo) Howes

Husband of Hannah (Prence) Sparrow — married 13 Feb 1649 in Eastham, Massachusetts

Father of Thomas Mayo, Nathaniel Mayo, Samuel Mayo, Hannah Mayo,

Theophilus Mayo and Bathsheba (Mayo) Freeman

Died after 19 Dec 1661 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts

Profile managers: Merry Ann Palmer [send private message], Kenneth McIsaac [send private message], and Chris Hanson [send private message] Mayo-18 created 8 Sep 2010 | Last modified 14 Sep 2016


John and Nathaniel Mayo, the other sons of Mr. John Mayo, settled in Eastham. The latter married Hannah, daughter of Gov. Thomas Prence, and died in Eastham in 1663, leaving sons Thomas, Nathaniel, Samuel and Theophilus. The widow, Hannah, married Captain Jonathan Sparrow. There are yet descendants of John and Nathaniel in the county.[1] 'Nathaniel, m. Feb. 13, 1649/50, Hannah Prence, daughter of Gov. Thomas Prence and granddaughter of Elder Brewster; d. in Eastham about the end of 1661. His will was dated Dec. 19, 1661, and his inventory was filed March 4, 1661/2. His widow married as his 2d wife Capt. Johnathan Sparrow. Nathaniel and Hannah had the following 6 children: 1. Thomas, b. Dec.7, 1650; m. June 13, 1677, Barbara Knowles of Eastham; d. April 22, 1729. 2. Nathaniel, b. Nov. 16, 1652; m. 1st January 28, 1678/9, Elizabeth Wixam, 3. Samuel, b. Oct. 12, 1655; m. twice; d. Oct. 29, 1738. 4. Hannah, b. Oct. 17, 1657. 5. Theophilus, b. Dec. 17. 1659. Mentioned in the will of Gov. Prence, his grandfather. He died without issue. 6. Bathsheba 'June 5, 1651, Nathaniel was propounded to take up his freedom. He was announced as surveyor of highways for Eastham June 1, 1658. Mar. 4, 1661/2, he having died, his widow Hannah was appointed administratrix. In August, 1643, he was one of those in Barnstable between 16 and 60 able to bear arms. He was admitted a freeman and sown June 3, 1652.'[2] Nathaniel became a Freeman on 3 JUN 1652 at Eastham, Massachusetts (Barnstable)[3] Birth

Birth: Date: 1627 Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Source: #S00333 Text: Record for John Mayo Birth: Date: BET 1625 AND 1627 Place: England[4] Birth: Date: 1625 Place: East Ham, Essex, England Source: #S16 Occupation

Occupation: Surveyor of Highways Date: 1 JUN 1658 Place: Eastham, Massachusetts (Barnstable)[5] Marriage

Marriage: Date: 13 FEB 1649/50 Place: Eastham, Massachusetts (Barnstable)[6][7][8][9][10] Marriage: Date: 13 FEB 1648/49 Death

Death: Date: 24 FEB 1661/2 Place: Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts Source: #S16 Death: Date: ABT 4 MAR 1661/2 Place: Eastham, Massachusetts (Barnstable)[11][12] Death: Date: 1662 Place: Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts Source: #S00333 Text: Record for John Mayo Will

Date: 19 OCT 1661 Place: Eastham, Barnstable Co., MA 'Nathaniel Mayo. (Eastham.) 'His will dated 19 10mo 1661, names his sons Thomas (eldest), Nathaniel, Samuel, Theophilus; his daughter Hannah; his wife Hannah, the executrix of the will; appoints his father (in-law) Thomas Prence, and brother (in-law) John Freeman and Nathaniel Bacon, overseers of the will, which was witnessed by Edwd Bangs and Josiah Cook. 'Inventory taken by John Done and Wm Merrick, and Exhibited at cout 4 Mar. 1661. Am't. L202.4s.8p. 'from abstracts of the earlies wills in the probate office, Plymouth.[13] Source

Source: #S-923559106 Page: Ancestry Family Trees Text: Source S00333 Title: OneWorldTree Publication: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Repository: #R00002 Source: S195 Title: Mary Beth Wheeler - GENDEX - 11/98 Source: S3385 Title: Ancestral File (R) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998) Repository: #R36 Source: S440 Title: Internet Genealogy Source Source: S441 Title: ( Source: S666 Title: Cape Cod Library Vol. 1, Thomas Howes... Source: S667 Title: History of the Town of Duxbury, Massachusetts Source: S939 Title: Genealogical Publishing Company, Mayflower Families 1500s - 1800s CD #171 (Broderbund) Knowles Family - pg. 442 Source: S128 Title: Mayflower Source Records Author: Roberts Publication: 1986

Source: S129 Title: Consolidated Library of Cape Cod History and Genealogy, Series: series - over 120 published Author: Smith, Leonard H. Jr. Publication: Owl Books, Clearwater, FL, 1990 Repository: #R18 Call Number: 974.401 B26C

Source: S408 Title: Library of Cape Cod History and Genealogy Publication: C. W. Swift, Yarmouthport, MA Repository: #R9 Source S16 Title: International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Individual Record - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Repository: R9 Name: Library of Michigan Address: City: Lansing State: MI Repository: R18 Name: Allen County Public Library Address: City: Ft Wayne State: IN Repository R00002 Name: Address: Repository: R36 Name: Family History Library Address: 35 N West Temple Street CONT Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA reference "Barnstable Co. Cape Cod" vol.2. pp 361 362

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On 18 Apr 2014 at 01:55 GMT Vic Watt wrote:

Mayo-18 and Mayo-1109 appear to represent the same person because: Please merge. Thanks.




  • PRENCE, Hannah
  • b. ABT 1630 Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass.
  • d. 25 NOV 1698 Eastham, Barnstable, Mass.
  • Parents:
  • Father: PRENCE, Thomas
  • Mother: BREWSTER, Patience
  • Family:
  • Marriage: 13 FEB 1649/50 Eastham, Barnstable, Mass.
  • Spouse: MAYO, Nathaniel
  • b. 1625
  • d. 24 FEB 1661/2 Eastham, Barnstable, Mass.
  • Children:
    • MAYO, Thomas
    • MAYO, Nathaniel
    • MAYO, Samuel
    • MAYO, Hannah b. 17 OCT 1657 Eastham, Barnstable, Mass. d. JUN 1676 Eastham, Barnstable, Mass.
    • MAYO, Theophilus
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Nathaniel Mayo's Timeline

December 7, 1650
Age 23
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
November 16, 1652
Age 25
Barnstable, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
October 12, 1655
Age 28
Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts, Colonial America
October 12, 1655
Age 28
October 17, 1657
Age 30
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
December 17, 1659
Age 32
Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
February 4, 1662
Age 35
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
March 1662
Age 35
Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts