Theophilus Cushing

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Theophilus Cushing

Birthplace: Hingham,Norfolk,England
Death: Died in Hingham,Plymouth,Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Cushing and Susan Cushing
Brother of Bridget More; Matthew Cushing, Sr.; William Cushing; Barbara Cushing; Peter Cushing and 5 others

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About Theophilus Cushing

Theophilus came to New England in 1633, on the ship Griffin, in company with Go

vernor Haynes and the eminent Puritan divines, Cotton and Hooker. For a time he resided on Hayne's farm with his friend (Afterwards the celebrated Governor Haynes) as his adviser and secretary. When his younger brother Matthew, following his example, came to New England, Theophilus, who appears never to have married, settled with him in Hingham, Massachusetts. He was blind for 25 years before his death, which occurred 24 March 1679. He was said to have lived to the ageof 100 years.

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Theophilus Cushing's Timeline

November 4, 1584
November 4, 1584
March 24, 1679
Age 94