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William Hoskins, Sr.

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Aghadown, County Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Death: September 7, 1695 (80)
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Henry Hoskins and Anne Hoskins
Husband of Ann Hoskins; Sarah Hoskins and Elizabeth Hoskins
Father of Mary Cobb; Rebecca Briggs; Elizabeth Mehitabel Tilson; William Nathaniel Hoskins; John Hoskins and 7 others
Brother of Anne Hoskins; Elizabeth Hoskins; Mary Hoskins and Sarah Hoskins

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Deborah
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About William Hoskins, Sr.

(2) William Hoskins, born 1615/1616 in Cork Co., Ireland, died 7 September 1695 in Massachusetts.

On 2 November 1636, he married Sarah Cushman, who must have died soon after.

On 21 December 1638 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, he married Ann Hinds, born 1616 in England, died 1665 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.

Early member of the Plymouth, MA colony.


  1. Mary - married Edward Cobb
  2. Rebecca
  3. Elizabeth
  4. William,
  5. John
  6. Samuel
  7. Richard

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from wiki tree- http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Hoskins-11 Although not found on a ship's manifest, William Hoskins had arrived in Plymouth Colony by 02 NOV 1636 based on Colonial records.

Son of Peter Hoskins and Ann Hodges.

Husband of 1st Sarah Cushman (daughter of Robert Cushman and Sarah Reder) and 2nd Ann Hinds.

He married Sarah Cushman on 02 NOV 1636 and Ann Hinds on 21 DEC 1638. Sarah Cushman Hoskins died shortly after giving birth to daughter Sarah Hoskins (Eaton).

Father of Sarah Hoskins Eaton, Mary, Rebecca, Elizabeth, William, Jr. and Samuel.

Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: unknown burial location

Son of Henry HOSKINS and Ann WINTHROP Hoskins.

Wives: Sarah CUSHMAN Hoskins 1615-1637 Ann HINDS Hoskins 1615-1695

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William Hoskins, Sr.'s Timeline

Aghadown, County Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Age 10
Virginia, United States
Age 12
Elizabeth City, Virginia
Age 14
Elizabeth City, Virginia
Age 18
Plymouth, Mass.
September 16, 1637
Age 22
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Age 25
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)