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William Sargent, Jr.

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: May 31, 1712 (66)
Amesbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of William Sargent, Sr. and Elizabeth Sargent (Perkins)
Husband of Mary Sargent (Colby)
Father of William Sargent; Phillip Sargent; Charles Sargent; Elizabeth Morrill; Unnamed son Sargent and 2 others
Brother of Mary Challis (Sargent); Elizabeth Sargent; Elizabeth Colby; Thomas Sargent; Lydia Sargent and 3 others
Half brother of Thomas Morgan Carrier alias Morgan

Occupation: F00988, farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About William Sargent, Jr.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~colby/colbyfam/b713.html#P1194

'William SARGENT

was born on 2 JAN 1645/46 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

He died on 31 MAY 1712 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

He has Ancestral File Number 8JCW-FG.

William Sargent was a farmer and held public office.

He took the oath of allegiance and fidelity December 20, 1677 at Amesbury

before Major Robert Pike.

His estate was probated at Salem, Mass. March 31, 1712.

WILLIAM, b. Salisbury MA 2 January 1645/6;

m. in Amesbury MA, 23 September 1668

Mary Colby, daughter of ANTHONY COLBY.

He was ordered to be whipped or pay a fine for fornication, 12 April 1670.

SOURCES:

(1) Sargent Records by E. E. Sargent of St. Johnsbury, VT, p 21, par 3.;

(2) Pillsbury Family by M. L. Holman, First Colby line, Vol 1, p 137-138;

(3) Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996,

Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150;

(4) Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850. Amesbury;

(5) "The Colby Family in Early America" by Frederick Lewis Weis, Caledonia,

The Colonial Press, pub 1970; (6) "The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts" by David W.

Hoyt. Parents: William SARGENT and Elizabeth PERKINS.

Spouse: Mary COLBY. William SARGENT and Mary COLBY

were married on 23 SEP 1668 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.

Children were:

William SARGENT (1669), Philip SARGENT (1672), Charles SARGENT (1674), 

Elizabeth SARGENT (1675), Infant Son SARGENT (1678), Ensign Jacob SARGENT (1687).

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nhmerrim/families/sargentfamily1.htm The Sargent Record pg 2


  • Birth record-Salisbury, Mass: William, s. of Willi[am] and Elisabeth on Nov. 2,1645. Vol 1, pg. 214
  • Marriage records-Amesbury Mass: Sept. 23,1668 William m Mary Colby, Pg. 214
  • Info from The History of the Town of Goffstown 1733-1920 by George Plummer Hadley, Vol 2, pg 449

He was a farmer, born in Salisbury Ma, died in Amesbury,Ma.

Held public office.

Took the oath of allegiance and fidelity on Dec 20,1677.

Married Mary Colby of Amesbury Ma

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In 1669 William Sargent Jr. made charges against Susanah Martin of fornication and infanticide .

George Martin was awarded payment for slander at this time.

Susannah was later hanged for witchcraft in 1692.

All three of these mentioned people are ancestors of this researcher.


Burial: Union Cemetery Amesbury Essex County Massachusetts, USA


Created by: Mookie Record added: Feb 05, 2016 Find A Grave Memorial# 157834367


Reference: ancestry.com:

'William Sargent

Born in Amesbury, Massachussettes on 1645

to William Sargent and Elizabeth Perkins.

William married Mary Colby and had 6 children.

He passed away on 1712 in Amesbury, Massachussettes.

Family Members

Parents

William Sargent 1611-1673

Elizabeth Perkins 1608-1669

Spouse(s)

Mary Colby 1670-1689

Children

William Sargent 1669-1680

Philip Sargent 1674-1742

Charles Sargent 1673-1737

Elizabeth Sargent 1676-1731

Jacob Sargent 1687-1721

Jonathan Sargent 1698-Unknown


http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/william-sargent_13733094

'William Sargent

Born in Amesbury, Massachussettes on 1645

to William Sargent and Elizabeth Perkins.

William married Mary Colby and had 6 children.

He passed away on 1712 in Amesbury, Massachussettes.

Family Members

Parents

William Sargent 1611-1673

Elizabeth Perkins 1608-1669

Spouse(s)

Mary Colby 1670-1689

Children

William Sargent 1669-1680

Philip Sargent 1674-1742

Charles Sargent 1673-1737

Elizabeth Sargent 1676-1731

Jacob Sargent 1687-1721

Jonathan Sargent 1698-Unknown


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William Sargent, Jr.'s Timeline

1645
November 2, 1645
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1669
April 19, 1669
Age 23
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1672
August 12, 1672
Age 26
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1674
January 31, 1674
Age 28
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1675
1675
Age 29
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1678
1678
Age 32
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1687
March 13, 1687
Age 41
Amesbury, Essex County, Dominion of New England (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1690
1690
Age 44
Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire
1712
May 31, 1712
Age 66
Amesbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts