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John Hill of Sherbourn MP (1629 - 1717)

FYI: John Hill was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Boston, Two AHAC emblems are in the Media profile photo file. Added by Janet Milburn 11/07/18. ____________________________...

9/26/2007 9/24/2021

Anthony Fisher, III (1623 - 1670)

5. Anthony bp. 7 Aug 1623, d.13 Feb 1669/70 13 Feb 1670 m Joanna Faxon* Reference: WikiTree Genealogy - SmartCopy : Oct 9 2016, 17:05:45 UTC * Find a Grave Memorial === GEDCOM Note ===Came With His Par...

8/15/2014 7/6/2021

Samuel Cole MP (1590 - 1667)

==Samuel Cole (settler)== Samuel Cole (c. 1597–1666/67) was an early settler of Boston in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, arriving with the Winthrop Fleet in 1630. He was an innkeeper and confectioner, a...

7/11/2008 5/23/2021

Not the same as John “the starch maker” Collins, of Lynn OriginsSeen as son of John Collins but “ (possibly) John, Remembered in the will of his Uncle Daniel. It has been suggested he was John the shoe...

5/22/2007 12/3/2020

John Hicks (1725 - 1775)

John Hicks is named as a participant in the Boston Tea Party. December 16, 1773.John Hicks of Cambridge, Massachusetts. April 19, 1775. He was killed defending Cambridge from British soldiers as they r...

3/24/2013 11/26/2020

Isaac Cazneau, I (1697 - 1774)

"Casno", "Cazeneau"

Biography== Isaac Cazneau was born on June 10, 1697 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. His parents were Capt DeLa Paix Cazeneau and Margaret Germaine . Isaac married Hannah Johnson on Se...

6/16/2020 6/18/2020

David Saywell (b. - 1672)

Savage Data for SAYWELLDAVID, Boston, perhaps s. of Robert, m. 15 Aug. 1660, Abigail, d. of Thomas Buttolph; was freem. 1666, and d. 1672. His wid. m. next yr. Thomas Bingley.ROBERT, Boston, came in th...

11/21/2011 4/26/2020

Not the same as Joseph Davis, Sr., of Reading who married Hannah.===Family Joseph Davis & Elizabeth Saywell married at Boston 7 May 1662 by Major Willard. children born at Boston, see screenshot attach...

4/26/2020 4/26/2020

Sgt. William Cotton, of Boston MP (c.1610 - 1670)

William Cotton, b c 1610, was a butcher in Boston, whose wife’s name was Ann. William died in Boston died on 29 June 1670. He was a Sergt. in the Ancient and Honorable Military Company and served in va...

2/20/2009 4/6/2020

Richard Baker, of Dorchester MP (1614 - 1689)

Richard Baker, said to have been born in County Kent (or Suffolk or ?), England, about 1614. He died at Dorchester 25 Oct. 1689.===Biographycame from England on the ship BACHELOR to Boston and arrived ...

9/23/2007 1/14/2020

John Baker, of Boston MP (bef.1628 - 1666)

John Baker of Boston, blacksmith, died at Boston July 1666. He was the brother of Katherine Johnson , named in his 1666 will. We don't know the names of their parents, but their uncles were Richard Bak...

10/29/2008 1/14/2020

William Davis, Jr. MP (1653 - 1707)

Not the same as William Davis of Freetown From Davis families of early Roxbury and Boston, by Samuel Forbes Rockwell.by Rockwell, Samuel Forbes, 1878. (1932) “Captain William Davis the Apothecary.” Pag...

4/25/2019 11/26/2019

Thomas Joy, of Hingham MP (c.1610 - 1678)

"Joye"

Thomas Joy was born circa 1610 probably in England, possibly Norfolk County, died 1678 in Hingham, Massachusetts.Joan Gallup, married Thomas Joy, 1637, Boston, MassachusettsThe first record of Thomas J...

3/11/2008 11/11/2019

John Friend of Boston, Carpenter ==* Do not conflate with John Friend of Salem who had an unknown wife and children* This John Friend married Mary Dexter dau of Thomas Dexter; she married second James ...

6/26/2008 7/23/2019

History of THE ANCIENT & HONORABLE ARTILLERY CO. of BOSTON:CAPT. JAMES OLIVER, Boston; freeman October 12th, 1640. He was son of the worthy Elder Thomas Oliver. He was chosen Ensign of the Ar. Co. 1651...

6/18/2008 7/23/2019

Anthony Harris MP (1622 - 1651)

Biography From , T. W. Notes on the Will of Richard Hills. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Apr 1848), 2:218-19.>"Anthony Harris, (son of El...

8/18/2007 7/16/2019

Deacon William Stitson MP (1601 - 1691)

"Stedson", "Stetson", "Stevens", "Stitson", "Studson", "Stutson", "William Stilson"

Thomas Harris died before September 1634, when William Stilson married the widow and took over the ferry. On 15 June 1680 William deposed that “Thomas Harris lived at Winnisimet, about fforty nine year...

7/3/2008 7/16/2019

Humphrey Davie, of Boston MP (1625 - 1688)

"Davy"

Biography== Humphrey Davie, of Boston the son of Sir John Davie, MP, 1st Baronet of Creedy and Juliana Strode* Humphrey married 1. Mary White . * Humphrey married 2. Sarah Gibbons Father of Sir John Da...

1/1/2014 5/15/2019

Hezekiah Usher MP (c.1615 - 1676)

Hezekiah Usher (1615 – May 14, 1676) of Boston was the first known bookseller in British America. The first books printed in the thirteen colonies were published and sold by Usher.Family - From first w...

12/23/2009 5/14/2019

Capt. Robert Harding, of Boston MP (bef.1610 - bef.1658)

"Hardinge"

From Great Migration Begins AncestryImage

7/5/2008 5/4/2019

Major General William Heath MP (1737 - 1814)

DAR Ancestor #: A054002 ==Wikipedia Summary=="... William Heath (March 7, 1737 – January 24, 1814) was an American farmer, soldier, and political leader from Massachusetts who served as a major general...

10/3/2009 5/1/2019

Jacob Eliot (1673 - 1713)

Died unmarried in 1713 at the age of 40. Left his estate to his brother Benjamin Eliot “the bookbinder.”===References*The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 23 1869 By New Englan...

4/25/2019 4/26/2019

Benjamin Eliot (1665 - 1741)

Biography From History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, Now Called ..., Volume 1 By Oliver Ayer Roberts. Page 360. GoogleBooks >Benjamin Eliot (member 1707), bookseller, etc., of Boston, s...

4/25/2019 4/26/2019

Major Benjamin Davis (1649 - 1704)

Davis 17 June 1649–26 November 1704Birth • 1 Sources 17 June 1649 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial AmericaAge 55 Death • 0 Sources 26 November 1704 Boston, Suffolk, Massachus...

7/24/2011 4/25/2019

John Glover, of Dorchester MP (bef.1600 - 1652)

From Glover Memorials and Genealogies: An Account of John Glover of Dorchester and his Descendants with a Brief Sketch of Some of the Glovers who first settled in New Jersey, Virginia, and other places...

7/11/2008 4/15/2018

Richard Price MP (c.1635 - 1674)

History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, 1637-1888>Richard Price (1658), of Boston, married, Aug. 18, 1659, Elizabeth Cromwell, only daughter of Thomas, whom Mr. Savage calls the prosperou...

9/10/2007 2/1/2018

Lieut. Robert Turner MP (bef.1613 - bef.1664)

Lieutenant Robert Turner===* b.bef 1613 probably England * d.bet 9 Jul 1664 and 24 Aug 1664 Between date of Will "taken as he spake it" Probate 24 Aug 1664 Will proved. Estate Inventory 16 Dec 1664 122...

6/17/2014 12/26/2017

Ephraim Turner (1639 - d.)

biography===From Soldiers in King Philip's War: Being a Critical Account of that War, with a ... By George Madison Bodge page 178 EPHRAIM TURNER, Capt. Oliver's lieutenant in this expedition, was the s...

12/26/2017 12/26/2017

Capt. Thomas Lake, Sr. MP (c.1624 - 1676)

Capt Thomas Lake=== * Birth: 1615 / 1624 Lincolnshire, England* Death: Aug. 14, 1676 Maine, USA===family===Thomas Lake was born ABT 1624 in Tetney, Lincolnshire, England, and died 14 AUG 1676 in Bost...

3/5/2009 11/13/2017

Roger Williams, of Dorchester MP (bef.1610 - aft.1650)

Roger Williams, his parents unknown, was born by about 1610, based on Freeman status. He came to Massachusetts Bay in 1630 on the "Mary & John" with his wife. First settled in Dorchester; moved to Wind...

7/20/2012 5/18/2017

Ens. Daniel Fisher MP (c.1618 - 1683)

Edits 5/12/2020 Uploaded pdf at Media tab Daniel Fisher profile from Early New England Families Study Project 2013 Has new research on family group and history of Daniel Fisher, including 2 WIVES, bo...

6/6/2008 4/28/2017

Elias Maverick MP (1604 - 1684)

Elias Maverick was of Charlestown, Massachusetts. He married Ann Harris before 1651. He joined the Artillery Company in 1654 and died probably in 1684. His will of October 19, 1681, which was proven No...

5/23/2008 3/21/2017

Robert Ware, Jr. MP (1611 - 1699)

"II"

Additional Information for Robert Ware, Jr.Notes (1)NOTE: See booklet, "The Descendants of Robert Ware of Dedham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts" for this line of the Ware Family. A copy is on file Maine S...

5/24/2008 3/11/2017

Richard Green (1669 - d.)

History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, Now Called ..., Volume 1 By Oliver Ayer Roberts page 304

3/10/2017 3/10/2017

Thomas Jones MP (1592 - 1667)

History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, Now Called ..., Volume 1 By Oliver Ayer Roberts. Page 131

3/10/2017 3/10/2017

Samuel Green (1680 - d.)

History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, Now Called ..., Volume 1 By Oliver Ayer Roberts page 304

3/10/2017 3/10/2017

Joseph Parsons MP (c.1662 - aft.1720)

Biography===From History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, Now Called ..., Volume 1 By Oliver Ayer Roberts Page 256 >Joseph Parsons (1679), of Boston, merchant, married Bethia Brattle, daug...

2/12/2017 2/14/2017

William Brattle===* Born: 18 Apr 1706, Cambridge MA* Christened: 21 Apr 1706, Cambridge MA* son of William Brattle (d 1717) and Elizabeth Hayman (d 1715)* Married: Katherine Saltonstall, Martha Fitch A...

3/6/2012 2/13/2017

Capt. Edward Brattle MP (1670 - bef.1719)

Edward Brattle===Born: 18 Dec 1670, Boston MAChristened: 25 Dec 1670, Boston MA Died: 1719, Marblehead MA* son of Thomas Brattle (abt 1624-1683) Elizabeth Tyng (1638-1682)* Married Mary Legg of Marbleh...

2/12/2017 2/13/2017

Major Thomas Clark of Dorchester & Boston ==This Thomas Clark is know to genealogist as "Thomas Clark of Boston and Dorchester" (to contrast him to the unrelated family of the older Thomas Clark. Sr of...

4/10/2015 2/4/2017

Col. Giles Dyer MP (1655 - 1713)

Giles Dyer===* Birth: 1645 - perhaps Sheepscot, Maine / perhaps 1655 - London, England * Death: Aug 12 1713 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts===biography===From page 261 of History of the Military Compa...

5/15/2008 8/25/2016

John Cotta MP (bef.1645 - 1723)

COTTA:—John, of Boston, freeman 1671, married 1668, Mary, daughter of Jeremiah Moore, artillery company 1679, died Nov. 20, 1723, aged 77.>Robert Cotta, of Salem, freeman May 6, 1635, probably had wife...

9/28/2008 7/31/2016

John Cotta, Jr. MP (1671 - 1728)

John Cotta (son of John Cotta and Mary Moore) was born November 23, 1671 at Boston and died there on June 9, 1728. He married, May 4, 1698 at Boston to Sarah Wharton (daughter of Richard Wharton and Sa...

7/21/2016 7/31/2016

John Wharton MP (bef.1676 - d.)

Sarah, daughter of John Ballentine and Lydia Barrett, was born about 1675 at Boston. She married John Wharton. He was not the son of Richard Wharton of Boston & Martha Winthrop; that was a younger man....

7/28/2016 7/28/2016

Nehemiah Pierce MP (c.1632 - 1691)

In 1661 Nehemiah was a setwork cooper, and in 1671 was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company. [1]* the references listed below some stating two John Pearce's have been confounded and ...

7/16/2008 11/9/2015

Lieut. John Drury MP (1646 - 1678)

Lieutenant John DRURY, son of Hugh DRURY, was born May 2, 1646, and baptized March 19, 1649, at Boston. He died in 1678, before his father, leaving an estate valued at five hundred and sixty-two pounds...

8/17/2007 7/3/2015

Edward Wyman (1818 - 1899)

Edward Wyman was a prominent merchant and the captain of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts.

4/24/2015 4/25/2015

Colonel Edward Tyng, ll MP (1649 - c.1700)

"III"

From Tyng Family 4.  Col. Edward Tyng (Edward2, ___1); b. 26 Mar 1649 at Boston, MA; baptized 1 Apr 1649; m. Elizabeth Clarke, daughter of Lt. Thaddeus Clarke and Elizabeth Mitton, circa 1680 at Falmou...

11/9/2007 4/14/2015

William Homes, Sr. MP (1717 - 1783)

"Holmes"

William married Rebecca Dawes. (Rebecca Dawes was born on 9 Mar 1717 in Boston MA and died in Jul 1786 in Boston MA.)==notes==He worked from 1737 to 1763 as a silversmith in Boston MA passing the first...

4/15/2007 4/13/2015

James Davenport MP (1693 - 1759)

James Davenport had 22 children and 3 wives. He was the son of Ebenezer Davenport and Dorcas Andrews. James was born in Dorchester, March 1, 1693.  Administration on his estate was granted June 13, 175...

7/25/2008 4/2/2015

Capt. William Davis of Boston MP (c.1617 - 1676)

William Davis of Boston the **Apothecary** ==* Arrived Boston 1643 and joined the church 1644* Born ***1617*** based on depositions and age at death* Was 26 when he joined the artillery Company in 1643...

4/10/2009 3/3/2015

Capt. Ephraim Savage MP (1645 - 1731)

From Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University: In Cambridge, Massachusetts, Volume 2 (Google eBook) Massachusetts Historical Society, 1881. Page 128:Ephraim SavageBorn 1645, died 1731, ...

3/5/2009 3/2/2015

Thomas Hawkins (c.1609 - bef.1670)

Thomas was born about 1609. He is the son of Richard Hawkins and Jane Unknown. He was a mason in Boston and member of the Artillery Company of Boston. Built and ran a Tavern called Star Inn. [1]. Noted...

2/7/2009 1/13/2015

Hugh Drury MP (c.1616 - 1689)

"George"

Notes for GEORGE "HUGH" DRURY: From DRURY, the immigrant ancestor, was, according to family tradition, son of Obed DRURY, of London England. [please note: there is no source for this attribution, it ap...

8/17/2007 1/13/2015

Jonathan Shrimpton (bef.1640 - 1673)

* "Genealogical Gleanings in England", in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 43:161. Will of Edward Shrimpton of Bednall Green, C...

12/18/2014 12/20/2014

Lieut. Nathaniel Williams MP (1642 - 1714)

"Hon. Lieut. Nathaniel Williams of Boston"

Nathaniel Williams==* b.16 Sep 1642 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts* d.23 Dec 1714 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts* Parents: Nathaniel Williams, Mary* Married: 1) Lydia 2) Mary Oliver, widow of Jonathan ...

12/20/2014 12/20/2014

William Bell (1731 - 1804)

Captain in Ancient & Honorable Artillery Company, 1774[ ]

11/6/2014 11/6/2014

Lt. Ralph Sprague MP (bef.1599 - 1650)

From "Historic homes and places and genealogical and personal memoirs ...", Volume 3 edited by William Richard Cutter pp 860-861The record of the completed allotment of Charlestown inhabitants Ralph ap...

4/9/2007 3/20/2014

Richard Sprague MP (1604 - 1668)

Richard Sprague* Birth: Circa 1605 - Upwey, Dorsetshire, England* Death: Nov 25 1668 - Charlestown, Suffolk County, MA* Parents: Edward Sprague, Christian possibly Holland"The Sprague Family: From Dors...

10/17/2008 3/20/2014

Herbert lll Pelham, Esq. MP (1601 - aft.1673)

Graduated at Oxford 1619, and bore his father's Arms in the Hastings muster the same year. He came to Massachusetts in 1638, was first treasurer of Harvard College and returned to England 1649, where h...

10/12/2007 3/20/2014

Robert Saltonstall (1617 - 1650)

6/4/2009 3/20/2014

Capt. Edward Hutchinson MP (1613 - 1675)

"Edward Hutchinson Jr."

Burial record: Hutchinson (1613–1675) (sometimes referred to as junior to differentiate him from his uncle) was the oldest child of Massachusetts and Rhode Island magistrate William Hutchinson and his ...

1/23/2007 3/19/2014

John Gore MP (1600 - 1657)

"Esquire of London"

John arrived in Roxbury with his wife Rhoda on April 18, 1637 and was one of the few men in the colony honored with the title of "Mister". He is mentioned in a list of landowners of the year 1643 as ow...

2/27/2007 3/19/2014

Deacon Philip Bennet Eliot MP (c.1602 - 1657)

"Philip Bennett Eliott"

From the Find A Grave page on Philip Eliot: : Apr., 1602 - Tring, England*Death: Oct. 22, 1657 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA*Baptized in Widford, Hertfordshire, 25 Apr 1602, son of Be...

7/4/2007 3/19/2014

Capt. Nathaniel Reynolds MP (1627 - 1708)

Nathaniel was born in England and came to Boston with his family as a young child; he was the first of a line of seven Nathaniels who were expert in making shoes and boots.He lived in Robert Reynolds' ...

5/28/2008 3/19/2014

"Elder" John Bowles MP (c.1615 - 1680)

Generation One1. John Bowles; b. at England; m. Dorothy; 1st wife; m. Elizabeth Heath, daughter of Isaac Heath and Elizabeth Miller, 2 Apr 1650 at Roxbury, MA; 2nd wife; m. Sarah; 3rd wife; d. 1680; bu...

3/21/2009 1/11/2014

Elihu/Hugh Gunnison MP (1610 - 1658)

Sarah Tilley married (2) by 15 May 1647 Hugh Gunnison (when she was admitted to Boston church as "Sarah Gunnyson the wife of our brother Hugh Gunnyson" [ BChR 47; YLR 2:83]; a marriage date of 23 May 1...

7/3/2008 7/12/2013

Thomas Haskins Phillips (1678 - 1759)

From: Phillips (1694), shopkeeper, of Boston, son of Nicholas and Hannah (Saher) Phillips, was born Oct. 19, 1667. He received a license to sell wine and strong liquor, July 3, 1701; June 28, 1708, he ...

9/6/2007 5/13/2013

CHILDREN# Thomas1 MARSHALL [twin] Thomas1 was born on 20 February 1647 in Reading, Middlesex co., MA[61]. The birth record reads "Marshall, Thomas, s. of Thomas and Rebecca, d. of Thomas, Feb. 20, 1647...

1/18/2008 5/11/2013

Peter Oliver, Sr. MP (c.1616 - 1670)

Captain in the Ancient & Honorable Artillery Co. of Boston. Merchant.———-* , Leslie. The English Origins of Thomas(1) Oliver of Boston. New England . (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jan 200...

6/18/2008 4/17/2013

William Dummer of Dummer's War MP (1677 - 1761)

"Drummer"

Acting Governor of Massachusetts Bay 1723-1728 and 1729-1730. Governor Dummer Academy formed on his bequest on his property in Byfield. The towns of Dummer, NH and Dummerston, VT are named after his as...

10/9/2011 4/5/2013

Maj.-Gen. Humphrey Atherton MP (1607 - 1661)

"Humphrey", "Major General Atherton", "Maj Gen Humphrey Atherton"

NEW EVIDENCE THAT HIS WIFE WAS MARY KENNION, NOT MARY WALES . SEE Mary Atherton . Gen. HUMPHREY ATHERTON was prominent in Massachusetts Bay Colony politics and military affairs, and a principal of Ath...

10/12/2007 4/5/2013

Thomas Brattle, F.R.S. MP (1658 - 1713)

Brattle (1657–1713) was a well-educated and prosperous Boston merchant who served as treasurer of Harvard College, and was a member of the intellectually elite Royal Society.Thomas Brattle was born 5 S...

2/3/2013 4/5/2013

John Haynes MP (1621 - 1697)

"John Haine"

He was a deacon. Owner of 'Haynes Garrison House' Massachusetts Applications of Freemen, 1630-91 Hulsey Entries: 12608 Updated: Sat Aug 25 20:12:09 2001 Contact: Ronald Hulsey : John came to America wh...

3/29/2008 4/5/2013

Walter Haynes of Sudbury MP (1583 - 1664)

"Heynes"

Not the same as Walter Haines, Sr. of John Haynes (301) & Alice Lambert: Walter Haynes (1583 - 1657) of Sudbury married Elizabeth. She died in Sudbury, MA on 15 Jun 1659.70 Their children include:# Tho...

3/7/2007 4/5/2013

Joshua Scottow (1615 - 1698)

From Find-a-Grave The next tombstone which claims our interest to-night is that of a man who was prominent in the commercial, social and religious life of the town, of Boston for more than half a centu...

8/1/2008 4/5/2013

Lt. Colonel Israel Stoughton MP (bef.1602 - c.1645)

Lt. Col. Israel Stoughton was baptized in Great Coggeshall, Essex, England, 18 February 1602/3, the son of Rev. Thomas and Katherine (_____) Stoughton. Came from Rotherhithe, Surrey to Massachusetts Ba...

5/10/2007 4/5/2013

[Lisa Hesterman 7/28/2017] "George Clifford, descended in direct line from the ancient and noble family of Clifford, in England, came, probably with his wife (Elizabeth?) and son John, from Arnold vill...

1/23/2009 4/5/2013

Gov. William Tailer MP (1676 - 1732)

Tailer (February 25, 1675/6 – March 1, 1731/2) was a military officer and politician in the Province of Massachusetts Bay. Born into the wealthy and influential Stoughton family, he twice married into ...

10/16/2010 4/5/2013

Nicholas Upsall MP (c.1596 - 1666)

Although Nicholas Upsall did not suffer the fate of Mary Dyer (who was hanged in Boston), he was a Quaker in Boston during the height of the persecution of the Quakers by the Puritans, and he received ...

7/4/2008 4/4/2013

Rev. John Smith of Barnstable MP (c.1620 - 1710)

"Rev. John Partington Smith"

The Hoxie House in Sandwich, MA, was originally occupied by Rev. John Smith and family. The TAG article which is from 1983 concludes on p. 6 "The Evidence presented in this paper shows that the origin,...

2/1/2007 4/4/2013

Capt. John Underhill MP (1597 - 1672)

"Edward", "Jan Jans", "Onderberch", "Onderhill"

Underhill (7 October 1597 – 21 July 1672) was an early English settler and soldier in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, the Province of New Hampshire, the New Haven Colony, New Netherland, and later the Pr...

7/20/2007 4/4/2013

Capt. Thomas Brattle MP (c.1624 - 1683)

RETRIEVED 12 FEB 2012 from: BRATTLE was born c. 1624 in England and died 5 April 1683 at Boston. He was a merchant of good standing in Boston in 1656; and was of the Artillery Company in 1675. Savage d...

8/5/2008 3/29/2013

Nathaniel Oliver (1683 - 1768)

Harvard Class of 1701. Longtime resident of Rumney Marsh (Chelsea MA) neighborhood, on land which was inherited by his wife Martha Hobbs from Anna Keayne Paige, granddaughter of the merchant Robert Kea...

5/3/2011 3/29/2013

Capt. Robert Keayne (1595 - 1656)

Robert Keayne== Robert Keayne (1595 – March 23, 1656) was a prominent public figure in 17th-century Boston, Massachusetts. He co-founded the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts; se...

10/3/2007 3/28/2013

Capt. William Tyng MP (1605 - 1653)

Capt. William Tyng was born circa 1605 at England, perhaps of Wapping, alternately of Dunstable; and died on 18 January 1653 at Braintree, Norfolk, MA.1,2,3. At his death he was the wealthiest man of h...

6/8/2007 3/27/2013

Thomas Lake MP (1619 - 1658)

GEDCOM Note ===== Biography ==: Christening: :: Date: 16/16 JAN 1618/1619 :: Place: Wickford, Essex, Eng: Christening: :: Date: 18 JAN 1619 :: Place: Wickford, Essex, Eng=== Marriage ===: Status: MARRI...

7/12/2008 3/27/2013

Thomas Makepeace, of Boston MP (1595 - 1667)

Biography of Thomas Makepeace, from ANCESTRY OF JOHN S. GUSTIN by Susan McComb. The history of Dorchester says that he came from London in 1635. The author says that he was listed as one of five men fr...

9/6/2007 3/27/2013

Gen. Joseph Dwight MP (1703 - 1765)

Downloaded 2010 from Wikipedia, Joseph Dwight (1703–1765) Was born in Hatfield Massachusetts Oct 16th 1703 and died on June 9th 1765. [1] Graduated from Harvard in 1722 [2] [3] and was admitted to the ...

9/16/2008 3/27/2013

Ensign William Beamsley (1607 - 1658)

early colonials in Boston seemed to have their own version of an HOA: 27 Aug 1649 – It is ordered that Wm. Beamsly shall remove away his oyster shells from off the town’s highway before his door by the...

7/1/2007 3/27/2013

Lieut. Edward Winship MP (1612 - 1688)

One of Lionel Winship/Lyonall Wynshopp of Welton Hall's younger sons sailed to America in 1634 and arrived at the port of Boston. He settled at Cambridge. Came to America on "Defiance" 1635 October 3, ...

5/26/2007 3/26/2013

John Stowe, of Roxbury MP (c.1581 - 1643)

"John "The Immigrant" Stow"

Arrived on the Elizabeth Bonaventure. John Stowe emigrated in 1634 with his wife, and six children. The Roxbury Church records contain the notation, "“John Stow he arrived at New England the 17th of th...

7/9/2007 3/26/2013

Simon Lynde, Esq. MP (1624 - 1687)

'Full text of "Family histories and genealogies. A series of genealogical and biographical monographs on the families of MacCurdy, Mitchell, Lord, Lynde, Digby, Newdigate, Hoo, Willoughby, Griswold, Wo...

6/9/2008 3/26/2013

Edmund Bowker MP (1609 - 1666)

"Edmond"

Edmund Bowker was born on 6 Jan 1610 in Dorchester. He arrived in America about 1646. He married first Ellen Smyth, daughter of Thomas and Ann Smyth of London, about 1647 in Massachusetts. Children: Jo...

7/11/2008 3/26/2013

Christopher Stanley "a Taylor" (merchant tailor), age 32, his wife Susannah, age 31, and William Samond, age 19, (their servant?) emigrated to Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony, on the Elizabeth and Ann...

10/28/2007 3/26/2013

Dr. William Griggs MP (1620 - 1693)

Cooper, of Boston Mass. Freeman, 1672. Member of Artillery Company in 1675. Later he was of Rumney Marsh. He was of Boston as early as 1659, when he had 6 children baptized.“In 1637 a group of prominen...

12/19/2007 3/26/2013

Return Waite (1639 - 1702)

Member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Boston in 1662; A sergeant in the regular army; succeeded his father as Marshall of the Colony of Massachusetts

8/8/2008 3/25/2013

John Meader, III (1655 - 1736)

Birthdate may have been: 1660 Inherited his father's property and was a farmer and weaver. He was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Boston (seems unlikely he was a Quaker). His...

2/24/2008 3/25/2013

John Barnard, of Watertown MP (c.1607 - 1646)

"Bernard"

John Barnard was born about 1607 in England and was buried on 27 June 1646 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony. His parents are not known.>"John Barnard, aged 30, and wife Phoebe, ...

2/25/2007 3/25/2013

WILLIAM FRENCH (ca. 1604-1681) - [of Fenchurch, London, Middlesex, England]; Cambridge & Billerica, Middlesex co., MA. Married 1) Elizabeth (not Symmes) 2) Mary Lathrop (daughter of Thomas). There were...

4/17/2007 3/25/2013