Thomas Holbrook1

Marriage*26 January 1668He married Margaret Bouker on 26 January 1668 in Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2

Family

Margaret Bouker
Child1.Susannah Holbrook1 d. 14 Apr 1717

Citations

  1. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss : being a revision of the "Memorial of the Morses" published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Samuel Morse (1587-1654) immigrated to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635. Anthony Morse (1618-1686) and his brother, William Morse (1614-1683), immigrated to Newbury, Massachusetts. Joseph Morse (d.1646) immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts. John Moss (1603 or 4-1707) immigrated to New Haven, Connecticut. All emigrated from England. Includes indexes. (Cloverdale, Oregon: Morse Society, 1982), Samuel Morse, Fourth Generation, page 32. Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Marriages, Volume 1, page 149. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

William Holbrook1

b. 21 December 1733
Father*Samuel Holbrook1 b. 9 Feb 1683
Mother*Jane Clap1 b. Nov 1689
Birth*21 December 1733William Holbrook was born on 21 December 1733 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Citations

  1. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Scituate, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Volume 1. Births and Volume 2. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy Town Record Fund, 1909), Volume I, Births, page 183. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.
  2. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 183, referencing C.R.1: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

William Holbrook1

b. 5 November 1752
Relationship4th cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Samuel Holbrook Jr.2 b. 1 Feb 1729
Mother*Sarah Pierce2 b. 3 Mar 1732
Baptism*5 November 1752William Holbrook was baptized on 5 November 1752 in First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Scituate, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Volume 1. Births and Volume 2. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy Town Record Fund, 1909), Volume I, Births, page 183, referencing C.R.1: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.
  2. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 183, his surname spelled "Holbroke" referencing C.R.1: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

Rebecca Hollingsworth1

b. 1810, d. 1877
Birth*1810Rebecca Hollingsworth was born in 1810.1
Marriage*27 August 1856She married, as his third wife, Demas McFarland on 27 August 1856 in Hendricks County, Indiana.1
(Wife) Burial25 September 1869Rebecca became a widow when Demas McFarland died. He was buried on 25 September 1869, with his first two wives, in Section 6, Lot 7 of the Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.2
Death*1877She died in 18771
Burial*30 April 1877 and was buried on 30 April 1877, with her husband and his first two wives, in Section 6, Lot 7 of the Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Rebecca (Hollingsworth) McFarland, Memorial# 45981025. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Demas L. McFarland, Memorial# 45968946.

Dennis Hollister1

Religion*Dennis was a Quaker1
Occupation*26 June 1661 and was identified as a grocer of Bristol, England, on 26 June 1661 in a deed showing the marriage of his daughter Hannah about to take place.1

Family

Child1.Hannah Hollister+1

Citations

  1. [S1419] Howard M. Jenkins, "The Family of William Penn", The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 20 (1896), downloaded from www.familysearch.org: pages 435-438. Hereinafter cited as "The Family of William Penn - PMHB Volume 20."

Hannah Hollister1

Father*Dennis Hollister1
Marriage*She married Thomas Callowhill, son of John Callowhill, in Bristol, England.1
Religion*Hannah and Thomas Callowhill were Quakers.1

Family

Thomas Callowhill d. 1712
Child1.Hannah Callowhill+1 b. 18 Apr 1664, d. 20 Dec 1726

Citations

  1. [S1419] Howard M. Jenkins, "The Family of William Penn", The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 20 (1896), downloaded from www.familysearch.org: pages 435-438. Hereinafter cited as "The Family of William Penn - PMHB Volume 20."

Manchester Holloway1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Marriage*He married, as her first husband, Ann Heaton, daughter of John Heaton and Mary Bennings.2

Family

Ann Heaton b. 23 Feb 1736

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015, citing records in the DAR archives, "Ohio DAR GRC report, s1 v535: records of Pennsylvania families whose descendants came to Ohio / Cuyahoga Portage Chapter."
  2. [S1399] Heaton, online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…

Reverend Abiel Holmes1

Residence*Reverend Abiel Holmes was from Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
Marriage*26 March 1801He married Sarah Wendell, daughter of Oliver Wendell and Mary Jackson, on 26 March 1801 at Brattle Street Church, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3

Family

Sarah Wendell b. 1 Jan 1769
Child1.Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes+2 b. 29 Aug 1809

Citations

  1. [S932] Harold Milton Ellis Ph. D., "Joseph Dennie and His Circle: a Study in American Literature from 1792 to 1812", Bulletin of the University of Texas 40 (15 Jul 1915): Chapter I, pages 9-16. Hereinafter cited as "Joseph Dennie and His Circle."
  2. [S940] James Rindge Stanwood, The Direct Ancestry of the Late Jacob Wendell, of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, with a Prefatory Sketch of the Early Dutch Settlement of the Province of New Netherland, 1614-1664, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1882), pages 17-27. Hereinafter cited as The Late Jacob Wendell.
  3. [S533] Brattle Street Church (Boston), Church records, baptisms, marriages, administrations, 1699-1804. Includes Index. FHL Film" 837129, Item# 3 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), page 268. Hereinafter cited as Brattle Street Church Records (Boston) 1699-1804.

Betty Holmes1

Marriage*17 February 1743She married Lot Conant, son of Lot Conant and Hannah Goodspeed, on 17 February 1743 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3,4

Family

Lot Conant b. 5 May 1718
Child1.Benjamin Conant4 b. 29 Aug 1756

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Conant, pages 139-143. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Conant, pages 139-143, noted she was from Halifax.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 90, noted her residence as Middleborough. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Ellis Holmes1

Residence*Ellis was of Halifax, Plymouth County, Massachusetts,2
Marriage*24 November 1806 and he married Lucy Copeland of Bridgewater, daughter of Joseph Copeland and Rebecca Hooper, on 24 November 1806 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Family

Lucy Copeland b. 4 Feb 1784

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 94. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Howland Holmes1

Marriage*16 November 1804He married Huldah Copeland, daughter of Joseph Copeland and Rebecca Hooper, on 16 November 1804 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Family

Huldah Copeland b. 19 May 1777

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 94. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Joshua Holmes1

Marriage*15 June 1675Joshua Holmes of Westerly, Rhode Island, married the widow Abigail (__?__) Chesebrough on 15 June 1675.1

Citations

  1. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.

Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes1

b. 29 August 1809
Father*Reverend Abiel Holmes2
Mother*Sarah Wendell2 b. 1 Jan 1769
Birth*29 August 1809Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes was born on 29 August 1809. He was his parents' fourth child.2
Marriage*He married Amelia Lee Jackson.3
Occupation*He became well known as a poet, physician, and essayist.2,1

Family

Amelia Lee Jackson
Child1.Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.1 b. 8 Mar 1841

Citations

  1. [S932] Harold Milton Ellis Ph. D., "Joseph Dennie and His Circle: a Study in American Literature from 1792 to 1812", Bulletin of the University of Texas 40 (15 Jul 1915): Chapter I, pages 9-16. Hereinafter cited as "Joseph Dennie and His Circle."
  2. [S940] James Rindge Stanwood, The Direct Ancestry of the Late Jacob Wendell, of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, with a Prefatory Sketch of the Early Dutch Settlement of the Province of New Netherland, 1614-1664, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1882), pages 17-27. Hereinafter cited as The Late Jacob Wendell.
  3. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.1

b. 8 March 1841
Father*Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes1 b. 29 Aug 1809
Mother*Amelia Lee Jackson2
Birth*8 March 1841Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. was born on 8 March 1841 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2
Occupation*1902He was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1902 to 1932.3,1,2

Citations

  1. [S932] Harold Milton Ellis Ph. D., "Joseph Dennie and His Circle: a Study in American Literature from 1792 to 1812", Bulletin of the University of Texas 40 (15 Jul 1915): Chapter I, pages 9-16. Hereinafter cited as "Joseph Dennie and His Circle."
  2. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.
  3. [S940] James Rindge Stanwood, The Direct Ancestry of the Late Jacob Wendell, of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, with a Prefatory Sketch of the Early Dutch Settlement of the Province of New Netherland, 1614-1664, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1882), pages 17-27. Hereinafter cited as The Late Jacob Wendell.

Joanna Hooker1,2,3

b. 12 April 1612, d. 14 August 1691
Father*Robert Hooker1
Mother*Margaret Topley1 b. 21 Jul 1577
Baptism*12 April 1612Joanna Hooker was baptized on 12 April 1612 in Lenham, Kent County, England.1
Marriage*16 February 1628/29She married John Borden of Cranbrooke, son of Matthew Borden and Joan ______, on 16 February 1628/29 in Lenham, Kent County.1
Immigration*12 May 1635At age 28, according to a certificate of conformity dated 12 May 1635 from the minister of Benenden, Kent County, John Borden, his wife Joanna, recorded as "Joan", age 23 and their two children, Matthew Borden age 5 and Elizabeth Borden age 3, were preparing to sail to America. The family arrived in their new country sometime that same year on the ship Elizabeth and Anne.4
(Wife) DeathJoanna became a widow when John Borden died soon after the family's arrival in America.4
Marriage*before 1639She married John Gay before 1639 in Watertown, Massachusetts Bay Colony.5,6,7,8,9
(Wife) Death4 March 1688Joanna became a widow when John Gay died on 4 March 1688.10,11
Estate*17 December 1689Joanna's husband left a will dated 18 December 1686 and proved on 17 December 1689 in Suffolk County. Joanna and the couple's son John were named as executors of the estate which the inventory valued at £91 5s 8d.10
Death*14 August 1691She died on 14 August 1691 in Dedham at age 79.10,11

Family 1

John Borden b. 22 Feb 1606/7
Children1.Matthew Borden1 b. 24 Feb 1629/30
2.Elizabeth Borden+1 b. 15 Feb 1631/32
3.John Borden4 b. 24 Jun 1635, d. b 10 Apr 1684

Family 2

John Gay d. 4 Mar 1688
Children1.Samuel Gay10 b. 10 Mar 1639, d. 15 Apr 1718
2.Hezekiah Gay10 b. 3 Jul 1640, d. 28 Nov 1669
3.Nathaniel Gay+10 b. 11 Jan 1642/43, d. 20 Feb 1711/12
4.Joanna Gay+10 b. 23 Mar 1644/45, d. 26 Oct 1708
5.Eleazer Gay+12 b. 25 Jun 1647, d. 13 Apr 1726
6.Abiel Gay+10 b. 23 Apr 1649, d. 17 Jun 1718
7.Judith Gay10 b. 23 Apr 1649, d. 19 Nov 1718
8.John Gay+10 b. 6 May 1651, d. 19 Nov 1731
9.Jonathan Gay10 b. 1 Aug 1653, d. 12 Jul 1713
10.Hannah Gay1 b. 16 Oct 1656, d. 26 Jan 1660/61

Citations

  1. [S1248] Eklon Wilson Gay and Christopher Challender Child, "Joanna Hooker, wife of John Borden and John Gay", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 164, pages 114-120 (April 2010). This thoroughly researched and completely sourced article is excellent as it examines and proves that Joanna Hooker was the wife of both John Borden and John Gay. Hereinafter cited as "Joanna Hooker, wife of John Borden and John Gay."
  2. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation One, pages 1-7. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.
  3. [S1244] John Henry Edmonds, "Frederick Lewis Gay, A.B.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 71, pages 99-105 (April 1917). Hereinafter cited as "Frederick Lewis Gay, A.B."
  4. [S1247] Robert C. Anderson, "A Note on the Gay-Borden Families in Early New England", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 130, pages 35-59 (January 1976). This thoroughly researched and completely sourced article is excellent as it examines previously published conflicting information and guides the reader to a much more accurate understanding of the integrated families of John Borden and John Gay of Dedham. Hereinafter cited as "The Gay-Borden Families in Early New England."
  5. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs, Generation One, pages 1-7, her surname presented as "Baldwick" with no mention of a prior marriage.
  6. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 35, stating a first marriage to John "Balden" and a second to John Gay. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.
  7. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700, page 297, the place of their marriage written as Watertown/Dedham and her surname as "?Balden/?Baldwick."
  8. [S1244] John Henry Edmonds, "Frederick Lewis Gay, A.B.", stating Joanna was said to have been a Widow "Baldwicke."
  9. [S1246] Frederick Lewis Gay, "John Gay, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and some of his Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 33, pages 45-57 (January 1879): noting that Joanna, according to family tradition, was thought to have been "widow Baldwicke" before her marriage to John Gay. Hereinafter cited as "John Gay of Dedham, Massachusetts."
  10. [S1246] Frederick Lewis Gay, "John Gay of Dedham, Massachusetts."
  11. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Dedham, Volumes 1 and 2, page 21. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  12. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs, Generation Two, pages 9-13.

Robert Hooker1

Marriage*5 December 1608He married, as her second husband, Margaret (Topley) Packenham of Lenham, widow, daughter of Richard Topley, on 5 December 1608 in Harrietsham.1

Family

Margaret Topley b. 21 Jul 1577
Child1.Joanna Hooker+1 b. 12 Apr 1612, d. 14 Aug 1691

Citations

  1. [S1248] Eklon Wilson Gay and Christopher Challender Child, "Joanna Hooker, wife of John Borden and John Gay", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 164, pages 114-120 (April 2010). This thoroughly researched and completely sourced article is excellent as it examines and proves that Joanna Hooker was the wife of both John Borden and John Gay. Hereinafter cited as "Joanna Hooker, wife of John Borden and John Gay."

Abiel Hooper1

b. 1740
Father*James Hooper1 b. 4 May 1708, d. 30 Jun 1784
Mother*Mary Johnson1 b. 18 Jun 1716, d. 28 Dec 1757
Birth*1740Abiel Hooper was born in 17401
Death* and died young.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Abigail Hooper1

b. 6 February 1791, d. 6 December 1876
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Luther Hooper1 b. 20 Feb 1745/46, d. 11 May 1831
Mother*Phebe Washburn1 b. 1761, d. 7 Feb 1827
Birth*6 February 1791Abigail Hooper was born on 6 February 1791 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2
Marriage*30 November 1809She married Aberdeen Wilbor, son of Deacon Isaac Wilbor and Susanna Leach, on 30 November 1809 possibly in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,3
Children*Abigail and Aberdeen Wilbor had twelve children, 6 sons and 6 daughters.1
(Wife) Death21 January 1839Abigail became a widow when Aberdeen Wilbor died on 21 January 1839.4
Death*6 December 1876She died on 6 December 1876 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, at age 85.1

Family

Aberdeen Wilbor b. 23 Jun 1785, d. 21 Jan 1839

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 162. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 185, location noted as "? Middleborough."
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 580, noting a private record in Titicut.

Abihail Hooper1

b. 1747
Father*James Hooper1 b. 4 May 1708, d. 30 Jun 1784
Mother*Mary Johnson1 b. 18 Jun 1716, d. 28 Dec 1757
Birth*1747Abihail Hooper was born in 1747.1
Marriage*11 June 1767She married widower Solomon Pratt Jr., son of Deacon Solomon Pratt and Sarah Johnson, on 11 June 1767 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Solomon Pratt Jr. b. 20 Feb 1728/29
Child1.Nancy Pratt1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 310. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Ann Hooper1

Father*Jonathan Hooper1 b. 18 Mar 1753
Mother*Mary (Polly) Messenger1 b. c 1765, d. 1865
Birth*Ann Hooper was probably born in Annapolis, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia Province, Canada.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Anna Hooper1

b. 27 January 1728
Father*Thomas Hooper1 b. 20 Jul 1699, d. 6 Feb 1759
Mother*Sarah Packard1 b. 1705, d. 3 Feb 1780
Baptism*27 January 1728Anna Hooper was baptized on 27 January 1728.1
Marriage*30 January 1751/52She married Robert Wallis of Pembroke, son of James Wallis and Elinor ______, on 30 January 1751/52 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Robert Wallis b. 10 Oct 1732

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 186. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Apollos Hooper1

b. 20 April 1772
Father*David Hooper1 b. 14 Feb 1743, d. 10 Feb 1830
Mother*Martha Shaw1 b. 18 Jun 1749, d. 17 Jun 1832
Birth*20 April 1772Apollos Hooper was born on 20 April 1772.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Asa Hooper1

b. 12 March 1745
Father*John Hooper1 b. 27 Dec 1708, d. b 8 Jan 1762
Mother*Mary Hartshorn1
Birth*12 March 1745Asa Hooper was born on 12 March 1745 in Walpole, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Benjamin Hooper1

b. August 1741, d. before 3 June 1745
Father*John Hooper1 b. 6 Nov 1697, d. 19 Aug 1741
Mother*Elizabeth Packard1 b. 1702, d. 10 Jul 1744
Baptism*August 1741Benjamin Hooper was baptized in August 17411
Death*before 3 June 1745 and probably died before 3 June 1745. He was mentioned in the wills of his parents, but not in the account dated 3 Jun 1745.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Betsey Hooper1

Father*Ezekiel Hooper1 b. 7 Aug 1757
Birth*Betsey Hooper was probably born in Bridgetown, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia Province, Canada.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Betsey Hooper1

Father*Nathaniel Hooper1 b. 9 Feb 1734/35
Mother*Elizabeth Bryant1
Marriage*14 September 1790She married Benjamin Fry of Middleborough on 14 September 1790 possibly in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Their marriage was recorded in Bridgewater.1,2
Residence* According to the Hooper Genealogy, Benjamin may have been the Benjamin Fry who purchased land at Taunton, 1795-1804. The source also noted that Benjamin and Betsey Fry were said to have lived in Winchendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts, at some time and to have had a son Benjamin and a daughter Olive.1

Family

Benjamin Fry b. c 1769, d. 30 Dec 1850
Children1.Olive H. Fry3
2.Benjamin Fry Jr.3

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 186. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Winchendon Marriages, page 122. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Calvin Hooper1

b. 11 October 1749, d. 14 January 1798
Father*William Hooper1 b. 26 Dec 1701, d. 1 Jul 1755
Mother*Lois Thomas1 b. 7 Sep 1707, d. 22 Oct 1756
Birth*11 October 1749Calvin Hooper was born on 11 October 1749 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3,4
Occupation*He was a cooper, which was a maker of barrels, in Bridgewater.5
Revolutionary War*19 April 1775Calvin enlisted in the Revolutionary War on 19 April 1775 and marched on the Lexington alarm. He served at Roxbury, near Boston, throughout that summer.5
Description*He was described on the army's paperwork as "of light complexion, with blue eyes, and 5 feet, 6 inches" in height.5
Revolutionary War7 July 1778Calvin enlisted again for nine months on 7 July 1778 and served at New York.5
Revolutionary War22 July 1780He next enlisted on 22 July 1780 and served at Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island, and was one of the militia sent to reinforce the Continental Army on 27 Jul 1780.5
Biographical Info* He never married, and a number of the letters he wrote home to his brothers during the war have been preserved by their descendants and are "very interesting."5
Death*14 January 1798He died on 14 January 1798 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 48.6

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, Hooper Genealogy, Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Third Generation, pages 10-19, his date of birth noted as 22 Oct 1749.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume I, Births, page 162, his birth date recorded as 11 Oct 1749. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, Hooper Genealogy, Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32, his date of birth noted as 22 Oct 1749.
  5. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, Hooper Genealogy, Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32.
  6. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 493.

Calvin Hooper1

b. 13 March 1801, d. 5 September 1826
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Luther Hooper1 b. 20 Feb 1745/46, d. 11 May 1831
Mother*Phebe Washburn1 b. 1761, d. 7 Feb 1827
Birth*13 March 1801Calvin Hooper was born on 13 March 18011
Death*5 September 1826 and died on 5 September 1826 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 25.1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 493. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Charles Hooper1

b. 20 February 1781
Father*David Hooper1 b. 14 Feb 1743, d. 10 Feb 1830
Mother*Martha Shaw1 b. 18 Jun 1749, d. 17 Jun 1832
Birth*20 February 1781Charles Hooper was born on 20 February 1781.1

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Child Hooper1

d. 11 January 1803
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Luther Hooper1 b. 20 Feb 1745/46, d. 11 May 1831
Mother*Phebe Washburn1 b. 1761, d. 7 Feb 1827
Death*11 January 1803A second unnamed child of Luther and Phebe Hooper died on 11 January 1803 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Deaths, Volume II, page 496. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.