John Kingsley1

d. circa 1698
Residence*At the time of his marriage, John was a resident of Milton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*He married Abigail Leonard of Taunton, daughter of James Leonard and Mary Jane Martin.1
Death*circa 1698He died circa 1698.1

Citations

  1. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, Genealogical Memoir of the Leonard Family containing a full account of the first three generations of the family of James Leonard, who was an early settler of Taunton, MS. (Massachusetts), downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Office of the New England Historic-Genealogical Register, 1851), Genealogy, page 17. Hereinafter cited as The Family of James Leonard of Taunton.

Mary Kinkey1,2

Marriage*She married William Husband.2,1

Family

William Husband
Child1.Ann Husband+2,1 b. 29 May 1749, d. 17 Feb 1813

Citations

  1. [S1434] Judith Mitchell Plummer, Andrew and Mary (Husband) Dunbar of Octorara Hundred, Cecil County, Maryland, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Woodbury, Connecticut: J.M. Plummer, February 1987), page 1. Hereinafter cited as Andrew and Mary (Husband) Dunbar.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 357-359. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.

Ebenezer Kinney1

Marriage*He married Betty Davis.1

Family

Betty Davis
Child1.Sarah Kinney1 b. 3 Oct 1748, d. 19 Sep 1828

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 108, pages 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Sarah Kinney1

b. 3 October 1748, d. 19 September 1828
Father*Ebenezer Kinney1
Mother*Betty Davis1
Birth*3 October 1748Sarah Kinney was born on 3 October 1748 in Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut.1
Marriage*circa 1766She married Ebenezer Turell Whittemore, son of Daniel Whittemore and Jane Appleton, circa 1766 in Derby.1
Death*19 September 1828She died on 19 September 1828 in New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, at age 79.1

Family

Ebenezer Turell Whittemore b. 13 Mar 1741, d. 1806

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 108, pages 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Abigail Kinsley1

b. circa 1705
Father*Samuel Kinsley b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713;

Abigail was not included as a child of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source, although the author did state that there were perhaps additional children. She was mentioned in the division of her father's estate1,2
Mother*Mary Washburn1 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1705Abigail Kinsley was born circa 1705.1
(Daughter) EstateAbigail's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Abigail was described as his fifth daughter.1
Marriage*17 December 1728She married William Hayward of Bridgewater, son of Joseph Hayward Jr. and Sarah Crossman, on 17 December 1728 in Easton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,1,4,5

Family

William Hayward b. 3 Jul 1704

Citations

  1. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  2. [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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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), Marriages, Volume II, page 224. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Hayward, pages 181-190.
  5. [S580] Easton (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, Births, deaths, and marriages by families, 1697-1847 (Easton, Massachusetts): page 14; FHL film# 1059951, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Births, deaths, and marriages, 1697-1847 (Easton, Massachusetts).

Benjamin Kinsley1,2

b. 16 May 1701
Father*Samuel Kinsley2 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713
Mother*Mary Washburn2 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*16 May 1701Benjamin Kinsley was born on 16 May 1701 in Easton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
(Son) EstateBenjamin's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Benjamin was described as his second son.2

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Bethiah Kinsley1,2

b. circa 1707
Father*Samuel Kinsley2 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713
Mother*Mary Washburn2 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1707Bethiah Kinsley was born circa 1707.1,2
(Daughter) EstateBethiah's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Bethiah was described as his sixth and youngest daughter.2
Marriage*15 May 1732She married William Brett, son of Nathaniel Brett and Sarah Hayward, on 15 May 1732 in West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,1,4

Family

William Brett b. 26 Apr 1702

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Brett, pages 120-123.
  4. [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 225. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Hannah Kinsley1

b. circa 1690
Father*Samuel Kinsley b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713;

Hannah was not included as a child of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source, although the author did state that there were perhaps additional children. She was mentioned in the division of her father's estate1,2
Mother*Mary Washburn1 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1690Hannah Kinsley was born circa 1690.1
(Daughter) EstateHannah's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Hannah was described as his eldest daughter.1

Citations

  1. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  2. [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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

John Kinsley1

Father-Probable*Samuel Kinsley b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713;

John was included as a "probable" son of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source. He was not mentioned, however, in the division of Samuel's estate1,2
Mother-Probable*Mary Washburn1 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
(Son) EstateJohn's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, John was not mentioned in the division.2

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Mary Kinsley1

b. circa 1697
Father*Samuel Kinsley2 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713
Mother*Mary Washburn2 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1697Mary Kinsley was born circa 1697.1,3
(Daughter) EstateMary's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Mary was described as his third daughter.3
Marriage*18 December 1716She married Thomas Willis, son of Benjamin Willis and Susanna Whitman, on 18 December 1716 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4

Family

Thomas Willis b. 1694
Child1.Susanna Willis+5 b. 18 Sep 1718

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), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Kinsley, pages 229-230.
  3. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  4. [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 225. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  5. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Willis, pages 345-352.

Nathan Kinsley1

Father-Probable*Samuel Kinsley b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713;

Nathan was included as a "probable" son of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source. He was not mentioned, however, in the division of Samuel's estate1,2
Mother-Probable*Mary Washburn1 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
(Son) EstateNathan's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Nathan was not mentioned in the division.2

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Samuel Kinsley1

b. circa 1693
Father*Samuel Kinsley1 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713
Mother*Mary Washburn1 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1693Samuel Kinsley was born circa 1693.1,2
(Administrator) EstateSamuel's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and Samuel, who was described as the eldest son, was appointed Administrator of his estate. On 5 Oct 1722 the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased.2
Marriage*He married Sophia White.1

Family

Sophia White
Child1.Samuel Kinsley Jr.1 b. 28 May 1749

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Samuel Kinsley1

b. 1662, d. 17 December 1713
Father*Samuel Kinsley1 d. b 1673
Mother*Hannah Brackett2
Birth*1662Samuel Kinsley was born in 1662.1
(Son) Deathbefore 1673Samuel was very young when his father died before 1673.1
Marriage*circa 1689He married Mary Washburn, daughter of John Washburn and Elizabeth Mitchell, in circa 1689.3,4,5
ResidenceSamuel and Mary Kinsley settled in South Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony), and Samuel bought the place of Jeduthun Robbins adjoining the land of his brother-in-law Thomas Washburn.1
Death*17 December 1713He died intestate on 17 December 1713 in Easton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
Estate* His inventory was dated 19 Feb 1713/14, and on 13 Jul 1714 his eldest son, Samuel Kinsley, was appointed Administrator of his estate. On 5 Oct 1722 the estate of Samuel Kinsley was divided between his widow and children who were described as eldest son Samuel Kinsley, second son Benjamin Kinsley, eldest daughter Hannah Hayward, second daughter Sarah Hayward, third daughter Mary Willis, fourth daughter Susannah Kinsley, fifth daughter Abigail Kinsley and sixth and youngest daughter Bethiah Kinsley. Sons John and Nathan were not mentioned in the division of the estate, however the Bridgewater History source appears quite certain that they were both sons of Samuel.2

Family

Mary Washburn b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Children1.Hannah Kinsley b. c 1690;

Hannah was not included as a child of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source, although the author did state that there were perhaps additional children. She was mentioned in the division of her father's estate2,1
2.Sarah Kinglsey+6,5 b. c 1691, d. 14 May 1738
3.Samuel Kinsley+1 b. c 1693
4.John Kinsley;

John was included as a "probable" son of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source. He was not mentioned, however, in the division of Samuel's estate1,2
5.Mary Kinsley+1 b. c 1697
6.Nathan Kinsley;

Nathan was included as a "probable" son of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source. He was not mentioned, however, in the division of Samuel's estate1,2
7.Benjamin Kinsley2 b. 16 May 1701
8.Susanna Kinsley2 b. c 1703
9.Abigail Kinsley b. c 1705;

Abigail was not included as a child of Samuel's in the Bridgewater source, although the author did state that there were perhaps additional children. She was mentioned in the division of her father's estate2,1
10.Bethiah Kinsley2 b. c 1707

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Kinsley, pages 229-230, with year of marriage noted as 1694.
  4. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, with year of marriage reported as c1689, probably determined from the year of birth of Samuel's first child as c1690.
  5. [S612] Paul Dillon Hayward, Thomas Hayward of Bridgewater (Denver, Colorado: P.D. Hayward, 1985), Author stated in his Preface that this book is his third compilation on the Haywards and that most of the data he obtained from previously published sources. He warned that there are undoubtedly many errors, some of which may invalidate entire sections, page 1. Hereinafter cited as Thomas Hayward of Bridgewater.
  6. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Hayward, pages 181-190.

Samuel Kinsley1

d. before 1673
Father*Elder Samuel Kinsley1 d. 1673
Marriage*He married Hannah Brackett.1,2
Death*before 1673He died before 1673, the year his father died, leaving a widow Hannah and a son Samuel.1

Family

Hannah Brackett
Child1.Samuel Kinsley+1 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Elder Samuel Kinsley1

d. 1673
Biographical Info* He was a freeman in 1640, a Representative in 1650 and the first Ruling Elder at Braintree in 1653, and then later at Dorchester. He was a Representative of Milton in 1666.1
Death*1673He died in 1673 in Milton, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Family

Child1.Samuel Kinsley+1 d. b 1673

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Samuel Kinsley Jr.1

b. 28 May 1749
Father*Samuel Kinsley2 b. c 1693
Mother*Sophia White2
Birth*28 May 1749Samuel Kinsley Jr. was born on 28 May 1749 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Marriage*22 April 1772He married Hannah Hayward, daughter of Peter Hayward and Abigail Williams, on 22 April 1772 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4

Family

Hannah Hayward b. 25 Jun 1748

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), Hayward, pages 181-190. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Kinsley, pages 229-230.
  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), Births, Volume I, page 199. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 171.

Susanna Kinsley1,2

b. circa 1703
Father*Samuel Kinsley2 b. 1662, d. 17 Dec 1713
Mother*Mary Washburn2 b. 1661, d. 28 Feb 1740
Birth*circa 1703Susanna Kinsley was born circa 1703.2
(Daughter) EstateSusanna's father, Samuel Kinsley, died in 1713 and on 5 Oct 1722, when the estate was divided between the widow and children of the deceased, Susanna was described as his fourth daughter.2

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), Kinsley, pages 229-230. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Sarah Kitchen1

d. 1709
Marriage*She married first John Goodwin.2
(Wife) Deathbefore 1687Sarah became a widow when John Goodwin died, probably not long after their marriage. She was left with one child.2
Marriage*1687She married second, as his first wife, George Smedley in 1687 at the meeting house in front of the Delaware River in Chester County.1
Relocation*Shortly after their marriage, Sarah and George Smedley moved to a tract of land in the township of Middletown, Chester County, that George had purchased from William Penn in England, and had taken possession of in 1684.2
Death*1709She died in 1709 at Middletown.2

Family 1

John Goodwin d. b 1687

Family 2

George Smedley d. 1723
Children1.Mary Smedley2 b. 3 Apr 1690
2.George Smedley2 b. 2 Mar 1692/93
3.Alice Smedley1 d. b 15 Jun 1743

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 160-161. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Smedley, pages 725-726. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Mary Kline1

Marriage*She married John Cherry.1

Family

John Cherry
Child1.Josephine Officer Cherry1 b. 3 Mar 1882, d. 14 Aug 1962

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 157-159. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Daniel Knapp1

Marriage*27 November 1766He married Mary Field, daughter of Zebulon Field and Anne Williams, on 27 November 1766 in Norton, Bristol County.2,1

Family

Mary Field

Citations

  1. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy: being the record of all the Field family in America, whose ancestors were in this country prior to 1700, Volume 1, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Chicago, Illinois: Hammond Press, W.B. Conkey Company, 1901), pages 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Norton Marriages, Volume 1, page 232. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

John Knight1

Marriage*He married Abigail Sharp, daughter of Isaac Sharp and Mary Wolverton.1,2

Family

Abigail Sharp b. 29 Aug 1783

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  2. [S1436] J.H. Beers, Commemorative Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania, containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and of many of the Early Settled Families, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Chicago, Illinois: J.H. Beers, 1893), The Sharp Family, pages 170-174. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Howard Knowles1

Marriage*1896He married, as her second husband, Ella (Chase) Conger in 1896.2

Family

Ella Chase b. 30 Mar 1856

Citations

  1. [S6] Interview with Grandma Conger, Louisa Shove Conger (1840-1942), by Mary Lou Heaton Skinner Ross, sometime before Grandma Conger's death in 1942. LHB Notebook - E-Mails and Letters (Santa Barbara, California), noting he was from Galesburg, Illinois.
  2. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Howard Knowles, Galesburg Ward 3, Knox, Illinois; Roll: 313; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1240313. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Federal Census.

Mary Knox1

b. 3 October 1755
Father*Thomas Knox1 d. bt 1803 - 1805
Mother*Mary Hayward1 b. 15 Aug 1736, d. b 23 Oct 1803
Birth*3 October 1755Mary Knox was born on 3 October 1755 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Thomas Knox1

d. between 1803 and 1805
Marriage*12 November 1754He married Mary Hayward, daughter of Nathaniel Hayward and Hepzibah Alden, on 12 November 1754 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*between 1803 and 1805He died between 1803 and 1805.1

Family

Mary Hayward b. 15 Aug 1736, d. b 23 Oct 1803
Child1.Mary Knox1 b. 3 Oct 1755

Citations

  1. [S416] The Alden Kindred Database, online at www.alden.org. The Alden Organization states that "the Alden Kindred Database is incomplete. It is not yet a complete listing of all Alden descendants; nor of all members of the Kindred. It contains information taken from various sources including Alden Kindred lineage papers, Mayflower Five Generations Project research, published genealogies, and other databases, not all of which has been fully documented." Nevertheless, some information obtained from the Alden Kindred Database has been included in this collection with the knowledge that, even if not accurate, may provide valuable clues. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as Alden Kindred Database.

Charles Kroll1

Marriage*He married, as her second husband, Jane (Patterson) Courtney.2,1

Family

Jane Todd Patterson b. 28 Mar 1845, d. 27 Dec 1934

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Charles Kroll, Sr., Memorial# 81632656, information created by Stan Courtney. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Jane Todd "Courtney" Patterson Kroll, Memorial# 81632386, information created by Stan Courtney.

George Lacy1

Residence*George lived in Bethlehem, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.1
Marriage*1758He married Elizabeth Heaton, daughter of John Heaton and Mary Bennings, in 1758, probably in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.1

Family

Elizabeth Heaton b. 10 Oct 1742

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.

Solon Ladd1

b. 1824, d. 1873
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1824Solon Ladd was born in 1824.2
Marriage*He married Miriam M. Heaton, daughter of King Cyrus Heaton and Abigail Page.1
Death*1873He died in 18732
Burial* and was buried with his wife's parents in the Heaton Family Plot in East Thetford Cemetery, East Thetford.1

Family

Miriam M. Heaton b. 1828, d. 1901

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, King Cyrus Heaton, Memorial# 79915137. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S1407] King Cyrus Heaton and Family, gravestone photo, used with appreciation, and permission from Sarah Heaton Concannon, email: e-mail address.

Bethia Lamb1

Father*Henry Lamb1
Mother*Elizabeth ______1
Marriage*9 July 1761She married Benjamin Beeson, son of Benjamin Beeson and Elizabeth Hunter, on 9 July 1761 at a New Garden Meeting of Friends, Guilford County, North Carolina.1

Family

Benjamin Beeson b. 9 Feb 1741

Citations

  1. [S1510] Henry Hart Beeson, A Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Edward Beeson immigrated to America in 1682 or 1684 from Stoke, Lancaster, England and settled in New Castle, Delaware. He married Rachel Pennington and they had four children. He married Elizabeth and they had two children. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Delaware, Ohio, Indiana, Alabama and Texas. Includes index. (Houston, Texas: H.H. Beeson, 1968), page 17. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family.

Ellinor Lamb1

Marriage*1 November 1729She married, as his second wife, John Potterton, son of Thomas Potterton, on 1 November 1729 in St. Werburgh's, Athboy, County Meath.1
(Wife) Probate5 April 1738Her husband's will, naming his wife Ellinor, son Thomas, and daughters Elizabeth and Abigail, was proved on 5 April 1738.1

Family

John Potterton d. 25 Mar 1738

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Freelove Lamb1

Father*Isaac Lamb1
Marriage*She married first John Colver, son of John Colver and Sarah Long, probably in Groton, New London County.1
(Wife) Deathbefore 20 August 1733Freelove became a widow when John Colver died before 20 August 1733, when his will was proved. He would have been about 33 years of age.1
Marriage*8 November 1737She married second William Crouch on 8 November 1737 in Groton, New London County.1

Family 1

John Colver b. 21 Jul 1700, d. b 20 Aug 1733

Family 2

William Crouch b. 25 May 1707

Citations

  1. [S1397] W. Herbert Wood (deceased) and prepared for publication by Donald Lines Jacobus, "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy", The American Genealogist, Volume 31, pages 129-154 (July 1955): page 142. Hereinafter cited as "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy."