Freelove Litchfield1

b. 12 August 1781
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Barnabas Litchfield1 d. Apr 1829
Mother*Persis Pierce1 b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Baptism*12 August 1781Freelove Litchfield was baptized on 12 August 1781 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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 226, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.

Hannah Litchfield1

Marriage*She married Israel Cowing.1

Family

Israel Cowing
Child1.Mary Cowing+1 b. 28 Dec 1691, d. 10 Feb 1724/25

Citations

  1. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.

Isaac Litchfield1

Marriage*8 September 1743He married Lydia Cowing on 8 September 1743 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.
  2. [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 II, Marriages, page 187. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.

Lucy Litchfield1

b. 5 June 1786
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Barnabas Litchfield1 d. Apr 1829
Mother*Persis Pierce1 b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Baptism*5 June 1786Lucy Litchfield was baptized on 5 June 1786 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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 231 referencing C.R.I: 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 226, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

Lydia Litchfield1

b. 5 November 1775
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Barnabas Litchfield1 d. Apr 1829
Mother*Persis Pierce1 b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Baptism*5 November 1775Lydia Litchfield was baptized on 5 November 1775 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).2
Relationship Note*Lydia and Barnabas Litchfield were twins.2,3

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 231 referencing C.R.I: 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 226, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.
  3. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 222, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

Mary Litchfield1

Father*Isaac Litchfield1
Mother*Lydia Cowing1
Marriage*1773She married Jonathan Pierce, son of Benjamin Pierce Jr. and Charity Howard, in 1773 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Family

Jonathan Pierce b. 18 Feb 1748, d. 1807

Citations

  1. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.

Molly Litchfield1

b. 8 December 1776
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Barnabas Litchfield1 d. Apr 1829
Mother*Persis Pierce1 b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Baptism*8 December 1776Molly Litchfield was baptized on 8 December 1776 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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 233 referencing C.R.I: 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 233, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

Nicholas Litchfield1

Marriage*He married Bathsheba Clarke.1

Family

Bathsheba Clarke
Child1.Bathsheba Litchfield1 b. 8 May 1709

Citations

  1. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.

Persis Litchfield1

b. 13 September 1778
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Barnabas Litchfield1 d. Apr 1829
Mother*Persis Pierce1 b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Baptism*13 September 1778Persis Litchfield was baptized on 13 September 1778 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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 221, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.

Isaac Little1,2,3

b. 21 February 1677/78, d. 2 February 1758
Birth*21 February 1677/78Isaac Little was born on 21 February 1677/78 in Marshfield, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).1
Christening24 March 1700Isaac Little was christened on 24 March 1700 at Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).4
Marriage*circa 1703He married Mary Otis, daughter of John Otis and Mercy Bacon, circa 1703.1
(Husband) DeathIsaac became a widower when Mary Little died.1
Marriage*29 November 1732He married second, as her second husband, Abigail (Cushing) Thomas, daughter of Joshua Cushing and Mary Bacon, on 29 November 1732 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*2 February 1758He died on 2 February 1758 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 79.1
Will*3 April 1758Isaac left a will dated 15 Aug 1751 and proved on 3 April 1758. He named his wife Abigail, his daughter Mercy who was under age 18, sons Otis, Nathaniel, Isaac and Lemuel, and his daughter Mary (Little) Winslow.1

Family 1

Mary Otis b. 10 Dec 1685
Children1.Mary Little+1 b. 9 Sep 1704
2.Isaac Little1 b. 3 Apr 1710
3.Otis Little1 b. 29 Jan 1711
4.Mercy Little1 b. 28 Apr 1716, d. bt 13 Jul 1723 - 1724
5.Nathaniel Little1 b. 20 Aug 1722

Family 2

Abigail Cushing b. 31 Jan 1703/4
Children1.Lemuel Little1 b. 25 Jan 1736
2.Isaac Little1 b. 11 Jun 1738
3.Mercy Little1 b. c 1742, d. 7 May 1779
4.Lemuel Little1 b. c 1745

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.
  2. [S278] Multiple editors and compilers, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts, December 1620, volumes 1-23 (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1975), Volume 18, Part I: Richard Warren, page 87. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families through Five Generations.
  3. [S405] Robert S. Wakefield, Richard Warren of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Richard Warren of the Mayflower for four generations.
  4. [S278] Multiple editors and compilers, Mayflower Families through Five Generations, Volume 18, Part I: Richard Warren, page 22.

Isaac Little1

b. 3 April 1710
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Mary Otis1 b. 10 Dec 1685
Birth*3 April 1710Isaac Little was born on 3 April 1710 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*He died young.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Isaac Little1

b. 11 June 1738
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Abigail Cushing1 b. 31 Jan 1703/4
Baptism*11 June 1738Isaac Little was baptized on 11 June 1738 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Lemuel Little1

b. 25 January 1736
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Abigail Cushing1 b. 31 Jan 1703/4
Baptism*25 January 1736Lemuel Little was baptized on 25 January 1736 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*He died young.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Lemuel Little1

b. circa 1745
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Abigail Cushing1 b. 31 Jan 1703/4
Birth*circa 1745Lemuel Little was born circa 1745 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
(Son) Guardianship3 April 1758Abigail Little, widow, was appointed guardian of her son Lemuel Little and daughter Mercy Little on 3 April 1758.1
Land Transfer29 October 1764 On 29 October 1764 Abigail Little of Pembroke, widow of Isaac Little, deceased, and guardian of her son Lemuel Little, a minor, sold lands of the late Isaac Little.1
Land Transfer10 April 1780On 20 Mar 1780 and sworn to on 10 April 1780, Lemuel Little of Pembroke, yeoman, and Abigail Little, widow, sold lands to Thomas Hobart.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.
  2. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren, Part One, pages 98-99, with the notation that his year of birth was based on his age at death.

Mary Little1

b. 9 September 1704
Father*Isaac Little2 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Mary Otis2 b. 10 Dec 1685
Birth*9 September 1704Mary Little was born on 9 September 1704 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
Marriage*1726She married John Winslow, son of Colonel Isaac Winslow and Sarah Wensley, in 1726.1,2

Family

General John Winslow b. 10 May 1703, d. 17 Apr 1774
Children1.Pelham Winslow1 b. 1737
2.Isaac Winslow1 b. 1739

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), Winslow, pages 409-412. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Mary Little

Name VariationMary was also called Polly.1
Marriage*17 December 1779She married Adams Bailey of Bridgewater, son of Adams Bailey and Sarah Howard, on 17 December 1779 in Hanover, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).2,1

Family

Captain Adams Bailey b. 16 Jan 1748, d. 26 Jul 1824
Child1.Adams Bailey3 b. 28 Apr 1789, d. 20 Nov 1859

Citations

  1. [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 37; Adams Bailey Jr. married Mary "Polly" Little of Hanover on 17 Dec 1779 In Hanover. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  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), Bailey, pages 106-107, which mentioned only one wife for Captain Adams Bailey, "Catherine Little", married 1775. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  3. [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 13, the son of Adams and Mary Bailey. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.

Mercy Little1

b. 28 April 1716, d. between 13 July 1723 and 1724
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Mary Otis1 b. 10 Dec 1685
Birth*28 April 1716Mercy Little was born on 28 April 1716 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*between 13 July 1723 and 1724She died between 13 July 1723 and 1724 at age 7, although the source noted she died at age 9 years. The discrepancy, whether a typo, taken from a gravestone or miscalculated from the same dates provided, is uncertain.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Mercy Little1

b. circa 1742, d. 7 May 1779
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Abigail Cushing1 b. 31 Jan 1703/4
Birth*circa 1742Mercy Little was born circa 1742 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
(Daughter) Guardianship3 April 1758Abigail Little, widow, was appointed guardian of her son Lemuel Little and daughter Mercy Little on 3 April 1758.1
Occupation*Mercy was seamstress.1
Will*1 May 1779Mercy Little, seamstress, wrote a will dated 1 May 1779 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). She mentioned her mother, niece Mary Thomas, daughter of her brother Isaac Thomas, brother Isaac Thomas, brother Isaac Little deceased, Isaac, Charles, Otis, Abigail, Anna and Judith Little, all children of her brother Isaac Little, brother Lemuel Little, and Lydia Little, the widow of her brother Isaac Little.1
Death*7 May 1779She died unmarried in her 38th year on 7 May 1779 in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1
Estate*3 June 1779Her estate was proved on 3 June 1779.1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Nathaniel Little1

b. 20 August 1722
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Mary Otis1 b. 10 Dec 1685
Birth*20 August 1722Nathaniel Little was born on 20 August 1722 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Otis Little1

b. 29 January 1711
Father*Isaac Little1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. 2 Feb 1758
Mother*Mary Otis1 b. 10 Dec 1685
Birth*29 January 1711Otis Little was born on 29 January 1711 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S842] Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 18, Family of Richard Warren. Third Edition, in 3 Parts. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), Part One, pages 98-99. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower 18: Family of Richard Warren.

Wallis Little1

(Appraiser) Administration16 April 1793Administration on the Estate of Abigail (Sheldon) Bolton Smith was opened on 16 April 1793 in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, and on 20 Apr 1793, Jonas Page, Nathan Adams and Wallis Little were appointed to appraise the real estate Abigail had received as her dower after first her husband, William Bolton Jr., died in 1780 and would, as a result of her death, be distributed to William and Abigail's children.1

Citations

  1. [S489] William Bolton Jr., Administration of 1780, Probate File Number 2129, Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County Massachusetts probate file number 2129 (Microfilm of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as William Bolton Jr. Administration of 1780.

Nathaniel Littlefield1

Residence*Nathaniel and his family resided at Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Child1.Susanna Littlefield+1,2 d. 1 Jun 1753

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), Ames, pages 98-104. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S900] Ann Theopold Chaplin, The Descendants of William Ames of Braintree, Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: Newbury Street Press, c2004), Person# 17, Joseph Ames, pages 41-44. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Ames of Braintree.

Susanna Littlefield1

d. 1 June 1753
Father*Nathaniel Littlefield1,2
Marriage*6 July 1736She married, as his first wife, Joseph Ames, son of Thomas Ames and Mary Hayward, on 6 July 1736 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3,2
Death*1 June 1753She died on 1 June 1753 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Family

Joseph Ames b. 6 May 1711, d. 14 May 1790
Children1.Phebe Ames+4,1 b. 8 Mar 1736/37
2.Ebenezer Ames1 b. 15 Mar 1738/39, d. 1 Mar 1779

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), Ames, pages 98-104. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S900] Ann Theopold Chaplin, The Descendants of William Ames of Braintree, Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: Newbury Street Press, c2004), Person# 17, Joseph Ames, pages 41-44. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Ames of Braintree.
  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 32. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Howard, pages 197-207.

Daniel Livermore1

Marriage*He married Elizabeth Hammond in England.1
Residence*Elizabeth and Daniel Livermore lived in Wethersfield, Essex County, England.1

Family

Elizabeth Hammond
Child1.John Livermore1 b. c 1606, d. 14 Apr 1684

Citations

  1. [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014): Part 6: The Family of Edmund Sherman, Volume 168, pages 16-33. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."

John Livermore1

b. circa 1606, d. 14 April 1684
Father*Daniel Livermore1
Mother*Elizabeth Hammond1
Birth*circa 1606John Livermore was born circa 1606, probably in Wethersfield, Essex County, England.1
Immigration*30 April 1634At age 28, on 30 April 1634, John Livermore was enrolled at Ipswich, County Suffolk, for passage to New England on the ship Francis. He settled first in Watertown, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2
Marriage*say 1635He married Grace Sherman, daughter of Edmund Sherman and Grace Makin, say 1635.1
Occupation*He was a potter.2
(Son-in-Law) Relocation29 May 1635John and his wife Grace were among the group of members from the church at Watertown who were dismissed on 29 May 1635 to go and form a new church in Wethersfield, New Haven Colony, Connecticut, with Grace's brother John Sherman as their first minister. Grace's parents and many others in their extended family also made the move.3,4,5
Relocation*1640Following their minister and others from the church, Grace and John Livermore moved again in 1640 to New Haven, New Haven Colony.2
Residence*1650They returned to settle in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England), in 1650.2
Death*14 April 1684He died on 14 April 1684 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Family

Grace Sherman b. 18 Jun 1616, d. 14 Jun 1691

Citations

  1. [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014): Part 6: The Family of Edmund Sherman, Volume 168, pages 16-33. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."
  2. [S1329] Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volumes I-VII, online at www.americanancestors.org, John Livermore, Volume IV, I-L, pages 297-302. Hereinafter cited as Great Migration: 1634-1635, Volumes I-VII.
  3. [S1326] Charles Pomeroy Sherman, Sherman Genealogy in the Direct Line from Thomas Sherman, I (c1443-1493) through Rev. John Sherman, VII (1613-1685) to John Sherman, XII (1796-1869) and all his Descendants: also all children of the direct line who came to or were born in New England, and many of their descendants: also mention of other Sherman lines, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Atlantic City, New Jersey: Brooks & Idler, 1922), VII. John Sherman, Minister, pages 19-24. Hereinafter cited as Sherman Genealogy in the Direct Line from Thomas Sherman, I (c1443-1493).
  4. [S1326] Charles Pomeroy Sherman, Sherman Genealogy in the Direct Line from Thomas Sherman, I (c1443-1493), VI. Edmund Sherman, Cloth Manufacturer, pages 16-18.
  5. [S1331] History of the First Congregational Church of Stamford, Connecticut, online at http://www.fccstamford.org/about/history, reporting that the Reverend John Sherman served as the first pastor in Wethersfield from 1635 to 1641. Hereinafter cited as First Congregational Church of Stamford.

Margaret Lock1

Marriage*8 January 1691/92She married Jonathan Pratt on 8 January 1691/92 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Jonathan Pratt
Child1.Abigail Pratt+1 b. 6 Nov 1692

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. [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 2, Marriages, page 240. Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.

John Loker1

Marriage*He married Mary Draper.1

Family

Mary Draper
Child1.Mary Loker+1 b. 28 Sep 1653, d. 28 Oct 1735

Citations

  1. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial or a Genealogical Memoir of the Prescott Families in America, In Two Parts, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1870), pages 41-44. Hereinafter cited as The Prescott Memorial.

Mary Loker1,2

b. 28 September 1653, d. 28 October 1735
Father*John Loker2
Mother*Mary Draper2
Birth*28 September 1653Mary Loker was born on 28 September 1653.2
Marriage*14 December 1672She married Captain Jonas Prescott, son of John Prescott and Mary Platts, on 14 December 1672.1,2
Death*28 October 1735She died on 28 October 1735 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 82.2

Family

Captain Jonas Prescott b. 1648
Children1.Mary Prescott+1,3 b. 3 Feb 1674
2.Benjamin Prescott+1,3,4 b. 4 Jan 1695/96

Citations

  1. [S490] Charles Knowles Bolton, The Boltons of Old and New England: with a genealogy of the descendants of William Bolton of Reading, Massachusetts, 1720 (Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1889), Descendants of William Bolton, Fourth Generation, pages 8-10. Hereinafter cited as Boltons of Old and New England.
  2. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial or a Genealogical Memoir of the Prescott Families in America, In Two Parts, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1870), pages 41-44. Hereinafter cited as The Prescott Memorial.
  3. [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial, pages 47-49.
  4. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

Hannah Lombard1

Marriage-Possible*26 April 1707She may have married, as his first wife, Daniel Pratt, son of Aaron Pratt, on 26 April 1707. In reporting this marriage, The Pratt Directory stated their source as only Phineas Pratt and Some of His Descendants (Eleazer Franklin Pratt; Boston, Massachusetts: 1897). It further notes that no record was found in either the Needham or Newton vital records or in the Descendants of Degory Priest of the Mayflower, Five Generations published by the Mayflower Society.1

Family

Daniel Pratt b. 2 Feb 1687/88, d. 17 Feb 1749/50

Citations

  1. [S908] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1998 Edition), page 188. Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.

Jerusha Long1

d. 11 January 1722/23
Father*Thomas Long1 d. 8 Nov 1711
Mother*Sarah Wilcox1 b. 3 Oct 1648, d. 3 Feb 1717/18
Death*11 January 1722/23She died on 11 January 1722/23 in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut.1
Estate*Administration of her estate in Hartford County was granted to her brothers William Long and David Ensign Jr., and distribution to her brothers and sisters was ordered. They were named as the heirs of Mary Bushnell, deceased, Joseph Long, William Long and David Ensign Jr., Sarah Colver, and Hannah Moore. Included in the probate file was a demand from her brother John Colver, her sister Sarah's husband, for 10s for reimbursement of money he had loaned to Jerusha, and also for wool and the combing of it.1

Citations

  1. [S1394] Donald Lines Jacobus, "Culver and Winthrop", The American Genealogist, Volume 22, pages 107-110 (July 1945). Hereinafter cited as "Culver and Winthrop."