Melinda Keith1

b. 6 October 1785
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 3 Apr 1747, d. 28 Apr 1803
Mother*Melatiah Hooper1 b. 1744, d. 20 Mar 1825
Birth*6 October 1785Melinda Keith was born on 6 October 1785 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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, Third Generation, pages 10-19, the date stated as 20 Oct 1766. 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 I, Births, page 189, her mother's name noted as "Melatiah". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Minerva Keith1

b. 12 January 1770
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*12 January 1770Minerva Keith was born on 12 January 1770.1

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.

Naomi Keith1

b. 6 April 1754
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 2 May 1725
Mother*Elizabeth Conant1,2 b. 25 Dec 1727
Birth*6 April 1754Naomi Keith was born on 6 April 1754 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 189, noting she was the daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Keith, pages 214-224, noting incorrectly that she was the daughter of Daniel and his second wife.

Olive Keith1

Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*William Keith2 b. 1746, d. 16 Feb 1824
Mother*Eunice Leach b. c 1749, d. 8 Jul 1827
Marriage*29 November 1810She married as his second wife Bernice Leach, son of Jedediah Leach and Phebe Keith, on 29 November 1810 in Bridgewater.1

Family

Bernice Leach b. 8 Apr 1771

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), Volume II, Marriages, page 233. 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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Phebe Keith1

b. 28 September 1744, d. 25 October 1811
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Robert Keith1 b. 19 Oct 1718
Mother*Tabatha Leach1 b. c 1717
Birth*28 September 1744Phebe Keith was born on 28 September 1744 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*3 October 1765She married Jedediah Leach, son of Benjamin Leach and Hannah Keith, on 3 October 1765 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,4
Death*25 October 1811She died on 25 October 1811 in Bridgewater at age 67.5

Family

Jedediah Leach d. 8 Mar 1813
Children1.Parnel Leach3,6 d. 3 Sep 1853
2.Wealthy Leach3,6 b. 18 Oct 1767
3.Bernice Leach7,8 b. 8 Apr 1771

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 190. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Leach, pages 239-244.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 236.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 516.
  6. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 212.
  7. [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.
  8. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Births, Volume I, page 206.

Robert Keith1

b. 19 October 1718
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Samuel Keith1
Mother*Bethia Fobes1 b. 1683
Birth*19 October 1718Robert Keith was born on 19 October 1718 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*4 March 1740He married Tabatha Leach on 4 March 1740 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3

Family

Tabatha Leach b. c 1717
Children1.Robert Keith1 b. 18 Oct 1742
2.Phebe Keith+1 b. 28 Sep 1744, d. 25 Oct 1811
3.Hazadiah Keith1 b. 1 Nov 1746
4.Tabitha Keith1 b. 20 Aug 1748
5.Sarah Keith1 b. 10 Mar 1749
6.Constant Keith1 b. 6 Jan 1752
7.Wealthy Keith1 b. 20 Apr 1754
8.Eliab Keith1 b. 29 Jul 1756
9.Asa Keith1 b. 4 Nov 1758

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 190. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 216.

Robert Keith1

b. 18 October 1742
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Robert Keith1 b. 19 Oct 1718
Mother*Tabatha Leach1 b. c 1717
Birth*18 October 1742Robert Keith was born on 18 October 1742 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 190. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Rowena Keith1

b. 25 December 1765
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*25 December 1765Rowena Keith was born on 25 December 1765.1

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.

Ruel Keith1

b. 13 January 1756
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*13 January 1756Ruel Keith was born on 13 January 1756.1

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.

Rufus Keith1

b. 12 February 1783
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 3 Apr 1747, d. 28 Apr 1803
Mother*Melatiah Hooper1 b. 1744, d. 20 Mar 1825
Birth*12 February 1783Rufus Keith was born on 12 February 1783 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).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, Third Generation, pages 10-19, the date stated as 20 Oct 1766. 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 I, Births, page 190, his mother's name noted as "Melatiah". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Rufus Keith1

b. 3 September 1769, d. 2 June 1771
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 3 Apr 1747, d. 28 Apr 1803
Mother*Melatiah Hooper1 b. 1744, d. 20 Mar 1825
Birth*3 September 1769Rufus Keith was born on 3 September 1769 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Death*2 June 1771He died on 2 June 1771 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 1.3

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), Volume I, Births, page 190, his mother's name noted as "Melatiah". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [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, the date stated as 20 Oct 1766. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 505, his mother's name noted as "Melatiah."

Salmon Keith1

b. 11 March 1760
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 2 May 1725
Mother*Lydia Keyzer1,2 d. 1762
Birth*11 March 1760Salmon Keith was born on 11 March 1760 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*after 27 February 1779He married Chloe Wilbor probably shortly after 27 February 1779 when their Intention of Marriage was recorded in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,3

Family

Chloe Wilbor
Child1.Zephaniah Keith1 b. 26 Sep 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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 191. 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 217, her surname spelled "Wilbar."

Samuel Keith1

Father*Reverend James Keith1
Mother*Susanna Edson1
Marriage*20 January 1702/3He married Bethia Fobes, daughter of Deacon Edward Fobes and Elizabeth Howard, on 20 January 1702/3 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Bethia Fobes b. 1683
Children1.Constant Keith+1 b. 22 Feb 1703
2.Amos Keith1 b. 1 May 1705
3.Samuel Keith+1 b. 1707
4.Bethia Keith1 b. 29 Dec 1710, d. 21 Feb 1770
5.Susanna Keith1 b. 2 Sep 1714
6.Ebenezer Keith+1,3,4 b. 25 Oct 1716, d. 12 Apr 1778
7.Robert Keith+1 b. 19 Oct 1718
8.Jane Keith1 b. 4 Dec 1720
9.Benjamin Keith1 b. 19 Apr 1723

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 217. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Fobes, pages 162-166.
  4. [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.

Samuel Keith1

b. 1707
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Samuel Keith1
Mother*Bethia Fobes1 b. 1683
Birth*1707Samuel Keith was born in 1707.1
Marriage*20 February 1733/34He married Hannah Ames, daughter of William Ames and Mary Hayward, on 20 February 1733/34 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1,3

Family

Hannah Ames b. 21 Sep 1710
Child1.Bethia Keith+1 b. 24 Oct 1736

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Ames, pages 98-104.
  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 217. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Sarah Keith1

b. 24 May 1775
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*24 May 1775Sarah Keith was born on 24 May 1775.1
Marriage*She married Abel Drury.1

Family

Abel Drury

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.

Sarah Keith1

b. 10 March 1749
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Robert Keith1 b. 19 Oct 1718
Mother*Tabatha Leach1 b. c 1717
Birth*10 March 1749Sarah Keith was born on 10 March 1749 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 191. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Scotland Keith1

b. 16 November 1752
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*16 November 1752Scotland Keith was born on 16 November 1752.1

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.

Seth Keith1

b. 4 June 1757
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 2 May 1725
Mother*Lydia Keyzer1,2 d. 1762
Birth*4 June 1757Seth Keith was born on 4 June 1757 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 191. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Seth Keith1

b. 13 February 1739, d. 4 February 1752
Father*Jacob Keith2 d. 30 Oct 1782
Mother*Abigail Leach2 b. 15 Sep 1714, d. b 19 Oct 1802
Birth*13 February 1739Seth Keith was born on 13 February 1739 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),3
Baptism4 May 1740 and was baptized on 4 May 1740 in west Bridgewater.1
Death*4 February 1752He died on 4 February 1752 in Bridgewater at age 12.4

Citations

  1. [S854] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy Town Record Fund, 1911), Births, page 71. Hereinafter cited as West Bridgewater Vital Records to 1850.
  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 I, Births, page 179. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 191.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 506.

Solomon Keith1

Marriage*6 March 1777He married Lois Cary, daughter of Jonathan Cary and Lois Hooper, on 6 March 1777 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,2

Family

Lois Cary b. 12 Sep 1756

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 218. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Susanna Keith1

Father*Reverend James Keith1
Mother*Susanna Edson1

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Susanna Keith1

b. 2 September 1714
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Samuel Keith1
Mother*Bethia Fobes1 b. 1683
Birth*2 September 1714Susanna Keith was born on 2 September 1714 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 192. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Susanna Keith1,2

b. 8 March 1697
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*Joseph Keith2,3
Mother*Elizabeth Fobes2,3 b. 1677
Birth*8 March 1697Susanna Keith was born on 8 March 1697 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,2
Marriage*10 December 1717She married, as his first wife, Jonathan Cary, son of Jonathan Cary and Sarah Allen, on 10 December 1717 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2,4

Family

Jonathan Cary

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), Cary, pages 130-134. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Keith, pages 207-216.
  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 1, page 192. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 75.

Susannah Keith1

b. 18 June 1767
Father*Daniel Keith1 b. 3 Apr 1747, d. 28 Apr 1803
Mother*Melatiah Hooper1 b. 1744, d. 20 Mar 1825
Birth*18 June 1767Susannah Keith was born on 18 June 1767 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*10 March 1789She married Benjamin Robbins of Middleborough on 10 March 1789 in either Bridgewater or Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3,4

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, the date stated as 20 Oct 1766. 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 I, Births, page 192, her name spelled "Susanna" and her mother's name noted as "Melatiah". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [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.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 218.

Tabitha Keith1

b. 20 August 1748
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Robert Keith1 b. 19 Oct 1718
Mother*Tabatha Leach1 b. c 1717
Birth*20 August 1748Tabitha Keith was born on 20 August 1748 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 192. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Timothy Keith1

Father*Reverend James Keith1
Mother*Susanna Edson1
Marriage*1710He married Hannah Fobes, daughter of Deacon Edward Fobes and Elizabeth Howard, in 1710.1,2

Family

Hannah Fobes b. 1686

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Fobes, pages 162-166.

Unite Keith1

b. 17 March 1760
Father*Zephaniah Keith1 b. 8 Mar 1730, d. 29 Jan 1820
Mother*Mary Hooper1 b. 17 May 1731, d. 30 Oct 1822
Birth*17 March 1760Unite Keith was born on 17 March 1760.1

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.

Wealthy Keith1

b. 20 April 1754
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Robert Keith1 b. 19 Oct 1718
Mother*Tabatha Leach1 b. c 1717
Birth*20 April 1754Wealthy Keith was born on 20 April 1754 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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 I, Births, page 193. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

William Keith1

b. 11 February 1706
Father*Josiah Keith2
Mother*Mary Lathrop2 b. 28 Oct 1683
Birth*11 February 1706William Keith was born on 11 February 1706 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
(Witness to Will) Will26 October 1767Daniel Leach, Nicholas Wade Jr. and William Keith witnessed the will dated 26 October 1767 of Ephraim Leach of Bridgewater.3,4

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), Volume I, Births, page 193. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 187.
  3. [S624] Probate records, 1686-1903; with index and docket, 1685-1967, Massachusetts Probate Court (Plymouth County), microfilm of originals at Plymouth, Massachusetts on 157 microfilm reels filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1968. Includes Index. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, FHL Film# 549785, Index and Docket Hed-Lit 1685-1881, Case number 12432; FHL Film# 5507705, Index to probates 1686-1820; FHL Film# 550712, Probates 1771-1778, Volume 21, pages 24-25 and FHL Film# 550901 Probates 1805-1818, Volume 40, pages 215-217. Hereinafter cited as Plymouth County Massachusetts Probate (Index) 1686-1903.
  4. [S1130] Ephraim Leach, Probate (1771 and 1805 Bridgewater, Plymouth County) Case number 12432, Box 107212 on FHL Film# 2426889. Probate file papers 1686-1881, Plymouth County, Massachusetts; microfilm of records at Supreme Judicial Court, Boston, on 246 microfilm reels. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Probate of Ephraim Leach (1771 and 1805 Bridgewater).

William Keith1,2

b. 1746, d. 16 February 1824
Relationship4th cousin of John Bolton
Father*Ephraim Keith1 b. 21 Mar 1707
Mother*Sarah Washburn1 b. 14 Aug 1709
Birth*1746William Keith was born in 1746.1
Marriage*1767He married Eunice Leach in 1767 and their marriage was recorded in East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). Mitchell's Early Bridgewater History states that the Eunice Leach who married William Keith in 1767 was the daughter of Benjamin and Hepzibah (Washburn) Leach. However, William Keith's wife Eunice Leach was born, according to her noted age at death, about 1749 and Hepzibah (Washburn) Leach, who died in 1750, would have been in her mid to late 60s and probably past her child-bearing years by 1749.3
Death*16 February 1824He died on 16 February 1824 in the part of Bridgewater called Titicut at age 77.4

Family

Eunice Leach b. c 1749, d. 8 Jul 1827
Child1.Olive Keith1

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), Keith, pages 214-224. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Leach, pages 239-244.
  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 249. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Deaths, Volume II, page 507 and referencing P.R.106: citing a private record; copied from a record of deaths kept by Rev. Isaac Backus and his grandson, Joseph A. Backus, and now in the possession of the New England Historic and Genealogical Society. The record by Joseph A. Backus is of deaths in Titicut, a parish which included parts of Bridgewater and Middleborough.