Phillip Liscomb1

Marriage*He married second Desire ______.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.

Barnabas Litchfield1

d. April 1829
Marriage*15 October 1772He married Persis Pierce, daughter of Elisha Pierce and Mary Howard, on 15 October 1772 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Death*April 1829He died in April 1829 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3

Family

Persis Pierce b. 2 Jul 1748, d. 9 Jan 1835
Children1.Barnabas Litchfield4 b. 5 Nov 1775
2.Lydia Litchfield5 b. 5 Nov 1775
3.Molly Litchfield6 b. 8 Dec 1776
4.Persis Litchfield7 b. 13 Sep 1778
5.Freelove Litchfield8 b. 12 Aug 1781
6.Lucy Litchfield5 b. 5 Jun 1786

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 II, Marriages, page 232, her surname spelled "Peirce". Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.
  2. [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.
  3. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume II, Deaths, page 411, with the notation that his death was recorded between 16 Apr and 18 Apr.
  4. [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.
  5. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 231 referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.
  6. [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.
  7. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 221, referencing C.R.I: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.
  8. [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.

Barnabas 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 1775Barnabas Litchfield was baptized on 5 November 1775 in the First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1
Relationship Note*Barnabas and Lydia Litchfield were twins.2,1

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 222, 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.

Bathsheba Litchfield1

b. 8 May 1709
Father*Nicholas Litchfield1
Mother*Bathsheba Clarke1
Birth*8 May 1709Bathsheba Litchfield was born on 8 May 1709 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage Intention24 August 1732An intention of marriage for Bathsheba Litchfield and Jeremiah Pierce was recorded on 24 August 1732 in Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3
Marriage*29 August 1732She married Jeremiah Pierce, son of Benjamin Pierce and Martha Adams, on 29 August 1732 in First Parish Church, Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3

Family

Jeremiah Pierce b. 17 Sep 1697

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 I, Births, page 218, her surname spelled "Leechfield". Hereinafter cited as Scituate Vital Records to 1850.
  3. [S853] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Scituate Vital Records to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 237, referencing C.R.1: citing a church record, First Parish, and records from Rev. John Lothrop’s original manuscript.

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.

George Litzenberg1

b. 22 September 1758
Birth*22 September 1758George Litzenberg was born on 22 September 1758 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.2
Occupation*George was a cooper, as were his father and brothers.2
Marriage*27 March 1780He married Grace Coates on 27 March 1780 in Swede's Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Following their marriage, Grace, who was a Quaker, was disowned from the Haverford Monthly Meeting for marrying "out of order" because George was a Lutheran.2
Relocation*1800George and Grace moved with their family to Virginia about 1790 and to western Pennsylvania about 1800 where they settled in the township of West Bethlehem, Washington County.1,2

Family

Grace Coates b. 1759
Child1.Simon Litzenberg1 b. 1784, d. 18 May 1877

Citations

  1. [S1607] John Elmer Litzenberg, The Litzenbergs in America : a biographical record of George Litzenberg and his wife, Grace Coates, with a preview of their ancestors and a genealogical and biographical record of their descendants, available online and searchable at www.ancestry.com. Includes families of Pennington, Bottenfield, Mahannah and Denny, with index. (Centerburg, Ohio: J.E. Litzenberg, c1948), pages 17-18. Hereinafter cited as The Litzenbergs in America.
  2. [S1607] John Elmer Litzenberg, The Litzenbergs in America, pages 13-15.

Simon Litzenberg1

b. 1784, d. 18 May 1877
Father*George Litzenberg2 b. 22 Sep 1758
Mother*Grace Coates2 b. 1759
Birth*1784Simon Litzenberg was born in 1784 in Radnor, Chester County, Pennsylvania.3
(Son) Relocation1800Simon moved with his parents to Virginia about 1790 and to western Pennsylvania about 1800 where they settled in the township of West Bethlehem, Washington County.2,4
Marriage*He married Ann Haidan, daughter of Myles Haidan and Margaret ______.1,2
(Son-in-Law) Will2 December 1815Myles Montgomery, Daniel Montgomery and David Power alias HAIDAN was named as a beneficiary in the will of Myles Haidan and Margaret Haidan on 2 December 1815 at Washington County, Pennsylvania.5
Children*Simon and Ann had six or seven children: Hiram Litzenberg (1811 - 1835), Grace Ann (Litzenberg) Barnes (1813 - 1901), Morgan H. Litzenberg (1816 - 1867), Elizabeth Margaret (Litzenberg) Sturges (1820 - 1871), Olivia J. (Litzenberg) Graham (1825 - 1916), Hervey Miles Litzenberg (1828 - 1862) and possibly William.6,7,8
(Husband) Death2 August 1870Simon became a widower when Ann (Haidan) Litzenberg died on 2 August 1870.1,9
Death*18 May 1877He died on 18 May 1877 in Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio,3
Burial* and was buried in Lot 78, Section 16 of Mound View Cemetery, Mount Vernon.3

Family

Ann Haidan b. 1787, d. 2 Aug 1870

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 18, page 678. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1607] John Elmer Litzenberg, The Litzenbergs in America : a biographical record of George Litzenberg and his wife, Grace Coates, with a preview of their ancestors and a genealogical and biographical record of their descendants, available online and searchable at www.ancestry.com. Includes families of Pennington, Bottenfield, Mahannah and Denny, with index. (Centerburg, Ohio: J.E. Litzenberg, c1948), pages 17-18. Hereinafter cited as The Litzenbergs in America.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Litzenberg, Memorial# 17166291. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S1607] John Elmer Litzenberg, The Litzenbergs in America, pages 13-15.
  5. [S1608] Pennsylvania. Washington County Court, Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935, Washington County (Pennsylvania)
    : Myles Haidan, Wills 1814-1832 Volumes 3-4, Volume 3, pages 76-78; on 17 microfilm reels, viewed online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935, Washington County (Pennsylvania).
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Simon Litzenberg, Memorial# 17166291, mentioning six children.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ann (Heaton) Litzenberg, Memorial# 17166453, mentioning six children.
  8. [S1607] John Elmer Litzenberg, The Litzenbergs in America, pages 17-18, naming a seventh child William, who moved with his parents to Ohio, married and had at least one child.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ann (Heaton) Litzenberg, Memorial# 17166453.

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."