Sarah Wormel1

Marriage*8 January 1706/7She married Nehemiah Allen, son of Samuel Allen Sr. and Sarah Partridge, on 8 January 1706/7 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Nehemiah Allen b. 5 Jan 1680/81
Children1.Alice Allen1 b. 8 Oct 1707
2.Sarah Allen1 b. 27 Mar 1710
3.Martha Allen+1 b. 17 Oct 1713
4.Nehemiah Allen1 b. 8 Jul 1715
5.Bethiah Allen1
6.Lydia Allen1

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), Allen, pages 92-98. 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 29. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Hannah Worthen1

ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Marriage*8 November 1835She married Micah Bolton, son of John Bolton and Margery Pratt, on 8 November 1835 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1

Family

Micah Bolton b. 8 Nov 1788, d. b 23 Jun 1841

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Abigail Wright1

Marriage*She married Ezekiel Fosdick.1

Family

Ezekiel Fosdick
Child1.Rhoda Fosdick1 b. 10 Nov 1751, d. 15 Nov 1837

Citations

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

Henry Wright1

b. say 1598
Father*Henry Wright1
Birth*say 1598Henry Wright was born say 1598.1
Marriage*say 1630He married Joan Sherman, daughter of Edmund Sherman and Grace Makin, say 1630.1
Will*27 January 1670/71Henry wrote his will dated 27 January 1670/711
Burial*13 July 1671 and was buried on 13 July 1671 in Dedham, Essex County, England.1

Family

Joan Sherman b. 13 Dec 1603

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."

Henry Wright1

Family

Child1.Henry Wright1 b. s 1598

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."

Keziah Wright1

b. 3 August 1770, d. 4 February 1861
Birth*3 August 1770Keziah Wright was born on 3 August 1770 in Guilford County, North Carolina.2,3,4
Marriage*1 September 1803She married, as his second wife, Edward Thornburg, son of Joseph Thornburg and Ann Armfield, on 1 September 1803 at a Shady Spring Meeting of Friends, Guilford County, North Carolina.1,5,6
Death*4 February 1861She died on 4 February 1861 at age 903
Burial* and was buried in Cherry Grove Cemetery, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana.7,4

Family

Edward Thornburg b. 30 Mar 1757, d. 19 Dec 1839
Children1.Hannah Thornburg+8,9 b. 27 Jul 1804
2.Keziah Thornburg3 b. 13 Jan 1806, d. 20 Apr 1877
3.Rebecca Thornburg3 b. 1807
4.Rachel Thornburg3 b. 8 May 1810, d. 26 Jul 1860

Citations

  1. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  2. [S1512] Randolph County Historical Society, Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, c1991), Thornburg-Cook-Pugh, pages 654-655. Hereinafter cited as Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990.
  3. [S1502] Hinshaw Index to Selected (U.S.) Quaker Records, 1680-1940, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Keziah (Wright) Thornburg, Memorial# 8139390. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  5. [S1512] Randolph County Historical Society, Randolph County, Indiana, 1818-1990, Thornburg-Cook-Pugh, pages 654-655, reporting the date of their marriage as 1 September 1803.
  6. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, New London Monthly Meeting, Guilford County, North Carolina, Quaker Marriage Records, page 22.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Keziah (Wright) Thornburg, Memorial# 78603516.
  8. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Cherry Grove Monthly Meeting, Randolph County, Indiana, Marriage records 1821-1880, page 12.
  9. [S1510] Henry Hart Beeson, A Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Edward Beeson immigrated to America in 1682 or 1684 from Stoke, Lancaster, England and settled in New Castle, Delaware. He married Rachel Pennington and they had four children. He married Elizabeth and they had two children. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Delaware, Ohio, Indiana, Alabama and Texas. Includes index. (Houston, Texas: H.H. Beeson, 1968), page 59. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Beeson - Beason Family.

Nancy Writes1

Marriage Intention*11 November 1818An intention of marriage for a man named John Bolton and his intended, Nancy Writes, was recorded on 11 November 1818 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. John and Nancy's intention produced only the information that both were white and residents of Boston.1
Marriage10 January 1819 On 10 January 1819, the so-far unidentified John Bolton married Nancy Writes in the Second Baptist Church, Boston. Their marriage was performed by the Reverend Thomas Baldwin, and the church later was called the Baldwin Place Church.1

Family

John Bolton d. bt 16 Apr 1823 - 16 May 1823

Citations

  1. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

Elizabeth Wylie1

Marriage*She married Michael Bacon.1
Residence*Elizabeth and Michael Bacon lived in Winston, Suffolk County, England.1

Family

Michael Bacon
Child1.Michael Bacon+1 b. 6 Dec 1579, d. 18 Apr 1648

Citations

  1. [S1347] Thomas W. Baldwin, Bacon Genealogy : Michael Bacon of Dedham, 1640 and his Descendants, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Press of Murray and Emery Company, 1915), Michael, pages 24-28. Hereinafter cited as Bacon Genealogy : Michael Bacon of Dedham.

William W. Wylie1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*6 June 1885He married Mary Gist, daughter of Joseph Gist and Elizabeth Colver, on 6 June 1885 in Brooke County.1,2

Family

Mary Gist b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S1385] National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Lineage Book, Volumes 55-56, National Member# 54001-56000, downloaded from Google Books, Volumes 55-56 (Washington, D.C.: press of Judd & Detweiler, Inc., 1920-1921), National Member# 54964, Volume 55, page 422. Hereinafter cited as DAR Lineage Books, Volumes 55-56.
  2. [S1387] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as West Virginia Marriages Index 1785-1971.

James Wyman1

(Witness to Will) Will9 November 1776Samuel Reeves, James Wyman and Henry Sweetser witnessed the will of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell of Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress), dated 9 November 1776.1
(Witness to Codicil) Codicil20 June 1778Samuel Reeves, James Wyman and Richard Hall witnessed the codicil to the will of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell dated 20 June 1778 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). The codicil ratified and confirmed his will, excepting that the will directed that his legacies and bequests be paid in sterling money (meaning the lawful money of Great Britain). Stating that now that there has been an alteration in the currency or medium of trade, they are directed to be paid in what passes for lawful money of the state of Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S485] Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (886 microfilm reels of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Ebenezer Turell 1778 probate packet# 23046, FHL Film# 421543. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Francis Yarnall1

d. 1721
Marriage*1686He married Hannah Baker in 1686 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Residence*They lived for some time in the township of Springfield, Chester County.2
Death*1721He died in 1721 at Willistown, Chester County.2

Family

Hannah Baker
Child1.John Yarnall1 b. 24 Feb 1688/89

Citations

  1. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family : descended from George and Sarah Smedley, settlers in Chester County, Penna. with brief notices of other families of the name, and abstracts of early English wills, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Wickersham Printing Company, 1901), pages 46-50. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Smedley Family.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Yarnall, pages 778-780. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

John Yarnall1

b. 24 February 1688/89
Father*Francis Yarnall1 d. 1721
Mother*Hannah Baker1
Birth*24 February 1688/89John Yarnall was born on 24 February 1688/89, probably in Springfield, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Residence*He lived at Willistown, Chester County.2
Marriage*21 November 1722He married first Ann Coppock of Willistown, daughter of John Coppock, on 21 November 1722 at Newtown Meeting, Chester County.3
(Husband) Deathbefore 31 October 1728John became a widower when Ann (Coppock) Yarnall died.4,5
Marriage*31 October 1728He married second, as her first husband, Jane Thomas of Easttown, Chester County, daughter of Evan Thomas, on 31 October 1728 at Chester County.5,4
(Husband) Deathbefore 7 November 1739John became a widower for the second time when Jane (Thomas) Yarnall died.6,7,8
Marriage*7 November 1739He married third, as her second husband, Mary (Smedley) Edge, daughter of George Smedley and Sarah Kitchen, on 7 November 1739 at Chester County.8,7,6,9

Family 1

Ann Coppock d. b 31 Oct 1728

Family 2

Jane Thomas d. b 7 Nov 1739

Family 3

Mary Smedley b. 3 Apr 1690

Citations

  1. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family : descended from George and Sarah Smedley, settlers in Chester County, Penna. with brief notices of other families of the name, and abstracts of early English wills, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Wickersham Printing Company, 1901), pages 46-50. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Smedley Family.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Yarnall, pages 778-780. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family, pages 46-50, the date written as "9 mo. 21,1722" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  4. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Yarnall, pages 778-780, the date written as "8, 31, 1728" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was October, not August.
  5. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family, pages 46-50, the date written as "8 mo. 31,1728" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was October, not August.
  6. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Edge, pages 527-529, the date written as "9 7, 1739" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  7. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 100-101, the date written as "9 mo. 7, 1739" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  8. [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family, pages 46-50, the date written as "9 mo. 7, 1739" which, under the Gregorian calendar of that period, was November, not September.
  9. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Smedley, pages 725-726.

Ann Yearsley1

Father*John Yearsley2 d. 1708
Mother*Elizabeth ______2
Birth*Ann Yearsley was born in Middlewich, Cheshire, England.3
Marriage*July 1701She married Jacob Vernon, son of Randal Vernon and Sarah Bradshaw, in July 1701 in Chester County, Pennsylvania.1,2
Residence*Ann and Jacob Vernon lived in Thornbury, Chester County.2

Family

Jacob Vernon d. 1740
Child1.Abraham Vernon1 b. 5 Jul 1706, d. b 2 May 1749

Citations

  1. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Randal Vernon, page 755. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , page 153. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  3. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Yearsley, page 780.

Elizabeth Yearsley1

Father*John Yearsley2 d. 1708
Mother*Elizabeth ______2
Birth*Elizabeth Yearsley was probably born at Middlewich, Cheshire, England.2
Marriage*18 February 1701/2She married Moses Key on 18 February 1701/2 at Concord Meeting, Chester County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Moses Key d. 1748
Child1.Mary Key1 b. 8 May 1707, d. 24 Dec 1727

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , pages 138-142. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Yearsley, page 780. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

John Yearsley1

d. 1708
Marriage*He married Elizabeth ______ in Cheshire, England.1,2
Residence*Elizabeth and John Yearsley lived in Middlewich, Cheshire, England.2
Immigration*1700Elizabeth and John Yearsley immigrated to America with their children in 1700 and settled at Thornbury, Chester County, Pennsylvania.2
Death*1708He died at Thornbury in 1708.2

Citations

  1. [S1416] Gilbert Cope, Henry Fishwick and Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family, descended from John and Jane Sharples, settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682 : together with some account of the English ancestry of the family, including the results of researches by Henry Fishwick, and the late Joseph Lemuel Chester, and a full report of the bi-centennial reunion of 1882, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Sharples (d.1685) married Jane Moor and, as Quakers, the family emigrated in 1682 from England to Chester County, Pennsylvania. Descendants (spelling the surname Sharpless) and relatives lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere. Includes ancestry in England to the 1200s A.D. Includes index. (Washington DC: Photoduplication Service, 1968 ( a microreoduction of the original published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial committee, in 1887), , page 153. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Sharpless Family.
  2. [S1409] J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope, History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Louis H. Everts, 1881), Yearsley, page 780. Hereinafter cited as History of Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Elizabeth Yoder1

Marriage*She married Zachariah Sharp, son of Isaac Sharp and Mary Wolverton.1

Family

Zachariah Sharp b. 1800

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

Euphemia Young1

ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Marriage*1765She married John Hinds, son of Walter Hinds and Martha Faris.1

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Family Tree prepared by Marguerite Clayton dated Dec 1997 and including the notation that the information is subject to change. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

John Young1

Marriage*He married, as her second husband, Elizabeth (Woodward) Thornbury, daughter of Richard Woodward and Deborah Stanfield.1

Citations

  1. [S1518] Herbert C. Standing, The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America. Typed manuscript, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041: Herbert C. Standing, June 1976), page 11. Hereinafter cited as The Quaker Family of Thornbrough of Northern Ireland and Colonial America.

Francis Youngman1

d. 23 July 1712
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*2 December 1685He married, as her second husband, Ann Fisher, daughter of Cornelius Fisher and Leah Heaton, on 2 December 1685 in Roxbury.1,2,3
Death*23 July 1712He died on 23 July 1712 in Roxbury.4

Family

Ann Fisher b. 22 Aug 1661, d. c 1712

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 1, page 4. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1255] Philip A. Fisher, The Fisher Genealogy : record of the descendants of Joshua, Anthony and Cornelius Fisher, of Dedham, Mass., 1636-1640, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Everett, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Publishing Company, 1898), page 35. Hereinafter cited as The Fisher Genealogy.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Roxbury Marriages, Volume 2, page 448. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Roxbury Deaths, Volume 2, page 678.

Elizabeth Zook1

Marriage*She married Dennis Smith.1

Family

Dennis Smith
Child1.Elizabeth Smith+1 b. 1776, d. 11 Jun 1853

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), pages 473-475. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

Abigail ______

Relationship2nd great-grandmother of John Bolton
Marriage*30 November 1655She married Samuel Chesebrough, son of William Chesebrough and Anne Stevenson, on 30 November 1655.1,2
Name VariationHer maiden name may have been INGRAHAM. In a second copy of Wildey's Chesebrough source, that surname had been added by hand, although the writer was not identified.3
Baptism of Family*23 June 1672 On 23 June 1672 the following the children of Samuel and Abigail (__?__) Chesebrough were baptized by Simon Bradstreet at the First Church of New London, New London, New London County, Connecticut: Abigail Chesebrough, Samuel Chesebrough, William Chesebrough, Sarah Chesebrough, Elisha Chesebrough and Elizabeth Chesebrough. The notation in the source indicates the family had moved from Rehoboth, Massachusetts.4
(Spouse) Burial31 July 1673Abigail (__?__) was widowed when Samuel Chesebrough died on 31 July 1673.1
Marriage*15 June 1675The widow Abigail (__?__) Chesebrough married Joshua Holmes of Westerly, Rhode Island on 15 June 1675.1

Family 1

Samuel Chesebrough b. 1 Apr 1627
Children1.Abigail Chesebrough1 b. 30 Sep 1656
2.Marie Chesebrough1 b. 28 Feb 1658, d. 25 Sep 1669
3.Samuel Chesebrough1 b. 20 Nov 1660, d. 27 Oct 1735
4.William Chesebrough1 b. 8 Apr 1662, d. 2 Jan 1739/40
5.Sarah Chesebrough+1 b. 24 Dec 1663, d. 24 Oct 1743
6.Elisha Chesebrough1 b. 4 Apr 1667, d. 1 Sep 1727
7.Elizabeth Chesebrough1 b. 6 Jan 1669

Family 2

Joshua Holmes

Citations

  1. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.
  2. [S472] Thomas and Manasseh Minor, The Minor Diaries, Stonington, Connecticut: Thomas 1653 to 1684 and Manasseh 1696 to 1720 (reprinted in 2001 by Edward Brothers Inc., Lillington, North Carolina: The Thomas Minor Society, 1993), Thomas, page 16. Hereinafter cited as The Minor Diaries.
  3. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts, Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301; ; the notation regarding Ingraham as Abigail's maiden name was found in a copy of the book held at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
  4. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts, Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301; the source references the records of the First Church of New London, Connecticut, with the notation "Rehoboth" (quotes included).

Abigail ______1

b. 28 August 1767
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*28 August 1767Abigail ______ was born on 28 August 1767 in New Jersey.1
Marriage*She married William Heaton, son of Daniel Heaton and Martha ______.1

Family

William Heaton b. 16 Sep 1764, d. bt 1814 - 1815
Children1.Abijah Heaton1 b. 27 Apr 1789, d. 9 Jun 1847
2.Elizabeth Heaton1 b. 1792
3.Phoebe Heaton+1 b. 1793, d. 4 May 1866
4.Daniel Heaton+1 b. 15 Jan 1794, d. 2 Jul 1856 or 21 Aug 1856
5.Samuel C. Heaton+1 b. 1798, d. 1835

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 154-155. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Abigail ______1

Marriage*She married Lieutenant Benjamin Beal.1

Family

Lieutenant Benjamin Beal
Child1.Abigail Beal+1 b. 1746

Citations

  1. [S869] Marcus Taft Jones, Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history: descendants of William and Margery Hayward of Braintree, Massachusetts, 1648; earlier of Weymouth. Microfilm of typescript at the Rhode Island Historical Society in Providence, Rhode Island. Hayward genealogy 1648-1690: pages 1-13; FHL Film# 22344, Item 2, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history.

Abigail ______1

Marriage*She married William Smith.1

Family

William Smith
Child1.Abigail Smith+1 b. 6 Jan 1700/1, d. 21 Aug 1790

Citations

  1. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, Charlestown Archives Births Marriages Deaths, 1629-1800. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

Abigail ______1

Marriage*She married Michael Powell.1

Family

Michael Powell
Child1.Margaret Powell1 b. 14 Jan 1648/49

Citations

  1. [S1055] Rudolf Loeser, "Anthony Haywood of Boston, Merchant, and his children", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 153, pages 141-163 (April 1999). Hereinafter cited as "Anthony Haywood of Boston."

Agnes ______1

Marriage*circa 1539A woman named "Agnes" married, as his first or second wife, Henry Sherman the Elder circa 1539. Henry's marriages, as outlined in the source, are presented with uncertainty beginning with the question of whether he had three or four wives. Was Henry's first wife a daughter of Robert Perpoynt of Dedham? Was the wife "Agnes", who died in 1580, his first or second wife? If the first, was she Agnes Perpoynt?? It is not known.1
Burial*14 October 1580She was buried on 14 October 1580 in Dedham, Essex County.1

Family

Henry Sherman the Elder b. c 1512, d. b 25 Jul 1590
Children1.Henry Sherman the Younger+1 b. s 1545, d. b 31 Aug 1610
2.Edmund Sherman+1 b. s 1548

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 1: Henry Sherman the Elder and his Wives, Volume 166, pages 245-258. Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."

Alice ______1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*before 1517She married John Heaton before 1517 in England.1
Will*17 June 1552Alice's husband prepared his will on 17 June 1552 at Fotherby, Lincolnshire. At that time, Fotherby was in the grip of the black death, which decimated the population. John was seeing the plague all around him and, fearing the worst, had decided to put his affairs in order. By late July he and his wife Alice had fallen ill, and their son Oliver had died.2
(Wife) Death1552Alice became a widow when John Heaton died of the plague shortly after 25 July 1552, the date he made a codicil to his will.3

Family

John Heaton b. s 1490, d. 1552
Children1.James Heaton4 b. c 1522
2.Elizabeth Heaton+5 b. s 1524, d. b 15 May 1591
3.Edward Heaton+6 b. s 1529
4.Thomas Heaton+7 b. s 1531
5.Oliver Heaton8 b. s 1533, d. Jul 1552
6.Jennet Heaton+9 b. s 1535
7.Beatrix Heaton+10 b. s 1540

Citations

  1. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "English Ancestry of Nathaniel Heaton of Boston, Mass., and his Nephew, James Heaton of New Haven, Conn.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 152, pages 430-452 (October 1998): page 431. Hereinafter cited as "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry."
  2. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", page 432.
  3. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", pages 431-432.
  4. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", page 433.
  5. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", page 434.
  6. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", pages 434-437.
  7. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", pages 442-445.
  8. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", page 437.
  9. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", pages 437-439.
  10. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry", pages 439-442.

Alice ______1

Marriage*She married Soloman Heaton, son of Thomas Heaton and Alissa Lusbye, in Lincolnshire.1

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 1, pages 2-3. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Alice ______1

d. 15 July 1655
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, Thomas Wight in England.1,2
Death*15 July 1655She died on 15 July 1655 in Medfield.3,2,1

Family

Thomas Wight d. 17 Mar 1673/74
Children1.Henry Wight+2 d. 27 Feb 1680
2.John Wight+2 d. 28 Sep 1653
3.Thomas Wight+4 d. 1690
4.Samuel Wight+5 b. 5 Feb 1638/39, d. 21 Dec 1716
5.Mary Wight+6 d. 7 Mar 1693
6.Ephraim Wight+1 b. 27 Jan 1644/45, d. 26 Feb 1722/23

Citations

  1. [S442] Oliver Ray Pardo, "The Families of Ray Benson Pardo and Viola Berliot Stevens", 28 December 1996 (Port Orchard, Washington). . Hereinafter cited as "The Families of Pardo and Stevens."
  2. [S1252] Danforth Phipps Wight M.D., The Wright Family. Memoir of Thomas Wight, of Dedham, Mass., with genealogical notices of his descendants, from 1637 to 1840, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of T.R. Marvin, 1848), pages 7-15. Hereinafter cited as Wight Family Memoir of Thomas Wight of Dedham.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Deaths, Volume 1, page 241. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  4. [S1252] Danforth Phipps Wight M.D., Wight Family Memoir of Thomas Wight of Dedham, pages 15-16.
  5. [S1252] Danforth Phipps Wight M.D., Wight Family Memoir of Thomas Wight of Dedham, page 16.
  6. [S1252] Danforth Phipps Wight M.D., Wight Family Memoir of Thomas Wight of Dedham, pages 31-32.

Alice ______1

Marriage*She married John Leach, son of Giles Leach and Anne Noakes.1

Family

John Leach
Children1.Stephen Leach+1 b. 28 Jan 1699, d. 28 Oct 1729
2.Ebenezer Leach+2 b. 1702
3.Nehemiah Leach+2 b. 1709

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, Second Generation, pages 6-10. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  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), Leach, pages 239-244. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.