Thomas Burrowes1

d. 1679
Father*Robert Burrowes1 d. 20 Mar 1614
Mother*Frances Leigh1
Birth*Thomas Burrowes was probably born in England.1
Inheritance*20 March 1614As his father's eldest son, Thomas became possessed of Stradone, County Cavan, at his father's death on 20 March 1614.1
Marriage*He married Cecily Lill, daughter of Robert Lill and Ellinor Ussher.1,2
Land Grant*1638 In 1638, Thomas received a patent of confirmation on the estate of Stradone, County Cavan, from King Charles I.1
Death*1679He died in 1679, probably at Stradone House, County Cavan.1

Family

Cecily Lill
Children1.Robert Burrowes1 d. 1725
2.Hugh Burrowes1
3.Thomas Burrowes+1 d. b 1732
4.Alexander Burrowes1 b. c 1660

Citations

  1. [S1562] Burke's Peerage Limited, Burke's Irish Family Records, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1976), Burrowes, pages 184-187. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Irish Family Records.
  2. [S1563] Reverend William Ball Wright M.A. T.C.D., The Ussher Memoirs; Genealogical Memoirs of the Ussher Families in Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (with appendix, pedigree and index of names). (Dublin; London: Seealy, Bryers & Walker; Mitchell & Hughes, 1889), page 83. Hereinafter cited as The Ussher Memoirs.

Thomas Burrowes1

d. before 1732
Father*Thomas Burrowes1 d. 1679
Mother*Cecily Lill1
Birth*Thomas Burrowes was born, probably at Stradone, County Cavan.1
Marriage*He married Mary ______.1
Inheritance*1725When his brother Robert died in 1725, Thomas inherited the family estate at Stradone, County Cavan.1
Death*before 1732He died before 1732.1

Family

Mary ______
Children1.Thomas Burrowes1 d. 18 Aug 1729
2.Robert Burrowes+1 d. c 1729

Citations

  1. [S1562] Burke's Peerage Limited, Burke's Irish Family Records, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1976), Burrowes, pages 184-187. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Irish Family Records.

Thomas Burrowes1

d. 18 August 1729
Father*Thomas Burrowes1 d. b 1732
Mother*Mary ______1
Birth*Thomas Burrowes was born, probably at Stradone, County Cavan, Ireland.1
Death*18 August 1729He died on 18 August 1729 leaving only a daughter, so when his father died, the family estate succeeded to the second son, Thomas' brother Robert.1

Citations

  1. [S1562] Burke's Peerage Limited, Burke's Irish Family Records, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (London, England: Burke's Peerage Limited, 1976), Burrowes, pages 184-187. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Irish Family Records.

Betsy Burrows1,2

b. 1813
Birth*1813Betsy Burrows was born about 1813 in New York.1
Marriage*She married Calvin F. Webster in New York.1
Census 1850*13 September 1850Calvin F. Webster and his wife Betsy appeared on the 1850 census taken on 13 September 1850 in Clinton, La Porte County, Indiana. Calvin was 45 years of age, and a farmer with real estate valued at $1000. Betsy was 37 years of age. They lived with their children, Eliza Jane age 15, William B. age 13, Lydia S. age 10, Abram J. 8 and J. Alfred, who was 3. The four oldest children had all attended school within the last year. Everyone in the family had been born in New York except young Alfred who had been born in Indiana. Also living with the family was 24 year old A.F. Tallmadge, who was born in Indiana, and a farmer with real estate valued at $200. Enumerated in the next household was John H. Willis with his wife Hilah, and in two years, John's brother, Harvey Willis, and the Webster's daughter Eliza Jane would marry.1
Census 1860*30 June 1860Betsy and Calvin Webster appeared on the 1860 census taken on 30 June 1860 in Clinton, La Porte County, Indiana. Calvin was 55 years of age, and a farmer. He owned real estate valued at $7600 and had a personal estate of $1000. Betsy was 46 years of age. They lived with three of their children, William was 24 years of age and working as a farmer, Lydia, who was enumerated as "Sabina", was 20, and Alfred was 12 and had attended school within the last year.3

Family

Calvin F. Webster b. 1805, d. 28 Nov 1879
Children1.Eliza J. Webster+1 b. 5 Jun 1834, d. 20 Mar 1905
2.William B. Webster1 b. 1837
3.Lydia Sabrina Webster+1,2 b. bt 1840 - 1841
4.Abram J. Webster1 b. 1842
5.J. Alfred Webster1 b. 1847

Citations

  1. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Calvin F. Webster, Clinton, La Porte, Indiana; Roll: M432_157; Page: 160A; Image: 324. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  2. [S1448] Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of "Sabrina Wills (Sabrina Webster)", Spencer, Dallas County, Iowa, dated 01 January 1925. Hereinafter cited as Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925.
  3. [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of Calvin Webster, Clinton, La Porte, Indiana; Roll: M653_275; Page: 502; Image: 504; Family History Library Film: 803275. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.

George Burrows1

b. 1781
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Birth*1781George Burrows was born about 1781.2
(Future Husband) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810Three separate memorial deeds, each dated 7 November 1810, were made and recorded regarding the marriage settlement agreement concerning the intended marriage between Mary Anne Bell and George Burrows. The first, an indented deed of marriage settlement, identified, and placed in trust, the lands and income of the future groom. It was made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, his wife, of the first part, Mary Anne Bell of Drumheel, spinster, only daughter of Andrew and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, of the second part, George Burrows of Moynehall, County Cavan, Captain in his Majesty's 82nd Regiment of Foot of the third part, the Reverend Robert Thomas Bell of Drumheel and John Cummins of the city of Dublin of the fourth part. Stating that whereas a marriage is intended shortly to be had and solemnized by and between George Burrows and Mary Anne Bell and whereas George Burrows is now seized and possessed of all that and those the town and lands of Drumcullin, Corcraff and Glasdrumman, situate lying and being in the parish of Ballyhaise in the county of Cavan under and by virtue of lease for lives renewable forever at the yearly rent of £25 sterling and which said lands are now situate for and produce a yearly rent of £25 or thereabouts, the indenture witnessed that for and in consideration of the intended marriage and for and in consideration of the grant and assessment therein contained and for the sum of 10 shillings in hand paid by Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, the receipt thereof hereby acknowledged, he George Burrows did thereby grant, bargain, sell, release and confirm unto Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, their heirs and assigns, all that and those, the towns and lands here before mentioned, together with the rights, premises and appurtenances thereto belonging or in anywise appertaining to, to have and to hold the towns and lands with their rights, premises, appurtenances for Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, their heirs and assigns, for and during the life and lives of the rents and respective premises named in the respective leases under which said premises are held or in any rent or rents as are now in levy and for and during the life and lives of every and any person or persons as shall or may from time to time hereafter be added by virtue of the perpetual clause.____________________________________________________________________ The deed was signed by the parties, witnessed by the Reverend Thomas Snyder and George Thomas Hinds, both of the city of Dublin, and recorded on 30 April 1811.1,3,4
(Future Husband) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810The second deed was an indented deed of appointment dated 7 November 1810 and was made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, his wife, of the one part, and Mary Anne Bell of Drumheel, spinster, only daughter of Andrew and Catherine (Clarke) Bell of the other part. Whereas Mary Anne's grandfather, Ralph Clarke, late of Drumheel, duly made and published his last will and testament and thereby gave, devised and bequeathed unto trustees therein named, all his rights and rents in and to the towns and lands of Cornadrung and Polladooey in the county of Longford, the towns and lands of Drumheel, Drumlark, Drumlion, Drumnalaragh, Drummury, Newtown, Kilnacreevy, Urney, Cornaseer, Greaghrahan, Thomascourt, Crocknahattin, and the oak wood called Thomas Wood, all situate lying and being in the county of Cavan, to hold unto the said trustees therein named subject to the limitations therein and therein after mentioned. That is to say as to one-half or equal shares of the said lands and premises, Ralph Clarke, the testator, gave, devised and bequeathed to his daughter Catherine (Clarke) Bell, party hereto, during her natural life and from and after her decease he gave and devised the same to such of her natural issue and in such shares and proportions that she should think proper. The deed then stated that whereas a marriage is intended shortly to be had and solemnized by and between George Burrows of Moynehall in the county of Cavan Esq. and Mary Anne Bell, and whereas Catherine Bell hath agreed to charge all the money in the half bequeathed by Ralph Clarke in trust for Catherine Bell, with the sum of £1700 sterling to be paid to Mary Anne Bell , her executors, administrators and assigns in 12 calendar months after the decease of her mother, Catherine, and that the sum of £700, part thereof, is to bear and carry interest at the rate of £6 sterling per annum from the date of the day hereof and that the sum of £1000.1,3,4
(Future Husband) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810The third deed concerned the future bride's dowry and was an indented deed of mortgage dated 7 November 1810 made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. of the one part and Mary Anne Bell, only daughter of Andrew Bell and Catherine (Clarke) Bell his wife of Drumheel, spinster, of the other part. Whereby Andrew Bell, for and in consideration of £2000, devised to his daughter Mary Anne Bell all that and those the town and lands of Adleny situate, lying and being in the county of Cavan and also the town and lands of Gubduff situate, lying and being in the county of Monaghan with all houses, out houses, _______________, barns, _______way, paths, passages, waters, water courses, hereditaments, rights, ____________ and _____________ to the said lands and premises belonging or in anywise appertaining and the revenue and revenues received and remainders yearly over the _____________ and profits of the premises and all the estate ________________________ property claim and demand what at law and in equity of ________, the said Andrew Bell of into or out of the lands and premises and ______ or any part or parcel thereof to have and to hold the said towns and lands _______________________hereby granted _____________________________ The third deed was signed by the parties and witnessed by the Reverend Thomas Snyder and George Thomas Hinds, both of the city of Dublin, on 15 April 1811, and recorded on 30 April 1811.1,3,4
Marriage*April 1811He married Mary Anne Bell of Drumheel, daughter of Andrew Bell and Catherine Clarke, in April 1811 in Ireland.1
(Brother-in-Law) Census Ireland 1821George and his wife Mary Anne appeared on the 1821 census in the household of his brother-in-law Ralph Bell Clarke taken at Drumheel, County Cavan. Ralph had added CLARK as his surname after inheriting Drumheel from his grandfather Ralph Clark. George was 40 years of age and his occupation was enumerated as lodger.5

Family

Mary Anne Bell b. 1789

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 486-487; Deed number 435837; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, 1821, County Cavan, Drumheel household. Hereinafter cited as 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 487-488; Deed number 435838; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  4. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Page 489; Deed number 435839; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  5. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, Household of Ralph Bell Clark, townland of Drumheel, parish of Kilmore, in the county of Cavan.

John Burrows1

d. 1715/16
Marriage*14 December 1670He married Hannah Colver, daughter of Edward Colver and Ann Ellice, on 14 December 1670 in New London, Connecticut.1,2
Death*1715/16He died in 1715/16 in Groton, Connecticut.1

Family

Hannah Colver b. 11 Apr 1652, d. 1733
Children1.Mary Burrows+1,2 b. 14 Dec 1672
2.Robert Burrows3 b. 9 Sep 1681

Citations

  1. [S1397] W. Herbert Wood (deceased) and prepared for publication by Donald Lines Jacobus, "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy", The American Genealogist, Volume 31, pages 129-154 (July 1955): pages 136-137. Hereinafter cited as "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy."
  2. [S1393] Alva M. Tuttle, Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Cleveland, Ohio: published by the compiler, 1968), page 310, their surname spelled "Burroughs". Hereinafter cited as Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America.
  3. [S1397] W. Herbert Wood (deceased) and prepared for publication by Donald Lines Jacobus, "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy", page 137.

Mary Burrows1

b. 14 December 1672
Father*John Burrows2,3 d. 1715/16
Mother*Hannah Colver2,1 b. 11 Apr 1652, d. 1733
Birth*14 December 1672Mary Burrows was born on 14 December 1672 in New London, New London County, Connecticut,1
Baptism3 January 1685/86 and was baptized on 3 January 1685/86 in First Church, Stonington, New London County.2
Marriage*29 May 1689She married John Tuttle on 29 May 1689 in New Haven, Connecticut.4

Family

John Tuttle b. 15 Sep 1657, d. b 1723
Child1.Ephraim Tuttle+1 b. 24 Apr 1690, d. b 1738

Citations

  1. [S1393] Alva M. Tuttle, Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Cleveland, Ohio: published by the compiler, 1968), page 310. Hereinafter cited as Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America.
  2. [S1397] W. Herbert Wood (deceased) and prepared for publication by Donald Lines Jacobus, "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy", The American Genealogist, Volume 31, pages 129-154 (July 1955): pages 136-137. Hereinafter cited as "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy."
  3. [S1393] Alva M. Tuttle, Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America, page 310, their surname spelled "Burroughs."
  4. [S1393] Alva M. Tuttle, Tuttle - Tuthill Lines in America, page 310, her surname spelled "Burroughs."

Robert Burrows1

b. 9 September 1681
Father*John Burrows1 d. 1715/16
Mother*Hannah Colver1 b. 11 Apr 1652, d. 1733
Birth*9 September 1681Robert Burrows was born on 9 September 1681 in New London, New London County, Connecticut,1
Baptism6 June 1686 and was baptized on 6 June 1686 at First Church, Stonington.1
Marriage*6 April 1712He married his first cousin Mercy Colver, daughter of John Colver and Mercy Clark, on 6 April 1712 in Groton, New London County.1,2

Family

Mercy Colver

Citations

  1. [S1397] W. Herbert Wood (deceased) and prepared for publication by Donald Lines Jacobus, "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy", The American Genealogist, Volume 31, pages 129-154 (July 1955): page 137. Hereinafter cited as "Additions and Corrections to the Colver-Culver Genealogy."
  2. [S550] Connecticut vital records (Jacquelyn L. Ricker), The Ricker compilation of vital records of early Connecticut : based on the Barbour Collection of Connecticut town vital records and other statistical sources, CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Publishing Co., c2006), Available now directly from computers located in the FHL, page 3621, her name transcribed as "Mary". Hereinafter cited as Ricker compilation of Connecticut vital records.

Clarissa Burt

(Neighbor) Land Transfer16 September 1823John Bolton and Rachel Bolton of Berkley, in the County of Bristol, yeoman, signed a deed agreement on 16 September 1823 to sell land in Berkley, Massachusetts, to Tamerlane Burt and Thomas J. Burt, both of Berkley, yeoman, for the sum of $160. The deed was recorded on 27 Nov 1823 and described the tract and lot of land situated in Berkley as follows: Beginning at a stone set in the ground with stones about it in the line of land owned by Tamerlane Burt, thence South twenty-four degrees, West sixteen rods and twenty links to a stone set in the ground at the root of a maple tree marked in the line of Thomas Briggs land, then Northwesterly by land of Thomas Briggs, Clarissa Burt and Serena Babbitt fifty-three rods to the River Creek so called, thence by said creek Northerly to land of Thomas J. Burt thence by his land and land of said Tamerlane Burt South sixty-two degrees, East about sixty rods to the first ___________bounds containing about six and a quarter acres ________. The deed was signed by John Bolton and Rachel Bolton on 16 Sep 1823, with Abiathar Phillips, Levi French and William McConnell as witnesses.1

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 114, pages 139-140; on microfilm volume 113-114 for 1823-1824, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).

Richard Burt1

b. 21 June 1663
Father*Richard Burt2,1
Birth*21 June 1663Richard Burt was born on 21 June 1663 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.1,2
Marriage*18 February 1685/86He married Eunice Leonard, daughter of James Leonard Jr. and Hannah ______, on 18 February 1685/86 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony).3,4

Family

Eunice Leonard b. 25 Nov 1668

Citations

  1. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, Genealogical Memoir of the Leonard Family containing a full account of the first three generations of the family of James Leonard, who was an early settler of Taunton, MS. (Massachusetts), downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Office of the New England Historic-Genealogical Register, 1851), Genealogy, page 18. Hereinafter cited as The Family of James Leonard of Taunton.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 1, Births, page 73. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, The Family of James Leonard of Taunton, Genealogy, page 18, noting year as 1695/96.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 2, Marriages, page 81, her name spelled "Unice."

Richard Burt1

Family

Child1.Richard Burt2,1 b. 21 Jun 1663

Citations

  1. [S1142] Wm. R. Deane, Genealogical Memoir of the Leonard Family containing a full account of the first three generations of the family of James Leonard, who was an early settler of Taunton, MS. (Massachusetts), downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Office of the New England Historic-Genealogical Register, 1851), Genealogy, page 18. Hereinafter cited as The Family of James Leonard of Taunton.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton, Volume 1, Births, page 73. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Simon Burt

(Neighbor) Land Transfer22 December 1818John Bolton, a mariner of Berkley, purchased land in Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts, from Abiathar Phillips, a _____________ of Berkley, for the sum of $350. The deed was dated and signed on 22 December 1818, and recorded on 23 Dec 1818. It described the tract of land lying in Berkley bounded as follows: Beginning at the Southerly and Easterly corner of the land that Jacob Phillips bought of the heirs of Ralph Phillips, thence Westerly by Thomas Briggs line until it comes to a creek, thence the same _____________ on land owned by the heirs of Simon Burt until it comes to another creek, thence on that creek Northerly until it comes to land owned by the heirs of Stephen Burt, thence Easterly by land owned by those heirs until it comes to land set off to Deborah Phillips for her thirds of Ralph Phillips Estate, thence South, or by the same line, of those thirds to the first mentioned boundary, containing fourteen acres, be it the same more or less ____________Also two-thirds of a seven acre lot, or thereabouts, adjoining the above described to the Eastward, extending to the road, being undivided with the heirs of Ralph Phillips deceased, and set off to Deborah Phillips as her Dower. Abiathar Phillips, with this deed agreement, conveyed all his right and title to the Ralph Phillips Estate. The deed agreement further stated that Abiathar's wife, Silvia Phillips, quit her right of Dower on the above described premises. It was signed by Abiathar Phillips and Silvia Phillips with Asa Danforth and John Danforth as witnesses.1

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 105, page 396; on microfilm volumes 104-105 for 1817-1818, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).

Stephen Burt

(Neighbor) Land Transfer22 December 1818John Bolton, a mariner of Berkley, purchased land in Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts, from Abiathar Phillips, a _____________ of Berkley, for the sum of $350. The deed was dated and signed on 22 December 1818, and recorded on 23 Dec 1818. It described the tract of land lying in Berkley bounded as follows: Beginning at the Southerly and Easterly corner of the land that Jacob Phillips bought of the heirs of Ralph Phillips, thence Westerly by Thomas Briggs line until it comes to a creek, thence the same _____________ on land owned by the heirs of Simon Burt until it comes to another creek, thence on that creek Northerly until it comes to land owned by the heirs of Stephen Burt, thence Easterly by land owned by those heirs until it comes to land set off to Deborah Phillips for her thirds of Ralph Phillips Estate, thence South, or by the same line, of those thirds to the first mentioned boundary, containing fourteen acres, be it the same more or less ____________Also two-thirds of a seven acre lot, or thereabouts, adjoining the above described to the Eastward, extending to the road, being undivided with the heirs of Ralph Phillips deceased, and set off to Deborah Phillips as her Dower. Abiathar Phillips, with this deed agreement, conveyed all his right and title to the Ralph Phillips Estate. The deed agreement further stated that Abiathar's wife, Silvia Phillips, quit her right of Dower on the above described premises. It was signed by Abiathar Phillips and Silvia Phillips with Asa Danforth and John Danforth as witnesses.1

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 105, page 396; on microfilm volumes 104-105 for 1817-1818, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).

Tamerlane Burt

(Grantee) Land Transfer16 September 1823John Bolton and Rachel Bolton of Berkley, in the County of Bristol, yeoman, signed a deed agreement on 16 September 1823 to sell land in Berkley, Massachusetts, to Tamerlane Burt and Thomas J. Burt and Thomas J. Burt, both of Berkley, yeoman, for the sum of $160. The deed was recorded on 27 Nov 1823 and described the tract and lot of land situated in Berkley as follows: Beginning at a stone set in the ground with stones about it in the line of land owned by Tamerlane Burt, thence South twenty-four degrees, West sixteen rods and twenty links to a stone set in the ground at the root of a maple tree marked in the line of Thomas Briggs land, then Northwesterly by land of Thomas Briggs, Clarissa Burt and Serena Babbitt fifty-three rods to the River Creek so called, thence by said creek Northerly to land of Thomas J. Burt thence by his land and land of said Tamerlane Burt South sixty-two degrees, East about sixty rods to the first ___________bounds containing about six and a quarter acres ________. The deed was signed by John Bolton and Rachel Bolton on 16 Sep 1823, with Abiathar Phillips, Levi French and William McConnell as witnesses.1
(Neighbor) Land Transfer14 February 1824John Bolton and Rachel Bolton of Berkley, in the County of Bristol, yeoman, signed a deed agreement on 14 February 1824 to sell land in Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts, to Jacob Phillips Jr. of Berkley, yeoman, for the sum of $150. The deed was recorded on 15 Feb 1825 and described the lot or parcel of land situated in Berkley as follows: Bounded Easterly on the road leading from Thomas Briggs to Taunton, Northerly on land owned by Tamerlane Burt, Westerly on land owned by Tamerlane and Thomas J. Burt and Southwesterly land owned by Thomas Briggs and containing about ten acres _____________. The deed was signed by John Bolton and Rachel Bolton on 14 Feb 1824 with Polly French and Levi French as witnesses.2

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 114, pages 139-140; on microfilm volume 113-114 for 1823-1824, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).
  2. [S597] Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900), volume 117, pages 69-70; on microfilm volume 117 for 1825.

Thomas J. Burt

(Grantee) Land Transfer16 September 1823John Bolton and Rachel Bolton of Berkley, in the County of Bristol, yeoman, signed a deed agreement on 16 September 1823 to sell land in Berkley, Massachusetts, to Tamerlane Burt and Thomas J. Burt and Tamerlane Burt, both of Berkley, yeoman, for the sum of $160. The deed was recorded on 27 Nov 1823 and described the tract and lot of land situated in Berkley as follows: Beginning at a stone set in the ground with stones about it in the line of land owned by Tamerlane Burt, thence South twenty-four degrees, West sixteen rods and twenty links to a stone set in the ground at the root of a maple tree marked in the line of Thomas Briggs land, then Northwesterly by land of Thomas Briggs, Clarissa Burt and Serena Babbitt fifty-three rods to the River Creek so called, thence by said creek Northerly to land of Thomas J. Burt thence by his land and land of said Tamerlane Burt South sixty-two degrees, East about sixty rods to the first ___________bounds containing about six and a quarter acres ________. The deed was signed by John Bolton and Rachel Bolton on 16 Sep 1823, with Abiathar Phillips, Levi French and William McConnell as witnesses.1
(Neighbor) Land Transfer14 February 1824John Bolton and Rachel Bolton of Berkley, in the County of Bristol, yeoman, signed a deed agreement on 14 February 1824 to sell land in Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts, to Jacob Phillips Jr. of Berkley, yeoman, for the sum of $150. The deed was recorded on 15 Feb 1825 and described the lot or parcel of land situated in Berkley as follows: Bounded Easterly on the road leading from Thomas Briggs to Taunton, Northerly on land owned by Tamerlane Burt, Westerly on land owned by Tamerlane and Thomas J. Burt and Southwesterly land owned by Thomas Briggs and containing about ten acres _____________. The deed was signed by John Bolton and Rachel Bolton on 14 Feb 1824 with Polly French and Levi French as witnesses.2

Citations

  1. [S597] Bristol County (Mass.) deed records, v. 1-556, (1686-1900 and 1686-1956) index -, 1686-1956. Microreproduction of original records in the registrar's office, Taunton, Massachusetts. Includes index. Note: Part I of Volume 7, pages 1-654 of this series was found on Film# 1405193 and has been referenced separately in this project as Source# 597. volume 114, pages 139-140; on microfilm volume 113-114 for 1823-1824, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900).
  2. [S597] Bristol County, Massachusetts Deeds: Taunton Registry (1686-1900), volume 117, pages 69-70; on microfilm volume 117 for 1825.

Ella C. Burton1

b. 1856
Birth*1856Ella C. Burton was born about 1856 in Iowa.2
Marriage*19 February 1880She married, as his second wife, David B. Hunter on 19 February 1880 in Dallas County, Iowa.1
Census 18803 June 1880Ella C. and David B. Hunter appeared on the 1880 census taken on 3 June 1880 in Cass, Guthrie County, Iowa. David was 29 years of age and worked as a lumber dealer, and Ella was 24 and keeping house. They lived with David's son Oliver who was 3 years old.2

Family

David B. Hunter b. 1851

Citations

  1. [S148] Iowa Marriages, 1851 - 1900, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Iowa Marriages 1851 - 1900.
  2. [S23] 1880 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, Household of David B. Hunter, Cass, Guthrie, Iowa; Roll: 342; Family History Film: 1254342; Page: 77A; Enumeration District: 076; Image: 0158. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Federal Census.

Jacob Burton1

Marriage*He married Mary Sweargeger.1

Family

Mary Sweargeger
Child1.Thomas Burton1 b. 13 Apr 1798, d. 18 Apr 1841

Citations

  1. [S1583] Anonymous, Biographical record and portrait album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana : containing portraits of all the Presidents of the United States from Washington to Cleveland, with accompanying biographies of each, a condensed history of the state of Indiana, portraits and biographies of some of the prominent men of the state, engravings of prominent citizens in Tippecanoe County, with personal histories of many of the leading families, and a concise history of Tippecanoe County, and its cities and villages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Includes index. (Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Company, 1888; a 1972 Unigraphic reprint of the original), Van S. Burton, pages 696-697. Hereinafter cited as Biographical record and portrait album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

Thomas Burton1

b. 13 April 1798, d. 18 April 1841
Father*Jacob Burton1
Mother*Mary Sweargeger1
Birth*13 April 1798Thomas Burton was born on 13 April 1798 in Maryland.1,2
Marriage*He married, as her first husband, Sarah Collins in Ohio.1,3,4
Death*18 April 1841He may have died on 18 April 1841 in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, at age 435,6,7
Burial* and was buried in Wyandot Cemetery, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.2

Family

Sarah Collins b. 2 Dec 1801, d. 7 Apr 1884

Citations

  1. [S1583] Anonymous, Biographical record and portrait album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana : containing portraits of all the Presidents of the United States from Washington to Cleveland, with accompanying biographies of each, a condensed history of the state of Indiana, portraits and biographies of some of the prominent men of the state, engravings of prominent citizens in Tippecanoe County, with personal histories of many of the leading families, and a concise history of Tippecanoe County, and its cities and villages, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Includes index. (Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Company, 1888; a 1972 Unigraphic reprint of the original), Van S. Burton, pages 696-697. Hereinafter cited as Biographical record and portrait album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Burton, Memorial# 8010891. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [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 9, pages 328-329. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Sarah (Collins) Burton Heaton, Memorial# 8335290.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas Burton, Memorial# 8010891, noting his date of death as 1 April 1844.
  6. [S1583] Anonymous, Biographical record and portrait album of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, Van S. Burton, pages 696-697, noting his death in 1842.
  7. [S221] Analysis and opinion of researcher, Liz Heaton Brown (Summerlin, Nevada), To this researcher, albeit with cataract eyes, the date of death on his gravestone appears to read April 18, 1841.

Jane Butler1

d. circa 1655
Marriage*She married, as his first wife, Reverend John Oxenbridge in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2
Death*circa 1655She died circa 1655.2

Family

Reverend John Oxenbridge b. 30 Jan 1609, d. c 1674

Citations

  1. [S1208] William Richard Cutter, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. In 4 volumes, with a surname index in Volume 4; downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (New York, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1908), Thacher, Volume IV, pages 1941-1942. Hereinafter cited as Memoirs of the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts.
  2. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 549. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.

Benjamin Butterfield1

Marriage*3 June 1663He married as her second husband Hannah (Chawkley) Whittemore on 3 June 1663.1

Family

Hannah Chawkley b. c 1612, d. 19 May 1677

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 106, pages 31-36. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Reverend Mather Byles1

(Heir) Will25 March 1747The Reverend Mather Byles was named as a beneficiary in the will of the Reverend Benjamin Colman dated 25 March 1747 in Boston. His gift was £30, old tenor, in bills of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay.1

Citations

  1. [S510] Suffolk County (Massachusetts) Probate Records, 1636-1899. Microreproduction of original records in the Suffolk County courthouse on 439 reels. Dates listed are approximate only. Miscellaneous docket lists estates not appearing in files, appointments of officers, and other miscellaneous records. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Benjamin Colman 1747 probate packet# 8827, FHL Film# 493868. Hereinafter cited as Suffolk County Probate Records, 1636-1899.

Abigail Byram1

Father*Nicholas Byram1 d. 1688
Mother*Susanna Shaw1
Birth*Abigail Byram was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1
Marriage*22 November 1656She married Thomas Whitman, son of John Whitman and Mary ______, on 22 November 1656 in Weymouth, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2,3

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), Byram, pages 127-130. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Whitman, pages 352-361.
  3. [S1134] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Weymouth, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1910), Volume 2, Marriages, pages 31 and 219, her surname spelled "Biron". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Weymouth, Massachusetts to 1850.

Deliverance Byram1

Father*Nicholas Byram1 d. 1688
Mother*Susanna Shaw1
Birth*Deliverance Byram was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1

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), Byram, pages 127-130. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.

Captain Ebenezer Byram1

Marriage*9 December 1714He married Hannah Hayward, daughter of Deacon Joseph Hayward and Hannah Mitchell, on 9 December 1714 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Hannah Hayward b. 25 Sep 1691

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Hayward, pages 181-190. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [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 171. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Experience Byram1

Father*Nicholas Byram1 d. 1688
Mother*Susanna Shaw2
Birth*Experience Byram was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1,2
Marriage*She married John Willis, son of Deacon John Willis and Elizabeth Hodgkins.1

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Byram, pages 127-130.

Mary Byram1

Father*Nicholas Byram1 d. 1688
Mother*Susanna Shaw1
Birth*Mary Byram was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1
Marriage*She married Samuel Leach, son of Giles Leach and Anne Noakes.1,2

Family

Samuel Leach b. 2 Oct 1662
Child1.Elijah Leach+2 b. c 1720

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), Byram, pages 127-130. 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.

Mary Byram1

b. 1690
Father*Captain Nicholas Byram1
Mother*Mary Edson1
Birth*1690Mary Byram was born in 1690.1
Marriage*7 February 1710/11She married Major Edward Howard on 7 February 1710/11 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County.2,1,3

Family

Major Edward Howard
Children1.Sarah Howard+2 b. 1714
2.Colonel Edward Howard+2 b. 11 Mar 1723/24

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), Byram, pages 127-130. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Howard, pages 197-207.
  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 164, his surname recorded as "Haward". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Nicholas Byram1

d. 1688
Biographical Info*According to family tradition, Nicholas Byram was the son of an English gentleman of the county of Kent, who relocated to Ireland about the time his son Nicholas was born. When he was 16 years of age, his father sent Nicholas to England to visit friends in the charge of a man who betrayed his trust, robbed him of his money and sent him to the West Indies where he was sold into service to pay for his passage. After his term expired, Nicholas made his way to New England and settled in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony.2
Marriage*He married Susanna Shaw of Dedham, daughter of Abraham Shaw.2
Land Transfer*1660 In 1660, Nicholas Byram purchased three of the proprietary, or original purchase rights, in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts (Plymouth Colony), from George Soule, Moses Simmons and Philip Delano and settled there soon after.2
Death*1688He died in 1688 in Weymouth, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).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), Willis, pages 363-371. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Byram, pages 127-130.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Edson, pages 153-160.

Nicholas Byram1

Father*Nicholas Byram2
Mother*Ann Snell2 b. 24 Feb 1685
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Gannett, daughter of Matthew Gannett.1

Family

Elizabeth Gannett b. c 1718, d. 27 Feb 1812

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Hayward, pages 181-190. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Byram, pages 127-130.

Nicholas Byram1

Marriage*1708He married Ann Snell, daughter of Thomas Snell, in 1708.1

Family

Ann Snell b. 24 Feb 1685
Child1.Nicholas Byram1

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), Byram, pages 127-130. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.