Micajah Chase1

Birth*Micajah Chase was born in Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*9 September 1779He married Hannah Shove, daughter of Nathaniel Shove and Hannah Baxter, on 9 September 1779.1

Family

Hannah Shove b. 8 Apr 1751

Citations

  1. [S290] Contributed by John Carroll Chase of Derry NH as compiled for him by George Walter Chamberlain M.S. of Malden MA, "Some of the Descendants of William Chase of Roxbury and Yarmouth, Massachusetts", New England Historical and Genealogical Register Volume 88, pages 7-32 (January 1934): page 17. Hereinafter cited as "William Chase of Roxbury and Yarmouth, Mass."

Stephen Chase Jr.1

Marriage*He married Mary Frost, daughter of Joseph Frost Esq. and Margaret Colton.1

Family

Mary Frost b. 29 Jan 1752, d. 15 Sep 1819

Citations

  1. [S1009] Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, The Pepperrells in America, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Salem, Massachusetts: printed for the Essex Institute, 1906), page 15. Hereinafter cited as The Pepperrells in America.

Hannah Chawkley1

b. circa 1612, d. 19 May 1677
Birth*circa 1612Hannah Chawkley was born circa 1612, as calculated from her noted age at death, in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England.1
Marriage*26 October 1632She married as his third wife Thomas Whittemore on 26 October 1632 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.1
(Wife) Death26 May 1661Hannah became a widow when Thomas Whittemore died on 26 May 1661.1
Marriage*3 June 1663She married second Benjamin Butterfield on 3 June 1663.1
Death*19 May 1677She died on 19 May 1677 in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England), at age 65.1

Family 1

Thomas Whittemore b. 6 Jan 1593, d. 26 May 1661
Child1.John Whittemore+1 b. 11 Feb 1638, d. 8 Dec 1694

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."

Anna Cheever1

b. 28 May 1664, d. 14 June 1664
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*28 May 1664Anna Cheever was born on 28 May 1664 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1
Death*14 June 1664 and died as "Hannah" on 14 June 1664 in Cambridge.1,2
Relationship Note*Anna and Elizabeth Cheever were twins.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, her surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her surname spelled "Cheavers."

Daniel Cheever1

d. 4 March 1703/4
Marriage*He married Esther ______ in the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2
Occupation*1683Daniel was appointed Prison Keeper in Cambridge in 1683 and held the office for about ten years when he was succeeded by his son Israel.1
Residence*Esther and Daniel Cheever lived with their children on an estate adjoining the prison, west of Winthrop Square, Cambridge.1
Death*4 March 1703/4He died on 4 March 1703/4 in Cambridge.1,3
Inheritance*His son Israel inherited his homestead.1

Family

Esther ______
Children1.Mary Cheever1 b. 14 Feb 1645/46
2.Lydia Cheever1 b. 26 Nov 1647
3.James Cheever1 b. c 1649
4.Esther Cheever1 b. c 1651, d. 21 Mar 1654/55
5.Daniel Cheever1 b. 1 Jan 1652/53, d. 1654
6.Daniel Cheever1 b. 12 Dec 1654, d. 4 Jan 1659/60
7.Mary Cheever1 b. 6 Oct 1656
8.John Cheever1 b. 24 Jul 1659
9.Esther Cheever1 b. 26 Dec 1660, d. Feb 1660/61
10.Israel Cheever+1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
11.Anna Cheever1 b. 28 May 1664, d. 14 Jun 1664
12.Elizabeth Cheever1 b. 28 May 1664, d. 16 Jun 1664
13.Elizabeth Cheever1 b. 6 Aug 1665
14.Elizabeth Cheever1 b. 9 May 1672

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Marriages, Volume 2, page 73, his surname spelled "Cheavers", hers not provided; date entered as 16__. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502.

Daniel Cheever1

b. 1 January 1652/53, d. 1654
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*1 January 1652/53Daniel Cheever was born on 1 January 1652/53 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1,2
Death*1654 and died in 1654 in Cambridge.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, his surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, his surname spelled "Cheavers."

Daniel Cheever1

b. 12 December 1654, d. 4 January 1659/60
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*12 December 1654Daniel Cheever was born on 12 December 1654 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1,2
Death*4 January 1659/60 and died in 4 January 1659/60 in Cambridge at age 5.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, his surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, his surname spelled "Cheavers."

Daniel Cheever1

Father*Israel Cheever1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
Mother*Bridget Woodward1 d. 1 Jan 1746/47
Birth*Daniel Cheever was born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1
Baptism15 August 1697 and was baptized with his siblings William and Esther on 15 August 1697 in the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge.1,2
(Eldest Son) Estate

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Elizabeth Cheever1

b. 28 May 1664, d. 16 June 1664
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*28 May 1664Elizabeth Cheever was born on 28 May 1664 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1,2
Death*16 June 1664 and died on 16 June 1664 in Cambridge.1,3
Relationship Note*Elizabeth and Anna Cheever were twins.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, her surname spelled "Cheavers."

Elizabeth Cheever1

b. 6 August 1665
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*6 August 1665Elizabeth Cheever was born on 6 August 1665 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1
Death* and died young.1

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Elizabeth Cheever1

b. 9 May 1672
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*9 May 1672Elizabeth Cheever was born on 9 May 1672 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Esther Cheever1

b. circa 1651, d. 21 March 1654/55
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*circa 1651Esther Cheever was born circa 1651 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1
Death*21 March 1654/55 and died on 21 March 1654/55 in Cambridge.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, her surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Esther Cheever1

b. 26 December 1660, d. February 1660/61
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*26 December 1660Esther Cheever was born on 26 December 1660 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1,2
Death*February 1660/61 and died in February 1660/61 in Cambridge.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Deaths, Volume 2 page 502, her surname spelled "Cheavers."

Esther Cheever1

Father*Israel Cheever1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
Mother*Bridget Woodward1 d. 1 Jan 1746/47
Birth*Esther Cheever was born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1
Baptism15 August 1697 and was baptized with her older brothers Daniel and William on 15 August 1697 in the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge.1,2
Marriage*5 January 1719/20She married Reverend Henry Messinger of Wrentham on 5 January 1719/20.1

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Israel Cheever1

b. 26 January 1661/62, d. before 1720
Father*Daniel Cheever2 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______2
Baptism*26 January 1661/62Israel Cheever was baptized on 26 January 1661/62 at the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2,3
Marriage*10 June 1690He married, as her first husband, Bridget Woodward on 10 June 1690.1
Occupation*1699Israel was appointed Prison Keeper in Cambridge in 1693, succeeding his father who had held the position for the previous ten years. Then in 1699 Israel was appointed Keeper of the House of Corrections in Cambridge.2
Inheritance*Israel inherited his father's homestead which had been described as an estate adjoining the prison, west of Winthrop Square, Cambridge.2
Death*before 1720He probably died before 1720.2
Estate*Soon after their father's death, and their mother's remarriage to Daniel Hawes, the family's homestead in Cambridge was sold by the Cheever brothers Daniel of Concord, William of Cambridge, James of Wrentham and John of Roxbury.2

Family

Bridget Woodward d. 1 Jan 1746/47
Children1.Daniel Cheever2
2.William Cheever2
3.Esther Cheever2
4.James Cheever2 b. 19 Mar 1698/99
5.John Cheever2 b. 25 Aug 1702

Citations

  1. [S1240] Raymond Gordon Hawes, The Edward Hawes Heirs : Edward Hawes, ca. 1616-1687, of Dedham, Massachusetts, and his wife, Eliony Lumber : and some of their descendants through eleven generations. Edward Hawes (ca. 1616-1687) was living at Dedham, Massachusetts, by 1648, where he married Eliony Lumber (ca. 1625-1688/9) that year. They had nine children, 1648/9-1666, all born at Dedham. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and elsewhere. Descendants also spell their surname Haws. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1996), Generation Two, pages 9-13. Hereinafter cited as The Edward Hawes Heirs.
  2. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, his surname spelled "Cheaver". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

James Cheever1

b. circa 1649
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Baptism and was baptized at the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge.2
Birth*circa 1649James Cheever was born circa 1649 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, his surname spelled "Cheavers" and the date written as 16__. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

James Cheever1

b. 19 March 1698/99
Father*Israel Cheever1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
Mother*Bridget Woodward1 d. 1 Jan 1746/47
BirthJames Cheever was born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1
Baptism*19 March 1698/99 and was baptized on 19 March 1698/99 in the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge.1,2
(3rd Son) Estate

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 135, his surname spelled "Chevers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

John Cheever1

b. 24 July 1659
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*24 July 1659John Cheever was born on 24 July 1659 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, his surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

John Cheever1

b. 25 August 1702
Father*Israel Cheever1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
Mother*Bridget Woodward1 d. 1 Jan 1746/47
Birth*25 August 1702John Cheever was born on 25 August 1702 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
(4th Son) Estate

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Lydia Cheever1

b. 26 November 1647
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*26 November 1647Lydia Cheever was born on 26 November 1647 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her mother's name recorded as "Hester". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Mary Cheever1

b. 14 February 1645/46
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*14 February 1645/46Mary Cheever was born on 14 February 1645/46 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England),1
Death* and died young.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her mother's name recorded as "Hester". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Mary Cheever1

b. 6 October 1656
Father*Daniel Cheever1 d. 4 Mar 1703/4
Mother*Esther ______1
Birth*6 October 1656Mary Cheever was born on 6 October 1656 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2
Marriage*28 November 1683She married William Taylor on 28 November 1683 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,3

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133, her surname spelled "Cheavers". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Marriages, Volume 2, page 74, her surname spelled "Cheevers."

William Cheever1

Father*Israel Cheever1 b. 26 Jan 1661/62, d. b 1720
Mother*Bridget Woodward1 d. 1 Jan 1746/47
Birth*William Cheever was born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),1
Baptism15 August 1697 and was baptized with his siblings Daniel and Esther on 15 August 1697 in the First Congregational, Unitarian Church, Cambridge.1,2
Occupation*William was a victualler (a seller of liquor) in Cambridge.1
Marriage*21 June 1717He married Miriam Cleveland on 21 June 1717 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). They were both from Cambridge and were married by Mr. Henry Gibbs, a minister of the Gospel in the town of Watertown.1,3
(2nd Son) Estate

Citations

  1. [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877), page 509. Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Cambridge Births, Volume 1 page 133. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Watertown Marriages, Volume 2, page 59.

Ellen Cheney1

b. circa 1620, d. 28 September 1678
Father*William Cheney1
Mother*Margaret ______1
Birth*circa 1620Ellen Cheney was born circa 1620 in England.1,2
Marriage*20 March 1641/42She married, as his first wife, Humphrey Johnson, son of John Johnson and Mary Heath, on 20 March 1641/42 in Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,3
Death*28 September 1678She died on 28 September 1678 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Family

Humphrey Johnson b. 5 Nov 1620, d. 24 Jul 1692
Child1.Nathaniel Johnson+1 b. Jan 1666, d. 4 May 1755

Citations

  1. [S1371] Douglas Richardson, "The Heath Connection: English Origins of Isaac and William Heath of Roxbury, Massachusetts, John Johnson, Edward Morris, and Elizabeth (Morris) Cartwright", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 146, pages 261-278 (July 1992): pages 274-275. Hereinafter cited as "The Heath Connection: English Origins."
  2. [S1370] Paul Franklin Johnson, editor, Genealogy of Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, Massachusetts, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Johnson (d.1659) and his family emigrated from England to Roxbury, Massachusetts in 1630; he married twice (once in England). Includes Index; generations I to XIV by Paul Franklin Johnson, editor, 1945, and generations I to IX from the 1932 and 1935 manuscripts of Frank Leonard Johnson; generations IX to XIV compiled by Paul Franklin Johnson; completed, with additions and corrections, by Ada Johnson Modern, 1948. (Los Angeles, California: privately printed for the author by The Commonwealth Press, Inc., 1951), Sergeant Humphrey Johnson, pages 6-7, reporting her name as "Elinor" and her birth about 1626. Hereinafter cited as Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, Massachusetts.
  3. [S1370] Paul Franklin Johnson, Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, Massachusetts, Sergeant Humphrey Johnson, pages 6-7, reporting her name as "Elinor."

Mehitable Cheney1

Marriage*before 1663She married Thomas Wight, son of Thomas Wight and Alice ______, before 1663 in Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2

Family

Thomas Wight d. 1690
Children1.Mehitable Wight1 b. 12 Jun 1663
2.Thomas Wight1 b. 27 Oct 1665
3.Miriam Wight1 b. 20 Feb 1667
4.Eleazer Wight1 b. 1 Jun 1670
5.Joshua Wight1 b. 25 Jul 1679

Citations

  1. [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 15-16. Hereinafter cited as Wight Family Memoir of Thomas Wight of Dedham.
  2. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 814. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.

Oliver Cheney1

Marriage*22 November 1744He married Hannah Hayward, daughter of Thomas Hayward and Bethiah Waldo, on 22 November 1744 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Hannah Hayward b. 5 Dec 1723

Citations

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

William Cheney1

Marriage*He married Margaret ______.1

Family

Margaret ______
Child1.Ellen Cheney+1 b. c 1620, d. 28 Sep 1678

Citations

  1. [S1371] Douglas Richardson, "The Heath Connection: English Origins of Isaac and William Heath of Roxbury, Massachusetts, John Johnson, Edward Morris, and Elizabeth (Morris) Cartwright", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 146, pages 261-278 (July 1992): pages 274-275. Hereinafter cited as "The Heath Connection: English Origins."

John Cherry1

Marriage*He married Mary Kline.1

Family

Mary Kline
Child1.Josephine Officer Cherry1 b. 3 Mar 1882, d. 14 Aug 1962

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 157-159. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Josephine Officer Cherry1

b. 3 March 1882, d. 14 August 1962
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Father*John Cherry1
Mother*Mary Kline1
Birth*3 March 1882Josephine Officer Cherry was born on 3 March 1882 in Leroy, Decatur County, Iowa.1
Marriage*She married William Hurd Heaton, son of Samuel H. Heaton and Catherine Webster.1
(Wife) Death26 March 1952Josephine became a widow when William Hurd Heaton died on 26 March 1952.1
Death*14 August 1962She died on 14 August 1962 at Tingley, Ringgold County, Iowa, at age 80.1

Family

William Hurd Heaton b. 29 Apr 1879, d. 26 Mar 1952

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 157-159. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Abigail Chesebrough1

b. 30 September 1656
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of John Bolton
Father*Samuel Chesebrough1 b. 1 Apr 1627
Mother*Abigail ______1
Birth*30 September 1656Abigail Chesebrough was born on 30 September 1656.1
(Children) Baptism of Family23 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.2
Marriage*She married John Avery.1

Family

John Avery

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. [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).