Peter Cushing1

b. 3 May 1741
Father*Stephen Cushing1 b. 8 Nov 1687, d. 3 Apr 1749
Mother*Katreen Kilby1 d. 23 Jul 1758
Birth*3 May 1741Peter Cushing was born on 3 May 1741 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S857] James S. Cushing, The genealogy of the Cushing family: an account of the ancestors and descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. Matthew Cushing was born in England in 1589 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1638. Includes index. (Montreal, Canada: The Perrault Printing Company, 1905), pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Cushing family genealogy.

Rebecca Cushing1

b. 27 May 1739
Father*Stephen Cushing1 b. 8 Nov 1687, d. 3 Apr 1749
Mother*Katreen Kilby1 d. 23 Jul 1758
Birth*27 May 1739Rebecca Cushing was born on 27 May 1739 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S857] James S. Cushing, The genealogy of the Cushing family: an account of the ancestors and descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. Matthew Cushing was born in England in 1589 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1638. Includes index. (Montreal, Canada: The Perrault Printing Company, 1905), pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Cushing family genealogy.

Stephen Cushing1,2

b. 8 November 1687, d. 3 April 1749
Birth*8 November 1687Stephen Cushing was born on 8 November 1687 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2
Marriage*18 February 1719He married Katreen Kilby of Boston on 18 February 1719 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3,4
Residence*Stephen and Katreen Kilby lived with their family on East Street, Hingham.2
Biographical Info*1740He served as a Selectman in 1740 and was a farmer and proprietor of a large landed estate.2
Name VariationHe was called by the honorary title of Captain.2
Death*3 April 1749He died on 3 April 1749 at age 61.2

Family

Katreen Kilby d. 23 Jul 1758
Children1.Peter Cushing2 b. 9 Dec 1720, d. 10 Jun 1736
2.Stephen Cushing2 b. 13 Jul 1723
3.John Cushing2 b. 26 Feb 1727, d. 5 Jun 1727
4.Catherine Cushing+1,2 b. 5 May 1728
5.John Cushing2 b. 14 Jun 1730, d. 13 Jun 1754
6.Lydia Cushing2 b. 13 Feb 1732, d. 25 Jul 1770
7.Hannah Cushing2 b. 18 May 1735
8.Peter Cushing2 b. 15 May 1737, d. 5 May 1739
9.Rebecca Cushing2 b. 27 May 1739
10.Peter Cushing2 b. 3 May 1741

Citations

  1. [S859] The town of Hingham, compiler, History of the town of Hingham, Massachusetts, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Reprint in one volume of the last two volumes of the History of the town of Hingham, Massachusetts, originally published in three volumes in four parts by the town in 1893. Includes separate indexes for surnames, places, and miscellaneous at the end of Volume 3. Contents: Volume 1, Parts 1-2. Historical --Volume 2. Genealogical -- Volume 3. Genealogical. (Hingham, Massachusetts: Published by the town, 1893), Volume III, Nichols, page 87. Hereinafter cited as History of Hingham, Massachusetts.
  2. [S857] James S. Cushing, The genealogy of the Cushing family: an account of the ancestors and descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. Matthew Cushing was born in England in 1589 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1638. Includes index. (Montreal, Canada: The Perrault Printing Company, 1905), pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Cushing family genealogy.
  3. [S859] The town of Hingham, History of Hingham, Massachusetts, Volume III, Nichols, page 87, her name written as "Katreen."
  4. [S857] James S. Cushing, Cushing family genealogy, pages 33-34, her name written as "Catherine."

Stephen Cushing1

b. 13 July 1723
Father*Stephen Cushing1 b. 8 Nov 1687, d. 3 Apr 1749
Mother*Katreen Kilby1 d. 23 Jul 1758
Birth*13 July 1723Stephen Cushing was born on 13 July 1723 in Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Citations

  1. [S857] James S. Cushing, The genealogy of the Cushing family: an account of the ancestors and descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. Matthew Cushing was born in England in 1589 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1638. Includes index. (Montreal, Canada: The Perrault Printing Company, 1905), pages 33-34. Hereinafter cited as Cushing family genealogy.
  2. [S857] James S. Cushing, Cushing family genealogy, page 63.

Betty Cushman1

Marriage*20 August 1761She married, as his second wife, Nathan Hartwell, son of Samuel Hartwell, on 20 August 1761 in Halifax.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy: being the record of all the Field family in America, whose ancestors were in this country prior to 1700, Volume 1, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Chicago, Illinois: Hammond Press, W.B. Conkey Company, 1901), pages 172-173. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  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 2, page 161, her name recorded as "Bettie". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Deborah Cushman1

b. 8 July 1737, d. 9 September 1815
Father*Moses Cushman1
Mother*Mary Jackson1
Birth*8 July 1737Deborah Cushman was born on 8 July 1737 in Halifax, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*4 March 1762She married Thomas Hooper of Bridgewater, son of Thomas Hooper and Sarah Packard, on 4 March 1762 in Halifax, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3,4
(Wife) Death1777Deborah (Cushman) became a widow when Thomas Hooper died in 1777.1
Marriage*1 February 1781She married second William Dunham of Plymouth on 1 February 1781 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).1,5
Death*9 September 1815She died on 9 September 1815 at age 78.1

Family 1

Thomas Hooper b. 1737, d. 1777
Children1.Cushman Hooper1 b. c 1763
2.Thomas Hooper1 b. c 1765
3.Chloe Hooper+1 b. 15 May 1768

Family 2

William Dunham

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, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S693] George Ernest Bowman, Vital records of the town of Halifax, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Includes indexes. (Boston, Massachusetts: Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1905), page 42. Hereinafter cited as Halifax vital records to 1849.
  3. [S693] George Ernest Bowman, Halifax vital records to 1849, page 31.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 188. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume II, Marriages, page 186, his surname spelled "Donham."

Mary Cushman1

b. 4 October 1725, d. 28 November 1808
Father*Moses Cushman1
Birth*4 October 1725Mary Cushman was born on 4 October 1725.1
Marriage*5 April 1748She married, as his second wife, Benjamin Washburn, son of Benjamin Washburn and Bethiah Kingman, on 5 April 1748.1
Death*28 November 1808She died on 28 November 1808 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, at age 832,1
Burial* and was buried in Section D, grave number 480 of the Old Graveyard, Bridgewater. Her stone read "In memory of Mrs. Mary, wife of Mr. Benjamin Washburn; she died Nov. 28, 1808, in her 84 year."3

Family

Benjamin Washburn b. Dec 1718, d. 3 Aug 1812
Children1.Susanna Washburn4 b. 18 May 1749, d. 9 Mar 1833
2.Benjamin Washburn1 b. 14 Jan 1763, d. 5 Apr 1798

Citations

  1. [S894] George Ernest Bowman, "Benjamin Washburns of Bridgewater", Pilgrim Notes and Queries Volume V, No. 1 (January 1917), published by the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants: pages 1-3. The article's purpose was to explain and correct errors in the Washburn section of Mitchell's History of Bridgewater. Hereinafter cited as "Benjamin Washburns of Bridgewater."
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Deaths, page 573. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S747] Williams Latham, Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater, Massachusetts: Illustrated with Plans and Views, downloaded from Google Books, (Bridgewater, Massachusetts: Henry T. Pratt, Printer, 1882), page 93. Hereinafter cited as Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater.
  4. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Moses Cushman1

Family

Child1.Mary Cushman+1 b. 4 Oct 1725, d. 28 Nov 1808

Citations

  1. [S894] George Ernest Bowman, "Benjamin Washburns of Bridgewater", Pilgrim Notes and Queries Volume V, No. 1 (January 1917), published by the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants: pages 1-3. The article's purpose was to explain and correct errors in the Washburn section of Mitchell's History of Bridgewater. Hereinafter cited as "Benjamin Washburns of Bridgewater."

Moses Cushman1

Marriage*He married Mary Jackson.1

Family

Mary Jackson
Child1.Deborah Cushman+1 b. 8 Jul 1737, d. 9 Sep 1815

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, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.

Thomas Cushman1

Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Mother*Alice Hayward1 b. 7 Apr 1707, d. 13 Oct 1803

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.

Ruth Hazel Cutting1

b. 1898, d. 1991
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Connecticut and New York
Birth*1898Ruth Hazel Cutting was born in 1898.1
Marriage*She married Claude Almond Bolton, son of George F. Bolton and Edna O. Lynde.1
Death*1991She died in 1991.1
Burial*She was buried in Delevan Cemetery, Delevan, Cattaraugus County, New York.1

Family

Claude Almond Bolton b. 9 Apr 1879, d. 20 Jun 1953

Citations

  1. [S673] Kenneth Bolton, "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton of Massachusetts and New York", received on 18 March 2010 from e-mail address. Ken is the great-great grandson of Jeremiah Bolton, whom his family "suspects" may have been the youngest son of Gamaliel Bolton and Sally Hooper. When he gave his permission to include his family's file on this website, he stated that he was very careful about providing only data that he could confirm as accurate. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Jeremiah Bolton."

Susanna Cutting1

Marriage*26 June 1672She married Peter Newcomb, son of Francis Newcomb and Rachel ______, on 26 June 1672.1,2
Residence*Susanna and Peter Newcomb lived in Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Family

Peter Newcomb b. 16 May 1648
Child1.Susanna Newcomb+2 b. 22 Jun 1673

Citations

  1. [S621] Edward Franklin Everett, Descendants of Richard Everett of Dedham, Mass, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1902), Third Generation, page 35. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Richard Everett of Dedham.
  2. [S283] Walter Goodwin Davis, Massachusetts and Maine Families: In the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): a reprinting, in alphabetical order by surname, of the sixteen multi-ancestor compendia: (plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and his descendants), Volumes 1-3 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1996) Volume I. Allanson-French; Volume II. Gardner-Moses; Volume III. Neal-Wright. Digitized pages of the books are also available online at www.ancestry.com, Volume III, Newcomb, pages 38-43. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts and Maine Families.

Susanna D'Oyly1

Marriage*She married William Newcome.1

Citations

  1. [S1635] Sir Bernard Burke, Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. In 2 volumes. (London, England: Harrison, Pall Mall, 1879), Waller of Allenstown, Volume II, pages 1675-1676. Hereinafter cited as Burke's History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland.

Jane Dalrymple1,2

b. 15 May 1797, d. 25 February 1878
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*15 May 1797Jane Dalrymple was born on 15 May 1797.2
Marriage*4 May 1820She married John Buckingham, son of Isaac Buckingham and Hannah Heaton, on 4 May 1820.1,2
Residence*Jane and John Buckingham lived in Amwell Township, Washington County.3
Death*25 February 1878She died on 25 February 1878 at age 804,5
Burial* and was buried in Amity Presbyterian Cemetery, Amity, Washington County.5

Family

John Buckingham b. 31 Jul 1797, d. 13 Jan 1882

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 7, page 244. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [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 291-292. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Jane (Dalrymple) Buckingham, Memorial# 28087871. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, pages 291-292, noting her date of death as 25 March 1878.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Jane (Dalrymple) Buckingham, Memorial# 28087871, including a photo of her gravestone which notes her date of death as 25 February 1878.

John Dalton

(Witness to Will) Will15 April 1794Richard Thonson, John Dalton and Frank Power Ward witnessed the will of Ralph Hinds of Kimmins Mill, County Meath, dated 15 April 1794 and proved on 10 May 1794.1

Citations

  1. [S343] Ralph Hinds will (15 Apr 1794), Copy of the Will of Ralph Hinds, deceased 1794, National Archives of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland. Hereinafter cited as Will of Ralph Hinds, deceased 1794.

James Daly1

Father*John Daly1
Occupation*8 December 1806James was described as an attorney on 8 December 1806.1
(Heir) Estate and LandJames Daly was named as an heir in the will of John Bell of Creevy dated 08 December 1806. James was bequeathed, along with John's brother Andrew Bell, John's title in Upper and Lower Ballinulty in County Longford for their own sole use.1

Citations

  1. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Prerogative will, John Bell, 1806, Creevy, County Longford, Ireland. Hereinafter cited as Crossle Genealogical Abstracts.

John Daly1

Occupation*8 December 1806John was described as a merchant in Granard, County Longford, Ireland, on 8 December 1806.1

Family

Child1.James Daly1

Citations

  1. [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com, Prerogative will, John Bell, 1806, Creevy, County Longford, Ireland. Hereinafter cited as Crossle Genealogical Abstracts.

Sally Daly1

Marriage*She married James Conger.1,2

Family

James Conger b. 11 Jan 1760, d. 11 Nov 1813

Citations

  1. [S9] Compiled by Mary Lou Heaton Skinner Ross, transcribed from the original Conger Volumes published by Helen Maxine Cromwell in 1973, "Notes Taken From: The Conger Family of America", compiled on 10 Aug 1982 (Issaquah, Washington 98029). Hereinafter cited as "Conger Family Outline."
  2. [S133] Maxine Crowell Leonard, The Conger Family of America, Volumes I and II (Janesville, Iowa 50647: Larry and Maxine Leonard, 1972), Volume I, pages 250-251. Hereinafter cited as Conger Family of America.

Elizabeth Damon1

ChartsDescendants of William Bolton of Reading, The Immigrant
Marriage*20 February 1771She married Ebenezer Bolton, son of William Bolton and Mary ______, on 20 February 1771 in Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Ebenezer Bolton b. 12 Jan 1748/49

Citations

  1. [S484] Seth Chandler, History of the Town of Shirley, Massachusetts from its Early Settlement to A.D. 1882. The copy obtained from Google Books contains additional, handwritten notations and corrections dated 25 Sep 1883 on the William Bolton family on page 357. (Shirley, Massachusetts: Seth Chandler, 1883), pages 357-359. Hereinafter cited as Shirley Massachusetts History to 1882.
  2. [S48] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850. CD-ROM (101 Newbury, Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGS), Births - Marriages - Deaths. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.

Hepzibah Dana1

Marriage*She married Samuel Hastings.1
(Wife) ResidenceSamuel Hastings and his family lived near Newton Corner, in the eastern part of Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Family

Samuel Hastings
Children1.Mary Hastings1 b. 1742
2.Daniel Hastings1 b. 12 May 1749

Citations

  1. [S762] Theodore Chase and Laurel K. Gabel, "Ebenezer Howard: Our Mystery Carver Identified", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 141 (October 1987). Hereinafter cited as "Ebenezer Howard: Identified."

Asa Danforth

Occupation*1818Asa Danforth was a Justice of the Peace in 1818 in Bristol County, Massachusetts.1
(Witness to Deed) 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).

John Danforth

(Witness to Deed) 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).

Abigail Darby1,2

Marriage*She married John Wolverton.1

Family

John Wolverton
Children1.Mary Wolverton+1 b. 22 Apr 1761, d. 26 Aug 1822
2.Rachel Wolverton3 b. 1767, d. 20 Oct 1836

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.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary (Wolverton) Sharp, Memorial# 30595762, noting her mother's maiden name as Darby. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country, page 471.

Susan Darcy1

Marriage*She married John Launce.1

Family

John Launce
Child1.Mary Launce+1 d. 9 Mar 1710

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."

Abigail Davenport1

b. 20 February 1733
Father*John Davenport1 b. 21 Nov 1703, d. 27 Nov 1735
Mother*Abigail Hutchinson2
Birth*20 February 1733Abigail Davenport was born on 20 February 1733 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2
Marriage*20 July 1758She married Timothy Prout on 20 July 1758 in Boston.3,2,4
(Heir) Will9 November 1776Abigail Prout, described as his beloved niece, was named as a beneficiary of the Reverend Ebenezer Turell in his will dated 9 November 1776 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress). Turell's will gave Abigail (Davenport) Prout, or her heirs in the case of her decease, 5 pounds sterling.5

Family

Timothy Prout

Citations

  1. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 112. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."
  2. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  3. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", page 116.
  4. [S180] Boston, Massachusetts Marriages, 1700-1809, online at www.Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Boston Marriages, 1700-1809.
  5. [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.

Addington Davenport1

b. 3 August 1670, d. 2 April 1736
Father*Eleazer Davenport2 d. 8 Oct 1678
Mother*Rebecca Addington2 b. 1648
Birth*3 August 1670Addington Davenport was born on 3 August 1670.2
Education*1689He graduated from Harvard College, Boston, in 1689.2
Marriage*10 November 1698He married Elizabeth Wainwright of Ipswich on 10 November 1698 in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). Their marriage was performed by Isaac Addington, Justice of the Peace, and recorded in Boston.3,4
Biographical Info* After college he had traveled extensively, visiting England, Spain and the West Indies. When he returned to Boston he was Registrar of Deeds for the county of Suffolk and was one of the founders of Brattle Square Church in 1698. He later held some of the most responsible offices in the government. He was Clerk of the House of Representatives, of the Supreme Court and Court of Common Pleas, a member of the Council and, in 1715, was appointed a Judge of the Supreme Judicial Court, an office he held until his death.5
Death*2 April 1736He died on 2 April 1736 in Boston at age 65.6,4

Family

Elizabeth Wainwright d. 1756
Children1.Addington Davenport+7 b. 16 May 1701, d. 8 Sep 1746
2.John Davenport7 b. 31 May 1702, d. Sep 1702
3.John Davenport+7 b. 21 Nov 1703, d. 27 Nov 1735
4.Elizabeth Davenport+1 b. 20 Dec 1704
5.Rebecca Davenport7 b. 18 May 1707
6.Eleazer Davenport7 b. 21 Nov 1709, d. 28 Jan 1710
7.Eleazer Davenport7 b. 19 May 1712, d. 30 May 1712
8.Lucy Davenport8,9 b. 11 Jun 1714, d. 17 May 1759

Citations

  1. [S929] Brattle Square Church, The Manifesto Church, records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with lists of communicants, baptisms, marriages, and funerals, 1699-1872, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Microreproduction of original published in Boston by The Benevolent Fraternity of Churches, 1902. (Salt Lake City, Utah: filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), page 126. Hereinafter cited as Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872.
  2. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 111. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."
  3. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, Boston Births, Marriages, Deaths. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  4. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", page 112.
  5. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", pages 111-112.
  6. [S948] Boston Deaths, 1700-1799, online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston Deaths, 1700-1799.
  7. [S929] Brattle Square Church, Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872, page 128.
  8. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  9. [S1004] Oliver Ayer Roberts, History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, now called The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts, 1637-1888, in four Volumes, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Alfred Mudge & Son, Printers, 1895-1901), Volume II, 1738-1821, page 7. Hereinafter cited as Artillery Company of Massachusetts, 1637-1888.

Addington Davenport1

b. 16 May 1701, d. 8 September 1746
Father*Addington Davenport2 b. 3 Aug 1670, d. 2 Apr 1736
Mother*Elizabeth Wainwright2 d. 1756
Birth*16 May 1701Addington Davenport was born on 16 May 1701 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),3
Baptism18 May 1701 and was baptized on 18 May 1701 at Brattle Square Church, Boston. The church record noted his age as one week.1
Education*1719Addington graduated from Harvard College, Boston, in 1719.4
Marriage*23 December 1729He married first Jane Hirst, daughter of Grove Hirst and Elizabeth Sewall, on 23 December 1729 in Boston.4
Occupation* He had studied for the law, and entered upon his profession when he was called to the ministry instead.4
(Husband) Deathbefore 1738Addington became a widower when Jane (Hirst) Davenport died before 1738.4
Marriage9 May 1738He married second Ann Faneuil, daughter of Benjamin Faneuil, on 9 May 1738 in Boston.4,5
Religion* He was second clergyman of St. Andrew's church in Scituate, Plymouth County, from 1730 to 1737, and next assistant minister of King's Chapel in Boston from April 1737 to May 1740 when he left to become the first rector of Trinity Church.4
(Husband) Death15 November 1744Addington became a widower for the second time when Ann (Faneuil) Davenport died on 15 November 1744.4,6
Death*8 September 1746He died on 8 September 1746 in Boston at age 45.4

Family

Jane Hirst b. 4 Sep 1709, d. b 1738
Children1.Addington Davenport4 b. 1731
2.Jane Davenport4 b. 1733
3.Elizabeth Davenport4

Citations

  1. [S929] Brattle Square Church, The Manifesto Church, records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with lists of communicants, baptisms, marriages, and funerals, 1699-1872, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Microreproduction of original published in Boston by The Benevolent Fraternity of Churches, 1902. (Salt Lake City, Utah: filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), page 125. Hereinafter cited as Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872.
  2. [S929] Brattle Square Church, Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872, page 128.
  3. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 112. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."
  4. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", page 113.
  5. [S337] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850.
  6. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

Addington Davenport1

b. 1731
Father*Addington Davenport1 b. 16 May 1701, d. 8 Sep 1746
Mother*Jane Hirst1 b. 4 Sep 1709, d. b 1738
Birth*1731Addington Davenport was born in 1731.1

Citations

  1. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 113. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."

Eleazer Davenport1

b. 21 November 1709, d. 28 January 1710
Father*Addington Davenport2 b. 3 Aug 1670, d. 2 Apr 1736
Mother*Elizabeth Wainwright2 d. 1756
Birth*21 November 1709Eleazer Davenport was born on 21 November 1709 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3
Baptism27 November 1709He was baptized on 27 November 1709, the church record noting his age as one week, at Brattle Square Church, Boston,1
Death*28 January 1710 and died two months later on 28 January 1710.1,4

Citations

  1. [S929] Brattle Square Church, The Manifesto Church, records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with lists of communicants, baptisms, marriages, and funerals, 1699-1872, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Microreproduction of original published in Boston by The Benevolent Fraternity of Churches, 1902. (Salt Lake City, Utah: filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), page 129. Hereinafter cited as Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872.
  2. [S929] Brattle Square Church, Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872, page 128.
  3. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 112. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."
  4. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", page 112, noting the date as 29 Jan.

Eleazer Davenport1

b. 19 May 1712, d. 30 May 1712
Father*Addington Davenport2 b. 3 Aug 1670, d. 2 Apr 1736
Mother*Elizabeth Wainwright2 d. 1756
Birth*19 May 1712Eleazer Davenport was born on 19 May 1712 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).3
Baptism25 May 1712He was baptized on 25 May 1712 at Brattle Square Church, Boston,1
Death*30 May 1712 and died five days later on 30 May 1712.1

Citations

  1. [S929] Brattle Square Church, The Manifesto Church, records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with lists of communicants, baptisms, marriages, and funerals, 1699-1872, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Microreproduction of original published in Boston by The Benevolent Fraternity of Churches, 1902. (Salt Lake City, Utah: filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968), page 132. Hereinafter cited as Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872.
  2. [S929] Brattle Square Church, Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872, page 128.
  3. [S1016] Henry Davenport, "Genealogical Notice of the Descendants of Eleazer Davenport", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 4, pages 111-116 (April 1850): page 112. Hereinafter cited as "Descendants of Eleazer Davenport."