John Fayerweather1

(Appraiser) Inventory18 September 1747 On 18 September 1747 the Inventory of the estate of the Reverend Benjamin Colman, completed and appraised by William Downe, Daniel Henchman and John Fayerweather, Daniel Henchman and William Downe, appraisers, and sworn to by one of the estate's Executors John Phillips Esq., was filed with Judge Edward Hutchinson in Boston. The total value of the Estate was appraised at £14,460, 7s, 10p, which in 2010 would have been equal to about £1,810,000 or approximately $2,800,000. The inventory provided an itemized list of the contents of each of the rooms, which were described, in his home on Brattle Street, the only real property he owned at his death. The large brick house was valued at £4,000 and the rooms were described as a Study, a large Front Room, a small room between the 2 front chambers, a second Front Room, a Kitchen Chamber, a north Front Chamber, a Keeping Room Chamber, a Chamber over the Study, an Upper Chamber over the Study, another Upper Chamber, and two additional upper Chambers. His cash and bonds were valued at just under £7,000, and his library of books at just under £1,000. Reverend Colman owned two slaves; his Negro man Boston was appraised at £300, and his Negro woman Violet at £220. His wearing apparel and household goods made up the remaining value.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.

Major Martin Fearing1

Marriage*15 January 1811He married Abigail Martin, daughter of Honorable Simeon Martin and Amy ______, on 15 January 1811 in Trinity Church, Newport, Providence County, Rhode Island. Sisters Abigail and Eliza Martin were married in a double ceremony performed by the Reverend Mr. Wheaton.1

Citations

  1. [S954] John J. Dennie and Helen Schatvet Ullmann CG FASG, "The Bible of Thomas Dennie of Boston, Massachusetts", MASSOG. Includes thoroughly researched, and written, informative footnotes. Volume 31, No. 2, pages 53-57 (Summer 2007). Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Dennie of Boston Bible."

Rachel Fennimore1

ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Richard Fennimore1
Mother*Hannah ______1
Birth*Rachel Fennimore was born in Burlington County, New Jersey.1
Marriage*7 November 1774She married first John Heaton, son of Robert Heaton and Ann Carver, on 7 November 1774 in Burlington County.1,2
(Wife) Death5 March 1780Rachel became a widow when John Heaton died on 5 March 1780 at age 27.3,1
Marriage*1784She married second Robert Thomas in 1784.1

Family 1

John Heaton b. 30 Apr 1752, d. 5 Mar 1780

Family 2

Robert Thomas

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, pages 647-648. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1424] U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, online at www.ancestry.com, Burlington, New Jersey, Burlington Monthly Meeting, Minutes, 1677-1777. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935.
  3. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 18, pages 645-646.

Richard Fennimore1

Marriage*He married Hannah ______.1

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 18, pages 647-648. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.

Jane Ferguson1

b. 15 February 1794, d. 1827
Birth*15 February 1794Jane Ferguson was born on 15 February 1794 in Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland.1
Marriage*1 February 1822She married Captain John Fowke, son of Francis Fowke and Mary Lowe, on 1 February 1822 at St. Anne's, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland.1
Death*1827She died in 1827 in either Dublin or Belfast1
Burial* and was buried at the Parish Church, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland.1

Family

Captain John Fowke b. 4 Jul 1794, d. 26 Oct 1851

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.

Phebe Ferguson1

b. 1 February 1776, d. 13 October 1863
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton of Lincolnshire, including the Immigrant Nathaniel
Birth*1 February 1776Phebe Ferguson was born on 1 February 1776.1
Marriage*17 September 1811She married Ebenezer Heaton, son of John Heaton and Sarah Warden, on 17 September 1811.1
Children* Eben and Phebe had at least 3 boys and a girl, however their names are not known.1
(Wife) Death23 December 1830Phebe became a widow when Ebenezer Heaton died on 23 December 1830.2
Death*13 October 1863She died on 13 October 1863 in Clark County, Ohio, at age 87.1

Family

Ebenezer Heaton b. 1783, d. 23 Dec 1830

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, page 168. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, Volume I, Chapter 5, pages 167-168.

Dr. John Ferrall1

Family

Child1.Mary Ferrall1

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.

Mary Ferrall1

Father*Dr. John Ferrall1
Marriage*20 January 1778She married Alexander Burrowes, son of Alexander Burrowes and Martha Mary Beatty, on 20 January 1778.1

Family

Alexander Burrowes b. c 1743, d. 1788

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.

Captain Dennis Feruald1

Marriage*9 October 1750He married Sarah Frost, daughter of Captain Charles Frost and Sarah Pepperell, on 9 October 1750.2

Family

Sarah Frost b. 28 Jun 1730

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), pages 12-13. Hereinafter cited as The Pepperrells in America.
  2. [S1009] Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, The Pepperrells in America, pages 12-13 and 23.

Anna Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Anne Williams1 b. 18 Jan 1710, d. b 22 Feb 1749/50
Birth*Anna Field was probably born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*10 April 1776She married Elkanah Woodward after their Intention of Marriage was recorded in Norton, Bristol County, on 10 April 1776.1,2

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Norton Marriages, Volume 1, page 231. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Daniel Field1

b. 17 July 1681
Father*John Field2 b. c 1645, d. 1698
Mother*Elizabeth Everden2 d. b 1698
Birth*17 July 1681Daniel Field was born on 17 July 1681 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony.2,3
Marriage*6 March 1706He married Sarah Ames, daughter of John Ames Jr. and Sarah Willis, on 6 March 1706 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,4,2

Family

Sarah Ames b. 12 Oct 1685

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Ames, pages 98-104. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [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 121-123. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  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), Births, Volume 1, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 33.

Elizabeth Field1

b. 4 August 1698
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Captain John Field1 b. 20 Feb 1671, d. 1758
Mother*Elizabeth Ames1 b. 6 Sep 1680, d. 1739
Birth*4 August 1698Elizabeth Field was born on 4 August 1698 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*She married Joseph Snow, son of Joseph Snow and Hopestill Alden, in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.3,4

Family

Joseph Snow b. 7 Sep 1690, d. 23 Jul 1773

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), Field, pages 161-162. 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), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Snow, pages 300-304.
  4. [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 168-169. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.

Elizabeth Field1

b. 17 November 1673
Father*John Field1 b. c 1645, d. 1698
Mother*Elizabeth Everden1 d. b 1698
Birth*17 November 1673Elizabeth Field was born on 17 November 1673 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony.1,2
Marriage*3 November 1697She married Clement Briggs of North Purchase on 3 November 1697 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,3

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 121-123. 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), Births, Volume 1, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume 2, page 129.

Elizabeth Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Anne Williams1 b. 18 Jan 1710, d. b 22 Feb 1749/50
Birth*Elizabeth Field was probably born in Bridgewater or Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*21 January 1750After their Intention of Marriage was recorded in Norton on 21 January 1750, she married Peter Presho of Raynham.1,2

Family

Peter Presho

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Norton Marriages, Volume 1, page 232, his surname spelled "Pursho". Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Hannah Field1

Father*John Field1 b. c 1645, d. 1698
Mother*Elizabeth Everden1 d. b 1698
Marriage*She married Samuel Steere of Providence, Rhode Island, son of John Steere.1

Family

Samuel Steere

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 121-123. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.

Hannah Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Patience Wetherell1 b. 3 Jul 1728, d. 15 Feb 1812
Birth*Hannah Field was probably born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*24 April 1772She married Ephraim Wilbore of Raynham on 24 April 1772 in Taunton, Bristol County.2,1

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Marriages, Volume 2, page 180. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Jabez Field1

b. 29 September 1713
Father*Richard Field2,1 b. 17 May 1677, d. 14 Sep 1725
Mother*Susanna Waldo2,1 b. 1684
Birth*29 September 1713Jabez Field was born on 29 September 1713 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Marriage*25 February 1745/46He married Mary Fobes, daughter of Ephraim Fobes and Martha Snell, on 25 February 1745/46 in Bridgewater.1,3

Family

Mary Fobes b. 23 Sep 1722

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), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume 2, page 129.

James Field1

b. 1 June 1729
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*John Field1 b. 27 Feb 1704, d. 1729
Mother*Mary Howard1 b. 1707, d. 12 Jun 1788
Birth*1 June 1729James Field was born on 1 June 1729 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.

James Field1

b. 12 September 1706, d. 11 August 1729
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Captain John Field2,1 b. 20 Feb 1671, d. 1758
Mother*Elizabeth Ames2,1 b. 6 Sep 1680, d. 1739
Birth*12 September 1706James Field was born on 12 September 1706 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England),2,1
Death*11 August 1729 and died unmarried on 11 August 1729 at age 22.1

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), page 172. 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), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

James Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Patience Wetherell1 b. 3 Jul 1728, d. 15 Feb 1812
Birth*James Field was born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*26 May 1779He married Mary Drew of Plymouth on 26 May 1779 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).2,1,3

Family

Mary Drew

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, page 355.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Marriages, Volume 2, page 180. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

John Field1

b. 27 February 1704, d. 1729
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of John Bolton
Father*Captain John Field2 b. 20 Feb 1671, d. 1758
Mother*Elizabeth Ames2 b. 6 Sep 1680, d. 1739
Birth*27 February 1704John Field was born on 27 February 1704 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3
Marriage*1726He married Mary Howard, daughter of Ephraim Howard and Mary Keith, in 1726.1,2
Death*1729He died in 1729.1

Family

Mary Howard b. 1707, d. 12 Jun 1788
Children1.John Field3 b. 8 Apr 1727
2.James Field3 b. 1 Jun 1729

Citations

  1. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.
  2. [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), Field, pages 161-162. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  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), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

John Field1

b. 8 April 1727
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of John Bolton
Father*John Field1 b. 27 Feb 1704, d. 1729
Mother*Mary Howard1 b. 1707, d. 12 Jun 1788
Birth*8 April 1727John Field was born on 8 April 1727 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Citations

  1. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Births, Volume I, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  2. [S470] Collected by Harvey Cushman Pierce, Seven Pierce Families, a record of births, deaths and marriages of the first seven generations of Pierces in America, including a record of the descendants of Abial Peirce to the present (Strasburg, Virginia and Washington DC: originally printed by Shenandoah Publishing House and reprinted by Higginson Book Company, 1936), Section 4, The Descendants of Michael Pierce of Scituate, Massachusetts, pages 145-214. Hereinafter cited as Seven Pierce Families.

John Field1

b. circa 1645, d. 1698
Birth*circa 1645John Field was born circa 1645 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.1
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Everden, daughter of Honorable Anthony Everden, in Providence, Rhode Island.1
(Husband) Deathbefore 1698John became a widower when Elizabeth Everden died before 1698.1
Death*1698He died in 1698 in Providence.1

Family

Elizabeth Everden d. b 1698
Children1.Captain John Field+1 b. 20 Feb 1671, d. 1758
2.Elizabeth Field1 b. 17 Nov 1673
3.Richard Field+1 b. 17 May 1677, d. 14 Sep 1725
4.Lydia Field1 b. 8 Oct 1679
5.Daniel Field1 b. 17 Jul 1681
6.Ruth Field1 b. 25 Jan 1683, d. 22 Nov 1723
7.Hannah Field1

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 121-123. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.

John Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Patience Wetherell1 b. 3 Jul 1728, d. 15 Feb 1812
Birth*John Field was born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,3,4
Marriage*He married Hannah ______.1

Family

Hannah ______

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, pages 235-238, noting his birth date as "about 1740", but also proving he was not the son of Anna but of Patience who didn't marry his father until 1749/50.
  3. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, pages 355-356.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Attleborough Deaths, Volume 1, page 669. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Captain John Field1

b. 20 February 1671, d. 1758
Father*John Field2 b. c 1645, d. 1698
Mother*Elizabeth Everden2 d. b 1698
Birth*20 February 1671Captain John Field was born on 20 February 1671 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony.3,2,4
Marriage*November 1697He married Elizabeth Ames, daughter of John Ames Jr. and Sarah Willis, in November 1697 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,5,6
(Appraiser) Inventory12 April 1722The Inventory of the estate of John Bolton, late of Bridgewater, was appraised and completed by Joseph Edson, Nathaniel Brett and John Field on 12 April 1722. They appeared before Josiah Edson Esq., Justice of the Peace, on 7 May and made an oath to its accuracy according to their best judgment. Administrators John Bolton Jr. and Sarah (Chesebrough) Bolton appeared before Judge Isaac Winslow to approve the submitted inventory, making their oath that it was a true and perfect inventory as far as it came to their knowledge and when more should appear, they would give it to the Judge, and the document was filed with the court on 7 May 1722.

The value of his housing and about 53 acres of land being part of two 50 acre lots was appraised at £340; 4 oxen, 3 cows, 1 heifer, 1 mare and 5 swine were valued at £43, 18s; his farming tools at £13, 1s, 6p, 1 feather bed, bedstead and covering at £7, 5s, wooden vessels and lumber at £4, 7s, Indian Corn at £4, household furniture at £2, iron vessels and utensils about the fire at £2, 10s, a warming iron, glass and earthen vessels at 16s, pewter platters and plates at £1, 18s, a bag of cotton wool, cards and table linen at £1, 6s, 2 pounds of woolen yarn and 1 meal bag at 8s, books appraised at £2, 3s, and his wearing apparel at £4, 11s, 6p.7,8
(Lands Committee) Estate and Land5 April 1723A special committee of five good and sufficient freeholders, Josiah Edson Esq., Nathaniel Hayward, Joseph Edson, Nathaniel Brett and John Field, was appointed by Judge Isaac Winslow to determine the fair distribution of real estate that John Bolton died seized of in the County of Plymouth. Their task was completed on 5 April 1723 and included setting off the widow Sarah (Chesebrough) Bolton's Dower or Thirds of housing or lands, and also setting off an equitable portion or share of land for each of the deceased's children, John Bolton Jr., Samuel Bolton, Sarah (Bolton) Leonard, Elizabeth Bolton, Nicholas Bolton, Mary Bolton, Elisha Bolton, Joseph Bolton, Nathaniel Bolton, and Abigail Bolton.8,7
Residence*circa 1730/31John remained in Bridgewater until circa 1730/31 when he moved back to Providence. He was admitted a freeman in 1731.6
Death*1758He died in Providence in 1758 at age 87.6

Family

Elizabeth Ames b. 6 Sep 1680, d. 1739
Children1.Elizabeth Field9 b. 4 Aug 1698
2.Sarah Field+9 b. 7 Jan 1700
3.Susanna Field9 b. 25 Feb 1702
4.John Field+9 b. 27 Feb 1704, d. 1729
5.James Field10,11 b. 12 Sep 1706, d. 11 Aug 1729

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Ames, pages 98-104. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [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 121-123. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  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), Births, Volume 1, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, page 166, noting birthplace as Providence, Rhode Island.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume II, page 31.
  6. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, page 166.
  7. [S624] Probate records, 1686-1903; with index and docket, 1685-1967, Massachusetts Probate Court (Plymouth County), microfilm of originals at Plymouth, Massachusetts on 157 microfilm reels filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1968. Includes Index. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, FHL Film# 549782, Index and Docket Abe-Bur 1685-1881, Case number 2216; FHL Film# 550705, Index to probates 1686-1820; FHL Film# 550510, Probates 1717-1724, Volume 4, pages 322-324; FHL Film# 550511, Probates 1724-1731, Volume 5, pages 643-649. Hereinafter cited as Plymouth County Massachusetts Probate (Index) 1686-1903.
  8. [S1124] John Bolton, Probate (1723 Bridgewater, Plymouth County) Case number 2216, Box 107049 on FHL Film# 2426726. Probate file papers 1686-1881, Plymouth County, Massachusetts; microfilm of records at Supreme Judicial Court, Boston, on 246 microfilm reels. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Probate of John Bolton (1723 Bridgewater).
  9. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Field, pages 161-162.
  10. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Births, Volume I, page 110.
  11. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, page 172.

Jude Field1

b. February 1766, d. 14 May 1832
Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Patience Wetherell1 b. 3 Jul 1728, d. 15 Feb 1812
Birth*February 1766Jude Field was born in February 1766 in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*17 April 1788He married Abigail Carpenter of Norton on 17 April 1788 in Norton, Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3
(Husband) Death12 February 1832Jude became a widower when Abigail Carpenter died on 12 February 1832.4
Death*14 May 1832Described as "formerly of Taunton", he died just three months after his wife on 14 May 1832 in Dighton, Bristol County, at age 66.5

Family

Abigail Carpenter b. c 1771, d. 12 Feb 1832

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, page 358.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Marriages, Volume 2, page 180. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Deaths, Volume 3, page 80.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Taunton Deaths, Volume 3, page 81.

Lydia Field1

b. 8 October 1679
Father*John Field1 b. c 1645, d. 1698
Mother*Elizabeth Everden1 d. b 1698
Birth*8 October 1679Lydia Field was born on 8 October 1679 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony.2,3
Marriage*2 October 1701She married Thomas Manley on 2 October 1701 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).4,1

Family

Thomas Manley

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 121-123. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S1190] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Field Genealogy, Volume 1, pages 121-123, noting date as 9 October 1679.
  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), Births, Volume 1, page 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume 2, page 130.

Lydia Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Patience Wetherell1 b. 3 Jul 1728, d. 15 Feb 1812
Birth*Lydia Field was probably born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.

Mary Field1

b. 5 October 1709
Father*Richard Field2,1 b. 17 May 1677, d. 14 Sep 1725
Mother*Susanna Waldo2,1 b. 1684
Birth*5 October 1709Mary Field was born on 5 October 1709 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1
Marriage*16 March 1747She married Samuel Noyes on 16 March 1747 in Bridgewater.3,1

Family

Samuel Noyes

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), Births, Volume I, page 111. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Marriages, Volume 2, page 130.

Mary Field1

Father*Zebulon Field1 b. 23 Aug 1707, d. 1 Jul 1797
Mother*Anne Williams1 b. 18 Jan 1710, d. b 22 Feb 1749/50
Birth*Mary Field was probably born in Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Marriage*27 November 1766She married Daniel Knapp of Norton on 27 November 1766 in Norton, Bristol County.2,1

Family

Daniel Knapp

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 235-238. Hereinafter cited as Field Genealogy, Volume 1.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Norton Marriages, Volume 1, page 232. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.