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Little, Brown, 1862 - New England
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Genealogical information in what is generally known as "Savage" has had some proven flaws by later genealogists. Having said that, these volumes offer a good starting point for early New England families.
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Page 273 - ... Rev. Charles Chauncy, then living at Scituate. He married, n May, 1643, Elizabeth, daughter of the Rev. Ralph Partridge, of Duxbury; and became minister of the church at Weymouth, 2 January, 1644/5, where he labored for twenty years. "His good sense," says Savage in his curiously abbreviated words, "unit, with a general acquaint, in science of that day, acquir. for him great reput. as a physician, and to complete his honors, Mather wh. always loves an exaggera. makes him compose a Hebrew Lexicon,...
Page 257 - ... and, in 1701, another grant, of ten acres, with the condition annexed, that he should support "old Father Churchill " for life. This land was situated in Sandy Bay, near Davison's Run. He died about 1732; leaving an estate of 399, and the following children : William ; John ; Elizabeth, born in 1691 ; Honour, 1693 ; Richard, 1695 ; Joseph, 1698 ; Benjamin, 1700; Caleb, 1703; Samuel, 1706; and Sarah, 1716. WILLIAM married Elizabeth Felt in 1708, and had several children ; but none of the name...
Page 189 - Being last night at the Exchandge, I enquired what ship-carpenters Mr. Winthrop, the Governor, had with him in New England : when I was informed by Mr. Aldersey, the lord-keeper's brother-in-law, and Mr. Cradock, that the Governor hath with him one William Stephens, a shipwright ; soe able a man, as they believe there is hardly such an other to be found in this kingdom.
Page 102 - WALTER, Boston, by w. Mary, wh. join. our ch. 23 May 1647, had Mary, b. 19 Nov. 1640; Eliz. 23 June 1642, d. soon ; John, .10 July 1643 ; and on Sunday aft. the adm. of his w. had bapt. Mary, John, and Stephen, the last " being 1 yr. 6 mos. and a. 18 days old,
Page 3 - ... works would be. of great use. In the preparation for the press of my family genealogy, I found that the maiden name of the wife of the only son of my first American ancestor still eluded my best endeavors ; so, as I had not been able to induce any one else to do the work, I compiled the...
Page 182 - Most of the godly have cause to rejoice, and bless the Lord that strengthens our magistrates and deputies to bear witness against such blasphemers. A further merciful providence. There was baptized, Oct. 23, a male child of one Constant Madock, who had - abortives before, but never any living...
Page 338 - JOHN, Isle of Shoals, fisherman, by his will of 31 Oct. 1670, gave small sum to his min. Thomas Wells of Kittery, and bestow. the rest on John Amerideth and Joanna his w. and as the inv. of Apr. foil. was of so considera.
Page 171 - Boston, younger br. of the first Comfort, a surgeon, had come prob. soon aft. or even with him, from Canterbury, Co. Kent, and brot. w. Susan, and one ch. serv. as our Col. rec. shows, in the Pequot war, 1637, and d.
Page 361 - Sept. rcq. adm. as freem. 19 Oct. of that yr. and was rec. 18 May foil. by w. Dorothy, wh. was prob. d. of the first Bernard Capen, had Ann, b.
Page 339 - TUCKER, JOHN, Portsmouth, perhaps s. of Richard, was one of the founders of the ch . 1671, freem 1673; and call. sen. may have .join. with the great body of people to solicit protect in 1689, from Mass, and d. 2 May 1706. TUCKER, JOHN, Boston, mem. of 3d. ch . freem. 1676. TUCKER, JOHN, Newbury, m.