A Genealogical Dictionary of  The First Settlers of New England,
Before 1692

Volume #1, Pgs 477 - 486
Cromwell - Curtis

By James Savage

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CROMWELL, DAVID, Dover 1662, prob. s. of Philip, but may have been br. GILES, Newbury, an early sett. whose w. d. 14 June 1648. She was prob. mo. of all his ch. but he m. 10 Sept. 1648, Alice Wiseman, wh. d. 6 June 1669, He had Argentine, wh. m. 25 Nov. 1662, Benjamin Cram; Dorothy, and Philip, prob. older, as well as Thomas; and, perhaps, John; and d. 25 Feb. 1673. Dorothy d. at Salem 27 Sept. 1673, aged 67, as the gr.stone has it. JOHN, Newbury, b. a. 1636, may have been s. of the preced. m. 2 Nov. 1662, Joan Butler. JOHN, Boston, by w. Rebecca had Rebecca, b. 20 July 1654. JOHN, Salem, s. of Philip of the same, had w. Hannah, but no ch. prob. His will, pro. 27 Sept. 1700, names none, but gives £30 to establ. sch. for poor ch. JOHN, Dover, proh. s. of Philip of the same, m. 13 Jan. 1692, Elizabeth Thomas. PHILIP, Salem 1647, s. of Giles, b. in Eng. a. 1614, wheelwright, says Felt; butcher, says Coffin; was freem. 1665; selectman 1671-5; had John, bef. ment. by w. Dorothy, that had been wid. of Allen Kingston, wh. d. 28 Sept. 1673; by w. Mary, wid. Lemon, m. 19 Nov. 1674, wh. d. 14 Nov. 1683, aged 72; and also third w. Margaret, nam. in his will, no ch. is kn. and he d. 30 Mar. 1693, aged 83. PHILIP, Dover 1657-74, m. Elizabeth d. of Thomas Laighton, had Ann, b. 19 Aug. 1674; and was, prob. too old to have more, call. 74 in 1686. By former w. or ws. he, perhaps, had eno. ch. of wh. Sarah that m. Timothy Wentworth may have been one. SAMUEL, Mass. freem. 3 Sept. 1634. THOMAS, Newbury 1637, then 20 yrs. old, s. of Giles, rem. to Hampton 1639, was a physician, rem. to Salem; had w. Ann, s. Thomas, wh. d. 16 Mar. 1663; and ds. Jane, wh. m. 19 Mar. 1666, Jonathan Pickering and Ann, m. Benjamin Ager or Auger; next, 26 June 1672, m. David Phippen, and was liv. as his wid. Jan. 1714. He left to the town of S. by his will L30. for a writ. sch. THOMAS, Boston, mariner, styl. hims. of London, made a large fortune by privateering, came hither to enjoy it, 1646, had w. Ann, d. Elizabeth and d. bef. 10 Oct. 1649. His will of 29 Aug. was pro. 26 Oct. of that yr. Winthrop II. 264, says he was brot. into the world by the Caesarian operat. and never saw f. or mo. His wid. soon m. Robert Knight of Boston, and shortly aft. his d. 1655, m. John Joyliffe. His d. Elizabeth m. 18 Aug. 1659, Richard Price. Sometimes the name in our rec. appears, as it sound. Crumwell.

CROOKER, DANIEL, Marshfield, perhaps s. of Francis, m. 20 Jan. 1682, Mary Bumpas. FRANCIS, Scituate, m. 1647, Mary Gaunt of Barnstable, perhaps d. of Peter, rem. soon after 1648, it is thot. to Marshfield. See Deane for curious note about his health. WILLIAM, Stratford, an orig. propr. of wh. no more is kn. but that he liv. at New Haven in 1647, sold to Henry Wakelyn, his ld.

CROSBY, ANTHONY, Rowley 1643, surgeon, had Anthony, wh. was 23 yrs. old in 1659; Joseph, 25 in 1665; and prob. Hannah, wh. m. 1 Dec. 1655, John Johnson. Perhaps his wid. Prudence was sec. w. of Edward Carlton. ANTHONY, Rowley, surgeon, s. of the preced. perhaps b. in [[vol. 1, p. 477]] Eng. m. 29 Dec. 1659, or, as ano. acco. says, 1666, Prudence, d. of Jonathan Wade of Ipswich, had Nathaniel, b. 1667; Nathan, 1669; and, perhaps, others, earlier or later. His wid. m. 9 July 1673, Rev. Seaborn Cotton, as sec. w. ELEAZUR, Eastham, s. of the first Thomas, m. 24 Oct. 1706, Patience Freeman, had Rebecca, b. 12 May 1709; Sylvanus, 1712; Isaac; and seven others. HENRY, Salem, m. 5 June 1683, Deliverance, prob. d. of Giles Cory, had Henry b. 14 May 1684. JOSEPH, Braintree, youngest s. of Simon, m. 1 June 1675, Sarah, d. of Richard Brackett, had Sarah, b. 29 Oct. 1677; Thomas and Simon, tw. 16 Jan. 1689; Ebenezer; and other ch.; rep. 1689, d. 26 Nov. 1695. JOSEPH, Eastham, s. of Thomas of the same, had Theophilus, b. 31 Dec. 1694. NATHANIEL, Rowley 1691, s. of Anthony. SIMON, Cambridge, came in the Susan and Ellen, 1635, aged 26; with w. Ann, 25; and s. Thomas, 8 wks.; freem. 3 Mar. 1636; had Simon, b. Aug. 1637; and Joseph, Feb. 1639; selectman 1636 and 8, d. Sept. 1639. His young wid. m. Rev. William Tompson of Braintree. His est. by sev. mesne conveyances pass. 1707, to Rev. William Brattle, being that partly occup. now by the Brattle ho. SIMON, Billerica, s. of the preced. freem. 1668; rep. 1692, 7, and 8; m. 15 July 1659, Rachel, d. of Richard Bracket, had Rachel, b. 20 Aug. 1660; Simon; Thomas, 10 Mar. 1666; Joseph, 5 Mar. 1669; Hannah, 30 Mar. 1672; Nathan, 9 Feb. 1675; Josiah, 11 Nov. 1677; Mary, 23 Nov. 1680; and Sarah, 27 July 1684. Descend. are spread thro. Maine, Mass. and New Hampsh. SIMON, Eastham, s. of Thomas, m. 27 Aug. 1691, Mary Nickerson, had Samuel, b. 11 July 1692; and Elizabeth 15 Sept. 1693. THOMAS, Cambridge 1640, perhaps rem. to Rowley. THOMAS, Eastham, eldest s. of first Simon, b. in Eng. an inf. brot. by his f.; H. C. 1653, preach. yet not ord. at E. d. 1721 acc. the Catal. but by the later rept. of a very careful searcher, 13 June 1702, at Boston; had Thomas, b. 7 Apr. 1663; Simon, 5 July 1665; Sarah, 24 Mar. 1667; Joseph, 27 Jan. 1669; John, and Thomas, tw. Dec. 1670, of wh. Thomas d. in 10 wks.; William, Mar. 1673; Ebenezer, 28 Mar. 1675; Ann, Mercy, and Increase, at one b. 15 Apr. 1678, d. all soon; and Eleazer, 30 Mar. 1689. THOMAS, Eastham, s. of the preced. by w. Hannah, wh. d. 8 Jan. 1729, had John, wh. d. 25 May 1714; and the f. d. 12 Apr. 1731. Twelve of this name had been gr. in 1834 at Harv. and twelve at the other N. E. coll.

CROSCUM, GEORGE, Marblehead 1653, a fisherman.

CROSS, GEORGE, Ipswich, perhaps s. of the first Robert, had Thomas, b. 10 Mar. 1689. HENRY, came in the Increase, 1635, a carpenter, aged 20. JOHN, Watertown, came in the Elizabeth from Ipswich, 1634, aged 50, with w. Ann, 38; but sec. w. Mary had Mary, b. 10 May 1641; he d. 15 Sept. 1640. His wid. m. 1642, Robert Saunderson, the silversmith, d. 13 Nov. 1669. JOHN, Ipswich 1635, by w. Ann had Ann, [[vol. 1, p. 478]] bapt. 9 Oct. 1638; rem. to Hampton, freem. 6 Sept. 1639, rep. 1640, perhaps in 1642 at Dover, and back again to I. d. 1652. His inv. of Sept. was of £382, 5, 2; and the only ch. Susanna m. Thomas Hammond. JOHN, Windsor 1645, had, perhaps, been at Stamford. JOHN, Wells, was constable there 1647, d. a. 1676, leav. wid. Frances, and s. John, and Joseph, of wh. John d. soon aft. his f. JOHN, Boston 1663, a brewer. JOHN, a soldier of Moseley's comp. Dec. 1675. JOHN Windsor, perhaps s. of William, m. 3 Nov. 1686, Mary Grant, wh. d. 29 June 1720, had Hannah, b. 10 Apr. 1694, d. under 3 yrs. Other ch. are nam. in his will, Nathaniel Mary Picket, Hannah Jagger, and Mary Bates. He d. 23 July 1721. JOSEPH, Plymouth 1638, rem. perhaps, to Maine, was constable of Wells 1670. NATHANIEL, br. of John of Windsor. PETER, Ipswich 1673. PETER, Norwich, had gr. of lot 1680. RALPH, Ipswich, s. of Robert the first, d. 1711, leav. wid. Mary. RICHARD, Salem, m. 24 Nov. 1670, Jane Pudeater, had Elizabeth b. 17 Aug. foll. and John, 12 Apr. 1673. ROBERT, Ipswich 1639, had serv. in the Pequot war; by w. wh. d. 29 Oct. 1677, had sev. ch. but names of only Robert, perhaps eldest, Martha, wh. m. William Durgin or Durkee, Stephen, and Ralph, b. 15 Feb. 1659, prob. youngest, have reach. me. ROBERT, Ipswich, s. of the preced. m. 19 Feb. 1665, Martha, youngest d. of Thomas Treadwell, had Robert, b. 21 Jan. foll.; and Thomas, 29 Nov. 1667. SAMUEL, was, perhaps, first at Stamford, went to Windsor, m. 12 July 1677, Elizabeth wid. of Edward Chapman,had Hannah, b. 11 June 1678, d. at 2 yrs.; and Samuel, b. and d. 10 Dec. 1679; d. 1707, without ch. STEPHEN, Ipswich 1664, perhaps s. of the first Robert, by w. Elizabeth had one s. b. 1686, wh. d. soon; and John, a. 1687; and the f. was d. in Jan. 1705. STEPHEN, Boston, m. 1690, Mary, wid. of Robert Lawrence, d. of John Phillips of Dorchester, wh. had been wid. of George Munjoy of Falmouth. WILLIAM, Hartford 1645, says Hinman, 19, was of Fairfield 1649. There he d. a. 1655, leav. wid. and, perhaps, ch.

CROSSING, WILLIAM, emb. at Barbados, for Boston, 1 Apr. 1679 in the ship Blessing, but was not prob. an inhab.

CROSSMAN, JOHN, Taunton, one of the first purch. a. 1639, had Robert. JOHN, Taunton, perhaps eldest s. of the first Robert, m. 7 Jan. 1690, Joanna Thayer. JOSEPH, Taunton, s. of the first Robert, m. 24 Nov. 1685, Sarah Alden. ROBERT, Taunton, s. of John, perhaps b. in Eng. by w. Sarah had John, b. 16 Mar. 1654; Mary, 16 July 1655, wh. m. 24 Aug. 1673, John Gould; Robert, 3 Aug. 1657; Joseph, 25 Apr. 1659; Nathaniel, 7 Aug. 1660; Eleazer, 16 Mar. 1663, d. young; Elizabeth 2 May 1665; Samuel, 25 July 1667; Mercy, 20 Mar. 1669 or 70; Thomas, 6 Oct. 1671; Susanna, 14 Feb. 1673. Nathaniel was k. by the Ind. 8 Mar. 1676, at Wrentham. ROBERT, Taunton, s. of the preced. m. 21 July 1679, Hannah Brooks, had Nathaniel, b. 10 Mar 1680. SAMUEL, Taunton, br. of the preced. m. 19 Dec. 1689, Elizabeth Bell; and 22 Dec. 1696, he m. Mary Sawyer. THOMAS, youngest br. of the preced. was a soldier of Gallop's comp. in the Canada exped. 1690.

CROSSTHWAYTE, or CROSWAIT, CHARLES, Boston, by w. Judith had [[vol. 1, p. 479]] George, b. 16 June 1671; George, again, 3 Mar. 1676; Charles, 3 Feb. 1678; and John, 7 May 1680; but of him I see no more.

CROSWELL, THOMAS, Charlestown, had w. Priscilla, d. of deac. John Upham, wh. d. 8 Dec. 1717, aged 75.

CROUTCH, CROWCH, or CROUCH, SIMON. See Couch. WILLIAM, Charlestown 1654, by w. Sarah, m. 21 Feb. 1657, had David, 16 Jan. 1659; Mary, bapt. 22 Dec. 1661; Elizabeth 4 Sept. 1664; Richard, and Hannah, tw. 17 Mar. 1667; Joseph, 22 Aug. 1669; and William, b. 16 Nov. 1678. A wid. C. was liv. there in 1678; and, in a diff. ho. a William, perhaps her s. The name was contin. in C. for I find the gr.stone of Jonathan there, wh. d. 25 Nov. 1714, aged 58.

CROW, CHRISTOPHER, Windsor, freem. of Conn. 1658, m. 15 Jan. 1657, Mary, d. of Benjamin Burr; d. 1680, leav. Samuel, Benoni, Thomas, and four ds. Hinman, 127, says he d. 1681, and gives the ages of the ch. Samuel, 21 yrs.; Mary, 18; Hannah, 15; Martha, 14; Benoni, 12; Margaret, 11; and Thomas, 5. His wid. m. Josiah Clark of W. and Mary m. John Clark, br. of Josiah. CHRISTOPHER, Salem, m. 8 Oct. 1657, Deliverance Bennett, had Hannah, b. perhaps, 10 Sept. foll. ELI, a soldier from some E. part of the Col. was at Northampton, Apr. 1676. JOHN, Charlestown 1635, whose w. Elishua came, says Frothingham, 84, in the preced. yr. and we see in Budington she was rec. of the ch. 4 Jan. of this yr. had Moses, bapt. 24 June 1637, wh. prob. d. young; John, perhaps 1638, in wh. yr. he rem. to the new planta. of Yarmouth, in Plymouth Col. bec. freem. 1640, rep. 1641-3, and d. Jan. 1673; had, I presume, b. at Y. Samuel and Thomas, perhaps more ch. JOHN, Hartford, an orig. propr. was, perhaps, there in 1637, or 8, m. Elizabeth only ch. of William Goodwin, the famous rul. Elder, had s. John, Samuel, Daniel, and Nathaniel, ds. Esther, wh. m. Giles Hamlin, of Middletown; Sarah, b. 1 Mar. 1647; Ann, or Hannah, 13 July 1649, wh. m. Thomas Dickinson of Hadley; Mehitable, m. Samuel Partridge of Hadley; Elizabeth 1650, m. William Warren, and not, next, Phineas Wilson, as sometimes said; Mary m. Noah Coleman of Hadley, and, next, 16 Sept. 1680, Peter Montague; Sarah m. Daniel White of Hatfield; and Ruth m. William Gaylord, and next, John Haley, both of Hadley. Here are one s. and one d. more than Porter ment. beside that the intermarriages in sev. cases of the ds. are diff. from his. He tells us, that Warren, the h. of Elizabeth d. 1689, and she m. Phineas Wilson, wh. d. 1691, and she d. 1727. He sided with his f.-in-law in the relig. controv. and with him went to plant Hadley, bec. freem. of Mass. 1666, but many yrs. aft. rem. back to Hartford, there d. 16 Jan. 1686. His s. Daniel d. 1693, leav. wid. but no ch. JOHN, Fairfield, s. of the preced. a merch. in the W. I. trade, d. 1667, on the ocean, leav. good est. but no w. nor ch. 

JOHN, Yarmouth, s. of first John, m. Mehitable, d. of Rev. John Miller, had John, [[vol. 1, p. 480]] b. 1662; Samuel; Mehitable; Lydia; Jeremiah; Elizabeth; Susanna; and Hannah; prob. in differ. order of success. and d. 28 Jan. 1689; and his wid. d. 23 Feb. 1715. The name bec. Crowell in the third generat. JOHN, Billerica, a propr. 1655. NATHANIEL, Hartford, s. of John, by w. Deborah had Elizabeth b. 1685; John, 1687; and Deborah, 1694; and he d. 1695. His wid. m. Andrew Warner, and d. 1697. SAMUEL, Hadley, br. of the preced. m. Sarah, d. of William Lewis of Farmington, had Samuel, and Mary, was k. May 1676 in the Falls fight. His wid. m. the same yr. Daniel Marsh. SAMUEL; Windsor, s. prob. of the first Christopher, m. 30 Jan. 1690, Martha, d. of John Moses of the same, had Martha, b. 13 Nov. foll. THOMAS, Yarmouth. His est. is still enjoy. by descend. See Crowell. WILLIAM, Plymouth 1643, able to bear arms, m. 1 Apr. 1664, Hannah, d. of first Josiah Winslow, had no ch. d. Jan. 1684, aged a. 55, says her gr.stone, in his will ment. brs. Samuel, Robert, and Thomas, all of Coventry, Eng. YELVERTON, or ELVERTON, Plymouth, had, in 1643, been of Yarmouth, there had Thomas and Elizabeth tw. b. 9 May 1649; rep. 1663. Baylies, II. 55.

CROWELL, JOHN, Yarmouth. See Crow. THOMAS, Yarmouth, perhaps br. of John, by w. Agnes had (beside, perhaps, others), John, Thomas, and Lydia; d. 9 Mar. 1690, leav. wid. and those ch. Lydia m. Feb. 1677, Ebenezer Goodspeed.

CROWFOOT, JOSEPH, Springfield 1658, freem. 1672, m. 14 Apr. 1658, Mary Hillier, d. 8 Apr. 1678, leav. Joseph, Mary, John, Samuel, James, Daniel, Matthew, and David. SAMUEL, Hadley, s. of Joseph, m. Mary, d. of Isaac Warner; wh. d. 9 Apr. 1702, had six ch. by her, and m. 30 Nov. 1704, Abigail, d. of John Dickinson, first of the same, wid. of Thomas Croft, had Sarah, b. 25 May 1706; his w. d. 1714, and he d. 10 Oct. 1733, aged 71, as his gr.stone tells. In Conn. some descend. write their name Crowfut or Crofut.

CROWNE, HENRY, Newcastle 1676, perhaps s. of William, m. 1 May of that yr. Alice Rogers, had John, b. 10 Nov. 1679; Elizabeth 27 May 1684; Agnes, 19 July 1686; Rebecca, 23 Jan. 1690; and William, 1 Jan. 1692; kept an alehouse 1683. WILLIAM, Boston 1657, came with a patent of 8 Sept. 1656 from his Highness, Oliver, Lord Protector, & c. in conjunct. with the Sieur de La Tour, and Col. Thomas Temple. He was to have, in div. of this grand province of Acadia, all W. of Machias for 30 lea. includ. Penobscot, and up Machias riv. 130 lea. on its W. bank; was freem. 1660, and had more productive, tho. narrower, est. by gr. of the Col. 500 acres near Sudbury in 1662, and by purchase of 1674 at Mendham. See a valua. paper in Geneal. Reg. VI. 46, a. his serv. as friend of N. E. But I do not concur with the writer in claim. his s. John, the poet, "as an American by b." wh. in my opin. preced. the first com. of his father.

CROWTHER, JOHN, Portsmouth 1631, sent by Mason the patentee, was there 1640. [[vol. 1, p. 481]]

CRUFTS, WILLIAM, Kittery 1687.

CRUMB, or CROMB, DANIEL, Westerly 1669, m. Alice, wid. of Richard Haughton; but by a former w. I suppose, had William, and a a. wh. m. Edward Austin. He d. 1713, and his wid. d. 29 Jan. 1716. WILLIAM, Westerly, s. of the preced. b w. Hannah had Joseph, William, Rachel, Mercy, Jemima, and Elizabeth but not a single date is attach. to any.

CRUTTEDEN, ABRAHAM, Guilford 1639, brot. w. Mary, and on or more ch. from Eng. d. Jan. 1683; had, prob. Abraham, Isaac, Mary, Elizabeth Hannah, Deborah, and Thomas, wh. d. unm. 8 Feb. 1698. Mary m. George Bartlett, and d. 11 Sept. 1669; Elizabeth m. John Graves; Hannah m. George Highland; and Deborah d. 24 Apr. 1658, prob. unm. His sec. w. m. 31 May 1665, was Joanna, wid. of William Chittenden, wh. d. 16 Aug. 1668. ABRAHAM, Guilford, s. of the preced. perhaps b. in Eng. m. 13 May 1661, Susanna, d. of Thomas Grigson of New Haven, had Abraham, b. 6 Mar. 1662; Sarah, 21 Aug. 1665; Thomas, 31 Jan. 1667; John, 1 Aug. 1671; and Joseph, 9 Apr. 1674; and d. 25 Sept. 1694. ABRAHAM, Guilford, s. of the preced. m. 6 May 1686, Susanna, d. of John Kirby of Middletown, had Abraham, b. 1 Apr. 1687; Mary, 16 Dec. 1690; John, 1 Dec. 1693; Daniel, 27 lay 1696; Ann, 10 May 1701; and Ebenezer, 1 Sept. 1705. ISAAC, Guilford, s. of first Abraham, m. 20 Sept. 166, Lydia, d. of John, or (more prob.) of his br. Anthony, Thompson of New Haven, had Isaac, b. 9 Aug. 1666, d. young; Lydia 17 July 1668; Elizabeth 22 Sept. 1670; Deborah, 23 Oct. 1673; Samuel, 1 Nov. 1675; Hannah, 27 Mar. 1678; Jabez, 25 Feb. 1680, d. young; Mehitable, 11 Apr. 1682; Naomi, 23 June 1685, d. soon; and Naomi, again, 1687, d. young. JOHN, Guilford, s. of sec. Abraham, m. 6 May 1702, Bathsheba, d. of Isaac Johnson, had Elizabeth b. 3 Feb. 1704; Bathsheba, 8 Oct. 1705; Rachel, 24 Oct. 1707; John, 2 May 1710; Mary, 30 Mar. 1713; David, 3 Dec. 1716; and Isaac, 3 Apr. 1720; and d. 16 May 1751. JOSEPH, Guilford, youngest br. of the preced. m. 2 May 1700, Mary, d. of Jonathan Hoyt, wh. d. 3 Jan. 1750, had Hannah, b. 6 Apr. 1703; Deborah, 3 June 1705; Joseph, 17 Aug. 1708; Mercy, 4 Feb. 1711; Seth, 14 Oct. 1718; and Jane, 23 Feb. 1721; and he d. Feb. 1753. THOMAS, Guilford, br. of the preced. m. 11 Sept. 1690, Abigail, d. of John Hull of Killingworth, had Abigail, b. 23 Dec. 1691; Elizabeth 1693; Sarah, 6 Feb. 1694; Thomas, 1696; Esther, 1698; Lydia; Hull, 1706; Susanna, 1708; and Josiah, 1710; d. 14 Sept. 174.

CUDDINGTON. See Coddington.

CUDWORTH, ISRAEL, Scituate, s. of James, had Mary, b. 1678. JAMES, Scituate 1634, by Deane is suppos. to have come in the Charles with Hatherly 1632, a very valua. man, join. the ch. 18 Jan. [[vol. 1, p. 482]] 1635, with his w. wh. bore him James, bapt. 3 May 1635, under his own roof, prob. the place where the congr. then worship.; Mary, 23 July 1637; Jonathan, 16 Sept. 1638, d. in few days; Israel, 18 Apr. 1641; Joanna, 26 Mar. 1643; beside a s. bur. very young, 24 June 1644; and others, certain. Hannah, and ano. Jonathan, of wh. we find not the bapt. rep. 1649-56, and again in 1659, when for his tenderness to the Quakers he as reject.; an Assist. 1656-8, capt. of the militia, and in the early part of Philip's war comm. of the whole force of Plymouth col. in 1681 dep.-gov. d. 168. He was in London, as Col. agent, here he d. of smallpox soon aft. arr. and he had serv. as Commiss. of the Un. Col. in 1657. Baylies, 1. 280. IV. 13-15. Mary m. 1660, Robert Whitcomb of Scituate. He had tak. w. in Eng. a d. of Rev. Dr. Stoughton, as is infer. from a let. in Geneal. Reg. XIV. 101, and rem. with Lothrop to Barnstable, but aft. few yrs. went back to S. In his will, early in 1682, he gives to James, Israel, Jonathan, and ds. Hannah Jones, and four ch. of d. Mary Whitcomb. JAMES, Scituate, s. of the preced. had Mary, b. 1667; Sarah, 1669; James, 1670; Joanna, 1671; Elizabeth 1672; Abigail, 1674; and John, 1677; all liv. at his d. His wid. Mary d. 1699. JONATHAN, Scituate, br. of the preced. m. Sarah, d. of Jonathan Jackson, had Nathaniel, b. 1667; Bethia, 1671; Hannah, 8 May 1674; Sarah, 1676; Jonathan, 1679; James, 1682; Israel, 1683; and Rachel, 1689.

CULLEN, JAMES, a soldier in Turner's comp. 1676, for Philip's war.

CULLICK, JOE, Hartford 1639, a capt. rep. 1644, 6, and 7, Assist. and Secr. 1648 and sev. yrs. aft. m. 20 May 1648, Elizabeth sis. not d. (as I had said in note upon Winthrop Hist. 1. 228, of Ed. 1853, hav. been misled by some Conn. author.) of George Fenwick, Esq. of Saybrook, prob. as sec. w. had John, b. 4 May 1649, H. C. 1668; and Elizabeth 15 July 1652; rem. to Boston, where he was receiv. into the ch. 27 Nov. 1659 with his w. and two elder ch. John and Mary. I suppose it was an elder d. Hannah, wh. m. 20 May 1660, Pelatiah Glover. He was from Felstead, Essex, serv. as Commiss. of the Un. Col. for Conn. and d. at B. 23 Jan. 1663. His wid. m. Richard Ely, and much contention foll. a. the est. His d. Elizabeth m. Oct. 1671, Benjamin Batten of Boston. JOHN, Boston, of the preced. d. bef. 1698, prob. many yrs.

CULLIMORE. See Collamore.

CULLIVER, JOHN, Boston 1655, mariner.

CULVER, EDWARD, Dedham, wheelwright, had John, b. 15 Apr. 1640; Joshua, 12 Jan. 1643; Samuel, 9 Jan. 164; Gershom, bapt. 3 Dec. 1648; and Hannah, 11 Apr. 1652, both at Roxbury, whither he had rem. but next yr. went to New London, where he had Joseph, and, perhaps, Edward. His w. was Ann; and he d. 168, near the head of Mistick, on Groton side of the town. EDWARD, Norwich 1680, perhaps s. of the preced. m. 15 Jan. 1682, Sarah, had Ephraim, b. 1683; [[vol. 1, p. 483]]

John, 1685; Sarah, 1688, d. soon; Edward, 1689; Samuel, 1690; Hezekiah, 1692; and Sarah, again, 1694. JOHN, New Haven, s. of first Edward, had Abigail, b. 1676; and James, 1679; rem. to New London, Groton side, where he had been in 1667; in 1703, with w. Mary, gave s. James, est. JOSEPH, New London 1676, br. of the preced. JOSHUA, New London, br. of the preced. went, aft. 1667, to New Haven, m. 23 Dec. 1672, Elizabeth d. of Timothy Ford, there had ch. Elizabeth b. 7 Oct. 1673; Ann, 15 May 1677; both d. soon; and Elizabeth again, 21 Aug. 1678. but rem. last to Wallingford. SAMUEL, New London, br. of the preced. for some misdemean. withdrew a. 1674, and is not again kn.

CUMBY, or CUMBEE HUMPHREY. Boston, mariner, by w. Sarah had John, b. 23 Jan. 1651; Robert, 14 Feb. 1656; and Esther, 1 Mar. 1657; was liv. 1673.

CUMMINGS, COMINGS, CUMMENS or with single m, with, or without s, and COMYNS, ABRAHAM, Dunstable, s. of John, had, at Woburn, by w. Sarah, Abraham, b. 7 Oct. 1690; Sarah, 10 Feb. 1694; Jacob, 3 Jan. 1696; and at D. Josiah, 12 July 1698. DAVID, Dorchester 1664, a. 12 Dec. 1690. Elizabeth prob. his w. d. 13 Nov. 1689. ISAAC, Ipswich, freem. 18 May 1642, may have been at Watertown bef. and aft. at Topsfield, for in 1661 Isaac sen. a deac. and Isaac jun. (wh. by w. Mary had a s. b. 3 Nov. in that yr. and was liv. in 1686) were there. In his will of 1676 he names s. Isaac, s.-in-law John Jewett, h. of Elizabeth and John Pease, h. of Ann. ISAAC, Topsfield, perhaps s. of the preced. freem. 1673. JOHN Rowley 1667, possib. but not prob. s. of Isaac, Topsfield, where, by w. Sarah, d. of Thomas Howlett, I think, he had Sarah, b. 28 Jan. 1662; freem. 1673, rem. to Dunstable 1684, and next yr. was one of the found. of the ch. selectman, and town clk. He had w. Sarah, and ch. John; Nathaniel; Sarah; Thomas, b. 1659; Abraham; Isaac; and Ebenezer; the last two d. 2 Nov. 1688; and he d. 1 Dec. 1700, and his w. d. six days aft. His d. Sarah m. 24 Dec. 1682, Samuel French. JOHN, Dunstable, s. of the preced. m. 13 Sept. 1680, Elizabeth and John, b. 7 July 1682; Samuel, 6 Oct. 1684; Elizabeth 5 Jan. 1687; Ann, 14 Sept. 1698; Lydia, 24 Mar. 1701; and William, 24 Apr. 1702. His w. was k. by the Ind. 3 July 1706. Belkn. 1. 173. NATANIEL, Dunstable, br. of the preced. had John, b. 14 Jan. 1698; Nathaniel 8 Sept 169; Eliezer, 19 Oct. 1701; and Joseph, 26 May 1704. RICHARD, of Isle of Shoals, join. with Thomas Turpin in purch. of all est. of Francis Williams of Portsmouth, in Dec. 1645, and in short tim rem. to Mas. freem. 1669, but went back, I presume, to Maine, and d. at Scarborough 1676, where his prop. was not small. THOMAS, Dunstable, s. of first John, m. 1 Dec. 188, Priscilla Warner, had Priscilla, b. 1 Oct. 18; Mary, 23 Apr. 162; Ann, 6 Feb. 1699; Thomas, 10 Apr. 1701; Jonathan, 3 July 1703; Ephraim, 10 Mar. [[vol. 1, p. 484]] 1706; and Samuel, 12 Apr. 1708; and d. 20 Jan. 1723. WILLIAM Salem 1637, prob. the support. of Wheelwright, disarm. that yr. Ann, possib. his d. m. 8 Oct. 1669, at S. John Pease. Seven of this name, with its various spell. had been gr. at Harv. in 1820, and eleven at other N. E. coll.

CUNDY SAUL, Marblehead 1674.

CUNLIFF, CUNLITH, or CUNDLIEF, HENRY, Dorchester, freem. 1644, when the rec. has Cunlithe or Gunlithe as Mr. Paige reads it; by w. Susanna had Susanna, b. 15 Mar. 1645; rem. with early sett. 1609, to Northampton, was one of the found. of the ch. 18 June 1661, there d. 14 Sept. 1673. His wid. d. 19 No. 1675. His only ch. Susanna had been betroth. to Eldad Pomeroy, wh. d. 1662, and she m. 1663, Matthew Cole; and, 12 Dec. 1665, John Webb, jr.

CUNNINGHAM, ANDREW Boston 1684. PATRICK, Springfield, d. 12 Sept. 1680. Sprague. Four of this name had been gr. at Harv. and one at Yale in 1834.

CURNEY or CORNEY, ELISHA, Gloucester, s. of John of the same, m. Rebecca, d. possib. of one of the John Smiths; and Babson says, he had a large farm of ch. JOHN, Gloucester, m. 18 Nov. 1670, Abigail Skilling, perhaps d. of Thomas, had Elisha, b. 2 Sept. 1672; Abigail, 8 Feb. 1676; John, 27 Sept. 1678, d. in few days; Mary, 1682; and Babson thinks, that ano. s. JOHN, m. 1713, Mary Cook, perhaps d. of John; and he d. 1722.

CURRIER, RICHARD Salisbury 1610, by w. Ann had Hannah, b. 8 July 1643; Thomas, 8 Mar. 1646; and, earlier, prob. Sarah, wh. m. 23 June 1659, Samuel Fogg of Hampton; and he d. 17 May 1689. Hannah m. 23 June 169, Samuel Foote. SAMUEL Haverhill, m. 1670, Mary, d. of Thomas Hardy. He may have been s. of the preced. Martha, of Andover, was one of the victims of the baneful superstit. a. witchcraft, execut. 19 Aug. 1692, at the same time with Rev. George Burrows, suffer. by the same horrid delus. Yet her punishm. was, to some extent, less than his, as the greater culprit met the maledict. of Cotton Mather, the ch. inquisit. THOMAS, Amesbury, perhaps s. of Richard, freem. 1690.

CURTIS, CURTICE, CURTISE, or CURTIZE, BENJAMIN, Portsmouth, s. of Thomas of York, bought of Mason ld. at Newcastle 1681. BENJAMIN, Stratford 1685, was s. of John of the same. BENJAMIN, Scituate, s. of William, m. 1689, Mary, d. of Capt. Joseph Sykester, had Mary, b.1691; Benjamin,1 692; Ebenezer, 1694; Lydia, 1695; Sarah, 1697; Ruth, 1700; Susanna, 1702; Deborah, 1704; William, 1706; David, 1708; and Peleg, 1710. Descend. are still on ancestr. est. DANIEL Stratford 1685, was s. of William of the same. DEODATE, Braintree, a. 1643, had Solomon; and by w. Rebecca had Ruth, b. 8 Jan. 1648. EBENEZER, Stratford 185, was br. of Daniel of the same. EPHRAIM, Topsfield, prob. s. of Henry, freem. 1686. He had liv. at Sudbury bef. [[vol. 1, p. 485]] the gr. Ind. war, in wh. he was very active, at Brookfield. FRANCIS, Plymouth, m. 28 Dec. 1671, Hannah Smith, had John, b. 26 July 1673; Benjamin, 11 Aug. 1675; Francis, mid. Apr. 1679; Elizabeth 15 June 1681; and Elisha, Mar. 1683. GEORGE, Boston, freem. 13 May 1640, join. our ch. 4 Aug. preced. call. "serv. to our teacher Mr. John Cotton." He had gr. of a lot for two head, 30 Dec. 1640, when, prob. he was recent. m. at Muddy riv. HENRY, Watertown 1636, an orig. propr. of Sudbury, m. Mary, d. of Nicholas Guy, had Ephraim, b. 31 Mar. 1642; John, 1614; and Joseph, 1647; nam. in their gr.mo.'s will, 1666; and d. 8 May 1678. HENRY, Windsor, m. 13 May 1645, Elizabeth Abell; had Samuel, b. 26 Apr. 1649; Nathaniel, 15 July 1651; rem. to Northampton, and d. 30 Nov. 1661, leav. wid. Elizabeth (wh. m. 22 June 1662, Richard Weller, from Windsor), and these s. of wh. Samuel d. 11 Sept. 1680. HENRY, Boston, by w. Jane had John, b. 2 July 167. HENRY, Marblehead, perhaps went to Pemaquid bef. 1674, where he and Henry jr. in that yr. took the o. of fidel. ISAAC, Roxbury, youngest ch. of William, m. 10 May 1670, Hannah, a. of John Polley, had Isaac, b. 2 Jan. 1671, d. young; Hannah, 9 Dec. 1672; Samuel, d. young; Susanna, 2 Feb. 1680; Mehitable, 11 Mar. 1684; Isaac, again, 10 Nov. 1685; Samuel, again, 2 Sept. 1688; and d. 31 May 1695. His wid. d. 6 Feb. 1720. Samuel, wh. m. 6 June 1711, Hannah Gore, and d. 19 Feb. 1772, had eleven ch. of wh. are num. descend. in Boston and Roxbury. The sixth Isaac in regular success. now enjoys his inherit. of the same est. giv. to first Isaac by his f. for maintain. f. and mo. ISRAEL, Stratford 1669, s. of that lubricous John of the same (suppos. to have been found as s. of William of Roxbury), by w. Rebecca had Israel, b. 20 May 1668; John, Oct. 1670; Stephen, 24 Aug. 1673; Peter; Hannah; and Rebecca; and he d. Oct. 1704, as in Cothren is set forth. JOHN, Dover, adm. an inhab. 24 Apr. 1636, but, perhaps, as no more is heard of him there, he rem. to Roxbury. JOHN, Stratford 1650-85. Trumbull, I. 105, says he came from Roxbury; and he had John, b. Oct. 1642. But all of it seems erron. He was really s. of the wid. C.; had, says the preposter. tradit. d. Elizabeth old eno. to m. John, the eldest s. of Gov. Thomas Welles, bear. to him sev. ch. and, next, m. 19 Mar. 1663, John Wilcockson. Almost every word of Trumbull, and of Cothren, borro. from T. in relat. to the Roxbury deriv. of John, and William, is wrong; and must have been a tradit. of the mid. of the eighteenth century. Yet a true John of S. by w. Elizabeth wh. d. as Cothren tells, 1682, beside that John of 1642, had Israel, Apr. 1644; Elizabeth May 1647 (wh. by the tradit. bec. w. of John Welles, eldest s. of the Gov. bore him one s. in 1648, the yr. aft. her own b. and tw. 1651); Thomas, Jan. 1649; Joseph, Nov. 160; Benjamin, Sept. 1652; and [[vol. 1, p. 486]] Hannah, Feb. 1654 or 5. None of this must be reject. but perhaps when Cothren add, that he d. 6 Dec. 1707, aged 96 yr. and that his wid. Margaret d. 1714, acquiesc. of our judgm. would not be so easy. JOHN, Roxbury 1660, s. of William, m. 26 Dec. 1661, Rebecca, d. of late Thomas Wheeler. He may have been of Dover 166. JOHN, Scituate, s. of Richard, m. 1678, Miriam, d. of William Brooks, had Mercy, b. 1679; Hannah, 1681; and William, 15 Sept 1683. JOHN, Topsfield, m. 4 Dec. 1672, Sarah Locke, freem. 1690. JOHN, Scituate, s. of William, m. 1707, Experience, d. of John Palmer, had John, b. 1709; and Bezaleel, 1711. JONATHAN, Stratford 1668, eldest s. of William of the same, m. Abigail, d. of John Thompson of the same, had Abigail, b. Oct. 1671; Sarah, Sept. 1673; William, 1675, wh. d. at 17 yrs. and Jonathan 1679, her childr. are rememb. in the will of her br. John. His wid. m. a. 1692, Nicholas Huse, and had ano. h. JOSEPH, Wethersfield, s. of Thomas, by w. Mercy had Joseph, b. 1674; Henry, 1676; Sarah, 1678; Thomas, 1680; and David, 1682; and d. 1683. JOSEPH, Kittery, s. of Thomas of York, m. 1678, Sarah, d. prob. youngest, of Richard Foxwell, had Eunice, and prob. others, was sheriff of Yorksh. wh. was almost all the Province. JOSEPH, Scituate, 8. of William of the same, by w. Rebecca, m. 1692, had Joseph, b. 1693; Josiah, 1696; Rebecca, 1699; Martha, 1701; Richard, 1702; Elisha, 1704; Thankful, 1707; and Jesse, 1709. NATHANIEL, Northampton 1668, was a soldier, k. 2 Sept. 167 at Northfield by the Ind. but wh. was his f. is not kn. PHILIP, Roxbury, 8. of William, b. in Eng. ar. co. 1666, b w. Obedience, d. of John Holland of Dorchester, had Sarah, b. 24 Aug. 1659, d. young; Philip, 8 Sept. 1660; Abigail, 14 Nov. 1662, d. young; Joseph, 14 Mar. 1665; Abigail, again, 10 Apr. 1667; Josiah, 11 Mar. 1669; Holland, 1671; William, 2 Feb. 1675; and Abiel, posthum. 2 Mar. 1676. He was a lieut. k. by the Ind. in Philip' war, 9 Nov. 1675, near Mendham. See Hubbard, 3. His wid. pray. next yr. for assist. to her and seven ch. but m. 11 Feb. 1678, Benjamin Gamlin of R. and had more ch. RICHARD, Dorchester 1642, freem. 1647, by w. Elizabeth had Elizabeth b. 17 July 163. His w. d. 28 May 1657; and he m. 2 Sept. foll. Sarah, had Isaac, 17 June 1658; and Joseph, 4 Sept. 1661. RICHARD, Salem, there had, by w. Sarah, Caleb, b. 21 Sept. 1646; and Sarah, 19 Mar. 1650; both bapt 21 Apr. 1650 ; Samuel, 1 Apr. bapt. 18 May 1651; Richard, 14, bapt. 20 Feb. 1653; Sarah, again, bapt. 15 Apr. 1655; Hannah, b. 16 Sept. 1656, bapt. 25 Jan. foll.; John, b. 2 Feb. 1659, d. soon; John, again, b. 4 June 1660, d. soon; and Mary, b. 11 Feb. 1663. RICHARD, Boston 1657, had w. Sarah, prob. wid. of John Strange. RICHARD Marblehead 1648, rem. to Scituate, m. 169, Ann, d. of John Hallet, had Ann, b. 1649; Elizabeth 1651; John, 1 Dec. 1653; Mary, 165; Martha, 1657; Thomas, 18 Mar. 1659; Deborah, 1661, and Sarah, 1663; and he d.

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