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

Volume #2
Hyde -Ingham

By James Savage

Special thanks to Robert Kraft and his assistant, Benjamin Dunning for scanning this book and to Warren Wetmore for perfecting the text and providing technical help in presenting this work for researchers to enjoy.

HYDE, or HIDES, DANIEL, Newton, s. of the first Jonathan of the same, m. 1696, Sarah, d. of his cous. Job Hyde, had Sarah, b. 17 Dec. 1697, d. next yr.; Daniel, 23 Jan. 1700, d. at 16 yrs.; Sarah, again; Amos, 29 Apr. 1705; Job, 6 May 1707; Enos, 26 June 1711, d. at 4 yrs.; Nathan, 26 Oct. 1713; Abraham, 16 Oct. 1715; and Ezra, wh. d. young; and d. 13 Mar. 1736. His wid. d. 1754. ELEAZER, Cambridge vill. now Newton, elder br. of the preced. freem. 1690, m. Hannah, youngest d. of his cous. Job Hyde, had Hannah, b. 7 Feb. 1701; Mindwell, 5 Apr. 1703; Eleazer, 19 May 1706, d. next yr.; Eleazer, again, 26 May 1710; and his w. d. 1720. He had sec. w. 1722, Mercy Bird, and d. 1732. GEORGE, Boston, ship-carpenter, by w. Ann had Mary, b. 3 Aug. 1642; and Timothy, Aug. 1644; both bapt. in their mo.'s right, 15 June 1645; and she bec. sec. w. of Daniel Weld of Braintree, wh. rem. to Roxbury. Mary m. 15 Dec. 1665, Caleb Watson of Roxbury, wh. was, after, a sch.-master of distinct. at Hartford. HUMPHREY, Windsor, 1640, thence to Fairfield 1655, and in 1670 div. his lds. with John, perhaps his s. ICHABOD, Newton, s. of the first Jonathan of the same, by w. Hannah had Ichabod, b. 18 Apr. 1695, d. at 19 yrs.; Martha, 23 Feb. 1698; and Hannah; and d. 1700, leav. large est. ISAAC, Salem, m. 12 July 1665, Susanna, d. of Daniel Baxter, had Christian, b. Nov. 1668, d. in three wks.; Elizabeth 27 July 1671, wh. prob. d. young; Isaac, 6 Apr. 1674, d. in three mos.; and Richard, 6 Mar. 1677. His inv. was tak. 13 Nov. and the wid. m. 3 Dec. 1680, Stephen Daniel. JACOB, Newton, youngest s. of the first Jonathan, m. Bethia, d. of his cous. Job Hyde of the same, in Apr. 1708, had only Abraham, b. 22 Feb. 1709, d. at 2 yrs.; and the f. d. one yr. after the s. a soldier in Canada. JOB, Cambridge, on S. side of the riv. now Newton, s. of Samuel the first of the same, m. Elizabeth d. of John Fuller, had Elizabeth b. 29 Aug. 1664; Samuel, [[vol. 2, p. 515]] 5 Mar. 1667; Job, 6 May 1669, d. young; Mary, 26 June 1673; Sarah, and John, tw. 8 Feb. 1675, of wh. John d. soon; Bethia, 24 Dec. 1678; Hannah, 20 Mar. 1680; John, again, 1 Feb. 1682; and Jonathan, 22 May 1684. He d. 19 Nov. 1685, his w. d. nine days after; and his f. and the f. of his w. took care for the ch. Four of his ds. m. s. of their f.'s cous. Daniel, Eleazer, Jacob, and William, s. of the first Jonathan. JOHN, a tailor, of Marlborough, Co. Wilts, came in the James from Southampton, 1635, arr. at Boston 3 June; but it is not kn. whither he rem. JOHN, Stratford, m. Elizabeth d. of Richard Harvey, had John, b. 1 May 1668. 

JOHN, New Cambridge, or the will. now Newton, s. of Jonathan the first of the same, m. 20 Jan. 1682, Hannah Kenrick, wid. of Elijah, and d. of John Jackson the first, had Relief, b. 10 Oct. 1682; Mary, 7 Feb. 1685; John, 16 Jan. 1687; and Timothy, 25 June 1689; was freem. 1690, and d. 22 Sept. 1738. JONATHAN, Cambridge, liv. in that pt. call. New C. or C. vill. now Newton, freem. 1663, by w. Mary, d. of William French of Billerica, had Jonathan, b. 1 Apr. 1651, d. soon; Samuel, and Joshua, tw. 23 May 1653; Jonathan, again, 1 Apr. 1655; John, 6 Apr. 1656; Abraham, 2 Mar. 1658; Elizabeth 4 Sept. 1659; of wh. sev. d. bef. bapt.; William, bapt. 16 Nov. 1662; Eleazer, 3 July 1664; Daniel, 1665; and Ichabod, b. 22 Sept. 1668; and she d. in her 39th yr. at b. of her twelfth (or as Jackson counts him, thirteenth) ch. Joseph, 27 May 1672. He m. 11 Nov. 1673, Mary, d. of John Rediat of Marlborough, had Hannah, 14 Oct. 1677, d. at two yrs.; Sarah, 1 Apr. 1679; Ruth, 3 Oct. 1682, d. soon; Isaac, 31 Oct. 1685; Jacob, 9 Apr. 1687; Lydia, 1 Mar. 1689; and Ann, 28 Aug. 1692. He was selectman 1691, outliv. the sec. w. more than three yrs. and d. 5 Oct. 1711, 85 yrs. old. To eleven ch. he gave est. by deed. Sarah m. John Osland; and Ann m. Richard Barnes of Marlborough. 

JONATHAN, Cambridge, in what bec. Newton, s. of the preced. m. 6 June 1673, Dorothy, d. of James Kidder of old Cambridge, had Jonathan; Dorothy; Hannah, b. 1 Apr. 1677; Mary, 6 Sept. 1678; Elizabeth 23 May 1680; Ebenezer, and Sarah, tw. 17 Oct. 1685, Ebenezer, d. soon; Abigail, 8 Aug. 1688; James, 20 Apr. 1683; Ann, 18 Aug. 1690, d. young; and Isaac, 17 Dec. 1693; and d. 2 Aug. 1731, in 77th yr. JOSEPH, Newton, br. of the preced. m. Mary, d. of Isaac Williams of the same, had Esther, b. 24 Apr. 1704; Amos; Joseph, 16 Nov. 1714; Ichabod, 24 Aug. 1717; Eunice, 26 May 1720; and Hannah, 21 Apr. 1724. His w. d. 31 Mar. 1749; and he d. 24 Apr. 1759. NICHOLAS, prob. of Deerfield, m. 16 Mar. 1679, Jane, wid. of John Plympton. RICHARD, Salem, had there bapt. Isaac, 17 July 1642; Rebecca, 31 Mar. 1644; Ephraim, 12 Apr. 1646; Mary, 2 Jan. 1648; Hannah, 17 Apr. 1650; Richard, 6 June 1652; and Christian, 20 July 1654. Rebecca m. 27 June 1661, Jonathan Eager; and Hannah m. 17 Nov. 1668, Arthur Gray. 

SAMUEL, Cambridge, elder br. of the first Jonathan, came from London to Boston in the Jonathan, [[vol. 2, p. 516]] 1639, aged 29, had w. Temperance, and ch. Joshua, b. 12 Mar. 1642, d. young; Job, 1643; Sarah, 19 May 1644; Samuel, 20 Jan. 1647; and Elizabeth wh. m. 1667, Humphrey Osland, and d. 1723. He liv. at the village wh. bec. Newton, was freem. 2 May 1649, and d. 12 Sept. 1689. Farmer says he was deac. mean. I suppose, of Hobart's ch. at New Cambridge, for his name is not in Mitchell's Reg. Six generat. of descend. have liv. on part of his ld. SAMUEL, Newton, s. of Jonathan the first of the same, m. 20 Jan. 1674, Hannah, d. of Isaac Stedman, but no issue is heard of, and he d. 1725; and his wid. d. 1727. 

SAMUEL, Norwich, s. of William, m. June 1659, at Saybrook, Jane Lee, had Elizabeth b. Aug. 1660, the first Eng. ch. in the town; Phebe, Jan. 1662; Samuel, May 1665; John, Dec. 1667; William, Jan. 1669; Thomas, July 1672; Sarah, 1675, d. soon; and Jabez, May 1677; and d. 1677. Descend. are num. TIMOTHY, Wethersfield, s. of George, m. Elizabeth d. of Thomas Olcott of Hartford, where he resid. some yrs. after 1671, had only ch. Timothy, wh. d. 1710, unm. WILLIAM, Hartford, an orig. propr. rem. to Saybrook, thence a. 1659 or 60, to Norwich, there d. 1681. His only ch. kn. to us were Samuel, bef. ment. and Esther, wh. m. John Post. WILLIAM, Newton, s. of the first Jonathan of the same, freem. 1690, m. Elizabeth eldest d. of his cous. Job Hyde of the same, had William, b. 30 Oct. 1690; tw. ds. 1693, d. soon; Ebenezer, 14 May 1694; and Caleb, 8 Oct. 1699, d. next yr. and the f. d. Dec. 1699. Fourteen of this name had, in 1834, been gr. at the N. E. coll. but none at Harv.

HYLAND, GEORGE, Guilford 1662, d. 1694, leav. wid. Hannah, s. Samuel, and four ds. Elizabeth, Hannah, Mary, and Deborah, of wh. two m. Hulls, and one had s. nam. Highland, as commonly by that fam. it was spelt, sometimes Hiland, or Hyland. His wid. d. 1697. THOMAS, Scituate 1637, was from Tenterden, Co. Kent, had Thomas; Samuel, wh. d. in Philip's war; Deborah, wh. m. 1666, William Ticknor, as sec. w.; Mary, wh. m. 1664, John Bryant, as third w.; Sarah m. 6 Jan. 1652, Thomas Turner; and Ruth. Prob. most of these were b. in Eng. THOMAS, Scituate, s. of the preced. m. 1 Jan. 1661, Elizabeth d. of John Stockbridge, had Thomas, b. 1662, wh. d. in the wild exped. of Sir William Phips, 1690; Elizabeth 1665; Mary, 1667; John, 1669; and Ruth, 1673.

IBROOK, RICHARD, Hingham 1635. Lincoln, 43. He had gr. in 1647, of an isl. in the harbor; and d. 14 Nov. 1651. His wid. d. 4 Apr. 1664, as we learn from the Diary of Rev. Peter Hobart, wh. m. his d. Rebecca for sec. w. A d. Helen, or Ellen, m. Mar. 1638, Joshua Hobart; and ano. d. Margaret, m. Feb. 1639, or 40, John Tower.

IDE, NICHOLAS, Rehoboth 1643, m. I presume, a d. of Thomas Bliss, for in the will of B. he is call. s.-in-law; and prob. he had Mary, Nicholas, Martha, and John. His w. was bur. 3 Nov. 1676, and s. John, prob. [[vol. 2, p. 517]] youngest ch. was bur. the middle of next mo. Mary m. 17 Apr. 1673, Samuel Fuller; and Martha m. 11 Nov. 1681, Samuel Walker. NICHOLAS, Rehoboth, prob. s. of the preced. m. 27 Dec. 1677, Mary Ormsbee, perhaps d. of Richard, had Nathaniel, b. 14 Nov. 1678; Martha, 18 Mar. 1680; and Jacob, 4 July 1681.

IGGLEDEN, IGLEDEN, or EGGLEDEN, RICHARD, Boston, s. of Stephen, m. 19 July 1660, Ann Prince. His f. d. on the pass. to this ld. in the Castle, 1638, as by the will of Peter Branch, a passeng. in said sh. giv. her £5, appears; and his wid. Elizabeth was a propr. at Roxbury, 1639, m. 18 Apr. 1642, Joseph Patcham, and bore him two s. Elizabeth her d. had m. Apr. 1641, Philip Meadows of R.; ano. d. "a. ten yrs. old," d. there 20 Oct. 1646; and Sarah Eggleton, wh. m. 28 Aug. 1650, John Nutting of Woburn, or Ruth Eggleden, wh. m. 13 Dec. 1655, Samuel Blodget of Woburn, as seems to me, can ea. only be suppos. ano. Prob. the fam. came from Co. Kent.

ILES, or HILLS, RICHARD, wh. a. at Charlestown 29 Oct. 1639, was a cooper, unm. prob. came from Bristol not long bef. Of him on the first page of Vol. I. of Prob. Reg. the will may be stud. or in the abstr. in Geneal. Reg. II. 102; also with an agreeab. conject. near. infallib. as to part of the relationsh. refer. to in it, Ib. 218, by no less analytic power than that of the late learned librarian of the neighb. Univ. and at the other end of the same Vol. will be found the official papers of the t parties at Bristol claim. as heirs, of the date 1640.

ILSLEY, ELISHA, Newbury, s. of William, m. 14 Mar. 1668, Hannah, d. of John Poor, had Elisha, b. 21 Nov. 1668; William, 10 Nov. 1672; Sarah, 22 Dec. 1675, wh. prob. d. young; Benjamin, 19 Mar. 1680; Hannah, 8 Dec. 1681; Barbara, 26 Mar. 1685; Mary, wh. d. 9 Nov. 1690; and Sarah, again, 8 Jan. 1691. He d. eight days after. ISAAC, Newbury, br. of the preced. was a soldier in Appleton's comp. wound. in the gr. Narraganset fight, 19 Dec. 1675; m. Abigail, d. of Joseph Plummer, had Sarah, b. 3 Oct. 1683; William, 25 Apr. 1685; Isaac, 3 July 1689; Lydia, 18 June 1691; Hannah, 26 Dec. 1693; Elizabeth 25 Oct. 1695; Abigail, 22 Aug. 1698; and Judith, 2 Feb. 1703. JOHN, Salisbury, barber, came, I doubt not, in the Confidence from Southampton, Apr. 1638, a shoemaker, with William, prob. his br. (tho. the names are print. in Geneal. Reg. Ilsbey), freem. 6 Sept. 1639, in the rec. spelt Ellsley; was an orig. propr. and by w. Sarah, wh. d. 3 Aug. 1673, had John, b. Mar. 1642, or 3; Ruth, 6 Mar. 1647, or 8, d. young; and Jonathan, 2 Nov. 1652; and perhaps Hannah; and he d. 10 Dec. 1683. JOSEPH, Newbury, s. of William, m. 1 Mar. 1682, Sarah, only d. of George Little, had Sarah, b. 20 Jan. 1683, d. soon; Joseph, 14 May 1684; Lydia, 15 June 1687; and Sarah, again, 16 July 1689, He d. [[vol. 2, p. 518]] 15 Oct. 1704, unless the gr.stone inscript. in Geneal. Reg. XII. 73, be wrong, as it is in the date or years, of course, as contradict. by large amt. of time ascertain. by rec. WILLIAM, Newbury, was of Newbury, Wilts, came in the Confidence 1638 from Southampton, aged 26, a shoemaker, with w. Barbara, 20, and serv. Philip Davis, 12; had John, b. 11 Sept. 1641; Mary; Elisha; William, 23 Feb. 1648; Joseph, 30 Oct. 1649; Isaac, 23 June 1652; and Sarah, 8 Aug. 1655; and he d. 22 July 1681, aged 73, says Coffin. His will of 26 Feb. 1679, ment. w. Barbara, three s. d. Mary, w. of Samuel Moores, and Sarah, wh. m. 21 July 1673, Samuel Hale. William was gr.gr.f. of that capt. Isaac, a man of distinct. a century since in Maine. Willis, II. 82.

INCE, JONATHAN, Hartford, an orig. propr. rem. to Boston bef. 1640, there d. and his lot at H. was gr. to John Cullick. He was prob. the f. of that Jonathan, H. C. 1650, employ. by the governm. 1652, as a surveyor for the N. boundary of Mass. He design. to sett. at New Haven, and m. 12 Dec. 1654, Mary, d. of Richard Miles, and had Jonathan, b. 27 June 1656; and he sail. in Nov. of next yr. in Garrett's sh. from Boston for London, with Mayhew, Davis, and Pelham, all consid. able sch. of the only coll. then in this country, of wh. voyage no tidings were ever receiv. See the contempo. narrat. of Gookin, wh. sail. on ano. sh. in comp. His wid. m. 22 Oct. 1661, Rev. Thomas Hanford. Perhaps the s. liv. not long, at least we hear not of him.

INDICUTT, or INDICOTT, JOHN, Boston, by w. Elizabeth had Elizabeth b. 17 Dec. 1670; Ann, 7 Oct. 1674; Thomas, 21 Feb. 1678; Sarah, 15 Mar. 1680; John, 2 Apr. 1686; and Joseph, 1 Nov. 1687. JOHN, Boston, a cooper, by w. Mary had John, b. 27 June 1691; and Bayworth, 2 Apr. 1693. He, or the preced. was one of the wardens of King's chapel, 1698. Sometimes this name is writ. like the Governor's, and sometimes the great man's like this. Whether they were relat. is unkn.

INES, INNES, IYANS, or IRONS, MATTHIAS, or MATTHEW, Boston, in employm. of William Colbron, when adm. of the ch. 20 Apr. 1634, freem. 25 May 1636, disarm. 1637, as a support. of Wheelwright, but was not exil. as more import. persons were; by w. Ann had bapt. John, 30 Sept. 1638; Elizabeth 18 Apr. 1641; Thomas, B Feb. 1643; Rebecca, 2 Mar. 1645, a. 4 days old; Edward, 11 Feb. 1649, a 3 days old; and Samuel, 24 Nov. 1650. Edward prob. d. young, as he is not nam. in the will. He had also Ann, b. 6, bapt. 8 Feb. 1652, d. soon; William, wh. d. 1 Nov. 1654; Ann, again, 6 Nov. 1654, d. next mo.; and Catharine, 1 June 1655, beside Matthew, wh. d. 13 May 1656, perhaps very young. Samuel liv. at Braintree. Elizabeth m. Richard Randall; and Rebecca m. Francis Thomas, both mariners. Thomas, in 1666, was of Boston, a tobacco spinner. This name, best writ. Iyans, I think, is sometimes [[vol. 2, p. 519]] mistak. for Jones, a, in the commonly accurate Hist. of Framingham, by Barry. Abstr. of his will is in Geneal. Reg. XI. 36.

INGALL, or INGALLS, BENJAMIN, Portsmouth, R. I. m. 4 Apr. 1682, wid. Mary Tripp, wh. d. 12 Feb. 1688, but of wh. she had been the wid. I see not. EDMUND, Lynn 1629, if Lewis is correct, was k. 1648 by the break. of the bridge there, leav. w. Ann and nine ch. Robert; Elizabeth Faith, wh. m. Andrew Allen; John; Sarah, wh. m. that yr. William Bitner; Henry; Samuel; Mary; and Joseph; all perhaps (most, certain.) b. in Eng. It is said he was of Lincolnsh. Elizabeth m. Francis Dane; ano. m. John Eaton. His will of 28 Aug. 1648 was pro. 11 Nov. foll. FRANCIS, Lynn, br. of the preced. Lewis says, was there 1629, b. a. 1601, and had the earliest tannery in Mass. HENRY, Andover, s. of Edmund, b. in Eng. a. 1627, m. 6 July 1653, Mary, d. of John Osgood, had Moses, wh. d. 28 Sept. 1667; Joseph, d. 19 Mar. 1675; Francis, d. 9 Dec. 1690; and Henry, a m. man d. 8 Feb. 1699; but of none of these, or of other ch. do we kn. the dates of b. Mary, wh. m. 28 May 1679, Joseph Stevens of Andover, was one, I think. He was freem. 1673; his first w. d. 16 Dec. 1686; and he m. 1 Aug. 1689, Sarah, wid. of George Abbot, by wh. he had no ch. and d. 1719. 

JAMES, Andover, prob. s. of the preced. m. 16 Apr. 1695, Hannah, d. of George Abbott. JOHN, Ipswich 1648. JOHN, Lynn, s. of Edmund, m. 26 May 1667, Elizabeth Barrett, had John, b. 6 Feb. 1668; and Elizabeth 10 Aug. 1671, d. at 4 yrs.; was freem. of 1691. JOHN, Andover, prob. s. of Henry, m. 10 June 1696, Sarah Russell. NATHANIEL, Lynn 1646. RICHARD, Lynn, had James, b. 16 July 1684. ROBERT, Lynn, s. of Edmund, b. in Eng. had here by w. Sarah, wh. d. 8 Apr. 1696, Hannah, b. 20 Sept. 1647; Robert, 9 Feb. 1649; Samuel, 22 Sept. 1650; Sarah, 4 July 1654; Elizabeth 7 Mar. 1657; and Nathaniel; was freem. 1691, and was bur. 3 Jan. 1698. Hannah m. 2 May 1673, Henry Stacy. ROBERT, Lynn, s. of the preced. m. 20 June 1675, Rebecca Leighton, had Sarah, b. 19 Sept. 1677; Robert, 10 July 1679; and his w. d. Feb. foll. *SAMUEL, Ipswich, s. of Edmund, prob. freem. 1681, was rep. 1691, and 2, bef. the new chart. SAMUEL, Lynn, m. 2 Feb. 1682, Hannah Brewer, had Hannah, b. 10 July 1683; and Abigail, 13 Aug. 1685; was freem. 1691. SAMUEL, Andover, s. of Henry, m. 4 June 1682, Sarah, perhaps d. of Daniel Hendrick, had Deborah, wh. d. 26 Dec. 1692; and Daniel, wh. d. 25 Sept. 1700, and prob. others. STEPHEN, Salem, m. 2 Jan. 1691, Dinah Elson, had Mary, b. 6 Nov. foll.; Dinah, 24 Feb. 1694; Stephen, 16 June 1696; and Ephraim, 10 Sept. 1698. THOMAS, Salem, freem. 1671. Three of this name had been gr. at Harv. and five at Yale or Dart. bef. 1835.

INGASON, JOHN, New London. See Ingersoll.

INGERSOLL, or INKERSALL, *GEORGE, Salem, s. of Richard, b. a. 1618, had there gr. of ld. 1639, by w. Elizabeth had Joseph, b. 14 Oct. 1646; Elizabeth 1 Feb. 1648, d. soon; Elizabeth again, 19 Mar. 1651; rem. to Gloucester, where those ch. were b., was there a selectman 1652, and had Mary, 12 Aug. 1657; rem. [[vol. 2, p. 520]] to Falmouth, and his other ch. George and Samuel may have been b. there; from 1657 he was at Falmouth, and was the lieut. call. by Hutch. I. 266, foll. the Col. Rec. 1668, Ingerfield, driv. away at the destruct. of the town by the Ind. 1676, where one of his s. was k. the former yr. Williamson says he was a rep. 1683 and 5, and that must have been to Maine Legislat.; was liv. at Salem 1694. Willis, I. 64, 210. George, not his s. was k. by the Ind. 16 July 1690; but he may have been a neph.; and Willis refers to a s. of first George, k. by the Ind. 1676. 

GEORGE, Falmouth, shipwright, s. of the preced. rem. to Charlestown, after the sec. destruct. of F. there on 10 Dec. 1693 brot. his ch. to unite with the ch.: Elizabeth aged 18; Sarah, 16; and Bethia, 14; at least so far as then to be bapt. his d. Mary hav. d. 14 Oct. preced. The formality of owning the covenant was suffic. But on 12 July 1696 he and his w. Catharine more solemnly join. the ch. he then aged a. 50 was bapt. and their other ch. George, aged 13; Daniel, 6; Catharine, 4; and Lydia, 1. JOHN, Salem, mariner, prob. s. of Richard, b. in Eng. or perhaps, but less likely, on the voyage hither, m. Judith Felton, sis. perhaps of Nathaniel, or d. of the wid. Ellen, went with Gloucester people to New London, a. 1643, but back in a yr. or two, by w. Judith Felton had John; Nathaniel, wh. most happi. is bless. with two birthdays on the same page of Essex Inst. I. 153, viz. 10 Apr. and 2 Dec. 1647 (the same numerals being employ. in both, the day and mo. interchang.); Ruth; and Richard, 1 Sept. 1651, as on the same page it is said, he was bapt. then, whereas the foregoing were; all bapt. 10 Sept. 1654; Sarah, 3 June; Samuel, 6 Oct. 1658, bapt. perhaps 30 Jan. 1659; Joseph, b. 9 Dec. 1661; Hannah, 11 Mar. 1664; both d. very soon; Deborah, 1668; was freem. 1668; rem. to Casco, had there Ephraim; Mary; Rachel; and Abigail; beside a d. wh. m. ----- Brown, and d. bef. her f. Driv. by the Ind. war from Falmouth, he sett. at Kittery, d. 1716, leav. wid. Deborah aged 71, and the ch.Elisha; Nathaniel; John; Ephraim; Deborah, wh. m. Benjamin Larrabee; Mary Low; Rachel, w. of John Chapman; and Abigail Blacey. Willis, I. 211. Other ch. were Joseph and Hannah, but both d. quite young. Sarah m. 1676, William Ropes. JOHN, Hartford 1653, or earlier, m. a. 1651, Dorothy, d. of Thomas Lord, had Hannah, b. 1652; Dorothy, 1654; and rem. to Northampton, where his w. d. in giv. b. to Margery, Jan. 1656. He m. sec. w. 2 Dec. foll. Abigail, d. of Thomas Bascom, had Abigail, 11 Jan. 1659; Sarah, 30 Oct. 1660; Abiah, or Abigail, 24 Aug. 1663; Esther, 9 Sept. 1665; rem. to Westfield next yr. had Thomas, 28 Mar. 1668, and his w. d. that yr. By third w. Mary, sis. of Jonathan Hunt, and gr.d. of Gov. Webster, had John, 19 Oct. 1669; Abel, 11 Nov. 1671; Ebenezer, 15 Oct. 1673, d. young; Joseph, 16 Oct. 1675, wh. was k. by the Ind. in the assault on Deerfield, 29 Feb. 1704; Mary, 17 Nov. 1677, d. young; Benjamin, 15 Nov. 1679, d. at 7 yrs.; and Jonathan, 10 May 1681; and d. 3 Sept. 1684, and his wid. d. 18 Aug. 1690; but one high authority says, 1 Sept. Thirteen of the ch. were liv. when the est. of their f. was div. and ten so late as 1707. Hannah m. 15 Nov. 1672, Stephen Kelsey; Dorothy m. 2 May 1672, Jacob Phelps, and next, m. a. Root; Margery m. 5 Dec. 1679, Jacob Goffe, and next, Jonathan Buck; Abigail m. Thomas Rix and next, Joshua Wells; Sarah m.---- Barnes; 

[[vol. 2, p. 521]] Abiah, or Abigail m. Jedediah Strong; and Esther m. William Gurley, to wh. she bore only Samuel, ancest. of Rev. Samuel, chaplain to Congress; and m. next Benoni Jones, wh. with her s. Benjamin was k. by the Ind. 13 May 1704 in that part of Northampton call. Pascomuck, while she was car. prison. to Canada, there d. next yr. JOHN, Salem, perhaps s. of John the first, m. 17 Mar. 1670, Mary Coombs, prob. d. of Henry, had Mary, b. 10 Sept. 1671; Ruth, 2 Feb. 1674; John, bapt. 1 Sept. 1678; beside Sarah, and Elizabeth both in adult age, bapt. 1702, prob. 13 Mar. 

JOHN, Westfield, s. of the preced. m. 1699, Isabel Brown, had Isabel, b. 18 Mar. 1701; and he d. 18 May 1750. His wid. liv. to 26 Jan. 1772, in her 96th yr. JONATHAN, Milford, youngest br. of the preced. liv. at M. 1698, was a joiner 1714, by w. Sarah, wh. d. 14 Feb. 1748, in 62d yr. had Jonathan, b. 1713; Sarah, 16 June 1716, d. young; Mary, 14 Dec. 1718, d. young; David, 4 Sept. 1720; Jared, 3 June 1722, wh. was f. of Jared, disting. as a lawyer and judge at Philadelphia; and Sarah, again, whose b. is not found. JOSEPH, Falmouth, s. of George, m. Sarah, d. of Matthew Coe, had Benjamin and prob. other ch. rem. in the Ind. war to Gloucester, there d. 12 Mar. 1718. His s. Benjamin went back to F. bef his f. d. NATHANIEL, Salem, s. of Richard, not b. in Eng. was an innholder, m. Hannah Collins, it is said, had only d. wh. d. bef. him; was chos. deac. 24 Nov. 1689 of that ch. at the village now Danvers, where the devil had his great triumphs, many of the trials of the witches being held at his ho.; was freem. 1690, and lieut. d. early in 1719. From him, thro. fem. line, descend. the late emin. mathemat. Nathaniel Bowditch, translat. of La Place, all whose ch. bear this fam. name. Young's Chron. of Mass. 178. Nathaniel wh. perish. in shipwr. 1 Apr. 1683, may have been his s. NATHANIEL, Salem, s. of the first John, m. 8 Oct. 1670, Mary Preston, had Elizabeth b. 11 Feb. 1673; John, 17 Oct. 1674; and Nathaniel. 

RICHARD, Salem 1629, came with Higginson, bring w. and childr. was from Co. Bedford, kept the ferry at N. riv. d. 1644. His will of 21 July 1644, pro. 2 Jan. 1645, ment. w. Ann, s. George, John, and Nathaniel, the youngest, s.-in-law Richard Pettingell, wh. m. his d. Joanna, and William Haines, wh. m. his d. Sarah, that had sec. h. Joseph Houlton, also ds. Alice, w. of Josiah Walcot, and Bathsheba, the youngest, wh. m. John Knight, jr. and bef. 1652, his f. John Knight m. her mo. Ann, wh. d. 1677. In his inv. a pair of oxen is set down as of the value of £14, and his farm of fifty acres £7. His wid. d. 30 July 1677. RICHARD, Salem, perhaps gr.s. of the preced. cast away in a vessel of wh. he was capt. 1 Apr. 1683 at Cape Cod. SAMUEL, Falmouth, s. of the first George, driv. by the Ind. hostil. went to Charlestown, his w. Judith brot. to bapt. their ch. Samuel, Josiah, Jonathan, b. 6 Apr. 1693, Rebecca, and Dorcas, all on 10 June 1694; and David, 1 Sept. 1695. He was a shipwright and on 12 July 1696, aged near 50, was bapt. Often this is writ. on the rec. Ingerston, or Engerston. Such is the statem. to be gain. from rec. but it is evid. that ano. 

SAMUEL of Salem, prob. s. of John, was the younger by a. ten yrs. whose memo. of the fam. are print. in Essex Hist. Coll. 1. 12. Of hims. he ment. birth in Oct. 1658, of his w. Sarah (whose surname he omits), 11 Dec. 1665, [[vol. 2, p. 522]] m. 28 Apr. 1684. had Sarah, b. 12 Oct. 1687; Margaret, 8 Apr. 1690; and Susanna, 4 Dec. 1692. He was a capt. and merch. trad. to Newfoundland, Sal Tortugas, and Barbados, and d. a. 1695, leav. decent est. His wid. m. Philip English, as sec. w. THOMAS, Westfield, s. of John of the same, m. 22 July 1692, Sarah, d. of David Ashley, had five ch. of wh. four, Thomas, b. 27 Nov. 1692; Moses, 10 Feb. 1695; Miriam, 4 June 1697; and David, 30 Sept. 1699, outliv. him. He had 21 Jan. 1708, for sec. w. Abigail, d. of Samuel Blackman, wid. of Hezekiah Dickinson, mo. of famous Jonathan and Moses; rem. to Springfield; and his w. d. 30 Mar. 1719; and in May 1720 for third w. had Ruth Childs of Watertown; and d. 14 Nov. 1732. Often the name writ. was Ingerson. Nineteen of this name had been, in 1834, gr. at the N. E. coll. of wh. only three at Harv.

INGHAM, JOHN, or JOSEPH, Saybrook, m. 20 June 1655, Sarah, perhaps d. of John Bushnell, had Joseph, b. 30 Aug. 1656; and Sarah, 11 June 1658; was freem. 1669; and often the name begins with H. JOSEPH, New London, prob. s. of the preced. by w. Mary had Benoni, b. 10 June 1686. SAMUEL, Saybrook, perhaps s. of the preced. m. 3 Nov. 1686, Rebecca Williams, had Samuel, b. 14 Mar. 1688, d. next mo.; Rebecca, 13 Dec. 1689; Sarah, 14 Dec. 1692; Joseph, 19 June 1696, d. in 10 days; Samuel, 28 July 1697; Hannah, 29 Feb. 1700; Thomas, 24 Sept. 1702; Abigail, 17 Sept. 1705; and Daniel, 4 May 1710. THOMAS, Scituate 1640, a weaver, had Mary, b. 1647; Thomas, 1654; Sarah, 21 Jan. 1658, perhaps, tho. Col. Rec. has 1647; and John, 1663. In Mar. 1676 his w. Mary was accus. of witchcraft, and he was suspect. but the jury acq. the w. and no more nonsense of that sort was brot. forward in the old Col. of Plymouth. The great success of the devil in destroy. women bec. they were old, was in the chief Col. of Mass. Perhaps they came from Norfolk, Eng. In a very curious, modern book, about the charit. Instit. of the City of Norwich, I find the desire of Thomas I. the younger, citiz. and merch. of N. 1451, to be bur. on one side of a partic. ch. where his f. chooseth his sepult. and in ano. ch. of the same city, Sir Oliver I. knight, wh. d. 1292 was bur. No doubt the name, like so many others is deriv. from the place where first the fam. resid. Ingham is a parish on E. coast of Norfolk, in the hundr. of Happing.

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