Dictionary of The First Settlers of New England,
By James Savage
KIDDER,EDWARD, by Eaton call. one of the first sett. of Reading, but I kn. no more, unless, as is prob. he were the man (as Eaton is liberal in count. first) wh. bound hims. at Wrexham, in Co. Denbigh, 28 July 1675 to serv. four yrs. in Boston Theophilus Yale of Chester, in Eng. as a shoemak. EPHRAIM, Billerica, s. of James the first, m. 1 Aug. 1685, Rachel, eldest d. of Simon Crosby, had Joseph; Ephraim, b. 26 Apr. 1688; and Rachel, 1 Apr. 1691; Alice, 8 Feb. 1693; Hannah, and Dorothy, tw. b. at Medford 2 Sept. 1696; Thomas, 3 Aug. 1700; Benjamin, 3 Aug. 1702; and Richard, 10 May 1705; his w. d. 14 Sept. 1721; and he d. 25 Sept. 1724. JAMES, Cambridge 1619, s. of James, b. a. 1626, at East Grinstead, Co. Sussex, by w. Ann, d. of Elder Francis Moore, m. 1649, had Hannah, b. 1 Mar. 1650; Dorothy, 1651; James, 3 Jan. 1654; John, 1655; Thomas, 1 Mar. 1657; all bapt. as Mitchell's Reg. test. without giv. dates; Nathaniel, bapt. 27 Feb. 1659; Ephraim, b. 31 Aug. 1660, bapt. 26 May 1661; and dism. to ch. at Billerica, there had Stephen, 26 Nov. 1662; Enoch, 16 Sept. 1664; Samuel, 7 Jan. 1666; Sarah, 1 June 1667; and Joseph, 30 Nov. 1670; and d. a. 1683. Descend. it is common. said, may be found in every state of this Union. Dorothy m. 6 June 1673, the sec. Jonathan Hyde; and Sarah m. 30 Jan. 1690, George Brown. JAMES, Billerica, eldest s. of the preced. m. 23 Sept. 1678, Elizabeth Bunn, had James, b. 27 June 1679; John, 27 Jan. 1681; Joseph, 21 Apr. 1683; Elizabeth 30 Mar. 1686; Hannah, 25 Apr. 1689; and Samuel, 2 Mar. 1691; and his w. d. 10 Aug. foll.
JOHN, Chelmsford, br. of the preced. m. 3 Sept. 1684, Lydia Parker, had Ann, b. 12 Sept. 1685; John, 23 Dec. 1687; and Thomas, 13 Oct. 1690. NATHANIEL, Newton, perhaps s. of James the first, d. 1690. SAMUEL, Cambridge, s. of James, m. 23 Dec. 1689, Sarah, d. of John Griggs, had Sarah, b. 17 Aug. 1690; Francis, 1692; Samuel, 1694, d. at 24 yrs.; James, 1696, d. at 18 yrs.; John, 1701; and Joseph, 1704, d. in 21st yr. and the f. d. 4 July 1724. STEPHEN, Berwick 1633, in the employm. of Mason the Patentee. See in Belkn. I. 425, let. of Ambrose Gibbons. STEPHEN, Charlestown, s. of the first James, by w. Mary had Stephen, bapt. at Boston, 31 Oct. 1697, d. soon; others, of wh. some earlier, were Ann; Sarah; Elizabeth; Mary, bapt. 21 Oct. 1694; Stephen, 21 June 1696, d. soon; Isaac; John; and Abigail. His w. d. 17 Sept. 1722, and he d. 5 July 1748. THADDEUS, Marblehead 1674. THOMAS, Watertown, prob. br. of the sec. Stephen, was freem. 1690. Four of this name had, in 1834, been gr. at Harv. and four at other N. E. coll.
KILBOURN, or KILBORNE, ABRAHAM, Glastonbury, youngest s. of the [[vol. 3, p. 19]] first John, m. 26 Oct. 1699, Sarah, d. of John Goodrich, had Samuel, b. 25 Jan. 1701; Sarah, 20 May 1702; and Abraham, 12 Apr. 1708; and d. 9 Mar. 1713. EBENEZER, Glastonbury, br. of the preced. m. 20 Sept. 1692, Grace, d. of Peter Bulkley, had Grace, b. 25 June 1693; Ebenezer, 27 Mar. 1696; Eleazer, 26 July 1698; Josiah, 5 June 1702; Daniel, 5 May 1705; Margaret, 3 Oct. 1707; Sarah, 13 Apr. 1710; and George, posthum. 24 Apr. 1712; and d. 17 Dec. 1711, prob. sudden, certain. without will. GEORGE, Roxbury 1636, freem. 13 May 1640, in the ch. rec. is call. serv. rem. to Rowley, by w. Elizabeth had Mary, b. 3 May 1649; Joseph, 1 Feb. 1652; Jacob, 12 Jan. 1655, one of the flower of Essex in Lothrop's comp. k. by the Ind. 18 Sept. 1675, at Bloody brook; Samuel, 11 Sept. 1656; Isaac, 26 Jan. 1659; and Elizabeth 1 Feb. 1663. He was s. of Thomas, bapt. at Wood Ditton, Co. Cambridge, 12 Feb. 1612.
GEORGE, Glastonbury, s. of John, m. 16 May 1689, Abigail, d. of Thomas Atwood, had George, b. 14 Sept. 1690, d. at 21 yrs.; Israel, 5 May 1692, d. in few wks.; Abigail, 5 Sept. 1696; Hezekiah, 24 June 1700, Y. C. 1720; and Pelatiah, 7 Feb. 1704, Y. C. 1724. His w. d. 8 Feb. 1740; and he 8 Feb. of the next yr. ISAAC, Rowley 1691, s. of George of the same, m. 24 July 1684, Mary Cheny, d. of the sec. John of Newbury, had Elizabeth b. 10 Apr. 1685; Martha, 25 Nov. 1687; Mary, 17 Mar. 1697; John, 12 May 1700; and Isaac, 15 Oct. 1707; and d. 19 Dec. 1713. He was b. deaf and dumb. JACOB, Rowley, br. of the preced. was a soldier, it is said, in the Ind. war; perhaps was never m. but d. in the serv. JOHN, Wethersfield 1647, s. of Thomas, b. in Eng. came in the Increase with his f. 1635, by w. Naomi, wh. a. 1 Oct. 1659, had John, b. 15 Feb. 1651; Thomas, 1653; and Naomi; and by w. Sarah, perhaps d. of John Brownson of Hartford, had Ebenezer, b. 1665; Sarah; George, 1668; Mary; Joseph, a. 1672; and Abraham, 1675. He was rep. 1660, 1, and 2; made his will 24 Sept. 1688, but liv. many yrs. aft. at Glastonbury, and d. 9 Apr. 1703; and his wid. d. 4 Dec. 1711. Of all these ch. exc. Mary the m. is kn. Naomi m. 30 Oct. 1679, Thomas Hale; Sarah m. 16 Dec. 1681, Joseph Crane.
JOHN, Glastonbury, s. of the preced. m. 4 Mar. 1674, Susanna, d. of William Hills of Hartford, had Susanna, b. 4 Feb. 1675, d. at 10 yrs.; John, 30 Oct. 1676; Ebenezer, 10 Mar. 1679; Jonathan, 17 Sept. 1681; Benjamin, 30 Mar. 1684; David, 25 Feb. 1688; and Abraham, 25 Aug. 1691. His w. d. Oct. 1701, aged 50; and he m. 12 May 1702, Elizabeth d. of John Mitchell; and d. 25 Nov. 1711, and his wid. d. 8 June 1718. JOSEPH, Rowley 1691, s. of George, m. 1678, Frances Trumbull, perhaps d. of the first John of the same, had Joseph, b. 20 Oct. 1678, d. soon; Ann, 28 Nov. 1680; Joseph, 16 Jan. 1684; George, 21 Jan. 1687, Mary, 22 Sept. 1689; Elizabeth 22 June 1692; and Abigail, 14 July [[vol. 3, p. 20]] 1694, and he d. 5 Mar. 1723. JOSEPH, Glastonbury, s. of the first John, m. 4 June 1696, Dorothy, d. of Samuel Butler, had Dorothy, b. 17 Apr. 1697; Joseph, 9 July 1700; Jonathan, 17 Mar. 1703; James, 13 Apr. 1707; and his w. d. 19 Aug. 1709. He m. 29 June 1710, Esther, d. of Jacob Gibbs, and had Benjamin, 27 July 1711; Esther, 4 Aug. 1713; Elizabeth 19 Oct. 1716; and Mary, 9 Feb. 1720. He d. at Litchfield (of wh. he was an early sett. 1721) but the date is unkn. for his will of 1737 was pro. seven yrs. later. SAMUEL, Rowley, s. of George, m. 12 Nov. 1682, Mary, d. of William Foster, had Hannah, b. 2 Oct. foll.; Samuel, 20 July 1687; David, 12 Mar. 1689; Mary, 21 July 1696; Jedediah, 20 Apr. 1699; and Eliphalet, 1706; and d. 22 Apr. 1722. THOMAS, Wethersfield, from Wood Ditton, in Co. Cambridge, came to Boston in the Increase, 1635, aged 55, with w. Frances, 50; and ch. Margaret, 23, as the custom-ho. rec. imports, but she was bapt. 23 Sept. 1607; Lydia, 92, but bapt. 14 July 1616, and that age might have suit. better an elder sis. Elizabeth bapt. 12 May 1614, wh. did not come; Mary, 16; Frances, 12, bapt. 4 Sept. 1621; and John, 10, bapt. 29 Sept. 1624. He d. bef. 25 Dec. 1640, when ment. of the lds. of Frances the wid. is found. She d. Nov. 1650. Margaret m. Richard Law, the gr.f. of Gov. Law; Lydia m. Robert Hayward or Howard of Windsor; Mary m. John Root; and Frances m. Thomas Uffoot; and the three first nam. had ch. but the last none. To the dilig. fondness of Payne Kenyon K. of Litchfield, Esq. in 1847, were we indebt. for a copious memor. of predecess. and descend. in 140 pages, wh. is multipl. threefold in 1856.
THOMAS, wh. came in the Elizabeth, from Ipswich, 1634, aged 24, with w. Elizabeth 20, was eldest s. of the preced. bapt. 30 Nov. 1609, sent by the f. in adv. to make prepar. for the fam. migrat. but no more is kn. of him, so that it is not improb. that soon aft. his f. arr. he went home. THOMAS, Hartford, s. of the first John, m. Hannah, a. of William Hills, had Thomas, b. a. 1677; John; Mary, 1686; Naomi, 1693; and Samuel, 1696. Prob. the last three d.young, for they are not nam. in settlem. of the est. aft. his d. 1712.
KILBY, CHRISTOPHER, Boston, by w. Sarah had Nathaniel, b. 20 Mar. 1694; Miriam, 5 Dec. 1696; John, 24 Aug. 1699; Rebecca, 27 Dec. 1701; Samuel, 2 Oct. 1706; Sarah, 10 July 1708; and Mary, 18 Nov. 1712. EDWARD, Boston, m. 9 May 1662, Elizabeth wid. of Edward Yeomans, d. of Thomas Josselyn. JOHN, Boston, perhaps br. of Christopher, by w. Rebecca had Elizabeth b. 15 Sept. 1686; John, 24 Dec. 1688; Sarah, 8 Mar. 1692; Christopher, 9 Dec. 1693, prob. d. soon; Richard, 2 Jan. 1695; William, 6 Apr. 1698; Catharine, 10 Feb. 1700; Rebecca, 30 Mar. 1702; Christopher, again, 25 May 1705; Nicholas, 28 July 1708; and Ebenezer, 25 June 1711. [[vol. 3, p. 21]]
KILCUP, ROGER, Boston, perhaps s. of William, freem. 1690, m. 4 July 1695, Abigail, d. of Joseph Dudson, had Dudson, was of ar. co. and d. 1 Oct. 1702, aged 82. I presume his wid. m. 11 Oct. 1704 Ezekiel Lewis. WILLIAM, Boston 1649, in few yrs. was of Charlestown with w. Grace, and call. a sieve-maker; may have had d. Sarah m. to Richard Wilson bef. Aug. 1654, tho. in Geneal. Reg. VIII. 277, a differ. conject. is giv.
KILHAM, KILLAM, KILLUM, KELHAM, or KEELUM, AUSTIN, or AUGUSTINE, Salem 1637, had then, says Felt, a gr. of ld. but was of Dedham soon after, and may have short time liv. at Ipswich; by w. Alice had Lot, b. 11 Sept. 1640; and Sarah, 4 Jan. 1642; was freem. 2 June 1641. He was of the ch. at Wenham bef. 1655, when he rem. to Chelmsford. DANIEL, Wenham, ar. co. 1645. DANIEL, Wenham, s. of the preced. freem. 1680. He m. a. 1673, Sarah, wid. of John Fairfield. JOHN, Dedham 1654; perhaps was of Brookfield 1690, and his fam. in poverty. LOT, Salem, s. of Austin, m. 22 May 1666, Hannah, d. of Robert Goodale, had Hannah, b. Mar. 1667; James, May 1669, d. soon; Ephraim, June 1672, d. soon; Ruth, Sept. 1673, d. in one day; Ruth, again, 15 Jan. 1676; went to Enfield, d. 26 Oct. 1683, being the first d. in the town. He had James, and prob. other ch.
KILTON, ROBERT, is on the list of Gallop's comp. in Phips's crusade against Quebec 1690, but of what town he was inhab. or of any thing else a. him, we are ign. yet of THOMAS in the comp. of Capt. Withington of Dorchester in the same disastr. expedit. our kn. is no larger. See the Hist. of D. 256.
KIMBALL, sometimes KEMBALL, BENJAMIN, Rowley 1664, prob. s. of Richard, had been, 1659, perhaps of Exeter, m. Apr. 1661, Mary, d. of Robert Hazeltine, had Ann, b. 22 Dec. foll. was freem. 1682. CALEB, Ipswich 1665, s. prob. youngest of Richard, had w. Hannah, and ch. Caleb, Ann, Elizabeth Abigail, Mary, Robert, and Benjamin, was k. by the Ind. 18 Sept. 1675, with the flower of Essex, under capt. Lothrop at Bloody brook. EBENEZER, Rowley 1691. EPHRAIM, Wenham, freem. 1690. GILES, Charlestown 1656, br. of Thomas, d. at Boston, 1 Aug. 1659. HENRY, Watertown, prob. br. of Richard the first, came in the Elizabeth, 1634, from Ipswich, aged 44, with w. Susanna, 35; ch. Elizabeth 4; and Susan, 1 and 1/2; and serv. Richard Cutting, 11; freem. 2 May 1638; had John, b. 5 Mar. 1638, d. soon; Mary, 26 Nov. 1641; Richard, 13 Oct. 1643; and John, again, 25 Dec. 1645; and d. 1648, his inv. being of 22 July. His wid. m. again, and d. 19 Aug. 1684. Elizabeth m. Capt. Thomas Straight, and Susanna m. John Randall, both of W. HENRY, Ipswich 1640, eldest s. of Richard the first, perhaps sett. first at Watertown, and from Ipswich rem. and may have been the blacksmith of Boston, 1657, wh. had w. Mary, that outliv. him, and had admin. of his est. Jan. 1676; and s. Timothy finish. the settlem. of est. aft. d. of his mo. He was a man of large business.
HENRY, Charlestown, m. 13 Nov. [[vol. 3, p. 22]] 1656, Sarah, that I presume to be d. of John Fownell, wh. d. 10 Aug. foll. He m. sec. w. Mary, d. of Thomas Brigden, had Zechary, Mary, Sarah, and Henry. HENRY, Wenham, d. prob. early in 1676, for wid. Elizabeth had admin. 30 June of that yr. JOHN, Newbury, m. 25 Feb. 1665, Mary Hobbs, had Mary, b. 19 July 1667; and John, 15 Oct. 1668, and the f. d. same mo. JOHN, Boston, carpenter, or cooper, perhaps both, s. of Thomas of the same, d. prob. at New York, where he made his will, 10 May 1695, in wh. he gave his w. Elizabeth his lds. and houses for her life, aft. to his sis. Sarah Knight for her life, and aft. to Elizabeth d. of Richard Knight of Boston. JOHN, Watertown, prob. s. of Henry of the same, m. 19 Jan. 1668, Hannah, d. of Thomas Bartlett, had Hannah, b. 11 July 1671, d. young; Susanna, 18 July 1670; John, 3 Aug. 1678; and Hannah, again, 8 June 1681; was freem. 1690, was a cooper, and d. 7 June 1714; and his wid. d. 22 Nov. 1715. JOHN, Amesbury, took o. of fidel. 20 Dec. 1677, and was made freem. 1690. JOHN, Boxford, freem. 1690.
RICHARD, Watertown, prob. br. of Henry of the same came from Ipswich, 0. E. 1634, aged 39, in the Elizabeth, with w. Ursula; ch. Henry, 15; Richard, 11; Mary, 9; Martha, 5; John, 3; and Thomas, 1; and serv. John Laverick, 15; was freem. 6 May 1635; rem. 1638 to Ipswich, there had more ch. and d. 1675, leav. Henry, Richard, Mary, Thomas, Benjamin, Elizabeth Caleb, Sarah, and ano. d. w. of John Severns. He is call. by Thomas Scott (a passeng. with w. and fam. in the same sh.) br. and this may mean, that one m. a sis. of the other, or they m. sis. but in this case not, I judge. the mere ch. relationsh. See Scott. It is said, that two of his s. Thomas and William, were k. by the Ind. in 1675; but I suppose Caleb was one. A William K. of capt. Oliver's comp. was wound. 19 Dec. 1675, in the gr. battle of Narraganset, but he was of Boston, and serv. as substitute for his master, John Clear. An Elizabeth K. aged 13, was passeng. in the same sh. with Henry and Richard; but on the custom-ho. list is not insert. as ch. of either, but under the care of Thomas Reyner. RICHARD, Bradford, s. of Richard, b. in Eng. long liv. in Ipswich, but was of B. when freem. 1685. SAMUEL, Wenham, freem. 1682. SAMUEL, Boston, mariner, perhaps eldest s. of Thomas of the same, may have been a soldier in Moseley's comp. in Dec. 1675, and d. 1684, on ret. voyage and his f. took admin.
THOMAS, Charlestown 1653, merch. by w. Elizabeth Trarice, perhaps eldest d. of Nicholas, had John, b. 1 July 1656, rem. to Boston, and had Sarah, 19 Apr. 1666; Rebecca, 12 July 1668; Henry, 14 Mar. 1670, and Elizabeth 8 Sept. 1671. He was bur. on Copp's hill, d. 29 Jan. 1689, was b. 15 Jan. 1622. Sarah m. Richard Knight of Boston, and attain. no little celebr. as skil. in trade and observant of manners. See Knight. THOMAS, Ipswich, s. of Richard, an early sett. of that pt. of Rowley, that aft. was call. Bradford, had eight ch. of wh. the eldest was Richard. He was k. by the Ind. 3 May 1676, when [[vol. 3, p. 23]] his w. Mary and five ch. Joanna, Thomas, Joseph, Priscilla, and John, were tak. prison. carr. a. forty miles into the wilderness, and allow. to come home 13 June foll. His est. was good. THOMAS, Dover 1660. This name is spell. oft. Kemble. Ten had, in 1834, been gr. at Harv. and twenty two at other coll. in N. E.
KIMBERLY, ABRAHAM, New Haven, s. of Thomas, by w. Hannah, wh. was bapt. on adm. of the ch. prob. 24, certain. not (as the rec. in Geneal. Reg. IX. 360, says) 25 July 1659, wh. was Monday, had Hannah, b. 11 Jan. 1656; Sarah, bapt. July 1659, d. young; Mary, b. 1668; Sarah, 1672; Abraham, 1675; and fam. tradit. says, went to S. Carolina, and there was k. by the Ind. These ch. were all b. in Albemarle Co. of Carolina. His wid. came home, and m. John Curtis of Stratford, and there she had put on rec. the b. of ea. of the ch. Mary m. John Blakeman, and Sarah m. Benjamin Hurd. With this fam. Goodwin was quite bewilder.
ELEAZER, Glastonbury, s. of Thomas, said to be the first male b. in New Haven, was in 1661 sch.master at Wethersfield, and contin. in that employm. at intervals till 1689; was freem. 1667, and in 1696 succeed. Col. John Allyn, as Secr. of the Col. and so cont. to his d. Feb. 1709. He left s. Thomas, and four ds. refer. to in his will, two m. and two, Elizabeth and Ruth, unm. NATHANIEL, New Haven, s. of Thomas, had Nathaniel, b. 4 Jan. 1667; Elizabeth and two other ds. Apr. 1679, one without name, the other, Sarah. THOMAS, Dorchester 1635, had w. Alice, with wh. he rem. to New Haven 1639; his est. was then small. His w. by wh. he had Eleazer, bapt. 17 Nov. 1639; and Abiah, 19 Dec. 1641; beside five or six others, d. 1659, at New Haven; he m. ano. w. Mary, wid. of William Preston, and rem. to Stratford, there d. 1673; in his will of 11 Jan. of that yr. he names his s. Thomas, Abraham, Nathaniel, and Eleazer, w. Marg and sev. ds. Of these Hannah was b. so late as 1656; Abiah m. a Boardman, and she and three ch. are refer. to in his will; and Mary m. Nathaniel Hayes, prob. and her 3 ch. Nathaniel, Elizabeth and Mary, are nam. in it.
THOMAS was freem. 1669, had w. Hannah, and with Nathaniel, propr. at New Haven 1685; but T. had no ch. and it is said Nathaniel left s. of the same name. Great var. in spell. of this name occurs both at D. and New Haven; Kinnersly, Kimerly, Kemmerly, and even with C. for first let. are found. At New Haven the fam. is perpet. with repute, and four had been gr. at Yale in 1829.
KIME, WILLIAM, Dover 1668-71.
KIMWRIGHT, GEORGE, Dorchester, m. a. 1653, the wealthy wid. of John Holland, rem. to Cambridge, a. 1664; but I doubt the spell. of the surname.
KINCAID, DANIEL, New Hampsh. came, 1689, prob. from Scotland.
KIND, ARTHUR, Boston, by w. Jane had Sarah, b. Nov. 1646; James, wh. d. 9 July 1654; Mary, wh. d. 27 Oct. 1655; James, again, 29 Oct. 1655; Nathaniel, May 1658; Thomas, 26 Sept. 1659; Mary, 27 Apr. 1662; and William, 26 Feb. 1665. This name is pervert. to Knide in Geneal. Reg. XV. 134.
KING, ALEXANDER, Wickford, R. I. 1674. BENJAMIN, Northampton, s. of John of the same, m. 16 May 1700, Mary, d. of Abel James, had Elisha, b. 11 Nov. 1717, the only ch. and he d. 20 Jan. foll. His wid. m. 1721, Jonathan Graves. CLEMENT, Marshfield, by Miss Thomas, in Geneal. Reg. VIII. 192, is favor. with w. Susanna, wh. d. or was bur. [[vol. 3, p. 24]] 19 June 1669; but whose s. or whose d. when b. or m. is not to be easi. kn. A later report, in the same vol. 229, makes the d. of w. occur. thirty yrs. aft. DANIEL, Lynn 1647, a merch. b. a. 1601, a. 28 May 1672. His will of 7 Feb. preced. pro. 26 June foll. names w. and ch. Daniel, Hannah, w. of John Blaney, Elizabeth Redding, and Sarah, w. of Ezekiel Needham. His wid. Elizabeth wh. had been wid. Corwin, says Lewis, d. 26 Feb. 1677 or 8. His est. was very good. DANIEL, Charlestown 1658, s. prob. of the preced. was, perhaps, of Salem 1676, but intermed. at Lynn, m. 11 Mar. 1663, Tabitha Walker, had Richard b. 1 Mar. 1668; Tabitha, 6 Jan. 1670; John; Sarah, 11 Apr. 1672; Elizabeth 19 Mar. 1674. John has a date, giv. by Felt, but as it is inconsist. with the one that precedes him, it is mark. here as the other may be erron. DAVID, Westfield, br. of Benjamin, by w. Abigail had David, b. 1702; Thankful, 1704; Moses, 1706; Stephen, 1708; Benjamin, 1710; Aaron, 1714; Asahel, and Eldad, tw. 1718, of wh. the first nam. d. soon; and Gideon, 1722; rem. to a new planta. now Sheffield, and d. 1710. In his will he nam. all the ch. exc. Asahel.
EDWARD, Windsor, an Irish serv. had gr. of ld. 1663, liv. on Long Isl. when he d. 1702; had two ds. nam. Mary Hilliard and Sarah Cady, req. adm. on his est. Their h.'s names are not found. Perhaps there were other ch. FEARNOT, Westfield, s. prob. of John of Weymouth, m. 14 May 1677, Mary, d. of Ambrose Fowler, had Mary, b. 7 Mar. 1678; Elizabeth 12 May 1680; Abigail, 15 Feb. 1683; Experience, 1 May 1684, d. in 10 days; Deborah, 3 Mar. 1686; Ebenezer, 3 Sept. 1687; and John, 30 Sept. 1690; and d. 1 Feb. 1703. GEORGE, freem. of Mass. 18 Apr. 1637, came in the Hercules, 1634, and by Farmer is set down as Newbury, but he must soon have rem. for Coffin names him not. HENRY, came in the James from Southampton, 1635, is call. a laborer, but I hear no more of him. HEZEKIAH, Weymouth, by w. Mary had Mary, b. 10 Oct. 1679; and Samuel, 20 Apr. 1686; and prob. others. Isaac, Weymouth, a soldier in capt. Johnson's comp. in the gr. Narraganset fight, 19 Dec 1675, when he was wound. Prob. he is call. Hezekiah in that list of Geneal. Reg. VIII. 242. JAMES, Suffield, d. 1722, leav. James, b. bef. he went thither; William, 1679, d. next yr.; Annis, 1681; Benoni, 1685, d. next yr.; Joseph, 1687, d. soon; and Mary, 1692. His w. was Elizabeth
JOHN, Northampton, is by Hinman said to have come at the age of 16 in 1645, liv. at Hartford, and 5 yrs. aft. m. Sarah Holton, d. of John; but part of this is erron. for he m. 18 Nov. 1656, Sarah, d. of William Holton, wh. of course, was sis. not d. of John; had John, b. July 1657; William, 28 Mar. 1660; Thomas, 14 July 1662 ; Samuel, 6 Jan. 1665; Eleazer, 26 Mar. 1667, wh. d. at 32 yrs. unm.; Joseph, 23 Mar. 1669, a. next yr.; Sarah, 3 May 1671; Joseph, again, 8 May 1673; Benjamin, 1 Mar. 1675; [[vol. 3, p. 25]] Thankful, Sept. 1679; David, 1677, or 1681; and Jonathan, 25 Apr. 1683; and his w. d. 8 May foll.; was rep. 1679 and 89; m. sec. w. Sarah, wid. of Jacob Mygatt, d. of William Whiting, was a capt. and d. 3 Dec. 1703. Sarah m. 22 Dec. 1692, Ebenezer Pomeroy; and Thankful m. 1704, Samuel Clapp. JOHN, Weymouth, by w. Esther had Fearnot, b. 29 June 1655; John, 12 Apr. 1659, d. soon; John, again, 25 Dec. 1661; Esther, 28 Sept. 1664; and Patience, 4 Oct. 1668. Perhaps he was s. b. in Eng. of an elder JOHN of the same, wh. had Mary, b. 15 June 1639; and Abigail, 14 Mar. 1641, whose sec. or third w. made her will, 14 June 1652, in wh. her s. Joseph Barker, and d. Sarah Hunt are refer. to; and this younger John may be the officer in the Ind. war, 1691, ment. by Niles in his Hist. 3 Mass. Hist. Coll. VI. 227. JOHN, Salem, s. perhaps of William of the same, m. Sept. 1660, Elizabeth d. of Thomas Goldthwait of the same, had John, b. Oct. 1662; Samuel, May 1664; William, June 1669; Elizabeth Feb. 1672; Jonathan, 1675; Thomas, 1678, d. at 2 yrs.; Hannah, 15 Apr. 1681; and Mary, 28 Mar. 1687. Prob. he had sec. w. Ann, d. of that wid. Dorcas Hoar, wh. was long imprison. and sentenc. to d. for witchcr. but he and his w. obt. reprieve.
JOHN, Northampton, eldest s. of John of the same, freem. 1690, m. 4 Nov. 1686, Mehitable, d. of Medad Pomeroy, had Mehitable, b. 13 Mar. 1690; Experience, 17 Apr. 1693; Medad, 26 Mar. 1699; Catharine, 17 Aug. 1701; John, 1 Apr. 1704; tw. ch. 1 June 1706, both d. soon; and Thankful, 18 Feb. 1709, d. in few days. He d. 20 Mar. 1720; and his wid. d. 8 Nov. 1755, in her 90th yr. JOSEPH, Northampton, br. of the preced. m. 3 June 1696, Mindwell, d. of Medad Pomeroy, had Sarah, b. 10 Mar. 1697; Esther, 1 Jan. 1700, d. young, Eunice, 12 Mar. 1703; Mindwell, 15 Mar. 1705; Phineas, 27 Sept. 1707; Joseph, 24 Nov. 1709; Thankful, 9 Feb. 1712; and Simeon, 28 Oct. 1714; he m. sec. w. 30 Aug. 1733, Mindwell Porter, and d. 3 Dec. 1734. JONATHAN, Northampton, youngest br. of the preced. m. 3 Apr. 1711, Mary French, perhaps d. of Thomas of Deerfield, had Jonathan, b. 25 Jan. 1712; Abigail, 1 Dec. 1713; Charles, 3 July 1716; Mary, 31 May 1718; Beriah, 2 Oct. 1721, d. Apr. foll.; Seth, 18 Apr. 1723; Oliver, 20 Apr. 1726, wh. d. at Louisbourg, soon aft. its conq. 1745; rem. to Bolton, and had Gideon, 24 Aug. 1729. See Hinman, 280. His w. d. 24 Mar. 1758, aged 71, and he d. 10 June 1774.
JOSEPH, one of the flower of Essex, k. with his capt. and gr. part of his comp. at Bloody Brook, may have been br. of John. MARK, Charlestown 1658, by w. Mary, adm. of the ch. 20 Nov. 1659, had Mark; beside Mary, b. 28 Mar. preced. both bapt. 27 Nov. of that yr.; two ch. bapt. 6 May 1660, whose names are not found; Hannah, 18 Dec. 1664, d. soon; Hannah, again, 4 Mar. 1666; and Samuel, 19 Nov. 1671. PETER, Sudbury 1654, deac. and rep. 1689 and 90, d. 27 Aug. 1704. Prob. he had ch. of wh. one may have been Peter, ano. Richard, and was freem. 1690. PHILIP, Weymouth 1672. His d. Mary m. John Leonard. RALPH, Lynn 1648, m. 2 Mar. 1664, Elizabeth Walker, had Ralph, b. 13 Aug. 1667; Daniel, 10 Oct. 1669; Sarah, 25 Nov. 1671; Richard, 3 May 1677; and Mary, 28 [[vol. 3, p. 26]] July 1679 ; freem. 1680, was capt. and d. 1689.
RICHARD, prob. of Salem, had d. and his wid. m. Richard Bishop of Salem, to wh. in her right was gr. admin. of est. of K. as early as 1635. Felt. ROBERT, came in the Confidence from Southampton, 1638, aged 24, a serv. but we kn. no more. SAMUEL, Plymouth 1643, had Samuel, b. 29 Aug. 1649; and Isaac, 24 Oct. 1651. SAMUEL, Weymouth, by w. Experience had Susanna, b. 6 May 1659; Elizabeth 23 Sept. 1662; Experience, 6 Oct. 1664; Sarah, 31 Jan. 1666; and Samuel, 1 Mar. 1671; was freem. 1681. Ano. Samuel, at Weymouth, or the same, had Abigail, b. 20 Apr. 1681. SAMUEL, Northampton, br. of Benjamin, m. 1690, Joanna, wid. of Thomas Alvord, had Eliakim, b. 19 Feb. 1692; Samuel, 19 Nov. 1693; Jemima; and tw. ch. 31 July 1699, wh. both d. soon; and he d. 3 Oct. 1701; and his wid. m. 1702, Deliverance Bridgman. THOMAS, Sudbury, and Lancaster, by w. Ann, wh. d. 24 Dec. 1642, had Thomas, b. 4 Dec. 1642, d. 3 Jan. 1645. The f. also, d. soon, for his inv. was tak. by Capt. John Coolidge and Hugh Mason, 23 Apr. foll. Possib. he was that youth of 15, wh. came from Ipswich at the same time, in 1634, with the other Thomas a few yrs. older, but in a differ. ship, the Elizabeth.
THOMAS, Watertown 1640, prob. in the Frances from Ipswich, 1634, aged 19, came with so many, wh. sat down at that place, but first was, prob. at Hampton; by w. Mary had Thomas, b. 6 Mar. 1641; Mary, 2 Feb. 1643; and d. 7 Dec. 1644 His wid. m. 9 Mar. 1645, James Cutler. THOMAS, perhaps s. of the preced. in 1676 was of Marlborough. THOMAS, Scituate, came in the Blessing, from London, 1635, aged 21, in comp. with William Vassall, unit. with the ch. 25 Feb. 1638, but did not rem. next yr. with the pastor and his many friends; by w. Sarah had Rhoda, b. 11 Oct. 1639; George, 24 Dec. 1642, wh. it is thot. d. young; Thomas, 21 June 1645; Daniel, 4 Feb. 1648; Sarah, 24 May 1650; and John, 30 May 1652, d. in few wks.; and his w. d. 6 June aft. He next m. 31 Mar. 1653, Jane, wid. of Elder William Hatch, wh. d. 8 Oct. foll. had third w. Ann; but ch. of the first w. only are heard of; was Rul. Elder, and d. 1691; his will is of this date. Rhoda m. 8 Oct. 1656, at Boston, John Rogers of S. THOMAS, Scituate, s. of the preced. was a deac. had two ws. one prob. Mary, d. of the first William Sprague of Hingham, wh. must have been sec. w. for in 1669 he m. Elizabeth d. of Thomas Clap of S. He had sev. ch. of wh. Daniel was of Marshfield; and Sarah m. Elisha Bisby, jr. says Deane. In the same sh. with him came Susanna, aged 30, wh. may have been aunt. THOMAS, Sudbury, m. 26 Dec. 1655, Bridget Davis.
THOMAS, Taunton, d. 30 Mar. 1713, aged 70, says gr.stone. He may be that Weymouth inhab. wh. by w. Mary had John, b. 29 Aug. 1670; Mary, 12 June 1673; and, perhaps, bad ch. aft. rem. to T. THOMAS, [[vol. 3, p. 27]] Hatfield and Hartford, br. of Benjamin, m. 17 Nov. 1683, Abigail, d. of Jedediah Strong, had Thomas, b. at Northampton, 3 Dec. 1684, d. young; Abigail, 1687; and Mary, 1691, both at Hatfield; beside Thomas; and Robert; both at Hartford, where, aft. d. of his first w. 1689, he m. 1690, Mary, d. of Robert Webster, wh. d. 27 Sept. 1706. He had third w. and d. 26 Dec. 1711, and his wid. d. 2 Jan. foll. WILLIAM, Salem, came from London in the Abigail, 1635, aged 28, freem. 25 May 1636, wh. is inconsist. in trifling degree with Felt, wh. says he had gr. of ld. 1637, and was freem. aft. it; had there bapt. Mehitable, on 25 Dec. 1636; John, 1 Nov. 1638; and Deliverance, 31 Oct. 1641. In his case, we find not the w. in the valua. list of ch. mem. as was commonly the much more natural occurr. but he seems to have been the superior polemic, if not devotee; as, in the antinom. perversity of 1637, he was one of the five men in S. requir. to be disarm. for the public safety; and in the more violent ragings of spiritual insubordin. 1659, his Christian kindness to the Quakers expos. him to whip. and banishm. From the latter he was restor. on repent. 1661.
WILLIAM, Isle of Shoals, d. 28 May 1664, leav. William. WILLIAM, Boston, wh. by w. Sarah, d. of George Griggs, had William, b. 6 Nov. 1655, is, perhaps, f. of that man, honor. by Dunton in 1686, wh. d. 1690. The wid. of William m. bef. July 1662, Roger Burgiss, and d. 1664. WILLIAM, Northampton, br. of Benjamin, m. 1686, Elizabeth d. of Henry Denslow of Windsor, and had William, b. 7 Sept. 1687; Daniel, 17 Oct. 1689; Josiah, 27 Aug. 1693; John, 11 June 1697; Eleazer, Dec. 1701; and Elizabeth 15 June 1707. He d. 20 Sept. 1728; and his wid. d. 27 May 1746, aged 80. Of the gr. fam. of Kings at N. a hundred and fifty yrs. since, near all are extinct. A Winifred K. was m. at Boston, 15 Jan. 1657, to Joseph Benham of New Haven, but her f. is not kn. Seven of this name, Farmer saw, had, in 1829, been gr. at Harv. and twentytwo at other coll. of N. E. and Union and N. J.
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