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and is employed in the Safety Fund Na-
tional Bank of Fitchburg.



Like the majority of English families
of renown the Churchills trace their line-
age to a follower of the Norman Con-
queror, and in France their ancestral line
goes to a much more remote period.
During the eleventh century Wandril de
Leon, a scion of a noble family and a son
of Giles de Leon, became Lord of Coureil
(now Courcelles) in the province of Lor-
raine. He adopted Corcil as his family
name ; married Isabella de Tuya and had
two sons : Roger and Rouland. Roger de
Coureil accompanied William Duke of
Normandy to England ; participated in
the conquest, and for his services was
granted lands in Dorset, Somerset, Wilts
and Shropshire. He married Gertrude,
daughter of Sir Guy de Toray, and had
three sons : John, Hugh Fitz-Roger and
Roger Fitz-Roger. John de Coureil, son
of Roger and Gertrude (de Toray) de
Coureil, married Joane de Kilrington, and
their son Bartholomew was knighted dur-
ing the reign of King Stephen (1135-1154)
as Sir Bartholomew de Cherchile. Wil-
liam Churchill, the seventh in line of de-
scent from Roger de Coureil, of France,
was the first to adopt this form of spell-
ing the name. These gleanings will serve
as a brief summary of the early history of
the Churchills in England.

(I) John Churchill belonged to one of
the branches of the family constituting
the posterity of the above mentioned



Roger, but his immediate ancestors are
as yet unknown, as are also the place and
date of his birth. According to a list of
the male inhabitants of Plymouth, Massa-
chusetts, between the ages of sixteen and
sixty years, made in 1643, he was then re-
siding there, but there is no record of his
arrival. He purchased a farm of one
Richard Higgins in 1645; was admitted
a freeman of the colony in 1651 ; bought
another tract of land in 1652 lying in that
part of Plymouth then called Willingly
and in the deed of conveyance he is styled
"Planter." His death occurred in Plym-
outh, January 1, 1662-63. December 18,
1644, he married Hannah Pontus, who
was born in either Holland or England in
1623, daughter of William and Wybra
(Hanson) Pontus, who arrived in Plym-
outh as early as 1633. The children of
John and Hannah (Pontus) Churchill
were: Joseph, mentioned below; Hannah,
born November 12, 1649; Eliezer, April
20, 1652; Mary, August 1, 1654; William,
1656; John, 1657. Mrs. Churchill was
married a second time, June 25, 1669, to
Giles Richard, and she died December 12,
1690.

(II) Joseph Churchill, eldest son and
child of John and Hannah (Pontus)
Churchill, was born at Plymouth in 1647.
But little is known of him beyond the fact
that he occupied the farm originally pur-
chased by his father, and prior to 1700 he
erected a dwelling house, which is still
standing. June 13, 1672, he was married
in Plymouth to Sarah Hicks, daughter of
Samuel and Lydia (Doane) Hicks, and
granddaughter of Robert Hicks, the first
settler of the name. Their children were :
John, born July 3, 1678; Margaret, Octo-
ber, 1684; Barnabas, mentioned below;
Mercy, 1689; Joseph, January, 1692.

(III) Barnabas Churchill, second son
and third child of Joseph and Sarah
(Hicks) Churchill, was born in Plym-



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outh, July 3, 1687. He married, February
5, 1714, Lydia Harlow, who was born in
1688, daughter of William and Lydia
(Cushman) Harlow, and granddaughter
of Rev. Thomas Cushman. Children :
Barnabas, born October 19, 1714; Wil-
liam, December 25, 1716; Ichabod, Janu-
ary 12, 1719; Joseph, mentioned below;
Lemuel, July 12, 1723; Isaac, May 3,
1726; Thomas, April 30, 1730; Ebenezer,
November 9, 1732; Lydia, March 9, 1735.

(IV) Joseph (2) Churchill, fourth son
of Barnabas and Lydia (Harlow) Church-
ill, was born May 19, 1721, in Plymouth,
and resided in Middleboro, Massachu-
setts, where he died about 1751. He
married, September 23, 1745, Mariah
Rider, daughter of Samuel and Mary
(Sylvester) Rider, of Plymouth. She
married (second) Archippus Fuller, with
whom she removed to Woodstock, Ver-
mont, accompanied by her children. They
were: Ichabod, mentioned below ; Joseph,
born July 14, 1748; Lucy, August 22,
I750

(V) Ichabod Churchill, elder son of
Joseph (2) and Mariah (Rider) Churchill,
was born August 9, 1746, in Middleboro,
and resided there until the time of the
Revolution. In 1777 he visited Wood-
stock, Vermont, on an exploring expedi-
tion, and in the following year removed
thither with his family. He resided on
what was known as the road to Rutland,
where he built a house known as the Red
House, which was still standing in 1888,
and died there August 7, 1826. He was a
sergeant in Captain Amos Wade's (Third
Middleboro) company of minute-men,
which marched on the Lexington Alarm,
April 19, 1775, going as far as Marshfield,
with three days' service. Later he served
three months with the same company.
He was a prominent member of the Bap-
tist church when organized in Wood-
stock, and later joined the Christian



church. He married (first) November 7,
1771, Sarah Tinkham, born June 2, 1753,
in Halifax, Massachusetts, daughter of
Ephraim and Sarah (Standish) Tinkham,
died October 1, 1800, in Woodstock. Chil-
dren: Ichabod, born January 21, 1773;
Noah, May 29, 1774; William, November
12, 1776; Joseph, December 25, 1777;
Eunice, October 10, 1779; Sarah, August
10, 1781 ; Ruth, March 24, 1783; Mary,
December 1, 1784; Ellen, December 19,
1786; Salome, March 28, 1788; Asa,
March 14, 1790; Jesse, mentioned below;
Nathan Tinkhan, May 17, 1795. He mar-
ried (second) September 13, 1803, Han-
nah Bennett, of Woodstock, who died
May 19, 1825.

(VI) Jesse Churchill, sixth son of Icha-
bod and Sarah (Tinkham) Churchill, was
born May 8, 1792, in Woodstock, and was
reared there upon his father's farm, at-
tending the district schools of the town.
He learned the wheelwright's trade,
which occupied his active years, and was
a soldier of the War of 1812. He married,
in Plymouth, Vermont, March 1, 1819,
Mary Washburn, of Woodstock, born
March 22, 1792, in Brookfield, Massachu-
setts, died March 14, 1859, in Woodstock,
daughter of Peter and Sarah (Ayres)
Washburn. Children: Alden P., born
July 8, 1822; Horace M., August 8, 1824;
Jesse F., mentioned below.

(VII) Jesse F. Churchill, youngest
child of Jesse and Mary (Washburn)
Churchill, was born December 16, 1826,
in Woodstock. He was a machinist by
trade, and lived in Fitchburg, Massachu-
setts, where he died July 6, 1889. He
married, August 2, 1854, in Bellows Falls,
Vermont, Sabra D. Carter, daughter of
Peter S. and Elizabeth (Manning) Carter.
Children : Charles, born May 2, 1857, died
in 1874; Lillian A., mentioned below;
Julia E., born December 24, 1862, married
George A. Pethybridge, of Fitchburg;

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Sarah G., May 5, 1866, died in infancy ;
Ada W., December 5, 1867, died in in-
fancy.

(VIII) Lillian A. Churchill, eldest
daughter of Jesse F. and Sabra D. (Car-
ter) Churchill, was born October 13, i860,
in Fitchburg, and became the wife of
George Samuel Cogswell, of that city (see
Cogswell III).



WOODWORTH, Charles E.,

Manufacturing Jeweler, Retired.

The first mention of the name of Wood-
worth in this country is found in the
records of the town of Scituate, Massa-
chusetts. It is believed that the original
form of the name was Woodward, and
that through some process of evolution
it became Woodworth. This belief is
strengthened by the fact that in Kent,
England, the original home of the immi-
grant, Walter Woodworth, there were,
at the time of his coming over, no Wood-
worths, but a number of Woodwards.
His descendants in this country have
spelled the name variously Woodworth,
W T oodward, Woodard and Woodart.
Among them were many persons of
prominent worth. In the time of the
Colonial wars they were well represented
among the fighters. In later years there
have appeared among them several who
have been made famous by their poetry,
notably Samuel Woodworth, who wrote
the exquisite poem "The Old Oaken
Bucket;" Francis Chandler Woodworth,
who wrote the bird song "Chick-a-dee-
dee;" and Nancy Adelia Woodworth.
who composed the feeling poem entitled
"The Old Homestead." Among those of
recent generations who are well-known
in commercial circles are William Wood-
worth, inventor of the Woodworth cylin-
der planing machine ; Chauncey C. Wood-
worth, of Rochester, New York ; Artemus
B. Woodworth, of Lowell, Massachu-



setts ; Edward B. and Albert B. Wood-
worth, of Concord, New Hampshire.

(I) Walter Woodworth came from
Kent, England, and settled in Scituate,
Massachusetts. The first mention of him
in that town occurs in 1633, when he was
taxed, and again in 1635, when he was
assigned the third lot on Kent street, at
the corner of Meetinghouse lane. Here
he built his house. In the same year
he appears to have owned other lands,
notably a tract on the First Herring
brook, where afterwards stood the resi-
dence of Samuel Woodworth, the poet,
also another tract on Walnut Tree Hill,
then called Walter Woodworth's Hill. In
1666 he bought, besides, sixty acres in
Weymouth. March 2, 1641, he was ad-
mitted as a freeman, and June 4, 1645, he
was appointed surveyor of highways, and
again in 1646 and 1656. His name occurs
often on the town records as juror, wit-
ness and in the performance of other
duties. In 1654 he was a member of the
First Church. His children all became
successful and respected citizens. His
young daughter, Mehitabel, was afflicted
with some nervous disorder, and was
at one time supposed to be under the
influence of witchcraft. Mary Ingham
was charged with being the witch, and on
March 6, 1676, was formally accused by
the authorities, but was afterwards tried
and acquitted. There is no record of the
wife of Walter Woodworth. His will was
made November 26, 1685, and proved
March 2, 1686. In it he mentioned his
son Thomas, his eldest son, to whom he
gave land in Scituate and Little Comp-
ton ; Joseph, to whom he also gave land
in Scituate and Little Compton ; Benja-
min and Isaac, to whom he gave two-
thirds of his land in Seaconnet, now Little
Compton, Rhode Island ; also six daugh-
ters, Sarah, Elizabeth, Mary, Martha,
Mehitabel and Abigail. He left also to
Benjamin his dwelling house, with the



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barns and other outbuildings, in Scituate, (IV) Ebenezer, son of Benjamin and



and made him sole executor. The inven-
tory of his estate amounted to £355, 10s.
Children: Thomas, born about 1636;
Sarah, 1637; Benjamin, about 1639; Wal-
ter, mentioned below ; Joseph, about 1648;
Mary, March 10, 1650; Martha, about
1656; Isaac, about 1659; Mehitabel, Au-
gust 15, 1662; Abigail,, about 1664.

(II) Walter (2), son of Walter (1)
Woodworth, was born in 1645, at Scitu-
ate, and was owner of lands in Little
Compton. The early records of that
town are worn. They state that Walter
Woodworth married in 1669, but do not
show the name of his wife. Children of
Walter Woodworth, recorded in Little
Compton: Joseph, 1670; Hezekiah, 1672;
Catherine, married, July 20, 1704, Thom-
as Davenport, died June 1, 1729; Benja-
min, mentioned below; Isaac, 1676; Eliza-
beth, 1678, died June 18, 1713, married,
December 18, 1701, Benjamin South-
worth ; Thomas, 1680.

(III) Benjamin, son of Walter (2)
Woodworth, was born 1674, according to
the Little Compton records, possibly in
Scituate. In 1704 he bought two hundred
and fifty acres of land in Lebanon, Con-
necticut, where many of his relatives and
friends from Scituate had settled. Soon
after he removed to the former town with
his family, and lived there until his death,
April 22, 1729. He was admitted as an
inhabitant, December 22, 1704. His farm
was situated in the northeast part of the
town, and on account of its remoteness
from the church, he, with others, petitioned
in 1714 for a new church. In I7i6this new
church was formed, called Lebanon par-
ish, later the town of Columbia. His first
wife, Deborah, was the mother of three
daughters: Elizabeth, Deborah and
Mary. The second wife, Hannah, was
the mother of Benjamin, Ichabod, Eben-
ezer, Amos, Ezekiel, Caleb, Hannah, Ruth,
Julia, Margaret and Priscilla.



Hannah Woodworth, was born March 12,
1691, in Little Compton, and married, De-
cember 27, 1717, at Lebanon, Rebecca
Smalley. Children, born at Lebanon :
Ebenezer, September 26, 1718; Zeruiah,
November 14, 1720; Eliphalet, Septem-
ber 24, 1722; Joseph, October 19, 1724;
Amasa, mentioned below ; Rebecca, July
25, 1729; John, January 24, 1735; Phebe,
August 9, 1737

(V) Amasa, fourth son of Ebenezer
and Rebecca (Smalley) Woodworth, was
born April 4, 1727, in Lebanon, and about
the time of the Revolutionary War went
to Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, where he pur-
chased land. In his old age he went
to Essex, Chittenden county, Vermont,
where several of his sons had settled,
and died there. His first wife was Sarah,
and he married (second) in Lebanon,
Elizabeth Wright, a native of that town.

(VI) John, son of Amasa Woodworth,
was one of the early settlers of Essex,
Vermont, where several of the name were
located very early. In 1786 Joel Wood-
worth settled in Essex, was selectman in
that year, and in 1787 treasurer of the
town. His settlement was on Brown's
river, and he kept the first tavern in the
town at Essex Center. Jabez, Ezra and
Nathan Woodworth were also early resi-
dents, the latter serving as constable in
1799. Jonathan, perhaps a son of one of
these, was constable in 1814-16. John
Woodworth married Elizabeth Morey.

(VII) John Morey, son of John and
Elizabeth (Morey) Woodworth, was born
1781, in Essex, and settled early in Berk-
shire, Franklin county, Vermont, where
he was a carpenter and farmer, served
many years as magistrate, and died July
12, 1843. He married, December 17, 1804,
Charlotte Eliza Thompson, born 1782, in
Essex, died May 11, 1871, in Berkshire.
Children : James Harlow, born June 22,
1805, in Essex, died February 20, 1873,



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married Chastina A. Austin ; Charlotte
Eliza, born in 1806, in Essex, died No-
vember 2, 1833, married John Kidder;
Harmon R., married Marcia Chaplin ;
George Washington and Alexander Ham-
ilton, twins, born February 10, 1812, in
Berkshire, the former died July 11, 18S5,
married Persis Wilson Crosby, the latter
son died June 19, 1875, married Lucy F.
Chaffee ; John Bushrod, mentioned below.

(VIII) John Bushrod, son of John M.
and Charlotte Eliza (Thompson) Wood-
worth, was born July 8, 1814, in Berk-
shire, where his life was spent, and where
he died October 15, 1865. He married
(first) October 31, 1839, Gracia Weld,
and to them were born children as fol-
lows : Noel Byron, born July 24, 1840, a
farmer, living in Sheldon, Vermont ; Car-
los Coldridge, born June 2^, 1846, died
August 5, 1878, was a physician, mar-
ried Helen Hart. He married (second)
February 12, 185 1, Almira Charlotte Fer-
nald, daughter of John Fernald, and they
were the parents of two children : Gracia
Almira, born January 1, 1852, who died
February 19, i860; and Charles Edgar,
mentioned below.

(IX) Charles Edgar Woodworth, son
of John B. and Almira C. (Fernald)
Woodworth, was born June 10, 1857, in
Berkshire, and attended the public schools
of that town until he was fifteen years
of age. At that time his father was de-
ceased, and with his mother he removed
to Ripon, Wisconsin, where he attended
school three years. Returning to his na-
tive State, he entered a general store at
Berkshire, where he was a clerk for two
years, and removed to Richmond, Ver-
mont. There he engaged in general mer-
cantile business, in association with one
Jacobs, under the firm name of Jacobs &
Woodworth, continuing five years. He
then sold out his interests there and re-
moved to Attleboro, Massachusetts, be-
coming a member of the firm of Wheaton,



Richards & Company, manufacturing
jewelers. Three years later he removed
to New Bedford, Massachusetts, and en-
gaged in the retail jewelry business on
Purchase street, in that city, where, for
nearly a quarter of a century, he con-
ducted a very successful business. This
he disposed of and is now living retired
in his home on Cottage street, that city.
His sterling character and sound and up-
right business methods gained him many
friends, and he is enjoying in happy con-
tentment the fruits of an industrious life.
He married, March 18, 1885, Ida Grandi-
son Thomas, born in New Bedford,
daughter of Sylvanus and Agnes J. (Mar-
tin) Thomas, of New Bedford (see
Thomas VII). Mrs. Woodworth is a
member of Fort Phoenix Chapter, Daugh-
ters of the American Revolution, of New
Bedford ; is a member and has been presi-
dent of the New Bedford Woman's Club,
and also an active member of the First
Baptist Church, of New Bedford.

(The Jackson Line).

(I) Abraham Jackson was an apprentice
to Nathaniel Morton, secretary of the
Plymouth Colony, and lived in Plymouth,
Massachusetts, where he died October 4,
1714. He married, November 18, 1657,
Remember Morton, born 1637, died July
24, 1707, daughter of Nathaniel and Lydia
(Cooper) Morton, granddaughter of
George and Julia Anna (Carpenter) Mor-
ton, great-granddaughter of Alexander
Carpenter, of Wrentham, England. Chil-
dren : Lydia, born November 19, 1658 ;
Abraham; Nathaniel, mentioned below;
Eleazer, October, 1669 ; John.

(II) Nathaniel, son of Abraham and
Remember (Morton) Jackson, born in
Plymouth, lived in that town, and there
married, December 20, 1686, Ruth Jenney,
a native of Plymouth, daughter of Samuel
and Ann (Lettice) Jenney, granddaugh-
ter of John and Sarah (Carey) Jenney,



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and of Thomas and Ann Lettice, all of
whom were natives of England and lived
in Plymouth, Massachusetts.

(III) Thomas, son of Nathaniel and
Ruth (Jenney) Jackson, was born 1703,
in Plymouth, where he made his home.
He married, October 15, 1724, Hannah
Woodward or Woodworth, of Little
Compton, Rhode Island, born March 19,
1706, daughter of Hezekiah and Hannah
(Clapp) Woodworth, granddaughter of
Walter (2) Woodworth, of Little Comp-
ton (see Woodworth II). Children:
Hezekiah, born 1725, died young; Thom-
as, February 15, 1729; Samuel, mentioned
below; Ruth, January 8, 1733; Hezekiah,
April 15, 1738; Nathaniel, February 2,
1742; William Hall, March 9, 1744; Han-
nah, July 12, 1747; Molly, November 29,
1749-

(IV) Samuel, third son of Thomas and
Hannah (Woodworth) Jackson, was born
January 3, 1731, in Plymouth, and there
made his home. He married there (in-
tentions recorded November 3, 1753) Ex-
perience Atwood, born 1734, in Plym-
outh, daughter of John and Experience
(Pierce) Atwood, granddaughter of Na-
thaniel Atwood, and great-granddaugh-
ter of John and Sarah (Masterson) At-
wood. The name Atwood has been usu-
ally changed to Wood, and there are de-
secendants of this family bearing both
forms of the name.

(V) Samuel (2), son of Samuel (1)
and Experience (Atwood) Jackson, was
born 1755-56, in Plymouth, where he died
September 12, 1829. He married there,
July 25, 1781, Hannah Southworth,
daughter of Nathaniel and Susan (Smith)
Southworth, born 1762-63, died July 9,
1821.

(VI) Hannah, daughter of Samuel (2)
and Hannah (Southworth) Jackson, was
born in Plymouth, and became the wife
of Ephraim Martin, of Rehoboth, Massa-
chusetts (see Martin VI).



(The Martin Line).
Robert Martin, of Badcombe, England,
aged forty-four years, with wife Joane,
same age, embarked from Weymouth,
England, before March 20, 1635, and set-
tled in Weymouth, Massachusetts. He
was admitted a freeman, May 13, 1640.
In 1645 he was in Plymouth Colony,
where he was selectman in 1643, an ^ later
removed to Rehoboth. His will was
dated May 6, 1660, bequeathing to wife
Joane and children ; to brother, Richard
Martin, and his children in England ;
brother Abraham and cousin Roger Clap,
of Dorchester. The widow Joane's will,
in 1668, mentions "sister Smith, cousin
Clap and the children he had by my kins-
woman, Jane Clap ;" kinsman, John
Ormsby ; cousins Grace, Thomas and
Jacob Ormsby ; brother Upham's children
at Maiden, and others.

(I) Richard Martin, brother of Robert
Martin and of Abraham Martin, was born
in England, and came to New England
about 1663. He also settled in Rehoboth,
coming thither from England to accept
the bequest of his brother, Robert. He
made his will when very aged. It was
proved May 7, 1695. He bequeathed to
sons Richard and Francis, and Richard's
eldest son, John, "who are in old Eng-
land; to son John, now with me;" to
John Ormsby, the eldest son of his daugh-
ter Grace, and to daughters, Grace Orms-
by and Annis Chaffee. Abraham Mar-
tin also bequeathed to the children of
brother Richard and of John Ormsby.
Richard Martin was surveyor of high-
ways in Rehoboth in 1669.

(II) John, son of Richard Martin, was
born in England, and came to this coun-
try with his father about 1663, settling in
Rehoboth, in that part afterward Swan-
sea, and was one of the founders of the
Baptist church at Swansea. He was a
weaver by trade and a farmer, was ap-
pointed constable, June 6, 1671, surveyor



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of highways, June 3, 1673, and June 2,
1685. In 1673 ne bought land on New
Meadow Neck, near Hundred Acre Cove,
and built a house north of Central bridge.
He died March 21, 1713-14, aged eighty-
years. He married, April 26, 1671, Joan-
na Esten, born June 1, 1645, in Hereford-
shire, England, daughter of Thomas
Esten, who came with Rev. John Myles
from England to Rehoboth, and settled at
North Providence. Children of John and
Joanna (Esten) Martin: Jemima, born
May 29, 1672; Melatiah, April 30, 1673;
John, March 15, 1674; Ephraim, men-
tioned below; Ann, November 14, 1678;
Manasseh, February 2, 1681 ; Johanna,
February 15, 1683; Ebenezer, February
16, 1684; Judith, November 13, 1686.

(III) Ephraim, third son of John and
Joanna (Esten) Martin, was born Febru-
ary 7, 1676, in Rehoboth, and settled on a
farm in that town, north of the burying
ground, where he died June 25, 1735. He
married, October 18, 1699, Thankful Bul-
lock, born June 27, 1681, died July 22,
1762, daughter of Samuel and Thankful
(Reneff) Bullock. Children: Edward,
born October 22, 1700; Thomas, May 18,
1702; Ephraim, April 19, 1704; Deliver-
ance, September 3, 1706; Experience,
1707; Hopestill, January 16, 1710, Judith,
March 28, 1714; Seth, February 24, 1716;
Lydia, July 17, 1718; Benjamin, men-
tioned below; Elizabeth.

(IV) Benjamin, youngest son of Eph-
raim and Thankful (Bullock) Martin,
was born about 1720, in Rehoboth, where
he lived, and died before December 5,
1795, when his widow made her will. His
will was dated April 30, 1791. He mar-
ried, April 4, 1745, in Providence, Lucy
Perry, born May 26, 1725, in Rehoboth,
daughter of Samuel and Patience (Wood)
Perry. Children : Constant, born Febru-
ary 4, 1746; Freelove, February 25, 1749;
Benjamin, mentioned below; Luce, No-
vember 20, 1755 ; Samuel Perry, March 1,



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1758; Asa, April, 1760; Abi, May 17,
1764, in Cumberland.

(V) Benjamin (2), second son of Ben-
jamin (1) and Lucy (Perry) Martin, was
born April 3, 1751, in Rehoboth, where
his will was filed October 2, 1802. His
first wife, Lucretia, was the mother of his
children, and he had a second wife, Sarah.
In his will are mentioned sons James,
Sylvester and Philip, not on Rehoboth
records. He was probably a mechanic,
and resided in various places, having chil-
dren born in Providence, Danbury, North
Providence, Westfield and Rehoboth, as
indicated by the Rehoboth records, as fol-
lows: Lucretia, July 19, 1777, in Provi-
dence; Leonard, August 24, 1779, in Dan-
bury; Benjamin, August 26, 1781, in Dan-
bury ; Ephraim, mentioned below ; Boham,
May 5, 1786, in Westfield; Appleton,
April 27, 1790, in Rehoboth ; Abbi Apple-
ton, April 30, 1793.

(VI) Ephraim (2), son of Benjamin
(2) and Lucretia Martin, was born Feb-
ruary 26, 1784, in North Providence, and
lived in Rehoboth. He married Hannah
Jackson, daughter of Samuel (2) and
Hannah (Southworth) Jackson, of Plym-
outh (see Jackson VI), and had children:
Catherine Southworth, born January 29.
1818; Agnes Jackson, mentioned below;
Sabina Ann, August 25, 1821 ; John Jack-
son, September 22, 1824.

(VII) Agnes Jackson, second daughter
of Ephraim (2) and Hannah (Jackson)
Martin, was born April 2, 1819, in Reho-
both, died November 15, 1906, in New
Bedford, and was buried in Rural Ceme-
tey of that city. She married, in 1840,



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