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the title of Lieutenant Peter. About 1675 he
married Susanna ; children: Eliza-
beth, born about 1676, married Lieutenant
Samuel Colcord, of Kingston, New Hamp-
shire; and (second) Lieutenant Samuel San-
born, of the same place ; Susanna, married
Caleb Gilman ; Mary, married Joseph Thing ;
Peter, born 1682, married Catharine Gilman;
John (2), whose sketch follows; Benjamin,
married Rachel Gilman.

(III) John (2), second son of Lieutenant
Peter and Susanna Folsom, was born at Exe-
ter, New Hampshire, about 1685, and died in
1757. He lived on a farm in the northwest
part of Exeter, and owned land in Newmarket
and Epping. His first wife was Hannah Gil-
man, and her children, as near as can be as-
certained, were: Peter (2), whose sketch fol-
lows ; Elizabeth, married a Thurston ; Mary,

married William Folsom; and Joshua, born-
1 719, married Abi Mead, and died at Epping,
New Hampshire, in 1796. The second wife
of John Folsom was Sarah, daughter of Fran-
cis Lyford, and granddaughter of Captain
Theophilus Dudley, from whom her children,
Sarah and Susanna, inherited lands, which
they deeded to others in 1748 and 1749. Sa-
rah (Lyford) Folsom died before 1748. Her
daughter, Sarah Folsom, married Abraham
Folsom, of Epping, New Hampshire ; and her
daughter, Susanna Folsom, married Nathaniel
Bean, of Exeter and Warner, New Hamp-
shire. The youngest son of John Folsom was
Joshua, born September 25, 1725. In one
place he is recorded as the seventh child,
which would make him the son of the second
wife. If that were the case, it seems strange
that he did not receive some of the Dudley
lands like his sisters Sarah and Susanna. Per-
haps the fact that he inherited the homestead
would account for his failure to be remem-
bered in the Dudley will. The date of his
birth, however, comes so near that of the
other sons as to make it quite probable that
he was the child of the first marriage, and that
his place as seventh in the list is incorrect.
The third wife of John Folsom was Mary,,
whose maiden name is unknown.

(IV) Peter (2). eldest child of John (2)
and Hannah (Gilman) Folsom, was born in
1718, probably at Exeter, New Hampshire,
and died at Gilmantown, New Hampshire, in
181 5. He lived most of his life in that part
of Newmarket called Piscassic, near the Exe-
ter line, and a part of his farm was in Exeter,
where he paid taxes many years. His lands
are described in his father's will, and the cel-
lar remains where his house stood. He had
twelve children, and later in life followed
them to Gilmanton, where he made his will in
1800. About 1739 he married Hannah Morri-
son ; children : Benjamin, born September 5,
1740; Mary, 1742, died an infant; Peter, 1744,
died an infant; Peter, August 8, 1745; Han-
nah, 1747, died young; Lydia, February 22,.
1749, died young; Judith, February 2, 1751 ;
Mary, June 17, 1754. married a Swett ; Han-
nah, October 10, 1756, married a Fifield,
(second) a Carroll; John, whose sketch fol-
lows; Lydia, 1761, married John Parsons;
Mehitable, April 7, 1764, married Jesse

(V) John (3), fourth son of Peter (2) and
Hannah (Morrison) Folsom, was born at
Newmarket, New Hampshire, April 29, 1759,
and was drowned at Newport Lake, Newport,
Maine, some time after 1800. In early life-



he moved to Limerick, Maine. The maiden
name of his wife was Weymouth, but her
given name has been lost. Children : IMark,
whose sketch follows ; John, married Sally
Hammond ; Peter ; Asa, lived at Stetson,
Maine ; Wyre, of Newport, Maine ; Sarah,
married Joseph Ellingwood ; Abby ; Betsey,

married French ; Benjamin.

(VI) Mark, eldest child of John (3) and
(Weymouth) Folsom, was born at

Limerick, Maine, July 19, 1785, and died at
Dixmont, same state, January 29, 1844. He
was a merchant and farmer. He married
Polly Staples ; children : Alvin, married Lou-
isa Merrill; Mark (2), whose sketch follows;

Alfred, married Stone ; John, married

Carrie Kenney ; David, married Gil-
more; Benjamin, married Hannah Hammond;

Henry, married Newcomb; Mary,

married Morse ; Jerusha, married

Moses Parsons ; Polly, married Nelson Morse ;
Charlotte, married Thomas Cowan ; Eliza
Ann, married Rich.

(\II) Major Mark (2). second son of
Mark (i) and Polly (Staples) Folsom, was
born December 15, 1805, at Newburg, Alaine,
and died ■. He was a farmer and lum-
berman, and held the offices of major in the
militia. He represented Newburg in the state
legislature, and held other local offices. He
was a member of the Free Baptist church. He
married Sarah, daughter of Thomas and

Morrill, who was born at Newburg,

December 27, 1807, and died there in October,
1872. Children: I. Hannah CaHsta, born
May 21. 1832. married Samuel H. Folsom.
2. Sarah Alvina, June 20, 1833. 3. Franklin
N., February 15. 1835. whose sketch fol-
lows. 4. Melville ]Mark. April 27, 1836, mar-
ried Hannah Jane Edgerly ; he was a lieuten-
ant and captain in the Eleventh Maine Regi-
ment, and was in twenty-two engagements
during the Rebellion ; he is engaged in the
drug business at Old Town, which town he
represented in the legislature, 1872-73. 5. Al-
bion P., June 4, 1838, married Ann Buzzell.
6. Adelaide Charlotte, April 13, 1841, married
Lewis Hardy. 7. Gorham Augustine, April
19, 1842; was killed in battle near Richmond,
Virginia. 8. Louisa Francina, December 21,
1844, married S. J. Parsons, and moved to

(VIII) Franklin N., eldest son of Major
Mark (2) and Sarah (Morrill) Folsom,
was born at Newburgh, Maine, Febru-
ary 15, 1835, and lives at Old Town. He mar-
ried Lillie A. Hopkins; children: Myrtie M.,
born ; married Luther F. Mariner, of

Milford, Maine; Francis H., lives at Old
Town ; Charlotte Chase, mentioned below ;
Fred G., lives at Boulder, California.

(IX) Charlotte Chase, second daughter of
Franklin N. and Lillie A. (Hopkins) Fol-
som, was born at Old Town, Maine, and mar-
ried, April 15, 1902, Clarence Scott, of Old
Town, Maine. (See Scott III.)

This surname is more com-
FELLOWS monly spelled Fellowes in

England, where the family
has lived for many centuries. The branch of
this family at Ramsey Abbey, county Hun-
tingdon, and at Haverland Hall, Norfolk, has
this coat-of-arms : Azure a fesse dancette
ermine between three lions' heads erased or,
murally crowned argent. Crest : A lion's head
erased and crowned as in the arms, charged
with a fesse dancette ermine. Motto — Patien-
tia et peseverantia cum magnanimitate. Most
of the family bear these arms. Another
branch has : Azure a fess nebulee ermine be-
tween three lions' heads erased or, out of a
cloud a dexter hand holding a club all proper.
Besides its more proper meaning of com-
panion, the word Fellow, from which this
surname is derived, is used in some dialects to
signify a young unmarried man or a servant
engaged in husbandry. Qiaucer uses the ex-
pression, "a proper felawe," to denote a well-
formed young man. The surname dates back
to the Hundred Rolls in the twelfth century,
spelled Le Felawe, Le Felawes and Fellawe.

(I) William Fellowes, of London, England,
progenitor of the American family, was doubt-
less of the same family as Urania Fellows,
who married John, the second Earl of. Ports-

(II) William (2) Fellows, son of William
(i) Fellowes, was born in 1609. He testified
that his age was fifty years in 1659. He came
from England to Ipswich, Massachusetts, in
the ship "Planter" in 1635, and was probably
born at St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.
He was a shoemaker by trade. His name ap-
pears often in the early town records. He
was a subscriber to the Major Denison fund
in 1648 ; had a grant on Plum Island, Castle
Neck and Hog Island in 1664. His wife was
probably a sister of Captain John Ayers. His
will was dated November 29, 1676, and proved
November 27, 1677. Children: i. Ephraim,
born 1639, removed to Plainfield, Connecti-
cut. 2. Samuel. 3. Joseph. 4. Isaac, men-
tioned below. 5. Mary. 6. Elizabeth. 7. Sa-
rah, born July 16, 1657. 8. Abigail, married,
April 16, 1677, Samuel Ayer.



1,111) Corporal Isaac, son of William (2)
Fellows, was born at Ipswich about 1650. died
1721, upward- of seventy-one years old. He
was a voter in 1679, surveyor in 1669-72-78;
commoner after 1697; had seat in the meeting
house at Ipswich, 1700; corporal; tithingman,
1679. He was a soldier in King Philip's war.
He married, January 24, 1672, Joanna Bourne
P.oanlman, born 1646, died March 22, 1732.
Children: i. Isaac, born November 27, 1673,
died without issue. 2. Samuel, February 8,
1676. 3. Ephraim, September 5, 1679, re-
moved to Stonington, Connecticut. 4. Jona-
than, September 28, 1682. 5. David, April 7,
1687, died without issue. 6. Joanna, Novem-
ber 19, 1689.

(IV) Samuel, son of Isaac Fellows, was
born in Ipswich, February 8, 1676, died 1707.
He married, November 15. 1698, Deborah
Sanborn, daughter of John Sanborn. He set-
tled at Hampton, New Hampshire. Children,
born at Hampton: i. Isaac, mentioned below.
2, John. May 23, 1701, settled at Kingston,
New Hampshire. 3. Joanna, September 29,
1702, married Hezekiah Blake. 4. Sarah,
April 9, 1704. 5. Nathaniel. 6. Rachel, bap-
tized Alarch 10, 1706, married Samuel Shaw.
7. Samuel (posthumous), October 3, 1707.

(V) Isaac (2), son of Samuel Fellows, was
born at Hampton, New Hampshire, December
2, 1699, married, November 9, 1721, Abigail
Sleeper, daughter of Aaron Sleeper. He
probably removed to Maine about 1727. Chil-
dren, born at Hampton : i. Samuel, 1722. 2.
John, 1724. 3. Deborah, 1726.

(VII) Isaac (3), believed to be grandson of
Isaac (2) Fellows, and certainly of the family
given above, was a resident of Athens, Maine.

(VIII) Isaac (4), son of Isaac (3) Fel-
lows, was born in Athens, Maine, in 1824,
died in 1887.

(IX) Dr. William Edwin, son of Isaac (4)
Fellows, was born in Athens, Maine, October
22, 185 1. He attended the public schools of
his native town and the Eaton School at Nor-
ridgewock, Maine, where he prepared for col-
lege, but on account of ill health had to aban-
don his college course. He began to study his
profession in the office of Dr. T. R. Bradford,
of Skowhegan, Maine. In 1872 he entered the
Hahnemann Medical School of Philadelphia,
and was graduated with the degree of M. D.
in 1876. He began to practice in Skowhegan,
where he continued until 1890. Since then he
has had his office in Bangor and has enjoyed
a large and successful practice there. Dr. Fel-
lows stands high in the profession both as
physician and surgeon. He is a member of

Somerset Lodge, No. 34, Free JMasons, of
Skowhegan. He married Angle S. Sawyer,
daughter of Truman Sawyer, of Skowhegan.
Children : Reana and Lillian.

(For preceding generation? see Thomas Pierce I.)

(HI) Benjamin, youngest child
PEIRCE of Thomas (2) and EHzabeth

(Cole) Peirce,* was born about
1662, in Woburn, and died September 25,
1739, in the same town. He was evidently a
man of considerable property, as his widow
was required to give bonds in the sum of fif-
teen hundred pounds upon the administration
of his estate. Her sureties were Samuel Rich-
ardson and Thomas Belknap, husbandmen, of
W'oburn. He died without will, and the in-
ventory of his estate was taken March 20
and presented four days later, amount of in-
ventories three hundred twenty-five pounds,
of which one hundred ninety-five pounds rep-
resented land. The appraisement was made
by Daniel Wyman, Thomas Belknap and
James Proctor, and they declared the estate
insolvent. On September 30, 1740, Thomas
Peirce, one of the heirs, complained of im-
proper administration of the estate, and in a
hearing October 6 following the judge was of
the opinion that "the inventory ought to be
amended so as to include property not taken
account of." Benjamin Peirce married. Octo-
ber 10, 1688, Mary Reed, born October 15,
1670, died June 17, 1746. Their children
were: Benjamin, Mary, Esther, Rebecca, De-
borah, Thomas and Zanshaddi.

(IV) Thomas (3), second son of Benjamin
and Mary (Reed) Peirce, was born Novem-
ber 22, 1702, in Woburn, and died March 10,
1768. in Framingham, Massachusetts. He re-
sided for a time in Leicester, whence he re-
moved to Hopkinton, and in 1747 to Framing-
ham, Massachusetts. He made his will Feb-
ruary 22, 1768, and it was proven on April
5th following. In this he names his wife
"Ledy" as executrix. He married (first) No-
vember 5, 1722, Hannah Locke, born July 11,
1 701. died before 1743. She was admitted to
the church in Hopkinton in 1730 by letter
from the church in Leicester. He married
(second) January 24, 1743, Lydia Gibbs. His
children were: Hannah, Benjamin, Thomas,
Ebenezer, Hepzibah, Timothy, James, Phoebe,
Elizabeth, Jonathan, Mary, Alartha, John and

(\') Benjamin (2), eldest son of Thomas
(3) and Hannah (Locke) Peirce, was born in

•The family name held to the Pierce form until
John (VI) adopted the Peirce form, which tor sake of
uniformity is preserved in this narrative.



1725, probably in Leicester, and became a
large land-owner in Weston, Massachusetts,
where for seventeen years he served in one
town office or another, and in 1781 made a
loan to the town of one hundred thirty-five
pounds. He served as a revolutionary soldier
in Captain Samuel Sampson's company, par-
ticipating in the march on the Lexington
Alarm, April 19, 1775. He was subsequently
in the Continental army, being present at the
battles of Ticonderoga, White Plains and
Crown Point. In 1774 he was chosen on the
committee of correspondence, and in 1777 was
a member of a committee of five to see that
everyone abided by report to the general
court, which he had helped to draw up, to
regulate the price of certain articles. In 1781
he received thirty-three pounds one shilling
eight pence for his military services in Rhode
Island. He married, ]May 7, 1752, Mary Lam-
son, bom May 11, 1731, daughter of John and
Abigail Lamson, who removed from Reading
to Weston in 1714. Their children were:
Hannah. Mary, Benjamin, John, Amos, Caleb,
Asa, Stephen, Lucy, and Sarah.

(VI) John, second son of Benjamin (2)
and Mary (Lamson) Peirce, was born Sep-
tember 18, 1758, in Weston, and died April
19, 1837, in Cleveland, Ohio, in his seventy-
ninth year. He resided in Weston and New
Salem, Massachusetts, and removed to Hud-
son, Maine, in 1805. Eight years later he re-
moved to Cleveland, where he died, as above
noted. He was a merchant in New Salem,
and appears to have adopted the spelling of
his name now used by his descendants —
Peirce. He married a Miss Leach, who died
in Hudson, Maine. His children were : John,
David, Sarah, Ira and Martin.

(\'II) David, eldest son of John and

(Leach) Pierce, was born June 7, 1793, prob-
ably in New Salem, Massachusetts, and died
in 1871. The records of New Salem, covering
more than one hundred years following its
settlement, were destroyed by fire, and it is
impossible to discover anything from this
source. Family tradition, however, says that
David was born in New Salem. He was
about twelve years of age when he went with
his father to JMaine, and remained in that
state, settling in Hudson. He was a miller
and lumberman, an occupation which found
ample scope in the new district where he had
settled. He married Sarah Plummer, and
they were the parents of Sarah J., Daniel,
Charlotte. Varna, John A., Alexander Charles,
Ellen, Eliza and Clara.

(VIII) Alexander Charles, son of David

and Sarah (Plummer) Peirce, was born in
Hudson, Maine, December 14, 1837. He was
educated in the public schools of Hudson, and
has been a farmer and lumberman there all
his life. He married, September 10, 1868, Jen-
nie Frances Bridgham, born in Bangor,
Maine, daughter of William and Sarah
(Clark) Bridgham, of Bangor. Children: i.
Varna John, born June 29, 1869 ; married
Cora Meader ; resides in Chicago, Illinois. 2.
William B., born December 24, 1870; men-
tioned below. 3. Mary C, born January 2,
1873; married Fred R. Champlin. 4. Charles
A., born December 16, 1877 ; is a farmer at

(IX) Hon. William B. Peirce, son of Alex-
ander Charles Peirce, was born in Hudson,
Maine, December 24, 1870. He was educated
in the public schools, at the East Corinth
Academy of Maine, and the University of
Maine, from which he graduated in 1890. He
studied law in the office of ex-Govemor Davis
and A. L. Simpson, and was admitted to the
bar August 18, 1893. He began to practice
in the city of Bangor, where he has had his
office since. He is a very successful lawyer.
In politics he is an active and influential Dem-
ocrat. He was a member of the common
council one year, of the board of aldermen
three years, and was mayor two years, 1905
and igo6. He is a member of Saint Andrew's
Lodge, No. 83, F. and A. M. ; of Mount
Moriah Chapter, Royal Arch Masons; of
Bangor Council, Royal and Select Masters ;
and of St. John's Commandery, Knights Tem-
plar, of Bangor ; also of Kora Temple, Mys-
tic Shrine, of Lewiston. He is also a member
of Kenduskeag Lodge, No. 53, Knights of

He married, April 12, 1898, Mary B. Robin-
son, daughter of Alexander M. and Harriet
Robinson. Pier father was born in Bangor,
her mother in Atkinson, ]\Iaine. Mrs. Peirce
is a gifted musician, and active in church and
charitable work. Children : i. Marion, born
April 12, 1899. 2. Natalie, born September
II, 1901. 3. Harriet, born January 22, 1903.
4. Jennette, born July 2, 1904.

This name, having in it the
CURTIS meaning of civil, gentle, cour-
teous, was brought into England
with the Norman Conquest. The earliest fam-
ilies recorded in England settled in the coun-
ties of Kent and Sussex ; Stephen Curtis lived
in Appledore, Kent, in 1450, and several of
his descendants were mayors of Tenterdon.
The four brothers who came together to Bos-



ton were Richard. Tliomas, John and Will-
iam, all of whom have many descendants ex-
cept John, who had no family. The name is
found in old records spelled Curteis, dirties,
Curtice, Curtiss and Curtis, as well as many
other ways.

(I) William Curtis probably belonged to the
Curtis family of Kent, England. He came
from Xasing, England, in the ship "Lion," in
1632, and settled in Ro.xbury, Massachusetts.
He had been preceded in the previous year by
his eldest son, and was accompanied by his
brothers, Richard, John and Thomas. The
latter went to York, Maine, and the other two
settled in Scituate, Massachusetts. William
Curtis was born in England in 1590, and
brought with him four children and his wife
Sarah, a sister of Rev. John Eliot, the "In-
dian Apostle." He died December 8, 1672,
aged eighty-two years, and his widow in
March, 1673, aged seventy-three. Children :
William, Thomas, Mary, John, Philip and

'(II) William (2), eldest son of William
(i) and Sarah (Eliot) Curtis, was born about
161 1, in England, and came to Massachusetts
in the first voyage of the ship "Lion" in 1631.
In 1632 he bore arms in Scituate, Massachu-
setts, where he spent the remainder of his
life. His farm was on North river, next south
of the Wanton farm, and he was a member
of the Second Church. His children were:
Joseph, born 1664; Benjamin; William, Janu-
ary, 1669; John, February, 1670; Miriam,
April, 1673; Mehitable, December, 1675;
Stephen, September, 1677; Sarah, August,
1679; Samuel, June, 1681.
tis, was born in January, 1667, at Scituate,
Massachusetts, where he built the Curtis mills,

( III ) Benjamin, second son of William Cur-
on Third Herring brook. He married Mary
Silvester, in 1689; children: Mary, born -Au-
gust 22, 1691 ; Benjamin; Ebenezer, August
I, 1694; Lydia, February 27, 1696; Sarah,
December 20, 1697; Ruth, January 14. 1700;
Susanna, March 23, 1702; Deborah, August,
1704; William, July, 1706; David, June 26,
1708; and Peleg, September, 1710.

(IV) Benjamin (2). eldest son of Benja-
min (i) and Mary (Silvester) Curtis, was
born December 14, 1692, at Scituate, Massa-
chusetts, where he was selectman in 1727-28,
and removed to Hanover, where he died Feb-
ruary 21, 1756. He married, December 13,
1716, Hannah Palmer; children: Benjamin,
baptized April 27, 1718, died young; Thomas;
Luke, baptized jMarch 11, 1722; Hannah, bap-
tized March i, 1724; Caleb, May 8, 1726;

Nathaniel, born March 31, 1728; Benjamin,
October 4, 1730; Rachel, October 4, 1730;
Mary, July 15, 1732; and Relief, October,

( \ ) Thomas, second son of Benjamin ( 2 )
and Hannah (Palmer) Curtis, was born in
1720, being baptized September 4 that year, at
Scituate, Massachusetts, and removed early to
Hanover, where his children were recorded.
He married (first) .August 20, 1741, Sarah
Utter, who died December 28, 1753, and
(second) February 26, 1756, Ruth, daughter
of Thomas and Faith Rose, born September
13, 1732. By his first marriage he had four
children and by his second four, as follows :
Hannah, born 1742, died 1749; Deborah, bom
1744, married Levi Corthell; Sarah, born
1746; Thomas; Lydia, born and died 1754;
Faith, born 1757; Rutli, 1759; Hannah, 1762.

( \T ) Thomas (2), eldest .son of Thomas
(O and Sarah (L'tter) Curtis, was baptized
June 10, 1749-50. at Hanover, Massachusetts,
and like his father became a shipmaster. He
married. June 6, 1770, Abigail Studley. of
Hanover, and among their children was Reu-
ben, born at Freeport or Yarmouth. Maine.

( \II ) Reuben, son of Thomas { 2) and .\bi-
gail (Studley) Curtis, was born in 1788, and
became a Baptist clergyman ; he was ordained
at Gray, Maine, and became an evangelist,
laboring in many different towns of Ivlaine.
He married, December i, 1808, .Abigail,
daughter of Nathan and Elizabeth (Foster)
SafTord, born May 22, 1791. who after his
death married Mr. True, of North Yarmouth.
Reuben Curtis had children as follows : Reu-
ben. Cyrus L., Elizabeth, Florentine, Mary,
Deborah, Abbie, Maria, and others.

( \Tir) Cyrus Libby. son of Reuben and
Abigail (Safford) Curtis, was born January
7, 1822, and resided for some time in Port-
land, Maine : he was a decorator by occupa-
tion, and in his political views was Republi-
can. He was well known in musical circles,
having a gift in this direction. He married
July 3, 1844, Salome Ann, daughter of Ben-
jamin and Salome (Coombs) Cummings, born
1819, died 1897 (see Cummings \'II), and
their children were : Cyrus H. K., Florence
G., born in August, 1855, died in 1888.

(IX) Cyrus Hermann Kotschmar. only
son of Cyrus Libby and Salome .Ann (Cum-
mings) Curtis, w'as born June 18, 1850, at
Portland, Maine, where he attended common
and high school, but at the time of the fire of
1866 was obliged to leave the latter to set
about earning his living. For four years he
had been selling papers, and for three years



had been publishing a boys' paper called
Young America, but was burnt out and de-
cidetl to go to Boston, wliere he edited two
papers in 1869. Since 1876 he has been pub-
lishing in Philadelphia, where in 1883 he es-
tablished the now widely read Ladies' Home
Journal, and in 1897 he purchased the Satur-
day Evening Post, which has a quite mar-
velous sale. He is a self-made man, who
achieved success by his own efYorts. with
neither wealth nor influence to aid him. Be-
sides his publishing interests he is a director
in the Merchants' National Bank of Philadel-
phia, and a trustee of the Mutual Life Insur-
ance Company of New York City. Though
interested in public affairs and a Republican in
political views, Mr. Curtis has taken no active
part in politics and has held no public office.
He attends the Episcopal church. He is a
member of several clubs, among them the
Union League, ]\Ianufacturers', City, Frank-
lin Inn, Poor Richard, Automobile, and Corin-
thian Yacht, of Philadelphia ; Columbia Yacht,
and Aldine, of New York ; Eastern Yacht
Club; Portland Yacht Club; Megomticook
Country and Yacht Clubs, of Camden, Maine ;
and Huntington \'aney Country Club, of
Philadelphia. He married, March 10, 1875,
at Boston, Louise, daughter of Humphrey C.
and Mary (Barbor) Knapp, born October 24,
1851, at Boston, and they have one daughter,
Mary Louise, who married, in October, 1896,
Edward W. Bok, and has two children, Cur-
tis, born in 1897, and Cary, born in 1904.

(For first generation see Isaac Cumraings I.)

(II) Deacon Isaac (2),
CUMMIXGS second son of Isaac (i)

Cummings, was born in
1633, and was an influential and promi-
nent man in Topsfield, his name appear-
ing often on the records ; in the list
of six who took the oath of allegiance

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