Copyright
Jacob Edgar Bookstäver.

The Willet (Willets--Willett--Willits) genealogy, a compilation of all the branches in England and America online

. (page 1 of 5)
Online LibraryJacob Edgar BookstäverThe Willet (Willets--Willett--Willits) genealogy, a compilation of all the branches in England and America → online text (page 1 of 5)
Font size
QR-code for this ebook


^' .0^



4^^ ^T^^- ^V



■. ^^



O x ' ^'






.0'






"'^^ 0^






..>^^















»


-^^


V




1 c


N


^"^ •■ > .<^


^o


v' .V





/ V



^^ ..'., "'^



,v „ . , -^^



^> '»'.'»• <0^



'>^. V^



%.
^^0^



,0' c"."'- 'o






V









^^









■J? '••■



• •» o.



.'^



^'V



-^






-^^ .•



>■






.-^






V "^



yb "J-



■7.



v^'



>>









0^ ^' " '* ^P' V <,■< ' °.






^
^






O^ 6 » " " -f 'O

^ >> ), > - _ -/ ,













0^\



c



'^o



■4-

" " ^ ^O



« o » V



^



^<^>



■Wzi



■7



.^^



<:,



^^



>



A



'^^









,./



0"









.v^



"^^

^






' !^.



" * ^3



:.>5^



' 0'









4 O









o



>



4.^









<$i « ^ 'O



n .






^-^^



^:



-^0^






-. . " „ Vi \^



^



v^.



^ ^-jy



^oK









V



4 o

V .or:-. ^



»




o



.0 o^^l"". "o.



<->






?0 -^j



^0^



v^^



>^



V






<!^. 'o , » * .G o>






47 >



9^'






'\ c^"" .^"-""^'^c



A



'V



o



» tS



4. o^



,0






o



4-

>■ ... '^



o.









« I 1



..^



/



^ .« • * ' v






<J>^ * N t> A>



V



o H/^e-



^ CL ComplZ<xtL07'T,
Of Cell The. 'B-rcznQ~hes

i 6 7^

^nglciJicl czncl (2?77ericcl



\ S. 'B aoJ<:stczue



'vi^-ii/ ■■-'.'' - V.



TtuerztcetTz Cent wry T^uhLlshing Compaiiu

Biiighczmton.Tl.y,



A



ijTZ^ ^Li/cr?^ 6i^koy6 pGcU^-re€i of tke ^cllet^

•fc^Tntly cZ feu/ y^ctr-^ ci^o, tkeJlevu' Sn^ictncLGeneaiogcccLl
CLncL H ishorlcczl l^e<^ Lsier"sci.ut^^ J kefolloyrun^ pedigree of
-the JVtllett fcii^rLLlij has been ctrduryi. from inaiiy sources^ ai^
th.ou.qh 'b'TL ef dincL un joey feci , Ji^e kcpe tku cXttBmpi wUL
li'ieet-the ei/e of someorja who vjiJl he c26le to "foiz/vywlth oL
more full and per feci work . It U noi cti all Lmposscb}^

Vo-Cit tfiB T^eu. CincLiT&aj li/illet of 'Bdirlei/ Englomd, wets the
icctlney- of THotr-LOt^ Vjcllett^ ols "he hdd nurrjeroccs- is^ue!'

Ihirti/ i/eoir^ hefoy ethos rj^eitke a.uJ:koy^ ei^ehsJicboi
oe<^LcrL CO coVeai ddtctforotlxyiZlei-^ G-en ecology .heing Jiirr?-
self ca d.esencL<^t^'i::ci?^cl henouu- offers'to'fine pitblct the ire-
Suli of hu reseclir(zhes . Ti: is i^oir perfeci. It L6 rioi Com-
ple^e. Ti meuer w ell -ho, .There vulU cuiwai/^s he certdiLyt cldcixk.
Vjclntcng io oornpleietke o^crc^ej anoL crLthe plctce of hke
ynt^^LYKj ICnk^ 'U/e?72u>s-6 nioi/ce useofccrcumosiayitddiL-
BULcLenee., The per feci: ge'neoilo<^i^ , ItAQthe perfeciynaii^
U i/ei "to coio-ie. TerKcXps'i'heif will dome tb-cf ether: Ii'L
the i^Yiedyitimnethe hes-i vueccst'n cU> ^^xjlik tkemi&iericlh
^ oh-icicncihle, ts'to n7dike. ui as perfeci czs possible .



h







i



• 6



f^Y'^



^i-6 LS i'7o^ c^^ ci.21 uonposschle. -tftat there cZre gt-^o-ts
L-yt ~cnL&^enecUo^t/)CLr7aLco€ will 2ye pl&diG^c^ to hcivG pocr?6ecC

OLui tci us ^uck. as 7r?<ti/ 5e cLiscoveyedL. Inthe nnGi^n , how-
ever-, we lielLeve it ~bo Z>e fcwrli/ -pey-feci. There Jiavel^ieen
s overall (Ztte-mpis -Iro dompile bh^ (^Q-necilo^ijof- ci Soj^Ie
ly rdiJycfz ofirhe ^lUeii -fczryiUi/^ lui tkis cs the-fcrsi tlirje
the BTiicye joiyyiclif n.cii^l:>een l:>rxiugki:ix)'^ethey- un One. groinoL
Te-ttn co-r-L . The cLc-ffGireynce L7i,i.fie ^spGllt-yi^ a f "the name
\ol5 iee?^ L-n'fluj^iaceoL 2>zf locdtltty and hczZct ,7)u.-6 the
Iraoi; IajoZs LCKiclouZ-fedli^^he sdiinne ^ I?i Some cdise^ ci has
been r?ec&s^oz-ry^ cixidie aisencQ of docccmenia-rcf ^ei/i-
Gvcdence ^ 2>z/ the ell-n^Liadiiioi'L of thai \jSh.Lc}i_ is notr,
ormo-i Ickelif^ cxi-icL "fo dice ep-6 the residue dL<^ iyAoi6
wltick yno^-i Ickely c^ . d Idtrc^^ poytcoiz portton of
of thc's (jei-iec?ilo^Lf 'has i>e<^rz^iire'yii:he cauthay-'aithe
poisi thiirtif ye,otTs 'bz/ oloL rrieipl^&r-s of the fctrriLli^^yuiio
(Sir& -nav^ cCecLcC, cHo^ci i-nixck of tkis en foymottLoyz Is not
yiovj o2)trct.<Lr2ci?)l^ -fror?n, ai-vif othet- y^car-cC, The~6loink
pclpes cii-e olescq-ned to'he.-useci to -no^e Cot re cleans
oy- OLdSJctLoiis dlsihe J-eoiciler rncfit^ firicC thern^oi-'hoii/e
^Inem gtveyztheryi . Tli Cois^es uuhe.'re 'there Tids'becn founoL
QLo-iiflcciing' recoy-ds^'they hai/e 'hee-n carefulli^wecghed
and'iJie seeynlmglif Trios'^ dotrect adopted j a -foot-not^ or-
Lnser-lrecl ^ooL-yoigrG^ph^hecri^ innoide 'to gcve the othe-y^
Vers Loin. ,

G.SLLSU.01I LTL qeioedloc^iea^tke letter '~B" or 1:^' ststrds
for 6orri\ 'D'or^ci^for ULecl", di7ic2^?7?'ormTor)r?dirr'cec{';



m^^MmmWm&M^^^







ThcG (^enaoiloqij ^(fCLzfLlrsi ciy-rol-nqedi alphdibdiio^L-^
Zif. hut although 'thaut is 'the hesi^ woit/ fo-r Teddu re-
fcrance., o> to fcnol ol Ce^toiL-n. perso^^ yei: l6 does
lioi^ SeGi-yi ~to ie so eyiplaiin.aL-t OT-cf c2s Che present <^y-~
'y^di'-n.qem e.i^'l, ^ Lrv o iroi-nch es .

The v^/i/^e of the p-rlni: cinoL hcnc^c?^^ c% wnc^t^c^^
dnd 'tbc^ethe.i- ixjlCPi the fcact thoi6 ut ls hoi^id-mac/e^wcil
cLouhiles^ yyioi/c^ ti OL-rx^i-ye. vcilu-ahle. 7ooaK.



czm



Tricl



OXXT-S






'^^^^^^ciu/-cry



^ The purckoiser- of tkc^ l^ooU cs entLtledi to cz. -re pari;

X-^ any U-me 'h&yedifie.-y-; of olriLf cliQcL all Tfeuj oiatci thct£
ynciLf Z>e dcscovQy^d. iu us^ e.'cthey- dioLcL btCoi-i ot cor red-
,Xo-\'\,beaiyL'rig oin.ui.L's (^eyiealoqL/^f-ree of c hdj-yc ie .




/name



nolme of Vill^tt^ -fle^cLfroni Trainee to E-nqloinoidnoL

^"^-^^ . OyLqii^ of natimes'^ sicries tkai WcUeit cci7r?e ■

^oinn^UjLllLcinn., IjJLllitiii^s ^'Ujllliayinzoin^ ^lAJ Ll^cias, \

WiLks^Uflln^ot ^lVUlLs,2Uil2a6 ^ - ^

Hsp 1^ us soiccL to kcLue cLoime^f-roin^bheyioniie. of- j

^LLiUe^tte of- F-rci-ncQ.. jTce??^ Linc^ineUtofczi/o-ytht. \

^Prsi6 CfiooLq/i^ oi yyiLqkt e.asLli/ hcUve he.eiq speUocC '

OtLillette Linthe-frericA.. CLsi:ot:iie enc^Usk Spelling !



lAJClletts, liJllllts, oiiicC ocdci^Loi^li/ hUillette.d Icirqe
^VLOikerh-rcinnck. Li'^TlGhuThrs-ey anci Thnnst^luoincoi c77-
SLst GialAJLllLts^ 'the. TLouol SaoZcci. a.inoL SoocxAar-rz.
OTcvnahQs on the cLouhle i: ujPllI& tke. Loyi<^ I^lo^f^o^^ 7ie,Lu '
c/o-y-k. oljnoL no-tVU-e.-y^j^ '^le.ujTo.ysei/h-roinncih&s Uoiyc^ thec-r- i
Spellcn^. Jn £nqlcl'yicL onlt^ tooo fo-y-rns of- speilcr?^ ^
Che yiam^G have l^&ein. -rtoiecL , thoii of '^VcUe.t 6Vin.oL



^/U/



T^ecoTcCs of the Wciiet fcxrr^LlLf , ci^ Leice^ie-y'^; l7-l
Fssey: Gl?acL Cn TJevonsh^iye^ Tke,Ue^vo?as/tcre^
f-QlmclLf 'foulLT7g of Ty^cile hscTG ui, /y36,'the estoite
IVois he.CjLLe.c^thedi~to 2ifcllcczr7z Soiltre-yi 'w l^iose, eldest
SOTi, doLCf Lxstccs ^ QiSSusf^BcL tha in.oinne of WCllett. //fe,

yUullett^ The^ ^s-sex l^y-oZTncA. vuefuhcC little czd^
CloijL'Yvi of QyLCept tAat ~bheL/ spe22ecC~tke ii cinnnfG
lAJcllsit ancL ln^cicL~the ^sci?^e coci6 ~of- arjn^s as i:hci6
of- MB-Vom^hL-rG O^ncL xuere. pj-ohdihlL/ C071 mec^ie^oL^

Iaj' CtKlnri ±lq-a pczle of the, Cku^-ycA^of £nqla?n.oLJ-/Qr^
we fuicL fcT-st the T^ev Thomnasljj lU et ^ Th-eT^emoL of
£-^tf olf^cL Suh Ol'moine-rib k.L7^g Sobjj<XroL'\TL cLcLy-Ling
hi^ short rec^7<L^ Ha iajois also ~Reeioy afSarleLf ccncC
lAJcls ^LLCceeclQcC un, all h^cs ecdesccis^tlccLl offccej" 7>i/
hcs ^o?i 'IR&v (li'ii^i-ewlJJLlletl^e^^Ujoilkcinc^LLhi-dLy-ul

Chndreur''^ Soi'^ Hen-ro/ m 011-irce.oC the, SLste~r ofthe
'Stsho/^ of Lonnoioin^^ a.7n.cL fits' c^reat c^irciioQLSoi'TjfRcizp/i^
-fouLTioOs.oL'the jhimooLS^'7)0e'releL/ Lthrc^ry'" Ci^lVe-re.le.ij,
OsnoLyew ncici e^L^hieerz chLlcti-eTi oT^e, of- vuko'?n^^
/hLonaci9lAJille,t6,S'e.ttle:cL cm CLyrien-^(idL,CLnoL hecci-me
the fcrst llnoiyo-t of ?leuj Ijoyk Cctt/ . Toua oy~-bfi.re.&
Oth€.ir^ of- C^e. lAJlVe-t j^Tntlu oir^ scLLx^tb h.cLve^ (Unvt.
to CiTmen^ceci^ who ^udl ie inoTtcl an. CPioj propcjy- phzice^



cU/e he en the sdii'ie us^ecL di/ iotk -the ~Wlll^-ts clnci
\he 1A/Ille±i^. T-6- cs em^blcizonecL as follows :

V?'75 Tciinnpci-)i.t of the se<LOTicL coloy-^ C'yest ^ on d cIllcAI

' ^m'baoL Clnci n/clHlacL ^ules^ Sj^jTihoJJ^sjrr. - dr^ent (stlueid
y'LiicerutL/ o-r pe^c^ce.: Sctl)/a^lcick^ CoiastdiiciLf ^ QrCoolcC)
"^le^osvti^ ^ Gulesi-recU nnLlLtdT-if f-oTtctcx.cCe and moig'
yidncmttLf^'Bar-s (jonnell^ ipclrci^/el) lW oi ho-civ^cp?^ of
no7ioyz 6L IcQ-n ls, am e of the masi oLyicce-nt cZ?icC hopior-
(Xble clauLCes^ cZ sy'>nnhoiLS7^ of coLi-Koit^e.^ Cl cLllclcuL

nn.ooy-cio<i.k ^'b^cf-i^ JiG.irdiLci of the dau/n^ is a?? e-nnZle^mi
^f W cite h^JLLlrf ess anoL c^s giraiQiacl ~to dihe-ro onthe ftelcL,



sJ/i/v SLi/ncvUOy



n /Tie Wille.t£ Q.iniqrants ~to tftts coLLn6rLf vuere, ds
^ncL TloitkdinLe'C^ Thecf cill ccivae ui cinearlc/ dat^.ahouut

/G30-3 2^, Thoynus 'becoi'nne the -fLTsiiiioLijoy-of7)euL>l/ork
dnci left olldirqe hil'ie of cLeeeencioiiats . 'T^uJiciy^ h^cLczm^
Ctv^ei-cham± inZB-rooklifn ancL oilso left xx larq^nuLrnher
of~ QJiescG'rioCa.in.^s one Loiy-qe iD-ydHnch. of lA/Jicch, VJeye^Trce-ncCs
O'T- QLLCikQy~s , TroLncL^ se^ttlecC en ll^ixj&>n.cilaLn^cL cinoL Incid
qujjto. c^ IcirqefolniilLf^ TlcXthoinLel se^ttlecL ci6 hh&tfo-rcL
Con n,huLt ashes fc^mLlc/ zoT^tai'yiacL no irioile,^thcvar\ie.



I



•ncZ Johrz.



S0077 cLls dLppe.Cire,oL . Tgh_Le uue 'fcnoL li.o Teao-rcie.y^cie.'jv'L.
tkcit of- ln.L^ S kippL7^<j fyoni. £yi.(^lc^?-icC fo-r QTne-Kc'doC-,
Cis tile ixolinne. CS ^omrtetcnnnes used fo^T'Ko'ma.s ^ oUncl
as keaczi^e ua /6J2.^ Lt-mLCfh6 'he thoiu.gh'& Lo 5e~^/?e
Th-omas spol^&n of- werQ l£ jzot fo-r t:h€. fdict that J-ie
coi-me frorri l^eifde'ri Lin, hke skcp ^ Leon ' wTitle ToZ>ce
dciTKie frarm 6'vi cfZoiyi cL Lii. bh e s h. L p' T'lci rrt C(Lon '\ ft cs
CloviinnecC tkoid C'cipt Thomas 1XJCUa.tt of- TlLLshui^ L^I .
the fatfiQ-r of- Col^TfiainnoLs yJCliett^vuats 'boi-^n^ ii-i ^'nqZoiincC
cn^cL co^?'7'?e fy-oina'S-rcstol, Tf th.L\s urer& tr-Lce. l^e mLq-Zzi: 'Zc
th.L^ To'hd e . Z^e Vkcnk ^.novueve-r, Chait Coip-6 TAo^-Tnoi^lVil^et
Wois a Sola of- Che Hon Th-oinnci^ lAllllett Che. yyioivjo^,

T'tom'uhese e-nniqi-ci.'nSs 'h-f-cinche^ ^predict OLx.-i ti^-^o

the SoLxZ-l-L cinn.cL cnTo CoincicdcL ci7acL ?1 ovcl ScoTlVL) th€.
iGltte-t- ~beLi^g <^^y->e7'C^llc/^^'y'oi^alLsi"refu.c^ec^^077e2)roi?i(i/t,
LYi CcinaacLcL cire^ clesc&TioCciints of- Com I//-? e 77 tciL p-ri so -ners
of ti/czr Cci-rTLecC CPfeL-y ffoi-n l/crx^iriLCl

Sei/. Tkomcis UJillei: 'Bc^rla.Lf Englcii^oL, clnot^cC
cley-^ifmai-i of t^hc Church, of Briqloi-noL, /h^^CentZLrc/,
^ev < CljxcLy&w lUlilei ^ l^aiTletf EnqlancCnoteoL Dtuune
llncL autko-r- of ^ Si^nopSLS ToLpLslinndi' of lyuhcck Cottoru
yyioVthey S-ci Lci^^^ To e??cou?7^rthe T^omomLs^ ifocc uucli 5e
choLrinl^rxiihly' fiuTT'-nLsheoL uin, IVtUets 'Si/7iapsi:s7hpiscrr?(Z'i"
f/e WToie soinne for-ty oth&-r- hook^t±ie tct^e pcic^e- of oti^



■|LeL?7c^ 're^pi^oc/jLcc-euoC LTi tfic's 60 ok.



' 1; ?),



erctLtZeci^'llierri^ Jests Co ncGmin^'l^apes^Tllonks ^Triers'!
TJ^oinna^ IjUiUet uj rote " '^ll xai-n Tociy-z'; a dur lettci^ /// ^ .

T71 G/meccol j'nc^iQLj ymervT^ers hcil/el:>ecTi in.ot^oL_
1ho2220L§ ~UIlL1^M, tyoioLe-r^ solcLcey^ arhttrator cinci±he
first Tl'^ac/o-r of ??eLu2/07'k
CoU'^loircnus WUlett o7ae of Che no/^d offca^-rs of ±h^

Col . CLLLQ u-ftcnG i Millett , ujLtk yYoiskcnqtoi-i, cz6 VdiUeLf Fb^ge,

~R<^V l7lOirLin.tLS Wcllett, (^lergi/rryci-n onid col 2^ g& professor

(Xnct CLCcthor- of ^-^Scemes Cnth^ TAJilcLemes's" ^tq^ .
»

Jos&ph. Eoi gertoTt I JJcl lerLt , . ~Prof of- llatu ra I Sc.ce rice ii^
of Insect Life" jto,

JjoLcod ZUULe^t . ctocth.CLr of SGue-ral Sdha^jl hooks. /S'J.o

T. H .111 tUett , auV/zo-r of^^^^oLZicrcill^hyZasophiif' /^ja

^oiivdirc L KJUlett ; cicctho-t- of Vrcn tf Dctii. '; OlaL BUi Waoc^warUC^

CLmcL othei^ hooks / eC^-

^.H.lJJillett . CZLCtkoy- of 'Ckcirl&s l/c.-n<Le.nt oTuoo CLerfcs "

VJ/W(Mets_ OLLcthoir of "-"Sketches of Che, ^corT^omy of Dcucve

Th^ovLoL^-nce /yy^

O^er ain^c^lLrh, cxuXkoi-s zjyere. Charles WcUett tcverpool



Q^nici /SfS, arici Henr l/ IVUleU of Brc^ykto-y^

/^. 1... ~>^/_ y»-.//9 , , T . . ,



Lje-t OLoLz^ ceil dcnrit^ieua g Che. ^-rrci. c^rcfiicL son of

TloiroVky Qu.irici/ Lhe <^-re.cit c^rcimci U Lcc/ht^r of- Hot^.
I'




wv



% ThjDTncLs lUiU&tt^ Iiz-m&mo-rcf of- this c^tgql6 cf-rcLii.cC

i Tno'the-r-'the. poe.i6 ZAjy-ote. the. poeinm^^ Ifo-roth^if QJ.' whczh.

we- Te.piroclocc.e,.

TJcc^kens Lminn.oirtcllizecL'thQi-zovm^ Li-%~the pey-sons
of KlLilcGlTn lOcliei -the lolncLlor-cCdinoL hU sori Jbe ltz
^Boirincihyr^UjcLqe,"^ Jluo £>f i^ke Ct-me-riiccip-Lfcimlli^Jiovy-e
l-^oilltf ^ee?-^ cm-i J<QepeTS . EoCvuc^^-rcL cVl ??ed>o O'a-rk City



U/illels . ol pocnir tn Upper township Ccipelliaij Tl.T,
UJ III tts town - "t/ie cr^gLndLL nclv^e of what is now ccdiecL
SouLtt^'Rive.-Y rncdicllesex Co.ll.T,

lAJillcts ToiioL- 77,£ . ai-iql^ of yVh^lte ~PLa.in6 7? I/,, u6
tine h&cid. of whccl-u is Ol qrcst iiitll ai^d Clothie-rs
/huork^s of HeTU-LflAlLllet.

Willets fle-ck _ dTieck or pouii6 of Idnd iiea-yTZushiriq,
IJJ illett ^ cftoivi^ Ln CciL/Ujgot Colli/. rioimQcl inhovor
of QolJncircTitJislUlUett.

VJiUet town s kip CoTtlaiicl Qa.Tiy.

WiUeis7hint .Queer2s Co^TlU
^ luUlertt St-re^t . llevu Vo-rk CctLf.

VJilleti s6rec6 , Qlbcliii/ ll.V, c2,zsa I^-l T>ortr ah^sir^T H.y
yJiUits ^c2 ioLun in Tne^ndoCLno Co CclUforriici
iMillet ^ oldtrcl of the sncpe oy sandpLpeirfamL2Lf, anci
So-cciUeci fyoin its ci^tj of^^zuli -^n/il-zvcUetf "




7

ke.Jiadi sei-ii Jiunn. niustarcl vuitk W il le t hy

The clciLf after- the iDOhttle of t^he 'BroiiaclywLne,
/-/owe. LUTohe. to WolshLrigion iihoii the ujOLLndeoL
Clme.r-c(Lci^s uje-re. So nLcrf-ieroLcs Die aocxlcl noir
cl tte. 7-7 cZ Lb th e ii'i. \ cz m cZ. offe-recl^ 'to T^aec z/ e ce ?-? 2/

JlLc^i , Loltlmney- cz-ncl TJJcllet . Tt-^n^ust /'?ci2/e7)een
Dy SoimQ uel Tlf'cUet of 11e.ujTkrrS(^Lf,

Te^h&ls 01^ the stG-Ginoe-r- Oh^s/oecike, iaj cis putch cron^.
Dec /S- /tCi/, a.F.Wil^ett of- U-^CoLVGiZy-cf uycis



^p Ti/Lus L^ oi s-Lchjeci thoi-t ii^u^r fciils iro cnieres^
'e>ve-ri/ iiiG.-pin'he^ of^ ot j-czmcl^. 7h^2Uci?et f 01^117 cly hc^s
tiuo clciim^ oft:irii;s /<ciqol-.

LS Solccl Lo ci'nrLaujmi: to On^<^ H i^i-Lc2-yeci ^IcZlcoii^
Of oLolloiTS ^ OU-icl 'c<s ^sdLol i:o <Zo?n^G throu^^h Tllolrcf
Toxun^GLf cicLLcq^k6ei- of S'ltT^lcJiciycI, TobUTilevf of

Zclim^ to CXinno^Tr'ccjDL clhoLci / (=>f O . Hc^'nii.oiTzLczwyence
Jrc7iicl clclLL^'hjGT of ?y?ct-ri^ Toio-n2ey Lclzjwre^^ae.^






of ?Tl c2 TCf Tow7ilij ^Gl ivrevce, -m oi y-y-i t^. SoL ?oi ug Z-

linolTTceci Jb?i.cltha?2 iDcUett^ Cc 77uy?^2)ey of e^/^fa-n^
hdlDQ heej-z i^iicxclt. to secure ~th.L-s estoiic hz^6 ^o
jar VJcVh^oLct sll<lc e^ ^ ^

Sacai^o l ^ The ^Utllett Cloicinn^ Th^ c:r>i acLi-zt of"
izh.L'i del I -m Ls U.7 ?< naaivi^. 02 1. Lfiat ls 7r?7 a vuni of- ot
cs c26 j^ol2azvs :^ a^«^<£ ^Iz.eii. VJcllett^ so 17 0/ SolTo^uei,
iVLZ^ett of ?7ew J'G-rsei/ mnet- cL sTromric^^Tain. TPj-e^
C cl -rs iMj Ka c tt. tro c^ izc ecL hLn^se2f ozs 7?e i/ 7)lr-lJJcllett
CZi^ GTiqlcs'Ainaci7^ of jLomq XsIoit^cZ (^ivroT^dbZu T^^v
J. WcZleti foLLiicler -of- "the. i><^cinq^ Colc:i^ tiy Tr?eiy-ui^i^e
HoT-yia 016 Ry-ri Le& ) cZ77cl. told Jiu-?^ tr/ioli^ -there W<^S
cin G^tcite cW t^e Wcllett fcimncZiY t>a B n c/ loirz oL
ClLuCLctciho eZolcmcim^s ] (shcit lie T^cicl ieeii pi/e~r-
to c^et cZ czr?cl foLL7-7cl^Crhoi6 Tie ivois iioi. clpi hcc-y^, hu-i
thcit the irLqh6fu2l Jzecrs zveye VJoUetts uuJzo'hoicL
S<e.'Ltlecl cm Tl^uj Jh-ysey cl6 cZ plclcG cci22ectWcUe^s^
'toLOi'z,. ' Ct Zettey To Ih^ ciuXAo-^ from T^qv T.U/U^e^
the. 'BoipZL'st rn L11 (.sii^.->- xvh.o ■f-o(jLincZe4^CPi'-e~Fhy-t Lee, Hory?€,
d-Lcl^'zot ^nnei^Tiloia tAcs <Bst:oLt& 7du.& s-^it^ol Ckcii Jze. ujoi?
frojin Srio/loi-yidL cziicL CfzcLt c^~£ hos cZecit/'L Hc>s hroincA^
\voulZcZ- ieco ?n^e G^i^cr-ici:^

Th^rcl I Cdpt. TiriUe/^ of Wc^sKincftoTx 7?jO . elcicnrya -they^^

FQGncZciT^Tfs C2Te ~hGcrs.^ Hg hcZcZ & Zc?'rcp^ oil pacn^chf^ofth^



descGnddird of the fre-ncTzfdf^i.Lli^ of l/clletie oy
Ou-cllette. , dnoL froT-n ujJLoim we, hegirz occr qene.aZoQiy
luois io-rn ^prohoiZtcf dii ^ii/^ /S/O . He, Lucis7^ec6a-r of
'Botrleif, Su2>-Cilmoii ey to ScZwdTci VI ^ oind TrehendL
of Eltf clLLrLi^q the -recq-n. of TllcX-rif /^ Irt /^6o Jz^
lin^cn-nrcGd £i.Lza2>eth?^SirrJ:g2:t^ /-/& Uced oiaxi was
hccr-cecZ. ClpTLl Ih /Sc^S". H ts wcfo deed // InoircA/^'^F^.
Thsi^TzcZd four- c held re n, 2/12. \

iZ). Cinolreiv^ Id. /6%2^,rr7~ Toicahcnoi Goczd^ cl. /G2.1 ^

<2). £lczc27:?eth,, h m. Tok n GwUliiiqiorx /Sf^

Cl),Q.mi.(Z, h m~ Thoma^s Cbdoims ^^7f

f (X) Titchdircill/iUet iThji^mas 7) K /s^s^.Tn^OHj^^rcrjeMoiLu/^,
/^/. Tsstce ^ John.h. /Sf/, ElL2.CLd&Ch^,'b./s</2.fReleccci^



1(SL) Tfev. QnclrewU/Mei CRevTkomas /) hom ci& Eltf



p'r^s,s6 Lrt /S^S^^ 7^9-vc^o-r of- Cofm'h'rcc^e un. / SS^3^,~Prehencl
of £ly Oo^kectraZ in /^y/~ //e i^uas Cl^so llidci-r- of-
CfzclclerZy cLiiol Or-Oi rite's de-rc^ Col^^7)'y-cc2qes'hcy€.^ cinol
of 'BoZ^iei^^ Le^Ce^-^e-rsTzL-re^ olnoi Ch.oiplc77 to T^ronce.
H e^iq-r-u^ //e irennn.cicnoe.eZ, ^^<*.6o-rof^cSLyl€.y Z3 zvcciT^sS,
//e uycpis olii^Girr o-f <^i-ecit Ze-OinmcTzg oLnd-Wats <Lcii22edL
Jh.G.'iUoll/CL.TK^ LL2)rci.-YL^'\He wrote. ove.y- forte/ Tyeoltcse:^.

C otto 10,771 Otthey^ ^e twrot^ 1720im^ CainnrniGrrtci-rce:^ o-rTLh^
iDohlG nood't ^icQG??p'7'z± LntrreL-y- pe.-ne.tToTtcon- 0277 oL,
fLccZqeyne?^-^ , The tctle potqc cr/ 07-7^ of thes^~boo k^ L^
ullus frcrt^cl. Ji^re. Li'Z li-z dL fu.Zl pohq ^ f^cic i^no . O eopy
of av^ of Zfies-e old TdooAs l^ tri Vh^ po^sr^ssco-r^ of~~th^
(XuXh-o-y- cl-j^d VkerG ls a-notAey- Cujoij cM'the f^hocioL^
T'S ZcZ'^n cZ H LS-Lc>-rL,(LCiZ Soc. c<z't:u's Lc'h'yci'rLj ,'UjhLcAfoTn?L'^
erly oeZoiiqecl. To Ck.c$.'rl&^ I dnd, iedrsJil^ doctt-of-^rmx

'Rq.v Tfzo-nrtas Go<xol TJ^U , of f<cnqs College, Coin-i'drcolfe^
Hg dceoi <^^ Hod-sori^ clinch was 6urceol in Che, parcdh.

Th^G^Tidc^ ecc/Tz^eei-L cTicZdrey^, ols folloijus:

(3) HeTinrL/^ h^/S^fO ^ cl, tG^o.im. a. Q^oiA.^cnn. of- U "r-

7^oljL7i'^oin. ^csTiop of Loyiolo-n.. She oL^ / C/c?
C3) dn drew.h.,/^?/, Cl. /^ 2- v- . Vcccir- of- T^eed.
C3) Tcic oZ) L T7CI , 2)- /*sy 2L , oL, /^ S-cJ, m . 7?e z/. 7k/& r- S^77 cth, cities;



i*F;\ '.



'.■J'. TV.-? J-




, CSyMoi rxfci -ret, Z> . / *5^f <r .
(j3) T^lcric^p-pz .h

: (v*^; 0.71 ?1CZ ,l>. /^O^ :

!

i

CcLyitcii^cc^ui^x's^' CIS soin. of- CLin.diydJO .Tllfi.cn j(s,7J^
Gn^dLlccemsccl uvi /a3/ to pu-hlcsk. cn^oak Zi^f
ncs f-ol'the-rz.
iMcZh. the. Q.-yLdGpVcoi^ of 'tk.ose. of- Thoinqoiz uuho woistht

^acoircZ of tPie cZe.SCGnnQlct-nt^ of- t:he. chiZcl-renn: of 7^<s.tj
CLnrtcZr^iAj 2ifL2let^ ^cct Ze,foi-e i-Dclssc-n'^ on- to Lhcit 2c??^
VuB. 2jj cH 7n.o6e. t^hose. VL-ndomnn Qc^e.cZ W(-llett^ fou,rfol
yOf'ire.Q.crrcl L-Jn £Ti(^lc2indL

— \ 7^o^ ^p'h - UJlI le. tt 1>. /"^T-o vuois the c^r&ci-t q-roun.dsoTz
of hfenri^ ~U)cZle-it ci relczTLu^. o/ TZ^o tlnoireujlUillet,
j C^Ol-olidlhlu tPLTouspi^ hc.^ ^07-1 Hein-rLj) piLy<iholseaL^
L7^ /y^T/ ^thiG py-ape-riiLf of TTle-rlcy i/jJlce^A. hecclmc
fciTT^OLcs for- cts liZrci-rtj. //e cZieoZ Ln. /y^S"^ lii lies



m^:



LiLe.irSi'ri^ CLriiieccZotc^ Vol. Viii , J2 - ^.



'fl'lolrthcL 7jUaie{± ditto /(.ss-

Gin 7-1 Willett left LondoT^ / ^ j 6^ en ^'Glole^'fo-r l/c rc^^ncoL.

To7)Le lAJ ell ett left ^Tiq^cnidfo-y l1eajE7nQ2ci'?7ci /G3X Cri..



doLdoh WcUett £sa. of Ker?.-6 'm-i Jl7c2ri/ IBoin^^ o/^

'Epbert IJjLllet incnncs/e-r- of^ plcZ7iZc2Tco7-L czi^ ?77c2c^xcl~
qc2Scay~ / (s>^?- ^ Cincc^ht haioe ~6cerz CP?€ 3o7^ o/ 7?e^^
C^d^^czi^ Willet)
Helen iJjillei^ djczLcc^k/en- of JJzos. % /^<^cz.ci2eth, l>. /66e'



CXcLQicstLCs Sol Itci re-lV iZletl ^ JJevom^hcre 3 jj±g



C/Cluj^us6 / 6oS- cis_ ci L^ recoT-c^ecZ trbZhe Tciris-'h CkunJi,
CtiBcZrley, E-nglclncL, Qy^e. of- ecqhtGc^ji childTe-n of
the well known Ur Cindreiu WtUei 7^ec&o-r of-Boiriey^

Unci J'cl(iohci-^ctLC-ocx6L)UJL22et,tiiTcl qrciii.clsoii of
the former 7?e:ato'r, Thoynois lUiUet^U^J^-^hrouqhi^
\Lp un.'the ciocsie-reol citrnospTiere of fsiclhlcshe^
CKuL'Tch, liQ. ^e<s.in^'S ^oi-rlt^ to Koiue "hold 0pL'>^co-n3 of-
of hi^ O(jo'-yi,oi7'^cl to h.oii/e settled fo-rhcin'7Se2f trh<^

or- /^ p&r'hoips^ lao. Zef6 £'nqZol7<fcl foy- L(BL/clei^,i^oi^a77cl^
cl?7c2 'beCrCn^.e cii-i Oictci/e jnen^Ze'r of t^e Lei^der? Con-
gye(^citca-n". Qf{er tjMo^oirt:hiree yedi-y'S Vhere ^-fee.t^
Ln^ that e-O^oi di Le-tfC^em. Lhe oles-^recZ relcqcavc^
l^ib^-rtL/ uJGh^ Tiot foclli^ eiyoLfed /5e djBacclecl to seek
a L7n, Vhe ne.uj QoccT76r-t/ of- Cbn<7ercccl to uihccA-the,
UuStch we're ^-i-n.Lq-y-citL'n^^ SQ'yr?<2. of them. vue''>i't tnthe
InnQiLf-tloiveT on lisfcrstvoi/ciqe c-n ibi^o, hud ii was no-i
-hLrticZ /6X'^~3o-thci-6 Jla^omcis Ufcllet^ sold ecZ d^tti^-
Lccn" fxjyl^LLfynoLctl-L.^ oli: the Cl(^&. of /f o^ZO^ Sorrie.
Innoike, the doiie. / ^ S -^ ^ T>^ the lo C2.T7-oitcire of Gov em oy
XUlllccimlB'yctQlfo-i-cl (it is- / cls^ clyiol h.cs ciqe /^ .

l-ft^ 'homesZl/ ci-ncZ si->-ecQ~h6-fo-ru/oiTdt hccsLnes'^
hdZtts Sooyz 'S'G.TtdrZeoL JzcTnri on. ~PtL/ -nn o urLH. cZ7^cr<L
SuycZTp^eci CIS ot mG-yckcimi!. Clinch Tj-cLcZer-. Ori the Gtk
of- Tcclt^ / (o3i^ ^e 1^1 ci-y-r-c^cl Tr^oirtf ~B>'roiAjn^ dctccc^Tiki-
of John cincL~Doirath.tf l^roiAD-L of-J^li/rr? oocth. Cxhocc^
thc^ tc-me Tie oZtczcioect czqrvz-n^i: of / oo (teres of lavdi



Ky^'&i..



V:/ri



on fjOTies



Le.i/ole7i'\ "he o2}6oi.c?rfecZ ci qood posctcorz us dssistc^nii
Lo dc^ey^^ Ci^laletf the t-rcido-r-. Tics clcciLf 7je.ci<i^' Co keep
CX^'hleL/ en IjocLnnols". A^e luais n-icide CaptGLcit of ct doiTL-
pQlmu of priclitciirt/ Ln ^^^y, cZricZ froiia /^^/ to /6^6^ luds
(X in^ohgi^tr-czte L?z 'P^L/moi^cUz, //e he Qc2.Ti7e cz shipouffner
'C27?cl t'j'cicZecL with, the iJcctcJi <^^ ??eiv Qmsieyclcirji^hcf
tuhoirr he laci-s yi^t^c?? Ic7<ecl alf/ic/c^Ji ci?7 orig^lL^shr^din
Jtc-^ l-Q^cden^CG lt^ jLei/cZe?^ 'innczkci-i/^'hun^ fGi777i2ccrr'
\ucth.^he 2ci'n<^-ujotc^e ClTncl Che peop2€ of Ho22c27icianci
Tics m^clcL ol7^cl fa.c-r- t-yedi'meni't oj- them Lii tfclclLT? g-

yelcc^cou-s Ls Gi/cc^ep-zii fya^n-i the -stoirL/ ihcit CTiclccins
(t-ayi^pLi-cn-Tc^ to ozttcic^ his ivczrehouse , SBeci^^ him
deeply ^-nqcic^e-cl en -YQ^cicici^^ Tii^ hc2)Ze vu cth cisolem^i
ciricl, stZLclioccs ozir- 'h^cci'n^e dlcn-n^^cZ ci-ncl tdlcL
tkec'y cormpoL-nco-n^ t:hoii6 ^le ^czd cLscovenreoL the c-r-
plot tii^-r^cLolcT-zi^ Ln hi^ l-yicii^Cizlyook.
I VUfleTZ the. Gin.c^Usk. C-onc^uoreci the dutch, C2^ ?le.uj
G7i^^6G7c2c2rrT.-^ Thu>?noLS lAjillett wois Che onlij ^tk^IcsM-^
innczn theu ujoclZcI eoT^senir U) oirb'Liy-ci£e loctk., dnclTzG
pAysLCC^ciecl StbLLfVesurii: to (^tve up. OnTuone/Z /(^cs^
ThoTncz^ lAJcUeti Ia^cz^ Tncide Che fcr^t eiaglcsh^ inncic^oy^
of- the f^^PcAsre 7leu/ i/oi-k Gctcf^ thena ^smncill 'toou-n^ of-ct
feuj yioiTTovu siteeis SoccCh, of Wan ^-irecr^-lcyiecl locth,
^•nriCLlt 'thjoiXchecl Cottcic^e^ cZTtcl so-yyye hciiocl^ome, dtg
cLcctch. hccclclc^^s, Che 'hcilci'yiQ.e of Che tbojn.l^evrfC^ 'bcq
dut^k fvi-rms or ZoLCix/Ofc'es". Sit Urci^ then., CIS now^ cfi



Cos-)'no'jdoli£cL7i~toujTL ^ e.(^cf'h-Le.e.ii_ clcffisre-fiir Za.ncfu.ci^^s ^e-

e.QjLccl2)le, fcivorctZle GZS Well to Vhc cluSOih. <^s to~the.
en-iqlLsh., cii^dfre^i'roiia''qraf£", H LS ivcf^c cited r-6h.
JbiriLccircf /6.<S9, cn-^cl oi-t SepTe-ni^er- /^ /(oy/htmczrrLtcl
iTinrs TodtiiiicirPrcLC^clej^ t^LcZozaj ofl^Gvl^te-rT^uc^cZen
oj^lTlcZfh -rdl Co 7n 'n . Tuj o Lfe. cvks Icite-r-Che '^uZch. 'ye.-
took ll^TAj dsr-nsteTC^ciion. ciTidi Wcl?ett nsZcycol 'tTo
lBoz7-7-c?^'gio?<i^~7^ ^I. 'Uj77cre 'he dcecZ the Ife-Orr folio iv inn o
duqu-si U- /<^7^, CLgecZ 6^\ He. Wcis decreed Ln~Bulio(!./<:^
Cove Cennn^t^i-cj- Su/cinqQeciTR^- li^Q.S'LcZc h.os f-cr^i: Lucfe.
H^^ hecLcZ c^7ioZ foots homers, Sly. c-ncJie^ th<Ack ClTe i72a3-
t^cZ-tedl, on oiiiothcL-y pdLg^^ 7^<9 L'r7SC'r cpt~Lo-n cnz Jils
lucfes (DToZue S'tbi-:CS -rec2.cZs els -folio t^^ : ri^ci.cls'td -71 e^
' /66^. /Vere li/etk. Zf^ 'boclLf of th^ vcytvovs 771 -r- 3 ^
TncVr-Lf lUCilett vucfe to thoma^ 2v'cUe6i e^o., ^u7^o
cIl€c2. JbzTn Lcc^y-c/ ye S'-'^ ci^^ouct ye uSth. i/eci-r of h&~r-

//7e sLq-ncltLL-re of- Ho-nTf-Layy-ias lUc27ett C2.p/^eci-rs
cl6t1^€,la€LCioL y^ereof^ c^iioZ the orily iajo-tcIs of his
r^coirol&c^ ol-rc: c-yi 'refe-rG-nc To ai qoccl Qleyk^of idhoin


1 3 4 5

Online LibraryJacob Edgar BookstäverThe Willet (Willets--Willett--Willits) genealogy, a compilation of all the branches in England and America → online text (page 1 of 5)