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Jan. 1712; Joseph, 22 Oct. 1714; Mary, 20 Feb., 1717; Benjamin, 19
July 1719; Simeon, 23 Jan. 1722; and Sarah, 10 Dec. 1724; and he
d. 10 Oct. 1751. Joseph, Haverhill 1669, m. Martha, wid. of Joseph
Heath of the same aft. 1672. Joseph, Salisbury, s. of the first Onesi-
phorus, m. 12 Mar. 1691, Sarah Smith, had Sarah, b. 12 Oct. 1691 ;
Judith, 22 Oct. 1692, d. young; John, 17 June 1696; Joseph, 3 Sept.
1698; and Joshua, 15 Nov. 1700-. Joseph, Watertqwn 1714, s. of sec.
John of the same, of wh. no more can be learned even from Bond. Onesi-
PHORXis, Salisbury, m. 22 Nov. 1664, Mary, d. of Thomas Hawksworth,
had Mary, b. 29 Oct. 1666; Joseph, 3 Apr. 1670; Abigail, 23 June
1672; Mary, again, 18 Nov. 1674; Sarah, 7 July 1677; Onesiphorus,
10 Feb. 1679 ; Cornelius, wh. d. 1683 ; and Mary, again, 29 Sept.
1686. His w. d. 8 May 1695 ; and he m. 31 JiJy foil. Sarah Rowell,
had John, b. 21 Feb. 1697 ; and d. 28 June*706. Onesiphokus,
Salisbury, s. of the preced. 21 Nov. 1711, Mehitable, d. of Isaac
Green, wid. of Simon Dow. * Robert, Salem, from Ormsby, near
Yarmouth, Co. Norf k. came 1637, aged 33, with w. Lucy, 30 ; three
ch. Francis, Margaret, and Susanna ; and two serv. William Moulton,
20, and Ann Wadd, 15; freem. 18 May 1642, rem. to Hampton, rep.
in 1657, 1668, and d. 22 Sept. 1679. His will, of 9 Sept. in that
yr. names oldest s. Francis, d. Margaret, wh. m. William Moul-
ton, no doubt the fellow-passeng. ; Mary, w. of Samuel Fogg;
Thomas ; Rebecca, w. of John Smith ; Hannah, w. of Henry Dow ;
Robert, s. of his s. Thomas ; and a gr.s. John ; beside s.-in-law William
Marston. Prob. he had s. Robert. Samuel, Concord, s. of first John,
by w. Hannah had Hannah, b. 10 Feb. 1668 ; Samuel, 5 Jan. 1671 ;
Ebenezer, 17 Jan. 1676; Mildred; Mercy; Eliz. ; Sarah; and Ex-
perience ; and d. at Watertown. All the ch. exc. Samuel, wh. was in
S. C. agreed with their wid. mo. in 1704 on div. of est. Samuel,
Groton, s. of the sec. John, by w. Martha had Eliz. b. 23 Mar. 1719 ;
and Daniel, 10 Aug. 1722. Thomas, Saco 1636, came prob. in the
Increase to Boston from the parish of All Saints Staynings, Marklane,
London, a tailor, aged 29, with w. Eliz. 28, and ch. Thomas, 2, and
Catharine, 1. He was of gr. jury 1640, and, perhaps, rem. to Casco.
See Folsom, 33. William, Watertown, prob. s. of first John, b. in
Eng. by.w. Ann had John, b. 7 Sept. 1642, d. in few days, and he d. 19
Feb. 1665. His will, of 16 Dec. preced. names no ch. calls w. Hannah,
and the wid. m. Nicholas Wood of Medfield. Eight of this name had, as
Farmer's MS. marks, in 1834, been gr. at Harv. two at Yale, and eight
at the other N. E. coll.



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Paige, John, Saybrook 1684. Nathaniel, Eoxbury 1686, had
sev. ch. b. prob. in Eng. and here had James, bapt. 28 Nov. 16B6, d. at
8 mos. tho. town rec. ment. neither b. nor d.; rem. 1688 to Billerica,
was freem. 1690; had Christopher, b. 10 Feb. 1691. By Joseph
Dudley, as Presid. he was made, 1686, marshal of the Co. of Suffk.
he d. 12 Apr. 1692 ; but tho. descend, are num. eno. it is not ascert. from
what part of Eng. or when he came. His will names w. Joanna ; his
d. Eliz. m. 2 Dec. 1698, John Simpkins of Boston; Sarah m. 7 Jan.
1699, Samuel Hill, jr. of :^illerica. His s. Nathaniel d. at Bedford, 2
Mar. 1755, aged 75 ; and Christopher was the first deac. at Hardwick,
where he d. 10 Mar. 1774. || Nicholas, Boston 1665, perhaps br. of
the preced. came from Plymouth, Co. Devon, m. Ann, wid. of Edward
Lane, d. of Benjamin Keayne, was on serv. in Philip's war 1675, was
capt. and later a col. ar. co. 1693, and its com. His w. d. 30 June
1704, and he d. prob. late in 1717, for his will was pro. 3 Jan. foil.
Hutch. 295, and 375, idiere is strange mistake in call, his W. sis. of Gov.
Joseph Dudley, when sne was d. of that unhappy sis. In the weakness
of that parent, she was suspect, of inherit, a melancholy share, yvas
indict, and aft. disagreem. of the jury, was at the Gen. Court in May
1666, found " guilty of much wickedness " ; but great lenity was exhibit,
towards her, and on acknowledgm. of her offences she was discharg.
See in Mass. Eec. IV. part 2, page 309, a brief of the very strange
process. \

^ Paine, Anthont, Portsmouth, R. I. rec. to be an inhab. 6 Dec. 1638,
had w. Rose, who m. a Weeden, and may seem to have had fam. from
his release, of 1650, to share of property of P. wh. d. a. 1640.
Arthur, Portsmouth, R. I. 1655, in the list of freem. Benjamin,
Bristol, youngest and fifth s. of the sec. Stephen of Rehoboth, d. in the
spring of. 1698, his will of 18 Apr. pro. 3 May foil, in that yr. giv. his
est. to brs. and sis. shows he was unm. and for so young a man his inv.
was large, but chief, it was deriv. from his f. and gr.f. Edward,
Lynn 1637, Charlestown 1-638, rem. prob. 1643 to Exeter or Dover, and
bef. 1649 went home. Elisha, Eastham, s. of Thomas of the same, m.
21 Jan. 1687, Rebecca, d. of John Doane, had Abigail, b. 5 Jan. and
bapt. 21 Oct. 1688 ; Elisha, b. 29 Dec. 1693 ; Mary, 1 Feb. 1696; Solo,
mon, 16 May 1698 ; and Dorcas, 24 Feb. 1700. Four or five more ch.
are assign, to him in the Fam. Geneal. but without dates, and it is said he
rem. to Canterbury, Conn, and d. 7 Feb. 1735. James, Newport, by w.
Amy had Amy, b. 18 Jan. 1660. James, Barnstable, s. of Thomas of
Eastham, m. 9 Apr. 1691, Bethia, d. of John Thacher of Yarmouth, had
James, b. 24, bapt. 27 Mar. 1692, d. at 19 yrs. ; Thomas, bapt. 8 Apr.
1694; Bethia, 22 Feb. bapt, 8 Mar. 1696, d. nextyr.; Bethia, again, 23,
bapt. 29 May 1C98 ; Mary, 13, bapt. 18 Aug. 1700 ; Experience, b. 17



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Mar. 1703 ; and Rebecca, 8 Apr. 1705, d. at 21 yrs. John, Southold,
L. I. perhaps s. of Thomas of Salem, was freem. of Conn. 1662, and
may have been a propr. of New Haven 1 685 ; tho. John, of New
Haven 1670, seems to me to be ano. person. John, Ipswich, s. of Rob-
ert, ar. CO. 1666, went to Nantucket, there d. 13 July 1677, says Farmer ;
but I feel some distrust of it. John, Middletown, d. 1681, lea v. wid. an
eldest s. aged 20 ; Job, aged 4 yrs. ; Patience, 3 ; and Abigail, 1. One
of this name, wh. I kn. not how to appropriate, was passeng. at 14 yrs.
of age, in the Abigail, 1635, from London. John, Boston, s. of Wil-
liam, m. Mar. 1659, Sarah, d. of Richard Parker; but if the tradit. be
good, that be d. at sea, aft. convey. 29 Dec. 1674, some est. to his niece,
Hannah, d. of Samuel Appleton, w. of William Downes, he had prob.
lost his w. By her he had Sarah, b. 14 Aug. 1660 ; Hannah, 31 Mar.
1662, both d. young; William, 15 Mar. 1664; Ann, 24 Mar. 1665;
and Eliz. 19 Feb. 1666. John, Dedham, s. prob. of Thomas the first
of the same, m. 7 Feb. 1677, Mary, d. of Ralph Day, had Rebecca, b. 7
June 1678 ; Mary, 11 July 1680 ; Susanna, 17 Aug. 1682 ; John, 28
Feb. 1685; Thomas, 8 Jan. 1687 ; and Sarah, 17 Nov. 1689. Prob.
his w. d. 25 Oct. 1694. John, Rehoboth, s. of Stephen of the same,
had Eliz. b. 12 July 1682. John, Braintree, s. of the sec. Stephen of
the same, m. 20 Jan. 1689, Deborah, d. of Henry Neal, had John, b. 13
Aug. 1690, casual, k. at 16 yrs.; Deborah, 28 Sept. 1692, d. young;
Stephen, 19 Jan. 1694; Joseph, 26 Oct. 1695; Moses, 7 Nov. 1697, d.
soon; Benjamin, 6 Mar. 1700; Seth, 16 Jan. 1702; and James and
Deborah, tw. 27 July 1704. John, Eastham, prob. s. of Thomas of the
same, by first w. said to have been a Bennett, who d. 20 May 1716,
had John, b. 18 Sept. 1690; Mary, 28 Jan. 1693; William, 6 June
1695; Benjamin, 22 Feb. 1697, d. young; Sarah, 14 Apr. 1699; Eliz.
2 June 1702 ; Theophilus, 7 Feb. 1704 ; Josiah, 8 Mar. 1706 ; Na-
thaniel, 18 Nov. 1707 ; Rebecca, 30 Oct. 1709 ; Mercy, 3 Apr. 1712 ;
and Benjamin, 18 May 1714, d. young; and he m. 3 Mar. 1720, Alice
Mayo, had Hannah, 11 Jan. 1721, d. young; James, 17 Dec. 1723, d.
young ; Thomas, 6 Apr. 1725 ; and Alice, 4 Dec. 1728. He d. 18 Oct.
1731. Joseph, Charlestown 1649, was s. of Edward, bef. ment. who
had est. at Wapping, near London, wh. this s. sold, and went home, prob.
Joseph, Eastham, s. of Thomas of the same, m. 27 May 1691, Patience
Sparrow, perhaps d. of Jonathan, had Ebenezer, b. 8 Apr. 1 692 ; Han-
nah, 5 July 1694; Joseph, 27 Mar. 1697; and Richard, 25 Mar. 1699.
Moses, Braintree, freem. 2 June 1641, had est. in Cambridge, Concord,
and at Piscataqua, as well as Braintree, and three ch. to wh. by will of
17 June 1643, he div. his prop, half to Moses, made excor. one quarter
to d. Eliz. and the other to s. Stephen, who was to be under Moses'



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governm. until 23 yrs. old. These were all b. in Eng. Besides he
adds'codic. three days later, one day bef. his d. giv. w. Judith twenty
shill. to be paid within a cert. time. The will was pro. 30 Oct. 1643,
and his inv. ret. the same day, shows rather large est. yet without the
sums due to him from Eng. Of the four appraisers, half were Guilford
men, wh. appears strange, but the provision for his wid. seems more
strange. She had been not long his w. hav. been wid. of the first Ed-
mund Quincy, brot. him no ch. and in few yrs. m. Eobert Hull. Eliz. m.
17 Nov. 1643, Henry Adams, and was casual, k. 21 Feb. 1676 in few
hours aft. her h. was shot. * || Moses, Braintree, elder s. of the preced.
b. in Eng. by w. Eliz. had nine or ten ch. of wh. Moses, b. 16 July
1646, d. young; Eliz. 5 Aug. 1648; Sarah, 30 Jan. 1651, d. young;
Moses, again, 26 June 1652, d..young; Mary, 12 Mar. 1656; "William,

1 Apr. 1657; John, 12 Oct. 1659, d. soon; Sarah, again, 2 May 1662;
and Margaret, 20 Dec. 1664, He was ar. co. 1644, freem. 1647, lieut.
and a rep. 1 666 and 8, rem. to Boston, there had Hannah, 20 Apr.
1671, and Lydia, 23 Aug. 1674; was constable 1673, and d. 15 Dec.
1690. MosBS, Braintree, s. of the first Stephen of the same, was deac.
and d. 22 June 1746. By w. Mary he had Mary, b. 4 May 1689 ; Han-
nah, 2 Apr. 1692; Moses, 21 Oct. 1694, d. within 3 yrs.; Sarah, 3
July 1697; Moses, again, 13 June 1700; and Aaron, 8 Nov. 1703, ,d.
young. * Nathaniel, Rehoboth, younger s. of the first Stephen, b. in
Eng. a merch. partner with his f. was rep. 1670-1, and liv. at Boston;
but d. bef. his f. leav. Nathaniel, his only ch. b. 18 Oct. 1661, and wid.
Eliz. or Alice. Nathaniel, Rehoboth, s. of the preced. by w. Dorothy
had Dorothy, b. 3 Feb. 1696; Nathaniel, 24 May 1697; Abigail, 28
July 1699; Jonathan, 2 July 1701; perhaps Mary of unkn. date;
Rachel, 13 July 1705 ; and Eliz. 15 Apr. 1712 ; and he d. 1718. Na-
thaniel, Rehoboth, s. of the sec. Stephen of the same, prob. rem. to
Bristol, had s. Nathaniel, thot. to be ancest. of the gr. fam. at Worcester,
and was, perhaps, f. of Stephen, H. C. 1721 ; and six ds. Eliz. Sarah,
Mary, Hannah, Martha, and Dorothy. Nicholas, Eastham, s. of
Thomas of the same, by w. Hannah had Thankful, b. 14 Mar. 1700 ;
Priscilla, 16 Oct. 1701 ; Philip," 18 Nov. 1704, d. under 21 yrs.; Lois,
29 Sept. 1705; Abigail, 3 Aug. 1707; and Hannah, 24 Sept. 1709;
and his w. d. 24 Jan. 1732. Philip, New Haven, m. 1679, Mary, d.
of capt. John Nash, rem. to Northampton, freem. 1690, and liv. some
yrs. there, and Seth, wh. d. 12 Aug. 1689, may have been his ch. ; had
Mary, b. 1690, but rem. again to Conn, and part of his days was of
Windham. * Robebt, Ipswich, b. a. 1601, was prob. from Co. Suffolk,
as his w. Ann was d. of John Whiting of Hadleigh in that shire, freem.

2 June 1641, rep. 1647-9, had good est. and was liberal in distrib. of it,



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was rul. elder, Treasr. of Essex Co. eighteen yrs. had sec. w. Dorcas,
wh. d. 23 Feb. 1681 ; and he d. 1684, leav. s. John, and Eobert, H. C.
1656. EoBEET, Ipswich, s. of the preced. freem. 1685, was liv. 1704.
Samuel, Boston, lay w. Eliz. had Samuel, b. 26 Aug. 1670. Samuel,
Braintree, s. of Stephen first of the same, freem. 1690, m. 4 Apr. 1678,
Mary, d. of James Penniman, had Mary, b. 27 Oct. 1680 ; Lydia, 6
Jan. 1682; Samuel, 26 Nov. 1684; Hannah, 1 Feb. 1687; Joseph, 3
Aug. 1689; Mehitable, 8 Dec. 1G93; and Benjamin, 28 Dec. 1696;
and d. 10 Dec. 1739. Samuel, Eastham, s. of Thomas of the same,
m. 31 Jan. 1683, Patience Freeman, had Samuel, b. 30 Oct. 1683 ;
, Mercy, 5 Aug. 1686; Nathaniel, 9 July 1689, d. young; Ebenezer, 17
June 1692 ; Eliz. 11 June 1694; Joshua, 20 May 1696; Isaac, 3 Jan.
1699 ; Mary, 24 Feb. 1704 ; and Seth, 5 Oct. 1706, d. young. Samuel,
Eehoboth, s. of the sec. Stephen of the same, m. it is said, Abigail
Frissell, but whose ch. she was, is unkn. had Samuel, b. 13 Sept. 1686 ;
Ann, 15 Sept. 1688; Seth, 20 Aug. 1690; Sarah, 11 Dec. 1692;
Judith, 18 Feb. 1695 ; Noah, 28 May 1696 ; Stephen, 21 June 1699 ;
Daniel, 22 Feb. 1703; Joshua; and Rebecca; and he rem. fo "Wood-
stock 1710, and d. 11 May 1735. His wid. d. 13 Jan. 1752, aged 79,
ace. Fam. Geneal. * SyEFHEU ,. Hingham 1 638, from Great Ellingham,
near Attleburgh, Co. Norf k. miller, came that yr. in the Diligent, with
w. Rose, three_ch. and four serv. freem. 6 June 1639, rep. 1641, rem.
1645 to Rehoboth, rep. 1647, and 18 yrs. more. His w. d. 20 Jan.
1661, andTiext yr. Tie m. Alice, wid. of William Parker, I presume, of
Taunton, wh. outliv. him, and he d. 24 June 1678, or as I read Col.
Eec. 24 Jan. foil, but neither can be true for him, tho. one may be for
his s. of the same name, since the rec. bears " S. P. sen. was bur. 21
Aug. 1679." His will was of 18 July in that yr. and inv. of very large
est. was tak. 11 Sept. foil. || Stephen, Braintree, younger s. of Moses
the first, b. in Eng. ar. co. 1649, freem. 1653, m. 15 Nov. 1651, Hannah,
d. of deac. Samuel Bass, had Stephen, b. 8 Mar. 1653 ; Samuel, 10 June
1654; Hannah, 28 Jan. 1656; Sarah, 1 Nov. 1657; Moses, 26 Mar.
1660; John, 21 Sept. 1666; and Lydia, 20 Sept. 1670. He d. 29 July
1691. Sarah m. 22 Jan. 1678, Roger Billings ; and Lydia, his youngest
ch. m. 20 Jan. 1689, Benjamin Neale, the sam® day that her br. m. his
sis. _STEPHENjIlehoboth, s. of the first Stephen, b. prob. in Eng. a
tanner, had est. at Watertown in 1654, but liv. not long there, and at R.
had Stephen, b. 23 Nov. 1654 ; Rebecca, 20 Dec. 1656; John, 3 Apr.
1658; Mary, 11 July 1660; Samuel, 12 Aug. 1662; Eliz. 27 Oct.
1664; Sarah, 12 Oct. 1666; Nathaniel, 20 Nov. 1667; and Benjamiii,
9 Mar. 1675, wh. d. unm. at 23 yrs. The other ch. were all m. and he d.
bef. his f. Rebecca m. 24 Dec. 1673, Peter Hunt, and 21 Nov. 1677,



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Samuel Peck ; , Mary m. Daniel Aldis, as says the Fam. Geneal. but it
may be a mistake, for D. Aldis m. Sarah,. and I believe her to have been
d. of the sec. Moses of Braintree ; Eliz. m. 10 Feb. 1685, Jacob Pepper;
and Sarah m. Enoch Hunt, if the Fam. Geneal. be foil, but my research
makes E. Hunt m. 29 Oct. 1 678, Mary Paine. Into such errors it is much
easier to fall than to recover from them. Stephen, Dedham, m. 8 Nov.
1652, Ann, d. of Francis Chickering, of wh. aft. hard search I can find
no more, unless he be the Eehoboth man, and his wid. m. 2 Dec. 1679,
Thomas Metcalf of D. Stephen, Charlestown, or Maiden, freem.
1665, by w. Eliz. had Mary, b. 15 Nov. 1658, was tythingman 1679, at
C. adj. M. Stephen, Braintree, eldest s. of Stephen of the same, freem.
1678 m. 20 Feb. 1682, Ellen, d. of William Veazie, had Stephen, b. 7
Nov. foil.; Ellen, bapt. 12 Oct. 1684; Samuel, 13 Feb. 1687, d. at 2
yrs. ; Samuel, again, 14 Apr. 1689; and d. 24, May 1690. His wid.
m. 5 Oct. 1693, Joseph Crosby. Stephen"^ Eehoboth, eldest s. of "
the sec. Stephen of the same, by first w. Eliz. had, it is thot. no ch. but
by sec. w. m. 12 Aug. 1707, Mary Brintnall, had Stephen, b. 30 Apr.
1708 ; and^dwar^22 Jan. 1710 ; and the f. d. 12 Mar. foil. His wid.
it is said, rem. to Conn. ,>' Thomas, Salem, a weaver, from Wrentham, in
Co. Suffk. came 1637, aged 50, in the Mary Ann of Yarmouth, with w.
Eliz. 53 ; and six ch. Mary, b. 12 Oct. 1611; Thomas, 18 Jan. 1613;
Eliz. 20 Jan. 1615 ; Dorothy, 6 Dec. 1618 ; John, 26 Aug. 1620; -and
Sarah, 7 Mar. 1622 ; as by a very trustworthy anc. dooum. appears, in
wh. he (call. s. of Thomas and Catharine of Cooklie, near Halesworth,
in Co. Suflfk.) is said to be b. 11 Dec. 1586, m. this w. 22 Nov. 1610,
and, beside the six ch. brot. over, had Peter, 14 Mar. 1617, wh. prob. d.
young; and Nathaniel, 21 July 1626, wh. d. under 10 yrs. He had,
says Felt, gr. of Id. 1637, was freem. 2 June 1641, unless it was his s. then •
adm. wh. seems much more prob. ; made his will 10 Apr. 1638, and by
the bef. ment. docum. is supposed to have d. 1640. Mary m. Philemon
Dickinson. Thomas, Dedham, s. of the preced. b. in Eng. prob. the
freem. of 2 June 1641, by w. Eebecca had Eebecca, b. 19. Sept. 1642;
Thomas, 19, bapt. 24 Mar. 1644 ; John, b. 27 Apr. 1646 ; and Eliz. 6,
bapt. 12 Mar. 1648, and he d. 3 Aug. 1686. His will was made 26 July
preced. in wh. beside w. Eebecca, he provides for s.-in-law Thomas
Patten, whose w. Eebecca his d. m. 1 Apr. 1662, had d. lea v. Eebecca,
and for Eliz. Hunting, w. of John, m. 18 Apr. 1671 ; and devises Id.
to s. Thomas, gives resid. of est. equal, between s. Thomas and John.
The wid. made her will 3 Mar. 1688. * Thomas, Yarmouth 1643, had
been there certainly four yrs. for he was rep. 1639 (tho. no respect is due
to report of his com. 1621), rem. to Eastham, of wh. he was rep. 1671
and six yrs;'more, had, beside Eleazer, b. 10 Mar. 1659, wh. d. young,



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Thomas ; Joseph ; Nicholas ; Samuel ; Elisha ; John ; James, 6 July
1665 ; Mary ; and Dorcas. Mary m. 11 Jan. 1670, James Rogers, jr. and
next, 24 Apr. 1679, Isaiah Cole; and Dorcas m. Benjamin Vickery.
The will of the f. was of 12 May 1705, pro. 2 Oct. 1706, unless there
be confus. belw. f. and s. of the same bapt. name, wh. seems very prob.
Thomas, Boston, m. 25 Aug. 1659, Hannah, d. of Thomas Bray of New
Haven, had Thomas, b. 19 Feb. 1665. He was, perhaps, that s. of
Thomas of London, b. 8 Feb. 1632, wh. 1647, chose for his guardian,
Thomas Mayhew, wh. had m. in London his mo. Jane. Thomas, New-
town, L. I. 1656. Riker, 43. Thomas, York, sw. alleg. 1 680. Thom-
as, Dover 1659, constable 1687, made his will 17 Oct. 1694, pro. 1700,
ment. w. Eliz. wh. was nam. extrix. and ch. Thomas, Jane, EUz. Catha-
rine, and Ann, said to be all minors. Thomas, Dedham, s. of Thomas
sec. of the same, m. 25 Apr. 1671, Rebecca Peck, had no ch. His w.
d. 28 Nov. 1682 ; and he had sec. w. Margaret, wh. prob. brot. him that
Thomas wh. d. 6 Sept. 1686 ; Margaret, wh. d. ten days aft. her br. 16
Sept. 1686; and Thomas, again, b. 5 Sept. 1687, wh. d. at 10 yrs. his
mo. hav. d. some yrs. preced. ; and he m. next, 20 Aug. 1689, Mary
Lawson, had Mary, b. 16 Aug. 1698, and his third w. d. 5 Apr. 1718.
He made his will 24 Jan. 1726, pro. 25 Feb. foil. Thomas, Eastham,
prob. s. of Thomas of the same, m. 5 Aug. 1678, Hannah Shaw, had
Hannah, b. 6 Apr. 1679, d. young ; Hugh, 5 July 1680, d. next yr. ;
Thomas, 28 Feb. 1682 ; HsJhah, again, 12 May 1684 ; Jonathan, 1 Feb.
1686; Abigail, 4 Mar. 1688, d. next winter ; Abigail, again, 10 Nov.
1689 ; Phebe, 14 Mar. 1691, d. young ; Elkanah, 1 Feb. 1693 ; Moses,
28 Sept. 1695; Joshua, 28 Aug. 1697; Phebe, again, 11 Feb. 1699;
Lydia, 4 Dec. 1700 ; and Barnabas, 13 Nov. 1705. Thomas, Newport
1683, very active as capt. of a privateer many yrs. and one of the found,
of the Episcop. ch. in that place, ,of wh. much may be seen in the valua.
Hist, of Arnold, I. 471, and aft. Tobias, Boston, came from Jamaica,
m. 1665, Sarah, wid. of Miles Standish, jr. d. of John Winslow, had
William^ . 21 Jan. 1669, H. C. 1689, and he d. 12 Sept. 1669, with so
short notice, that his will was nuncup. In it he provides only for this s.
and the wid. wh. obtain. 3d h. Richard Middlecgt. Willia m, Ipswich,
came in the Increase from London, 1635, aged 37, with Ann, prob. his-
w. 40 ; beside Susan, 11 ; William, 10 ; Ann, 5 ; John, 3 ; and Daniel',.
8 wks. ; freem. 13 May 1640, may have been first at Watertown some
few yrs. had large est. and used it in a publ. spirit, rem. to Boston, and
d. 10 Oct. 1660, leav. only s. John, bef. ment. His will, made 8 diaya-
bef. pro. 14 Nov. foil, in our Vol. of rec. I. 345, provides £200 to hia w.
Hannah, and the dwel.-ho. for life ; £1,500 to the 3 ch. of his d. Han-
nah, w. of Samuel Appleton, viz. : Hannah, 600 ; Samuel, 500 ;. and
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Judith, 400, a lib. allow, for s. John, to six ch. of Simon Eyre, dec. viz. :
Benjamin, Mary, Eebecca, Christian, Ann, and Dorothy, £5 ea. and to
Simon, wh. was older than most of them, £5. (from this I conject. as
also from being fellow-passeng. that the w. of Eyre was sis. of this tes-
tator) ; to my sis. Page £3 per an. and to her ch. John, Samuel, Eliz.
Mary, and Phebe, £5 ea. ; to ch. of my sis. Hammond, John, Eliz. and
Hannah, £5. ea. ; to my kinswo. Eliz. d. of Samuel Howse, £10, to two
ds. of my cous. John Tall, 40s. ea. ; s.-in-law Samuel Appleton, £10. ;
William Howard, £15. ; Jeremiah Belcher, 40s. ; Anthony Stoddard,
£10.; Christopher Clark, £10. ; Joseph Taintor, £10. ; Oliver Purchase,
£10.; to an Ind. serv. 40s. yearly; to the free sch. at Ipswich his Id. at
Jeffrys neck ; to the coll. at Cambr. £20. as a stock forever, and to
friends in the min. Norton, "Wilson, Sherman, Brown, Cobbett, Fiske,
Phillips, and Mayo, 40s. ea. William, Salem, shoemaker, may be that
passeng. in the Abigail, 1635, aged 15, and at S. to Eliz. perhaps his w.
or mo. Felt says gr. of Id. was made 1640, and he was prob. the freem.
of 1650, d. a. 1 660. William, New Haven 1667, perhaps br. of John,
was freem. 1669. WiLLiAM^oston, s. of Tobias,\by w. Mary had
William^ bapt. 24 Nov. 1695; Tobiah, 27 June 1697; and Sarah, 16
July 1699, at the 2d ch. that of the Mathers ; but as he was next winter
one of the found, of the Brattle St. ch. perhaps others were bapt. there.
He d. 11 June 1735. Twenty of this name had been in 1827 gr. at
Harv. and above half as many more at dfcer N. E. coll. beside not a
small number, spelling Payne; but I could not discrimin. the fams. and
had it been in my power, there would have no benefit folL because sev.
have used both forms. Of Aethuk, ment. by Farmer, as rec. into
Boston ch. 1639, 1 have the utmost confidence that it belongs to Perry,
only one Arthur occurr. in adm. of memb. in that yr.

Painter, Shubael, Westerly, perhaps s. of Thomas, with him among
earliest sett, there 1661. Thomas, Hingham 1637, rem. perhaps to
Providence, at least Roger Williams gives him deed of a lot there,
among home lots ; but he was aft. at Boston, by w. Catharine, wh. d.
1641, had Eliz. William, and Thomas, wh. all d. betw. 30 Sept. 1639
and 24 Apr. foil, says the town rec. wh. may so far be true, but ano.
Thomas was by the ch. rec. bapt. 13 Sept. 1640, the f. being adm. 5
preced. and freem. 12 Oct. 1640, rem. to Charlestown, New Haven,
Eowley, and back to Hingham bef. 1644, there had ano. w. and ch. and
suffered severely for unwilling, to bring the ch. to bapt. as told in Winth.
II. 174. So I think he rem. next to Providence, thence again to New-
port, bef. 1655, when his name is enroll, among the freem. and prob. his
last rem. was to Westerly with its first sett, in 1661. Thomas,
Westerly 1669, perhaps s. of the preced. and one of the name was



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drown. 25 Mar. 1706, Whether that being new yrs. day gave any occasion
for the casualty is not heard. "William, Charlestown, a sea capt. and
merch. d. 28 Aug. 1666. His will, made 4 days preced. names w. Eliz.
speaks of est. in Barbados and Carolina.

Palfeet, Palfert, Palfrt, or Pal^'eat, John, Cambridge, brot.
from Eng. perhaps by his mo. who m. George Willis, sometimes writ.
Willowes; by w. Rebecca, d. of William Bordman, m. 4 Aug. 1664,
had Eebecca, b. 15, bapt. 17 Sept. 1665 ; John, 12, bapt. 14 Apr. 1667,
d. in few wks. ; Eliz. bapt. 24 May 1668; Martha, b. 18 May 1670;
Thomas, 7 May 1672, wh. d. 21 Nov. 1677 ; Ruth, 1 Nov. 1677, wh. d.
unm. at Medford, aged 60; John, early in 1689, wh. d. 1 Dec. 1759,
says Cambr. Epit. in 71st yr. and unm. There were two or three ds.
more, of wh. one was Mary, wh. m. 1 Dec. 1700, Ebenezer Williams.
He d. 1689 ; in his will of 18 Feb. pro. 17 Dec. of that yr. he provides
for the new b. John, and six ds. but does not name them. Rebecca bee.
sec. w. 24 Nov. 1716, of Joseph Hicks ; and Martha m. 30 May
1689, Benjamin Goddard. * Peter, Salem 1626, came, perhaps,
with Conant, or soon aft. req. adm. as freem. 19 Oct; 1630, and
took 18 May foil, the oath, was much betrusted, rep. 1635 ; by w.
Edith had Jonathan, bapt. 25 Dec. 1636; Jehoiadan, d. early; Re-
member, bapt. 16 Sept. 1638; Mary, 15 Dec. 1639; and at least two
ds. more; rem. to Reading, there d. strick. in yrs. 15 Sept. 1663. He
m. for sec. w. Eliz. wid. of John Fairfield, and had 3d w. Alice, nam. in
his will of 21 Oct. 1662, with codic. of 19 May foil. He names no s.



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