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John, Boston 1674, cordwainer. John, Hingham, s. of George, 1674,
carpent. m. 18 June 1674, Mehitable Hobart, whose f. is unk'n. had
Samuel, b. 16 Mar. 1678; Priscilla, 15 Mar. 1680; Mary, 3 Apr.
1682; and Asaph, 21 July 1685. John, Hingham, s. of Andrew]

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m. 21 Jan. 1680, Sarah, d. of Jeremiah Beal, had Sarah, h. 12
Dec. 1683; Hannah, 22 ' Aug. 1685; Rachel, 23 May 1688; and
Susanna, 4 Dec. 1690. His w. d. 13 Dec. 1693, and he m. 18 Nov.
1097, Tabitha, d. of John Stodder, had Tabitha, 11 Sept. 1698; and
"his w. d. 2 Mar. 1707; and he d. 12 Mar. 1730; John, Falmouth
bef. 1 690. * John, Billerica, only s. of Job of the same, m. 20 Mar.
1680, Susanna, d. of the sec. John Whipple of Ipswich, had Susanna, b.
24 Feb. 1682; Job, 19 Dec. 1884, d. in few wks. ; Mary, 15 May
1686; Jemima, 27 June 1688, d. in few days; Job, again, 22 June
1689; John, 20 Oct. 1691; Martha, 1 Oct. 1694; James, 12 Aug.
1696; and Joseph, 18 Feb. 1699; freem. 1690, was major, fep. 1702;
his w. d. 4 Aug. 1713, and he d. 17 Jan. 1715. Joshua, a soldier
under capt. Turner in Mar. 1676, on Conn. riv. from E. part of the
Col. was aft. at Falmouth. Josiah, Hingham, s. of George, by w.
Mary -had only Mary, b. 26 Sept. 1671, and the mo. d. in 5 days.
Next, he m. 9 May 1672, Deborah, d. of Thomas Gill, had Josiah,' b.
27 Jan. 1675 ; George, 22 June 1677 ; Deborah, 21 Nov. 1679 ; Sarah,'
12 Feb. 1682; Thomas, 29 May 1684; Peter, 21 Dec. 1687, d. next
day; Peter, again, 2 Mar. 1690, d. at 3 mos. ; Peter, again, 15 July
1691 ; and Euth, 26 July 1696, d. young. Eobi;kt, Stratford 1665-85. >
He may be the man, by Field, 107, said to be from Derbysh. and an
early sett, but with no more precise date, at Killingworth. Samson,
Portsmouth 1631, one of Mason's men, said to have come from Teign-
moutn in Devon, purch. 1646 the est. that had been Thomas Wanner-
ton's and was then call, master of the Neptune of Dartmouth, in 1650
mortga. the est. and his other prop, includ. a ship on the stocks to
Ambrose L. bef. ment. and prob. went home. SaiCiuel, Hadley, had
been a soldier, 1676, from ^e E. under capt. Turner, m. 11 Dec. 1677, •
Sarah, d. of the first John Dickinson of H. had Samuel, and Sarah, rem.
to Suffield, 'there had Mary, b. 7 May 1684; John, 3 Apr. 1686 ; and
Eliz. and he d. a. 1690, lea v. these five ch. and his wid. m. 27 Feb.
1691, Martin Kellogg. William, Dorchester 1641, from whose will,
made 28 Feb. 1651, pro. 6 July 1654, we learn that he had s. Andrew,
and George, both of Hingham, d. Mary Long, and Eliz. w. of Thomas
Eider, beside ds. whose bapt. names are not seen, ws. of Nathaniel '
Baker, and of Thomas Lincoln of Hingham. William, Boston 1651,
freem. 1657, by w. Mary had Samuel, b. 23 Jan. 1652; John, 5 Feb.
1654; and Mary, 15 May 1656, says rec. in Geneal. Reg. IX. 312.
His w. d. 2 May 1656, by G. R. X. 220 ; and he m. 21 Aug. foU.
Mary, d. of Thomas Brewer of Roxbury, had Sarah, 15 June 1657;
William, 1 Oct. 1659; and Eliz. 3 Feb. 1662. I testif. that both the
extr. in Geneal. Reg. that are so inconsist. are truly tak. from what pur-


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ports to be the rec. in Boston, and both in the same handwrit. But the
age was not, I think, quite so credul. as to receive for " absolute verity"
assert, that the mo. d. thirteen days bef. her last ch. was b. Possib. the
recorder might have intend. 22 instead of 2 May. Instances of such
carelessness are oft.* seen. William, Boston, s. of the preced. m. 21
June 1680, Sarah Webster, d. of Thomas of Hampton. Six of this
name had, in 1834, been gr. at Harv. and seven at other N. E. coll.

Laneson, Jacob, Weymouth, by w. Susanna had Abigail, b. 11
Nov. 1680; and Susanna, 24 Dec. 1683.
Lanfear. See Landfear.

Lang, John, Portsmouth, m. a d. of William Brooking.
Langburt, Grbgoet, Pemaquid, took o. of fidel. 1674. John, a
soldier, k. 19 May 1676 at the Falls fight. As he was of Turner's
comp. he was from the E.

Langden, Thomas, New Haven 1650, a taverner, wh. had w. and
one s. at least. Being censur. and fined, more than once, for not restrain,
the drink or speech of his guests, he prob. gave, up his premises, hired
of Richard Malbon, one of the Ct. and, perhaps, went home. The
name was, in the reg. of births, tt for final n at first, but has been alter.
Langdon, Benjamin, Boston 1674, s. of John the first, by w. Phebe
had John, b. 20 May 1678. David, BostU, by w. Martha had David,
b. 20 Sept. 1685; Sainuel, 13 Nov. 1686; Jonathan, 2 Jan. 1688;
Mary, 4 Apr. 1698 ; Martha, 23 Nov. 1701 ; and Sarah, 7 Feb; m4;
and he d. 21 Jan. 1725, in 75th yr. John, Boston 1648, sailmaker,
had Sarah; Benjamin; Abigail, b. 25 Aug. 1660; and, perhaps, others.
Sarah m. 1664, Thomas Randall of Marblehead. John, E^armington,
join, the ch. there 7 Feb. 1653, was a deac. m. the wid. of Thomas
Gridley. John, Boston, by w. Eliz. hadi^Eliz. b. 1686; Josiah, 28
Jan- 1687; Ephraim, 25, bapt. 26 Jan. 1690; Mary, bapt. 15 Nov.
1691; Joaniia, 22 Oct. 1693; Nathaniel, 14 Sept. 1695; Margaret, b.
23, bapt. 29 Aug. 1697; John, b. 17 Oct. 1698; and Margaret, again,.
10 Aug. 1703. He d. 6 Dec. 1732, aged 82. Joseph, Farmington,
perhaps s. of John of the same, had Sarah, Joseph, John, and Samuel,
all bapt. 6 June 1697, in right of his w. wh. join, the ch. on Sunday
• preced. See Geneal. Reg. XII. 37, and correct the misspell. Philip,
Boston, br. of the sec. John of the same, a mariner, by w. Mary had
Philip; Susanna, b. 23 Oct. 1677; John, 22 Aug. 1682; James, 15
Aug. 1685; Samuel, 22 Dec 1687; Mary, 24 Mar. 1690; and Paul,
12 Sept. 1693. He d. 11 Dee. 1697, and his wid. d. 14 Feb. 1717.
Samuel, was f. of Rev. Samuel, D. D. b. 12 Jan. 1723, H. C. 1740, min.
of the first ch. at Portsmouth, made Presid. of H. C. 1774-80, injur." com-
pel, to resign, d. min. at Hampton Falls, 29 Nov. 1797. Tobias, Ports-

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mouth, 1662, .had w. Eliz. and prob. sev. eh. d. 27 July 1664. Tobias,
Portsmouth, perhaps s. of the preced. m. 17 Nov. 1686, Mary Hubbard,
had Eliz..b. 17 Nov. 1687; Tobias, 11 Oct. 1689; Martha, 7 Mar.
1692; Richard, 14 Apr. 1694; Joseph, 28 Feb. 1696; Mark, 15 Sept.
1698; Samuel, 6 Sept. 1700; William, 30 Oct. 1702; and John, 28
May 1707. John, the youngest ch. was f. of John, b. 1740, d. 18 Sept.
f 819, hav. serv. as ch. mag. of the State call. Presid. two yrs. and Gov.
six yrs. and sat twelve yrs. in Senate of U. S. Six of this i^ame had,
in 1826, been gr. at Harv. and eight at the other N. E. coll.

Langer, Henry, Boston 1645, by w. Ann had Susanna, b. 16 Jan.
1646. Richard, Hingham 1636, very aged, when he made his will, 20
Feb. 1660, pro. 2 May 1661, in wh. he refers to ds. Dinah and Eliz. wh.
should rec. ea. is. from his d. Margaret, w. of Thomas Lincoln, to whose
eldest s. Joshua, the testat. gave his Ids. at H.

Langford, John, Salem, mov. in from ano. town ,but wh. is unkn. tho.
prepond. of prob. is in favor of Sudbury. He was freem. 1^45, yet his
name is not among ch. memb. in Salem, down to 1650 ; but there he was
liv. 1689, as, Farmer says, is shown by Revo, in N. E. Justif. 41.
Mr. Felt assures me, there was a Francis Lingford of Essex Co. in
1663 ; and possib. he may have been of the same fam. Richard,* writ.
Lanckford, Plymouth 1632.

Langhorne, or Longhorne, Richard, Rowley 1649, d. 1669.
Thomas, Cambridge 1644, by w. Sarah, d. of Bartholomew Green, had,
beside Thomas, wh. was b. 26 Aug. 1647, bur. 5 Apr. 1648, Sarah, 26
Feb. 1649 ; Eliz. and Mary, bapt. all as the precious reg. of matchless
Mitchell proves, but at dates not giv. ; Samuel, 9 Dec. 1660 ; Mercy, 11
May 1662; and Patience, 3 Apr. 1664. He was the town drummer,
and d. 6 May 1685, aged, says the gr.stone, a. 68 yrs. Mary d. 27
Mar. 1 654, b. as the rec. says in one place, in Sept. in ano. in Mar.

Langlet, Abel, Rowley 1651. Daniel, Boston 1689, mariner,
went, with others, that yr. to take a piratical vessel in Vineyard Sound,
of wh. in Geneal. Reg. II. 393, is acco. John, Hingham, m. Jan. 1666,
Sarah, d. of Thomas Gill, was a soldier in the comp. of brave capt.
Johnson of Roxbury, Dec. 1675, an innhold. 1695. Of his ch. I kn.
only Sarah, b. 15 Mar. 1668, wh. m. Nov. 1686, Jonathan May of H.
William, Lynn, freem. 14 Mar. 1639, in 1677 was, I think, of Charles-
town. But it may be well to see Longley.

Langmead, Richard, Boston perhaps, mariner, d. 1660, leav. w.
Ellen, wh. had admin. 18 June 1661.

Langstafp, Henry, Portsmouth 1631, or soon aft. sent over by
Mason, the patentee, was of the gr. jury 1643, and at Dover 1648, had


Sarah, wh. in. Anthony Nutter, also Henry ; and d. by. a fall, says
Pike's Journ. 18 July 1705, near 100 yrs. old.

Langton, Lanocton, or Lankton, George, Springfield 1646, m.
a sec. w. 29 June 1648* Hannah, wid. of Edmund Haynes, had Esther
(strangely call. s. in the. rec. pr. in Geneal. Keg. IX. 171), b. 22 Aug.
1649, and no more ch. but had formerly been at Wethersfield, and by
first w. had there or in Eng. sev. ch. ; rem. a. 1658, to Northampton?
there d. 29 Dec. 1676. His will ment. s. John, ds. Pritchet, Corbee,
Hanshet [wh. was Deliverance, w. of Thomas], Hannum [wh. was
Esther, w. of John], and gr.s. Samuel. * John, Farmington 1650, s.
of the preced. b. prob. in Eng. was rep. 1668, deac. and d. 1689; had
fourch. : John, wh. d. 1683, leav. John; Samuel, wh. was bapt. 13 Feb.
1653, and liv. with his gr.f. at N. ; Joseph, bapt. 1660, liv. at F. ; and
Eliz. Joseph, Ipswich 1648, may have been s. of Roger. Roger,'
Ipswich, freem. 4 Mar. 1635. His inv. of 24 Jan. 1672 may seem to
prove, that, he d. that winter. Samuel, Northampton, s. of John, m.
1676, Eliz. wid. of Praisever Turner, was freem. 1681, and d. 11 Aug.
1683, leav. John, and Samuel. His wid. took third h. David Alexander.

Langworth, Andrew, Newport 1656, m. a. 1661, Rachel, d. of
Samuel Hubbard.

Lapham, John, Maiden, m. Aug. 1671, a Hollis, and I find no more
of him. John, Providence, m. 6 Apr. 1673, Mercy, d. of Francis
Mann of the same, had Mary, b. 1 Mar. 1673; John, 13 Dec. 1677;
and William, 29 Nov. 1679. He was call. 45 yrs. old in 1680. Thom-
as, Scituate 1635, join. Lothrop's ch. 24 Apr. 1636, m. 13 Mar. 1637,
Mary, d. of Nathaniel Tilden, had Eliz. bapt. 6 May 1638; Mary;
Thomas, b. 1643; Lydia; Rebecca, 1645; Joseph, 1648; in wh. yr.
the f. d. hav. made his will 15 June 1644, in wh. the four elder ch. are
nam. and w. made extrix. Lydia m. 1666, Samuel Bates of Hingham.
Thomas, Marshfield, elder s. of the preced.

Lapthorne, Stephen, Scarborough 1640.

Laran, John, Jamaica, L. I. 1656.

Large, Jervice, Scituate, a serv. of Samuel Hinckley, brot. prob.
from Co. Kent, was bur. 9 Aug. 1636. John, Branford 1672, perhaps
came over from L. I. may be the man wh. m. at Saybrook, 1 Nov. 1659,
Phebe, d. of Thomas Lee, and possib. was s. of William. William,
Hingham 1635, rem. with w. to Cape Cod, perhaps further.

Largin, Henet, Boston, by w. Ann had Susanna, b. 16 Jan. 1646;
and by w. Alice had Joseph, b. 23 Nov. 1653, wh. d. in few wks.
John, a soldier, from the E. under capt. Turner, at Hatfield, 1676.

Larkham, Mordecai, Beverly 1681, has num. descend, it is believ.
writ, the name Larcora. Thomas, Dover 1640, was a cause, or occa-

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sion of trouble, tho. so popular for a time that the people call, their
town aft. that from wh. he came, Northara, near Barnstable, in Devon ;
but he went off in 1642, d. at home 1669, in 68th yr. His s. George,
bred at Trinity Coll. Cambridge, was min. of Cockermouth, in Cumbei'-
land, eject. 1662, d. 26 Dec. 1700, in 71st yr.

Laekin, II Edward, Charlestowri 1638, by w. Joan had John, b. 10
Mar. 1640; Sarah, 4 Sept. 1641 ; but ^no. rec. says Eliz. b. 5 Sept.;
Thomas, 18 Oct. 1644; and, I presume, Edward; certain. Sarah, again,
12 Mar. 1648 ; was freem. 13 MUy 1640, ar. co. 1'644. He d. bef. mid.
life, prob. and the wid. m. John Pentecost; and she d. 27 Jan. 1686,
aged 70. * Edward, Newport, in the list of freem. 1655, was rep.
1663. He was of Westerly, in the same Col. 1669 ; and by w. Eliz. d.
of the first Henry Hall, had Edward and John, prob. also Eoger, and
d. Hannah to dwell there ten yrs. later. Edward, Westerly, s. of the
preced. m. Mary, d. of Nicholas Cottrell, had Stephen, Nicholas,
David, Eliz. Penelope, Tabitha, Edward, John, Samuel, and Lydia.
Edward, Charlestown, perhaps s. of the first Edward, m. 1 Nov.
1688, Mary Walker, had Edward, wh. d. 18 Nov. 1689; John, bapt.
7 Sept. 1690; Mary, 10 Sept. 1693; John, again, 17 Feb. 1695;
Edward, again, 13 Sept. 1696; Joanna, 19 Mar. 1699; and Samuel,
26 Oct. 1701. John, Charlestown, perhaps br. of the first Edward,
by w. Joan had Hadnah, b. 16 Mar. 1643, wh. m. 15 Feb. 1665,
John Newell, outliv. him, and d. 10 Dec. 1704. John, Charlestown,
s. prob. of first Edward, m. 9 Nov. 1664, Joanna, d. of deac.
Robert Hale, had Joanna, wh. d. 3 June 1673 ; Edward, John, and
Robert, bapt. at once, 4 July 1675, of wh. Robert d. in few wks. ;
Joanna, again, 12 Mar. 1676 ; Sarah, 2 Dec. 1677 ; and he d. 17 Feb.
1678. Roger, Westerly,-perhaps s. of the first Edward of the same,
m. Hannah, d. of the sec. James Babcock of the same ; but I kn. no
more. Thomas, Charlestown, s. of Edward, shogmak. m. 13 Sept.
1666, Hannah Remington, wh. d. 9 Nov. 1673, and 18 June foil. m.
Eliz. d. of Francis Dowse, wid. of Samuel Miles, had Thomas, wh. d.
20 May 1676; and Thomas, again, bapt. 9 Sept. and d. 8 Nov. 1677;
and d. hiras. 10 Dec. foil, of smallpox. Gladly would we receive better
notes of tiiis very num. fam. If the stocks spring from Edward alone,
or not, is not kn. to me. At Salem, in 1668, was Mordecai, but unless
he be the same as Larcom, of him I hear nothing, exc. that he sign, that
yr. petit, against imposts,

Larrabee, Benjamin, Falmouth, s. of Isaac, a milit.. man, recov.
the prop, of his f. wh. with his fam. had been fore, to fly from the war,
m. Deborah, d. of John Ingersoll, had Benjamin, b. 1700 ; and he d.
1733. See Willis, II. 27. Greenfield, Saybrook, had (by his w.


suppos. to have been a Brown of Providence) Greenfleld, b. 20 Apr.
1648; John, 23 Feb. 1650; Eliz. 23 Jan. 1653; Joseph,. Mar. 1655, d.
young; and Sarah, 3 Mar. 1658. Geeenfield, Saybrook, s. of the
preced. m. Alice, d. of Thomas Parke of New London. Isaac, Fal-
mouth a. 1680, being driv. off by the Ind. went to Lynn, says Willis;
had Benjamin, b. 1666, at Casco, bef. ment. ; beside Samuel, and
Thomas. In Maine the name, spread much. William, m. at Maiden
Nov. 1655, Eliz. perhaps d. of George Felt; was freem. 1690. Some-
times this name is pervert, to Leatherby, as very oft. it was sound.

Laet, Cornelius, Exeter, took o. of fldel. 30 Nov. 1 677.

Laskin, Hugh, Salem 1636, freem. 22 May 1639, d. Mar. 1659.

Latcome, William, a passeng. in the Hercules 1634, as print, in
Geneal. Eeg. IX. 267, wh. may be error for Larcom, or Larkham; but
nothing can be kn.

Latham, * Cart, Cambridge, m. Eliz. d. of John Masters, and prob.
wid. of Edmund Lockwood, had Thomas, b. Nov. 1639 ;. Joseph, 2 Dec.
of a yr. to be supplied by conject. as the rec. is defic. ; rem. early to
New London,, where he was of active serv. rep. 1664, and aft. to 70.
He had there Ehz. wh. m. 25 Jan. 1678, John Leeds; Jane, m. Hugh
Hubbard ; Lydia, m. John Packer ; and Hannah, wh. m. prob. John
Lockwood. . He d. 1685. JbsEPH, New London, s. of the preced. took
w. Mary at Newfoundland, there had Gary, b. '14 July 1666, and at
New London ten more ch. at his d. in 1706 leav. seven s. one d.
Lewis, Newport, of wh. we kn. no more, but that his d. Frances m.
Jeremiah Clark, and was mo. of Gov. Walter and others ; but it may be
that he never came to our shores. Robert, Cambridge, perhaps br. of
Gary, liv. two yrs. or more with Rev. Thomas Shepard, rem. to Marsh-
field, where he was constable 1 643, thence to Plymouth, where he m.
Susanna, d. of John Winslow, in 1649, and had Mercy, b. 2 June 1650;
bef 1667 rem. to Bridgewater, had s., James, Chilton, Joseph, Eliz,
Hannah, and Sarah. Mitchell thinks him s. of William. Hannah m.
Joseph Washburn. Thomas, New London, s. of Gary, m. 15 Oct.
1673, Rebecca, d. of Hugh Wells, had only ch. Samuel; and his wid.
m. 24 June 1676, John Packer. Groton side of the harbor of New.
London was the resid. of the fam. still perpet. there. William, Ply-
mouth, came in the Mayflower, 1620, serv. to Gov. Carver, only a
youth, and, in 1627, had sh. in the div. of cattle, being in the lot with
Gov. Bradford, yet was never nam. as one of the Mayflower's comp. in
1620 when he was a hoy under Carver's charge, and for the div. of
Ids. in 1624, with ano. serv. of G. may have help. John Howland to
count four heads. By the discov. of Bradford's' Hist, his right to pas-
sage in the first sh. is prov. He was of Duxbury 1637-9, and Marsh-

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field 1643, and 8, and in Bradford we see, that aft. so long resid. here,
he went home to Eng. thence to the Bahamas, and d. of starvation. Of
one Latham, in our country, there is idle tradit. that he was brot. up
with Charles L but no benefit or evil of the companionsh. is boasted.

Lathrop. See Lothrop.

Lattimore, or Latimer, Christopher, Marblehead 1648, in 1663
sold dwel.-ho. to Robert Hooper, but was there liv. 1674. Hugh,
Marblehead, perhaps s. of the preced. m.' 1669, Mary, d. of "William
Pitt. John, Wethersfield, had Rebecca, b. 1646; Naomi, 1648; Abi-
gail, 1649 ; 'John, 1650 ; Elisheba, 1652 ; Jonathan, 1655 ; and Bezaleel,
1657; all with w. Ann nam., in his will 1662, when he d.. Elliz. m.
Thomas HoUister of W. Ro'bert, New London, mariner, a. 1660, m.
prob. at Boston, Ann, wid. of Matthew Jones, and d. of George Griggs,
had Robert, b. 5 Feb. 1664; and Eliz. 14 Nov. 1667; and he d. 1671.
Eliz. m. Jonathan Prentiss. Robert, New London, s. of the preCed.
d. 2 Nov. 1728, leav. John, perhaps H. C. 1703; Robert; Jonathan;
Samuel ; and Peter.

Latting, Letten, or Lettin, Josiah, Huntington, or Oyster Bay,
L. I. 1685, was s. prob. of Richard. Richard, Concord, had Josiah,
b. 20 Feb. 1641 ; and ano. s. on 12 Sept. 1643 ; but the rec. gives not
the name ; rem. to Fairfield, and thence in few yrs. to L. L 9. Hunting-
ton. In 1663 he was order, to depart for not submit, to jurisdict. of
Conn, and in Nov. 1672 was by New York denounc. for disloyal speech
against the Duke.

Laughton, Thomas, Boston 1660.

Laurenson, James, and John, Newtown, L. I. 1686, were prob. of
Dutch descent.

Laurie, Francis, Salem, of wh. the Hist. Coll. of Essex Inst. II. .
15, gives all that I have learn, that his will of 6 Nov. 1665, pro. June
foil. ment. s.-in-law John Neal and w. Mary, and gr.ch. Jeremiah, John
Jonathan, Joseph, and Lyife. But conject. is bold enc. to suggest, that
the same man is intend, where Felt, II. 447, places the graveyard " on
the hill above Francis Lawe's ho. ; " and there is no doubt of the sound-
ness of the conject. after turn, to the artic. Lawes in this volume ; but
whose reading. Felt's or Patch's should be prefer, must be left to ano.
eye to decide. Gilbert, Boston 1686, went to preach that yr. in abs.
of Moody, at Portsmouth, was prob. a Scotchman, and may be presum.
to have gone home in 1689.

Lavenuke, Stephen, a Frenchman, m. 25 Sept. ],672, Mary Dival,
perhaps French also, had Isabella, b. 22 Dec. 1673 ; Judith, 1677, wh.
d. 22 Apr. 1758; and Stephen, in 1678, wh. d. 1 Jan. 1764.

Laverick, John, perhaps at Watertown, as serv. of Richard Kim-
ball, came at the age of 15, in the Elizabeth from Ipswich, 1634.


Laters, George, and JIcob, Portsmoath 1683, petitioners to the
king against Gov. Cranfield tiiat yr. Belkn. I. 473.

Law; Andrew, Hingham 1654, had Joshua, Josiah, and Caleb, is by
Farmer erron. giv. I suppose, for Lane, wh. see. John, Concord, m. 5
Mar. 1660, Lydia, d. of Roger Draper, had John, b. 1661; Thomas,
1663; Stephen, 1665; and Samuel. Jonathan, Milford 1667, freem.
1669, perhaps only s. of Richard, m. Sarah, d. of George Clark, senr.
by her had Jonathan, b. 6 Aug. 1674, H. C. 1695, wh. was Ch. Just. 16
yrs. and a disting. Gov. of Conn. Lyman, Gravesend, L. I. 1650.
Thompson. * Richard, Wethersfield 1638, may, therefore, have first
been at Watertown, m. Margaret, eldest d. of Thomas Kilbourne, had
Abigail, Jonathan, and Sarah, and prob. more ch. ; rem. early to
Stamford, may have been rep. in New Haven Ct. certain, was, aft. the
union, iij Conn. 1665, 6, 9, and 72. His d. Abigail m. Jonathan Sel-
lick'; and Sarah m. John Sellick. William, Rowley 1643. Pro. rec, .
show that he was d. 1669, leav. w. Faith and four ch. Fifteen of this
name, oft. in old rec. hav. es final, had, in 1829, been gr. at the'N. E.
coll. most at Yale.

Lawes, Francis, Salem, a weaver, b. at Norwich, Eng. emb. at Ips-
wich 8 Apr. arr. at Boston 20 June 1637, with w. Lydia, aged 49, one
ch. Mary, ^d two serv. Samuel Lincoln, 18 ; and Ann Smith, 19. He
was freem. 2 June 1641, and d. a. 1666. Mary m. John Neal, and,
next, Andrew Mansfield. See Laurie.

Lawrence, Benjamin, Charlestown, sec. s. of George of Water-
town, m. in Boston, 4 July 1689, Mary Clough, perhaps d. of John, had
John, bapt. 22 Nov. 1696; Abigail, 30 Oct. 1698; William, and Eliz.
tw. 14 July 1700, both d. soon; Eliz. again, 4 Oct. 1702 ; Benjamin, 10
Sept. 1704 ; and Mary, 28 Feb. 1707 ; but all these by sec. w. Ann,
wid. of Benjamin Phillips, wh. he m. 3 Feb. 1696, wh. d. 11 Jan. 1716,
aged only 37, says Bond, wh. is a strange error, for she bore her first ch.
to former h. above 36 yrs. bef.. On 18th I^r. of the same yr. he took
third w. Ann, wid. of Nathaniel Adams, d. of Nathaniel Coolidge of
Watertown ; and she d. 28 Dec. 1718, aged 47, so that 9 July foil, he
could take his fourth w. Eliz. Bennett, wh. outliv. him, and he d. 26 Nov.'
1738, aged 75. Daniel, Charlestown, tw. br. of the preced. a painter,
m. 19 June 1689, Sarah, d. of Edward Counts, wh. prob. brot. him no
ch. and d. in few yrs. ; serv. in the army, and was in the garrison at
Brookfield tak. by the Ind. in the assault, 27 July 1693, but was recov.
got back to Charlestown, there by w. Hannah Mason, m. Nov. 1 695, had
Daniel, bapt. 9 Aug. 1696; Samuel, 22 May 1698, at Mather's ch. in
Boston ; Hannah, 26 Feb. 1700, at C. ; Sarah, 29 Mar. 1702, d. soon ;
Lydja, 30 Jan. 1704 ; and Sarah, again, 3 Feb. 1706. His w. d. 27
Aug. 1721, aged 56, and he m. 23 Aug. foil. Maud, d. of the Hon. James


Russell; and d. 20 Oct. 1743. David, New Hampsh. 1683, d. 1710,
leay. wid. Mary, ch. Joseph, David, and Phebe, and gr.ch. David, and
Jonathan. Enoch, Groton, s. of John of the same, m. 6 Mar. 1677,
Rutii, wid. of John Shattuck, d. of John Whitney, had Nathaniel, b. 21
Feb. 1678 ; Daniel, 7 Mar. 1681 ; Zechariah, 16 July 1683 ; and Jere-
miah, 1 May 1686; d. at gr. age 28 Sept. 1744. George, Watertown,
m. 29 Sept. 1657, Eliz. d. prob. of Benjamin Crispe, had Eliz. b. 30
Feb. says the rec. mean, perhaps. 28, 1659; Judith, 12 May 1660;
Hannah, 24 Mar. 1662; John, 25 Mar. 1664, k. by accid. at ten yrs. ;
Benjamin, and Daniel, tw. 2 May 1666; George, 4 June 1668 ; Sarah;
Mary, 4 Dec. 1671 ; Martha; and Grace, 3 June 1680. His w. d. 28
May 1681, and he m. 16 Aug. 1691, Eliz. perhaps wid. of Joseph Hol-
land, had Joseph ; and Rachel, and Patience, tw. 14 July 1694. He d.
21 Mar. 1709. Eliz. m. 29 Jan. 1679, Thomas Whitney; Judith m.
John Stearns; Hannah m. prob.'Obadiah Sawtell ; Sarah m. Thomas
Rider; Mary m. 5 Apr. 1689, John Earle, and, next, Michael Flagg;
Martha m. 29 Nov. 1697, John Dix; and Grace m. an Edes. George,
Watertown, s. of the preced. by w. Mary had Mary, b. 15 Fek 1697;
George, 3 June 1698; Eliz. 9 Oct. 1700; John, 20 Feb. 1704; David,
16 July 1706 ; Sarah, 20 Jan. 1709 ; William, 20 May 1711 ; and Ann,
1 Mar. 1714, and he d. 5 Mar. 1736. Henry, Charlestown 1635.
Frothingham, 84. A wid. Christian wh. Bond thot. to be his, d. 3 Mar.
1648. Isaac, Norwich, s. of the first John, m. 19 Apr. 1682, Abigail,
d. of John Bellows. John, Watertown, freem. 17 Apr. 1637, by w.
Eliz. had John, b. 14 Mar. 1636; Nathaniel, 15 Oct. 1639; Joseph,
Mar. 1642, d. at 2 mos. ; Joseph, again, 30 May 1643 ; Jonathan, per-
haps his tw. br. d. soon; Mary, 16 July 1645; Peleg, 10 Jan. 1647 ;
Enoch, 5 Mar. 1649; Samuel; Isaac; Eliz. 9 May 1655; Jonathan,
again; and Zechariah, 9 Mar. 1659 ; all at W. exc. Eliz. b. at Boston,
wh. may however have been ano. John's. He rem. a. 1662 to Groton,
and his w. d. there 29 Aug. 1663 ; and he m. 2 Nov. 1864, Susanna, d.
of William Batchelor of Charlestown, had Abigail, b. 11 Jan. 1666,
prob. d. young; and Susanna, 3 July 1667. He d. 11 July 1667, and
, his wid. rem. to Charlestown, there d. 8 July 1668. His will, of 24
Apr. 1667, provides for w. and ch. as well as all the ch. of the former w.

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