Facts and Events
||Edmund Hobart, Jr.
||16 Jan 1602/3
||Hingham, Norfolk, England
||18 Oct 1632
||Hingham, Norfolk, Englandto Elizabeth Elmer
||25 Jun 1684
||Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States(proved 23 Mar 1685/86)
||16 Feb 1685/6
||Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Edmund and his wife Elizabeth immigrated in 1633, the same year that his father, brother Joshua, and sister Rebecca arrived together; and that his brother Thomas arrived with his wife and children. His brother Peter followed with his family in 1635. They all settled in Hingham by 1635; he, his father, Joshua, and Peter all drew lots in Hingham that September.
At his death in 1686, he owned two house lots with one house and orchard, a planting lot of 20 acres, three acres of salt meadow, three acres of fresh meadow, and 10 shares in each of the four land divisions at Connihassett.
His will names his sons Daniel and Samuel, daughter Martha Bassitt, wife of Joseph; daughter Elizabeth Tucker, wife of John; granddaughter Hannah, daughter of John, deceased; and granddaughter Mary Munnings.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Edmund Hobart [father], in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Torrey, Clarence Almon. "Edward Hobart of Hingham, Massachusetts", in The American Genealogist. (Demorest, Habersham, Georgia, United States: D.L. Jacobus), 27:94.
Edward Hobart, s/o Edward Hobart and Margaret Dewey, bp. Hingham, England, 16 Jan 160203, d. Hingham, MA, 16 Feb 1685/86, m. Hingham, England, 18 Oct 1632 Elizabeth Elmer.
- Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Hingham, Massachusetts, ca. 1639-1844. (New England Historic Genealogical Society), 1:25.
Edmund Hobart [died] Feb 16 1686.
[Precedes entries for May 1686, so may actually be 16 Feb 1685/86]
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 New England Historic Genealogical Society. Early Families of New England. (Original Online Database: AmericanAncestors.org, 2013).