- H. Ensign John Hathawayest 1629 - 1705
- W. Ruth Dyer1640 - 1705
m. 25 Oct 1692
Facts and Events
||Ensign John Hathaway
||Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USAto Martha Shepard
||7 Jan 1656
||Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United Statesto Hannah Hallett
||25 Oct 1692
||Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusettsto Ruth Dyer
||25 DEC 1692
||Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USAto Ruth Dyer
||Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
Lived in "The Farms", then part of Taunton, and now part of Berkley, MA. Ensign John served as Deputy to the Plymouth Colony General Court 1680-1684 and 1691, and to the General Court of MA in 1696-1697. He was constable in 1676 and 1691, a frequent juror, an attorney of record, and co-founder of the Chartley Iron Works of Norton.
Married first about 1649, at Freetown,
MA. Married second Dec. 25, 1692 at First Church, Braintree, MA, Ruth (b. 1642; d. Sep. 10, 1705, Taunton, MA; bur.
Fox Burying Ground, Berkley, MA), the widow of Christopher DYER. The inventory of widow Ruth HATHAWAY's estate
was taken Jan. 23, 1705/6.
- Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 2:376.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Hathaway of Taunton, in Boyer, Carl. Ancestral lines: 206 families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. (Santa Clarita, California: C. Boyer, c1998), 289.
Ensign John Hathway, born perhaps in England about 1629, died probably in Taunton, Massachusetts, in 1705.