Facts and Events
- ↑ Edmund Hobart, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:960.
"Joshua (Hobart), bp. (Hingham, Norfolk) 9 October 1614; admitted to Charlestown church 27 [blank] 1633 [CChR 8]; …"
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 5. Joshua2 Hobart, in Lincoln, George; Thomas T. Bouve; Edward T. Bouve; John D. Long; Walter L. Bouve; Francis H. Lincoln; Edmund Hersey; Fearing Burr; Charles W. S Seymour; and Town of Hingham. History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts . (Hingham, Massachusetts: The Town, 1893), 2:336.
"5. Joshua2 (Hobart) (Edmund1), b. at Hing., Eng., 1614, came to New Eng. with his parents 1633, and to our Hing. 1635. He m. at Cambridge, Mass., March, 1638, Ellen, dau. of Richard Ibrook. She d. in Hing. 25 July, 1700. He d. 28 July, 1682, æt. 68th yr. A man of marked ability, and especially prominent in the local affairs of this town during its early history. Freeman 3 Sept. 1634 ; selectman 1662, 1670, 1671, 1673, 1674, 1675, 1680, and 1681; deputy to the General Court 1643, and subsequently at different times for 24 yrs.; speaker of the House of Deputies 1674; a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company 1641; capt. of the military force here, and head of a company in active service during Philip's War, etc. Resided on Main St., next east of the meeting-house of the First Parish."
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 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), 2:434.
"Joshua (Hobart), Hingham. s. of the first Edmund, came, prob. with his f. in 1633, and in the winter foll. was adm. of Charlestown ch. freem. 3 Sept. 1634, next yr. went with his br. Rev. Peter, m. Mar. 1638, Ellen Ibrook, at Cambridge; ar. co. 1641, was a capt. rep. 1643, and very many yrs. after, speaker in 1674, head of a comp. in active serv. in Philip's war, and d. 28 July 1682, aged 67. His ch. were Hannah, bapt. 1639; Peter, 1642 (a mariner, wh. d. June 1665, at Barbados, leav. wid. Susanna, wh. was d. of Jacob Eliot of Boston, m. Dec. 1662); Sarah, b. 19 Nov. 1644; Deborah, Sept. 1647, m. 20 Apr. 1666, Joshua Lincoln; Joshua, 22 Mar. 1650; Solomon, 28 May 1652; Enoch, 20 May 1654; and Hannah, again, 4 Oct. 1666. Sarah m. Edward Cowell of Boston in 1668.
[Additions and Corrections] [Savage 2:594] [Vol. 2] P. 434, l. 12 from bot. aft 1639 ins. wh. m. 30 Oct. 1657, Joseph Grafton, and d. in few yrs."
- ↑ Paige, Lucius R. List of Freemen. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct 1849), 3:93.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 Torrey, Clarence Almon. Edmund Hobart of Hingham, Massachusetts. American Genealogist (D.L. Jacobus). (Apr 1951), 27:95.
Joshua Hobart, s/o Edmund Hobart and Margaret Dewey, bp. Hingham, England, 9 Oct 1614, d. Hingham, MA, 28 Jul 1682, m. Cambridge, MA, Mar 1637/38 Ellen Ibrook.
- ↑ Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Hingham, Massachusetts, ca. 1639-1844. (New England Historic Genealogical Society), 1:20.
Capt Joshua Hobart [died] July 28 82.