Person:Manasseh Kempton (1)

m. 11 Jun 1589
  1. Manasseh Kempton1589/90 - 1662/3
  2. Ephraim Kempton1591 - bef 1645
  3. Francis Kempton1593 -
  4. Annis Kempton1595 -
m. abt 1627
Facts and Events
Name[9] Manasseh Kempton
Gender Male
Birth[8] Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England
Christening[1][2] 26 Feb 1589/90 Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England
Emigration[8] 15 Jun 1623 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United StatesOn board the ship, "Anne"
Immigration[6][7][10] Aug 1623 United States
Marriage abt 1627 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United StatesMarried in America...assuming Plymouth. rc
to Juliana Carpenter
Death[3][4][5] 14 Jan 1662/3 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Ancestral File Number MKSQ-TM
References
  1. Manasseh Kempton, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:1123.

    'BIRTH: Baptized Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, 26 February 1589/90, son of George Kempton [TAG 67:134].'

  2. Smith, Dean Crawford, and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton 1878-1908. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2008), 1:46.

    'BERWICK-UPON-TWEED, NORTHUMBERLAND
    BAPTISMS

    1589/90 26 Feb. Manasses Kempe son of George Kempe'

  3. Smith, Dean Crawford, and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton 1878-1908. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2008), 1:65.

    'MANASSAS, ... died Scituate, MA 14 January 1662[/3] ... ([Records of the Colony of New Plymouth] 8:23)'

  4. Manasseh Kempton, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:1123.

    'DEATH: Plymouth 14 January 1662/3 [PCR 8:23].'

  5. Early Records of Boston. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (1848-1866), 9:316.

    'DEATHS. ...
    Plymouth, Kempton, Manasses, Jan. 14, 1662-3: "He did much good in his place the time God lent him." '

  6. message 251, posted by Russ Kempton, in Kempton Family Genealogy Forum, Genealogy.com online (genforum.genealogy.com/kempton/), accessed Oct 2005.
  7. Manasseh Kempton, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:1119.

    'MIGRATION: 1623 on Anne'

  8. 8.0 8.1 Manasseh Kempton, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 2:1119-1123.
  9. Those Carpenter Girls! by Peggy M. Baker, in General Society of Mayflower Descendants (Plymouth, Massachusetts). Mayflower quarterly. (Boston, Massachusetts, United States: General Society of Mayflower Descendants), Vol 79 No 4 p 328-341, Dec 2013.
  10. He immigrated on the ship 'Ann', the third ship after the 'Mayflower' and the 'Fortune'.
The Anne and The Little James (1623)
The Anne and the Little James left England together, and arrived a week or so apart in Plymouth. Most of the passengers were probably on the Anne, as the Little James was smaller and carried mostly cargo.
Sailed: May(?) 1623 from an unspecified port in England under William Peirce (Master Anne), Emanuel Althan (Captain Little James), and John Bridges (Master Little James).
Arrived: 10 July 1623 (the Anne) and about 10 days later (the Little James) at Plymouth, Massachusetts
Previous Vessel: Weston's ships (Swan, Charity, Sparrow) (1622)
Next Vessel: Jonathan (1623)

Passengers:
~60 (Full List)
Families of earlier immigrants: Patience and Fear Brewster - Elizabeth (Walker) Warren and daughters - Hester (Mathieu) Cooke and her children - Bridget (Lee) Fuller - Margaret Hicks and her children - Wife and daughter of William Hilton - Frances Palmer - Joshua Pratt - Barbara Standish
Other Passengers: Anthony Annable (and family) - Edward Bangs - Robert Bartlett - Mary Bucket - William Bridges - Thomas Clark - Christopher Conant - Anthony Dix - John Faunce - George Morton (and family) - Godbert Godbertson (and family) - Timothy Hatherly - Edward Holman - John Jenney (and family) - Manasseh Kempton - Experience Mitchell - George Morton (and family) - Ellen Newton - Oldham, John, his wife and sister - Christian Penn - Abraham Pierce - Nicholas Snow - Alice (Carpenter) Southworth - Francis Sprague - Stephen Tracy, wife, and daughter - Ralph Wallen

Resources: Primary Sources: Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation - Mourt's Relation - Pilgrim Hall (wills and other contemporary documents)