Person:Solomon Martin (5)

Watchers
Solomon Martin
b.cal 1619
d.aft 1655
  • HSolomon Martin1619 - aft 1655
  • WMary Pinder1617 - 1648
m. 21 Mar 1643
  1. Ensign Samuel Martin1645 - 1696
  2. Mary Martin1648 -
  • HSolomon Martin1619 - aft 1655
  • WAlice Unknown1607 - aft 1662
m. 18 Jun 1648
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Solomon Martin
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] cal 1619
Emigration[1][2] 1635 On the James.
Residence[1] 1635 Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 21 Mar 1643 Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesto Mary Pinder
Marriage 18 Jun 1648 Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesto Alice Unknown
Residence[1] bef 1652 Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation[1] Ship carpenter.
Other[1][2] 26 May 1652 Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United StatesAdmitted freeman of Massachusetts Bay.
Death[1] aft 1655


James (1635)
Two ships called the James sailed from England to New England in 1635, the first in April, this one in July.
Sailed: Jul 1635 from Unspecified port, England under John May
Arrived: Sept 1635 at Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony

Passengers:
~50 (Full List)
William Ballard family - Alice Jones - Elizabeth Goffe - Edmond Bridges - Michell Milner - Thomas Ewer family - Sara Beale - Elizabeth Newman - Jo: Skudder - Thomas Terry family - Thomas Marshall - William Hooper - Edmond Johnson - Samuel Bennett - Richard Palmer - Anto. Bessy - Edw. Gardner - Wm Colbron - Henry Bull - Salmon Martin - William Hill - Nico. Buttry family - Jo & Mary Hart - Henry Tybbott family - Remembrance Tybbott - Nic. Goodhue family - John Johnson family - Ralph Farman family - Robert Terry

Resources: Primary Sources:
Other information: Passenger List at Olive Tree

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Solomon Martin, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), 5:60-62.

    "ORIGIN: Unknown.
    MIGRATION: 1635 on the James (on 13 July 1635, "Salomon Martin," aged 16, was enrolled at London as a passenger for New England on the James [Hotten 107])."
    "CHURCH MEMBERSHIP: Admission to Andover church prior to 26 May 1652 implied by freemanship.
    FREEMAN: 26 May 1652 (as "Solomon Martjn, And[over]") [MBCR 4:1:460]."
    "BIRTH: About 1619 (aged 19 or 13 July 1655 [Hotten 107]).
    DEATH: After about 1655 [ILR 101-2]."

    "Th[e] record does not indicate whether he had been lost on a sea voyage or had abandoned the family."

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Solomon Martin, in 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), 3:163.

    "Solomon (Martin), Gloucester, ship-carpenter, came in the James, I presume, 1635, from London, aged 16, m. 21 Mar. 1643, Mary, d. of Henry Pindar, had Samuel, b. 16 Apr. 1645; and Mary, 9 Jan. 1648. His w. d. 9 Feb. foll. and he m. 18 June next, wid. Alice Varnum of Ipswich, perhaps rem. to Andover, at least sold his G. est. in Mar. 1651, and next yr. was freem. of A."