Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v1p219


Volume 1, Page 219

Copious acco. is in Gookin's Hist. Coll.; Hubbard, 659, 60; and Davis's
Ed. of Morton's Mem. 408. SHEARJASHUB, Sandwich, s. of the preced.
m. Bathshua Skiff, prob. of James of the same, had Melatiah; Ezra,
b. 1667; Mary, 1678, d. young; Sarah, 1680; Mary, again, 1681;
Remembrance, 1683; and Patience, 1686; was oft. a rep. of Plymouth
Col. and the Prov. of Mass.; d. 7 Mar. 1719, aged 75. His
youngest s. Ezra, a man of distinct. d. Sept. 1764, aged 88, of wh. three
gr. were in the Congr. of U. S. 1794. Baylies, H. 283, 4. THOMAS,
early at Marshfield, may prob. have come from Co. Kent, bring. fam.
hav. been at Plymouth 1637, freem. of that col. 2 Jan. 1638, had
w. Elizabeth bur. 18 July 1660, aged 70, was a man of substance and repute,
d. a. 1664, aged 83, leav. wid. Martha, ch. prob. all by w. Elizabeth John,
above ment.; Martha, wh. m. 1. John Bradford, s. of the Gov. 2. Thomas
Tracey, d. at Norwich 1689; Elizabeth m. 9 Dec. 1638, Robert Waterman;
Ann, m. 21 June 1640, Nehemiah Smith; Margaret m. Josiah
Winslow, br. of Gov. Edward; and Lydia m. Nathaniel Tilden. His
will of 2 May 1664, made s. John excor. names ea. d. and Lydia, d.
of Lydia, beside John, Thomas, Joseph, and Robert Waterman, and
Mr. Arnold, his min. THOMAS, Marshfield, prob. s. of John, m. 18
Apr. 1681, Elizabeth d. of John Rouse, had Elizabeth wh. d. 14 Apr. 1689.
WILLIAM, Duxbury 1638, may rather, perhaps, be Burne. Eleven of
this name had been gr. at H. C. 1834, and four at Brown and Bowd.

m. 24 or 25 June 1657, Elizabeth Bowers, prob. wid. of George,
and d. soon, prob. for be made his will six days after, in wh. he
names his "below. w." But gives his dwell.-ho. to his friend lieut. William
Johnson of Woburn. But the same man, as it seems to me, had been
resid. at New Haven, witness, in Aug. 1653, and took o. of fidel. there
May foll. JAMES, Salem and Lynn 1635, freem. 14 Mar. 1639, d. 1651,
in his will of 22 Aug. pro. 26 Nov. of that yr. names w. Alice, s. James,
and John, and d. Sarah. JAMES, Reading, s. of the preced. m. 1665,
Rebecca, d. of deac. Thomas Kendall, had James, b. 6 Apr. 1666;
Thomas, 23 Mar. 1669; John, 19 Oct. 1671; Rebecca, 25 Dec. 1674;
Sarah, 7 July 1677; Tabitha, 11 May 1679, d. in few days; Tabitha,
again, 22 May 1680; Kendall, 15 Jan. 1682; Mary, 28 Oct. 1685; and
Elizabeth 9 Oct. 1687; his w. d. 30 Aug. 1713, aged 68; and he d. 5 Dec.
1716, aged 74. Thro. this, branch is deriv. the late Timothy Boutelle,
a learned lawyer. JOHN, Cambridge, by w. Margaret had Mary, b. 26
Oct. 1646; and John, wh. d. 10 Mar. 1674, aged 21; and the f. d. 30
Aug. 1676, aged a. 60. JOHN, Reading, s. of James the first, m. 10 May
1669, Hannah Davis, prob. eldest d. of George of the same, had John,
b. 26 Feb. 1670; Hannah, 3 June 1672; Sarah, 3 Dec. 1674, d. under
2 yrs.; James, 6 Sept. 1677; Mary, 29 Jan. 1679; Elizabeth 2 Mar. 1683;