Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v2p161


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    FISH, DANIEL, Portsmouth, R. I. s. of Thomas of the same, m. 1
May 1682, Abigail, d. of Thomas Mumford, had Comfort, b. 7 Feb. 1683;
Thomas, 3 July 1685; Ruth, 2 Nov. 1687; Daniel, 11 July 1690; Sarah,
29 Jan. 1694; and Jeremiah, 15 Sept. 1698. GABRIEL, Boston, an early
inhab. rem. 1638 to Exeter, but in short time came to B. again, by w.
Elizabeth had Deborah, b. 20 Dec. 1642; but the ch. rec. says she was
bapt. 11, aged a. 8 days; Abel, 5, bapt. 23 Dec. 1644. JOHN, Lynn,
rem. 1637 to Sandwich, carr. s. Jonathan, and Samuel, perhaps others;
may have had Caleb, b. 18 Aug. 1649, wh. d. at 6 mos. or this may be
s. of Jonathan or Nathaniel, went 1655 to New London, but back soon to
S. and d. 1663. JOHN, R. I. freem. at Portsmouth 1655, may have been
of Stonington 1670. JOHN, New London, s. of the first John, prob.
rem. a. 1684. JONATHAN, Sandwich, br. of first John, had liv. at
Lynn, but at S. had Nathaniel, b. 18 Dec. 1650; John; and Samuel; rem.
to Newtown, L. I. 1659, d. a. 1663. He was progenit. of Hamilton F.
late gov. of N. Y. NATHANIEL, Sandwich 1643, perhaps br. of John,
had Nathaniel, b. 27 Nov. 1648; and John, 13 Apr. 1651. One Fish of
Sandwich m. Lydia, d. of Rev. John Miller.
ROBERT, Portsmouth, R. I. m. 11 Sept. 1686, Mary, d. of Zuriel Hall,
had Robert, b. 17 May 1690; Mary, Mar. 1693; William, 7 June 1695;
Zuriel, 10 July 1697; Isaac, 25 Dec. 1699; Alice, 3 July 1702;
Jonathan, 27 Oct. 1704; Daniel, 17 May 1707; and David, 7 Mar. 1710.
SAMUEL, New London, s. perhaps of first John, had Samuel, b. 1682;
John, d. young; Moses, 1686; Abigail, 1690; Aaron, 1693; and
Nathaniel, 1699. THOMAS, Portsmouth, R. I. 1655, may be of Boston
1656, perhaps rem. to Portsmouth, R. I. where Mary, his d. m. 18 Mar.
1671 or 2, Francis Brayton, the sec. He d. 1687, and his will of 1673
names w. Mary, wh. was d. s. Daniel, John, Robert, Thomas; and ds.
Mehitable wh. m. a Tripp; and Mary, bef. ment. beside Alce or Alice,
wh. m. the sec. Henry Knowles. He had also an earlier w. m. 10 Dec.
1668, Grizigon, d. of John Strange, and as the Portsmouth rec. shows,
had Alice, b. 15 Sept. 1671; Grizzel, 12 Apr. 1673; Hope, 5 Mar. 1676;
Preserved, 12 Aug. 1679; and Mehitable, 22 July 1684. Perhaps by a
former w. he had Daniel, bef. ment. and THOMAS, wh. d. bef. his
f. but had left s. Preserved. Yet it may be that f. and s. are confus.
WILLIAM, Windsor 1647-75, was freem. 1669, but is not kn. to have had
w. or ch. Five of this name had been gr. in 1825, at Harv. of wh. four
were clerg. and four at the other N. E. coll. of wh. two were clerg.

    FISHER, AMOS, Dedham 1677, s. of the first Daniel of the same,
freem. 1690, m. 12 Mar. 1680, Mary Ellis, d. of Richard, had Mary, b.
21 Aug. 1682; Amos, 2 June 1687; Elizabeth 14 Apr. 1691; and his w. d. in
a fortnight after. On 22 Dec. foll; he m. Ruth Adams, and had Ruth, 9