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    HEIFOR, ANDREW, was at Kittery, 1640; but in what Christian land he got
his name, is unkn.

    HELDRED, WILLIAM, Ipswich, 1637. Felt. Perhaps the same as Eldred.

    HELE. See Healey.

    HELMAN, JOHN, Nantucket, had Richard, b. 7 Oct. 1682.

    HELME, CHRISTOPHER, Exeter, 1639, rem. to Mass. 1643, thence to Warwick,
next yr. with the Gortonists, there d. bef. Dec. 1650, leav. wid. Margaret and
s. William. Belkn. 20.432. R. I. Hist. Coll. II. 160, WILLIAM, Warwick, s.
of Christopher, of wh. we kn. nothing after 1661.

    HELSON, JOHN, Saco, m. 1658, Joan, d. of Henry Warwick, had Ephraim, b.
1667; and perhaps others.

    HEMAN, FRANCIS, freem. of Mass. 1646. It may be the same as Hayman.

    HEMMENWAY or HEMINGWAY, JOHN, Roxbury, s. of Ralph, m. 6 Oct. 1665,
Mary, d. of William Trescott, had Thankful, b. 17 May 1668, bapt. 8 Aug. 1669;
Mary, 1, bapt. 13 Nov. 1670, d. young; Mary, again, 5 bapt. 6 Sept. 1674;
Elizabeth 17, bapt. 24 Aug. 1679; Sarah, 20, bapt. 24 July 1687, d. at 7 mos.; and
John, b. 11 Nov. 1690; and d. 4 Oct. 1724. Thankful m. 3 May 1687, Jacob
Parker. JOSHUA, Roxbury, br. of the preced. m. 16 Jan. 1668, Joanna, d. of
Richard Evans of Dorchester, had Joshua, bapt. 1 Aug. 1669; Joanna, 2 Oct.
1670; Ralph, 18 May 1673, d. 1 June 1699; and Samuel, 30 Sept. 1683. He had
2d w. Mary, who d. 5 May 1703. RALPH, Roxbury 1633, freem. 3 Sept. 1634, m. 5
July 1634, Elizabeth Hewes, and Mary, b. 4 Apr. foll. d. in 20 days; Samuel, June
1636; Ruth, Sept. 1638; John, 27 Apr. 1641; Joshua, bapt. 9 Apr. 1643, Elizabeth
b. 31 May, bapt. 8 June 1645; and Mary, again, 7, bapt. 18 Apr. 1647, d.
young. He d. 1677, or 8. His will of 4 May 1677, pro. 11 July of next yr.
ment. his gr. age, names w. Elizabeth and three s. Ruth d. 1684, unm. and her mo.
d. 2 Feb. 1686, the ch. rec. of next day says "old wid. H. bur." SAMUEL, New
Haven, s. of the preced. m. 1662, Sarah, d. of John Cooper, had Sarah, b. 26
July 1663; Samuel, 13 Dec. 1665; both bapt. 25 Mar. 1667; Mary, b. 5 July
1668; Hannah, 14 Sept. 1670; Abigail, 16 Feb. 1672; John, 29 May 1675;
Abraham, 3 Dec. 1667; and Israel, and Jacob. tw. 6 Dec. 1683.

    HEMPSTEAD, JOSHUA, New London, s. of Robert, by w. Elizabeth, d. of Greenfield
Larrabee, had Elizabeth b. 1672; Mary, 1674; Phebe, 1675; Joshua, 1678; and Hannah; for
wh. in his will, 1683, he made provision, but liv. many yrs. after, had two more ch.
Patience and Lucy, so that, after his d. 1700, dispute about the will arose. ROBERT,
New London 1645, one of four inhab. to assist. Winthrop in sett. of the place, had
Mary, b. 26 Mar. 1647, first ch. b. in