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    HOLLAND or HOLLON, CHRISTOPHER, Boston 1652, by w. Ann had John,
b. 1 Feb. 1648: Bridget, 14 Mar. 1650; Joanna, 1 Feb. 1652, d. soon; Joanna,
again, 13 Oct. 1653, d. in few mos.; Elizabeth 17 Feb. 1655; Hannah, 7 Dec. 1658;
Deborah, 8 Mar. 1661; and Mary, 8 Feb. 1663; and d. 4 Mar. 1704, aged 91.
JEREMIAH, H. C. 1645, went home, was a min. with a good liv. (I suppose, in
estab. ch.) in Northamptonsh. and d. bef. 1698 by Mather's list, but it is by
nobody kn. wh. was his f. or of what town. JOHN, Dorchester 1634, freem. 7
Dec. 1636, was a merch. of good est. had w. Judith, ch. John; Thomas;
Nathaniel, bapt. 1638; and three other ds. beside Obedience; and d. a. 1652;
his wid. m. George Kimwright, if this name be not mistak. at Cambridge vill.
or Newton. Obedience was w. of Philip Curtis, and next of Benjamin Gamlyn.
Relief, ano. d. m. John Dowse of Charlestown. His will, of 16 Dec. 1651, is
abstr. in Geneal. Reg. IV. 287. JOHN, Newton, perhaps gr.s. of the preced.
prob. s. of Nathaniel, m. Elizabeth youngest d. of Thomas Park of the same, says
Barry, had John, b. 25 Dec. 1699; Joseph, 19 Jan. 1702; John, 5 Apr. 1704;
Elizabeth; Abigail, 18 May 1709; Jonas, 12 May 1711; Ephraim, 11 Jan. 1714; Sarah,
11 Sept. 1716; and Ruth. He rem. to Marlborough, and there had Samuel, 1721;
and Abigail, again. JOSIAH, Roxbury, freem. 1690, is not ment. in the town
rec. as b. or m. and d. 25 Sept. 1729, aged 83. NATHANIEL, in the list of freem. of
1663, was of Watertown, prob. s. of the first John, may have been b. in Eng. but at
Charlestown, by w. Mary, had Joseph, b. 24 Oct. 1659, and at W. by w. Sarah,
d. perhaps of Samuel Hosier (wh. in his will left to the two eldest ch. and it
may be that the former w. was d. of H.), had Sarah, 30 Nov. 1662; Ruth, 17
Feb. 1666; Nathaniel, 15 Apr. 1668; John, 7 Apr. 1674; Elizabeth, 18 June 1676;
and Mary, Oct. 1678, d. next mo.; and he was liv. 1709. sarah m. 26 Jan.
1680, Jonathan Phillips; and next, 1 Jan. 1717, John Bemis; Ruth m. 20 Mar.
1689, Joseph Pierce. THOMAS, Yarmouth, had Thomas, bapt. at Barnstable, 9 May
1641.

    HOLLARD, ANGEL, Boston, shoemaker, freem. 3 Mar. 1636, then mem. of
Weymouth ch. where, perhaps, were b. sev. of his ch. as Thomas, 8 Oct. 1635,
prob. d. young; Hannah, July 1638; Elizabeth 7 May 1641, wh. d. in few mos.;
Hepzibah, 10 Aug. 1642; but in B. certain. had Thomas, bapt. 10 Nov. 1644, a.
5 wks. old; Sarah, 5 Mar. 1646; and by w. Catharine had Joanna, 17 Dec. 1653,
d. soon. His wid. Catharine m. Aug. 1671, John Upham of Malden; d. Hannah m. 23
July 1652, William Ballantine, and next, William Long, and d. 2 Apr. 1718, George,
Boston 1664, mariner, d. 12 Apr. 1714, in 90th yr. Easi. this surname is pervert. to
Holland, as in Geneal. Reg. VIII. 59, and lamentab. in the Index of same vol. tho. in one
of its references, the name is correct. Similar vexation in the Index of Vol. X.
confus. the differ. names of pp. 217 and 218.