Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v3p3


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he gave all his est. for her life; s. John and d. Sarah Pierce, wh. was w.
of William, m. 13 July 1666, equal sh. of remainder. JAMES, Braintree
1645, was capt. JOHN, Boston 1662, mariner, and in few yrs. innholder,
may be that passeng. in the Confidence from Southampton, 1638,
aged 17, with Martha, 60, wh. may have been his mo. Elizabeth Martha,
Josias, and Sarah, prob. his br. and sis. JOSIAH, Duxbury, m. Hannah,
d. of John Dingley, had John, b. 1661; Josiah; Matthew; and Hannah.
The last m. 1695, Isaac Oldham of Scituate. WILLIAM, Salem 1638, of
wh. Felt says, he had in that yr. a gr. of ld. and nobody else tells
any thing.

    KEENY, KENY or KEENEY, ALEXANDER, Wethersfield, freem. 1667,
d. 1680, leav. Alexander, 18; Thomas, and Sarah, tw. 16; Joseph, 14;
Lydia, 11; Ebenezer, 8; and Richard, 6. His wid. Alice d. 1683.
JOHN, New London, s. of William, freem. 1670, m. Oct. 1661, Sarah, d.
of William Douglas, had Susanna, b. Sept. 1662; John, William, and
Hannah. WILLIAM, Gloucester, by w. Agnes had Susanna; Mary;
and John, b. a 1640; rem. to New London a. 1651; in 1662 was aged
a. 61, and his w. 63; he d. 1675. Susanna m. Ralph Parker; and
Mary m. Samuel Beebe. This name is not bec. Kinne.

    KEEP, JOHN, Springfield 1660, freem. 1669, m. 31 Dec. 1663, Sarah
Leonard, had Sarah, b. 1666; Elizabeth 1668, d. young; Samuel, 1670;
Hannah, 1673; and Jabez, wh. was, with his mo. tak. by the Ind. 20
Mar. 1676, when the f. was k. as were the mo. and ch. soon after. The
Commander of the forces on Conn. riv. Maj. Savage, in despatch of
28 Mar. tells the story. SAMUEL, Springfield, s. of the preced. m. 1696,
Sarah Colton, had twelve ch.

    KEESE, JOHN, Portsmouth, R. I. m. 18 Sept. 1682, Ann, d. of Shadrach
Manton, had Alice, b. Aug. 1683; William, 26 Oct. 1685; Patience,
27 June 1690; John, 14 Mar. 1693; Shadrach, 5 Oct. 1695; Ann, 26
Oct. 1698; and he d. 10 Dec. 1700.

    KERT, FRANCIS, Northampton, had come from the E. part of the
Col. on serv. in Philip's war, was at the Falls fight, 19 May 1676; m.
Hannah, d. of John French, had Francis, John, and, perhaps, Thomas.

    KEETCH, JOHN, Boston, by w. Hannah had Mary, wh. d. 1 Jan. 1656,
says the rec.

    KEISAR. See Keyser.

    KEITH, JAMES, first min. of Bridgewater, bred at one of the coll. in
Aberdeen, came a. 1662, was ord. early in 1664, when he was under 21
yrs. a. 23 July 1719, in 76th yr. In the solemn induct. a part was
born by Rev. Increase Mather, perhaps the youngest min. in the assemb.;
yet in the Magn. III. 4, with heedlessness, strange even in Cotton
Mather
, his third classis, "of such Min. as came over to N. E. after the