Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v3p546


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mem. of this fam. is with single b. NATHANIEL, Cambridge, prob. s. of
Richard, by w. Mary had Mary, wh. d. 30 Nov. 1676; and perhaps
others; was freem. 1690, d. Dec. 1719, in 71st yr. NICHOLAS, Duxbury,
1638, by w. Ann had John, Mary, Hannah, and Rebecca, all ment.
in his will of 9 Feb 1651. RICHARD, Charlestown 1639, with w.
Rebecca of the ch. 24 May 1640; rem. to Boston, soon after to Cambridge,
had John bapt. 31 May 1640; Samuel, b. 22 May 1643;
Nathaniel; and Rebecca; of wh. the last three were bapt. at Cambridge,
Mitchell's ch. reg. tells, as the first had been at Charlestown. He was
liv. Apr. 1683. Rebecca m. John Woodward. ROBERT, Concord
1678. SAMUEL, Salisbury, in his will of 22 Aug. 1665, names f. John,
mo. Esther, and br. Joseph of Thedingworth in Leicestersh. Eng. and
therefore I suppose he was only trans. not perman. inhab. SAMUEL,
Cambridge, prob. s. of Richard, was freem. 1680, when he liv. at the
vill. now Newton. THOMAS, Duxbury 1643, may be he of Salem 1650,
whose wid. m. Michael Spencer of Lynn. THOMAS, Salem, had w. Isabel,
wh. d. 9 Oct. 1674, and m. 11 Mar. foll. Mary Bishop, a wid. sw. in
1675, that he was 55 yrs. old. WILLIAM, Reading, freem. 1691, perhaps
d. at Boston 1693; but Winsor names a William of Hingham, wh.
m. 1665, Susanna Lane. Thirteen of this name had been gr. at Yale,
nine at Harv. and seven at other N. E. coll. in 1834.

    ROBERTS, DAVID, Woburn, m. 3 Oct. 1678, Joanna Brooks, had
Eunice, b. 28 Oct. 1679; David, 24 Oct. 1681; Giles, 16 Jan. 1687;
Joanna, 13 Feb. 1694; Sarah, 15 Jan. 1697; and perhaps he rem. ELI,
New Haven, a propr. 1685. GEORGE, Exeter 1677, in 1690 desir. jurisdict.
of Mass. GILES, Scarborough 1662, perhaps br. of David, had
five ch. of wh. none but Abraham is nam. His will of 25 Jan. 1667,
only five days bef. the inv. does not enlighten us, exc. by call. Arthur
Auger, and William Sheldon, his brs.-in-law. HUGH, Gloucester, m. 8
Nov. 1649, Mary, d. of Hugh Caulkins, rem. to New London, where he
was a tanner, and had Mary, b. 9 Dec. 1652; Samuel, 25 Apr. 1656;
and Mehitable, 15 Apr. 1658; in 1667, with others of the oldest sett.
went to Newark, N. J. JOHN, Roxbury, came, says the ch. rec. "in
1636, brought his aged mo. w. and ch. Thomas, Edward, Elizabeth Margery,
Jane, Alice, Lydia, Ruth, and Deborah. He was one of the first fruits
of Wales that came to N. E. called to Christ by the ministry of that
rev. and worthy instrument Mr. Wrath." In its proper place the rec.
has this: "7 Jan. 1645/6, old mother Roberts, a Welch woman, d. in
the 103d yr. of her age. She was above 90 yrs. old when she left her
native country." He was freem. 22 May 1639, d. 27 Nov. 1651. Of
not one of the seven ds. do I find the m. or d. JOHN, Marblehead 1668.
JOHN, Dover, s. of Thomas of the same, m. Abigail, d. of Hatevil Nutter,
had Joseph; prob. Hatevil; Thomas; and Abigail, wh. m. 8 Nov. 1671,