||Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England
||Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
||1641 - 1834
||WELLES or WELLS - WELLINGTON or WILLINGTON
|Volume 4, Page 480
by the Ind.; Daniel; David; and Hepzibah; and rem. to Deerfield, a.
1684, where one or two prob. were b. was a lieut. and d. 1691. His
wid. and three ds. on 6 June 1693, were knock. on the head and escaped,
but only two of the ds. were k. at that time. THOMAS, Hartford, s. of
Thomas sec. of the same, m. 1689, Mary, d. of the sec. John Blackleach,
had Thomas, b. 16 Oct. 1690; and John, 16 Dec. 1693; and d. 16 Mar.
1695. His wid. m. 1695, John Olcott, and next, capt. Joseph Wadsworth.
THOMAS, Wethersfield, s. of the first Samuel of the same, m. 7
Jan. 1697, Thankful, d. of John Root of Deerfield, had Thomas, b. 10
Jan. 1698; and Hezekiah, 12 Aug. 1701, wh. d. at 10 yrs. His w. d.
1704, and he m. 17 May 1705, Jerusha, d. of Lieut. James Treat of
Wethersfield, had William, 12 Jan. 1706; Wait, 4 Jan. 1708; John, 10
Feb. 1710; and Ichabod, posthum. 26 Apr. 1712. He was a capt. d. 7
Dec. 1711, and his wid. m. 25 Dec. 1712, Ephraim, Goodrich, and d. 15
Jan. 1754. THOMAS, Westerly, s. of Thomas of the same, had w.
Sarah, ch. Edward, Thomas, and Sarah, all nam. in his will of 11 Apr.
1716. WILLIAM, Lynn, may have been bound over in L10. by our Ct.
to answ. for oppress. 1641, as in Col. Rec. I. 335, appears; prob. went
to Southold, L. I. Of this name under its two forms of spell. the same
sound, wh. are oft. for the same man, interchang. especial. in rec. of
Conn. Farmer notes, in 1834, there had been gr. twenty-two at Yale,
fourteen at Harv. and four at other N. E. coll.
WELLINGTON or WILLINGTON, BENJAMIN, Watertown, s. of Roger
of the same, m. 7 Dec. 1671, Elizabeth eldest d. of Thomas Sweetman of
Cambridge, had Elizabeth b. 29 Dec. 1673; Benjamin, 21 June 1676; John,
26 July 1678; Ebenezer; Ruhamah; Mehitable, bapt. 4 Mar. 1688,
wh. was mo. of famous Roger Sherman; Joseph, 4 Jan. 1691; and
Roger, the youngest, rememb. in the will of his gr.f. He was made
freem. the same day with his f. 1690, made his will 13 July 1709, and
d. 8 Jan. foll. JOHN, Cambridge, eldest br. of the preced. m. Susanna,
d. of capt. Thomas Straight, but prob. had no ch. was, Bond says, freem.
1677; but this means no more than that he took o. of alleg. for he was
not adm. freem. made his will 4 Jan. 1715, and d. 23 Aug. 1726. His
wid. d. 27 Jan. 1729. JOSEPH, Watertown, br. of the preced. by first
w. Sarah, wh. d. 5 Feb. 1684, had prob. no ch. and he m. 6 June foll.
Elizabeth youngest d. of Thomas straight, had Elizabeth b. 27 Apr. 1685;
Thomas, 10 Nov. 1686; Mary, 7 Oct. 1689; Susanna, 5 Feb. 1691, d.
young. He sw. alleg. 1677, and d. 30 Oct. 1714. OLIVER, Watertown,
br. of the preced. sw. alleg. 1677, m. late in life, Ann, wid. of Samuel
Livermore, d. of Matthew Bridge, had no ch. but d. 30 Aug. 1727, his w.
hav. d. tw ds. bef. His will of 5 Nov. 1715, provides for childr. of his
w. by her former h. and for Oliver Livermore, oldest gr.ch. of his w.
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