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wh. the contribut. of that valua. rec. in Geneal. Reg. III. 67, wrote to
me, shortly aft. its publicat. in 1849; "Is not his name, Sadir, a strange
one? I could, however, made nothing else out of it, unless I call it
Sadie." Resort to conject. would be unjustifiab. as the orig. may be
turn. to, but I doubt the first letter more than the last. If some undiscip.
eye assail the MS. he may scrutinize each letter, and if the initial seem
an S, other letters may turn out adler, or any thing exc. Sadir. WILLIAM,
Plymouth, came in the Fortune, 1621, had w. Priscilla, but by his
will of 16 Sept. 1633, might seem to have no ch. at least to her he gives
all. WILLIAM, Sandwich, whose rec. of bur. 2 May 1648 is all that is
told of him. WILLIAM, Boston 1670. In 1834 Farmer count. ten gr.
of this name at Yale, eight at Harv. four at Dartm. and thirteen at other
N. E. coll.

    WROTHAM or WROTHOM, SIMON, Farmington 1653, freem. 1654, by
w. Sarah had three ch. Elizabeth wh. m. 5 Nov. 1679, Thomas Newell;
Susanna, wh. m. 25 Nov. 1679, Samuel Hough; and Simon. His w. d.
16 Nov. 1684, and he made his will 1686, but liv. to Nov. 1689. The
s. Simon d. unm. Jan. 1695, and the name is extinct.

    WYARD, JOHN, Wethersfield, m. 1681, Sarah Standish, perhaps d. of
Thomas, had Lois, b. 1682; John, 1684; Thomas, 1686; Eunice, 1688;
Jonathan, 1690; and Sarah; was selectman, 1692. ROBERT, Boston
1662, Hartford 1666, may have been f. of the preced. d. 11 Sept. 1682,
leav. wid. and prob. childr. Sometimes this name is Wiard, Wyer, or
Wier.

    WYATT, WIAT or WYAT, EDWARD, Dorchester, freem. 1645, liv. in
1667, had w. Mary, wh. d. 6 Feb. 1706, aged 92, a wid. wh. had been
instrumental for bring. into the world more than 1,100 ch. as told in
Blake's Ann. 37. He was f. of Nathaniel, and of Waitstill, wh. m.
Capt. Thomas Vose, and almost equal. her mo. in age. See Geneal.
Reg. X. 294. ISRAEL, Hatfield, youngest s. of John of Haddam, m.
1690, Sarah Pratt, perhaps d. of the third John of Hartford, had Sarah,
b. 1693; Israel, and Susanna, tw. 1696, of wh. Israel d. soon; Israel,
again, 1700; and Hannah, 1703; rem. to Colchester, and prob. had
other ch. bef. or aft. * JAMES, Taunton 1643, was a lieut. rep. 1652-60,
and d. July 1664. JOHN, Ipswich 1638, d. 1665, as Coffin inform.
Farmer. JOHN, Windsor, sold his rights there 1649, and rem. to Farmington,
where he had m. Mary, d. of John Bronson, had Mary, b. 1648;
John, 1650; Hepzibah, 1652; all bapt. 23 Oct. 1653; Dorcas, bapt. 4
Feb. 1655; Sarah, 20 Mar. 1659; Joanna, or Hannah, 1663; Elizabeth
1665; and Israel, Mar. 1668; and d. in Sept. of that yr. prob. as his
inv. of 7 of that mo. is of rec. with ages of the ch. His wid. m. 1669,