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Northampton, s. of the preced. m. 1667, Mary, d. of Thomas Newell of
Farmington, had Thomas, b. 1668; John, 1672, wh. went to Lebanon;
and Mary, wh. d. young; and he d. 11 Sept. 1689. Of this f. and s. the
names are misprint. BOSTOUN, in Geneal. Reg. IX. 89, as are sev. others
in the same list various. distort. As the copy was procur. from the Mass.
archives for that publicat. by a careful hand, we can be sure, that
the orig. signatures were not very plain. Farmer, in 1836, count. gr.
of this name in the N. E. coll. ten, of wh. two ea. for Harv. Yale, and
Dart.

    BASS, JOHN, Braintree, s. of Samuel the first, m. 3 or 13 by rec. Feb.
1658, or (as differ. reading of the same numerals for mos. and day would
express), 12 May 1657, Ruth, third d. of John Alden, the Mayflower
passeng. had John, b. 26 Nov. 1658; Samuel, 25 Mar. 1660; Ruth, 28
Jan. 1662; Joseph, 5 Dec. 1665; Hannah, 22 June 1667; Mary, 11
Feb. 1669, or 70; and Sarah, 29 May 1672. His w. d. 12 Oct. 1674;
and he d. 12 Sept. 1716, aged 83. JOSEPH, Braintree, younger br. of
the preced. had Mary, wh. d. without ch. 15 Mar. 1678; and he, by
w. Deborah, had Deborah, bapt. 23 Dec. 1700; and d. a. 16 Jan. 1711.
PETER, York 1680. SAMUEL, Roxbury 1632, freem. 14 May 1634;
rem. in 1640 to Braintree, was the first deac. there 50 yrs. rep. 1641, and
oft. later; by w. Ann had Samuel, Mary, and Hannah, b. prob. in Eng.
and John, Thomas, Joseph, and Sarah, b. here. His w. d. 5 Sept. 1663,
and he d. 30 Dec. 1694, aged 93, hav. seen 162 descend. His d. Mary
m. 20 Sept. 1647, Elder John Capen of Dorchester, as his sec. w.; Hannah
m. 15 Nov. 1651, Stephen Paine; and Sarah m. deac. John Stone
of Watertown, a. 1662, bore him ten ch. next m. 10 May 1693, Joseph
Penniman, and was liv. Sept. 1739. SAMUEL, Braintree, s. of the preced.
b. in Eng. freem. 1648, m. Mary, d. of Robert Howard, had Mary, b. 26
Apr. 1643; and he d. early in 1653. His wid. m. 7 Apr. 1659, Isaac
Jones. Samuel, the soldier in Dec. 1675 of the brave Capt. Johnson's
comp. must have been that s. of John, wh. was less than sixteen yrs. old
in that terrible campaign. THOMAS, Braintree, s. of Samuel the first, m.
at Medfield where he liv. sev. yrs., 4 Oct. 1660, Sarah, d. of Nicholas
Wood of M. had Abigail, b. 2 Jan. 1668; Samuel, 20 Dec. 1669, Mary, 20
Apr. 1672; John, 26 Mar. 1675; and Mehitable, 18 Sept. 1678, wh. d. in Jan.
foll. as had the mo. in Dec. He m. 1680, Susanna, prob. the wid. of Nathaniel
Blanchard of Weymouth. He was deac. at B. Very large acco. of this fam. in
later times may have seen in Thayer's Geneal. but of gr. at N. E. coll. in
1834 Farmer could have been few, if any, exc. seven at Harv. three first
of wh. were min.

    BASSAKER, BUSSAKER or BUSICOT, PETER, Boston, whipt for drunken.
Sept. 1636, rem. bef. 1643, to Hartford, was after at Warwick most