Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v3p133


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barber surg. of some importance, adm. of the ch. 29 Sept. 1639, and, in
my judgment, may be that freem. of 13 May 1640, whose name is print.
Seyle by Paige, in Geneal. Reg. III. and Shurtleff, in Col. Rec. as it
had been in Winthrop Hist. Vol. II. Appx. of Ed. 1826; by w. Alice had
Joseph, b. 10 Oct. 1638, bapt. 6 Oct. 1639, d. 10 Feb. 1640; Benjamin,
1, bapt. 5 Jan. 1640, bur. Mar. 1 foll.; Mary, bapt. 14 Feb. 1641, four
days old, when the rec. of the town perverse. says she was b. that day;
and Joseph, again, 14, bapt. 26 Mar. 1642. He went to Eng. with
Leverett, Bourne, Stoughton, and others,.to serve in the cause of
Parliam. and bec. surg. in the life guard of the Earl of Manchester,
whence he had the wisdom, like most of his townsmen, to come back
in 1645. See Winthrop II. 245. Snow's Hist. 118. Farmer said, that
his s. Joseph was a lawyer, wh. may be less prob. than that he was
of ar. co. 1668, wh. also, I doubt. His d. Mary m. Freegrace Bendall,
and to him was giv. in conjunct. with Joseph, admin. 1 Nov. 1666,
on est. of Alice, wh. prob. outliv. her h.

    LYDE, ALLEN, Portsmouth, m. 3 Dec. 1661, Sarah Fernald, had
Allen, b. 29 July 1666, perhaps other ch. and d. a. 1671. ALLEN,
Portsmouth, s. of the preced. had Allen, b. 15 Nov. 1691; and Francis,
28 Sept. 1695. EDWARD, Boston, m. 4 Dec. 1660, Mary, d. of Rev.
John Wheelwright, had Edward, and d. bef. June 1663. The name in
the rec. of the m. is Loyd. The wid. m. Oct. 1667, Theodore Atkinson.
Wheelwright, in his will, provides for the gr.s. EDWARD, Boston, s. of
the preced. m. 29 Nov. 1694, Susanna, d. of capt. George Curwen, and
for sec. w. m. 22 Oct. 1696, Deborah, d. of Hon. Nathaniel Byfield, had
Byfield, H. C. 1722; but strange. is the name giv. James in Judge
Sewall's Diary, print. in Geneal. Reg. VI. 76.

    LYE, ROBERT, Lynn 1638. Lewis says descend. remain.

    LYFORD, FRANCIS, Boston, a mariner, m. a. 1670, a d. of Thomas
Smith, and rem. to New Hampsh. and there m. 21 Nov. 1681, Rebecca,
d. of Rev. Samuel Dudley. The name is perpet. JOHN, Plymouth
1624, came that yr. prob. in the Charity with Edward Winslow, bring.
w. and ch. prob. four, soon bred disturbance, and was forced to leave;
went to preach to the fishermen at Nantasket, and next at Cape Ann,
and thence, Felt thinks, he accomp. Conant, 1626, to Naumkeag; but a.
1627 rem. with some adherents to Virg. and there d. soon, it is thot. A
reasona. conject. is, that be l ad w. Ann and ch. Ruth and Mordecai left
at Nantasket, and that his wid. Ann, wh. d. July 1639; had m. Edmund
Hobart of Hingham. Ruth, in 1641, and Mordecai, next, yr. give to
him discharge, as their stepfather, of certain tobacco and other chatters,
in the will of their f. John, giv. to them. Ruth m. 19 Apr. 1643,