Person:David Linnell (3)

David Linnell
b.Bef 1627
m. 10 Aug 1610
  1. David LinnellBef 1627 - Bet 1688 & 1688/89
  2. Hannah LinnellEst 1629 - Aft 1701
  • HDavid LinnellBef 1627 - Bet 1688 & 1688/89
  • WHannah Shelley1637 -
m. 9 Mar 1652/53
  1. Experience LinnellEst 1666 - 1736
  2. Susannah LinnellAbt 1673 - 1752
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] David Linnell
Gender Male
Birth[1] Bef 1627 Rough estimate.
Marriage 9 Mar 1652/53 Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United Statesto Hannah Shelley
Alt Marriage 15 Mar 1652/53 Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United Statesto Hannah Shelley
Will[3] 17 Nov 1688 Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Death[3] Bet 17 Nov 1688 and 28 Feb 1688/89 Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States (probably)Between date of will and date of inventory.
Estate Inventory[3] 28 Feb 1688/89
Probate[3] 6 Mar 1688/89 Will proved.
  1. 1.0 1.1 David Linnell, in Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862)

    "Linnell or Lynell, oft. print. Linnett or Lynett, David, Barnstable, perhaps s. of Robert, b. in Eng. m. 9 Mar. 1653, Hannah Shelley or Shilley, had Samuel, b. 15 Dec. 1655; Elisha, 1 June 1658; and Hannah, 15 Dec. 1660, wh. m. 3 Aug. 1681, the sec. Dolor Davis; beside Jonathan."

  2. Linnell, Mary Belle. The Genealogy of Joseph Linnell, a Soldier of the American Revolution. (Sylvania, Ohio: M .B. Linnell (typescript), 1964)

    "David Linnell was not prominent in civic affairs, not well known. In fact, there are indications that he lacked the 'energy of character' of his father. David Linnell married Hannah Shelley March 9 or 15, 1652-3."

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 David Linnell's Estate, in Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Descendant: An Illustrated Quarterly Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy, History and Biography

    "The will of David Linnell of Barnstable was made 17 November, 1688, and proved 6 March, 1688. Legacies were given as follows: To sons Samuel Linnell, and Elisha Linnell, and daughters Hannah Davis, Experience Linnell, Susanna Linnell and Abigail Linnell, one shilling each. To 'Daughter mary one Shilling.' To 'Sons Jonathan Linnel and John Linnel my dwelling house out housing and all my Lands both upland and marsh the upland to be devided Length wayes and my son Jonathan to have my house and to pay to his Brother John Linnel half so much as sd house shall be Judged by Indifferant men to be worth and both upland and marsh to be Equally devided for quantity and quallity between them'

    To 'Hannah my Loving wife the thirds of all my Lands … during her natural Life and the Lower Roome of my now dwelling house during her widdohood and all the Rest of my Estate in what kind so ever it be to be at her owne dispose' she to be sole executrix.

    The witnesses were Edward Lewes and Shubael Dimock.

    The inventory was taken 28 February, 1688/9, by James Lewes, Sr., and Melatiah Lothrop. The will and inventory were recorded 9 March, 1688/9, by Joseph Lothrop, Deputy Register."