Person:Humphrey Wythe (1)

Humphrey Wythe
b.Bef 1591
m. 9 May 1586
  1. Humphrey WytheBef 1591 - Bef 1638/39
  • HHumphrey WytheBef 1591 - Bef 1638/39
  • WSusan Pakeman1592 - Abt 1678
m. 8 Apr 1616
  1. Margaret Wythe1616/17 - 1626
  2. Mary WytheCal 1618 - 1706
  3. Susanna WytheEst 1620 -
  4. Abigail Wythe1622 - 1683
  5. Emme Wythe1624 - 1625
  6. Benjamin Wythe1626 -
  7. Emme WytheEst 1628 -
  8. Sarah WytheEst 1630 -
  9. Ann Wythe1632 - Aft 1714
  10. Joseph Wyeth1634 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Humphrey Wythe
Alt Name[2] Humphrey Wyeth
Alt Name[2] Humphrey Wise
Gender Male
Birth[1] Bef 1591 Based on estimated date of marriage.
Marriage 8 Apr 1616 Nacton, Suffolk, Englandto Susan Pakeman
Emigration[1] 1635
Residence[1] 1635 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death[1] Bef 4 Mar 1638/39 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States (probably)
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Humphrey Wythe, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGS, 1999-2011)

    ORIGIN: Woolverstone, Suffolk.
    MIGRATION: 1635 (based on landholding at Ipswich in 1635 [ITR]).
    DEATH: By 4 March 1638/9 [ITR].

  2. 2.0 2.1 Mr. Humphrey Wythe, in Noyes, Sybil; Charles Thornton Libby; and Walter Goodwin Davis. Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. (Portland, Maine: Southworth Press, 1928-1939)

    Wyeth, Mr. Humphrey (Withe, Wise), Ipswich 1635, d. soon leaving a wid. Susanna whose 2d husb. Samuel Greenfield took over the prop. without authority bef. Mar. 1638-9; Essex Prob. i: 11. George Gidding and Richard Lumpkyn were named overseers for the ch. Married ch. who had their portions incl: Abigail, m. 1st Thomas Jones(42), m. 2d Thomas Chadwell(3 jr.), and appar. Mary, w. of Abraham Perkins(1). Susanna, not named with minor ch., m. John Bursley(4), but poss. had an earlier husb. as unlikely she m. B. by 1639. Minor ch: Benjamin, apprent. to Abraham Perkins for 7 yrs. from 29 Sept. 1638; Hampt. gr. 1644. … In May 1649 his step-fa. deeded Hampt. land except what already sold to Thomas Jones and B. W. Joseph, poss. the wit. paid fees in Apr. 1649 (Essex Q. Ct. Rec. i: 167), was claimed by Edw. Gilman in Mar. 1650, but turned over to G. Gidding who was to bind him out in Ipsw. Em, unmarried in Dec. 1649 (Essex Q. Ct. Rec. i: 182), poss. m. Richard Carle(1). Sarah, m. David Wheeler. Ann, wit. a Bursley deed as A. W. 25 Mar. 1648, m. 1st William Taylor, m. 2d George Pearson.

  3.   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).

    4:539: WIFFE or WIFE, Humphrey, is by Farmer, ins. in MS. on authty. of Mr. Felt, as one of Essex Co. d. bef. 1640. [Following this is a discussion whether Wife, against which "our ears instinctiv. protest", is the same name as Wise.]
    4:614: WISE, Humphrey, Ipswich 1639, had w. Susanna, and ch. Benjamin, Joseph, Emma, Sarah, and Ann, and when he d. His wid. m. Samuel Greenfield.
    4:663: WYETH, Humphrey, Ipswich, 1638.

  4.   Sanborn, V.C. "The Grantees and Settlement of Hampton, NH", in Essex Institute Historical Collections. (Salem, Massachusetts: Essex Institute Press)

    Samuel Greenfield m. Susan widow of Humphrey Wyth or Wise and they sold 4 Mar 1638-9 100 acre farm granted to Wyth. [Approved by court 26 Mar 1639.]

  5.   "Estate of Humphrey Wise of Ipwich", in Massachusetts, Probate Court (Essex County). The Probate Records of Essex County, Massachusetts. (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1916, 1917, 1920)

    General Court at Boston 13 Mar 1638-9, ordered court at Ipswich to examine and settle estate of Humphrey Wise.
    "Humfry Wise of Ipswich, died intestate, and Samuel Greenfeild late of Salem married his widow and took into his possession the lands and goods of the said Humfry, without legal order. The Court held at Ipswich 26: 1 : 1639, caused them to deliver an inventory of the estate which amounted to about 140li. Wise left a wife and five children, Beniamyn, Joseph, Em. [Emma], Sarah and Ann, besides some that were married and had received their portions. Samuel Greenfeild was appointed administrator..."