Person:Martha Hallor (2)

Martha Hallor
b.Est 1607
d.Bef 16 Nov 1668
m. 2 Aug 1627
  1. Edmund Bushnell1628 - 1628/29
  2. Edward Bushnell1629 - Aft 1668
  3. Elizabeth Bushnell1632 -
  4. Francis Bushnell1633/34 - 1635
  5. Mary BushnellBef 1636 -
m. Bef 1646
  1. Abigail Beamsley1645/46 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Martha Hallor
Gender Female
Birth[1] Est 1607 Estimate based on date of marriage.
Marriage 2 Aug 1627 Horsham, Sussex, Englandto Edmond Bushnell
Marriage Bef 1646 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States (probably)Estimate based on date of birth of only known child.
to Ensign William Beamsley
Death[2] Bef 16 Nov 1668 When the heirs of William Beamsley sold the homelot left her for life in his will.
  1. 1.0 1.1 Edmund Bushnell, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011)
  2. 2.0 2.1 William Beamsley, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995)

    "… Martha (Hallor) Bushnell, widow of Edward [error for Edmund] Bushnell [J. Gardner Bartlett, The Ancestry of Daniel Bushnell (Boston 1918), p. 3]; by her first husband she had five children, of whom three survived to adulthood and were named in the will of their stepfather; on 12 June 1663 in 'answer co the petition of Martha Beamesly, of Boston, widow, humbly desiring the favor of this Court to grant her license to distill & retail strong waters, &c., the Court judgeth it meet to grant her request, she giving security to the secretary for the keeping due order, without offence or prejudice to the law & order of the County Court" [MBCR 4:2:84]; she died before 16 November 1668 when the heirs of William Beamsley sold his houselot in Boston, land which had been given to her for life in her husband's will [SLR 5:519-22]."