Person:William Story (3)

  • HWilliam StoryAbt 1614 - 1702/03
  • WSarah Foster1620 - Aft 1681
m. Abt 1640
  1. Sarah Story1641 - 1721
  2. Seth StoryAbt 1647 - 1732
  3. William StoryEst 1650 - 1721
  4. Samuel StoryEst 1650 - Bef 1726
  5. Mary StoryAbt 1652 -
  6. Abigail Story1654 - Aft 1668
  7. Hannah Story1662 - Aft 1707
  8. Susannah Story1663/64 - 1734
Facts and Events
Name[1] William Story
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 1614 Norwich, Norfolk, England
Emigration[1] 1637
Residence[2] 1637 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage Abt 1640 Estimate based on birth of first child.
to Sarah Foster
Occupation[1] Carpenter
Death[1] Jan 1702/03 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Probate[3] Jan 1702/03
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Pratt, Robert L. The Descendants of William Story who Came to Ipswich, Massachusetts in 1637: the First Eight Generations. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 2000)
  2. William Story, 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)

    STORY, WILLIAM, Ipswich, came 1637, from Norwich, Co. Norf'k. as serv. of Samuel Dix, emb. 8 Apr. and call. then 23 yrs. old, as seen in 4 Mass. Hist. Coll. I. 97. He was a carpenter of I. 1648, and beside d. Hannah, b. 19 Aug. 1662, and others perhaps, had Seth and William, to wh. in 1693 he gave his prop.

  3. Foster, of Ipswich, in Davis, Walter Goodwin, Compiler, and Introduction by Gary Boyd Roberts. Massachusetts and Maine Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): A Reprinting, in Alphabetical Order by Surname, of the Sixteen Multi-Ancestor Compendia (plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and His Descendants). (Baltimore, Maryland, United States: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996)
  4.   A Story-Fuller-Clark-Question, in The American Genealogist (TAG). (Donald Lines Jacobus,
    41:99 & 43:238.

    link citing TAG Supra 39:102 the author claimed John Clark of Lynn m 13 Jul 1681 Susann (Fuller) Story widows of William2 Story. Annie Belle Story Breckenridge stated John Clark married Susanna Story dau of William1 Story. The authors can not refute either case. But see TAG 43:238-39 where were find it was the dau of William1 Story who m/1 John Clark m/2 Cornelius Brown d 9 Jan 1734 aged 74 making her 21 at the date of marriage to John Clark. Susanna (Fuller) Clark would have only been 11. link

  5.   Elderkin, Dyer White. Genealogy of the Elderkin family, with intermarriages: containing family records from John 1st, who came from England in A.D. 1637 and located in Massachusetts, through ten generations to 1886; with biographical sketches of nearly all, and present address of the living adult members of the family : also an appendix, containing a few of the author's original articles on theories of science, pathology and theology. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, l971).
  6.   Boston Evening Transcript genealogical columns, 1895, May1900-April 1941. ([S.l.]: [s.n.], 1941)
    12 Dec 1927 (#6418).
  7.   Storey, Betty Andrews. Descendants of William Story and Sarah Foster of Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts. (Hales Corners, Wisconsin: B.A. Storey, 2004).