Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v1p237


Volume 1, Page 237

    BRAINARD or BRAINERD, DANIEL, Hartford, rem. to Haddam, as
early sett. there m. a. 1665, Hannah, d. of Jared Spencer, had Daniel,
b. 1665 or 6; Hannah, 20 Nov. 1667; James, 1669; Joshua, 1671;
William, 1673; Caleb, 1675; Hezekiah, 1682; and Elijah, 1686; was
a deac. and d. 1 Apr. 1715 aged 74. Who was his f. or where he was
b. is uncert. Hannah m. a. 1692, Thomas Gates. DANIEL, East Haddam,
s. of the preced. by w. Susanna d. perhaps of William Ventris,
had Susanna, b. 9 AUG. 1689; Daniel, 28 Sept. 1690; Hannah, 12
June 1694; Noadiah, 4 Apr. 1697; Stephen, 27 Feb. 1699; Bezaleel,
17 Apr. 1701; Mary, 10 Sept. 1703 ; was deac. and d. 28 Jan. 1743.
HEZEKIAH, Haddam, br. of the preced. m. 1 Oct. 1707, Dorothy,
wid. of Daniel Mason of Lebanon, d. of Rev. Jeremiah Hobart had
nine ch. of wh. David, b. 20 Apr. 1718, the disting. missionary to
the Ind. was one; an Assist. of the Col. d. at Hartford, 24 May 1727,
aged, by his gr.stone, 45. JOSHUA, Haddam, br. of the preced. m.
Mehitable, d. perhaps of William Dudley. The name appears Brainwood

    BRAITON. See Brayton.

    BRAMAN or BRAYMAN, JOSEPH, Rehoboth, had Experience, b. 10
Nov. 1682. THOMAS, Marlborough, freem. 1682.

    BRAME, BRAM or BREAM, BENJAMIN, Boston 1668, a cooper, had w.
Ann, and s. Benjamin, wh. were jointly made Admors. 6 Oct. 1693, of
his est. BENJAMIN, Boston, s. of the preced. by Elizabeth had Ann, b.
23 July 1694, bapt. 28 July 1695; Elizabeth 11 Apr. 1697; Sarah, 27 Aug.
1699; and Benjamin, 26 Jan. 1701.

    BRAMHALL. GEORGE, Dover 1670, Casco 1678, k. by the Ind. 1689,
left wid. Martha, ch. Joseph, George, Hannah, and Joshua, wh. all rem.
to Plymouth. George was at Hingham 1733; Hannah m. Jonathan
Hall of Harwich; and Joshua ret. to Falmouth 1729, there liv. some
yrs. but went again to Plymouth. Willis. JOSEPH, wine-cooper,
long resid. at Falmouth, d. 1716, at Boston, leav. wid. Grace without
ch. He was s. of George the first; and his will is of 22 Dec. 1715.

    BRANCH, ARTHUR, Saybrook; 1636, rem. soon after 1649. 3 Mass.
Hist. Coll. III. 143. EXPERIENCE, Marshfield, perhaps s. of John of
the same, had w. Lydia wh. d. 5 Nov. 1697, and he d. nine days after.
JOHN, Scituate s. of Peter b. in Eng. m. at Marshfield, 6 Dec. 1652,
Mary Speed, had John. wh. was k. at Rehoboth fight, under capt.
Michael Pierce, 26 Mar. 1676; Elizabeth b. 1656; Peter, 1659; Thomas,
wh. d. at Boston 1683; and Mercy, 1664; and d. 17 1711. Mercy m.
Ebenezer Spooner. PETER, wh. would have been of Concord or Scituate,
a carpenter, from Holden, near Tenterden in Kent, d. on board the sh. Castle,
very soon after arr. as by his will, abstr. in Geneal. Reg. II. 183, is prov. It
has no date of time or place, names s. John wh. he binds to Thomas Wyborne
for eleven yrs. from 16 June 1638, perhaps the day of mak. the will.