Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v1p241


Volume 1, Page 241

oft. a selectman, freem. 1690, d. 17 Feb. 1691, aged 40 yrs. says his
gr.stone. ROBERT, Dorchester, elder br. of the preced. b. in Eng. freem.
1649, m. 4 Jan. 1654, Sarah, d. of capt. Thomas Hawkins, rem. to Boston,
was a merch. adm. inhab. of the town 28 Nov. foll. had Mary, b. 19
Apr. 1655; and Robert, 24 June 1658. I think he had former w.
Margery, and by her had Robert, wh. d. 11 July 1655. His wid. bec.
11 Sept. 1673, third w. of Rev. James Allen of Boston. THOMAS,
Dorchester, m. 12 Feb. 1657, Mary, d. of John Hill, had Mary, b. 17
Dec. 1657; rem. to Medfield, had there Susanna, 10 Sept. 1663, but d.
Aug. foll.; Susanna, again, 10 May 1667; John, 4 Mar. 1671; Bethia,
20 Dec. 1673; Nathaniel, and Samuel, tw. 1 Mar. 1682; if Morse's
Geneal. Reg. be correct. For of this name had been gr. at Harv. and
six at other N. E. coll. in 1834.

    BREDANE, BRYAN, Malden 1671, had Samuel, b. June of that yr.

    BREDCAKE, meaning Cakebread, THOMAS, a capt. prob. of Salem,
had leave, 12 Nov. 1644, to take two guns from the fort there, and the
next day a commission from our Gen. Ct. for a yr. to take any Turk.
pirate. Col. Rec. I.79 and 83.

    BREED, ALLEN, Lynn 1630, as Lewis says, m. 28 Mar. 1656, Elizabeth
Knight, prob. sec. w. had ch. perhaps all by first w. Allen, Timothy,
Joseph, and John; freem. 1681, yet b. 1601, d. 17 Mar. 1692. He is
one of the grantees in the deed from the Ind. of South Hampton, L. I.
1640, but either did not rem. or soon came back. ALLEN, Lynn, s. of the
preced. prob. b. in Eng. had Joseph, b. 12 Feb. 1658; Allen, 30 Aug. 1660;
John, 18 Jan. 1663; Mar. 24 Aug. 1665; Elizabeth 1 Nov. 1667; Samuel,
25 Sept. 1669; and his w. Mary d. 30 Nov. 1671. He was freem. 1684.
JOHH, Lynn, br. of the preced. m. 28 Dec. 1663, Sarah Hathorne, had
Sarah, b. 28 Dec. 1667; William, 18 May 1671; Ephraim, 16 Dec.
1672; Ebenezer; 15 Apr. 1676; and his w. Sarah d. 22 Nov. foll. He
m. 4 Mar. 1678, Sarah Hart, but, prob. had no more ch. and d. 28 June
of the same yr. Descend. are very num. JOHN, Stonington, s. of
Allen the sec. m. 8 June 1690, Mercy, d. of Gershom Palmer, had num.
offspr. and d. 1751, if we believe the gr.stone, a. 90 yrs. old, wh. seems
very prob. but the same witness testif. to the m. state in a most religious
manner a. 64 yrs. wh. is vulgar exagger. of 3 yrs. His wid. d. the yr.
foll. JOSEPH, Lynn, prob. s. of first Allen, had Mary, b. 4 July 1684;
was freem. 1691. TIMOTHY, s. of first Allen, I suppose, m. 3 Mar.
1680, Sarah Newhall, d. prob. of John the first, had Joseph, b. 18 Apr.
1681; was freem. 1681. Sometimes the rec. has Bread, even Broad, or
Braid. Four of the name had been, in 1834, gr. at Yale.

m. 9 Oct. 1657, Hannah, d. of Joseph Ruck or Rock. THOMAS, Boston