Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v2p101


Volume 2, Page 101

    EDGERLY, PHILIP, New Hampsh. 1654. THOMAS, Dover 1665, m. 28 Sept.
of that yr. Rebecca Holloway, or Hallowell[1], freem. 1672, was a magistr. Thomas jr.
m. 3 Dec. 1691, w. Jane Wheedon, a d. of John Ault, but whose wid. she was I
kn. not.

    EDLIN or EDLING, DAVID, LEUDICOES, or LUDECUS, Dover 1659, adm.
in spite of his outlandish name, 6 June, and had gr. of ld. in same yr; wh. was
in 1662 or 3, perhaps after his d. laid out to his w. Elizabeth I suppose he
was a German doctor, and that Ludecus, wh. remain. for fam. name, after
reject. of Edlin, was in reality abbrev. for Ludovicus, for the abominat.
of a double one could not be endur. even in the most skilful disciple of

    EDMASTER, JOHN, Charlestown 1678, by w. Hannah, had Hannah, b.
1 Feb. 1663; John, 12 Mar. 1665; d. Prudence, 15 Jan. 1668, bapt. at 18 yrs.
on 27 Feb. 1687, wh. m. 1 July 1689, Joseph Pike, and Mary, 23 Nov.
1670. His s. John was of Freetown, where he sold, 1719, the ho. of his f.

    EDMONSON, WILLIAM, R. I. 1672.

    EDMUNDS, EDMONDS or EDMANDS, ANDREW, Providence, m. 14 Oct.
1675, Mary, d. of Benjamin Herendean, had Mary, b. 26 Oct. 1676; Sarah, 17 Feb.
1678; William, 7 Mar. 1681; Andrew, 17 June 1683; and Joseph, 2 Feb. 1687;
and in 1696 his wid. Mary was allow. to keep the ferry over Seekonk riv.
DANIEL, Charlestown 1659, s. of Walter, b. in Eng. freem. 1670, by w. Mary
had Richard, b. 13 June 1664, bapt. 23 July 1665; Mary, 22, bapt. 24 Feb.
1667; both d. young; Jonathan, 24, bapt. 25 July 1669; Ralph, 15, bapt. 19
Nov. 1671; and Mary, again, 28 Oct. bapt. 2 Nov. 1673. He was a feltmaker,
d. 22 Aug. 1688, aged 59, and wid. Mary d. 26 Nov. 1717. She was, I
presume, d. of Ralph Sprague, and her br. Capt. Richard, left her good
portions of his est. JAMES, Boston 1675, merch. had perhaps been of
Salem 1668, but was, prob. not the man wh. desir. employ. from our gov. and
counc. 1629, as stat. in Young's Chron. 47, wh. came 1629, in fleet with
Higginson, a cooper. JAMES, Providence, perhaps s. of Andrew, d. 6 Sept.
1736, in his will nam. w. Alice, and ch. William, and James. JOHN,
Charlestown, freem. 18 May 1631, d. 21 Sept. 1677. JOHN, Hartford 1639.
JOHN, Charlestown, s. of Walter of the same, m. 4 Oct. 1667, Hannah, wid.
of Nathaniel Dady, d. of Richard Miller, had Dorothy, b. June foll. bapt. 18
June 1671; and John, 27 Aug. foll.; the mo. hav. unit. with the ch. 11 June
preced. JOHN, Lynn, s. of William, m. 16 Dec. 1662, Sarah Hudson, had
William, 16 June 1664; John, 1 Feb. 1666; Jonathan, 30 Sept. 1668; Mary, 14
Oct. 1671; Elizabeth 1 May 1677; Nathaniel, 2 Apr. 1680; Joseph; and Benjamin;
was freem. 1691. JOSEPH, Lynn, br. of the preced. by w. Susanna, wh. d. 16
Dec. 1670, had William, wh. d. 13 Dec. 1670; and by sec. w. had Joseph, b. 15
Aug. 1673; Sarah, 7 Nov. 1675; William, again, 13 Sept. 1677; Thomas; and
Robert. JOSHUA, Concord 1645, br. of Daniel, b. in Eng.