Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v2p232


Volume 2, Page 232

of 10 Dec. 1668, pro. 11 July 1672, four weeks after his d. makes Benjamin,
bef. ment. his excor. names, also, Samuel, "m. many yrs. ago,"
and two other s. two ds. Mixer and Garfield, beside gr. childr. Sarah
Parkhurst, and Sarah and Ephraim G. Rebecca bec. 10 Jan. 1661, 2d
w. of lsaac Mixer. It seems to me, that Dr. Bond has confused the f.
and s. making ea. d. on the same day, and the age of the elder forbidding
the likelihood of his being f. of the ch. JOSEPH, Watertown, s. of the
preced. m. 3 Apr. 1663, Sarah, d. of Richard Gale, had Edward, b. 22
June 1664; Abigail; Benjamin, 18 Nov. 1669; Jonathan, 17 Feb.
1672; Sarah, 18 Feb. 1674; Jerusha, 6 June 1677; John, 8 June 1680;
Rebecca, 1683; and Grace, 1688; was freem. 1690. SAMUEL, Watertown,
eldest br. of the preced. b. I presume, in Eng. by w. Susanna,
wh. d. 2 May 1652, had John, b. 8 Feb. 1646, d. in 3 yrs.; Ephraim, 20
Nov. 1649; and he m. 28 Sept. 1652, Mary Benfield, had Mary, 30
June 1653; Sarah, 17 Jan. 1655; Rachel, 23 Nov. 1666; Elizabeth 8 Dec.
1658; Deborah; John, 7 July 1664; Ruth, 25 Apr. 1666; Lydia, 31
Aug. 1668; Daniel, 5 Nov. 1670, d. at 13 yrs.; perhaps Ann; Mercy,
18 Feb. 1674; Elizabeth 16 Sept. 1676; and he d. 20 Nov. 1684. He had
liv. many yrs. in Salem. Perhaps in Eng. this name bec. Gaffleld.

    GARFORD, JARVIS, Salem, bef. 1635, says Felt, had w. Ann, was
freem. 22 May 1639. He sold est. at Beverly in Oct. 1653. Perhaps it was
sometimes call. Graffort.

    GARLAND, GEORGE, Maine 1659. JABEZ, Dover, by w. Dorcas had
Jabez, b. 10 Feb. 1693; Dorcas, 3 Apr. 1698; Rebecca, 25 Jan. 1700;
Ebenezer, 14 Mar. 1704; Nathaniel, 12 Apr. 1706; and Lydia, 17 Feb.
1708. JACOB, Newbury, s. of John, m. 17 Jan. 1682, Rebecca, d. of
Thomas Sears, had Jacob, b. 26 Oct. 1682; and Rebecca, 3 Dec. 1683;
rem. to Hampton, and there had eleven more. JOHN, Hampton, m. 26
Oct. 1664, Elizabeth wid. of Thomas Chase, d. of Thomas Philbrick, had
Jacob, and perhaps other ch. and d. 4 Jan. 1672; and his wid. m. 19
Feb. 1674, Henry Roby. JOHN, Hampton, took o. of alleg. Dec 1678.
He may have been s. of the preced. PETER, Charlestown 1637, Boston
1664, by w. Joan had Mary, rem. perhaps to New Hampsh. bef. 1686.

    GARLICK, JOSEPH, New London 1661, but in few yrs. went to
Brookhaven, or Easthampton, where his w. was charged with witchcraft in
1657, and, luckily for her, the case was referred, and she sent to
Hartford; and her life was saved. See Trumbull, Col. Rec. of Conn. I. 573;
Wood's and Thompson's Hist. of L. I. and the Mem. in 3 Mass. Hist.
Coll. X. 183, of Lyon Gardiner, wh. seems to have been wise enough to
assert her innoc. tho. her name was eno.

    GAR, GEORGE, New London 1666, stands in tax list next yr.

    GARNER, EDMUND, Cambridge 1635, rem. bef. 1638. THOMAS,
Boston 1648, merch. A capt. G. is nam. by Belkn. serv. with his comp.