Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v2p38


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of the sec. Thomas Prentice of Newton, d. of Thomas Stanton the first,
had William, bapt. 1686; Sarah, b. 1689; and George, 1692; d. 26 Mar. 1715,
aged 59. * WILLIAM, Roxbury, s. of Edward, freem. 1690, was rep. 1692. He m.
12 May 1686, Dorothy, d. of Thomas Weld; but the town rec. has no ch. He d.
22 Mar. 1718, and his wid. m. 28 Apr. 1720, Samuel Williams the sec. Of this
name six had been gr. in 1834 at Harv. but not one within 90 yrs. and of
them I am uncert. about the parentage of Daniel, in 1690, and George, in
1693, but the earlier has the star mark in the catal. of 1698; at other N.
E. coll. seven had been gr. beside two with double n.

    DENLO, WILLIAM, Pemaquid, took o. of fidel. to Mass. 1674.

    DENMAN, ALEXANDER, perhaps of Hampton, m. a. 1678, the wid. of
Abraham Perkins, jr. prob. d. of Thomas Sleeper. JOHN, Dorchester, had
Mary, wh. m. Clement Maxfield. But gr. uncert. prevails with refer. to his
resid. as no success foll. the search for line in D. In the admin. on est.
of wid. Smead by her br. Israel Stoughton, 1639, of D. this man is entitl.
to a share of her prop. as well as his d. Maxfield. PHILIP, Derby, had b.
there, Mary, in 1678; Elizabeth 1680; Sarah, 1682; Micah, 1684; and Hannah; and
d. 1698; in his will ment. w. and the five ch.

    DENMARK, PATRICK, Dover 1663, was after at Saco, had Patrick, b. 8
Apr. 1664; and James, 13 Mar. 1666.

    DENNETT, JOHN, Portsmouth, freem. 1672, had Ephraim, b. 2 Aug. 1683,
wh. was a counsel. app. by mandamus, 1732, for New Hampsh. where the name

    DENNING, FRANCIS, and JOHN, Mass. 1664. Felt. WILLIAM, Boston
1634, was in the employm. of William Brenton, and perhaps came with him
the yr. preced. d. 20 Jan. 1654. By his will made two days bef. pro. 31 of
same mo. his w. Ann and s. Obadiah are nam. but the latter absent, and the
f. gives him, "in case he doth not come personally into the country," for
half the testat.'s est. "twenty shillings and no more."

    DENNIS, EDWARD, Boston 1636, by w. Sarah, had Sarah, bapt. 9 Aug.
1640, and Mary, at 6 days old, 3 July 1642; Martha, b. 1, bapt. 5 May 1644;
John, 18, bapt. 22 Feb. 1646; and Joseph, 13 June 1648. He came in the
employm. of William Hutchinson. His wid. Sarah m. 15 Aug 1656, Abner Ordway
of Watertown
. GEORGE, New London 1680, came thither from L. I. m. 26 Jan.
1681, Elizabeth wid. of Joshua Raymond, had Ebenezer, b. 23 Oct. 1682. JAMES,
Boston, by w. Mary had John, b. 6 Dec. 1653; and John, again, 4 Aug. 1655,
both d. soon; Mary, 4 Aug. 1660; James; Amos; and Agnes; may have liv.
at Marblehead 1674, and later. LAWRENCE, Maine 1665. ROBERT, Yarmouth
1643-69; had there Mary, b. 19 Sept. 1649. ROBERT, Newport, perhaps