Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v3p258


Volume 3, Page 258

    MUSGROVE, JABEZ, a soldier under capt. Turner 1676, at Hatfield,
shot by an Ind. with a ball "in at his ear, and out at his eye,~ as told in
Remark. Providences of Increase Mather; may have come from Concord,
for one Mary M. d. there, 25 Dec. 1649, but in 1680 he was of

    MUSHAMORE, . . . . . ., Portsmouth 1677. Mary, perhaps his d.
m. 4 Dec. of that yr. Christopher Kenniston.

    MUSSELWHITE, JOHN, Newbury, came in the James, 1635, from
Southampton, call in the custom-ho. rec. of Longford, wh. is near Salisbury,
Wilts, laborer, was first of Ipswich, freem. 22 May 1639, d. 30 Jan.
1671, leav. est. in Laverstock, close to Salisbury, to brs. Thomas, John,
and sis. Eda.

    MUSSEEY or MUZZEY, ABRAHAM, a passeng. who took the o. of
supremacy and alleg. to pass for N. E. 26 Mar. 1634, in the John and
Mary that yr. with John, perhaps his br. but no acco. is obtain. of him.
BENJAMIN, Malden, perhaps liv. some time in that part of Boston call.
Rumney Marsh, m. Alice, d. of Richard Dexter, had Benjamin, b. 16
Apr. 1657; Joseph 1 Mar. 1659; perhaps others; was prob. s. of Robert,
b. a. 1635, freem. 1665. Perhaps Sarah, wh. m. 12 June 1674,
John Waite of M. was his d. BENJAMIN, Cambridge Farms, Lexington,
s. of the preced. by w. Sarah had Mary, b. 1683; Benjamin, 20
Feb. 1689; Amos, 6 Jan. 1700; and Bethia, 1701; and he d. 17[1] May
1732. JOHN, Ipswich 1635, perhaps br. of Abraham with wh. he came
1634, rem. to Salisbury, d. 12 Apr. 1690. JOSEPH, Newbury, s. of
Robert; m. b. 1671, Esther, d. of James Jackman, had Mary, b. 25
Nov. 1672; Esther, 8 Jan. 1675; Joseph, 21 Dec. 1677; and Benjamin,
17 Aug. 1680, wh. d. at 16 yrs. and d. 30 Dec. 1680. Mary m.
7 Dec. 1694, Henry Dow. ROBERT, Ipswich, one of the first sett.
freem. 3 Sept. 1634, d. a. 1644. THOMAS, Cape Porpus, 1663-81, in
wh. last yr. he sw. alleg. to the k. Among Cambridge propr. 1632,
appears Esther M. a wid. wh. m. 1635 or 6, William Rusco, Rosco, or
Rescue, prob. his sec. w. He sold part of her est. as her h. 24 Mar.
1636. Often this is spelled Muzzy or Muzzey.

    MUSSILLOWAY, DANIEL, Newbury, an Irishman, had been, 1665,
serv. to Joseph Plummer, m. 14 June 1672, Ann, wid. Aquila Chase,
wh. d. 21 Apr. 1687; and by sec. w. Mary had Daniel, b. 16 May
1688 d. in 3 days; Daniel, again, 9 Sept. 1690; and John, 13 Feb.
1693; and d. 18 Jan. 1711. Coffin thinks this name has become Siloway,
and was easi. mistak. for Musselwhite.

    MUSTE, EDWARD, Mass. of whom no more is found than that he was
adm. freem. 14 May 1634.

    MYCALL, JAMES, Braintree, m. as Geneal. Reg. XII. 347 shows, 11