Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v3p513


Volume 3, Page 513

as in 1682, he was call. sen.; by w. Rachel had Bethia, b. 14 June 1655,
wh. d. young, as did, also, Abigail and Elizabeth all in Dec. 1662; Rachel, b.
14 Feb. 1660; and Jonathan, 25 Apr. 1666; and his w. d. the week
foll. JOHN, Norwalk, s. of Richard, m. 10 Dec. 1664, Mary, d.
of Thomas Betts, had John, b. 9 Sept. 1665; Samuel, 7 July
1673; and perhaps others; was liv. with two ch. 1694. JOSHUA,
New London 1658, eldest s. of Richard, m. 10 Dec. 1659, Elizabeth d. of
Nehemiah Smith, had Joshua, b. 18 Sept. 1660; Elizabeth 2 May 1662
Ann, 12 May 1664; Hannah, 8 Aug. 1668; Mary, 12 Mar. 1672; and
Experience, 20 Jan. 1674, d. at 16 yrs. beside Richard and Mehitable,
wh. d. inf.; and he d. 1676. His wid. m. 26 Jan. 1681, George Dennis.
JOSHUA, Block isl. 1687, s. of the preced. RICHARD, Salem, perhaps
br. of the first John and of William, freem. 14 May 1634, had there
bapt. Bathseba, 11 July 1637, wh. m. 29 July 1659, Humphrey
Coombs; Joshua, 3 Mar. 1639; Lemuel, 3 Jan. 1641; Hannah, Feb.
1643; Samuel, 13 July 1645; Richard, 2 Jan. 1648; Elizabeth 28 Apr.
1650; and Daniel, 17 Apr. 1653, all prob. by w. Judith; rem. to Norwalk,
thence in 1664 to Saybrook, there d. 1692. RICHARD, Saybrook,
s. of the preced. d. as early as 1680. SAMUEL, New London, s. of the
first Richard, m. Mary, d. of Nehemiah Smith, had no ch.; but he and w.
were liv. 1700. THOMAS, Salem vill. freem. 1690. WILLIAM, Portsmouth
1632, sent out by Capt. John Mason. WILLIAM, Salem 1648,
br. perhaps of the first John and Richard, m. Hannah Bishop, and next
Ruth Hall, by both had ch. prob. one William, aged 20 in 1692, witness
a. witchcraft, was a capt. of Beverly, and with Rev. John Hale, his min.
went in the unfortunate expedit. protect. by Sir William Phips, when he
was sheriff, 1690, against Quebec; freem. 1683, and rep. 1685 and 9;
and d. 29 Jan. 1709.

    RAYN or RAYNES, FRANCIS, York 1649, a selectman, capt. 1659, and
magistr. 1670, owed alleg. to Mass. Hutch. I. 267, and Hubbard, 617.
JOSEPH, Portsmouth, 1685, Atty.-Gen. of the Prov. to do the pleasure
of Gov. Cranfield. NATHANIEL, York 1680, was perhaps s. of Francis.

    RAYNER or REYNER, EDWARD, Hempstead, L. I. 1647, was prob. s.
of Thurston, or at least came with him, aged 10, from Ipswich, Co.
Suff. in the Elizabeth, liv. first at Watertown. HENRY, Boston, m. 9 June
1662, wid. Joanna Edwards, was a soldier on Conn. riv. 1676, under
Capt. Turner. HUMPHREY, Rowley, b. at Gildersome, in the W. riding
of Yorksh. not far from Leeds, freem. 18 May 1642, was rep. 1649, had
beside the d. Mary, wh. m. Michael Wigglesworth, and perhaps d. bef.
her f. Ann, wh. m. William Hobson; and Martha, m. John Whipple; d.
1660, and to those d. gave all his est. after wid. d. JACHIN, Rowley, s.
of Rev. John the first, m. 22 Nov. 1662, Elizabeth prob. d. of Edward Denison,
wh. d. perhaps 7 May 1672, had d. Elizabeth and by ano. w. had Ann,
b. 23 July 1678; d. 8 July 1708, and perhaps his w. d. ten yrs. bef.
JOHN, Plymouth, br. of Humphrey, b. at Gildersome, was bred at Magdalen