Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p505


Volume 4, Page 505

unless Barnstable where Mercy W. was m. 30 June 1698 to Joseph
Parker. JOHN, a passeng. emb. 7 Mar. 1632, at London, prob. in the
William and Francis with Edward Winslow, but perhaps the real name
was Whiston, wh. see, and compare 4 Mass. Histo. Coll. I. 92, also
Geneal. Reg. XIV. 300.

    WHICHALLS, EMANUEL, is the strange name of one, wh. it is said,
took o. of fidel. at Pemaquid 1674.

    WHIDDEN, RICHARD, Fairfield, had d. bef. 3 Nov. 1690, when his
inv. was brot. n by his w. Sarah, by wh. we find he own, part of a
sloop, was a mariner, had ds. Elizabeth and Sarah. SAMUEL, N. H. 1680.
Perhaps the name may be the same as Whedon, and that he had w. or
d. Jane, wh. m. 3 Dec. 1691, Thomas Edgerly.

    WHIPPLE, BENJAMIN, Providence, s. of John of the same, own.
alleg. to Charles II. 29 May 1671, when under 17 yrs. of age, m. 1
Apr. 1686, Ruth Mattewson, prob. d. of James, had Benjamin, b. 11
Nov. 1688; Ruth, 12 May 1691; Mary, 8 May 1694; Jonah, 29 July
1697; John, 26 Feb. 1700; and Abigail, 12 June 1703. DAVID,
Providence, br. of the preced. m. at Hingham, 11 Nov. 1676, Hannah
Tower of H. ahd Israel, b. 16 Aug. 1678; Deborah, 12 Sept. 1681;
Jeremiah, 26 June 1683; William, 27 May 1685; Sarah, 18 Nov.
1687; Hannah, 9 Jan. 1691; and Abigail, 20 Oct. 1692. ELEAZER,
Providence, br. of the preced. own. alleg. to the k. 1 June 1667, as did
his elder br. Samuel, m. 26 Jan. 1670, Alice, d. of Thomas Angell of
the same, had Alice, b. 3 June 1675; and Margaret, perhaps more.
JAMES, Barnstable, m. Experience, d. of Gov. Hinckley, but I kn. no
more, exc. that he may be found in Boston under the name of Whippo,
and no doubt his w. d. early. * JOHN, Ipswich, an early sett. freem. 13
May 1640, was rep. that yr. and 41, 2, 6, 50-3, clk. of the writs 1642,
in place of Giles Firmin, was deac. or rul. Elder, perhaps both, had
John, prob. b. in Eng. and Sarah, beside other elder ds. Susanna, Mary,
and Elizabeth His first w. Sarah d. 14 June 1658; but he left wid. Jennet,
and d. 30 June 1669, says respectab. authty. in Geneal. Reg. VI. 66, tho.
two pages aft. he mades it 1670. his d. Susanna m. Lionel Worth;
Mary m. a Stone; Elizabeth m. perhaps, Anthony Potter; and Sarah m.
Joseph Goodhue of I. and her pious adv. to her childr. had been preserv.
in print. JOHN, Providence, was first at Dorchester, as early as
1632, in the serv. of Israel Stoughton, was a carpenter, join. with the
ch. in 1641, had John, bapt. 7 Mar. 1641; Sarah, 6 Feb. 1642;
Samuel, 17 Mar. 1644; Eleazer, 8 Mar. 1646; Mary, 9 Apr. 1648;
William, 16 May 1652; Benjamin, 4 June 1654; and David, 28 Sept.
1656; sold his ho. and 40 or 50 acres to George Minot, 1658, and rem.