Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p528


Volume 4, Page 528

first John, m. 16 Dec. 1645, Sarah, d. of John Hall, had John, bapt. 6
Sept. 1646; Elizabeth b. 1648, Mary, 1649; Sarah, bapt. 20 Apr. 1651, d.
young; Thomas, 19 Oct. 1652; Hannah, 13 Feb. 1654; Samuel, 10
Sept. 1655; Izrahiah, 8 Mar. 1657; Beriah, 2 Nov. 1658; Nathaniel,
21 Apr. 1661; Joseph, 5 Mar. 1663; Sarah, again, 27 Nov. 1664.
His w. d. 7 Dec. foll. and he m. 3 Jan. 1667, Mary Akinson, wid. of
Luke, and d. of deac. Richard Platt, had Josiah, 29 Mar. 1668; and
Mehitable, 17 June 1669, and his w. d. the same day. He m. 8 Oct.
1673, Catharine Roberts, had Benjamin, 27 Nov. 1674; Abigail, 6
Nov. 1678; and Hannah, 4 Jan. 1681. He d. 11 Dec. foll. and his
wid. d. 13 Oct. 1693. THOMAS, Middletown, sec. s. of the preced. m.
20 Feb. 1685, Elizabeth d. of George Hubbard of the same, had Elizabeth b. 2
Sept. 1686; and Thomas, 8 June 1689, who d. at 22 yrs. He d. 1
Feb. 1690, and his wid. d. 6 Dec. 1725. THOMAS, Cambridge, s. of
Francis of the same, perhaps was some time of Lexington, by w. Mary
had Thomas, b. 4 Nov. 1694; Francis, 5 Sept. 1696; Samuel, 22 Sept.
1698; Mary, 4 Sept. 1700; Daniel, 22 Feb. 1702; Ephraim, bapt.
1709, with Hannah, Abigail, and Sarah at the same time. Aft. liv.
many yrs. at Billerica, he rem. to Killingly, and d. 23 Jan. 1751.

    WHITNELL, JEREMIAH, New Haven 1639, is found in the list of
freem. 1669, print. in Trumbull, II. 524, but there is giv. Whitwell, as
prob. in the constable's or selectmen's certific. He m. Elizabeth wid. of
Thomas Mitchell, after 1662, had no ch. and d. Mar. 1682. His will of
10 Mar. in that yr. gives all his prop. to wid. for life, and after to Philip
Alcock, and his w. Elizabeth d. of the wid.

    WHITNEY, BENJAMIN, Watertown, youngest s. of John the first of
the same, sat down first at York (but was, I think, tax. at Dover 1667
and 8), there got w. Jane, there went to sw. alleg. 1680, but at W. had
Jane, b. 29 Sept. 1669; rem. prob. next yr. to Shirborn, there had
Joshua, 21 Sept. 1687, but perhaps others bef. His w. d. at S. 14 Nov.
1690; and he took ano. as is thot. 11 Apr. 1695, Mary Poor, but Barry
thinks her name Esther, and he is said to have liv. to 1723. By that
sec. w. he had Benjamin, 22 May 1709. BENJAMIN, Watertown, youngest
s. of John the sec. of the same, m. 30 Mar. 1687, Abigail, d. of
William Hager, had Abigail, b. 3 May 1688; Ruth, 1689; Benjamin,
both bapt. 10 July 1698; John, b. 15 June 1694; David, 16 June
1697; and Daniel, 17 July 1700. Harry, Hist. of Framingham, 436,
gives him sec. w. Elizabeth says, his will was pro. 1736, and that he left
Benjamin, Samuel, Joseph, and Elizabeth Yet the last name may be of w.
not of ch. BENJAMIN, Shirborn, youngest s. of Jonathan of the same,
m. 24 Oct. 1700, Mercy Trayis, had prob. no ch. and d. 1718, his will is
pro. 25 Sept. of that yr. ELEAZER, Sudbury, s. of Thomas of Watertown,