Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p603


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tradit. less entitled to any credit, than usual; but truth is that he m.
1651, Penelope, d. of Herbert Pelham of Cambridge, had a d. b. 1658,
d. very soon; Elizabeth 8 Apr. 1664, wh. m. 4 Sept. 1684, Stephen Burton;
Edward, 14 May 1667, d. young; and Isaac, 1670, wh. well sustain.
the ancestr. reput. He d. 18 Dec. 1680, and his wid. d. 7 Dec. 1703.
Baylies, IV. 9, has giv. just character of this first native Gov. of any
of the Col. KENELM, Marshfield, br. of Gov. Edward, bapt. 3 May
1599, says the parish reg. hav. been b. the Monday bef. i. e. 30 Apr.
came, perhaps, 1629, m. June 1634, Ellen or Elinor, not as Deane says
d. but wid. of John Adams of Plymouth, the passeng. in the Ann, call.
Elinor Newton, in the conject. of Judge Davis, had Kenelm, b. 1635;
Ellen, 1637, wh. m. 29 Dec. 1656, Samuel Baker; Nathaniel, 1639;
Job, 1641; and was a man of good condition, rep. 1642, and oft. later,
engag. in settlem. of Yarmouth and other towns, d. on a visit at Salem,
12 Sept. 1672. His wid. d. 5 Dec. 1681, aged, as Miss Thomas tells,
83. KENELM, Yarmouth, s. of the preced. had Kenelm, bapt. 9 Aug.
1668; Josiah, 3 July 1670; Thomas, 3 Mar. 1673; Samuel; and
Edward, b. 30 Jan. 1680; all at Scituate, as Deane, 389, shows. He
liv. at Harwich, set off from Y. 1694, where he d. 4 Nov. 1715. His
gr.-st. may be seen in the E. part of what is now Dennis, ano. offshoot
from Y. His w. Mercy, whose fam. name is unkn. d. 23 Sept. 1688,
aged 47. Of the ch. Kenelm, wh. left large posterity, d. 20 Mar. 1728;
Josiah is not ment.; and Thomas d. at 16 yrs.; Samuel was of Rochester,
and had six ch. whose dates are not heard; and Edward, an import.
magistr. and milit. officer, had Edward, five ds. and d. 25 June 1760.
NATHANIEL, Marshfield, s. of Kenelm the first, m. 3 Aug. 1664, Faith
Miller, d. of Rev. John of Yarmouth, had Faith, b. 19 June 1665;
Nathaniel, 29 July 1667; James, 16 Aug. 1669; Gilbert, 11 July
1673; Kenelm, 22 Sept. 1674; Elinor, 2 July 1677; Josiah, 21 July
1681, d. in ten mos.; and Josiah, again, 13 Jan. 1684; was capt. and
rep. in the yr. of liberty recover. 1689, and d. 1 Dec. 1709, in his 71st
yr. His. wid. d. 9 Nov. 1729, in her 85th yr. SAMUEL, Boston, s. of
John of the same, mariner, by w. Hannah, d. of Walter Briggs, to wh.
he convey. his est. 22 June 1675, as in our Vol. IX. of rec. is seen;
had Mary, b. 8 June 1678; and Richard, of wh. there is no rec. He
d. early, as quite observ. is it, that so many of this fam. did; and his
will, in Vol. VI. 347, next preced. that of John Wensley, made 7 Oct.
1680, pro. 26 Jan. foll. names w. s. and d. makes brs.-in-law Richard
Middlecot, and John Briggs, overseers. Of this name, in 1834, Farmer
notes gr. nine at Harv. two at Yale, and four at other N. E. coll.

    WINSOR or WINSOR, JOHN, Boston, of wh. no more is heard, but
that by w. Mary he had Martha, b. 22 Aug. 1667, posthum. for his inv.