Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v2p407


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Judith m. Dec. 1663, Humphrey Wilson. WILLIAM, Hingham, s. of the preced.
m. 1 Sept. 1656, Rebecca, d. of Thomas Chubbuck, had William, b. 13 Oct.
1657, and prob. others. In rec. at H. the name is found Hersie, as he
wrote it, also Harsie, and Hearsey; it has from early days been very prevalent
in the town, and it may well be cause of regret, that we have not fuller geneal.
acco. of the fam. WILLIAM, of Hingham, the soldier in Johnson's comp.
Dec. 1675, was prob. the gr.s. of the preced.

    HESSELDEN, FRANCIS, Boston 1630, came prob. with Winthrop as he was
a very early mem. of the ch. and no more is kn. of him, but that d. was soon writ.
against his name in the rec.

    HETHERSAY or HITHERSEA, ROBERT, Charlestown 1640, Dover 1648, was
of York 1651, acting against Godfrey in favor of Mass. but both bec. freem. 1652.
Haz. I. 575. THOMAS, Hampton 1650.

    HETT, ELIPHALET, Boston, s. of Thomas, m. 1 Sept. 1660, Ann, d. of
Henry Douglas, had Samuel, b. 13 May 1662. PETER, Boston, by w. Mary
had Mary, b. 17 Apr. 1658. THOMAS, Hingham 1637, cooper, had been a
propr. of Cambridge 1632, m. Ann Needham, an early mem. of the Boston ch.
had Eliphalet, bapt. 26 May 1639; and Thomas; beside Hannah, wh. m. a.
1664, William Hurry; was freem. 14 Sept. 1642. Winthrop tells the tale of
her insane attempt to drown her ch. I. 236 and II. 65, 129. He liv. prob.
1645 at Rehoboth [Baylies, II. 200], certain. at Charlestown 1658,
[Frothingham, 153], but prob. in that pt. wh. bec. Malden, where b. of
s. Israel, Mar. 1654, is rec.; and he d. 3 or 6 June 1668; his d. Mary m. 6 Feb.
1668, Nathl. Frothingham; and Mehitable m. 3 Oct. 1673, Increase Turner; and
his wid. d. 30 Nov. 1688, aged 75. THOMAS, Charlestown, cooper, s. of the
preced. by w. Dorothy, perhaps d. of Walter Edmunds, had Thomas, Eliphalet, and
Dorothy, all bapt. 22 Feb. 1674, of wh. Eliphalet d. 22 Nov. 1690; Samuel, 22 Aug.
1675, d. soon; Mercy, 19 Sept. 1680; Samuel, again, 5 Nov. 1682, d. in few wks.; Ann,
2 Nov. 1634; Elizabeth 11 Dec. 1687, d. at 3 yrs.; and John, 24 Nov. 1689, d. at 14 mos.; and
he was drown. 11 June 1692, aged a. 48. His wid. m. serg. of deac. Joseph

    HEWES, CHRISTOPHER, Haverhill 1646. GEORGE, Salisbury, by w. Mary had
William, b. 27 June 1672; and Solomon, 2 Jan. 1675. JAMES, Boston, by w.
Elizabeth had James, b. 7 Feb. 1669; John 25 Aug. 1674; Rachel, 1 Nov. 1677;
Isaac, 20 June 1680; Rebecca, 14 Oct. 1682; James, again, 23 Feb. 1684; Sarah,
16 July 1686; and Joseph, 7 Jan. 1689; perhaps more; perhaps he m. Bethia d.
of Thomas Sweetman of Cambridge, as sec. w. Certain. the names of Hughes and
Hewes, possib. Huse, seem interchangab. JOHN, Scituate 1632, call. the Welshman, had
bef. been at Plymouth, was liv. 1673, says Deane, wh. tells, also, that his d. Mary
m. 1657, Jeremiah Hatch, and that his s. John d. 1661. JOHN, Watertown, m. 9
Mar. 1677, Ruth, d. of Richard Sawtel, had John, b. 15 Feb. foll.; Samuel, 27
Oct. 1679, d. at 6 mos.; and Elizabeth 27 Jan. 1681. *|| JOSHUA, Roxbury, came,
says the ch. rec. a single man,