Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p101


Volume 4, Page 101

    SIMPKINS, NICHOLAS, Boston, a tailor, made the first capt. at the
castle, one of his sucees. Rodger Clap says, a. 1634, seems in 1636 to
have giv. dissatisfact. by being indebt. to the governm. and rem. 1638. to
Yarmouth, aft. some yrs. came again to B. bef. 1649, and was of ar. co.
1650. beside Deborah, wh. m. George Burrill, I think he had by w. Isabel.
prob. Pilgrim, and Rebbecca, perhaps both, b. at Yarmouth. Rebecca
m. 29 Jan. 1655, William Therrell or Tirrel. PILGRIM, Boston,
prob. s. of the preced. by Miriam, wh. d. 10 Nov. 1660, had Nicholas,
22 Oct. preced. He m. 27 Mar. 1661, Catharine Richardson, had
William, b. 3 Oct. 1662, d. I suppose, bef. his f.; Rebecca, 14 Mar.
1665; Sarah, 21 Sept. 1668; and Thomas, 30 May 1671; beside John
and Miriam, prob. by former w. His will, of 19 Nov. 1714, pro. 2 Jan.
1721, provides for w. Catharine, wh. is made extrix. and marks s.
Nicholas for "five shil. and no more, if he come for it;" but for resid.
of est. directs equal partit. betw. his ch. John, Miriam, Tyler, Rebecca
, and Sarah Kilby, and childr. of s. Thomas, dec. VINCENT,
Stamford 1641, m. a d. of Henry Ackerly of the same, had Daniel,
John, and, perhaps, other ch. and d. bef. 1671. We kn. of the two s.
only that Daniel, in the adjoin. town of Bedford, d. there 1699; and
that John, soon aft. d. of his f. sold his est. and rem.

    SIMSON, SYMSON or SIMPSON, ALEXANDER, Boston 1659, Scotchman,
call. a brickmaker, was a householder, liv. 1695. FRANCIS, Salem or
Marblehead 1648, in Nov. 1659 was worried as a Quaker. HENRY,
York, d. bef. 1655. HENRY, York, s. of preced. ens. of the milit.
comp. 1680, sw. alleg. 22 Mar. 1681, tak. by the Ind. car. to Canada.
JOHN, Watertown, came in the Truelove, 1635, aged 30, by w. Susanna,
wh. prob. came with him in this, as in a former voyage, had Sarah, b.
8 May 1634, wh. perhaps, d. young; Hannah, 25 July 1636; John, 20
Nov. 1638; Jonathan, 17 Dec. 1640; Elizabeth 3 Mar. 1642 or 3; and
he d. or was bur. 10 June 1643. The wid. in Nov. foll. sold the est.
and m. the same yr. George Parkhurst. JOHN, Charlestown, perhaps
s. of the preced. by w. Abigail had John, Joseph, Benjamin, Jonathan,
Abigail, Susanna, Deborah, all bapt. 1 Mar. 1685, both h. and w.
hav. the Sunday bef. been adm. of the ch. JONTHAN, Charlestown,
br. of the preced. by w. Wait, d. of capt. Roger Clap, had Jonathan,
bapt. 1 Mar. 1685; and Wait, 5 Apr. foll. the parents join. the ch. on
the last Sunday of Feb. preced. PETER, Milford 1654, as by Lambert
is erron: stat. certain. more than twenty yrs. too early; there d. in 1685.
He had fam. no doubt, for his home-lot, ho. and barns are fully ment. in
1678. THOMAS, Salisbury, had Mary, b. 2 June 1664.

    SINCLAIR, ST. CLAIR, or SINKLER, JAMES and JOHN, Exeter, 1677,