Transcript:Savage, James. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England/v4p334


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and Mary, 1712; and he took third w. Susanna, 7 Jan. 1715, rem. to
New London, there d. 1724. Lydia m. 31 Jan. 1737, Richard Dana, f.
of the late Francis, H. C. 1762, Ch. J. of Mass. so that his s. and gr.s.
were in two generat. one in the last preced. the war of Independ. and
the other at the beginning of the nineteenth century, our luminaries of
the common law. WILLIAM, New Haven, s. of Thomas the first, b. in
Eng. m. 9 Mar. 1657, Elizabeth Selivant, wid. of Daniel, d. of Capt. George
, had William, b. 12 Nov. foll.; Thomas, 2 Oct. 1659; Elizabeth
5 Jan. 1662; James, 26 Mar. 1664; Margaret, 1 June 1666; Hannah,
6 July 1663; Abigail, and Samuel, tw. 7 Oct. 1670; Mary, 12 Oct.
1672; and Joseph, 1676; was propound. for freem. 1669, and d. Nov.
1690. The ten ch. were liv. in 1691. Elizabeth m. 28 May 1678, Peter
; Margaret m. a Goodwin; and Hannah m. a Jackson. WILLIAM,
New Haven, eldest s. of the preced. m. Thankful, d. of Rev. Samuel
of Middletown, had Thankful, b. 25 Sept. 1687; Experience,
25 May 1690; and Abigail, 4 Nov. 1693, d. soon. WILLIAM, Newton,
s. of James the first, m. 14 Dec. 1708, Sarah, of John Ward, had
Mary, b. 18 Sept. 1709; William, 2 Feb. 1711, d. soon; Huldah, 13
Feb. 1712, d. soon; William, again, 13 Oct. 1713, d. soon; Huldah, 23
Mar. 1615, d. soon; James, 21 Apr. 1717; tw. ds. 1720 d. bef. b. prob.
with their mo. By sec. w. m. 30 May 1721, Sarah, d. of Francis
Fullam, he had Sarah, 9 Mar. 1722; Margaret, 16 Apr. 1724; Bethia,
29 Aug. 1726; Thaddeus, 28 Nov. 1628; Abigail, 12 Oct. 1732, d.
young; was selectman, lieut. and d. 19 Nov. 1744. Farmer, MS. notes
that in 1834, two of this name had been gr. at Harv. two at Yale; but
very curious is the fact that rec. of town and ch. at Haddam where one
branch of the surname spread, both give it Strawbridge.

    TRUANT or TROUANT, JOSEPH, perhaps s. of Maurice, Marshfield, m.
6 Jan. 1675, was drown. on enter. Plymouth harbor, a. 23 Feb. 1684.
MAURICE, Duxbury 1643, had possib. first been at Watertown, and in
1631, was fin. for stealing pig's meat of Ralph Glover; perhaps only a
youthful peccadillo; in few yrs. rem. to Marshfield. there had fam. of wh.
I think, were Joseph; perhaps Hannah, wh. m. 11 Jan. 1682, Jonathan
Eames; and also Mehitable, wh. m. 3 Sept. 1691, John Daggett; and
he d. 21 Apr. 1685.

    TRUE, HENRY, Salem 1644, had John, bapt. 13 July 1645; Mary, 14
Mar. 1647; Lydia, 4 Feb. 1649; Joseph, 8 Feb. 1652; Benjamin, 19
Feb. 1654; Jemima, 26. Apr. 1657. His w. was Israel, d. of John Pike,
unless the books have mistak. her name; and he rem. prob. to Salisbury;
was freem. of 1676, spell. Trew, and read Trow. HENRY,
Salisbury, s. of the preced. m. 15, or 16 by ano. rec. Mar. 1668, Jane, d.
of Thomas Bradbury, had Mary, b. 30 May 1668, if the Gen. Reg. VIII.