Bennett Freeman1,2

b. 1630, d. 3 January 1634
     Bennett Freeman was born in 1630 in Billinghurst, Sussex, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Edmond Freeman and Bennett Hodsoll.1 Bennett Freeman died on 3 January 1634 in England.1

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S322] Sophia Smith Martin, Mack Genealogy.
  3. [S432] John Thomas, "Robert-Jenny Updike Line", Jan 1, 2002, unverified.
Last Edited=2 Jul 2006

Mary Freeman1,2

b. 2 June 1631, d. 5 November 1688
     Mary Freeman was born on 2 June 1631 in London, London, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Edmond Freeman and Elizabeth (?). Mary Freeman married Edward Perry, son of Edmund Perry and Sarah Crowell, in 1657.1,2,3 Mary Freeman died on 5 November 1688 in Sandwich, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts, at age 57.3
     She immigrated on the Abigail, departing from London, c. May 1635, arriving circa July 1635 with her father Edmond Freeman.1

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S322] Sophia Smith Martin, Mack Genealogy.
  3. [S432] John Thomas, "Robert-Jenny Updike Line", Jan 1, 2002, unverified.
Last Edited=2 Jan 2007

Edward Perry1

b. 1630, d. 16 October 1689
     Edward Perry was born in 1630 in Sandwich, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2,3 He was the son of Edmund Perry and Sarah Crowell. Edward Perry married Mary Freeman, daughter of Edmond Freeman and Elizabeth (?), in 1657.1,4,2 Edward Perry died on 16 October 1689 in Sandwich, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.2

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S432] John Thomas, "Robert-Jenny Updike Line", Jan 1, 2002, unverified.
  3. [S393] Tara Passey, "Passey, Hendricks, Monson, Campbell, Weatherston, Flinders, Lunceford, Bates, Riddel, Weldon, Thurston, Brandau, Perkins Family", Aug. 9, 2002, unverified.
  4. [S322] Sophia Smith Martin, Mack Genealogy.
Last Edited=3 Jan 2007

Mercy Watson1

b. circa 1655, d. 27 July 1721
     Mercy Watson was born circa 1655. She married John Freeman , son of Major John Freeman and Mary Prence, on 24 October 1706 in Harwich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,2 Mercy Watson died on 27 July 1721 in Harwich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.2

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Harwich.
Last Edited=2 Jan 2007

William Freeman1

b. 1663, d. 1687
     William Freeman was born in 1663 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Major John Freeman and Mary Prence.1 William Freeman married Lydia Sparrow, daughter of Jonathan Sparrow and Hannah Prence.1 William Freeman died in 1687. He probably died in the spring of 1687 as his widow Lydia took out Letters of Administration on the estate on May 31, 1687.1

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman", Cited Freeman's History of Cape Cod for this date.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Lydia Sparrow1

b. circa 1665, d. date unknown
     Lydia Sparrow was born circa 1665. She was the daughter of Jonathan Sparrow and Hannah Prence.1 Lydia Sparrow married William Freeman, son of Major John Freeman and Mary Prence.1 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
Last Edited=26 Nov 2006

Patience Freeman1,2,3,4

b. circa 1664, d. 15 February 1744/45
     Patience Freeman was born circa 1664 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.3 She was the daughter of Major John Freeman and Mary Prence.3 Patience Freeman married Lieut. Samuel Paine, son of Thomas Paine and Mary Snow, on 31 January 1681/82 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts, 9 kids.2,3,1,4 Patience Freeman died on 15 February 1744/45 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1

Citations

  1. [S47] M. L. T. Alden, "Snow Genealogy."
  2. [S26] David Hamblin, "The First Settlers of Eastham, Mass."
  3. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  4. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Lieut. Samuel Paine1,2,3,4

b. 1652, d. 13 October 1712
     Lieut. Samuel Paine was born in 1652 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.3 He was the son of Thomas Paine and Mary Snow.5 Lieut. Samuel Paine married Patience Freeman, daughter of Major John Freeman and Mary Prence, on 31 January 1681/82 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts, 9 kids.1,2,3,4 Lieut. Samuel Paine died on 13 October 1712 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.3,2,4

Citations

  1. [S26] David Hamblin, "The First Settlers of Eastham, Mass."
  2. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  3. [S47] M. L. T. Alden, "Snow Genealogy."
  4. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
  5. [S152] Josiah Paine, "Thomas Paine of Eastham and Posterity."
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Nicholas Paine1,2,3

b. between 1660 and 1665, d. 1733
     Nicholas Paine was born between 1660 and 1665 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Thomas Paine and Mary Snow.4 Nicholas Paine married Hannah Higgins, daughter of Johnathan Higgins and Elizabeth Rogers, circa 1699 in Province of Massachusetts Bay 7 children.1,2,5 Nicholas Paine died in 1733 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.2,4

Citations

  1. [S26] David Hamblin, "The First Settlers of Eastham, Mass."
  2. [S47] M. L. T. Alden, "Snow Genealogy."
  3. [S48] Stephen Hopkins of the Mayflower.
  4. [S152] Josiah Paine, "Thomas Paine of Eastham and Posterity."
  5. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Alice Mayo1,2

b. circa 1660, d. 12 October 1748
     Alice Mayo was born circa 1660 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Mayo and Hannah Prence.1 Alice Mayo married John Paine , son of Thomas Paine and Mary Snow, on 3 March 1719/20 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.1,3,2 Alice Mayo died on 12 October 1748 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1

Citations

  1. [S47] M. L. T. Alden, "Snow Genealogy."
  2. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
  3. [S152] Josiah Paine, "Thomas Paine of Eastham and Posterity."
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Isaac Freeman1

b. 1685, d. date unknown
     Isaac Freeman was born in 1685 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 Isaac Freeman married Bethiah Sturgis on 16 March 1714/15.2 His death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S197] Ron Spencer, "Spencer Family", Dec. 26, 2004, unverified.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Sarah Freeman1

b. 1682, d. 21 January 1743/44
     Sarah Freeman was born in 1682 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 Sarah Freeman married Benjamin Higgins, son of Benjamin Higgins and Lydia Bangs, on 22 May 1701 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,3 Sarah Freeman died on 21 January 1743/44 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.3

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S381] Gary Higgins, "Higgins Family Tree/Friis Family Tree", Jul. 19, 2001, unverified.
  3. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Benjamin Higgins1,2,3

b. 15 September 1681, d. 17 September 1777
     Benjamin Higgins was born on 15 September 1681 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2,3 He was the son of Benjamin Higgins and Lydia Bangs.2,3 Benjamin Higgins married Sarah Freeman, daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo, on 22 May 1701 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,3 Benjamin Higgins died on 17 September 1777 in Eastham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, at age 96.4

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S26] David Hamblin, "The First Settlers of Eastham, Mass."
  3. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
  4. [S381] Gary Higgins, "Higgins Family Tree/Friis Family Tree", Jul. 19, 2001, unverified.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Mary Freeman1

b. 1684, d. after 6 May 1747
     Mary Freeman was born in 1684 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 Mary Freeman married Samuel Hinckley circa 1703.1 Mary Freeman died after 6 May 1747 in Brunswick, Province of Massachusetts Bay, now Cumberland County, Maine.2

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S197] Ron Spencer, "Spencer Family", Dec. 26, 2004, unverified.
Last Edited=23 Feb 2007

Samuel Hinckley1

b. 24 September 1684, d. January 1760
     Samuel Hinckley was born on 24 September 1684 in Barnstable, Plymouth Colony, now Barnstable County, Massachusetts. He was the son of Samuel and Sarah (Pope) Hinckley.2 He married Mary Freeman, daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo, circa 1703.1 Samuel Hinckley died in January 1760 in Brunswick, Province of Massachusetts Bay, now Cumberland County, Maine, at age 75.2

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S197] Ron Spencer, "Spencer Family", Dec. 26, 2004, unverified.
Last Edited=23 Feb 2007

Ebenezer Freeman1,2

b. 1687, d. 11 June 1760
     Ebenezer Freeman was born in 1687 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.3 He was the son of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 Ebenezer Freeman married Abigail Young on 12 October 1701 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,4 Ebenezer Freeman died on 11 June 1760 in Barnstable, Province of Massachusetts Bay.3

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S64] The Great Migration.
  3. [S197] Ron Spencer, "Spencer Family", Dec. 26, 2004, unverified.
  4. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
Last Edited=29 Dec 2006

Abigail Young1,2

b. date unknown, d. date unknown
     Abigail's birth date is unknown. Abigail was born in Province of Massachusetts Bay. She married Ebenezer Freeman, son of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo, on 12 October 1701 in Eastham, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,3 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S64] The Great Migration.
  3. [S928] Early VR Barnstable Co. MA (published), Vital Records of Eastham/Orleans.
Last Edited=2 Jan 2007

Experience Freeman1

b. 1689, d. date unknown
     Experience Freeman was born in 1689 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 Experience Freeman married Thomas Gross.1 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
  2. [S197] Ron Spencer, "Spencer Family", Dec. 26, 2004, unverified.
Last Edited=1 Jan 2007

Thomas Gross1

b. circa 1675, d. date unknown
     Thomas Gross was born circa 1675. He married Experience Freeman, daughter of Lt. Edmond Freeman and Sara Mayo.1 His death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S28] Josiah Paine, "The Freemans - the Eastham Branch of the Sandwich Family - Major John Freeman."
Last Edited=20 Nov 2006

Anthony Colby1,2,3

b. circa 1605, d. 11 February 1659/60
     Anthony Colby was born circa 1605 in Horbling, Lincolnshire, England. Some sources say he was from Beccles. Suffolk, England with royal ancestry, others from Lincolnshire. The ancestry listed here is one version and is not substantiated. Alternate birth date: 1590. Alternate parents: Thomas and Beatrice (Felton) Colby.4,2 He was the son of Thomas Colby and Anna Jackson. Anthony Colby was baptized on 8 September 1605 in Horbling, Lincolnshire, England.2 He married Susanna Haddon in 1631 in Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony, now Suffolk County.2 Anthony Colby died on 11 February 1659/60 in Salisbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony, now Essex County.1,5,2,3,6
     He immigrated in 1630. He is supposed to have come with Winthrop.5,3,7 He became a freeman on 14 May 1634.5 He was a sawmill owner.2

Anthony Colby came from England to Boston, Mass in 1630, then moved to Cambridge, Mass in 1632, and to Salisbury, Mass in 1634, Ipswich in 1637 and Amesbury, Mass in 1647 where he was one of the first settlers.

Children of Anthony Colby and Susanna Haddon

Citations

  1. [S27] "The Florence Fox Harrop Papers," Florence Fox Collection of A. Gulbransen.
  2. [S64] The Great Migration.
  3. [S322] Sophia Smith Martin, Mack Genealogy.
  4. [S186] Rebecca Shewmake, "Mowhawk Valley Fox Family", Aug. 26, 2001, unverified.
  5. [S116] Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts, online.
  6. [S997] Early VR Essex Co. MA (published), Vital records of Salisbury.
  7. [S87] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
Last Edited=17 Apr 2007