Nathaniel Peabody

M, #926, b. 29 July 1669, d. 11 November 1715
Last Edited=21 February 2010
     Nathaniel Peabody was born on 29 Jul 1669 at Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Lt. Francis Peabody and Mary Foster. He married Frances Hoyt in 1701 at Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,3 Nathaniel Peabody died on 11 Nov 1715 at age 46.3,1

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S458] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Topsfield, 72.
  3. [S588] David W. Hoyt, Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, MA, 981.

Hannah Andrews

F, #927
Last Edited=21 February 2010
     She married Capt. John Peabody on 23 Nov 1665 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,2
     As of 23 Nov 1665,her married name was Peabody.

Child of Hannah Andrews and Capt. John Peabody

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S360] Topsfield Historical Society, , 179.
  3. [S360] Topsfield Historical Society, , 65 Births: PEABODY, [Lydia. B.C.], d. John and Hannah, Mar. [10, 1673-74 B.C.].

Sarah Mosley

F, #928
Last Edited=23 July 2005
     She married Capt. John Peabody on 26 Nov 1703 at Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1,2,3
     As of 26 Nov 1703,her married name was Peabody.

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S360] Topsfield Historical Society, , 179.
  3. [S693] Unknown editor, Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 104.

Bethia Bridge

F, #929
Last Edited=23 July 2005
     She married Joseph Peabody on 26 Oct 1668 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.1
     She lived in Boxford. As of 26 Oct 1668,her married name was Peabody.

Citations

  1. [S360] Topsfield Historical Society, , 179.

Reginald Foster1

M, #930, b. about 1595, d. 30 May 1680
Last Edited=20 December 2016
     Reginald Foster was born a 1595 at England.2 He married Judith (?) at England.3,2 Reginald Foster married Sarah Martin in Sep 1665 She was the widow of John Martin of Ipswich.4,5 Reginald Foster died on 30 May 1680 at Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts.6,2
     He and Judith (?) immigrated in 1638 from England.3 Reginald Foster left a will on 5 Mar 1680/81 at Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, proved 09 Jun 1681.7,4

Child of Reginald Foster and Judith (?)

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1160] Frederick Clifton Pierce, Foster Genealogy, p. 120 (viewed 31 Oct 2007).
  3. [S607] J. H. Temple, Framingham Families, 552.
  4. [S614] Edward Jacob Forster, "Descendants of Reginald Forster", 84.
  5. [S615] , Vol. 2, p. 306.
  6. [S614] Edward Jacob Forster, "Descendants of Reginald Forster", 84 (died before 09 Jun 1681).
  7. [S825] Essex County Probate Records, 1675-1681, p. 419-422.

John Paybody

M, #931, b. about 1590, d. about 1667
Last Edited=27 November 2007
     John Paybody was born a 1590 at England.1 He was the son of J. Paybody (Paybodie) and Agnes (?) He married Isabel Harper, daughter of Thomas Harper, a 1608 at England.2 John Paybody died a 1667 at Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2,1 He was buried on 27 Apr 1667 at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2
     Came to Plymouth Colony on the ship "Isabel" as early as 1636, and lived in Duxbury. In 1637 he owned 10 acres of land in Bluefish. His name is not on the passenger list with his son. John and William Paybody were listed by John Winslow among the original proprietors of Bridgewater in 1645.3 He left a will on 16 Jul 1649 at Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.

In and upon the Sixteenth of July in the year of our Lord 1649, I John Paybody of Daybroock in the Collonie of New Plymouth Planter being in perfect health and sound in memory God be blessed for it doe ordain and make this my last Will and Testament In manner and forme as followeth:
Imprimis I bequeath my soule to God that gave it hoping to be saued by the Merritt of Christ my blessed Saviour and Redeemer as for my Worldly goods as followeth
Item I giue and bequeath unto Thomas my eldest Sonne one shilling
Item I giue and bequeath unto Francis Paybody my second son one shilling
Item I giue unto William Paybody my youngest son one shilling
I giue and bequeath unto Annis Rouse my Daughter one shilling
Item I giue and bequeath unto John Rouse the Son of John Rouse my lands att Carswell in Marshfield after my wifes decease
Item I giue unto John Paybody the son of William my lott of land att the new plantation
Item I giue and bequeath all the rest of my goods that are knowne to be mine leaving a Dead unto my wife Isabell Paybody whom I make my sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament
Memorandum all these legasies before sett down are to be payed by William Paybody my youngest son when they shall be demanded.
John FFernesyde.                                                  John Paybody.
Boston New England the 27th of April 1667
Mr. John Fernesyed swore to the above
Plymouth Colony Records Vol. 2 of Wills, Page 41.4

Children of John Paybody and Isabel Harper

Citations

  1. [S332] Silas R. Coburn, History of Dracut.
  2. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  3. [S678] Hosea Starr Ballou, "Thomas Starr, Surgeon", List of Original Proprietors of Bridgewater.
  4. [S617] B. Pulsifer,.

Isabel Harper1

F, #932, b. about 1592, d. about 1664
Last Edited=13 September 2007
     Isabel Harper was born a 1592 at St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Harper. She married John Paybody a 1608 at England.1 Isabel Harper died a 1664 at Plymouth Colony (now in Massachusetts).1
     As of a 1608,her married name was Paybody.

Children of Isabel Harper and John Paybody

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.

Thomas Paybody

M, #933, b. about 1612
Last Edited=2 February 2007
     Thomas Paybody was born a 1612 at St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.1 He was the son of John Paybody and Isabel Harper.

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.

William Paybody

M, #934, b. 1620, d. 13 December 1707
Last Edited=11 December 2007
     William Paybody was born in 1620 at St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.1 He was the son of John Paybody and Isabel Harper. He married Elizabeth Alden, daughter of John Alden and Priscilla Mullins, on 26 Dec 1644 at Duxbury, Plymouth Colony.2,3,4 William Paybody died on 13 Dec 1707 at Little Compton, Massachusetts Colony.5
     William Paybody was also known as William Pabodie. He was included in the 1643 "Able to Bear Arms" (ATBA) list, living in Duxborrow.6 John and William Paybody were listed by John Winslow among the original proprietors of Bridgewater in 1645.7

Children of William Paybody and Elizabeth Alden

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S467] Vital records of Duxbury, 282 "William and Elizbeth [dup. Elisabeth] Alden, Dec. 20 [dup. Dec. 26], 1644. *."
  3. [S1186] Alden Kindred of America Inc., Alden Kindred of America, Inc. & Alden House Historic Site, (26 Dec 1644).
  4. [S364] Marriage Index, Massachusetts Marriage Index, 1633-1850, Pabodie entry.
  5. [S674] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island.
  6. [S673] Eugene Aubrey Stratton, Plymouth Colony History, 441.
  7. [S678] Hosea Starr Ballou, "Thomas Starr, Surgeon", List of Original Proprietors of Bridgewater.

Annis Paybody

F, #935, b. 1631, d. 9 April 1701
Last Edited=23 July 2005
     Annis Paybody was born in 1631 at Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Paybody and Isabel Harper. Annis Paybody died on 9 Apr 1701 at Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1
     She married John Rowse about 1651.

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.

John Gilcreast

M, #936, b. 23 June 1770, d. between 1810 and 1814
Last Edited=17 February 2010
     John Gilcreast was born on 23 Jun 1770 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of John Gilcreast and Martha Nevins. John Gilcreast married Abigail Downing, daughter of Samuel Downing and Abigail Barnard, on 26 Nov 1793 in Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.2 John Gilcreast died bt 1810 - 1814.3
     In John Gilcreast's will on 14 Dec 1790 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, John was named as an heir.4

Children of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56 Births: John, s. John and Martha, June 23, 1770.
  2. [S378] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Andover, Vol 2, p. 106 & 149.
  3. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 11, 12 (prob. 1810 but before 1814).
  4. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 3.

Abigail Downing

F, #937, b. 29 September 1768, d. 8 April 1814
Last Edited=15 June 2007
     Abigail Downing was born on 29 Sep 1768 in Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Downing and Abigail Barnard.1 Abigail Downing married John Gilcreast, son of John Gilcreast and Martha Nevins, on 26 Nov 1793 in Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.2 Abigail Downing died on 8 Apr 1814 in Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 45.3
     As of 26 Nov 1793,her married name was Gilcreast.4

Children of Abigail Downing and John Gilcreast

Citations

  1. [S378] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Andover, Vol 1, p. 125.
  2. [S378] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Andover, Vol 2, p. 106 & 149.
  3. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 279 ("Gilcreast, Abigal, w. John, Apr. 8, 1814").
  4. [S378] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Andover, Vol 2, p. 106.

John Gilcreast

M, #938, b. 25 February 1795, d. 19 July 1826
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     John Gilcreast was born on 25 Feb 1795 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing. John Gilcreast died on 19 Jul 1826 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 31.2,3
     He died single.4,5

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 280 ("Guilgreast, John, July 19, 1826").
  3. [S420] Miscellaneous Dracut Vital Records, 1817-1847, 7 (1826 July 19 Mr. John Gilcreast").
  4. [S1137] Alfred Poore, "A Genealogical-Historical Visitation of Andover, Massachusetts in the year 1863."
  5. [S315] Catherine Goodwin, Hill Ancestry Family Group Sheets.

Amos Gilcreast

M, #939, b. 26 July 1797
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Amos Gilcreast was born on 26 Jul 1797 in Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing.
     He married Hannah Dane 9 March 1822.2

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S378] Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Andover, Vol. 2, p. 149.

Betsy Gilcreast

F, #940, b. 19 August 1804
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Betsy Gilcreast was born on 19 Aug 1804 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing. She married Peter Burgan on 4 Nov 1827 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Both Peter and Betsy were residing in Lowell.2,3
     As of 4 Nov 1827,her married name was Burgan.

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 182 (1827 GILCREASE, Betsy of Lowell, and Peter Burgan of Lowell, Nov. 4, 1827. *).
  3. [S356] , Vol. 2, pg. 107.

Olive Gilcreast

F, #941, b. 21 February 1801
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Olive Gilcreast was born on 21 Feb 1801 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing.
     She married 12 June 1819 Isaac or Friend, Jr., and settled in Buffalo.2,3

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 182 (1819 GILCREAST Olive and Isaac Friend Jr., int. June 12, 1819. ).
  3. [S1137] Alfred Poore, "A Genealogical-Historical Visitation of Andover, Massachusetts in the year 1863", (she "mar. Isaac Friend and settled in Buffalo").

Lydia Gilcreast

F, #942, b. 3 October 1802
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Lydia Gilcreast was born on 3 Oct 1802 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing.
     She married James Messer in Methuen.2,3

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S612] Topsfield Historical Society, , 234 MESSER, James, jr., and Lydia Gilchrist, Oct. 26, 1823. Marriage.
  3. [S1137] Alfred Poore, "A Genealogical-Historical Visitation of Andover, Massachusetts in the year 1863", (she "mar. James Messer in Methuen").

William Kenneth Scott Jr.1

M, #943, b. 19 October 1926, d. 28 October 1995
Last Edited=15 March 2017
     William Kenneth Scott Jr. was born on 19 Oct 1926 at Antioch, Contra Costa County, California.2 He was the son of William Kenneth Scott and Anna Genevieve Marie Reardon.1,3 William Kenneth Scott Jr. died on 28 Oct 1995 at Antioch, Contra Costa County, California, at age 69.2

Citations

  1. [S1139] Part of article with photo of 3 generations of Scott's, p. 13, U. S. Steel Magazine.
  2. [S95] Ancestry.com DNA tree, Scott Family Tree; William Kenneth Scott; b. 19 Oct 1926, Antioch, Contra Costa, California; d. 28 Oct 1995, Antioch, Contra Costa, California.
  3. [S95] Ancestry.com DNA tree, Scott Family Tree; Anna Genevieve Marie Reardon; b. 3 Oct 1906, Hollister, San Benito, California; d. 28 Dec 1982, Palos Verdes Peninsula, Los Angeles, California.

Samuel Gilcreast

M, #944, b. 29 August 1806, d. 15 February 1885
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Samuel Gilcreast was born on 29 Aug 1806 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of John Gilcreast and Abigail Downing. Samuel Gilcreast died on 15 Feb 1885 at Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 78.2
     He lived in the Scotland district of Andover.3

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S772] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1915, Samuel Gilcreast; Reading Death register, 1885, Vol. 365, pg. 183; d. 15 Feb 1885, Age 78y 5m 16d of paralysis; resided in Reading, buried in Andover (father John Gilcreast, born in Dracut) Details confirmed by on-line image.
  3. [S1137] Alfred Poore, "A Genealogical-Historical Visitation of Andover, Massachusetts in the year 1863."

Richard Browne

M, #945
Last Edited=2 January 2006
     He married Elizabeth Greenleaf.

Child of Richard Browne and Elizabeth Greenleaf

Elizabeth Greenleaf

F, #946
Last Edited=2 January 2006
     She married Richard Browne.
     Her married name was Browne.

Child of Elizabeth Greenleaf and Richard Browne

Thomas Hale

M, #947, b. 18 November 1633, d. 22 October 1688
Last Edited=3 August 2010
     Thomas Hale was born on 18 Nov 1633 at Watton At Stone, Hertfordshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Hale Jr. and Thomasine Dowsett. He married Mary Hutchinson, daughter of Richard Hutchinson and Alice Bosworth, on 26 May 1657 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,3,4,5,2 Thomas Hale died on 22 Oct 1688 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, at age 54.3,6
     Thomas immigrated probably in 1637. (Robert Hale has him immigrating in 1635, according to both Savage and Coffin.)3,7 He left a will on 20 Mar 1686/87 at Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts. Will was proved at Salem 12 Dec 1688.8

Children of Thomas Hale and Mary Hutchinson

Citations

  1. [S351] Unknown compiler, "Ancestral File, No. 80235107", Ancestral File.
  2. [S613] Robert S. Hale, "Thomas Hale, The Glover of Newbury", 84.
  3. [S442] Robert Safford Hale, Descendants of Thomas Hale, 21.
  4. [S456] William Montgomery Clemens, American Marriage Records before 1699.
  5. [S465] Vital records of Newbury, 219 & 248.
  6. [S465] Vital records of Newbury, Vol. 2, p. 609.
  7. [S613] Robert S. Hale, "Thomas Hale, The Glover of Newbury", 83.
  8. [S613] Robert S. Hale, "Thomas Hale, The Glover of Newbury", 85.

John Gilcreast

M, #948, d. 14 February 1791
Last Edited=4 March 2014
     John Gilcreast was the son of John Gilcreast. John Gilcreast married Martha Nevins, daughter of Thomas Nevins and Martha (?).1 John Gilcreast died on 14 Feb 1791 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.2
     He bought property from Mary Gilcreast on 30 Nov 1771 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 He made a will on 14 Dec 1790 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.3 (an unknown value.)

Children of John Gilcreast and Martha Nevins

Citations

  1. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 7.
  2. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 279.
  3. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 3.

Martha Nevins1

F, #949, b. 31 December 1742, d. 26 August 1820
Last Edited=4 March 2014
     Martha Nevins was born on 31 Dec 1742 in Methuen, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Nevins and Martha (?)2,1 Martha Nevins married John Gilcreast, son of John Gilcreast.2 Martha Nevins died on 26 Aug 1820 at Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 77.3
     Her married name was Gilcreast. In John Gilcreast's will on 14 Dec 1790 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, Martha was named as an heir.4

Children of Martha Nevins and John Gilcreast

Citations

  1. [S612] Topsfield Historical Society, , 95.
  2. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 7.
  3. [S420] Miscellaneous Dracut Vital Records, 1817-1847.
  4. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 3.

Hannah Gilcreast

F, #950, b. 18 August 1763
Last Edited=23 August 2007
     Hannah Gilcreast was born on 18 Aug 1763 in Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of John Gilcreast and Martha Nevins.
     She married John Clark, Jr. In John Gilcreast's will on 14 Dec 1790 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, Hannah was named as an heir.2 She married 22 Feb 1797 John Eliot.3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S349] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Dracut, Massachusetts, To The End of the Year 1849, 56.
  2. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 3.
  3. [S345] Dracut Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 182 (1797 GILCRIST, Hannah and John Eliot, int. Feb. 4, 1797. [Gilchrist, and John Ellit, m. Feb. 22, C.R.1.] ).
  4. [S651] Harriet J. Gilcreast, , 11 ("m./ Feb. 22, 1797 John Eliot."
  5. [S1137] Alfred Poore, "A Genealogical-Historical Visitation of Andover, Massachusetts in the year 1863", (indicates that she "mar. John Alexander and went West").