Brackett Family


Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 3.0
CLARKB Project Version 26
September 29, 1999

Table of Contents


Brackett, Copeland, Deering, Fenno, Haward, Hawes, Howard, Newcomb, Thayer, Twelves, Wooley


First Generation

1. unknown father of1 Brackett brothers (#3915) birth date unknown.

unknown father of Brackett brothers had the following children:

Second Generation

2. William2 Brackett (unknown father of1) (#3916) birth date unknown. His remains were interred May 6, 1575 in St. Peter's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(1)

He married Alice (Brackett).(2) (Alice (Brackett) is #3917.) Alice died after 1574/5.

William was employed at as a butcher. William's estate was probated July 5, 1575 in Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, England.(3)

William Brackett and Alice (Brackett) had the following children:

3. Thomas2 Brackett (unknown father of1) (#3921) birth date unknown. Thomas died 1574 in Sudbury, Suffolk, England.

He married Emma (Brackett).(5) (Emma (Brackett) is #3925.) Emma died after 1573/4.

Thomas's estate was probated January 13, 1573/4 in Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, England.(6)

Thomas Brackett and Emma (Brackett) had the following children:

4. George2 Brackett (unknown father of1) (#3922) birth date unknown. George died after 1574/5.

A brother named George is mentioned in the 1574 will of Thomas Brackett and in the 1575 will of William Brackett.

George Brackett had the following child:

Third Generation

6. Richard3 Brackett (William2, unknown father of1) (#4164) was born in Sudbury, Suffolk, England. Richard died after 1616/7.

He married twice. He married Alice Harper 1589 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(10) (Alice Harper is #4048.) Her remains were interred May 17, 1595 in St. Peter's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(11) He married Elizabeth (Greengrasse) (Brackett) February 4, 1601/2 in Long Melford, Suffolk, England.(12) (Elizabeth (Greengrasse) (Brackett) is #4050.)

Richard Brackett had the following children:

Richard Brackett and Alice Harper had the following child:

Richard Brackett and Elizabeth (Greengrasse) (Brackett) had the following child:

7. William3 Brackett (William2, unknown father of1) (#4033) was born in Sudbury, Suffolk, England.

He married Alice Bull July 21, 1582 in St. Peter's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(16) (Alice Bull is #4034.) Alice was born in maybe, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.

William Brackett and Alice Bull had the following child:

Fourth Generation

12. Peter4 Brackett (Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#4165) was born in maybe, Sudbury, Suffolk, England. His remains were interred August 25, 1616 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(18)

He married Rachel (Brackett) (Sanders) circa 1607 in probably, Sudbury, Suffolk, England. (Rachel (Brackett) (Sanders) is #4166.) Rachel was born circa 1590 in maybe, Sudbury, Suffolk, England. (Additional notes for Rachel (Brackett) (Sanders)(19)) Rachel died September 15, 1651 in Braintree, MA, at 61 years of age.(20)

Peter's estate was probated August 28, 1616 in Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, England.(21)

Peter Brackett and Rachel (Brackett) (Sanders) had the following children:

13. Richard4 Brackett (Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#4040) was born in probably, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.

He married Margerie Weeden May 30, 1607 in Long Melford, Suffolk, England.(24) (Margerie Weeden is #4041.)

Richard Brackett and Margerie Weeden had the following children:

Fifth Generation

18. Peter5 Brackett (Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#4167) was born circa 1608.(30) Peter died after 1672/3 in maybe, Braintree, MA.

He married twice. He married Martha Ray October 4, 1632 in Cavendish, Suffolk, England.(31) (Martha Ray is #4168.) Martha was born circa 1610 in probably, Clare Parish, Suffolk, England. (Additional notes for Martha Ray(32)) He married Mary (Williams) before 1647.(33) (Mary (Williams) is #4170.) Mary was born circa 1620. (Additional notes for Mary (Williams)(34))

Peter Brackett and Martha Ray had the following children:

Peter Brackett and Mary (Williams) had the following child:

19. Richard5 Brackett (Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#4171) was born in St. Gregory's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England before September 16, 1610 (chr. date). Richard died March 3, 1689/0 in Braintree, MA, at 79 years of age.(40)

He married Alice Blower January 6, 1633/4 in St. Katherine's, by the Tower, London, England.(41) (Alice Blower is #4172.) Alice was born circa 1610 in England.

He was christened September 16, 1610 in St. Gregory's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(42)

Richard Brackett and Alice Blower had the following children:

20. Rachel5 Brackett (Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#987) was born in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England before April 28, 1614 (chr. date). Rachel died after 22 March 1685/6 in probably, Braintree, MA, at approximately 71 years of age.

She married Francis Newcomb May 27, 1630 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(49) (Francis Newcomb is #986.) Francis was born circa 1605 in maybe, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(50) (Additional notes for Francis Newcomb(51)) Francis died May 27, 1692 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA, at 86 years of age. His remains were interred 1692 in Quincy, now Norfolk Co, MA.(52) His name is found first in the parish registers at Sudbury. No other Newcomes appear in the Sudbury parishes. The naming pattern of his children accurately reflects his wife's parents, and indicate that his parents might have been John and Hannah. According to a passenger list of April 5, 1635, now in London, he came to New England on the ship "Planter". Since many of the other emigrants on that vessel were from St. Albans in Hertfordshire, many researchers had speculated that he had come from there. After his arrival, he stayed in Boston for three years, and then settled in Mt. Wallaston, later called Braintree, in an area that is now in Quincy.

She was christened April 28, 1614 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(53) 22 March 1685 Rachel was admitted to membership of the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(54)

Rachel Brackett and Francis Newcomb had the following children:

Sixth Generation

29. Martha6 Brackett (Peter5, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#4054) was born in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England before May 5, 1636 (chr. date).

She married Robert Twelves 22 : 9 : 55 in Boston, MA.(63) (Robert Twelves is #3008.)

She was christened May 5, 1636 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(64)

Martha Brackett and Robert Twelves had the following children:

38. Josiah6 Brackett (Richard5, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#3010) was born in Braintree, MA 8 : 5 : 52.

He married Elizabeth Waldo Feb. 4, 1672. (Elizabeth Waldo is #3185.) Elizabeth was the daughter of Cornelius Waldo and Hannah Cogswell.

Josiah Brackett and Elizabeth Waldo had the following child:

40. John6 Newcomb (Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#1494) was born in Sudbury, Suffolk, England July 1634.(65) John died in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.

He married twice. He married Ruth Marshall. (Ruth Marshall is #1495.) Ruth was born circa 1635. Ruth(66) was the daughter of Scottish parent of John Marshall. Ruth died in maybe, Braintree, MA. He married Elizabeth (Newcomb).(67) (Elizabeth (Newcomb) is #3127.) (Additional notes for Elizabeth (Newcomb)(68)) Elizabeth died after 1720/1.

He was christened August 8, 1634 in All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, England.(69) John's estate was probated June 11, 1722 in Suffolk Co, MA.(70)

John Newcomb and Ruth Marshall had the following children:

42. Mary6 Newcomb (Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#1475) was born in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA April 1, 1640.

She married Samuel Deering November 10, 1657 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA. (Samuel Deering is #1474.) Samuel was born circa 1625 in England?. Samuel died October 23, 1671 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA, at 46 years of age.

Mary Newcomb and Samuel Deering had the following children:

44. Peter6 Newcomb (Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#988) was born in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA May 16, 1648.

He married twice. He married Susannah Cutting 4th mo. 26, 1672 in Braintree, MA.(80) (Susannah Cutting is #989.) Susannah was born AFT 1650 in probably, Watertown, MA. 14 June 1674 Susannah was admitted to membership of the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(81) He married Mary Phillips after 1688/9.(82) (Mary Phillips is #3142.) Mary was born May 24, 1661 in Weymouth, MA.(83) Mary was the daughter of Richard Phillips and Mary Packard. Mary died 1738 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA, at 77 years of age.(84)

Peter Newcomb and Susannah Cutting had the following children:

Peter Newcomb and Mary Phillips had the following child:

Seventh Generation

50. Rachel7 Brackett (Josiah6, Richard5, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#3197) was born AFT 1672.

She married Joseph Wooley 3 Dec. 1688 in Chelmsford, MA.(106) (Joseph Wooley is #3198.)

Rachel Brackett and Joseph Wooley had the following child:

51. Ruth7 Newcomb (John6, Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1)(107) (#3117) was born in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA. Ruth died after 1720/1.

She married Mr. Copeland.(108) (Mr. Copeland is #3118.)

Ruth Newcomb and Mr. Copeland had the following child:

55. Samuel7 Newcomb (John6, Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1)(110) (#1008) was born in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA February 25, 1659/0. Samuel died before 1721.

Samuel Newcomb had the following child:

56. Rachel7 Newcomb (John6, Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1)(112) (#747) was born in probably, Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA circa 1665. Rachel died October 16, 1750 in probably, Canton, Suffolk Co, MA, at 85 years of age.

She married John Fenno June 25, 1690 in Milton, Suffolk Co, MA. (John Fenno is #746.) John was born August 29, 1665 in Milton, Suffolk Co, MA. John was the son of John Fenno and Rebecca Tucker. John died April 23, 1741 in Canton, Suffolk Co, MA, at 75 years of age.

Rachel was baptized 13 Oct 1672 by Rev. Moses Fiske at the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(113) 24 July 1681 Rachel was admitted to membership of the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(114)

Rachel Newcomb and John Fenno had the following children:

57. Hannah7 Newcomb (John6, Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1)(120) (#3121) was born in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA before 13 Oct 1672 (bapt date). Hannah died after 1720/1.

She married twice. She married William Hayward or Howard 22 November 1693 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(121) (William Hayward or Howard is #6681.) William was born probably before 1676. William died 26 March 1696/7 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA, at 21 years of age.(122) She married William Thayer 22 Sept 1699 in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(123) (William Thayer is #3122.)

Hannah was baptized 13 Oct 1672 by Rev. Moses Fiske at the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(124) 16 May 1697 Hannah owned the covenent at the First Church in Braintree, Suffolk Co, MA.(125)

Hannah Newcomb and William Hayward or Howard had the following children:

Hannah Newcomb and William Thayer had the following child:

60. Sarah7 Deering (Mary6 Newcomb, Rachel5 Brackett, Peter4, Richard3, William2, unknown father of1) (#737) was born in probably, Braintree, MA circa 1662. Sarah died in maybe, Braintree, MA.

She married John Hawes May 27, 1683 in Suffolk Co, MA. (John Hawes is #736.) John was born December 17, 1656 in Dedham, Suffolk Co, MA.(130) John was the son of Edward Hawes and Eliony Lumber. John died February 21, 1731/2 at 75 years of age.(131)

She was christened 13. 8. 1672. in First Church, Braintree, MA.(132)

Sarah Deering and John Hawes had the following child:


Notes and References


1. John Brooks Threlfall, 'The English Ancestry of Richard Brackett of Braintree,' TAG, (TAG, April, 1976), The American Genealogist, Vol.52 No.2, pp.65-75 extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter (hereafter cited as Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett).
2. Ibid.
3. Ibid., extracts; and Will of William Brackett of Sudbury, Filed at Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk (Wroo 88): "4 May 1575 -- The will of William Brackett of Sudbury, Suffolk, Botcher, being at this time in perfect memory. my body to be buried in the churchyard of St. Gregoryes. all my houses with the appurtenances in Sudbury which I have shalbe sold by Richard Brackett my son & Peter Hallwell of little Cornard within two years next & immediately ensuing my decease to the most advantage. the money to be disburst in manner & form following. to Alyce Brackett my wife 40 pounds presently after sale is made. In consideration of it she shall keep Will'm Brackett & Maud Brackett my children & if she chance to die or sale be made, then I will and give the same 40 pounds to Will'm Brackett my son & Maud Brackett my daughter to be equally divided between them. "to Edmond Brackett my son 30 pounds to be paid after my houses be sold. if he die, to his children at 21. "to Maud Brackett my daughter 10 pounds which Alice my wife is to receive and give bond to my executor to pay to Maud at age 18, but if Maud die before 18, the 10 pounds to go to William Brackett my son. "to Richard Brackett my son the residue of the proceeds of the sale. if the said Richard be able to bind the said houses, then I will that he should have the p'forment thereof giving for the same as another man will. "Alice my wife to have the occupation of all my said houses rent free until they be sold. "to George Brackett my brother my maser tipped with silver & all my apparell. "to Will'm Brackett my son & to his heirs my staule in the m'kytte. Alice my wife to receive the profit thereof until he reaches 21 but if he die before 21, then the same staule unto Maud my daughter. "to Alice my wife all the movable goods within the houses, one cow & all the swine, except one feather bed & one boulster which lyeth on the bed next to the entry which I do give unto Richard my son. to Richard Brackett my son all my leases of all those grounds, lands & meadows which I now hold & occupy. all my corn now growing, and all my goods, chattels & movables unbequeathed. Richard to be the executor, Thomas Smyth to be overseer; witnesses: Lawrence Newman, Clarke, George Brackett, Will'm Curd, Nicholas Ruggell, John Brackett & Thomas Smythe with others. Proved 5 July 1575 (Wroo 88).", (hereafter cited as 1575 Will (text), William Brackett).
4. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury St. Gregory.
5. 1574 will of Thomas Brackett
6. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts his will, citing Coole 364. Will date 10 Sep 1574.
7. 1574 will of his father refers to his 'little children'
8. 1574 will of his father refers to his 'little children'
9. He is mentioned in the 1574 will of his uncle, Thomas Brackett
10. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, cites Boyd's Marriage Index.
11. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
12. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
13. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
14. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
15. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
16. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
17. Ibid., extracts parish register bills of Sudbury St. Peter.
18. Douglas M.A. Richardson, 'Brackett Newcomb Sanders Connection,' TAG, (TAG, Oct 1979), The Amer. Gen., V.55 No.4, pp.215-7 (hereafter cited as Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders).
19. Ibid., argues convincingly that Rachel Sanders was the widow Brackett.
20. Ibid.
21. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts/I>; and Will of Peter Brackett of Sudbury, Filed at Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk: "8 Aug. 1616 -- I Peter Brackett of Sudbury in the countie of Suff and diocese of Norwich being sicke in bodie but whole in minde. Rachell my wiffe shall have all my goods chattells and implemts of householde in consideration that she shall bring up my children and pay unto every one of my children twentye shillings apeece as namely Peter Richard and Rachell and my will is that the childe w'ch my wiffe is w'th childe w'th shall have twentye shillings to be paid unto them at their severall ages of Twenty and one yeares and if any of them doe dye before their portion to be divided among them that shalbe liveing. "Item I will and my mynde is that my Father Richard Bracket shall have the rents of my house in the p'ishe of St. Peters in Sudburye wherein one Martyn London now dwelleth during his naturall liffe and after his deceasse I will and my minde is that my said house shalbe solde by my wiffe and the money thereof to be devided amonge my children that shalbe then liveing and my will is that my eldest sonne Peter Bracket shall have Five pounds more than the residue. "Item I ordaine and make Rachell my Loving wiffe to be executrix of this my last will and testament. [signed] Peter Bracket. (Proved 28 Aug. 1616)" "Witnesses: ----- Ruggle, Rychard Bracket, Thomas Grigges, Edward Strachie, William Strutt" , (hereafter cited as 1616 Will (text), Peter Brackett).
22. Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders, says he probably died young.
23. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury All Saints.
24. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
25. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
26. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
27. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
28. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
29. Ibid., extracts parish register of Long Melford.
30. He is named first of children in his father's will
31. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Cavendish.
32. Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders, says she likely was dau. of John Clare (will NEHGR V.64 p.58).
33. Ibid.
34. Ibid., says Peter Brackett's 3rd wife was widow of Nathaniel Williams.
35. Ibid.
36. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury All Saints.
37. Ibid., extracts parish register of Sudbury All Saints.
38. V.3, p.126, "John the sonne of Peter Bracket was borne 30 (9) 1641."
39. V.3, p.126, "Joseph the sonne of Peter Bracket was borne 13 (8) 1642."
40. Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders, says age 80.
41. Ibid.
42. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury St. Gregory.
43. V.37, p.287, "peter Brackett & elizabeth Boxworth were married 7th mo. 6th 1661, by peter Brackett."
44. p.5, "Peter & John of Richard Brockett."
45. p.5, "Peter & John of Richard Brockett."
46. V.37, p.287, "Simon Crossbee and Rachell Brackett were maried the (15) (5) 1659 by major Autherton of dorchester."
47. p.8, "Rachel of Richard Brockett."
48. V.3, p.126, "Mary the daughter of Richard Bracket was borne 1 (12) 1641."
49. Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders, Modern transcript of register gives name as Alice [sic] Brackett.
50. guessed from place of marriage
51. Della Kendall Hall, The Ancestry of Athalia (Haws) Kendall (1886-1964)., (Ward Pub.Co, Asheville, NC:1988), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, LDS Film 1320886, Vol.1 pp.34-37 (hereafter cited as Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall). Thomas Newcome was vicar of the parish of Bardwell, Essex, in 1596, and also served at Thorpe next Ixworth in 1603. Arms of a lion's head between three crescents were borne by Newcomb/Newcome/Newcomen of Layham and Marlesford. A John Newcome had lived at Exning in the west of Suffolk, but no record is known after the death of his wife around 1696. The Newcome name is more plentiful in Cambridge, to the west, and in Essex, south across the river from Sudbury.
52. NEHGR V.9 p.154, 'Mr.Francis Newcomb, died May, 27, 1692 aged 100 years'
53. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury All Saints.
54. Edward Evarts Jackson, Esq., of Braintree, Mass., "Records of the First Church at Braintree, Mass. (From Rev. William P. Lunte's copy of Records of the First Church at Braintree, Mass., now in the charge of the City Clerk of Quincy, Mass.)," NEHGR, V.59 (1905), 87 ff., 153 ff., 269 ff. 22. 1. 1685. Rachel Nucum, the aged, from Boston first church (hereafter cited as Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church).
55. Passenger list of 'Planter', 5 Apr 1635, gives age as 2 1/2
56. John G. Hunt, The Maternal Ancestry of Hudson Leverett (1640-94), TAG, Oct 1964, The American Genealogist, V. 40 No. 4, pp. 228-30 (hereafter cited as Hunt, TAG 40:228, Leverett Ancestry).
57. IGI batch 7118116-46.
58. IGI batch 7118116-46.
59. IGI Batch M500361-1069
60. IGI batch 7228504-60.
61. Elizabeth nucome the daughter of ffrancis nucome and Rachell his wife was borne the (26) (6) 1658.
62. IGI batch M500361-0067.
63. V.11, p.201, "Robert Twelues was marryed unto Martha Bracket the Daughter of Peter Bracket of Brantrey 22 : 9 : 55 By Rich'd Bellingham Dep't Gov'r."
64. Threlfall, TAG v52, English Ancestry of Brackett, extracts parish register of Sudbury All Saints.
65. Passenger list of 'Planter', 5 Apr 1635, gives his age as 9 months
66. George Freeman Jr. Sanborn, 'Ruth Marshall, First Wife of John(2) Newcomb,' TAG, (TAG, July/Oct 1985, pub.1986), The Amer. Gen., Vol.61, No.2, pp.111-4 (hereafter cited as Freeman, Sanborn, TAG:61, Ruth Marshall).
67. 1721 Will of John Newcomb of Braintree, LDS Film 584136, Suffolk Co, Probate, Vol.22, p.559, No.4595 (hereafter cited as 1721 Will, John Newcomb).
68. Ibid.
69. Richardson, TAG:55, Brackett Newcomb Sanders.
70. 1721 Will, John Newcomb.
71. Ibid.
72. Ibid.
73. Ibid.
74. Ibid.
75. Ibid.
76. Ibid.
77. Ibid.
78. IGI Batch 7732606-79
79. IGI Batch A456931-0460
80. V.37, p.347, "peter nucome & Susan Cuttin were maried the 4th mo. 26, 1672, by capt Mason."
81. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 14. 4. 1674. Susanna wife of Peter Newcomb, not before in full, dism. from Watert.
82. George Walter Chamberlain, History of Weymouth Massachusetts, (Weymouth, MA: Hist. Soc, 1923), v.3 p.303 (hereafter cited as Chamberlain, History of Weymouth MA).
83. Ibid., v.3 p.303.
84. Ibid., v.3 p.303.
85. Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall, Vol.1 p.38, gives date as '22 (4) 1673-4'.
86. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38. But her father's will, 4 Apr 1725, she's deceased.
87. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38; and 1725 Will of Peter Newcomb of Braintree, LDS Film 584137, Suffolk Co, Probate, Vol.24, p.94, No.5105 (hereafter cited as 1725 Will, Peter Newcomb).
88. Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall, Vol.1 p.38, gives date as 'Feb. 5, 1678'.
89. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38, gives date as '31 (8) 1675'.
90. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38.
91. 1725 Will, Peter Newcomb.
92. Ibid.
93. Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall, Vol.1 pp.38.
94. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38.
95. Ibid., p.38.
96. 1725 Will, Peter Newcomb.
97. Ibid.
98. Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall, Vol.1 p.38, gives date as '4 (1) 1682'.
99. 1725 Will, Peter Newcomb.
100. Hall, Ancestry of Athalia Kendall, Vol.1 p.38, gives date as 'Mar. 1, 1685-6'.
101. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38.
102. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38.
103. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38, gives date as '14 (3) 1694'.
104. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38, gives date as 'March 17, 1704'.
105. Ibid., Vol.1 p.38.
106. p.153, "Joseph Wooley of Concord & Rachell Brackett of Chelmsford - at Chelmsford."
107. 1721 Will, John Newcomb.
108. Ibid.
109. Ibid.
110. Ibid.
111. Ibid.
112. Ibid.
113. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 13. 8. 1672. Rachel and Hannah daughters of John Newcomb.
114. Ibid., 24. 5. 1681. Rachel Nucum child of this church.
115. 'The Wentworths in Canton - Their Ancestry,' NEHGR, (Boston, MA: NEHGS), V.8, July 1854, p.247 age 89 (hereafter cited as NEHGR v8:247, Wentworths in Canton).
116. Ibid.
117. Allen H. Bent, 'Fenno Family,' NEHGR, (Boston, MA: NEHGS, Oct 1898), V.52 pp.448-457 gives date as 'July 2, 1771(?)' (hereafter cited as Bent, NEHGR v52, Fenno Family).
118. Frederic Endicott, ed., The Record of Births, Marriages, Deaths, and Intentions of Marriage in the Town of Stoughton from 1727 to 1800, and in the Town of Canton from 1797 to 1845, Preceded by the Records of the South Precinct of Dorchester from 1715 to 1727 (Canton, MA: William Bense, 1896), p. 30 (p. 65 of record) (hereafter cited as Endicott, Stoughton & Canton Records).
119. Bent, NEHGR v52, Fenno Family, says she was aged 21.
120. 1721 Will, John Newcomb.
121. Samuel A. Bates, ed., Records of the Town of Braintree 1640 to 1793 (Randolph, MA: Daniel H. Huxford, 1886), p. 721 [129], William Hayward and Hanah Nucom were married upon the 22d day of November 1693, by Major Quinsey (hereafter cited as Bates, Braintree Records).
122. Ibid., p. 693, William Howard dyed 26th of March Anno Dom. 1696/7.
123. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 22. 7. 1699. William Thear & Hannah Haward widow/I>; and 1721 Will, John Newcomb, calls her Hannah Thayer.
124. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 13. 8. 1672. Rachel and Hannah daughters of John Newcomb.
125. Ibid., 16. 3. 1697. Hannah Haw'd widow, d. of John Nucom, Sen.
126. Bates, Braintree Records, p. 667 [57], Ruth Howerd, the daughter of William Howerd and Hanah his wife was born upon the 22 of October 1694.
127. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 16. 10. 1694. Ruth daughter of William & Hannah Haward.
128. Bates, Braintree Records, p. 675 [76], William Howard, son of William Howard and Hannah his wife was borne March: 22: 1696/7.
129. Ibid., p. 684 [89], William ye son of William Thayer & Hannah his wife was born ye 11th day of May 170 [sic]. Author's note: although the entry lies between one of October 1704 and another of July 1705, three lines previous is a 1702 entry, preceded by a 1700 entry.
130. Gilbert Ray Hawes, 'The Hawes Family,' Dedham Historical Register, (Boston, MA: Dedham H.S., Apr 1890), Vol.I, No.2, pp.60-1 (hereafter cited as Hawes, Dedham HR v1, Hawes Family).
131. Ibid.
132. Jackson, NEHGR 59, Braintree Fisrt Church, 13. 8. 1672. Sarah daughter of widow Deering (10 years old).
133. Endicott, Stoughton & Canton Records, p. 35 (74), Margorit Haws, widow of John Haws, & daughter of philip & - Goodwin Deceased march ye 14, 1732-3.


Index

(Brackett) (Sanders)

(Brackett) (Sanders), Rachel (marriage to Peter Brackett) (i4166), b.1590-d.1651

(Brackett)

(Brackett), Alice (marriage to William Brackett) (i3917), d.1575
(Brackett), Emma (marriage to Thomas Brackett) (i3925), d.1574
(Brackett), Priscilla (marriage to Peter Brackett) (i4169), b.1615-

(Greengrasse) (Brackett)

(Greengrasse) (Brackett), Elizabeth (marriage to Richard Brackett) (i4050)

(Newcomb)

(Newcomb), Deborah (marriage to Jonathan Newcomb) (i3136)
(Newcomb), Elizabeth (marriage to John Newcomb) (i3127), d.1721

(Williams)

(Williams), Mary (marriage to Peter Brackett) (i4170), b.1620-

Billings

Billings, Hannah (marriage to John Fenno) (i2205), b.1707-d.1768
Billings, Stephen (marriage to Elizabeth Fenno) (i2206), b.1691-d.1767

Blanchard

Blanchard, John (marriage to Hannah Brackett) (i3160), d.1693

Blower

Blower, Alice (marriage to Richard Brackett) (i4172), b.1610-

Bozworth

Bozworth, Elizabeth (marriage to Peter Brackett) (i3012)

Brackett

Brackett, Abraham (i4043), b.1609-
Brackett, Agnes (i4042), b.1608-
Brackett, Alice (i4045), b.1613-
Brackett, Edmond (i4032)
Brackett, Edward (i3926), b.1565-
Brackett, Edward (i4051), b.1603-
Brackett, George (i3922), d.1575
Brackett, Hannah (i3014)
Brackett, Isack (i4044), b.1611-
Brackett, John (i2076), b.1641-d.1666
Brackett, John (i3069)
Brackett, Jonathan (i4173), b.1616-
Brackett, Joseph (i3002), b.1642-
Brackett, Josiah (i3010), b.1652-
Brackett, Margerie (i4047), b.1583-
Brackett, Martha (i4054), b.1636-
Brackett, Mary (i2074), b.1641-
Brackett, Maud (i4037)
Brackett, Nathaniel (i3011), b.1647-d.1713
Brackett, Peter (i3015)
Brackett, Peter (i4052), b.1633-
Brackett, Peter (i4165)
Brackett, Peter (i4167), b.1608-d.1673
Brackett, Rachel (i987), b.1614-d.1686
Brackett, Rachel (i3086), b.1639-
Brackett, Rachel (i3197), b.1672-
Brackett, Rachel (i4053), b.1635-
Brackett, Richard (i4040)
Brackett, Richard (i4046), b.1614-
Brackett, Richard (i4164), d.1617
Brackett, Richard (i4171), b.1610-d.1690
Brackett, Robert (i3923), b.1574-
Brackett, Robert (i4049), b.1593-
Brackett, Thomas (i3921), d.1574
Brackett, unknown father of, brothers (i3915)
Brackett, William (i3916)
Brackett, William (i4020), b.1565-
Brackett, William (i4033)
Brackett, William (i4036), b.1583-

Brett

Brett, John (marriage to Freelove Fenno) (i2566)

Bull

Bull, Alice (marriage to William Brackett) (i4034)

Copeland

Copeland, Mr. (marriage to Ruth Newcomb) (i3118)
Copeland, Samuel (i3119), d.1721

Crosby

Crosby, Simon (marriage to Rachel Brackett) (i3013)

Cutting

Cutting, Susannah (marriage to Peter Newcomb) (i989), b.1650-

Davenport

Davenport, Richard (marriage to another daughter Newcomb) (i3126), d.1721

Deering

Deering, Rachel (i999), b.1659-
Deering, Samuel (marriage to Mary Newcomb) (i1474), b.1625-d.1671
Deering, Sarah (i737), b.1662-

Everett

Everett, William (marriage to Rachel Newcomb) (i990), b.1678-d.1766

Fenno

Fenno, Bethiah (i373), b.1692-d.1780
Fenno, Elizabeth (i1041), b.1707-d.1783
Fenno, Freelove (i2561), b.1715-
Fenno, Isaac (i2569), b.1699-d.1771
Fenno, John (i2204), b.1703-d.1769
Fenno, John (marriage to Rachel Newcomb) (i746), b.1665-d.1741
Fenno, Joseph (i2555), b.1695-d.1764
Fenno, Rebecca (i1123), b.1697-d.1783
Fenno, Ruth (i2567), b.1705-d.1768
Fenno, Seth (i2557), b.1709-d.1740

French

French, Hannah (marriage to John Brackett) (i3106)

Goldyng

Goldyng, George (marriage to Maud Brackett) (i4038)

Goodwin

Goodwin, Margaret (marriage to John Hawes) (i369), b.1700-d.1733

Harper

Harper, Alice (marriage to Richard Brackett) (i4048)

Haward

Haward, Ruth (i6682), b.1694-

Hawes

Hawes, John (i368), b.1695-
Hawes, John (marriage to Sarah Deering) (i736), b.1656-d.1732

Hayward or Howard

Hayward or Howard, William (marriage to Hannah Newcomb) (i6681), b.1676-d.1697

Hobart

Hobart, Benjamin (marriage to Susannah Newcomb) (i3130)
Hobart, Mr. (marriage to Sarah Newcomb) (i3134)

Howard

Howard, William (i6683), b.1697-

Jenison

Jenison, Samuel (marriage to Judith Newcomb) (i1004), b.1640-

Kingman

Kingman, John (marriage to Bethiah Newcomb) (i2548), b.1670-

Kinsley

Kinsley, Samuel (marriage to Hannah Brackett) (i3158), d.1662

Leonard

Leonard, Eliphalet (marriage to Ruth Fenno) (i2568), d.1786

Marshall

Marshall, Ruth (marriage to John Newcomb) (i1495), b.1635-

Newcomb

Newcomb, Abigail (i992), b.1651-
Newcomb, another daughter (i3125), d.1721
Newcomb, Bethiah (i2549), b.1673-d.1721
Newcomb, Elizabeth (i1003), b.1658-
Newcomb, Francis (marriage to Rachel Brackett) (i986), b.1605-d.1692
Newcomb, Hannah (i2547), b.1637-
Newcomb, Hannah (i3121), b.1672-d.1721
Newcomb, John (i1006), b.1659-d.1722
Newcomb, John (i1494), b.1634-
Newcomb, Jonathan (i3135), b.1686-d.1745
Newcomb, Judith (i1005), b.1646-
Newcomb, Leah (i1009), b.1654-
Newcomb, Mary (i1475), b.1640-
Newcomb, Mercy (i3123), d.1721
Newcomb, Peter (i988), b.1648-
Newcomb, Peter (i3132), b.1678-
Newcomb, Rachel (i747), b.1665-d.1750
Newcomb, Rachel (i991), b.1680-
Newcomb, Rachel (i1007), b.1631-
Newcomb, Rachel (i3131), b.1675-d.1678
Newcomb, Richard (i3137), b.1694-d.1704
Newcomb, Richard (i3143), b.1705-d.1728
Newcomb, Ruth (i3117), d.1721
Newcomb, Samuel (i1008), b.1660-d.1721
Newcomb, Samuel (i3120), d.1721
Newcomb, Sarah (i3133), b.1683-
Newcomb, Susannah (i3129), b.1673-d.1725

Phillips

Phillips, Mary (marriage to Peter Newcomb) (i3142), b.1661-d.1738

Pidg

Pidg, John (marriage to Elizabeth Newcomb) (i1002)

Pierce

Pierce, John (marriage to Rebecca Fenno) (i1122), b.1695-d.1774

Puffer

Puffer, Hannah (marriage to Isaac Fenno) (i2571), b.1710-d.1731

Ray

Ray, Martha (marriage to Peter Brackett) (i4168), b.1610-

Speer

Speer, Ebenezer (marriage to Rachel Deering) (i998)

Stedman

Stedman, Sarah (marriage to John Brackett) (i3145)

Thayer

Thayer, William (i6684), b.1700-
Thayer, William (marriage to Hannah Newcomb) (i3122)

Thorp

Thorp, James (marriage to Hannah Newcomb) (i2546), b.1635-

Trott

Trott, Mr. (marriage to Mercy Newcomb) (i3124)

Twelves

Twelves, Martha (i3103), b.1658-
Twelves, Mary (i3101), b.1656-
Twelves, Robert (marriage to Martha Brackett) (i3008)

Waldo

Waldo, Elizabeth (marriage to Josiah Brackett) (i3185)

Weeden

Weeden, Margerie (marriage to Richard Brackett) (i4041)

Wentworth

Wentworth, Charles (marriage to Bethiah Fenno) (i372), b.1684-d.1780

White

White, Sarah (marriage to Joseph Fenno) (i2556), d.1760

Wooley

Wooley, Elizabeth (i3199), b.1700-
Wooley, Joseph (marriage to Rachel Brackett) (i3198)

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