Saturday, April 23, 2016

New England Colonists, 1600-1700 Burmin-Butts

Colonial Boston


Thomas, at Barnstable, Mass. pre-1663.

Burn or Burns

Edward, was a freeman at Hingham, Mass. in 1666.
John was at Plymouth in 1651.
Lawrence was a resident of Marblehead, Mass. in 1668.
Richard was at Lynn, Mass. in 1635, before removing to Sandwich, Mass. in 1637.
Thomas was at Marshfield, Mass. in 1648.
William was living at Duxbury, Mass. in 1638.


Robert was born in England in 1595 before settling at Roxbury pre-1642 when he is seen at Reading, Mass..


William was of Yorkshire, England and settled at Boston in 1630.


John was a carpenter and the son of Robert. John was born in 1616 and came to Ipswich, Mass. in 1639.
Robert, brother of the preceding, was born at Norwich, Norfolk, England and came to Boston in 1635. He then removed to Dover, NH..
Thomas was a brother of preceding and a carpenter. He was born at Norwich as well, in 1619, and settled at Ipswich, Mass. in 1639.
Thomas was a lawyer who was born at Hatfield, Herefordshire, England in 1617 before removing to Barbadoes in 1635. He then went to Hartford, Conn. in 1649.


Thomas came from England to Mass. sometime around 1644. He is first seen at Rowley, Mass. in 1651.


Benjamin was the first settler of Hartford, Conn. in 1635.
Jehu was born in England and came with Winthrop's Fleet in 1630 to Boston. He is found as a freeman at Rowley in 1632, then a pioneer at Springfield, Mass. in 1636 and lastly at Fairfield, Mass. in 1636.
Rev. Jonathan was born at Redgrave, Suffolk, England in 1604 and came to Dorchester, Mass. in 1639. He died of smallpox there in 1641.
Simon, brother of the preceding, was a settler of Hingham, Mass. pre-1645.


John, son of John and the 4th generation from Robert of Seething(a small parish near Norton, Subcourse, which is about 9 miles south of Norwich, England)was a freeman at Charlestown, Mass. in 1637.
Thomas was married at Lynn, Mass. in 1687.


What is deemed to mightiest hurricane ever to hit New England was in 1635, August 15th to be precise. My ancestors ship, the Angel Gabriel didn't make it but my ancestors(John Bayley and family) did, as their sister ship the James did as well. here is a great link to some of the story.


George was a resident of Lynn, Mass. in 1630.
John was at Roxbury, Mass. pre-1632.
John was a resident of Weymouth pre-1659.
William was at New Haven, Conn. in 1650.


William was born at England and one of the first settlers of Stratford, Conn. in 1640.

Burroughs or Burrows

Francis was a merchant at Boston in 1685.
Jeremiah was at Scituate, Mass. in 1647.
John was a cooper and came from Yarmouth, England to Salem in 1637.
John was at New Haven, Conn. in 1644.
John was at Enfield, Conn. in 1684.
Peter was of Wethersfield, Conn before removing to New London, Conn..
Robert was at Wethersfield, Conn. in 1645, the year of his marriage.
William was born in 1616 and came to New England in 1635, living at Providence, R.I. in 1641.


John was at Weymouth pre-1630, when he is found as a freeman at Dorchester, Mass..

Burt or Burr

George was at Lynn in 1635.
Henry was at Roxbury pre-1640, where and when he is found at Springfield, Mass..
James came from England to Newport, R.I. in 1639 before removing to Taunton in 1645.
Richard was one of the first purchasers at Taunton, Mass. in 1639.
Roger was at Cambridge in 1643.


Boniface was at Lynn in 1630, then a freeman at Salem in 1635 and finally at Reading, Mass. in 1644.
Edward was at Charlestown, Mass. in 1633. He then removed to Hingham, Mass by 1647.
John was a tanner at Salem in 1637.
Thomas was at Hingham in 1640.
William was at Warwick, R.I. before removing to Providence, R.I. pre-1714, the date of his death.


John came from County Herts, England to Milford, Conn. in 1639.


Nicholas was born in England in 1587 and was a weaver before coming from Norwich, England to Boston in 1635. He then removed to Watertown, Mass. in 1637 and then back to Boston by 1646.


Edward was at Salem in 1665.
John was at Cambridge in 1652.
John was at Wells, Maine in 1654.
Randolph, Randolf or Renold was at Brighton, Mass. in 1641.
Samuel was at Suffield, Conn. in 1679.


Edward was a merchant at Boston in 1635.


Francis was born in England and came to New England in 1635, settling at Guilford, Conn. by 1639.
John was a glazier and born in England in 1614. He was a resident of Boston in 1635.

More of the story on the hurricane of 1635.

The ship James unloading at Pemaquid after the great storm

Buss, Busse or Bussey

Isaac was a weaver who was born in England in 1592. He was at Salem in 1639 and then Salisbury in 1640.
John was a brother of the preceding and also a resident of Salisbury in 1640.
William was married at Portsmouth, N.H. in 1687.


John was married at Boston in 1662.


Daniel was at Wickford, R.I. in 1674.
Henry was a schoolmaster who came from County Kent, England in 1642. He went to Dorchester that year but returned to England the same year.
James was at Lancaster, Mass. in 1663, removed to Woburn and then to Billerica, Mass., where he died in 1681.
John was a physician at Boston in 1644. He was at Hartford, Conn. by 1666, then at Branford, Conn. by 1669.
John was at New London, Conn. pre-1685.
Nicholas came from Eastwell, Kent, England to Dorchester, Mass. in 1637, removed to Martha's Vineyard in 1651.
Peter was at Boston pre-1655.
Richard came from Braintree, England in 1632 to Cambridge, then removed to Hartford pre-1643.
Stephen was at Boston in 1652.
Thomas was at Lynn, Mass. before removing to Sandwich, Mass. in 1637.
Thomas was born in 1674 at England and settled at Berwick, Maine in 1690.
Walter was at Greenwich, Conn. in 1672.
William, borther of Richard, was at Cambridge in 1634, then to Hartford, pre-1641.


Jeremiah was at Salem pre-1659.

Butts or Butt

Richard was at Dorchester, Mass. pre-1675.