Sunday, July 9, 2017

New England Colonists, 1600-1700 Crossman-Daniels


John was born at Somersetshire, England and was one of the early settlers of Taunton, Mass. in 1639.


Crossthwayte or Crosswait

Charles was at Boston pre-1671.



Thomas was living at Charlestown, Mass. pre-1680.


Croutch or Crouch

William was at Charlestown, Mass. in 1654.



Christopher was a freeman at Windsor, Conn. in 1658.

John was at Charlestown, Mass. in 1635 before removing to Yarmouth, Mass. in 1638.

John was an original proprietor at Hartsford, Conn. in 1637.

William was from Coventry, England before showing up at Plymouth, Mass. in 1643.

Yelverton, or Elverton, was at Plymouth pre-1643, where he is seen living at Yarmouth, Mass..


Crowell(see Crow)



Joseph was at Springfield, Mass. in 1658.



John was at Portsmouth, N.H. in 1631.



James was at Scituate, Mass. by 1634(after arriving in N.E. two years earlier) and is also found at Barnstable, Mass..

Jonathan was the brother of the preceding and is found at Scituate, Mass. pre-1667.



John was from Felstead, Essex, England and is found at Hartford, Conn, in 1639, later at Boston by 1659.



John was a mariner at Boston in 1655.



Edward was a wheelwright at Dedham, Mass. pre-1640. He is then found at Roxbury, Mass. and New London, Conn by the 1650s and lastly at Mystic, Conn. in 1662.



David was at Dorchester, Mass. in 1664.

Isaac was born in 1601 at England and is found at Ipswich, Mass. in 1639. He is then found at Topsfield and Salem, Mass..

Richard was at Isle of Shoals, N.H. and Portsmouth, N.H. by 1645. He was a freeman in Mass. in 1669 before dying at Scarborough, Maine in 1676.



Samuel was at Marblehead, Mass. in 1674.


Cunliff or Cunlith

Henry was a freeman at Dorchester, Mass. in 1644 before moving to Northampton, Mass. in 1659.



Andrew was at Boston in 1684.

Patrick was living at Springfield, Mass. pre-1685.


Curney or Corney

John was married at Gloucester, Mass. in 1670.



Richard was a millwright and planter who was born in 1616 at either Scotland or England. He is found at Salisbury, Mass. in 1640 before removing to Amesbury, Mass. in 1651.


Curtis or Curtice

Deodate was at Braintree, Mass. in 1643.

Francis was married at Plymouth, Mass. in 1671.

George was at Boston in 1640.

Henry was born at England in 1607 and was at Watertown, Mass. in 1635. He was also at Sudbury, Mass. in 1636.

Henry was at Windsor, Conn. in 1645.

Henry was a resident of Boston in 1657.

Henry was an inhabitant of Marblehead, Mass pre-1674, when he is found at Pemaquid, Maine.

John came from Sussex, England and settled at Roxbury, Mass. in 1638. He is then found at Wethersfield, Mass. in 1639. He must have died a couple years later because his widow and two sons, John and William, are found at Stratford, Conn..

John settled at Scituate, Mass. first and then lived at Topsfield, Mass.. He left no issue.

Lt. Phillip, of Roxbury, had his hands cut off and was killed during the War of King Philip, in Nov., 1675.

King Philip

Richard, brother of John of Scituate, was at Marblehead in 1648 and at Scituate the following year.

Richard was a freeman at Dorchester, Mass. in 1642.

Richard was at Salem pre-1646.

Richard is found at Boston in 1657.

Samuel was at Northampton, Mass. in 1668.

Theophilus was a freeman at Woburn, Mass. in 1684.

Thomas, brother of John and Richard of Scituate, was at Scituate and then to York, Maine.

Thomas was at Wethersfield, Conn. pre-1639, being found at Wallingford, Conn. by 1670.

William was at Roxbury, Mass. in 1632.

William, brother of John, Richard and Thomas of Scituate, came to Scituate in 1643.

William was at Salem pre-1658.

Zaccheus came to Salem from Dounton, Wiltshire, England in 1635 and later removed to Gloucester, Mass..

An old wood cut of King Philips War


David was at Exeter, N.H. in 1655.

Matthew, son of Peter of Hardingham, England and baptized in 1589, came from Hingham, England to Hingham, Mass. in 1638.

Theophilus, brother of the preceding, came to Hingham in 1633 but left no issue.



James was at Scituate in 1639.

Robert was born at Canterbury, England in 1580 and is found at Plymouth in 1621. He then returned to England in 1625, leaving a son, Thomas, in the care of Gov. Bradford.

John Carver, Robert Cushman and King James I

Gov. Bradford



Cuthbert was a Dutchman who came to Plymouth in 1623 and died before 1633.



James was born at Sprowston, Norwich, England in 1606 and is found at Watertown, Mass. in 1634. He then went to Cambridge, Mass. and Lexington, Mass. by 1651.

John came from Sprowston, England to Hingham in 1637, but died the following year, leaving 4 sons, Henry, John, Samuel and Thomas.

John was married at Woburn, Mass. in 1650.

Samuel was born in 1629 and is found at Marblehead, Mass. in 1654.

Samuel was a resident of Charlestown, Mass. in 1683.


Cutt or Cutts

John was a merchant son of Richard, who came from Wales to Portsmouth, N.H,. around 1660.

Richard was a mariner and brother of the preceding and is found at Portsmouth, N.H. by 1647. He is also found to have been a freeman at Mass. in 1665.

Robert, brother of the preceding, lived at Great Island, Portsmouth, N.H., then went to Barbadoes and returned to Kittery, Maine by 1663.



Richard came with his mother, Elizabeth, from Newcastle-on-the-Tyne, to Cambridge, Mass. in 1641.

William, brother of the preceding, was a freeman at Cambridge in 1637 but returned to England by 1648.



John was at Watertown, Mass. in 1636 and after is found at Charlestown, Mass. then to Newbury, Mass. in 1642.

Richard was born in 1623 at England and came to Ipswich, Mass. under the care of Henry Kimball in 1634. He then settled at Watertown in 1640.


Dade, Davy, Dady or Dawdy

William was a butcher and is found at Charletown in 1633.


Dafforne or Daffern

John was at Boston in 1677.



Richard is at Scituate in 1690.


Daggett or Doggett

John was baptized at Boxford, Suffolk, England in 1602 and was at Watertown in 1631. He then went to Martha's Vineyard and Rehoboth, Mass. by 1645.

Thomas was born at Norwich, England in 1607 and came to Concord, Mass. in 1637 as a servant of Thomas Oliver. He then removed to Marshfield, then to Weymouth.



Peter was the first minister to the Huguenots and is at Boston in 1686.

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Thomas was the son of John, and was born at England in 1624 before being found at Concord pre-1650.


Dale, Deal or Dell

John was at Salem in 1682.

Robert was at Woburn, Mass. in 1680.


Dalisson or Dalison

Gilbert was at Milford, Mass. in 1647.


Dalton or Dolton

Philemon was a linen weaver who was born at England in 1577. He went to Watertown in 1635, then to Dedham in 1637, Hampton, N.H. in 1644 and Ipswich afterward.

Rev. Timothy, elder brother of the preceding, is found at Dedham in 1637 before removing to Hampton, N.H. by 1639. His line is now extinct.


Dame, Damme or Dam

John came from Cheshire, England to Dover, N.H. in 1633.



Humphrey was a mariner at Boston in 1654.


Damon, Damman, Daman or Daming

Edward was at Marblehead in 1674.

John was of Kent, England and a minor in the care of his uncle, William Gilson, when he came to Scituate in 1643.

John was bapt. in 1621 at Reading, Berkshire, England and came to Reading, Mass. in 1633.



Richard was a builder who was born in France in 1612 before being found at Cambridge in 1640.



John came from Berkhastead, Bishops Stortford, Herts, England to Roxbury, Mass. in 1636 and is also found at Ipswich.


Nicholas was the son of Thomas, and of the fifth generation of William Danforth, who died at Framlingham, Suffolk, England in 1512. He was bapt. at Farmlingham in 1589 and settled at Cambridge in 1634.

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Daniel was at Dover, N.H. in 1661.

James was at Exeter, N.H. in 1661.

Joseph was at Falmouth, Maine in 1680.

John is living at New London, Conn. in 1663.

Richard was at Billerica, Mass. 1675 and at Andover, Mass. afterward.

Robert was born around 1590 at England before settling at Watertown in 1636, then to Cambridge in 1651.

Stephen was at Saybrook, Conn. in 1655 and then went to New Haven, Conn..

Thomas was at Kittery, Maine in 1652 before removing to Portsmouth, N.H..

William settled at Dorchester, Mass. in 1646.