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BRIEF GENEALOGY 



GORE F A M I L Y, 



Espcciallg in tijc Einc of Gob. Cijrislopljtr Gorr. 



WILLIAM II. WHITMORE. 



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BOSTON: 

PRESS OF JOIIK WILSON AND SON. 
1875. 








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PREFACE. 



The following account of the Gorf.s contains a fnll record of 
three generation., and of one branch only after that point. A 
n:ember of the flm.ily. Mr. Tiiv.od.iu: W. Gonr.. of Bo.too and 
Auhurndale, proposes to prepare a full account of all of the nan.e ; 
and any additions to and corrections of this pamphlet will be gladly 
received by him. -^y jj -^y. 



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THE GORE FAMILY. 

Compiled from Pnhlk Bcconis and Family Papers. 



,. Jons' GoK.. of Eoxbury, 1C35, and wife Ehck. both ch. mem- 
bers. 'i'lu y bud. — 



i :MarN' 
ii. John,^ 
iii. Oba-liali,^ 
iv. Abigail,'-' 
V. Abigail,' 
y\. llaiinab,' 



b. 23 Mav, li-i.'H. 

, 27 June, IGSi'. ; d. 

5 Jiiiio, 1641; „ 

6 Mav, 1C43. 
^i. liannan,- " 15 May, 1645 

vii. Obadiab,' bap. 2o Mar. lb4J, d. 

\iii. 5 ,j 

ix. ^ twin?, unnamed, 
X. Samuel. ■■' 



Mvlam. 

, 1646. 
April, lC-12. 



3 Sept. 1653. 
11 June, 1651. 



IP-- WU will meutions sons Jobn and .Samuel, 

Eemingtou. 

Second Generation. 

-^ 2. Jons^ GOKE. of Eoxburv, m. 31 May, 1C83, Sarah Gardner, 
and bad, — 



4. 



i. Jobn,^ 

ii. Saral),^ > 

jii. Ilannali,^ , 

5 iv. Ebenezer,^ , 

V. Abigail,' , 

vi. Abigad.s , 

■vii. Samuel,^ , 

viii. Sampel,^ , 

C. ix. Samuel,' , 



b. 27 Feb. 1684. 
24 Aug. 1685. 
" 14 Feb. 16S8. 
7 Kov. 1689.-^ 
15 Feb. 16'.'2; d. 
26 Oct. 1693. 
11 Sept. 1695; d. 
15 Mav, 1697 ; d. 
1 Sept. 1699. 



1693. 



Ik- died 2G June, 1705. 



4 THE PAYNE AND GORE FAMILIES. 

3. Samuel'^ Gore, of Roxbury, carpcuter, m. 28 Aug. 1G72, Eliza- 
beth, dau. of Johu AVeld, and had, — 

i. Abigail,' b. 29 Mav, 1G73; d. 

ii. John.' bap. 10 Nov. 1G78; d. 1079. 

7. iii. Samuel,' b. 2Cl t)et. IGsl. 

8. iv. John,' ,, 22 June, l<i83. 

V. Thomas,' ,, IG Aup. IGSO; d. 1089. 

9. vi. Obailiah,' ,, Id July, 1G88. 

vii. Margaret,' ; m. Ilek-v. 

He d. 4 July. 1692, and his widow ni. Tucker, as appears bv 

Suff. Deeds, Lib. 31, f 9G, whereiu Samuel, John, and Obadiah con- 
firm deeds of their mother Elizabeth Tucker, late Gore, of lauds left 
her by her father Johu AVeld. 

Third Generation. 

A. John" Goni.. of Roxbury, yeoman, m. IMary Stedman, at Boston, 
20 Oct. 1708. and had, — 

i. IMarv,'' b. 8 JkIv, 1700 ; d. 11 March, I71-I-1o. 

ii. Sarah," ,, G Feb. 1710-11 ; d. 2 April, 171 1. 

iii. Hannah," „ 2.5 Jan. 1711-12. 

iv. Rebecca,* ,, 12 March, 1714. 

V. Mary,-" „ 27 Jan. 1710-16. 



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5. Er.nxr.zEi;^ Gor.E, of Roxbury. m. 20 >;ov. 1712, Susanna Paul, 
and had, — 

i. .'^^usanna.'' b. 28 July, 1713; m. ■ Crafts. 

ii. Elicnczer,* ,, IG Nov. 1714. 

iii. Elijah,* „ 2 Feb. 171.5-lG. 

iv. Frisiilla," ,, 2G N(vy. 1717; m. "WincLestcr. 

V. John." ,, 21 Sept. 1719. 

vi. Paul,'' ,, 2 June, 1723. 

He d. 1763, and his will (.Suff. Wills, Lib. 62, f. 587) 

mentions wife and all these children, but terms Johu deceased. 

6. S.^mukl'' Gore, of Roxbury, housewright, m. Mary Williams, 
23 Feb. 172G-27, and hail besides daus., — 

i. S.anuiel," b. 30 Jan. 1727-28. 
ii. Joseph," ,, 14 Nov. 1729. 
iii. Jeremiah, ,, 2G Dec. 1734. 

In 17.56 (Suff. Deeds. Lib. 56, fol. 103) Samuel sells land to 
Joseph G., yictualler, and to Samuel, Jr., tanner. 



Samuel 
iii. Samui'l, 
iv. Moses/ 
V. Jc.lm," 
vi. ObaJiah,* 



all, of 



THE PAYNE AND GORE FAMILIES. 

7. Samuel' Gore, yeomau, of Roxbury, m. Hannah 

liad,— 

;. Elizabrth,* b. 12 Jan. 1703-i. 

'>C Marc'h. ITOo-C ; d. 22 May, 1.06. 
•2'.> Mav, 1707. 
■23 Sc-p't. 1700. 

llOrt. 1711. 

2G July, 1714. 

SufT. Deeds, Lib. 54, f. 84. Samud Gore ^f J'^^^ """" 
Norwich, Conn., sell land in AVoodstock, to Lben. AA eld. 

8 John' Gore, of Boston, II.C 1702. librarian 1705, ^as after- 
.-.-uds captain of a vessel. He m. 12 May, 1713, Rebecca Snnth b , 
III Nov 12, 1720, and his ^vidow m. Natbanud Hubbard. (See 
Glov;r Memorials, p. 1 20.) For a sketch of his character, see fnnera 
se mon by Mr. CoV- -viewed in I^f '*"^«' -"■. -^^^ , '^". ^'.^ 
rKMff Wills Lib 2-->, f. 33) mentions aged mother Elizabeth TncLei, 
K'Samu;! and cibadiah, sister Mat^aret Heley, wife Rebecca, no 
children. 

0. Obapiaii' Gor.E, of Boston, carpenter, m. Sarah Kilby, 2C Oct. 
17 lU, and had, — 

i. Ellzabetl,,' b. 2.->0rt. 1711. 

ii Miriim « ,, 6 Dec. 1 < l:> ; m. Daniel bell. 

iii". kirai,."' „ 29 Dec. 171.^. 

10. IV. Jol.n,- „ 2il Der. 17bS. 

V. Kallierine,* ,, 2G June, 1722. 

He d 8 Oct. 1721. Bv Sufi". Deeds. Lib. 58. f. 7, it seem 

these five eh. and the widow were living. All_ these ch.ldre 

bapt. at Brattle St. CL., as Mr. W:' S. Appleton informs me. 

Fourth Generation. 
[Traced only in the line of Obadial.,3 sou of Samuel,"- son of John.'] ^ 
10. JoiiN^ GoRK, of Boston, painter and merchant, m. 5 May, 1743, 
Frances, dnu. of John Tinkney.' She w.as born 20 Sept. 1_, 2G. Ihey 
hvl 14 or 15 children, nine of whom lived to be married. (Ma^s. 
liist. Soc. Coll. 3d S. iii. 211.-,.) Nine of the baptisms are given m 
Brattle Street Church records. 



1730, 
n were 



. Tl,e births of John and his wife are recorded in the family Bible now rre_ 
sorv. 1 bv Mr X Walker. The proof is thus ample that W was the son of 
Obadiah"! j^A/P-.ci.c, m. Elizabeth Gretian, 21 Oct. 1,2.. and had In.a.s, 





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vii. *I'ebecca.' 

viii. *Cliri.-.t()|i 

ix. l\Iarv,° 

X. Mar'v,^ 



1- Dr. John Hicks, 
30 May, 1784. 
2. Joua. liuniiewell. 



xi. *CatlifrIiie,' 
xii. *Francfs,* 



born I'l Sept. 17.":8. 

bapt. 17.V,I; d. 

I'tJl ; (1- [prob. m. —Taylor.] 

Cm. Samuel Torrev, -J^ih 

" 17G2. ^ June, 1780, 'and 

( d. .SOib Jan. 1824. 

-- ,,,,. ^ ,, '^- ; m. Maj. — Crafts. 

xiu. •Liizabelh,* ,, • 

He was an addresser of Gage, went to Halifax in ] 77G, was banislied 
111 17.8, and parduned by the Legislature in 1787. He died in Jan 
l/lIC; and hi.s will is in SuflT. lieg. Lib. 04, f. 182. He mentions ' 
Ui. fc-anuK-l (painter), Cliristoiilier, Frances. Elizabeth, Susanna 
K.-beeea. Catherine, gr. sons, John Gore (son of John, dee'd), and 
John Taylor. 

Fiftli Generation. 

11. John-' Gore, Jr., of Boston, m. 3 March, 17G8, Surah Fo^^tcr 
and died in 1771. They had one child only, viz. : ' 

14. i. Jolin,6 bapt. 17r,9, at the West Ch., as were also all of his 
coui~ins cbiMren ol S.imuel next named. 

12. Samuel^ Gore, of Boston, painter, ni. 10 March, 1774, Mary 
dan. of Joseidi and Sarah Peirce, who was b. 3 June, 175C.' TbJy 
had (as the liuuily Bible records), — 

i. Samuel,6 b. 2 Feb. 1777 ; d. 2 Feb. 1804. 

27 June, 1780. 
10 Dec. 1782. 

14 Feb. 1784; m. John Bninstead, 1st wife. 
8 Jan. 1786; ni. John Ijuiubtead, I'd wife. 
27 June, 1787. 
17 Sejit. nSii; m. Moses Grant. 

Cm. Stcjihen Glover, 10 
12 Nov. 1,00.^ Marcli, 1818, and 

(d. IS IJec. 1846. 
1 Feb. 1792; d. unm. 10 Oct. 1818. 



15. ii. John,' 

16. id. George, s 
iv. Fainiy,' 

V. Sarah,' 

Cl]iisto[ilier,' 



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18. vii. Mar_ 

viii. Rebecca, 



ix. Elizabeth,' 



22 Sept. 172G; Mary, 7 Mcli. 172'.i; Jolin, 30 Dee. 1 
Edes, 2b Nov. 1733; and hatl Susnuna, h. 9 Mcli. 17: 



1. He m. 2d Su.sanna 

his Hill (Suff. Wills, Lib. 34, f. CI) mentions the tliree oklest ebildrem'wife 
Susanna, mother-in law Mrs. Jlary Handall, 



THE PAYNE AND GOItE FAMILIES. 

Sirth Generation. 
14. J0H.« GoBr., Jr., of Boston, lived on Park St., m. 1 June, 1802, 
Mary Green Babcock, and bad,— 

''• il Eta^ngersolP (who used the name Louisa), m. Horatio 
Greenough, the sculptor. . „ i c. 

LttV/w;SSnow;'^e:.:bant and philanthropist. 

1 G. Geokoe^ Gohk, of Boston, m. 2.3 Jan. 1S07, Mary Brown, and 

^'"^'- i S.nn,el' m. 17 June, 1813. Luey P. Child, of Augusta, Me. 
Thev reside in Franee. and have no chddr.n. 
ii Susan',' ni. Lewis Stoddard, „ c . 

George Gore died on bis passage from Batavia to London, . Sept. 
1 81 G, aged 33 years. 

the son o: x ^ Geo.H.Rogcrs, of Baltimore. 

.'■ W^'y ^' ^- 1 mTv 18-3 m. Josephine Greely. 

■"■• c^°'"W T ^ " 16 Dec 1824 m. Kathaniel Walker. 

,n. Sus.anAVL., ., lb Utc. |« ^ r,,,. j^^^is B. Schway, 18.,.3. 

V. Iranc.^L., „ * ^2:,- is.,,/ . John Macintosh. 
Ti. Sarah B., ,, lo rtu„. , ,,-,,, icr-i ^p,.n- 

Mrs. Grant d. March, 1850, and Dea, Grant d. 22 July, 18G2 (B, g. 
svi. 91). 



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