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974.402 
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GENEALOGY COLUECTION 



ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY 



3 1833 01145 9028 



EAULY RECORDS OF THE CHURCH 



COMMUNICATED I!Y JOHN H. GOULD. 



From the UiSTORiCAL CoLLLcnoNS OF THC Esscx I.vp riTUTK, Vol. XXIV. I). ISI 



155f>f;.^7 



EARLY EECORDS OF THE CHURCH IX 
TOPSEIELD. 



COMMUNICATED BY JOIIX II. GOULD. 



At a Lawfull Town meeting y^ 7 ^h\y KISO, The Towne 
Manifested by voat that thay ware not Avilling Mr Hub- 
bard Should Continarc in y*^ work of y^ ministry here at 
Topsiflcld withi)at ]Mr Hubl)ard and y*^ Towne can agree in 
a More Chri:<tian Avay than tliay bee in at present, the 
Towne by vote doe dechire that if mr hobard desire a town 
meeting he may disare with the towne if heo apopint a day 
the next weeke thay will meet with him if he give notis 
on Saboth day next 7 May 1680. 

"At a lawfull town meeting the forth of Maj' IGSl En- 
signe Goold and Sargen John Redington ar chosen to go 
to mr apes at Salem to see if he will apcapt of a call to the 
menestre here. 

At alawfuU towne meeting the 17 of June 1681 Ensigne 
Goold and Isack este arc chosen to' goo to Mester danel 
apes to se if he will com to help us in Respact of the men- 
istri everi other Saboth or oftener if he can in order to a 
forther axperianc of ecli other Voted. 

At a Lawfull Towmi Meeting y« 29 of July 1681, Thomas 
Perkins jur and Joseph Bixl)y Jun"" are chosen to goe to 
Cambrig to pilot mr Capen to Topstield to Lieut Pebodys 
house. 

Lieut Pebod}' Dcckon perkins Sargt Redington Jame 
How Scnr mr Tho Baker John Gould Sargt Pebody Sam- 
uel Busell Senr John Wilds John How Joche (Joshua?) 

(3) 



\ 



■:'::u 



4 EARLY KECORDS OF THE 

Este}^ Gierke are cboscMi a Comniitey to discorse with mr 
Ctipen to Stay and preach licre with us at Topsiield a wliile. 

At a lawfull towiie meeting the lift of Sapenil)er 1G81 
Sargen Redingtoii Jacob towne Senr and John how or ani 
two of them ar chosen to acompeni mr Capen to dorches- 
ter when hce goes to viset his frcndes and to bring him 
agane if tha can with his fronds Consent to Contene Avith 
lis in the ministri 20 June 1682 Town granted to Mr Capen 
twelve acres of upland i^ medow if he settle amongst us. 

At a Lawfull meeting of y*^ Selectmen y^ 20 of decem- 
ber 1G81, Ensigne John Gould and Isaac Easty Sener are 
chosen to go to mr Jerymyah Ilobbard to demand the key 
of the parsonidge house. Voted. 

mr Capen answer to y*^ Church & Towne oi neiaglidr of 
ye viliag Ji Ipswich. In Answer to y^ motion of y*^ Church 
& Towne of Top>tield and y" Xeighl)ors of Ivow ly village 
& Ipswich Sept 18 : An do 1682 

Having taken into serious Consideration y^ motion which 
hath been made by your selves to me in order to y*^ work 
of y^ ministry among you having also to y® utmost of my 
understanding & abillity eyed & ol)served both y^' word &, 
y^ providences of God in order thereunto: and Although 
I am greatly Sensible of my inabillity and Insulliciency to 
so great a worke, yet Seeing it is God who hath by his 
providence brought mee into y® Same & not seeing my way 
Clear to break of from that worke, Considering also y* 
Continuance of yo'" Love & goiKl Aftection to mee having 
also been Earnest with that God & wich dirccteth his in all 
their wa3'-es & Setteth bounds to y* habitations of all men 
for guidance, Counsell & Direction in this great Affair: 
Waighing all these things together I do Intend if God shall 
continue mee in this worke by Assitting & inabling mee 
there unto to Continue with you in the worke of y" Gos- 
pell iu order to a farther Settlement in God own time uu- 



CUURCII IN TOrSFIELD. 

less ;inythin£r Shall IntcrvciiG which Shall heo accounted by 
Indiiiaraiit c^- Import all Judgments to liee Just ground & 
Sufficient Reason to obstruct an}' proceedings of that Na- 
ture Joseph Capon. 

16 May 1()84 The Towne did manifest by voat that they 
war willing to proseed to ordanation with mr Joseph Capeu. 



1684r. 

A LIST OF YK MEMr>i:i!S IX FULL COMAICXIOX AT TOPSFIELD WHEN 

WAS I^IRST OUDAI.VD, Oil Y^ AVKKi: ADMITTKD AFTF.UWAKUS. 



Francis Pabodj* 

.Tohu Kod<l:ni.'tori 

Abraliam Kcddingtou Senr 

Joseph Bixby Seur 

John Gould Senf 

Thomas Baker 

Tlioinas rerkins Deacon died May 
7tn 8G 

John I'ahody 

Thomas Dorman 

Ephraim Dormaa 

Samuel Ilowlelt 

William Howlett 

Isaak Cumins 

John French 

Isaak Estie 

James How Scnr 

Samuell Perley 

Nehemiah Abbot 

John Cummins Decern 7, 85 was 
dismiss*! to ye church at Dun- 
stable 

Eobert Stiles 

Thomas Perkins Jv.n^ 

Daniell Ilovey 

Deacon Perkins wife 



Lief t'Miant (John) Goulds wife 
Tlio Dormans wife 
Isaak Esties " 
Jacob Towns " 
Joseph Towns " 
Widdow Mary Towne 
Ephraim Dormans wife 
John AVilds his " 

James IIow " Sen 

Michael Dunnels " 
John Nichols " 

Daniell Bormans " 
Isaak Cummins ♦' 
William Howletts " 
Abraham Reddiugtons wife 
Joseph Bixbys wife 
John Pabodys " 
Samuell Simons his wife 
P.obert Smiths " 

William Smith " 

Widdow Andrews 
Nehemiah Abbots wife 
Widdow Perley 
William Watson his wife 
John French " " 

John Cummins " " 



EAKLY KECORDS OF THE 





BAPTLS.MS. 




John Ciirtiss 


his llebecka 


May fi IfiSS 


SMimu'll Stanlc}' 




Jun. 24 


Tiiomas Towue 


his Experience 
eoden) die 




Lieft. Epliraim Donnan liis Jacob 


July 29 


Saimifll .Stanley 


" Samuell 
'• Thomas 


Aug. G 


Samuel Stanley 


" Jacob & 
" Abagail 


" " 


Zacheiis Curtis 


" Zechariah 


Sept. 9 


Goodwil'e ^'icliols 


her Margaret 
" Elits 
Lydia 


" IG 


Joseph Andrew 


his John 


<' « 


Thomas Keddington 


" Rebeka 


" 23 


Thomas Andrews 


" Lilburn 


Oct. 7 


Thomas Perkins 


" Thomas 


Dec. 9 


John Stiles 


" John 


" K, 


My own (Capen) 


,Mary 


Feb. 17 IC,S8 


Duniell IJediugton 


" Mary 


Mar. 17 89 


Goodwif IJunnell 


her Tryphena 


Apr. 7 


John Towue 


liis Ephraim 


" 22 


Joanna Stanley 


ye wife of Samuell 


" 2)s 


Mr. Tobijah Perkins 


his Priscella 


u .t 


Samuell Howlefc 


" Meriuni 


:May 5 


Jo>epli Estie 


" Joseph 


i< a 


Caleb Jackson 


" Samuell 


U (( 


Mr. Bradstrcets 


Mercy 


June 2 


William Peboilys 


Ephraim 


w 


Benjaraen Bixbys 


Samuell 


<( << 


Joseph Pebodys 


Jonathan 


" 16 


Mr. Timothy Perkins 


liis Nathaniell 


Sept. 22 


Timothy Dorman 


" Timothy 


" 29 


Abraham How 


" Abijah 


Oct. 6 


Jacob Foster 


" Benjamin 


a ii 


Daniell Wood 


" Mercy 


" 27 


John Gould jun. 


" Mary 


Nov. 3 


Jacob Pebody 


" Jacob 


Dec. 15 


William Smith 


" Kebecka 


" 22 


John Cummins 


" Joseph 


Jan. 2G 


Zacheus Curtis 


" Prudence 


Feb. 16 


John Curtis 


" Pheobe 


JIur. 2 1G90 



CHURCH IN TOPSFIELD. 



■ Tliomas Andrews 

John Andrews 

Capt. How 
^ Samuell Stanley 

Thomas Hazen 

Isaac Cummins Jun. 

Joseph I?ixb3^ 

Timothy Perkins 

Epliraiin Wilds 

Elisha Perkins 

Mv. Baker 

Daniell Clarke 

Mr. Tobijah Perkins 

Daniell Keddington 

Isaac Estie 

William Pebody 

Mr. Zerubbabell Endicot 

John Town 

5Iy own (Capeu) 

William Smith 

Nehemiah Abbot 

Gooiinian Esties g 

Joseph Estie 

Jacob Foster 

Goodman Knight 

& at ye same time 
Mary Hobbes was 
baptized on her own 
account entring into 
Covenant. 



Thomas Peddington 
Joseph Andrews 
Daniell Wood 
Good wife Gill 
Samuell "Wallis 
Ensign (.Vmos) Dorman 
1'homas Towue 
Mr. Braa>lreet 
John Gould 



his Patience 


Apr. C 


" Sarah 


u << 


" Hannah 


" 27 


•' IVIatthew 


;. a 


'• Thomas 


May 4 


" Lydia 


>t a 


" Phebe 


Jun. 8 


" Timothy 


July G 


Hannah 


11 << 


" John 


Aug. 10 


" Phebe 


Sept. U 


" Jolin 


Jan. 11 


" Sa-nuell 


" 18 


" Mary 


" 25 


" Sarah 


Feb. 8 


" Mary 


" 15 


" Richard 


Apr. 5 1G91 


" Grace 


" 12 


" Jonatlian 


" I'J 


Elizabeth 




" Martha 


" 2G 


" Dorothie 


.* a 


randchild Sarah Gill 


May 


Samuel 


" 


Mary 


" 17 


his Phillip 


" 21- 


Margaret 


i( a 


Pebecka 


u 


Margere 


.< 


Elizabeth 


.< 4< 


AbiL'ail 


.C 


Mary 


" «' 


Joseph 


11 i. 


Mary Ilobbes 


u 


" Ilannaii 


Jun. 21 


" Hephzibah 


July 5 


" Jacob 


Aug. 30 


her Benjamin 


Sept. 27 


his Samuel 


>> 14 


" Joseph 


Oct. 18 


" Thomas 


«. u 


" Dorothee 


" 25 


" Natlianiell 


\. 



Oi") 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



Caleb Jackson 


his 


Mercy 


Nov. 


15 


Beujamiu Bixby 


" 


George 


Feb. 


7 1G9] 


Josia Wood 


" 


Margarett 


" 


14 


Daniell Kcddiugtou 


" 


William 


Mar. 


13 


Joseph Estie 


" 


Elisabeth 


" 


" 


Ephrahn Wilds 


" 


Mary 


" 


" 


John Andrews 


(t 


Rebecka 


" 


27 


Zacheus Curtis 


" 


Joseph 


Apr. 


17 


Thomas Ilazeu 


'« 


Jacob 


" 


24 


200 Mr. 


Capeu's number. 






Isaac Cummins 


his 


Isaac 


" 


" 


Timothy Dorman 




Elizabeth 


May 


15 


John Kichols 




Edward 


Jun. 


2G 


John Cuimains 




John 


July 


17 


John Estie 




Mary 


" 


31 


riiilip Kni,','ht 




Benjamin 


Aug. 


21 


Joseph iTixby 




John 


" 


28 


John Curtis 




Ephraim 


" 


" 


Capt (.John) llow 




Abigail 


Sept. 


4 IGti: 


Mr Timothy Perkins 




John 


" 


" 


Samuell Stanley 




Joseph 


Oct. 


1(3 


Mrs. ILiniiali Buckman 


her Joses 


" 


30 


Elisha I'erkius 


his 


1 Jacob 


Nov. 


13 


MrTobijah Perkins 




Tobijah 


Jan. 


8 1C9: 


Isaac Estie Jun 




Abigaill 


" 


" 


Timothy Perkins 




Jonathan 


'< 


29 


Abraliam How 




Israeli 


Mar. 


12 


Thomas Perkins 




Hannah 


" 


" 


Thomas Andrews 




Esther 


" 


20 


Daniell Clarke 




Elijah 


Apr. 


2 


Samuell Ilowlet 




Samuell 


" 


9 


Lucy Wood wife of Nathaniel 


[ & 


Sarah Waters 


" 


SO 


Zerubbabell Eudicot 


his 


Zerubbabell 


May 


28 


Joseph Estie 




Edward 


July 


IG 


George Bixhy 




Nathanicll 


" 


" 


William Poster 


t> 


Sarah 


♦' 


" 


My own (Capen) 




Joseph 


Aug. 


6 


William Pebody 


" 


Hannah 


" 


" 


Daniell Pveddington 


*♦ 


Phebe 


" 


13 


John Hovey Jun 


" 


Dorcas 


" 


20 


Ephraim Vv'ilds 


'« 


Ephraim 


Sept. 


3 


Lucy Wood 


her Nathauiell 


•' 


" 


Joseph iiaiie 


his Joseph 


" 


17 



CHURCH IX TOPSFIELD. 



Mr Baker 
Jonaihan Foster 
Phillip Kni,-ht 
Michael Duiinel 
John Towiie 
Nehemiah Abbot 
John Estie 
Mr John Bradstreet 
GJoodvvife Willis 
JJoiiathan Bixby 
GJoodwiff Eames 
TJhomas Towne 
TJimothy Doniian 
Thomas Reddington 
Joseph Bixb}^ 
Ephraim Curtis 
Daniell ClarVre 
TJhomas Ilazeu 

Hannah Putnam once ITann; 

"Borman"or " Dormau" 
WJilliam Smiih 
Mr] Timothy Perkins 
Is]aac Estie 
Jo'jhu Gould 
BJenjamin P>ixby 
Elizabeth Upham of Mauldi 
Isaac Pebody 
John Stiles 
John Curtis 
Thomas Andrews 
--Samuell Stanley 
Tobijah Perkins 
John Andrew 
William Aveiill 
Abraham llow 
Elisha Perkins 
Timothy P^^rkins 
Thomas Perkins 
Daniell Clarke 
J]oseph Hail 
SJamuel Perly Jun 
Ephraim Smith 
Danjiel Reddington 
2 



Lis Elizabeth 


Sept. 


2-t 




♦' Jonathan 


" 


" 




" (Rebceka?) 


" 


" 




" (Thomas?) 


Oct. 






" David 


" 


29 




" Mary 


Nov. 


5 




" Hannah 


Dec. 


24 




" John 


Feb. 


4 


1 09 3-4 


her Sarah 


Apr. 


29 


1094 


his Lydia 


May 


6 




her Anna 


" 


" 




his Sarah 


" 


13 




" Mary 


" 


27 




" Thomas 


June 


3 




" Mary 


" 


'< 




" Elizabeth 


" 


24 




'« Mary 


Aug. 


19 




" (Mary 


Sept. 


9 




twins \ 








(Lydia 


" 


" 




her Hannah 


Sept. 


10 




his William 


" 


23 




" Richard 


" 


30 




" Sarah 


Oct. 


7 




" Sarah 


" 


14 




" Nathan 


Nov. 


4 




iu her Thomas 


" 


18 




his Francis 


Dec. 


2 




" Marcy 


" 


" 




" Hephzibah 


Jan. 







" Thomas 


Feb. 


24 


94-5 


" Sarah 


Mar. 


10 


95 


" Joseph 


Apr. 


7 




" Anne 


" 


" 




" Elizabeth 


" 


" 




" Mark 


May 


5 




" Ruth 


June 


9 




" Abigail 


" 






" Martha 


" 


30 




«' Daniell 


July 






" Jacob 


Aug. 


11 




" Abigail 








" Mary 


Sept. 






" Jacob 


" 


8 





10 



EARLY EK CORDS OF THE 



John Estie 


his Susanna 


Sept. 


29 


Ephraim Wilds 


" Jonathan 


Oct. 


27 


Samuel Smith 


" Phebe 


" 


" 


Jo]siah "Wood 


" Mary 


Dec. 


8 


■VVjiUiain Pehody 


" John 


" 


22 


rJeheniia Abbot 


" Elizabeth 


" 


" 


Ja]cob Pebody 


" ilary 


Feb. 


0.";- 


John Curtic Juu 


" Priscella 


Mar. 


22 'JG 


J]ohu Towne 


" Samuell 


Apr. 


5 


J]ohn French 


" Elizabeth 


" 


12 


Timojthy Dormau 


" John 


May 


31 


Jo]nathan Bixby 


" Jonathan 


" 


" 


J]ohu Cummins 


" Isaac 


Jun. 


14 


P]hi]lip Knight Jun 


" Elizabeth 


July 


5 


Abjrahara Foster Juu 


" Abraham 


" 


12 


E]phraim Curtis 


" Ephraim 


" 


2G 


ZJacheus Curtis 


" Deborah 


Aug. 


9 


JJoseph Bixby 


" Thomas 


" 


" 


Elea]zer Putman 


" Eleazer 


" 


" 


Danjiell Foster 


" Katharine 


" 


23 


Caleb Jackson 


" Joshua 


" 


30 


Thomas Nichols 


" Anna 


" 


'< 


Joseph Estie 


'« Lydia 


Sept, 


, 20 


Thomas Kobinson 


" llaunah 


Oct. 


4 


300 






Mr Timothy Perkins 


" Jacob 


" 


18 


John How 


" Martha 
" Sarah 
" James 


Nov, 


1 


Goodwife Wood 


her Obadia 


" 


'< 


John Hovey Jan 


his ISIary 


" 


15 


Isaac Estie Jun 


" Isaac 


" 


22 


Ensign Dorman 


" Lydia 


" 


29 


Mr (John) Bradstreet 


" Margarett 


Dec. 


6 


Thomas Towue 


" Edna 


Jan. 


3 96 


Thomas Perkins 


" Robart 


Mar. 


7 97 


John Estie 


" Jemima 


" 


(I 


Isaac Pebody 


" Isaac 


" 


21 


William Averill 


" Joseph 


" 


" 


Daniell Clark 


'* Jacob 


" 


28 


Joseph Pebody Jun 


" Joseph 


Apr. 


4 


Ephraim Suiitb 


" r Elizabeth 


" 


11 



twins 



Haunali 



CnUKCH IN TOPSFIELD. 



11 



Isaac Cummins Jim 




his 


Allice 


May 


9 


Johini Averell 








«' 


16 


Nathaniell 








«' 




Job 








«' 




Ebenezer " 








" 




Thomas " 








'< 




Paul 








«« 




Isaac " 








«' 




Hannah " 








«« 




Abigail! 








<< 




IMary " 








" 




Thomas Ilazen 




his Hephzebah 


" 




Robart AVillit 




«' 


Robert 


'« 




John Curtis 




" 


John 


" 




Sarah Smith 




her Sarah 


" 




Jolin Andrews 




his 


John 


«' 


30 


Saraucll Porter 




" 


Ellenor 


«' 


" 


Tiiomas Eeddington 




" 


Margarett 


Jun. 


13 


Thomas Perleyl entred into 






" 


2(0) 


Kathauiell " | Covens 


nt 






«' 




Isaac " ;> 2 ou thar fathers 


«' 


" 


Jeremiah " acount 
]Mary " J same ti 


at 


y^ 




(( 


<« 


me 










Sarah " & 












Allice 












Mr. Tobijah Perkins 




his 


Daniell 






& Thomas Perley 






John at ye 


Same time 


Samuell Stanley 






Nathaniell 


July 


4 


Michael! Dunnel Jun 






Sarah 


" 


«' 


Abraham Smith 






Nathan 


<» 


11 


(my own (Capen) erased 






Nathannell 


" 


U 


John Gould 






Hannah 


" 


18 


Joseph Andrews 




" 


Lydia 


Sept 


5 


Thomas Perley 






Mary 


" 


<« 


Capt How 






Joseph 


Oct. 


3 


Joseph Hale 




" 


Mary 


" 


'< 


Joseph Estie 






John 


" 


10 


Daniell Reddington 






Phiueas 


«' 


24 


Ephraim Wilds 






Susanna 


«' 




No more baptisms till 










Ephraim Wilds 




his 


Dorothee 


Dec. 


22 


John Hewlett 




" 


John 


" 


" 


RJobart Stiles 




(( 


Jemima 


Mar. 


9 1 


JJacob Poster 




" 


Isaac 


" 


16 



1697 



22 1700 



•r-;. v: 



^t : 1-- 



12 EARLY 


llECORDS OF TI] 


[E 




J]amGS "Waters 


his Elizabeth 


Apr. 


G 


SJamucll Gould 


" Samuell 


" 


" 


DJuuiell ]leddington 


" Kathaniell 


May 


11 


Jo]hu How 


•' :Mark 


" 


25 


Jo]hn Perkins 


" William 


" 


" 


Jo]hn Curtis 


" Lydia 


" 


" 


EJphraim Curtis 


" Jacob 


Jun. 


1 


Isjaac Pebody 


" William 


" 


2l» 


A]bigail Bishop 


her Abigail 


" 


" 


Tjimothy Dormau 


liis Sarah 


" 


6 


Wjilliam Averell 


" Stephen 


" 


" 


TJiinothy Foster 


" Jeremiah 


" 


'• 


La]ke Hovey 


" Darcas 


July 


20 


Wjilliamllobbes 


" Susanna 


Aug. 


2 


his wife had bcu baptiz<^ 


o her own account 


, i then ' 


covenant. 








Jo]liu E<ty 


his Nathaniell 


Aug. 


2i 


T]houias Gould 


" Thomas 


Sept. 


It 


Jo]hn Kinney Juu 


" Mary 




21 


D]auicll Clark 


" Israel 


Oct. 


5 


Tjimothy Perkins 


" Hepliziba 


" 


12 


DJaniell Foster 


" Mehetabel 


" 


19 


L]ucy Wood 


her Margaret 


" 


2G 


EJbenezer Sherwin 


his Susanna 


Nov. 





S]amuell Smith 


" Samuell 


" 


16 


]ho Perley 


" Closes 


Dec. 


21 


J]ohn Cumniius 


" Susanna 


Jan. 


11 


J]ohn Gould 


" David 


Feb. 


22 


Jose]ph Hale 


" Mcses 


Mar. 


1 


Jojhu Andrews 


" Susanna 


" 


15 


-J]ohn Perley 


" John 




" 


Jo]sepli Towne 3d 


" Joseph 


Apr. 


19 


■Tlionijas Perley 


" Lois 


" 


26 


SJamuell Porter 


" Elizabeth 


" 


" 


Th]o Hazen 


" Jeremiah 


May 


3 


Bjenjamin Foster 


" Amos 


" 


10 


M]ichaellDuunel 


" Mary 


" 


" 


P]eter Shumway 


" Oliver 


" 


" 


Eljisha Perkins 


" Joseph 


" 


17 


500 








IJsaac Esty 


" Hanna 


" 


24 


BjcDJamiu Smith 


" John 


Jun. 


21 


JJonatlian Bixby 


" Mary 


" 


2S 


JJohu French 


" Kezia 


July 


12 



1702 



CHURCH IX TOrSFIELD. 



13 



Jo]hn Bussel Ijis Lydia 

daugliter of J Curtis 
Sa]rali Smith her ^lary 

Thjoinas Duiinell his Jonut'.i 

IJsaac llurton Sen wt his whole family 



July 19 



Sons. 






John 

Isaac 

Jacob 

Henry 

Hannah 

Lydia 

Elizabeth 


" 


23 




& ye -wife of Joseph 


Esty, 




Jane Estj 


" 






& tlier 






Benjamin 


" 






Nathanecl Avery 




his 


JaC')b 


" 






wife of William Towne, 




Margaret 


" 






&] her children, 






Hannah 


" 






Hannah & John cl 


ildreu 




John 


" 






by her l^t Hasban 


\, 




]\Iary 


" 






John Willard. 






AVilliam 
Isaac 


u 






iu 


all Bapt 


sd 17 








Ephraim Wilds 




his 


Jacob 


Sept 






Kichard Kymballs 






Ilannali 


>♦ 






Jacob Foster 




«« 


John 


" 






Ephraim Smith 




<( 


Priscella 


" 






Isaac I'ebody 




«' 


Esties 


Oct. 


4 




John Perkins 




«« 


John 








Samuell Towne 




" 


San, u ell 








William Ilobbs 




" 


Dina 








Daniell Reddington 




'« 


Dorcas 


N 


22 




Nathaniell Porter 




«* 


Mehitabe 


1 






John Ilowlett 




" 


Mary 


Dec. 


27 




John I'ritchett 




<( 


Elizabeth 


" 


" 




Tho Gould 




«( 


Jacob 


Jan. 


31 1 


-02-3 


John Dunnel 




" 


Kezia 


Mar. 


7 




Benjamin Blxby 




" 


Jemima 


" 


14 




William Chapman & 








" 


21 




Elizabeth Chapman 


(Adults) 






" 


" 




Zacheus Gould 




" 


Elizabeth 


" 


'« 




Samuel Smith 




(( 


Susanna 


" 


«« 




Peter Sliumway 




" 


Jeremiah 


'« 


" 




William Averell 




it 


James 


Apr. 


11 





14 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



Anne Perkins 




Apr. 


11 


William Towne 


his Ichabod 


I' 


IS 


Jolm Curtis 


" Mary 


'< 


<: 


Ebenezer Averoll 


" Mehetabel 


May 


• 2 


Caleb Foster 


" Lydia 


li 


16 . 


Joseph Towne 


" Joseph 
" Benjamin 
" Kathan 
" Daniell 
" Jesse 
" Nathaneell 


u 


30 


Ephraim Curtis 


" Isaac 


<< 


a 


John How 


" Mary 


'< 


• ' 


Benjamin Esty 


" Benjamin 


Jun. 


6 


John Kenney Jun 


" Elisha 


<i 


27 


John Hovey Jun 


" Joseph 


July 


11 


The ToNvne 


" Mercy 


" 


IS 1703 


Timothy Perley 


" Joseph 


«< 


25 


Daniell Foster 


" Phineas 


<> 


a 


Timothy Perkins 


" Esther 


Aug. 


22 


Joseph Jjorman 


" Hannah 




" 


Elizabeth Chapman 




Sept. 


19 


ye wife of W. Chapman 








Joseph Towne 3^ 


" Archilaus 


Oct. 


3 


Amos Dorman 


" Dorothee 


»' 


2i 


Samuell Porter 


" Eliezer 


ii 


31 


Mr Timothy Perkins 


" Hannah 


Nov. 


21 


Thus far in 


old meeting hous 


572 




Samuell Stanley 


his John 


Dec. 


11 


Daniel Clarke 


" Humphry 


" 


19 


Ebenezer Shurwin 


" Jonatha 


Jan. 


9 1703-4. 


Thomas Dorman 


" Deborah 


Feb. 


13 


Nathaniel! Porter 


" Nathaniell 


'' 


27 


The Robinson 


•' Daniel 


Mar. 


12 


Joseph Towne 


" Amy 


" 


26 


Daniell Reddiugton 


" Martha 


May 


7 


Benjamin Foster 


" Deborah 


a 


.< 


~Tho Perley 


" Asa 


•< 


21 


Benjamin BixbyJun 


" Benjamin 


«« 


'» 


The Dunnell 


" .Mary 


" 


28 


Ephraim Smith 


" Hephzeba 


June 


11 


Isaac Pebody 


" Joseph 


«« 


18 


Ephraim Wild 


" Priscella 


" 


<« 



CHURCH IN TOPSFIELD. 



15 



John Perkins 




his 


Elizabeth 


June IS 


Nalhaniell Averill 




(( 


Abigail 


July 10 


Ebenezer Averill 




" 


Susanna 


" 22 


John Andrews 




" 


Joshua 


" 30 


Corpral Curtis his daugh 


ter 








Smiths " 






Hanna 


Aug. 6 


John Pritchet 




his 


Mary 


" 13 


Isaac Cummins 




" 


Jemima 


" 20 


John Perle^' 




" 


Martha 


" 27 


N : W wife 








Good wife ■\Vood 




her 


Abigail 


Nov. 5 


John French 




his 


John 


" 2G 


Thomas Gould 




" 


Deborah 


Dec. 3 


Caleb Foster 


600 


" 


Jonathan 


" " 


Jacob Foster 




" 


Ezekiel 


" 31 


Zacheus Gould 




" 


Mary 


Apr, 8, 1705. 


Abraham Foster 




«' 


Daniell 


" 15 


Samuell Smith 




" 


Solomon 


u 


Daniell Foster 




" 


Iliinuah 


May 6 


Margaret Tuwue ye wife 


of Jose 


ph Tov.ne i'^ 




& her 






Israeli 


May 13 


David Sheplev 








" 27 


& a child of Tho Andrew 


his 


dau5 


hter SwettLyd 


ia " " 


John Howlett 




his William 


Jun. 17 


Deborah Perley wife of 


rimotliy 


P 


" 24 


William Towne 




hi 


s Jeremiah 


" 24 


Benjamin Bisby 




" 


Martiia 


July 1 


William Averil 




" 


Rebecka 


" 15 


David Shepley 




» 


David 


Aug. 26 


Mr Joseph Andrews 




'« 


Nathaniel 


Sept. 23 


John Curtis 




n 


Sarah 


'•- 30 


Samuel Porter 




" 


Hephzebah 


Oct. 7 


Peter Shumway 




" 


David 


Dec. 23 


John Dunuell 




«' 


Tryphena 


" 30 


Daniell Clarke 




" 


Sarah 


Jan. 6 1705-6 


Michael Dunnel 




«' 


Michael 


" 13 


Nathaniell Porter 




" 


Mercy 


" 20 


Daniell Waters 








" 27 


Eliezer Foster 






his Elizabetl 


Feb. 17 


Ephralm Wild 




«' 


Priscella 


Mar. 10 


Isaac Pebody 




" 


Sarah 


" 24 


Daniel Waters 




" 


Mary 


" 31 1706. 


John Stanley 








Apr. 7 



■ijlr. 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



]0</ 



Isaac Esty 


his Richard 


Apr. 


7 


John IIow 


" Sarah 


" 


" 


Amos Dornian 


" Judeth 


May 


5 


John Chapman 




•' 


2G 


Anne Cliapman 




" 


" 


Benjamin Estie 


" Ebcnezer 


•' 


" 


Ebeuezer Averill 


" Ruth 


Jon. 


IG 


Thos Caves 




" 


23 


Hannah Duunel & 




" 


" 


Ann Caves 




i< 


" 


Tho Dorman 


his Eleanoer 


Juu 


(30) 


Samuel Towne 


" Phillip 


" 


" 


Samuell Smith Son-in- 


law of 






John Curtis 


" Samuell 


(July) 


Tho Cummins 


" Samuell 


AU-. 


i 


John Cummins 


" Stebbius 


" 


18 


Tho Robinson 


" Stephen 


Sept. 


1 


John Perkins 


«' Mary 


" 


[S 


Caleb Foster 


" Sarah 


" 


[•' 


Jolin Burton 


«' Isaac 


" 


15 


John French 


" Mary 


Oct. 


27 


Ephraini Smith 


" John 


Nov. 




John Prilcliet 


" John 


Dec. 




Samuel Potter 


" Esther 


Jan. 


[170G- 


Eljenezer Foster 


" Jemima 


Feb. 




Kathaniell Aver;l 


'« Sarah 


" 




John Perley 


" Jane 


Mar. 


2 


Jacob Foster 


«' Esraell 






David Sliapley 


" Richard 


Apr. 


6 


Daniell Waters 


" Hannah 


" 


20 


John Esty 


" C David 
X Jonathan 


May 


4 










Kezia 


" 


4, 17( 


Benjamin Foster 


his Kezia > 
" Ruth 5 


" 




Thomas Dunnell 


" 




Samuel Stanley 


" Hannah 
" Mary : 


" 




Benjamin Bixby 


" 




Isaac Pebody 


" Anne 


Jun. 


8 


John Gould 


" Lydia 


" 


" 


William Averell 


" Jabez 


" 


15 


Isaac Cummins 


" Pelatiah 


" 




Dauiell Foster 


" Jeremiah 


" 


" 


John Andrews 


" James ' 
" Mercy 


July 




Joseph Robinson 


" 





CnCKCII IX TOPSFIELD. 



17 



Ephralm Curtis 


his Ebenezer 








Job Averel 


" 


Job 


Aug. 






Daiiicll Chu-k 


" 


Dan 


Sept. 






William Towiie 


'« 


Dcbora 


" 






Lucy Wood 


her 


• Hephzeba 


" 






Zacheus Gould 


his 


; Priscella 


" 






Joseph Shuaiwa 






Dec. 


7 




Dorcas Sliuinwa 






" 


" 




Samuel! Smitli 


" 


Joseph 


Jan. 


4 




Eliazer Foster 


" 


Habijah 








Ebeuezer AveriU 


" 


Hannah 


Feb. 






Ephraim Wilds 


" 


Samuell 








MiclKUdl Duiuiell 


" 


Stephen 


Mar. 


14 


1707-3 


William Porter 


(C 


Kuth 


Ap 






John Du-Jiiell 


«« 


Susanna 


A 






Thomas Torley 


<< 


Abigail 








Paul AveriU 


" 


Ezekiel 


M 9 






Peter Shinnway 


«« 


Mary 








Thomas Dormau 


«' 


Thomas 








Caleb Foster 


" 


Caleb 


Jun. 






Thomas Perley Short The 


«« 


M 


" 




170S 


Johu Perkins 


" 


Jemima 


July 






:Mary AVood Daughter of X 


Wood 


s 




18 


170S 


Thomas Curtis 


his 


Thomas 


July 






Joseph Bixby 


" 


Lydia 


" 






Luke Hovey 


" 


Luke 


Aug. 


8 




Isaac Esty 


<« 


Rebecka 








Joseph Towne 


«' 


Elisha 


Oct. 






Ephraim Smith 




Sarah 


N 






Daniell Waters 


'« 


David 








Samuell Smitii 


(( 


Elizabet 








S]amuell Stanley Juu 


u 


Samuell 


Jan. 


9 


1708-9 


JJohn How 


" 


John 


Mar. 


6 


1708-9 


Samuell Smith 


" 


Phebe 


" 


13 


17US-9 


J]o:iii Burton 


" 


Benjamin 


Apr. 


10 


1709 


Nathaniell Porter 


«' 


Abigail 




17 




Samuell Porter 


" 


Samuel 


" 


24 




T]homas Dunuell 


" 


David 


May 


15 




Nathjaniell Foster 


«' 


Hannah 


Jun. 


o 




WJiliiara Hobbs 




William 
Daniell 
Joseph 








Ijsaac Pebody 


" 


Hephzebah 


July 


10 


1709 


Nathauiell Averell 


" 


Meriam 


" 


17 




Benjamin Bixby Juu 
3 


" 


John 


" 


" 





'iio 



'^ if- 



18 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



J]acob Foster 


his Martlia 


July 


24 


JJohn French 


" Joseph 


Aug. 


U 


J]oseph Towne 


" Amos 


Sept. 


, 4 


Sjamuell Gould 

& 


♦' Jonathan 
«« Patience 


.. 


„ 


JJohn Dunnell 


" Tryphosa 


" 


25 


E]phraira "Wilds 


" Hannah 


Oct. 


9 


Benjamin Foster 


" Gideon 


" 


16 


Paul Averell 


" Ilephzeba 


Nov. 


13 


Benjamin Foster 


" Benjamin 


" 


27 


John Gould 


'* JMartlia 


Dec. 


4 


Timothy Perkins 


<' Elizabeth 


Jan. 


15 


Phillip Squire 




" 


22 


Ebeuezer Foster 


" lluth 


Feb. 


5 


Jacob Kobiuson 


" Jacob 


«< 


12 


William Averil 


" Moses 


" 


26 


Michaell Dunnel 


" Hannah 


Mar. 


19 


Thomas Curtis 


" John 


" 


2G 1710 


John Towne 


" John 


Apr. 


9 


Daniell Waters 


" Jemima 


" 


" 


John Pritchett 


" William 


" 


16 


Caleb Foster 


" Stephen 


" 


30 


William Towne 


" Mercy 


aiay 


U 


Jesse Dormau 


»' Philemon 


" 


21 


Samuell Potter 


«' Lydia 


Juue 


4 


Ivory Ilovey 


•' Anne 


" 


10 


Job Averell 


" Judith 


" 


18 


Joseph Towne 


** Bartholomew 


" 


" 


John Perkins 


" Kezia 


'< 


'< 


Nathauiell Wood 


" Zeruah 


" 


" 


Ebeuezer Averell 


" Mary 


Aug. 


20 


William Porter 


" Judith 


" 


" 


John Hovey 


" Susanna 


Sept. 


24 


My son John (Capen) 


" Joseph 


Dec. 


24 


Daniell Foster 


'« Asa 


Jan. 


21 1710-11 


John French 


" Samuel 


Feb. 


4 


John Perley 


*' Jonathan 


" 


" 


Jacob Esty 


•' Jacob 


" 


" 


John Gould 


" Mary 


" 


" 


Samuell Shuraway 




Mar. 


11 


Nathaniell Porter 


" Thomas 


Apr. 


1 


Jacob Kobinson 


" Amos 


" 


8 1711 


Samuell Smith 


" John 
twins " Mercy 


u 


15 


Nathauiell Bormau 


" Nathauiell 


♦' 


'• 



CHUKCII IN TOPSFIELD. 



19 



Peter Shumwa 


his Samuell 


Apr. 


22 


John Averill 


«' 


John 


" 


29 


John Duunell 


«' 


John 


«' 


" 


Jacob Foster 


«« 


David 


Juu. 


3 


^'Samuell Stanley 


" 


Jonathan 




" 


Sainuell Smith 


(' 


Margaret 


" 


<' 


Ephraim Wilds 


" 


Amos 


July 


1 


Ephraini Donnan 


tt 


Ephraim 


" 


" 


Samuell Smith 


" 


Mary 


Aug. 


10 


Thomas Ilunkins 


" 


Lydia 


Sept 


2 


Nathaniell Averill 


" 


Daniell 


" 


16 


Ebenezer Nichols 


•• 


Joseph 


Oct. 


U 


Benjamin Bixby 


(( 


Kezia 


Nov. 


4 


Caleb Foster 


" 


Mary 


Dec. 


30 


Ivory Hovey 


" 


Dorcas 


" 


<< 


Thomas Gould 


'« 


Mercy 


Jan. 


27 


Samuell Porter 


t( 


Jerusha 


Feb. 


3 


Amos Donnan 


«' 


Amos 


Mar. 


9 


Thomas Curtis 


" 


Phebe 


" 


23 


Joseph Towne 


" 


Mary 


" 


30 1712 


John Towne 


(I 


Elizabeth 


'< 


a a 


William Porter 


" 


Benjamin 


Apr. 


G 


Benjamin How 


'« 


Benjamin 


" 


20 


John Perkins 


«' 


Susanna 


(< 


27 


Jesse Dorman 


" 


Ruth 


«' 


" 


Zacheus Gould 


'« 


Sarah 


May 


4 


William Hobbs 


" 


Humphrey 


" 


'< 


John Burton 


'« 


John 


" 


»« 


Daniell Waters 


'« 


Mary 


«t 


" 


Joseph Knight 


'« 


Abigail 


" 


'« 


John Gould 


«« 


Anna 


'< 


11 


Paul Averill 


" 


Paul 


Jun. 


1 


Thomas Buzzell 


«' 


Thomas 


July 


6 


,. Jacob Stanley 


" 


Miriam 


" 


13 


John Curtis 


twins 


C Sarah 
C Hannah 


Aug. 


24 


Simon Bradstreet 


his 


Elizabeth 


" 


31 


Isaac Esty 


" 


Moses 


Sept. 


6 


ye widdo Benjamin S 


mithowned 








ye covenant & had 


4 children 


Benjamin 
Stephen 
Rebaka 
Sarah 


" 


28 



20 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



Ephraim Dorman 

Ebouexur Avorell 
Samuell Stanley 
Jacob Pebodj- 
John I'eilcy 
Jacob Robinson 
John Towne 
Dorcas Butler 
Caleb Fo.ster 
Job Averill 
Paul Averill 
Jacob Esty 
Joseph Cummins 
Ephraim Wilds 
Peter Shumway 
Sarauell Smith 
John >sichols 
Samuell Potter 
Nathaniell Porter 
John Cummins 
Joseph Knight 
Hannah Clarke 
Samuell Smith 
Jacob Stanley 
John Averill 
Abraham How 
Benjamin IIow 
Samuell Potter 
Thomas Gould 
Joseph Towne 
Joseph Gould 
William Towne 
William Porter 
Simon ]?rad>treet 
John Perkins 
Amo.s Dorman 
John Gould 
Ivory Hovey 
Samuell Porter 
Nathaniell Averill 
Thomas Curtis 
David Balch 
Timothy Perkins 



800 



his Mary 


Nov. 23 


" Lydia 


Dec. U 


" Abigail 


.« 


" Jacob 


Mar. 1 1713 


" Samuell 


" 15 


«' John 


Apr. 19 


" Bartholomew }.Iay 17 


her Mary 


" 31 


his Philemon 


Jun. G 


" Israeli 


" 21 


" Sarah 


July 5 


•' Lydia 


Aug. 2 


" Joseph 




" Nathan 


9 


" John 


" IG 


" Abigail 


" SO 


" John 


Sept. 6 


" Abigail 


" 


" Elijah 


Oct. 18 


«' Rebecka 


Nov. 1 


" Hannah 


.1 *< 




Dec. 6 


" Samuell 


Jan. 3 1713-4 


" Joanna 


Feb. U 


♦' Thomas 


Mar. 7 


" Mercy 


" 


" Sarah 


" " 


" Mary 


14 


" Yeates 


Apr. 4 17U 


" David 


.. u 


" Priscella 


a ii 


" Kezia 


" 


" Seth 


" 25 


" Simon 


'• " 


" Ruth 


May 9 


" Thomas 


Jun. 13 


" John 


" 20 


" Ivory 


July 4 


" David 


11 


" Jeremiah 


25 


" Hannah 


Aug. 1 


" David 


" 15 


" Ruth 


" 29 



CUURCH IN TOrSFlELD. 



21 



Nathaniell Borman 


[lis Abigail 


Sept 


5 


-Sanuiell Stanley 


" IMathew 


Oct. 


10 


John Ilowlett 


" Thomas 


" 


23 


John rc'ikins 


" Elislia 


Jan. 


2 


846 iL 


all thus far. 






Michaell Dunnell 


tiis Jacob 


Feb. 


6 1714-5 


Jacob Pebody 


" Rebecka 


" 


" 


WilHam llobbs 


" Beujamiu 


.May 


1 1715 


Ebeuezer Averill 


" Jemima 


" 


" 


John How 


" Zerriah 


'« 


15 


John Averil 


" Emma 






Job Averil 


" Kezia 






John Nichols 


" Samuell 


Aug. 


14 


Jacob Estie 


" Isaac 




«' 


Timothy Perkins 


" Jonathan 


" 


28 


Samuell Potter 


" Mary 


Sept 


4 


Jolin Dunnell 


" Sarah 


" 


11 


Joseph Knight 


" Phillip 


'< 


'« 


Caleb Foster 


" Sarah 


«' 


" 


Francis Pebody 


" Francis 


" 


25 


Zachens Gould 


" Abigail 


" 


(' 


Joseph Gould 


' Joseph 


Oct. 


2 


Thomas Potter 


' Jeru&ha 


»' 


" 


Samuell Smith 


" Rebecka 


" 


9 


Samuell Smith 


" Priscelia 


" 


" 


Ebenezer Nichols 


" Rachell 


" 


23 


Jacob Robinson 


" Elizabeth 


Nov. 


6 


John Per ley 


' Ruth 


" 


20 


-Samuell Stanley 


' Ruth 


Dec. 


4 


John Abbot 


' Reraembe 


r " 


" 


John Capen 


' Mary 


Feb. 


5 1715-6 


Abraham How 


' Jemima 


'« 


12 


Israeli How 


" Israeli 


" 


" 


Ephraim Wilds 


♦ Juliana 


" 


19 


Stephen Pcrley 


' Deborah 


'» 


" 


Nathauiell Porter 


' Joseph 






ye wife of Phillip Nealand upon 








her owning ye covenant. her Phillip 






Jacob Stanley t 


is Rebecka 


Apr. 


15 1716 


John Jeflfurs 


' Hannah 


" 


" 


William Porter 


* Anna 


" 


22 


Son Paker (Thomas) 


* Joseph 


May 


6 


Joseph Towne 


' Abigail 


«' 


«« 


Ivory Hovey 


" Abigail 


" 


<< 



■s4 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



Simon Bradstrcet 
Tho Gould 




his 


Dudley 
Benjamin 


Jun. 


3 


John Wills 




•' 


John 


«« 


10 


Isiiac Cummins 




• « 


Jerusha 


'< 


17 


Phillip NcMlan 




>< 


Sarah 


'« 


«» 


Dorcas Butler 




her Valentine 


" 


2i 


Joscpii Cummins 




his 


Thomas 


July 


15 


John Perkins 




" 


Dorethee 


Xov. 


4 


David Balch 




(< 


John 


• « 


• « 


Nathan Towne 




& " 


Phebe 
Katherine 


Feb. 


3 


John AVilds 




«« 


Katherine 


(( 




John Clarke 








« 


10 


Joseph Gould 




" 


Amos 


Mar. 


2 


John Avcrill 




«« 


Katherine 


Apr. 




Jacob Pebody 




" 


Abigail 






Samuell Killum 




«« 


Samuell 


«« 


21 


Joseph Cummins 
Tobijah Perkins 




" 


Jacob 

Elizabeth 


May 


19 


John Cummins jun. 


'« 


John 


" 


26 


Samuell Potter 




it 


Elizabeth 


Jun. 


30 


Joshua Towne 


all bapt 


\7A on 


y« 






John Towne 


owniug 


ofy*-' covenant 






Gideon Towne 


&. all ye 


families 






Eliezer Lake 












Jacob Towne 












Abigail Ramsdel 












Phfcbe Gould 












Stephen Towne 
Jabez Towne 












Elisha Towne 
John Towne 




his 


Samuell 






Timothy Ramsdel 
John Gould 




&" 


Abigail 

John 

Phcbe 


July 


21 


Joseph Knight 
Eliezer Lake 






Josiah 
Lydia 
Prk-cella 


Aug. 




John Perkins 
Timothy Perkins 
Margaret Willard 


owned 


y« 


Isaac 
Timothy 


Sept. 


22 


covenant wa^ b 


xptlzd al 


so 








Benjamin Ilow 
Ebenezer Nichols 




his son Benjamin 
his Kezia 


Oct. 


6 



171C- 



1717 



CHURCH IN TOPSFIELD. 



23 



Samuel Stanley 


his David 


Nov. 


3 


James Jetton 


" Ilanna 


" 


" 


John Abbot 


" John 


" 


" 


Caleb Foster 


" John 


" 


10 


Ebeuezer xiverill 


«' Phebc 


" 


2-t 


Thomas Perkins 


" Kobert 


<< 


" 


Thomas Potter 


'* Thomas 


Dec. 




Son John Capen 


" ]Mary 


" 


15 


Ephraim Wilds 


" Elijah 


Jan. 




Zacheus Gould 


" Zacheus 


Feb. 




Thomas Goodhall 


" Thomas 


" 




Abraham How 


" Ilephzeba 


Mar. 




Son (Simon) Bradstreet " 


■^'* John 


" 


IG 


Nathauiell Porter 


" Eleanour 


Apr. 




Son (Thomas) Baker 


«' Priscella 


May 


4 


Stephen Perloy 


" Allen 


" 


11 


Widdow llobbs 


" Mary 


" 


" 


Francis Pebody 


" Mary 


" 


18 


Sarauell Smith 


" Rebecka 


" 




Nathan Towue 


" Joseph 


" 




John Gould 


" Kezia 


Jun. 


22 


Joseph Towne 


" Phebe 


July 


G 


Samuell Smith 


" Elizabeth 


" 


20 


John Burton 


" Sanmell 






John Perkins 


" Kebecka 






Ivory Hovey 


" Aaron 


Sept 




John Averill 


" Ebeuezer 


Oct. 




Timothy Kamsdell 


" Katharine 


N 




Thomas Gould 


" Nathaniell 


" 




Thomas Dunnel 


" Abigail 






John Wilds 


" Zebulon 


( Dec. 
( idem 


21 1718 


John Cummins 


" Hannah 




Jacob Peabody 


" Nathaniell 


Mar. 


1 1719 


Joseph Gould 


" Ruth 


Apr. 


5 


John Abbot 


" Mercy 


" 


19 


Jacob Estys 


" Anna 


May 


3 


Abraham Foster 


" Abraham 


" 


10 


Tobijah Perkins 


" Joseph 


" 


24 


9G5 so far 








Amos Dorraan 


" Mary 


Jun. 


7 


Thomas Curtis 


" Israeli 


" 


14 


Samuell Potter 


" Sarauell 


" 


28 


Philip Nealand 


«' Samuell 


" 


" 



!; V!'' 



24 



EARLY RECORDS OF THE 



John Towne 


his Jonathan 


July 19 




Benjamiu How 


" James 


" 2G 




Isaac Cummins jun 


" Abigail 
& " Elisiia 


Aug. 2 




Patience Bennit 




Sept. 13 




Eliezer Lake 


" Abigail 


" 20 




Sanmell Stanley 


" Jacob 


Oct. 4 




Micliael Dunnell 


" Abigail 


" 11 




Charity Dunnell 




Dec. 13 




Thomas Baicer 


" John 


«' 20 




John How 


" Joseph 


" 27 




Stephen Parley 


"■ Sarah 


Ja. 




Abraham How 


" Sarah 


Feb. 




John Perlvins 


" John 


" 28 1719- 


20 


Joseph Towne 


" Hannah 


Mar. 27 17:'0 




Thomas Potter 


" JIartha 


" " 




Francis Febody 


" Dorothee 


Apr. 




Thomas Perkius 


" Thomas 


" 24 




■ Simon Bradstreet 


" Margarett 






Widdow Ann Averil 


her Abiel 






Thomas Dunnell 


his Estlier 


May 8 




John Gould 


" John 


July 3 




Ebenezer >;ichols 


" AquiUa 


" 10 




Zacheus Gould 


" P^liezer 


" 17 




John Chapman 


' Rebecka 


" " 




William Porter 


" Jonathan 


" 24 




David Balch 


" Joshua 


" 




Joseph Robinson 


" Martha 


i. 




Timothy llamj^dell 


" Timothy 


Aug. 7 




Job Averil 


" Samuel 


" 14 




Joseph Cummiugs 


" Sarah 


" 21 




Elizabeth lies 


her Elizabeth 


" 23 




John Abbot 


his Jacob 


" " 




Ivory Hovey 


" Ann 


Sept. 25 




John Wilds 


" Elisha 


" " 




Isaac Cummins jun 


" Mary 


Oct. 2 




Nathauiell Porter 


" Mary 


9 




Sarah Merritleld 


" 


" 23 




Robert Kudltou 


" Hannah 


Nov. 20 




Lieut Joseph Guuld 


" Mary 


Jan. 1 




Jacob Esty 


" Mary 


Feb. 12 1721 




Mr Conant 


" William 


Mar. 12 




John Cummins jun. 


" Mercy 


" 19 





ciiURcn IX TorsriELD. 



25 



Jacob Towne jun. 


his Ruth 


Mar. 2G 


Jacob Pebody 


" Priscella 


Apr. 2 


Robert Andrews 


" James 


" 23 


Abraham Foster juu 


" Sarah 


ma 


Thomas Perkins Secuud 


" Judi 


m 


Benjamin Kniglit 


" Ruth 


" 


Thomas Potter 


" Ezekiel 


May 21 


Phillip Nealand 


" IMary 


" 


Jacob Towne 


" Joshua 


Sept. 


Ephraim Kymball 
Joseph Cummius 


" Ei)hraim 
" Abigail 


1559B^'7 


John Towne 


" Abigail 


Feb. 


Tho Curtis 


" David 


]\rar. 11 1722 


Samuel Boyd 


" Eliezer 


.. (< 


Francis Pebody 


" Samuell 


" 18 


Johu Abbot 


" Abigail 


ii a 


Tho Baker 


" Elizabeth 


" 25 


John Curtis 


" Johu 


Apr. 1 


Tim Ramsdell 


" Joseph 


" " 


Wiiliaui Isles 


" William 


" " 


Abraham How 


" Ruth ^ 




Isaac Cummins juu 


" Joseph 5 




Samuell Smith 


" Hcphzibah 


May 20 


John Wilds 


'« Ezra 


" 27 


Johu Gould 


" Richard 


Jua 10 


Nathan Towne 


" Solomou 


" 


Samuell Stanley 


" Elizabeth 




Daniell Towne 


" Daniell 




Job Averell 


" Susanna 


Sep. 


Samuell Curtis 


" Hannah 




Simon Bradstreet 


" Priscella 




Thomas Duuuel 


" Susauna ^ 
" Jacob > 
" Amos J 


Sept. 30 1722 


Joseph Towne 


" Martha 




Lieut (Joseph) Gould 


" Anna 


Nov. 4 


Eobert Audrews 


" Robert 


" 11 


Benjamin Knight 


" Margarett 


u 


Kathan Bixby 


" Amos 


" 


Timothy Perkins 


" William 




Daniell Redingtoa 


" Daniell 




John Chapman 


" Mary 


Mar 


Jacob Perkins 
i 


" Catharine 


Apr. 



26 



EAKLY RECORDS OF THE 



Zacheus Gould 


his Susanna 


Apr. 20 


John Wilds 


«' Sarah 


May 19 


Benjamin Towne 


" Benjamin 


" " 


Thomas Stevens 


" Mary 


•' " 


William Porter 


" Jabez 


June 9 1723 


Francis Pebody 


" Nathaniell 


" 


Kobcrt Tfrkins 


" Elizabeth 


Juu. 23 1723 


Jacob Tebody 


" Thomas 


Aug. 25 


William Ecdington 


" Elizabeth 


Sep. 


Tobijah Perkins 


" Tobijah 


Oct. 6 


Thomas Potter 


" Joanna 


" 20 


JIark How 


" Hannah 


Dec. 1 


Jonathan Perkins 


" Jonathan 


Jan. 5 1723 


Aaron Esty 


" Isaac 


" 2G 


John Perkins 


" Thomas 


Mar. 8 


Isaac IIow 




" 22 172-1 


John Abbot 


" Neheniia 


" 2(9) 


Samuell Curtis 


« Rebecca 


Apr. 


Samuell Smith 


" Robert 




Nathaniell Towne 


" Jemima 


Jun. 7 


Jacob Perkins 


" Hannah 


" " 


Samuell Potter 


" Ilaiinah "] 




Daniell Towne 


«' Araos 1 
«' Abner T 




Gideon Towne 






& Gideon j 




Thomas Perkins Ensign 


" Thomas 


" 28 


John Burton 


" David 


July 5 


Jacob Towne 


" Jacob 


i( t( 


Samuell Towne 


" Mary 


U l( 


Jacob Dorman 


" Mercy 


" 12 


Nathaniell RamsdoU 


" Elizabeth 


" " 


Ephraim Kymball 


" Eunice 


" " 


William lies 


" John 


" 26 


Ebenezer Nichols 


" Elizabeth 


Aug. 9 


Capt Tho Baker 


" Priscella 


" " 


Jacob Reddington 


" Dorcas 


(t (« 


Abraham Foster 


" Thomas 


" 16 


Jacob Peabody 


" JIartha 


" 23 


John Gould 


" Stephen 


Sept. 20 


Thomas Curtis 


•' Benjamin 


Oct. 25 


Eliezer Lake 


" Eliezer 


" " 


Daniell Reddington 


" Thomas 


" " 


Samuell Bradstreet 


" Ann 


" " 






*? yrii.I, 



i: :v[, 
.•i>;iT 



•V ;■)-.■! : !T J.: , ) 



CHURCH IN TOrSFIELD. 



27 



Thomas Potter 


his 


Anthony 


Nov 


. 15 


NathauTowue 




Jonathan 


" 


22 


Simon Braclstreet 




Lucy 


" 


29 


Noah Dodge 




Abigail 


" 


" 


Capt Joseph Gould 




Sarah 


Dec. 


20 


Joseph Cimimlus 




Daniell 


" 


" 


Mark How 




Love 


" 


" 


Abraham How 




Abraham 


Jan. 


3 


Saruuell Ilowlett 




Martha 






Aarou Esty 




Aaron 


(( 


31 


Dorcas Whitlingham 


her 


Anna 


Feb. 


7 


Francis Peabody 


his 


William 


May 


9 1725 


Paul Averill 




Joseph 


" 


23 


Jacob Dorman 




Euth 


" 


30 


Isaac Cummins 




Hannah 


<' 


" 


Sarauell Per!<ins 




Thomas 


(1 


" 


Timothy Perkins twius 




Timothy 
Kezia 


Juu. 


20 


Rev. Joseph Capeu died 30 J 


une 


172.3 






Joseph Capen His Book Ex 


Dono Rcvereudi 


ssimi : 


Magistri J. 


Flint 30 Aug. An Dom 1679 











5iah 



1706