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Rebecca Rolfe

Female 1662 - 1751  (89 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Rebecca Rolfe was born on 9 Feb 1662 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts (daughter of John Rolfe and Mary Scullard); died on 23 Nov 1751 in Middlesex County, Massachusetts; was buried in Old Burying Ground, Arlington, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 9 Feb 1661, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
    • Alternate death: 13 Nov 1751

    Rebecca married William Cutter. William (son of Richard Cutter and Elizabeth) was born on 22 Feb 1649 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 1 Apr 1723. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Richard Cutter was born on 13 Nov 1682 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 17 Dec 1756 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey; was buried in First Presbyterian Churchyard, Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.
    2. Rebecca Cutter was born about 1693; died on 12 Jan 1718.

    Rebecca married John Whitmore on 3 Jun 1724 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. John (son of Francis Whitmore and Isabel Parke) was born on 1 Oct 1654 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 22 Feb 1737 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Salem Street Burying Ground, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Rolfe was born on 10 May 1634 in near Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England (son of Henry Rolfe and Honour Rolfe); died on 30 Sep 1681 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1 Oct 1681, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    John married Mary Scullard on 4 Dec 1656 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Mary (daughter of Samuel Scullard and Rebecca Kent) was born on 9 Jan 1641 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died after 2 Oct 1683 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary Scullard was born on 9 Jan 1641 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts (daughter of Samuel Scullard and Rebecca Kent); died after 2 Oct 1683 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 9 Jan 1642, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    "While her husband was away, Mary (Scullard) Rolfe was involved in an adulterous relationship with Dr. Henry Greenland, for which he was ordered out of Newbury. He went to Kittery, Maine, which also forced him to leave, and eventually settled at Piscataway, N.J., with his family. Shortly after John returned, he, Mary, and their two daughters, Mary and Rebecca, relocated to Nantucket. They moved to Cambridge about 1672, where he purchased 'Cook's Mill,' which he operated. He purchased land in Woodbridge shortly before his death. His wife and all of his children, except their daughter Rebecca, moved to Woodbridge." [Paul C. Reed, citation details below.]

    Children:
    1. 1. Rebecca Rolfe was born on 9 Feb 1662 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 23 Nov 1751 in Middlesex County, Massachusetts; was buried in Old Burying Ground, Arlington, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Henry Rolfe was born before 5 Sep 1585 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England (son of John Rolfe and Honor); died on 1 Mar 1643 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 5 Sep 1585, Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England

    Henry married Honour Rolfe on 28 May 1621 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England. Honour (daughter of Richard Rolfe and Agnes Rolfe) was born about 1593 in of Hamptworth, Wiltshire, England; died on 19 Dec 1650 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Honour Rolfe was born about 1593 in of Hamptworth, Wiltshire, England (daughter of Richard Rolfe and Agnes Rolfe); died on 19 Dec 1650 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets.
    Children:
    1. 2. John Rolfe was born on 10 May 1634 in near Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England; died on 30 Sep 1681 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

  3. 6.  Samuel Scullard was born between 1616 and 1617 in Hampshire, England (son of Robert Scullard and Alice); died before 7 Apr 1647 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    He was a follower of the Rev. Stephen Bachiler.

    Samuel married Rebecca Kent before 1641. Rebecca (daughter of Richard Kent) was born about 1622; died before 19 Sep 1684 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Rebecca Kent was born about 1622 (daughter of Richard Kent); died before 19 Sep 1684 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.
    Children:
    1. 3. Mary Scullard was born on 9 Jan 1641 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died after 2 Oct 1683 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Rolfe was born about 1550 in Wiltshire, England (son of (Unknown) Rolfe); died before 12 Sep 1625 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England; was buried on 12 Sep 1625 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England.

    John married Honor about 1578. Honor died before 8 Jul 1619 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England; was buried on 8 Jul 1619 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Honor died before 8 Jul 1619 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England; was buried on 8 Jul 1619 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England.
    Children:
    1. Mary Rolfe was born before 16 Jul 1582.
    2. 4. Henry Rolfe was born before 5 Sep 1585 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire, England; died on 1 Mar 1643 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

  3. 10.  Richard Rolfe was born about 1567 (son of Richard Rolfe and Margaret); died in 1598.

    Richard married Agnes Rolfe. Agnes (daughter of (Unknown) Rolfe and Alice) was born about 1573. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Agnes Rolfe was born about 1573 (daughter of (Unknown) Rolfe and Alice).
    Children:
    1. 5. Honour Rolfe was born about 1593 in of Hamptworth, Wiltshire, England; died on 19 Dec 1650 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets.

  5. 12.  Robert Scullard was born about 1590 in of Abbots Ann, Hampshire, England; died between 20 Sep 1617 and 22 Sep 1617; was buried on 23 Sep 1617 in Abbots Ann, Hampshire, England.

    Notes:

    He was a joiner.

    Robert married Alice about 1614. Alice died after 20 Sep 1617. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Alice died after 20 Sep 1617.
    Children:
    1. 6. Samuel Scullard was born between 1616 and 1617 in Hampshire, England; died before 7 Apr 1647 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

  7. 14.  Richard Kent was born before 1597; died on 14 Jun 1654.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 15 Jun 1654, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    He was a maltster. His origins are unproved, but circumstantial evidence suggests that he and his brother Stephen Kent both came from the entertainingly-named parishes of Nether Wallop and Over Wallop in Hampshire.

    What is known of his wife with certainty is that the first two letters of her name were "Em." It is not known if she was the mother of all his children. An "Emma Kent widow" died at Newbury on 10 Jan 1677.

    Children:
    1. 7. Rebecca Kent was born about 1622; died before 19 Sep 1684 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey.