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John Brigham

Male 1645 - 1728  (83 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Brigham was born on 9 Mar 1645 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts (son of Thomas Brigham and Mercy); died on 16 Sep 1728 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    John married Sarah Davis before 1673. Sarah (daughter of Robert Davis and Bridget Loker) was born on 10 Apr 1646; died between 1691 and 1698. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. John Brigham was born in Nov 1680 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 16 Sep 1729.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Thomas Brigham was born about 1603 (son of John Brigham and Constance Watson); died on 8 Dec 1653 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Emigrated to New England in 1635 on the Susan and Ellen; first at Cambridge, where he remained.

    Thomas married Mercy about 1641. Mercy died on 22 Dec 1693 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mercy died on 22 Dec 1693 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    No evidence attaches to the common supposition that her maiden name was Hurd.

    Children:
    1. Mary Brigham
    2. 1. John Brigham was born on 9 Mar 1645 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 16 Sep 1728 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Brigham was born about 1574 in of Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England (son of Thomas Brigham and Gillian); died in 1621 in Hotham, Yorkshire, England.

    Notes:

    The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volume I calls him "of Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Lancashire, which is incorrect. Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor is in the East Riding of Yorkshire, far away from Lancashire. There is no location inside Lancashire with that name.

    John married Constance Watson on 30 Sep 1599. Constance (daughter of James Watson) was born before 17 Aug 1578; died after 11 May 1621. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Constance Watson was born before 17 Aug 1578 (daughter of James Watson); died after 11 May 1621.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 17 Aug 1578, Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England

    Children:
    1. 2. Thomas Brigham was born about 1603; died on 8 Dec 1653 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Thomas Brigham was born in 1550 in Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England (son of Thomas Brigham and Jennett Millington); died before 8 Nov 1586; was buried on 8 Nov 1586 in Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England.

    Thomas married Gillian about 1572. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Gillian
    Children:
    1. 4. John Brigham was born about 1574 in of Holme-upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire, England; died in 1621 in Hotham, Yorkshire, England.

  3. 10.  James Watson
    Children:
    1. 5. Constance Watson was born before 17 Aug 1578; died after 11 May 1621.