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Jarvis Ring

Male 1658 - Bef 1728  (< 70 years)


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  • Name Jarvis Ring  [1
    Born 1658  of Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef Mar 1728  [2
    Person ID I5929  Nielsen Hayden genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2016 

    Father Robert Ring,   b. 1614, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1690  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Jarvis 
    Family ID F3454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Fowler,   b. 7 Jan 1661, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 24 Feb 1736  (Age > 75 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1685  [1, 2
    Children 
    +1. Capt. David Ring,   b. 24 Nov 1693, of Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1752  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2017 04:58:56 
    Family ID F3360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jarvis Ring's testimony in the 1692 witchcraft trial of Susannah (North) Martin:

      Jarvis Ring of Salsbury maketh oath as followeth

      That about seven or eight years ago he had ben several times aflicted in the night time by som body or som thing coming up upon him when he was in bed and did sorely afflict him by Lying upon him and he coold neither move nor speake while it was upon him but somtimes made akind of noyse that folks did hear him & com up to him and as soon as any body came it woold be gon this it did for along time before and sinc: but he did never see any body clearly but on time [] but on time in the night it came upon me as at other times and I did then see the pson [of Susa] na martin of Amsbery I this deponent did [pbar ]sently see her [and shee] came to this deponent and took him by the hand and bitt him [by the fin] ger by fors and then came and Lay upon him awhile as [formerly] and after awhile went away the print of the bite is [yet to] be seen on the little finger of his right hand for it was [hard to hea] le (he farther sayth) That several times he was asleep [when it ca] me: But at that time when bitt his finger he was as [sayerly awa] ke as ever he was: and plainly saw her shape and felt [her teeth a] saforsayd

      [Sworn] e by Jarvis Ring abovesayd may the 13th: 1692

      [before] me *Robt Pike Asist at Salbury

      Jurat in Curia

  • Sources 
    1. [S1413] The Fowler Family: A Genealogical Memoir of the Descendants of Philip and Mary Fowler, of Ipswich, Mass., by Matthew A. Stickney. Salem, Massachusetts: Salem Press, 1883.

    2. [S526] The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, With Some Related Families of Adjoining Towns and of York County, Maine, by David W. Hoyt. Providence, Rhode Island, 1897-1916.