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Maj. Richard Saltonstall

Male Bef 1610 - 1694  (> 83 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Maj. Richard Saltonstall was born Bef 1 Oct 1610, Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; died 29 Apr 1694, Hulme, Lancaster, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1610, Woodsome, Yorkshire, England
    • Baptised: 1 Oct 1610, Almondbury, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    One of John Turner Sargent Jr.'s ten proven "gateway ancestors."

    He went to New England with his father in 1630, the first of at least eight Atlantic crossings in his lifetime. He was a man of many interests and offices, both in New England and during England's commonwealth period. Notably, back in New England after the Restoration, Richard Saltonstall donated £50 to support the fugitive regicides William Goffe and Edward Whalley, and he was one of the few people who knew where in New England they were hiding.

    Maj. married Muriel Gurdon 4 Jul 1633, All Hallows, Honey Lane, London, England. Muriel (daughter of Brampton Gurdon) was born Abt 1613; died 1688. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Nathaniel Saltonstall  Descendancy chart to this point was born Abt 1639, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts; died 21 May 1707.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Nathaniel Saltonstall Descendancy chart to this point (1.Maj.1) was born Abt 1639, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts; died 21 May 1707.

    Nathaniel married Elizabeth Ward 28 Dec 1663. Elizabeth (daughter of Rev. John Ward and Alice) was born 9 Apr 1647; died 29 Apr 1741. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. Elizabeth Saltonstall  Descendancy chart to this point was born 17 Sep 1668; died 8 Jul 1726, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Elizabeth Saltonstall Descendancy chart to this point (2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) was born 17 Sep 1668; died 8 Jul 1726, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Elizabeth married Rev. Rowland Cotton 1690. Rev. (son of Rev. John Cotton and Joanna Rossiter) was born 27 Dec 1667; died 22 Mar 1722. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Joanna Cotton  Descendancy chart to this point died 1772.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Joanna Cotton Descendancy chart to this point (3.Elizabeth3, 2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) died 1772.

    Joanna married Rev. John Brown 1719, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts. Rev. (son of Ichabod Brown and Martha Woodbury) was born 1 Nov 1696, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 2 Dec 1742, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Abigail Brown  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1732, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts; died 28 Nov 1800, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried , Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Abigail Brown Descendancy chart to this point (4.Joanna4, 3.Elizabeth3, 2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) was born 1732, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts; died 28 Nov 1800, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried , Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    John Wingate Thornton calls her merely "a dau." of "Rev. J. Brown, of Haverhill" and his wife Joanna Cotton, but he is specific that she was the wife of "Rev. Edw. Brooks of North Yarmouth, Me."

    Abigail married Rev. Edward Brooks Sep 1764. Rev. (son of Samuel Brooks and Mary Boutwell) was born 31 Oct 1733, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 6 May 1781, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried , Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Mary Brooks  Descendancy chart to this point was born 27 Jan 1769; died 30 Jan 1842, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Mary Brooks Descendancy chart to this point (5.Abigail5, 4.Joanna4, 3.Elizabeth3, 2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) was born 27 Jan 1769; died 30 Jan 1842, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Mary married Samuel Gray 25 Apr 1799. Samuel (son of Abraham Gray and Lydia Calley) was born 2 Aug 1760; died 21 Jan 1816, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Henrietta Gray  Descendancy chart to this point was born 1 Oct 1811; died 3 Apr 1891, Brookline, Massachusetts.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  Henrietta Gray Descendancy chart to this point (6.Mary6, 5.Abigail5, 4.Joanna4, 3.Elizabeth3, 2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) was born 1 Oct 1811; died 3 Apr 1891, Brookline, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Bef 17 Oct 1811, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
    • Baptised: 17 Oct 1811, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Henrietta married Ignatius Sargent 7 May 1835, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Ignatius (son of Ignatius Sargent and Sarah Sargent Ellery) was born 20 Jan 1800, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 18 Aug 1884, Brookline, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Charles Sprague Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born 24 Apr 1841, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 22 Mar 1927, Brookline, Massachusetts.


Generation: 8

  1. 8.  Charles Sprague Sargent Descendancy chart to this point (7.Henrietta7, 6.Mary6, 5.Abigail5, 4.Joanna4, 3.Elizabeth3, 2.Nathaniel2, 1.Maj.1) was born 24 Apr 1841, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 22 Mar 1927, Brookline, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    American botanist. He was appointed in 1872 as the first director of Harvard University's Arnold Arboretum in Boston, Massachusetts, and held the post until his death. He published several works of botany, and he was a friend of John Muir. The standard botanical author abbreviation Sarg. is applied to plants he identified.

    Charles married Mary Allen Robeson 26 Nov 1873. Mary (daughter of Andrew Robeson and Mary Arnold Allen) was born 14 Jun 1853, Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died 15 Aug 1919, Brookline, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Charles Sprague Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born 7 Mar 1880, Brookline, Massachusetts; died 13 Feb 1959, New York City; was buried , Walnut Hills Cemetery, Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts.