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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 before 1 Oct 1610; died on 29 Apr 1694 in Hulme, Lancaster, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 1 Oct 1610, Almondbury, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    One of JTS'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 on 4 Jul 1633 in All Hallows, Honey Lane, London, England. Muriel (daughter of Brampton Gurdon and Muriel Sedley) was born about 1613; died before 25 Apr 1688; was buried on 25 Apr 1688 in St. James' Church, Didsbury, Lancashire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

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


Generation: 2

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

    Nathaniel married Elizabeth Ward on 28 Dec 1663 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. Elizabeth (daughter of Rev. John Ward and Alice) was born on 1 Apr 1647; died on 29 Apr 1741 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

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


Generation: 3

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

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

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


Generation: 4

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

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

    Children:
    1. 5. Abigail Brown  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1732 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 28 Nov 1800 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in 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 in 1732 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 28 Nov 1800 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in 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 in Sep 1764. Rev. (son of Samuel Brooks and Mary Boutwell) was born on 31 Oct 1733 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 6 May 1781 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

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

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

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

    Other Events:

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

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

    Children:
    1. 8. Charles Sprague Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 24 Apr 1841 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died on 22 Mar 1927 in Brookline, Norfolk, 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 on 24 Apr 1841 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died on 22 Mar 1927 in Brookline, Norfolk, 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 on 26 Nov 1873. Mary (daughter of Andrew Robeson and Mary Arnold Allen) was born on 14 Jun 1853 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island; died on 15 Aug 1919 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

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