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Christopher Batt

Male Bef 1601 - 1661  (> 60 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Christopher Batt was born Bef 6 Jul 1601; died 10 Aug 1661, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 6 Jul 1601, St. Edmund's, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

    Notes:

    One of TWK's eleven "gateway ancestors."

    He was a tanner. Died after being accidentally shot by his son who was aiming at a mark in their orchard.

    Christopher married Anne Baynton 12 Oct 1629, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. Anne (daughter of Ferdinando Baynton and Jane Weare alias Browne) was born 23 Sep 1602; died Between 14 Mar 1679 and 21 May 1679, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Jane Batt  Descendancy chart to this point was born Dec 1631; died 1 Jan 1710, Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts.
    2. 3. Anne Batt  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Jane Batt Descendancy chart to this point (1.Christopher1) was born Dec 1631; died 1 Jan 1710, Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: Dec 1631, St. Edmund's, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

    Jane married Dr. Peter Toppan 3 Apr 1661, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Dr. (son of Abraham Toppan and Susanna Taylor) was born Aug 1633; died 3 Nov 1707, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Samuel Toppan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 5 Jun 1670, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died 30 Oct 1750, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

  2. 3.  Anne Batt Descendancy chart to this point (1.Christopher1)

    Anne married Edmund Angier. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Elizabeth Angier  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Samuel Toppan Descendancy chart to this point (2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 5 Jun 1670, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died 30 Oct 1750, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Samuel married Abigail Wigglesworth 23 Dec 1700, Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Abigail (daughter of Rev. Michael Wigglesworth and Martha Mudge) was born 20 Mar 1681, Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died 28 Jan 1771, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Rev. Benjamin Tappan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 28 Feb 1721, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died 6 May 1790, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Essex, Massachusetts; was buried , Old Burial Ground, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Essex, Massachusetts.

  2. 5.  Elizabeth Angier Descendancy chart to this point (3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1)

    Elizabeth married Jonathan Pierpont. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Sarah Pierpont  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 4

  1. 6.  Rev. Benjamin Tappan Descendancy chart to this point (4.Samuel3, 2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 28 Feb 1721, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died 6 May 1790, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Essex, Massachusetts; was buried , Old Burial Ground, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 28 Feb 1720, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    Also spelled Toppan. Graduated Harvard in 1742, taught school in Haverhill, and was ordained and installed as pastor over the Congregational Church in Manchester in December of 1745, a position he held until his death forty-five years later.

    Rev. married Elizabeth Marsh 5 Oct 1746. Elizabeth (daughter of David Marsh and Mary Moody) was born 29 Jun 1723, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts; died 24 Sep 1807, Manchester, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Benjamin Tappan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 21 Oct 1747, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 29 Jan 1831, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts; was buried , Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

  2. 7.  Sarah Pierpont Descendancy chart to this point (5.Elizabeth3, 3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1)

    Sarah married Enoch Sawyer. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Sarah Sawyer  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 5

  1. 8.  Benjamin Tappan Descendancy chart to this point (6.Rev.4, 4.Samuel3, 2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 21 Oct 1747, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 29 Jan 1831, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts; was buried , Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 21 Oct 1747, Manchester, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    He was a goldsmith and a storekeeper. According to Tappan-Toppan Genealogy (citation details below), he marched with other volunteers from Northampton to meet the forces of Burgoyne at Saratoga.

    Benjamin married Sarah Holmes 22 Oct 1770, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Sarah (daughter of William Homes and Rebecca Dawes) was born 2 Jan 1748, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 21 Mar 1826, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts; was buried , Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 10. Sen. Benjamin Tappan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 25 May 1773, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts; died 20 Apr 1857, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio.

  2. 9.  Sarah Sawyer Descendancy chart to this point (7.Sarah4, 5.Elizabeth3, 3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1)

    Sarah married Thomas Parsons. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 11. Anna Parsons  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 6

  1. 10.  Sen. Benjamin Tappan Descendancy chart to this point (8.Benjamin5, 6.Rev.4, 4.Samuel3, 2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 25 May 1773, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts; died 20 Apr 1857, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio.

    Notes:

    "[A]n Ohio judge and Democratic politician who served in the Ohio State Senate and the United States Senate. He was an early settler of the Connecticut Western Reserve in northeastern Ohio and was one of the first settlers in Portage County and the founder of the city of Ravenna, Ohio." [Wikipedia]

    "TAPPAN, Benjamin, a Senator from Ohio; born in Northampton, Mass., May 25, 1773; attended the public schools; apprenticed as printer and engraver; traveled to the West Indies; studied painting with Gilbert Stuart; studied law; admitted to the bar in Hartford, Conn., and commenced practice in Ravenna, Ohio, in 1799; member, State senate 1803-1805; moved to Steubenville, Ohio, in 1809 and continued the practice of law; served in the War of 1812; held several local offices; county judge; judge of the fifth Ohio Circuit Court of Common Pleas 1816-1823; presidential elector on the Democratic ticket in 1832; United States district judge of Ohio 1833; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1839, to March 3, 1845; chairman, Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses (Twenty-seventh and Twenty-eighth Congresses), Committee on the Library (Twenty-seventh Congress); censured by the Senate in 1844 for breach of confidence for passing copies of a proposed treaty with Texas to the press; died in Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, April 20, 1857; interment in Union Cemetery." [Biographical Dictionary of the United States Congress]

    An Ohio state historical marker placed in the year 2000 at Ravenna reads: "BENJAMIN TAPPAN, JR. (1773-1857) - The founder of Ravenna Township in 1799, Benjamin Tappan, Jr. led a distinguished life of public service. An aggressive force in local politics, he served in the Ohio Senate from 1803 to 1805, as judge of the fifth court of common pleas from 1816 to 1823, and as a federal district judge from 1826 to 1833. Tappan served as aid-de-camp to Major General Elijah Wadsworth following the surrender of Detroit in the War of 1812, provisioning and arming local militia units defending the northwest frontier against a possible British invasion."

    Sen. married Elizabeth "Betsy" Lord 1823. Elizabeth (daughter of Abner Lord and Mary Selden) was born 16 Jul 1784, Lyme, New London, Connecticut; died 14 Jun 1840. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 12. Eli Todd Tappan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 30 Apr 1824, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio; died 23 Oct 1888, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio.

  2. 11.  Anna Parsons Descendancy chart to this point (9.Sarah5, 7.Sarah4, 5.Elizabeth3, 3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1)

    Anna married Fitzwilliam Sargent. Fitzwilliam (son of Winthrop Sargent and Judith Sanders) was born 14 Aug 1768, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 6 Oct 1822, Newton, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 13. Winthrop Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born 20 Jan 1792, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 1874, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Generation: 7

  1. 12.  Eli Todd Tappan Descendancy chart to this point (10.Sen.6, 8.Benjamin5, 6.Rev.4, 4.Samuel3, 2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 30 Apr 1824, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio; died 23 Oct 1888, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio.

    Notes:

    "[A] American educator, mathematician, author, lawyer and newspaper editor who served as president of Kenyon College, among other public distinctions." [Wikipedia]

    "He was educated in the schools of Steubenville, by private tutors, and at St. Mary's College, Baltimore, Md. He studied law with his father and his father's partner, Edwin M. Stanton, who was afterwards Secretary of War under Lincoln. Although admitted to the bar in 1846, Mr. Tappan turned his attention to journalism, publishing for two years a paper called the Ohio Press. He later practiced law in Steubenville, where he was mayor, 1844-5, and superintendent of schools, 1856-9. He was professor of mathematics in the University of Ohio, 1859-60 and 1865-8. He was president of Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, 1869-75, and commissioner of the Public Schools of Ohio, from 1887 until the time of his death. He was the author of a number of textbooks on mathematics. He received the following degrees: A. M. from St. Mary's, 1860; LL.D., from Williams, 1873, from Washington and Jefferson, 1874, and from several other colleges." [Tappan-Toppan Genealogy, citation details below.]

    Eli married Lydia Lucretia McDowell 4 Feb 1851, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio. Lydia (daughter of Alexander Johnston McDowell and Mary Sheldon) was born 4 Jul 1825, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio; died 24 Dec 1904, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 14. Mary Tappan  Descendancy chart to this point was born 14 Dec 1851, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio; died 25 Aug 1916, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  2. 13.  Winthrop Sargent Descendancy chart to this point (11.Anna6, 9.Sarah5, 7.Sarah4, 5.Elizabeth3, 3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1) was born 20 Jan 1792, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 1874, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    Winthrop married Emily Haskell. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 15. Dr. Fitzwilliam Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born 17 Jan 1820, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 1889.


Generation: 8

  1. 14.  Mary Tappan Descendancy chart to this point (12.Eli7, 10.Sen.6, 8.Benjamin5, 6.Rev.4, 4.Samuel3, 2.Jane2, 1.Christopher1) was born 14 Dec 1851, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio; died 25 Aug 1916, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 18 Dec 1851, Steubenville, Jefferson, Ohio

    Notes:

    "[A]n American novelist and short story writer best known for her acute characterizations and depictions of academic life." [Wikipedia]

    Mary married John Henry Wright 2 Apr 1879, Gambier, Knox, Ohio. John (son of Rev. Austen Hazen Wright and Catherine Myers) was born 4 Feb 1852, Urumiah, Persia; died 25 Nov 1908, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 16. Austin Tappan Wright  Descendancy chart to this point was born 20 Aug 1883, Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire; died 19 Sep 1931, Las Vegas, San Miguel, New Mexico.

  2. 15.  Dr. Fitzwilliam Sargent Descendancy chart to this point (13.Winthrop7, 11.Anna6, 9.Sarah5, 7.Sarah4, 5.Elizabeth3, 3.Anne2, 1.Christopher1) was born 17 Jan 1820, Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts; died 1889.

    Dr. married Mary Newbold Singer 27 Jun 1850. Mary (daughter of John Singer and Mary Newbold) was born 1826; died 1906. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 17. John Singer Sargent  Descendancy chart to this point was born 12 Jan 1856, Florence, Italy; died 14 Apr 1925, London, England; was buried , Brookwood Cemetery, Brookwood, Surrey, England.