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William Sumner

Male Bef 1629 - 1675  (> 45 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William Sumner was born before 6 Dec 1629; died in Feb 1675 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 6 Dec 1629, Bicester, Oxfordshire, England

    William married Elizabeth Clement before 1652. Elizabeth (daughter of Augustine Clement and Elizabeth Bullock) was born before 2 Mar 1634; died before 1684. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Hannah Sumner  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 10 Jun 1659 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Hannah Sumner Descendancy chart to this point (1.William1) was born on 10 Jun 1659 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Hannah married John Goffe. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. William Goffe  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1687; died after 1736.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  William Goffe Descendancy chart to this point (2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born in 1687; died after 1736.

    William married Abigail Richardson in 1713. Abigail (daughter of Nathaniel Richardson and Abigail Read) was born on 25 Dec 1695; died after 1737. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Martha Goffe  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 1 Apr 1733 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died before 25 Apr 1808 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Martha Goffe Descendancy chart to this point (3.William3, 2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born on 1 Apr 1733 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died before 25 Apr 1808 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Martha married Ebenezer Howard on 26 Apr 1750 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Ebenezer (son of Amos Howard and Judith Wallingford) was born on 12 Oct 1730 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died between 15 Jun 1782 and 13 Apr 1784 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Samuel Howard  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1752 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died in Jan 1797 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Samuel Howard Descendancy chart to this point (4.Martha4, 3.William3, 2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born about 1752 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died in Jan 1797 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Said by various sources (here, here, and here) to have been a participant in the Boston Tea Party. Set against this, volume 4 of William Richard Cutter's New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial says that the Boston Tea Party man was the Samuel Howard who was born 2 May 1747, a son of James and Susanna Howard.

    Samuel married Anna Lillie after 3 Apr 1777 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Anna (daughter of John Lillie and Abigail Breck) was born about 1760 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died in Dec 1804 in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Harriet Howard  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 27 Mar 1782 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died on 27 Jul 1847 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Harriet Howard Descendancy chart to this point (5.Samuel5, 4.Martha4, 3.William3, 2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born on 27 Mar 1782 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died on 27 Jul 1847 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Harriet married Samuel Phillips Prescott Fay after 31 Jul 1803 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Samuel (son of Jonathan Fay and Lucy Prescott) was born on 10 Jan 1778 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 18 May 1856 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. Rev. Charles Fay  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 21 Jul 1808 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 6 Nov 1888 in New York, New York; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  Rev. Charles Fay Descendancy chart to this point (6.Harriet6, 5.Samuel5, 4.Martha4, 3.William3, 2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born on 21 Jul 1808 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 6 Nov 1888 in New York, New York; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    "The Rev. Charles Fay, D.D., of Vermont, was born in Cambridge, Mass., July 21, 1808. He was graduated from Harvard College with honor 1829; in 1832 he became assistant teacher in the school established by Bishop Hopkins at Burlington, Vt., and was ordained Deacon in 1833. He organized St. Paul's Church, Vergennes, Vt., in 1838; he took charge of St John's, Highgate; in 1841, established a school for young ladies near Macon, Ga.; thence he removed in 1844 to Louisiana, and engaged in missionary work at Bayou Goula, then at New Orleans. In 1848, he was called to St Luke's, at St Albans, Vt. From 1857 to 1870, he was in charge of St. Paul's Church at Marquette, when he returned to Vermont, making his home at Grand Isle. He died in New York on the 6th of November, 1888, at the age of eighty." ["The Report on the Committee on Memorials of Deceased Members", citation details below.]

    Rev. married Charlotte Emily Hopkins. Charlotte (daughter of Bishop John Henry Hopkins and Melusina Müller) was born on 4 May 1817 in Ligonier, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania; died on 23 Sep 1856 in St. Albans, Franklin, Vermont. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. Katherine Maria Fay  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 6 Jul 1847 in New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana; died on 29 May 1928 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 8

  1. 8.  Katherine Maria Fay Descendancy chart to this point (7.Rev.7, 6.Harriet6, 5.Samuel5, 4.Martha4, 3.William3, 2.Hannah2, 1.William1) was born on 6 Jul 1847 in New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana; died on 29 May 1928 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 6 Jul 1846, New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana

    Katherine married William Eben Stone on 22 Jun 1871 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. William (son of Dr. Ebenezer Stone and Elizabeth Holbrook Hawes) was born on 27 Nov 1845 in Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts; died on 23 Feb 1921 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. Margaret Garrad Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 19 Jul 1886 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 1 Sep 1937 in London, England; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.