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Martha Minot

Female - Abt 1820


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Martha Minot (daughter of Col. James Minot and Elizabeth Wilder); died about 1820 in Durham, Greene, New York.

    Martha married Rev. Josiah Sherman on 24 Jan 1757. Josiah (son of William Sherman and Mehetabel Wellington) was born on 1 Apr 1729 in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts; died on 25 Nov 1789 in Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Col. James Minot was born on 17 Oct 1694 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts (son of Capt. James Minot and Rebecca Wheeler); died on 6 Feb 1759 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    His epitaph:

    Here lye the remains of Col. James Minott
    Esqr. who departed this life Feb 6, 1759
    in the 65th year of his age. He was of
    Honl. Descent, early improved & advanced
    in Civil and Military Affairs. Divers years
    Represented this Town at the General Court
    was a Justice of the Peace, and one of the Hon.
    His Majesties Council for many years, which
    Offices he Sustained until his death.
    In all which Stations and relations of life he
    behaved as the Christian, the Patriot, and the
    benevolent friend, and as he merrited so he
    was much loved and honored in his life
    and Lamented at his death.
    Memento mori.
    'From death's arrest no age is free.'

    James married Elizabeth Wilder. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth Wilder
    Children:
    1. 1. Martha Minot died about 1820 in Durham, Greene, New York.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Capt. James Minot was born on 14 Sep 1653 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts (son of John Minot and Lydia Butler); died on 20 Sep 1735 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Graduated Harvard College, 1675. He studied divinity and physic. He preached often for about ten years, but was never ordained.

    His epitaph:

    Here is interred the remains of
    James Minott, Esq., A.M. an
    Excelling Grammarian, Enriched
    with the Gift of Prayer and Preaching,
    a Command Officer, a Physician of
    Great Value, a Great Lover of Peace
    as well as of Justice, and which was
    His greatest Glory, a Gent'n of distinguished
    Virtue and Goodness, happy in a Virtuous
    Posterity, and living Religiously, Died
    Comfortably, Sept. 20, 1735, AEt. 83.

    James married Rebecca Wheeler about 1684. Rebecca (daughter of Capt. Timothy Wheeler and Mary Brooks) was born about 1666 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 23 Sep 1734 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Rebecca Wheeler was born about 1666 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts (daughter of Capt. Timothy Wheeler and Mary Brooks); died on 23 Sep 1734 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Her epitaph:

    Here is interred the body of
    Mrs Rebecca Minott ye virtuous
    Consort of James Minott Esq.
    (and daughter of Captain Timothy Wheeler)
    She was a person of
    Serious piety and abounding
    charity, of great usefulness
    in Her Day, and a pattern
    of Patience and holy
    Submission under a long
    Confinement, and resigned her
    Soul with Joy in her
    Redeemer Sep 23, 1734
    aged 68.

    Children:
    1. 2. Col. James Minot was born on 17 Oct 1694 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 6 Feb 1759 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Minot was born before 10 Apr 1626 (son of George Minot and Martha Stocke); died on 12 Aug 1669 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 10 Apr 1626, Saffron Walden, Essex, England

    John married Lydia Butler on 19 May 1647. Lydia (daughter of Nicholas Butler and Joyce Baker) was born about 1627; died on 24 Jan 1667. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Lydia Butler was born about 1627 (daughter of Nicholas Butler and Joyce Baker); died on 24 Jan 1667.

    Notes:

    They were married by Governor Dudley.

    Children:
    1. 4. Capt. James Minot was born on 14 Sep 1653 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died on 20 Sep 1735 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  3. 10.  Capt. Timothy Wheeler was born before 28 Dec 1604 (son of Thomas Wheeler and Rebecca); died on 30 Jul 1687 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 28 Dec 1604, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England

    Timothy married Mary Brooks after 1643. Mary (daughter of Thomas Brooks and Grace) died on 4 Oct 1693 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mary Brooks (daughter of Thomas Brooks and Grace); died on 4 Oct 1693 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 5. Rebecca Wheeler was born about 1666 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 23 Sep 1734 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in Hill Burying Ground, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.