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Joshua Nickerson

Male 1733 - 1821  (87 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joshua Nickerson was born on 27 May 1733 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of Caleb Nickerson and Mary Godfrey); died on 16 Apr 1821 in Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia.

    Joshua married Esther Ryder on 15 Dec 1754 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. Esther (daughter of John Ryder and Mehitable Crowell) was born on 4 Mar 1735 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 9 Feb 1819 in Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Joshua Nickerson was born in 1763 in Shag Harbor, Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia; died in 1800 in Oak Park, Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Caleb Nickerson was born in 1713 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of Ensign William Nickerson and Deliverance); died on 18 Dec 1748 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Queen Anne Cemetery, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 18 Dec 1749, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts

    Caleb married Mary Godfrey about 1732 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. Mary (daughter of Moses Godfrey and Deborah Cooke) was born on 4 Sep 1711 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 24 Apr 1782 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Queen Anne Cemetery, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Mary Godfrey was born on 4 Sep 1711 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (daughter of Moses Godfrey and Deborah Cooke); died on 24 Apr 1782 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Queen Anne Cemetery, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 1. Joshua Nickerson was born on 27 May 1733 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 16 Apr 1821 in Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Ensign William Nickerson was born before 1675 in Monomoit, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of William Nickerson and Mercy Williams); died between 19 Oct 1742 and 15 Nov 1742.

    Ensign married Deliverance about 1700. Deliverance died about 1716. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Deliverance died about 1716.

    Notes:

    Possibly Deliverance Lombard (also called Lumbert), daughter of Caleb Lombard/Lumbert.

    Children:
    1. William Nickerson was born on 15 May 1701 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died in Feb 1763.
    2. 2. Caleb Nickerson was born in 1713 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 18 Dec 1748 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Queen Anne Cemetery, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

  3. 6.  Moses Godfrey was born on 27 Jan 1668 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of George Godfrey); died on 16 Apr 1743 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 27 Jan 1667, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts

    Moses married Deborah Cooke about 1700 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. Deborah (daughter of Josiah Cooke and Deborah Hopkins) was born on 15 Feb 1679 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 27 Apr 1743 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Deborah Cooke was born on 15 Feb 1679 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (daughter of Josiah Cooke and Deborah Hopkins); died on 27 Apr 1743 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 15 Feb 1678, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts
    • Alternate death: 23 Apr 1745, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts

    Children:
    1. 3. Mary Godfrey was born on 4 Sep 1711 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 24 Apr 1782 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Queen Anne Cemetery, Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Nickerson was born before 1 Jun 1646 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of William Nickerson and Anne Busby); died before 7 Apr 1719.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 1 Jun 1646, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    William Nickerson (1646-1719) = Mercy Williams (1649-1739)
    Thomas Nickerson (~1670-~1736) = Mary Bangs (b. 1671)
    Edward Nickerson (<1700-~1754) = Thankful Covell (1707-1795)
    Thomas Nickerson (1743-1789) = Hannah Hall (1740-1820)
    Thomas Nickerson (1773-1806) = Rebecca Gibson (1778-1806)
    Thomas Gibson Nickerson (1805-1883) = Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    William Bunker (b. 1648) = Mary Macy (1648-1729), 8G-grandparents
    George Bunker (1671-1743) = Deborah Coffin (1676-1767)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1699) = Priscilla Bunker (b. 1703)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1736) = Eunice Gardner
    Uriah Bunker (b. 1759) = Margaret Clark
    Priscilla Bunker (1789-1820) = Alexander Drew (1785-1840)
    Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    James Coffin (1640-1720) = Mary Severance (b. 1645), 8G-grandparents
    Deborah Coffin (1676-1767) = George Bunker (1671-1743)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1699) = Priscilla Bunker (b. 1703)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1736) = Eunice Gardner
    Uriah Bunker (b. 1759) = Margaret Clark
    Priscilla Bunker (1789-1820) = Alexander Drew (1785-1840)
    Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    William Bunker (b. 1648) = Mary Macy (1648-1729), 8G-grandparents
    Peleg Bunker (1676-1730) = Susanna Coffin
    Priscilla Bunker (b. 1703) = Caleb Bunker (b. 1699)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1736) = Eunice Gardner
    Uriah Bunker (b. 1759) = Margaret Clark
    Priscilla Bunker (1789-1820) = Alexander Drew (1785-1840)
    Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    Tristram Coffin (1610-1681) = Dionis Stevens, 9G-grandparents
    Stephen Coffin (1652-1734) = Mary Bunker (1652-1724)
    Susanna Coffin = Peleg Bunker (1676-1730)
    Priscilla Bunker (b. 1703) = Caleb Bunker (b. 1699)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1736) = Eunice Gardner
    Uriah Bunker (b. 1759) = Margaret Clark
    Priscilla Bunker (1789-1820) = Alexander Drew (1785-1840)
    Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    George Bunker (d. 1658) = Jane Godfrey (d. 1662), 9G-grandparents
    Mary Bunker (1652-1724) = Stephen Coffin (1652-1734)
    Susanna Coffin = Peleg Bunker (1676-1730)
    Priscilla Bunker (b. 1703) = Caleb Bunker (b. 1699)
    Caleb Bunker (b. 1736) = Eunice Gardner
    Uriah Bunker (b. 1759) = Margaret Clark
    Priscilla Bunker (1789-1820) = Alexander Drew (1785-1840)
    Margaret Drew (1813-1888)

    William married Mercy Williams on 30 Nov 1668. Mercy (daughter of Thomas Williams and Elizabeth Tart) was born about 1649 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 2 Jul 1739 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Mercy Williams was born about 1649 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (daughter of Thomas Williams and Elizabeth Tart); died on 2 Jul 1739 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1644, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts

    Children:
    1. Thomas Nickerson was born about 1670 in Monomoit, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died between 4 Aug 1735 and 3 Aug 1736 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
    2. 4. Ensign William Nickerson was born before 1675 in Monomoit, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died between 19 Oct 1742 and 15 Nov 1742.

  3. 12.  George Godfrey

    Notes:

    Arrived in Eastham before 1661. He appears on a list of heads of families in Monomoit in 1711, one year before the town name was changed to Chatham, but he disappears from the record after that. Elizabeth Pearson White (citation details below) says that he "may have joined the Monomoit families who went at that time to Duck Creek (now Smyrna) in Kent Co., Delaware."

    Children:
    1. 6. Moses Godfrey was born on 27 Jan 1668 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 16 Apr 1743 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

  4. 14.  Josiah Cooke was born about 1645 (son of Josias Cooke and Elizabeth Ring); died on 31 Jan 1732 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Josiah married Deborah Hopkins on 27 Jul 1668 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts. Deborah (daughter of Giles Hopkins and Catherine Whelden) was born in Jun 1648 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died between 28 Feb 1687 and 7 Dec 1727. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  5. 15.  Deborah Hopkins was born in Jun 1648 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts (daughter of Giles Hopkins and Catherine Whelden); died between 28 Feb 1687 and 7 Dec 1727.
    Children:
    1. 7. Deborah Cooke was born on 15 Feb 1679 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died on 27 Apr 1743 in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried in Chatham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.