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Isaac Meacham

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Isaac Meacham was born on 21 Aug 1716 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut (son of Ichabod Meacham and Elizabeth).

    Notes:

    "He migrated with his family in May, 1758 to the town of Western, now Warren, Worcester County, Mass. Their unexpected arrival was the cause of a 'Warning' that was thereupon set by the town of Western to that of Palmer whence this alarming tribe had come. But Isaac evidently quieted the fears of his prospective neighbors at Western for the records show that he remained there with a growing family for many years." [James W. Greene, citation details below.]

    Isaac married Lydia Blanchard in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut. Lydia was born in in of Palmer, Hampden, Massachusetts; died on 15 Aug 1762 in Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Jacob Meacham was born on 31 Aug 1750 in Warren, Worcester, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Ichabod Meacham was born on 11 Aug 1679 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts (son of Capt. Isaac Meacham and Deborah Browning); died on 26 Feb 1766 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Ichabod married Elizabeth. Elizabeth died on 27 Apr 1773 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth died on 27 Apr 1773 in Middlefield, Hampshire, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 1. Isaac Meacham was born on 21 Aug 1716 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Capt. Isaac Meacham was born about 1642 (son of Jeremiah Meacham and Margaret); died on 29 Apr 1715 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1644
    • Alternate birth: Abt 1645

    Notes:

    Active in public affairs in Enfield, he was many times moderator of its town meetings, and deputy to the Massachusetts general court from 28 May to 6 Dec 1707. (Enfield later became part of Connecticut.)

    Isaac married Deborah Browning on 28 Dec 1669 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts. Deborah (daughter of Thomas Browning and Mary) was born before 31 Jan 1647; died after 1704 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Deborah Browning was born before 31 Jan 1647 (daughter of Thomas Browning and Mary); died after 1704 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 31 Jan 1647, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts

    Children:
    1. Isaac Meacham was born on 13 Nov 1672 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 9 May 1715 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.
    2. 2. Ichabod Meacham was born on 11 Aug 1679 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 26 Feb 1766 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Jeremiah Meacham was born about 1613 in England; died on 11 Nov 1695 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 12 Apr 1694 and 18 Nov 1695, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    He was a weaver. First seen in Salem, then Southhold, Long Island, then in East Hampton by 1653, where he was constable in 1661. Moved back to Salem, Massachusetts in 1667 or 1668.

    Possibly a son of Ambrose Meacham of Crewkerne, Somerset, whose 1613 will names a son "Jere:" who is unmentioned in any subsequent records.

    Jeremiah married Margaret. Margaret died after 16 Apr 1679 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Margaret died after 16 Apr 1679 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 4. Capt. Isaac Meacham was born about 1642; died on 29 Apr 1715 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.
    2. Jeremiah Meacham was born about 1644; died on 14 Apr 1743 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut.

  3. 10.  Thomas Browning was born about 1587; died between 16 Feb 1670 and 28 Jun 1671 in Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Feb 1671, Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts

    Thomas married Mary. Mary died after 1682. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mary died after 1682.
    Children:
    1. Mary Browning was born in 1638; died between 1 Feb 1710 and 16 Dec 1717.
    2. 5. Deborah Browning was born before 31 Jan 1647; died after 1704 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.