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Mathew Whipple

Male Abt 1550 - Bef 1619  (~ 69 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Mathew Whipple was born about 1550 in of Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England; died before 16 Jan 1619; was buried on 16 Jan 1619 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1560, Essex, England
    • Alternate birth: Aft 1560

    Notes:

    He was a clothier.

    Mathew married Joan about 1580. Joan was born after 1560; died before 19 May 1612; was buried on 19 May 1612 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Elder John Whipple  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 29 Aug 1596; died on 30 Jun 1669 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Elder John Whipple Descendancy chart to this point (1.Mathew1) was born before 29 Aug 1596; died on 30 Jun 1669 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 29 Aug 1596, Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England
    • Alternate death: 30 Jun 1669, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    "Elder John Whipple, [...who] was a clothier (cloth manufacturer) of good estate, emigrated with his children to New England about 1638 and settled in Ipswich, Massachusetts. Here he became a man of local distinction, holding the offices of deacon and elder in the Ipswich Church, and serving as deputy of the Massachusetts General Court in 1640, 1641, 1642, 1646, 1650, 1651, 1652, and 1653. About 1640 he built a subtantial frame dwelling house in Ipswich which still remains in its ancient form and fine preservation, one of the oldest houses in New England, and is now owned and occupied by the Ipswich Historical Society." [Simon Stone Genealogy]

    Ancestor to, among others, Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Calvin Coolidge, Robert Goddard, James Russell Lowell, Charles Pratt (founder of the Pratt Institute), William Whipple (a signer of the Declaration of Independence), and Brigham Young.

    Elder married Susanna Clarke on 28 Aug 1621 in St. Andrew by the Wardrobe, London, England. Susanna (daughter of Stephen Clarke and Elizabeth) was born before 11 Jan 1596; died after 13 Jul 1661. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 3. John Whipple  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 21 Dec 1625 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England; died on 10 Aug 1683 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.
    2. 4. Mary Whipple  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 20 Feb 1634 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England; died on 2 Jun 1720 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  John Whipple Descendancy chart to this point (2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 21 Dec 1625 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England; died on 10 Aug 1683 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 25 Dec 1625, Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England

    John married Martha Reyner about 1656. Martha (daughter of Humphrey Reyner and Mary Middlebrook) died on 24 Feb 1679 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Susanna Whipple  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1661; died on 4 Aug 1713 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  2. 4.  Mary Whipple Descendancy chart to this point (2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 20 Feb 1634 in Bocking, Braintree, Essex, England; died on 2 Jun 1720 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Mary married Deacon Simon Stone about 1656 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Deacon (son of Deacon Simon Stone and Joane Clark) was born about 1630 in Boxted, Essex, England; died on 27 Feb 1708 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. John Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Jul 1658 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1735 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 5.  Susanna Whipple Descendancy chart to this point (3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born about 1661; died on 4 Aug 1713 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Susanna married Col. John Lane on 20 Mar 1682 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts. John (son of Job Lane and Anna Reyner) was born in May 1661 in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 17 Jan 1715 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Mary Lane  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 15 May 1686; died on 27 Mar 1783.
    2. 8. Martha Lane  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 1 Oct 1694 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 18 Jan 1734 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  2. 6.  John Stone Descendancy chart to this point (4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 23 Jul 1658 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1735 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 26 Dec 1735, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    "When seventeen years of age he served in the Colonial forces in King Philip's War; in the Spring of 1676 he was in Capt. John Whipple's company, scouting along the Connecticut River, receiving £3-8-6; in the Summer of 1676 he was in Capt. Jonathan Poole's company on garrison duty in the Connecticut Valley towns, receiving £1-11-0; his name also appears under Watertown soldiers credited £3-3-6. (Bodge's 'Soldiers in King Philip's War,' pp. 283, 260, and 376.)" [Simon Stone Genealogy]

    John married Sarah Nutting on 16 Dec 1698 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Sarah (daughter of John Nutting and Sarah Eggleton) was born in 1661 in Groton Manor, Edwardstone, Suffolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Deacon James Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Jan 1701 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Feb 1783 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in 1783 in Old Burying Ground, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 5

  1. 7.  Mary Lane Descendancy chart to this point (5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 15 May 1686; died on 27 Mar 1783.

    Notes:

    "[John Lane's] daughter Mary evidently inherited the martial spirit of her ancestors. During a season of Indian alarms, before her marriage, she was in her father's house in Bedford, with one soldier on guard, and looking from a window in the roof, she saw something suspicious behind a stump. The soldier declined to fire; she took his gun, discharged it, and a dead Indian rolled into sight." ["The Whitmores of Medford and Some of Their Descendants", Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 8, at http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A2005.05.0008%3Achapter%3D16.]

    Mary married John Whitmore in 1706. John (son of John Whitmore and Rachel Eliot) was born on 27 Aug 1683 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 26 Mar 1753 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 10. Francis Whitmore  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 4 Oct 1714 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Apr 1794 in Bowdoinham, Maine.

  2. 8.  Martha Lane Descendancy chart to this point (5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 1 Oct 1694 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 18 Jan 1734 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 18 Jan 1735

    Martha married Col. James Minot on 14 Nov 1716 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. James (son of Capt. James Minot and Rebecca Wheeler) 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. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 11. Rebecca Minot  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 5 May 1720 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 8 Oct 1761 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.

  3. 9.  Deacon James Stone Descendancy chart to this point (6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 23 Jan 1701 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Feb 1783 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in 1783 in Old Burying Ground, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 23 Jan 1702, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Deacon married Mary Farwell on 28 Dec 1726 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Mary (daughter of Joseph Farwell and Hannah Colburn) was born on 5 Feb 1709 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 29 Mar 1804 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; was buried in 1804 in Old Burying Ground, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 12. Lt. James Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 11 Aug 1727 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 24 Jun 1788 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts.
    2. 13. Mary Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 Feb 1729 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    3. 14. Jonathan Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 12 Dec 1731 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1799 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut.
    4. 15. William Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 27 Feb 1734 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    5. 16. Abigail Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 2 Dec 1736 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1800 in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.
    6. 17. Sarah Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 12 Jun 1739 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    7. 18. Joel Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 1 May 1742 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    8. 19. Salmon Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Apr 1744 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 4 Oct 1831 in Ringe, Cheshire, New Hampshire.
    9. 20. Hannah Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 29 Oct 1747.
    10. 21. Levi Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 16 May 1750 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 4 Feb 1830 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 6

  1. 10.  Francis Whitmore Descendancy chart to this point (7.Mary5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 4 Oct 1714 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Apr 1794 in Bowdoinham, Maine.

    Notes:

    "Francis W. was engaged in business in Medford; but his too generous method of dealing embarrassed his affairs; and having, with Rev. Mr. Stone, purchased a township on the Kennebec, he removed thither with his oldest son, Stephen. He was engaged in shipping masts for the royal navy, an occupation which gave much offense to the squatters on the crown lands." [Record of the Descendants of Francis Whitmore of Cambridge, Massachusetts]

    Francis married Mary Hall on 1 Jan 1739. Mary (daughter of Lt. Stephen Hall and Elizabeth Fowle) was born about 1712; died on 20 Oct 1791. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 22. John Whitmore  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 25 Nov 1754 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 29 Nov 1820 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine.

  2. 11.  Rebecca Minot Descendancy chart to this point (8.Martha5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 5 May 1720 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 8 Oct 1761 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 15 May 1720, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Rebecca married Benjamin Prescott on 12 Aug 1741 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Benjamin (son of Rev. Benjamin Prescott and Elizabeth Higginson) was born on 29 Jan 1717 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 18 Aug 1778 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 23. Rebecca Prescott  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 20 May 1742 in Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 19 Apr 1813 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

  3. 12.  Lt. James Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 11 Aug 1727 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 24 Jun 1788 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Tanner and farmer. His French and Indian War service of 1755 was "in the expedition of that year against Crown Point". He was town treasurer of Harvard in 1784, 1785, and 1786. [Simon Stone Genealogy]

    Note that Harvard, Massachusetts, founded in 1658 and incorporated in 1732, is a town of roughly 6,000 people about twenty-five miles west-northwest of Boston. Harvard University is in Cambridge, directly adjoining Boston.

    James married Deborah Nutting on 13 Sep 1748 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Deborah (daughter of Jonathan Nutting and Mary Green) was born in 1724; died on 2 Nov 1774 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 24. Josiah Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 1 Apr 1771 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts.

  4. 13.  Mary Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 23 Feb 1729 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  5. 14.  Jonathan Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 12 Dec 1731 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1799 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

  6. 15.  William Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 27 Feb 1734 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    "[P]rob. died in French and Indian War. Was a private in Capt. Jas. Reed's Co., & Col. Timothy Ruggles' Reg." [The Farwell Family]


  7. 16.  Abigail Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 2 Dec 1736 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died in 1800 in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.

  8. 17.  Sarah Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 12 Jun 1739 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  9. 18.  Joel Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 1 May 1742 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  10. 19.  Salmon Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 17 Apr 1744 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 4 Oct 1831 in Ringe, Cheshire, New Hampshire.

  11. 20.  Hannah Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 29 Oct 1747.

  12. 21.  Levi Stone Descendancy chart to this point (9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 16 May 1750 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 4 Feb 1830 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 7

  1. 22.  John Whitmore Descendancy chart to this point (10.Francis6, 7.Mary5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 25 Nov 1754 in Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 29 Nov 1820 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine.

    Notes:

    "He was a pilot and was drowned in the Kennebec river through the treachery of another pilot, who saw him fall back in his boat and sailed away, leaving him without assistance. This man acknowledged it on his death bed." [Alice C. Ayres, "The Whitmores of Medford," citation details below.]

    John married Huldah Crooker on 12 Apr 1781. Huldah (daughter of Isaiah Crooker and Hannah Harding) was born on 12 May 1762 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine; died on 19 Feb 1812 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 25. William Dickman Whitmore  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 3 Nov 1781 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine; died on 17 Feb 1819 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine.

  2. 23.  Rebecca Prescott Descendancy chart to this point (11.Rebecca6, 8.Martha5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 20 May 1742 in Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 19 Apr 1813 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

    Notes:

    Also spelled Rebekah.

    Rebecca married Roger Sherman on 12 May 1763 in Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts. Roger (son of William Sherman and Mehetabel Wellington) was born on 19 Apr 1721 in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 23 Jul 1793 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 26. Roger Sherman  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 16 Jul 1768 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut; died on 5 Mar 1856 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

  3. 24.  Josiah Stone Descendancy chart to this point (12.James6, 9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 1 Apr 1771 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Or Jesiah.

    Josiah married Sarah Darby on 13 Sep 1797 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts. Sarah (daughter of John Daby and Sarah Hopgood) was born on 7 Feb 1772 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 27. Sarah Stone  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1804 in Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire; died in 1849 in Pottawattamie, Iowa.


Generation: 8

  1. 25.  William Dickman Whitmore Descendancy chart to this point (22.John7, 10.Francis6, 7.Mary5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 3 Nov 1781 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine; died on 17 Feb 1819 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine.

    William married Rhoda Woodward on 30 Jan 1805 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine. Rhoda (daughter of William Woodward and Mehitable Beal) was born on 11 Apr 1783 in Georgetown, Sagadahoc, Maine; died on 6 Jan 1815. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 28. Charles Octavius Whitmore  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 2 Nov 1807 in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine; died on 15 Nov 1885 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  2. 26.  Roger Sherman Descendancy chart to this point (23.Rebecca7, 11.Rebecca6, 8.Martha5, 5.Susanna4, 3.John3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born on 16 Jul 1768 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut; died on 5 Mar 1856 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

    Notes:

    Shortly after the Revolution, he spent two weeks visiting George Washington at Mount Vernon.

    On 31 Jan 1794, with his uncle Benjamin Prescott, he formed the firm of Prescott & Sherman, trading in dry goods, groceries, navigation, shoemaking, and tanning.

    Representative for New Haven in the Connecticut General Assembly, May and October 1810 and May 1811.

    Roger married Susanna Staples on 7 Jan 1801 in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut. Susanna (daughter of Rev. John Staples and Susanna Perkins) was born on 20 Aug 1778 in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut; died on 22 Nov 1855 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 29. Elizabeth Baldwin Sherman  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 27 Oct 1823 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut; died on 10 Mar 1917 in Nordhoff, California.

  3. 27.  Sarah Stone Descendancy chart to this point (24.Josiah7, 12.James6, 9.Deacon5, 6.John4, 4.Mary3, 2.Elder2, 1.Mathew1) was born in 1804 in Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire; died in 1849 in Pottawattamie, Iowa.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 21 Apr 1804, Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire
    • Alternate birth: 21 Apr 1805, Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire
    • Alternate birth: 21 Apr 1806, Londonderry, Rockingham, New Hampshire
    • Alternate death: 1850, Pottawattamie, Iowa

    Notes:

    Also called Sarah "Sally" Stone.

    The database "Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848" states that her parents were Josiah Stone and Sarah Darby/Durby/Daby.

    Lucius Augustus Bingham and Sarah Stone were great-great grandparents of TNH's third cousin twice removed, Harold Bingham Lee (1899-1973), eleventh president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, after whom the main library at BYU is named.

    Sarah married Lucius Augustus Bingham in 1826 in Fowler, St. Lawrence, Jefferson, New York. Lucius (son of Jeremiah Bingham and Mary Ives) was born on 1 Sep 1804 in Cornwall, Addison, Vermont; died on 11 Mar 1857 in Little Sioux, Harrison, Iowa. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 30. Calvin Bingham  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 7 Sep 1827 in Fowler, St. Lawrence, Jefferson, New York; died on 27 May 1883 in St. David, Cochise, Arizona; was buried in St. David Cemetery, St. David, Cochise, Arizona.