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William Sargent


William Sargent b. abt 1611 d. at Amesbury, MA after 24 Feb. 1673/4 and  before 8 April 1675 (inventory)
He m. (1) at Amesbury 18 Sept 1636  
Elizabeth Perkins
dau of John Perkins.

He m. (2) at Amesbury 18 Sept 1670
Joanna (Pinder) Rowell b. abt 1621 (aged 14 in 1635)
dau of Henry and Mary Pinder and widow of Valentine
Rowell. She m. (3) at Amesbury Oct. 1690.

Children of William Sargent and his first wife:


                i. Mary Sargent  b. abt 1636
  m. abt 1652 Philip Watson Challis.

ii. Elizabeth Sargent b. say 1641 d. at Salisbury1641

iii Thomas Sargent  b. at Salisbury 11 June 1643
   m. at Salisbury 2 Mar 1667/8 Rachel Barnes

iv. William Salisbury Jr. b. at Salisbury 2 Jan 1645
m. at Amesbury 23 Sept 1668 Mary Colby dau of  Anthony Colby.

v. Elizabeth Sargent b. at Salisbury 22 Nov 1648 m. by abt 1668 Samuel Colby son of Anthony Colby.

vi. Lydia Sargent b. say 1650
d. at Salisbury 1660 or 1662.

vii Sarah Sargent b. at Salisbury 29 Feb 1651/2 m. at
Amesbury 22 December 1681 Orlando Bagley.




In his will dated 24 March 1670/1 and proved 13 April1675: with regard to his dau Sarah Sargent: 5 pounds; residue to "my daughter Sarah and if she die without children, the housing and lands to be equally divided to my four children: my sons Thomas & William & my  daughters  b. abt 1636  and Elizabeth - my son Thomas Sargent and my daughter Sarah Sargent executors. Unmarried daughter Sarah chose to have her loving brother Thomas Sargent act in her behalf as executor 14 April 1675. (NLR 3:11).




Anthony Colby b. at Horbling, Lincolnshire, England
Migrated 1630 to Boston, MA
m. by 1633 Susanna___Waterman
widow of ___Waterman of Boston. He d. and she
m. (3) by 1663 William Whitridge. She d. 1689

                                                             Their children:
   1. John Colby bp 1633 m. Salisbury 1655 Frances Hoyt
   2. Sarah Colby b.1635 m. Mar. 6, 1653 OrlandoBagley.
   3. Samuel Colby b. 1639 m. by 1668 Elizabeth Sargent dau of Wm Sargent
  4. Isaac Colby b. 1640 m. by 1669 Martha Parratt.
  5. Rebecca Colby b.Salisbury 1643  m.Haverhill  1661John William Jr.
  6.         Colby b. at Salisbury 1647 m. at Amesbury WilliamSargent Jr. son of  William Sargent
   7. Thomas Colby b. at Salisbury 1650 m. at Amesbury 1674 Hannah Rowell

Transcribed by Janice Farnsworth
Source: The Great Migration Begins by Robert Charles Anderson
p.1631 - 1632






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