Sarah Convers1

F, #93584, b. circa 1623
FatherDeacon Edward Converse1 b. 30 Jan 1589/90, d. 10 Aug 1663
MotherSarah Parker1 d. 1662
Relationship9th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited6 May 2004
Birth*Sarah Convers was born circa 1623 in England.1 
She was the daughter of Deacon Edward Converse and Sarah Parker.1 

Citations

  1. [S2112] Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~converse. Hereinafter cited as Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants.

Abigail Converse1

F, #73759
FatherJoshua Converse2 b. 3 Jun 1704, d. 1744
MotherRachel Blanchard1 b. 20 Mar 1712, d. 26 Jan 1801
Relationship5th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited10 Jan 2010
Abigail Converse was the daughter of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard.2,1 
Marriage*Abigail Converse married Abiel Richardson, son of Timothy Richardson Sr., on 7 July 1751.2 

Children of Abigail Converse and Abiel Richardson

Citations

  1. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).
  2. [S2356] Esther Clark Wright, "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass.", New England Historic Genealogical Society Register 100 (1946): Page 129. Hereinafter cited as "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass."
  3. [S4088] Esther Clark Wright, "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass", New England Historic Genealogical Register pp. 128-132 (April 1946): p. 129. Hereinafter cited as "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass."

Abraham Jewett Converse1

M, #113755, b. 18 August 1818
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Name-ComAbraham Jewett Converse is commonly known as Abraham Converse.2 
Birth*He was born on 18 August 1818.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Occupation*Abraham Jewett Converse was a farmer in Rindge, New Hampshire.2 
Resided*He resided "upon the farm formerly of his father."2 
(First) Marriage*He married first Adaline Peacock, daughter of Daniel Peacock and Eliza Foster, on 25 April 1843.2 
(Second) Marriage*Abraham Jewett Converse married second Lizzie Dearborn, daughter of Joseph Dearborn and Harriet Drew, on 24 December 1874.2 

Children of Abraham Jewett Converse and Adaline Peacock

Family: Abraham Jewett Converse and Lizzie Dearborn

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Addie A. Converse1

F, #113852, b. 3 June 1844
FatherAbraham Jewett Converse1 b. 18 Aug 1818
MotherAdaline Peacock1 d. 3 Jan 1874
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Addie A. Converse was born on 3 June 1844.1 
She was the daughter of Abraham Jewett Converse and Adaline Peacock.1 
Marriage*Addie A. Converse married Henry W. Stearns, son of Col. George W. Stearns.1 

Family: Addie A. Converse and Henry W. Stearns

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Alfred Collins Converse1

M, #113760, b. 17 March 1827
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Name-ComAlfred Collins Converse is commonly known as Alfred Converse.2 
Birth*He was born on 17 March 1827.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Moved*Alfred Collins Converse moved to New York, New York, in 1850.2 
MovedHe moved to Boston, Massachusetts, in 1854.2 
(First) Marriage*He married first Julia A. Woods, daughter of Aaron B. Woods and Ellenor Eggleston, on 13 November 1855.2 
(Second) Marriage*Alfred Collins Converse married second Hulda H. Mitchell on 18 November 1869.2 

Children of Alfred Collins Converse and Julia A. Woods

Children of Alfred Collins Converse and Hulda H. Mitchell

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Alfred Otis Converse1

M, #113880, b. 21 December 1871
FatherAlfred Collins Converse1 b. 17 Mar 1827
MotherHulda H. Mitchell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Alfred Otis Converse was born on 21 December 1871.1 
He was the son of Alfred Collins Converse and Hulda H. Mitchell.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Amanda M. Converse1

F, #113761, b. 11 February 1829, d. 8 March 1869
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Amanda M. Converse was born on 11 February 1829.1 
She was the daughter of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Marriage*Amanda M. Converse married Edward Miller of New York City on 15 May 1850.1 
Residence*Amanda M. Converse and Edward Miller of New York City lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.1 
Death*Amanda M. Converse died on 8 March 1869, at age 40.1 
Burial*She was buried in Rindge, New Hampshire.1 

Family: Amanda M. Converse and Edward Miller of New York City

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Ann Zebulina Converse1

F, #113858, b. 8 May 1846, d. 21 December 1852
FatherZebulon Converse Esq.1 b. 20 May 1822
MotherAnn Mixer1 b. 28 Aug 1817
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Ann Zebulina Converse was born on 8 May 1846.1 
She was the daughter of Zebulon Converse Esq. and Ann Mixer.1 
Death*Ann Zebulina Converse died on 21 December 1852, at age 6 years, 7 months and 13 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Anza Merovius Converse1

M, #113807, b. 3 June 1842, d. 16 June 1850
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Anza Merovius Converse was born on 3 June 1842.1 
He was the son of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 
Death*Anza Merovius Converse died on 16 June 1850, at age 8 years and 13 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Betsey Converse1

F, #113088, b. 7 March 1763, d. 16 February 1828
FatherJoseph Converse1,2 b. 13 Nov 1739, d. 10 Feb 1828
MotherElizabeth Davis1,2 b. 1743, d. 10 Aug 1817
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited15 Sep 2020
Birth*Betsey Converse was born on 7 March 1763.1 
She was the daughter of Joseph Converse and Elizabeth Davis.1,2 
Marriage*Betsey Converse married Levi Mead on 16 September 1782, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A..2 
Death*Betsey Converse died on 16 February 1828, at age 64, in Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, U.S.A..1 
Burial*She was buried in Mead-Converse Burying Ground, Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, U.S.A., 42.89310,-72.46680.1 

Family: Betsey Converse and Levi Mead

Citations

  1. [S15890] Find a Grave, Record ID 170672447, (Plot 10). Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  2. [S15891] Oran Edmund Randall, History of Chesterfield Cheshire County N.H. From the Incorporation of "Township History of Chesterfield Cheshire County N.H. From the Incorporation of "Township Number One " By Massachusetts in 1736 to the Year 1881; Together With Family Histories and Genealogies...1882 (Gloucester, England: reprinted by Wentworth Press, originally published 1882). Hereinafter cited as History of Chesterfield, Cheshire County, N.H.

Charles Converse1

M, #113860, b. 8 August 1854, d. 22 August 1856
FatherZebulon Converse Esq.1 b. 20 May 1822
MotherAnn Mixer1 b. 28 Aug 1817
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Charles Converse was born on 8 August 1854.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse Esq. and Ann Mixer.1 
Death*Charles Converse died on 22 August 1856, at age 2 years and 14 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Charles B. Converse1

M, #113844, b. 27 March 1842, d. 18 August 1842
FatherChristopher Columbus Converse1 b. 20 Dec 1814
MotherSusan B. Daniels1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Charles B. Converse was born on 27 March 1842.1 
He was the son of Christopher Columbus Converse and Susan B. Daniels.1 
Death*Charles B. Converse died on 18 August 1842, at age 4 months and 22 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Charles Stearns Converse1

M, #113799
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Charles Stearns Converse was the son of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 
Died Young*Charles Stearns Converse died young.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Christopher Columbus Converse1

M, #113752, b. 20 December 1814
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Name-ComChristopher Columbus Converse is commonly known as Christopher Converse.2 
Birth*He was born on 20 December 1814.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Occupation*Christopher Converse was "in the livery business for five years", between 1837 and 1842, in Lowell, Massachusetts.2 
Marriage*He married Susan B. Daniels, daughter of William B. Daniels and Susannah Bowker, on 3 December 1840.2 
OccupationChristopher Converse was "a dealer in flour and grain" between 1842 and 1855 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 

Children of Christopher Columbus Converse and Susan B. Daniels

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Clarence Converse1

M, #113828, b. 8 October 1855
FatherEbenezer Hartshorn Converse1 b. 14 Nov 1811
MotherSarah Darling1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Clarence Converse was born on 8 October 1855.1 
He was the son of Ebenezer Hartshorn Converse and Sarah Darling.1 
Resided*Clarence Converse resided in Fitchburg, Massachusetts.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 489. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Cleros Sherebiah Converse1

F, #113809, b. 13 March 1846
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Cleros Sherebiah Converse was born on 13 March 1846.1 
She was the daughter of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Clovis Manlius Converse1

M, #113801, b. 27 September 1832
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Clovis Manlius Converse was born on 27 September 1832.1 
He was the son of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 
Resided*Clovis Manlius Converse resided in Rindge, New Hampshire.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Conrad Rodolphus Converse1

M, #113804, b. 10 June 1840
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Conrad Rodolphus Converse was born on 10 June 1840.1 
He was the son of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 
Marriage*Conrad Rodolphus Converse married Martha H. Dewhurst, daughter of William Dewhurst.1 
Resided*Conrad Rodolphus Converse and Martha H. Dewhurst resided in Newton, Massachusetts.1 

Family: Conrad Rodolphus Converse and Martha H. Dewhurst

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Cornelia Lestina Converse1

F, #113802, b. 11 December 1834
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Occupation*Cornelia Lestina Converse was postmaster in East Rindge, New Hampshire.1 
Birth*She was born on 11 December 1834.1 
She was the daughter of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Cynthia Anna Converse1

F, #113812, b. 27 January 1853
FatherLucius Manlius Converse1 b. 20 Jul 1809, d. 14 Mar 1864
MotherCynthia Sawtell1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Cynthia Anna Converse was born on 27 January 1853.1 
She was the daughter of Lucius Manlius Converse and Cynthia Sawtell.1 
Marriage*Cynthia Anna Converse married William H. Smith on 31 July 1873, in Rindge, New Hampshire.1 

Family: Cynthia Anna Converse and William H. Smith

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Ebenezer Hartshorn Converse1

M, #113750, b. 14 November 1811
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Name-ComEbenezer Hartshorn Converse is commonly known as Capt. Ebenezer Converse.2 
Birth*He was born on 14 November 1811.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Marriage*Ebenezer Hartshorn Converse married Sarah Darling, daughter of Jewett B. Darling and Hannah Murdock, on 8 October 1835.2 

Children of Ebenezer Hartshorn Converse and Sarah Darling

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 489. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Edward Converse1

M, #99603, b. 27 February 1655, d. 26 July 1692
FatherLieut. James Converse1 b. 1620, d. 10 May 1715
MotherAnna Long1 b. 1622, d. 10 Aug 1691
Relationship8th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited29 Apr 2011
Birth*Edward Converse was born on 27 February 1655.1 
He was the son of Lieut. James Converse and Anna Long.1 
Marriage*Edward Converse married Sarah Stone.1 
Death*Edward Converse died on 26 July 1692, at age 37.1 
Burial*He was buried
Inscription: Here Lyes Ye Body of / Edward Convers / Aged 37 Years / Died 26 of July / 1692.2
Tombstone, Edward Converse (1655-1692).

Family: Edward Converse and Sarah Stone

Citations

  1. [S5614] Compiler & Editor John Jay Putnam, Family History in the Line of Joseph Convers of Bedford, Massachusetts, 1739-1828 (Worcester, Massachusetts: F.S. Blanchard & Co. (reprinted by Tuttle Antiquarian Books, Rutland, Vermont), 1897). Hereinafter cited as Family History in the Line of Joseph Convers of Bedford, Massachusetts, 1739-1828.
  2. [S5615] Edward Converse Marker Inscription;.

Deacon Edward Converse1

M, #9340, b. 30 January 1589/90, d. 10 August 1663
FatherChristopher Convers1 b. 27 Mar 1552
MotherMary Halford1
Relationship10th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Name Variation Deacon Edward Converse is also known as Edward Conyers.2 
Name Variation Deacon Edward Converse is also known as Deacon Edward Convers.1 
Birth*He was born on 30 January 1589/90 in Wakerly, Northhampton, England, 52.584456,-0.591785; records of Navestock, Essex, England, have a birth date of 23 Feb. 1587/88, but this might be a baptism date. He is a Charlemagne descendant.1,2 
He was the son of Christopher Convers and Mary Halford.1 
(First) Marriage*Deacon Edward Converse married first Jane Clarke circa 1608 in England.3,1 
(Second) Marriage*Deacon Edward Converse married second Sarah Parker on 29 June 1614 in Great Burstead, Essex, England, 51.602808,0.444463.4,1 
Emigration*Deacon Edward Converse emigrated on 8 April 1630 from Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, England; he was with John Winthrop and the Great Fleet. With him on the ship was his wife Sarah, and sons Phineas, John, Josiah and James. They arrived nine weeks later, on 12 June in Salem, Massachusetts. He was probably of Shenfield, Essex, settling in Charlestown, Massachusetts.4,5 
Occupation*He operated the first ferry between Boston and Charlestown, Massachusetts across the Charles River, until 7 October 1640. on 9 November 1630.4,2 
Land Grant*He was granted land in 1631 in Charlestown, Massachusetts.6 
Residence*He lived in 1640 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; he was a deacon and town officer.1,2
Will*He left a will on 7 August 1659 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; In the name of God, Amen, I, Edward Convers, of Wobourne, in the Coun. of Midd. Massachusetts Collony in New England, being in p-fect memory though weake of Body, do make this my last will and testamt, to disose of my lands, goods, and chattles, that the Lord hath leut unto mee, dureing my natural life, which my Will is shall be disposed of in mannr as followeth.
Imp. I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Sarah Convers ten pounds pr. a year, to be payd unto Her from yeare to yeare during her naturall life, that is to say, five pounds a yeare out of my soone Josias Convers his house, and ye other five pounds a year out of the Mill. Also my will is that my wife shall have such roomes to live in dureing her life in the house that I now live in, as She shall make choyce of for Her use, and one of the gardens before the house, which she shall make choyce of for her use, and ten of the apple trees in the old orchard dureing her life which she shall make choyce of. Also my will is that my wife shall have a fourth part of all my moveable goods and chattels when my debts and legacyes and my funail be discharged. Also I give unto my sonne, Josias Convers, the House where in He now liveth and the barnes and outhouses and the orchard before the house, with the yards and other appurtenances to the same belonging, and the land the lyeth in the great field, and all that meadow that lyeth in the west side of the brooke in bucke meadow. My Will is that my sonne Josias shall enjoy all these houses and lands, with the other appurtenances above specified, for Him and his heyres lawfully begotten of his body, and for want thereof, to my sonne James Converse, his sonne Edward Convers, and to his Heyres lawfully begotten of his body, and for want thereof my Will is that it shall be divided between the rest of my sonne James his children equally, or to the nex Heyre according to law, and for the field called the sheep-pasture, I give to my sonnes Josiah and Samuel together with my mill and millhouse and the appurtenances to them belonging, to be possessed by the longest liver and his Heyres. Also I give to my sonne Samuel Convers my house wherein I now dwell and all the land lying behind the house to the brow of ye Hill northward, and all the land that is plowable lying on the north side of the blind bridge, together with all the meadow that lyeth on the east side of the rode, next to the mill pond betweene the aforesaid blynd Bridge, and my dwelling house. Also I give to my sonne Samuel all ye meadow ye lyeth on ye east side of the river in Bucke meadow, and my English pasture that is fenced in on the other side of the mill river, and my will is that for all the rest of ye land that is not plowable lying on the north side of blind Bridge, together with all the rest of my pasture lands, shall be equally divided betwen my three sonnes, Josiah, James and Samuel, only reserveing the timber that is upon the said pasture lands from my sonne James, who shall have no part therein, but it shall be injoyed by my other to sonnes Josiah and Samuel and their Heyres. Also my will is that my sonne Samuel shall dy without Heyres lawfully begotten of his body, that the estate that I have given to Him shall be divided between ye children of my daughter Mary Thompson. Also I give to my sonne James Convers the sume of thirty pounds and I give to my daughter Mary Sheldon the sume of twenty marks. And I give to my kinsman Allin Convers the sume of ten pounds, and I give to my kinswoman Sarah Smith the sumeof five pounds. Also I give to my kinsman John Parker the sume of forty shillings, and for these legacyes my will is that they sall be paid within three years after my decease as by Executors shall see meete and are able to pay the same. and for all that land that lyeth comon betwen the houses my will is that is shall ly common for perpetuity, and for all my movealbel goodes and chattels that remainth of what is given to my wife, I give to thirds of the same to my sonne Josiah and othe other third to my sonne Samuel. and for the legacyes that I have given my will is that they shall be payd in Corne and cattle, or either of them. Also my will is that my sonne Josiah and my soone Samuel shall be sole executors. Also my will is that my soone James Convers and my kinsman Allin Convers, and my kinsman John Parker shall be the overseers of this my Will. My will also is that all my moveable goods shall be aprised distinctly.
Signed and subscribed the ---- day of August, 1659
Edward Convers (his hand written signature)
In the presence of us, Allin Convers, Jno. Parker
My Will is that my soone Josiah shall have the meadow that is fenced in on the other side of the mill brook, lying next unto my soone James his meadow for him and his Heyres, as the rest of the land within expressed.
Cambridge, 7, 8th, 1663.
At the Coun Court, then sitting at Cambridge, Allin Convers and John Parker appearing in Court, do on their oath given them say that Edward Convers deced being of a dispoeingmind, they saw Him signe, seale, and publish this insturmet as his last Will and testament, and that they know of no other.

Entered and Recorded, 7, 8th, 1663
Thomas Danforth, Recorder.7 
(Third) Marriage*He married third Joanna Sprague on 9 September 1662 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.487960,-71.152235.4,1 
Biographical Note* He was one of the founders of Woburn, Massachusetts.8 
Death*Deacon Edward Converse died on 10 August 1663, at age 73, in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.487960,-71.152235.1,2 
Burial*He was buried in the First Burial Ground, Park St., Woburn, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.482295,-71.152501.9 

Family: Deacon Edward Converse and Jane Clarke

Children of Deacon Edward Converse and Sarah Parker

Family: Deacon Edward Converse and Joanna Sprague

Citations

  1. [S2112] Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~converse. Hereinafter cited as Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants.
  2. [S11859] Pedigrees of Some of Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. III, compiled by J. Orton Buck Timothy Field Beard, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1978). Hereinafter cited as Pedigrees of Some of Charlemagne's Descendants.
  3. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887), Page 97. Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.
  4. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.
  5. [S2353] Charles Edward Banks, The Planters of the Commonwealth: a Study of the Emigrants and Emigration in Colonial Tmes: to which are added Lists of Passengers to Boston and to the Bay Colony: the Ships which brought them: their English Homes, and the Places of their Settlement in Massachusetts, 1620-1640 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, originally 1930, this publication 2006), Page 71.. Hereinafter cited as The Planters of the Commonwealth.
  6. [S2352] Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700, Frank R. Holmes, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1923/1999). Hereinafter cited as Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700.
  7. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887), Page 107. Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.
  8. [S2352] Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700, Frank R. Holmes, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1923/1999), Page 55. Hereinafter cited as Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700.
  9. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).

Elson A. Converse1

M, #113855, b. 22 July 1850
FatherAbraham Jewett Converse1 b. 18 Aug 1818
MotherAdaline Peacock1 d. 3 Jan 1874
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Elson A. Converse was born on 22 July 1850.1 
He was the son of Abraham Jewett Converse and Adaline Peacock.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Francis Duane Converse1

M, #113867, b. 17 December 1848
FatherOmar Duane Converse1 b. 9 Mar 1824
MotherHarriet Henry1 d. 15 Jul 1860
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Francis Duane Converse was born on 17 December 1848.1 
He was the son of Omar Duane Converse and Harriet Henry.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

George Washington Converse1

M, #113763, b. 29 August 1830, d. 19 September 1872
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*George Washington Converse was born on 29 August 1830.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Resided*George Washington Converse resided in Winchendon, Massachusetts.2 
Marriage*He married Ellen A. Knapp, daughter of Orris Knapp and Milley Flagg, on 26 August 1856.2 
Death*George Washington Converse died on 19 September 1872, at age 42, in Winchendon, Massachusetts.2 

Children of George Washington Converse and Ellen A. Knapp

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Georgie A. Converse1

F, #113884, b. 27 December 1857, d. 19 June 1863
FatherGeorge Washington Converse1 b. 29 Aug 1830, d. 19 Sep 1872
MotherEllen A. Knapp1
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Georgie A. Converse was born on 27 December 1857.1 
She was the daughter of George Washington Converse and Ellen A. Knapp.1 
Death*Georgie A. Converse died on 19 June 1863, at age 5 years, 5 months and 23 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Gustavus Adolphus Converse1

M, #113764, b. 21 January 1833
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Name-ComGustavus Adolphus Converse is commonly known as Gustavus Converse.2 
Birth*He was born on 21 January 1833.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Marriage*Gustavus Adolphus Converse married Phebe J. Larrabee, daughter of Joseph C. Larrabee and Eunice, on 19 November 1856.2 
Resided*Gustavus Adolphus Converse resided in Winchendon, Massachusetts.2 

Family: Gustavus Adolphus Converse and Phebe J. Larrabee

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Harriet Amanda Converse1

F, #113868, b. 9 October 1852
FatherOmar Duane Converse1 b. 9 Mar 1824
MotherHarriet Henry1 d. 15 Jul 1860
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Harriet Amanda Converse was born on 9 October 1852.1 
She was the daughter of Omar Duane Converse and Harriet Henry.1 
Marriage*Harriet Amanda Converse married Frederick W. Forristall, son of John M. Forristall of Winchendon, Massachusetts and Mary J., on 3 June 1874.1 

Family: Harriet Amanda Converse and Frederick W. Forristall

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Hattie M. Converse1

F, #113787
FatherIra Converse1 b. 1 Mar 1791, d. 21 Mar 1862
MotherSusan Tilden1 d. 13 Sep 1867
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Hattie M. Converse was the daughter of Ira Converse and Susan Tilden.1 
Marriage*Hattie M. Converse married Charles I. Chadwick on 20 September 1871, in Rindge, New Hampshire.1 

Family: Hattie M. Converse and Charles I. Chadwick

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Idella Emeretta Converse1

F, #113861, b. 13 September 1857
FatherZebulon Converse Esq.1 b. 20 May 1822
MotherAnn Mixer1 b. 28 Aug 1817
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Idella Emeretta Converse was born on 13 September 1857.1 
She was the daughter of Zebulon Converse Esq. and Ann Mixer.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Infant son Converse1

M, #113862, b. 21 November 1866, d. 21 November 1866
FatherZebulon Converse Esq.1 b. 20 May 1822
MotherAnn Mixer1 b. 28 Aug 1817
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Death*Infant son Converse died on 21 November 1866.1 
Birth*He was born on 21 November 1866.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse Esq. and Ann Mixer.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Ira Converse1

M, #113738, b. 28 May 1783
FatherZebulon Converse1 b. 21 Mar 1744
MotherSarah Merriam1 b. 10 Oct 1753, d. 28 Nov 1805
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Ira Converse was born on 28 May 1783.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse and Sarah Merriam.1 
Died Young*Ira Converse died young.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Ira Converse1

M, #113742, b. 1 March 1791, d. 21 March 1862
FatherZebulon Converse1 b. 21 Mar 1744
MotherSarah Merriam1 b. 10 Oct 1753, d. 28 Nov 1805
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Ira Converse was born on 1 March 1791.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse and Sarah Merriam.1 
Marriage*Ira Converse married Susan Tilden.2 
Living*Ira Converse & Susan Tilden lived in Waltham, Massachusetts.2 
Returned*Ira Converse and Susan Tilden returned to Rindge, New Hampshire, in 1850.2 
Death*Ira Converse died on 21 March 1862, at age 71, in Rindge, New Hampshire.2 

Children of Ira Converse and Susan Tilden

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Ira Converse1

M, #113789, b. circa 1873, d. circa 1877
FatherIra Converse1 b. 1 Mar 1791, d. 21 Mar 1862
MotherSusan Tilden1 d. 13 Sep 1867
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Ira Converse was born circa 1873.1 
He was the son of Ira Converse and Susan Tilden.1 
Death*Ira Converse died circa 1877.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 488. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Irving Omar Converse1

M, #113872, b. 9 March 1856
FatherOmar Duane Converse1 b. 9 Mar 1824
MotherHarriet Henry1 d. 15 Jul 1860
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Irving Omar Converse was born on 9 March 1856.1 
He was the son of Omar Duane Converse and Harriet Henry.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Lieut. James Converse1

M, #9338, b. 1620, d. 10 May 1715
FatherDeacon Edward Converse1 b. 30 Jan 1589/90, d. 10 Aug 1663
MotherSarah Parker d. 1662
Relationship9th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited16 Sep 2020
Name Variation Lieut. James Converse is also known as James Converse. 
Birth*He was born in 1620.2 
He was the son of Deacon Edward Converse and Sarah Parker.1 
(First) Marriage*Lieut. James Converse married first Anna Long, daughter of Robert Long, on 24 October 1643 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.487960,-71.152235.3 
(Second) Marriage*Lieut. James Converse married second Anna Sparhawk Cooper on 22 August 1691 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.3 
Death*Lieut. James Converse died on 10 May 1715, in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.487960,-71.152235.3 

Children of Lieut. James Converse and Anna Long

Family: Lieut. James Converse and Anna Sparhawk Cooper

Citations

  1. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).
  3. [S2112] Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~converse. Hereinafter cited as Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants.
  4. [S5614] Compiler & Editor John Jay Putnam, Family History in the Line of Joseph Convers of Bedford, Massachusetts, 1739-1828 (Worcester, Massachusetts: F.S. Blanchard & Co. (reprinted by Tuttle Antiquarian Books, Rutland, Vermont), 1897). Hereinafter cited as Family History in the Line of Joseph Convers of Bedford, Massachusetts, 1739-1828.

Major James Converse1

M, #9336, b. 16 November 1645, d. 8 July 1706
FatherLieut. James Converse b. 1620, d. 10 May 1715
MotherAnna Long b. 1622, d. 10 Aug 1691
Relationship8th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited16 Sep 2020
Name Variation Major James Converse is also known as James Converse. 
Birth*He was born on 16 November 1645.1 
He was the son of Lieut. James Converse and Anna Long
Marriage*Major James Converse married Hannah Carter on 1 January 1668/69.1 
Death*Major James Converse died on 8 July 1706, at age 60.1 

Child of Major James Converse and Hannah Carter

Citations

  1. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.

Jesse Converse

M, #9280, b. 31 December 1741, d. 22 August 1822
FatherJoshua Converse b. 3 Jun 1704, d. 1744
MotherRachel Blanchard b. 20 Mar 1712, d. 26 Jan 1801
Relationship5th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited7 Jan 2021
Birth*Jesse Converse was born on 31 December 1741 in Dunstable, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, (U.S.A.), 42.681095,-71.489301; The NEHGS Register 1939, page 231, has his birthplace as Merrimack, New Hampshire, and birth date as 12 December 1741. In her book "Planters and Pioneers" Esther Clark Wright has Jesse born in Dunstable, Massachusetts. His tombstone records that he was from Massachusetts.1,2,3 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard
Milit-Serv*Jesse Converse served in the military between 1754 and 1763 in Massachusetts Jesse was a soldier in the French & Indian War. He rose to the rank of Captain in Col. Nehemiah Lovewell's company of Col. John Hart's regiment in 1758.4 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth.5 
Census*Jesse Converse appeared on the census of 1770 in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Jesse was listed in this census as single, Protestant and American.6 
Land Grant*He was granted land on 12 May 1789 in Hopewell Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; acreage was 13,906, shared with a Robert Dickson.7 
Death*He died on 22 August 1822, at age 80, in New Brunswick; Converse Richardson (Jesse's grandnephew) was administrator of Jesse's estate after he died intestate in 1822 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.8,9 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, 45.93590,-64.23386.
Inscription: Here lies / the remains of / Jesse Converse / a native of Massachusetts & / one of the first settlers / of this place, / who died / Aug.22, 1822. / Aged 82 Years.8

Jesse Converse (1741-1822) with footstone 'J.C.'
Tombstone (partially cleaned), Jesse Converse (1741-1822). Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription detail.
Note*The administrators of Jesse's estate were Converse Richardson, grandnephew, and Philip Palmer, son of Gideon Palmer of Dorchester. "Est. Jesse Convarse (sic), Hopewell, Albert Co; Admin.: Convarse Richardson, Philip Palmer."10 

Child of Jesse Converse and Elizabeth

Citations

  1. [S2174] NEHGS, New England Historical & Genealogical Register 1939: Jesse Converse (Boston: NEHGS, 1939), Page 231. Hereinafter cited as New England Historical & Genealogical Register: Jesse Converse.
  2. [S2501] Esther Clark Wright, Planters and Pioneers (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as Planters and Pioneers.
  3. [S16286] Ezra S. Stearns, Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable, Thirty Families (Boston, Massachusetts: George B. Littlefield, 1911). Hereinafter cited as Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable.
  4. [S16286] Ezra S. Stearns, Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable, Thirty Families (Boston, Massachusetts: George B. Littlefield, 1911), page 7. Hereinafter cited as Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable.
  5. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).
  6. [S2337] NB GenWeb Project, Census 1770 - Nova Scotia (New Brunswick: NB GenWeb Project). Hereinafter cited as Census 1770 - Nova Scotia.
  7. [S2205] PANB, Fredericton, New Brunswick, PANB - Index RS686 - Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, F16300, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada, PANB Microfilm 16300, Volume III, Grant 190.. Hereinafter cited as PANB - Index RS686 - Index to New BRunswick Land Grants.
  8. [S3450] Cemetery Marker - Jesse Converse. Jesse Converse, Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker.
  9. [S4088] Esther Clark Wright, "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass", New England Historic Genealogical Register pp. 128-132 (April 1946): page 129. Hereinafter cited as "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass."
  10. [S8317] Daniel F. Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics, "Estate", The New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Fredericton Volume 2, Number 1286 (12 March 1822). Hereinafter cited as "Estate."

John Converse

M, #9334, b. 1673, d. 6 January 1707
FatherMajor James Converse b. 16 Nov 1645, d. 8 Jul 1706
MotherHannah Carter b. c 1650
Relationship7th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited20 Sep 2006
Birth*John Converse was born in 1673.1 
He was the son of Major James Converse and Hannah Carter
Marriage*John Converse married Abigail Sawyer on 22 May 1699.2 
Death*John Converse died on 6 January 1707.2 

Child of John Converse and Abigail Sawyer

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).
  2. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.

Joseph Converse1

M, #94583, b. 13 November 1739, d. 10 February 1828
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 3 Jun 1704, d. 1744
MotherRachel Blanchard1 b. 20 Mar 1712, d. 26 Jan 1801
Relationship5th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited7 Jan 2021
Birth*Joseph Converse was born on 13 November 1739 in Litchfield, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire.2,1,3 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard.1 
Marriage*Joseph Converse married Elizabeth Davis on 27 May 1762, in Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.4 
Occupation*Joseph Converse was a tanner and a farmer.5 
Milit-Serv*He served in the military between 1776 and 1783, during the American Revolution.3 
Moved*He and Elizabeth Davis moved to Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, in 1794.3 
Death*Joseph Converse died on 10 February 1828, at age 88, in Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire.6 
Alt-DeathAn alternate death date is on 16 February 1828.7 
Burial*He was buried in Mead-Converse Burying Ground, Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, U.S.A., 42.89310,-72.46680.
Inscription Front: In memory of / Mr. Joseph Converse / who died / Feb. 16, 1828 / Æt. 88.7

Tombstone, Joseph Converse (1739-1828). Mead-Converse Burying Ground, Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. Photo courtesy of findagrave.com
Front inscription detail.

Child of Joseph Converse and Elizabeth Davis

Citations

  1. [S2356] Esther Clark Wright, "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass.", New England Historic Genealogical Society Register 100 (1946): Page 129. Hereinafter cited as "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass."
  2. [S15886] New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904, Joseph Converse entry, transcription FHL Film Number 1000489, Ancestry (USA), http://www.ancestry.com
  3. [S16286] Ezra S. Stearns, Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable, Thirty Families (Boston, Massachusetts: George B. Littlefield, 1911), page 7. Hereinafter cited as Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable.
  4. [S15887] Joseph Converse & Elizabeth Davis, (27 May 1762), Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0962818 item 2 , Record ID 7853::168581. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850.
  5. [S15891] Oran Edmund Randall, History of Chesterfield Cheshire County N.H. From the Incorporation of "Township History of Chesterfield Cheshire County N.H. From the Incorporation of "Township Number One " By Massachusetts in 1736 to the Year 1881; Together With Family Histories and Genealogies...1882 (Gloucester, England: reprinted by Wentworth Press, originally published 1882). Hereinafter cited as History of Chesterfield, Cheshire County, N.H.
  6. [S2357] LDS, "Family Group Record - Joshua Converse" (Salt Lake City). . Hereinafter cited as "Family Group Record - Joshua Converse."
  7. [S15888] Find a Grave, Record ID 170672272, (Plot 13). Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  8. [S15890] Find a Grave, Record ID 170672447, (Plot 10). Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.

Josephine Converse1

F, #113840, b. 1843, d. 1844
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 15 Jun 1813
MotherJane B. Damon1 d. 4 Mar 1868
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Josephine Converse was born in 1843.1 
She was the daughter of Joshua Converse and Jane B. Damon.1 
Death*Josephine Converse died in 1844.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Joshua Converse

M, #9332, b. 3 June 1704, d. 1744
Joshua Converse (1704-1744). Image courtesy of book entitled History of Rindge, New Hampshire, 1736-1874, by Ezra S. Stearns.
FatherJohn Converse b. 1673, d. 6 Jan 1707
MotherAbigail Sawyer b. 1679
Relationship6th great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited2 Feb 2021
Birth*Joshua Converse was born on 3 June 1704 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 42.487960,-71.152235.1 
He was the son of John Converse and Abigail Sawyer
Milit-Serv*Joshua Converse served in the military in 1725 Joshua was a soldier in Capt. Eleazer Tyng's company.2 
(Groom) Marriage*He married Rachel Blanchard, daughter of Captain Joseph Blanchard and Abiah Hassell, on 21 July 1729 in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; both of Dunstable, Nassachusetts. They later lived in Merrimack.3,2 
Living*Joshua Converse was living in Merrimac, New Hampshire, in 1739. 
Death*He died in 1744, in Litchfield, New Hampshire, 42.847111,-71.465556; he drowned in the Merrimack River.4,5,1 

Children of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard

Citations

  1. [S2116] Blanchard Genealogy, online http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~blanch-l. Hereinafter cited as Blanchard Genealogy.
  2. [S16286] Ezra S. Stearns, Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable, Thirty Families (Boston, Massachusetts: George B. Littlefield, 1911), page 7. Hereinafter cited as Early Generations of Founders of Old Dunstable.
  3. [S2114] Pat Brown, Vital Records of Woburn, Massachusetts (n.p.: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~converse/vitals/…), Marriages, Page 60, "both of Dunstable".. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Woburn, Massachusetts.
  4. [S2355] Henry Harrison Metcalf, Probate Records of the Province of New Hampshire, Vol. 3, 1741-1749, State Papers Series Vol. 33 (Concord, N.H.: The Rumford Press, 1915), Page 355. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records of New Hampshire 1741-1749.
  5. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 485. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  6. [S2356] Esther Clark Wright, "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass.", New England Historic Genealogical Society Register 100 (1946): Page 129. Hereinafter cited as "Abiel Richardson, Innholder, of Cambridge, Mass."

Joshua Converse1

M, #113737, b. 23 April 1781
FatherZebulon Converse1 b. 21 Mar 1744
MotherSarah Merriam1 b. 10 Oct 1753, d. 28 Nov 1805
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Joshua Converse was born on 23 April 1781.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse and Sarah Merriam.1 
Died Young*Joshua Converse died young.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Joshua Converse1

M, #113745, b. 2 July 1786, d. 1 November 1862
FatherZebulon Converse1 b. 21 Mar 1744
MotherSarah Merriam1 b. 10 Oct 1753, d. 28 Nov 1805
Relationship1st cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Joshua Converse was born on 2 July 1786.1 
He was the son of Zebulon Converse and Sarah Merriam.1 
(First) Marriage*Joshua Converse married first Polly Piper, daughter of Thomas Piper, on 6 May 1808.2 
(Second) Marriage*Joshua Converse married second Polly Kimball thery had two children who died in childhood.2 
Death*Joshua Converse died on 1 November 1862, at age 76.2 

Children of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper

Family: Joshua Converse and Polly Kimball

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 486. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Joshua Converse1

M, #113751, b. 15 June 1813
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited4 Feb 2021
Birth*Joshua Converse was born on 15 June 1813.1 
He was the son of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
(First) Marriage*Joshua Converse married first Jane B. Damon, daughter of Galen Damon and Jane Bowker, on 18 October 1835.2 
(Second) Marriage*Joshua Converse married second Jennie Dearborn, daughter of Joseph Dearborn and Harriet Drew, on 30 August 1869.2 

Children of Joshua Converse and Jane B. Damon

Family: Joshua Converse and Jennie Dearborn

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.
  2. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 490. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Deacon Josiah Converse1

M, #45144, b. 1617, d. 3 February 1689
FatherDeacon Edward Converse2 b. 30 Jan 1589/90, d. 10 Aug 1663
MotherSarah Parker2 d. 1662
Relationship9th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited29 Apr 2011
Name Variation Deacon Josiah Converse is also known as Josias Convers; this name was also used on his tombstone.3 
Birth*He was born in 1617 in England.1 
He was the son of Deacon Edward Converse and Sarah Parker.2 
Marriage*Deacon Josiah Converse married Esther Champney, daughter of Richard Champney, on 26 March 1651.1 
Death*Deacon Josiah Converse died on 3 February 1689, in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1 
Burial*He was buried in the First Burial Ground, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.3 

Family: Deacon Josiah Converse and Esther Champney

Citations

  1. [S2113] Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse and Elisha S. Converse, William G. Hill, compiler, (Malden, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Family Record of Deacons James W. Converse.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, (Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker).
  3. [S2112] Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~converse. Hereinafter cited as Deacon Edward Convers * His Descendants.

Julia Luella Converse1

F, #113877, b. 4 February 1859
FatherAlfred Collins Converse1 b. 17 Mar 1827
MotherJulia A. Woods1 b. 22 Nov 1833, d. 5 Jan 1868
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Julia Luella Converse was born on 4 February 1859.1 
She was the daughter of Alfred Collins Converse and Julia A. Woods.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Levina Piper Converse1

F, #113756, b. 21 May 1820
FatherJoshua Converse1 b. 2 Jul 1786, d. 1 Nov 1862
MotherPolly Piper1 d. 7 Feb 1840
Relationship2nd cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Last Edited3 Feb 2021
Birth*Levina Piper Converse was born on 21 May 1820.1 
She was the daughter of Joshua Converse and Polly Piper.1 
Marriage*Levina Piper Converse married Reuben Ramsdell.1 

Family: Levina Piper Converse and Reuben Ramsdell

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 487. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.

Lillia Frances Converse1

F, #113878, b. 10 May 1865, d. 15 September 1866
FatherAlfred Collins Converse1 b. 17 Mar 1827
MotherJulia A. Woods1 b. 22 Nov 1833, d. 5 Jan 1868
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*Lillia Frances Converse was born on 10 May 1865.1 
She was the daughter of Alfred Collins Converse and Julia A. Woods.1 
Death*Lillia Frances Converse died on 15 September 1866, at age 1 year, 4 months and 5 days.1 

Citations

  1. [S16318] Ezra S. Stearns, History of Rindge, New Hampshire, from the date of the Rowley Canada or Massachusetts Charter, to the Present Time, 1736-1874, with a Genealogical Register of the Rindge Families (Boston, Massachusetts: Press of George H. Ellis, published 1875), page 491. Hereinafter cited as History of Rindge, New Hampshire.