Ellen Cheney

Female Abt 1626 - 1678  (~ 52 years)


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  • Born Abt 1626  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Married 20 Mar 1643  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Captain Humphrey Johnson, the son of Captian John and Mary (Heath) Johnson. He was christened on 5 November 1620 in St. John the Baptist Church, Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, England. They moved about 1651 to Scituate, Massachusetts. He fought in Capt. Isaac Johnson's Company during King Philip's War. After Ellen's death, on 6 December 1678 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, Humphrey married (2) Abigail Stansfull. He died on Friday 24 July 1693 in Hingham, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Mehitabel Johnson (1644-1689)
    2. Martha Johnson (1647-____)
    3. Deborah Johnson (1649-____)
    4. John Johnson (1653-1674)
    5. Joseph Johnson (1655-____)
    6. Benjamin Johnson (1657-1707)
    7. Margaret Johnson (1659-1739)
    8. Deborah Johnson (1661-1669)
    9. Mary Johnson (1663-____)
    10. Joseph Johnson (____-1676)
    11. Nathaniel Johnson (1666-____)
    12. Isaac Johnson (1668-1738) 
    Will 30 Apr 1667  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 9, 10
    She is mentioned in her father's will. 
    Died 28 Sep 1678  Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    • She died in the night.
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I19554 
    Last Modified 19 May 2019 

    Father William Cheney,   c. 5 Feb 1598/99, Benington, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1667, Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Margaret Cule,   b. Before 1612, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1686, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Abt 1626  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1626 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Captain Humphrey Johnson, the son of Captian John and Mary (Heath) Johnson. He was christened on 5 November 1620 in St. John the Baptist Church, Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, England. They moved about 1651 to Scituate, Massachusetts. He fought in Capt. Isaac Johnson's Company during King Philip's War. After Ellen's death, on 6 December 1678 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, Humphrey married (2) Abigail Stansfull. He died on Friday 24 July 1693 in Hingham, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Mehitabel Johnson (1644-1689) 2. Martha Johnson (1647-____) 3. Deborah Johnson (1649-____) 4. John Johnson (1653-1674) 5. Joseph Johnson (1655-____) 6. Benjamin Johnson (1657-1707) 7. Margaret Johnson (1659-1739) 8. Deborah Johnson (1661-1669) 9. Mary Johnson (1663-____) 10. Joseph Johnson (____-1676) 11. Nathaniel Johnson (1666-____) 12. Isaac Johnson (1668-1738) - 20 Mar 1643 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - She is mentioned in her father's will. - 30 Apr 1667 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Sep 1678 - Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
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    2. [S467] Pope, Charles H. The Cheney Genealogy, (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1897).

    3. [S1061] Lawson, Stephen M. Ancestry of Stephen Lawson - Hastings-Cheney, (Online http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/hastings.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998).

    4. [S72] Pope, Charles Henry. The Pioneers of Massachusetts , (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1900).

    5. [S289] Lawson, Stephen M. Ancestry of Stephen Lawson - Johnson , (Online http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/jonsonj.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998).

    6. [S323] Johnson, Gerald Garth. The Biography and Genealogy of Captain John Johnson from Roxbury, Massachusetts, An Uncommon Man in the Commonwealth of The Massachusetts Bay Colony 1630-1659, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2000).

    7. [S1023] Richardson, Douglas. "The Heath Connection: English Origins of Isaac and William Heath of Roxbury, Massachusetts, John Johnson, Edward Morris, and Elizabeth (Morris) Cartwright", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume CXLVI, 1992).

    8. [S1124] Lincoln, George. History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, (Hingham, Massachusetts: Town of Hingham, 1893).

    9. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    10. [S1060] Trask, William B. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record and on the Files in the County of Suffolk, Mass." , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVI, 1862).



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