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Lt. William Sawyer

Male Abt 1613 - 1703  (~ 89 years)


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  • Name William Sawyer 
    Born Abt 1613  Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Immigration 1636 (Age 23)  [1
    Residence 1640 (Age 27)  Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Proprietor 1642 (Age 29)  Salem (now Wenham), Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Offices Held 2 Apr 1668 (Age 55)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Offices Held 5 Mar 1677 (Age 64)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    History 1678  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    William took The Oath of Allegiance to King Charles II in 1678. 
    Offices Held 24 Mar 1679/80 (Age 67)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Religion 1681 (Age 68)  [1, 2, 4, 5, 6
    Will 30 May 1693 (Age 80)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 1702 to 1703  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Estate Admin 1 Mar 1702/03  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Siblings 2 Siblings 
    Person ID I518  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2018 

    Father John Sawyer,   b. 1582, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Bitfield,   b. Abt 1623, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1693, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 1644  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 7, 8
    Age at Marriage He was 31 years - She was 21 years  
    Children 13 children 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F99  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1613 - Lincolnshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1640 - Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProprietor - 1642 - Salem (now Wenham), Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1644 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - John Sawyer - 24 Aug 1645 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lt. Samuel Sawyer - 22 Nov 1646 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ruth Sawyer - 16 Sep 1648 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary Sawyer - 7 Feb 1649/50 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sarah Sawyer - 20 Nov 1651 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hannah Sawyer - 23 Feb 1654 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William Sawyer - 1 Feb 1655/56 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frances Sawyer - 24 Mar 1658 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary Sawyer - 29 Jul 1660 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Stephen Sawyer - 25 Apr 1663 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hannah Sawyer - 11 Jan 1664 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 2 Apr 1668 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frances Sawyer - 3 Nov 1670 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Bitfield Sawyer - Abt 1672 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 5 Mar 1677 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 24 Mar 1679/80 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 30 May 1693 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1702 to 1703 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEstate Admin - 1 Mar 1702/03 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S814] Sawyer, Eleanor Grace. Sawyer Families of New England 1636-1900 , (Camden, Maine: Penobscot Press, 1995).

    2. [S829] Underhill, Lora Altine Woodbury. Descendants of Edward Small of New England. Volume 1 , (New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1934).

    3. [S811] Appleton, William S. "Family of William Sawyer of Newbury", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XXVIII, 1874).

    4. [S812] Appleton, William S. Some Descendants of William Sawyer of Newbury, Mass., (Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1891).

    5. [S831] Bouley, Charles Henry. Biographical Sketches of the Pioneer Settlers of New England and Their Descendants in Worcester, Massachusetts, (Barre, Massachusetts: Barre Publishers, 1964).

    6. [S645] Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton volume II, Reprint 1902, (Providence, Rhode Island: Snow & Farnham, 1902).

    7. [S830] Sawyier, Nathaniel. A Genealogy of Some of the Descendants of William Sawyer of Newbury, Mass, (Manchester, New Hampshire: William E. Moore, 1889).

    8. [S813] Currier, Richard Sawyer. Genealogical History of the Currier Family , (Montpelier, Vermont: Capital City Press, 1935).

    9. [S1195] Plummer, John. "The English Origin of Samuel Bitfield of Boston, Massachusetts", (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, Volume LXVII, 1992).