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Edmund Hobart

2.    EDMUND2 (Edmund1), b. at Hing., Eng., 1604; was a twin bro. of Rev. Peter Hobart, and resided at Windham, County of Norfolk, Eng., at the time of his departure for America. He arrived at Charlestown, with other members of his fa's fam. in 1633. In 1635 he removed to our Hing., and Sept.15 of that yr. drew a house-lot on Town St. Other lots for planting purposes were granted him at subsequent dates. The chris. name of his w. whom he m. in Eng. was Elizabeth.. She d. in Hing. 4 Nov. 1675. He d. 16 Feb. 1685-86, Št. 82d yr. Will made 25 June, 1684; proved 23 March, 1685-86. "Weaver." Constable 1672; selectman 1661, 1671, and 1684. Resided on North St., near Hobart's Bridge.
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i. ELIZABETH, bt. at Charlestown, Apr. 19, 1635 m. at Boston, March 12, 1657-58, John Tucker.
ii. MARY, bt. in Hing. March 18, 1637-38. m. Dec. 9, 1664, John Hughes.
iii. SARAH, bt. March 29, 1640. m. Dec. 9, 1664, Return Manning.
6. iv. JOHN, bt. Apr. 10, 1642.
7. v. SAMUEL, bt. Apr.13, 1645.
vi. MARTHA, bt. June 1,1647. m. Oct. 16, 1677, Joseph Bassett.
8. vii. DANIEL, March 2, 1649-50.

Source:  History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, published by the town in 1893. Vol. II, pgs. 334-335.

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