JOSIAH, Hingham, br. of the preced. b. prob. in Eng. freem. 1660, cannot be the man, who was, says Felt, II. 581, preach. at Beverly in 1657, for he was a mariner 1677, and was then of Boston, by w. Mary had Bethia, b. 5 Oct. 1672. His br. writes of him, that he d. at Easthampton, L. I. 1711, in the 78th yr. of his age.
Source: First Settlers of N.E., a Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Showing Three Generations of those who came before May, 1692, on the basis of Farmer's Register by James Savage. 1860-1862. Vol. II, pg. 435.
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