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Weld Family


Generation One



1. John1 Weld died circa 1552 at Long Melford, Suffolk, England.
He was known as The Elder. He resided at Long Melford, co. Suffolk, England.
Known children of John1 Weld include:

Generation Two



2. Thomas2 Weld (John1) died on 8 Apr 1597.
He was a draper.
Known children of Thomas2 Weld include:

Generation Three



3. Edmund3 Welde (Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born in 1559 at Sudbury, co. Suffolk, England. He married Amye. He died in 1608 at Sudbury, Suffolk, England.
He was a cloth merchant. He resided at Sudbury, co. Suffolk, England. He left a will on 5 Dec 1605 at Sudbury, co. Suffolk, England; proved 3 May 1608.
Amye was born between 1566 and 1568. She died at England. She may have been Amy Brewster Clark. She left a will on 5 Dec 1605; proved 3 May 1608.
Known children of Edmund3 Welde and Amye were as follows:

Generation Four



4. Rev. Thomas4 Weld (Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born circa 1590 at England. He was baptized on 15 Jul 1595 at St. Peter's, Sudbury, Suffolk, England. He married Margaret; 1st wife. He married Judith; 2nd wife. He died on 23 Mar 1660/61 at London, England, at age 65.
He was a clergyman & one of the founders of Harvard. He was graduated 1613 &1618 at Trinity College, Cambridge, England. He resided in 1624 at Terling, Essex, England. He resided in 1632 at Roxbury, MA. He and Margaret immigrated on 5 Mar 1632 to Boston, MA; on ship Wm. & Francis from London, England.
Margaret died circa 1634/35.
Known children of Rev. Thomas4 Weld and Margaret were as follows:

5. Joseph4 Weld (Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born in 1595 at England. He married Elizabeth Wyse at All Saints Church, Sudbury, England; 1st wife. He married Barbara Clapp, daughter of Nicholas Clapp and Elizabeth, on 20 Apr 1639 at Roxbury, MA; 1st husband, 2nd wife. He died on 7 Oct 1646 at Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA. He was buried on 7 Oct 1646 at Roxbury, MA.
He and Elizabeth Wyse immigrated circa 1635 to Roxbury, MA. He and Barbara Clapp resided at Roxbury, MA. He was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company. He left a will 4mo 2 1646 at Suffolk Co., MA.
Elizabeth Wyse died in Oct 1638 at Roxbury, MA.
Known children of Joseph4 Weld and Elizabeth Wyse were as follows:
Barbara Clapp married Anthony Stoddard on 24 Jul 1647; 2nd husband, 1st wife, date of agreement. She died 2mo 15 1655.
Known children of Joseph4 Weld and Barbara Clapp were as follows:

Generation Five



6. Thomas5 Weld (Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was baptized on 26 Jul 1627 at Terling, Essex, England. He married Dorothy Whiting, daughter of Rev. Samuel Whiting, on 4 Jun 1650 at Roxbury, MA. He died on 17 Jan 1682/83 at Roxbury, MA, at age 55.
He immigrated on 5 Mar 1632 to Boston, MA; on ship Wm. & Francis from London, England. He resided at Roxbury, MA. He left a will on 13 Jan 1682; proved 6 Feb 1682.
Dorothy Whiting was born in 1628. She died on 31 Jul 1694 at Roxbury, MA. She immigrated on 26 May 1636 to Boston, MA. She resided at Lynn, MA.
Known children of Thomas5 Weld and Dorothy Whiting were as follows:

7. Elizabeth5 Weld (Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born circa 1625 at England. She married Edward Denison, son of William Denison and Margaret Chandler, on 30 Mar 1641. She died on 5 Feb 1716/17 at Roxbury, MA.
She and Edward Denison had 11 children.
Edward Denison was baptized on 3 Nov 1616 at Stratford, England. He died on 26 Apr 1668 at Roxbury, MA, at age 51. He immigrated in 1631 to Roxbury, MA; on the ship 'Lyon.'
Known children of Elizabeth5 Weld and Edward Denison include:

8. Marah5 Weld (Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was baptized on 2 Aug 1646 at Roxbury, MA. She married Comfort Starr, son of Dr. Thomas Starr and Rachel, at Boston, MA. She died in 1688.
She and Comfort Starr resided at New London, CT. She and Comfort Starr resided at Middletown, CT.
Comfort Starr was born in 1644 at Scituate, MA. He was baptized on 7 Jun 1646 at Second Church, Scituate, MA. He died on 18 Oct 1693 at Middletown, CT. He resided at Boston, MA. He resided at New London, CT. He resided at Middletown, CT.


Generation Six



9. Rev. Thomas6 Weld (Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 12 Jun 1653 at Roxbury, MA. He was baptized on 12 Jun 1653. He married Elizabeth Wilson, daughter of Rev. John Wilson and Sara Hooker, on 9 Nov 1681; 1st wife. He married Mary Savage, daughter of Capt. Habijah Savage and Hannah Tyng, on 22 May 1700 at Cambridge, MA; 2nd wife. He died on 9 Jun 1702 probably at Dunstable, MA, at age 48.
He resided at Dunstable, MA. He was graduated in 1671 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA.
Elizabeth Wilson was born circa Sep 1656. She died on 19 Jul 1687.
Known children of Rev. Thomas6 Weld and Elizabeth Wilson were as follows:
Mary Savage was born on 27 Aug 1667 at Boston, MA. She died on 2 Jun 1731 at Attleborough, MA, at age 63. She resided at Boston, MA.
Known children of Rev. Thomas6 Weld and Mary Savage were as follows:

10. Edmund6 Weld (Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 29 Sep 1659 at Roxbury, MA. He married Elizabeth White, daughter of Lt. John White and Elizabeth Bowles, on 10 Nov 1687 at Roxbury, MA. He died before 14 Apr 1747 at Suffolk Co., MA.
He resided at Roxbury, MA. He was a cooper. He left a will on 18 Jun 1744; proved 14 Apr 1747.
Elizabeth White was born on 22 Mar 1667. She died on 20 Dec 1721 at Roxbury, MA, at age 54; smallpox. She resided at Brookline, MA.
Known children of Edmund6 Weld and Elizabeth White were as follows:

11. Joseph6 Starr (Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Abigail Baldwin.


Generation Seven



12. Rev. Habijah7 Weld (Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 2 Sep 1702 at Dunstable, MA. He married Mary Fox, daughter of Rev. John Fox and Mary Tyng, on 17 Oct 1728 at Woburn, MA. He died on 14 May 1782 at Attleborough, MA, at age 79.
He resided at Attleboro, MA. He was a minister at First Church of Christ, Attleborough, MA. He resided at Martha's Vinyard, MA. He was graduated in 1723 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA.
Mary Fox was born on 27 Oct 1706 at Woburn, MA. She died on 7 Jan 1799 at age 92. She resided at Woburn, MA.
Known children of Rev. Habijah7 Weld and Mary Fox all born at Attleboro, MA, were as follows:

13. John7 Weld (Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born circa 1690 at Roxbury, MA. He married Esther Waldo, daughter of Daniel Waldo and Susannah Adams, circa 1727. He died on 24 Jul 1763 at Pomfret, CT.
He and Esther Waldo had 5 children.
Esther Waldo was born on 8 Jan 1698 at Chelmsford, MA. She died on 11 Jan 1777 at Pomfret, CT, at age 79.
Known children of John7 Weld and Esther Waldo include:

14. Edmund7 Weld (Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 23 Jun 1695 at Roxbury, MA. He married Clemence Dorr, daughter of Edward Dorr and Elizabeth Hawley, on 8 Jul 1725 at Roxbury, MA. He died on 13 Jun 1748 at Milton, MA, at age 52.
Clemence Dorr was born on 17 Jul 1700 at Roxbury, MA. She died on 8 Dec 1766 at Roxbury, MA, at age 66.
Known children of Edmund7 Weld and Clemence Dorr were as follows:

15. Samuel7 Starr (Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Elizabeth de Jersey.


Generation Eight



16. Dorothy8 Weld (Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 13 Dec 1731 at Attleboro, MA. She married Capt. Jonathan Philbrook, son of Jonathan Philbrook and Elizabeth, on 7 Aug 1759; 2nd wife. She died on 2 Feb 1810 at age 78.
Capt. Jonathan Philbrook was born in 1721 at Greenland, NH. He was baptized in 1722. He married Mary Card; 1st wife. He died in 1801 at Clinton, ME. He was a mariner. He resided at Boston, MA. He was a miller. He resided circa 1761 at Gardner, ME. He resided at Clinton, ME.

17. Elizabeth8 Weld (Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 25 Jul 1727. She married Ebenezer Stevens, son of Lt. Erasmus Stevens and Persis Bridge, on 9 Jul 1750 at Roxbury, MA. She died after 1793.
She resided at Roxbury, MA.
Ebenezer Stevens was born on 21 Oct 1726 at Boston, MA. He died in 1763. He resided at Roxbury, MA. He resided at Boston, MA.

18. Edward8 Weld (Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 5 Feb 1734/35 at Roxbury, MA. He married Hannah Church, daughter of Dea. Benjamin Church and Hannah Dyer, on 7 Apr 1757 at Boston, MA. He died on 19 Feb 1809 at Boston, MA, at age 74.
He resided at Boston, MA.
Hannah Church was born circa 1733 at Boston, MA. She died on 14 Sep 1804 at Boston, MA.
Known children of Edward8 Weld and Hannah Church were as follows:

19. Elizabeth8 Starr (Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married William Redfield.


Generation Nine



20. Thomas Weld9 Philbrook (Dorothy8 Weld, Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Abigail Mason.

21. Maj. Gen. Ebenezer9 Stevens (Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Lucretia Ledyard.

22. Benjamin9 Weld (Edward8, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 22 Apr 1758 at Boston, MA. He married Abigail Perkins, daughter of Col. William Perkins and Abigail Cox, on 9 Sep 1792 at Boston, MA. He died on 14 Mar 1839 at Brunswick, ME, at age 80.
He was Deputy Collector of Customs at Boston, MA.
Abigail Perkins was born on 10 Jan 1773. She died on 20 Jul 1840 at age 67. She was known as Nabby.
Known children of Benjamin9 Weld and Abigail Perkins were as follows:

23. Samuel9 Redfield (Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Ann Heritage.


Generation Ten



24. Mary Kennedy10 Philbrook (Thomas9, Dorothy8 Weld, Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married George Washington Hoppin.

25. John Austin10 Stevens (Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Abigail Perkins Weld.

26. Abigail Perkins10 Weld (Benjamin9, Edward8, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) was born on 21 Mar 1799 at Boston, MA. She married John Austin Stevens, son of Maj. Gen. Ebenezer Stevens and Lucretia Ledyard, on 30 Sep 1824 at Brunswick, ME. She died on 3 Sep 1886 at New York, NY, at age 87.
She resided at Brunswick, ME.
John Austin Stevens was born on 22 Jan 1795 at New York, NY. He died on 19 Oct 1874 at New York, NY, at age 79. He was President of The Bank of Commerce of New York at New York, NY. He was graduated in 1813 at Yale College, New Haven, CT.

27. William10 Redfield (Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Deborah Skill.


Additional Generations





28. Charlotte Augusta11 Hoppin (Mary10 Philbrook, Thomas9, Dorothy8 Weld, Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Frederick Brown.
29. Lucretia Ledyard11 Stevens (John10, Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married John Gustave Richard Heckscher.
30. Anna Maria11 Redfield (William10, Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married John Wesley Frazier.
31. Henry Armitt12 Brown (Charlotte11 Hoppin, Mary10 Philbrook, Thomas9, Dorothy8 Weld, Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Josephine Lea Baker.
36. Stevens12 Heckscher (Lucretia11 Stevens, John10, Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Henrietta Armitt Brown.
37. John Wesley12 Frazier Jr. (Anna11 Redfield, William10, Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Carrie Yaeger.
40. Henrietta Armitt13 Brown (Henry12, Charlotte11 Hoppin, Mary10 Philbrook, Thomas9, Dorothy8 Weld, Habijah7, Thomas6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Stevens Heckscher.
51. Lucretia Stevens13 Heckscher (Stevens12, Lucretia11 Stevens, John10, Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Joseph Harrison Jr.
55. Hulda Yaeger13 Frazier (John12, Anna11 Redfield, William10, Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Willard Hunter Wanger.
83. Henrietta Armitt14 Harrison (Lucretia13 Heckscher, Stevens12, Lucretia11 Stevens, John10, Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Julian McIlvaine Marshall.
97. Lynn Alden14 Wanger (Hulda13 Frazier, John12, Anna11 Redfield, William10, Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Charles Edmund Reilly Jr.
139. John Randolph15 Marshall (Henrietta14 Harrison, Lucretia13 Heckscher, Stevens12, Lucretia11 Stevens, John10, Ebenezer9, Elizabeth8 Weld, Edmund7, Edmund6, Thomas5, Thomas4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married Deborah Lynn Reilly.
164. Deborah Lynn15 Reilly (Lynn14 Wanger, Hulda13 Frazier, John12, Anna11 Redfield, William10, Samuel9, Elizabeth8 Starr, Samuel7, Joseph6, Marah5 Weld, Joseph4, Edmund3 Welde, Thomas2 Weld, John1) married John Randolph Marshall.


Pedigrees:
Pedigree Base - Marshall
40 - Henrietta Armitt Brown
37 - John Wesley Frazier Jr.
36 - Stevens Heckscher
20 - Thomas Weld Philbrook
19 - Elizabeth Starr
18 - Edward Weld
17 - Elizabeth Weld
  6 - Thomas Weld
  5 -Joseph Weld
  4 - Thomas Weld

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