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Register Report - GAYER

by Sam Behling

First Generation

1. HUMPHREY GAYER. Born in 1615 in Plymouth, England. Humphrey married Jane SPARKS. Jane died aft 1694. They had the following children:

2 i. WILLIAM (-1710)
ii. Jane. Jane married ? LEE.
iii. Joan. Joan married Thomas HOOPER.
iv. John. John first married ? HARPER. John second married Mary ?.


Second Generation


2. WILLIAM GAYER (Humphrey1). William died on 23 Sep 1710 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. On 17 Oct 1672 William first married Dorcas STARBUCK, daughter of Edward STARBUCK & Catherine REYNOLDS, in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Dorcas died in 8 mo. 1696 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. They had the following children:

3 i. Damaris (1673-1764)
4 ii. DORCAS (1675-1747)
iii. William. Born on 3 Jun 1677 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA.

William second married Mary ?


Third Generation


3. Damaris GAYER (William2, Humphrey1). Born on 24 Oct 1673. Damaris died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, on 6 Sep 1764; she was 90. On 17 Aug 1692 when Damaris was 18, she married Nathaniel COFFIN, son of James COFFIN & Mary SEVERANCE, in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Born in 1671 in Dover, Strafford Co., NH. Nathaniel died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, in 29th 10 mo. 1721; he was 50. They had the following children:

i. Dorcas (1693-1778)
ii. Christian (1695-)
iii. Lydia (1697-)
iv. William (1699-)
v. Charles (1702-)
vi. Benjamin (1705-1780)
vii. Gayer (1709-)
viii. Nathaniel (1711-1800)
ix. Catharine (1715-1798)

4. DORCAS GAYER (William2, Humphrey1). Born on 29 Aug 1675 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Dorcas died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, on 11th 10 mo. 1747; she was 72. On 6 Dec 1694 when Dorcas was 19, she married Jethro STARBUCK, son of Nathaniel STARBUCK & Mary COFFIN, in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Born on 14 Dec 1671 in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA. Jethro died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, on 12 Aug 1770; he was 98. They had the following children:

i. Sarah (1697-1789)
ii. WILLIAM (1699-1760)
iii. Eunice (1701-1745)
iv. Lydia (1704-1751)
v. Thomas (1706-1777)
vi. Dorcas (Died Young) (1710-1710)
vii. Jemima (1712-)
viii. Mary (1715-1780)


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