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Register Report - PEARSON

by Sam Behling

First Generation

Ship1. JOHN PEARSON. Born in 1616 in England. John died in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA, bef 14 May 1679; he was 63. Buried in Wakefield, Middlesex Co., MA. First Burial Place in South Reading. Occupation: Tailor, Yeoman. Religion: Puritan - Church of Reading. Ca 1641 when John was 25, he married Maudlin ?. Born ca 1619 in England. Maudlin died in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA, on 12 Dec 1690; she was 71. Buried in Wakefield, Middlesex Co., MA. First Burial Place in South Reading. Religion: Puritan - Church of Reading. They had the following children:

2 i. Mary (1643-1690)
3 ii. Bethia (1645-)
4 iii. SARAH (1647-1689)
5 iv. John (1650-1728)
v. James. Born on 2 Nov 1652 in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA. James died bef 1679; he was 26.


Second Generation


2. Mary PEARSON (John1). Born on 20 Jun 1643 in Lynn, Essex Co., MA. Mary died in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA, on 15 Jan 1690/1691; she was 46. On 3 Dec 1663 when Mary was 20, she married Thomas BURNAP, in Marlborough, Middlesex, MA. Born in 1624 in England. Thomas died in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA, on 10 Feb 1690/1691; he was 66. They had the following children:

i. Thomas (1664-1726)
ii. Ebenezer (1666-1690)
iii. Mary (1668-)
iv. Bethiah (Died Young) (1669-1673)
v. Sarah (1672-<1726)
vi. Annah (1674-)
vii. Bethiah (1677-1784)
viii. Esther (1680->1727)

3. Bethia PEARSON (John1). Born on 15 Sep 1645 in Lynn, Essex Co., MA. Bethia married Joseph CARTER. They had the following children:

i. Bethiah (1671-)
ii. Susanna (1673-)
iii. Joseph (1674-)
iv. John (1677-)
v. Abigail (1679-)
vi. Henry (1683-)
vii. Faith (1688-)

4. SARAH PEARSON (John1). Born on 20 Jan 1647/1648 in Lynn, Essex Co., MA. Sarah died in Lynn, Essex Co., MA, on 9 Jul 1689; she was 42. Religion: Puritan. In 27 11m: 1668 when Sarah was 21, she married John TOWNSEND, son of Thomas TOWNSEND & ? ?, in Lynn, Essex Co., MA. Born ca 1642 in prob. Lynn, Essex Co., MA. John died in Lynn, Essex Co., MA, on 14 Dec 1726; he was 84. Occupation: Wheelwright, Husbandman. Education: Books mentioned in will; signed his name. Religion: Puritan - Joined the church at Reading in 1676. They had the following children:

i. SARAH (1672-1739)
ii. John (1674-1757)
iii. Mary (1677-1772)
iv. Hannah (1679-<1722)
v. Elizabeth (1683-)
vi. Noah (1686-1713)
vii. Ebenezer (1689-1753)

5. Lieut. John PEARSON (John1). Born on 22 Jun 1650 in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA. John died in Lynn, Essex Co., MA, on 21 Jun 1728; he was 77. Buried in Lynnfield, Essex Co., MA. Old Lynnfield Centre Cemetary. Occupation: Yeoman. Education: Books in inventory. Ca 1679 when John was 28, he first married Tabitha KENDALL, in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA. Born on 5 Nov 1660 in Reading, Middlesex Co., MA. Tabitha died in Lynn, Essex Co., MA, on 17 Jul 1711; she was 50. They had the following children:

i. James (1678-1744)
ii. Tabitha (1680-1769)
iii. John (Died Young) (1682-1682)
iv. John (1684-1710)
v. Rebecca (1686-)
vi. Kendall (1688-1767)
vii. Susanna (1690-)
viii. Mary (1692-1730)
ix. Thomas (1694-1708)
x. Ebenezer (1696-1734)
xi. Sarah (1698-<1728)
xii. Abigail (Died Young) (1700-1701)
xiii. Abigail (1702-)
xiv. Elizabeth (1704-<1732)

On 1 Dec 1714 when John was 64, he second married Martha LATHROP, in Lynn, Essex Co., MA.



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