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Register Report - SEVERANCE

by Sam Behling

ShipFirst Generation

1. JOHN SEVERANCE. Born ca 1609/1615 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England. John died in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, on 9 Apr 1682; he was 73. Buried in East Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Old Burying Ground. Occupation: Victualer & Vinter. In 1635 when John was 26, he first married Abigail KIMBALL, daughter of Richard KIMBALL & Ursula SCOTT, in England. Born in Rattlesden, Suffolk, England. Abigail died on 17 Jun 1658 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. They had the following children:

i. Samuel (Died Young). Born on 19 Sep 1637 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA.
ii. Ebenezer. Born on 7 Mar 1639/1640 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Ebenezer died in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, bef 9 Feb 1667/1668; he was 27.
iii. Abigail (Died Young). Born on 7 Jan 1641/1642 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Abigail died in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, on 1 Mar 1641/1642; she was <1.
iv. Abigail. Born on 25 May 1643 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Abigail died bef 1683; she was 39. On 29 Nov 1664 when Abigail was 21, she married John CHURCH. Born ca 1641. John died in 1696; he was 55.
2 v. MARY (1645->1692)
3 vi. John (1647-)
4 vii. Joseph (1649-<1725)
viii. Elizabeth (Died Young). Born on 8 Apr 1652 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Elizabeth died in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, in 1656; she was 3.
ix. Benjamin. Born on 13 Jan 1654/1655 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Benjamin first married Elizabeth LYNCH. Born on 24 Feb 1661/1662 in Branford, New Haven Co., CT. Benjamin second married Mary ?
5 x. Ephraim (1656-1734)
xi. Elizabeth (Died Young). Born on 17 Apr 1658. Elizabeth died on 23 Apr 1658; she was <1.

On 17 Oct 1663 when John was 54, he second married Susanna ?


Second Generation


2. MARY SEVERANCE (John1). Born on 5 Aug 1645 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Mary died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, aft 1692; she was 46. On 3 Nov 1663 when Mary was 18, she married James COFFIN, son of Tristram COFFIN & Dionis STEVENS, in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Born on 12 Aug 1640 in England. James died in Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, on 28 Jul 1720; he was 79. They had the following children:

i. Mary (1665-1741)
ii. James (-1741)
iii. Nathaniel (1671-1721)
iv. John (-1747)
v. Dinah (-1750)
vi. Deborah (1676-1767)
vii. Ebenezer (1678-1730)
viii. Joseph (1680-1719)
ix. Elizabeth (1675-1769)
x. Benjamin (Died Young) (1683-)
xi. Ruth (-1748)
xii. ABIGAIL (-1709)
xiii. Experience (Died Young)
xiv. Jonathan (1692-1773)

3. John SEVERANCE (John1). Born on 24 Nov 1647 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. On 15 Aug 1672 when John was 24, he married Mary ?. Born ca 1650. They had the following children:

i. Ebenezer (1673-1723)
ii. Abigail (Died Young) (1675-1691)
iii. John (1676-)
iv. Daniel (1678-1694)
v. Mary (1681-)
vi. Joseph (1682-1766)

4. Joseph SEVERANCE (John1). Born on 14 Feb 1649/1650 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Joseph died bef 1725; he was 75. Bef 1676 when Joseph was 26, he married Martha WARDEN. Born in 1643. Martha died on 31 Mar 1725/1726; she was 82. They had the following children:

i. Abigail (1676-)
ii. Mary (1678-)
iii. Joseph (1683->1753)
iv. Martha (ca1684-)
v. Ebenezer
vi. Peter

5. Ephraim SEVERANCE (John1). Born on 8 Apr 1656 in Salisbury, Essex Co., MA. Ephraim died on 24 Oct 1734; he was 78. On 9 Nov 1682 when Ephraim was 26, he married Lydia MORRILL. Born on 8 Mar 1661/1662. Lydia died on 6 Feb 1727/1728; she was 65. Religion: Admitted to First Church of Kingston, NH 25 Sep 1726. They had the following children:

i. Abigail (1683-)
ii. Mary (1685-)
iii. Lydia (Died Young) (1687-)
iv. Ephraim (1689-1759)
v. Dinah (1692-)
vi. Ebenezer (1694-)
vii. Sarah (1697-)
viii. Jonathan (1700-1786)
ix. Hannah (1702-)
x. Lydia (1705-)


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