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Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2007 14:35:58 EDT


Subject: Moses Whitney
Source: Bond's Watertown.

Richard Whitney admitted freeman May 7, 1651; m. Mar 19, 1650-1, Martha
Coldam. He was a proprietor of Stow, 1681 and prob. moved there when it
was a part of or belonged to Concord. His children were all (at least
eight) born in Watertown.

1. Sarah Whitney b. Mar 17, 1652-3.
2. Moses Whitney b. Aug 1, 1655; m. at Stow, Sept 30, 1686, Sarah Knight.
3. Johanah Whitney b. Jan 16, 1656-7.
4. Deborah Whitney b. Oct 12, 1658.
5. Rebecca Whitney b. Dec 15, 1659; died the next February.
6. Richard Whitney b. Jan 13, 1660-1; of Stow. His Will dated Dec 22,
1723, mentions son Richard (executor), son Jonathan (executor), son
Joshua; daughters Hannah Farr, Elizabeth Wetherby, Sarah, Ruhamah and
Hepzibah.
7. Elisha Whitney b. Aug 26, 1662.
8. Ebenezer Whitney b. June 30, 1672.

History of Concord, Mass. by Lemuel Shattuck
p.44
footnote
Twelve "foundation lots," containing 50 acres of upland and 15 of meadow,
were at first granted in the
following order: to the minister, Boaz Brown, Gershom Heald, John Buttrick,
Ephraim Hildreth, Thomas
Stevens, Stephen Hall, Samuel Buttrick, Joseph Freeman, Joseph Darby, Thomas
Gates & Shadrach
Hapgood. Others were afterward granted.
John Wetherby, Dec 18, 1679.
Richard Whitney, Senior, June 3, 1680
James Wheeler, April 8, 1681
Henry Rand, Jan 13, 1682
Isaac Rand, Jan 13, 1682
Israel Heald, Mar 13, 1682
Benjamin Bosworth, Aug 7, 1682.
Thomas Ward, Oct 24, 1682.
Richard Whitney, Jun'r, Oct 24, 1682.
Jabez Rutter, October 24, 1682
Thomas Stevens, Jr. June 17, 1684.
Boaz Brown, Jr. June 17, 1684.
Samuel Hall, June 17, 1684.
Thomas Darby June 17, 1684
Mark Perkins, Jan 1, 1685.
Richard Burke, Sr., Mar 1, 1686
Roger Willis, Mar 1, 1686.
Transcribed by Janice Farnsworth.
(full book - notepad format, sent on request)

Moses Whitney - Bond's Watertown
p.643
Richard Whintey, admitted freeman May 7, 1651; m. March 19, 1650-1, Martha
Coldam. He was a
proprietor of Stow, Mass., 1681; he probably moved there when it was a part
of Concord, Mass. His
children were all (at least 8) born at Watertown. Children:
1. Sarah Whitney b. March 17, 1652-3
2. Moses Whitney b. August 1, 1655; m. at Stow, Sept 30, 1686, Sarah Knight.
3. Johanah Whitney b. Jan 16, 1656-7.
4. Deborah Whitney b. Oct 12, 1658.
5. Rebecca Whitney, b. Dec 15, 1659; died the next February.
6. Richard Whitney b. Jan 13, 1660-1, was of Stow. His Will dated Dec. 22,
1723, mentions son Richard
(who was executor), son Jonathan (also executor) son Joshua, daughters,
Hannah Farr, Elizabeth
Wetherby, Sarah, Ruhamah, and Hepzibah.
7. Elizha Whitney b. Aug. 26, 1662.
8. Ebenezer Whitney b. June 30, 1672.
Transcribed by Janice Farnsworth



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