Ruth GIFFORD

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ruth GIFFORD was born 14 Feb 1699 (daughter of John GIFFORD and Desire SPRAGUE).

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John GIFFORD was born 12 Jun 1668, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts (son of John GIFFORD and Elishua CROWELL); died 06 Jul 1750, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts; was buried Jul 1750.

    Notes:

    [gifford.ged]

    Ancestral File Number: 8MKF-65

    John married Desire SPRAGUE 24 Nov 1696. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Desire SPRAGUE (daughter of John SPRAGUE and Ruth BASSETT).
    Children:
    1. Wesson GIFFORD was born Dec 1697.
    2. 1. Ruth GIFFORD was born 14 Feb 1699.
    3. Samuel GIFFORD was born 21 Apr 1705.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John GIFFORD was born Between 1639/40, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts (son of William GIFFORD and unknown); died Between 1707/08, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    John married Elishua CROWELL May 1663, Sandwich, Barnstable, Mass.. Elishua (daughter of John CROWELL and Elishua MILLER) was born 09 May 1649, Yarmouth, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts; died 09 Apr 1708, Still Living In Sandwich Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Elishua CROWELL was born 09 May 1649, Yarmouth, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts (daughter of John CROWELL and Elishua MILLER); died 09 Apr 1708, Still Living In Sandwich Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Elishua Crowell

    Children:
    1. Jefferson GIFFORD was born 22 Apr 1676, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 31 Mar 1772, North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island.
    2. William GIFFORD was born 07 May 1673, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 27 Nov 1733, Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried Nov 1733.
    3. John GIFFORD was born 1683, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.
    4. 2. John GIFFORD was born 12 Jun 1668, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 06 Jul 1750, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts; was buried Jul 1750.
    5. Grace GIFFORD was born 17 Aug 1671, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 25 Oct 1689; was buried Aft 1714.
    6. Josiah GIFFORD was born 27 Feb 1681, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 30 Jan 1761, Dutchess Co, New York; was buried Aft 1733.
    7. Samuel GIFFORD was born 12 Mar 1666, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; was christened , , , , [Nehgr-9]; died 24 Apr 1738, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried Apr 1738.
    8. Mercy GIFFORD was born 09 Oct 1669, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 25 Oct 1689, North Kingston, Rhode Island; was buried Oct 1689, North Kingston, Rhode Island.
    9. Elizabeth GIFFORD was born 28 Dec 1665, Falmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 1708; was buried Oct 1701, Massachusetts, USA.

  3. 6.  John SPRAGUE

    John married Ruth BASSETT 1655. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Ruth BASSETT (daughter of William BASSETT and Elizabeth ?).
    Children:
    1. 3. Desire SPRAGUE
    2. John SPRAGUE died 06 Mar 1728, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, USA.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William GIFFORD was born Abt 1615, London, Middlesex, England (son of Philip GIFFORD and Mary TURNER); died 9 Apr 1687, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Birth: Of Milton, Damerel, Devonshire, England

    Notes:

    Name:
    According to the Tallman family records, by William M. Emery: William Gifford, a member of the Society of Friends, is found at Sandwich in 1650. Although he suffered the persecutions visited upon the Quakers of that time, he prospered in material affairs and became a large land owner. It is supposed that he was the William Gifford who in 1647 or earlier was ordered by the court at Stanford to be whipped and banished. He lived at Sandwich until his death 9 April 1687. he was there except for the years 1665-1670, when he and others became proprietors of Monmouth County, New Jersey, by purchase of land from the Indians. In a deed by his son Christopher he was described as a tailor. On 10 Nov. 1670 Mr. Gifford bought of mistress Sarah Warren of Plymouth, widow of richard Warren, one half her share in the land at Dartmouth, which be deed 6 May 1683 he gave equally to his sons Christopher and Robert. He also owned land in Sandwich, Falmouth, and Rhode Island.

    William — unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  unknown
    Children:
    1. Hannaniah GIFFORD
    2. 4. John GIFFORD was born Between 1639/40, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died Between 1707/08, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
    3. William GIFFORD, Jr. was born 16 Feb 1656, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died 1738.
    4. Christopher GIFFORD was born Jul 1658, Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died 22 Nov 1748, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island.
    5. Robert GIFFORD was born 1660, Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; died Bef 21 Apr 1730, Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
    6. Patience GIFFORD died 1673, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts.

  3. 10.  John CROWELL was born 1590, England; was christened , Charleston, Suffolk, Massachusetts (son of Adam CROW and Susan ?); died 07 Jan 1673, Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; was buried 07 Jan 1673, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    [gifford.ged]

    Ancestral File Number: 3G3N-65[gifford.ged]

    Ancestral File Number: 1R5C-RNQ

    John married Elishua MILLER 1636, Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Elishua was born , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died , Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Elishua MILLER was born , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died , Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    [gifford.ged]

    Ancestral File Number: 3G3N-7B

    Children:
    1. Moses CROWELL was born , Massachusetts; was christened 24 Jun 1637, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts; died 1637, Charlestown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.
    2. John CROWELL was born Bef 1639, Massachusetts; died 28 Jan 1688, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusets.
    3. Thomas CROWELL was born 1645, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts; died 09 Mar 1690, Yarmouth, Brnstbl, Mass; was buried Mar 1690.
    4. Elizabeth CROWELL was born , Yarmouth, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts.
    5. 5. Elishua CROWELL was born 09 May 1649, Yarmouth, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts; died 09 Apr 1708, Still Living In Sandwich Massachusetts.
    6. Yelverton CROWELL was born , Probabley, Norfork, England; died 24 Oct 1683, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts; was buried Oct 1683, Yarmouth, Barnstable Co, MA.

  5. 14.  William BASSETT died 1667, Bridgewater, Massachusetts.

    William — Elizabeth ?. [Group Sheet]


  6. 15.  Elizabeth ?
    Children:
    1. Sarah BASSETT was born Bef 1630, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 22 Jan 1711, Marshfield, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.
    2. 7. Ruth BASSETT