Samuel WILLIAMS

Male 1679 - 1765  (86 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Samuel WILLIAMS was born 1678/9 (son of Samuel WILLIAMS and Jane GILBERT); died 17 Apr 1765, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.

    Samuel — Abigail ?. Abigail was born Abt 1685; died 23 Feb 1779, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Abigail WILLIAMS was born Abt 1700; died 06 Oct 1756, Raynham, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Samuel WILLIAMS was born 1637/8, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA (son of Richard WILLIAMS and Frances DEIGHTON); died Between 06 and 31 Aug 1697, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Will: 06 Aug 1697
    • Fact: 31 Aug 1697, Inventory of estate

    Samuel — Jane GILBERT. Jane was born 1638, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Jane GILBERT was born 1638, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Mary Gilbert

    Children:
    1. Sarah WILLIAMS was born 20 Dec 1662, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died Aft 1707, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. Mary WILLIAMS was born Between 1663 and 1664, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died Between 1718 and 1726, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    3. Hannah WILLIAMS was born 28 Nov 1668, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died 28 Jun 1708, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    4. 1. Samuel WILLIAMS was born 1678/9; died 17 Apr 1765, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    5. Seth WILLIAMS was born Between 1678 and 1679; died 13 May 1761, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    6. Daniel WILLIAMS was born 1681; died 07 Sep 1735, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Richard WILLIAMS was born Abt 1607, Gloucester, England; was christened 28 Jan 1607, Wootton-under-Edge (son of William WILLIAMS and Jane WOODWARD); died Aug 1693, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Selectman
    • Fact: Deputy to the general Court of Plymouth Colony
    • Religion: A member and Deacon of the First Church of Dighton
    • Emigration: Abt 1636 or 1637

    Notes:

    Will:
    Richard Williams "aged about Eighty being in Competent health", made his will May 5, 1686. To my eldest son Samuell my two lots which I purchased of Timothy Holloway, now in possession of said son Samuell, also the rights to future divisions of lands belonging to that lot formerly in the occupation of Anthony Slokam. To my son Nathaniell the land, house and barn which now he possesseth being part of the lot which I boutht of Henry Uxley containing half an acre, with rights to future divisions thereto belonging, also seven acres lying between the great lots of Nicholas White and Hezekiah Hoare, also sixteen acres which I had for my great lot bounded on the west by Walter Deans land, also three acres of swamp at pale Brook, one half my meadow at little worth and three acres of land alowed me by the town in satisfaction for a highway through said seven acres. To my son Joseph the land, house and barn now in his possession, and rights to future divisions belonging to the lot heretofore of John Gingell now in the possession of my son Samuell, also eight acres on the south side of the great river by the land of mr John Pooll, also two acres of salt marsh at Assonaat between the land of Leiften George Macey and the next Creek westerly. To my son Thomas the westerly part of my dwelling house with six acres of land being the westerly part of the lot on which said part of my dwelling house stands, also one half my division of land at "Weefquobonoonfuk" with one half my meadow adjoining thereto and one quarter of meadow at Littleworth, also one half my fifty acres "about Stonie ware on the great River", also my twenty two acre division on the Three mile river, he to keep one cow for his mother during her pleasure. To my son Benjamin my share of land in the North purchase, the other half of my division of lands at "Weefquobonoonfuk", the other half of my said meadow thereto adjoining the other half my fifty acres at "Stonnie ware", one quareter my meadow at Littleworth, also my Tan yard with the stock thereof, and after my wifes decease the easterly part of my dwelling house and the remainder of the house lot not disposed of to said Thomas, also one bed with its furniture, he to pay my wife annually four pounds in money and keep one cow for her during pleasure. To my daughter Elizabeth sixty acres at "goofbery" meadow with two acres of meadow I bought of James Philips. To my daughter Hannah my whole share of land in the South purchase. To my two sons Thomas and Benjamin my pasture with my barn thereon to be equally divided between them. To "my beloved wife frauncis" during her life, the easterly part of my dwelling house with the garden, lands at Assonat & meadow not disposed of, with fifteen pounds annually and the keeping of two cows during pleasure, also I give her two cows and all household goods forever.
    If my wife's necessity require it, the land at Assonate and share in the Iron works shall be sold for her supply, if not, I give it after her decease to sons, Samuell, Nathanell, Joseph, Thomas and Benjamin. The above sons to be joint executors and to pay annually to my wife during her life eleven pounds besides the four pounds before assigned to be paid by son Benjamin. "I alfo will them to tack Care of her their laid mother in all things Neceffary for her Comfort to their abillitie". I make null and void all former wills made by me. Witnessed by James Walker, Thomas Leonard and James X Leonard Junr. October 10, 1693, Capt. Thomas Leonard and James Leonard both of Taunton made oath before Jn Saffin Prob. John Cary Regis. athat they saw Richard Williams late of Taunton dec'd sign said will and saw James Walker late of Taunton sign as a witness. Entered by John Cary Regt October 11, 1694.

    Richard married Frances DEIGHTON 11 Feb 1632, Witcombe Magna, Gloucester, England. Frances (daughter of Dr John DEIGHTON, Gent. and Jane BASSET) was born Abt 1611; was christened 1 Mar 1611, St. Nicholas, Glouceste; died Feb 1705/6, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Frances DEIGHTON was born Abt 1611; was christened 1 Mar 1611, St. Nicholas, Glouceste (daughter of Dr John DEIGHTON, Gent. and Jane BASSET); died Feb 1705/6, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. John WILLIAMS was born 1634, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; was christened 27 Mar 1634; died , young.
    2. Elizabeth WILLIAMS was born , Gloucester, in the Parish of Whitcombe Magna; was christened 7 Feb 1635/6; died , young.
    3. 2. Samuel WILLIAMS was born 1637/8, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died Between 06 and 31 Aug 1697, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    4. Nathaniel WILLIAMS, I was born 17 Nov 1639, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts; died 16 Aug 1692, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.
    5. Joseph WILLIAMS was born 07 Feb 1640/41, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died 17 Aug 1692, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    6. Thomas WILLIAMS was born 1645; died 1706, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    7. Elizabeth WILLIAMS was born 1647, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA; died 20 Oct 1724, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts.
    8. Hannah WILLIAMS was born Abt 1650; died 12 Aug 1683, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.
    9. Benjamin WILLIAMS was born Abt 1652; died Jul 1701, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William WILLIAMS was born Abt 1560, Huntingdon, England (son of John WILLIAMS and Theobolde ?); died 1618, England.

    William married Jane WOODWARD 04 Dec 1603. Jane died 02 Feb 1614. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Jane WOODWARD died 02 Feb 1614.
    Children:
    1. 4. Richard WILLIAMS was born Abt 1607, Gloucester, England; was christened 28 Jan 1607, Wootton-under-Edge; died Aug 1693, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.

  3. 10.  Dr John DEIGHTON, Gent. was born 1570, England; died 16 May 1640, St. Nicholas, Gloucester, England.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Will dated 30 Jan 1639, proved 21 May 1640

    Notes:

    Name:
    Their tombstone in the south aisle of St. Nicholas Church was inscribed with his arms: Argen a lion passant between three crosses patty fitchee gules, and this inscription: "Here lies interred the bodies of John Deighton, of this city, gent. and Jane his wife, daughter of Edward Basset, of Uley, Esq., by whom he had had issue three sons and four daughters. He spent all his time in the study of chiorgery, and attained to great knowledge therein."

    John married Jane BASSET 12 Apr 1605, England. Jane (daughter of Edward BASSET, Esq. and Elizabeth LYGON) was born 1585, Uley, Gloucester, England; died 23 Apr 1631, England. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Jane BASSET was born 1585, Uley, Gloucester, England (daughter of Edward BASSET, Esq. and Elizabeth LYGON); died 23 Apr 1631, England.
    Children:
    1. John DEIGHTON was born Abt 1606; died , young.
    2. John DEIGHTON was born , Uley, Gloucester, England; was christened 9 Apr 1609; died 31 Oct 1676, Gloucester, England.
    3. Jane DEIGHTON was born , England; was christened 5 Apr 1609, St. Nicholas, Gloucester; died Aft 1671, Massachusetts.
    4. 5. Frances DEIGHTON was born Abt 1611; was christened 1 Mar 1611, St. Nicholas, Glouceste; died Feb 1705/6, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.
    5. Katherine DEIGHTON was born 16 Jan 1613/4, St Nicholas, Gloucestershire, England; was christened 16 Jan 1614, St Nicholas, Gloucester, England; died 29 Aug 1671, Dedham, Massachusetts; was buried , Massachusetts, USA.
    6. Damaris DEIGHTON was born Abt 1616, England; was christened 22 Mar 1616; died Aft 1640.
    7. Mary DEIGHTON was born Abt 1618, Uley, Gloucester, England; died , young.
    8. Thomas DEIGHTON was born , Uley, Gloucester, England; was christened 19 Aug 1621; died Aft 1640.