Jonathan SAWTELL

Male 1639 - 1690  (50 years)


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  • Name Jonathan SAWTELL  [1
    • Jonathan Sawtell was an original proprietor of Groton in 1661-2 with a five-acre grant and on 23 Nov 1664 was chosen a fence viewer (Samuel A. Green, The Early Records of Groton, 1880, p. 11). On 3 July 1665 at Groton, He married Mary Tarbell, daughter of Thomas and Mary (Vital Records). She died after childbirth 25 Apr 1676 at Watertown (Vital Records). He was made freeman at Groton on 15 May 1672 (The Register 3:239). After destruction of Groton by the Indians, he fled with his neighbors back to Watertown. Two years later he returned to Groton and was chosen selectman 1688-90. he died there 6 July 1690. There is no evidence that he ever remarried. [1]
    Born 24 Aug 1639  Watertown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jul 1690  Watertown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I48276  Main Tree
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2016 

    Father Richard SAWTELL,   b. Hingham, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1694, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Mother Elizabeth ?,   d. 18 Oct 1694, Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Married Abt 1637  [1
    Family ID F01869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary TARBELL,   d. 25 Apr 1676, Watertown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Jul 1665  Groton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth SAWTELL,   b. 3 Feb 1668, Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1723, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F35701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S8838] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 1972, Vol. 126 January.