William SHURTLEFF

Male 1657 - 1730  (73 years)


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  • Name William SHURTLEFF  [1, 2
    • They settle in Plymouth, where he was a prominent man. He served as a selectman and was a representative to the State Assembly, and active in other offices of honor and trust. He was especially prominent as a military man among the pioneers. His remains were interned on Cole's Hill, the first burying lot of the Plymouth pilgrim, and his headstone bears this inscription: "Here lyes ye body of Capt. William Shurteff who decd Feb The 4th, 1729/30, in The 72 year of his age." [1]
    Born 1657  Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Feb 1729/30  Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I73682  Main Tree
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2019 

    Father William SHURTLEFF,   b. 16 May 1624, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1666, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth LETTICE,   b. Bef 1637,   d. 31 Oct 1693, Swansea, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 56 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 18 Oct 1655  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F07505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah LOTHROP,   b. 28 Feb 1663/4, Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1726, Plympton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married Oct 1683  Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Jabez SHURTLEFF,   b. 22 Apr 1684, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Thomas SHURTLEFF,   b. 16 Mar 1687, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Jacob SHURTLEFF,   c. 11 Aug 1688  [Birth]
     4. William SHURTLEFF,   c. 4 Apr 1689  [Birth]
     5. Susanna SHURTLEFF,   b. Mar 1691, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1763, Plympton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)  [Birth]
     6. John SHURTLEFF,   b. Jun 1693, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1757, Windsor, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [Birth]
     7. Barnabas SHURTLEFF,   b. 19 Mar 1696, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Ichabod SHURTLEFF,   b. 8 Nov 1697, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1782/3, Eastbury, Connecticut (Buckingham) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     9. Elizabeth SHURTLEFF,   b. 28 Mar 1699, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     10. Mary SHURTLEFF,   b. Dec 1700, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     11. Sarah SHURTLEFF,   b. 8 Jun 1702, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     12. Samuel SHURTLEFF,   b. Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     13. Abigail SHURTLEFF,   b. Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     14. Nathaniel SHURTLEFF,   b. 2 Dec 1707, Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F29870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S10825] A Genealogical Memoir of the LO-LATHROP Family in this Country, Embracing the Descendants as far as known, Rev. E.B. Huntington.

    2. [S5759] "Descendants of William Shurtleff" of Plymouth and Marshfield, Massachusetts, Benjamin Shurtleff.

    3. [S02658] Mayflower Increasings 2nd Edition by Susan E. Roser.