The Residents of Salem
The First Town of the Massachusetts Bay Commonwealth
From Original Records up to the Year 1651


Part 3 of 4, being residents whose surnames begin with the letters L, M, N, O, P, or R.
This table contains information gathered from J.B. Felt's "Annals of Salem" 2nd edition, 2 vols., Salem, 1845.
Felt's sources were the original colonial records, many of which have since been lost.

Abbreviations:
a = ante (before);
p = post (after);
unk = name unknown.

Column headings:
with RC = at Cape Ann with Capt. Roger Conant, 1626;
with JE = arrived with Capt. John Endicott on the Abigail, 1628;
with FH = arrived with Rev. Francis Higginson and the GCMB fleet, 1629;
petition = petitioned for freeman status, 1630;
freeman = sworn a freeman;
1st Church = admitted to the 1st Church of Salem;
land = granted land, or land grant confirmed;
resident = resident of Salem, or arrived in Salem, or received as inhabitant of Salem, or stated to be "of Salem."

All years are original Julian calendar, beginning March 25 and ending the March 24 following.

Residents of Salem before 1651, Surnames L through R
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Lambert, Michael . . . . . . . 1638
Lambert, Richard . . . . . . 1637 .
Langford, John . . . . 1645 . . .
Laskin, Hugh . . . . p1636 1636 1636 .
Lathrop, Mark . . . . . . 1643 .
Lathrop, Thomas . . . . 1634 1636 . .
Lawes, Francis, and wife . . . . p1637 1640 1637 .
Leach, Elizabeth . . . . . 1636 . .
Leach, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Leach, John, Jr. . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Leach, Lawrence . . 1629 1630 1631 1636 . .
Leach, Richard . . . . . . 1639 .
Leach, Robert . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Leach, Sarah . . . . . 1648 . .
Leavit, Captain . . . . . . . 1630
Leeds, Richard . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Legge, John . . . . 1635 . . .
Lemon, Mary . . . . . 1639 . .
Lemon, Robert . . . . p1637 1641 1637 .
Linsey, Christopher . . . . . . . 1648
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Listen, Nicholas . . . . . . 1637 .
Lockwood, Robert, Sgt. . . . . . . . 1637
Loose, Bridget . . . . . 1647 . .
Lord, Abigail . . . . . 1637 . .
Lord, William . . . . p1636 1639 1636 .
Lovell, Thomas . . . . . . . 1640
Lovett, John . . . . . . 1639 .
Lovett, Mary . . . . . 1650 . .
Luff, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Lyford, John, Rev. 1626 . . . . . . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Lyon, John . . . . . . 1638 .
Malbon, John . . 1629 . . . . .
Manning, unk . . . . . . . 1631
Mariott, Nichols . . . . . . 1636 .
Marrit, Triphene . . . . . 1638 . .
Marsh, John . . . . . 1639 1637 .
Marsh, Susannah . . . . . 1648 . .
Marshall, Edmond . . . . . . 1638 .
Marshall, Edmund . . . . 1637 1637 1637 .
Marshall, Millesent . . . . . 1637 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Marston, John . . . . 1641 1640 . .
Marston, Thomas . . . . p1636 1640 . 1636
Marston, William . . . . . . 1637 .
Maskall, Ellen . . . . . 1650 . .
Mason, Elias . . . . . . 1649 .
Mason, Emma, widow . . . . . . 1637 .
Mason, Jane . . . . . 1647 . .
Massey, Ellen . . . . . 1648 . .
Massey, Jeffrey . . . . 1634 1636 . 1631
Maurie, Roger . . . . 1631 1636 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Maury, Elizabeth . . . . . 1641 . .
Maverick, Moses and wife . . . . 1634 1637 . .
Miller, Sydrach . . 1629 . . . . .
Monsall, Ruth . . . . . 1641 . .
Montague, Abigail . . . . . 1647 . .
Moody, Deborah, Lady . . . . . 1640 . .
Moore, Ann, widow . . . . . 1637 1637 .
Moore, Christian . . . . . 1650 . .
Moore, Hannah . . . . . 1636 . .
Moore, John . . . . 1633 1636 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Moore, Richard . . . . p1638 1642 1638 .
Moore, Samuel . . . . 1632 1636 . .
Moore, Thomas & wife Martha . . . . p1636 1639 1636 1636
Moore, William . . . . . . 1639 .
Morgan, Robert . . . . . 1650 1637 .
Moulton, James . . . . p1637 1637 1637 .
Moulton, Mary . . . . . 1638 . .
Moulton, Robert . . 1629 . 1631 . . .
Moulton, Robert, Jr. . . . . . 1640 1638 .
Mousar, John . . . . . . 1639 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Neal, John . . . . 1642 . . .
Neal, Mary . . . . . 1647 . .
Neave, widow . . . . . 1647 . .
Nichols, William . . . . . . 1638 .
Nicks/Nixon, Matthew . . . . . . 1639 .
Noddle, William . . . . 1630 . . .
Norcross, Nathaniel . . . . 1643 1641 . .
Norman, Arabella . . . . . 1637 . .
Norman, Arabella . . . . . 1638 . .
Norman, John . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Norman, Richard 1626 . . . . . . .
Norman, Richard, Jr. 1626 . . . . . . .
Norris, Edward, Jr. . . . . . . . 1639
Norris, Edward, Rev. . . . . . 1639 1640 .
Norton, George . . 1629 . 1634 1636 . .
Norton, John . . . . 1637 . . .
Norton, Mary . . . . . 1637 . .
Nurse, Francis . . . . . . 1648 .
Oliver, Thomas . . . . . . 1637 .
Olney, Thomas . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Osborn, Frawith . . . . . 1641 . .
Osborn, William . . . . p1638 1639 1638 .
Pacy, Catherine . . . . . 1641 . .
Pacy, Nicholas . . . . . 1650 1639 .
Page, Lucy . . . . . 1639 . .
Page, Robert . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Paine, Thomas . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Palfray, Edith . . . . . 1636 . .
Palfray, Peter 1626 . . 1630 1631 1636 . .
Parminter, Benjamin . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Patch, Edmund . . . . . . 1639 .
Patch, James . . . . . . 1650 .
Patch, Nicholas . . . . . 1650 1639 .
Pattin, Thomas . . . . . . 1643 .
Pauly, Benjamin . . . . . . . 1647
Payne, Elizabeth . . . . . 1650 1640 .
Payne, William . . . . 1650 1650 . .
Peach, John . . . . . . . 1630
Pease, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Pease, Robert . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Pease, Robert . . . . . 1643 1637 .
Pease, widow . . . . . 1639 . .
Peirce, Anthony . . . . 1634 . . .
Peirce, William, Mr. . . . . . . . 1630
Penny, Robert . . . . . . 1638 .
Percie, Marmaduke . . . . . . 1637 .
Perry, Francis . . . . . . . 1631
Perry, Jane . . . . . 1641 . .
Perry, John . . . . . . . 1637
Pester, William, Mr. . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Peter, Hugh, Rev. . . . . 1635 1637 1635 .
Peters, Deliverance . . . . . 1640 . .
Petford, Peter . . . . . . . 1641
Pettingall, Richard . . . . 1641 1641 . .
Phillips, John, Rev. . . . . . . . 1638
Pickering, Elizabeth . . . . . 1639 . .
Pickering, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Pickton, Thomas . . . . . . 1639 .
Pickworth, Ann . . . . . 1638 . .
Pickworth, John . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Pigkett, John . . . . . 1648 1648 .
Pitman, Thomas . . . . . . . 1648
Pitman/Pikman, Nathaniel . . . . . . 1639 .
Plaise/Plaice, William . . . . . . 1637 .
Pollard, George . . . . . . . a1646
Pope, Gertrude . . . . . 1649 . .
Pope, Joseph . . . . 1637 1636 . .
Porter, George . . . . . . . 1647
Porter, John . . . . p1643 1649 . 1643
Porter, Jonathan . . . . p1637 1640 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Porter, Mary . . . . . 1639 . .
Porter, Mary . . . . . 1644 . .
Porter, Nathaniel . . . . 1637 . . .
Porter, Unice . . . . . 1648 . .
Price, Walter & wife Elizabeth . . . . p1641 1642 . 1641
Pride, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Prince, Mary . . . . . 1648 . .
Prince, Richard . . . . p1639 1642 1639 .
Prince, Robert . . . . . . 1649 .
Pryor, (?Matthew) . . . . . . 1638 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Putnam, Eliza . . . . . 1643 . .
Putnam, Elizabeth . . . . . 1648 . .
Putnam, John . . . . p1641 1647 1641 .
Putnam, Nathaniel . . . . . 1648 . 1641
Putnam, Priscilla . . . . . 1641 . .
Putnam, Thomas . . . . p1641 1642 1641 .
Rabbe, Catherine . . . . . 1641 . .
Ray, Bethiah . . . . . 1637 . .
Ray, Daniel . . . . 1634 . . .
Rayment, Judith . . . . . 1636 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Rayment, Richard . . . . 1634 1636 . .
Raymond, William . . . . . . . 1648
Read, Alice . . . . . 1640 . .
Read, Mary . . . . . 1649 . .
Read, Sarah . . . . . 1641 . .
Reade, Thomas . . . . 1634 1636 . 1630
Reed, Esdras . . . . p1640 1640 1640 .
Reeves, Jane . . . . . 1640 . .
Reeves, John . . . . . . 1643 .
Reignolds, Henry . . . . . . 1642 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Rennolls, William . . . . . 1640 . .
Rickman, Isaac . . 1629 . . . . .
Ringe, Thomas . . . . . . . 1637
Rix, Thomas . . . . . 1650 . .
Robins, Thomas . . . . . . 1650 .
Robinson, Anne, widow . . . . . 1637 . .
Robinson, Isabella . . . . . 1637 . .
Robinson, John . . . . p1639 1639 1639 .
Robinson, William. . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
Rootes, Josiah . . . . . 1648 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Roots, Josiah . . . . . . 1637 .
Roots, Richard . . . . 1637 1636 . .
Roots, Thomas . . . . . . 1637 .
Ropes, George . . . . . . 1637 .
Ropes, Mary . . . . . 1642 . .
Rowland, Richard . . . . . . . 1648
Ruck, John . . . . . . . 1639
Ruck, Thomas, and wife . . . . 1640 1640 . .
Rumball, Daniel . . . . . . 1644 .
Russell, John . . . . p1638 . . 1638
Ryall, William . . 1629 . . . . .


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