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


Part 4 of 4, being residents whose surnames begin with the letters S, T, U, V, W, or Y.
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 S through Y
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Sallowes, Benjamin . . . . . . . 1637
Sallowes, Michael . . . . . . 1635 .
Sams, Thomas . . . . . . 1638 .
Sanders, Arthur . . . . . . 1639 .
Sanders, Elizabeth “i.e. Kitchen” . . . . . 1640 . .
Saunders, John . . . . 1636 1636 . .
Sawyer, William . . . . . . 1643 .
Scarlet, Benjamin . . . . . . . 1635
Scarlet, Robert . . . . . . . 1635
Scarlett, Margaret . . . . . 1642 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Scruggs, Thomas . 1628 . . 1635 1636 . .
Scudder, Elizabeth . . . . . 1640 . .
Scudder, John, and wife . . . . . 1647 1642 .
Scudder, Rachel . . . . . 1649 . .
Scudder, Thomas . . . . . . 1648 .
Scudder, William . . . . . . 1650 .
Seale, Edward . . . . . . . 1638
Seares, Richard . . . . . . 1638 .
Shafflin, Elizabeth . . . . . 1639 . .
Shafflin, Michael . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Sharpe, Alice . . . . . 1636 . .
Sharpe, Samuel . . 1629 . 1632 1636 . .
Shattuck, Samuel . . . . . 1642 . .
Shattuck, widow . . . . . 1641 . .
Shepley, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Sibly, John . . 1629 . 1634 1636 . .
Silsby, Henry . . . . . . 1639 .
Simson, Francis . . . . . . . 1648
Singletary, Richard . . . . p1637 . . 1637
Skarlet, Anne, widow . . . . . 1636 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Skarlet, Mary . . . . . 1639 . .
Skelling, Thomas . . . . . . 1643 .
Skelton, Benjamin . . . . . . . 1639
Skelton, Nathaniel . . . . . . . 1648
Skelton, Samuel, Rev. . . 1629 . 1631 1630 . .
Skerry, Bridget . . . . . 1645 . .
Skerry, Francis . . . . p1637 1637 1637 .
Skerry, Henry . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
Small, John . . . . . . 1643 .
Smith, Edith, widow . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Smith, Mary . . . . . 1650 . .
Smith, Ralph . . . . . 1647 . .
Smyth, George . . . . . . 1635 .
Smyth, James . . . . . . 1635 .
Smyth, Matthew . . . . . . 1637 .
Smyth, Samuel . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Smyth, Thomas . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Southwick, Lawrence & Cassandra . . . . p1639 1639 1639 .
Southwick, Mary . . . . . 1650 . .
Spooner, Amy . . . . . 1638 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Spooner,Thomas . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
Sprague, Ralph . . 1629 1630 1631 . . .
Sprague, Richard . . 1629 . 1631 . . .
Sprague, William . . 1629 . . . . .
Stackhouse, Richard . . . . . . 1638 .
Stackhouse, Susannah . . . . . 1648 . .
Stacy, Hugh . . . . . . 1640 .
Standish, James . . . . p1637 1639 1637 .
Standish, Sarah . . . . . 1638 . .
Stephens, William . . . . p1636 1639 . 1636
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Stileman, Elias . . 1629 . 1632 1636 . .
Stileman, Elias, Jr. . . . . 1642 1639 . .
Stileman, Richard . . . . . . 1649 .
Stone, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Stratton, John . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Swan, Henry . . . . p1639 1639 1639 .
Sweet, John . . . . . . . 1631
Sweet, widow . . . . . . 1637 .
Swinnerton, Elizabeth . . . . . 1639 . .
Swinnerton, Job . . . . p1637 1639 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Symonds, John . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
Symonds, Mary . . . . . 1638 . .
Talby, John . . . . . . . 1635
Taylor, Thomas . . . . . . . 1637
Temple, Abraham . . . . . . 1637 .
Temple, Richard . . . . . . 1644 .
Thatcher, Anthony . . . . . . . 1635
Thomas, James . . . . . . 1649 .
Thomas, John . . . . . . . 1646
Thorndike, John . . . . p1633 . . 1633
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Throgmorton, John, Mr. . . . . . . . 1639
Thurston, John . . . . . . 1640 .
Thurston, Richard . . . . . . 1637 .
Tidd, Joshua . . . . . . . 1637
Tillie, Hugh . . 1629 . . . . .
Tomkins, Catherine . . . . . 1642 . .
Tomkins, John . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Tompkins, Ralph . . . . 1638 . . .
Tompson, Edmund . . . . . 1639 1637 .
Tompson, widow . . . . . . . a1638
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Tomson, Archibald . . . . . . . 1637
Townde, William . . . . . . . a1640
Towne, goodwife . . . . . 1648 . .
Tracie, Thomas . . . . . . 1637 .
Trask, William . 1628 . 1630 . 1636 . .
Trew, Henry . . . . . . 1649 .
Trusler, Eleanor . . . . . 1639 . .
Trusler, Thomas . . . . p1638 1639 1638 .
Tuck, Robert . . . . 1639 . . .
Tuck, Thomas . . . . . . 1637 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Tucker, John . . . . . . . 1644
Turland, Ann, Mrs. . . . . . . 1635 .
Turner, Charles . . . . . . 1643 .
Turner, Elizabeth . . . . . 1637 . 1636
Underwood, James . . . . . . . 1637
Vaile, Catherine . . . . . 1645 . .
Vassal, William . . . . . . . 1640
Venner, Thomas . . . . p1637 1638 1637 .
Veren, Dorcas . . . . . 1636 . .
Veren, Hilliard . . . . . 1648 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Veren, Jane . . . . . 1640 . .
Veren, Joshua . . . . . . 1635 .
Veren, Mary . . . . . 1647 . .
Veren, Philip . . . . 1635 1636 . .
Veren, Philip, Jr. . . . . p1637 1641 1637 .
Vermais, Alice, widow . . . . . . 1639 .
Vermayes, Abigail . . . . . 1640 . .
Vermayes, Benjamin . . . . 1642 1642 . .
Vermayes, Mark . . . . p1638 1639 1638 .
Vicary, George . . . . . . . 1638
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Vincent, William, and wife . . . . p1653 1650 . 1653
Wake, William . . . . . . 1637 .
Wakefield, John . . . . . . 1638 .
Walcot, William, Mr. . . . . . . 1637 .
Walker, Prescis . . . . p1637 1639 1637 .
Walker, Richard . . . . . . 1637 .
Walker, William . . . . . . . 1637
Waller, Christopher . . . . . . 1649 .
Waller, Matthew . . . . . . 1637 .
Waller, Sarah . . . . . 1648 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Waller, William . . . . . . . 1645
Walton, William, Rev. . . . . . . 1638 .
Ward, Alice . . . . . 1641 . .
Ward, John, Mr. . . . . . . . .
Ward, Margaret . . . . . 1640 . .
Ward, Miles . . . . p1640 1639 1640 .
Warren, Abraham . . . . . . 1641 .
Warren, Ralph . . . . . . 1638 .
Waterman, Richard . . 1629 . . . . .
Waters, Joyce . . . . . 1641 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Waters, Richard . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Wathen, George . . . . . 1641 . .
Watkins, John . . . . . . . 1641
Watson, Joanne . . . . . 1636 . .
Watson, John . . . . 1633 . . .
Watson, Thomas . . . . . 1639 . .
Webb, Francis . . 1629 . . . . .
Webb, Henry . . . . p1637 . 1637 .
Webster, John . . . . . . 1638 .
Weeks, Alice . . . . . 1639 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Weeks, Thomas . . . . . . . 1639
Wescott, Stuckly . . . . . . 1636 .
West, Thomas . . . . . . 1640 .
Weston, Francis . . . . 1633 . . .
Weston, John . . . . . 1648 . .
Wheaden, Robert . . . . . . 1638 .
Wheeler, Mary . . . . . 1648 . .
Wheeler, Thomas . . . . 1642 . . .
White, James . . . . . . . 1633
White, John . . . . . . 1639 .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
White, John . . . . . 1643 1639 .
Whitehaire, Abraham . . . . . . . 1638
Wickenden, William . . . . . . . 1639
Williams, Ann . . . . . 1639 . .
Williams, Eleazer . . . . . 1637 . 1635
Williams, George . . . . 1634 1636 . .
Williams, Roger, Rev. . . . . . 1633 . 1633
Williams, William . . . . . . 1637 .
Wilson, Edward . . . . . . . 1647
Wilson, Lambert, Dr. . . 1629 . . . . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Wincoll, Thomas . . . . . . . 1631
Winthrop, John, Jr., Esq. . . . . . . 1639 .
Winthrop, Stephen, Mr. . . . . . . 1638 .
Wolfe, Martha . . . . . 1636 . .
Wolfe, Peter . . . . 1634 1636 . .
Wood, John . . . . . . 1637 .
Wood, William . 1628 . . 1631 . 1638 .
Woodbury, Agnes . . . . . 1636 . .
Woodbury, Elizabeth . . . . . 1640 . .
Woodbury, Hugh . . . . . 1650 . .
with RC with JE with FH petition freeman 1st Church land resident
Woodbury, Humphrey . . . . . 1648 1637 1628
Woodbury, John 1626 . . 1630 1631 1636 . .
Woodbury, Nicholas . . . . . . 1638 .
Woodbury, William . . . . p1637 1639 1637 .
Wotes, Richard . . . . . . 1637 .
Wright, Elizabeth . . . . . 1641 . .
Wright, George . . . . . . 1637 .
Young, Christopher . . . . . . 1637 .
Young, John . . . . . . 1640 .
Young, Joseph . . . . . . 1639 .


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