Abbreviations:
a=ante(before); appl=applied for; b=born; c=circa(about); d=died; dy=died young; dau=daughter; int=interred(buried); inv=estate inventoried(after death); m=married; p=post(after); qv=which see (listed elsewhere); unk=name unknown; wd=will dated; wp=will probated; x=christened

American locations will be in Massachusetts Bay Commonwealth (MBC) unless noted as follows:
CT=Connecticut; LI=Long Island; ME=Maine; Nant=Nantucket; NNed=Nieuw Nederland; NH=New Hampshire; NHC=New Haven Colony; PC=Plymouth Colony; RI=Rhode Island; VA=Virginia. In the summary of residences, a double-pipe || signifies emigration from one Colony to another.

All dates are original Julian calendar (wherein 31 Dec 1630 was the day before 1 Jan 1630/'31, and 24 Mar 1630/'31 was the day before 25 Mar 1631 ).
Where the date of birth or christening is not known precisely, the English Origin can be assumed to be traditional or conjectural.
Some later marriages (where the wife was past childbearing age) are not shown here.

Rev. Stephen BACHILER
Born c1561
Died int 31 Oct 1656
English Origin South Stoneham, Hamps
Came to New England 1632
With the William & Francis
Resided in Lynn || RI 1644
Freeman of MBC May 1635
Occupation minister
First Spouse Anne(?) (d a1620)
Children Nathaniel, Deborah, Stephen, Samuel, Ann, Theodata
Link Notes about Rev. Bachiler, excerpted by Jo Theissen from Pierce's book.
Then try Terry Davis' page of Bachiler links.


John BAKER
Born
Died p1641
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Charlestown
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation
First Spouse Charity (d p1635)
Children Charity


William BAKER
Born c1600
Died 8 Nov 1658
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Charlestown
Freeman of MBC Sep 1634
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Joan (d c1669)
Children Sarah, Mary, Stephen, Martha, Bethia


John BALCH
Born a1605
Died wp 28 June 1648
English Origin
Came to New England 1624
With the Cape Ann group
Resided in Salem, Beverly
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Margery (d p1636)
Children Benjamin, John, Freeborn
Second Spouse Annis (d c1657)
Children
Link The Balch House


Elizabeth BALLARD
Born
Died
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With
Resided in Roxbury
Occupation
First Spouse Robert SEAVER
Children Shubael, Caleb


Lt. William BALSTON / BAULSTON
Born
Died wd 11 Mar 1677/78
English Origin London
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston || RI 1638
Freeman of MBC applied 1630; admitted May 1631
Occupation innkeeper
First Spouse Elizabeth (d p1637)
Children Elizabeth, Pity, William, Mary, Mehitabell, Meribah


Jacob BARNEY
Born c1601
Died 28 Apr 1673
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Salem
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation tailor
First Spouse Anna
Children Jacob, Hannah, Sarah, John
Link Visit the Barney Family Historical Association's Website.


William BARSHAM
Born c1610
Died 3 July 1684
English Origin Norfolk
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown
Freeman of MBC Mar 1636/37
Occupation carpenter
First Spouse Annabel BLAND (d a1683)
Children John, Anna, Joshua, Susanna, Nathaniel, Sarah, Mary, Rebecca, Elizabeth


Robert BARTLETT
Born c1610
Died 14 Mar 1675/76
English Origin
Came to New England 1632
With the Lyon
Resided in Cambridge || Hartford, CT 1639
Freeman of MBC
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Ann (d 1676)
Children Abigail, Samuel, Nathaniel, Deborah
Nota Bene Not to be confused with Robert Bartlett of Plymouth Colony (c1602 - 1676)
Links Sandra Taylor's page on Robert Bartlett and descendants.
and Tammy Bartlett Harrison's Web site.


Lt. Thomas BARTLETT
Born 1594
Died 26 Apr 1654
English Origin (Pelham's servant)
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown
Freeman of MBC Mar 1634/35
Occupation farmer, soldier
First Spouse Hannah (d 1676)
Children Hannah (dy), Mehitable, Hannah, Bathshua, Abiah
Link Tammy Bartlett Harrison's Web site


Deac. Samuel BASS
Born c1600
Died 30 Dec 1694
English Origin Saffron Walden, Essex
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Roxbury, Braintree 1640
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Anne SAVELL (1601 - 1693)
Children Samuel, Mary, John, Ann, Thomas, Ruth, Joseph, Sarah


Edward BATES
Born a1615
Died p1644
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC Mar 1636/37
Occupation
First Spouse Lydia
Children John


Gregory BAXTER
Born a1609
Died 21 June 1659
English Origin Sporle, Norfolk
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Roxbury, Braintree
Freeman of MBC Mar 1631/32
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Margaret (?)
Children Bethia, Abigail, John


Ens. William BEAMSLEY
Born
Died 29 Sep 1658
English Origin Lincoln, Lincs
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1636
Occupation farmer, town officer
First Spouse Anne (d c1644)
Children Anne, Grace, Mercy, Samuel (dy), Habbakuk (dy), Hannah
Second Spouse Martha HALLOR (widow BUSHNELL) (d c1665)
Children Abigail


Alexander BECK
Born c1610
Died inv 26 Oct 1674
English Origin
Came to New England by 1632
With ?
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC Sep 1634
Occupation
First Spouse Mary (d 1639)
Children
Second Spouse Elizabeth HINDE (d p1645)
Children Ephraim, Deliverance, Strange, Manassah


Mr. Edward BELCHER
Born
Died wp 17 Mar 1672/73
English Origin Guilsborough, NHants
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation farmer, orchardman, "pipestave culler"
First Spouse unk
Children Edward, Jr.


Edward BENDALL
Born x 18 Oct 1607
Died a1661
English Origin Kersey, Suffolk
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation merchant
First Spouse Anne (d 1637)
Children Freegrace
Second Spouse Mary (d 1644)
Children Reform, Hopedfor (dy), Moremercy
Third Spouse Jane (widow GOWER) (d p1661)
Children Ephraim, Restore


John BENHAM
Born
Died inv 3 Jan 1661/62
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Mary & John
Resided in Dorchester || NHC 1638
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation brickmaker
First Spouse unk (d 1660)
Children John, Joseph


John BENJAMIN
Born c1590
Died 14 June 1645
English Origin
Came to New England Sep 1632
With the Lyon
Resided in Cambridge, Watertown 1643
Freeman of MBC Nov 1632
Occupation husbandman
First Spouse Abigail EDDY (d 1687)
Children John, Abigail, Mary, Joseph, Samuel, Caleb, Abel, Joshua


Richard BENJAMIN
Born
Died p1678
English Origin
Came to New England Sep 1632
With the Lyon
Resided in Cambridge, Watertown 1643
Freeman of MBC
Occupation
First Spouse Anna (d p1673)
Children Anna, Richard, Simeon, Priscilla


John BENNETT
Born
Died a June 1663
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in ME || later Marblehead
Freeman of MBC
Occupation carpenter
First Spouse Margaret (1606 - p1674)
Children Mary
Nota Bene Bennett came as one of Sir Ferdinando Gorges' settlers of Maine


William BENNETT
Born c1604
Died 20 Nov 1682
English Origin
Came to New England 1632
With ?
Resided in Plymouth, PC || Salem 1633, Manchester a1645
Freeman of MBC
Occupation carpenter
First Spouse Jane
Children Moses, Deliverance, Aaron, Mary


John BLACK
Born 1591
Died 16 Mar 1674/75
English Origin
Came to New England 1629
With the Higginson-Skelton fleet
Resided in Salem, Beverly
Freeman of MBC Mar 1631/32
Occupation farmer, orchardman
First Spouse unk
Children Elizabeth, Persis, Lydia (dy), Lydia, unk dau, John


Rev. William BLACKSTONE
Born c1595
Died 26 May 1675
English Origin Horncastle, Lincs
Came to New England 1623
With Capt. Robert Gorges
Resided in Boston || RI 1634
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation religious recluse
First Spouse Sarah (widow STEVENSON) (d1673)
Children John


Mary BLOTT
Born x 24 Dec 1609
Died a1662
English Origin
Came to New England by 1632
With ?
Resided in Roxbury || CT
Occupation housewife
First Spouse Thomas WOODFORD (qv)
Children Mary, Hannah, Sarah


Jonathan BOSWORTH
Born c1613
Died 3 Jan 1687/88
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Cambridge || PC 1636
Freeman of MBC
Occupation tailor
First Spouse Elizabeth (1614 - 1705)
Children Jonathan, Elizabeth, Rebecca, Bethiah, Mary, Deliverance, Joseph, Bathsheba


Zaccheus BOSWORTH
Born
Died 28 July 1655
English Origin Stowe, NHants
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1636
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Anne (d p1656)
Children Restored, Elizabeth, Samuel, Sarah (dy)


Garret BOURNE
Born
Died p1665
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston || RI 1654
Freeman of MBC May 1635
Occupation
First Spouse unk
Children Jarrett


Nathaniel BOWMAN
Born c1605
Died 26 Jan 1681/82
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown, Cambridge 1651
Freeman of MBC applied 1630
Occupation farmer, herder
First Spouse Anna (1615 - 1679)
Children Francis, Joanna (dy), Mary (dy), Dorcas (dy), Nathaniel, Joanna, Dorcas


Richard BRACKENBURY
Born c1600
Died inv Apr 1684
English Origin
Came to New England 6 Sep 1628
With the Abigail
Resided in Salem; Beverly
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation husbandman
First Spouse Ellyn (d p1667)
Children Elizabeth, John, Hannah


William BRACKENBURY
Born 1602
Died wp 29 Sep 1668
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Charlestown, Malden
Freeman of MBC Mar 1632/33
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Anne (d a1645)
Children Anne, Mary
Second Spouse Alice (1600 - 1670)
Children Samuel


Capt. Richard BRACKETT
Born x 16 Sep 1610
Died 3 Mar 1690/91
English Origin Sudbury, Suffolk
Came to New England by 1632
With
Resided in Boston, Braintree 1641
Freeman of MBC May 1636
Occupation farmer, town officer
First Spouse Alice BLOWER (1615 - 1690)
Children Hannah, Peter, John, Rachel, Mary, James, Josiah, Sarah


Gov. Simon BRADSTREET
Born x 18 Mar 1603/04
Died 27 Mar 1697
English Origin Horbling, Lincs
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston, Ipswich, Salem, Andover
Freeman of MBC May 1636 (SB had been an officer of GCMB since 1630)
Occupation magistrate
First Spouse Anne DUDLEY (1612 - 1672) dau Gov. Thomas Dudley (qv)
Children Samuel, Dorothy, Sarah, Hannah, Simon, Mercy, Dudley, John
Links The New Hampshire State House.
and Tommy Bargeron's well-researched site.


Mr. William BRENTON
Born a1610
Died 1673/74
English Origin Hammersmith, Mdsx
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston || RI 1638
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation merchant
First Spouse Dorothy (d a1644)
Children Barnabas
Second Spouse Martha BURTON (d c1672)
Children Martha, Mary, Elizabeth, Sarah, Mehitabel, Jaleham, William, Abigail, Ebenezer


Daniel BREWER
Born
Died 28 Mar 1646
English Origin
Came to New England 1632
With the Lyon
Resided in Roxbury
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Joanna (1602 - 1688/89)
Children Daniel, Anne, Joanna, Nathaniel, Sarah


William BRIDGE
Born c1615
Died c1648
English Origin
Came to New England 1623
With the Anne
Resided in Plymouth, PC || Watertown 1630; Charlestown 1643
Freeman of MBC May 1647
Occupation ferryman
First Spouse Persis PIERCE (d p1665)
Children Rebecca (dy), Persis, Samuel, Mary


Clement BRIGGS
Born a1600
Died inv 23 Feb 1648/49
English Origin Southwark, Surrey
Came to New England 1621
With the Fortune
Resided in Plymouth, PC || Weymouth 1630
Freeman of MBC
Occupation skinner, furrier
First Spouse Joan ALLEN (d a1640)
Children Thomas, Jonathan
Second Spouse Elizabeth (d p1685)
Children David, Clement, Remember, John


Rev. Francis BRIGHT
Born 1602
Died
English Origin Rayleigh, Essex
Came to New England 1629
With the Lyons Whelp
Resided in Salem, Charlestown; returned to England 1630.
Occupation Minister
First Spouse unk
Children At least two children


Sgt. Henry BRIGHT, Jr.
Born x 29 Dec 1602
Died 9 Oct 1686
English Origin Bury St.Edmunds, Suffolk
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown
Freeman of MBC May 1635
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Anna GOLDSTONE
Children Anna (dy), Abigail, Mary, John, Hannah, Elizabeth, Nathaniel, Beriah
Link Stephen Lawson's "Kinnexions."


Abraham BROWNE
Born
Died 1650
English Origin Hawkdon, Suffolk
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown
Freeman of MBC Mar 1631/32
Occupation surveyor
First Spouse Lydia (d 1686)
Children Sarah, Mary, Lydia, Jonathan, Hannah, Abraham
Link Stephen Lawson's "Kinnexions."


Edmund BROWNE
Born c1610
Died 1665
English Origin South Weald, Essex
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC
Occupation
First Spouse Elizabeth OKIYE
Children Mary


Hugh BROWNE
Born
Died p1642
English Origin
Came to New England by 1629
With
Resided in Salem; returned to England 1641
Freeman of MBC
Occupation fisherman
First Spouse Elizabeth
Children John, Daniel


James BROWNE
Born c1610
Died wp 7 Aug 1651
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1636
Occupation farmer
First Spouse Grace (d 1651)
Children James
Nota Bene Do not confuse with James Browne (d 1676) of Charlestown (qv below)


James BROWNE
Born c1604
Died 3 Nov 1676
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Charlestown, Newbury 1662
Freeman of MBC Mar 1633/34
Occupation glazier
First Spouse Elizabeth or Judith (d a1647)
Children John, Mary, James
Second Spouse Sarah CUTTING (c1625 - p1683)
Children James, Nathaniel, Sarah, Samuel, Hannah, Abraham, Mary, Abigail, Martha
Nota Bene Do not confuse with James Browne (d 1651) of Boston (qv above)


John BROWNE
Born 1600
Died int 20 June 1636
English Origin
Came to New England 1632
With the Lyon
Resided in Watertown
Freeman of MBC Sep 1634
Occupation
First Spouse Dorothy
Children Hannah, Mary


Mr. Richard BROWNE
Born 1575/6
Died inv 6 Oct 1660
English Origin London
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Watertown, Charlestown 1657
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation ferryman
First Spouse unk.
Children Thomas
Second Spouse Elizabeth (d 1676/77)
Children


William BROWNE
Born
Died
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC
Occupation servant to Gov. Winthrop
First Spouse Thomasine
Children Sarah


Judith BUGBY
Born 1602
Died 8 May 1682
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Roxbury; Cambridge 1635
Occupation housewife
First Spouse Richard BUGBY (qv)
Children 2 unk
Second Spouse Robert PARKER (1603 - 1685)
Children Benjamin, Nathaniel, Sarah, John, Rachel


Richard BUGBY
Born
Died a1635
English Origin Middlesex
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Roxbury
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation
First Spouse Judith (qv above)
Children 2 unk


Lt. Richard BULGAR
Born
Died c1685
English Origin London
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Boston || Exeter, NH 1639 || RI 1650
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation mason
First Spouse Lettice UNDERHILL (d 1673)
Children John


Jehu BURR
Born
Died a1654
English Origin
Came to New England 1630
With the Winthrop fleet
Resided in Roxbury || CT 1641
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation carpenter
First Spouse unk.
Children Jehu, John, Nathaniel, Elizabeth, Daniel


Mr. John BURSLYN / BURSLEY
Born
Died inv 21 Aug 1660
English Origin
Came to New England 1623
With Capt. Robert Gorges
Resided in Weymouth || Barnstable, PC 1639
Freeman of MBC May 1631
Occupation
First Spouse Joanna HULL (c1620 - p1660)
Children Mary, John, Joanna, Elizabeth, John, Temperance


Edward BURTON
Born
Died between 1649-1670
English Origin
Came to New England by 1632
With ?
Resided in Charlestown || Hingham, PC 1646
Freeman of MBC
Occupation
First Spouse Margaret OTIS (d1670)
Children Hannah, Phebe, Ruth (dy), Sarah


Richard BUTLER
Born c1610
Died inv 6 Aug 1684
English Origin
Came to New England by 1632
With ?
Resided in Cambridge || Hartford, CT 1636
Freeman of MBC 14 May 1634
Occupation farmer
First Spouse unk (d c1640)
Children Thomas, Mary
Second Spouse Elizabeth ___ (c1615 - 1691)
Children Samuel, Nathaniel, Joseph, Daniel, Elizabeth, Hannah
Link The Butler Society.



John BUTTON
Born c1594
Died Nov 1681
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Boston
Freeman of MBC May 1634
Occupation miller
First Spouse Joan (d a 1670)
Children John, Abigail, Mary, Deborah


Matthias BUTTON
Born a 1610
Died 13 Aug 1672
English Origin
Came to New England 1633
With ?
Resided in Boston, Ipswich 1636
Freeman of MBC
Occupation mariner
First Spouse Lettice (d a1639)
Children Mary, Daniel
Second Spouse Teagle (d 1663)
Children Sarah, Hannah, Daniel, Abigail, Matthias, Peter, Patience