a grown. Coll.
Mass. Hist. Soc., XVII. 132. Again, he calls Mr. Elijah Corlet, that memorable old schoolmaster in Cambridge, from whose education our colledge and country have received so many of its worthy men, that he is himself worthy to have his name celebrated in .... our church history.
Magnalia, Book II., Part i. App. § 27. In addition to his English scholars, he prepared several Indians for the College, though only one of the number graduated.
Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck, 1665, died 1666. By the records of the Commissioners of the United Colonies, it appears that he was paid £ 6 9 4, in 1658, for teaching the Indians at Cambridge and the charge of an Indian that died in his sickness and funeral; also £ 22, in 1659, for dieting John Stanton for some time not reckoned formerly, and for his extraordinary pains in teaching the Indian scholars and Mr. Mahews son about two years.
Similar payments were made to him in 1660 and 1661.
In their letter to the corporation in England, da
rom the Records, that the Constables acted as members of the Board of Townsmen or Selectmen until 1666; and there is no evidence that they ceased so to act until the first Charter was abrogated in 168
Robert Holmes,* 1649, 1657, 1662.
Roger Bancroft, 1649-1651.
John Fessenden, 1650, 1655-1666.
John Jackson,* 1650.
Richard Robbins,* 1651, 1655.
Thomas Fox, 1652, 1658, 1660-1662, 1664-1672, 1674, 1675.
William Manning, 1652, 1666-1670, 1672, 1675-1681, 1683.
John Hastings,* 1653.
Thomas Oakes,* 1653.
Samuel Hyde,* 1653.
Thomas Prentice,* 1654.
Gilbert Crackbon Williams,* 1664.
Thomas Parks,* 1665, 1685.
Edward Jackson, 1665, 1682.
Samuel Andrews, 1666, 1681-1693.
James Trowbridge,* 1666.
Joseph Cooke,* 1667, 1689.
William Dickson, 1667, 11666.
Joseph Cooke,* 1667, 1689.
William Dickson, 1667, 1679, 1680, 1682, 1684.
Gregory Cooke,* 1667.
Francis Whitmore,* 1668, 1682.
Peter Towne, 1668, 1676, 1690, 1691, 1694, 1695.
John Spring,* 1668, 1678.
John Fuller,* 1669, 1675.
wel was moderately long,.
See New England Hist.
and Gen. Register, XXX. 27.
of Norfolk Co., England, a farmer, m.——Doyley, and had William, John, Richard, Edward, James, Vincent, Benjamin , Thomas, Josias, and three daughters, who reached maturity.
Goddard Gen., p. 5.
2. William, s. of Edward (1), was a grocer in London, m. Elizabeth Miles, and had William, Joseph, Robert, and three others who d. young.
He came to New England in 1665; his w. and chil, followed him in 1666;. He had in Watertown, besides three who. young, Benjamin.
b. 17 Aug. 1668; Josiah, b. about 1672.
resided on the homestead , and d. 14 Nov. 1720;Edward, b. 24 Mar. 1674-5, in. Susanna Stone, was a schoolmaster in Boston.
rem. to Fram-Ingham, was Selectman, Town Clerk, Representative nine years, member of the Council three years, and d. 9 Felt.
1754. Goddard Gen., pp. 8-10; Bond's Hist.
Wat., pp. 237, 238.
3. Benjamin, s. of William (2), m. Martha, dau. of John Palfrey, 30 May 1689, a