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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 69 69 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 53 53 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 2. 15 15 Browse Search
Edward H. Savage, author of Police Recollections; Or Boston by Daylight and Gas-Light ., Boston events: a brief mention and the date of more than 5,000 events that transpired in Boston from 1630 to 1880, covering a period of 250 years, together with other occurrences of interest, arranged in alphabetical order 12 12 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 9 9 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 9 9 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 6 6 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 6 6 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 4 Browse Search
the Rev. W. Turner , Jun. , MA., Lives of the eminent Unitarians 3 3 Browse Search
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t be so.—Proprietors' Records. The Burying Place at Menotomy is again mentioned in the Proprietors' Records in 1767. When it was first designated for that purpose, we have not discovered, but it is probable there were no interments here before 1732, and very few before 1736, the date of the earliest gravestones. 1669 Mary Cooke, of the Parish of Martin's-in-the-Fields (London, England), spinster, grants a letter of attorney to Mr. Edward Collins, to dispose of such land as was her faenotomy Fields, abutting on the Road to Charlestown and Menotomy River, and divided among the sons. Richard Cutter sold his fourth of the cornmill and sawmill to John in 1731, and Samuel sold his fourth of the cornmill and sawmill to William in 1732. John Cutter, on March 3, 1768, sold to Jonathan Cutter, only heir of the last William, one half of the ancient milldam, yard and pond, containing two and one half acres, shown in plan of the date of about 1725, being John's estate of inheritan
III. History of the Precinct. 1732 In 1732 the inhabitants of the northwesterly part of Cambridge were by an act of the legislature formed into a distinct and separate Precinct. The particug was 50 by 40 feet (Rev. Dr. Fiske), and it stood just seventy years. See dimensions given under 1732. The Precinct by vote authorized that there be seventeen pews in the meeting-house besides the mal articles which were passed in the negative, the matter went no further. Thomas Skinner, H. U. 1732, was afterward minister at Colchester, Conn. His father rented the Ten Hills Farm, now in Somervid negotiations which came to nothing, he sent a final and negative answer. Joseph Gardner, H. U. 1732, was afterward settled in the ministry at Newport. Mr. John Langdon Sibley of Harvard University furnishes the following note: Joseph Gardner of Bath, H. U. 1732, on May 15, 1740, was settled colleague pastor with Rev. Nathaniel Clap of Newport, R. I., and dismissed June 10, 1743; was justice
VI. list of public officers. Officers of the Northwest Precinct in Cambridge, 1732-1807. Prudential Committee-men. Henry Dunster, 1733, 1734. James Cutler, 1733, 1736, 1737, 1739, 1740, 1750-62. Ephraim Frost, 1733, 1734, 1738, 1741, 1749. Joseph Adams, 1733-35, 1739-41, 1753. Jonathan Butterfield, Jr., 1733, 1736, 1739, 1748, 1749. John Fillebrown, 1734, 1738. Samuel Whittemore, 1734, 1737, 1738, 1740, 1747. William Russell, 1735. John Winship, 1735, 1737, 1741, 1742. John Butterfield, 1735, 1737, 1743-45. John Swan, 1736. John Cutter, 1736, 1738-46. Abraham Hill, 1736. Walter Russell, 1736. Samuel Cutter, 1737. Thomas Wellington, 1737. Capt. Philip Carteret, 1738, 1739, 1743, 1746. 1750, 1751, 1756-68, 1760. Seth Reed, 1740, 1752-55, 1761-63, 1766-67 (dismissed and thanks voted for past service). William Dickson, 1741. Joseph Russell, 1742, 1747, 1759, 1764. Nathaniel Francis, 1744, 1745, 1748, 1749. Francis Lo
emiah, Walter, Samuel, Daniel and Hubbard, sons, and Mary Dickson, Martha Wilson and Elizabeth Cox, daughters. The father had a son Joseph, by a former marriage. See Wyman's Chas., 838. 3. Edward, s. of William (1), had w. Sarah, adm. Pct. ch. at organization, 9 Sept. 1739. He and she o. c. at Camb. in order that their chil. might be baptized, 26 Nov. 1727. She was adm. to Camb. ch. 30 June, 1728. Edward d. 20 Mar. 1750, a. 53. Had Anna, Abigail and Ruth, bap. 1727; William, bap. 1732—Paige. Abigail, m. Israel Blackington, 13 Apr. 1755; the same Abigail, dau. of Edward, was adm. Pet. ch. 10 June, 1744. Ruth, dau. of Edward, deceased, o. c. here 24 June, 1750, when Rachel Russell, dau. of Ruth, b. 28 Oct. 1749, was baptized. (Rachel d. at Mr. Teel's, 15 Aug. 1778, a. 29—a child of Rachel was b. 6 Aug. 1778.) Sarah, perhaps of this family, had a son, b. 7 Sept. 1755, which died in the birth. 4. Joseph, s. of Walter (2), and w. Mary were adm. Pct. ch. at organization, 9