nor William Bradford, from whom Charles Sumner is thus descended.
Martha Hersey, a sister of Mrs. Relief Sumner's mother, married Elisha Simmons, of Hanover, who died, in 1825, at the age of eighty.
The site of his residence is near that of Perez Simmons, but on the opposite side of the way. One of his sons was William Simmons, a graduate of Harvard College, of the class of 1804, a judge of the police court of Boston, and the father of William H. Simmons, a graduate of Harvard College, of thender Prospect Hill, a well-known landmark.
Upon this estate now live his children. of Hingham, and died in 1799, at the age of thirty-six.
His home was but a short distance from his father's, and its site is now occupied by the residence of Perez Simmons.
The first child of David, Jr., and Hannah (Hersey) Jacob was Hannah R., who died in 1877.
Their second was Relief, who was born, Feb. 29, 1785, and became the mother of Charles Sumner.
The Jacob family were generally farmers, residing in