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ressed as a trooper, or cavalry-man (p. 398); on Nov. 26, 1675, Gershom Cutter (brother of William, and a Menotomy resident) was impressed with others from Cambridge, for service in Philip's or the Narragansett War (p. 399); the names of several private soldiers who served in this war, some of whom were probably from Menotomy, are given (Paige, 399); for instance: Matthew Abdy, Thomas Batherick, Samuel Buck, Samuel Bull, Jonathan Dunster, Justinian Holden, Jason Russell, William Russell, Gershom Swan, John Wellington. A list of taxpayers in Menotomy, from a Cambridge list of persons and estates, taken in the month of August, 1688, given by Paige, 442-43, &c., furnishes the following names of persons who resided and had estate here at that date, and of some who had estate here, but were not resident. The names of those taxed for person and estate are Matthew Abdee, or Abdy, John Adams, Samuel Buck, Richard Cutter and his sons William, Gershom and Nathaniel Cutter, William Dickson
e Northwest Parish. Thomas Williams Capt. Benjamin Locke Gershom Cutter Ebenezer Swan Isaac Munroe Aaron Swan Stephen Cutter George Swan Caleb Hovey Isaac Cutter Stephen Stearns Abraham Cook John Fowle Joseph Shaw Joshua Thomas Mr. Jerrell Nathan Blodget, non-resident Ebenezer Swan, jr. Nehemiah Estabrook Ephraim Cook Thomas Eliot Charles Cutter Gershom Cutter, jr. Andrew Cutter Daniel Reed Ebenezer Swan, senior Gershom Swan Benjamin Wilson William Locke Benjamin Locke, jr. Ebenezer Hill Simeon Crosby Cambridge, July 21, 1787. Thomas Green, Pastor of the Baptist Society in said place. For the Committee of the Northwest Parish in Cambridge. 1788 Mr. Thaddeus Fiske's answer is recorded in the Precinct Book: To the People of the Church and Congregation of the North West Parish in Cambridge. In answer to the invitation you have given me to settle with you in the work of the
Sundries and Refreshment to Surveyors of highways9 63 William Locke & Son, do. do.8 94 Ebenezer Thompson. for Notifications and Warning town meetings11 25 Gershom Swan, for rent of land for Pound3 00 George Prentiss, for Notifications and Warning town meeting3 00 Assessors making Taxes for 181067 50 do. for Stationery2 60er2 25 Wyman & Day, for repairing town plough and school-house door lock.1 60 Alfred Locke, for refreshments to Selectmen, Committees, and Schoolmasters4 00 Gershom Swan, for use of land, for pound3 00 Benjamin Harrington, for ringing the bell for town meetings2 00 William Cutter, 2d, for transporting baggage to South Boston2e left, in the distance beyond the burying-ground, is seen one of the buildings of the card factory. The building on the corner on the left of the picture was Gershom Swan's chair factory. 1820 In the first town book is a scattered record of births, marriages and deaths, which in part is embraced in the Genealogical Regist
of eight, I was present at the opening of Mr. Cooke's tomb on some occasion. Several men were present, looking at the row of coffins. I well recollect old Mr. Gershom Swan's pointing out which was which, and said of one, that contains the body of the Duellist! I thought nothing particularly about it at the time, but have sinceNov. 1, 1851.; Rhoda, b. 1, bap. 8 Jan. 1764, m. Samuel Kent, 20 June, 1782; Isaac, b. 9, bap. 11 May, 1766; Chary (al. Cherry ), b. 16, bap. 18 Oct, 1767, m. Gershom Swan—see Swan (par. 16); Sarah, b. 26 June, bap. 2 July, 1769, m. Thomas Rand of Chas. (19 Dec. 1786). Abraham the father d. 16 Dec. 1812, a. 79. He was a soldierSwan (par. 16); Sarah, b. 26 June, bap. 2 July, 1769, m. Thomas Rand of Chas. (19 Dec. 1786). Abraham the father d. 16 Dec. 1812, a. 79. He was a soldier of the French War, and also of the Revolution. (See Wyman, 501.) 5. Zechariah, s. of Zechariah (2), adm. Pct. ch. 16 Oct. 1763. Had Rebecca (b. 15 Apr. 1757), m. Samuel Cutter, Jr., of Chas., 30 Sept. 1780—Cutter (par. 30); Zechariah (b. 8), bap. 10 June, 1759; Sarah (b. 14), bap. 15 Feb. 1761, m. Seth Frost, 20 Nov. 1781;