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aid ponds, was conveyed by the Squa-Sachem to Jotham Gibbons. In 1662 it was possessed and improved by Thomas Gleison of Charlestown, and the inhabitants of Charlestown had proceeded to lay claim to it. See Paige, 382—84; Wymat, 203, 283, 406,411; Midd. Registry, i. 173, 4, 5, 6; II. l; &c. In 1643 Capt. George Cooke was one of the Commissioners—three in number—and Commander-in-chief of the military force—forty men—comprising the guard to attend them, who were sent on an expedition to Rhode Island with authority and order to apprehend Samuel Gorton and his company, and to bring them (to Boston) if they do not give them satisfaction. In the House of Deputies he served on many of its important committees. In 1645 he was elected one of the Reserve Commissioners of the United Colonies. And shortly after his arrival in this country, he built the mill in Menotomy, which we have already mentioned, whose ancient dam still remains in the mill-pond of Samuel A. Fowle, and was used till
Blackington, of Camb., m. Sally Harrington, 30 Dec. 1793.—Ditto.] Israel Blackington was a private soldier in the French War, and Israel and Israel Blackington, Jr., were members of Capt. Benjamin Locke's company of Menotomy minute-men, 1775. Blackman, Mary, m. William Cutter, Jr., 6 Nov. 1774. Cutter (par. 27). Mary Blackman, adult person, o. c. and was bap. Camb. Old Parish, 10 Apr. 1774. She was half-sister of Isaiah Thomas, the celebrated printer, whose mother-Fidelity Grant of Rhode-Island—m. a Blackman, and settled in Cambridge.—See Lincoln's Hist. Worcester, 287, 294. Widow Fidelity Blackman of Camb. sold to Lemuel Blanchard in 1778, land with dwelling-house and barn, bounded on country road, the school-house lot or proprietors' lands, and west on Menotomy Pond. Blake, James, of Boston, and Susanna Fillebrown, m. 29 Nov. 1773. Ellis Gray, m. Ann Elizabeth Wyman, 15 Nov. 1821, and d. 25 June, 1841, a. 45. Oliver W. m. Sarah J. Warren, 17 Aug. 1842. (Oliver W. Blak