On October 20, 1629, the special business of the General Court meeting was the election of a new governor, deputy, and assistants consequent on the transfer of the government to New England. Mr. John Winthrop was elected governor and Mr. John Humphrey deputy-governor.
Committees of five each on the part of the planters and the adventurers at home were appointed to arrange matters and settle differences.
The adventurers' committee were Matthew Cradock, Samuel Aldersley, Nathaniel Wright, Thomas Hutchins, and Capt. John Venn.
Cradock was elected an assistant, and as such attended other meetings of the company held in England.
November 20, 1629, a meeting was called to plan for the payment of £ 1,200, disbursed by Cradock.
November 25 and 30 and December 1, 1629, General Court meetings were held, and the last date Cradock became one of ten to undertake the joint stock of the company for seven years, it being in arrears some £ 3,000 or more, the undertakers to provi
yCoventry, Ct., Apr. 15, 1756Servant of Wm. Whitmore.
Williams, SarahMalden, May 21, 1756Nov. 27, 1756Half Indian.
Servant of Joshua Simonds.
and child, 9 mo. old
Williams, WilliamChelsea, May 13, 1761Feb. 16, 1762In house of Jos. Tufts.
Willis, Capt. DavidAug. 31, 1797
Williston, JosephIn employ of Richard Hall, 1767.
Wilson, MilesAug. 31, 1797
Winship, HepzibahLexingtonOct. 8, 1770
Winship, MosesJan. 30, 1791
MosesAug. 31, 1797
Winslow, LydiaBoston, Sept. 20, 1764Aug. 26, 1765Young woman, In family of Willis Hall.
Womscott, SolomonFeb. 2, 1753
wife and family
Woodbridge, WilliamJan. 30, 1791
Wright, JohnAug. 31, 1797
Wyman, JosephJan. 30, 1791
Capt. JosephAug. 31, 1797
NehemiahJan. 30, 1791Butcher.
Yearner, Yarney. HannahCambridge, Aug. 15, 1766Negro servant of Joseph Tufts.
JennieMiddletown, Essex Co.Mar. 22, 1783Negro.