Fanning, Thomas, m. Elizabeth Daniel 17 May 1655.
He was of Camb.
in 1652, when he purchased of John Betts land in Billerica.
He d. in Wat. 30 Aug. 1685, leaving wid. Elizabeth, and children, Mary, w. of Benoni Larned, Elizabeth, and Sarah. His w. Elizabeth d. 27 Jan. 1722, a. 92.
Farrabas, Daniel, m. Rebecca Perriman 27 Mar. 1660; she d. 1 May 1677 in Camb., and he m. Deborah Rideat 22 May 1679.
He had in Camb.
Daniel, b. 20 Nov. 1664; Thomas, b. 7 Mar. 1666-7; Elizabeth, b. 26 Mar. 1669; in Concord, Rebecca, b. 15 Feb. 1672; Samuel, b.——and in Marlborough, John b. 1681; Isaac, b. 30 Oct. 1682; Jonathan, b. 12 Mar. 1684.
Daniel the f. d in Oct. 1687.
This name subsequently underwent various transformations, becoming Farrowbush in 1688, and Forbush in 1693, at Marlborough, and afterwards Forbes at Westborough.
Fassett, Joseph, owned land at the Farms, 1699.
He was prob.
the same who m. Mary, dau. of William Munroe, and had Joseph, b. 6 Dec. 1701.
and three others who d. young.
He came to New England in 1665; his w. and chil, followed him in 1666;. He had in Watertown, besides three who. young, Benjamin.
b. 17 Aug. 1668; Josiah, b. about 1672.
resided on the homestead , and d. 14 Nov. 1720;Edward, b. 24 Mar. 1674-5, in. Susanna Stone, was a schoolmaster in Boston.
rem. to Fram-Ingham, was Selectman, Town Clerk, Representative nine years, member of the Council three years, and d. 9 Felt.
1754. Goddard Gen., pp. 8-10; Bond's Hist.
Wat., pp. 237, 238.
3. Benjamin, s. of William (2), m. Martha, dau. of John Palfrey, 30 May 1689, and had Nathaniel, b. 19 Aug. 1692, m. Mary, dau. of Deac.
Samuel Cooper, removed to Weston, and d. without issue about 1770; Benjamin, 1. 26 Aug. 1696;, d. 29 Dec. 1702; Elizabeth. b. 24 Aug. 1699; Martha, b. 12 Aug. 1702, m. Walter Cooper 7 ,June 1722.
and d. 10 Ap. 1768; Benjamin, b. 8 Aug. 1705, was a carpenter, m. Mary, dau. of Samuel Kidder, 9 Dec,. 1731, removed to Grafton, and d. here, o