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Prince, nurse child at Budge's—of Boston—d. 6 July, 1749, a. 5 mos.

Putnam, infant of Mr. Putnam, buried here, stillborn, 5 May, 1756. Perhaps the Henry, of Charlestown, who had son Joseph, bap. here 30 Mar. 1760. See Wyman, 779. [Funeral in Medford, 21 Apr. 1775, of Mr. Henry Putnam, ‘slain at Menotomy by the enemy in the retreat from Concord, on the 19th inst.’ He was about 70 years old.—Medf. Rec.]

2. Eleazer, of Charlestown, and w. Mary, o. c. here 24 Nov. 1765. See Wyman, 779. Had sons William, aet. 4, John, aet. 3, Ezra, et. 1, bap. 24 Nov. 1765. (The name is sometimes Putman.) Eben-Ezer, had dau. Clarissa, d. 13 Nov. 1835, a. 16. He m. Sally Patterson, 25 Apr. 1806. Polly, m. Aaron Cutter, 23 Aug. 1796; she of Medford, he of Camb. See Cutter (par 62).1 Sally, of Medford, m. Adam Cutter, of Charlestown, 14 Jan. 1798—Cutter (par. 34). See Wyman, 779. Benjamin, m. Dolly Park, 21 Aug. 1803. Abby C. and Calvin Harris, m. 28 Apr. 1836.

Pynchon, Elizabeth, dau. of the late Hon. Jos. Pynchon, Esq., adm. Pct. ch. 9 Sept. 1770. Mary, dau. of Hon. Joseph Pynchon, Esq., dec'd, was adm. this ch. 29 Sept. 1771.

Quincy, child of Doctor Quincy, Boston, d. 19 May, 1764, a. 14 mos.


Ramsdell, Thomas, m. Elizabeth Melinda Peirce, 24 Nov. 1836.

Rand, Thomas, late of Charlestown—had Jacob, b. 30 Mar., bap. here 5 Apr. 1778. Elizabeth, and Richard Loring, both of Camb., m. 9 Nov. 1780—fee a silver dollar. Rebecca, and Jabez Frothingham, of Camb., m. 27 Sept. 1781. Mary, of Charlestown, m. Elias Richardson, of Camb., 15 May, 1788. Benjamin, of Chas., m. Rebecca Cutter, of W. Camb., 5 Feb. 1817. See Cutter (par. 44); Paige, 583; Wyman, 787, 790, 791, 792.

Ray, Edwin C., of Camb., m. Harriet W. Prentiss, of W. Camb. 19 July, 1837.

The late Jefferson Cutter, a native of Menotomy, now Arlington, contributed the following regarding the Putnam family, from records in possession of Miss Susan Putnam, Danvers, Mass.

1 John Putnam came from Buckinghamshire, Eng., in 1634, and settled in Salem, Mass. Sons Nathaniel, Thomas and John came with him. He died suddenly, at the age of 80. 2. John, s. of John (1), had sons Jonathan, John, Eleazer and James. 3. Eleazer, s. of John (2), had sons Samuel, Jeptha, Henry and Samuel. 4. Henry, s. of Eleazer.(3)—see text—had sons Benjamin, John, Roger, Billings, Elijah, Henry and Eleazer. Israel, the General of Revolutionary fame, a second cousin of Henry (4), the gr.—gr.—father of Jefferson Cutter, through Joseph,3 Thomas,2 John.1 The old Putnam house, Danvers, built 1648, birth-place of Gen. Putnam, is vet standing and is now occupied by Miss Susan Putnam. The furniture of Gen. Putnam and his grandfather is still in the house.

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