ly on Malden.
The bounds designated in the petition of March 6, 1738, are as follows: The southerly tract lying in Charlestown bounded northerly with the (river) . . . westerly with the westerly bounds of Mr. Smith's, Mr. Joseph Tufts' and Mr. Jonathan Tufts' farms, and then running from the southerly corner of Mr. Jonathan Tufts' farm, eastward straight to the westerly corner of Col. Royal's farm; again westerly with the westerly bounds of Col. Royal's farm; again southerly with its southerly Mr. Jonathan Tufts' farm, eastward straight to the westerly corner of Col. Royal's farm; again westerly with the westerly bounds of Col. Royal's farm; again southerly with its southerly bounds, and then running from the south-easterly corner thereof eastward straight to Medford River.
The action of the Legislature is thus recorded: April 18, 1754.
John Quincy, Esq., brought down the petition of the town of Medford, as entered the 17th December last, with a report of a Committee of both houses.
Signed — Jos. Pynchon.
Passed in Council; viz.: In Council, April 17th, 1754.
Read and accepted, with the amendment at A; and ordered, That the lands within mentioned, together
n, James Tufts, jun., Samuel Tufts, 3d, Andrew Floyd, Benjamin Floyd, Andrew Blanchard, Samuel Tufts, John Francis, jun., Paul Dexter, John Smith, Abel Butterfield, Josiah Cutter, John Kemp, Eleazer Putnam, James Bucknam, jun., Aaron Crowell, Jonathan Tufts, Benjamin Peirce, Thomas Wakefield, Jonathan Teel, Aaron Blanchard, Richard Cole, William Binford, Thomas Bradshaw, Daniel Tufts, Peter Tufts, jun., Ebenezer Tufts, Isaac Cooch, Daniel Conery, Richard Paine, William Polly, Peter Conery, Davidor the war of 1812, and shed its blood in sustaining the national cause.
The following are the names of those who volunteered enlistment: John Gates, Zachariah Shed, Edmund Gates, Amos Hadley, Thomas Cutter, Jacob Waite, Samuel F. Jordan, Jonathan Tufts, jun., Randolph Richardson, Rehoboam Richardson, Miles Wilson, Joseph Peirce, John Lee, John Weatherspoon, John McClough, Stephen D. Bugsby, Robert Hall, Benjamin Symmes.
The first on the list still lives; the others are dead.
Edmund Gates w
so had six hundred acres in Quabog, or Brookfield.
1-3Jonathan Tufts was of Medford.
Will dated Aug. 4, 1718.
He d. in 17ah, b. June 1, 1765.
312Ruth, b. Dec. 30, 1766.
313Jonathan Tufts m. Elizabeth----, and had--
313-314Jonathan, b. May ther Tufts, m. Hezekiah Blanchard, jun.
Jan. 13, 1785.Jonathan Tufts, m. Deborah Bucknam.
June 12, 1785.Francis Tufts, m. es Tufts, of Charlestown, m. Mary Dill.
Nov. 18, 1741.Jonathan Tufts, of Charlestown, m. Sarah Tompson.
Nov. 12, 1743.Benjnnah Johnson, of Woburn.
Oct. 1, 1765.Sarah, widow of Jonathan Tufts, d.
June 20, 1788.Mrs. Lydia Tufts, d.
Dec. 6, 1788.ts, d.
June 12, 1784.Nathan Tufts, d.
Sept. 26, 1784.Jonathan Tufts, d.
Nov. 5, 1786.James Tufts, d.
Sept. 10, 1787.EleaJohn and Sarah Tufts, d. aged 9 months.
Jan. 24, 1750.Jonathan Tufts, d. aged 60 years.
Sept. 26, 1784.Jonathan Tufts, d. Jonathan Tufts, d. aged 45.
Dec. 6, 1778.Joseph Tufts, d. aged 47.
Dec. 21, 1758.Joseph Tufts, d. aged 54.
Dec. 23, 1753.Lydia, wife of Jame
niel, I.—22, 23.
Tufts, James, son of Peter, I.—21.
Tufts, James, of Medford, II.—23, 24.
Tufts, James W., son of Leonard, II.—24.
Tufts, Joel, son of Peter of Winter Hill, II.—22.
Tufts, John, of Charlestown and Maiden, I.—21.
Tufts, John 2nd, son of William, I.—23
Tufts, John 2nd, son of Nathaniel, I.—23.
Tufts, John, son of Peter of Milk Row, II.—21.
Tufts, John, son of Peter of Winter Hill, II.—23.
Tufts, John, Jr., son of John and Elizabeth, II.—23.
Tufts, Jonathan, of Medford, I.—21.
Tufts, Jonas, II.—25.
Tufts, Joseph, son of Peter of Milk Row, II.—21.
Tufts, Joseph, son of Peter of Winter Hill, II.—24.
Tufts, Joseph, son of Timothy and Anne Adams, II.—25.
Tufts, Leonard, II.—24.
Tufts, Mary, daughter of Nathaniel, I.—22, 23.
Tufts, Mary, wife of John Stone, I.—24.
Tufts, Mary Adams, wife of Nathan, II.—21.
Tufts, Nathan, Sr., II.—21.
Tufts, Nathan, son of Nathan, Sr., II.—21.