Dea. Henry/1 Baldwin

M, #27292, (say 1618 - 14 February 1697/98)
Last Edited:27 Jul 2017

Child with Phebe/2 Richardson:

Dea. Henry/1 Baldwin, said to be from Devonshire, was, 1640, a subscriber at Charlestown to the first town orders of Woburn, Massachusetts, "and after that, a distinguished citizen of the latter town, and freeman of the Colony, 1652."1 He married, 1 Nov 1649 at Woburn, Phebe/2 Richardson, daughter of Ezekiel/1 Richardson and Susanna ?Bradford.2,3
     "His place of residence was at 'New Bridge,' or North Woburn, where some of his descendants in each succeeding generation have had [1868] their abode, and been large proprietors of land. He was of the Board of Selectmen for Woburn, 1681; and a deacon of the Church from 1686 to his death."4 He died at Woburn 14 Feb 1697/98.4 His widow died there 13 Sep 1716, a. 84.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S522] Samuel Sewall, The History of Woburn, 2:529-530, Appendix No. 1.
  2. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:226, Phebe Richardson/Henry Baldwin m.
  3. [S318] Thomas Bellows Wyman, Charlestown Estates, 2:809, Richardson, Ezekiel [1.].
  4. [S522] Samuel Sewall, Hist. Woburn, 2:593.
  5. [S522] Samuel Sewall, Hist. Woburn, 2:593, citing Johnson.
  6. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:14, Phebe Baldwin b.

Michael/2 Bacon

M, #27293, (say 1618 - 4 July 1688)
Father*Michael/1 Bacon1 b. s 1590
Last Edited:27 Jul 2017

Children with Mary (–?–):

Children with Mary Baldwin:

  • Mary/3 Bacon11 b. 1 Mar 1661
  • Sarah/3 Bacon11 b. 24 Aug 1663, d. 11 Apr 1727
  • Abigail/3 Bacon12 b. 5 Mar 1666
Michael/2 Bacon Jr. was born in Ireland.1 He was a subscriber, 18 Dec 1640, to the first town orders of Woburn, Massachusetts, where he had children in 1642 and 44 by a 1st wife Mary.2 Mentioned in his father's will, 14 Apr 1648.1 His wife died at Woburn 26 Aug 16553, and there he married (2), as her 2nd husband, 26 Oct 1655, Mary Baldwin, widow of Thomas/1 Richardson.4,5,6 His 2nd wife died at Woburn 19 May 16703, and there he married (3), 28 Nov 1670, Mary Noyes.7 He died at Woburn 4 Jul 1688.8

Local Notes:

Elected1659, Woburn, MASelectmen. | Michael Bacon, 1659. | Michael Bacon, 1665, 6, 8, 1670.9

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S522] Samuel Sewall, The History of Woburn, 2:592.
  2. [S522] Samuel Sewall, Hist. Woburn, 2:529-530, Appendix No. 1.
  3. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:8, Mary Bacon d.
  4. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:226, Mary Richardson/Michael Bacon m.
  5. [S318] Thomas Bellows Wyman, Charlestown Estates, 2:812, Richardson, Thomas (19.).
  6. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:14, Michael Bacon/Mary Richardson m.
  7. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:14, Michael Bacon Sr./Mary Noyes m.
  8. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:8, Michael Bacon d.
  9. [S522] Samuel Sewall, Hist. Woburn, 2:579.
  10. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:13, Elizabeth Bacon b.
  11. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:13, Sarah Bacon b.
  12. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:13, Abigail Bacon b.

Rachel/4 Peirce

F, #27297, (24 July 1681 - 23 March 1759)
Father*Thomas/3 Peirce1 b. 21 Jan 1645, d. 8 Dec 1717
Mother*Rachel/3 Bacon1 b. 4 Jun 1652
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Joanna/3w Brooks
Descendants of Elder David/4w Roberts
Last Edited:20 Aug 2017

Children with Elder David/4w Roberts:

  • Phebe/5w Roberts2 b. 17 Feb 1710/11
  • Rachel/5w Roberts5 b. 20 Jul 1713
  • David/5w Roberts6 b. 1 Jan 1715/16
  • John/5w Roberts7 b. 2 Jun 1718
  • Elizabeth/5w Roberts8 b. 18 Jan 1720
  • Abraham/5w Roberts9 b. 3 Jun 1722
  • Giles/5w Roberts10 b. 19 Feb 1725
  • Joanna/5w Roberts11 b. 18 Jul 1725, d. 13 Oct 1807
Rachel/4 Peirce was born 24 Jul 1681 at Woburn, Massachusetts.1 That she is the Rachel who married, by 1711, Elder David/4w Roberts Jr. of Woburn, son of David/2 Roberts and Joanna/3w Brooks, is known from the fact that Rachel's father Thomas Pierce III made son-in-law David Roberts an executor of his will, 1717. (Pierce Genealogy [1882] says Rachel married Jesse Osmer.)2 On 5 Dec 1737 David Roberts and wife Rachell were admitted to the church at Putnam, Connecticut from Woburn.3 "David Robards, Elder, his wife" died 23 Mar 1759 (Putnam c.r.), a. 77.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:194, Rachel Pierce b.
  2. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:227, Phebe Roberts b.
  3. [S1327] Barry Wood, citing Putnam church records, "first page."
  4. [S1327] Barry Wood, citing Putnam church records.
  5. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:227, Rachel Roberts b.
  6. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:227, David Roberts b.
  7. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:228, John Roberts b.
  8. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:228, Elizabeth Roberts b.
  9. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:228, Abraham Roberts b.
  10. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:228, Giles Roberts b.
  11. [S1327] Barry Wood, citing query by RWN, #2479, Boston Transcript, 4 Mar 1925, which cited in turn Nathaniel Draper's family bible, in the submitter's possession.