Mercy/2 Burt

F, #36171, (27 September 1647 - 24 July 1686)
Father*Henry/1 Burt1 b. c 1595, d. 30 Apr 1662
Mother*Ulalia/1 Marche1 b. c 1600, d. 29 Aug 1690
Last Edited:30 Jan 2016

Children with Judah/2 Wright:

  • Samuel/3 Wright8 b. 6 Nov 1667, d. 18 Feb 1667/68
  • Mercy/3 Wright9 b. 14 Mar 1668/69
  • Hester/3 Wright10 b. 18 Aug 1671, d. 25 Mar 1674
  • Judah/3 Wright11 b. 4 Nov 1673 or 14 Nov 1673, d. 25 Dec 1673
  • Patience Wright+12 b. 18 Apr 1684, d. 25 Oct 1761
Mercy/2 Burt, born 27 Sep 1647 at Springfield, Massachusetts2,1, married, 7 Jan 1666/67 at Northampton, Judah/2 Wright of N., son of Dea. Samuel/1 Wright and Margaret Stratton.3 (Their siblings Samuel Wright and Elizabeth Burt also married.) She died 24 Jul 1686 at Litchfield, Connecticut, a. 38.4 Her mother's will, 27 May 1684, left daughter Mercy, the other halfe of that Cloth that is sent to the Weavers, and the Serdge her hufband sent me for a Wastecoate, one pair of Sheetes, one Pillow-beer, one fhift, one coate.5 Judah m. (2), 1706, Sarah Burk, and died 26 Nov 1725.6
     Ethan Allen of Revolutionary note was among her descendants.7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 43, Mercy Burt b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:84 (Jan 1864): Mercy Burt b.
  3. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 22, Mercy Burt/Judah Wright m.
  4. [S945] Jane Devlin, citing "Records of Springfield, Mass.," NEHGR 18:82–86, 142–146.
  5. [S1108] Burt & Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 93-94.
  6. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Genealogical Research in England" (Apr 1932), 86:219.
  7. [S1108] Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 27.
  8. [S945] Jane Devlin, citing Northampton, 56.
  9. [S945] Jane Devlin, citing Pynchon Birth Marriage & Death Records, 97.
  10. [S1295] Author unknown, Register of the Deaths in Northampton, 5, Hester Wright d.
  11. [S945] Jane Devlin, citing Pynchon Birth Marriage & Death Records, 99, 157.
  12. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 567, John (10.) Stebbins.

Dorcas/2 Burt

F, #36176, (1643 - 15 April 1743)
Father*Henry/1 Burt1 b. c 1595, d. 30 Apr 1662
Mother*Ulalia/1 Marche2 b. c 1600, d. 29 Aug 1690
Last Edited:21 Aug 2017

Children with John/2 Stiles:

  • Sarah/3 Stiles4 b. 21 Sep 1661
  • Hannah/3 Stiles4 b. 23 Mar 1664/65
  • John/3 Stiles4 b. 10 Dec 1665
  • Ephraim/3 Stiles+4 b. 1670, d. 31 Dec 1750
  • Thomas/3 Stiles4 b. 1673, d. 24 Nov 1742
Dorcas/2 Burt was born 19 [Apr?] 1643 at Springfield, Massachusetts2,1, where she married, 28 Oct 1658, John/2 Stiles Jr. of Windsor, Connecticut, son of John/1 Stiles and Rachel (–?–), with whom she had 5 children.3,4 He died 8 Dec 1683.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 43, dau. Henry Burt b.: 19 [ ] 1643.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass." (Jan 1864), 18:83, ____ Burt b.
  3. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 43, Dorcas Burt/John Stiles m.
  4. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 588, John Stiles.
  5. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Genealogical Research in England" (Apr 1932), 86:220.

John/2 Stiles

M, #36177, (circa June 1634 - 8 December 1683)
Father*John/1 Stiles b. c 1602
Mother*Rachel (–?–)1 b. c 1607
Last Edited:21 Aug 2017

Children with Dorcas/2 Burt:

  • Sarah/3 Stiles4 b. 21 Sep 1661
  • Hannah/3 Stiles4 b. 23 Mar 1664/65
  • John/3 Stiles4 b. 10 Dec 1665
  • Ephraim/3 Stiles+4 b. 1670, d. 31 Dec 1750
  • Thomas/3 Stiles4 b. 1673, d. 24 Nov 1742
John/2 Stiles Jr., born in England in 16341, emigrated as a child of 9 mos. with his family to New England, where they settled at Windsor, Connecticut.2,1 He married, 28 Oct 1658 at Springfield, Massachusetts, Dorcas/2 Burt of Springfield, daughter of Henry/1 Burt and Ulalia/1 Marche, with whom he had 5 children3,4, and died 8 Dec 1683.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1108] Burt & Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 255.
  2. [S97] Charles Edward Banks, Planters of the Commonwealth, 129, Christian of London.
  3. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 43, Dorcas Burt/John Stiles m.
  4. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 588, John Stiles.
  5. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Genealogical Research in England" (Apr 1932), 86:220.

Hannah/2 Burt

F, #36178, (28 April 1641 - 1 August 1680)
Father*Henry/1 Burt1 b. c 1595, d. 30 Apr 1662
Mother*Ulalia/1 Marche1 b. c 1600, d. 29 Aug 1690
Last Edited:7 Dec 2016

Children with John/1 Bagg:

  • Hannah/2 Bagg6 b. 8 Sep 1658
  • Mercy/2 Bagg+7,8 b. 23 Nov 1660, d. 7 Apr 1738
  • Daniel/2 Bagg9 b. 10 Nov 1663, d. 7 Dec 1663
  • John/2 Bagg+10 b. 26 Mar 1665, d. Nov 1740
  • Daniel/2 Bagg11 b. 12 May 1668, d. 18 Aug 1738
  • Jonathan/2 Bagg12 b. 2 Nov 1670
  • Abigail/2 Bagg13 b. 23 Apr 1673
  • James/2 Bagg14 b. Sep 1675, d. 18 Sep 1689
  • Sarah/2 Bagg15 b. 2 Apr 1678
  • Abilene/2 Bagg16 b. 25 Jul 1680
Hannah/2 Burt, born 28 Apr 1641 at Springfield, Massachusetts2,1, there married, 24 Dec 1657, John/1 Bagg, with whom she had 10 children.3 There she died 1 Aug 1680, a. 394, and he 5 Sep 1683.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 43, Hannah Burt b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:82 (Jan 1864): Hanna Burt b.
  3. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bagg/Hannah Burt m.
  4. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Hannah Bagg d.
  5. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bag Sr. d.
  6. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:145 (Apr 1864): Hannah Bagg b.
  7. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:145 (Apr 1864): mercy Bag b.
  8. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 23, John Bagg.
  9. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:146 (Apr 1864): Daniel Bagg b.
  10. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bag b.
  11. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Daniell Bagg b.
  12. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Jonathan Bagg b.
  13. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Abigaill Bagg b.
  14. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, James Bagg b.
  15. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Sarah Bagg b.
  16. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Abilene Bagg b.

John/1 Bagg

M, #36179, (say 1636 - 5 September 1683)
Last Edited:5 Aug 2017

Children with Hannah/2 Burt:

  • Hannah/2 Bagg8 b. 8 Sep 1658
  • Mercy/2 Bagg+9 b. 23 Nov 1660, d. 7 Apr 1738
  • Daniel/2 Bagg10 b. 10 Nov 1663, d. 7 Dec 1663
  • John/2 Bagg+11 b. 26 Mar 1665, d. Nov 1740
  • Daniel/2 Bagg12 b. 12 May 1668, d. 18 Aug 1738
  • Jonathan/2 Bagg13 b. 2 Nov 1670
  • Abigail/2 Bagg14 b. 23 Apr 1673
  • James/2 Bagg15 b. Sep 1675, d. 18 Sep 1689
  • Sarah/2 Bagg16 b. 2 Apr 1678
  • Abilene/2 Bagg17 b. 25 Jul 1680
John/1 Bagg married, 24 Dec 1657 at Springfield, Massachusetts, Hannah/2 Burt, daughter of Henry/1 Burt and Ulalia/1 Marche, with whom he had 10 children.1 In the order of seating of the First (Congregational) Church, 23 Feb 1662, John Bag was assigned to the eighth seat with Jeremiah Horton, Abell Wright, Joshua Riley and Lyman Beaman.2
     In 1668, John Bagg, Edmund Pringridays and William Brooks joined hands and fortunes in a joint lease of town land on Chicopee Plain, located on the west side of Connecticut River in what is today West Springfield (details in the table below). Their initial cooperation did not survive the term of the lease.3 5 May 1669, Wm Brookes complained of John Bagg, Edmund Pringridays and Joseph Bedortha that between them they had left 6 cattle in the field overnight without the required keeper. The Selectmen found for the complainant, and fined the cattle owners 30s. between them.4
     The defendants of 1669 pushed back the following year. 16 Sep 1670, Reice Bedortha complained against William Brookes and Mary his wife for theire abusing of his son Joseph Bedortha by Bad language flinging a stick at him and using Reproachfull words Threatning expreshons and Taunting speeches. William Brooke and Mary his wife appeared, and though they partly denied the charges, magistrate Pynchon found them "both guilty of a very great Misdemeanor Touching that Busyness." He fined William Brooks 20s. and witness fees, and Mary Brooks 10s. John Bagg and Edmund Pringridays were now witnesses against the Brookses.5
     John Bagg's wife Hannah died at Springfield 1 Aug 16806, and he on 5 Sep 1683.7

Local Notes:

Property8 Feb 1668, Springfield, MALett out to John Bagg: Edm. Pringridays & W. Brooke the 35 or 40 acres of Towne Land in chickkupy plaine on ye west side of ye greate River, for the Tearme & space of Seven yeares fro: this prsent 8th day of ffebr. 1668; … They are likewise to take care of ye Fences belonging to this land & carefully to repaire it. … And for Rent the sd John Bagg Edm Pringridays and Wm Brooke, all as one party, are to allow or pay yearly the Rent or Sum of Seven Pounds Ten sh. p. annum … one halfe in good merchantable wheate & the other half in Pease & Indian corne, all good & merchantable … | John Bagg and William Brooks signed their names, Pringridays his mark.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bagg/Hannah Burt m.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, Rev. Stephen Wright, "Genealogy of Lieut. Abel Wright, of Springfield, Mass." (Jan 1881), 35:75.
  3. [S639] Henry M. Burt, First Century of Springfield, 1:369-370.
  4. [S639] Burt, First Century of Springfield, 1:381.
  5. [S31] Joseph H. Smith, ed., Colonial Justice in Western Massachusetts, 270.
  6. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Hannah Bagg d.
  7. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bag Sr. d.
  8. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Hannah Bagg b.
  9. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Mercy Bagg b.
  10. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of Springfield, Mass.", 18:146 (Apr 1864): Daniel Bagg b.
  11. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, John Bag b.
  12. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Daniell Bagg b.
  13. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Jonathan Bagg b.
  14. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Abigaill Bagg b.
  15. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, James Bagg b.
  16. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Sarah Bagg b.
  17. [S929] Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 37, Abilene Bagg b.

Sarah/2 Burt

F, #36180, (14 January 1620/21 - )
Father*Henry/1 Burt1 b. c 1595, d. 30 Apr 1662
Mother*Ulalia/1 Marche1 b. c 1600, d. 29 Aug 1690
Last Edited:22 Aug 2017
Sarah/2 Burt, baptised 14 Jan 1620/21 at Harberton, Devonshire1, married (1), 20 Jun 1643 at Springfield, Massachusetts, Judah Gregory of Springfield2, and (2) Henry Wakeley of Hartford and Stratford, Connecticut, son of James Wakeley.1,3 The will of Henry Wakeley, dated 11 Jul 1689, names wife Sarah, three sons, and three daughters.1 He died at Stratford the same day.4 Daughter Sarah was bequeathed two milch cows or kine in the will of her mother, Ulaliah Burt of Springfield, 27 May 1684.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Genealogical Research in England" (Apr 1932), 86:219.
  2. [S929] William Pynchon and John Pynchon, Index to Hampshire Records, 44, Sarah Burt/Judah Gregory m.
  3. [S1108] Burt & Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 26: "and a second time, Henry Wakely."
  4. [S945] Jane Devlin, citing Jacobus, Old Fairfield, 1:627–630.
  5. [S1108] Burt, Life & Times of Henry Burt, 93-94.