Edith/1 Squire

F, #5520, (29 May 1587 - 21 January 1672/73)
Father*Henry/a Squire b. s 1560
Last Edited:20 Aug 2017

Children with Henry/1 Adams:

  • John/2 Adams+8 b. circa 1620
  • Mary/2 Adams9 b. say 1626
  • Joseph/2 Adams1 b. 9 Feb 1626, d. 6 Dec 1694
Edith/1 Squire was baptised 29 May 1587 at Charlton Mackrell, Somerset1, where she married, 19 Oct 1609, Henry/1 Adams.1,2 They emigrated with 9 children to New England in 1636. Henry was granted land at Mt. Wollaston, now Braintree, Massachusetts, where they settled and established a farm.3,4 There he was buried 8 Oct 1646.5 His widow married (2) John Fussell1, and died at Medfield 21 Jan 1672/73, a. 85.6 John Fussell died there 21 Feb 1675/76.7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S524] Gary Boyd Roberts, Ancestry of American Presidents, no page given.
  2. [S86] James Truslow Adams, The Adams Family, 3–4: "1609 or thereabouts."
  3. [S85] Catherine Drinker Bowen, John Adams and The American Revolution, 17.
  4. [S86] J.T. Adams, The Adams Family, 3–4: "1636."
  5. [S1019] Samuel A. Bates, ed., Records of the Town of Braintree, 1640 to 1793, 731, Henry Adams bur.
  6. [S938] Vital Records of Medfield, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 213, Edith Fussell d.
  7. [S938] Medfield VR, 213, John Fussell d.
  8. [S86] J.T. Adams, The Adams Family, 4.
  9. [S1545] Robert (Rob) Roy, "Ancestry of Robert Roy and Family," http://genealogy.theroyfamily.com/index.htm