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James Ordway

Male 1624 - 1702  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name James Ordway 
    Born About 1624  Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 22, 23
    Immigration say 1632 (Age 8)  [3, 17, 22
    Proprietor 1633 (Age 9)  Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [27
    Proprietor 1648 (Age 24)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Tax 1649 (Age 25)  Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 17, 20, 23
    Legal 6 Jun 1662 (Age 38)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 13
    Land/House 10 Mar 1665 (Age 41)  [22, 24, 25
    Freeman 26 Dec 1668 (Age 44)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 18, 21, 22
    Legal 26 Feb 1668/69 (Age 45)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 19
    Offices Held 23 Mar 1669/70 (Age 46)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Offices Held 6 Mar 1676/77 (Age 53)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Oath 1678 (Age 54)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Offices Held 31 Mar 1679 (Age 55)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Offices Held 7 Mar 1680/81 (Age 57)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Offices Held 1 Mar 1681/82 (Age 58)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tax 1688 (Age 64)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Land/House 12 Jan 1692/93 (Age 69)  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 12
    Died After 1702  [3, 8, 9, 13
    Buried —  Burying Ground of the First Settlers, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I24122 
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2021 

    Family Ann Emery,   b. 18 Mar 1632/33, Romsey, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1687, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1648  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 16, 19, 23, 26
    Age at Marriage James was est 24 years - Ann was 15 years. (Were Married 38 years). 
    Children From 1650 to 1673  [3, 8, 9, 10, 13, 19, 23
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F8878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - About 1624 - Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProprietor - 1633 - Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProprietor - 1648 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Nov 1648 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax - 1649 - Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLegal - 6 Jun 1662 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 26 Dec 1668 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLegal - 26 Feb 1668/69 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 23 Mar 1669/70 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 6 Mar 1676/77 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOath - 1678 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 31 Mar 1679 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 7 Mar 1680/81 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1 Mar 1681/82 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax - 1688 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 12 Jan 1692/93 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - Burying Ground of the First Settlers, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
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    2. [S2105] Brown, Asa W. "Materials for the History of Newbury", (Boston: New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume VII, 1853).

    3. [S638] Coffin, Joshua. A Sketch of the History of Newbury, Newburyport and West Newbury, (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1845).

    4. [S1574] Currier, John J. "Ould Newbury": Historical and Biographical Sketches, (Boston: Damrell and Upham, 1896).

    5. [S1995] Currier, John J. History of Newbury, Mass., 1635-1902, (Boston: Damrell and Upham, 1902).

    6. [S1282] Davis, Walter Goodwin. "Emery Records from the Parish Registers of Romsey, England" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LXXXIX, 19356).

    7. [S1688] Drake, Samuel G. "Early Settlers of Essex and Old Norfolk", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume VII, 1853).

    8. [S2107] Emery, Rufus. Genealogy of the Emery Family: Four Generations, (Salem, Massachusetts: Emery Cleaver, 1889).

    9. [S2108] Emery, Rufus. Genealogical Records of Descendants of John and Anthony Emery, of Newbury, Mass., 1590-1890, (Salem, Massachusetts: Emery Cleaver, 1890).

    10. [S641] Essex Institute. Vital Records of Newbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 volume II, (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1911).

    11. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com), Memorial ID 6879076 James Ordway.

    12. [S621] Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton volume I, (Providence, Rhode Island: Snow & Farnham, 1897).

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    16. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Marriage Record of Anne Emery and James Ordway.

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    18. [S1685] Paige, Lucius R. "List of Freeman", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume III, 1849).

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    20. [S1270] Quint, Alonzo Hall. "Extracts from Dover Town Records", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume IV, 1850).

    21. [S817] Quint, Alonzo Hall. "Oaths of Freeman, Allegiance &c. in Old Norfolk County", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume VI 1852).

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