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   xi.   JOSHUA, b. in Hing. Sept. 27, 1778, was a lieut. in the U. S. Navy, also "shipmaster" in the merchant service.   Late in life he was president of the Boston Marine Society.   His w., whom he m. Nov. 13, 1806, was Sarah, dau. of John Stanton.   They had nine ch.   Capt. Joshua d. at Boston, 23 Dec. 1843, æt. 65 yrs.
   xii.   HARRIOT, b. in Hing. Dec. 4, 1780.   m. Elijah H. Mills, and d. at Cambridge, Mass., 9 Feb. 1871, æt. 90 yrs.

   3.   SOLOMON5 (Joseph4 Solomon3 Edward2 William1), b. at Boston June 22, 1744; settled in Hing. and m. here Apr. 5, 1770, Grace Thaxter, dau. of Benjamin and Susanna (Joy) Thaxter.   She was b. in Hing. Feb. 16, 1752, and d. 26 July, 1795, æt. 43 yrs.   He d. 21 Jan. 1799, æt. 55th yr.   "Merchant," and interested in navigation.   Resided on Main St., near the meeting-house of the first parish.
   Ch., all b. in Hing., were —

   i.   JOHN, Sept. 1, 1772, d. 22 Sept. 1773.
   ii.   MARTIN, Jan. 4, 1778.
   iii.   SUKEY, March 3, 1781.   m. Nov. 4, 1798, John Trott of Boston, afts. of New York.
   iv.   JOHN, Aug. 24, 1783.
   v.   CHARLES, June 30, 1786.   "Shipmaster."   d. unm. 29 Apr. 1860, æt. 74th yr.   He was in active service on a private armed ship during the War of 1812; was captured, and confined in Dartmoor prison.
4. vi.   EDWIN, May 19, 1791.
   vii.   AN INFANT, b. and d. at Boston, 1795.

   4.   EDWIN6 (Solomon5 Joseph4 Solomon3 Edward2 William1), b. in Hing. May 19, 1791.   m. Hannah F. Lincoln, dau. of Abner and Hannah (Lincoln) Lincoln.   She was b. in Hing. Sept. 30, 1793.   Edwin was by occupation "shipmaster."   He resided sev. yrs. on South St., and later, at Boston, where he d. 8 Aug. 1839, æt. 48 yrs.
   Ch., —

   i.   AMELIA, March, 1822.   m. Rufus Saxton.
   ii.   CHARLES E., ——, d. in Hing. 19 Sept. 1834, æt. 11 yrs.
   iii.   GEORGE B., ——, d. in China?
   iv.   ABNER LINCOLN, b. at Dor. Jan. 7, 1830.
   v.   HANNAH LINCOLN, ——, d. in Hing. Dec. 1838, æt. 18 mo's.


   NOTE. — Samuel, m. Nov. 26, 1874, Ida Amie.


BLANY.

   JOSEPH, m. in Hing. Jan. 16, 1693-94, Abigail, dau. of Capt. Thomas Andrews.   She was b. in Hing. Jan. 6, 1669-70.   They prob. removed from here shortly after the births of the foll.
   Ch., b. in Hing., —

   i.   JOSEPH, March 4, 1694-95.
   ii.   HANNAH, Sept. 17, 1696.


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   SUSANNA, d. 16 June, 1669.


BLOSSOM.

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   ZACCHEUS, m. in Hing. Nov. 13, 1745, Sarah Hersey, dau. of Daniel and Mary (Mayes) Hersey.   She was b. in Hing. Apr. 19, 1718, and surviving him, m. secondly, Isaac Sprague of Hing., widr.   Zaccheus was by occupation "blacksmith."   He resided at or near the corner of Main and South Pleasant Sts.
   Child, —

   i.   SARAH, June, 1749.   m. June 22, 1769, Elias Whiton.

 

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