Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Cleaves Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

William Cleaves b. 1650 maine
Posted by: Patty Holder (ID *****2625) Date: September 29, 2002 at 15:13:59
  of 94

Found this in the national Genealogical society quarterly Vol. 1-85 1600-1900 Volume 11 Corey, Cleaves and Smith lines, page 2

Might help someone:

William Cleaves was born about 1650. He owned land in Lyman York County Maine, and may well have been a kinsman of the well know George Cleaves. William Cleaves lived and died in Beverly Massachusetts. He married first Martha daughter of Giles Corey and second her sister Margaret. Margaret survivied her husband and married second husband, May 3, 1716 Jonathan Byles. William Cleaves died Jan 27, 1714-15

Children of first wife:
1. John Cleaves b. Oct 11, 1676 died Sept. 14, 1753. Record gives death date Aug 18, age 77 and married, first Januar 26, 1699 to Mercy Eaton daughter of Joseph; second marriage Aug 22, 1723 to Rebecca Corning; third marriage August 31, 1725 to Rebecca Woodbury; fourth marriage to Jane who is mentioned in his will.
2. Elinor Cleaves b. 1678
3. Martha Celaves b. 1680

All three baptized July 24, 1681

Children by second wife:
4. William Cleaes b. July 23, 1686
5. Hannah b. March 31, 1688
6. Robert b. July 21, 1689
7. Ebenezer b. Oct 13, 1691
8. Benjamin b. Oct 23, 1693

John Cleaves son of William Cleaves & Martha Corey
Children:
1. Martha b. Oct 20, 1708
2. Robert b. April 26, 1707 m 1st Sarah Harding, 2nd Mehitable Hall
3. Eleanor b. June 8, 1709 m. Benjamin Lovett
4. John B. 1713
5. John baptized June 12, 1715 went to Nansamond Co. VA
6. William b. March 27, 1720

Robert Cleaves b. April 26, 1707 son of William Cleaves & Margaret Corey
his children:
1. John Cleaves m. 1st Sarah Baxter 2nd Abigail Bickford
2. William Cleaves died in the army
3. Stephen Cleaves m. Alice Perkins daughter of Samuel
4. Eaton Cleaves m. Miriam Smith daughter of Daniel Smith
5. Israel Cleaves m. Margaret Patten
6. Sarah Cleaves m. Jonathan Downing
7. James m. Mehitable Webber Sept. 5, 1795
8. Mehitable m. Joshua Murphy



Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/cleaves/messages/40.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network