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Re: William and Caroline Fiske Mass.
Posted by: Robert Birt (ID *****0829) Date: February 13, 2011 at 12:06:51
In Reply to: William and Caroline Fiske Mass. by Jan Hamlin of 749

Here's what I now have for Caroline in my data base.

Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 1

1.       Caroline FISKE was born on 11 Mar 1828 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA. She died after 1915 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA?. She was the daughter of 2. William FISKE and 3. Phaneale WIGHT. She married William H. MERRIAM after 31 Oct 1848 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, son of William MERRIAM and Electa (UNKNOWN). He was born about 1825 in Charlestown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 03 Mar 1887 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for William H. MERRIAM:

If this is his correct death record he was born in Peterboro, NH.

Generation 2

2.       William FISKE was born about 1803 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 19 Feb 1866 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, USA. He was the son of 4. Ebenezer FISKE and 5. Dolly GOULD. He married Phaneale WIGHT before 1826 in Massachusetts.

Notes for William FISKE:

MARRIED AND HAD SEVEN CHILDREN. DEATHS FOR HE AND HIS WIFE ARE FROM WESTON MA. VR'S PG.562

3.       Phaneale WIGHT was born 06 Jan 1806 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA[1]. She died 20 Sep 1866 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of 6. Oliver WIGHT and 7. Harmony CHILD.

Notes for Phaneale WIGHT:

Her Christian name appears many, many ways including:
Phermele, Phamelia, Phannnelis, Permelia, Pamelia, Phanutia, Fanulia, Fennetia and others.

I used the name as it is listed in the Sturbridge Vital Records to 1850, on page 142, which lists her birth.

Children of William FISKE and Phaneale WIGHT are:

i.       Harriet FISKE was born 19 Jan 1826 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Aft. 1830 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA?.

+       1. ii. Caroline FISKE was born 11 Mar 1828 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Aft. 1915 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA?, married William H. MERRIAM Aft. 31 Oct 1848 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

iii.       William Joshua FISKE was born 15 Mar 1830 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Aft. 1830 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA?.

iv.       Hiram Thaddeus FISKE was born 18 Dec 1831 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died 06 Mar 1910 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA?.

v.       Boy FISKE was born Dec 1840 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, died 24 Jul 1841 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

vi.       Charles Henry FISKE was born 19 Jul 1845 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, died 04 Aug 1846 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

vii.       Charles Henry FISKE was born 25 Aug 1847 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Aft. 1860 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA?.

Generation 3


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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 3 (con't)

4.       Ebenezer FISKE was born on 03 Dec 1766 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on

30       Nov 1837 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 8. Jonathan FISKE Capt and 9. Abigail FISKE. He married Dolly GOULD on 19 Feb 1795 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

5.       Dolly GOULD was born 14 Mar 1774 in Unknown. She died 25 May 1858 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Children of Ebenezer FISKE and Dolly GOULD are:

i.       Abigail FISKE was born Aft. 1795 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown.

ii.       Isaac FISKE was born Abt. 1799 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 09 Feb 1827 in Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, USA, married Polly FISKE Bef. 1825 in Unknown.

+ 2. iii. William FISKE was born Abt. 1803 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 19 Feb 1866 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, USA, married Phaneale WIGHT Bef. 1826 in Massachusetts.

iv.       Celinda FISKE was born Bef. 07 Feb 1796 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Hervey FULLER 17 Apr 1817 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Celinda FISKE:

HAD A TOTAL OF FIVE CHILDREN, THREE ARE UNKNOWN

v.       Cynthia FISKE was born Bef. 26 Nov 1797 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Ralph PLYMPTON Aft. 14 Mar 1821 in WESTON, MASSACHUSETTS?.

vi.       Abijah FISKE was born Bef. 08 Mar 1801 in WESTON, MASSACHUSETTS?, died 19 Oct 1848 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Abijah FISKE:

BURIED IN NEW BURIAL GROUND, SOURCE; WESTON, MA. VR'S

vii.       Sarah Ann FISKE was born Bef. 29 Oct 1809 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown.

6.       Oliver WIGHT was born on 27 Sep 1765 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 27 Oct 1837 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 12. David WIGHT and 13. Catherine MORSE. He married Harmony CHILD on 05 Jul 1786 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA.

7.       Harmony CHILD was born Bef. 1766 in Massachusetts. She died 20 May 1861 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Harmony CHILD:

In "The Wights : a record of Thomas Wight of Dedham and Medfield and of his descendants, 1635-1890. Milwaukee: Swain & Tate, 1890."

On page 103 it states that Harmony Childs was 96 when she deceased but in the 1860 census for Charlestown, Ma. she was living with her youngest daughter Phermele Fisk. Harmony's age at that time is listed as 82, when by this book she should have been 95.



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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 3 (con't)

This is a major difference and should be researched for proof that they are one and the same.

Child of Oliver WIGHT and Harmony CHILD is:

+ 3. i. Phaneale WIGHT was born 06 Jan 1806 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA[1], died 20 Sep 1866 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA, married William FISKE Bef. 1826 in Massachusetts.

Generation 4

8.       Jonathan FISKE Capt was born on 15 Dec 1739 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 12 Mar 1814 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 16. Nathan FISKE and 17. Mary FISKE. He married Abigail FISKE on 30 Apr 1760 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

9.       Abigail FISKE was born 16 Aug 1739 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She died 12 Sep 1830 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of 18. Thomas FISKE and 19. Mary PIERCE.

Notes for Abigail FISKE:

HER DEATH IS ALSO LISTED AS 9/14/1830 IN THE WESTON MASS. VR'S (PROBABLY A BURIAL DATE)

MARRIAGE RECORD SAYS MRS. ABIGAIL FISKE INSTEAD OF MISS.

Children of Jonathan FISKE Capt and Abigail FISKE are:

i.       Nathan FISKE Capt was born 07 Sep 1760 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 24 Jan 1852 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary STEARNS 1787 in WESTON, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUSETTS?.

ii.       Thaddeus FISKE Rev was born 22 Jun 1762 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 14 Nov 1855 in Charlestown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Lucy CLARKE

17       Jun 1789 in Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iii.       Micah FISKE was born 12 Aug 1764 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 09 Dec 1813 in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Lydia UPHAM 05 Feb 1789 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Micah FISKE:

DIED DECEMBER 9, 1819 (PIERCE)

+       4. iv. Ebenezer FISKE was born 03 Dec 1766 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

30       Nov 1837 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Dolly GOULD 19 Feb 1795 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

v.       Abigail FISKE was born 04 Apr 1769 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Isaac LAMSON 23 Dec 1788 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Dea Isaac WARREN 01 Jul 1810 in CHARLESTOWN, MASSACHUSETTS?.

Notes for Abigail FISKE:

WITH HER SECOND HUSBAND SHE HAD 2 CHILDREN

vi.       Jonathan FISKE was born 28 Dec 1771 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

19       Jan 1772 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.




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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 4 (con't)

vii.       Jonathan FISKE Maj was born 19 Jan 1774 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 19 Jun 1864 in MEDFIELD, NORFOLK CO., MASSACHUSETTS, married Sally FLAGG 07 Apr 1799 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

viii.       Abijah FISKE was born 28 Jul 1776 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 28 Aug 1799 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ix.       Isaac FISKE ESQ. was born 04 Dec 1778 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 11 Mar 1861 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Sukey HOBBS 07 Nov 1802 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Sophronia HOBBS 12 Jan 1832 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Isaac FISKE ESQ.:

REGISTER OF PROBATE OF MIDDLESEX COUNTY FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS.

12.       David WIGHT was born on 16 Aug 1733 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 08 Sep 1822 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA. He married Catherine MORSE on 19 Jun 1760 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA.

13.       Catherine MORSE was born Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA. She died 18 Feb 1827 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA.

Children of David WIGHT and Catherine MORSE are:

i.       David WIGHT was born 13 May 1761 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA, married Susannah HARDING 07 Nov 1782 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA.

ii.       Festus WIGHT was born 31 May 1763 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died 1853 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA.

+       6. iii. Oliver WIGHT was born 27 Sep 1765 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died 27 Oct 1837 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA, married Harmony CHILD 05 Jul 1786 in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA.

iv.       Alpheus WIGHT was born 16 Sep 1770 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Sturbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA.

Generation 5

16.       Nathan FISKE was born on 25 Feb 1702 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on

4       Jun 1769 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 32. Dea Nathan FISKE and 33. Sarah COOLIDGE. He married Mary FISKE on 21 Feb 1739 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

17.       Mary FISKE was born Bef. 30 Jun 1712 in Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She died 08 May 1783 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of 34. Jonathan FISKE Dea and 35. Abigail REED.

Notes for Mary FISKE:

BAPTISM LISTED IN TWO SOURCES SHOW JAN. 30, 1711/12 AND JUN. 30 1712 FISKE AND FISKE FAMILY HAS SECOND LISTING.

MARRIAGE INTENTION LISTS HER OF SUDBURY. INT. PUB. 12/31/1738 IN WESTON VR'S PG.

42       



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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 5 (con't)

AFTER THE DEATH OF HER HUSBAND SHE WAS KILLED BY A FALL, FROM A HORSE ON A VISIT TO SUDBURY ON HORSEBACK. FROM WESTON VR'S.

ASSUMPTION IS BEING MADE BECAUSE THE LISTING IS FOR A WIDOW MARY AND NO OTHER LISTINGS ARE CLOSE AND THIS ONE IS A PERFECT MATCH BUT NO PROOF.

Children of Nathan FISKE and Mary FISKE are:

+ 8. i. Jonathan FISKE Capt was born 15 Dec 1739 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 12 Mar 1814 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Abigail FISKE 30 Apr 1760 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ii.       Ezra FISKE was born 25 Dec 1740 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 07 Feb 1810 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iii.       Dea Samuel FISKE was born 09 Jul 1742 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 13 Mar 1813 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary PARKHURST

21       Mar 1764 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Abigail MURDOCK 13 May 1774 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iv.       Thaddeus FISKE was born 19 Feb 1744 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

20       Jan 1749 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

v.       Mary FISKE was born 22 Apr 1747 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 04 Jan 1749 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

vi.       Oliver FISKE was born 14 Sep 1748 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 26 Oct 1756 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

vii.       Mary FISKE was born 21 Jan 1751 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Samuel Smith LEARNED 15 May 1770 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

viii.       Hephzibah FISKE was born 10 Aug 1754 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

26       Oct 1756 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Anna WARREN:

BORN TO JOHN AND ABIGAIL WARREN IN THAT PART OF WATERTOWN NOW CALLED WESTON. 2/3/1711-12.

DIED AT AGE 24, 3 MOS. AFTER CHILDBIRTH.

Children of Nathan FISKE and Anna WARREN are:

i.       Anne FISKE was born 08 Dec 1731 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 23 Oct 1810 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Abraham BIGELOW 24 Oct 1751 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Thomas HUBBART 19 Aug 1784 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ii.       Rev Nathan FISKE was born 09 Sep 1733 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 24 Nov 1799 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, married Sarah HILL 19 Oct 1758 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Hannah WELLS Aft. 27 Dec 1789 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA; married Elizabeth BRECK 09 Jan 1777 in NORTH HAMPTON, MASSACHUSETTS.



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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 5 (con't)

iii.       Sarah FISKE was born 26 Jul 1736 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 16 Nov 1743 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

18.       Thomas FISKE was born on 12 Sep 1701 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on

28       Sep 1778 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 36. William FISKE and 37. Hannah SMITH. He married Mary PIERCE on 24 Jun 1725 in WATERTOWN , MASSACHUSETTS?.

19.       Mary PIERCE was born Abt. 1702 in Unknown. She died 05 Mar 1783 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Children of Thomas FISKE and Mary PIERCE are:

i.       Hannah FISKE was born 29 Sep 1727 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Nathan PERRY 01 May 1746 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Hannah FISKE:

WAS IT THIS HANNAH OR THE DAUGHTER OF DEA. NATHAN FISKE WHO MARRIED WILLIAM SMITH JR. OF WESTON ON FEB. 17,1743/44?

ii.       John FISKE was born 24 Apr 1728 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Aft. 1765 in WATERTOWN , MASSACHUSETTS?, married Elizabeth HARRINGTON 18 Jan 1753 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for John FISKE:

HE WAS A BLACKSMITH IN WALTHAM. HE WAS IN THE EXPEDITION, AGAINST LAKE GEORGE, IN 1758, IN CAPTAIN JONATHAN BROWN'S CO..

iii.       Abijah FISKE was born 12 Mar 1730 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 25 Jun 1774 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Elizabeth UPHAM 24 May 1753 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iv.       David FISKE was born 08 Oct 1731 in Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 11 Apr 1800 in LINCOLN, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUESTTS, married Elizabeth MANSFIELD 16 Apr 1761 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Rebecca GARFIELD 31 Oct 1765 in LINCOLN, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUSETTS.

v.       Mary FISKE was born 20 May 1733 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown.

vi.       Jonathan FISKE was born 14 May 1735 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 30 Mar 1787 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Abigail LAWRENCE 07 Jun 1763 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

vii.       Lydia FISKE was born 02 May 1737 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Jonathan WELLINGTON JR. 09 Dec 1756 in LINCOLN, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUSETTS.

+       9. viii. Abigail FISKE was born 16 Aug 1739 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

12       Sep 1830 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Jonathan FISKE Capt
30       Apr 1760 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ix.       Lois FISKE was born 16 Oct 1741 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Joseph HAGAR JR. 03 May 1764 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.


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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 5 (con't)

x.       Eunice FISKE was born 04 Dec 1743 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Daniel MANSFIELD 02 Jul 1761 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

xi.       Sarah FISKE was born 19 Sep 1745 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married John LAWRENCE JR. 16 Apr 1765 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Generation 6

32.       Dea Nathan FISKE was born on 03 Jan 1672 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 26 Jun 1740 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 64. Lt Nathan FISKE and 65. Elizabeth FRYE. He married Sarah COOLIDGE on 14 Oct 1696 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

33.       Sarah COOLIDGE was born 1673 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She died 27 Nov 1723 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Sarah COOLIDGE: DAUGHTER OF JOHN COOLIDGE, ENS.

Children of Dea Nathan FISKE and Sarah COOLIDGE are:

i.       Sarah FISKE was born 1697 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Nov 1713 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ii.       Elizabeth FISKE was born Abt. 1699 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Abt. 1706 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

+ 12. iii. Nathan FISKE was born 25 Feb 1702 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

04 Jun 1769 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary FISKE 21 Feb
1739 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Anna WARREN 09 Dec 1730 in

Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iv.       Dea Josiah FISKE was born 10 Oct 1704 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 27 Oct 1778 in Sturbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, married Sarah LAWRENCE Abt. 1726 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Dea Josiah FISKE:

JOSIAH FISKE OF WALTHAM SELECTMAN 1749 & 1750. ASSESSOR 1743,1744 & 1748. THEY WERE DISMISSED TO GROTON CHURCH IN MAY 12,1753 AND SETTLED IN PEPPERILL WHERE THE BIRTHS OF THEIR CHILDREN (BORN IN WALTHAM) ARE RECORDED.

v.       Lt Henry FISKE was born 24 Jan 1707 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 01 Mar 1790 in Sturbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary STONE 10 Jan 1737 in NEW MEDFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS.

vi.       Dea Daniel FISKE was born 19 Aug 1709 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 15 Mar 1778 in Sturbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, married Deliverence BROWN 31 Mar 1743 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Jemima SHAW 19 Feb 1760 in Sturbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.

Notes for Dea Daniel FISKE:

HE WAS BORN IN WATERTOWN, AND WITH HIS BROTHER, LT. HENRY, BECAME AN EARLY RESIDENT AND ONE OF THE FIRST PROPRIETORS OF STURBRIDGE; WAS ELECTED DEACON OF THE CHURCH AND HELD MANY TOWN OFFICES,


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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 6 (con't)

SELECTMAN, ASSESSOR, ETC. HIS WILL IS DATED 3/14/1778 AND IS ON RECORD

IN THE WORCESTER PROBATE OFFICE (SEE BARBOUR HIST. COLLECTIONS OF MA.)

HENRY AND DANIEL FISKE WENT FROM WATERTOWN, MA. TO NEW MEDFIELD, LATER CALLED STURBRIDGE AND COMMENCED A SETTLEMENT ON WHAT IS NOW CALLED FISKE HILL, IN THE YEAR 1731. WHILE CLEARING IN THE TIMBER ONE DAY THEY HEARD SOMEONE CHOPPING ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE QUINNEBOG RIVER. THEY DID NOT KNOW OF ANY WHITE MAN BEING NEAR THEM, SO THEY WENT TO THE BANK OF THE RIVER AND SHOUTED UNTIL A MAN REPLIED AND CAME TO THE OPPOSITE

BANK AND SAID HIS NAME WAS HYDE. DANIEL FISKE PROPOSED TO MAKE A BRIDGE SO THEY COULD CROSS OVER AND BECOME ACQUAINTED, SO FISKE AND HYDE FELLED A TREE FROM EACH BANK OF THE RIVER AND THE TOPS LOCKED TOGETHER SO THAT PERSONS COULD CROSS, FOR A NUMBER OF YEARS, AND WAS THEREFORE OF GREAT CONVENIENCE TO THE PEOPLE. WHEN HIGH WATER CAME THIS BRIDGE WOULD STIR, OR MOVE DOWN THE RIVER, THEREFORE WHEN THEY NAMED THE TOWN,THEY NAMED IT STURBRIDGE, AFTER THE ABOVE DESCRIBED BRIDGE. TWO ADJOINING TOWNS ARE CALLED NORTHBRIDGE AND SOUTHBRIDGE. THE FISKE'S ALSO NAMED FISKE HILL, FISKEDALE AND FISKEFACTORIES, ALL OF WHICH THEY ONCE OWNED AND OCCUPIED.

DANIEL FISKE KEPT A RECORD OF REMARKABLE EVENTS, AND IN THAT BOOK, AMONG OTHERS, IS FOUND: REMARKABLE DARK DAY MAY 19,1780-

BAPTIST MEETING HOUSE RAISED ON FISKE HILL, STURBRIDGE, MA.
JUNE 3,1784- TERRIBLE HURRICANE AUGUST 23,1786- SHASE'S INSURECTION IN MASS 1787- VERY HARD FROST MAY 17,1774- REMARKABLE TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE SUN JUNE 16,1806- A TERRIBLE TORNADO SEPTEMBER 23, 1815- COLD SUMMER BUT LITTLE CORN 1816.

HE DIED MARCH 15, 1778, OF SMALLPOX, WHICH HE CONTRACTED IN BOSTON WHILE SERVING AS REPRESENTATIVE OF HIS TOWN.

vii.       Hon Samuel FISKE was born 16 Feb 1712 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 30 Apr 1792 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Lydia BOND 21 Mar 1745 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

viii.       Grace FISKE was born 09 May 1714 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 28 Oct 1803 in HOPKINTON, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUSETTS?, married Benjamin GODDARD 25 Sep 1733 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ix.       Hannah Perry FISKE was born 19 May 1719 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 02 Sep 1813 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married William SMITH JR. 15 Feb 1744 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

34.       Jonathan FISKE Dea was born on 19 May 1679 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died on 27 Dec 1742 in Wayland, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 68. David FISKE and 69. Sarah DAY. He married Abigail REED about 1700 in Unknown.

35.       Abigail REED was born 29 May 1687 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She died 09 Aug 1769 in WAYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS. She was the daughter of 70. Capt William REED and 71. Abigail KENDALL.

Children of Jonathan FISKE Dea and Abigail REED are:

i.       Abigail FISKE was born Bef. 23 Jul 1704 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown.


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Generation 6 (con't)

ii.       Jonathan FISKE was born Bef. 09 Jun 1706 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Bef. 22 Nov 1751 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Jemima FOSTER 28 Jul 1738 in LUNNENBURG, WORCESTER CO., MASSACHUSETTS.

iii.       Keziah FISKE was born Bef. 08 Aug 1708 in Unknown, married Peter NOYES 12 Nov 1741 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

iv.       Lydia FISKE was born Bef. 16 Apr 1710 in Unknown, died 1776 in Unknown, married James PATTERSON 14 Oct 1730 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

+       13. v. Mary FISKE was born Bef. 30 Jun 1712 in Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 08 May 1783 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Nathan FISKE 21 Feb 1739 in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

vi.       Hepzibah FISKE was born 30 Oct 1713 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Joseph LIVERMORE 14 May 1747 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

vii.       Bezaleel FISKE was born 24 Aug 1715 in SUDBURY, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUETTS, died 06 Aug 1802 in HOLDEN, WORCESTER CO., MASSACHUSETTS, married Rebeckah RAND 11 Apr 1754 in SUDBURY, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUETTS; married Tabitha HYNS 07 Aug 1744 in HOLDEN, MASSACHUSETTS; married Beulah FROST 11 Nov 1742 in SUDBURY, MASSACHUETTS.

viii.       Samuel FISK was born 03 May 1717 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in BARRE, MASSACHUSETTS, married Abigail RICE 14 Jun 1753 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ix.       Beulah FISKE was born 11 Nov 1718 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Benjamin STONE 1737 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; married Benjamin EATON 23 Dec 1747 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

x.       William FISKE was born 04 Sep 1720 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Dec 1752 in SUTTON, MASSACHUSETTS, married Sarah CUTTING 13 Nov 1740 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

xi.       Sarah FISKE was born 26 Sep 1722 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Lt Richard HEARD 09 Apr 1746 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

xii.       Annah FISKE was born 1724 in Unknown, died Unknown in Unknown, married Henry SMITH 09 Jun 1747 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

xiii.       Dea David FISKE was born 04 Sep 1726 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Ruth NOYES 05 Dec 1750 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

xiv.       Benjamin FISK was born 28 Mar 1730 in SUDBURY, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSCHUSETTS, died Unknown in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, married Abigail MAYNARD 1752 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.




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Ancestors of Caroline FISKE

Generation 6 (con't)

36.       William FISKE was born on 23 Feb 1664 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He died before Mar 1742 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of 72. John FISKE and 73. Sarah WYETH. He married Hannah SMITH on 25 Oct 1693 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

37.       Hannah SMITH was born 27 Dec 1672 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She died 07 Dec 1728 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of 74. John SMITH and 75. Mary BEERS.

Children of William FISKE and Hannah SMITH are:

i.       William FISKE was born 24 Aug 1694 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

13       Dec 1702 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

ii.       Hannah FISKE was born 13 Oct 1696 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown.

iii.       Mary FISKE was born 16 Jan 1698 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died

13       Dec 1702 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

+       14. iv. Thomas FISKE was born 12 Sep 1701 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 28 Sep 1778 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary PIERCE

24       Jun 1725 in WATERTOWN , MASSACHUSETTS?.

v.       William FISKE Jr. was born 13 Mar 1704 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 28 Mar 1760 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Mary SANDERSON 14 Nov 1733 in WALTHAM, MASSACHUSETTS?.

vi.       John FISKE was born 24 Aug 1706 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died Unknown in Unknown, married Sarah CHILD 13 Jun 1734 in WESTON, MIDDLESEX CO., MASSACHUSETTS?.

vii.       Dea Samuel FISKE was born 04 Jan 1709 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, died 29 Mar 1761 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, married Anna BEMIS 26 Feb 1735 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.


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