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Descendants of Edward Payson

Generation One

445. Edward1 Payson;273 born 3 Oct 1613 at Nazing, Essex, Eng;273 married Ann Parke, daughter of Wiilliam Parke, 20 Aug 1640 at Roxbury, MA;273 married Mary Eliot, daughter of Philip Eliot and Elizabeth Sybthorpe, 1 Jan 1642;273 died circa 1690 at Dorchester, MA.273

He " I. Major Edward Payson b Nazing, Norfolk County, England bapt

there October 13, 1613; d 1691; came to America 1633; settled

first in Roxbury, Mass.; member of the church therein 1634.

Contributed a subscription of 3 shillings annually for the

schools of the town. He d in Dorchester 1689. Married 1st

August 20, 1640 Ann Parks who was bur September 10, 1641;

2nd January 1, 1642 Mary Elliot, dau of Philip and sister of

John the Apostle to the Indians. He gave a Bible to each


Ch: By 1st wife

1. Mary b September 2, 1641; d unmar

By 2nd wife

2. John b 1643; m Bathsheba Tileston; dau of Thomas.

She d 1719

3. Jonathon b 1644 d unmar

4. Ann b 1646; d 1659

5. Joanna b 1650; d in a few days

6. Joanna (again) m Samuel Willis

7. Ann (again) bapt 1651; m Benjamin Tucker

8. Susanna 1653 d 1654

x 9. Susanna (again) b 1655 d 1737; m 1673 Samuel Capen

b 1648; d 1733

10. Rev. Edward b 1657; d 1732; m 1683 Elizabeth Phillips

dau of Rev. Samuel Phillips son of George Phillips

11. Ephraim bapt 1662; m Mary Phillips, sister to

Elizabeth. "102 He "PAYSON, EDWARD, Roxbury, freem. 13 May 1640, m. 20 Aug. 1640,

Ann Parke,perhaps sis. of William, and she d. 10 Sept. of the yr. foll.

hav. b. Mary, 8 days bef. who prob. d. young. he m. 1 Jan. 1642,

Mary Eliot, d. I presume, of Philip, had John, b. 11, bapt. 18 June

1643; Jonathan, 19, bapt. 22 Dec. 1644; Ann, 26 Apr. bapt. 2 May

1647, d. at 3 yrs.; Joanna, 5 Feb. bapt. 25 Mar. 1649; Ann, again, 3,

bapt. 30 Nov. 1651; Susanna, bapt. 28 Aug. 1653, d. next yr.; Susanna,

again, 27 June, bapt. 2 July 1655; Edward, 20, bapt. 28 June 1657, H.

C. 1677; Ephraim, bapt. 20 Feb. 1659; Samuel, 21 Sept. 1662; and

Mary, 19 Mar. 1665; the last three are not in the town rec. as he had

rem. to Dorchester. His w. or wid. d. 24 Mar. 1697. Susanna m. 9

Apr. 1673, Samuel Capen; and Mary m. 16 May 1682, Preserved Ca-

pen, and she d. 20 Oct. 1708."61 He " EDWARD PAYSON1, born October 3, 1613, at Nazeing, county Essex, England, came to America in 1633, settled at Roxbury, Mass., and was admitted to First Church in 1634. Giles Payson who came to Roxbury in the Hopewell was perhaps a brother of Edward.

Edward Payson was sworn a freeman May 13, 1640, and on August 20, 1640, married Ann Parke, daughter of William Parke of Roxbury, who died September 10 of the following year, eight days after the birth of a daughter Mary who died young. He married (2) January 1, 1642, Mary Eliot, sister of the noted Rev. John Eliot, "Apostle to the Indians:, and ca 1658 they moved to Dorchester. Mr. Payson died ca 1690; his widow March 24, 1697. By 1834, twenty-two of this name had graduated at Harvard, Yale and Dartmouth, and seven of the thirteen from Harvard were clergymen. "273

There were no children of Edward1 Payson and Ann Parke.

Children of Edward1 Payson and Mary Eliot were:

Generation Two

446. Ann2 Payson (Edward1);60 born 3 Nov 1651 at Roxbury, MA;60,61 baptized 30 Nov 1651 at Roxbury, MA;61 married Benjamin Tucker, son of Robert Tucker and Elizabeth Allen, circa 1670;60 died between 1689 and 1696.60

Children of Ann2 Payson and Benjamin Tucker were:

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