Joseph Hastings

M, b. 12 September 1657, d. 7 October 1695
FatherThomas Hastings b. c 1605, d. c 1685
MotherMargaret Cheney d. a 1685
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Pamela Joyce Wood
ChartsPedigree for Shirley M. Dean
Last Edited24 Nov 2013
     Joseph Hastings was born on 12 September 1657 at Watertown, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Hastings and Margaret Cheney. Joseph Hastings married Ruth Rice, daughter of Matthew Rice and Martha Lamson, on 21 November 1682. Joseph Hastings married Martha Shepherd in January 1684. Joseph Hastings died on 7 October 1695 at age 38.2 His estate was probated; Inventory dated 22 Oct 1695 showed he had his father's homestead.

Family 1

Ruth Rice b. 2 Apr 1662, d. 28 Jan 1682/83

Family 2

Martha Shepherd d. a 2 Mar 1694


  1. [S1130] The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Thomas Hastings.
  2. [S416] Lydia Nelson Hastings Buckminster, Descendants of Thomas Hastings, p.6.