Diamond/Deaman/Deamant

John Diamond

b.abt.1610 St. Petrox, Dartmouth, Devonshire, England; s/o parents ukn
d.July 9, 1667 Kittery, ME
m.June 2, 1635 St. Petrox, Dartmouth, Devonshire, England; Grace Sammon Sammois
b.Jan. 1, 1619 Dartmouth, England
d.aft.1661 Kittery, ME

CHILDREN included:

  1. Grace Diamond b.abt.1645 prob.Kittery, ME m.1667 Peter Lewis dau. Anne b.abt. 1670 Kittery
  2. John Diamond

NOTE: From Pioneers of Maine and New Hampshire 1623-1660 by POPE pate 55: DEAMON/DEMOND, ETC: John, rope-maker, Kittery, bought house and land June 15, 1651. Took oath of allegiance to Mass. govt. 22 Nov. 1652. One of the appraisers in the Gunnison case in 1653. Selectman. Took Walter, son of John Winser, late of Hemmick, Co. Debon, Eng. apprentice for 5 years from 9 Oct. next, May 3, 1660. Sold house and land on one of the Isles of Shoals 2 Nov. 1668 to Henry Maine and Andrew Deament, and another house with land Nov. 18, 1667, to his brother William Deaman.

Admin. of his estate was granted 9 July, 1667, to his son John.

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