Elwell/Elwill

______ Elwill

CHILDREN included:

  1. Agnes Elwill b.abt.1625 Ugborough, Devonshire, England d.Apr. 7, 1662 Ugborouth, Devonshire, England m.Oct. 16, 1642 William Kinge

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Robert Elwell

b.ca.1605-1612; parents ukn
d.May 18, 1683 Gloucester, MA
m.(1)Joanne (or Jane) Dalliber
b.abt.1612 near Stoke Abbot, England
d.March 31, 1675 Gloucester, MA
m.(2)May 29, 1676 Alice (______) Leach; widow of Robert Leach
d.Oct. 4, 1691

CHILDREN of Robert and Joanne included:

  1. Mary Elwell b.1634 d.1686 Gloucester, MA m.(1)Aug. 1 or 15, 1654 Samuel Dolliver in Gloucester m.(2)James Gardner
  2. Samuel Elwell b.Apr. 1635 Gloucester, MA d.Nov. 25, 1696 Gloucester, MA m.June 7, 1658 in Gloucester, MA Hester or Esther Dutch [nine children]
  3. unnamed child, bapt.Aug. 28, 1639 Salem, MA d.age 6 mos.
  4. John Elwell b.Feb. 23, 1640 Salem, MA d.Feb. 1710 m.Oct. 1, 1667 Jane Durin [seven children]
  5. Robert Elwell b.1639
  6. Isaac Elwell b.Dec.27, 1641 d.Oct. 14, 1715 m.(1)Mehitable Millett d/o Thomas and Mary (Greenaway) Millett m.(2)Mrs. Mary Rowe, widow of Hugh Rowe and dau. of Thomas Prince
  7. Josiah Elwell b.June 22, 1644 d.1679 or 1683 m.June 15, 1666 Boston, MA Mary Collins d/o John Collins. She m.(2)1679 John Cook and m.(3)Capt. James Davis
  8. Alice Elwell b.1646 Gloucester, MA
  9. Joseph Elwell b.May 1648 Salem, MA d.bef.Sept. 15, 1701 Gloucester, MA m.June 22, 1669 Mary Dutch Gloucester, MA [four children]
  10. Sarah Elwell b.and d.1651
  11. Sara Elwell b.May 12, 1652 Gloucester, MA d.Aug. 26, 1655
  12. Thomas Elwell b.Nov. 12, 1654 Gloucester, MA d.April 25, 1706 Gloucester, MA m.Nov. 23, 1675 Sarah d/o William Bassett of Lynn [seven children]
  13. Jacob Elwell b.June 10, 1657 Gloucester, MA d.May 21-28, 1658 Gloucester, MA
  14. Richard Elwell b.Feb. 1658 chr.Apr. 11, 1658
  15. Abigail Elwell b.1661 Gloucester, MA

Robert was living in Dorchester, MA in 1634. Moved to Salem after becoming a freeman May 13, 1640 was later elected selectman.

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Isaac Elwell

b.Dec. 27, 1641 Gloucester, MA
bapt.Feb. 27, 1642 in Salem, MA
d.Oct. 14, 1715 Gloucester, MA
m.(1)1664/5 at Gloucester, MA Mehitable Millett
b.March 14, 1641 Dorcester, MA
d.Sept. 28, 1699 Gloucester, MA
m.(2)Dec. 16, 1702 Gloucester, MA Mary (Prince) Rowe, widow of Hugh Rowe
b.d/o Thomas Prince
d.March 3, 1722/3; aged 65

CHILDREN of Isaac and Mehitable:

  1. Isaac Elwell b.Jan. 15, 1667 d.drowned Jan. 5, 1689/90
  2. Jane Elwell b.Nov. 21, 1668 d.bef.1722/23
  3. Jonathan Elwell b.Oct. 21, 1670 d.bef.1722/23
  4. Eleazer Elwell b.Jul. 16, 1673 m.Jan. 21, 1696/7 Em Dennen, dau. of Nicholas and Em (Brown) Dennen of New Harbor, ME [five children]
  5. Abigail Elwell d.Apr. 13, 1697 m.Jan. 25, 1692/3 George Stover
  6. David b.March 10, 1678 d.bef.1722/23
  7. Daniel Elwell b.Jan. 10, 1679
  8. Bethia Elwell b.Apr. 5, 1682 m.(1)Jan. 17, 1704/5 Abraham Rowe m.(2)Jan. 26, 1720/1 Peter Uran
  9. Joanna Elwell m.bef.1706 Lewis Tucker of Kittery [at least 3 children]
  10. Joshua Elwell b.Feb. 4, 1686/7 m.(1)int. Dec. 24, 1709 Alice Low m.(2)Nov. 28, 1717 Abigail Riggs [11 children]
    CHILDREN of Isaac and Mary included:
  1. Jemina b.ca.1704 d.Feb. 12, 1760 aged 56 m.Oct. 29, 1729 John Pool

Isaac was a cordwainer or shoemaker by trade and lived in Gloucester, MA. He was apprenticed at age seven to Henry Harwood of Salem whom he served for fourteen years.

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