ID #584, (1600-1684)
|Relationship||8th great-grandfather of Linda Sargent|
Lewis Jones was born in 1600. Common Welch name. Family tradition says Lewis is from Wales. Over 50 families by the name of Jones were in New England before 1700. He married Anna Stone, daughter of Simon Stone and Joan Clark, s 1638.1 Lewis immigrated in 1640 to Roxbury, Massachusetts, Resident of Roxbury after he arrived in New England in 1640. He joined the church at Roxbury in 1640 of which Rev. John Eliot was the pastor. He lived in "the Nookes" contiguous to Dorchester, not far from "Roxbury brook". On 23 Apr 1679 Lewis sold 3 acres of land, bounded with the farm land of Holden and "the great Fresh Pond surrounding the same" to Justinian Holden for 12 cords of wood. He moved to Watertown 1650/51. On 23 Apr 1679 Lewis sold 3 acres of land, bounded with the farm land of Holden and "the great Fresh Pond surrounding the same" to Justinian Holden for 12 cords of wood. He died on 11 Apr 1684 in Watertown, Massachusetts. He left a will dated 7 Jan 1678 in Watertown, Massachusetts. With his mark. His estate valued 62.2 £. A codicil dated 19 Apr 1682. Will proved 14 Jun 1684. The will mentions wife Anna, sons Shubael and Josiah, daughter Lydia Whitney. Son Josiah executor, friend and brother John Stone overseer.2
|Anna Stone b. 1622, d. 1 May 1680|
|Charts||Ancestors of Joseph Bradford Sargent|
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