Does anyone have information on Duncan and Ann Stewart who lived in Rowley MA 1659-1729?

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Duncan Stewart captured at the Battle of Dunbar 1651, came to the colonies same year. Was indentured to George Hadley. Married Ann Winchurst in 1654. There is some question of Ann's maiden name, I have seen Winchurst, Winehurst and Winchester. I am a descendent through their son Samuel.
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BIRTH:  STEWART CLAN MAGAZINE, V39:#10:214:(APR 1962)
               DEPOSED IN 1698 THAT HE WAS ABOUT 75 YRS OLD  (STEWART CLAN, 2:19 (1923))
                    That would put his birth at about  1623/1624
!MARR:   STEWART CLAN, 2:19:(1923)
!DEATH:  SAVAGE:  GEN DICT OF NE, 190
                 STEWART CLAN, 2:19:(1923)

RES:  SCOTLAND (WAS REPUTED TO BE A HIGHLANDER)
      IPSWICH, MA by ca. 1654-1659
      NEWBURY, MA  ca 1659-1680
          -OCCUPIED A FARM FOR SEVERAL YEARS AT NEWBURY FALLS, BELONGING TO THE  ESTATE OF GOV. DUMMER. (IPSWICH DEEDS, BK 4, LEAF 370)
           AFTER DIVISION OF THE ESTATE, 23 NOV 1680, HE REMOVED TO ROWLEY, MA, TO WHAT IN 1923 BECAME A PORTION OF THE CALDWELL FARM IN BYFIELD  PARISH.
          -SOLD TO CAPT. STEPHEN GREENLEAF, OF NEWBURY, THE RATE LOT & RIGHT IN UNDIVIDED LANDS BELONGING TO "MY SON CHARLES, LATE OF NEWBURY, DECEASED."  DATED 20 FEB 1698/99.  ESSEX DEEDS 16:17
          -BOUGHT 100 ACRES OF LAND AT BLUE POINT (SCARBOROUGH), ME FROM T. COLLINS, 1680.  TAXED THERE, 1681.  SOLD LAND TO FRANCIS WAINWRIGHT, 1708.
           NOYES: MAINE & NH GEN, 661
      ROWLEY, MA-- BYFIELD PARISH ca 1680+
          -NORTHWEST OF RYE PLAIN BRIDGE & LONG HILL WHEN MINISTER'S RATES WERE ABATED, 16 MAR 1702/03                       STEWART CLAN, 2:19 (1923)
          -WITH SON, JOHN, 1707+     SUFFOLK CT. FILES 19:265

OCC:  SERVANT TO GEORGE HADLEY   (ESSEX CT FILES, 2:130)
      SHIPWRIGHT?  (SAVAGE, 190) (NEHGS REG 25:125-128)  (This was later disproved)
      FARMER
      CHOSEN AS FENCE VIEWER, W/ BENJAMIN GOODRIDGE, 22 MAR 1685/86, NEWBURY
      LISTED AS TITHINGMAN, 22 MAR 1685/86, NEWBURY

TAXED IN NEWBURY, AUG 1688:
      1 HEAD (CATTLE?); 7 COWS--3-3 YR OLD, 1-2 YR OLD; 14 SHEEP; 1 HORSE,
      1 HOG, 2 OXEN
      NEHGS REG 32:157

TAXED IN ROWLEY, 1691
      2 POUNDS LEGAL TENDER
      STEWART CLAN, 2:19 (1923)
MIL:  CAPTURED IN BATTLE WHILE IN THE SCOTTISH ROYALIST ARMY BY ENGLISH
      PARLIAMENTARY ARMY DURING ENGLISH CIVIL WAR.  TRANSPORTED TO MASS.

REL:  ADM. TO ROWLEY CH, 26 SEP 1703      STEWART CLAN 2:19: (1923)

CHILDREN:  ADDITIONALLY, WILLIAM STEWART, WHO MARRIED ABIGAIL TANDLY (OR
           STANLEY), AND GEORGE STEWART, WHO MARRIED SARAH (?) MAY BE
           CHILDREN OF DUNCAN STEWART, BUT IT IS NOT POSITIVE.
   Genealogical & Family History of Maine (Little, ed.) does not list Jane, Anna or Solomon as children of Duncan and
        Anne.
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