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Samuel Maxfield (bef. 1643 - 1707)

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Samuel Maxfield
Born before in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusettsmap
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Husband of — married about 1671 (to 21 Aug 1691) in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusettsmap
Husband of — married 11 Dec 1691 in Dorchester, Suffolk, MAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusettsmap
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Biography

Samuel Maxfield was born between 1639 and 1643, probably in Dorchester, MA, the son of Clement Maxfield and Mary Denman. There is no birth record found.

Samuel married Mary Davenport in Dorchester in 1671. [1]

Samuel signed the petition of Dorchester citizens on 19 Oct 1664 recognizing royal authority, but advocating freedom from religious conformity for New England. He served along side his father in King Philips's war, at Punkapauge, 24 Apr 1676.

They had about 10 children. She died in 1691 and he married second Christian Pootter or Potter on 11 Dec 1691.[1]

Samuel died around March 1704 in Dorchester, age around 61.

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 New England Marriages Prior to 1700

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Maxfield-286 and Maxfield-2 appear to represent the same person because: Pretty clearly the same person, based on the same wife. No records I have been able to find pin down the year of birth. Savage suggests 1650, His first wife was probably born in 1649. Anderson does not address the family.
posted by Walter Howe

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