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Timothy Symmes Sr (1683 - 1765)

Timothy Symmes Sr
Born in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusettsmap
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Husband of — married 31 Jul 1710 in Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusettsmap
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Died at about age 82 in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusettsmap
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Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2010
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Biography

Timothy Symmes was born about 1683 to William and Mary Symmes.[1]

Timothy Symme's marriage is recorded 31 Jul 1710 to Elizabeth (Collamore) Rose, widow, at Scituate.[2] [1] Elizabeth was the daughter of Jeremiah Rose and daughter of Capt Anthony Collamore.

Title: Captain[citation needed] (Note: The Symmes Memorial never refers to him as Captain, only his father is referred to as Captain Symmes.)

Children[3]

Hannah b 12 May 1712
Timothy b 27 May 1714
Anthony b 22 Sep 1716

Probate

The will of Timothy Symmes of Scituate, laborer was dated 23 August 1764 and proved on 8 June 1767 in Plymouth. He mentions his grandsons, John Cleves Symmes and Timothy Symmes, sons of his deceased son Timothy and his first wife, and his grandson, Ebenezer Symmes and William Symmes, sons of his deceased son Timothy and his last wife, now Lydia Potter. He appointed his good friend James Humphry, Esquire to be his executor. His inventory was taken on 18 August 1767 in Abington.[4]

In 1768, an account of his estate by James Humphry was recorded which included debts paid, funeral costs, gravestones, and administration fees.[5]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Vinton, John Adams, The Symmes Memorial, Boston, 1873, p 24
  2. Scituate Marriages Vol II:286, Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1621-1850 (Online Database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2016). https://www.americanancestors.org/DB190/rd/7799/286/141414275
  3. Vinton, John Adams, The Symmes Memorial, Boston, 1873, p 34
  4. "Massachusetts, Plymouth County, Probate Records, 1633-1967," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-997D-JQ3W : 20 May 2014), Probate records 1763-1771 vol 19-20 > image 305 of 641; State Archives, Boston.
  5. "Massachusetts, Plymouth County, Probate Records, 1633-1967," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G97D-JQS6 : 20 May 2014), Probate records 1763-1771 vol 19-20 > image 398 of 641; State Archives, Boston.
  • Gary Boyd Roberts, Notable Kin, Volume One, Published in cooperation with the New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts; 1998

Acknowledgments

  • This profile was created through the import of fitzmaster032511.ged on 27 March 2011.




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