||Ichabod Wiswall was related to a passenger on the Mayflower.|
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Ichabod Wiswall was born about 1637 at Dorchester, Massachusetts to Thomas Wiswall and his wife Elizabeth. He entered Harvard College in 1651. He may not have graduated. He taught for a while in Dorchester. He was ordained at Duxbury in 1676. He went to England in 1689 to obtain a new charter for the Plymouth Colony. About that time Increase Mather was in England and obtained a joint charter which included Plymouth as a apart of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Rev. Wiswall married twice: first to Remember [unknown surname]. They had a daughter Elizabeth born November 6, 1670. His second wife was Priscilla Pabodie. They married at Duxbury near the end of 1679. Six more children were born to the second marriage: Mercy, Hannah, Peleg, Perez, Priscilla and Deborah. He died testate at Duxbury on July 23, 1700, in his 63rd year.
Note: Additional background on the Charter Issue:
Bradford's History "Of Plymouth Plantation", Wright & Porter Printing Company,Boston, 1898.
Willison, George F., Saints and Strangers, The Cornwall Press, Cornwall, NY, 1943, Third Printing
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