Descendants of Nicholas Jacob
1. Nicholas1 Jacob was
born circa 1600 at Hingham, Norfolk,
England. He married Mary Gilman,
daughter of Edward Gilman, circa 1629 at Hingham, Norfolk, England. He died on 5 Jun 1657 at Hingham, Mass
Children of Nicholas1 Jacob and Mary Gilman were as follows:
- 2. i. John2, born 1630 at England; married Mary Russell.
- ii. Elizabeth was born circa 1631 at Hingham, Norfolk, England. She married John Thaxter on 4 Dec 1648 at Hingham, Mass. She died in 1725 at Hingham,
- iii. Sarah was born circa 1635 at Hingham, Mass. She married Thomas Loring on 16 Dec 1657 at Hingham,
Mass. She died on 20 Oct 1720 at Weymouth, Mass.
- iv. Joseph married Hannah
Bosworth at Hull, Plymouth, Mass. He
was born on 10 May 1646 at Hingham, Mass. He died on 9
Feb 1707 at Bristol, Mass, at age 60.
2. Capt John2 Jacob (Nicholas1) was born in 1630 at England.
He married Mary Russell, daughter of
George Russell and Jane (--?--), on 3 Oct 1661. He
died on 18 Sep 1693 at Hingham, Mass.
Children of John2 Jacob and Mary Russell were as follows:
- i. Jael3 married Matthew Cushing. She was born on 7 Sep 1662. She
died in 1708
- ii. David married Sarah
Cushing. He was born on 20 Jun 1664. He died in 1774.
- iii. Elizabeth married
Elisha Turner. She was born on 11 Apr 1666.
- 3. iv. Peter, born 12 Feb 1667 at Woburn, Mass; married Hannah Allen.
- v. Deborah married
Matthew Cushing. She was born on 8 Aug 1677. She died in 1755.
- vi. John married Sarah
Cushing. He was born on 31 Jul 1679.
- vii. Lydia married
John Goold. She was born on 8 Apr 1681.
- viii. Abigail married
Nathaniel Gill. She was born on 13 Nov 1683. She died in 1749.
3. Peter3 Jacob (John2, Nicholas1)
was born on 12 Feb 1667 at Woburn, Mass. He married Hannah Allen, daughter of Samuel Allen and Hannah Walley, on 7 Dec 1693. He died
in 1753 at Hingham, Mass
Children of Peter3 Jacob and Hannah Allen were as follows:
- i. John4 married
Merry Farrow. He was born on 17 Oct 1694.
- ii. Hannah married
Jacob Loring. She was born on 22 Dec 1696. She died in 1778.
- iii. Mary married
Abel Cushing. She was born on 29 Sep 1698.
- iv. Elizabeth married
Thomas Andrews. She was born on 9 Apr 1700. She died in 1768.
- v. Peter married Lydia
Lane. He was born on 25 Oct 1701.
- vi. Jael married
Benjamin Loring. She was born on 10 May 1703. She died in 1771.
- vii. Lydia married
Nehemiah Hobart. She was born on 16 Apr 1705. She died in 1736/37.
- 4. viii. Joseph, born 14 Apr 1708; married Ruth Wilson.
- ix. Abigail married
Joshua Herrick. She was born on 3 Dec 1709.
- x. Sarah married
Jonathan Lasell. She was born on 13 Jul 1712. She died in 1775.
- xi. Deborah married
James Fearing. She was born on 28 Aug 1714. She died in 1792.
4. Joseph4 Jacob (Peter3, John2, Nicholas1) was born on 14 Apr 1708. He married Ruth Wilson, daughter of Benjamin
Wilson and Elizabeth (--?--), on 26 Oct 1732
Children of Joseph4 Jacob and Ruth Wilson were:
- 5. i. Benjamin5, born 30 Aug
1744; married Susanna Beal.
5. Benjamin5 Jacob (Joseph4, Peter3,
was born on 30 Aug 1744. He married Susanna
Beal, daughter of Elijah Beal and Sarah Jones, on 24
Oct 1765. He died on 18 Mar 1788 at age 43.
Children of Benjamin5 Jacob and Susanna Beal
- 6. i. Susannah6, born 13 Mar
1766; married Ensign Barnes.
6. Susannah6 Jacob (Benjamin5, Joseph4,
Nicholas1) was born on 13 Mar
1766. She married Ensign Barnes,
son of John Barnes and Margaret
Curtis, on 8 Oct 1786. She died on 30 Jan 1849 at age 82.
Children of Susannah6 Jacob and Ensign Barnes were:
- i. Helen M.7 was born on 27 Aug
1807. She married Henry Kenney Horton, son of Gideon Horton and Temperance
Kenney, on 23 Jun 1834. She died on 18 Oct 1877 at age 70.