Thomas Jewell II

Thomas JEWELL II (1643 – 1706) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line.

Thomas Jewell was born 27 Feb 1643 in Hingham Plymouth Mass. His parents were Thomas JEWELL I and Grissell FLETCHER. He married Susanna GUILFORD on 18 Oct 1672 in Hingham, Mass.  After Susanna died, he married Ruth Badger 17 Feb 1701 Newbury, Mass.  Thomas died 24 Oct 1706 in Amesbury Essex Mass.

Thomas removed from Hingham to Amesbury, Essex, Mass about 1687 and lived there the rest of his life

Susanna Guilford was born 2 Nov 1651 in Hingham Plymouth Mass. Her parents were John GUILFORD and Mary KNOWLTON.    Susanna died in 1702 in Amesbury Essex Mass.

After Thomas died, Ruth Badger Jewell married John Davis on 22 Dec  1707.

Children of Thomas and Susanna:

Name Born Married Departed
1. Mary Jewell 1 Oct 1674 Hingham Joseph Barnard
1 Dec 1693 Amesbury, Mass
Thomas Hoyt
18 Nov 1722 Amesbury
Amesbury, Mass
2. Thomas Jewell
21 Aug 1676 Hingham Martha Blood
6 Dec 1712 Dunstable, Mass
Tingsborough, Mass
3. Ruth Jewell 26 Aug 1678 Hingham 1685
4. Hannah Jewell 6 Mar 1681  Hingham Jul 1683
5. John J JEWELL 16 May 1683 Hingham, Plymouth, Mass. Hannah PROWSE
6 Jan 1702 Amesbury, Mass
9 Sep 1715 Amesbury, Essex, Mass
6. Hannah Jewell 14 Sep 1685
Hingham, Plymouth, Mass.
Jonathan Osgood
Essex, Mass.
Peter Thompson
19 Sep 1715
Salisbury, Essex, Mass,
7. Samuel Jewell 19 Feb 1688 Amesbury, Mass Sarah Ring
6 Nov 1712 Amesbury, Mass
Mary Staples (Daughter of Samuel STAPLES)
20 May 1742
Haverhill, Mass
8. Joseph Jewell 17 Nov 1691 Amesbury Anna Quimby
1 Jan 1717 Amesbury

Thomas removed from Hingham to Amesbury about 1687. (On the final settlement of the boundary line between New Hampshire and Massachusetts, that part of Amesbury where Thomas Jewell lived, and where his descendants reside, fell to New Hampshire, and is now South Hampton.)

Thomas married Ruth Badger 17 Feb 1702; and it seems from the following record, that he died soon after. ” John Davis and Ruth Jewell, wid. of Thomas Jewell jr. were m. Dec. 22, 1707, by Rev. Thomas Wells.” Thomas Jewell was several times tithing-man


1. Mary Jewell

Mary’s first husband Joseph Barnard was born 1665 in Amesbury, Essex, Mass. His parents were Thomas Barnard and Sarah Peasley. Joseph died 24 Oct 1706 in Amesbury, Essex, Mass.

Mary’s second husband Thomas Hoyt was born 26 Jan 1669 in Amesbury, Essex, Mass. His parents were Thomas Hoyt and Mary Brown. His grandparents were John HOYT and Frances TEWKSBURY. Thomas died 1741 in Amesbury, Essex, Mass.

2. Thomas Jewell

Thomas’ wife Martha Blood was born Oct 1692 in Groton, Middlesex, Mass. Her parents were James Blood and Abigail Kemp. After Thomas died, she married Joseph Parham (b. 13 Mar 1692 in Chelmsford, Middlesex, Mass.)

Thomas bought and sold lands at Dunstable, Mass. (Nashua, N. H. was then included) from Jan. 3, 1711 to March 9, 1721; his estate was inventoried Oct. 23, 1723 ; probated by Martha (then the wife of Joseph Penham) Nov. 4, 1727  It appears that the wid. Martha had one third of the estate of Thomas, Nathaniel two fifths of the remainder, Benoni also two fifths, and the daughter one fifth. Nathaniel sold his portion for  £95, to Thomas Harwood, March 29,1736 ; he being then of age and unmarried.

5. John J JEWELL (See his page)

6. Hannah Jewell

Hannah’s first husband Jonathan Osgood was born 2 Apr 1678 in Salisbury, Essex, Mass. His parents were William Osgood (b: 8 Oct 1648 in Salisbury) and Abigail Ambrose (b: 28 Dec 1654 in Boston). Jonathan died 3 Oct 1706 in Salisbury, Essex, Mass.

Hannah’s second husband Peter Thompson was born in 1693 in Salisbury, Essex Co., Mass. He was baptized 26 Jan 1706/07. His parents were John Thompson (Tomson) and Elizabeth Brewer.

7. Samuel Jewell

Samuel’s first wife Sarah Ring was born 07 Oct 1691 in Amesbury, Essex, Her parents were Robert Ring and Ruth [__?__]. Her grandparents were Robert RING and Elizabeth JARVIS.

Samuel’s second wife Mary Staples was born 1720 Haverhill. Her parents were Samuel STAPLES and Abigail PRINCE. Mary died in 1751 Massachusetts.

8. Joseph Jewell

Joseph’s wife Anna Quimby was born 23 May 1695 in Amesbury, Essex, Mass.


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