Tag Archives: Martha’s Vineyard

Robert Pease Sr. – Great Baddow

Robert PEASE Sr.– Great Baddow (1565 – 1623)  was Alex’s 12th Great Grandfather;  one of 8,192 in this generation of the Miner line. Robert Pease was born in 1565 in Great Baddow, Essex, England,.  His parents were John PEASE “The … Continue reading

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Philip Taber

Philip TABER (1604 – 1672) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line. Philip Taber was born 1 Sep 1604 at Tiverton, Devonshire, England.  Alternatively, he was born about 1605 in Essex, England. … Continue reading

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Augustine Williams

Augustine WILLIAMS. (1650 – 1692) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Miller line. Augustine Williams may have been born about 1650 or 1653 in Stonington CT or as according to LDS, he was born … Continue reading

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Lt. Andrew Newcomb Jr.

Lt. Andrew NEWCOMB Jr. (1640 – 1707) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Miller line. Lt. Andrew Newcomb was born in 1640 Wolborough,  Devon, England.  His parents were Andrew NEWCOMB Sr. and Susan COCK. … Continue reading

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Simon Newcomb

Simon NEWCOMB (1665 – 1745) was Alex’s 7th Great Grandfather; one of 256 in this generation of the Miller line. His 3rd great grandson was Simon Newcomb (wiki) (1835 – 1909), a famous Canadian-American astronomer and mathematician.  Simon Newcomb was born about 1665 … Continue reading

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Benjamin Newcomb

Benjamin NEWCOMB (1700 – 1775) was Alex’s 6th Great Grandfather; one of 128 in this generation of the Miller line. Benjamin Newcomb was born about 1700 in Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.  His parents were Simon NEWCOMB and Deborah LATHROP.  He married Hannah … Continue reading

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Capt Thomas Bayes

Thomas BAYES (ca. 1615 – 1680) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line. Thomas Bayes was born in 1615 in Norfolk or  Dedham in Essex, England. (His testimony given in June 1679 … Continue reading

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