Eleventh Generation


1928. Anthony Day278 was born between 1613 and 1616 in England.278,321,348 Sailed on the "Paul" from England, July 16, 1635 - age 22 makes birth about 1613 He lived in London, Middlesex, England on 16 July 1635.278,321,333 He emigrated in 1645 from Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).232,278,321 Anthony lived " he bought house and lands" "formerly in the hands of Charles Glover" in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex) in 1657.348 He died on 23 April 1707 at the age of 94 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).278,321,348 He was buried on 25 April 1707 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).35 From the "Green Book" published 1967: "At age 19 he was one of the passengers on the "Paul", Leonard Betts, Master, which sailed from London, England July 16, 1635 bound for Virginia. He had a certificate to the Church of England issued by the minister of Gravesend. Where he landed, and where he spent the first 10 years of his residence in America is not known, but the records of Gloucester, Mass. show that Anthony Day sold land to John Pearce about the year 1643. He also purchased a house and lot of Edward Marshall in that town in 1657, in the "Poles".

From the "Green Book" published 1967: "In 1650 he married Susanna Mathcett, who survived him ten years, dying December, 10, 1717 aged ninety-three. He died in Gloucester, Mass., April 23, 1707 at age of ninety."

"A branch of the Anthony Day family moved to Maine and settled at Georgetown"

From Massachusetts and Maine families, vol. 3 - Vinson of Gloucester:

This said about William Vinson (Vincent):

"He was also frequent as a plaintiff or defendant in the civil side of the courts. Twice his zeal got him into trouble. In 1649 he said that his servant Susan Matchett was not virtuous, and Anthony Day, the young woman's prospective husband, haled Vinson into court and produced a confession of error." Susanna Matchett and Anthony Day were married on 23 April 1650 in Ipswich, Massachusetts (Essex).278,321

1929. Susanna Matchett was born in 1623/4.278,321,348,390 "dying December 10, 17171, aged ninety three." She died on 10 December 1717 at the age of 93 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).278,321,348

Children were:

964

i.

Thomas Day-274.

ii.

Timothy Day Sr.255,278 was born about 1653 in of Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).35,255,348,391 He died on 8 April 1723 at the age of 70 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).391 according to Boston and Eastern Massachusetts Thomas Day married a Phebe Wilder

iii.

John Day278 was born on 28 April 1657 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348,392,393 He died on 8 March 1736/7 at the age of 79 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).392 was living in 1715

iv.

Ezekial Day278 was born on 12 March 1660 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348 He died on 12 July 1660 at the age of 0 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348

v.

Ezekial Day 2nd278 was born on 19 May 1662 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348 He died on 18 February 1724 at the age of 61 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).176

vi.

Nathaniel Day278,394 was born on 9 September 1665 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348,395 He died on 25 February 1734/5 at the age of 69 in Attleboro, Massachusetts (Bristol).395,396 It appears that he died or moved from town before 1721
death shown as 5 Feb 1735
death in his 71st yr., called "ye aged"

vii.

Elizabeth Day278 was born on 2 February 1667 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348 She died on 6 October 1728 at the age of 61 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).176

viii.

Samuel Day278 was born on 25 February 1669 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348 He died on 11 November 1749 at the age of 80 in Attleboro, Massachusetts (Bristol).176

ix.

Joseph Day278 was born on 4 April 1672 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).348 He died on 14 June 1742 at the age of 70 in Gloucester, Massachusetts (Essex).176