Ruth Ames

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ruth Ames was born on 23 Apr 1735 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of Jacob Ames + and Ruth Shattuck +); died in in Massachusetts, USA.

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Family/Spouse: NN Adams. NN was born in Abt. 1732. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Jacob Ames + was born on 20 Mar 1703 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA (son of John Ames + and Priscilla Kimball +); died on 17 Sep 1755 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Died:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Jacob married Ruth Shattuck + on 14 Nov 1727 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. Ruth (daughter of Samuel Shattuck + and Elizabeth Blood +) was born on 6 Feb 1709 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 22 Jul 1758 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Ruth Shattuck + was born on 6 Feb 1709 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of Samuel Shattuck + and Elizabeth Blood +); died on 22 Jul 1758 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Died:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Notes:

    Married:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Children:
    1. Jacob Ames was born on 12 Dec 1728 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 02 May 1759 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. ^ Private Samuel Ames + was born on 11 Feb 1732 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 23 Jul 1808 in Cavendish, Windsor, Vermont, USA; was buried in Jul 1808 in Cavendish, Windsor, Vermont, USA.
    3. 1. Ruth Ames was born on 23 Apr 1735 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in in Massachusetts, USA.
    4. James Ames was born on 21 Mar 1739 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 3 Jun 1815 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, USA; was buried in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, USA.
    5. Jonathan Ames was born on 05 Jul 1743 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in in USA.
    6. John Ames was born on 15 May 1746 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in 1810 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.
    7. Elizabeth Ames was born on 13 Jun 1749 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in in Massachusetts, USA.
    8. David Ames was born on 07 Oct 1752 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 24 Sep 1834 in Hancock, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Ames + was born on 11 Oct 1670 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA (son of Robert Eames + |, I and Rebecca Blake +); died on 9 Jul 1724 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !
    • Relationship …: WR? Brandon Lee
    • Residence: Abt. 1717, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA

    Notes:

    Died:
    "John Ames, who was shot by the savages at the gate of his own garrison, 9 Jul 1724, was the father of Jacob, who married her (Mrs. Shattuck) Neice, Ruth Shattuck." Other references say 24 Jul 1726.

    John married Priscilla Kimball + on 3 Nov 1688 in New England, USA. Priscilla (daughter of Thomas Kimball + | and Mary Smith +) was born on 15 Apr 1673 in Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 24 Oct 1729 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Priscilla Kimball + was born on 15 Apr 1673 in Essex, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of Thomas Kimball + | and Mary Smith +); died on 24 Oct 1729 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Record is Bradford Village or Town.

    Children:
    1. John Ames was born on 11 Aug 1693 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 30 Jul 1743 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. Hannah Ames was born on 2 Feb 1695.
    3. Joanna Ames ?? was born on 25 Mar 1698.
    4. 2. Jacob Ames + was born on 20 Mar 1703 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 17 Sep 1755 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    5. Bethia Ames was born on 20 Apr 1707.
    6. Lydia Ames was born on 24 Feb 1710.
    7. Stephen Ames was born on 1 Sep 1712 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 19 Feb 1801 in Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire, USA.

  3. 6.  Samuel Shattuck + was born in 1673 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA (son of John Shattuck + and Ruth Whitney +); died in Abt. 1758.

    Other Events:

    • Relationship …: WR Watne

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Samuel married Elizabeth Blood +. Elizabeth (daughter of James Blood + and Elizabeth Longley +) was born on 27 Apr 1675; died in Abt. 1717. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth Blood + was born on 27 Apr 1675 (daughter of James Blood + and Elizabeth Longley +); died in Abt. 1717.
    Children:
    1. 3. Ruth Shattuck + was born on 6 Feb 1709 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 22 Jul 1758 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. David Shattuck was born on 04 Aug 1713 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Robert Eames + |, I was born in 1636 in England; died on 22 Jul 1694 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Departure: Bef. 1661, Boxford, Berkshire, England
    • Residence: 22 Jul 1694, Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA

    Robert married Rebecca Blake + in Abt. 1661 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. Rebecca (daughter of George Blake + and Dorothy Tweedy +) was born in Abt. 1641 in Massachusetts, USA; died on 8 May 1721 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; was buried in May 1721 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Rebecca Blake + was born in Abt. 1641 in Massachusetts, USA (daughter of George Blake + and Dorothy Tweedy +); died on 8 May 1721 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; was buried in May 1721 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !
    • _WLNK: http://historyofmassachusetts.org/timeline-of-the-salem-witch-trials/
    • _WLNK: http://www.17thc.us/primarysources/accused.php?id=59&pg=3
    • _WLNK: https://books.google.com/books/about/The_History_of_Boxford_Essex_County_Mass.html?id=-7Jzk2EhcNgC
    • History …: 19 Aug 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; Rebecca and Mary Lacey are examined for the 1st time before the Salem Magistrates, and Rebecca confesses. Rebecca testifies that she allowed her son Daniel to be baptized by the devil.
    • History …: 19 Aug 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; While standing in the crowd watching the witch hangings, Rebecca is accused of causing a pinprick in the foot of another spectator and arrested.
    • History …: 31 Aug 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; Rebecca is examined for the 2nd time before the Salem Magistrates, and Rebecca confesses. Rebecca also implicates Margaret Toothaker and Abigail Faulkner.
    • History …: 15 Sep 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "Mary Walcott affirmed to the grand Inquest: that Rebecca Eames: hath afflicted her at the time of her examination." Also affirmed by Mary Warren and Ann Putnam.
    • History …: 15 Sep 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; In two indictments, Rebecca is indicted for practicing and exercising detestable arts called witchcraft and sorceries upon Timothy Swan, and making a covenant with the evil spirit the Devil to serve and obey him.
    • History …: 17 Sep 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "Rebecca Eames, along with 9 others are condemned to die (by hanging). 4 of the 9 are executed just 5 days later on 22 Sep." Rebecca remains in prison.
    • History …: 5 Dec 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; Rebecca writes to the Governor requesting a pardon of her life.
    • History …: Mar 1693, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "Governor Phips receives instructions from England to end the trials and all proceedings. Phips issues a proclamation stopping all further court proceedings against accused witches and pardons the remaining accused in jail."
    • History …: 12 Sep 1710, Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; Rebecca writes to the General Court requesting £10.0.0 in compensation.
    • History …: 17 Dec 1711, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA; "Governor Dudley issued his warrant for the purpose of carrying out a vote of the General Assembly" to pay £578.12.0 to 21 of them in compensation. Rebecca received £10.0.0.

    Children:
    1. Hannah Ames was born on 18 Dec 1661 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died in Aft. 1694.
    2. Daniel Eames was born on 7 Apr 1663 in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died in Aft. 1695.
    3. Robert Ames, II was born on 28 Feb 1667/1668.
    4. 4. John Ames + was born on 11 Oct 1670 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 9 Jul 1724 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    5. Dorothy Ames was born on 20 Dec 1674.
    6. Jacob Ames was born on 20 Jul 1677.
    7. Joseph Ames was born on 9 Oct 1681; died on 27 Dec 1753.
    8. Nathan Ames was born on 19 Nov 1685; died on 11 Jan 1765.

  3. 10.  Thomas Kimball + | was born in Abt. 1634 in Haverhill, Suffolk, England (son of Richard Kimball + | and Ursula Scott + |); died on 3 May 1676 in Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !
    • Arrival: Abt. 1634, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "He came in 1634, with his father, and lived in Ipswich …"
    • Residence: Abt. 1660, Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "In 1660, he removed to Rowley …"

    Notes:

    Died:
    "He was killed by Indians, 3 May 1676, at Bradford, and his wife and five children were carried forty miles into the wilderness and were held there until 13 Jun, when they were returned."

    Thomas married Mary Smith +. Mary (daughter of Thomas Smith + and Joanna NN (Smith) +) was born in Abt. 1637; died in Abt. 1688. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mary Smith + was born in Abt. 1637 (daughter of Thomas Smith + and Joanna NN (Smith) +); died in Abt. 1688.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !
    • History …: 3 May 1676, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; "… his wife and five children were carried forty miles into the wilderness and were held there until 13 Jun, when they were returned."

    Children:
    1. 5. Priscilla Kimball + was born on 15 Apr 1673 in Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 24 Oct 1729 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

  5. 12.  John Shattuck + was born on 11 Feb 1647 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA (son of William Shattuck + |, I and Susanna NN (Shattuck) + |); died on 14 Sep 1675 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; was buried in Sep 1675 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !
    • _WLNK: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Shattuck-40

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Died:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay. He was drowned in passing Charlestown Ferry.

    Buried:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    John married Ruth Whitney + on 20 Jun 1664. Ruth (daughter of John Whitney + |, II and Ruth Reynolds + |) was born on 15 Apr 1645 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Ruth Whitney + was born on 15 Apr 1645 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of John Whitney + |, II and Ruth Reynolds + |).

    Other Events:

    • Relationship …: WR? Disney

    Notes:

    Birth:
    Province of Massachusetts Bay.

    Children:
    1. John Shattuck, II was born on 4 Jun 1666 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 8 May 1709 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. William Shattuck was born on 11 Sep 1670 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in Abt. 1744 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    3. 6. Samuel Shattuck + was born in 1673 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died in Abt. 1758.

  7. 14.  James Blood + died on 13 Sep 1692.

    Other Events:

    • Interesting …: !

    Notes:

    Died:
    "Her father, James Blood, was likewise killed (by Indians), 13 Sep 1692."

    James married Elizabeth Longley +. Elizabeth (daughter of William Longley + |, I) was born in Abt. 1642. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Elizabeth Longley + was born in Abt. 1642 (daughter of William Longley + |, I).
    Children:
    1. Mary Blood was born on 1 Sep 1672 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died on 4 Mar 1756 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. 7. Elizabeth Blood + was born on 27 Apr 1675; died in Abt. 1717.