Generation 1: Henry Luce, born 1644 and died May 1687/88 in Tisbury; married about 1666 to Remember Litchfield, daughter of Lawrence Litchfield and Judith Dennis.
Generation 2: Thomas Luce, born about 1679 in West Tisbury, died 1 April 1727 in Tisbury; married about 1707 to Hannah Butler, daughter of Thomas Butler and Jemima Daggett. Thomas Butler is my 9th great grand uncle, and I descend from his brother John Butler (1625 - 1658)
Generation 3: Malatiah Luce, born 1710 in Tisbury, died 3 May 1801 in Nauvoo, Illinois; married Eleanor Harlow
Generation 4: Thomas Luce, born 1743 in Holmes Hole, Tisbury, Massachusetts and died about 1810 in Tisbury; married on 29 June 1769 in Holmes Hole, Tisbury to Hulda Butler, daughter of Shubael Butler and Hepsibah Daggett. She was born about 1747 in Edgartown. Shubael Butler is the son of Zephaniah Butler, my 8th great grand uncle. I descend from Zephaniah's brother, John (see above).
Generation 5: Phillip Luce, born 11 December 1771 and died 1 May 1847; married on 14 March 1811 in West Tisbury to Ann Manter, daughter of George Manter and Sarah Athearn. She was born 28 July 1778 in Tisbury, and died 14 June 1851 in Holmes Hole, Tisbury.
Generation 6: Nancy Luce, born 23 August 1814 in Tiah's Cove, West Tisbury and died 9 April 1890 in West Tisbury.
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