Surnames from my Family Tree

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If a name appears in RED you can click on it to a "Surname Saturday" blog post, which will give the first few generations of the surname America (since immigration, if known) and my entire lineage down to my grandparents from that original surname.

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Paternal Lineage:

Allen- Eng > 1623 "Dorchester Co." >Salem MASS, Manchester-by-the-Sea, to Essex, MASS
Allen-  Braintree, MA and Martha's Vineyard
Allen - Salisbury MA
Abbott - Eng. > 1645 Portsmouth NH
Bailey - Rowley, MA
Baker - Kittery, Dover NH
Bairstow- Eng > 1635 Dedham, Scituate
Ball- Watertown, Lexington
Bill - Boston, Connecticut, Nova Scotia
Belcher - Ipswich MA
Bell - Charlestown MA
Bill- Eng > 1635 Boston, Winthrop, New London CT, Groton CT, Nova Scotia, to Salem, MASS
Bliss- Hartford CT,
Black - Salem MA
Bloggett- Eng > 1635 Cambridge, Woburn, MASS
Bollman- Hammersleben Germany > Lunenburg Nova Scotia (Hessian Soldier, Dr. Johann Daniel Bollman)
Bowen - Wales to Roxbury and Boston, MA
Bray - Gloucester MA
Bremner- Scotland > Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Brigham - Rowley, Braintree MA
Browning - Topsfield MA
Buckley- Salem, Danvers, MA
Buffum - Salem, MA
Buxton - Salem MA
Bullard- Watertown MA
Burrows/Burris- bef 1641 > New London CT, Groton CT
Butler- Martha's Vineyard
Call- Eng. 1636 Charlestown, MA
Caverly - Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Carter- Woburn, Burlington (Rev. Thomas Carter)
Chapin - 1635 > Roxbury, Springfield MASS (Deacon Samuel Chapin)
Chesebrough- Eng > 1630 Stonington CT
Clark - Plymouth and Duxbury, MA
Colliston/Collston, etc.- Salem, Reading
Colver - Connecticut
Convers/Converse- Eng > 1630 Charlestown, Woburn (Deacon Samuel Convers)
Cooke - Eng > 1638 Salem
Cox - Boston MA
Craighead - Scotland, Northern Ireland, Chilmark MA
Crispe -  Watertown, MA
Crosby- Eng > bef 1643 Rowley, Cambridge, Cape Cod, Nova Scotia
Daggett- 1630- Watertown, Plymouth, Martha's Vineyard
Davis- 1634 to Barnstable, Plymouth, Martha's Vineyard (immigrant Dolor Davis)
Doty - Edward Doty of the Mayflower, Plymouth, Marshfield, Plympton, MA
Dounton- Salem ( William Dounton, Salem jailor during the witchtrials)
Draper- bef 1640 > Roxbury, Norwich CT
Earl- Watertown
Emery- Eng > 1635 to Dover, Berwick, Kittery
Felton - Eng > 1633 Salem, Danvers, Peabody MA
Finck- Germany > Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Flint- Wales > Salem, Danvers, Reading MA
Folger - Eng > 1635 Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard
Follett- Salem MA
Fowle- Woburn, Concord MA
Foot/Foote- Eng > abt 1630 Plymouth to Salem, Danvers MA
Foote- 1633> Watertown , Wethersfield CT,
Garfield - Watertown MA
George- Charlestown, Lexington MA
Goodspeed- 1639 > to Barnstable MA
Gore- 1635 to Roxbury, Preston CT, Groton CT
Gorham- 1635 > Marshfield, Yarmouth, Barnstable MA
Gould - Salem, Massachusetts
Gould - Topsfield, Massachusetts
Gould - Maine
Green - Malden, MA
Hands- Eng > 1639 Charlestown
Hart - Watertown, Lynnfield, Reading, MA
Ham- Portsmouth, Dover, NH
Haughton- Wethersfield CT, Groton CT
Hawes- 1635? Duxbury, Yarmouth MASS,
Haynes - Sudbury MA
Heard/Hurd – Dover
Higgins- Eng > 1632 Plymouth, Martha's Vineyard
Hilliard - Hampton, NH and Martha's Vineyard
Hinckley- 1634/5> Scituate MASS, Barnstable
Hodson - Eng > 1636 Hingham >Dover NH
Homes - Northern Ireland, Chilmark MA
Hubbard - Salisbury MA
Hubbard - New London CT
Hull- Eng > 1635 MASS > Dover, NH (Rev. Joseph Hull)
Hutchinson - Salem, Essex County, MA
Hutchinson - Charlestown, Reading, MA
Ingraham- Northampton MA, Stonington CT, Boston,
Jacobs - Salem (from witchcraft victim George Jacobs hanged 1692)
Johnson- Eng> New Haven CT. > Rowley, MA
Jones- Eng > 1635 Watertown, Roxbury, MA
Jordan - Ipswich and Newbury MA
Kettell- Charlestown, Nantucket, MA
Langthorne- Rowley, MA
Lennox- Scotland > Lunenburg Nova Scotia
Long - Charlestown MA
Longfellow - Newbury, MA, Hampton Falls and Nottingham (Deerfield) NH
Longhorn / Langthorne - Rowley MA
Loomis- 1638 > Dorchester > Windsor
Lynde - Charlestown MA
Lyons- England or Ireland? > Connecticut, Nova Scotia
Masters - Watertown, MA
Mayhew- Martha's Vineyard, Plymouth,
Mead - Portsmouth, New Castle NH
Metcalf - Ipswich MA
Mixer- Eng > 1634 Watertown, MA
Mooers- Eng > 1638 Newbury, Lexington
Munroe- Scotland > 1652 Lexington, Billerica, Peabody, Danvers, MA
Nason - Eng > 1639 Kittery, Berwick, Dover NH
Norton - Weymouth, Dedham, Martha's Vineyard
Odiorne - New Castle, Rye
Osborn- Martha's Vineyard, Boston and Nova Scotia
Parker - England to Woburn MA
Parkhurst - Watertown, MA and Martha's Vineyard
Partridge - Duxbury MA
Perkins - Ipswich, MA and Wells ME and Chichester NH
Phelps- Andover
Pierce - Watertown, Lancaster, MA
Pierce - Charlestown and Woburn MA
Pickworth - Plymouth, Salem and Manchester MA
Platts- Rowley, Gloucester
Pope- Eng > 1634 Salem, Danvers
Porter- 1638 > Windsor CT, Nova Scotia
Prescott - Eng > 1638 Barbadoes to Lancaster, MASS
Proctor - Eng > 1635 Salem, Ipswich, Danvers, Peabody (John Proctor, witch trial victim)
Putnam- Salem, Danvers
Radsford/ Ratchford - Bridgewater MA to Nova Scotia
Rand - Eng > 1635 Charlestown, Nantucket, Nova Scotia
Redman - Hampton, NH
Richardson - Eng > abt 1635 Charlestown to Woburn
Roberts - Leeds Yorkshire England > 1915 Beverly MASS
Robinson- England, Leiden (Holland), Barnstable, Falmouth (Rev. John Robinson of the Pilgrims, son Isaac)
Roper - Hampton NH and Ipswich MA
Sawyer - Eng > 1636 Rowley, Lancaster, Woburn, MA
Schupp - Germany > Lunenburg Nova Scotia
Shatswell - Newbury MA
Simmons - Duxbury, MA
Simonds- Eng > abt 1635 Charlestown, Woburn, Burlington, Billerica
Skelton- Eng > 1629 Salem, Danvers (Rev. Samuel Skelton)
Skinner- 1635 > Windsor CT, Colchester, CT
Smith - Ipswich, MA
Smith - Wethersfield CT
Soule - George Soule of the Mayflower, Plymouth, Duxbury, Plympton, MA
Southwick - Eng> 1627 Salem, Danvers
Stacy - Eng > 1637 Salem MASS, Ipswich, Kittery
Stilson - Pemaquid Maine, New Durham NH, New Castle
Stone - Salem, Danvers MA
Stone - Watertown, MA
Taintor- bef 1650 > Windsor, New Haven
Tetherly- Berwick
Tew - Eng > 1642 to Newport, Rhode Island
Thompson - Eng > 1623 to NH and Kittery, Berwick (David Thompson)
Tompkins - Eng > 1635 Dorchester, Bridgewater, Salem
Tracy - Duxbury, MA
Trask- Salem, Beverly, Danvers
Treadway - Watertown MA
Treadwell - Eng > 1636 >Ipswich, Massachusetts
Tuck- Beverly, Manchester-by-the-Sea
Tufts - Charlestown and Malden MA
Tuttle- Boston, Ipswich, Essex, Portsmouth NH
Waite- Groton CT
Warren - Naseby, Northamptonshire, England
Wass- Boston, Martha's Vineyard, Windsor, Nova Scotia
Waters- Salem, Danvers, Reading
Weeks - Martha's Vineyard
Weld- bef. 1635 to Roxbury
Wells - Ipswich MA
Weymouth - Dover NH, Eliot Maine
Wilkinson - London bef. 1715 > Portsmouth NH> South Berwick Maine> Peabody Mass.
Williams - Salem and Manchester MA
Wilson - Salem, Danvers,
Worcester - Eng > abt 1639 Salisbury (Rev. William Worcester)
Wright- Woburn

Maternal Lineage:

Abbey - Salem and Wenham MA
Alcock - York ME
Allen - England to Newbury, Salisbury, Massachusetts
Allen- England > 1624 Dorchester Company to Gloucester, Manchester by the Sea, Essex MASS
Allerton- England > 1620 Plymouth, Marblehead (Isaac Allerton of the Mayflower)
Andrews- Ipswich, Essex MA
Andrews - Boxford MA
Ashby- Beverly, MA
Atkins - Phippsburg, ME and Abington, MA
Atwater - Boston MA and New Haven CT
Ayer - Salisbury and Haverhill MA
Bacon- England > about 1630 to Dedham, Bridgewater, Salem, Marblehead, MA
Baker - Ipswich MA
Balch- England > 1624 to Beverly, MA
Bangs- Plymouth, Eastham, MA
Bassett- England 1635 > Lynn
Batchelder- England > 1632 Hampton NH, Chichester NH, Essex (Reverend Stephen Bachiler)
Bates - New Castle (Great Island) NH
Beadle- England > before 1650 Charlestown, Salem, MA
Bearse- England > 1638 to Barnstable, MA
Beckett- England > before 1650 to Salem, MA
Beamsley - Boston MA
Berry- England > about 1631 Stawberry Bank (Portsmouth), Rye, New Hampshire
Bishop- Salem, Ipswich (Bridget (Playfer) Bishop, witch trial victim)
Blake - Hampton NH
Blackman - Stratford CT
Boutwell- Reading, MA
Bray- Gloucester, Salem, MA
Brewer - Boston MA and Hampton NH
Brimblecomb - Marblehead MA
Brown- Lynn, Reading, MA
Browning - Topsfield MA
Bulkely- Concord MASS, Reading (Reverend Edward Bulkely)
Bullen- England > about 1636 to Sherborne MASS, Brimfield MASS
Burnham- England > 1635 Ipswich, Essex, MA
Chesley - Oyster River (Dover NH), Greenland NH, Wells ME, Loudon NH
Chipman- England > 1631 to Plymouth, Barnstable, MA
Choate- England > 1643 Ipswich, Essex, MA
Clarke - Newbury, MA Nottingham and Deerfield, NH
Clements - Haverhill MA
Cloutman- Scotland? > about 1650 to Salem, MA
Cogswell- England > 1645 Ipswich, Essex, MA
Cole - Charlestown MA
Collins- England > 1637 Lynn, Salem, MA
Converse - Woburn MA
Corning- England > bef. 1638 Beverly, MA
Cowdry- Reading, MA
Cox- Boston and Abington, MA
Cree- About 1700 to Marblehead, Topsfield, MA
Crosby- England > about 1638 to Boston, Cambridge, Rowley, Harwich, Yarmouth Nova Scotia
Cross- Ipswich, MA
Dane- England > 1635 Andover, MA  (Reverend Francis Dane)
Davis- Gloucester, MA
Davis - Watertown, Roxbury, Chelsea, MA
Dearborn- Exeter, Hampton NH
Dixey - Lynn, Salem and Beverly MA
Doty- England > 1620 to Plymouth (Edward Doty of the Mayflower)
Dunnell/Dwinnell- France? (Huguenot) > about 1664 Topsfield
Downing - Salem, MA
Eaton- Reading, Lynnfield
Ellingwood/Ellenwood- England > 1635 Beverly
Emerson- Concord MASS, Reading MASS, Hancock NH, South Boston (Reverend Joseph Emerson)
Emmons- Ipswich
Everson- Kingston MASS,
Fairbanks- England > about 1636 to Dedham, Lancaster MA
Fiske - Salem, Wenham and Chelmsford MA
Fortune - Marblehead, MA
Foss- Portsmouth, Hampton NH
Foster - Gloucester MA
Friend - Salem and Manchester MA
Frost- Isles of Shoals
Fuller- England > 1635 to Ipswich, Beverly MA
Gale- England > Boston, Beverly, Salem MA
Garland - Charlestown, Hampton, Rye
Gardner - Boston, Salem, Marblehead MA
Gardner- about 1661 to Gloucester MA
Gibbons - Oyster River (Dover) NH
Giddings – England > 1635 Ipswich, Essex MA
Gifford- Ipswich MA
Glover - before 1638 in Marblehead, Salem MA  (Admiral John Glover)
Godfrey - Hampton
Goodhue- England > 1635 Ipswich MA
Gould - Topsfield, MA
Gould - Maine
Greene - Malden, Falmouth MA
Green - Malden, MA
Green - Cambridge MA
Guppy - Salem and Marblehead, MA
Haggett- England about 1638 > Salem, Wenham, Ipswich
Gyles - Salem MA
Hamblin- before 1639 to Barnstable, Yarmouth Nova Scotia
Harker - Lynn, MA
Harper- Sandwich
Haskell - England > 1635 to Salem, Gloucester, Rockport
Hele/ Haley/ Healy/ Healey - England > about 1630 to Lynn, Cambridge, Rehoboth, Yarmouth Nova Scotia, Beverly
Henderson- from Maine 1677 to Salem
Herrick- Salem, Beverly, Gloucester, Rockport
Hilliard - Salem MA
Hitchings - Lynn, Saugus, Salem, Hamilton
Hix/Hicks - Beverly, MA (possibly in Plymouth earlier?)
Homan - Plymouth? To Marblehead, Salem, MA
Hoogerzeil - Dordrect Netherlands > about 1820 to Beverly MASS
Hovey - Ipswich, MA
Hoyle - Marblehead, MA
Howland- England > 1620 to Plymouth, Duxbury (John Howland of the Mayflower, his brother Arthur)
Hudson - Boston MA
Huckins - England > before 1638 to Boston, Barnstable, MA
Hutchings - Haverhill, Newbury MA
Ingalls - England > 1629 Lynn, Ipswich, Gloucester
Irons - Boston MA
Jillings - Newbury
Kimball - Ipswich MA
Kinsman - England > 1634, Ipswich, Essex
Johnson - Topsfield, Worcester
Jones - Wales > about 1768 to Boston, Mass
Kelly - Isles of Shoals
Kendall - Woburn, Reading MA
King - Lynn MA
Knight - Boston MA, Dover NH, Hampton Falls NH
Knight - Charlestown, Topsfield, MA
Knight - Charlestown, Topsfield MA
Lambert - ?? Boston MASS
Lamprey - Hampton NH
Lane - Boston MA, Hampton NH
Larkin - Charlestown, MA
Lawrence - Ipswich MA
Leach- Salem and Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA
Lewis - Salem MA
Lewis - Saco Maine
Lillie - About 1650 > Reading, Woburn
Littlefield - Wells in Maine, Hampton Falls NH
Locke- Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton, Chichester NH
Lockwood - Cambridge MA
Mace - Isles of Shoals, Rye, NH
Marrian - Watertown MA and Hampton NH
Marshall - England > abt 1640 Salem, Ipswich
Mason - Salem, MA
Masters - Watertown, MA
Maverick - England > 1629/30 to Dorchester, Plymouth, Marblehead, Salem, Hingham, MASS  (Reverend John Maverick)
Mayo - Cape Cod and Boston MA
Mears - England > about 1750 Wenham, Essex MA
Mendall - Marshfield, Rochester MASS
Metcalfe - Ipswich
Morrill - Cambridge and Salisbury, MA
Morse - Dedham and Medfield MA
Mirick/Myrick - Wales > 1636 to Newbury, Charlestown
Newell - Charlestown MA
Norman - Marblehead, Salem, Manchester-by-the-Sea
Norcross - Braintree, MA
Norton - England > 1635 Ipswich, Hampton NH (Reverend William Norton)
Nudd - Hampton
Oliver - Salem MA
Page - England > 1637 Hampton NH
Parkhurst - Boston and Watertown, MA
Pearson - Lynn and Reading, MA
Perkins - England > 1630 Ipswich
Peters - England to Salem, MA
Philbrick - Watertown MA and Hampton NH
Phippen - Hingham and Boston MA
Pierce - England > before 1634 Charlestown, Wilmington, Woburn
Pitman - Marblehead MA
Playfer - Bridget Playfer Wasselbee Oliver Bishop hanged 1692, Salem MA
Poland - Wenham, Hamilton, Salem, Essex MA
Presbury/Preston, Presson - Sandwich, Saco ME, Beverly MA
Randall (possibly Kendall) - Boston, MA
Randall - Saco, ME, Beverly MA
Reed - England > 1635 Woburn MA
Rindge/Ring/Ringe - England > bef 1639 Roxbury, Ipswich
Robinson - England > Leiden HOLLAND > Falmouth, Barnstable, (Rev. John Robinson)
Rollins - Dover (Newington) NH
Roper - Ipswich MA and Hampton, NH
Sanborn - England > 1632 Hampton NH
Sawtell - Watertown and Groton MA
Shaw - Hampton NH
Sherborne - Portsmouth, NH
Sibley - Salem MA
Sleeper - England > 1640 Boston, Hampton NH, Kingston NH
Smith - Ipswich MA
Smith - Reading MA
Smith - Exeter and Hampton NH
Soule - England > 1620 Plymouth, Duxbury (George Soule of the Mayflower)
Sparks - Ipswich, MA
Spencer - Lynn, MA
Standford - Falmouth Maine, Gloucester MASS
Standish - England > 1620 to Duxbury, Plymouth (Myles Standish of the Mayflower)
Standlake - Scituate and Rochester MA
Staples - > bef 1639 to Weymouth, Braintree, Bridgewater MA
Stilson - Muscongus Island (Bristol) ME, Marblehead, New Durham NH, New Castle NH, Portsmouth, NH
Stone - England > 1635 to Salem, Beverly MA
Story - England > 1637 Ipswich, Essex MA
Swett - Isle of Guernsey > Newbury MASS, Hampton NH
Thompson - Scotland (Prisoner of War) about 1650> Ipswich MA
Thompson - Gilmanton NH
Tilley - of the Mayflower
Towne - England > 1640 to  Topsfield MA
Townsend - England > About 1635 Lynn, Reading MA
Treadwell - England > before 1637 to Ipswich MA
Tuck - Gloucester, Beverly MA
Tybott - Gloucester MA
Underwood - England > about 1637 to Watertown, Dorchester, Brimfield MA
Varney - Ipswich, MA
Verry - Gloucester, MA
Vinson/Vincent - England > 1635 to Salem, Gloucester MA
Walker - Lynn MA
Wallis - Portsmouth and Rye NH
Wallis - Cornwall > bef 1650 > Gloucester, Blackpoint Maine, Beverly, Ipswich MA
Warner - Ipswich MA
Ward - England > before 1636 to Hingham, Charlestown, Salem MA
Way - Dorchester MA
Weare - Newbury MA and Hampton NH
Webb - Salem MA
Webster - Ipswich, Haverhill, MA
Webster - England > before 1640 Watertown MA, Hampton NH
Welch - Kittery?, Chichester NH
Wells - Ipswich MA
West – Beverly MA
Weston - England > 1635 to Duxbury, Plympton, MA
Wheeler - Charlestown, MA
Whipple - Ipswich MA
Wilder - Hingham MA
Wildes - England 1635> Salem, Ipswich MA
Wilkes - Salem MA
Wilkins - Dorchester, Lynn and Middleton MA
Williams - Salem and Manchester MA
Wilson - Woburn MA
Window - Gloucester MA
Winn - England > 1635 Woburn MA
Winthrop - England and Massachusetts
Woodbury - Beverly MA
Woodward - Boston and Ipswich MA
Wotton - Gloucester MA
Wyman - Woburn (now Burlington) MA


  1. Lots of familiar names on that list. It seems you are related to both me and my husband, Ron. :)

  2. I am related to the Weld family. Went to Sturbridge, MA, then Morrisville, VT

  3. I have 21 matches that I know of, mostly on your maternal side.

  4. I am related to FOLGER but its on my paternal grandmothers side

  5. Replies
    1. Thanks for your kind comment! I hope you find something useful here at Nutfield Genealogy!

  6. I'm a descendant of Richard Waters and can confirm your information from a book written by my father's cousin (Jeanne Waters Strong) titled One Waters Family.

    Ian Waters

  7. I think we're cousins multiples of ways through both your parents (Allen, Doty, Tracy, Herrick, maybe Howland-Tilley that I spotted).