Saturday, June 16, 2018

Surname Saturday -- LNU (England to colonial New England)

It's Surname Saturday, and I'm "counting down" my Ancestral Name List each week.  

I am working in the 9th great-grandmothers by Ahnentafel number, and I am up to Ancestor #2125 who is Sarah LNU (1624-1665). 
[Note: the earlier great-grandmothers and 9th great-grandfathers have been covered in earlier posts.]

My ancestral line back through one generation in this LNU family line is:

1. Randall J. Seaver

2. Frederick Walton Seaver (1911-1983)
3. Betty Virginia Carringer (1919-2002)

4. Frederick Walton Seaver (1876-1942)
5. Alma Bessie Richmond (1882-1962)

8. Frank Walton Seaver (1852-1922)
9. Hattie Louise Hildreth (1857-1920)

16. Isaac Seaver (1823-1901)
17. Lucretia Townsend Smith (1827-1884)

32. Benjamin Seaver (1791-1825)
33. Abigail Gates (1797-1869)

66.  Nathan Gates (1767-1830)

67.  Abigail Knowlton (1774-1855)

132.  Simon Gates (1739-1803)
133.  Susanna Reed (1745-1833)

264.  Amos Gates (1706-1783)
265.  Mary Hubbard (1712-1754)

530.  Samuel Hubbard (1687-1753)
531.  Sarah Clark (1681-1720)

1062.  Samuel Clark (1646-1730)
1063.  Rachel Nichols (1654-1722)

2124.  Arthur Clark, born about 1620 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England; died 30 October 1665 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.  He married before 1644 in Massachusetts, United States.
2125.  Sarah LNU, born about 1624 in England; died 1665 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

Children of Arthur Clark and Sarah are:

i. Sarah Clark, born before 10 March 1644 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; died in

ii. Samuel Clark, born before 01 November 1646 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; died 30 January 1730 in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States; married Rachel Nichols (1654-1722) about 1676 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

Information about this Clark family was obtained from Massachusetts vital records.  A sketch of Arthur Clark is in:

*  William Richard Cutter (editor), New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation, Volume II,  (New York : Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1913), pages 864-5, Arthur Clark sketch.

The FamilySearch Family Tree profile for Sarah LNU says her maiden name was Thayer, according to a MyHeritage tree.  
I have done no original research on this Clark line.  


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