Ensign NOYES Benjamin, Esquire

Ensign NOYES Benjamin, Esquire[1, 2]

Male 1742 - 1811  (68 years)

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  • Name NOYES Benjamin 
    Prefix Ensign 
    Suffix Esquire 
    Born 29 Apr 1742  Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 2 May 1742  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • (Baptised by Rev. Moses Hale, Byfield Parish.)
    Will 22 Feb 1807  Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • (In the name of God, Amen. I Benjamin Noyes of Bow in the county of Rockingham and State of New Hampshire Esquire, being of a sound disposing mind & memory & being sensible of my duty to make a just disposition of my estate, do this twenty second day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seven make and ordain this my last will and testament in manner following, viz:

      I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Hannah one third part of my home farm in said Bow for and during the term of her natural life, all my household furniture for & during this same term of time, two of my best cows & four of my best sheep to be selected by her out of my cows & sheep after my decease. I also give to her the use & improvement of a good horse for and during the term of her natural life.

      Item I give to my son Thomas Noyes all my real estate in Dorchester in the county of Grafton to hold to him & his heirs forever.

      Item I give to my daughters Abigail Bunting, Hannah Emery, Judith Thompson, Mary Martin, Elizabeth Storey, Jane Lewis, Phebe Taggert, and Sarah Pratt all my real estate in Goffstown and Dunbarton in the county of Hillsborough to hold to them and their heirs forever as tenants in common and not as joint tenants and also given to my said daughters all my household furniture after the decease of my said wife to be equally divided amongst them.

      Item I give to my sons Clement & Benning all my real estate in said Bow to hold to them & their heirs forever furnish to their mother's third of the farm & subject to the demands of Samuel Story and Samuel [Prescott ?]

      Item I give to my said children all the rest and residue of my estate real & personal to be equally divided amongst them.

      Lastly I appoint my son Benning sole executor of this my last will & testament by his ???????????

      I pray God to this worldly estate to add his blessing and give my dear wife & children an inheritance amongst them who are satisfied by Benjamin Noyes.)
    _UID 9E670D38EB9ED5118A0644455354000079E3 
    Died 16 Mar 1811  Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8
    • (Æ. 69 y'rs.)
    Buried Aft 16 Mar 1811  Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • (Alexander Cemetery on River Road.)
    Benjamin Noyes gravestone
    Benjamin Noyes gravestone
    Benjamin Noyes obelisk (close-up)
    Benjamin Noyes obelisk (close-up)
    Benjamin Noyes
    Benjamin Noyes obelisk
    Benjamin Noyes obelisk
    Benjamin Noyes
    Benjamin & Hannah (Thompson) Noyes gravestones
    Benjamin & Hannah (Thompson) Noyes gravestones
    Benjamin Noyes
    Noyes - the long grey line
    Noyes - the long grey line
    Ens. Benjamin Noyes, Esqr.
    Notes 
    • Credited with service in the Revolutionary War as Ensign in Col. Moses Nicholas' Regiment, for expedition to Rhode Island, August, 1778. Benjamin administered his father's will.

      The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
      DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
      page 123
      Benjamin Noyes, (1742-1811), was a member of the Fourth Provincial Congress, 1775. He was born in Pembroke; died in Bow, N. H.
    Person ID I3470  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2010 

    Father NOYES John,   b. 20 Apr 1720, Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1770, Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother POORE Abigail,   b. 6 Jun 1721, Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1814, Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1741  Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10, 11
    Family ID F686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family THOMPSON Hannah,   b. 2 Dec 1744, Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1828, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1763  Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 12
    Children 
     1. NOYES Mary,   b. 29 Jun 1764, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1778  (Age 13 years)
     2. NOYES,   b. 7 Oct 1765, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1766, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. NOYES,   b. 7 Oct 1765, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1766, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. NOYES Abigail,   b. 11 Nov 1766, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1857  (Age 90 years)
     5. NOYES Clement,   b. 21 Dec 1768, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1836  (Age 67 years)
     6. NOYES Hannah,   b. 16 Jan 1771, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1858, Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. Capt. NOYES Thomas,   b. 8 Mar 1773, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1833  (Age 60 years)
     8. NOYES Judith,   b. 15 Oct 1777, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1868, Deerfield, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     9. NOYES Mary,   b. 11 Jun 1779, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1858, Peacham, Caledonia, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     10. NOYES Benning,   b. 9 Dec 1780, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1814, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     11. NOYES Jane,   b. 10 Aug 1782, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1866, Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     12. NOYES Elizabeth,   b. 10 Aug 1782, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. NOYES Phebe,   b. 10 Sep 1784, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1880  (Age 96 years)
     14. NOYES Sarah,   b. 21 Jan 1786, Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F997  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 2 May 1742 - Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Aug 1763 - Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 22 Feb 1807 - Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 1811 - Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 16 Mar 1811 - Bow, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S245] Book-Lineage of DAR, p.123.

    2. [S4572] Book-Gen & Fam Hist of the State of NH, 4:1586.

    3. [S65] Book-Noyes-The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I, p.80.

    4. [S658] Book-History of Pembroke, New Hampshire Vol. 1, p.550.

    5. [S244] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. I - Births, 1:357.

    6. [S744] Periodical-The Essex Antiquarian, 2:60.

    7. [S4708] Will - Bow, NH, Benjamin Noyes; will; 2/22/1807.

    8. [S86] Death-gravestone, Alexander Cemetery; Bow, N.H.

    9. [S1893] CD-SAR Revolutionary Graves.

    10. [S65] Book-Noyes-The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I, p67.

    11. [S488] CD-Family Archives #231.
      Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film #0496782

    12. [S4572] Book-Gen & Fam Hist of the State of NH, 3:1446.