ORDWAY Hannaniah[1, 2]

Male 1665 - 1758  (92 years)


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  • Name ORDWAY Hannaniah 
    Born 2 Dec 1665  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • (incorrectly spelled Hannah in VR.)
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Dec 1665  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    _UID CDD693E795E1D5118A064445535400003964 
    Died Jun 1758  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Notes 
    • A sign on the road from Newburyport to West Newbury says 'The Only Indian Killed in West Newbury was Shot by Hananiah Ordway'.
    Person ID I45993  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2009 

    Father ORDWAY James,   b. 1624,   d. Aft 1711  (Age > 88 years) 
    Mother EMERY Anne,   b. Abt 1631, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1687, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1648  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    • (spelled Ardway in VR.)
    Family ID F13423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 MERRILL Abigail,   b. 13 Aug 1665, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1708, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married Bef 1690  [3, 12
    • (based on birth of first child.)
    Children 
     1. ORDWAY Rebecca,   b. 22 Dec 1690, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1769  (Age 78 years)
     2. Lieut. ORDWAY Nathaniel,   b. 3 Jul 1695, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1765, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. ORDWAY Abigail,   b. 2 Aug 1693, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. ORDWAY Johanah,   b. 15 Apr 1698, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1772, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. ORDWAY Elizabeth,   b. 15 Feb 1701/2, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. ORDWAY Mary,   b. 1706, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F18108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 SMITH Rebecca,   b. 5 Aug 1669, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Mar 1711  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F30063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Dec 1665 - Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 2 Dec 1665 - Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Mar 1711 - Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun 1758 - Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    'Native American' killed by Hannaniah Ordway sign
    "Native American" killed by Hannaniah Ordway sign
    This sign is located in front of the Hananiah Ordway property (the old house is long since gone).
    This is on Indian Hill Street in West Newbury.
    The old sign used to say that "the only Indian killed".

  • Sources 
    1. [S4427] Book-Massachusetts: a guide to its places and people, p.516.

    2. [S5878] Book-DAVIS-Gen of the Anc & Desc of Capt. Francis Davis, p.15.

    3. [S195] Book-Merrill Memorial, 1:167.

    4. [S244] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. I - Births, 1:372.

    5. [S4105] Book-Genealogical Records of Descendants of John and Anthony Emery of Newbury, p.3.

    6. [S281] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. II - Marriages & Deaths, 2:680.

    7. [S116] Book-Old Families of Salisbury & Amesbury, MA, p.153.

    8. [S1594] Book-The Great Migration Begins, Vol. II 1634-35, p.449.

    9. [S175] Book-Torrey; NE Marriages Prior to 1700, p.545.

    10. [S1237] Periodical-NEHGR, 89:377.

    11. [S281] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. II - Marriages & Deaths, 2:19.

    12. [S116] Book-Old Families of Salisbury & Amesbury, MA, p.244.

    13. [S281] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. II - Marriages & Deaths, 2:365.