Capt. WAINWRIGHT Simon

Capt. WAINWRIGHT Simon

Male 1660 - 1708  (47 years)

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  • Name WAINWRIGHT Simon 
    Prefix Capt. 
    Born 20 Nov 1660  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 9A030A34175BC542A4F620F2077B0D43D23C 
    Died 29 Aug 1708  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Aft 29 Aug 1708  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Pentucket Cemetery 
    1708 Haverhill Massacre monument
    1708 Haverhill Massacre monument

    Rev. Benjamin Rolfe
    Mehetabel (Wainwright) Rolfe
    Mehetable Rolfe
    Capt. Samuel Ayer
    Capt. Simon Wainwright
    Lieut. John Johnson
    Katherine (Skipper) Johnson
    Ruth (Wiliford) Ayer, wife of Thomas Ayer
    Ruth Ayer, daughter of Thomas Ayer
    Ruth (Bradley) Johnson, wife of Thomas Johnson
    Hannah (Frame) (Hartshorn) Smith
    John Hartshorn, Jr.
    John Hartshorne, III, son of John Hartshorne, Jr.
    Thomas Hartshorne, son of John Hartshorne, Jr.
    Jonathan Hartshorne, son of John Hartshorne, Jr.
    Joanna [Hartshorne], step-mother of John, Jr.
    John Dalton

    Several soldiers from Salem also died in this massacre, among them:
    William Coffin, husband of Sarah (Ahorn)
    Veren Lindall
    Samuel Sibley, husband of Sarah (Wells)




    1708 Haverhill Massacre monument
    1708 Haverhill Massacre monument
    Capt. Samuel Ayer
    Capt. Simon Wainwright
    Lieut. John Johnson
    Capt. Simon Wainwright gravestone
    Capt. Simon Wainwright gravestone

    HERE LYES BURIED Ye BODY
    OF CAPt SIMON WANWRIGHT
    ESQr WHO WAS BARBEROUSLY
    SLAINE BY Ye FRENCH &
    INDIEN ENIMIE ON AUGUST
    Ye 29 1708 ÆTATIS SUA 48

    Person ID I54816  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2015 

    Father Colonel WAINWRIGHT Francis,   b. CA 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1692, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother SEWELL Phillipa,   c. 8 Mar 1628/9, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1669, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married Abt 1647  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Family ID F35747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 GILBERT Sarah,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Oct 1681  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. WAINWRIGHT Sarah,   b. 17 Jul 1682,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. WAINWRIGHT Mehitabel,   b. 24 Jan 1683, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F30437  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 PIERCE Anne,   b. 22 May 1666, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Oct 1688  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Children 
     1. Capt. WAINWRIGHT John,   b. 30 Oct 1690, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1721, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F21736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 WILLIAMS Mary,   b. 24 Nov 1663, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Aug 1700  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F43408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Nov 1660 - Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Oct 1681 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Oct 1688 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Aug 1700 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Aug 1708 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Pentucket Cemetery - Aft 29 Aug 1708 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Haverhill 1708 residences
    Haverhill 1708 residences
    from the book "Red Sunday" by Francis W. Cronan

  • Sources 
    1. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #17239022.

    2. [S1237] Periodical-NEHGR, 67:269 Genealogical Research In England.

    3. [S297] Book-VR Haverhill, MA, 2:482.

    4. [S86] Death-gravestone, Pentucket Cemetery; Haverhill, MA.

    5. [S175] Book-Torrey; NE Marriages Prior to 1700, p.770.

    6. [S344] Book-Old Kittery and Her Families, p.416.

    7. [S116] Book-Old Families of Salisbury & Amesbury, MA, p.285.