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THE LUMMUS FAMILY OF IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS, Part 2
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011. SAMUEL LUMMUS, son of Samuel and Hannah (White-Divoll) Lummus, was born in Ipswich, 14 Feb., 1679, and married[, 1st](int.) 8 Dec., 1709, Mary Love [Leithe] of Boston, daughter of F. Leithe, who died 29 Nov., 1744, in her 58th year. He married, 2d, 27 Dec., 1746, widow Susanna Smith of Salem. He died 9 Dec., 1754 (leaving wife Susannah), in the Hamlet Parish in Ipswich, where he resided. His will (Essex Probate Docket, 17,356), dated 31 Jan., 1750, and proved 23 Dec., 1754, provides "wife Susannah to have and enjoy the four acres of land and buildings thereon described in an instrument dated 24 Jan., 1746, between me my s'd wife and Abel Gardner, according to the true intent and meaning of said instrument which is in lien of her right of dower." The homestead consisted of nine pieces, 93 acres, with buildings, farming tools, etc., 600 pounds. 0 (shillings). 00 (pence). Son John was executor. Dame Hannah, wife of Ebenezer Kilham, and Dame Frances, wife of Francis Quarles, each had 46 pounds. 13 (shillings). 4 (pence). The two daughters to have bond due from John Leathe and all household stuff; grand-daughter Mary Lummus had clock; Mary Kilham had the chaise, and son John the remainder, both real and personal estate.

Children:--

027. MARY, b. 26 Oct., 1712; d. (bur.) Oct., 1736.
028. HANNAH, bapt. 20 Mar., 1714; m. (int.) 18 Oct., 1738; Ebenezer Kilham of Boxford, where he lived. Chn.: (1) Mary Kilham, b. 2 Feb., 1740; (2) Hannah Kilham, b. 25 Sept., 1742(, d. young?); (3) Thomas Kilham(, bp. Mar. 31, 1745); (4) Nathaniel, b. 22 June, 1747; (5) Hannah Kilham(, b. 9 June, 1755).
029. SAMUEL, bapt. 28 July, 1717; d., unm., -- Aug., 1738.
030. FRANCES, bapt. -- Feb., 1719-20; m. 30 Sept., 1741, Francis, s. Francis Quarles of Ipswich, where they lived. He was bapt. 3 Aug., 1718; d. 30 Apr., 1787, ae. 68 y.
031. JOHN, bapt. 23 Sept., 1722. [Note: My cousin David Montegna's 6-times-great grandfather]
032. NATHANIEL, b. 21 Feb., 1724-5; d. Aug., 1726.
033. NATHANIEL, b. 12 Nov., 1727.

031. JOHN LUMMUS, son of Samuel and Mary (Love) Lummus, was born in Ipswich, 17 June, 1722, and married (int.) 30 April, 1743, Hannah*, daughter of Nehemiah Porter of Ipswich. He settled in Ipswich Hamlet, where he died 18 May, 1785. She died 14 Dec., 1787, in her 64th year. His will, made 30 Oct., 1773, proved 7 June, 1785 (Essex Probate Docket, 17,348), gives to wife Hannah her dower and all indoor movables and household furniture. The rest and residue of real and personal estate equally, saving to his eldest son John 100 pounds thereout more in value by estimation than either of the others. To my eldest daughters, Mary Lamson and Elizabeth Shepard, 60 pounds each in addition to what I have given them. to my two daughters Hannah and Sarah, 100 pounds each. Value of real and personal estate, 3,377 pounds.11 (shillings).9 (pence).

The will of widow Hannah Lummus, made 27 April, 1787, proved 4 March, 1788 (Essex Probate Docket, 17,347), provided "that each of my sons, John Lummus, Samuel Lummus, Aaron Lummus, and Porter Lummus, as also my two eldest daughters, Mary Lamson and Elizabeth Shepard, be desired to accept some small memorials of me of the value of five shillings each." The residue was bequeathed to two daughters Hannah Lummus and Sarah Lummus, to be divided between them in equal parts.

Children:--

063. JOHN, b. 23 June, 1744; settled in Rowley, and d., unm., Jan. 8, 1820.
064. MARY, b. 30 July, 1746; m. William Lamson, and lived at Mt. Vernon, N.H.
065. HANNAH, b. 27 May, 1749; d. young.
066. SAMUEL, b. 31 July, 1751. [Note: My cousin David Montegna's 5-times-great grandfather]
067. ELIZABETH, b. 31 May, 1753; m. ----- Shepard, and lived at Amherst, N.H.; d. Jan. 16, 1838.
068. HANNAH, b. 27 May, 1755; d., unm., 16 Aug., 1843.
069. DR. AARON, b. 17 Aug., 1757.
070. SARAH, b. 7 Aug., 1759; d., unm., 16 Apr., 1828.
071. PORTER, b. 9 Nov., 1763.

*Note: Hannah (Porter) Lummus, daughter of Nehemiah and Hannah (Smith) Porter, was born 4 March, 1724. Her siblings are Rev. Nehemiah Porter, b. 22 March, 1720[; m., 1st, Rebecca Chipman, 14 Feb., 1749; m., 2d, Elizabeth (?????)]; Samuel Porter, b. 17 May 1722; Sarah Porter, b. 30 May 1726[; m. Solomon Lufkin, at Chebacco, 7 Aug., 1752]; Lydia Porter, b. 30 July, 1728[; m. Edmund Patch, (int.) 8 Nov. 1746]; a child, b. -- Feb., 1730, d. (bur.) -- Feb., 1730; Ebenezer Porter (twin), b. 16 July, 1732[; m. Lydia Cummings, 17 Dec., 1755]; and Hazadiah Porter (twin), b. 16 July 1732[; m. Anna Johnson of Andover, Mar. 23, 1756].


066. SAMUEL LUMMUS, son of John and Hannah (Porter) Lummus, was born 31 July, 1751, and married, 24 Jan., 1775, Elizabeth Abbott+ of Andover, Mass., who died 18 Aug., 1821, aged 66 years. He settled in Ipswich Hamlet, where he died 10 April, 1810. His will was made 29 March, 1810, and proved 7 May, 1810 (Essex Probate Docket, 17,357). In the settlement, the widow Elizabeth had the improvement of one-half the real estate in Hamilton, the chaise and household stuff. Son Samuel had all real estate in Hamilton, Ipswich, and elsewhere. Son John had $1200, when he had paid all he owned on notes and book account. Son Ezra had $500 when 21, and sent to learn a trade to be paid for out of the estate. Daughter Betsey had $300, less $204, already received. Daughter Tamma had $300, less $149, already received. Daughter Martha had $300, when 18 or married. Daughter Clara had $300, when 18 or married. Granddaughter Hannah Ward had $400, when 18 or married. His son Samuel and Capt. Robert Dodge were executors. Inventory: real, $6024.00; personal, $7441.55; debts, $1690.63. One-third set off to Widow Elizabeth.

Children:--

135. ELIZABETH, b. 4 Feb., 1776; m. 31 Dec., 1796, Daniel Cogswell, who d. 1 Feb., 1810. She d. 1866, at Brunswick, ME.
136. HANNAH, b. 4 Oct., 1777; m. 23 July, 1800, Joseph Ward, who d. Aug., 1802. She d. 15 June, 1803, at Hamilton.
137. SAMUEL, b. 7 Aug. 1779. [Note: My cousin David Montegna's 4-times-great grandfather]
138. SALLY [SARAH], b. 6 Aug., 1781; d. 9 Jan., 1791.
139. JOHN, b. 9 Dec., 1783.
140. TAMMY [TAMESIN], b. 1 Sept., 1786; m. 11 Nov., 1805, Simeon Gammon of Wenham, Mass., who d. at sea in 1818; d. June 11, 1818.
141. MARTHA, b. 27 July, 1789; m. 7 Feb., 1813, Elisha Bennett of Union, ME. She died 20 Sept., 1814, at Bath, ME.
142. HARRIET, b. 23 Jan., 1793; d. 30 Dec., 1810, aged 18, at Hamilton.
143. EZRA, b. 26 April, 1795.
144. CLARISSA, b. 17 Mar., 1797; m. William Porter. She died 18 Sept., 1854, at Bradford, Mass. [Note: Clarissa Lummus married William F. Porter, int. 22 Dec., 1829.]

+ Note: Elizabeth (Abbott) Lummus, daughter of Ens. George and Hannah (Lovejoy) Abbott, was born 10 July, 1755. Her siblings are George Abbott, b. 9 Feb., 1748[; married Priscilla Manning]; Hannah Abbott, b. 15 Oct., 1749[; married Joseph Ballard]; Mary Abbott, b. and d. -- Sept., 1751; Mary Abbott, b. 29 June, 1753[; married Deacon Joseph Poor]; John Lovejoy Abbott, b. 12 Apr., 1757[; married Phoebe Abbott, a cousin]; Samuel Abbott, b. 12 June, 1759, died young; Samuel Abbott, b. 19 Sept., 1760; Sarah Abbott, b. 3 Oct., 1762; Martha Abbott, b. 17 Oct., 1764[; married John Jenks]; Dorcas Abbott, b. 18 Dec., 1766[; married Deacon John Holt]; and Tammerson Abbott, b. 14 Jan., 1769[; married William Appleton].

This entry is of her 3-times-great grandparents:

8871. GEORGE ABBOTT. Born ca May 1587 at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire. Baptized on 28 May 1587 at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire. George died in 1646.

George married ELIZABETH [ABBOTT].

Children:
21120 i. GEORGE ABBOTT (ca1615-1681); m. HANNAH CHANDLER.
21121 ii. Edward Abbott (ca1623-)
21122 iii. John Abbott (ca1625-)
21123 iv. Christopher Abbott (ca1628-)


This entry is of her paternal 2-times-great grandparents:

21120. GEORGE ABBOTT. Born ca Jun 1615 at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire. Baptized on 14 Jun 1615 at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire. George died at Andover, MA, on 24 Dec 1681. Occupation: Taylor.

From the Genealogical Register of the Descendants of George Abbot:126
"George Abbot, the venerable ancestor of a numberous progeny, emigrated, as tradition reports, from Yorkshire, England, about 1640, was among the first settlers of Andover, in 1643, and a proprietor; lived and died on the farm now [1847] owned by John Abbot. His house was a garrison, and was used as such many years after his death. In 1647, he married Hannah Chandler, daughter of William and Annis Chandler. Her brother Thomas was among the first settlers of Andover, and progenitor of a numerous race. They were industrious, economical, sober, pious and respected. With Christian fortitude and submission they endured their trials, privations and dangers, of which they had a large share. They brought up a large family well, and trained them in the way they should go, from which they did not depart."

On 12 Dec 1646 George married HANNAH CHANDLER (2859), daughter of William Chandler (12 Oct 1595-96 : 11m [Jan] :1640/1) & Annis Bayford (746) (ca Jun 1603-15 Mar 1682/3), at Roxbury, MA. Hannah was baptized on 22 May 1620 at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire. Hannah died at Andover, MA, on 2 Jun 1711.

Hannah married second Rev. Francis Dane, her stepbrother, and she was his third wife. Her mother had married his father in 1643.

Children:
9824 i. John Abbott (1648-1721)
9825 ii. Joseph Abbott (Died soon) (1649-1650)
9826 iii. Hannah Abbott (1650-1741)
9827 iv. Joseph Abbott (1652-1676)
9828 v. GEORGE ABBOTT (1655-1736); m. DORCAS GRAVES.
9829 vi. William Abbott (1657-1713)
9830 vii. Sarah Abbott (1659-1711)
9831 viii. Benjamin Abbott (1662-1703)
9832 ix. Timothy Abbott (1663-1730)
9833 x. Thomas Abbott (1666-1728)
9834 xi. Edward Abbott (Died young) (1668-1669)
9835 xii. Nathaniel Abbott (1671-1749)
9836 xiii. Elizabeth Abbott (1673-1750)

This entry is of her paternal great-grandparents:

9828. Capt. GEORGE ABBOTT, born on 7 Jun 1655 at Andover, MA. George died at Andover, MA, on 26 Feb 1735/6.

On 17 Apr 1678 George married DORCAS GRAVES, daughter of Mark Graves (ca 1623-ca 1709) & Amy [Graves] (-20 Feb 1665/6), at Andover, MA. Born on 7 Jun 1655 at Andover, MA. Dorcas died at Andover, MA, on 18 Feb 1739/40.

Children:
22283 i. Sarah Abbott (Died soon) (1679-1679)
22284 ii. Joseph Abbott (Died young) (1680-)
22285 iii. Martha Abbott (Died soon) (-1683)
22286 iv. Nathan Abbott (Died young) (1683-)
22287 v. Hannah Abbott (1684-1774)
22288 vi. Daniel Abbott (1688-)
22289 vii. Elizabeth Abbott (1690-1718)
22290 viii. GEORGE ABBOTT (1692-1768); m. MARY PHILLIPS.
22291 ix. Henry Abbott (1696-1776)
22292 x. Isaac Abbott (1699-1784)


This entry is of her paternal grandparents:

22290. Capt. GEORGE ABBOTT, born on 22 Dec 1692 at Andover, MA. George died at Andover, MA, on 19 Mar 1768.

George lived with his father.

On 29 Nov 1721 George married MARY PHILLIPS (13473), daughter of Samuel Phillips (23 Jan 1657/8-13 Oct 1722) & Mary Emerson (4475) (7 Mar 1665-4 Oct 1703), at Salem, MA. Mary was born on 5 Aug 1694 at Salem, MA. Mary died at Andover, MA, on 4 Oct 1785.

Children of George and Mary (Phillips) Abbot, born at Andover:
i. Mary Abbott, b. 12 Mar 1722/23
ii. GEORGE ABBOTT, b. 14 Dec 1724; m. HANNAH LOVEJOY.
iii. Elizabeth Abbot, b. 10 Sep 1726
iv. Elizabeth Abbott, b. 5 Nov 1727
v. Sarah Abbott, b. 14 Jan 1729/30
vi. Samuel Abbott, b. 25 Feb 1731/32
vii. Hannah Abbott, b. 14 Dec 1733

137. SAMUEL LUMMUS, son of Samuel and Elizabeth (Abbott) Lummus, was born in Ipswich hamlet, 7 Aug., 1779, and married, 31 May, 1801, Margaret Elder, who was born in Gorham, ME, 22 Dec., 1774, and died 15 Aug., 1833. He died 18 May, 1817, intestate. Inventory: 40 acres and buildings, one-half of the farm formerly his father's, 1800 acres wild land in Woodstock, Oxford Co., ME, etc., $4,376.45. (Essex Probate Docket, 17,358).

Children:--

238. ELISHA, b. 27 Sept., 1801; d. 29 mar., 1823, ae. 22 y.
239. SAMUEL, b. 2 Dec., 1802. [Note: My cousin David Montegna's 3-times-great grandfather]
240. SALLY [SARAH], b. 1804; d. 13 Apr., 1820, ae. 15 y.
241. ELIJAH ELDER, b. 1805; d. 10 Dec., 1829, ae. 24 y.; was a student at Newton Theological Seminary.
242. ELEANOR McLELLAN, b. 1808; published 25 Sept., 1828, to Robert Francis Dodge, but d. 21 Jan., 1829, before the marriage.
243. HARRIET, b. 1810; d. 7 Apr., 1830, ae. 20 y.
244. MATILDA, b. 19 Dec., 1813; m. 31 Dec., 1834, in Beverly, Chas. [Charles] Moulton. She d. 27 July, 1837, at Beverly.
245. MATILDA ANN, b. 15 Mar., 1815; d. 21 Mar., 1832.

239. SAMUEL LUMMUS, son of Samuel and Margaret (Elder) Lummus, was born at Hamilton, 2 Dec., 1802, and married, first, 22 Dec., 1826, Sophronia, daughter of Paul and Nancy Porter of Wenham, who died 4 Sept., 1847, aged 40 years. He married, second, at Portsmouth, N.H., 6 Feb., 1850, Mrs. Susan (Heard) Lord, who died 12 Mar., 1879. He died 18 June, 1853, at North Beverly.

Children:--

366. EMERY PORTER, b. 6 Oct., 1828; d. 18 June, 1853.
367. HARRIET, b. 3 Sept., 1829; d. 27 Feb., 1830.
368. ELIJAH ELDER, b. 9 Jan., 1831.
369. SAMUEL ABBOTT, b. 18 Oct., 1832; d. 1 Jan., 1840.
370. DAVID FRANCIS, b. 17 Nov., 1834; d. 20 Dec., 1839.
371. CHARLES OTIS, b. 23 Dec., 1836.
372. EZRA AUSTIN, b. 27 May, 1839; d. 5 July, 1845.
373. ELLEN MATILDA, b. 1 May 1841; d., unm., 13 Sept., 1875, at North Beverly.
374. SAMUEL FRANCIS, b. 10 Apr., 1843; d. 28 Feb., 1844.
375. SARAH ELIZABETH, b. 6 Nov., 1844; m. 29 Dec., 1870, Frank P. Clark. She d. 9 Mar., 1877, at Sudbury. Had: (1) Fred[erick] L. Clark, b. 6 Dec., 1872 [Note: My cousin David Montegna's great grandfather]; (2) Charles E. Clark, b. 9 Apr., 1874; (3) Ellen O. Clark, b. 15 Aug., 1876. [Note: My cousin David Montegna's 2-times-great grandmother]

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