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Edmund Freeman and Sarah Skiffe
Born on 5 October 1655 in Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; son of Edmund Freeman and Margaret Young.
Edmund married Sarah Skiffe about 1681-1682 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
In 1702 he, in company with Mr. John Nye of S., viewed and purchased one thousand acres of land in Windham, Ct., lying in that part of the township since known as MANSFIELD. The Indian name of the tract purchased was NAWBESETUCK, and was set off from Windham, a distinct town the next year. [Descendants of Edmund Freeman http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/v/a/n/Ginette-L-Vandenoever/index .html]
His Will was written on 13 May 1720 in Dennis, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.
He died on 18 May 1720 in (Sandwich)(Yarmouth), Barnstable County, Massachusetts.
His will was proved on 23 May 1720.
Born on 12 October 1656 in Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; daughter of James Skiffe and Mary Reeves.
She married Edmund Freeman about 1681-1682 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
She died on 12 November 1742 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
CHILDREN of Edmund Freeman and Sarah Skiffe:
- Edmund Freeman.
- Lt. Benjamin Freeman.
- Mary Freeman.
- John Freeman. Born: 12 June 1693, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA. Marriage (1): Deliverance Lawrence on 20 July 1720 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA. Marriage (2): Maria Bourne on 3 Jan 1722/23 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA. Marriage (3): Mary Perry on 4 August 1726 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA. Died: 22 June 1762, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.
- Thomas Freeman.
- Joseph Freeman.
- William Freeman.
- Sarah Freeman.
- Isaac Freeman.