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Edward Phelps and Elizabeth Adams

Edward PHELPS. [Ancestors].
Born (in 1620-S2,S8)(about 1624-S1)(1627-S7) (Bolton, Manchester) or (London), England; son of Henry PHELPS and Eleanor SHARP.

He was of Bolton, England.

He married Elizabeth ADAMS (about 1645-?)(1646-S2(about 1651-S1)(1658-S8) at Newbury, Massachusetts.

In the year 1678 all the male citizens in each town were ordered to take the oath of allegiance to the king. The list of names recorded for the town of Andover of those males over the age of 16 having taken the oath of allegance, in February 1678 contains the name of: Phelps, Edward, Junr. (S9) [It is not clear why the suffix “Junr.” Is used here at this date]

SAMUEL PHELPS and EDWARD PHFILPS were weavers. An ancient deed signed by them and their wives, respectively, Sarah Phelps and Ruth Phelps conveys, 1697, land near 11 rattlesnake rode to Timothy Abbot. (S9).

He died (in 1689-S10)(on 3 October 1689-S12,S13) at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts (S12).

From the Ballard Genealogy:
  • Joseph Ballard signed an agreement for the settlement of the estate of Edward Phelps, his wife's father, with the widow Elizabeth and sons Samuel and Edward Phelps, and another son-in-law, William Chandler, Jan. 17, 1689-1690.

    Elizabeth ADAMS. [Ancestors].
    Born (about 1624-S1)(in 1627-S10)(about 1641-S5,S8)(about 1641-1642-S12) at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts (S12); daughter of Robert ADAMS and Elanor WILMOT.

    She married (1) Samuel SHARP. (S?).

    She married (2) Edward PHELPS (about 1645-S?)(1646-S2(about 1651-S1)(about 1658-S8) at Newbury, Massachusetts. She moved to Andover, Massachusetts; where they lived. (S12).

    She died (in 1718-S10)(on 4 May 1718) Worcester, Lancaster, MA. (S1,S2).

    CHILDREN of Edward PHELPS and Elizabeth ADAMS:
    1. Elizabeth PHELPS. Born about 1646 at Newbury, Massachusets. She married (Ensign) Joseph BALLARD on 28 February 1665 (S11) at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. She died 27 July 1692 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. (S11). Joseph married (2) Rebecca Waters on 15 November 1692. (S11). Rebecca was the daughter of Joshua Rea and Sarah Waters, and the widow of Samuel Stevens and Simon Horne. (S11). Joseph died in 1720. (S11).
    2. Edward PHELPS. Born about 1649 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    3. Elinor PHELPS. Born about 1648 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    4. Samuel PHELPS. [Ancestors]. Born in 1651 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He married Sarah CHANDLER on 29 (May-S8)(March) 1682 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. He appears on a list of taxpayers in the year 1692, as being from the south part of the town. (S9). He died on 26 January 1746 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    5. Bridget PHELPS. Born about 1652 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    6. John PHELPS. Born 15 December 1657 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He died 29 Jun 1677 at (Black Point, Massachusetts)(Scarboro, Maine-S?), when he was killed by Indians. He was buried at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts.
    7. Eleanor PHELPS. Born in 1660 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. She married William CHANDLER on 21 APR 1687 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. She die after 10 NOV 1728 at Westford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
    8. Edward PHELPS. Born in 1663 at Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He married Ruth ANDREW on 19 March (1682-S?)(1683) at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts. He died on 30 NOV 1748, probably at Andover.
    9. Rebecca PHELPS. It seems pretty certain that this is the child of another family.
      [NOTE: check death records to see if there were two Eleanors and two Edwards].


    ANCESTORS OF Elizabeth Adams:
    ADAM (0-930AM) md  EVE
    SETH (130-1042AM)
    ENOS (235-1140AM)
    CAINAN (325-1235AM)
    MAHALELEEL (395-1290AM)
    JARED (460-1422AM)
    ENOCH (622-1048AM)
    METHUSALAH (687-1656AM)
    LAMECH (874-1651AM)
    NOAH (1056-2006AM)
    SHEM (1548-2159AM)
    ARPHAXAD (1659-2097AM)
    SALAH (1694-2127AM)
    EBER (1724-2188AM)
    PELEG (1758-1997AM)
    REU (1788-2027AM)
    SERUG (1820-2050AM)
    NAHOR (1850-1998AM)
    TERAH (1878-2083AM)
    ABRAHAM (1948-2123AM) (Abram). 
    ISAAC (2049AM-2229AM) = Rebecca
    JACOB (Israel)(2109AM-2256AM)
    JUDAH.  He married TAMAR
    ZERAH (Zeus).  He married  ELECTRA
    DARDANUS (Darda).  He married  BATES  [Dardanus is a descendant of Mahol and Zerah]
    ERICHTHONIUS .  He married Astyoche Ilium
    TROAS, King of Dardania.  He married and Callirhoe Illium
    ASSARACUS, King of Dardania
    CAPYS, Prince of Troy, and THEMISTE
    ANCHESES, Prince of Troy, and FETJUIR
    AENEAS, King of Latium, and CREUSA
    IULUS ASCANIUS ap Aeneas, King of Alba Longa
    SYLVIUS ap Iulus Ascanius (Silvius)
    BRUTUS ap Sylvius.  [Geoffrey of Monmouth, in Historia Regum Britanniae, says explicitly, Brutus is the grandson, rather than son, of Ascanius].
    CAMBER ap Brutus
    GORBONIAN ap Camber
    DYFNWAL HEN ap Gorbonian
    CYNGEN ap Dyfnwal
    ASSER ap Cyngen
    BLEIDDUD ap Asser
    HENWYN ap Bleiddud = RHAGAW verch Llyr (King Lear)
    CUNEDDA ap Henwyn	
    RHIWALLON ap Cunedda
    GWRWST ap Rhiwallon
    SEISYLL ap Gwrwst
    ANTONIUS ap Seisyll  (about 1300BC)
    AEDD MAWR  (living about 300BC)
    PRYDAIN (Brydain) ap Aedd (c300BC-?)
    DYFNARTH ap Prydain
    CRYDON ap Dyfnarth
    CERWYD ap Crydon
    ENEID ap Cerwyd
    MANOGAN ap Eneid
    Beli Mawr
    Affleth ap Beli Mawr
    Afallach ap Affleth
    Enddolen ap Afallach
    Endos ap Enddolen
    Enied ap Endos
    Endeyrn ap Enied
    Endicant ap Endeyrn
    Deheuwaint ap Endicant
    Rydeyrn  ap Deheuwaint
    Gwrtheyrn ap Rydeyrn
    Cyndeyrn ap Gwrtheyrn
    Rhuddfedel Frych ap Cyndeyrn
    Brydw ap Rhuddfedel Frych
    Pasgen ap Brydw
    Cadell Ddyrnllwg ap Pasgen
    Pasgen ap Cadell Ddyrnllwg
    Mawn ap Pasgen
    Cyngen ap Mawn
    Brochwel Ysgithrog ap Cyngen
    Cynan ap Brochwel Ysgithrog
    Cadell ap Cynan
    Gwnfyw Frych ap Cadell
    Gywnnan ap Gwnfyw Frych
    Gwriawn ap Gywnnan
    Byordderch ap Gwriawn   
    Brwyn (Bywyn)  ap Byordderch
    Gwaeddgar ap Brwyn
    Grwgant ap Gwaeddgar
    Cadfarch ap Gwrgant
    Ynyr ap Cadfarch
    Tudor Trevor
    Dyngad ap Tudor Trevor (c930-?)  and Sissely verch Seferys
    Rhiwallon ap Dyngad.  (c965-1040)
    Caragdog ap Rhiwallon. (c1000-?)
    Breichiol ap Caradog (c1030-?)
    Pyll ap Breichiol (c1060-?).
    Meurig ap Pyll (c1095-?). 
    Caradog of Penrhos. (c1125-?). 
    Iorwerth ap Caradog (c1150-?)  and Alis ferch Bleddyn.
    Adam Gwent  (Adam ap Iorwerth) (c1190-)
    John ap Adam (Adam Fynchan) (c1220-?)
    (Sir) John ap Adam (c1255-1311) and Elizabeth de Gournay
    Thomas ap Adam (c1307-c1343) and Joan Inge
    John ap Adam (c1330-c1376) married Millicent Bessylls
    (Sir) John ap Adams (c1360-?), md Clara Powell
    Roger Adams (1392-?) and Jane Ellyott
    Thomas Adams (1422-1452) and Marie Upton
    John Adams (1452-1483) and Jane Rannelegh
    John Adams (1482-1577) and Catherine Stebbing
    John Adams and Margery Squire
    Richard Adams and Margaret Armager
    Robert Adams and Elizabeth Sharlon
    Robert Adams and Eleanor Wilmot
    Elizabeth Adams and Edward Phelps