HOME ~ Contact us

Ferdinando Thayer and Huldah Hayward

HUSBAND:
Ferdinando (Fernando) THAYER.
Born 18 April 1625 in Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England; son of Thomas THAYER and Margery WHEELER. He was christened in St. Mary's in Thornbury.

He married Huldah HAYWARD on 14 January 1652 at Braintree, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.

He lived in Braintree, until after his father's death IN 1665, when he removed to Mendon, Mass. with a colony from Braintree and Weymouth, where many of his descendants lived. Ferdinando and Huldah Thayer had 12 children, five or six born in Braintree, the others in Mendon.

He died 28 March 1713 at Mendon, Worchester County, Massachusetts.

WIFE:
Huldah HAYWARD.
Born 7 October 1636 at Stephney, London, Middlesex, England; daughter of William HAYWARD and Margery KNIGHT. She was christened on 14 October 1636 in St, Dunstan's Step, London, Middlesex, England.

She married Ferdinando THAYER on 14 January 1652 at Braintree, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.

She died 1 September 1690 at Mendon, Worchester County, Massachusetts.

CHILDREN of Ferdinando THAYER and Huldah HAYWARD:
  1. Sarah Thayer. Born on 12 May 1654. Did she marry Jonathan Hayward? She apparently died before her grandfathers will, which was dated 6 Apr 1710.
  2. Huldah H. THAYER. Born on 16 June 1657 in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. She married Jacob ALDRICH on 3 November 1675 in Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts. She died on 230 October 1695 in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts.
  3. Jonathan Thayer. Born on 18 Mar 1658 in Braintree,Norfolk,Ma. He died in 1690 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He married Elizabeth French on 22 Jun 1679 in Braintree,Norfolk,Ma.
  4. Naomi Thayer. Born on 28 Nov 1662 in Braintree,Norfolk,Massachusetts. She married John Cook on 16 Apr 1684 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts.
  5. Thomas Thayer. Born on 14 Feb 1664 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He died on 1 May 1738 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He married Alice Poole on 28 Oct 1687 in Weymouth,Worcester,Massachusetts.
  6. Isaac Thayer. Born on 14 Feb 1664 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He died in Dec 1754 in Cape Ann,Essex,Massachusetts. He married Mercy Rockwood on 1 Apr 1692 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts.
  7. (Lieutenant) Samuel THAYER. Born 15 November 1666 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He was christened in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He married Mary BUTTERWORTH in 1690. He is also said to have married Mary Bass, but this is probably in error. The will of Mary Butterworth's father, Deacon John Butterworth, indicates this (Bristol County Probate). He died on 19 December 1721 in Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  8. Josiah Thayer. Born on 14 Jan 1670 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He died on 27 Feb 1728 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts. He married Sarah Bass on 7 Jan 1690 in Mendon,Worcester,Massachusetts.
  9. David THAYER.
  10. David THAYER.
  11. Ebenezer THAYER.
  12. Benjamin THAYER.


SOURCES: