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Rev. Samuel Dudley

Rev. Samuel Dudley[1, 2]

Male 1608 - 1683  (~ 75 years)

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  • Name Samuel Dudley 
    Title Rev. 
    Born ca. 1608  Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 30 Nov 1608  Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Pastor 1650  Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dudley was called to the church at Exeter. Bequests are made to brother Byley and Thomas along with cousins Theophilus Hardy and Stephen Lyford.  
    Divines
    Divines
    How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of him who brings good news,
    who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,
    who publishes salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
    Died 10 Feb 1683  Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Second Public Cemetery, Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rev Samuel Dudley (1608-1683) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Rev Samuel Dudley (1608-1683) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Memorial ID 19488610
    Person ID I17378  Dickinson
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 

    Father Thomas Dudley,   b. 12 Oct 1576, Yardley Hastings, Northampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1653, Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Dorothy Yorke,   b. 25 Apr 1582, Cotton End, Northampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1643, Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 25 Apr 1603  Hardingstone, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F5390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Winthrop,   b. 19 Jan 1611/12, Great Stambridge, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1643, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married ca. 1633  Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Thomas Dudley,   b. 1634,   d. 7 Nov 1655, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)  [Birth]
    +2. John Dudley,   b. 28 Apr 1635, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1690, Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     3. Margaret Dudley  [Birth]
     4. Samuel Dudley,   b. 1639,   d. 17 Apr 1663, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)  [Birth]
     5. Ann Dudley,   b. 16 Oct 1641, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F5388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Byley 
    Married During or After 1643 
    Children 
     1. Theophilus Dudley,   b. 31 Oct 1644, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1713, Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mary Dudley,   b. 21 Apr 1646, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1646, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Byley Dudley,   b. 27 Sep 1647, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Dudley,   b. 6 Jan 1649, Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Thomas Dudley,   d. 1713
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F8039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth Leggett 
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F8040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - ca. 1608 - Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Nov 1608 - Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - ca. 1633 - Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPastor - Dudley was called to the church at Exeter. Bequests are made to brother Byley and Thomas along with cousins Theophilus Hardy and Stephen Lyford. - 1650 - Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1683 - Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S332] The Dudley Genealogies and Family Records, Dean Dudley, (Boston: White & Potter, 1848), 17ff and digitized at Archive.org at https://bit.ly/2BIyHH2.

    2. [S668] Exeter Historical Society, (Exeter, N.H.: https://exeterhistory.blogspot.com), "The Reverend Samuel Dudley" at https://bit.ly/3i8nuAr, accessed 26 Jun 2020.

    3. [S670] Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812 [database on-line], Northamptonshire Anglican Parish Registers and Bishop?s Transcripts, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 201).
      Name: Samuell Dudley
      Record Type: Baptism
      Baptism Date: 30 Nov 1608
      Baptism Place: Northampton, All Saints, Northamptonshire, England
      Parish as it Appears: Northampton, All Saints
      Register Type: Parish Registers

    4. [S649] Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, David Faris, (Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1996), 94.

    5. [S669] The Millennium File, Heritage Consulting, (Salt Lake City, UT, USA: Heritage Consulting).
      Name: Samuel (Rev) Dudley
      Gender: Male
      Christening Date: 30 Nov 1608
      Christening Place: Northampton, Nrthants, England
      Death Date: Feb 1683
      Death Place: Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire
      Marriage Date: 1632
      Father: Thomas (Gov) Dudley
      Mother: Dorothy Yorke
      Spouse: Mary Winthrop
      Children: Dorothy Dudley; Elizabeth Dudley; Stephen Dudley; Timothy Dudley

    6. [S330] The Great Migration and The Great Migration Begins, 1620-1635, Anderson, Robert Charles, (Boston: New England Historical and Genealogical Society, 1996-2011), 1: 584.

    7. [S332] The Dudley Genealogies and Family Records, Dean Dudley, (Boston: White & Potter, 1848), 18.

    8. [S324] U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 [database on-line] [Original data: Torry, Clarence A. New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2012).
      This secondary source gives 1632 as the approximate year of this marriage.