Major Benjamin Newberry1

(circa 1624 - 11 September 1689)

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Relationship9th great-grandfather of The 3 Tracys
Family Group:Ohlheiser
Trees14 Generations of Our Ancestors
Our Ohlheiser Family Pedigree
FatherThomas Newberry2 (bfr 10 Nov 1594 - c. 1 Dec 1636)
MotherJoane Dabinott2 (c. 1600 - bfr 1 Jul 1637)

Birth - Marriage - Death

PrincipalMajor Benjamin Newberry was baptized in Yarcombe, Devon, England.
ChildHe was born circa 1624, in Marshwood, Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorsetshire, England.3,2
GroomHe married Mary Allyn, daughter of Matthew Allyn and Margaret Wyott, on 11 June 1646 in Windsor, Connecticut Colony, New England.4,3,5
DeceasedHe died on 11 September 1689 in Windsor, Hartford Co., Connecticut Colony, New England.1,3

Children with Mary Allyn:


On 17 April 1634, Major Benjamin Newberry emigrated from Weymouth, Dorsetshire, England, to New England with his father and step-mother. "1634, 17 Apr - Mr. Newburgh of Marshwood Vale, with his 2nd wife Jane & 7 children & a great many others set sail in the ship "Mary and John" from Weymouth Eng for Dorchester Mass." - Diary of William Whiteway
Thomas, with his family, first settled in Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony.6,5

Sources - Citations

  1. [S1052] Barbour Collection of Connecticut Vital Records - Statewide Slip Index (Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library, unknown publish date). Citing Wallingford, Connecticut Records; Birth - Marriage - Death;, 1:48; name, rank, event, date, location.
  2. [S967] Robert Charles Anderson, compiler, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1634-1635. Volumes I-VII (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009), Vol. V, M-P:240; names, events, dates, relationships, locations.
  3. [S1053] Helen Bourne Joy Lee, The Newberry Genealogy (Chester, Connecticut: The Pequot Press, Inc., 1975), pg. 35; names, events, dates, relationships, locations.
  4. [S1052] Barbour, Windsor, 1:59.
  5. [S967] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration, Vol. V, M-P:241; names, events, dates, relationships, locations.
  6. [S1053] Helen Bourne Joy Lee, Newberry Genealogy, pg. 29; names, events, dates, relationships, locations.
  7. [S1052] Barbour, Windsor, 1:27.
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