Rev. 25 May 2001, Gen. 500

 

DESCENDANTS OF MARY GRAVES AND AMOS FLINT

OF READING, MA

 

 

GENERATION 1

 

Mary Graves (1) married Amos Flint, son of Ebenezer Flint and Gertrude Pope, on 18 Nov. 1741, maybe at North Rreading, MA. He was born 17 April 1718 in North Reading, MA (or Lynn, MA). All their children were born in Reading, MA. The last child, Desire, was not listed by R-1. Amos married second Elizabeth Trent (or Trevit/Treavit), a widow of Danvers, MA, on 30 Jan. 1765 in Reading. They moved to Amherst (now Mt. Vernon), NH.

Mary Graves was almost certainly descended from Samuel Graves of Lynn, MA (gen. 83). She was probably born about 1720, and may have been a daughter of Samuel Graves and Elizabeth Collins of Lynn and Reading, MA. (R-1, R-2)

Children - Flint

+2. Amos Flint, b. 12 March 1742/43, m. Polly Barnard, 25 Nov. 1787.

3. Judith Flint, b. 22 Feb. 1744/45.

4. Elizabeth Flint, b. 24 April 1747.

5. Gertrude Flint, b.c. 1749.

6. Jacob Flint, b.c. 1751.

+7. Mary Flint, b. 10 Feb. 1755, m. Samuel Bradford, Jr., 1773.

+8. Desire Flint, b. 22 Sept. 1763, m. Peter Polley, 1 July 1785, d. 1 March 1826.

 

 

GENERATION 2

 

CHILDREN OF MARY GRAVES (1) AND AMOS FLINT

Amos Flint (2) was born 12 March 1742/43 in Reading, MA. He married Polly Barnard on 25 Nov. 1787. (R-2)

Children - Flint

9. Polly Flint, b. 15 April 1787.

10. Amos Flint, b. 4 Oct. 1788.

11. Betsy Flint, b. 21 May 1790.

12. Samuel Flint, b. 14 Sept. 1791.

 

Mary Flint (7) was born 10 Feb. 1755 (or 1753) at Reading (later North Reading), MA. She married Lieut. Samuel Bradford, Jr. of Hillsborough, NH in 1773, probably in Middleton, MA. He was born in 1752 and died in 1833. They lived in Hillsborough, NH and Acworth, NH. Mary was living in New York city, NY in 1842. (R-1)

Children - Bradford

+13. Deborah Bradford, b. 19 April 1779, m. Samuel Jones, Jr.

 

Desire Flint (8) was born 22 Sept. 1763 in Reading, MA, and died 1 March 1826 in Acworth, Sullivan Co., NH. She married Peter Polley on 1 July 1785 in Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA. He was born 2 March 1763 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, and died 13 May 1855 in Acworth, Sullivan Co., NH. (R-2)

Children - Polley

14. Peter Polley, b. 14 May 1786, d. 23 Aug. 1806.

15. Amos Polley, b. 6 Feb. 1778.

16. Dorcas Polley, b. 26 Feb. 1789, m. Reuben Rice.

17. Jacob Polley, b. 25 Jan. 1792, m. Lois Gibson.

18. Desire Polley, b. 9 May 1794.

19. Gertrude Polley, b. 22 Dec. 1796, m. Moses Cushing.

20. David Polley, b. 22 Nov. 1798.

21. Flint Polley, b. 20 Sept. 1801.

22. Mary Graves Polley, b. 7 Oct. 1804.

 

 

GENERATION 3

 

CHILDREN OF MARY FLINT (7) AND SAMUEL BRADFORD, JR.

Deborah Bradford (13) was born 19 April 1779, probably in Hillsborough, NH. She married Capt. Samuel Jones, Jr. He was born 30 Sept. 1777, and died in New York City, NY. (R-1)

Children - Jones

+23. Bradford Jones, b. 1802-03, m. Betsey Elves, d. 8 July 1885.

 

 

GENERATION 4

 

CHILDREN OF DEBORAH BRADFORD (13) AND SAMUEL JONES, JR.

Bradford Jones (23) was born 1802-03 in NH or MA, and died 8 July 1885 in New Providence, NJ. He married Betsey Elves (?). She was born in 1808 and died in 1885. (R-1)

Children - Jones

+24. Stephen H. Jones, b. 1849, m(1) Mary Day, m(2) ------, d. 1931.

 

 

GENERATION 5

 

CHILDREN OF BRADFORD JONES (23) AND BETSEY ELVES

Rev. Stephen H. Jones (24) was born in 1849 and died in 1931. He first married Mary Day. She was born 1854 and died 1890. They lived in NJ. He married second ------. (R-1)

Children - Jones, by Mary Day

+25. Samuel Thomas Day Jones, b. 24 Aug. 1877, m. Edith DeWitt Mirsse (?), d. 15 April 1962.

 

 

GENERATION 6

 

CHILDREN OF STEPHEN H. JONES (24) AND MARY DAY

Samuel Thomas Day Jones (25) was born 24 Aug. 1877 and died 15 April 1962. He married Edith DeWitt Mirsse (?). She was born 25 June 1879 and died 27 Feb. 1969. (R-1)

Children - Jones

+26. Bradford DeWitt Jones, b. 17 Dec. 1913, m. Mary Doherty, d. 16 Feb. 1997.

 

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