5787. Scottow


  1. Thomas Scottow (d. bef. 1634) m. Thomasine (____) (d. aft. 1660); Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, Eng.; Boston, Mass.
  2. Rebecca Scottow (1626–1698) m. Robert Windsor (d. 1679); Boston, Mass.


The basic summary of the records on Thomasine, who came to Boston as a widow, and her children is Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn Jr., and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634–1635, 7 vols. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999–2011), 6:218-20, with the addition of the identification of widow Windsor as a sister of one of Thomasine’s sons from M. Halsey Thomas, ed., Diary of Samuel Sewall, 1674–1729, Newly Edited from the Manuscripts in the Massachusetts Historical Society, 2 vols. (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1973), 1:386. The latter is explicated, apparently for the first time in an authored work, in Alicia Crane Williams, Early New England Families, 1641–1701, 2 vols. to date (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015–9), 2:374.

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2893. Windsor

Created 4 October 2015; last updated 23 Febraruy 2020.
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