This is exciting. I dont have time until after the holidays but heres some notes I have on Ezekial. I'll get in touch soon. I'd like to get your line included with mine.
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Ezekial came to America with the Winthrop fleets of 1630. His brothers Thomas and Samuel came in 1636.
In 1630 there were seventeen ships in the Winthrop Fleet, that carried at least 1000 passengers from England.
They united with others in the Foundation of Wo burn, Massachusetts in 1641.
Ezekial came right before the Rev. War. He was the the battle of Bunker Hill, the surrender of Cornwallis He was from Kent, England.
Will on file in Suffolk Probate office.
Lived on Richardson row (now Washington St.) 1/2 mile north of the present Winchester, included in the town of Wo burn.
Ezekial was appointed constable of Chelmsford in 1633.
These notes came from the Book The Winthrop fleets of 1630.
Ezekial probably came form the South Southeast of England.
Eleven of Winthrops ships had arrived by July 1630, Ezekial arrived by July 6th. Records show Church gathered in Charles town Aug 27, 1630. Which became the first church of Boston. He was dismissed to start an new church with 33 others October 14,1632 The present first church in Charles town.
He was admitted a freeman of the colony May 18,1631.
Abook Phyllis has states The Richardson are descendants of old Danes who conquered England.
Came from Kent, England in 1630