Son of Simon Jefferds and Elizabeth Cole Jefferds of Salem,MA.
He married Sarah Wheelwright on Oct 27,1727 at Wells,Maine.
Children: Elizabeth Jefferds Pike, Samuel Jefferds Jr, George Jefferds*, William Jefferds, Simon Jefferds, Sarah Jefferds Morse Ham, Mary Jefferds Hemmenway, Susanna Jefferds Noyes, Abigail Jefferds Wells, and Bartholomew Jefferds.
( *His son George was the grandfather of Sarah Jefferds Glover, through his son George Wiswall Jefferds. Sarah's son married in to the Gillespie family, also connected by marriage to this same Jefferds family.)
Sarah Wheelwright Jefferds
1706–1762 (m. 1727)