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 Percival Lowell

Percival Lowell

Kingston Seymour, North Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Death 8 Jan 1665 (aged 93–94)
Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
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PERCIVAL LOWELL (LOWLE), Gent., merchant, of Kington Seymour and Portbury, Somerset(England), son and heir by his father's 2nd marriage. On 14 April 1573 he and MARGARET Lowle were admitted tenants of eight acres of land in Portbury, Somerset(England)in 1613, and as bailiff of the manor of Portbury, Somerset (England), 1621. He married about 1599 REBECCA______.

He served as a chruchwarden in Portsbury, Somerset (England) in 1613. They immigrated to New England in 1639, where they settled at Newbury, Massachusetts. His wife, REBBECA, died at Newbury, Massachusetts 28 Feb 1645. [Mr.]PERCIVAL LOWELL died at Newbury, Massachusetts 8 Jan. 1645.

Children of PERCIVAL and REBECCA(__Goodale___)LOWELL, first eight baptized at St. Mary's Church, Portbury, Somerset (England):

i. CHRISTIAN LOWELL, bp. 21 April 1600.

ii. RICAHRD LOWELL, bp. 3 Jan 1601/2; d. at Newbury 5 Aug. 1682; m. MARGARET____who was b. ca. 1605 and d. after 26 Sept. 1682, and had issue.

iii. AGNAS LOWELL, bp. 31 Jul 1603

iv. JOHN LOWELL, bp. 11 Oct. 1604; m. (1) 30 Nov. 1630, MARY BAUGH;m. (2)before 12 Sept. 1642,ELIZABETH GOODALE.

v. THOMAS LOWELL, bp 24 Feb 1607/8.

vi. GERARD LOWELL, bp 6 Jan 1609/10; bur. at Portbury 11 Sep 1610.

vii. EDWARD LOWELL, bp. 17 March 1610/11; Portbury 22 Oct. 1614

viii. PETER LOWELL, bp. 19 Aug. 1614.

ix. JOAN LOWELL, b. ca 1619;d. at Newbury 14 June 1677 aged 58 years; m. (1) JOHN OLIVER of Bristol, who d. at Newbury before 29 Mar 1642 aged 29 years; m. (2) at Newbury 17 April 1645, Capt. WILLIAM GERRISH, who d. at Salem, Mass. 9 Aug 1687, and had issue by both marriages.

x. ANNE LOWELL, b. ca. 1620; d. at Newbury 27 Nov 1690; m. (1) before 1 Nov 1642, THOMAS MILWARD, who d. 1 7th mo. 1653, and had issue; m. (2) at Newbury 26 Dec. 1654, DANIEL PEIRCE, who d. at Newbury 27 Nov. 1677.

Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, Volume II, 2nd edition 2011, by Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham, editor, page 460

The Descendants of JUDGE JOHN LOWELL of Newburyport, Massachusetts, by Scott C. Steward, Christopher C. Child (Oct 2011), page 6

Bio by: Paula Towne McRonald

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Born Somerset Co, England, Merchant of Bristol, came to Newbury 1639

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