Josiah Belcher

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
Catherine, Dutchess of Cambridge and Wilford Ervie Billings
Josiah Belcher, son of Gregory Belcher and Katherine Alcock, was born in 1631.1 He died at Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, 3 April 1683,1 and was buried in the Granary Burial Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts.1

Josiah married Ranis Raynsford, daughter of Edward Raynsford and Elizabeth (---), at Boston 3 January 1655.1,2,3

Family

Ranis Raynsford b. 4 Apr 1638, d. 2 Oct 1691
Children
  • Josiah Belcher4 b. 23 Dec 1655, d. 1682
  • John Belcher4 b. 9 Oct 1657
  • John Belcher4 b. 23 Dec 1659, d. 1730
  • Elizabeth Belcher+4 b. 10 Jul 1663, d. aft. 1706
  • Jonathan Belcher4 b. 1 Sep 1664, d. aft. 1693
  • Joseph Belcher4 b. 4 Oct 1665, d. bt 1700 - 1708
  • Rebecca Belcher4 b. 31 Dec 1667
  • Edward Belcher4 b. 19 Jan 1669/70, d. bef. 14 May 1700
  • Anna Belcher4 b. 13 Feb 1671/72
  • Dorothy Belcher4 b. 28 Oct 1673, d. abt. 1694
  • Abigail Belcher4 b. 10 Mar 1674/75, d. aft. 8 Jun 1717
  • Nathan Belcher4 b. 1677, d. 3 Jul 1699
  • Ruth Belcher1 b. 21 Dec 1678
  • Benjamin Belcher4 b. 20 Mar 1680/81, d. abt. 1719

Citations

  1. [S502] James A. Rasmussen, "Edward Raynsford of Boston: English Ancestry and American Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 139 (Jul & Oct 1985): 225-238, 296-315, at 296-315, further cited as Rasmussen, "Edward Raynsford."
  2. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 124, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  3. [S2052] Robert Charles Anderson, The Winthrop Fleet: Massachusetts Bay Company Immigrants to New England 1629-1630 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 551, further cited as Anderson, The Winthrop Fleet.
  4. [S508] Joseph Gardner Bartlett, "The Belcher Families in New England," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 60 (Apr 1906): 125-136, further cited as Bartlett, "Belcher Families."