Richard Ormsby

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Richard Ormsby, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born about 1602.1 He died at Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, 30 June 1664.1,2

Richard married Sarah Upham, daughter of Richard Upham and Maria (…), about 1641.3,4,5


Sarah Upham b. abt. 1609, d. aft. 3 Oct 1665
  • John Ormsby6 b. abt. 1641, d. 10 Mar 1717/18
  • Thomas Ormsby+1 b. 11 Jul 1645, d. 27 Sep 1716
  • Jacob Ormsby6 b. 6 Mar 1647
This person was last edited on21 Jun 2022


  1. [S2512] Albert E. Pierce, Ormsby—Ormsbee Family: Descendants of Richard Ormsesby (1602–1664) of Rehoboth, Mass.(Revised ed., Tulsa, Oklahoma: s.p., 1962, 1966, 1968), A–1, further cited as Pierce, Descendants of Richard Ormesby.
  2. [S1121] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rehoboth, 1642-1896: Marriages, Intentions, Births, Deaths: With supplement Containing the Record of 1896, Colonial Returns, Lists of the Early Settlers, Purchasers, Freemen, Inhabitants, the Soldiers Serving in Philip's War and the Revolution(Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing Co., 1897), 693, further cited as Arnold, Vital Record of Rehoboth.
  3. [S2514] Harriet Woodbury Hodge, "The Martins of Swansea and the Martins of Rehoboth," The Mayflower Quarterly 49 (Nov 1983): 170–179, at 172, further cited as Hodge, "Martins of Swansea and Rehoboth."
  4. [S2053] Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn Jr. and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants To New England, 1634-1635, 7 volumes (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999-2011), 7:158, further cited as Anderson, et al., The Great Migration.
  5. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 2:1114, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  6. [S7] David W. Hoyt, Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts(1897; reprint, Somersworth, New Hampshire: New England History Press, 1981), 267, further cited as Hoyt, Families of Salisbury and Amesbury.