Cicely Tayer

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Cicely Tayer, daughter of John Tayer and Joan Lawrence, was born probably shortly before her baptism at Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England, 1 May 1600.1 She died at Haverhill, Essex Co., Massachusetts, 28 May 1673.2,3,4

Cicely married James Davis at Thornbury, 11 June 1618.1,5


James Davis b. 1583, d. 29 Jan 1678/79
  • James Davis+4,3,2 b. 4 Jul 1619, d. 18 Jul 1694
  • John Davis2,3,4 b. 28 Jan 1621, d. 18 Jul 1694
  • Ephraim Davis2,3,4 b. abt. 1622, d. 28 Sep 1679
  • Samuel Davis2,3,4 b. 1624, d. 10 Sep 1696
  • Judith Davis2,3,4 b. abt. 1626
  • Sarah Davis2,3,4 b. say 1630
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  1. [S162] Walter Faxon, "Tayer (Thayer) Family Entries in the Parish Registers of Thornbury, Glouscestershire, England," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 60 (Oct 1906): 281-288, at 281-291, further cited as Faxon, "Thayer Family Entries."
  2. [S8] Mary Lovering Holman, Ancestry of Charles Stinson Pillsbury and John Sargent Pillsbury (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumsford Press, 1938), 153-157, further cited as Holman, Pillsbury Ancestry.
  3. [S922] Sybil Noyes, Charles T. Libby and Walter G. Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press, 1928-1939, 184-185. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Noyes, Libby, and Davis, Gen. Dict. of Maine & N. H.
  4. [S7] David W. Hoyt, Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts (1897; reprint, Somersworth, New Hampshire: New England History Press, 1981), 125, further cited as Hoyt, Families of Salisbury and Amesbury.
  5. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 424, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).