Some Descendants of John Doane (John) and Hannah Bangs (Edward)

  1. John Doane was born on 20 Mar 1662/3 in Eastham. [VREO] He died on 15 May 1663 in Eastham.
  2. John Doane was born on 19 May 1664 in Eastham. [VREO, no first name] He married Mehitable Scudder on 31 Jun 1686 in Eastham. [EMVR, 6;14]
  3. Anne Doane was born on 25 Jul 1666 in Eastham. [VREO] She married David Young. David was the son of John Young. [HMN]
    1. Abigail Young (conjectured daughter) married Ebenezer Freeman on 12 Oct 1710 in Eastham. [EMVR, 6;13]
    2. Rebecca Young (conjectured daughter) married married Abiah Harding on 24 Sep 1713. [EMVR, 4;142][OHF, p. 6]
    3. Hannah Young was born on 6 Sep 1693. [HMN] She married first Nathaniel Harding on 30 Nov 1725 in Truro. [HMN] They published their intention on Oct 1725 (int.) in Eastham [VREO, 28;126] She married second as his second wife John Merrick on 17 Dec 1746 in Truro. [HMN] John was born about 1680 in Eastham. [HMN] He married first Ann Sears. [HMN]
  4. Rebecca Doane was born on 12 May 1668 in Eastham. [VREO] She married Elisha Paine on 12 Jan 1685 in Eastham. [EMVR, 6;16]
  5. Hannah Doane was born on 12 May 1669. [DF, p. 25] She died before 9 Apr 1729 when her husband remarried. [ESC, p. 25] She married John Collins on 12 Feb 1701/2 in Eastham. [VREO]
    1. Hannah Collins was born on 14 Aug 1713 in Eastham. [VREO] She married Stephen Smith about 1727. [ESC, p. 25][CSRB, p. 239]
  6. Isaac Doane was born on 2 Jun 1670 in Eastham. [SWA, 47;130][VREO] He married Margaret Atwood on 2 Dec 1700 in Eastham. [SWA, 47;130]
    1. Huldah Doane was born on 15 Jan 1706/7 in Eastham. [VREO, 9;10] Huldah Doane of Eastham married Seth Clark of Harwich on 14 Feb 17 __ in Eastham. [VREO, 15;57] They published their intention on 25 Jan 1727/8 in Eastham. [VREO, 28;141]
      1. Huldah Clark married first Tully Clark [DRSY, p. 140] after 11 Dec 1762, when they published their intention in Harwich. [MTVC] She married second Edward Bangs [DRSY, p. 140] after 2 Mar 1771, when they published their intention in Harwich. [MTVC] She married third as his second wife Lieut. Micajah Sears on 6 Dec 1785 in Harwich. [DRSY, p. 140]
  7. Samuel Doane was born on 2 Mar 1673 in Eastham. [VREO]
  8. Dr. David Doane [YAWA, p. 3.7] was born about 1674. [DF, p. 26] He married Dorothy Horton on 30 Sep 1701 in Eastham. [EMVR, 7;17]
    1. Hannah Doane was born on 5 Mar 1704. [YAWA, p. 3.7] She died on 22 Sep 1766. [YAWA, p. 3.7] She married first Samuel Atwood on 17 Oct 1722 [NENS, p. 9] in Eastham. [SWA, 47;35] She married second Elisha Higgins on 24 Jan 1733/4. [NENS, p. 9] Elisha, the son of Elisha Hopkins and Jane (Collins) Higgins, was born in 1704. [NENS, p. 9]
      Samuel left all of his estate, except ten shillings to each of his four children, to his wife Hannah, saying that she was "in a lame and helpless condition". [YAWA, p. 3.7]


YAWA Atwood, Elijah Francis, Ye Atte Wode Annals, Sisseton, SD, Atwood Pub. Co., 1928.
MTVC, Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988, online database, Provo, UT, Operations, Inc., 2011.
OHF Baird, Mary E. Harding, Our Harding family: A record of the family and descendants of Samuel Harding whose ancestor was Joseph Harding, son of John of England, and of Love Mayhew Harding, wife of Samuel Harding, whose ancestor was Thomas Mayhew, son of Joseph of England: with historical sketches, unknown, unknown, 1957.
EMVR Bowman, George, "Eastham, Mass., Vital Records: Literally translated from the original records," The Mayflower Descendant 3; 178-181, 329-231; 4; 29-34, 140-142; 5; 22-23; 195-198; 6; 12-16; 712-20; 7, 1905, ; 12-20; 8, 1906, 12-13; 12, 1913, 52-55, 141, 227.
NENS Crowell, Fred E., New Englanders in Nova Scotia, Manuscript R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Online database., New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010.
DF Doane, Alfred Adler, The Doane Family, vol I., Deacon John Doane, of Plymouth, Boston, Mass.: A.A. Doane, 1902.
DRSY May, Samuel Pearce,The Descendants of Richard Sares (Sears) of Yarmouth, Mass., 1638-1888, Albany, J. Munsell, 1890.
HMN Roser, Susan E., "Harding - Merrick Notes," The American Genealogist 72, 1997, 109-110.
VREO Smith, Leonard H. and Norma H. Smith, Vital Records of the Towns of Eastham and Orleans, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, 1993.
CSRB Smith, Tenney, Charles Smith and Rachel Amy Bryant: Their ancestors and descendants, Brattleboro, VT, Vermont Print. Co., 1938.
ESC Smith, Wm. C., Early Settlers of Chatham, Yarmouthport, G. W. Swift, 1915.
SWA Williams, Alicia Crane, "Stephen Wood alias Atwood of Eastham, Massachusetts," Mayflower Descendant 46, 1996, 131-136; 47, 1997, 33-40, 123-130.