Some Descendents of Lieut. Gershom Flagg (Thomas) and Hannah Leffingwell

  1. Gershom Flagg was born on 10 Mar 1668/9 in Woburn. [HHBC, p. 837] He died on 24 Aug 1775 in Woburn. [HHBC, p. 837] He married Hannah Unknown. [HHBC, p. 837] She died on 4 Jan 1741. [HHBC, p. 837]
    1. Capt. Zachariah Flagg was born on 20 Jun 1700 in Woburn. [HHBC, p. 837] He died in 1782 in Woburn. [HHBC, p. 837] He married first Mary Gardner. [HHBC, p. 837] Mary was the daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Lane) Gardner of Charlestown. [HHBC, p. 837] She was born on 28 May 1705. [HHBC, p. 837] He married second Mary Symonds on 12 Jul 1753 in Middleton. [MVRM]
      In his will, Zachariah calls himself a gentleman. [HHBC, p. 837]


HHBC Cooke, Rollin Hillyer, Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, New York, Lewis Pub. Co., 1906.
MVRM New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, town of Middleton, online database,, 2001-2010.