Some Descendants of Mary Houghton (John, John, John) and William Sawyer of Lancaster

  1. Hepsibah Sawyer was baptised on 1 Jul 1711 in Lancaster. [MVRL] She is probably the Hepsibah Sawyer who married William Whitcomb on 25 Feb 1729 or 1730. [WFA]
  2. William Sawyer was baptised on 18 Nov 1711 in Lancaster. [MVRL] He is probably the William Sawyer who married Hannah Whitcomb on 25 Aug 1732. [WFA]
  3. Martha Sawyer was baptised on 5 Jul 1719 in Lancaster. [MVRL] She married Charles Wilder on 13 May 1738. [MVRL]


MVRL Nourse, Henry S., Birth, Marriage and Death Register, Church Records and Epitaphs of Lancaster, Massachusetts, 1643 - 1850, Clinton, MA, W. J. Coulter, Printer, 1890.
WFA Whitcomb, Charlotte, The Whitcomb Family in America: A biographical genealogy with a chapter on our English forbears "by the name of Whetcombe", Minneapolis, C. Whitcomb?, c1904.