Descendants of Joseph Peabody (Francis) and Bethiah Bridges of Boxford

  1. Lydia Peabody was born on 4 Feb 1683 in Boxford. [MVRB] She married Joseph Bixby on 4 Jan 170_ in Boxford. [MVRB]
    1. Thomas Bixby was born on 25 May 1709 in Topsfield. [MVRT] He married Alice Cummings in 1725 in Boxford. [MVRB] They published their intention on 22 Apr 1725 in Boxford. [MVRB][CMIC, p. 15]
      1. Alice Bixby was born on 25 Feb 1725/6. [CMIC, p. 15]
      2. Sarah Bixby was born on 28 Jun 1728 in Hopkinton [CMIC, p. 15]
      3. Thomas Bixby was born on 28 Jan 1729/30 in Hopkinton [CMIC, p. 15]
      4. Pelatiah Bixby was born on 9 Aug 1731 in Hopkinton. [CMIC, p. 15]


CMIC Mooar, George, The Cummings Memorial: A genealogical history of the descendants of Isaac Cummings, an early settler of Topsfield, Massachusetts, New York, B.F. Cummings, 1903.
MVRT New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, town of Topsfield, online database,, 2001-2010.
MVRB Topsfield Historical Society, Vital Records of Boxford, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, Topsfield, Topsfield Historical Society, 1905.