The PELL Family of Lynn, Essex, MA and Boston

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JOSEPH PELL (d. 1650) of Lynn and Boston
ANNE PELL (d. 1725) m. Daniel Thurston

First Generation

JOSEPH PELL (d. 1650) of Lynn and Boston

Parents: Unknown

Joseph Pell died in 1650 in Boston. [Ref, p. 126] He had an unknown first wife. [Ref, p. 126] He married second perhaps Elizabeth (Graves) Eaton. [Ref, p. 126] Elizabeth was the daughter of Stephen Graves and the widow of Nathaniel Eaton. [Ref, p. 126] She survived Joseph. [Ref, p. 126]

Joseph was a butcher. [Ref, p. 126]

Joseph received 10 acres in Lynn in 1638. [Ref, p. 126] He probably moved to Boston. [Ref, p. 126] He was a freeman in Boston on 14 Mar 1638/9. [Ref, p. 126]

Children of Joseph Pell and his unknown first wife:

  1. Anne Pell married Daniel Thurston.

Second Generation


Parents: Joseph Pell and his unknown first wife [Ref, p. 126]

Anne Pell married Daniel Thurston [Ref, p. 117] on 20 Oct 1655 in Newbury. [Ref] Is she the Hannah who died on 8 Nov 1701 in Newbury? [Ref]


Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850. Online Database:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2007.

Snow, Nora Emma, The Snow-Estes Ancestry, Hillburn, NY, Snow, 1939.