03-1   Benjamin Birdsall   1646


03-1     Benjamin3, Nathan2, Henry1

Benjamin Birdsall was born in 1646 and married Mercy Forman, daughter of Samuel and Miriam Hoyt Forman..

 

 

Children of Benjamin Birdsall and Mercy Forman, surname Birdsall:

 

04-1 Elizabeth, b. 1683, m. Nathaniel Townsend.  His family was well known and respected in Oyster Bay County, N.Y.

 

04-2 Susannah, b. 1685, m. John Underhill, son of Captain John Underhill, one of the important men in Oyster Bay.  A statue is erected to Captain Underhill in Matinecock.

 

04-3 Samuel, b. July 11, 1687, m. 1) Sarah Townsend in 1716 and 2) Rose Wright in 1756.  Samuel d. March 7, 1761

 

04-4 Judith, b. 1689, m. Thomas Townsend on April 4, 1727

 

04-5 Benjamin, b. March 15, 1689, m. 1) Charity (Farrington) Haviland and 2) Elizabeth Hopkins on Feb 21, 1734 (no children)

 

04-6 Miriam

 

04-7 Capt. John, b. 1696, m. 1) Elizabeth Langdon and 2) Elizabeth Coe (Pierce)

 

04-8 Zilpea, b. 1699

 

04-9 Sarah, b. 1702

 

04-10 Nathan, b. 1705, m. Jane Langdon on April 12, 1726 and d. 1784.  They were the first settlers on Quaker Hill in 1778.

 

 

Source:

The Birdsall Family, George A. Birdsall, 1982, pg. 2

 

 

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