Tozier, Richard

Tozier, Richard

Male Abt 1620 - 1675  (~ 55 years)

Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Tozier, Richard  [1, 2, 3
    Born Abt 1620  Devon, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    • from GDMNH:

      Richard, Berwick, first at Boston where he m. 3 July 1656 Judith Smith, d au. of Thomas and gr.dau. of Simon of Stepney, co. Surrey, who named he r and her husb. in his will 3 Oct. 1665. Barring divorce, it is impossi ble that he was the husb. of ‘dau. Tozier’ (with eldest s. John Green) w ho was alive and legatee of her fa. Robert Blott of Boston in 1662. Tax ed Cochecho 1659 but that yr. mov. to Salmon Falls where he had Kittery g r. Bounds dispute with Wm. Piles 1667. Killed by Ind. 16 Oct. 1675, adm . to wid. 16 July 1676. Lists 25, 33, 298. Adm. on est.of his mo. Judit h to s. Richard 18 June 1683. The real est. was conveyed in sixths. Ch: T homas, b. Boston 5 May 1657, poss. killed with fa. Richard, ±70 in 1732 , ±73 in 1733-4; m. wid. Elizabeth (Wentworth 11) Sharp; d. s.p. Gr.j. 1 694, j. 1701, constable 1702, moderator 1713 and 1716, sergt. 1715. Lis ts 267b, 296. See Lord(1). Original memb. Berwick Ch. 1703. Deeded to R andall neph. 1712-3. traditionally he [p.690] was twice an Ind. captive , she thrice, butonly rec. is her capture 18 Mar. 1690. Bp. in the Cath olic faith and servant to M. Pierre Boucher, she returned in 1695; liv. 1 734 when they sold to Samuel Lord. Simon, Watertown, d.30 Dec. 1718; by W . Mary had 6 ch. who (of Southboro) deeded to Samuel Lord 22 Sept. 1735 . Judith, no rec. of her except that the mo. wa Judith ‘sr.’ in 1683. E lizabeth, m. Richard Randall (16). Ann, m. 1st Stephen Jenkins(12), m. 2 d David Kincade(1), m. 3d Thomas Potts(2). See Corson. Martha, liv. as a g irl with the Loverings(2), m. 1678 Nathan Lord(7). John, apprenticed to C apt. Francis Littlefield and ±18 in1683 when Capt. John Wincoll was app . his gdn. No heirship deed from him; presum. d. s. p.

      ===

      from SAVAGE:

      "RICHARD, Dover, liv. first at Boston, m. a d. of Robert Blott, wh. d. s oon, and he m. at Boston, 3 July 1656, Judith Smith, had Thomas, b. 5 M ay 1657; Richard, bef. 1660; and prob. others; certain Elizabeth wh. m. R ichard Randall, and Martha, wh. m. 22 Nov. 1678, Nathan Lord; was mort. w ound. 16 Oct. 1675, at the Ind. asault of Salmon Falls, and d. soon at K ittery."

      ===

      from Broderbund Family Archive #354, Ed. 1, Passenger and Immigration L ists Index, Internal Ref. #1.354.1.101179.17:

      Richard Tozier resided at Berwick, ME. He was first at Boston, MA, wher e he married in 1656. He was taxed at Cocheco in 1659, but that year mo ved to Salmon Falls where he had a Kittery grant. He had a boundary dis pute with William Piles in 1667. Richard, and probably his son, Thomas, w as killed by Indians in 1675.

      ===

      Dolly Hobbs thinks he has Indian heritage.

      ===

      His date of birth is only a rough estimate, and his place of birth is a n educated guess.
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Oct 1675  Kittery, York County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Person ID I30183  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 

    Family 1 Smith, Judith,   b. 1636, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1683  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1656  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
    • from TORREY:

      TOZER/TOZIER?, Richard (-1675) & Judith SMITH (-1683); 3 Jul 1656; Bost on {Boston VR 57; Reg. 8:264, 16:133, 134, 17:212, 47:404; Kittery 588, 7 79; Lord 11, 165; Wentworth 1:142; Dommerich 50; GDMNH 189; Coltman Anc . 188}
    Children 
     1. Tozier, Martha,   b. 1663, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1758, Berwick, York, ME U. S. A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [natural]
     2. Tozier, Simon  [natural]
     3. Tozier, Thomas,   b. 5 May 1657  [natural]
     4. TOZIER, Richard Jr.  [natural]
     5. Tozier, John  [natural]
     6. Tozier, Elizabeth  [natural]
     7. Tozier, Judith  [natural]
     8. Tozier, Ann  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F11176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Blott, Judith 
    Married Bef 27 May 1662  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
    • from TORREY:

      TOZER, [Richard] & [Mary] (BLOTT) GREEN, w Ralph?, had son John GREEN; b y 27 May 1662 {Blake-Torrey 133-4; Fish Anc. 238; Goodwin-Morgan 2:201; W entworth 1:142; Utah Gen. Mag. 22:118; Sv. 1:206; Blake-Torrey 134; Dom merich 50; GDMNH 286; Smith-Bryant 118-119; Reg. 15:73, 16:134, 17:212- 213; Stevens-Miller 412; Warner-Harrington 72}
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F11178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1620 - Devon, England, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jul 1656 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Bef 27 May 1662 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Oct 1675 - Kittery, York County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • Sybil Noyes, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire, page 243

      Richard, Berwick, first at Boston where he m. 3 July 1656 Judith Smith, dau. of Thomas and gr.dau. of Simon of Stepney, co. Surrey, who named her and her husb. in his will 3 Oct. 1665. Barring divorce, it is impossible that he was the husb. of ?dau. Tozier? (with eldest s. John Green) who was alive and legatee of her fa. Robert Blott of Boston in 1662. Taxed Cochecho 1659 but that yr. mov. to Salmon Falls where he had Kittery gr. Bounds dispute with Wm. Piles 1667. Killed by Ind. 16 Oct. 1675, adm. to wid. 16 July 1676. Lists 25, 33, 298. Adm. on est.of his mo. Judith to s. Richard 18 June 1683. The real est. was conveyed in sixths. Ch: Thomas, b. Boston 5 May 1657, poss. killed with fa. Richard, ±70 in 1732, ±73 in 1733-4; m. wid. Elizabeth (Wentworth 11) Sharp; d. s.p. Gr.j. 1694, j. 1701, constable 1702, moderator 1713 and 1716, sergt. 1715. Lists 267b, 296. See Lord(1). Original memb. Berwick Ch. 1703. Deeded to Randall neph. 1712-3. traditionally he [p.690] was twice an Ind. captive, she thrice, butonly rec. is her capture 18 Mar. 1690. Bp. in the Catholic faith and servant to M. Pierre Boucher, she returned in 1695; liv. 1734 when they sold to Samuel Lord. Simon, Watertown, d.30 Dec. 1718; by W. Mary had 6 ch. who (of Southboro) deeded to Samuel Lord 22 Sept. 1735. Judith, no rec. of her except that the mo. wa Judith ?sr.? in 1683. Elizabeth, m. Richard Randall (16). Ann, m. 1st Stephen Jenkins(12), m. 2d David Kincade(1), m. 3d Thomas Potts(2). See Corson. Martha, liv. as a girl with the Loverings(2), m. 1678 Nathan Lord(7). John, apprenticed to Capt. Francis Littlefield and ±18 in1683 when Capt. John Wincoll was app. his gdn. No heirship deed from him; presum. d. s. p.

  • Sources 
    1. [S764] Family Data Collection - Births, Edmund West, comp., (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2001;).

    2. [S665] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived;), Source number: 1154.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JGP.

    3. [S826] Millennium File, Heritage Consulting, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003;).

    4. [S852] Edited by Joseph Crook Anderson and Lois Ware Thurston, Vital Record s of Kittery, Maine To The Year 1892 (Maine Genealogical Society Sp ecial Publication # 8 Rockport, ME: Picton Press 1991), p. 29.

    5. [S857] Dolly Hobbs DHOBBS@mail.mcg.edu 28 Mar 2002.

    6. [S858] A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Show ing Three Generations of Those who Came before May, 1692, on the Basis o f Farmer's Register James Savage; compiled by O. P. Dexter, A Genealogical Dictionar y of the First Settlers of New England, Showing Three Generations of Th ose who Came before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register (The best known and most frequently used genealogical dictionary.Th is monumental work gives the name of every settler who came to New Engl and before 1692, regardless of his rank, station in life or fortune. Tr aces the descendants of each person, giving dates of marriage and death , dates of birth, marriage and death of his children, and the birth dat es and names of his grandchildren, thus recording the beginning of the t hird generation in New England. Binding is 4 vols. 2,541 pp.) Library o f Congress Catalog Card No. 65-18541 (Boston: 1860-1862 Reprinted with " Genealogical Notes and Errata ," exce, Vol. 4, p. 320.

    7. [S859] Founders of Early American Families Meredith B. Colket, Jr., Founders of Early American Families, Emigra nts from Europe, 1607-1657 (The General Court of the Order of Found ers and Patriots of America, 1975), p. 295 and p. 366.

    8. [S855] The Wentworth Genealogy: England and America John Wentworth, The Wentworth Genealogy: England and America , 3 v ols. (Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company, 1878), Vol. 1, p. 142.

    9. [S851] Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire Sybil Noyes, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin Davis, Ge nealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Republished Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996 ) This classic reference work contains extensive biographical and genealo gical data on every family established in Maine and New Hampshire befor e 1699. Listed are the births, marriages, and deaths of the settlers th rough the third generation, and sometimes into the fourth. Also include d are data on places of origin, residences, wills and deeds, court case s, and highlights of lives and careers. 1928-1939, p. 243.

    10. [S853] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register , New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston, MA : New England Historical and Genealogical Society) The NEHGR or "Register" is the oldest and best known genealogical publi cation in North America. It focuses primarily on the genealogy of New E ngland and the northeastern United States. New England Historic Genealogical Society 101 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 U. S. A. http://www.newenglandancestors.org Telephone: +1 (617) 536-5740 and +1 (888) 296-3447 Fax: +1 (617) 536-7307 membership@nehgs.org.
      Vol. 8, p. 264 (Jul 1854) and Vol. 16, pp. 133-4 (Jan 1862)

    11. [S846] C. C. Lord and George E. Lord, Nathan Lord Family of Kittery, ME (Concord, NH: The Rumford Press, 1912), p. 31.

    12. [S860] New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial William Richard Cutter, New England Families, Genealogical and Memor ial (Reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996) ISBN 0 806346124) Family Tree Maker CD #159 Between 1913 and 1916, William Richard Cutter published four separate 4 -volume series entitled New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial . The First Series, published in 1913 and reprinted by Clearfield Compa ny in 1994 to an enthusiastic audience, featured genealogical and biogr aphical essays on nearly 1,000 New England families. The Third Series ( 1915) is comprised of nearly 1,000 additional New England genealogical a nd biographical essays not found in the First Series and promises to en able New England researchers to investigate 1,000 additional lineages a nd nearly 10,000 New England ancestors unique to it. Each genealogical s ketch offers a derivation or origin for the surname of that essay. The f amily his, p. 1886.

    13. [S853] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register , New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston, MA : New England Historical and Genealogical Society) The NEHGR or "Register" is the oldest and best known genealogical publi cation in North America. It focuses primarily on the genealogy of New E ngland and the northeastern United States. New England Historic Genealogical Society 101 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 U. S. A. http://www.newenglandancestors.org Telephone: +1 (617) 536-5740 and +1 (888) 296-3447 Fax: +1 (617) 536-7307 membership@nehgs.org, Vol. 6, p. 213 "Marriages & Deaths".

    14. [S847] Old Kittery and Her Families , Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery and Her Families , Press of Lewiston Journal Company, Lewiston, ME: 1903, p. 779.

    15. [S849] OLD HANCOCK COUNTY FAMILIES, by William Macbeth Pierce; published by the Hancock County Publishing Company, Ellsworth, ME: 1933. First Series Containing Genealogies of Families Resident in Hancock County in 1933, W hose Ancestors of Their Surnames Settled in the Town in Which They Live , in or Before 1790 . . . . . . a series of thirty-five articles, appeared in The Ellsworth Ameri can, in 1932-33. Old Hancock County Families , William Macbeth Pierce, Hancock Cou nty Publishing Company Ellsworth, 1933. 133 pages. LDS Microfiche # 60 48143.) There are two microfiches in the set. This is a reprint of series of 35 articles, originally published in The E llsworth American in 1932-1933. The articles were slightly revised and s upplemented by the author before republication. Although the book is no t indexed, the families are listed alphabetically at the beginning, wit h reference to page numbers, p. 117.

    16. [S853] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register , New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston, MA : New England Historical and Genealogical Society) The NEHGR or "Register" is the oldest and best known genealogical publi cation in North America. It focuses primarily on the genealogy of New E ngland and the northeastern United States. New England Historic Genealogical Society 101 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 U. S. A. http://www.newenglandancestors.org Telephone: +1 (617) 536-5740 and +1 (888) 296-3447 Fax: +1 (617) 536-7307 membership@nehgs.org.
      Vol. 8, p. 264 "Genealogical Items Relating to the Early Settlers of Do ver, NH"

    17. [S845] New England Marriages Prior To 1700 Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior To 1700 ( Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1985).

    18. [S851] Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire Sybil Noyes, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin Davis, Ge nealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Republished Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996 ) This classic reference work contains extensive biographical and genealo gical data on every family established in Maine and New Hampshire befor e 1699. Listed are the births, marriages, and deaths of the settlers th rough the third generation, and sometimes into the fourth. Also include d are data on places of origin, residences, wills and deeds, court case s, and highlights of lives and careers. 1928-1939, p. 689.

    19. [S853] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register , New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston, MA : New England Historical and Genealogical Society) The NEHGR or "Register" is the oldest and best known genealogical publi cation in North America. It focuses primarily on the genealogy of New E ngland and the northeastern United States. New England Historic Genealogical Society 101 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 U. S. A. http://www.newenglandancestors.org Telephone: +1 (617) 536-5740 and +1 (888) 296-3447 Fax: +1 (617) 536-7307 membership@nehgs.org, Vol. 16, pp. 133-4 (Jan 1862).

    20. [S862] Donald Lines Jacobus, Hale, House and Related Families, Mainly of the C onnecticut River Valley (Hartford, CT: Connecticut Historical Society, 1 952), p. 482.

    21. [S851] Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire Sybil Noyes, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin Davis, Ge nealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Republished Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1996 ) This classic reference work contains extensive biographical and genealo gical data on every family established in Maine and New Hampshire befor e 1699. Listed are the births, marriages, and deaths of the settlers th rough the third generation, and sometimes into the fourth. Also include d are data on places of origin, residences, wills and deeds, court case s, and highlights of lives and careers. 1928-1939, p. 286.

    22. [S853] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register , New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Boston, MA : New England Historical and Genealogical Society) The NEHGR or "Register" is the oldest and best known genealogical publi cation in North America. It focuses primarily on the genealogy of New E ngland and the northeastern United States. New England Historic Genealogical Society 101 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 U. S. A. http://www.newenglandancestors.org Telephone: +1 (617) 536-5740 and +1 (888) 296-3447 Fax: +1 (617) 536-7307 membership@nehgs.org.
      Vol. 15, p. 73; Vol. 16, p. 134; Vol. 17, pp. 212-213

    23. [S863] Almira Gendrot, T he Ancestry and Allied Families of Nathan Blake 3rd a nd Susan (Torrey) Blake: Early Residents of East Corinth, Vermont ( Boston, MA: privately printed, 1916), pp. 133-4.

    24. [S864] Tenny Smith, Charles Smith and Rachel Amy Bryant, Their Ancestors an d Descendants (Brattleboro, VT:The Vermont Printing Company, 1938), pp. 118-9.

    25. [S865] Ancestry of Col. John Harrington Stevens & his Wife Frances Helen Mi ller Mary Lovering Holman, Ancestry of Col. John Harrington Stevens & h is wife Frances Helen Miller , 2 vols. -- also Torrey, C.A., "Notes a nd Corrections to Stevens-Miller Genealogy (1948)" (n.p., 1949), typesc ript (Concord, NH: Rumford Press, 1948-52), p. 412.

    26. [S866] Frances Webster Fish, "Ancestry of Frances Webster Fish" (Oaklan d, CA: 1923, typescript), p. 238.

    27. [S867] The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine (Salt Lake City, U T: Utah Genealogical Society, 1910), Vol. 22, p. 118.

    28. [S868] Louis Effingham DeForest, Our Colonial and Continental Ancestors: Th e Ancestry of Mr. and Mrs. Louis William Dommerich (NY: The DeFores t Publishing Company, 1930), p. 50.

    29. [S858] A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Show ing Three Generations of Those who Came before May, 1692, on the Basis o f Farmer's Register James Savage; compiled by O. P. Dexter, A Genealogical Dictionar y of the First Settlers of New England, Showing Three Generations of Th ose who Came before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register (The best known and most frequently used genealogical dictionary.Th is monumental work gives the name of every settler who came to New Engl and before 1692, regardless of his rank, station in life or fortune. Tr aces the descendants of each person, giving dates of marriage and death , dates of birth, marriage and death of his children, and the birth dat es and names of his grandchildren, thus recording the beginning of the t hird generation in New England. Binding is 4 vols. 2,541 pp.) Library o f Congress Catalog Card No. 65-18541 (Boston: 1860-1862 Reprinted with " Genealogical Notes and Errata ," exce, Vol. 1, p. 206.

    30. [S869] Frederick Chester Warner, "The Ancestry of Samuel Freda and John War ner," 5 vols. (Boston, MA: typescript 1949, 1955), p. 72.

    31. [S870] Frank Farnsworth Starr, Various Ancestral Lines of James Goodwin and L ucy (Morgan) Goodwin of Hartford, Connecticut, 2 vols. (Hartford, C T: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1915), Vol. 2, p. 201.