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HELP! flag female ancestor  Hester (Esther)  COGSWELL

  (b. 24 August 1655 Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. abt. 1704 Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  

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Hester (Esther) COGSWELL was born 24 August 1655 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Hester (Esther) COGSWELL was the child of William COGSWELL   and   Susanna HAWKES

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Hester (Esther)  married  Samuel BISHOP 10 August 1675 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Samuel BISHOP  was born abt. 1644 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Samuel died abt. 1687 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Samuel was the child of Thomas BISHOP and Margaret UNKNOWN.

Hester (Esther)  married  (2) Thomas BURNHAM 16 December 1689 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, Dominion of New England .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Thomas BURNHAM  was born 19 January 1646 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Thomas died 21 February 1728 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Thomas was the child of Thomas BURNHAM and Marie LAWRENCE.

Hester (Esther) COGSWELL died abt. 1704 in Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.
Details of the family tree of Hester appear below.

Did You Know?America - Did you know? By 1808 a law was set by Congress, this law banned the importing of African slaves into the U.S.
Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Hester (Esther) COGSWELL


Hester (Esther) COGSWELL married flag male ancestor Samuel BISHOP-- Date: 10 August 1675 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Samuel BISHOP was the child of Thomas BISHOP and Margaret UNKNOWN

Children of Samuel BISHOP and Hester (Esther) COGSWELL:

Hester (Esther) COGSWELL married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag male ancestor Thomas BURNHAM-- Date: 16 December 1689 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts, Dominion of New England
Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.

Thomas BURNHAM was the child of Thomas BURNHAM and Marie LAWRENCE

"Thomas (-1694) & 2/ wf Esther/ ?Hester (COGSWELL) BISHOP, w Samuel; 16 Dec 1689 (1685 is wrong); Ipswich {Hammatt: Ipswich 42; Burnham (1869) 311; Bishop 9; Converse (1905) 828; Cogswell 9, 21; Essex Ant. 8:125; Andrews (1890) 182; Cushing (ms) 93; Putnam's Mag. 4:239; Tuttle xxxv; Granberry 200}"

Children of Thomas BURNHAM and Hester (Esther) COGSWELL:

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Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
The Olde Burnham House, built 1640

The Giddings-Burnham House is a historic house in Ipswich, Massachusetts. The house was probably built in the 1640s by George Giddings and was sold to his brother-in-law Thomas Burnham...

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.
birth1655 Birth
24 August 1655
Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Old Historical House, built 1669
marriage1675 Marriage / Partner
Hester (Esther) COGSWELL and Samuel BISHOP 10 August 1675, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1675 - married Samuel Bishop
Hester Cogswell born 24 August 1655 in Ipwich married 10 August 1675 Samuel Bishop and Hester died 17 January 1704 in Ipswich

Bishop children born from 1676 to 1685: Margaret, Samuel, Hester, Thomas and John
1676 Birth of Child
Margaret BISHOP was born 17 May 1676, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1679 Birth of Child
Samuel BISHOP was born February 1679, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1681 Birth of Child
Hester BISHOP was born 21 May 1681, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1683 Birth of Child
Thomas BISHOP was born 21 September 1683, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1685 Birth of Child
John BISHOP was born 20 September 1685, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

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marriage1689 Marriage / Partner
Hester (Esther) COGSWELL and Thomas BURNHAM 16 December 1689, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1693 Birth of Child
Susanna BURNHAM was born 29 January 1693, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1694 Birth of Child
Thomas BURNHAM was born 9 February 1694, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1696 Birth of Child
Benjamin BURNHAM was born 21 December 1696, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1700 Birth of Child
Phebe BURNHAM was born 13 April 1700, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
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