Section ALE: Descendants of Thomas Sheffield

David Thaler
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Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v5.1.0 on 29 June 2017
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Generation One

1. THOMAS1 SHEFFIELD of Sudbury, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom was born about 1550[9], and was buried on 29 June 1598[9] in St. Peter's Church, Sudbury[9]. [9]
Child:
+2i.EDMUND2 SHEFFIELD of All Saints, Sudbury, b. about 1580[9]; d. before 4 Jan. 1630/1[9]; m. about 1607[9] THOMASINE _____, d. after 3 Sept. 1632[9].


Generation Two

2. EDMUND2 SHEFFIELD (Thomas1) of All Saints, son of (1) Thomas1 SHEFFIELD, was born about 1580[9], and died between 1 Jan. and 4 Jan. 1631[9]. He married about 1607[9], THOMASINE _____, who died after 3 Sept. 1632[9]. [9]
Child:
+3i.ICHABOD3 SHEFFIELD, bp. on 23 Dec. 1630[5, 10] in St. Peter's Church[5, 10]; d. on 4 Feb. 1711/2[5, 10] in Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island, United States[5, 10]; m. in 1660[5, 11] in Portsmouth, Newport Co.[5, 11] (AGB-2) MARY PARKER, b. about 1642[1], daughter of (AGB-1) George and Frances (_____) PARKER.


Generation Three

3. ICHABOD3 SHEFFIELD (Edmund2, Thomas1), son of (2) Edmund2 and Thomasine (_____) SHEFFIELD, was christened on 23 Dec. 1630[5, 10] in St. Peter's Church[5, 10], and died on 4 Feb. 1711/2[5, 10] in Newport[5, 10]. He married in Portsmouth[5, 11], in 1660[5, 11], (AGB-2) MARY PARKER, daughter of (AGB-1) George and Frances (_____) PARKER, who was born about 1642[1]. [5, 10]
Child:
+4i.CAPT. JOSEPH4 SHEFFIELD, b. on 22 Aug. 1661[4, 11] in Portsmouth[4, 11]; d. between Feb. 1705 and 1711[6, 11]; m. on 12 Feb. 1684/5[6, 11] (ALG-2) MARY SHERIFF, b. about 1665[1], d. after March 1718[6], daughter of (ALG-1) Thomas and Martha (_____) SHERIFF.


Generation Four

4. CAPT. JOSEPH4 SHEFFIELD (Ichabod3, Edmund2, Thomas1), son of (3) Ichabod3 and (AGB-2) Mary (PARKER) SHEFFIELD, was born on 22 Aug. 1661[4, 11] in Portsmouth[4, 11], and died between 3 Feb. 1706 and 18 Feb. 1706[6, 11]. He married on 12 Feb. 1684/5[6, 11], (ALG-2) MARY SHERIFF, daughter of (ALG-1) Thomas and Martha (_____) SHERIFF, who was born about 1665[1], and died after March 1718[6]. [6, 11, 4, 7]
Child:
+5i.ELIZABETH5 SHEFFIELD, b. on 1 June 1698[8] in Portsmouth[8]; m. on 17 Oct. 1717[2, 3, 8] (ARK-4) JOSEPH WAIT, b. in Kingstowne, Washington Co., Rhode Island[2, 3] on 27 April 1697[2, 3], d. in Exeter, Washington Co.[2, 3] in 1776[2, 3], son of (ARK-3) Samuel, Jr. and (ATB-23) Aylice (WIGHTMAN).


Generation Five

5. ELIZABETH5 SHEFFIELD (Joseph4, Ichabod3, Edmund2, Thomas1), daughter of (4) Capt. Joseph4 and (ALG-2) Mary (SHERIFF), was born on 1 June 1698[8] in Portsmouth[8], and died between 17 Oct. 1717 and 1808. She married on 17 Oct. 1717[2, 3, 8], (ARK-4) JOSEPH WAIT, son of (ARK-3) Samuel, Jr. and (ATB-23) Aylice (WIGHTMAN), who was born on 27 April 1697[2, 3] in Kingstowne[2, 3], and died in 1776[2, 3] in Exeter[2, 3]. [8, 2]
Child: See (ARK-4) Joseph WAIT



1. Donna Spence, to Dave Thaler, e-mail.
2. Mary Ross Whitman, George Wightman of Quidnessett, R.I. and Descendants (Chicago, Illinois: Chauncey Leonard Whitman?, 1939), 17.
3. G. Andrews Moriarty, Jr., "Thomas Waite of Portsmouth, R. I., and Some of His Descendants," New England Historical and Genealogical Register (Oct. 1919): 298.
4. G. Andrews Moriarty, "One Branch of the Rhode Island Sheffields," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 104 (Jan. 1950).
5. Ibid.: 3.
6. Ibid.: 5.
7. Ibid.: 6.
8. Ibid.: 7.
9. G. Andrews Moriarty, "Genealogical Research in England: Sheffield," New England Historical and Genealogical Register (July 1923): 192.
10. Ibid.: 193.
11. Ibid.: 194.