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KIMBALL FAMILY HISTORY (Direct Line Only)

 

According to The History of the Kimball Family by Leonard Allen Morrison, Richard Kemball came to Massachusetts in 1634 on the ship "Elizabeth" from Ipswich, England. On board were his wife, Ursula Scott, and her brother, Thomas Scott. They settled in a section of Watertown, which is present-day Cambridge, MA. They moved to Ipswich, MA in 1637. He died March 1676.

Their children were:

Abigail, born Rattlesden, Suffolk, England, died 1658 Salisbury, MA. She married John Severans.

Henry, b.1615 Rattlesden, Suffolk, England.

Elizabeth, b.1621 Rattlesden, Suffolk, England.

Richard. See First Generation below.

Mary, b.1625 Rattlesden, Suffolk, England. She married Robert Dutch.

 

First Generation

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1. Richard KIMBALL. Born in 1623 in Rattlesden, Suffolk, England. Richard died in Wenham, Essex, MA on 26 May 1676, he was 54.

Richard married Mary COOLEY. Born on 22 Jun in Springfield, Hampden, Ma. She died 2 September 1672.

2 i. Samuel (1651-1716)

Their other children were:

John (1650 Ipswich-1721)

Thomas (12 Nov 1657-2 Oct 1716)

Ephraim (18 Feb 1660 Wenham-16 Jan 1732)

Caleb (9 Apr 1665-25 Jan 1725 in Wenham)

Christopher

Richard (7 Jul 1671-8 Oct 1672)

Nathaniel (1676-1735)

 

Second Generation

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2. Samuel KIMBALL. Born in 1651 in Ipswich, MA. Samuel died on 3 Oct 1716, he was 65. He was an ensign in the militia. He was a surveyor in 1676, constable in 1677.

On 20 Sep 1676 when Samuel was 25, he married Mary WITT (WHITE), daughter of John WITT (1612-1675) and Sarah, in Lynn, Essex, MA. Born on 5 Mar 1659 in Lynn, Essex, MA.

3 i. Ebenezer (1690-1769)

Their other children were:

Samuel (19 Aug 1677-20 Jan 1745)

Sarah (6 Sep 1678-?) married John Herrick.

Martha born 24 May 1680, died infant.

Mary (1682-?) married Elisha Dodge.

Richard (1683-1713)

Jonathan (1686-1758)

John (Nov 1687-1754)

Martha (1692-?) married John Gott.

Thomas (22 Feb 1695-?)

Benjamin (17 April 1698-4 Aug 1703)

Abigail (25 May 1700-?) married Thomas Brown

Jerusha (30 April 1703-22 Aug 1703)

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Third Generation

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3. Ebenezer KIMBALL. Born in 1690 in Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts. Ebenezer died in Hopkinton, Ma in 1769, he was 79. Occupation: yeoman, mason. He lived in Wenham MA, Beverly MA, and moved to Hopkinton in 1740.

On 9 Jun 1712 Ebenezer married Elizabeth CARR, daughter of Richard CARR & Dorothy BOYCE of Salisbury, MA, born 1691 in Salisbury, Essex, MA.

4 i. Boyce (1731-1802)

Their other children:

Elizabeth (19 Mar 1712-?)

Mary

Dorothy

Ebenezer (22 Jun 1720-?)

Richard, baptized 30 Dec 1722 Wenham

Abigail (13 April 1726-?)

Sarah (16 April 1728-?)

Anna (11 July 1729-?) married James Hiscock

 

Fourth Generation

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4. Boyce KIMBALL. Born on 18 Jun 1731 in Wenham, Essex, MA. Died 13 May 1802 in Shutesbury, Franklin, Mass.

On 4 Dec 1755, Boyce married Rebecca HAYWARD, daughter of Johathan HAYWARD (8 Apr 1699-24 Nov 1751) & Lydia ALBEE (1690-3 Oct 1776). Born on 9 Jun 1739 in Hopkinton, Middlesex, Ma. Rebecca died in Shutesbury, Franklin, MA on 23 Jul 1790, she was 51.

5 i. Richard (1775-1837)

Their other children were:

Boyce (4 Mar 1757 Hopkinton, MA -6 April 1820)

Rebecca (9 Jun 1759-?) married Ziba Holbrook

Jonathan (23 Jul 1761-?)

Ebenezer (3 Dec 1763-?)

Mary (11 Sep 1767-?)

Susanna (24 Jul 1768-?)

Priscilla (21 Nov 1771-?)

Timothy (21 Dec 1773-?)

Amasa (23 May 1777-?)

Ruel (20 Dec 1778-?)

Rachel, baptized 16 May 1779

 

Fifth Generation

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5. Richard KIMBALL. Born on 14 May 1775 in Milford, Worcester, MA. Richard died in Gouverneur, NY on 10 Apr 1837, he was 61.

Richard worked as a surveyor on the staff of the Gov. of Pennsylvania, covering Ohio. He was partly paid in government land grants. When his sons married, he gave each of them 40 acre parcels of land in Ohio as wedding presents.

In 1801, Richard married (1) Nancy BULLARD. Born on 19 Oct 1783 in Tryingham, Berkshire, MA. Nancy died on 13 Nov 1820, she was 37.

6 i. Hanibal Howard (1803-1872)

Their other children:

Celia Ann (8 Dec 1801 Fairfield, NY-?) Married John Haile

Volney Richard (8 Nov 1805-?)

Charlotte Maria (7 Nov 1807-?)Married Louis Augur of Leyden, NY. Died San Francisco, CA.

Ezekiel Bullard (25 Jul 1810-?)

Angeline (6 Aug 1812-?) Gouverneur, NY. Married L. C. Reynolds, MD of Couverneur, NY. Died Jackson, MI.

Emily (2 Aug 1814-?)

Eliza Patience (5 Jan 1818-?) Married (1)Silas Newcome of Columbus, OH, (2)John Reynolds

Nancy Roxana (3 Nov 1820-?). Married Leonard Smith. Died Leroy, NY.

Richard Kimball married (2) Mary Hawkins.

Their children were:

Mary Malvina (18 Jan 1825-?)

Sarah Francis (28 Oct 1826-?)

Bryant Burrell (10 Jul 1828-?)

 

Sixth Generation

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6. Hanibal Howard KIMBALL. Born on 25 Dec 1803 in Fairfield, Herkimer, NY. Hanibal Howard died in Columbus, OH on 23 Oct 1872, he was 68.

In 1837 when Hanibal Howard was 33, he married Adeline TALCOTT, daughter of Johnson TALCOTT (6 Sep 1778-13 Feb 1850) & Altamira COOLEY (15 Oct 1781-). Born on 8 Jul 1812 in Leyden Township, Lewis, NY. Adeline died in Columbus, OH on 10 May 1852, she was 39. She died during childbirth. Her children were sent to be raised by her mother, Altamira COOLEY TALCOTT.

7 i. Ellen Grace (1845-1911)

Hanibal Howard Kimball went to OH before his first marriage in 1837. He moved his wife, Adeline Talcott, from Talcottville, NY to Columbus, OH on E Town Street. Adeline died in this house of childbirth when Grace was six years old (about 1853). After Hanibal's 2nd marriage to Eliza Burgett Weaver (born Nov 1820 in Paris, OH, died 26 Dec 1895 Columbus, OH) in 1853, he built a brick house on the 40 acre plot.

The 1870 census shows Hanibal living in Ohio with this family, carriage servant and domestic servant. He declares his real estate to be valued at $20,000 and his personal estate valued at $10,000.

Other children of Hanibal and Adeline:

Charles (6 Dec 1839-4 Sep 1840, Leyden, NY)

Charles Howard (24 Jan 1841-23 May 1842)

Altamira Janette (30 Mar 1843-18 Feb 1845)

Frank Harley (26 Oct 1847-?) Died Newcastle, WA

Carrol Talcott (21 Dec 1850-20 Dec 1897, Fruitland, CA)

Adeline (8 May 1852-14 May 1852)

 

Children of Hanibal Howard Kimball and Eliza Burgett Weaver:

Walter Burgett (26 April 1856-?). Married Harriette Isabelle Whitney of Mansfield, OH on 20 Sep 1882. He worked as a dealer of photographic supplies in Columbus, OH.

Howard Hanibal (13 Aug 1859-?). Married Lulu Townley, born Mansfield, Ohio, May 4, 1862, daughter of Calvin Charles and Cephelia Ann (Bosworth) Townley. He was a wholesale shoe merchant in Kansas City, Mo.

Richard (6 Dec 1862-5 Nov 1881)

 

 

Seventh Generation

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7. Ellen Grace KIMBALL. Born on 2 Sep 1845 in Columbus, Franklin Co., NY. Ellen Grace died in Talcottville, NY in Jun 1911, she was 65.

Ellen Grace married William Pratt REED, son of Jonathan REED (1 May 1797-1 Sep 1852) & Elizabeth (Betsey) TEMPLE (16 May 1805-12 Mar 1856), in Columbus, OH. Born on 14 Feb 1839 in Shrewsbury, MA. William Pratt died in Columbus, Franklin Co., OH on 11 Nov 1880, he was 41. Occupation: Shoe manufacturer.

After her husband's death, she returned to Talcottville and had a 20 year lease on the house for the summers from Thomas Baker Jr. and his two surviving sisters. She took her daughters to Germany for the winters.

They had the following children:

8 i. William Kimball (1869-)

9 ii. Elizabeth Adeline (1871-1903)

10 iii. Dorothy Mott (1874-1964)

 

 

Eighth Generation

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8. William Kimball REED. Born on 31 Jan 1869 in Columbus, OH. As an adult he lived in Kansas City, MO.

9. Elizabeth Adeline REED. Born on 11 May 1871 in Columbus, OH. Elizabeth Adeline died in Talcottville, NY in Jun 1903, she was 32.

On 26 Nov 1892 when Elizabeth Adeline was 21, she married Willard Hart Furbish, son of Henry Hart FURBISH (3 Jun 1835-12 Mar 1913) & Harriet A. ORDWAY (1838-31 Dec 1871), in Talcottville, NY. Born on 4 Mar 1862 in Portland, Cumberland, ME. Willard Hart died in Sandston, VA on 30 Apr 1933, he was 71.

They had the following children:

11 i. Willard Hart (1895-1963)

12 ii. Dorothy (1896-1985)

13 iii. Henry Ordway (1897-1953)

10. Dorothy Mott REED. Born on 22 Sep 1874 in Columbus, OH. Dorothy Mott died in 1964, she was 89.

Graduated Smith College in 1895. Received MD from Johns Hopkins in 1900. Graduated 5th in her class of 43. She was one of the first female doctors to graduate. Discovered cause of Hodkin's Disease and the cell is named the Dorothy Reed Cell.

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