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This is not my original research, but this line of Durkees has been documented by The Society of Genealogy of Durkee, 4100 East Theresa Street, Long Beach, CA 90814-1758, 562 438-5582. They say: "William Durkee (Durgy) was born in Ireland about 1632 and may have been the first Irishman to settle in the Massachusetts Bay Colony. He arrived on Nov. 9, 1663 as the indentured servant of Thomas Bishop, having been in the Barbadoes, probably as a slave of Cromwells."

Descendants of William Durkee

FIRST GENERATION


1. William Durkee was born in 1630 in Meath County, Ireland. He died in 1704 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.


He was married to Martha Cross (daughter of Anna Jordan) on 20 Dec 1664 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. Martha Cross was born on 14 Feb 1642/43 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. She died on 11 Jan 1726/27 in Windham, Windham County, Conn.. William Durkee and Martha Cross had the following children:


+2 i. William Durkee.

+3 ii. Ann Durkee.

+4 iii. Elizabeth Durkee.

+5 iv. Jane Durkee.

+6 v. John Deacon Durkee.

+7 vi. Martha Durkee.

+8 vii. Mary Durkee.

+9 viii. Mercy Durkee.

+10 ix. Thomas Doctor Durkee.

+11 x. Henry Durkee.




SECOND GENERATION


2. William Durkee was born about 1672 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. He died on 2 Mar 1730/31 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


He was married to Rebecca Gould on 13 Jan 1704/5 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. Rebecca Gould was born about 1674.


3. Ann Durkee was born in 1676 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. She died on 17 Feb 1761 in Windham, Windham, CT.


She was married to Samuel Palmer on 6 Dec 1727 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. Samuel Palmer was born about 1673. He died on 1 Nov 1743 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


4. Elizabeth Durkee was born in 1670 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass..


She was married to Samuel Webb on 14 May 1752 in Windham Co., Windham, CT. Samuel Webb was born about 1668.


5. Jane Durkee was born about 1684 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. She died in Mass..


She was married to John S. Martin on 29 Apr 1710 in Ipswich, Essex Co., MA. John S. Martin was born about 1680. He died in 1760 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass..


6. John Deacon Durkee was born on 3 Jan 1664/65 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. He died on 11 Sep 1739 in Windham, Windham, CT.


He was married to Elizabeth Parsons (daughter of Jeffrey Parsons and Sarah Vinson) on 22 Mar 1684/85 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. Elizabeth Parsons was born on 22 Mar 1668/69 in <Ashprington, Devonshire, England>. She died on 23 Sep 1711 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. John Deacon Durkee and Elizabeth Parsons had the following children:


+12 i. John Durkee.

+13 ii. Andrew Durkee.

+14 iii. Jeremiah Durkee.

+15 iv. William Durkee.

+16 v. Patience Durkee.

+17 vi. Stephen Durkee.

+18 vii. Sarah Durkee.

+19 viii. Mary Durkee.


He was married to Hannah Bennett on 18 Oct 1712 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts. Hannah Bennett was born about 1667.


7. Martha Durkee was born in Aug 1668 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. She died on 30 Jan 1747/48 in Hampton, Middlesex, CT.


She was married to Thomas Fuller on 19 Jul 1699 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. Thomas Fuller was born about 1666. He died on 18 Apr 1719 in Windham, Conn..


8. Mary Durkee was born in Apr 1678 in Ipswich, Essex, MA.


She was married to Joseph Peck on 26 Nov 1709 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. Joseph Peck was born about 1676.


9. Mercy Durkee was born in 1684 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. She died on 1 Aug 1730 in Windham, Windham, CT.


She was married to George Martin on 4 Jun 1709 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. George Martin was born about 1678. He died on 15 Aug 1755 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


10. Thomas Doctor Durkee was born about 1666 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass.. He died on 11 Sep 1739 in Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.


He was married to Elizabeth Ford (daughter of Andrew Sr. Ford and Ellinore Ellyn Lovell) on 5 Mar 1700/1 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. Elizabeth Ford was born on 2 Nov 1667 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass.. She died on 28 Jul 1727 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. Thomas Doctor Durkee and Elizabeth Ford had the following children:


+20 i. Nathaniel Durkee.

+21 ii. Joseph Durkee.

+22 iii. Benjamin Durkee.

+23 iv. Robert Durkee.

+24 v. Andrew Durkee.

25 vi. Solomon Durkee was born on 14 Dec 1717 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died UNKNOWN in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..

+26 vii. James Durkee.

+27 viii. Nathan Durkee.

+28 ix. Thomas Durkee.

+29 x. Elizabeth Durkee.


He was married to Rebecca Lamb on 2 Jun 1728 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. Rebecca Lamb was born about 1668.


He was married to Rebeckah Tilton on 26 Jun 1728. Rebeckah Tilton was born about 1668.


11. Henry Durkee was born in May 1681 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.


Relief Adams was born about 1683.




THIRD GENERATION


12. John Durkee was born on 23 Sep 1689 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. He died on 21 Apr 1751 in Norwich, Conn.


He was married to Anna Low on 26 Jan 1711/12. Anna Low was born about 1691.


He was married to Mary Lee on 12 Dec 1713 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts. Mary Lee was born on 20 Oct 1695 in Manchester, Essex Co, MA. She died on 15 Dec 1732 in Norwich, New London Co, CT.


He was married to Hannah Adgate in 1738. Hannah Adgate was born about 1691.


13. Andrew Durkee was born on 20 Sep 1692 in Ipswich, Essex, MA. He died in 1747 in Probable Boston, Mass.


He was married to Anna Low on 26 Jan 1711/12. Anna Low was born about 1694.


He was married to Abigail Townsend on 30 Dec 1718 in Boston, Suffolk, Mass. Abigail Townsend was born about 1694.


14. Jeremiah Durkee was born on 22 Mar 1694/95 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. He died on 30 Jan 1733/34 in Windham, Windham Co. Conn.


Elizabeth [Durkee] was born about 1697.


Elizabeth [Durkee] was born about 1696.


15. William Durkee was born on 30 Jan 1698/99 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. He died on 17 Mar 1753 in Windham, Windham, CT.


He was married to Susanna Sabin on 3 Mar 1725/26 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. Susanna Sabin was born about 1700.


He was married to Elizabeth Ford on 5 Aug 1735 in Windham, Windham, CT. Elizabeth Ford was born about 1700.


16. Patience Durkee was born on 11 Nov 1703 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. She died on 28 Sep 1793 in Union, Tolland, Connecticut.


She was married to Daniel Badger on 28 Jun 1727 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Daniel Badger was born about 1700.


17. Stephen Durkee was born on 9 Jun 1706 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. He died on 18 Aug 1769 in Hampton, Cn.


He was married to Lois Moulton on 19 Mar 1728/29 in Brimfield, Mass.. Lois Moulton was born about 1709. Stephen Durkee and Lois Moulton had the following children:


+30 i. Andrew Durkee.


18. Sarah Durkee was born on 1 Feb 1706/7 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. She died on 11 Oct 1744 in Norwich, CT.


She was married to John Griswold in 1728. John Griswold was born about 1700.


19. Mary Durkee was born on 15 Oct 1709 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. She died in Gloucester, Essex Co. Mass.


She was married to Ebenezer Walbridge on 2 Dec 1730 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Ebenezer Walbridge was born about 1707.


She was married to Ebenezer Wallbridge on 2 Dec 1730 in Norwich, New London, Conn.. Ebenezer Wallbridge was born about 1707.


20. Nathaniel Durkee was born on 8 Jan 1685/86 in Ispwich, Essex Co., Mass. He died about 1760 in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn..


He was married to Mary Baker (daughter of Joseph Baker and Hannah Cook) on 21 Aug 1727 in Windham, Windham, Conn.. Mary Baker was born on 5 Jul 1702 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn.. She died between 1745 and 1797. Nathaniel Durkee and Mary Baker had the following children:


+31 i. Timothy Lt. Lewis Durkee.

+32 ii. Elizabeth Durkee.

+33 iii. Nathaniel Jr. Durkee.

+34 iv. Jedidiah Durkee.

+35 v. Mary Durkee.

+36 vi. Catherine Durkee.

+37 vii. Nathan Durkee.

+38 viii. Hannah Durkee.

+39 ix. Nathaniel Durkee.

40 x. Nathanial Jr. Durkee was born in 1727.

41 xi. Elizabeth Durkee was born in 1728.

42 xii. Catherine Durkee was born in 1729.

43 xiii. Jedediah Durkee was born in 1732.

44 xiv. Catharine Durkee was born in 1737.


21. Joseph Durkee was born about 1707 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass..


He was married to Abigail Hodge on 10 Mar 1728/29 in Preston, New London Co, Conn.. Abigail Hodge was born about 1709.


22. Benjamin Durkee was born on 6 Feb 1710/11 in Ipswich, Essex Co., Mass.. He died on 11 May 1744 in Norwich, Conn..


He was married to Sarah Abell on 1 Aug 1738 in Norwich, Conn.. Sarah Abell was born about 1713. She died UNKNOWN in Norwich, Conn..


23. Robert Durkee was born on 10 Dec 1713 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died on 28 Jun 1771 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn..


He was married to Hester Warren on 25 Apr 1738 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. Hester Warren was born in 1721. She died in 1780 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn..


24. Andrew Durkee was born on 2 Feb 1714/15 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died on 3 Jan 1761 in Pomfret, Conn..


He was married to Mary Bartholomew about 1738. Mary Bartholomew was born about 1717. She died in Woodstock, Conn..


26. James Durkee was born on 3 Jun 1721 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died in Fort Edward, NY.


He was married to Lydia Pitcher on 22 Oct 1745 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn.. Lydia Pitcher was born about 1724. She died on 6 Jan 1818 in Fort Edward, NY.


27. Nathan Durkee was born on 27 Dec 1725 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died on 14 Nov 1759 in Norwich, Conn..


He was married to Anne Gifford on 19 Dec 1749 in Norwich, Conn.. Anne Gifford was born about 1727. She died on 3 Jul 1752 in Norwich, Conn..


28. Thomas Durkee was born on 13 Jan 1701/2 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. He died on 26 Dec 1724 in Windham, Windham Co. Conn.


Sarah Peabody was born about 1703.


29. Elizabeth Durkee was born on 26 Apr 1697 in Gloucester, Essex, MA. She died on 29 Aug 1752 in Norwich, Conn.


She was married to David Fisk on 25 Dec 1723 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. David Fisk was born about 1695. He died on 25 Mar 1748 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


She was married to Joshua Calkins on 30 Dec 1729. Joshua Calkins was born about 1695.




FOURTH GENERATION


30. Andrew Durkee was born on 24 Nov 1737 in Windham, Connecticut. He died on 17 Nov 1814 in Wilkesbarre, Pennsylvania.


He was married to Mary Benjamin on 25 Jan 1762. Mary Benjamin was born about 1739. She died in 1819.


31. Timothy Lt. Lewis Durkee was born on 1 May 1737 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn.. He died on 22 Mar 1797 in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont.


He was married to Lucy Anne Smalley (daughter of Joseph Smalley and Jemima Ordway) on 3 May 1758 in Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut. Lucy Anne Smalley was born on 19 Jan 1736/37 in Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut. She died in Mar 1797 in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont. Timothy Lt. Lewis Durkee and Lucy Anne Smalley had the following children:


45 i. Heman Durkee was born in 1759.

46 ii. Timothy Jr. Durkee was born in 1762.

47 iii. Adin Durkee was born in 1768.

48 iv. Andrew Durkee was born in 1769.

49 v. Lorena Durkee was born in 1772.

50 vi. Sheldon Durkee was born in 1774.

51 vii. Harvey Durkee was born in 1775.

52 viii. Jireh Durkee was born in 1780.

+53 ix. Lucy Anne Durkee.


He was married to Olive Whitcomb after 1782. Olive Whitcomb was born about 1756. Timothy Lt. Lewis Durkee and Olive Whitcomb had the following children:


54 i. Edward W. Durkee was born in 1794.

55 ii. Lucy Abigail Durkee was born in 1798.


32. Elizabeth Durkee was born on 6 Feb 1728/29 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


Unknown Gillett was born about 1726.


She was married to James Pitcher about 1745. James Pitcher was born about 1715. He died on 22 Jan 1793 in Washington, Litchfield County, CT.


33. Nathaniel Jr. Durkee was born on 10 Dec 1730 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


He was married to Keziah Martin about 1750. Keziah Martin was born about 1732.


34. Jedidiah Durkee was born on 22 Jun 1735 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn.. He died in 1791 in Washington, Litchfield County, CT.


He was married to Rhoda Stone about 1760. Rhoda Stone was born about 1737.


35. Mary Durkee was born on 1 Jul 1739 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn..


She was married to Nathan Warner on 13 May 1757 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn.. Nathan Warner was born about 1737. He died on 14 Jul 1784 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn..


36. Catherine Durkee was born on 7 Mar 1740/41 in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn.. She died on 4 Sep 1814 in Fairfax, Franklin County, VT..


She was married to Joseph Beeman on 28 Jun 1759 in Washington, Litchfield County, CT. Joseph Beeman was born in 1725 in Preston, New London Co, Conn.. He died on 14 Mar 1814 in North Fairfax, Frankllin County, VT..


37. Nathan Durkee was born on 31 Jan 1747/48 in Roxbury, Conn. He died in Sep 1794 in New York.


He was married to Mary Green on 19 Mar 1769 in Wales, MA. Mary Green was born about 1750.


38. Hannah Durkee was born on 6 Feb 1727/28 in Windham, Windham Co., Conn..


She was married to Junia Ingraham in Jul 1745 in Woodberry, Litchfield County, Conn.. Junia Ingraham was born about 1725.


39. Nathaniel Durkee was born on 10 Dec 1730 in "of" Lyme CT.


Keziah Martin was born on 24 May 1762 in New Milford CT.




FIFTH GENERATION


53. Lucy Anne Durkee was born on 20 Feb 1767 in Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut. She died in 1841.


She was married to Woodward Tucker (son of Benjamin Dr. Tucker and Mary Polly Thomas) on 2 Nov 1787 in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont. Woodward Tucker was born about 1765 in Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts. He died between 1840 and 1850 in Whitehall, New York. Lucy Anne Durkee and Woodward Tucker had the following children:


+56 i. Lucy Tucker.

+57 ii. Adin Tucker.

+58 iii. Jireh Tucker.

+59 iv. Elias Tucker.

+60 v. Heman Tucker.




SIXTH GENERATION


56. Lucy Tucker was born in 1789 in Vermont. She died on 20 Apr 1871 in Minneapolis Minnesota.


She was married to Archibald Captain Smith before 1815. Archibald Captain Smith was born in 1782 in Vermont. He died on 28 Apr 1853 in Albany, New York. Lucy Tucker and Archibald Captain Smith had the following children:


61 i. Ludy A. Smith was born in 1820.

62 ii. Amanda Smith was born in 1816.


57. Adin Tucker was born in 1790 in Randolph, Orange, Vermont. He died after 21 Jun 1875 in prob. Sauk County Wisconsin.


He was married to Judith Brockway (daughter of Martin Brockway and Elizabeth Hildreth) about 1816. Judith Brockway was born on 3 Feb 1787 in Washington, Cheshire, New Hampshire. She died between 1870 and 1872 in Tuckertown, Sauk County Wisconsin. Adin Tucker and Judith Brockway had the following children:


63 i. Jane Tucker was born between 1815 and 1820 in St Lawrence County, New York. She died in Aug 1854 in Tuckertown, Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.

64 ii. Adaline Tucker was born in 1818 in St Lawrence County, New York.

+65 iii. Emily Tucker.

+66 iv. Celynda Tucker.

67 v. Laura E. Tucker was born in 1830 in St. Lawrence County, New York.


He was married to Mary Ann Hess Hunt (daughter of George Hess and Maria Siget Sigle) on 14 Aug 1872 in Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin. Mary Ann Hess Hunt was born about 1830. She died on 1 Jan 1876 in Tuckertown, Sauk County Wisconsin.


58. Jireh Tucker was born on 16 Apr 1792 in Randolph, Orange, Vermont. He died on 31 Jan 1878 in Litchfield, Illinois.


He was married to Achsa Tracy (daughter of Cyrus Judge Tracy and Hannah [Tracy]) on 10 Oct 1816 in Tunbridge, Royalton, Vermont. Achsa Tracy was born on 9 Sep 1792 in Tunbridge, Vermont. She died on 15 Apr 1868 in Royalton, Vermont. Jireh Tucker and Achsa Tracy had the following children:


+68 i. Jireh Jr. Tucker.

+69 ii. Cyrus Tracy Rev. Tucker.

70 iii. Harvey Durkee Tucker was born on 3 Jul 1817.

71 iv. Heman Woodard Tucker was born on 1 Jul 1824.

72 v. Leonard Tracy Tucker was born on 23 Aug 1827.

+73 vi. Lucy Anna Tucker.


59. Elias Tucker was born on 29 Mar 1796 in Randolph, Orange, Vermont. He died on 25 Sep 1841 in New York.


Salome Currier was born about 1798 in Vermont. She died about 1866. Elias Tucker and Salome Currier had the following children:


+74 i. Archibald S. Tucker.

75 ii. Heman Tucker was born in 1830.

+76 iii. Thomas Tucker.

77 iv. Orphina Tucker was born in 1835.

78 v. Philena Tucker was born in 1838.

79 vi. Hannah Tucker was born in 1840.

+80 vii. Huldah Tucker.


60. Heman Tucker was born on 6 Aug 1798 in Pittsfield, Vermont. He died on 28 Mar 1877 in Clarks Hill, Wisconsin.


Mary [Tucker] was born in 1811 in New York. She died after 1860.


He was married to Laura Walking Wilkins about 1830. Laura Walking Wilkins was born in 1803 in Poultney, Vermont. She died on 21 Mar 1853 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York. Heman Tucker and Laura Walking Wilkins had the following children:


81 i. Laura L. Tucker was born in 1832.

82 ii. Sarah A. Tucker was born in 1835 in New York.

83 iii. Harriet Tucker was born in 1838.

84 iv. Emma W. Tucker was born in 1840.

85 v. Henrietta Tucker was born about 1842 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York. She died in 1845 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.




SEVENTH GENERATION


65. Emily Tucker was born on 13 Mar 1820 in St. Lawrence County, New York. She died on 12 Oct 1852 in Glendale Cemetery, Cardington Morrow County OH.


She was married to Joseph Burt (son of Ebenezer Burt and Sarah Leonard) on 11 May 1841 in Delaware County Ohio. Joseph Burt was born on 2 Feb 1818 in Washington County, Pennsylvania. He died on 15 Nov 1891 in Prairie Chapel Cemetery, Paulding County Ohio. Emily Tucker and Joseph Burt had the following children:


+86 i. Adin Burt.

87 ii. Helen Burt was born in 1843.

88 iii. Marvin Burt was born in 1845. He died on 14 Apr 1904 in Prairie Chapel Cemetery, Paulding County Ohio.

+89 iv. Ira J. Burt.


66. Celynda Tucker was born in 1824 in New York.


She was married to Hiram Aldrich (son of Isaiah Aldrich and Abigail Wilcox) on 2 Sep 1845 in Delaware County, OH. Hiram Aldrich was born on 20 Sep 1824 in OHIO. He died before 1870 in Sauk, Wisconsin. Celynda Tucker and Hiram Aldrich had the following children:


90 i. Cicero Aldrich was born in 1846 in OHIO. He died after 1870.

91 ii. Melissa Aldrich was born in 1853 in OHIO.

92 iii. Emily Aldrich was born in 1856 in Wisconsin.

93 iv. Margarete Rosetta Aldrich was born in 1860 in Wisconsin.


68. Jireh Jr. Tucker was born about 1820.


Jireh Jr. Tucker had the following children:


94 i. Alice May Tucker was born on 10 Oct 1864.


69. Cyrus Tracy Rev. Tucker was born on 2 Dec 1818.


He was married to Sophia B. Green on 1 Dec 1848. Sophia B. Green was born about 1820.


73. Lucy Anna Tucker was born on 18 Aug 1820.


She was married to Joseph Warren Guernsey on 18 Aug 1845. Joseph Warren Guernsey was born about 1818.


74. Archibald S. Tucker was born in 1828. He died in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.


Julia Elizabeth Boucher was born in 1827 in New York. She died in 1895 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York. Archibald S. Tucker and Julia Elizabeth Boucher had the following children:


+95 i. Archibald W. Tucker.

96 ii. Milton M. Tucker was born in 1861. He died in 1930 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.

97 iii. Ray R. Tucker was born in 1884. He died in 1925 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.

98 iv. Vinnie Tucker was born in 1869. He died in 1877 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.


76. Thomas Tucker was born in 1833. He died in 1913 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.


Morphena Estus was born in 1838. She died in 1921 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York. Thomas Tucker and Morphena Estus had the following children:


99 i. Milton Tucker was born in 1858. He died in 1859 in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York.

+100 ii. Herman S. Tucker.


80. Huldah Tucker was born in 1822 in New York.


John C. Williams was born in 1822 in Vermont.


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