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Joseph Sayward (1684-1741)

Description

This subseries includes a copy of Joseph Sayward's will. Joseph Sayward was born in 1684 and was the son of Jonathan and Mary (Austin) Sayward. In 1709, he married Mary Webber of York, Maine. He was a carpenter and joiner by trade; town records state an authorization in 1721 that "Joseph Sayward shall have the full management to build a sufficient fortification about our parsonage house." Joseph and Mary Sayward had nine children: Mary, Susannah, Jonathan, Hannah, Joseph, Henry, Jeremiah, Merriam, and Nathaniel. Joseph died on December 25, 1741.

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Details

Collection Name
Sayward family papers
Collection Code
MS031
Dates
1741
Physical Description
1 folder (1 item)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Sub-series
GUSN
174373
Reference Code
MS031.01.01

Arrangement

The materials in this subseries are in the order arranged alphabetically by subject.

Record details

Originator
Sayward, Joseph, 1684-1741
Material Type
wills

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