Section IO: Descendants of Henry Butterworth

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Generation One

1. HENRY1 BUTTERWORTH was born about 1598[7] in England, United Kingdom[7], and died on 18 Jan. 1640/1[7] in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, United States[7]. He married in England[7], before 1622[7], MARY _____, who was born about 1600[7] in England[7], and died on 26 Jan. 1686/7[7] in Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island, United States[7]. [5, 7]
2i.ABRAHAM2 BUTTERWORTH, b. about 1622[7] in England[7].
3ii.JOHN BUTTERWORTH, DEACON, b. about 1624[5] in England[5]; d. in 1708[5] in Bristol, Massachusetts[5]; m. (1) about 1650[5] SARAH _____, d. between 1666 and 14 Sept. 1697[5]; m. (2) between 1697 and 1700[6] HANNAH BOWERMAN, b. in May 1646[6], d. after 1719[6].
+4iii.MARY BUTTERWORTH, b. about 1628[8] in England[8]; d. on 29 Aug. 1714[2] in Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts[2]; m. about 9 March 1650/1[3] in Dorchester, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts[3] (ABE-9) SAMPSON MASON, chr. in Bolton, Lancashire, England[1] on 6 Dec. 1624[1], son of (ABE-3) Robert and Mrs. (ROBERT) Mason MASON.

Generation Two

4. MARY2 BUTTERWORTH (Henry1), daughter of (1) Henry1 and Mary (_____) BUTTERWORTH, was born about 1628[8] in England[8], died on 29 Aug. 1714[2] in Rehoboth[2] and was buried in Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island[4]. She married in Dorchester[3], about 9 March 1650/1[3], (ABE-9) SAMPSON MASON, son of (ABE-3) Robert and Mrs. (ROBERT) Mason MASON, who was christened on 6 Dec. 1624[1] in Bolton[1], was buried on 15 Sept. 1676[2] in Rehoboth[2]. [3, 2, 4, 8, 9]
Genealogy of the Sampson Mason Family says:
Her parentage can only be surmised, but she was probably daughter of John Butterworth of Weymouth in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, and from various mentions it appears evident that she was a sister of John Butterworth of Swansea.[3]
Children: See (ABE-9) Sampson MASON

1. Parish Church of St. Peter (Great Bolton, Lancashire), "Register for Baptisms at St Peter," 1611-1635; transcription, Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks, OnLine Parish Clerks for the County of Lancashire ( : accessed 6 May 2012).
2. Alverado Hayward Mason, Genealogy of the Sampson Mason Family (East Braintree, Mass: A.H. Mason, 1902), 10; digital images, (
3. Ibid., 6.
4. Find A Grave, Memorial #42068366; online, (
5. David Kendall Martin, "Hannah Bowerman, Wife of Anthony² Fry and of Deacon John² Butterworth of Massachusetts and Rhode Island," The American Genealogist 77 (Oct. 2002): 302-312, specifically 303.
6. Ibid., specifically 305.
7. Lyman Mower, The Ancestry of Calvin Robinson Mower (1840-1927) (Salem, Massachusetts: Higginson Book Co., 2004), 105; digital images,
8. Ibid., 106.
9. Ibid., 429.