Sarah Hooker 1629 draft

6 Sarah Hooker (Thomas), a daughter of Rev. Thomas and
Susannah Hooker of Hartford, Colony of Conn., born at Little
Baddow (a suburb of Chelmsford, Essex, England), 1629 (or
1630) ; m. Rev. John Wilson, Jr., of Dorchester, Mass., son of
Rev. John Wilson of the First Church of Boston, and Eliza
beth (Mansfield) Wilson, his wife. They were not married
when Rev. Thomas Hooker died in 1647, but preparations were
then being made for it, and they were married soon afterward
and settled in Dorchester, Mass., where Mr. Wilson was a col
league of Rev. Richard Mather.
Rev. John Wilson was born in London, England, Sept. 1621,
and came

Rev. John Wilson was born in London, England, Sept. 1621,
and came with his father to New England in 1630. He grad
10 The Descendants of Rev. Thomas Hooker
uated from Harvard College in 1642, and was ordained and set
tled with Mr. Mather at Dorchester. In 1651 he removed to
Medfield, Mass., where he became a famous preacher, and re
mained there until his death in 1691. We have no record of
the death of his wife.
He died at Medfield, Mass., Aug. 23, 1691. She died at
Braintree, Mass., Aug. 20, 1725.

Medfield, Massachusetts


CHILDREN, WILSON.
19 John, b. Dorchester, Mass., July 16, 1649.
*20 Sarah, b. Dorchester, Mass.
21 Thomas, b. Medfield, Mass., Nov. 12, 1652; d. Medfield, Mass., 1652.
22 Elizabeth, b. Medfield, Mass., 1653 ; d. Medfield, Mass., 1653.
*23 Elizabeth, No. 2, b. Medfield, Mass., 1656.
24 John, b. Medfield, Mass., 1660; d. about 1727; m. his cousin Sarah
Newton, July 4, 1683. (Note—for further record look under
Sarah Newton’s name).
25 Thomas, b. Medfield, Mass., 1662, d. Medfield, Mass., 1662.
*26 Susanna, b. Medfield, Mass., December, 1664.