William Pontius, immigrated 1633 to
Submitted by Susan (Pontius) Sauve
Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England
showing Three Generations of those who Came Before May, 1692 on
the Basis of Farmers Register. by James Savage, Baltimore,
Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1981.
Pontus, William: Plymouth 1633, in
1643 not in the list of those able to bear arms, ie. under age
of 60, d. 9 Feb 1653, having made his will 9 Sep 1650, leaving
two children only, with very small estate. Mary who had m. 31
Oct 1645, James Glass, and next, 1657, Phillip Delano; and
Hannah, who had married 18 Dec 1644, John Churchill, and next,
25 June 1669, Giles Rickard, and d. 22 Dec 1690.
Amended by Len Niesen
Source: Frost, Josephine C. Ancestors
of James Wilson Yates and his wife Nancy Davis Terry : showing Mayflower descent
from John Alden, Myles Standish, William Mullines, Alice Mullines, Priscilla
Mullines, from Rev. Nathaniel Brewster and through the Drakes, from nearly all
the royal families of Europe
New York: F.H. Hitchcock, 1926, 96 pgs.
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