Martha Baylie

#1461, b. 20 February 1609/10, d. 22 March 1699/0
FatherFrancis Baylie b. c 1575


Deacon Edward Collins b. 25 Mar 1603, d. 9 Apr 1689


     Martha Baylie was baptized in Framlingham, Suffolk, England, on 20 February 1609/10.1 She married in Framlingham, Suffolk, England, 20 November 1628, Deacon Edward Collins, son of John Collins and Magdalen Trelhern.1 She died in Charlestown, Middlesex, Mass, on 22 March 1699/0.2,3

Other Events

     Martha and Deacon Edward Collins and their children emigrated from England to Cambridge, Middlesex, Mass, in 1639.4 Martha outlived all her children.

Time Line

Baptism1610, Framlingham, Suffolk, England1
Marriage1628, Framlingham, Suffolk, EnglandDeacon Edward Collins1
Birth of Son1629, EnglandDaniel Collins5
Birth of Son1632, Framlingham, Suffolk, EnglandRev. John Collins6
Birth of Son1636, Framlingham, Suffolk, EnglandSamuel Collins7
Birth of Daughter1638, EnglandSibyl Collins8,9
Emigration1639, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassDeacon Edward Collins4
Birth of Daughter1639, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassMartha Collins10,11,12
Birth of Son1642, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassRev. Nathaniel Collins10,11,12
Birth of Daughter1644, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassAbigail Collins13,11,12
Birth of Sonc 1646, Cambridge, Middlesex, MassEdward Collins11
Death of Daughter1672, Hartford, Hartford, ConnSibyl Collins14,15
Death of Daughter1674, Charlestown, Middlesex, MassAbigail Collins16
Death of Husband1689, Charlestown, Middlesex, MassDeacon Edward Collins17,18
Death1700, Charlestown, Middlesex, Mass2,3
ChartsDescendants of John Collins
Male Descendants of John Collins
Deacon's Descendants
Pedigree of Edward Collins Whitmore
Pedigree of Caspar Wever Collins
Pedigree of Daugherty Collins
Pedigree of Edward Collins
Pedigree of Hannah Collins
Pedigree of Robert Frank Collins
Pedigree of Rodney Arthur Collins
Pedigree of Thaddeus Collins
Pedigree of Sarah Josephine Gardner
Pedigree of Rutherford Hayes, Sr.
Pedigree of Samuel Russell
Pedigree of Frank Farnsworth Starr
Pedigree of William Collins Whitney
FlaviaCollins-Daniel Quartus Collins
Edwin O Collins-FF Starr
Robert Collins-Edward Collins
Edward + 1G
Edward + 2G
Edward + 3G
Edward + 4G
Edward + 5G
Abigail (8)
Daniel (11)
Edward (9)
John (18)
Mary (20)
Nathaniel (9)
William (14)


Y-DNA Spouse


  1. Jack L. White & D. Jolene White, The Bramford-Earls Colne Connection (Baltimore: Otter Bay Books, 2012), 198.
  2. M. Halsey Thomas, The Diary of Samuel Sewall, 1674-1729, 2 vols. (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1973), 1:427.
  3. Alonzo Hall Quint, Editor, Journal of the Rev. John Pike of Dover, NH (Cambridge: Massachusetts Historical Society, 1876), 22.
  4. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Directory (Boston: NEHGS, 2015), 074.
  5. Stephen Paschall Sharples, Records of the Church of Christ at Cambridge in New England, 1632-1830, (Boston: Lben Putnam, 1906), 003; also based on dates and place of parents' marriage and siblings' baptisms.
  6. White & White, Connection, 201.
  7. White & White, Connection, 202.
  8. Sharples, Cambridge Church Records, 004;.
  9. William Newell, A Discourse on the Church-Gathering in 1636, (Boston: James Munroe and Company, 1846), 53; The date and place of her birth/baptism in England have not been found. Given the intervals between documented dates of birth of her siblings, she may have been born about 1634. Date is estimated based on baptismal dates of older siblings, and date of parents' emigration (1638).
  10. Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, 2 vols. (Boston: Wright & Potter, 1914-15), 1:150.
  11. Sharples, Cambridge Church Records, 003.
  12. Newell, Church Gathering, 53.
  13. Baldwin, Cambridge VR's, 1:151.
  14. Frank Farnsworth Starr, Various Ancestral Lines of James Goodwin and Lucy (Morgan) Goodwin of Hartford, Connecticut, 2 vols. (Hartford: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1915), 2:373.
  15. Herbert Furman Seversmith, Colonial Families of Long Island, New York and Connecticut. 5 vols. (Washington, DC: The Author, 1939-1958), 2:653.
  16. Thomas Bellows Wyman, The Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, Mass., 1629-1818, 2 vols. (Boston: David Clapp and Son, 1879), 1:461.
  17. Roger D. Joslyn, Vital Records of Charlestown, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, 2 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 1984, 1995), 1:140.
  18. Wyman, Genealogies of Charlestown, 1:231.