William Moody1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

#1635, b. circa 1608, d. 25 October 1673


Sarah (?) b. c 1610, d. 13 Jan 1672/73


     William Moody was born circa 1608 at England.10 He married Sarah (?) circa 1630 at England. William Moody died on 25 October 1673 at Newbury, Essex, Mass.11,10 He was buried on 27 October 1673 at Newbury Neck Cemetery Newbury, Essex, Mass.12

Other Events

     William and Sarah Moody and their children emigrated from England to Ipswich, Essex, Mass, in 1634 on the Mary and John.9 William Moody became a Freeman on 6 May 1635.13 William Moody and John Moody are not known to be related.

Time Line

Birthc 1608, England10
Marriagec 1630, EnglandSarah (?)
Birth of Son1633, EnglandRev. Joshua Moody10
Emigration1634, Ipswich, Essex, MassSarah (?)9
Birth of Sons 1635, MassSamuel Moody10
Freeman1635, Mass13
Birth of Sonc 1637, MassCaleb Moody10
Death of Wife1673, Newbury, Essex, MassSarah (?)11,10
Death1673, Newbury, Essex, Mass11,10
Burial1673, Newbury Neck Cemetery Newbury, Essex, Mass12
ChartsDescendants of William Moody


F-A-G Memorial Found


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  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 162.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 220.
  5. John Farmer, A Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England (Lancaster, Mass: Carter, Andrews, & Co., 1829), 198.
  6. Charles Henry Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts (Boston: The Author, 1900), 316.
  7. Charles C.P. Moody, Biographical Sketches of the Moody Family. (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1847), 008.
  8. Robert Harry McIntire, Ancestry of Robert Harry McIntire and of Harriet Annette McIntire, his wife (Norfolk: n.pub., 1950), 370.
  9. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, 7 vols., (Boston: NEHGS, 1999-2011), 5:135.
  10. Anderson, GM2, 5:136.
  11. Vital Records of Newbury, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, 2 vols. in 3 (Salem: The Essex Institute, 1911), 2:2:664.
  12. Find A Grave Memorial.
  13. Nathaniel B. Shurtleff, Records of the Governor and Company of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, 1628-1686, 5 vols. in 6 (Boston: The Legislature, 1853-1854), 1:371.