Mailing List:1997-12-02 06, Re: Coldham/Coldam/Coldom, by Robert L. Ward

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Mailing List Archives > 1997-12-02 06, Re: Coldham/Coldam/Coldom, by Robert L. Ward

From: "Robert L. Ward" <rlward1 -at-> Subject: Re: Coldham/Coldam/Coldom Date: Tue, 02 Dec 1997 19:17:35 At 04:54 PM 12/2/97 EST, Richard_Norwood -at- wrote: >Hello everyone. > >I am interested in the Coldham/Coldam/Coldom reference in your genealogies. > Some of you have reference to a Martha Coldam, who married Richard Whitney >in Watertown, Ma ca 1650. > >Has anyone been able to trace her ancestry? I believe that she could be >the daughter of Thomas Coldam of Lynn, Mass., and sister of Clement of Lynn >and Gloucester, Mass. I would be very interested in more details about her >if they are available and would enjoy working on her ancestry with someone. > >Thank you for your interest. > >Best regards, > >Dick Norwood > ***** English Programs for Internationals ***** >* USC Byrnes 310, Columbia, SC 29208 USA >* <a href=""></a> >* (803) 777-3867 ** (803) 777-6839 (fax) Dear Dick, There is an excellent article on the subject: Dempsey, James G., "Thomas Coldam of Lynn, Mass.," _The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. CXXV (1971), pp. 24-28. Martha-2 (COLDAM) WHITNEY was, indeed, daughter of Thomas-1 and Johanna (-----) COLDAM, and sister of Clement-2. I suppose you are a descendant of the Elizabeth-3 COLDAM who m. Francis NORWOOD of Gloucester, mentioned on p. 27. Regards, Robert Robert L. Ward rlward1 -at- <a href=""></a> 12236 Shadetree Lane, Laurel, MD 20708-2832 301-776-1659

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