Re: Ellis Barron and Grace of Watertown
Skip: Yes, I know about Mary Launce.Have also been to England and seen the "Sherman Window" in the church at Dedham.I was born as a "damnyankee" in Atlanta, GA.I love having William Tecumseh as a distant Cousin.Sometimes it is fun to be out of step!
Samuel and Mary are buried in the Main Street Graveyard in Concord.I saw their tombstones last summer.My line from them is Jonathan Billings m. Dorothy Brooks, Joshua Billings m. Lois Gibson, Lois Billings m. Joseph Fairbanks Burgess, Lois Burgess m. Harvey Brooks, Euclid Brooks m. Flavilla Adams, Walter Brooks m. Anna Jackson. (My parents.)Dad was born in Gardner, MA.
The royal line will take you back to Anne of Kiev, wife of Henry I of France. Her gt-grandmother was Sigurd, the Haughty, who was a terror.Check her out in Swedish records. She m.(1) Eric the Victorious and (2) Sven Forkbeard.