Robert Woodward, Robert Woodworth & Bethiah Torrey, of Scituate, Plymouth, MA
Robert Woodward, sometimes called Robert Woodworth, was born in the mid-1600's in Boston, Suffolk, MA. He married in 1685 at Scituate, Plymouth, MA, Bethia Torrey, who was born in July 1665 at Scituate and who died there on 11 September 1735.
Some researchers believe that Robert is the son of Nathaniel Woodward, of Boston. Other researchers believe that Robert descends from Walter Woodworth, of Scituate, and Walter's son Benjamin.
See the Sprague Project at www.Sprague-database.org. See also the Maine Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 7, pp. 23-29.
Woodard and Woodart are other forms of the surname.