The Latham, Starrett, Fitch Lineage:Information about William Starrett
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William Starrett (b. 15 Apr 1694, d. 08 Mar 1769)William Starrett was born 15 Apr 1694 in Scottish Highlands, and died 08 Mar 1769 in Dedham, MA.He married Mary Gamble on 1724 in Northern Ireland, daughter of Thomas Gamble and Margaret Scott.
Notes for William Starrett:
BIOGRAPHY: William Starrett, at the age of two years, escaped from Scotland with his parents, and took refuge in the North of Ireland, for religious belief. For three months he lay concealed with his parents in a cave in Scotland, waiting for an opportunity to escape to Ireland, and then the home of persecuted Scots.From Ireland he emigrated to America about 1728, and settled in Pemaquid, Maine.Some accounts say he settled in Londonerry or Derryfield, NH.In 1735 he moved to Warren, Maine and located on lot 40.Here he remained until the the Indian War, known as King George War, when he removed to Warren, MA, thence to Dedham, where he remained until his death.
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More About William Starrett:
Record Change: 03 Oct 2005
More About William Starrett and Mary Gamble:
Marriage: 1724, Northern Ireland.
Children of William Starrett and Mary Gamble are:
- Margaret Starrett.
- Hugh Starrett.
- David Starrett, b. 1736.
- Thomas Starrett, b. 1738.
- +William Starrett, b. 04 May 1743, Warren, Maine, d. 03 Aug 1829, Francistown, NH.