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Hugh Tilley (b. Bef. 1629, d. January 28, 1646/47)Hugh Tilley was born Bef. 1629 in England2681, and died January 28, 1646/47 in Yarmouth, Barnstable co., MA2682.He married Rose on Bet. 1642 - 1643 in Salem, MA2682.
Notes for Hugh Tilley:
HUGH (TILLEY) HILLER:He came to Salem, Mass., New Plymouth Colonies from County Somersetshire, England on the ship Lions Whelp, John Gibbs, Master.Sailed from Gravesend April 25, 1629 with about 40 planters out of the counties of Dorset & Somerset.Arrived at Salem, Mass. in mid-July.She brought six fishermen from Dorchester.Hugh came under the name of Hugh Tilley.He moved from Salem to Yarmouth in 1639.Excerptsfrom The New Plymouth Court Records:
3 March, 1638-9: Mr. Nicholas Sympkins, Heugh Tilley and Giles Hopkins were deposed to the last will and testament of Peter Weden, the elder of Yarmouth, deceased.
1 March, 1641-2:Heugh Tilley, of Yarmouth (and 3 others) are complained of to the scoffers and jeerers at religion, etc. and making disorders in their town meetings, etc.; are to be sent for to answer the next court, their town meetings, etc.; are to be sent for to answer the next court.
7 June, 1642:before the Grand Enquest: Heugh Tilley, released.Josias Winslow complaints against William Hiller, an action of a debt, that he pay forthwith, pay him xiijli xvs upon a bill which he undertake to pay one Boswell.The dbt of xiiijli was confessed, and judgement granted; 14 days respit for execucon.
August, 1643:the Names of all the Males that are able to beare Armes from xvj Years old to 60 years:Duxborrow--William Hillier, 49 Barnstable--Will Tilly, Yarmouth - Heugh Tilly allias Hillier, 49. (this should indicate that Hugh changed his name from Tilley to Hiller).
1644: Names "Surveyors of the Heigh ways in each towne--Yarmouth: Huegh Hillier, Anthony Thather.
1657: List of names that have taken the Oath of Fidellytye--Hugh Tillie allias Hillier.
Widow Tillye married at Nocett Nov. 3, 1648, Thomas Higgins, a planter of Barnstable. (Scituate church records)
Source:The Known Descendants of Hugh (Tilley) Hiller, 1983, compiled by Martin W. Hiller, USCAN, 929.273, H557h
More About Hugh Tilley and Rose:
Marriage: Bet. 1642 - 1643, Salem, MA.2682
Children of Hugh Tilley and Rose are:
- +Samuel Hiller, b. July 30, 1646, Yarmouth, Barnstable co., MA2683, d. Bet. 1725 - 1726, Sandwich, Barnstable co., MA or Great Neck, MA2684.