Treasure Chest Thursday — 1693 Marriage of John Smith and Ruth Cutler in Charlestown, Massachusetts

 It is Treasure Chest Thursday – an opportunity to look in my digital picture information to see what treasures I can discover for my household historical past and family tree musings.

The treasure as we speak is the 1693 marriage report entry for John Smith and Ruth Cutler within the Charlestown, Massachusetts city information:

The wedding report is within the 1693 part close to the underside of the right-hand web page:

The transcription of this report is:

“130  John Smith & Ruth Cutler M. Could 18, 1693”

The supply quotation for this report is:

“Massachusetts, U.S., City and Important Information, 1620-1988,” listed database and digital picture, (, Charlestown > Archives, Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1629-1800, Marriages, web page 515 (picture 317 of 385), John Smith and Ruth Cutler entry, 18 Could 1693.

John Smith (1667-1704) was the son of Matthew and Alice (Chief?) Smith of Charlestown, Massachusetts Bay.  Ruth Cutler (1668-1758) was the daughter of Thomas and Mary (Giles) Cutler of Studying, Massachusetts Bay.  They’d 4 youngsters.
Their daughter, Mary Smith (1698-ca1746), married Ebenezer Phillips (1695-1746) in about 1717 in Charlestown.  They’re my seventh great-grandparents via their son John Phillips (1722-1800).


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