Daniel Ferguson, #28 on ‘The Dunbar Prisoners’ List

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Published 30 Dec 2014
Updated: 15 Sep 2016

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First Generation in the New World

1. DANIEL¹ FERGUSON, was born in Scotland in 1633 and died in 1676. He married, MARY (_____).

Biographical Notes:
In 1650 Daniel Ferguson is in the town of South Berwick. Clayton, W. Woodford. The History of York County, Maine (Philadelphia: Philadelphia, Everts & Peck, 1880) page 315.

The History of York County, Maine, c1880. Page 315.

The History of York County, Maine, c1880. Page 315.

If Daniel is in South Berwick in 1650, and the Unity just landed in December 1650 then he must have arrived from late December 1650 to the end of February 1650 (Old Colonial Calendar).

Children of Daniel and Mary (_____) Ferguson:
2. ALEXANDER² FERGUSON, born in 1672 and died in 1731

Second Generation

2. ALEXANDER² FERGUSON, (Daniel¹), was born in 1672 and died in 1731. He married, ELIZABETH (FROST) GOWEN.

Children of Alexander and Elizabeth (Frost) Ferguson:
3. JOHN³ FERGUSON, born in 1710 and died in 1765

SOURCES AND NOTES:
Daniel Ferguson – The Immigrant – 1650 Berwick Maine on GenForum at Genealogy.com
Scots Prisoners and their Relocation to the Colonies, 1650 – 1654 at Geni.com

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