William Chamberlain1

b. 2 April 1652, d. 11 December 1709
Last Edited=14 Aug 2011
8th great-grandfather of Joseph Michael Flint
Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
     William Chamberlain was born on 2 April 1652 at Hingham or Hull, Suffolk County, Massachusettes.2 He was the son of William Chamberlain.3

William Chamberlain was weaver and a Quaker.2

William Chamberlain lived at Suffolk County, Massachusettes, at the old Chamberlain homeatead in Quaker Lane in ancient Hull village.2

William Chamberlain married Eunice Ewell, daughter of Henry Ewell and Sarah Annable, on 9 November 1678 by Quaker custom at House of Joseph Coleman, Scituate, New Plymouth Colony, Massachusettes.2

William Chamberlain died on 11 December 1709 at Hull, Suffolk County, Massachusettes, at age 57.2

Children of William Chamberlain and Eunice Ewell


  1. Marya Myers and Donald W James Jr., ""Who Was Sarah" Sarah (Chamberlain) (Brock) Beere Indentified with further notes on Peter Brock of Newport and Thomas Keeling," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 152 (January 1998: 60; digital image, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org : accessed 31 July 2011), The authors supplied the following information: "Isaac Anthony of Boston, son of Abraham Anthony of Rhode Island, and Marcy[sic] Chamberlain of Boston, daughter of William Chamberlain of Hull, deceased, were joined in marriage before the Quaker Meeting 16d 7m 1714 (Salem Monthly Meeting: Marriage Certificates, 1683-1800, 26, at RIHS)..."
  2. Gerorge Walter Chamberlain M.S., "Henry Chamberlin and His Descendants," The Chamberlain Association of America Report of Anual Meetings Held In Boston, Massachusettes, September 12, 1906 And August 1, 1907 (New York: The Grafton Press, 1908), 42; digital image, Internet Archive (https://archive.org/ : accessed 14 Aug 2011).
  3. Gerorge Walter Chamberlain M.S., "Henry Chamberlin and His Descendants, "The Chamberlain Association of America Report of Anual Meetings 1907-1907, 39.