326. Documentation for Peter Folger (2nd)
(28 Aug 1674 to Bef 19 Jun 1707)
father of Anna Folger
(25 May 1703 to 06 Sep 1748)



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Peter Folger 2nd was born 28 October 1674 at Nantucket, Massachusetts.(1) He was the son of Eleazer Folger and Sarah Gardner.(2) Peter died before 19 June 1707 at Nantucket, Massachusetts. (3) Peter Folger 2nd married Judith Coffin between 1690 and 1701.(4)

Judith Coffin was born about 1672 at Nantucket, MA.(5) Judith was the daughter of Stephen Coffin and Mary Bunker.(6) After the death of her first husband, Peter Folger, in 1707, Judith married second Nathaniel Barnard Jr. on 1st, 12 mo. 1709.(7) Judith (Coffin) (Folger) Barnard married third Stephen Wilcox.(8). Judith died 02 December 1760 in Nantucket, MA.(9)

Children of Peter Folger and Judith Coffin:

i. Kezia Folger was born 23rd 12 mo. 1699.(10) She married first Jethro Gardner about 1716.(11) He was born after 1683 and he died about 1734. Kezia married 2nd Paul Starbuck about 1718. He was born about 1694 in Dover, Stafford County, New Hampshire and he died about 1759.

ii.
Daniel Folger was born 13th 11 mo., 1701 at Nantucket, Massachusetts.(12) He died 30 October 1744 at Nantucket, MA. He married Abigail Folger 31 August 1721 in North Greenfield, New York. She was born 08 March 1702/03 at Nantucket, Massachusetts and she died 21 November 1787 at Nantucket, Massachusetts.

iii.
Anna Folger was born 25th 3 mo. 1703 at Nantucket, Massachusetts and died 06 September 1748.(13) She married William Starbuck 10 September 1720.(14)

iv.
Mary Folger was born 10th 6 mo. 1705 at Nantucket, Massachusetts and died 03 December 1763 at Nantucket, Massachusetts.(15) She married first Nathaniel Gardner about 1725. He was born about 1697 and he died about 1727. Mary Folger married second Nathaniel Coleman 04 October 1728 at Nantucket, Massachusetts. He was born 20 December 1697 at Nantucket, Massachusetts and he died 19 March 1783 at Nantucket, Massachusetts.

Peter Folger 2nd had a will that was probated 19 June 1707.(16)


ORIGINAL SOURCE MATERIAL to support the RELATIONSHIP between
PETER FOLGER 2nd and his daughter ANNA FOLGER

1) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, 5 vols. Boston, 1925-28, Births, p. 512, “Starbuck, William, s. Jethro [dup. Jethero], July 22, 1699. [ch. Jethro and Dorcas, C.R. 4. h. Anna (d. Peter Folger and Judith), h. Lydia (d. Jeremiah Coleman and Sarah), s. Jethro and Dorcas (Gayer), P.R. 38.]

2) Nantucket, Mass., Vital Records to 1850, 5 vols. Boston, 1925-28, Marriages 4:404, Starbuck, William, s. Jethro of N., and Anna Folger, d. Peter dec'd and Judith of N., 9th, 10 mo. 1720 in N., C.R.4. [William, s. Jethro and Dorcas (Gayer), and Anna Folger, d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), P.R. 38.].

3) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Births, page 497, Folger, Peter, s. Eleazer, Aug. 28, 1674. [first h. Judith (d. Stephen Coffin and Mary), s. Eleazer and Sarah (Gardner), 28th, 8 mo., P.R. 38.];

4) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Births, 1:468. Folger, Anna, d. Peter, 25th, 3 mo., 1703. [first w. William Starbuck (s. Jethro and Dorcas), d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), 25th 5 mo., P.R. 38.]

5) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, 5 vols. Boston, 1925-28, Deaths, p. 540, Starbuck, Anna (Folger), w. William, 6th, 9 mo. 1748, C.R. 4. [first w. William (s. Jethro and Dorcas), d. Peter Folger and Judith (Coffin), P.R. 38.].

6) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Deaths, page 273, Folger, Peter 2d, first h. Judith (d. Stephen Coffin and Mary), s. Eleazer and Sarah (Gardner), ____, 1707, P.R. 38. His will was probated 19 June 1707.

7) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, page 71, Barnard, Nathaniell Jr. and Judith Folger, both of N., 1st, 12 mo., “called February,” 1709, in N., C.R. 4. [Nathaniel, s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard), and Judith Folger, wid. Peter 2d. d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]

8) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society.

9) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Deaths, page 43, C.R. [third w. Nathaniel (s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard), formerly w. Peter Folger 2nd, d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]

10) NEHG Register, “The Coffin Family”, April 1870, Vol. 24, page 152;

11) NVR to 1850, Deaths, pages 42 and 43, Barnard, Judith Folger, [dup. second] w. Nathaniel, 2d, 12 mo. 1760, C.R. 4. [third w. Nathaniel (s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard)), formerly w. Peter Folger 2d, d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.].

12) Nantucket, Mass., Vital Records to 1850, 5 vols. Boston, 1925-28, Births, page 291, Coffin, Judith, w. Peter Folger 2d (s. Eleazar and Sarah), w. Nathaniel Barnard Jr., w. Stephen Willcox, d. Stephen and Mary (Bunker), ______, P.R. 38.


REFERENCES

1) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Births, page 497, Folger, Peter, s. Eleazer, Aug. 28, 1674. [first h. Judith (d. Stephen Coffin and Mary), s. Eleazer and Sarah (Gardner), 28th, 8 mo., P.R. 38.]; NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 271, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; Family Records, Undated Letter c. 1940-1941 from Margie Loomis to her Aunt Ella Laura Malott Evans ref. Town Clerk Nantucket & Savage.; No Author, American Genealogical Record, The Robinson, (Genealogical Record Publishing Company, San Francisco, 1897), Vol. 2, p. 201.

2) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Deaths, page 273, Folger, Peter 2d, first h. Judith (d. Stephen Coffin and Mary), s. Eleazer and Sarah (Gardner), ____, 1707, P.R. 38.; also his will was probated 19 June 1707; NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 271, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001; Folger, Eleazer (1648-1716) & Sarah [GARDNER] (-1729); ca 1671; Nantucket {Keeler-Wood 147; Reg. 16:270, 271; Nantucket VR 3:447; Nantucket Early Settlers 158; Salisbury Fam. 874; Church (1914) 2; Mott (,6) 322; Coffin (1870) 4; EIHC 37:225, 226}.

3) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 271, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; also see Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, page 509, Gardner, Jethro, s. James of N., and Kezia Folger, d. Peter dec’d of N., 29th 9 mo. 1716, in N., C.R. 4. [Jethro, s. James and Mary (Starbuck) (first w.), and Kezia Folger, d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), P.R. 38.]; also NVR, Deaths, page 273, Folger, Peter 2d, first h. Judith (d. Stephen Coffin and Mary), s. Eleazer and Sarah (Gardner), ____, 1707, P.R. 38.; also his will was probated 19 June 1707.

4) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 271, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; also Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, page 71, Barnard, Nathaniell Jr. and Judith Folger, both of N., 1st, 12 mo., “called February,” 1709, in N., C.R. 4. [Nathaniel, s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard), and Judith Folger, wid. Peter 2d. d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]

5) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Births, page 291, Coffin, Judith, w. Peter Folger 2d (s. Eleazar and Sarah), w. Nathaniel Barnard Jr., w. Stephen Wilcox, d. Stephen and Mary (Bunker), _____, P.R. 38.

6) Ibid; Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Deaths, page 43, C.R. [third w. Nathaniel (s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard), formerly w. Peter Folger 2nd, d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]

7) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, page 71, Barnard, Nathaniell Jr. and Judith Folger, both of N., 1st, 12 mo., “called February,” 1709, in N., C.R. 4. [Nathaniel, s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard), and Judith Folger, wid. Peter 2d. d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]

8) The American Genealogist. New Haven, CT: D. L. Jacobus, c1937-. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009.) “Stephen Wilcox (Daniel 2, Edward 1), of Dartmouth, born about 1668. . . . Married 1st, on 9 Feb. 169- (probably 1696), Susanna Briggs, daughter of Thomas and Mary (Fisher) Briggs, who died 6 Oct. 1719, and 2nd, Judith Barnard, daughter of Stephen Coffin, Jr., of Nantucket and widow of Peter Folger and Nathaniel Barnard, Jr., of Nantucket; she died 2 Dec. 1760 (N. E. Hist. & Gen. Register, 16:274); NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society.

9) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Deaths, page 42, Judith Folger, [dup. second] w. Nathaniel (Barnard), 2d, 12 mo. 1760, C.R. 4. [third w. Nathaniel (s. Nathaniel and Mary (Barnard)), formerly w. Peter Folger 2d, d. Stephen Coffin and Mary (Bunker), P.R. 38.]; also The American Genealogist. New Haven, CT: D. L. Jacobus, c1937-. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009.) “Stephen Wilcox (Daniel 2, Edward 1), of Dartmouth, born about 1668. . . . Married 1st, on 9 Feb. 169- (probably 1696), Susanna Briggs, daughter of Thomas and Mary (Fisher) Briggs, who died 6 Oct. 1719, and 2nd, Judith Barnard, daughter of Stephen Coffin, Jr., of Nantucket and widow of Peter Folger and Nathaniel Barnard, Jr., of Nantucket; she died 2 Dec. 1760 (N. E. Hist. & Gen. Register, 16:274).

10) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society.

11)
Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, page 509, Gardner, Jethro, s. James of N., and Kezia Folger, d. Peter dec’d of N., 29th 9 mo. 1716, in N., C.R. 4. [Jethro, s. James and Mary (Starbuck) (first w.), and Kezia Folger, d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), P.R. 38.]

12) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; also see Daniel Folger in Macy, Sylvanus: Genealogy of the Macy Family from 1635-1868, (Albany: Joel Munsell, 1868.), p. 110.

13) Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Births, page 468, Folger, Anna, d. Peter, 25th, 3 mo. 1703. [first w. William Starbuck (s. Jethro and Dorcas), d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), 25th, 5 mo., P.R. 38.]

14) Ibid; NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society; also Nantucket Vital Records to 1850, Marriages, Starbuck, William, s. Jethro of N., and Anna Folger, d. Peter dec’d and Judith of N., 9th. 10 mo. 1720, in N. C.R. 4. [William, s. Jethro and Dorcas (Gayer), and Anna Folger, d. Peter and Judith (Coffin), P.R. 38.]

15) NEHGS Register, Volume 16, page 274, The Folger Family, compiled by William Coleman Folger of Nantucket, a Corresponding Member of the New England Historic-Genealogical Society.

16) Peter Folger 2nd had a will that was probated 19 June 1707 – Source Unknown.