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View Tree for Roger EastmanRoger Eastman (b. April 04, 1610, d. December 16, 1694)

Roger Eastman (son of Nicholas Eastman and Ann Barbara Rooke) was born April 04, 1610 in Charleton, Downton, Wiltshire, England, and died December 16, 1694 in Salisbury, MA. He married Sarah Smith.

 Includes NotesNotes for Roger Eastman:
maybe 1610-1694 sailed to America with a household of 40
page 174 of the book "That Man Eastman", 1954 by Charles John Eastman

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Date: Sun, 17 Jan 1999 19:02:33 -0800
From: "George J. Eastman"
To: EASTMAN-L@rootsweb.com
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Subject: George Eastman, Founder of Kodak
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Hi Marianne:

Yes, George Eastman, founder of the Eastman Kodak Co, is part of our family
and is a cousin to you. Here is his descent line through our Roger, the
Emigrant:

Direct Descendants of John Estman

1 John Estman b: Abt. 1515 in Downton Parish, England d: 1565 in Downton Parish, England
Fact 1: Surname was Easman or Estman or Estmann
Fact 2: Lived in Charleton Parish of Downton, England
Fact 3: Will Dated: April 26, 1564
Fact 4: Will Proved: May 9, 1565 at Archdeaconry Court of Sarum, Salisbury, England

..2 Roger Estman b: 1539 in Downton Parish, England d: February 17, 1603/04 in Downton, England
Fact 1: Will Dated: January 11, 1604
Fact 2: Will Probated: February 21, 1604
Fact 3: Will on file with the Consistory Court of Sarum, Salisbury, England

... 3 Nicholas Eastman b: Bet. 1564 - 1570 in Downton, England d: 1640
Fact 1: See Notes

......... +Ann Barbara Rooke b: Abt. 1581 in Charlton, Wiltshire, England m: Abt. 1600 in Charlton, Wiltshire, England d: July 1625

...... 4 Roger Eastman b: April 04, 1610 in Downton, England d: December 16, 1694 in Salisbury, MA
Fact 1: Came from Downton a suburb of Salisbury, England
Fact 2: Sailed from Southampton, England, in April 30, 1638 on the ship CONFIDENCE
Fact 3: Arrived Massachusettes Bay Colony
Fact 4: It is believed that Roger is the sole ancestor of all the EASTMANS in the U.S.
Fact 5: Received lands in first division in Salisbury, MA, in 1640-43
Fact 6: His ministers tax in 1650 was 8s 3d
Fact 7: Baptised 4 April 1610
............ +Sarah Smith b: 1621 m: 1639 d: March 11, 1696/97 in Salisbury, MA

........ 5 Joseph Eastman b: November 08, 1650 in Salisbury, MA d: April 04, 1692 in Hadley, MA
Fact 1: Settled in Hadley, MA; he was a Weaver
Fact 2: Veteran in King Philip's War, Dec 1675, Chlemsford, MA
.............. +Mary Tilton b: February 08, 1648/49 in MA m: Abt. 1683 d: Unknown
Fact 1: Daughter of the HONORABLE Peter Tilton
Fact 2: Baptized 18 Feb 1648 in Windsor, Hartford Co, CT

........... 6 Peter Eastman b: January 20, 1685/86 in Hadley, MA d: September 29, 1769
................. +Mehitable Root b: May 27, 1688 in Deerfield, MA m: November 28, 1708 in Deerfield, MA d: Unknown

.............. 7 Joseph Eastman b: September 1724 in NJ d: September 02, 1802 in Marshall, NY
Fact 1: In 1756, a deed shows he bought lands in New Fairfield, CT
Fact 2: Another deed in 1788 calls Joseph of "New Milford, CT"
Fact 3: In 1788, he removed to Kingsbury, Washington County, NY; in 1798 in Paris, NY
Fact 4: He and his wife are buried on a small plot of original farm in Marshall, NY
Fact 5: Tombstone reads "In memory of Joseph Eastman who departed this life.....
Fact 6: Sept 15, 1802, in the 78th year of his life"
Fact 7: REVOLUTIONARY WAR VETERAN; Private in CT Militia
.................... +Phebe Hendricks b: 1723 m: October 12, 1746 in New Fairfield, CT d: March 04, 1812 in Marshall, NY
Fact 1: Tombstone reads "In memory of Phebe, wife of Joseph Eastman who departed.....
Fact 2: this life March 4, 1812"

................. 8 Hezekiah Eastman b: September 01, 1748 d: September 1831 in Marshall, Oneida County, NY
Fact 1: He was a Baptist Minister and First Settled Minister in Danbury, VT
Fact 2: First Pastor of the First Church there; Ordained Oct 1, 1781 at house of......
Fact 3: Stephen Calkins. He ministered the Church of Middleton, Vt, 1784-90............
Fact 4: and Rights of Baptism.
Fact 5: Removed to NY and settled in Marshall, Oneida County
...................... +Hannah Porter b: March 29, 1751 m: October 17, 1774 d: August 12, 1820

................... 9 Harvey Eastman b: July 08, 1777 d: July 08, 1829
Fact 1: Resided in Marshall, NY
......................... +Anne Rundell b: April 09, 1777 m: July 04, 1797 d: March 25, 1847

...................... 10 George Washington Eastman b: September 09, 1815 in Marshall, Oneida Co, NY d: April 27, 1862 in Rochester, NY Fact 1: Founded Rochester Mercantile College in 1842, a FIRST: Bookkeeping & Accounting
Fact 2: In 1847 published a Work on Single & Double Entry Bookkeeping, a Standard
Fact 3: The College offered Banking, Forwarding & Commission, Insurance, Brokerage, &...
Fact 4: Jobbing & Wholesale Houses = Practical knowledge
Fact 5: Established the Largest Nursery of its time of NY
Fact 12: Buried in Waterville, NY
............................ +Maria Kilbourn b: August 22, 1821 in Marshall, Oneida Co, NY m: September 25, 1844 d: June 16, 1907
Fact 1: Graduated Vernon Academy & Kellogg's Seminary at Clinton, NY
Fact 2: Resided in Rochester, NY (1900) Fact 3: She was a Communicant of St Paul's Church, Rochester, NY

......................... 11 George Eastman b: July 12, 1854 in Waterville, NY d: March 14, 1932 in Rochester, NY Cause of death: Suicide
Fact 1: NO DESCENDANTS
Fact 2: Never Married
Fact 3: Founder of the EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY
Fact 4: Also worked with Thomas Edison on the development of Motion Picture technology
Fact 5: He gave his entire fortune to Universities & other Institutions
Fact 6: His suicide note read "To my friends; My work is done. Why wait? G. E."

Sincerely,
George Eastman
--
Eastman Genealogy and History
http://www.netcom.com/~seven007
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End of EASTMAN-D Digest V99 Issue #1
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from the CLEMENT CORBIN book


Roger was born in 1611, in Wales. Same date of death.

He sailed from Southhampton, April, 1638, in the ship Confidence for the Massachusetts Bay Colony. He received lands in Salisbury 1640-3. his third son, Philip, b. Oct. 20, 1644, in Salisbury.




Children of Roger Eastman and Sarah Smith are:
  1. +Philip Eastman, b. October 20, 1644, Salisbury, MA, d. October 29, 1714, Woodstock, Windham, CT.
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