Hood Genealogy - Page 4
The following data is extracted from A Genealogy Of Richard Hood.
Richard Hood was born at Lynn Regis, Norfolk County, England, about the year 1630 or 1632, and died at Lynn Massachusetts, Sept. 12, 1695, aged 63 or 65 years. His wife’s name was Mary; but her maiden name, or when or where she was born or married is unknown to the writer. He died first, and his son John settled the estate. Their children were numerous, thirteen in all, of whom Mathaniel was the fouorth.
Nathaniel Hood (2), the fourth son of Richard Hood (1) of Lynn Regis, was born about 1672, and was married October 16, 1706 with Joanna Dunnell or Dwinell of Topsfield, Mass. She died Mch. 1, 1732. He died Oct. 30 1748, aged about 76 years. For a short time he lived in Lynn and his elder children wee born there; but he removed to Topsfield in 1712, and settled in the extreme northwest part of the town, adjoining Ipswich and Boxford.
Source: A Genealogy Of Richard Hood