Stephen PAINE [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born about 1602 in Great Ellingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. He was christened in Great Ellingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. He died on 16 Aug 1679 in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. He was buried on 21 Aug 1679 in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. Stephen married 2 Neely Rose ADCOCKE 3 in BY 1629 in England, United Kingdom.
A descendant of Thomas Paine b. 1480 d. abt 1555 & Margaret b. abt 1500 d. aft Oct. 1555. They lived near Great Ellingham or Himghan, Norfolk, England. Came to New England on the ship "Dilligent, of Ipswich" along with four servants in 1638. They settled first in higham, MA and then on to Rehoboth, MA.
Source: Records in the posession of Alden Rosbrook.
STEPHEN PAINE (1), of Great Ellingham, near Hingham, Norfolk County, England, was born c. 1600; emigrated to Hingham, Massachusetts Bay, with his wife, three children, and four servants, in the ship "Diligent" in 1638. He was made a freeman on June 6, 1639. He was one of the grantees of Governor Bradford in 1641 to the eight square miles, named Rehobeth, moving there with his family in 1643. In 1645, Stephen was elected Representative, or Deputy, to the Court at Plymouth and was re-elected continuously until 1660 and at various times afterwards until 1671. He was a miller by occupation, a large land owner, and a leading citizen. He married, first, Neele "Rose" Adcock (1602/3-1660), the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Eldred) Adcock of Attleborough, Norfolk County, England. He married, second, Alice (_______) Parker (d. 1682), the widow of William Parker, in 1662. He perhaps married, third, Elizabeth ( ), who was named as his wife in his will. Stephen died on August 16, 1679, and was buried on August 21, 1679. His will, dated July 18, 1679, was proven at Plymouth October 30, 1679, and his estate was valued at L6733:15s:10d. He outlived his children and we know the names of only two, Stephen and Nathaniel.
Stephen ,Sr.1 Paine was born in Great Ellingham, Norfolk, England 1602. Stephen died August 16, 1679 in Rehoboth, Mass, at 77 years of age.
He married twice. He married Neele Adcocke. Neele was born in Attleborough, Norfolk, England 1602. Neele died January 20, 1659/60 in Rehoboth, Ma, at 57 years of age. He married Alice (??????) Parker 1662. Alice died December 5, 1682.