(1) Richard EVERITT [Sr.], b. about 1613 in possibly Essex, England, d. 1668 in Jamaica, Long Island, NY; m. 1st, 29 Jun 1643 in Springfield, MA, to Mary WINCH (b. about 1623); their child:

        i. Daniel, b. unknown. 
Richard EVERITT [Sr.] m. 2nd, about 1650 in Long Island, NY, to Miss SMITH (b. unknown; daughter of Rev. Nehemiah SMITH & Anne BOURNE); they resided in Jamaica, Long Island, NY; their children:
[#2]   ii. Nicholas [Sr.], b. about 1652, d. 20 Sep 1723, m. Elizabeth ____; 
      iii. John, b. about 1653, d. 1691, m. Elizabeth STEVENSON; 
       iv. ?Thomas?, b. unknown, m. Elizabeth HICKS. 
        v. ?Richard [Jr.]?, b. unknown. 

(2) Nicholas EVERITT [Sr.], b. about 1652 in Jamaica, Long Island, NY, d. 20 Sep 1723 in Jamaica, Queens Co., NY; m. about 1672 in Jamaica, Long Island, NY, to Elizabeth ____; they resided in Jamaica, Queens Co., NY; their children:

        i. Richard, b. about 1673, d. 1721, m. 1st Elizabeth CLARE, 
		m. 2nd Sarah HICKS; 
       ii. Nicholas [Jr.], b. about 1674, d. 1768, m. Elizabeth SMITH; 
      iii. Mary, b. 1679, d. 1763, m. 1st James WHEELER, m. 2nd Benjamin COE Jr.; 
       iv. Priscilla, b. about 1681, m. Nehemiah SMITH; 
        v. John, b. 1685, d. 1761, m. Hannah WRIGHT; 
       vi. Joseph, b. about 1686; 
[#3]  vii. Samuel [Sr.], b. about 1687-90; 
     viii. Hannah, b. about 1694; 
       ix. Rachel, b. about 1696; 
        x. Patience, b. about 1697, m. Mr. LUDLUM; 
       xi. George, b. unknown. 

(3) Samuel EVERITT [Sr.], b. about 1687-90 in Jamaica, Queens Co., NY, d. probably between 1743 and 1753 in ?Hunterdon Co., NJ; the name of his wife is unknown; he resided in Hopewell Twsp., Hunterdon Co. [now Mercer Co.], NJ; his children:

[#4]    i. Rachel, b. 30 May 1716, d. 20 Jan 1812, m. Josiah BEAKES; 
       ii. Samuel [Jr.], b. 12 Dec 1718, d. about Dec 1783, m. Elizabeth THATCHER; 
      iii. William, b. 11 Apr 1721, d. about Jan 1783; 
       iv. Abel, b. 2 Dec 1723, d. 26 Apr 1760, m. Sarah PALMER; 
        v. Elizabeth, b. 18 Apr 1726, m. John PALMER; 
       vi. Priscilla, b. 4 Sep 1728, Hugh McALLISTER; 
      vii. David, b. 10 Jul 1731; 
       ix. Martha, b. 29 May 1735, m. Nehemiah HOWELL. 

(4) Rachel EVERITT, b. 30 May 1716 in Hopewell Twsp., Hunterdon Co., NJ, d. 20 Jan 1812 in Hopewell Twsp., Hunterdon Co., NJ; m. to Josiah BEAKES (b. about 1725, d. 1792).

Continued on my BEAKES Family Page


  1. "Albert Opdike vs. Samuel Everit Junr.". Hunterdon County Court of Common Pleas Minutes, vol. 5a, page 192, 13 April 1743.

  2. Carpenter, Raymond G., & Everett, Vernon R. The Everitt Family Book Committee, 1968, [pages not numbered].

  3. Elliott, James H., Jr., Mrs. The Family of Richard Mills Everitt of Georgia, manuscript, 1979, 12 pages.

  4. Everett, Claire. Written communications, 27 August 2002.

  5. Everett, David. Record pages from his family bible.

  6. Everett, Isaac D. His family record notebook, ca. 1861.

  7. Everett, J. Edward. Written communication, 30 April 1996.

  8. Everett, June F. Letter to Hunterdon County Historical Society, 14 July 1974.

  9. Everett, Richard. "[Abstract of his intestate probate, 4 September 1668]". "Abstracts of Wills -- Liber 1-2". Collections of the New York Historical Society, page 9.

  10. Everitt, Eve. Written communications, 11 July 1994 to 25 April 1996.

  11. Everitt, Alex, Jr. Letter to Scott Holmes, 28 October 1994.

  12. Everitt, Nicholas. "[Abstract of his will, written 5 June 1723, proved 26 May 1724]". "Abstracts of Wills -- Liber 10". Collections of the New York Historical Society, vol. 26, pages 354-355.

  13. Hoffman, Olive B. Written communictions, 3 December 1993 to 10 August 1997.

  14. "Hunterdon County Tax List for 1722". In: Snell, James P. History of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties, New Jersey, Everts & Peck, Philadelphia, PA, 1881, page 186.

  15. Lawton, Chester A. "The Beakes of Pennington". The Bucks County Ancestors of Josiah Beakes of Pennington, N. J., manuscript, Trenton, NJ, 1995, pages 1-3.

  16. Masters, Jerry. Written communication, 1 May 1994.

  17. Mellen, Wanda G. Written communication, 1993.

  18. "No. 16 Everett (Everit)". In: Prospect Cemetery Restoration, 1976.

  19. Robertson, Purcell B. "Richard Everet ...". Profiles of the Original Proprietors of the Town of Jamaica, L. I., vol. 1, 1974, pages 87-88.

  20. Smith, Geoff. "Prospect Cemetery Inscriptions", pages 532-533 [title of source and date unknown].

  21. Wittwer, Norman C. "Hunterdon County Freeholders, 1741". Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey, vol. 37, no. 2, May 1962, page 52.



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