1Geo. A. Gordon, The Butterfields of Middlesex, NEHGR Vol. 44, p. 36 (Jan. 1890).
"8. BENJAMIN3 BUTTERFIELD (Nathaniel,2 Benjamin1) was born in Chelmsford, and dwelt there all his days. He had a wife Sarah, whom he left a widow at his death, 24 July , 1715. Children:
22. i. JOHN.4
ii. SARAH, b. 23 Sept. 1701; m. Zachariah Richardson of Chelmsford. 12 children.
iii. MARY, m. 17 Jan. 1737, Samuel Searles of Dunstable.
v. ABIAH, b. 1715; m. 3 Feb. 1737, John Read of Westford.".
2Vital Records of Chelmsford Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, Chelmsford, pp. 33-37, 371 (1914).
BUTERFIELD (see also Butterfield), Abiel, d. Benjamin, deceased, and Sarrah, Apr. 2, 1716.
Mary, d. Benjamin and Sary, Aug. 25, 1706.
BUTERFILD (see also Butterfield), John, s. Benjamin and Sarah, Jan. 12, 1697-8.
BUTTERFIELD (see also Buterfeeld, Buterfeild, Buterfeld, Buterfield, Buterfild, Butterfeild, Butterfild), . . .
Lidiah, d. Benjamin and Sary, Nov. 11, 1711.
Sarah, d. Benjamin and Sarah, Sept. 23, 1701.
BUTERFIELD (see also Butterfield), . . .
Benjamin, sr., July 24, 1715.".