Manasseh Kempton1

M, #6765, b. 26 February 1589/90, d. 14 January 1662/63
Father*George Kempton2
     Manasseh Kempton was baptized on 26 February 1589/90 in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England.2 He was the son of George Kempton.2 Manasseh Kempton married Juliana Carpenter, daughter of Alexander Carpenter and Mrs (?) (?) Carpenter, between 1624 and 1627.3,2 Manasseh Kempton died on 14 January 1662/63 in Plymouth, (now Plymouth County), New Plymouth Colony, at age 72.2
     He was a planter.2 He immigrated in August 1623 on the Ship 'Anne'.1 Manasseh Kempton was listed a freeman before 1 January 1632/33.2


1627in Plymouth, Plymouth County, New Plymouth ColonyManasseh Kempton was enumerated with Gov William Bradford on the census of 22 May 1627 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, New Plymouth Colony, as Manases Kempton.3


     Manasseh Kempton is described in The Great Migration Begins.2


Juliana Carpenter b. say 1583, d. 19 February 1663/64
Last Edited31 Mar 2002


  1. [S130] Caleb Johnson's Mayflower Web Pages, online, anne.html. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Web Pages.
  2. [S142] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Vol I-III, CD-ROM (n.p.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000). Hereinafter cited as The Great Migration Begins.
  3. [S143] The Division of Cattle, 1627.