2. Benjamin HAMMOND was born in 1621 in London, England.8,9 He migrated in 1634 to in from London, Eng to Boston, MA.10,11 He served in the military as a member of the local militia in 1643 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA.12 Benjamin was appointed constable in 1652 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA13 He named overseer of a will on 12 October 1662 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.14,15 In 1663 he was a fisherman and fish oil maker in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.16 Benjamin witnessed Will of Joan Swift in Plymouth Colony, MA on on 3 March 1663.17 He was appointed constable in 1675 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA18 He owned half of a proprietor's share in 1684 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.19 Benjamin died on 27 April 1703 at the age of 82 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.9,11,20,21,22 He has reference number 466. Continuation of the Family Record of Elnathan Hammond (See William Hammond notes)
Benjamin Hammond, with his wife and four sons, moved to Rochester and there died, aged 82 years, 1703. Mary his widow died 1705.
NEHGS Record, Vol 6, Jan 1852, page 96:
Sandwich, a Cape Cod Town, RA Lovell, Jr, Sandwich Archives and Historical Center, 1984, page 39-40.
Benjamin HAMMOND and Mary Vincent (VINSENT) were married in 1650 in Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.20,23,24,25 According to the Vital Records of Sandwich, MA, p. 4, Mary Vincent married someone on 8 Nov 1648. The NEHGS: Perhaps she married Benjamin Hammond. FS Hammond claims a marriage to Mary Vincent in 1650, but lists no children until 1655. Mary Vincent (VINSENT), daughter of John VINCENT, was born in 1633. She died on 5 August 1705 at the age of 72 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.24,26,27 She has reference number 482.
Benjamin HAMMOND and Mary Vincent (VINSENT) had the following children: