FAMILY OF WILLIAM EATON, OF READING, MASS.
BY DANIEL A. EATON, Lowell, Mass.
It is not known who his father was, but he was born in England about 1604 or 1606. He married Martha Jenkins in 1633, and came to the American plantation from Sandwich, on or about June 9, 1637, with two children, and a servant. He was a proprietor in Watertown, Mass. In 1642; made freeman in 1653; moved to Reading Mass., where he died Nov. 14, 1680. His will was made Sept. 26, 1672, and names wife Martha, eldest son John, son Daniel and childre4n, daughter Mary and two sons-in-law, Thomas Brown and Francis Moore.