Birth: Christopher Wadsworth was born about 1609, based on
the estimated date of his marriage.
Death: He died after July 31, 1677, the date of his will,
and before October 27, 1680.
Ship: Unknown, 1632
Life in England: Nothing is known of his life in England.
Life in New England: Christopher Wadsworth settled first
in Plymouth, and appeared on both the tax list and list of freemen in
1633. He was appointed constable for the Duxbury area on January 1,
1633/4, before the town was named, and Duxbury constable in 1637 and
1638. He served on numerous juries and committees and was deputy for
Duxbury to the Plymouth General court several years between 1640 and
1667. He was also a selectman for the town between 1666 and 1671.
Family: Christopher Wadsworth married Grace _____ by about
1634 and had four children. She died between January 13, 1687/8, the
date of her will, and June 13, 1688, when the will was probated.
Children of Christopher and Grace Wadsworth: