William Traske

M, #2724, b. 1640, d. 26 March 1691
Father*Captain William W Traske b. 14 Dec 1585, d. c 20 May 1666
Mother*Sarah Unknown b. 1608, d. 1667
Relationship8th great-grandfather of William Robert Thomas Boyd
ChartsWilliam Robert Thomas Boyd Pedigree
Marjorie Carolyn Hartle Pedigree
     William Traske was born in 1640 at Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, America, son of Captain William W Traske and Sarah Unknown.1,2 William Traske was baptized on 19 September 1640 at Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, America.3 He married Ann Lynn Putnam, daughter of Lieutenant Thomas Putnam and Ann Holyoke, on 18 January 1666 at Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, America.1 William Traske died on 26 March 1691 at Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, America.4
     He began military service in 1675 Service: A soldier in King Philip's War

Note: He was a soldier in King Philip's War and his heirs received a land grant for his services. It was in Narragansett No. 3, Souhegan West, which is now the town of Amherst, NH.


Ann Lynn Putnam b. 25 Aug 1645, d. 14 Nov 1676
Last Edited1 Sep 2013


  1. [S34] Various, Internet,

    William Trask
    William Traske (1585-1666)
    Sarah Unknown (1608-1667)
    Ann Lynn Putnam (1645-1676)
    1 January 1666 "Salem, Essex, Massachusetts."
  2. [S65] Unknown author, Book, Sidney Perley, The History of Salem Massachusetts
    William Trask; miller; married first Ann Putnam Jan 18, 1666; she died Nov 14 1676; married second Anna ------; died in the winter of 1690-1; his wife Anna survived him; children 1. Hannah born June 7 1688; married Isaac Brooks; 2. Elizabeth born March --- 1669-70; died young; 3. Sarah born June 14 1672; married John Williams; 4. William born Sept 7 1674 shipwright blacksmith and husbandman ..... ;5. Susanna born Nov 3 1676; married Jonathan Fuller; 6. John born about 1678; 7. Elizabeth born in 1685; married Benjamin Hanson; 8. Mary born March -- 1682-3; married John Southwick; 9. George born Jan 1690-1.
  3. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, William was baptized September 19, 1640, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.
  4. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, William Traske Jr.

    Born before September 19, 1640 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts

    Son of William Traske and Sarah Unknown

    Brother of Mary Trask, Susanna Trask, Henry Trask, Sarah Parkman, John Trask and Elizabeth Trask

    Husband of Ann Putnam — married January 18, 1666 in Salem Village, Plymouth Colony, MA

    Father of Hannah Traske, Elizabeth M. Hanson, Sarah Traske, William Traske, Susanna Fuller, John Traske, Mary Traske and George Traske

    Died March 26, 1691 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.