Philip Watson Challis

Male, #4298, (19 December 1657 - )
     Philip Watson Challis was born on 19 December 1657 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, a twin. His birth was recorded as 19 (10) 1658.1,2,3 He was the son of Lt. Philip Watson Challis and Mary Sargent.1,2,3 Philip Watson Challis died young in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts.3


  1. Brown, Asa W. "Early Settlers of Salisbury, Mass., Arranged into Families", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume VII (1853).
  2. Burrell, Alyce Adams. A Genealogy of Sherwin-Shedd and Allied Families in America. Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1990.
  3. Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton, Three Volumes and Supplement in One Volume. volume I (1897). Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1982).