Notes and Queries

Source: “Notes and Queries,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register 21[1867]:60.

[page 60]

AXTELL. – From a pocket memorandum Book and Almanac published in 1691, which is well preserved and now in the hands of Joshua E. CRANE, Esq., of Bridgewater, was taken the following record of the death of Henry AXTELL as recorded by his son, Daniel AXTELL.

“My Father Henry AXTELL was ‘Slayne’ by the Indians the 19th day of April, in the year 1676,” between Marlboro’ and Sudbury.”

In Hudson’s Hist. of Marlborough, page 310, the date is given, April 20th.

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