Dunham Genealogy: English and American Branches of the Dunham Family by Isaac Watson Dunham
Benjah [Dunham] b. Plymouth, 1640; m. Oct. 25, 1660. Elizabeth Tilson, of Scituate, dau. of Edmund, of Plymouth. He bought, in 1672, one hundred acres of land in Piscataway, N. J., and became a planter; 1664, a freeman; 1669. a court officer at Eastham; 1673. militia captain; May 10, 1679, willed to son. Edmund, seventy acres of land on Raritan river; to Mary, house and meadow on Bonham Creek, and one-third of cattle, movable goods and books; to his wife, one-third of cattle, movable goods and books; to Elizabeth, forty acres of land, and one-third of cattle, movable goods and books: d. Dec. 24. 1680, at Piscataway, N. J.
I.—Edmund, b. July 25, 1661; m. July 15, 1681, Mary Bonham; b. Oct. 4, 1661; d. March 17, 1734.
II.— John, b. Aug. 28, 1663; d. Sept. 6, 1663.
III.—Elizabeth, b. Nov. 20, 1664; d. Dec. 31, 1667.
IV.—Mary, b. New Jersey, 1669; m. Mr. Thompson. Had son, John.
V.—Elizabeth, b. 1670, New Jersey; m. July 15, 1681, Jonas Wood.
VI.—Hannah, b. June 4, 1666; d. Dec. 25, 1667.
VII.—Benjamin, b. Oct. 28, 1667; baptized at Eastham, by Pastor Russell; d. young.