This is the article that appeared in the Essex Antiquarian. It was digitalized by Google Books and appears here with permission.
It is not known where the Ames family went or anything else about them. If you know, please let me know, I’d love to hear. For more on the Perley family, click here.
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According to this reference I found on WikiTree, they resided in Boxford till 1769, and then moved to Londenderry, New Hampshire by 1770. “Blount and Blunt Family Records by John H. Wheeler: 1884 pg.11”. Looking for the book.