1649Reverend Blynman and others left Gloucester for New London.People and Communities, Notable People, Religion

Rev. Blynman moved to New London, Connecticut. Many of his followers who had arrived with him in 1642 followed soon after. With Blynman gone the town was without a minister until the arrival of Rev. John Emerson in 1661.

Babson, John James, and Samuel Chandler. History of the Town of Gloucester, Cape Anne, Including the Town of Rockport. Procter Brothers, 1860, http://archive.org/details/historytownglou00changoog. Hurd, D. Hamilton (Duane Hamilton) ed. History of Essex County, Massachusetts, with Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men. Vol. II. Philadelphia, J. W. Lewis & Co., 1888. http://archive.org/details/historyofessexco02hurd
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