. The Active
was owned, in part, by Joseph Foster of Boston, a fellow passenger on the voyage, as AA
notes below; see also her Diary entry of 6 July
. The master was Nathaniel Byfield Lyde, also of Boston. The activities of both owner and master may be traced to some extent
in the Thwing Catalogue
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.