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Birthplace: Hadley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Hadley, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
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About John Preston

Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus, pg. 1478

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John Preston was the son of William and Anne Preston, and the husband of Sarah Gardner. He served in King Philip's War and participated in Turner's Falls Fight under Capt. William Turner.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39574593

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From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on John Preston:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p17015.htm#i170147

John Preston [1]

  • M, #170147,
  • b. 1654,
  • d. 1728
  • Last Edited=8 Jan 2006

John Preston was born in 1654 at Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..[1] He was the son of William Preston and Ann Saunders.[1]

He married Sarah Gardner, daughter of Samuel Gardner and Elizabeth Goodwin, on 25 March 1678 at Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..[1]

He died in 1728 at Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..[1]

Children of John Preston and Sarah Gardner

  • 1. Sarah Preston [2] b. 10 Dec 1678, d. 21 Dec 1678
  • 2. Sarah Preston [2] b. 10 Jul 1681, d. 29 May 1683
  • 3. unnamed child Preston [2] b. 20 Apr 1683, d. 20 Apr 1683
  • 4. Mercy Preston [2] b. 6 Jun 1684, d. 11 Mar 1692
  • 5. John Preston [2] b. 31 Jul 1686
  • 6. unnamed daughter Preston [2] b. 25 Apr 1688, d. 25 Apr 1688
  • 7. Samuel Preston [2] b. 27 Feb 1690, d. 19 Jan 1711
  • 8. Sarah Preston+[1] b. 8 Nov 1693, d. 15 Sep 1756

Citations

  • 1. [S1461] Barbara Chaffin, "re: Kellogg Ancestors," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 27 September 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Kellogg Ancestors."
  • 2. [S67] Sylvester Judd, History of Hadley (Camden, Maine, U.S.A.: Picton Press, 1905), page 115. Hereinafter cited as History of Hadley.

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John and Sarah (Gardner) Preston John PRESTON - b. 1651, probably at Dorchester, MA; d. after 1728. Believed to be son of Daniel PRESTON and Mary; confirmation is desired. Married Mar. 25, 1678, Hadley, MA.

Sarah GARDNER - b. say about 1646, CT. Daughter of Samuel GARDNER and Joanna.

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John Preston's Timeline

1654
1654
Hadley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1676
April 1676
Age 22
1678
March 25, 1678
Age 24
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 10, 1678
Age 24
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1681
July 10, 1681
Age 27
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1683
April 20, 1683
Age 29
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1684
June 6, 1684
Age 30
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1686
July 31, 1686
Age 32
South Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1688
April 25, 1688
Age 34
Hadley, Hampshire County, Dominion of New England (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1690
February 17, 1690
Age 36