Capt. John Peabody

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John Peabody

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Birthplace: Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire
Death: Died in Boxford, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
直系亲属:

Son of Lieut. Francis PeabodyLydia Peabody
Husband of Hannah PeabodySarah Peabody
Father of Elizabeth Peabody; Hannah Peabody; John Peabody; Mary Hazen; Thomas Peabody另外8人
Brother of Lydia Perley; Joseph Peabody, II; William PeabodyIsaac Peabody
Half brother of Hepzibah Rea; Mary Death; Ruth Peabody; Damaris Peabody; Samuel Peabody另外5人

Occupation: Town clerk, first schoolmaster of Boxford
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About Capt. John Peabody

7630. Capt. John Peabody. Born ca 1642 in Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH. John died on 5 Jul 1720 in Boxford, MA.

  • son of Francis Peabody & Lydia

John first married Hannah Andrews, second (Sarah Trescott) Moseley, widow of Increase Moseley.

He was one of the first settlers of Boxford, Mass., where he was the first school master. He served as town clerk for 24 years, was selectman for many years and captain of the militia. He was made a freeman in 1674, and was a representative to the General Court 1689-1691. (Velton Peabody, vpeabody {at} aol {dot} com, http://www.pbdy {dot} com/index.htm)

Served as jury member in Salem witch trials.

He joined the Boxford church February 21, 1703. His house stood on the site of the summer home of Julius A. Palmer, Mrs. Palmer being a lineal descendant. The house itself was torn down about 1865 by Mr. Palmer. It was a large two story square mansion, and according to the custom the walls were filled with brick. On the front the second story projected about a foot over the lower story. While in the last days of its existence it presented a most forlorn and dreary appearance. It stood in an open field alone, and in front, near the end, was an old wall over with there was a tangle of vines. (Stearns, p. 476)

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Capt. John Peabody's Timeline

1642
1642
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire
1665
1665年11月23日
23岁
Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1665
23岁
1666
1666年8月29日
24岁
1668
1668年5月13日
26岁
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts
1672
1672
30岁
Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1676
1676年3月11日
34岁
Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1676年7月22日
34岁
1678
1678年7月12日
36岁
Boxford, Essex, MA, USA
1680
1680年8月13日
38岁