Daniel Quincy (1651 - 1690) MP

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Birthplace: Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Massachusetts
Occupation: goldsmith, silversmith
Managed by: Ray Rainsberger
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About Daniel Quincy

Born: 7 Feb 1651, Braintree MA Marriage: Anna Shepard on 8 Nov 1682 in Boston MA Died: 10 Aug 1690, Boston MA

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  Events in his life were:

  • Apprenticed about 1664 to John Hull in Boston MA 1
  • He worked from 1672 to 1774 as a silversmith in Boston MA continuing in the shop of his masters, Hull and Sanderson.
  • He worked from circa 1777 to 1790 as a silversmith in Boston MA having travelled for several years prior in England, establishing trade prospects for himself and for Hull and Sanderson. His work in the partnership was probably adminastrative, though there are records of his working as a smith and watchmaker. 8

Daniel married Anna Shepard, daughter of Thomas Shepard and Anne Tyng, on 8 Nov 1682 in Boston MA. (Anna Shepard was born on 13 Sep 1663 in Charlestown MA, christened in Charlestown MA and died on 24 Jul 1708 in Quincy MA.)

DANIEL, Boston, goldsmith, eldest s. of Edmund the sec. ar. co. 1675, m. 9 Nov. 1682, Ann or Hannah, d. of Rev. Thomas Shepard of Charlestown, had Ann, b. 1 June 1685; and John, 21 July 1689, H. C. 1708; and d. 10 Aug. of the yr. foll. his will of 4 Apr. 1690, being pro. 18 Sept. aft. His wid. m. 7 Jan. 1701, Rev. Moses Fiske as his sec. w and d. 24 July 1708. His d. Ann m. John HoIman, wh. may have been the gr. of H. C. 1700; and his only s. was speaker of the ho. of Reps. 1729-39, many yrs. of his majesty's council, and d. 13 July 1767.


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Daniel Quincy's Timeline

February 7, 1651
November 9, 1682
Age 31
June 1, 1685
Age 34
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
July 21, 1689
Age 38
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
August 10, 1690
Age 39
- present
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA