Deacon John Breed, Sr.

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Deacon John Breed, Sr.

Nicknames: "baird/"
Birthplace: Lynn, Essex, MA, USA
Death: Died in Stonington, New London, CT, USA
Place of Burial: Wequetequock, Burial Ground, Stonington, New London, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of Allen Breed, Jr. and Mary Elizabeth Osborn
Husband of Mary Breed and Mercy Breed
Father of Sarah Breed; Mercy Breed; Anna Hewitt; Mary Brown; Capt. John Breed, Jr. and 8 others
Brother of Timothy Breed; Joseph Breed; Samuel Breed; Allen Breed; Mary Lewis and 2 others

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About Deacon John Breed, Sr.

John Breed removed to Stonington, Conn. where he became the tenth settler, buying land from Gershom (Walter) Palmer, whose daughter Mercy Palmer he married Jan. 8, 1690. Her Mother Ann, daughter of Capt. George Denison, a distinguished soldier in King Philip's War.

Mercy Palmer was born in Stonington in 1668 and died there Jan. 28, 1752. Her husban John had died the year before and they are both buried in Wequetequock Burial Ground near Stonington.

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Deacon John Breed, Sr.'s Timeline

November 11, 1662
Lynn, Essex, MA, USA
January 18, 1663
Lynn, MA
January 28, 1663
January 28, 1663
April 28, 1686
Age 23
July 15, 1687
Age 24
June 8, 1690
Age 27
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
March 1, 1691
Age 28
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA
November 8, 1693
Age 30
Stonington, New London Co., CT
June 28, 1697
Age 34
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA