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Edward Farrington

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Birthplace: Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Farrington of Lynn and Elizabeth Graves (Knight)
Husband of Martha Farrington
Father of Elizabeth (Farrington) Wood; John Farrington; Jacob Farrington; Edward Farrington, Jr.; Martha (Farrington) Stewart and 5 others
Brother of John Farrington, Jr. and Jacob Farrington
Half brother of Hester Graves; Mark Graves; Margaret Graves and Thomas Graves

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About Edward Farrington

Edward Farrington (1662 – c1745) - Edward was born in Lynn, Essex County Massachusetts to John and Elizabeth Knight Farrington on 5 July 1662. He was living in Andover when he was accused of witchcraft for afflicting Mary Warren during the infamous 1692 Salem witch trials. Witnesses against him included Martha Sprague and Ann Putnam, Jr. He spent some time in prison; but any further information is unknown. He died in Andover at the age of 84 on 3 January 1745/46

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Note by Robert Hanscom, 3/72015: According to Andover MA Vital Records, Edward Farrington died on 3 January 1746/47 [not 1745/46]. Translated to today's calendar, he died on 3 Jan 1747.

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Edward Farrington's Timeline

1650
April 9, 1650
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1662
July 5, 1662
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1690
December 10, 1690
Age 28
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1693
July 29, 1693
Age 31
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1696
January 26, 1696
Age 33
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1699
July 9, 1699
Age 37
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1702
1702
Age 39
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1705
January 29, 1705
Age 42
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1710
August 26, 1710
Age 48
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1713
March 5, 1713
Age 50
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States