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Joanna Granger (Adams)

Birthplace: Huntingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Suffield, Colony of Connecticut
Place of Burial: Suffield, CT
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Adams, Jr. and Eleanor Adams
Wife of Launcelot Granger, Jr.
Mother of Susannah Olds; John Granger, I; Thomas Granger, I; George Granger, Sr.; Robert Granger and 7 others
Sister of Elizabeth Phelps; Lieut. John Adams of Ipswich; Alice Adams; Abraham Adams, Sr., Sgt.; Robert Adams and 5 others

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About Joanna Granger

An alternate birth date of 6/25/1637 has been suggested

Launcelot and Joanna lived in Newbury Mass & Suffield Ct


Joanna died after 1701, possibly in Suffield, Massachusetts.


Joanna died after 1701, possibly in Suffield, Massachusetts. -------------------- She was born in England and came with her parents to Newbury, MA. Her father was a farmer and a tailor and they were Puritans. . She married Launcelot Granger when she was 20 or 21. He wan't a Puritan, which would not have been permitted unless he was very well off. When they first married she lived they lived on Kent Island in Massachusetts, ( near Newbury Port ). Launcelot had leased the whole island from the Kent family from 1654 - 1674. It was an expensive piece of land owned by a very wealthy family, and the home there was a very desirable one. Their children were born there. It was not far from where her father lived. They later moved to Suffield, CT.

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Joanna Granger's Timeline

Huntingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Age 15
Windsor, Hartford, CT, USA
January 4, 1654
Age 20
Newbury Port, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

Married by Joanna's father Robert Adams who was a magistrate. She was 20 years old.

January 15, 1654
Age 20
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
- 1674
Age 20
Kents Island

This is a drawing of their home on Kents Island.

November 14, 1658
Age 24
Newbury, Essex, MA, USA
November 28, 1658
Age 24
Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 26
Age 27
Newbury, MA, USA
March 13, 1662
Age 28