John Call, Sr. (1636 - 1697) MP

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Birthplace: Faversham, Kent, England
Death: Died in Charlestown (within present Boston), Middlesex County (Present Suffolk County), Province of Massachusetts
Occupation: Fought In King Philips War
Managed by: David Stewart
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About John Call, Sr.

John Call Sr. was about one year old when he came to this country with his parents, brother and sister. He resided in Charlestown, though they first landed at Boston, Massachusetts. His parents decided to settle at Charlestown. It was there he met and married Hannah Kettell. His sons John and Thomas were twins, being born in 1662. John was a deacon in the First Church of Charlestown, and he was a soldier in King Philip's War.

Hannah Kettell was a daughter of Richard Kettell, who was born in England in 1609 and died in Charlestown June 20, 1680, and Hester Ward, who was born July 15, 1679. Richard Kettell and Hester Ward were married about 1636. Henry D. Thoreau, "Hermit of Walden Pond", was decended from Richard Kittell. Ensign John Call fought in King Phillip's War.

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John Call, Sr.'s Timeline

March 6, 1636
Faversham, Kent, England
March 6, 1636
March 6, 1636
Faversham, Kent, England
March 6, 1636
Faversham, Kent, England
March 6, 1636
January 21, 1657
Age 20
Charlestown (within present Boston), Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 20, 1658
Age 21
Boston, MA, USA
July 6, 1662
Age 26
Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
September 27, 1663
Age 27
Charlestown,Suffolk,Massachusetts, USA
January 17, 1665
Age 28
Charlestown,Suffolk,Massachusetts, USA