John Cogswell (1665 - 1710)

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Birthplace: Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Ipswich, MA, USA
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About John Cogswell

  • The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/descendantsofwil01tutt#page/n71/mode/2up
  • * A fellow passenger in the "Angel Gabriel" with John Tuttle of Dover was John Cogswell "of Chebasco." He had been a merchant in London. He lost considerable property in the wreck. After living ashore some time in a tent he embarked, a passenger, in a vessel commanded by Capt. Galleys, and took up his abode in Ipswich. He had an unusually large grant of land, 300 acres at Chebasco the next Oct., when there were only two families residing in that parish. He was a wealthy and prominent inhabitant of Ipswich. He d. Nov. 29, 1669, a. about 58. His wife, Elizabeth, d. June 2, 1676; chil.

I. William, b. 1621; dea. at Ipswich, and d. thr. Dec. 15, 1700, a. 81; m. Susanna __. As an evidence of his standing, the historian of Ipswich says that after his d. his wid. sat in the meeting with the minister's wife. His s. John was f. of Nathaniel, f. of Col. Amos, f. of Francis, who d. 1881, in his 91st year. A sis. of Francis, was mo. of Hon. John Wentworth of Chicago, Author of the Wentworth Genealogy.

  • II. JOHN, b. 1623; d. 1653, leaving 3 chil.
  • III. Edward.
  • IV. Mary, "perhaps," says Savage, "that maid servant of Gov. Bellingham that joined the Boston chh., Aug. 29, 1677;" m. Godrey Armitage of Boston.
  • V. Hannah, m. Cornelius Waldo, who moved to Chelmsford, Mass. 1657, and was deacon there. All lived at Ipswich.
  • VI. Abigail, m. Thomas Clark.
  • VII. Sarah, m. Simon Tuttle.
  • VIII. Elizabeth, m. 1657, John Paine.
  • Besides the above chil. of John Cogswell, the Rev. E. O. Jamieson, genealogist of the Cogswell family, says there was an elder dau. who m. and lived in London.
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John Cogswell's Timeline

1665
May 12, 1665
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1669
December 2, 1669
Age 4
Ispwich, Essex, Massachusetts
1693
March 27, 1693
Age 27
Chebacco, Essex, Massachusetts
1693
Age 27
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1694
September 24, 1694
Age 29
Chebacco, Essex, Massachusetts
1694
Age 28
1696
March 10, 1696
Age 30
Chebacco, Essex, Massachusetts
1699
December 2, 1699
Age 34
Ipswich, Essex, MA, USA
1700
1700
Age 34
Chebacco, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
1701
March 26, 1701
Age 35
Chebacco, Essex, Massachusetts