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John Durkee, Jr.

Birthplace: Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Norwich, New London, Connecticut
Place of Burial: Franklin, New London, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John "Deacon" Durkee and Elizabeth Durkee
Husband of Anna Durkee; Mary Durkee and Hannah Durkee
Father of Rebeckah Armstrong; Elizabeth Durkee; Infant Mercy Durkee; Mary Armstrong; Patience Durkee and 1 other
Brother of Andrew Durkee; Jeremiah Durkee; Elizabeth Durkee; Deacon William Durkee; Thomas Durkee and 5 others

Occupation: Deacon
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About John "Deacon" Durkee

The Congregational Church and Society, in Franklin, Connecticut, New Haven, CT: Tuttle, Morehouse, and Taylor, 1869, pg 52:

"Durkee, Dea. John, son of John, of Ipswich, Mass., was born Nov. 23d, 1689. He at first settled at Gloucester in his native state, but about 1720 removed to West Farms. He purchased lands of John Waterman, Jr., upon Portipaug hill, and his dwelling was located a short distance south of where Charles T. Hazen now lives, and upon the same side of the highway. His wife, Mary, died in 1732. He married for a second wife in 1738, Hannah Adgate." 


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John "Deacon" Durkee's Timeline

November 23, 1689
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
January 26, 1712
Age 22
Norwich, New London, Connecticut
December 12, 1713
Age 24
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
July 6, 1718
Age 28
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
October 27, 1721
Age 31
Gloucester, Essex, MA, USA
Age 48
April 21, 1751
Age 61
Norwich, New London, Connecticut