John Faunce, of Plymouth Colony (1600 - 1653) MP

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Birthplace: Purleigh, Essex, England
Death: Died in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Occupation: Deacon, Town Clerk
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About John Faunce, of Plymouth Colony

John Faunce

  • Birth: 1610 - Purleigh, Essex, England
  • Death: Nov 29 1653 - Plymouth, Massachusetts
  • Wife: Patience Morton

John Faunce immigrated on 10 July 1623 on the Pilgrim Ship the "Anne" or "Little James" to Plymouth, New Plymouth Colony. He married Patience Morton in 1633 in Plymouth, New Plymouth Colony. She survived him and married Thomas Whitney 2nd.

Their children were:

  1. Mercy Faunce, born on Thursday, 10 April 1651 o.s. in Plymouth, New Plymouth Colony, died on Friday, 11 February 1732 o.s.. She married Nathaniel Holmes on Sunday, 29 December 1667 o.s. in Plymouth, New Plymouth Colony.
  2. Priscilla Faunce, born in 1634.
  3. Sarah Faunce, born in 1645.
  4. Thomas Faunce, born in 1647.
  5. Elizabeth Faunce, born on Thursday, 23 March 1648 o.s..
  6. Joseph Faunce, born on Wednesday, 4 May 1653 o.s..
  7. John Faunce, born on Wednesday, 29 November 1654 o.s..
  8. Patience Faunce married John Holmes.

Notes:

According to the Falmouth book's account of the multiple Mercy Faunce's... This John Faunce is presumably the son of the older John Faunce. This would make him the brother of the older Mercy Faunce.

IGI: John (the son) b. 1645/1654 Joseph b. 4/14 May 1653

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John Faunce, of Plymouth Colony's Timeline

1600
October 1600
Purleigh, Essex, England
1623
1623
Age 22
Plymouth, MA
1623
Age 22
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1633
1633
Age 32
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1633
Age 32
Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
1638
July 25, 1638
Age 37
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1638
Age 37
Of, Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass
1645
1645
Age 44
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1648
1648
Age 47
Plymouth Colony, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
1651
April 10, 1651
Age 50
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States