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John Grafton

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Birthplace: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Major Joseph Grafton and Mary Grafton
Husband of Seeth Grafton
Father of Mary Hardy and Abigail Andrews
Brother of Priscilla Grafton; Elizabeth Grafton; Joseph Grafton; Nathaniel Grafton and Ann Scarlet

Occupation: Mariner
Managed by: Private User
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About John Grafton

GRAFTON, JOHN, Salem, mariner, s. of Joseph, of wh. Mather, Magn. tells the story, copied from his f.'s Remarkab. Provid. cap. I. how he was, in Sept. 1669, shipwr. and preserv. m. 1 Dec. 1659, Seeth, d. of the first Thomas Gardner, had Mary, b. 7 Sept. 1660; Seeth, 28 Apr. 1665; Abigail, 12 Aug. 1667; Jehoadan, 1 Oct. 1669; Margaret, 24 Jan. 1671; and Nathaniel, 14 July 1672; freem. 1680, d. 24 Nov. 1715. Mary m. 25 July 1678, Joseph Hardy.(2)

Grave Epitaph (1)

  • HERE LYES Ye BODY OF Mr JOHN GRAFTon SENEr WHO DIED NOVr 24 1715 AGED 77 YEARS

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1639
1639
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
1659
October 1, 1659
Age 20
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1660
1660
Age 21
1667
August 12, 1667
Age 28
Town of Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1715
November 24, 1715
Age 76
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
November 1715
Age 76