John (Job) Low, of Marshfield (1629 - 1676) MP

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Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Cumberland, Rehoboth , Rhode Island
Cause of death: Killed by Indians in King Philip's War
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About John (Job) Low, of Marshfield

John Low

  • Birth: 1629
  • Parents: unknown
  • Wife: Elizabeth Howland
  • Death: Mar 26 1676 - listed Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts

AKA Job

John Low was born about 1629 in England.  He married Elizabeth HOWLAND about 1660 in Marshfield, Plymouth, Mass.  John was killed 26 Mar 1676  at Nine Men’s Misery  a site in current day Cumberland, Rhode Island where nine colonists were tortured by the Narragansett Indian tribe during King Philip’s War. A stone memorial was constructed in 1676 which is believed to be the oldest veterans memorial in the United States.  Cumberland was originally settled as part of Rehoboth, Mass  which is listed as the location of John’s death.

married

  1. Elizabeth Howland circa 1664 at Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. She was born circa 1634 at Fenny Stanton, Huntington, Yorkshire, England.1 

Children 

  1. Author Low b. 1665
  2. Margaret Low b. c 1668
  3. Hannah Low b. 15 Jul 1670
  4. Job Low b. 1677, d. a 1759
  5. Daniel Low b. c 1678

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1629
1629
England
1633
March 2, 1633
Age 4
Boxford,Suffolk,England
1650
1650
Age 21
marshfield, Massachusetts, United States
1660
1660
Age 31
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1670
1670
Age 41
1676
March 26, 1676
Age 47
Cumberland, Rehoboth , Rhode Island
1677
1677
Age 47
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February
Bosford, Suffolk, England