John Marsh, Jr. (1643 - 1727) MP

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Birthplace: Hartford, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Managed by: Joel Ryan Kosciak
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About John Marsh, Jr.

John Marsh, Jr. (1643 - 1727) of Hartford, CT

The eldest son of John Marsh and Anne (Webster) Marsh, was born about 1643, in Hartford, Connecticut, and died in 1727, probably in Hartford.

He resided on the old Marsh homestead in Hartford, where he was selectman 1677-81, and in 1687, in the time of the Charter Oak trouble in 1688-94-1701. In 1701 he was one of a committee to build a bridge over the Holhanon river in East Hartford.

He married (first) November 28, 1666, Sarah, daughter of Richard and Hepzibah (Ford) Lyman, of Northampton (Mrs. Lyman had become his father's second wife), who was born in Hartford, and it was after his marriage that he returned to Hartford. His wife received ten pounds by her mother's will. She died between 1688 and 1707, and he married (second) Susannah, daughter of William Butler, and she died in 1727.

Children by first wife: John, Nathaniel and Joseph (twins), Sarah, Elizabeth, Hannah (died young), Ebenezer, Hannah, Lydia, Hepzibah and Jonathan. By his second wife: Susannah.

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John Marsh, Jr.'s Timeline

1643
August 29, 1643
Hartford, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
1666
November 28, 1666
Age 23
1668
1668
Age 24
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
1671
March 5, 1671
Age 27
Hartford, Connecticut
1674
1674
Age 30
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
1686
October 10, 1686
Age 43
Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1727
August 1, 1727
Age 83
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony