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John Marsh, Jr.

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Birthplace: Hartford, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
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Son of John Marsh of Hartford and Anne Marsh
Husband of Sarah Marsh and Susannah Marsh
Father of John Marsh, Esq., of Hartford; Capt. Joseph Marsh; Sarah Merrill; Hannah Olmstead; Capt. Jonathan Marsh, of Hartford and 1 other
Brother of Isaac Joseph Marsh; Joseph Marsh 1647 died young; Samuel Marsh; Joseph Marsh 1649 died young; Jonathan Marsh and 4 others
Half brother of Lydia Loomis

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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
1672
February 17, 1672
Age 28
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1681
April 10, 1681
Age 37
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
1688
August 7, 1688
Age 44
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut
1727
August 1, 1727
Age 83
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
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