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John Ordway, Jr.,

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in South Hampton, Rockingham, NH, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Ordway, Sr., and Mary Ordway
Husband of Sarah Carr and Hannah Ordway
Father of Nehemiah Ordway, Dr.; Mary Sawyer; Richard Ordway; Hannah Ordway; John Ordway, III and 1 other
Brother of Mary Bartlett; James Ordway; Peter Ordway; Hannah Ordway; Stephen Ordway and 3 others

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About John Ordway, Jr.,

John was the second child and eldest son of John and Mary Godfrey Ordway.

He inherited his father's homestead where he resided until about 1730 when he moved to Amesbury, MA, settling in the part of town which is now South Hampton, NH. In 1742 he was chosen deacon of the church and served in that capacity until his death. He was the town treasurer, often a selectman, and one of the leading citizens. His homestead was near the center of town.

His first wife was supposedly Hannah, daughter of Richard and Hannah Emery Bartlett. She was born in Newbury, MA on November 8, 1674.

His second marriage was in Salisbury, MA to Sarah Carr on December 8, 1742.

He made his will on October 21, 1765. He died when he was 90 years old on August 25, 1773.

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John Ordway, Jr.,'s Timeline

1684
October 19, 1684
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1707
September 8, 1707
Age 22
1711
February 11, 1711
Age 26
Newbury, Essex, MA, USA
1714
November 2, 1714
Age 30
1718
December 7, 1718
Age 34
1724
August 16, 1724
Age 39
1726
June 29, 1726
Age 41
1730
1730
Age 45
Amesbury, MA
1742
December 8, 1742
Age 58
1773
August 25, 1773
Age 88
South Hampton, Rockingham, NH, USA