Lt. Col. John Pynchon

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John Pynchon, Col.

Birthplace: Springfield, Hamden, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Springfield, Hamden, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Maj. John Pynchon; Amy Pynchon (Wyllys) and Amy Pynchon
Husband of Margaret Hubbard
Father of Margaret Pynchon; Col. John Pynchon and Col. William Pynchon
Brother of Joseph Pynchon; Mary Whiting; Mercy Ransom; William Pynchon and Mehitabel Pynchon
Half brother of Mary Wyllys

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About Lt. Col. John Pynchon

Col. John Pynchon's father, Maj. John Pynchon was born about 1620. Maj. John Pynchon married Amy Wyllys in Hartford November 6, 1645. She was the daughter of George Wyllys and Bridget Young.

Katharine Newbury Manierre wrote (1905-06) that Major John Pynchon, "represented the town of Springfield, Massachusetts in the General Court 1659-62&63, and was for 21 years an assistant in it. He was spoken of and addressed as "the Worshipful —" KNM cited "a letter written by Thomas Pynchon of Springfield and copied from Pynchon records."

Do not confuse Maj. John Pynchon's son Col. John Pynchon with his grandson, whose name is also Col. John Pynchon.

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Lt. Col. John Pynchon's Timeline

October 15, 1647
Springfield, Hamden, Massachusetts
Age 26
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 37
Ispwich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Age 41
April 25, 1721
Age 73
Springfield, Hamden, Massachusetts