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John Spencer

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Son of Michael Spencer, of Lynn and Isabel Robbins
Husband of Susannah Spencer
Father of Susanna Reynolds; John Spencer; Michael Spencer; Benjamin Spencer; William Spencer and 4 others
Brother of Susannah Bacon; Michael Spencer, Jr. and William Spencer

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About John Spencer, of Lynn & East Greenwich

John Spencer

  • Birth: b. about 1640 Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts
  • Death: Aug 31 1684 - East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island
  • Parents: Michael Spencer, Isabel
  • Wife: Susanna

Children of JOHN SPENCER and SUSANNA are:

  • i. Susanna Spencer, born 1653 in Kingston, Rhode Island, U.S.A; married Joseph Reynolds 1673.
  • ii. John Spencer, born April 20, 1666 in Newport, Rhode Island. U.S.A.; died Abt. 1743 in East Greenwich, Kent Rhode Island, U.S.A; married Audrey Greene Abt. 1692 in Rhode Island, U.S.A; born Abt. 1667; died Abt. 1723.
  • iii. Michael Spencer, born May 28, 1668 in Newport, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died Abt. 1748 in Rhode Island, U.S.A; married Elizabeth November 16, 1682 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A; died October 13, 1748.
  • iv. Benjamin Spencer, born June 22, 1670 in East Greenwish, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died in Rhode Island, U.S.A; married (1) Martha Abt. 1696; married (2) Patience Hawkins August 04, 1718 in Rhode Island, U.S.A.
  • 768 v. WILLIAM SPENCER, born July 01, 1672 in Newport, Kent County, Rhode Island. U.S.A.; died in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, U.S.A; married ELIZABETH in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, U.S.A..
  • 770 vi. ROBERT SPENCER, born November 06, 1674 in Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died Abt. 1748 in Rhode Island, U.S.A; married (1) THEODOSIA WHALLEY July 15, 1697 in Rhode Island, U.S.A.; married (2) Martha Whaley Aft. 1717.
  • vii. Abner Spencer, born December 04, 1676 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died Abt. 1759; married Susann Wells December 09, 1708 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
  • viii. Thomas Spencer, born July 22, 1679 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died April 24, 1752 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A; married Elizabeth Pierce December 13, 1703 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A; died September 30, 1742.
  • ix. Susanna Spencer, born December 01, 1681 in East Greenwich, Kent Rhode Island, U.S.A; married Richard Briggs September 23, 1700 in East Greenwich, Kent Rhode Island, U.S.A.
  • x. Peleg Spencer, born December 04, 1683 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.; died Abt. 1768; married Elizabeth Coggeshall July 1708 in Newport, Middletown County, Rhode Island, U.S.A.

comments

The citations have wife Susanna as (parents unknown).

From Re: Griffin of Rhode Island 2001

"The only early published genealogy that I am aware of that refers to Robert Griffin is Edith Austin Moore's "A Genealogy of the Descendants of Robert Austin", in which she states that Robert's wife name was Mary -- not Hannah. If one can believe online sources, the immigrant Robert Griffin had by whichever wife the following children:

4. Susannah baptized 13 May 1644, married John Spencer

"My line is through Susannah Griffin & John Spencer per Moore's book on the Austin family of RI.

Citations

  1. Austin's Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island
  2. Great Migration profile of Michael Spencer: Son John went Rhode Island. In 1666 he married Susanna ? and their eldest son was born April 29, 1666 East Greenwich. They had nine children: John II, Michael, Benjamin, William, Robert, Robert, Adner, Thomas, Susanna, Peleg. All born East Grennwich, R.I. John died in East Greenwich 1695.

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John Spencer, of Lynn & East Greenwich's Timeline

1640
1640
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts
1655
1655
Age 15
Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, USA
1665
1665
Age 25
Newport, RI
1666
April 20, 1666
Age 26
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
1668
May 28, 1668
Age 28
East Greenwich, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1670
June 22, 1670
Age 30
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
1672
July 1, 1672
Age 32
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island
1674
November 6, 1674
Age 34
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island
1676
December 4, 1676
Age 36
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
1679
July 22, 1679
Age 39
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA