John Whitman, Jr. (c.1631 - 1713) MP

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Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About John Whitman, Jr.

John Whitman

  • Birth: Between 1631-1634, probably in England
  • Parents: John Whitman, Ruth
  • Married: 1) Abigail HOLLIS; 6 children 2) 19th October 1662 Ruth REED probably dau of William REED dsp
  • Died: 1st February 1713

Children

Note

The following list of children is drawn from two sources one the Weymouth Vital Records, the other a list compiled fifty years ago by Judge WHITMAN (source: Colonial Families of the U.S.A)

  1. Ruth b 1663- 1665
  2. Mary b 1666 m Capt John TORREY
  3. John b 22d June 1668 m Dorothy PRATT
  4. Ebenezer b 1670 m Deborah RICHARDS
  5. Experience b 1673
  6. Samuel b 1673 m firstly Mary RICHARDS m secondly Elizabeth TURNER

Links

-------------------- Source:

History of the Descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, Mass

by Charles Farnam 1889

John the second son of the Ancestor, was provided for by his father in what is now the south parish in Weymouth. He was settled there on a farm by the side of a large pond, which from him took and still retains the name of Whitman's Pond. He married, Oct. 19, 1662, Ruth (probably dau. of William) Reed. She died without issue in 1662, and he then married Abigail Hollis and by her had five children. The Weymouth records give the date of his death as Feb. 1, 1713. It has been impossible to find either in Sufi'olk or Plymouth records any mention of his will or of the administration upon his estates. Judge Whitman states that it is not known when he died, and that he left his homestead to his eldest son John.

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John Whitman, Jr.'s Timeline

1631
1631
England
1660
October 1, 1660
Age 29
Weymouth, Suffolk County (Present Norfolk County), Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1663
February 1, 1663
Age 32
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1663
Age 32
Weymouth, Suffolk County (Present Norfolk County), Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1666
March 10, 1666
Age 35
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1668
June 22, 1668
Age 37
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1670
December 4, 1670
Age 39
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1673
April 1, 1673
Age 42
Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts
1673
Age 42
Massachusetts
1713
February 1, 1713
Age 82
Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts