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Joseph Langton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Gloucester, Essex County, MA
Immediate Family:

Son of Roger Langton and Anne Clayton
Husband of Rachel Vinson
Father of Rachel Rowe; Mary Day; Mary Day and Rachel Langton
Brother of Sarah Langton and Sarah Langton

Occupation: Fined as a heavy drinker
Managed by: Clifford h. Cobb
Last Updated:
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Immediate Family

About Joseph Langton

from http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Family:Joseph_Langton_and_Rachel_Varney_(6)

the Essex County Court Record for July 1652 in Salem, (Volume 1, p. 258), states that Joseph was charged with “evil usage” of his wife’s child. The court ordered that the child remain with its grandparents, William Varney and his wife.[11] Although not mentioned by name in the record, by implication, Rachel (who had a child by her first marriage to Thomas Cooke) is the daughter of William Varney and his wife.

In addition to demonstrating that the Rachel who married Joseph Langton was Rachel Varney, Barber and Delorey also cite court records that attest to her divorce of Joseph Langton, based on Langton’s on-going mistreatment of her son by Thomas Cooke.

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Joseph Langton's Timeline

1620
22, 1620
England
1648
1648
Age 28
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1652
July 26, 1652
Age 32
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1652
Age 32
Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1653
1653
Age 33
1661
1661
Age 41
Gloucester, Essex County, MA
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Gloucester, , Massachusetts, United States
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