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Josiah Converse

Also Known As: "Captain Josiah Coverse"
Birthplace: Woburn, MA, USA
Death: Died in Woburn, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Deacon Josiah Convers and Esther Danforth (Champney)
Husband of Ruth Converse
Father of Ruth Symmes; Hester Convers; Josiah Convers; TImothy Convers; Rebecca Pierce and 4 others

Occupation: Captain
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About Josiah Converse

Sewalls History of Woburn says Josiah was much employed in town business; and mentions him as one of a committee of 2 to care for the town lands. Capt. Convers is signing the bond of administration to his father's estate in 1690 used a seal, a lion rampant. This same heraldic seal is affixed to his own will of 1717. His son, Josiah, also used a seal, this last seal was smaller that the older examples.

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Josiah Converse's Timeline

March 15, 1660
Woburn, MA, USA
October 8, 1685
Age 25
Woburn, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
May 28, 1686
Age 26
October 3, 1688
Age 28
February 8, 1691
Age 30
July 6, 1693
Age 33
November 2, 1694
Age 34
April 11, 1697
Age 37
March 27, 1699
Age 39
Woburn, Middlesex, MA
January 12, 1701
Age 40
Woburn, MA, USA