Josiah White, Sr. (1654 - 1710)

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Birthplace: Scituate, MA
Death: Died in Boxford, MA
Managed by: Christian Aaron PERKS
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About Josiah White, Sr.

Before 30 December 1680, Remember married Josiah White. He was the youngest son of Resolved White and Grandson of William White of the Mayflower.

Josiah had moved to Salem with his parents by 25 March 1678, when he was ordered to take the oath of allegiance. He was taxed there on 23 November 1683. On 15 February 1691 Josiah and his brother-in-law Jacob Read were sureties for their brother-in-law Jehosaphat Rogers for having a child too soon after marriage.

Josiah was a carpenter "of Salem" on 27 October 1702 when he sold six acres of land in Salem with a house and barn to Richard Waters. He was living in Boxford, Massachusetts, when he mortgaged his property on 13 May 1707.

Josiah White Sr. of Boxford, house carpenter, wrote his will 3 March 1710, and it was proved 5 June 1710. He mentioned his wife Remember, sons Josiah, Joseph, Samuel (under 21) and daughters Sarah White and Hannah White (under 18).

Remember White, "one of the daughters of Thomas Read, late of Salem and widow of Josiah White," sold her interest in her father's estate to her brother, Isaac Read, and documented that in an indenture dated 23 December 1713.

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Josiah White, Sr.'s Timeline

1654
September 29, 1654
Scituate, MA
1657
April 26, 1657
Age 2
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1680
December 29, 1680
Age 26
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1696
September 4, 1696
Age 41
Salem, MA
1710
June 5, 1710
Age 55
Boxford, MA
1930
September 30, 1930
Age 55
September 30, 1930
Age 55
1931
February 4, 1931
Age 55
September 4, 1931
Age 55
1961
September 14, 1961
Age 55