Joseph Johnson, Sr. (c.1685 - 1745) MP

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Birthplace: Hingham,Plymouth,Massachusetts,USA
Death: Died in Holliston, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
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About Joseph Johnson, Sr.

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LIEUT. JOSEPH JOHNSON (1685 - 1745) of Sherborn and Holliston

Parents: Nathaniel Johnson and Abigail Unknown [Ref, p. 19]

Lieut. Joseph Johnson was born on 9 Sep 1685. [Ref, p. 19] He died on 25 Mar 1744/5 in Holliston. [Ref, p. 19][Ref] He married Lydia Twitchell on 13 May 1709 [Ref] in Sherborn. [Ref][Ref, p. 19]

Children of Joseph Johnson and Lydia Twitchell: The births of the first seven children are recored in Sherborn. [Ref] The birthdates are given in Johnson and Johnson [Ref, p. 19]

  1. Lydia Johnson was born on 27 Jul 1709 [!] in Sherborn. She died on 5 Feb 1770. [Ref, p. 35] She married Ephraim Bigelow on 24 Jul 1729 [Ref, p. 35] in Holliston. [Ref] Ephraim was the son of Daniel and Abigail (Pratt) Bigelow [Ref, p. 35] and the grandson of Capt. George Barbour, John Bigelow and Mary Warren. He was born on 12 May 1698. [Ref, p. 35] He died on 18 Oct 1756. [Ref, p. 35] Lydia and Ephraim had five children. [Ref, p. 35]
  2. Moses Johnson was born on 18 Nov 1711 in Sherborn. He died in 1754. He married Sabilla Plympton.
  3. Isaac Johnson was born on 28 Mar 1714 in Sherborn. He died before 1792. He married first Abigail Leland. He married second Elizabeth (Bullard) Jones.
  4. Joseph Johnson was born on 22 May 1716 in Sherborn. He died young. [Ref, p. 19]
  5. David Johnson was born on 8 Jul 1719 in Sherborn. He died on 7 Feb 1719/20 in Sherborn. [Ref, p. 19]
  6. Elisha Johnson was born on 20 Nov 1720 in Sherborn. He married Mary Gay on 1 Oct 1741 [Ref, p. 19, only gives the year] in Holliston. [Ref] She died on 21 Feb 1809, age "nearly" 91 in Medway. [Ref] Elisha and Mary had eight children. [Ref, p. 36]
  7. David Johnson was born on 28 Aug 1723 in Sherborn. He died of dropsy on 4 Jun 1795 in Holliston and is buried in the Central Cemetery there. [Ref] He married first Sarah Foster on 25 May 1749 [Ref, p. 36] in Holliston. [Ref] He married second Kezia Parker [Ref, p. 35] on 13 Dec 1756 in Holliston. [Ref] Keziah was the daughter of Unknown Hammond and the widow of Timothy Parker. [Ref, p. 36] She died of dropsy on 23 Jun 1796, age 76, in Holliston. [Ref] She is buried in the Central Cemetery. David and Sarah had two children. [Ref, p. 36] David and Kezia had six children. [Ref, p. 36]
  8. Sarah Johnson was born on 18 Jul 1727 in Holliston. [Ref]
  9. Joseph Johnson was born in 1729. He died on 3 Jan 1729 [Ref, p. 19] in Holliston. [Ref]
  10. Joseph Johnson was born on 30 Jan 1731 in Holliston. [Ref, p. 19] He married first Mercy Cousins on 1 May 1755 [Ref, p. 37] in Holliston. [Ref] Mercy was the daughter of Isaac and Martha (Havens) Cousins of Sherborn. [Ref, p. 37] She was born on 24 Aug 1732. [Ref, p. 37] She died on 26 Oct 1770 in Holliston. [Ref] He married second Kezia Barber of Medway on 2 Jan 1772. [Ref, p. 37][Ref, int. in Holliston, 20 Dec 1771] Kezia was the daughter of Jonathan and Dorcas (Mason) Adams and the widow of Dea. George Barbour. [Ref, p. 37] George appears to be the grandson of Capt. George Barbour. Kezia died on 26 Jul 1778 in Holliston. [Ref] Joseph married third Mrs. Kezia Pratt of Medfield after 14 Oct 1780 (int.) in Holliston. [Ref] Joseph and Mercy had seven children. [Ref, p. 37] Joseph and his third wife Kezia had four children. [Ref, p. 37]

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Birth: Sep. 9, 1685, Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA Death: Mar. 25, 1745, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Joseph, was the son of, Nathaniel and Abigail (May) Johnson, of Hingham, MA. Joseph, married Lydia Twitchel on 13 May 1709 in Sherborn, MA. Joseph and Lydia resided in Sherborn, and Holliston, MA, and had the following children:

  1. Lydia Johnson (1709-1770)
  2. Moses Johnson (1711-1764)
  3. Isaac Johnson (1714- )
  4. Joseph Johnson (1716-1721)
  5. David Johnson (1719-1720)
  6. Elisha Johnson (1720-1786)
  7. David Johnson (1723-1795)
  8. Sarah Johnson (1727-1813)
  9. Joseph Johnson (1729-1729)
  10. Joseph Johnson (1731-1805)

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Parents:
 Nathaniel Johnson (1666 - 1755)
 Abigail May Johnson (1659 - 1745)

Children:

 Sarah Johnson Patrick (1727 - 1813)*

Spouse:

 Lydia Twitchel Johnson (1686 - 1777)*

Burial: Center Cemetery Holliston Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA

Lt. Joseph Johnson

Son of Nathaniel Johnson and . Born on 9 Sep 1685. Died Holliston, Mass., on 25 Mar 1745. He married Lydia Twitchell, daughter of Joseph Twitchell & Lydia, on 13 May 1709 in Hingham, Mass. Lydia was born in Sherborn, Mass., on 11 Oct 1686 and died in Holliston, Mass., on 25 Mar 1745.

They had the following children:

  1. Lydia (1709-1770)
  2. Moses (1711-1764)
  3. Isaac (1714-)
  4. Joseph. Born on 22 May 1716. Died.
  5. David. Born Sherborn, Mass., on 8 Jul 1719. Died on Feb. 7, 1719/0.
  6. Elisha (1720-1786)
  7. David (1723-)
  8. Sarah. Born on 18 Jul 1727.
  9. Joseph. Born in 1729. Died on 3 Jan 1729.
  10. Joseph (1731-1805)

Source

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Lieutenant Joseph Johnson's Timeline

1685
September 9, 1685
Hingham,Plymouth,Massachusetts,USA
1709
May 13, 1709
Age 23
Hingham,Plymouth,Massachusetts,USA
July 27, 1709
Age 23
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1711
November 18, 1711
Age 26
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1714
November 18, 1714
Age 29
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1716
May 22, 1716
Age 30
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1719
July 8, 1719
Age 33
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1720
November 20, 1720
Age 35
Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1723
August 28, 1723
Age 37
Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
1727
July 28, 1727
Age 41
Holliston, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States