Rev. John Hancock, Sr.

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John Hancock, Sr.

Birthplace: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Braintree, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Old Burying Ground, Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Deacon Nathaniel Hancock and Mary (Marie) Hancock(e) (Prentice)
Husband of Elizabeth Hancock and Elizabeth Mary Clark
Father of Lucy Bowes; Rev. John Hancock; Lucy Bowes; Elizabeth Hancock and Ebenezer Hancock
Brother of Nathaniel Hancock; Mary Emmons; Sarah Hancock; Nathaniel Hancock; Abigail Hancock and 8 others

Occupation: grammer school teacher, ordained preacher
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About Rev. John Hancock, Sr.

Ref: Daniel T. Rogers (b. 1943) family tree site:


  • colonial American clergyman and paternal grandfather of American politician, John Hancock.
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Rev. John Hancock, Sr.'s Timeline

March 1, 1671
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
March 1, 1671
December 11, 1700
Age 29
Chelmsford, Mass.
June 1, 1702
Age 31
Lexington, Middlesex, MA
December 7, 1704
Age 33
Cambridge, Middlesex, Mass
December 7, 1710
Age 39
Cambridge, Middlesex, Mass
Age 41
Lexington, Middlesex, Mass
December 6, 1752
Age 81
Braintree, Massachusetts
Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA