John Maverick, Reverend (1578 - 1636) MP

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Birthplace: Honiton, UK
Death: Died in Boston, MA, USA
Occupation: Rev./Clerk, Reverend, Minister
Managed by: Thomas Shirley
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About John Maverick, Reverend

Clerk. Matriculated at Exeter College, Oxford Oct. 24, 1595. Received his degree of Bachelor of Sats in 1599 & that of Master of Arts in 1603 having already been ordained as a deacon & priest. March 1629/30 he was chosen one of the teachers of the Puritan Church that was organized at Plymouth, England. He sailed at that time to New England & founded the town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. He was a Freeman & Minister for Dorchester. Emigrated to New England on the 'Mary & John' in 1630 leaving Plymouth, Devonshire, England on March 20, 1630 & arriving in Nantasket, Plymouth, MA. on May 3, 1630.

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Reverend John Maverick, his wife Mary, and five of their children (Elias, Mary, Moses, Abigail, Antipas and John, Jr.) emigrated to New England on the Mary & John in 1630, leaving Plymouth, Devonshire, England on 20 March 1630 and arriving in Nantasket, Plymouth co., MA on 3 May 1630.

Wendy (Gwendolyn) Edmands Pearson has done extensive research on these lines.

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Reverend John Maverick's Timeline

1532
1532
1576
December 28, 1576
Awliscombe, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
December 28, 1576
Awliscombe, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
December 28, 1576
Awliscombe, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
1578
December 28, 1578
Honiton, UK
December 28, 1578
December 28, 1578
Awliscombe, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
December 28, 1578
Awliscombe, Devonshire, England
1588
1588
Age 9
of Plymouth,Devonshire,England
1600
October 28, 1600
Age 21
Ilsington, Devon, , England