Reverend John Maverick

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John Maverick, Reverend

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Honiton, UK
Death: Died in Boston, MA, USA
Place of Burial: Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Maverick and Dorothy Maverick
Husband of Mary Maverick
Father of Samuel Maverick; Elias Maverick, Sr.; Mary Parker; Aaron Maverick; Moses Maverick and 4 others

Occupation: Rev./Clerk, Reverend, Minister
Managed by: Private User
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About Reverend John Maverick

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.


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

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
1600
October 28, 1600
Age 21
Ilsington, Devon, , England
1602
1602
Age 23
Awliscombe, Devon, , England
1604
1604
Age 25
Awliscombe, Devon, England, (Present UK)