Richard "Job" (Job) Olmsted

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Richard "Job" (Job) Olmsted

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Barking, Essex, England
Death: Died in Denningyon, Suffolk, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William Olmsted; William Olmstead; Mary Barker and Mary Olmstead
Husband of Joan Olmsted and Elizabeth Gale Olmsted
Father of John Olmstead; Israel Olmsted; Elizabeth Olmstead; Sarah Olmstead; Rebecca Olmstead and 3 others

Occupation: Reverend Richard Olmstead was at one time Rector of Arwarton County, Suffolk. He was Chaplin to Lord Loftus in Ireland in 1630 and later Rector of Dunnington, near Famingham, about 90 miles from London.
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About Richard "Job" (Job) Olmsted

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b. 1576, d. after 1655,

Richard was born in 1576 in Barking,, Essex, England. He married Elizabeth Hawes in England in 1600. Richard died after 1655 in Denningyon, Suffolk, England.

Reverend Richard Olmstead was at one time Rector of Arwarton County, Suffolk. He was Chaplin to Lord Loftus in Ireland in 1630 and later Rector of Dunnington, near Famingham, about 90 miles from London. In Dunnington Rectory is painted the Olmstead coat of arms. Reverand Richad Olmstead was a Military Chaplin.

Richard Olmsted's occupation was a reverend, and he named all of his children from the Bible. Although Biblical names were sometimes used during the Middle Ages, they did not become really popular in England until after the Reformation.

Children of Richard "Job" Olmstead and Elizabeth Hawes:

Israel Olmstead+

John Olmstead

Jedediah Olmstead

Elizabeth Olmstead

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Richard "Job" (Job) Olmsted's Timeline

1576
1576
Barking, Essex, England
1602
1602
Age 26
England
1605
1605
Age 29
1605
Age 29
England
1605
Age 29
Great Leighs, Essex, England
1606
1606
Age 30
1608
1608
Age 32
1610
1610
Age 34
1613
1613
Age 37
1655
1655
Age 79
Denningyon, Suffolk, England