Roger Amidon (c.1615 - 1673) MP

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Nicknames: "Roger Amidon", "Roger Amadoun", "Roger Amadoune", "Roger Amidone", "Roger Amidown", "Roger Amidowne", "Roger Amadowne", "Roger Amadon"
Birthplace: France
Death: Died in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts
Cause of death: Natural causes; previously suspected to be murdered by wife
Occupation: Shipwright, Colonist - Arrived Salem, MA 1637
Managed by: Brian Lamothe
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About Roger Amidon

Source: http://georgesawyer.tripod.com/amidon.htm

1. Roger Amadowne married 27-Dec-1668, Joanna Harwood, died 1-Jul-1711. Roger died 10-Nov-1673. The name of Roger Amadowne first appears at Salem, Massachusetts, in 1637. He is next found at Weymouth, Mass, in 1640; next at Boston, Mass, in 1643; and next at Rehoboth, Mass in 1648. The Town of Rehoboth was later divided and the older portion became Seekonk. Nothing is known of his first wife except her name was Sarah and she died at Rehoboth 20-Jun-1668. He married his 2nd wife, on 27-Dec-1668, Joanna, daughter of George and Jane Harwood. She survived him and died 1-Jul-1711. Records do not give the date of his death but state he was buried 13-Nov-1673. By his first wife, Sarah______ he had four children. By his second wife, Joanna Harwood, he had three children. The oldest was Philip.

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2. i Philip Amidown born 26-Jan-1670.

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Roger Amidon's Timeline

1615
1615
France
1638
1638
Age 23
1640
December 6, 1640
Age 25
Weymouth, MA, USA
1643
February 27, 1643
Age 28
Boston, MA, USA
1652
September 20, 1652
Age 37
MA, USA
1668
December 27, 1668
Age 53
Rehoboth,Bristol,Massachusetts,USA
1670
January 24, 1670
Age 55
Massachusetts
January 26, 1670
Age 55
Rehoboth,Bristol,Massachusetts,USA
1672
August 27, 1672
Age 57
MA, USA
1673
November 11, 1673
Age 58
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts