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John Francis, [Sargeant]

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Wethersfield, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert John Francis, Jr and Joan (Joanna) Francis
Husband of Sarah Francis and Mercy Mary Francis
Father of John Francis; James Francis; Siberance Griswold; Mary Griswold; Sgt. Thomas Francis and 8 others
Brother of Susannah North; Robert Francis; Mary Francis; Abigail Merritt; James Francis and 1 other

Managed by: Scott David Hibbard
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About Sergeant John Francis

Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus, pg. 392

Francis: Descendants of Robert Francis of Wethersfield, Conn by Charles Edward Francis, pp 121, 122, 153

"b. Wethersfield, Conn., Sept. 4, 1658; m. Sarah Dix, Feb. 10, 1680; who was b. 1658 and d. April 3, 1682. m. 2d Mercy Chittenden, Jan. 16, 1683; who d. Oct. 13, 1745. Farmer at Wethersfield; sergeant in Colonial Army. He d. Dec. 28, 1711."

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History of Ancient Wethersfield, Vol I, Adams and Stiles, 1904, p. 338

"John Francis was a fence viewer, surveyor of highways, constable and school-rate collector in Wethersfield. He died aged 53, five days before his father and only a year after his youngest child was born. His estate was inventoried at 713 pounds 7 pence. He was a sargeant in the colonial Conn. army."

Buried at Ancient Burying Ground - Wethersfield Village Cemetery in Wethersfield, CT

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Sergeant John Francis's Timeline

1658
September 4, 1658
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1680
February 10, 1680
Age 21
Wethersfield, Connecticut
1683
January 16, 1683
Age 24
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
1684
October 12, 1684
Age 26
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1685
October 13, 1685
Age 27
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1687
August 23, 1687
Age 28
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1689
May 20, 1689
Age 30
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1690
February 4, 1690
Age 31
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1692
February 13, 1692
Age 33
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
1695
March 8, 1695
Age 36
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, Connecticut