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Capt. John Bursley

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Crewkerne, Somerset, England
Death: February 22, 1660 (66-74)
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: unknown as per Find a Grave
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Bursley; Captain Joseph Bursley, Jr.; Agnes Bursley and Agnes Bursley
Husband of Joanna Davis
Father of Mary Crocker; Joanna Dimmick; Elizabeth Clapp; John Bursley; Timothy Bursley and 4 others

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About Capt. John Bursley

BURSLEY, John Bursley, one of the founders of the town of Barnstable was born in England about 1599, came to Weymouth about 1629, to Barnstable in 1639, where he married Joanna Hull, daughter of the founding minister. Earlier he was Deputy to the General Court 1636, died in W. Barnstable 1660, where his home site can be shown today.

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Capt. John Bursley's Timeline

Crewkerne, Somerset, England
July 29, 1643
Age 53
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
March 1, 1646
Age 56
Barnstable, Plymouth Colony
March 25, 1649
Age 59
Barnstable New Plymouth Colony
April 1652
Age 62
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 64
Scituate, Plymouth Colony
Age 64
Age 66
February 22, 1660
Age 70
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts