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John Coolidge

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Bolton, Worcester County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Death: March 23, 1822 (66)
Plymouth, Windsor County, Vermont, United States
Place of Burial: Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Josiah Coolidge and Mary Coolidge (Jones)
Husband of Hannah Coolidge
Father of Luther Coolidge; Catherine Coolidge; Oliver Coolidge; Polly Coolidge; John Coolidge and 2 others
Brother of Mary Coolidge and Obadiah Coolidge
Half brother of John Coolidge

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About Capt. John Coolidge

John Coolidge DAR Ancestor #: A025575

  • Birth: Circa 1756 - Bolton, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Death: Mar 23 1822 - Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, US
  • Parents: Josiah Coolidge, Mary Jones
  • Married: Hannah Priest

John (third child) b. about 1756, Bolton, MA. Served in the War of the Revolution and used his mustering out script to buy land in Plymouth, VT, where he came with his family in the 1780's, the fourth family to settle there. He became known as Captain John Coolidge; m. Hannah Priest 1779. (2)


  1. Partial Genealogy of the Coolidges of Massachusetts & Vermont - Part 1
  2. Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation - Genealogy
  3. Find A Grave Memorial# 7156818
  4. New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1923, Vol. 77, Pages 293, 295.
  5. The American Genealogist, (New Haven, Connecticut: D. L. Jacobus, 1937-), 1977, Vol. 53, Page 66, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Online Database,
  6. U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, SAR #87944, Application for Field Paul Morgan,, Online Databases, Provo, UT.
  7.  Cutter, William Richard, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts, Volume 4, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1910), 2149.


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Capt. John Coolidge's Timeline

Bolton, Worcester County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
March 27, 1780
Age 24
Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States
March 23, 1822
Age 66
Plymouth, Windsor County, Vermont, United States
Age 66
Plymouth, Windsor, Vermont, United States