Deacon John Breed, Sr.

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Deacon John Breed, Sr.

Also Known As: "John Baird"
Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts
Death: November 25, 1751 (89)
Wequctequock, Stoninton, New London, CT
Place of Burial: Wequetequock, Burial Ground, Stonington, New London, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of Allen Breed, Jr. and Mary Elizabeth Breed
Husband of Mary Breed and Mercy Breed
Father of Sarah Breed; Mercy Breed; Anna Hewitt; Mary Palmer Brown; Capt. John Breed and 8 others
Brother of Timothy Breed; Joseph Breed; Allen Breed; Elizabeth Burrage; Mary Lewis and 2 others

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Immediate Family

About Deacon John Breed, Sr.

John Breed removed to Stonington, Conn. where he became the tenth settler, buying land from Gershom (Walter) Palmer, whose daughter Mercy Palmer he married Jan. 8, 1690. Her Mother Ann, daughter of Capt. George Denison, a distinguished soldier in King Philip's War.

Mercy Palmer was born in Stonington in 1668 and died there Jan. 28, 1752. Her husban John had died the year before and they are both buried in Wequetequock Burial Ground near Stonington.

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Deacon John Breed, Sr.'s Timeline

November 11, 1662
Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts
January 18, 1663
Lynn, MA
January 28, 1663
January 28, 1663
July 15, 1687
Age 24
March 1, 1691
Age 28
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA
November 8, 1693
Age 30
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
June 28, 1697
Age 34
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA