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John Moody, Deacon

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Moulton, Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Windsor, Hartford , Connecticut, USA
Place of Burial: Windsor, Hartford , Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of George Moody, Gent. and Margaret Harget
Husband of Sarah Moody
Father of John Moody, (I); Hannah Moody; Elizabeth Seager; Samuel Moody; John Moody and 3 others
Brother of Elizabeth Moody; Francis Kilborn; Samuel Moody; Margaret Moody; Anne Moody and 3 others

Occupation: Deacon, Minister
Managed by: Lori Basile (Kirby)
Last Updated:

About Deacon John Moody

-John MOODY, second son of George Moody, of Moulton, Co. Suffolk, who #147;#was famous for his good housekeeping and plain dealing,” by his wife, Lydia,1 came in 1633 to Roxbury, says the Church record; freeman, Mass., Nov. 5, 1633; was au original proprietor, Hartford, 1639, and his home-lot was on Main St., opposite to George Wyllys's lot; townsman 1639, 1640; Lieut. in 1640; he d. prob. in 1655 ; will dated July 23, 1655; inv. Dec. 6, 1655; £300. 14: mentions wife Sarah, son Samuel, and leaves £25 to Elizabeth Pepper. Mrs. Sarah Moody d. in Hadley in 1671. - Ch.: i. Samuel; he removed to Hadley in 1659; m. (1) Hannah-; (2) Sarah, dau. of John Deming, of Wethelsfield. He d. in Hadley, Sept. 22, 1689. His widow d. Sept. 29, 1717.2 His eldest son, John, returned to Hartford, m. Sarah Evetts, Apr. 3, 1700, and had descendants in West Hartford and New Hartford.

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Biographical Summary:

John Moody, second son of George Moody, of Moulton, Co. Suffolk, who " was famous for his good housekeeping and plain dealing," by his wife, Lydia, came in 1633 to Roxbury, says the Church record; freeman, Massachusetts, November 5, 1633; was an original proprietor, Hartford, 1639, and his home-lot was on Main St., opposite to George Wyllys's lot; townsman 1639, 1640; Lieutenant, in 1640; he died probably in 1655; will dated July 23, 1655; inventory December 6, 1655; £300. 14: mentions wife Sarah, son Samuel, and leaves £25 to Elizabeth Pepper. Mrs. Sarah Moody died in Hadley in 1671.

Children:

i. Samuel; he removed to Hadley in 1659; married (1) Hannah ____;(2) Sarah, daughter of John Deming, of Wethersfield. He died in Hadley, September 22, 1689. His widow died September 29, 1717. His eldest son, John, returned to Hartford, married Sarah Evetts, Apr. 3, 1700, and had descendants in West Hartford and New Hartford.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 252. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books


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Deacon John Moody's Timeline

1593
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk, England
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Yorkcliffe, United Kingdom, England
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk County, England
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk County, England
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk County, England
April 8, 1593
Moulton,Suffolk,England
April 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk County, England
September 8, 1593
Moulton, Suffolk, England
1617
December 3, 1617
Age 24
Bury St. Edmund, Suffolk, United Kingdom, England