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Jacob Morrill

Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Salisbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Morrill and Sarah Morrill
Husband of Joanna Morrill and Susanna Morrill
Father of Capt. Ezekiel Morrill; Thomas Morrill; Hannah Stockman; Ruth Edwards; Jacob Morrill and 3 others
Brother of Isaac Morrill; Sarah Merrill; Abraham Morrill; Lt. Moses Morrill; Aaron Morrill and 4 others
Half brother of Mary Quimby and Temperance Mudgett

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About Jacob Morrill

See "Ancestry of Louis Grant Morrill, MD" compiled by Gladys Redfield McPherson, Page 35.

Jacob Morrell was a member of the Society of Friends (Quakers). Quakers were not well liked by Puritans. In 1657, a stringent law was passed in Salisbury against harboring "any of the cursed sect of Quakers." Violators were subject to a fine of 40 schillings. Harboring a Quaker in your house from the rain for few a minutes was illegal. Jacob was presumably an outcast from the ordinarily Puritan environment of Salisbury, which must be why so few vital records for this family can be found.

Will: 03/20/1717-18, proved 05/26/1718


24 Aug 1648

Salisbury Massachusetts, USA


23 Apr 1714


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Jacob Morrill's Timeline

August 24, 1648
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
September 29, 1675
Age 27
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 30
Abt. 1679 Of Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts
Age 33
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
October 9, 1686
Age 38
Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
May 2, 1689
Age 40
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 42
Salisbury, Essex Co., Ma
June 14, 1696
Age 47
Salisbury, Essex Co., Ma
March 1, 1698
Age 49
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony