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John Ashcraft, Sr.

Also Known As: "John Ashcrofte"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in St. Michael Parish, Barbados, West Indies
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Ashcrofte and Alice Ashcrofte
Husband of Elizabeth Ashcraft
Father of Susanna Ashcraft; Edward Ashcraft; Elizabeth Ashcraft; John Ashcraft, Jr.; Peers Ashcraft and 5 others
Brother of Richard Ashcraft, Jr.; Dorothy Ashcrofte; Elizabeth Ashcrofte; Mary Ashcrofte and Ann Ashcrofte

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About John Ashcraft, Sr.

Martha Ashcraft Neal, Ashcraft Family Descendants of Daniel, The, 1994, Gateway Press Inc. Baltimore, Md., pg. 199-201, , Library of Congress # 94-77682.

He was deeded a plantation in Barbabos from Robert and ann tothill.

Richard Peers (son of Edward ) made John Aschrofte overseer of his will date 13 Mar. 1661

Edward Peers names John Ashcroft and daughter Peers Ashcroft in his will dated 12 Jun 1665

John Peers in his will dated 16 Mar 1688 names Elizabeth ashcroft and children her children John, Richard, Edward, Susanna and Elizabeth

it is believed that John is the seafaring john who made numerous trips in the shipping lanes of England - Barbados - America (with stips in Connecticut and Virginia)...

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John Ashcraft, Sr.'s Timeline

June 12, 1618
Age 25
Probably Barbados, West Indies
Age 25
Age 25
Age 25
Age 39
England, United Kingdom
April 28, 1666
Age 47
St. Michael Parish, Barbados, West Indies
January 5, 1673
Age 47
Stonington, New London, CT, USA
January 8, 1675
Age 47