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John Butler

Birthdate: (33)
Birthplace: Eastwell, Ashford, Kent, England
Death: July 21, 1658 (33)
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicholas Butler, of Eastwell & Edgartown and Joyce Butler
Husband of Mary Butler and Mary Weeks
Father of Thomas Butler; John Butler; Mary Athearn; Thomas Butler and Hannah Chadwick
Brother of Lydia Minot and Rev. Henry Butler

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About John Butler

Biographies Butler Family of Massachusetts Source: Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts, Cutler and Adams (1910). Transcribed by SueAnn McKnight. BUTLER

'Captain John Butler

(II) Captain John Butler, son of Nicholas Butler, was born in England, and he or an infant son John was baptized September 22, 1645. In 1658 he was constable at Edgartown, whither he removed with his father's family. The records show that his brother Henry owed him certain moneys. He was captain of the military company in 1654-5. He married Mary - . He died in 1658.

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John Butler's Timeline

January 2, 1625
Eastwell, Ashford, Kent, England
July 6, 1651
Age 26
Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 26
Boston, MA, USA
November 15, 1654
Age 29
Edgartown, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 28
Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts
July 20, 1658
Age 33
Edgarstown, Martha's Vineyard
July 21, 1658
Age 33
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
February 25
Eastwell, Ashford, Kent, England