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John Drew

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States
Death: October 27, 1723 (68-76)
Black River, Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire
Immediate Family:

Son of William Drew, II; William Drew, II; Elizabeth Follett and Elizabeth Follett
Husband of Sarah Drew; Sarah Drew and Rebecca Starbird
Father of John Drew; Francis Drew; Elizabeth Roberts; John Drew; Sarah Field and 8 others
Brother of Frances Drew; Thomas Drew; Hannah Drew; Elizabeth Phillips; Francis Drew and 3 others

Occupation: Sgt. in militia, selectman
Managed by: Merlyn Lyndon Mecham
Last Updated:

About Sgt. John Drew

John Drew (son of William Drew and Elizabeth Matthews) was born 1651 in Dover, Strafford, NH, USA and died 27 Oct 1723 in Dover, Strafford, NH, USA He married Rebecca Cook, daughter of John Cook and Mary Downes.

He was a sergeant in King Phillips' War

More About John Drew: Died 2: 23 Oct 1723, Black River, Dover, NH

John was born 1650-1651 in Dover, the section that is now Durham. He married Sarah Delano Field ca. 1675. They had at four children that I'm aware of. He died in the Back River area of Dover. 

Married 2nd to Rebecca Cook. She survived him and married Samuel Starbird 2nd.


  1. from TORREY: DREW, John (1651-1723) & 1/wf Sarah [FIELD] (1651-); abt. 1675; Dover, NH {Dover NH Mar. 51; Durham NH 2:136, 139, 190; GDMNH 206, 232; Drew 7}

'John Drew

Born in Oyster River, Durham, Strafford, NH USA on 1650

to William Drew and Elizabeth Matthews.

John married Sarah Field and had 5 children.

John married Rebecca Cook and had 7 children.

He passed away on 23 Oct 1723 in Black River, Dover, Strafford, NH USA.

Family Members


William Drew 1632-1669

Elizabeth Matthews 1623-1700


Sarah Field 1641-1717

Rebecca Cook 1694-1714


Sarah Drew 1664-Unknown

Sarah Drew 1700-1762

John Drew 1674-1711

Francis Drew 1694-1717

Elizabeth Drew 1687-Unknown

Hannah Drew 1709-Unknown

John Drew 1710-1770

Abigail Drew 1714-1783

Rebecca Drew 1714-1818

Francis Drew 1720-1725

Zebulon Drew 1721-1797

Lemuel Drew 1728-1763

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Sgt. John Drew's Timeline

Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States
Age 29
Black River, Dover, Strafford, NH
Age 31
Dover, Stafford, NH
February 26, 1709
Age 58
Dover, Strafford, NH, USA
October 18, 1712
Age 61
Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States
July 21, 1714
Age 63
Dover, NH, USA
October 21, 1716
Age 65
Dover, Stratford , New Hampshire
August 9, 1720
Age 69
Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States