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John Ingalls, I

Also Known As: "John Engalls"
Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
Death: March 8, 1815 (91)
Canterbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Eldad (Daniel) Ingalls and Hannah Ingalls
Husband of Mary Sarah Ingalls and Elizabeth Ingalls
Father of Mary Merrill; John Ingalls, II; Joseph Ingalls; Hannah Atwood; Sarah Haseltine and 15 others
Brother of Elizabeth Little; Hannah Elizabeth Ingalls; Abiah Emerson; Sarah Ingalls; Twin Ingalls and 1 other

Occupation: Had 5 kids with Mary and 15 more with Elizabeth
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About John Ingalls, I

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW HAMPSHIRE. DAR Ancestor # A059998

John Ingalls, son of Eldad Ingalls and Hannah Watts, was born in Haverhill, Essex Co., Massachusetts on June 1, 1723. He married on Dec. 5, 1748 in Haverhill with MARY SARAH HAZELTINE, dau. of Joseph Hazeltine and Judith Eaton. She died July 5, 1756. He married 2nd on Nov. 18, 1756 in Hampstead, Rockingham Co.,New Hampshire with ELIZABETH COPP, dau of Moses Copp and Mehitable Griffin Emerson. She was born Apr. 1, 1738 in Haverhill, Essex Co., Massachusetts. He died Mar. 8, 1815 in Canterbury, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire; Elizabeth died there Jan. 22, 1819.

Children by Mary were: Mary (10/14/1749; m. Jacob Merrill), John Jr. (4/3/1751), Joseph (4/11/1752; m. Sarah Parker), Hannah (10/18/1753; m. Abijah Atwood), and Sarah (1/28/1755; m. John Haseltine).

Children by Elizabeth were: Elizabeth (12/12/1757; m. John Wooley), Mehitabel (4/9/1759; m. Moses Emery), Moses (10/7/1760), Samuel (9/27/1763; m. Anna Shepard), Abiah (11/27/1764), Caleb (7/7/1766; m. Elizabeth Clark), Joshua (2/5/1768-1850; m. Sarah), Jesse (4/2/1770; m. Hannah Chase), Judith (1/8/1772; m. Caleb Sanborn), Abigail (1/8/1772), Nathaniel Peabody (9/25/1773; m. Polly Haines; m. Sophia Bradley), Daniel (4/7/1775; m. Polly Nutting), James (12/23/1776-2/1/1779), David (9/7/1778; m. Sarah Fernald), and James (9/5/1782; m. Louisa Wheeler).

Lost first wife (Mary) on July 5th, 1756. He then married Elizabeth Copp and was a proprietor in Hampstead, NH and then settled in Plaistow. He moved to Atkinson in 1767 and then to Canterbury, where he died in 1815.

  • 1756 marriage record: John Engalls m. Elizabeth Copps on 11/18/1756 in Hampstead, NH.
  • Early Mass vital records-births: John Ingalls, s/o Eldad Ingalls and Hannah Watts, born Haverhill, Mass. on 6/1/1723.
  • A memorial of the town of Hampstead, New Hampshire (marriage to Elizabeth)
  • Notes: John was one of the proprietors of Hampstead, lived in Plaistow and then later, in 1767, in Atkinson. He then moved to Canterbury where he died.
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John Ingalls, I's Timeline

June 1, 1723
Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
October 14, 1749
Age 26
Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire
April 3, 1751
Age 27
Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire
April 11, 1752
Age 28
Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire
October 18, 1753
Age 30
Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire
January 28, 1755
Age 31
Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire
December 12, 1757
Age 34
Plaistow, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, Colonial America
April 9, 1759
Age 35
Plaistow, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, Colonial America