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John Worth

Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts
Death: February 11, 1732 (65)
Edgartown, Dukes , Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Worth, of Nantucket and Sarah Worth
Husband of Miriam Gardner; Miriam Worth; Anne Worth and Dorcas Worth
Father of Judith Worth; Jonathan Worth; Judith Macy (Worth); Richard Worth, Sr; William Worth and 7 others

Occupation: Innkeeper, justice of the county court
Managed by: Linda Sue
Last Updated:

About John Worth

Went to Edgartown, Martha's vineyard about 1700, and lived there until his death in 1732. He was a prominent and respected citizen and an innkeeper, and in 1713 was appointed Assoc. Justice of the County Court. His will of Dec 7, 1730 was probated Mar 7, 1732. He married 2nd Mrs. Ann (Platts)Clay Sarson Sep. 1, 1704, She died in June of 1724, and he married 3rd Mrs Dorcas (Smith) Hawes 22 Dec 1724 (widow of Benjamin Hawes, she died Aug 1730 " from "The Worths of Nantucket" by Carol Clark Johnson 1970.


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John Worth's Timeline

May 19, 1666
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts
October 31, 1685
Age 19
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts
December 22, 1689
Age 23
Nantucket Island, Dukes County (Present Nantucket County), Province of New York (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
May 27, 1692
Age 26
Nantucket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA
November 27, 1694
Age 28
Nantucket Island, Dukes County, Province of Massachusetts
Age 29
Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
April 28, 1711
Age 44
Woodbridge, Middlesex County, Province of East Jersey
Age 57