Jonathan Dunham, of Martha's Vineyard

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Jonathan Dunham

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Falmouth,Barnstable,Massachusetts
Death: Died in Edgartown,Dukes,Massachusetts,Massachusets
Place of Burial: Chilmark, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Jonathan Dunham and Mary Dunham
Husband of Unknown Dunham; Esther Dunham; 1st wife of Jonathan Dunham and Esther Dunham
Father of Captain Jonathan Dunham; Rebecca Dunham; Capt. Jonathan Dunham; Gideon Dunham; Hezekiah Dunham and 4 others
Brother of Hannah Pease; Gershom Dunham; Daniel Dunham; Samuel Dunham and Eleazer Dunham

Occupation: Husbandman
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About Jonathan Dunham, of Martha's Vineyard

Family of Jonathan Dunham (8) & Mary Cobb

19. Jonathan Dunham (Jonathan3, Jonathan2, Richard1). Born in 1661 in Falmouth, Barnstable, Masachusetts. Jonathan died in Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts, in 1745; he was 84.  on 13 Feb 1745/46.  in Mar 1745/46.  on 24 Dec 1747. Occupation: Husbandman, Corporal Of The Town (Edgartown) Militia (1691).

Jonathan first married Unknown.

They had the following children:

  • 37 i. Rebecca (1682-)
  • 38 ii. Jonathan (1684-1744)
  • 39 iii. Gideon (1686-1762)
  • 40 iv. Hezekiah (~1690-1738)

In 1691 when Jonathan was 30, he second married Esther Norton, daughter of Nicholas Norton (1610-1676) & Elizabeth Unknown, in Massachusetts. Born abt 1662 in Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts. Buried bef 1724 in Massachusetts.  on 8 Apr 1724. Inventory made by her son Samuel Huxford.

They had the following children:

  • 41 i. Cornelius (~1693-<1737)
  • 42 ii. Esther
  • 43 iii. Ruth (1710-)

notes

"10 (3:153/4) #41 b. abt 1661; res. Falmouth, rem. Edgartown abt 1690, husbandman. Little is known of him during his residence in either town except thathe was Corporal of the Town Milita in 1691. He m. twice, but the name of his first wife is unknown. His second wife was Mrs. Esther Norton #10 Huxford, wid. of Samuel of Edgartown whom he m. abt 1691. She was b. abt 1666 and d. bef 1724. Inv. of her estate was made 8 Apr 1724 by her son Samuel Huxford. Jonathan Dunham d. abt 1745 and admin. of his estate was granted 13 Feb 1745-6; inventory of his property was made next month but division of the estate did not occur until 24 Dec 1747. He had the following named children ...."


Jonathan Dunham was the son of Jonathan Dunham and Mary Cobb. He first married Unknown and had Capt Jonathan Dunham. Jonathan married 2nd Esther Norton and they had a Jonathan born 1691. This Jonathan died before Oct 1711

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Jonathan Dunham, of Martha's Vineyard's Timeline

1661
1661
Falmouth,Barnstable,Massachusetts
1682
1682
Age 21
1684
1684
Age 23
Falmouth, Barnstable , Massachusetts
1686
March 6, 1686
Age 25
1689
1689
Age 28
1690
1690
Age 29
1691
1691
Age 30
1693
1693
Age 32
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Province of Massachusetts