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Joseph Hovey

Birthdate: (37)
Birthplace: Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Death: May 1690 (37)
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Hovey, Sr and Abigail Hovey
Husband of Hannah Hovey
Father of Joseph Hovey, Jr; Ebenezer Hovey; John Hovey; Caleb Hovey; Thomas Hovey and 2 others
Brother of Daniel Hovey, Jr.; Sgt. John Hovey; Thomas Hovey; James Thomas Hovey; Abigail Ayers and 2 others

Occupation: Tavern keeper
Managed by: Erica Howton
Last Updated:

About Joseph Hovey

From The Hovey Book: The English Ancestry and American Descendants of Daniel Hovey. Hovey, Lewis R; Press of L. R. Hovey, Haverhill, Massachusetts, 1913. Page: p. 31

Joseph HOVEY, born in Ipswich in 1653. He lived in Hadley, Massachusetts until 1690, when he removed to Milton. He married Hannah, daughter of Richard and Mary PRATT of Malden on 31 May 1677; and died in the summer of 1693, administration upon his estate being granted to his brother John Hovey, Sr. of Topsfield on 9 June 1693. The inventory of the estate amounted to £11 12s 8d, being all personal. £1 4s, of this amount was of "Things prized at Ipswich." The estate was declared insolvent; and Thomas Holman and Nathaniel Pitcher, both of Milton, were appointed commissioners to examine claims.

He conducted a tavern. 7 children.


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Joseph Hovey's Timeline

Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
February 28, 1678
Age 25
Hadley, Hampshire, Mass
November 5, 1680
Age 27
Hadley, Hampshire, MA
November 21, 1682
Age 29
Hadley, Hampshire, Mass
August 21, 1684
Age 31
Hadley, Hamps, Mass
June 4, 1687
Age 34
Hadley, Hampshire, Mass
June 6, 1689
Age 36
Hadley, Hampshire, Mass
May 1690
Age 37
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Age 37
Of Hadley, Hampshire, Mass