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Joseph Severance

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: April 10, 1766 (83)
Montague, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Montague, Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John B Severance, III; John Severance; Mary Severance and Mary Severance
Husband of Anna Severance and Anna Severance
Father of Martin Severance; Joseph Severance, Jr.; Anna Bardwell; John Severance; Experience Severance and 4 others
Brother of Ebenezer Severance, I; Abigail Severance; John Severns; Daniel Severance and Mary Severance

Occupation: tailor, Tailor
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About Joseph Severance

He was by trade a tailor, which business he followed more or less both in Deerfield and Northfield where he owned both a "house and home lot." He also owned No. 36 in Deerfield on which he lived. He was in the fight on the meadows in 1704; was a soldier in the service in 1713; was wounded by the Indians and made a cripple IIe was compensated for this by the Gonerul court, which made him a grant of 200 acres of land eas of Northfield on Mt. Grace. His father also gave land in Deerfield. He was Corporal in Capt. Kellogg's Co in 1723, and Orderly in 1747, Selectman in 1722. A few years before his death he divided his real estate in Deerfield among his children, and he and his wife went to live with their youngest son Moses, in Montague, Mass., where they both died and were buried.His children were all born in Deerfield. Source: Page 3 from the book "The Severans Genealogical History" by Rev. John F. Severance

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Joseph Severance's Timeline

October 26, 1682
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
October 7, 1713
Age 30
Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
December 25, 1715
Age 33
Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
September 10, 1718
Age 35
Shelburne, Massachusetts
December 15, 1720
Age 38
Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA
March 14, 1723
Age 40
Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA
June 12, 1725
Age 42
Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA
March 4, 1728
Age 45
Deerfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
March 23, 1730
Age 47
Deerfield, Massachusetts