Rev. Jeremiah Cushing

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Jeremiah Cushing

Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: March 22, 1706 (51)
Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Cushing, Esq. and Lydia Clark Cushing
Husband of Hanna Barker
Father of Hannah Barker; Jeremiah Cushing; Ignatius Cushing; Elizabeth Dill and Col. Ezekiel Cushing
Brother of Peter Cushing; Daniel Cushing, Jr.; Deborah Woodbridge; Hon. Rev. Theophilus Cushing; Matthew Cushing and 1 other

Occupation: Reverend
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About Rev. Jeremiah Cushing

Jeremiah was educated for the ministry under John Morton of Hingham and graduated at Harvard College in 1676. In 1681, he was preaching at Hingham; and in 1682 and 1683 he was at Haverhill, but declined an invitation to be settled there. After this mention is made of his occasionally preaching at Hingham. He was ordained pastor at Scituate 27 May 1691. His salary was 60 pounds. He was also aminister at Provincetown, for several years before 1700. He probably only preached to transient population in the fishing season.

The term of Jeremiah's mi nistry was short, he having deceased 22 March 1706, in the fifty-first year ofhis age and the fourteenth of his ministry. There is a monument ot his memory in the old burying ground near the harbour. He suffered a lingering illness, having been obliged to suspend his labours for several months.

ID: I439112

Name: Jeremiah Cushing

Sex: M

Birth: 3 JUL 1654 in Hingham, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

Death: 22 MAR 1704/05 in Scituate, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts


Ref; The Colonial Clergy and Churches of New England, Surnames, C-D, Page 66.

JEREMIAH CUSHING, A.B., b. Hingham, July 3, 1654, son of Daniel, Esq. and Lydia (Gilman) Cushing; H.C. 1676, A.B. sett. Hingham, 1681; sett. haverhill, 1682-1683; ord. Scituate, May 27, 1691; sett. Scituate, 1691-1705' d. Scituate, Mar. 22, 1705// a. 51.

Father: Daniel Cushing b: ABT 20 APR 1619 in Hingham, Norfolk, England

Mother: Lydia Clark Gilmam b: ABT 1620 in Hingham, Norfolk, England

Marriage 1 Hannah Loring b: 9 AUG 1664

Married: 5 JUN 1685


Harvard College Graduate of 1676!

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Rev. Jeremiah Cushing's Timeline

July 3, 1654
Hingham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 26, 1687
Age 32
Scituate, Plymouth County, Dominion of New England
September 22, 1689
Age 35
Scituate, MA, USA
Age 36
Scituate, MA, USA
September 4, 1695
Age 41
Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts
April 27, 1698
Age 43
Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
March 22, 1706
Age 51
Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
October 14, 1924
Age 51
July 18, 1934
Age 51