Rev. John Oliver

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John Oliver, Sr.

Birthplace: Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire, England
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Oliver, the Immigrant and Ann Oliver
Husband of Elizabeth Oliver and Elizabeth Jackson
Father of John Oliver, Jr.; John Oliver; Elizabeth Wiswell; Hannah Oliver and Thomas Oliver, Capt.
Brother of James Oliver; Elizabeth Carr; William Oliver; Peter Oliver; Elizabeth Oliver and 4 others
Half brother of Priscilla Purchase; Abigail Shore; John Purchase; Sarah Phippen; Aquila Purchase and 6 others

Occupation: Minister, Reverend
Managed by: Christian Aaron PERKS
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About Rev. John Oliver

Admitted as Freeman, Boston, May 1634; married (by 1638) to Elizabeth Newgate; Harvard Class of 1645; died 1646, shortly after becoming minister.

See article by Leslie Mahler, JAN. 2003, 157 New England Hist. Gen. Register, pp. 34-36, indicating that Thomas Oliver had four wives: (1) Agnes, (2) Elizabeth (d. 1624), (3) Anne (d. 1635), (4) Anne Squire Purchase (d. 1662).

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Rev. John Oliver's Timeline

Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire, England
July 29, 1638
Age 25
Boston, Suffolk Co, MA
February 28, 1639
Age 26
Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 3, 1641
Age 28
Boston, Suffolk, MA
February 12, 1644
Age 31
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 12, 1645
Age 32
Boston, Suffolk Co, MA
April 12, 1646
Age 33
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
St. Stephan's, London, London, England