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Richard Post

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Maidstone, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Place of Burial: New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Arthur Post and Bennett Post
Husband of Dorothy Post
Father of Sarah Oldfield; Thomas Post; Martha Foster; John Post; Richard Post and 1 other
Brother of Lt. Stephen Post and Panwell Post

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Immediate Family

About Richard Post

He was among the Non-Conformists fleeing from persecution in England, and among those who followed Rev. Thomas Hooker. In 1640 he came from Lynn, Mass. to Southampton. He was a member of the town train band, of which he was sergeant and later lieutenant. He was prominent in the local political turmoil of the time. His wife's maiden name was supposed to have been Johnson.

References for him and his family:

Post: The Post Family.

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Richard Post's Timeline

1617
February 4, 1617
Maidstone, Kent, England, United Kingdom
1639
1639
Age 21
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts
1643
1643
Age 25
Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1644
1644
Age 26
Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
1646
1646
Age 28
Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
1648
1648
Age 30
Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
1649
1649
Age 31
Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
1689
1689
Age 71
Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
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New York, United States