Sgt. John Lakin of Groton

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John Lakin

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Reading, Berkshire, England
Death: March 21, 1697 (70)
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Lt. William Lakin, of Groton and Mary Lakin
Husband of Mary Gale
Father of Mary Willard; Sarah Willard; Abigail Parker; Joseph Lakin; Benjamin Lakin and 1 other
Brother of Kathrine Mould and William Lakin
Half brother of Mary "May" Nutting (Lakin); William Lakin; Abraham Lakin; Elizabeth Boyden (Lakin) and Abigail Lakin

Occupation: commanded garrison in King Philip's War
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About Sgt. John Lakin of Groton

Millennium File about John (Sgt) Lakin

  • Name: John (Sgt) Lakin
  • Spouse: , Mary Bacon
  • Birth Date: 1627
  • Birth City: Reading
  • Birth County: Berks
  • Birth Country: England
  • Death Date: 21 Mar 1697
  • Death City: Groton
  • Death County: Middlesex
  • Death State: Massachusetts
  • Death Country: USA
  • Parents:
  • Children: Mary Lakin, John Lakin
  • Other information: Notes

----------------------------- Name: Ensign John LAKIN 1 Sex: M Birth: 1627 in England 2 Death: 21 MAR 1696/97 in Groton, Massachusetts 3 2

_FA2: Probably driven from Groton during the Indian War, but returned 3

Residence: Of Reading 3

Residence: One of the first settlers of Groton

Father: William LAKIN , Jr. b: ABT. 1595 in England Mother: MARY b: ABT. 1600 in England

Marriage 1 Mary BACON b: ABT. 1640 in (probably) Woburn, Massachusetts Married: BEF. 1658 2


  1. Abigail LAKIN b: 13 MAR 1666/67 in (probably) Groton, Massachusetts


  1. History of the Towns of Groton, Pepperell and Shirley, Mass. Author: Caleb Butler Publication: Boston, Press of T.R. Marvin, 1848 Repository: Note: Peterborough, NH, Public Library Media: Book Page: 410
  2. Torrey, New England Marriages Before 1700
  3. Genealogical Directory of New England
  4. The Lakin Family of Groton The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 63 pg 319
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Sgt. John Lakin of Groton's Timeline

January 3, 1627
Reading, Berkshire, England
Age 30
Groton, Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay
February 4, 1661
Age 34
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
March 13, 1667
Age 40
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 41
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
November 6, 1672
Age 45
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
Age 50
Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, Colonial America
March 21, 1697
Age 70
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America