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England  John  Anthony

  (1607England (Great Britain) (United Kingdom)  - 28 July 1675Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA )  

John Anthony was born 1607 in England (Great Britain) (United Kingdom). John Anthony was the child of

He married  Susanna Potter 13 September 1637 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Susanna Potter  was born abt. 1623 in England (Great Britain) (United Kingdom) .  She died 11 August 1674 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA . 

John Anthony died 28 July 1675 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.


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John Anthony married England Susanna Potter-- Date: 13 September 1637 Place: Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
From the "Tercentenary of New England Families, 1620-1922" by the American Historical Society:

"JOHN (2) ANTHONY, son of Dr. John (1) ANTHONY, was born in Hampstead, England, in 1607, and died in 1675. He resided for a time in the village of Hampstead, near London, England, but removed to come to America. He sailed for New England in the barque, "Hercules," April 16, 1634. In 1640 he is recorded in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, where he was made a freeman, 14th 7 mo., 1640. He was made a corporal of the military company, and had land assigned to him at the "Wadding river," in 1644. He had authority granted to him, May 25, 1655, to keep a house of entertainment in Portsmouth. John ANTHONY later rose to prominence in the affairs of the community, and was appointed commissioner in 1661. From 1666 to 1672 he occupied the post of deputy to the General Court. He married Susanna POTTER, who died in 1675. Their children were:

John, born in 1642
Susanna, born in 1644
Elizabeth, born in 1646
Joseph, born in 1648
Abraham "


ANTHONY John John1 (1607-1675) & Susanna [POTTER?] by 1642 Portsmouth, RI {McIntire Anc. 75, 77-78 Anthony 21, 23 Shotwell 42 Ballou 37, 64 Edwards (1887) 32, 46 Davol-Willets 21 Boddie 11 Sv. 1:52 Reg. 31:416 Greene (1903) 65}

Source:
Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online db. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.

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Children:
America/USA Susannah Anthony (1644, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA - 1716, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA)



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Origin of Surname
ANTHONY
(Greek.) From the Greek flower; flourishing, beautiful, graceful.
An etymological dictionary of family and Christian names - By William Arthur - 1857.
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Invention1608 - The telescope is invented (Galileo, Italy)


News1621 - Thirty Years War began (Protestants against Catholics)

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News1625 - King James I died; son Charles I crowned

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World History1635 - France enters Thirty Years War as an active combatant. Franco-Spanish War begins.


1637 Marriage / Union
John Anthony and Susanna Potter 13 September 1637, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, USA (see below)

News1638 - Portsmouth was settled in 1638 by a group of religious dissenters from Boston Colony, including Dr. John Clarke, William Coddington, and Anne Hutchinson. It is named after Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.

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News1642-1645 - 1641 - English Civil War began; 1645 - Civil War ended, Charles I defeated

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News1649 - King Charles I tried for levying war; found guilty and was executed; son Charles II declared himself King

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News(1653 - 1658) Lord Cromwell ruled England as Lord Protector

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News1654 - England declared war on Spain

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Invention1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)


News1660 - Monarchy restored with King Charles II

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News1665 - Great Plague struck London; over 75,000 died

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Invention1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity


News1673 - Mysterious death of Rebecca Cornell in Portsmouth
In 1673 Rebecca Cornell, widow of Thomas Cornell (settler), died in a house fire. Her son Thomas(Jr.) was accused, tried, convicted and hung for the "crime." In addition to there being only circumstan...Read MORE...


1675 Death
1675 ANTHONY ANTHONY John, d. July 28, 1675. More 1 5 Death Portsmouth
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