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HELP! Grave has been located immigrant Mayflower Passenger flag male ancestor  John  HOWLAND

  (b. abt. 1599 England   d. 23 February 1672 Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony )  

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John HOWLAND was born abt. 1599 in England

John HOWLAND was the child of ?   and   ?

John was a Mayflower Passenger.

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John  married  Elizabeth TILLEY abt. 1624 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, New England .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Elizabeth TILLEY  was born 30 August 1607 in Henlow, Bedfordshire, England.  Elizabeth died 21 December 1687 in Swansea, Massachusetts, USA (Ocean Grove).  Elizabeth was the child of John TILLEY and Joan HURST.

John HOWLAND died 23 February 1672 in Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony .
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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of John HOWLAND


John HOWLAND married Grave has been locatedimmigrant Mayflower Passenger flag female ancestor Elizabeth TILLEY-- Date: abt. 1624 Place: Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, New England
Elizabeth TILLEY was the child of John TILLEY and Joan HURST

CHILDREN: Desire, John, Hope, Elizabeth, Lydia, Hannah, Joseph, Jabez, Ruth, and Isaac

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Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)

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1629 Birth of Child
Hope HOWLAND was born 30 August 1629, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)

Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)
John HOWLAND - Grave
Burial Hill Plymouth Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA
death1672 Death
23 February 1672
Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)
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John is buried at: Burial Hill Plymouth Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA
Here ended the Pilgrimage of JOHN HOWLAND who died February 23, 1672 or 1673 aged above 80 years. He married Elizabeth daughter of JOHN TILLEY who came with him in the Mayflower Dec. 1620. From them are descended a numerous posterity. "Here was a godly man and an ancient professor in the ways of Christ. Hee was one of the first comers into this land and was the last man that was left of those that came over in the Shipp called the Mayflower that lived in Plymouth."
Added: 8/31/2016 8:47:41 AM - Updated: 12/25/2023 1:17:08 AM

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