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  (b. 26 October 1660 Concord, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 14 October 1728 Woodstock, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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James HOSMER was born 26 October 1660 in Concord, Massachusetts Bay Colony

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James  married  Elizabeth SAWYER .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth SAWYER  was born 5 February 1663 in Lancaster, Massachusetts, USA (South Lancaster).  Elizabeth died 16 January 1745 in Woodstock, Connecticut, USA.  Elizabeth was the child of Thomas SAWYER and Mary PRESCOTT.

James HOSMER died 14 October 1728 in Woodstock, Crown Colony of Connecticut.

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birth1660 Birth
26 October 1660
Concord, Massachusetts, USA

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1689 Birth of Child
Elizabeth HOSMER was born 2 June 1689, Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA (Marlboro)

James was 28 years old.

Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Old Chapter House, 1708.

The earliest sections of the Thomas Pellet House, off Monument Square and across from the First Parish Church in Concord, date to 1670. The house has had a number of additions, much of the present structure being completed by early in the eighteenth century. The frame house is notable for its stuccoed facade, intended to imitate stonework and most likely added when Benjamin Barrett owned the house in the 1730s. The house was later the home of Dr. Ezekiel Brown, a surgeon in the Revolutionary War. In the nineteenth century, the house became known as the Deacon Tolman or Old Tolman House, after owner Elisha Tolman, who had a shoe shop next door. Another owner was Thomas Heald, a lawyer and member of the Concord Social Circle. Harriett Lothrop, who wrote the Five Little Peppers stories under the name Margaret Sidney, lived in the famous Wayside in Concord and saved a number of historic houses in town in the later nineteenth century, including the Old Tolman... Read MORE...


Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Unitarian Church
Where First Colonial Congress Met

Concord’s Unitarian-Universalist church was first gathered in 1636 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Its first ministers, Peter Bulkeley and John Jones, were formally installed in 1637, in Cambridge.
The original meetinghouse was built on the hill on the opposite side of Lexington Road from the present location of the church. A second meetinghouse was built between 1667 and 1673, a third in 1711...

In 1774 and 1775, the meetinghouse of the First Parish was used for Provincial Congress meetings, in 1775 and 1776 for classes of Harvard College, which was temporarily moved from Cambridge to Concord for the safety of the students in wartime...
marriage1714 Marriage of Child
Elizabeth HOSMER married 14 September 1714, Woodstock, Connecticut, USA to Joseph CADY

Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Colonial Inn

1716 – Concord’s Colonial Inn’s original structure was built.

1775 – One of the Inn’s original buildings was used as a storehouse for arms and provisions during the Revolutionary War. When the British came to seize and destroy the supplies, the Minutemen met them at the North Bridge on April 19th for what became the first battle of the American Revolution. The event is commemorated every April with a parade near the Inn and a ceremony at the North Bridge on Patriots’ Day.

Early 1800s – Parts of the Inn were used as a variety store and a residence.

1835 – 1837 – Henry David Thoreau resided with us while he attended Harvard.

Mid 1800s – The building was used as a boarding house and a small hotel, named the Thoreau House after Henry’s aunts, the “Thoreau Girls.”

1889 – The Inn as we know it today begins operating. Situated on Concord’s town common, known as Monument Square, the Inn is surrounded by landmarks of our nation’s literary and revolutionary... Read MORE...

death1728 Death
14 October 1728
Woodstock, Connecticut, USA

He died at the age of 68.
Added: 9/5/2016 2:51:20 PM - Updated: 9/6/2016 8:03:17 AM
Did You Know?America - Did you know? December 2, 1899 - U.S. acquires American Samoa by treaty with Great Britain and Germany.
Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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