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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  John  BRECK

  (b. 27 October 1650 Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 17 February 1691 Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony )  

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John BRECK was born 27 October 1650 in Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony. John BRECK was the child of Edward BRECK   and   Isabel RIGBY

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John  married  Susannah CLAPP .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Susannah CLAPP  was born abt. 1648 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA.  Susannah died 8 February 1711 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA.  Susannah was the child of Edward CLAPP and Prudence CLAPP.

John BRECK died 17 February 1691 in Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony.
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John BRECK married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Susannah CLAPP-- Place: 
Susannah CLAPP was the child of Edward CLAPP and Prudence CLAPP

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birth1650 Birth
27 October 1650
Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA
NEHGR, Volume 2, 1848, p. 257:

'John followed the business of a tanner, and was extensively engaged in various kinds of business, and was well known as Capt. John Breck. The neck of land now called Squantum belonged to him.'

Ancestry of John Davis, Horace Davis, 1897:

Capt. John Breck, of Dorchester, son of Edward. Born about 1651. A tanner; also other business. Married about 1671 Susanna; she was born in 1648; parentage unknown.
He is always called Captain; owned a cider-mill.
In 1680, built a vessel; was made a feoffee of school land; on committee to repair school-house.
In 1681, disciplined for voting in church meeting when he was not in full communion.
In 1682, widow Elizabeth Gray licensed to keep an ordinary, on condition that Breck shall see that it is kept according to law.
In 1683, on committee to lay out school land.
In 1686, Selectman.
In 1687, again on committee about school land.
In 1688, Selectman again.

In 1690, admitted freeman; filed inventory of ...

1672 Birth of Child
Jemima BRECK was born 17 April 1672, Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA
John BRECK - Grave
Dorchester North Burying Ground Dorchester Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA
death1691 Death
17 February 1691
Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA
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John is buried at: Dorchester North Burying Ground Dorchester Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA
Here Lieth Burie[d]
Ye Body of Cap't
John Breck
Aged 40 Years
Departed this Life
Ye 17 day of
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