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  (b. abt. 1648 Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 12 January 1704 Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  

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John BURNHAM was born abt. 1648 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony. John BURNHAM was the child of Thomas BURNHAM   and   Marie LAWRENCE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Robert BURNHAM and Mary ANDREWS (maternal)  Thomas LAWRENCE and Joan ANTROBUS

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John  married  Elizabeth WELLS 9 June 1668 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Elizabeth WELLS  was born abt. 1645 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA. 

John BURNHAM died 12 January 1704 in Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.

Born at Chebacco, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts

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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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John BURNHAM married flag female ancestor Elizabeth WELLS-- Date: 9 June 1668 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony

Chebacco Township, Essex County, Massachusetts

Name: John Burnum
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 09 Jun 1669
Event Place: Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
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Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Wells
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Reference ID: p 47
GS Film Number: 777636
Digital Folder Number: 007010724
Image Number: 00062

"Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FH8W-2BZ : 6 November 2017), John Burnum and Elizabeth Wells, 09 Jun 1669; citing Marriage, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 777,636.

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Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
The Olde Burnham House, built 1640

The Giddings-Burnham House is a historic house in Ipswich, Massachusetts. The house was probably built in the 1640s by George Giddings and was sold to his brother-in-law Thomas Burnham...

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.
1668 Marriage / Partner
John BURNHAM and Elizabeth WELLS 9 June 1668, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Old Historical House, built 1669
1671 Birth of Child
John BURNHAM was born 8 April 1671, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1673 Birth of Child
Thomas BURNHAM was born 22 September 1673, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1676 Birth of Child
Jacob BURNHAM was born 1 March 1676, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1678 Birth of Child
Joseph BURNHAM was born 20 September 1678, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1680 Birth of Child
Abigail BURNHAM was born 10 December 1680, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1682 Death of Child
Jacob BURNHAM died 8 February 1682, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1682 Birth of Child
Jacob BURNHAM was born 1 March 1682, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1685 Birth of Child
Jonathan BURNHAM was born 10 October 1685, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1688 Birth of Child
David BURNHAM was born 20 October 1688, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1691 Birth of Child
Mary BURNHAM was born 30 June 1691, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1703 Death of Child
Joseph BURNHAM died 6 October 1703, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1704 Death
12 January 1704
Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 11/26/2013 11:39:10 AM
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