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HELP! Grave has been located flag male ancestor  John  ATWOOD

  (b. 5 October 1647 Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 26 August 1714 Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  

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John ATWOOD was born 5 October 1647 in Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony. John ATWOOD was the child of Harmon "Harman" ATWOOD   and   Ann COPP

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John  married  Sarah CROWE? TRAVIS? abt. 1671 in Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Sarah CROWE? TRAVIS?  was born abt. 1651 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.  Sarah died November 1688 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. 

John  married  (2) Mary LONG 29 October 1690 in Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Mary LONG  was born abt. 1660 in Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA*.  Mary died 18 March 1728 in Massachusetts, USA. 

John ATWOOD died 26 August 1714 in Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay.

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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

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of John ATWOOD


John ATWOOD married flag female ancestor Sarah CROWE? TRAVIS?-- Date: abt. 1671 Place: Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony

Children of John ATWOOD and Sarah CROWE? TRAVIS?:

John ATWOOD married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Mary LONG-- Date: 29 October 1690 Place: Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony (Mormon Genealogy Records)

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Name: John Atwood
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 27 Oct 1690
Event Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
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Gender: Male
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Spouse's Name: Mary Smith
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Reference ID: 1
GS Film Number: 818093
Digital Folder Number: 004277232
Image Number: 00004

"Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FHQ3-Z1Q : 4 November 2017), John Atwood and Mary Smith, 27 Oct 1690; citing Marriage, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 818,093.

Children of John ATWOOD and Mary LONG:

flag female ancestor Mary ATWOOD (b.6 September 1691, Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. , )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor John ATWOOD (b.16 February 1693, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. 19 March 1779, Bradford, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay*)

flag male ancestor Samuel ATWOOD (b.27 March 1696, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

flag female ancestor Ann ATWOOD (b.19 June 1697, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

flag female ancestor Elizabeth ATWOOD (b.29 August 1698, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

flag female ancestor Abigail ATWOOD (b.19 November 1699, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Joshua ATWOOD (b.10 April 1701, Boston, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. 31 August 1770, , Province of Massachusetts Bay)

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birth1647 Birth
5 October 1647
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Name: John Atwood
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 10 Oct 1647
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Father's Name: Hermon Atwood
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50220-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
GS Film number: 397042
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'Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FCWL-DHD : 10 February 2018), John Atwood, ; citing , ; FHL microfilm 397,042. (Mormon Genealogy Records)
1671 Birth of Child
John ATWOOD was born 23 May 1671, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1673 Birth of Child
James ATWOOD was born 3 June 1673, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1687 Birth of Child
Samuel ATWOOD was born 18 May 1687, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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1688 Death of Spouse/Partner
Sarah CROWE? TRAVIS? died November 1688, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1688 Birth of Child
Sarah ATWOOD was born 11 November 1688, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
marriage1690 Marriage / Partner
John ATWOOD and Mary LONG 29 October 1690, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1691 Birth of Child
Mary ATWOOD was born 6 September 1691, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1693 Birth of Child
John ATWOOD was born 16 February 1693, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1696 Birth of Child
Samuel ATWOOD was born 27 March 1696, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1697 Birth of Child
Ann ATWOOD was born 19 June 1697, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1698 Birth of Child
Elizabeth ATWOOD was born 29 August 1698, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1699 Birth of Child
Abigail ATWOOD was born 19 November 1699, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
1701 Birth of Child
Joshua ATWOOD was born 10 April 1701, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
John ATWOOD - Grave
Copps Hill Burying Ground Boston Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA
death1714 Death
26 August 1714
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

John is buried at: Copps Hill Burying Ground Boston Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:55:14 PM
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