John Woodward

Male 1622 - 1696  (74 years)


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  • Born 1621/22  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    History Nov 1639  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He "partook of the paternal kindness of our government on a complaint; admonished to take heed of strong water again.
    Married Abt 1645  [1
    Susanna _____.

    Issue:
    1. Hannah Woodward (1646-____) 
    • This marriage is questionable.
    Married 1646 to 1649  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Mary White, the daughter of Thomas and Susanna White. She died on Wednesday 8 July 1654 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. John Woodward (1649-____) 
    Married 1656  Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Abigail Benjamin, the daughter of John and Abigail (Eddy) Benjamin. She was born in 1624 in England. About 1640 Abigail, married first, Joshua Stubbs. She joined the church in March 1656 in Charlestown. In June 1671 Abigail was a witness in court and gave her age as 47 years. She died on Thursday 17 February 1695/96.

    Issue:
    1. Abigail Woodward (1655-1683)
    2. Rose Woodward (1659-c1694)
    3. John Woodward (1661-____) 
    Religion 12 Apr 1690  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    John Woodward was admitted to the Watertown Church. He was thought to be an atheist until this time. 
    Freeman 18 Apr 1690  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Will 10 Jan 1695/96  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    He mentions his two sons, both named John. 
    Died 17 Feb 1695/96  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Inventory Say Mar 1696  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    John's estate was inventoried and valued at £279 15/. 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    +1. George Woodward,   b. Abt 1619, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1676, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     2. John Woodward,   b. 1621/22, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1695/96, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     
    Person ID I16122 
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2018 

    Father Richard Woodward,   c. 20 Jan 1585/86, Childwell, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1664/65, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Rose Stewart,   b. Abt 1584, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1662, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1614  Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1621/22 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - He "partook of the paternal kindness of our government on a complaint; admonished to take heed of strong water again." - Nov 1639 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mary White, the daughter of Thomas and Susanna White. She died on Wednesday 8 July 1654 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. John Woodward (1649-____) - 1646 to 1649 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abigail Benjamin, the daughter of John and Abigail (Eddy) Benjamin. She was born in 1624 in England. About 1640 Abigail, married first, Joshua Stubbs. She joined the church in March 1656 in Charlestown. In June 1671 Abigail was a witness in court and gave her age as 47 years. She died on Thursday 17 February 1695/96. Issue: 1. Abigail Woodward (1655-1683) 2. Rose Woodward (1659-c1694) 3. John Woodward (1661-____) - 1656 - Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - John Woodward was admitted to the Watertown Church. He was thought to be an atheist until this time. - 12 Apr 1690 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 18 Apr 1690 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - He mentions his two sons, both named John. - 10 Jan 1695/96 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1695/96 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInventory - John's estate was inventoried and valued at £279 15/. - Say Mar 1696 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S452] Woodward, Norma Slater. Descendants of Richard Woodward New England 1589-1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    2. [S662] Spencer, H. Jay. Genealogy of the Woodward Family 1584-1926, (Youngsville, Pennsylvania: privately printed, 1926).

    3. [S84] Wyman, Thomas Bellows. The Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, Massachusetts 1629-1818 , (Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1879).

    4. [S463] Bond, Henry. Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts including Waltham and Weston, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860).

    5. [S901] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Sudbury Records" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII , 1863).

    6. [S218] Eddy, Ruth Story Devereux. The Eddy Family in America, (Boston: The Eddy Family Association, 1930).

    7. [S1159] Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1634-1635, volume I (A-B), (Boston: New England Historic Genealogy Society, 1999).



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