John Gay

Male - 1688


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  • Emigration Abt 1630  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He settled first in Watertown. 
    Freeman 6 May 1635  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    History 6 Sep 1636  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He was one of the founders of Dedham, signing the petition for separation. 
    Offices Held 1654  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1654 - Selectman 
    Will 18 Dec 1686  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 4 Mar 1688  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Inventory Dec 1689  [1
    John's estate was inventoried and valued at £91 5/8. 
    Probate/Proved 17 Dec 1689  [1
    Person ID I2870  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2019 

    Family Joanna,   d. 14 Aug 1691, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Gay,   b. Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Samuel Gay,   b. 10 Mar 1639, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1718, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Hezekiah Gay,   b. 3 Jul 1640, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1669, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     4. Nathaniel Gay,   b. 11 Jan 1643, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1712, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Joanna Gay,   b. 23 Mar 1645, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Eliezer Gay,   b. 25 Jun 1647, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1726, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. Ariel Gay,   b. 23 Apr 1649, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Judith Gay,   b. 23 Apr 1649, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1718, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. John Gay,   b. 6 May 1651, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1731, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     10. Jonathan Gay,   b. 1 Aug 1653, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Hannah Gay,   b. 16 Oct 1656, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1660, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F2262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - He settled first in Watertown. - Abt 1630 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 6 May 1635 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - He was one of the founders of Dedham, signing the petition for separation. - 6 Sep 1636 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1654 - Selectman - 1654 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 18 Dec 1686 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Mar 1688 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1226] Gay, Frederick Lewis. "John Gay of Dedham, Massachusetts, and Some of His Descendants" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Registe, volume XXXIII, January 1879).



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