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John Metcalfe

John Metcalfe

Male 1622 - 1690  (68 years)

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  • Name John Metcalfe 
    Born 5 Sep 1622  Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 8, 11, 14
    Immigration 1637  [1, 14
    Religion 1643  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Freeman 26 May 1647  [2, 9, 14, 16
    Moved To About 1652  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 14
    Land/House 1658  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Other Will 1664  [14
    Offices Held 1671  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 14
    Occupation 1680  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Offices Held 1682  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died 8 Oct 1690  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11, 12, 14, 15
    Buried —  Vine Lake Cemetery, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 10 Siblings 
    Person ID I443  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2021 

    Father Michael Metcalfe,   b. 1586, Tatterford, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1664, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sara Elwyn,   c. 13 Jun 1593, Hingham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1644, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1616  Raynham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Chickering,   b. 1630,   d. 15 Mar 1697/98, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1647  Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16
    Age at Marriage He was 24 years - She was 17 years 
    Children 8 children 
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F173  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: The date could have been 15 September.
    • Death: Harris (1852), Goodwin (1856), and Metcalf (1898) give his death date as 27 November 1675. [4, 6, 8]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1622 - Norwich, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - 1643 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Mar 1647 - Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - About 1652 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 1658 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1671 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1680 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1682 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Oct 1690 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - Vine Lake Cemetery, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1906] Banks, Charles Edward. The Planters of the Commonwealth, (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1930).

    2. [S1571] Farmer, John. Genealogical Register of First Settlers of New England, (Lancaster, Massachusetts: Carter, Andrews, & Company, 1829).

    3. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com), Memorial ID 36289688 John Metcalf.

    4. [S1904] Goodwin, Nathaniel. Genealogical Notes on Contributions to the Family History of Some of the First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts, (Hartford, Connecticut: Nathaniel Goodwin, 1856).

    5. [S95] Hanson, Robert Brand. The Vital Records of Dedham, Massachusetts volume 3: Marriages, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1989).

    6. [S699] Harris, Luther Metcalf. "Metcalfe Family,", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume VI (1852)).

    7. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Marriage Record of Mary Chickering and John Metcalf.

    8. [S1905] Metcalf, Isaac. Metcalf Genealogy, (Cleveland, Ohio: The Imperial Press, 1898).

    9. [S1685] Paige, Lucius R. "List of Freeman", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume III, 1849).

    10. [S572] Reed, Paul C, and Smith, Dean Crawford. "The English Ancestry of Peter Noyes" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume 152, July 1998).

    11. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    12. [S1222] Torrey, Clarence Almon. "Francis Chickering of Dedham, Massachusetts", (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume XVII, number 2, October 1940).

    13. [S91] Torrey, Clarence Almon. New England Marriage Prior to 1700, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985).

    14. [S485] Wheeler, Daniel Merrick. The Wheeler Family of Rutland, Mass. and Some of their Ancestors, (Pittsfield, Massachusetts: by the author, 1924).

    15. [S93] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Medfield, Massachusetts to the year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1903).

    16. [S808] Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, volume III, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1861).