Deacon John Partridge

Male 1656 - 1743  (87 years)


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  • Born 21 Sep 1656  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    History 1676  [5
    He was present at Deerfield, when news arrived of the return of the captives taken from that town to Albany. He made a copy of the letter, and brought it to Medfield, and then forwarded it to the Governor of Massachusetts. 
    Occupation say 1680  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    He was a school teacher and a farmer. 
    Moved To 1681  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    They settled in the section which became Medway, then Millis. 
    Occupation 1710  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    He was the master of the school. 
    History 1714  [1
    He was active in helping to form the town of Medway. 
    Died 9 Dec 1743  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9
    Probate/Proved 4 Sep 1744  Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID I469  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2019 

    Father John Partridge,   b. Abt 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1706, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Mother Magdalen Bullard,   c. 18 Oct 1635, Barnham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1677, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1655  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Rockwood,   b. 3 Apr 1657, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1688, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1678  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Children 
    +1. Mary Partridge,   b. 25 Feb 1681/82, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1754, Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. Benoni Partridge,   b. 25 May 1687, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1769, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Adams,   b. 18 Mar 1666, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1719, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1688  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9
    Children 
    +1. Jonathan Partridge,   b. 25 Nov 1693, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1758, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Hannah Partridge,   b. 16 Mar 1696, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1751, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. Deborah Partridge,   b. 1 Mar 1698, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1740, Uxbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     4. James Partridge,   b. 8 Oct 1700, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1769, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Sarah Partridge,   b. 8 Jan 1702, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Stephen Partridge,   b. 16 Apr 1706, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1742, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     7. Anna Partridge,   b. 1709, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Hannah Sheffield,   b. 18 Apr 1663, Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1754, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1721  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: His birth date was recorded as 21 (7) 1656.
    • Death: Wheeler (1924) gives the death date as 19 December 1743. [6]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Sep 1656 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1678 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - He was a school teacher and a farmer. - say 1680 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - They settled in the section which became Medway, then Millis. - 1681 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1688 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - He was the master of the school. - 1710 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Apr 1721 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Dec 1743 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 4 Sep 1744 - Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    2. [S68] Jameson, E. O. The Biographical Sketches of Prominent Persons and the Genealogical Records of Many Early and Other Families in Medway, Mass. 1713-1886, (Providence, Rhode Island: J.A. & R.A. Reid Printers, 1886).

    3. [S94] Muse, Jeanne. Family Group Sheets of the Ancestry of Jeanne Muse, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    4. [S1002] Trask, William B. "Boston Records" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XIII, 1859).

    5. [S996] Partridge, George Homer. "John Partridge, of Medfield, Mass., and His Descendants", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LVII, 1903).

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

    7. [S1003] Bullard, Edgar J. Bullard and Allied Families: The American Ancestors of George Newton Bullard and Mary Elizabeth Bullard, (Detroit, Michigan: Edgar J. Bullard, 1930).

    8. [S995] Tingley, Raymon Meyers. Some Ancestral Lines Being a Record of Some of the Ancestors of Guilford Solon Tingley and His Wife Martha Pamelia Meyrs , (Rutland, Vermont: The Tuttle Publishing Co., Inc, 1935).

    9. [S76] Adams, Andrew N. A Genealogical History of Henry Adams of Braintree, Mass., and his Descendants also John Adams of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897, (Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Company, 1898).

    10. [S78] Morse, Abner. Genealogical Register of the Descendants of The Early Planters of Sherborn, Holliston, and Medway, Massachusetts, (Boston: Damrell & Moore, 1855).

    11. [S804] MacKenzie, George Norbury. Colonial Families of the United States of America, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1966).

    12. [S997] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Medway, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1905).



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