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Capt. Richard Currier

Male 1673 - 1748  (74 years)


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  • Name Richard Currier 
    Title Capt. 
    Born 12 Apr 1673  Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Land 1711  Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Will 6 Jun 1744  Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He mentions his children, John, Dorothy, Richard, Merriam, Aaron, Barnard, Mary, Moses, and Jonathan, as well as his wife, Dorothy. 
    Died 8 Feb 1747/48  Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 6
    Probate/Proved 18 Apr 1748  Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Union Cemetery, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • HERE LIES BURIED
      THE BODY Of
      CAPt RICHARD CURRIER
      WHO DEPARTED THIS
      LIFE FEBRUARY 8th
      1747 IN THE 75th
      YEAR OF HIS AGE
    Person ID I714  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2018 

    Father Thomas Currier,   b. 8 Mar 1646, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1712, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Osgood,   b. 3 Mar 1649/50, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1705, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 9 Dec 1668  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 7
    Family ID F280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Barnard,   b. Abt 1677, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1765, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 29 Aug 1695  Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 7, 8
    • Currier (1935) gives their marriage date as 19 August 1695.
    Children 
     1. David Currier,   b. 17 Feb 1695/96, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1737, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Jonathan Currier,   b. 7 Feb 1698/99, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1762, South Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     3. Hannah Currier,   b. 31 Jul 1701, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1783, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     4. John Currier,   b. 5 Apr 1704, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1787, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     5. Dorothy Currier,   b. 5 Nov 1706, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Richard Currier,   b. 12 Feb 1708, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Merriam Currier,   b. 10 Apr 1711, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Moses Currier,   b. Abt 1713, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1799  (Age ~ 86 years)  [Birth]
     9. Aaron Currier,   b. 2 Jan 1716/17, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     10. Banard Currier,   b. 15 Apr 1719, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     11. Mary Currier,   b. 2 Aug 1722, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1744  (Age 22 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Apr 1673 - Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Aug 1695 - Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 1711 - Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - He mentions his children, John, Dorothy, Richard, Merriam, Aaron, Barnard, Mary, Moses, and Jonathan, as well as his wife, Dorothy. - 6 Jun 1744 - Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1747/48 - Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 18 Apr 1748 - Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Cemetery, Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S621] Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton volume I, Reprint 1897, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1982).

    2. [S818] Currier, John McNab. Genealogy of Ezra Currier of Bath, New Hampshire (1749-1825) and his Descendants, (Newport, Vermont: Orleans County Historical Society, 1910).

    3. [S842] Topsfield Historical Society. Vital Records of Amesbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 , (Topsfield, Massachusetts: Topsfield Historical Society, 1913).

    4. [S813] Currier, Richard Sawyer. Genealogical History of the Currier Family , (Montpelier, Vermont: Capital City Press, 1935).

    5. [S645] Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton volume II, Reprint 1902, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1982).

    6. [S415] anonymous. Amesbury Inscriptions, (The Essex Antiquarian, volume I, 1897).

    7. [S845] Brown, Asa W. "Early Settlers of Salisbury, Mass., Arranged into Families" 1854, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume VIII, 1854).

    8. [S846] Topsfield Historical Society. Vital Records of Salisbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 , (Topsfield, Massachusetts: Topsfield Publishing Co., 1915).