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Deacon Josiah White

Male 1682 - 1772  (89 years)


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  • Name Josiah White 
    Title Deacon 
    Born 16 Sep 1682  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Office Held 1725 to 1743 
    He was town moderator six times, treasurer once,
    selectman five times, and representative to the General Court three times. 
    Ordained 30 Jan 1729 
    Josiah was made a deacon of the first church, and served until his death. 
    Died 5 May 1772  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I970  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2018 

    Father Josiah White,   b. 1643, Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1714, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Rice,   b. 4 Sep 1656, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1733, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 28 Nov 1678  Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F509  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail Whitcomb,   b. 13 Mar 1688, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1771, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1706  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary White,   b. 31 Mar 1707, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Jonathan White,   b. 4 Oct 1708, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Hannah White,   b. 14 Mar 1710, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Abigail White,   b. 26 Jan 1711/12, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Josiah White,   b. 03 Jan 1713/14, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1806  (Age 92 years)  [Birth]
     6. Ruth White,   b. 9 Feb 1715/16, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Martha White,   b. 24 Nov 1717, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Joseph White,   b. 1 Nov 1719, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     9. Joanna White,   b. 20 Sep 1721, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     10. Jotham White,   b. 20 Apr 1723, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     11. Silence White,   b. 26 Jun 1725, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     12. John White,   b. 1727 to 1728, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     13. James White,   b. 1727 to 1728, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     14. John White,   b. 10 Apr 1729, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     15. Elisha White,   b. 8 Mar 1731, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F905  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Sep 1682 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1706 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 May 1772 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S981] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Sudbury Records", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII, 1863).

    2. [S691] Benson, Alan. "Family Group Sheets of White, Whitcomb and Johnson", (Cleveland, Ohio: Compiled 11 December 1993).

    3. [S1050] Barlow, Claude W. "The Children of Thomas Sawyer of Lancaster" , (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume 30, 1954).