Person:John Davis (151)

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m. 10 Dec 1646
  1. Mary Davis1647 - bef 1713
  2. Sarah Davis1648/49 - 1694
  3. Ensign John Davis1651 - 1694
  4. Hannah Davis1653 - aft 1719/20
  5. Jane Davis1655 - 1656
  6. Moses Davis1657 - 1724
  7. Lieutenant Joseph Davis1659/60 - aft 1743
  8. Colonel James Davis1662 - 1749
  9. Jane Davis1664 -
  10. Jemima Davisest 1666 -
  11. Judith Davisest 1668 - aft 1739
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Ensign John Davis
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 22 Aug 1651 Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death[1][2] 18 Jul 1694 Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 20 Ensign John Davis; 24 John Davis, in Noyes, Sybil; Charles Thornton Libby; and Walter Goodwin Davis. Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. (Portland, Maine: Southworth Press, 1928-1939), 185.

    John (Davis), perh. succ. his father as Ensign -- 'Ensign Davis' juryman 1683. … He lost a w., Mary, d. 12 Jan. 1684, and m. Elizabeth Burnham. Himself and all his fam., except two ds. taken captive, were k. by Ind. 18 July 1694. One dau. remained with the French, the other, Sarah, ± 15 in 1716, mar. Peter Mason.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 The Second Davis Line, in Holman, Mary Lovering. Ancestry of Charles Stinson Pillsbury and John Sargent Pillsbury. (Concord, New Hampshire: Privately Printed at The Rumford Press, 1938), 1:297.

    John (Davis), b. 22 Aug. 1651; m. (1). abt. 1672, Mary _____. who d. 12 Jan. 1684; m. (2), Elizabeth, dau. of Robert Burnham. He was also called Ensign. With wife and several children, he was killed in the massacre of 1694. Two daus., were carried captive to Canada; one, Mary-Ann. became a sister of St. Benedict in the Ursuline Convent, the other. Sarah, returned and m. Peter Mason. Rev. John Pike in his journal says:—"July 18. (1694) The Indians fell suddenly & unexpectedly upon Oyster-River about break of day. Took 3 Garrisons (Being deserted or not defended) killed & Carried away 94 persons & burnt 13 houses—this was the fr act of hostility Committed by ym after ye peace Concluded at Pemmaqd."

  3. Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Haverhill, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. (Topsfield, Mass.: Topsfield Historical Society, 1910), 1:88.

    Davis, John, s. John and Jane (Peaseley), [born] Aug. 22, 1651.