Person:John Knowles (3)

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m. 15 Aug 1639
  1. John Knowles1640 - 1675
  2. Mercy KnowlesAbt 1645 - Bef 1695
  3. James Knowles1648 - Bef 1678
  4. Richard Knowles
  5. Ruth KnowlesAbt 1650 - 1714
  6. Samuel Knowles1651 - 1737
  7. Mehitable Knowles1653 - Aft 1721
  8. Barbara Knowles1656 - 1714/15
  • HJohn Knowles1640 - 1675
  • WApphia Bangs1651 - Aft 1722
m. 28 Dec 1670
  1. Deacon Edward Knowles1671 - 1740
  2. John Knowles, Jr1673 - 1757
  3. Rebecca Knowles1674/75 - 1758
Facts and Events
Name John Knowles
Gender Male
Birth? Oct 1640 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 28 Dec 1670 Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United Statesto Apphia Bangs
Death[1] 3 Jun 1675 Near Taunton, Mass.
References
  1. Libby, Charles T. "The Knowles Family of Eastham, Mass.", in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 79:283-4.

    Children of Richard Knowles and Ruth Bowers: 1) John, b. Plymouth, killed by Indians near Taunton 3 Jun 1675, m. Eastham 28 Dec 1670 Apphia Bangs. Inventory dated 8 Mar 1676. Speculates may have been a minor when tried in court 3 Mar 1662/63, i.e., born after 1644.
    [An attack by Indians June 1675 burned the house of James Walker and John Tisdell, killing the latter, plus two soldiers from Eastham on duty there, John Knowles and Samuel Atkins. Three Indians were tried 6 Mar 1676/77, and sold into slavery as "prisoners of war".]