Person:John Wilson (207)

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Rev. John Wilson
b.Abt 1591
m.
  1. Rev. John WilsonAbt 1591 - 1667
  2. Margaret Wilsonest 1592 -
m. By Abt 1617
  1. Edmund Wilsonest 1618 -
  2. Rev. John Wilson1621 - 1691
  3. Mary Wilson1633 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Rev. John Wilson
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 1591
Degree[1] 1609-10 B.A., Cambridge
Degree[1] 1613 M.A., Cambridge
Marriage By Abt 1617 to Elizabeth Mansfield
Emigration[1] 1630
Residence[1] 1630 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation[1] Minister
Other[1] 2 July 1632 Freeman
Will[1] 31 May 1667
Death[1] 7 Aug 1667 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Estate Inventory[1] 19 Aug 1667 £419-14-06; £300 in real estate.
Probate[1] 21 Aug 1667
References
  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 "John Wilson", in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), III:2012ff.

    ORIGIN: Sudbury, Suffolk.
    RETURN TRIPS: Made two brief trips to England, leaving in 1631, returning the last of May 1632 on the Whale [W] 1:62, 93, and leaving again in 1634 [WP 3:61, 175; WJ 1:205].
    FREEMAN: Requested 19 October 1631 and admitted 2 July 1692 [MBCR 1:80, 367].
    EDUCATION: John Wilson was educated at Eton and Cambridge. He was admitted at King's College, Cambridge, on 23 August 1605, aged 14, B.A. 1609-10, M.A. 1613 [Venn 4:429; Morison 408]

    BIRTH: About 1591 [Venn 4:429], son of Rev. William Wilson [Venn 4:433; Magnalia 1:303].
    DEATH: Boston 7 August 1667, aged 68. "About two of the clock in the morning, my honored Father, Mr. John Wilson, Pastor to the church of Boston, aged about 78 years and an half, a man eminent in faith, love, humility, self-denial, prayer, soundess of mind, zeal for God, liberality to all men, esp[ecial]ly to the s[ain]ts & ministers of Christ, rested from his labors & sorrows, beloved & lamented of all, and very honorably interred the day following" (the record of Samuel Danforth [RChR 206]).