Person:John Alcock (1)

Dr. John Alcock
b.1 Jan 1626/7 England
d.27 Mar 1667
m. by abt 1626
  1. Ann Alcock1617 - 1692
  2. Dr. John Alcock1626/7 - 1667
m. bef 1649
  1. Sarah Alcock1650 -
  2. Joanna Alcock1660 - 1746
  3. Anne Alcock
Facts and Events
Name Dr. John Alcock
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1 Jan 1626/7 England
Marriage bef 1649 Based on estimated date of birth of eldest known child.
to Sarah Palgrave
Death[2] 27 Mar 1667
  1. George Alcock, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

    John, b. England abt 1 Jan 1626/7, based on father's will, which indicates that, seven years from the first day of January 1641, his son John would be 21. John m. by 1649 Sarah Palgrave, dau. of Richard Palgrave [NEHGR 97:12-14; TAG 28:218, 222-23; Sibley 1:124-26]

  2. Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 1:21.

    JOHN, Roxbury, s. of George of the
    same, b. in Eng. early in 1627, H. C. 1646, was a physician, but after
    leav. coll. went to Hartford, prob. on call of his uncle Hooker, to teach a
    sch. some time. He m. Sarah, d. of Richard Palsgrave of Charlestown,
    had Joanna, wh. d. soon after b. 5 Aug. or Sept. 1649; Ann, and
    Sarah, tw. bapt. 26 May 1650; Mary, 15 Aug. 1652; George, 25 Mar.
    1655, H. C. 1673; John, b. 5, bapt. 15 Mar. 1657; prob. d. 5 May 1690,
    unm.; Elizabeth bapt. 27 Mar. 1659; Joanna, again, 6 May 1660; and Palsgrave,
    20 July 1662, wh. d. 24 Nov. 1710. His w. d. 29 Nov. 1665,
    aged 44; and he d. 27, was bur. 29 Mar. 1667. His will, of 10 May preced.
    names the eight ch. Sev. of the later ones were b. in Boston, where
    his profession fix. him, but they were car. to R. for bapt. He own. est. on
    Block isl. distrib. to heirs in 1677, but how acquir. I see not. Of his ch.
    Ann m. 1670, John Williams of Boston; Sarah m. 1 670, Rev. Zechariah
    Whitman; Mary m. Joshua Lamb of Roxbury; Joanna m. Ephraim Hurd; and
    George, the scholar, mean. prob. to follow his f's profess. d. in London, where
    he made his will 27 Feb. 1677, pro. 9 Mar. after at Doctors Commons, the Prerog.
    Ct. of the archbp. of Canterbury. In it he divides to the five sis. the
    est. that came to him from f. and mo. after provid. a liberal mem. for the
    Roxbury sch.