Person:John Fisk (8)

m. 5 Oct 1758
  1. Child Fisk1758 - 1758
  2. Moses Fisk1760 -
  3. Nathaniel Fisk1762 -
  4. Peter Fisk1764 -
  5. Sarah Fisk1768 -
  6. Rev. John Fisk1770 - 1855
m. 19 Apr 1797
  1. John Mellen Fisk1798 -
  2. Mary Warren Fisk1800 - 1887
  3. Elizabeth Fisk1802 - 1833
  4. Edward Whipple Fisk1805 -
  5. William Fiske1807 -
  6. Sarah Fisk1809 -
  7. Abigail Fisk1812 - 1875
  8. James Fisk1814 -
Facts and Events
Name[3] Rev. John Fisk
Gender Male
Birth[1] 26 Oct 1770 Warwick, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 19 Apr 1797 Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts, United Statesto Elzabeth Mellen
Death[2][4] 15 Mar 1855 New Braintree, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
  1. Warwick (Massachusetts). Town Clerk. Vital records, 1739-1900
    Vol. 1, p. 13.

    John Fisk Son of Peter Fisk and Sarah Fisk was Born october the twenty sixth 1770.

  2. Massachusetts, United States. Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915

    Deaths registered in the Town of New Braintre[e] for the year 1855
    No.: [1]
    Date of Death: March 15 1855
    Name: John Fisk D.D.
    Age: 84 [birth about 1771]
    Place of Death: New Braintree
    Cause: Congestion of the Lungs
    Sex and Condition: Male Married
    Occupation: Clergyman
    Place of Birth: WarWick
    Parents: Peter & Sarah Fiske

  3. Fiske, Albert A. The Fiske family: a history of the family (ancestral and descendant) of William Fiske, Senior, of Amherst, New Hampshire; with brief notices of other branches springing from the same ancestry. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977)
    p. 189.

    Rev. John Fiske, D.D., s/o Peter Fiske and Sarah Perry, b. 26 Oct 1770, d. Mar 1855, m. 1796 Elizabeth Mellen. Graduated Dartmouth College 1791, ordained 1794, installed at New Braintree Aug 1796, D.D. from Amherst College in 1844.

  4. Massachusetts. Probate Court (Worcester County). Probate records 1731-1916, index 1731-1881. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, 2001)
    Case 20904: Fiske John New Braintree 1855.

    Will of "John Fiske, of the Town of New Braintree" dated 29 Oct 1852, presented 15 Mar 1855, proved 18 May 1855, names wife Betsey [refers to "Legacy willed to my wife, by her Brother Doctor David Mellen, late of Hudson, State of New York"], daughter Sarah ["in a single state"], legacies to Elizabeth [Burnet?] Fiske; Edward Whipple Fiske; children of my deceased Son Doctor James Fiske; Mrs. Ann Sanderson now of Petersham, formerly Ann Davis, brought up at my house; my children of their heirs, namely, John Mellen, Mary Warren Dwight, Edward Whipple, William, Sarah, and Abigail Merriam. Eldest son John Mellen Fiske to be executor.
    23 Mar 1855: Heirs cited to appear to consider proving of will.
    13 Aug 1855: Inventory of the Estate of Rev. John Fiske late of New Braintree attested to.