Person:John Hoyt (12)

Sergeant John Hoyt
b.Bef 1610
  • HSergeant John HoytBef 1610 - 1687/88
  • WFrances UnknownBef 1615 - 1642/43
m. Bef 1635
  1. Frances HoytAbt 1635 - 1720/21
  2. John Hoyt1636 - 1696
  3. Gregory Hoyt1640/41 -
  4. Thomas Hoyt1640/41 - 1690/91
  5. Elizabeth Hoyt1642/43 -
  • HSergeant John HoytBef 1610 - 1687/88
  • WFrances UnknownBef 1625 - Aft 1697
m. Bef 1645
  1. Sarah Hoyt1644/45 - 1644/45
  2. Mary Hoyt1645/46 -
  3. Joseph Hoyt1648 - 1648
  4. Joseph Hoyt1649 - 1649/50
  5. Marah Hoyt1653 - 1653
  6. Naomi Hoyt1654 - 1687
  7. Dorothy Hoyt1656 -
  8. Mehitable Hoyt1664 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Sergeant John Hoyt
Gender Male
Birth[1] Bef 1610 Based on estimated date of first marriage.
Marriage Bef 1635 Based on estimated date of birth of eldest known child.
to Frances Unknown
Marriage Bef 1645 Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United StatesEstimate based on date of birth of eldest known child.
to Frances Unknown
Death[1][2][3] 28 Feb 1687/88 Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Burial[1][4] 29 Feb 1687/88 Golgotha Burial Ground, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1 John1 Hoyt, in Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts. (Providence, RI, 1897-1919)
    1:205.

    "1 John1 Hoyt, Serg., of Salisbury and Amesbury, 'planter' or 'husbandman,' recd. five lots of land recorded in the 'first division;' sold his house lot to Wm. Holdred in 1647, and prob. then rem. to the west side of the Powow river; commoner and taxed 1650; recd. land and was one of the original commoners of A. 1654-5, recd. land there 1654-64, etc. He recd. seat in the A. meeting-house, 1667; but was member of the S. chh. 1687. He m. 1st, ab. 1635, Frances (_____), who d. Feb. 23, 1642-3[S]; 2d, 1643 or '4, Frances (_____). He d. Feb. 28, bur. Feb. 29, 1687-8[A]; adm. est. May 8, 1697, wid. liv."

  2. 2.0 2.1 John Hoyt, in 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)
    2:481.

    "John (Hoyt), Salisbury 1640, by w. Frances had Frances, b. a. 1636; John, a. 1638; both, perhaps, b. in Eng.; Thomas and Gregory, tw. 1 Jan. 1641; Gregory d. 1 Feb. 1643; Eliz. b. 23 Feb. 1643; his first w. d. 23 Feb. 1643; by ano. w. whose name was Frances, had Sarah, 16 Jan. 1645, d. 26 Feb. foll.; Mary, 20 Feb. 1646; Joseph, 13 May 1648, d. soon; 2d Joseph, 27 Nov. 1649, d. 24 Jan. 1650; Margaret, 24 Nov. d. 2 Dec. 1653; Naomi, 23 Jan. 1655; Dorothy, 13 Apr. 1656; and Mehitable, 25 Oct. 1664. From Pike's Journal we learn, that he was k. by the Ind. prob. betw. Andover and Haverhill, 13 Aug. 1696. [The John Hoyt killed 1696 was his son.] His d. Frances, b. prob. bef. her f. came to S. m. 14 Jan. 1655, John Colby; and Mary m. 19 Dec. 1663, Christopher Bartlett of Newbury."

    [Additions and Corrections] [Savage, 4:684] [Vol. 2] P. 481. l 19, aft. Newbury, add "Naomi m. 23 Mar. 1678, John Lovejoy, jr."

  3. Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital records of Amesbury, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849. (Topsfield, Massachusetts: Topsfield Historical Society, 1913)
    555.

    "Hoyt, John, Serg., sr., [died] Feb. 28, 1687-8."

  4. John Hoyt, in Find A Grave.