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JOHN STOCKBRIDGE (abt 1608 - 1657) of Scituate and Boston
John Stockbridge was born about 1608. He died on 13 (8) 1657 in Boston. [Ref] He married Ann Unknown. Ann was born about 1614.
John Stockbridge, age 27, Ann Stockbridge, age 21, and Charles Stockbridge, age 1, are on a 1635 [?] list of passengers to be transported to New England on the Blessing. [Ref]
Goodman Stockbridge "ye wheeler" had a house in Scituate in 1636. [Ref] Goodwife Stockbridge joined the church at Scituate on 16 Jul 1637. [Ref]
John Stockbridge is in the Scituate section of the 1643 list of those between 16 and 60 able to bear arms in Plymouth Colony. [Ref]
John Stockbridge, a wheelright of Boston, wrote his will on 4 (7) 1657; it was deposed on 3 (2) 1658. [Ref]
Children of John Stockbridge
A "Goodman Stockbridge" was buried on 10 Mar 1637 in Scituate. [Ref]
Parents: John Stockbridge and Ann Unknown
Elizabeth was born after 1635. Her father says that she is under 21 in his will. [Ref] She married Thomas Hilland on 1 Jan 1661 in Scituate. [Ref][Ref][Ref]
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