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John Lindley

Male 1668 - 1749  (81 years)


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  • Name John Lindley 
    Born 1668  Newark, Essex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Oct 1749  Morristown, Morris, Colony of New Jersey, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nov 1749  First Presbyterian Churchyard, Morristown, Morris, Colony of New Jersey, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • John Lindsley was born in 1668 in Newark, NJ, son of Francis and Susannah Cullpepper Lindsley, and died at Morristown, NJ, October 27, 1749. He wasa carpenter and Wheelwright. In 1699 he was put in peaceable possession of his father's land and meadow by delivering to him, "...a coyned piece of silver money called a nine penny bitt in the name of the premises." John and his brother, Ebenezer, were appointed fence viewers in 1697; on April 15, 1700, John was appointed constable; and in August 10, 1715, overseer of the poor. His first wife's name is not known, but all of his children were by her. His second wife, Elizabeth Freeman Ford (widow ofJohn Ford), was born in Oxford, England, and died in Morristown April 21, 1772, aged ninety-one years. She came to Philadelphia when there was only one house there and moved to New Jersey when she was but 11/2 years old. Her father was drowned in 1681 as he left the vessel in which the family had arrived. Her first husband, John Ford, was born in 1659 at Duxbury, MA, and died in 1724 in Virginia while there on business. John and Elizabeth were married on December 31, 1701, and had three children.
    Person ID I971  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2022 

    Father Francis Lindley,   b. 1622, Althorpe, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1704, Newark, Essex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Susanna Culpeper,   b. Abt 1634, Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1699, Newark, Essex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1655  Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, New England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • By Rev. Abraham Pierson
    Family ID F542  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Freeman,   b. Abt 1681, Axford, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1772, Hanover, Morris, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Bef 1742  Morristown, Morris, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Lindley,   b. Apr 1693, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1749, Morristown, Morris, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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