PARKHURST, John

Male 1697 - 1775  (78 years)


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  • Name PARKHURST, John 
    Born 29 Apr 1697  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation was a farmer 
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    _UID 3CF8700A4A79DD4E8BD16C88B2B9AC4C4FCB 
    Died 23 Oct 1775  Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried S. POMFRET CEM.  Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I2679  Our Ancestry
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2006 

    Father PARKHURST, John,   b. 26 Feb 1671/2, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1764, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother MORSE, Abigail,   b. 6 Aug 1677, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1758, Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Abt 1694  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F991  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SABIN, Abigail,   b. 15 May 1703, Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1772, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 May 1772  Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. PARKHURST, Abigail,   b. 3 Mar 1723, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. PARKHURST, John,   b. 22 Mar 1725, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1790, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. PARKHURST, Sarah,   b. 22 Mar 1727, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. PARKHURST, Elizabeth,   b. 15 Feb 1729, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. PARKHURST, Marcy,   b. 7 Dec 1730, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1742, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     6. PARKHURST, Nehemiah,   b. 16 May 1733, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1752, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    +7. PARKHURST, Susanna,   b. 26 Apr 1735, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820, Hartland, Windsor, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. PARKHURST, Mary,   b. 2 May 1737, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1742, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     9. PARKHURST, Darius,   b. 7 Jun 1739, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1792, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     10. PARKHURST, Thomas,   b. 6 May 1741, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1742, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 23 Dec 2022 
    Family ID F869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John was born in Watertown, MA in that part later set off as Weston. As a
      young man, he moved to Pomfret, CT where he married and lived the rest of his
      life on a farm given to him by his parents. His wife, Abigail (Sabin) was
      born in Medfield, MA, but had moved to Pomfret with her parents in 1716.
      John and Abigail Parkhurst's tombstones are still standing in the S. Pomfret
      Cemetary. John's tombstone states that he died on Oct. 22, 1775, but the CT.
      Vital Records give the date as Oct. 23rd.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1110] Vital Records, Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA.

    2. [S188] Conn. Vital Rec., Barbour Index,PAGE: Vol. 1, pg.

    3. [S7] Gravestone.

    4. [S367] The Ancestries of John Sumner 1729-1799, and his wife Susanna Parkhurst 1735-18--.