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Rev James Noyes, II
Birth: Mar. 11, 1640
Newbury
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1719
Stonington
New London County
Connecticut, USA

He graduated from Harvard in 1659 and was ordained minister and pastor of "The Road Church", First Congregational Church Stonington, on Sept.11,1674. The next day he married Dorothy Stanton, b. 1651 d. 1741/42. They had six children and many descendants who became members of the clergy. He served as Chaplin under Capt. George Denison in the Narragansett War and was a founder of Yale University. His grave has a very large pier slab with the inscription that follows. It was relettered "mid-19th cen." at Doty's marble works. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Noyes (1608 - 1656)
  Sarah Browne Noyes
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Stanton Noyes (1651 - 1742)
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Noyes Treat (1675 - 1714)*
  Thomas Noyes (1679 - 1755)*
  John Stanton Noyes (1685 - 1753)*
  Joseph Noyes (1688 - 1761)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Noyes (1637 - 1717)*
  James Noyes (1640 - 1719)
  Moses Noyes (1643 - 1729)*
  Rebecca Noyes Knight (1651 - 1719)*
  William Noyes (1653 - 1744)*
  Sarah Noyes Hale (1656 - 1697)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In expectation of a joyful resurrection to eternal life here lyeth interred the body of the Rev. Mr. James Noyes aged 80 years who after a faithful living of the Church of Christ in this place for more than 55 years deceased Dec. ye 30, 1719-20. Majesty, meekness and humilty here meet in one with greatest charity. He was first pastor of the Road Church and Society

 
Burial:
Wequetequock Burial Ground
Stonington
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Stanton
Record added: Sep 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7931485
Rev James Noyes, II
Added by: Mary Schumann
 
Rev James Noyes, II
Added by: Mary Schumann
 
Rev James Noyes, II
Added by: John Beckstein
 
 
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Thank you for all you have done. You are my 10th great grandfather and I love learning about you.
- Violet Unruh
 Added: Oct. 15, 2014

- Violet Wilson
 Added: Oct. 15, 2014
Rest in Heavenly Peace. The husband of my 7th great grand aunt.
- Marilyn Price
 Added: Oct. 28, 2013
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