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John Alcock
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Birth: 1604
Amersham
Buckinghamshire, England
Death: Jun. 21, 1673
York Village
York County
Maine, USA

John's surname has also been spelled Allcock, Allcocke, Alcott.

He was recorded as a planter at York,ME as early as 1639. His servant John Smith ran away and was returned to him by court order Sep 9,1640. His name appears on June 16,1643 when he bought a homestead in York, and he rented land from William Hooke on that same date. He was a juror in 1647, and he bought land at Cape Neddick Beach on Jul 16,1650.

He submitted to the Mass government and was appointed a sergeant on Nov 22,1652 in the town militia, and he was a member of the first Board of Selectmen in 1652 and was a Selectman in several succeeding years.

His estate was settled Mar 1675. John was recorded as one of the wealthiest men in York County, ME, with a "large property...on Alcock's Neck."


Children: Joseph Alcock, Mary Alcock Twisden, John Alcock Jr, Job Alcock, Hannah Alcock Snell, Sarah Alcock Giddings Herrick, Lydia Alcock Dummer(wife of Rev Shubael Dummer), Elizabeth Alcock Banks(wife of Richard Banks), and Samuel Alcock.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Alcock (____ - 1675)*
 
 Children:
  Hannah Alcock Snell (1640 - 1726)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Michael Duffy
Record added: Dec 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102318432
 

To my 9th Great Grandfather, Rest in peace
- Sheldon & Roesch Family
 Added: Oct. 3, 2013

- Kevin Avery
 Added: Feb. 25, 2013
 
 
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