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John Shurtleff
Birth: Jun. 15, 1693
Plymouth
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1757
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Son of Captain William Shurtleff and Susanna Lothrop. grandson of pilgrims William Shurtleff and Elizabeth Lettice, Barnabas Lothrop and Susanna Clarke.

John was the husband of Sarah Lucas, the daughter of Benoni Lucas and Repentance Harlow. They were married 23 Mar 1726 in Barnstable and had the following children:
* Susanna, Mrs Seth Griswold 1727-bef 1757
* Benoni twin 1730-1803
* William twin 1730-1801
* Mary, Mrs Seth Griswold b 1732
* Lothrop 1735-1810
* Lucy, Mrs Crane
* Amos

In 1738 John lived in Carver with his brothers Barnabas, Ichabod and Samuel and sisters Susanna, Abigail and Sarah. In 1740, John moved his family to Hebron, Conn, then to Lebanon, to Bolton in 1748 where he bought 70 acres from Thomas French, then bought land from Benjamin Smith in 1749, and more land from Elijah Hammond in 1754.

His will gives his estate to his wife, Sarah with dollar amounts to all children. The will was dated June 9, 1756, proved March 26, 1757, and probated April 5, 1757. The executrix refused to serve and the court appointed Lothrop Shurtleff of Windsor Conn as administrator.

1912 Shurtleff Genealogy ID #7 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Shurtleff (1657 - 1730)
  Susannah Lothrop Shurtleff (1664 - 1726)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Lucas Shurtleff (1692 - 1736)
 
 Children:
  Lothrop Shurtleff (1735 - 1810)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jabez Shurtleff (1684 - 1761)*
  Thomas Shurtleff (1687 - 1730)*
  William Shurtleff (1689 - 1747)*
  Susanna Shurtleff Cushman (1691 - 1763)*
  John Shurtleff (1693 - 1757)
  Barnabas Shurtleff (1695 - 1759)*
  Sarah Shurtleff Loring (1702 - 1746)*
  Samuel Shurtleff (1703 - 1757)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50458301
 

You were the beginning of many John Shurtleff's, hope you are watching over them.
- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Jun. 13, 2012
In loving memory of my 6th Great Grandfather
- Melinda Wilson
 Added: Dec. 6, 2011
 
This page is sponsored by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens

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