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Joseph Holmes
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1710
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1766
North Attleboro
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA

He was a Veteran of the French and Indian War, and was at Crown Point in 1757.

Son of Samuel Holmes and Mary Ellis Holmes of Dedham,MA.

His first wife was Hannah Hastings Holmes, married at Boston on Oct 9,1734. She was the daughter of Joseph Hastings and Elizabeth Edwards Hastings of Dedham.

His second wife was Joanna Kingsbury Holmes, married at Walpole,MA on Jan 26,1747.

Children(by first marriage): Meletiah Holmes Onion, Rebecca Holmes Ide, Abigail Holmes Woodcock, Aaron Holmes, Hannah Holmes Ide, and Olive Holmes Whittemore.

Children(by second marriage): Eliphalet Holmes, Sybil Holmes, Isabel Holmes, Lois Holmes Hatch, Samuel Holmes(husband of Hannah Tyler Holmes), Mary Holmes Daggett, Chloe Holmes Blackington, and Joseph Holmes Jr.

Family links: 
  Samuel Holmes (1675 - 1725)
  Mary Ellis Holmes (1671 - 1752)
  Joanna Kingsbury Holmes (1722 - ____)
  Rebeccah Holmes Ide (1738 - 1834)*
  Hannah Holmes Ide (1745 - 1839)*
  Eliphalet Holmes (1748 - 1826)*
  Chloe Holmes Blackington (1760 - 1825)*
*Calculated relationship
Newell Burying Ground
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Kevin Avery
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
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- Kevin Avery
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