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Lieut John Moseley
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Birth: 1638
Dorchester
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1690
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

John married Mary Newberry, 14 Dec 1664, in Connecticut. They had 9 known children:

-Benjamin Moseley (1666-1697)
-Joseph Moseley (1670-1719)
-Mary Moseley (1673-1746)
-Consider Moseley (1675-1755)
-John Moseley (1678-1752)
-Comfort Moseley (1680-1711)
-Margaret Moseley (1683-1708)
-Elizabeth Moseley (b.1685)
-Hannah Moseley (1690-1708)

From "A Genealogical Sketch of One Branch of the Moseley Family", pg. 21

John was born in Boston in 1638. He removed to Windsor, CT and is among the list of freemen there Oct. 7, 1669, having become one three years previously. He spelled his name Modesley. On the 10th Dec. 1664, he married Mary, the daughter of Benj. Newbury, and had 5 children born in Windsor (more detail is listed in the book). He moved to Westfield in 1677 and had 5 more children (see book for detailed listing). He probably removed back to Windsor before his death, as he died there Aug. 18, 1690. He was lieutenant in King Philip's war, and in 1678 was appointed "lieut. to the ffoote company" at Westfield, and in 1679 was one of a com'te of two appointed by the town to petition the General Court in their behalf. All of his sons were living in 1706, and had families residing in Westfield. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Moseley (1612 - 1661)
  Cicily Moseley (1613 - 1661)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Moseley (1670 - 1719)*
  Consider Moseley (1675 - 1755)*
  John Moseley (1678 - 1752)*
  Margaret Moseley Taylor (1683 - 1708)*
  Hannah Moseley (1690 - 1708)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 1995 Inventory by Walter Ayers, Westfield Historic Commissioner
 
Burial:
Old Burying Ground
Westfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: KBStewart-Family
Originally Created by: Dave Robison
Record added: May 26, 2009
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Lieut John Moseley
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