Joseph Hills

Male 1602 - 1688  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name Joseph Hills 
    Christened 3 Mar 1601/1602  Great Burstead, Billerica, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Feb 1687/1688  Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Joseph was baptized 03 Mar 1602 at Great Burstead parish church in
      Billericay,England. He was the son of George and Mary Hill. Joseph
      came to New England as an undertaker,(i.e. stockholder) in 1638,
      arriving in Boston July 25th on the "Susan and Ellen". He was a
      woolen draper by trade and settled in Charlestown, residing in the
      part which became Malden. He and his wife Rose were admitted to the
      church 02 Dec 1639 and he was a freeman May 1645, though he was
      Selectman the year preceding. He was Representitive for Malden in
      1647, 1650 to 1656, and Deputy Speaker of the House in the earliest
      years. In addition he was also leader of the Militia of the town of
      Malden. In 1663 he was an attorney for certain business regarding
      Mrs. Valentine Hill, and others. Joseph's note-book, containing
      business memoranda from 1627 down, which is in the possession of the
      New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston. After the death of
      his first wife in 1650, Joseph remarried three more times in his life,
      his forth wife, Anne, died several years after him in Newbury,MA.
    Person ID I614  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father George Hills 
    Mother Mary Symonds 
    Family ID F3333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rose Dunstar,   b. Abt 1603, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1649/1650, Malden, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1624  Billericay, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Joseph Hills,   b. 2 Aug 1629
    +2. Rebecca Hills,   b. 20 Apr 1634, Malden, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1674, Malden, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 3 Mar 1601/1602 - Great Burstead, Billerica, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jul 1624 - Billericay, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1687/1688 - Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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