Joseph Goodman Meeker

1648–1717 (Age 69)
Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Joseph Goodman

When Joseph Goodman Meeker was born in 1648, in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States, his father, William Meeker, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Preston, was 22. He married Comfort Elizabeth Marsh about 1671, in Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1717, in Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Goodman Meeker
1648–1717
Comfort Elizabeth Marsh
1652–1690
Marriage: about 1671
John Meeker Jr.
1666–1731
Mary Meeker
1678–1783
Captain Joseph Meeker
1680–1731
Daniel Meeker
1680–1757
Robert Meeker
1685–
David Meeker
1690–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1671
Elizabeth, Essex, New Jersey, British Colonial America
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1675

Age 27

Essex was originally formed as one of four administrative districts within Province of East Jersey in 1675

Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian:1. occupational name from Middle Dutch maker, Brabant-Limburg dialect meker ‘maker’, ‘craftsman’. 2. from the Germanic personal name Magherus.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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