Jeremy Hutchinson

29 June 1738–7 April 1805 (Age 66)
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jeremy

When Jeremy Hutchinson was born on 29 June 1738, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Ebenezer Hutchinson, was 44 and his mother, Hannah Gould, was 40. He married Sarah Putnam on 11 April 1760, in Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 7 April 1805, in Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeremy Hutchinson
Sarah Putnam
Marriage: 11 April 1760
Sarah Hutchinson
Ebenezer Hutchinson
Bethiah Hutchinson
Mehitable Hutchinson
Joseph Hutchinson
Hannah Hutchinson
Jeremy Hutchinson
Asa Hutchinson

Spouse and Children

11 April 1760
Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America



    Ebenezer Hutchinson


    Bethiah Hutchinson


    Mehitable Hutchinson


    Joseph Hutchinson


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1760 · Salem Social Library Organized

Age 22

The Salem Social Library was organized on May 20, 1761. It was a privately funded library in Salem, Massachusetts. Most of the volumes in the library were gifts from people.
1762 · Derby Wharf

Age 24

Derby Wharf was built by the Derby family 1762. It is the longest Wharf in Salem stretching to half- mile in length.
1775 · No Entrance Granted

Age 37

On February 26, 1775, the drawbridge on the North River was raised keeping British Colonel Alexander Leslie and 300 troops from entering Salem and seizing ammonution that was stored there. If this had not happened there was the chance that the war for independence could have started Salem.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hutchin, a pet form of Hugh .

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

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Story Highlight

Asa Putnam Family, by Eben Putnam (1891)

From published history of the family: "Asa Putnam (Josiah, John, Nathaniel, John), born in Danvers, 31 July, baptized 15 Aug. 1714; died in Danvers, 1795; married, first, in Salem, 30 Nov. 1738, Sarah …

Sources (3)

  • Jeremy Hutchinson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Jeremy in entry for Asa Hutchinson, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Jeremy Hutchinson in entry for Bethia Hutchinson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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