John Sessions

Brief Life History of John

When John Sessions was born on 4 October 1674, in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Alexander Sessions, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Spofford, was 27. He married Hannah Peirrepont in 1694, in Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died in 1696, at the age of 22.

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John Sessions
1674–1696
Hannah Peirrepont
1678–
Marriage: 1694
Nathaniel Sessions
1697–
John Sessions
1698–
Sessions
1700–

Sources (6)

  • John Sessions, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • John Sessions, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Sessions, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire): of Norman origin, a habitational name from Soissons (Aisne, northern France), named for the Gaulish tribe who once inhabited the area, and whose name is recorded in Latin documents in the form Suessiones, of uncertain derivation.

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

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