Rev. John Fiske

26 November 1684–18 May 1773 (Age 88)
At Sea

The Life of John

When Rev. John Fiske was born on 26 November 1684, in At Sea, his father, Moses Fiske, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Symmes, was 34. He married Abigail Hobart on 26 November 1717, in Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 18 May 1773, in Putnam, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 88, and was buried in Aspinwall Cemetery, Putnam, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Rev. John Fiske
1684–1773
Abigail Hobart
1684–1786
Marriage: 26 November 1717
John Fiske
1710–
Fiske
1712–
John Fisk
1717–
Elizabeth Fisk
1722–1780
Hannah Fisk
1728–1805

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1717
Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(5)

    John Fiske

    Male1710–Male

    Fiske

    Female1712–Female

    John Fisk

    Male1717–Male

    Female1722–1780Female

    Hannah Fisk

    Female1728–1805Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Norwegian: habitational name from a farm in western Norway, named from Old Norse fiskr ‘fish’ + vin ‘meadow’.2 Danish: metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, from Old Norse fiskr ‘fish’.3 English: variant of Fisk .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John A. M. Fisk, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • John Fisk, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • John Fisk in entry for Joseph Torrey and Elizabeth Fisk, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916"

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