Capt. Hugh March Jr.

Male3 November 1656–27 February 1727

Brief Life History of Hugh

When Capt. Hugh March Jr. was born on 3 November 1656, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Hugh March Sr., was 38 and his mother, Judith Knight, was 38. He married Sarah Moody on 29 March 1683, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America in 1656. He died on 27 February 1727, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 70, and was buried in Bridge Street Cemetery, West Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Capt. Hugh March Jr.
Sarah Moody
Marriage: 29 March 1683
Sarah March
Henry March
Samuel March
Elizabeth March
Hannah March
Joshua March
Mehitable March
Trueman March Sr.

Sources (51)

  • Hugh March, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Hugh March, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Hugh March, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 March 1683Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (1)


    Age 24

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    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from March (Cambridgeshire) or from any of numerous minor English placenames deriving from Middle English marche ‘boundary’ (partly from Old English mearc in the dative-case form mearce, partly from Old French marche). Compare Mark 2.

    Catalan: from the personal name March, Catalan equivalent of Mark 1. This surname is also found in southern France.

    German: topographic name from Middle Low German march, Middle High German marc(h) ‘mark, sign, boundary’, or a habitational name from a place called with this word (Bavaria).

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

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