John Moody

3 December 1617–17 December 1684 (Age 67)
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Moody was born on 3 December 1617, in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Moody, was 25 and his mother, Mary Boldero, was 23. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Anne Bull. He died on 17 December 1684, in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

John Moody
1617–1684
Anne Bull
1623–
Mary Moody
1649–1664
Thomas Moody
1654–1716
John Moody
–1717

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Mary Moody

    Female1649–1664Female

    Thomas Moody

    Male1654–1716Male

    Male–1717Male

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siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

English and Irish: nickname for a courageous, arrogant, or foolhardy person, or one quickly moved to anger, from Middle English modie ‘impetuous’, ‘haughty’, ‘angry’ (Old English mōdig ‘brave’, ‘proud’, from mōd ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’). This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Visitation of Suffolk
  • "The Antiquarian Papers of Francis Bloomfield of Ipswich"
  • "The Moody Family, A Full and Complete Text transcribed from Davy's Suffolk Collections and Pedigrees of Suffolk Families" compiled and edited by David Elisha Davy 1758-1851

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