John Phelps Jr

12 March 1718–27 September 1788 (Age 70)
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of John

When John Phelps Jr was born on 12 March 1718, in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Phelps, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Andrews, was 27. He married Deborah Lovejoy on 16 December 1740, in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He registered for military service in 1777. He died on 27 September 1788, in Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Phelps Jr
1718–1788
Deborah Lovejoy
1718–1776
Marriage: 16 December 1740
Deborah Phelps
1742–
John C. Phelps
1744–1839
Sarah Phelps
1746–
Nathan Phelps
1749–1812
Henry Phelps
1751–1840
Samuel Phelps
1756–1839
Abigail Phelps
1757–1819

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 December 1740
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (2)

1776

Age 58

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 58

New Hampshire is 9th state.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): patronymic from Philip .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Phelps, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Phelps, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Phelps, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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