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Josiah Barker (1679 - abt. 1718)

Josiah Barker
Born in Duxbury, Plymouth Colonymap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died about at about age 38 in Pembroke, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
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Josiah was born 21 Sep 1679.[1]

He married Sarah Macomber and resided at Pembroke.[1]

His will is dated 3 December 1717 and proved on 22 January 1717/18 in Plymouth. He mentions his nephews, Joshua and Cornelius Briggs, Jr., Margaret and Ruth Bryant, daughters of Jonathan Bryant of Pembroke, his sister Ruth, wife of Cornelius Briggs, and his four brothers, Francis Barker, Thomas Barker, Ebenezer Barker, and Isaac Barker.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts (The Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, 1893) Vol 11, p.20
  2. "Massachusetts, Plymouth County, Probate Records, 1633-1967," images, FamilySearch ( : 20 May 2014), Probate records 1717-1724 and 1854-1862 vol 4-4Q > image 85 of 485; State Archives, Boston.

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