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John Farrington (1654 - 1721)

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John Farrington aka Furrington
Born in Dedham, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Dedham, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Farrington-315 created 28 Oct 2013 | Last modified | Last edit: 5 Oct 2017
13:07: Sheila x edited the Birth Place and Death Place for John Farrington. (clear 608 Misspelled country in birth location) [Thank Sheila for this]
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Categories: Dedham, Massachusetts.


John Furrington (or Farrington) was born on 25 Apr 1754[1]


  1. "John Furrington, Son of John & Mary Furrington, was borne the 25 of ye 2 mo.:" Hill, The Record of Births, Marriages and Deaths and Intentions of Marriage in the Town of Dedham, p. 6.
  • Don Gleason Hill, ed., ‘’The Record of Births, Marriages and Deaths and Intentions of Marriage in the Town of Dedham, with an Appendix Containing Records of Marriages before 1800, Returned from Other Towns, under the Statute of 1857. 1635-1845’’, Volumes 1 & 2, Dedham, Mass.: Printed at the Office of “The Dedham Transcript,” 1886.
  • "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 July 2016), John Farington, 12 Oct 1721; citing Death, Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 593,353.


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On 4 Nov 2016 at 02:01 GMT Sarah Clayton wrote:

Not sure if 12 OCT 1721 is a mistake in a clerk transcript for 2 OCT 1721, but since there was no source listed, I would like to venture forth the change to 12 Oct 1721 and cite the recorded book (image, John is on the top of the page).

On 13 Feb 2015 at 02:45 GMT Carole Partridge wrote:

Farrington-315 and Farrington-375 appear to represent the same person because: the only discrepancy between the two profiles (birth date) can be accounted for by old versus new style dating systems.

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