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Son of John JOHNSON and Mary HEATH. Isaac's will dated Mar. 8, 1673 and proved Feb. 10, 1676, Roxbury, MA names sons Isaac and Nathaniel. Freeman at Roxbury, MA Mar. 4, 1635. Capt. of the Roxbury Company 1663, the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company 1667, and in the Narragansett Expedition 1675. Killed at head of his company in the 'Great Swamp Fight' of King Philip's War.
"Isaac died on December 19, 1675 in the Great Swamp Fight fight with the Narragansett Indians in South Kingstown, Rhode Island. 
Capt. of the Roxbury Company 1663, the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company 1667, and in the Narragansett Expedition 1675. Killed at head of his company in the 'Great Swamp Fight' of King Philip's War. His military career is detailed in Soldiers in King Philip's War.
From Savage Gen. Dictionary.
Isaac Johnson of Roxbury was the eldest son of John of Roxbury. He was born in England.
He was a freeman 4 Mar. 1635. Isaac m. 20 Jan. 1637, Elizabeth Porter. Children:
May 1647, by name of Nehemiah, which Savage thinks is error. He was of ar. co. 1645, its capt. 1667, rep. 1671; was k. by the Ind. at the head of his comp. in the gr. Narraganset fight, 19 Dec. 1675. See Hutch. I. 299, or Mather, VII. 50.
His will, of 8 Mar. 1673, probated 10 Feb. 1676, provides for w. Elizabeth and the four surviving ch: double portion to eldest, Isaac. The wid. d. 13 Aug. 1683.
Src: Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692. Vol. I-IV. Boston, MA, USA: 1860-1862.
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