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Joseph Josselyn (1663 - 1726)

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Joseph Josselyn
Born in Lancaster, Middlesex, Massachusetts Baymap
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Husband of — married before 17 Mar 1687 in Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
Husband of — married 1702 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Baymap
[children unknown]
Died in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts Baymap
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Joseph Joslin Josselyn was born on 26 Jul 1663 in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts to Abraham Joslyn and Beatrice Hampson.

Life Sketch

Joseph Joslin Josselyn was elected Selectman in 1719 in Abington, Massachusetts. He was, also, employed as a Miller.


When he was 38, he married Sarah Ford, daughter of Andrew Foorde and Elinor Lovell, on 05 Mar 1702 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (His 2nd marriage, possibly 3rd, 1st was to Hannah Farrow).[1][2]


  1. Sarah Joslin on 22 Jan 1703 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[3] She died about 1763 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. She married Samuel Porter on 02 Jul 1722 in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts.


He died on 05 Sep 1726 in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts and was buried in Bridgewater.[4]


  1. Hobart, Benjamin, 1781-1877. History of the town of Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, from its first settlement. pg 379
  2. History of Weymouth, Massachusetts. Published ... v.3. Weymouth Historical Society, Weymouth, 227
  3. Mitchell, Nahum, 1769-1853. History of the early settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth county, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family register. pg 213
  4. Abington, F. Apthorp Foster, ed. Vital Records of Abington, Massachusetts to the year 1850, vol. 1: Births. (Boston: NEHGS, 1912). pg 308

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