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Edmund Quincy II (1628 - 1698)

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Col. Edmund Quincy II
Born in Achurch, East Northamptonshire Borough, Northamptonshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 26 Jul 1648 in Massachusettsmap
Husband of — married 8 Dec 1680 in Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified 11 Feb 2020 | Created 14 Dec 2008 | Last significant change: 11 Feb 2020
14:24: Helen (Bowden) Edwards edited the Birth Date and Birth Place for Edmund Quincy II (1628-1698). (find a grave) [Thank Helen for this]
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Biography

Edmund Quincy II, son of Edmund Quincy I and his wife Judith Pares Quincy, was baptized March 15, 1627/28 at Apchurch, County Northampton, England.[1]

Edmund Quincy II emigrated to Massachusetts at an early age with his parents. He married July 26, 1648 to Joanna Hoar, daughter of Charles and Joanna (Hincksman) Hoar. She died May 16, 1680 and Edmund married 2nd December 8, 1680 to Elizabeth (Gookin) Eliot, widow of John Eliot.[2]

Edmund Quincy became a Justice of the Peace and was known as Colonel Quincy.

Colonel Edmund Quincy II (1628-1696) and his first wife Joanna had twelve children together including Daniel Quincy, the great-grandfather of Abigail Adams, wife of second U.S. President John Adams.[3]

With his second wife, Elizabeth Gookin, Edmund produced three more children. Among them was the only son to survive Col. Edmund: the Honorable Judge Edmund Quincy III, who would become grandfather to the wife of John Hancock.[4]

Edmund Quincy died January 7, 1697/98 and was buried in Hancock Cemetery, Quincy, Massachusetts.[5]


Sources

  1. Holly, H. Hobart. Descendants of Edmund Quincy 1602-1637 who settled in what is now Quincy, Massachusetts in 1635. Quincy, Massachusetts; Quincy Historical Society; 1977. pg 3.
  2. Holly, H. Hobart. Descendants of Edmund Quincy 1602-1637 who settled in what is now Quincy, Massachusetts in 1635. Quincy, Massachusetts; Quincy Historical Society; 1977. pg 3.
  3. Joiner, Rev. Darrell and Sallyann (carver@ime.net). Cary Family History.
  4. Joiner, Rev. Darrell and Sallyann (carver@ime.net). Cary Family History.
  5. Holly, H. Hobart. Descendants of Edmund Quincy 1602-1637 who settled in what is now Quincy, Massachusetts in 1635. Quincy, Massachusetts; Quincy Historical Society; 1977. pg 3.
  • Holly, H. Hobart. Descendants of Edmund Quincy 1602-1637 who settled in what is now Quincy, Massachusetts in 1635. Quincy, Massachusetts; Quincy Historical Society; 1977. pg 3.
  • Joiner, Rev. Darrell and Sallyann (carver@ime.net). Cary Family History.
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #21820892

Acknowledgement

This person was originally created through the gedcom import of Spurlock 20110318.ged on 19 March 2011.



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