no image

John Wendell (bef. 1703 - 1762)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
John Wendell
Born before in New York, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 12 Nov 1724 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., Massachusettsmap
Husband of — married 17 Oct 1751 in Boston,Suffolk,Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 1 Jul 2019 | Created 15 Dec 2008
This page has been accessed 469 times.


John was born before May 2, 1703 in New York, New York. The son of Abraham Wendell Catherina de Key [1]

He was baptized May 2, 1703 in The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New York.. [1]

He married Elizabeth Quincy December 10, 1724 by whom he had issue of fifteen children. [1]


  1. Jacob b. November 23, 1725
  2. Abraham b. September 23, 1727
  3. Elizabeth b. October 16, 1729
  4. John b. September 10, 1731
  5. Dorothy b. March 19, 1733
  6. Edmond b. May 13, 1735
  7. Jacob 2nd b. October 19, 1736 died in Boston
  8. Henry Flynt b. December 23, 1737
  9. Joshua b.
  10. Catherine b.
  11. Sara b.
  12. Thomas b. April 1744
  13. Sarah b. May 1, 1745
  14. Isaac b.

Secondly, he married Mercy Skinner of Marblehead in 1751. [1]

He died December 15, 1762. [1]


  • The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 36 Page 247-249

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 36 Page 247-249

Research Notes

  • Genealogical and Family History of Southern New York and the ..., Volume 3 By Cuyler Reynolds Page 1359
  • Quincy political family [1]

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Is John your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

John is 13 degrees from Frederick Douglass, 15 degrees from Margaret Summitt and 13 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

W  >  Wendell  >  John Wendell