John Wing IV

John Wing IV (abt. 1680 - 1758)

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John Wing IV
Born about in Harwich, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 5 Mar 1713 in Brewster, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Husband of — married 24 Jul 1723 in Eastham, Barnstable, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Brewster, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified 26 Nov 2019 | Created 8 Apr 2011
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John Wing married Bethia Winslow on 5 March 1713 in Brewster, Barnstable, Massachusetts. [1][2] She passed away on 19 June 1720. [3]

He married Rebekah (Freeman) Vicory in Harwich, Massachusetts on 24 July 1723. [4]

Buried at Old Burial Ground in Harwich, Barnstable, MA. [5]


  1. Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp. Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2005.
  2. Yates Publishing, U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (Provo, UT, USA, Operations Inc, 2004),, Source number: 1527.004; Source type: Pedigree chart; Number of Pages: 33. Record for Bethia Winslow.
  3. Roser, Susan E. Mayflower Births and Deaths: From the Files of George Ernest Bowman at the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Volumes 1 & 2. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1992.
  4. Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).
  5. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 5 May 2016), John Wing, 1758; Burial, Brewster, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States of America, Old Burying Ground; citing record ID 43640614, Find a Grave,

See also:

  • Russell Snow Hitchcock. A family history : recording the ancestors of Russell Snow Hitchcock : this includes the ancestral lines of Hitchcock, Andrews, Snow, Russell, Bardwell, Warriner, Pepper, and their allied lines. Bath, ME: 1947.


His father died when John was but three years of age, and he was the particular care of his grandfather Wing, who left him hishomestead and a one-third interest in his other landed possessions at Sautuckett River. This land he held in common with his Uncle Ananias and the heirs of his Uncle Joseph. He lived upon the original homestead, in the near vicinity of his cousin Elnathan, in the First School Remove of Harwich.(7781)

Will dated Nov. 13, 1757; proved Aug. 15, 1758. Son Joseph executor; mentions wife Rebecca; sons Joseph, David, Thomas and John. The latter John may not have been living. Daughters Bethiah Cobb, Phebe Foster, Thankful Jenkins, and grand-daughter Bethiah Chase; also "heirs of my daughter Mercy Wing, deceased:" and "heirs of my daughter Hannah Bangs, deceased." Inventory real estate, £804, 13s, 4d; personal estate, £50, 15s, 7d.(7782)

Descendants of Matthew Wing; Raymond T. Wing, 11 Laurel Street, Middletown, CT 06457-4616; (860) 347-7821. Send email to preparer:

37 JOHN WING (54) (John2-1) Born 1680, died 12 June 1758 aged 78 years, buried Brewster, MA. His will was dated 15 Nov 1757 and proved 15 Aug 1758, Barnstable Co., MA.

Married (1) 16 Oct 1712, ACHSAH WINSLOW; possibly a daughter of Joseph Winslow of Harwich, MA. (Note: The earliest mention of a Joseph Winslow in the published Harwich vital records was 24 Nov 1794).
Married (2) 5 Mar 1713, Harwich, MA (VR), BETHIAH WINSLOW, born about 1691, Sawtucket (now Brewster), MA, died 19 June 1720, Harwich, MA (VR), buried Homer Cemetery, Dennis, MA; daughter of Kenelm Winslow, Jr. and Bethia Hall.
Married (3) 24 July 1723, Harwich, MA (VR), REBECCA (FREEMAN) VICKERIE (MAI 13409); widow of Joseph Vickerie and daughter of Deacon Thomas Freeman and Rebecca Sparrow. Resided Harwich, MA. (ref: Conway, pg 78-79; Harwich VR, pg 17, 27, 32; Freeman Gen, pg 36, 61; Davis, pg 291; Owl, pg 1487-1488).

Children of John Wing and Bethiah Winslow:

  1. i MERCY WING (210), born 25 Dec 1713, Harwich, MA (VR). Married 3 May 1733, Harwich, MA (VR), SAMUEL WING (30) (Owl 45), born Aug 1694, Harwich, MA (VR), died 4 July 1783, Dennis, MA; son of Ananias Wing (6) (Owl 12) and Hannah. Children carried under 30.
  2. 157 ii BETHIA WING (211), born 22 Jan 1715/6, Harwich, MA (VR)
  3. 158 iii REBECCA WING (212), born 26 Mar 1718, Harwich, MA (VR)
  4. iv John Wing (213), born 8 June 1720, Harwich, MA (VR), mentioned in his father's will of 1757 as possibly dead. May have married. A child, Mary, was born 2 Jan 1750, Conway, MA (VR) to John Wing and Mary. Conway was established in 1767. (ref: Owl, Vol 17, #2, Mar 1916, pg 1544; Conway VR, pg 112)

Children of John Wing and Rebecca (Freeman) Vickerie:

  1. 159 v HANNAH WING (214), born 7 May 1724, Harwich, MA (VR)
  2. 160 vi THANKFUL WING (215) (MAI 39182), born 20 Aug 1725, Harwich, MA (VR)
  3. 161 vii PHEBE WING (216) (MAI 39176), born 20 Jan 1726/7, Harwich, MA (VR)
  4. 162 viii JOSEPH WING (217) (MAI 39173), born 21 Aug 1728, Harwich, MA (VR)
  5. 163 ix DAVID WING (218) (MAI 39165), born 10 Aug 1732, Harwich, MA (VR)
  6. x Thomas Wing (219), died before 4 Sept 1761 when his brother David administered his estate. (ref: Owl, Vol 17, #2, Mar 1916, pg 1545)


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