John POORE

Male 1642 - 1701  (58 years)


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  • Name John POORE  [2, 3, 4, 5
    • "A Memoir and Genealogy of John Poore": John, born June 21, 1642; died February 15, 1700-1. Settled in Newbury, on the homestead of his father; took the oath of allegiance in 1678, when he was 36 years of age. He was on the jury; was frequently called to offices of trust in his native place, as overseer of wills, and appraiser of estates; was tything-man many years and constable to collect taxes, etc.

      He probably bought or sold but little real estate during his life; but his heirs sold the out-lands, most of which were in Rowley, to Joseph Plummer, Jr. in 1706/

      In his will made July 12, 1700, proved March 3 following his decease, he mentions his wife Mary, and all his children excepting his first born, who died in infancy. He gave his homestead to his son Jonathan, with a provision that he pay the debts and legacies thereof. [1]
    Born 21 Jun 1642  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Feb 1701  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I44788  Main Tree
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2012 

    Father John POORE,   b. 1615, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1684, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Sarah ?,   b. 1618, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Dec 1702, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1641  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F07785  Group Sheet

    Family Mary TITCOMB,   b. Between 17 Feb 1643 and 1644, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Feb 1665  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
    +1. Jonathan POORE,   b. 25 Feb 1678, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1742, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F07379  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S4959] "A Memoir and Genealogy of John Poore" Ten Generations: 1615-1880, Alfred Poore, Genealogist, (Alfred Poore, Salem Mass. 1881).

    2. [S02872] Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts, Vol. II.

    3. [S01648] A genealogical History of the Clark and Worth Families byCarol Clark Johnson.

    4. [S02197] Early New England People by Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb.

    5. [S02713] New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: Third Series, Vol II.

    6. [S01813] Ancestry.com: One World Tree.