Lieut. John/2 Richardson

M, #20938, (12 November 1639 - 1 January 1696/97)
Father*Samuel/1 Richardson1 b. s 1610, d. 23 Mar 1657/58
Mother*Joanna (–?–)1 d. 23 Mar 1658
Last Edited:19 Aug 2017

Children with Elizabeth/3 Bacon:

Children with Mary Pierson:

  • Lt. Peirson/3 Richardson8 b. 29 Sep 1674
  • Jacob/3 Richardson9,10 b. 15 Feb 1676, d. 9 Aug 1763
  • William/3 Richardson11 b. 29 Jun 1678, d. 1 Aug 1678

Children with Margaret Willing:

  • Willing/3 Richardson12 b. 5 Oct 1692, d. 14 Mar 1704
  • Job/3 Richardson12 b. 30 Apr 1696
Lieut. John/2 Richardson, born at Charlestown, Massachusetts, was baptised there 12 Nov 1639.2,1 Of Woburn, there he married (1), 22 Oct 1658, Elizabeth/3 Bacon, daughter of Michael/2 Bacon and Mary (–?–).3 There he married (2), 28 Oct 1673, Mary Pierson, daughter of Bartholomew Pierson,4 and (3), 25 Jun 1689, Margaret Willing.2 He died at Woburn 1 Jan 1696/97, a. 572, and is interred in the First Burial Ground.2 His widow Margaret died at Woburn 28 Oct 1726.5

Local Notes:

Electedbetween 1675 and 1692, Woburn, MA"Was constable of Woburn, 1675, and selectman, 1690 and 1692. (Vide Sewall's History, 112, 579, 634.)"2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S318] Thomas Bellows Wyman, Charlestown Estates, 2:810, Samuel (5.ii.) Richardson.
  2. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 4:11, Lieutenant John Richardson, epitaph 17 + notes.
  3. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:14, Elizabeth Bacon/John Richardson m.
  4. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:226, John Richardson/Mary Pearsons m. Cambridge.
  5. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:158, Margaret Richardson d.
  6. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, John Richardson b.
  7. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Joseph Richardson b.
  8. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Peirson Richardson b.
  9. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Jacob Richardson b.
  10. [S331] John Adams Vinton, Richardson Memorial, Zadok5 Richardson, p. unrecorded.
  11. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, William Richardson b.
  12. [S522] Samuel Sewall, The History of Woburn, 2:634.