Dea. John/2 Heywood

M, #5351, (5 April 1662 - 2 January 1718)
Father*John/1 Heywood1 b. s 1630, d. 17 Jan 1700/1
Mother*Rebecca/2 Atkinson1 b. s 1638, d. 5 Aug 1665
Last Edited:9 Aug 2017

Children with Sarah Blodgett:

  • Thomas/3 Heywood3 b. 16 Jul 1686
  • Dea. Samuel/3 Heywood6 b. 11 Oct 1687, d. 28 Oct 1750
  • Edmund/3 Heywood7 b. 31 Jul 1689
  • Rebecca/3 Heywood7 b. 9 Aug 1689
  • Josiah/3 Heywood+8 b. 5 Nov 1691
  • Maj. Daniel/3 Heywood9 b. 15 Apr 1694
  • Eleazer/3 Heywood10 b. 3 Aug 1696
  • Nathan/3 Heywood11 b. 24 Sep 1698
  • Sarah/3 Heywood+12 b. 18 Jan 1700/1, d. 25 Sep 1747
  • Dea. John/3 Heywood13 b. 14 Mar 1703
  • Mary/3 Heywood14 b. 23 Mar 1704/5
  • Phineas/3 Heywood15 b. 18 Jul 1707, d. 6 Mar 1776
  • Benjamin/3 Heywood16 b. 25 Oct 1709
Findagrave.com, memorial #24277932. Photo by Bill Boyington.
Dea. John/2 Heywood Jr., born 5 Apr 1662 at Concord, Massachusetts1, married, by 1686, Sarah Blodgett, with whom he had 13 children.2,3 He died at Concord 2 Jan 1718, a. 55, one of nearly 30 inhabitants carried off in an epidemic4, and is interred in the Hill Burial Ground.5

Local Notes:

Electedbetween 1705 and 1708Selectman, 1705–08; treasurer, 1709–142

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 10, John Heyood b.
  2. [S182] Lemuel Shattuck, History of the Town of Concord, 374, Heywood genealogy.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 31, Thomas Heywood b.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 29, Decon Jno Heywood d.; 93, Dekn John Heywood d.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #24277932.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 32, Samuel Heywood b.
  7. [S185] Concord BMD, 30, Rebecka Heywood b.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 35, Josiah Heywood b.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 39, Daniel Heywood b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 42, Eliazer Heywood b.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 46, Nathan Heywood b.
  12. [S185] Concord BMD, 50, Sarah Heywood b.
  13. [S185] Concord BMD, 59, John Heywood b.
  14. [S185] Concord BMD, 63, Mary Heywood b.
  15. [S185] Concord BMD, 67, phynias Heywood b.
  16. [S185] Concord BMD, 73, Benjamin Heywood b.

Sarah/3 Heywood

F, #5354, (18 January 1700/1 - 25 September 1747)
Father*Dea. John/2 Heywood1 b. 5 Apr 1662, d. 2 Jan 1718
Mother*Sarah Blodgett1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Noah/3a Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/4a Brooks
Last Edited:11 Sep 2017

Children with Benjamin/4a Brooks:

  • Persis/5a Brooks6 b. 2 Aug 1720, d. 28 Apr 1816
  • Seth/5a Brooks7 b. 20 Mar 1721/22, d. 13 Sep 1747
  • Sarah/5a Brooks8 b. 2 Feb 1723/24
  • Keziah/5a Brooks9 b. 2 Mar 1725/26, d. 21 Aug 1754
  • Capt. Benjamin/5a Brooks10 b. 30 Mar 1729, d. 7 Jun 1790
  • Dorothy/5a Brooks11 b. 4 Jun 1731, d. 27 Aug 1747
  • Mary/5a Brooks12 b. 24 Jul 1734
  • Millicent/5a Brooks13 b. 13 Jan 1736/37, d. 13 Apr 1756
  • Abner/5a Brooks14 b. 13 Apr 1740, d. 2 Sep 1747
  • Rebecca/5a Brooks15 b. 14 Apr 1742, d. 5 Sep 1747
  • Noah/5a Brooks16 b. 29 Dec 1746, d. 18 Sep 1747
Findagrave.com, memorial #63814175. Photo by Barbara Webster.
Sarah/3 Heywood was born 18 Jan 1700/1 at Concord, Massachusetts1, where she married, as his 1st wife, 29 Dec 1719, Benjamin/4a Brooks of Concord, son of Noah/3a Brooks and Dorothy/2 Potter.2 They removed by 1746 to Townsend, where she and five of their children died in August-September, 1747, in an apparent epidemic. Sarah's death occurred 25 Sep at age 46.3
     Benjamin remarried, 1749, and died at Townsend 27 Mar 1793, a. 94.4 Sarah is interred in the Old Burying Ground with her husband and his 2nd wife.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 50, Sarah Heywood b.
  2. [S185] Concord BMD, 101, Benjamin Brooks/Sarah Haywood m.
  3. [S248] Vital Records of Townsend, Massachusetts, 228, Sarah Brooks d.
  4. [S248] Townsend VR, 284, Mr. Benja Brooks d.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #63814058, #63814175, #63814144.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 100, Persis Brooks b.
  7. [S185] Concord BMD, 105, Seth Brooks b.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 111, Sarah Brooks b.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 115, Kezia Brooks b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 120, Benjamin Brooks b.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 126, Dorothy Brooks b.
  12. [S185] Concord BMD, 137, Mary Brooks b.
  13. [S185] Concord BMD, 140, Mellescent Brooks b.
  14. [S185] Concord BMD, 157, Abner Brooks b.
  15. [S185] Concord BMD, 157, Rebekah Brooks b.
  16. [S248] Townsend VR, 214, Noah Brooks b.; 228, d.