Governor Joseph Dudley

Governor Joseph Dudley

Male 1647 - 1720  (72 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Joseph Dudley  [1, 2
    Prefix Governor 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 23 Sep 1647  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 1720  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried
    • in the tomb of his father
    Person ID I113936  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2004 

    Father Governor Thomas Dudley, 60 Col.,   b. 12 Oct 1576, Yardley, Hastings, Northampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1653, Roxbury, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Catharine Deighton, 60 Col.,   b. Abt 16 Jan 1615, St Nicholas, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1671, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1644  Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Family ID F94933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Tyng,   b. 13 Jul 1651,   d. 21 Sep 1722  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1667-1668  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Ann Dudley,   b. 27 Aug 1684, Roxbury, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1776  (Age 91 years)
     2. Judge Paul Dudley,   b. 3 Sep 1675, Roxbury, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1750, Roxbury, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2004 
    Family ID F94934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - A.M., Harvard College, 1665.

      royal governor of Massachusetts 1702-1715
      In 1706/7 he refused to endorse one of the Mathers for the Presidency of Harvard College (yes, the famous Mathers of Salem Witchcraft fame! Fanatical Puritans all)

  • Sources 
    1. [S191] Plantagenet Ancestry of 17th Century Colonists, David Faris, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1996), 1st ed, pp 90-94, "Dudley" (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S10] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America bef 1760, Frederick Lewis Weis, (7th ed Genealogical Publishing, Baltimore 1992 , , Repository: J.H. Garner), line 84 p 84 (Reliability: 0).


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