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John Drew

John Drew

Male 1642 - 1721  (79 years)

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  • Name John Drew  [1
    Born 1642  Sharpham, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jul 1721  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Notes 
    • Burial Hill, Plymouth, Massachusetts headstone reads:

      "Here lyes ye body of / JOHN DREW age 79 / years died July / The 27th 1721

      The Churchill Family in America by Gardner Asaph and Nathaniel Wiley Churchill. "He was the son of William Drew, and was born in England in 1642.His grandfather was Sir Edward Drew, who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth. He appeared in Plymouth first in 1660. They lived in Plymouth."
    Person ID I83  7_families
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2005 

    Father William Drewe,   b. Abt 1612, Sharpham, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mrs. William Drewe,   b. Abt 1616, Of, , Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1641  Sharpham, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet

    Family Hannah Churchill,   b. 12 Nov 1649, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1721, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1672-1673  , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Drew,   b. 5 Feb 1673, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Aug 1733, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +2. John Drew,   b. 29 Aug 1676, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 10 Jul 1745, , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Samuel Drew,   b. 21 Feb 1678, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1739, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Thomas Drew,   b. 1 May 1681, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Nicholas Drew,   b. 10 Oct 1684, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1735, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +6. Lemuel Drew,   b. 4 Aug 1687, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1786  (Age 98 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F92  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1642 - Sharpham, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1672-1673 - , Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jul 1721 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Signature of John Drew in 1667
    Signature of John Drew in 1667

    Headstones
    John Drew's headstone
    John Drew's headstone
    John Drew Headstone
    John Drew Headstone
    Replacement marker that now exists in the Burial Hill Cemetery, Plymouth, Massachusetts

  • Sources 
    1. [S324] Drew Family, John Drew a Welshman, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1982John Drew, a Welshman, arrived at Plymouth 1660.).

    2. [S308] Burial Hill 1990s, Barbara J. Bradford Robinson, Howard E. Robinson, Cynthia L. Robinson, (Plymouth: Plymouth Public Library Corporation, 2000 Surety:3), 309 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S325] Burial Hill, Epitaphs by Kingman, Bradford Kingman, (Brookline, Mass. : New England Illustrated Historical Pub., 1892, c1892), 309 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S326] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - Burial Hill Cemetery, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, Burial Hill, John Drew tombstone (Reliability: 3).