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John Whipple, Captain, Cornet

John Whipple, Captain, Cornet

Male 1625 - 1683  (57 years)

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  • Name John Whipple 
    Suffix Captain, Cornet 
    Born 21 Dec 1625  Bocking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 25 Dec 1625  Bocking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Aug 1683  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5933  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father John Whipple, Elder,   b. 1596, Bocking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1669, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Susanna Clarke,   c. 11 Jan 1595/1596, Theydon Garnon, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 13 Jul 1661, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1621  St. Andrew by the Wardrobe, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3296  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Reyner,   b. , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1679/1680, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1653  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Whipple, Major,   b. 15 Jul 1657, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1722, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +2. Matthew Whipple, Major,   b. 1658, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1738/1739, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Susanna Whipple,   b. 1661, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1713, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     4. Joseph Whipple,   b. 6 Mar 1663/1664, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1665, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Joseph Whipple,   b. 8 Jun 1666, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1699, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +6. Sarah Whipple,   b. 2 Sep 1671, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1709, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F1855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Cogswell 
    Married 28 Jun 1680  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F3342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1625 - Bocking, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 Dec 1625 - Bocking, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1653 - Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jun 1680 - Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Aug 1683 - Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Edson Whipple Family Organization microfilm. Gives sources: "Boston Transcript 11 Apr. 1926 No. 2187 From Mrs. V.F.C. Schenectady, N.Y. Copy of a MSS. Also Am. Pub. E vol 2"

      !MILITARY: Henry Burdette Whipple gives the following on p. 9: "He was Cornet Captain, John Appleton's Troop, 1668; Lieutenant and Captain of Captain Nicholas Paige's Company, Mount Hope Campaign; King Philip's War; Captain of troop, 1676."

      !SOURCE: John Osborne Austin, in _One Hundred and Sixty Allied Families_ (Salem, Mass., 1893; reprint ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977), p. 262, Shows John, his two wives Martha Reyner and Elizabeth Paine, and their children. Austin gives a death date of 1683.

      !BIRTH: 21 Dec 1625, given in A Partial list of the Descendents of Matthew Whipple, the Elder, of Bocking, Essex County, England / Compiled from Divers Sources by Henry Burdette Whipple (High Point, North Carolina, Oct. 1965), p. 8.

      !DEATH: 10 Aug 1683, given in A Partial list of the Descendents of Matthew Whipple, the Elder, of Bocking, Essex County, England / Compiled from Divers Sources by Henry Burdette Whipple (High Point, North Carolina, Oct. 1965), p. 8.

      !SOURCE: Email from Blaine Whipple, 11 May 1998, citing parish registers, St. Mary's Church, FHL film #1471886, items 12, 13 (birth), the Darling Papers Collection, Ipswich, MA public library (death), and New England Marriages Prior to 1700, p. 803 (marriage).

      !SOURCE: Thomas Franklin Waters, _The John Whipple House in Ipswich, Mass., and the People Who Have Owned and Lived in It_ (Ipswich, Mass.: Ipswich Historical Society, 1915), p. 21.

      !SOURCE: Mabel Young Sanborn, "The Ancestry of Brigham Young," The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine (1931), vol. 22, p. 17.

      !SOURCE: Email from Blaine Whipple, 10 Jul 2002.

      !SOURCE: Blaine Whipple, History and Genealogy of "Elder" John Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts (Victoria, B.C.: Trafford, 2004), p. G4, G5. Gives birth 21 Dec 1625.

      !CHILDREN: Dwane V. Norris, Whipple Family Tree (Jackson, Mich., 1996), p. 14, lists a daughter, Anna Whipple, born between Joseph and Sarah. She is not included in other sources.

      !TITLE: "Cornet is a militia title from the early years of New England. I believe it is the first rank of the officer corp. and is gained by a vote of the soldiers in the company. Cornet John Whipple later became Capt. John Whipple." --B. Whipple, 10 Jul 2002.

      !SOURCE: Blaine Whipple, 15 Generations of Whipples: Descendants of Matthew Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Abt 1590-1647: An American Story (Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, 2007), 2:G9.


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