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Joseph Bulkeley, Capt.

Joseph Bulkeley, Capt.

Male 1670 - 1748  (78 years)

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    Capt Joseph Bulkeley
    Capt Joseph Bulkeley
    Capt Joseph Bulkeley Birth: Jul. 7, 1670 Death: Sep. 24, 1748 On Mar 19, 1691, Joseph married Rebecca Jones (Mar 8, 1662/63 - July 17, 1712). Rebecca was first married to James Minot on Feb. 9, 1688. Joseph married second May 25, 1713 Silence Jeffery. He was the son of Peter and Rebecca (Wheeler) Bulkeley. (both burial unknown) Family links: Spouse: Rebecca Jones Bulkeley (1662 - 1712)* Children: Rebecca Bulkeley Hubbard (1696 - 1772)* Dorothy Bulkeley Hunt (1698 - 1731)* *Calculated relationship Inscription: Here Lies Buried ye Body of Capt Joseph Bulkeley who departed this life Septembr ye 24 AD 1748 In ye 79th year of his age. Burial: Old Burying Ground Littleton Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Plot: Edit Virtual Cemetery info [?] Created by: Denise Record added: Nov 06, 2006 Find A Grave Memorial# 16532391

  • Name Joseph Bulkeley  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Suffix Capt. 
    Born 07 Sep 1670  Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Sep 1748  Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I221  drabold
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2015 

    Father Peter Bulkeley, Hon. Col.,   b. 3 Jan 1641, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1688, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Rebecca Wheeler,   b. 06 Sep 1645, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1718, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 16 Apr 1667  Concord, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F98  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Rebecca Jones,   b. 08 Mar 1662, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1712, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Bulkeley, Col,   b. Abt 1703, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Dec 1772, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F79  Group Sheet

    Married 19 Mar 1695  Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F3422  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 07 Sep 1670 - Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Mar 1695 - Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1748 - Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From Jacobus, The Bulkeley Genealogy

      49. (Capt.) Joseph* Bulkeley (Peter3, Edward2, Peter1), born at Concord, Mass., 7 Sept. 1670, died at Littleton, Mass., 24 Sept. 1748; married first, 19 Mar. 1696, Rebecca (Jones) Minott, born 8 Mar. 1662/3, died at Concord, 17 July 1712; married second, 25 May 1713, Silence Jeffrey, who was living in Harvard, Mass., in 1775.

      He was a grantee of Narragansett Township for his father Peter Bulkeley.

      Joseph Bulkley of Littleton, gentleman, in his will dated 17 Dec. 1744, proved 31 Oct. 1748, gave to his wife Silence all movable estate and life use of a room in the house, also use of one third of his lands in Littleton; to son John Bulkley of Groton, and to daughter Rebecca Hubbard of Concord, the children of daughter Dorothy Hunt of Littleton deceased, and daughters Jane Dwight of Sutton, and Silence Davis of Harvard, each five shillings, they having had their shares ; to son Joseph Bulkley, 200, to be paid him by son Peter; to son Charles, 100, to be paid by Peter; to son Peter, his house, barn and lands in Littleton ; to sons Peter and Charles the rest of his lands in Littleton except rights in Concord ; to son Peter (Executor), the residue; signed as "Jos: Bulkley."

      Children by first wife, born at Concord :

      186 +i. Rebecca', b. 25 Dec. 1696.

      187 +ii Dorothy, b. 7 Jan. 1698/9.

      188 +iii. John, b. in 1703.

      Children by second wife, born at Concord :

      189 -fiv. Jane, b. 22 Dec. 1713.

      190 v. Peter, b. 2 Mar. 1714/5 ; d. 2 Mar. 1714/5.

      191 +vi. Silence, b. 21 May 1716.

      192 vii. Joseph, b. 4 June 1719 ; killed at Lake George in the French and Indian War, in 1755, unm. On 23 Aug. 1756, Silence Bulkeley petitioned that "whereas ye Last year my son Joseph Bulkley Late of Littleton houseright was Slain y* Last year at ye fight at Lake george," she cannot act as administrator because of poor health, and "one of my sons being In ye army & y* other Refuseing" to administer, she asked that her son- in-law Simon Davis might be appointed; Peter Bulkley signed his consent. Eight days later, Simon Davis of Har vard, co. Worcester, tanner, with Samuel Gooken, Gent., and William Gammage, cooper, both of Cambridge, as his sure ties, was appointed administrator. The inventory merely showed wages of 6.10.6 due the estate ; no further probate action.

      193 -f-viii. Peter, b. 19 Mar. 1720/1.

      194 ix. Charles, b. 28 Oct. 1724, d. at Halifax, Nova Scotia, in 1757,

      unm. In his will, dated at Halifax, 1 Aug. 1757, attested there by the witnesses 5 Aug. 1757, and proved in Middlesex County, Mass., 12 Apr. 1758, he called himself of Littleton, "Captain of a Company of Rangers in His Majesty's Service in the Forces commanded by His Excellency the Earl of Loudoun that are going on the present Expedition," and gave all his property to "my beloved Brother and ffriend Peter Bulkeley."

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived;), Source number: 184.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: CB2..
      Birth date: 1673
      Birth place: MA
      Marriage date: 1713
      Marriage place:

    2. [S57] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived;), Source number: 2246.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JVG..
      Birth date: 1670
      Birth place: MA
      Marriage date: 1696
      Marriage place: MA

    3. [S38] Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Edmund West, comp., (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.;), Birth year: 1670; Birth city: Concord; Birth state: MA..
      Birth date: 7 September 1670
      Birth place: Concord, MA
      Death date: 24 September 1748
      Death place: Littleton, MA
      Marriage date: 19 March 1695
      Marriage place:

    4. [S61] Family Data Collection - Births, Edmund West, comp., (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.;).
      Birth date: 7 September 1670
      Birth place: Concord, MA, USA

    5. [S6] Massachusetts Town Birth Records, New England Historic Genealogical Society, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Vital Records of Bellingham Massachusetts to the Year 1850. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1904.Vital Records of Granville Massachusetts to the Year;).
      Birth date: 1670
      Birth place: Concord

    6. [S297] Millennium File, Heritage Consulting, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003;).