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Josiah JOHNSON

Josiah JOHNSON

Male 1736 - 1780  (43 years)

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  • Name Josiah JOHNSON 
    Born 15 Sep 1736 
    • Josiah Johnson
      Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records
      Name Josiah Johnson
      Event Type Birth
      Event Date 15 Sep 1736
      Event Place Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
      Gender Male
      Father's Name Josiah Johnson
      Mother's Name Elisabeth
      Citing this Record
      "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4VH-FL4 : 5 November 2017), Josiah Johnson, 15 Sep 1736; citing Birth, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 901,881.
      Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001
      Reference ID 65
      GS Film Number 901881
      Digital Folder Number 007009657
      Image Number 00170
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1736] 
    Living 14 May 1764 
    • Josiah Johnson
      in the New Hampshire, Wills and Probate Records, 1643-1982
      Name: Josiah Johnson
      Probate Date: 14 May 1764
      Probate Place: New Hampshire, USA
      Inferred Death Year: Abt 1764
      Inferred Death Place: New Hampshire, USA
      Item Description: Probate Records, Vol 22-23, 1760-1765
      Table of Contents 2 images
      Will Papers 1-2
      Province [New Hampshire] Deeds and Probate Records From 1623-1772; Author: New Hampshire (Colony); Probate Place: New Hampshire
      Josiah Johnson yeoman Pelham
      wife Elizabeth
      sons Josiah, David, William, Ezra
      daughters Elizabeth, Sarah Hawood, Susanna Sheed, Hannah
      14 May 1764
    Residence 7 Mar 1774  Pelham, Hillsborough, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 28 Page 174
      Petition
      Inhabitants of Pelham
      7 March 1774
      ...
      Thomas Johnson
      ...
      Josiah Johnson
    Will 7 Mar 1780  Pelham, Hillsborough, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire, county probate estate files, 1769-1936
      Format: Manuscript/Manuscript on Digital Images
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G9WH-SH9P?i=4241&wc=M7MB-XWL%3A383109101%2C383598601&cc=2040042
      [4247/5446]
      Josiah Johnson
      #4633
      Pelham
      Will
      Micro #5
      Will [at Ancestry]
      mother Elizabeth Butler the one cow she carried with her when she married the second time...my honored father late of Pelham deceased
      eldest sister Elizabeth Trule?
      my second sister Sarah Howard
      Mary alias Molly Shead daughter of Susanna Shead my third sister
      sons of my sister Susannah Shead Nathan, Nathaniel, William, Benjamin
      youngest sister Hannah Gorrel
      brothers David, William
      brother William's wife's father Lieut Reuben Spaulding
      Pelham 7 March 1780
    Military
    • Josiah Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Josiah Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: Feb 1776
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Regiment: Bedel's Regiment
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Capt Jason Wait
      Payroll

      Josiah Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Josiah Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 20 Sep 1777
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Regiment: 3d Regiment
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Caot Benj Stone
      Josiah Johnson 7 May 1777 8 months discharged 10 January 1778

      Josiah Johnson
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Josiah Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 2 Jan 1778
      Military Place: New Hampshire, USA
      State or Army Served: New Hampshire
      Regiment: 3d Battalion
      Rank: Private
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Capt Benjamin Stone


      NH State Papers: 2 instances of Josiah Johnson as mentioned about. No residence given
    Died 2 Jun 1780  Pelham, Hillsborough, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Josiah Johnson
      in the New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949
      Name: Josiah Johnson
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: abt 1736
      Death Date: 2 Jun 1780
      Death Age: 44
      Father Name: Josiah Johnson
      Clerk Locality: Pelham, New Hampshire
      Event Type: Death
      FHL Film Number: 1001087
      Ancestry.com. New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
    Person ID I50122  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2017 

    Father Josiah JOHNSON,   b. [1701],   d. 14 Jun 1764, Pelham, Hillsborough, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth 
    Family ID F15303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Or is this Josiah Johnson m Bryant?

      https://books.google.com/books?id=rStOAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false
      Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New Hampshire, Volume 2
      Year Ending 1 June 1866
      Volume 2
      George E Jenks State Printer. Concord. 1866
      p 159
      For "the expedition against Crown Point" of 1756 this Province raised a regiment of seven hundred men, under the command of Colonel Nathaniel Meserve or Portsmouth.
      ...
      p 176
      In the Fall of 1756, a reinforcement to the army was called for, and Capt John Gilman marched, with a company of 73 men, to join Colonel Meserve's regiment. They were out but about two weeks, when the campaign ended. Captain Gilman's roll was as follows:

      John Gilman, Captain
      ...
      Josiah Johnson
      Time of entry: 12 October 1756
      Time of discharge: 20 October 1756