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John JOHNSON

John JOHNSON

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  • Name John JOHNSON 
    Born Bef 1694 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 24 Mar 1714/5  Greenland, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 12 Jul 1737  Greenland, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rockingham County Land Records
      Volume 24 Page 9
      John Johnson Junr husbandman Greenland
      Enoch Clark innholder Greenland
      15 pounds
      1 acre in Greenland
      12 July 1737
      John Johnson
      Prudence Johnson
      Wit: John Goeln, Matthias Hains
    Residence 12 Jul 1742  Greenland, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rockingham County Land Records
      Volume 26 Page 365
      John Johnson husbandman Greenland
      Enoch Clark innholder Greenland
      57 acres in Greenland
      715 10 -
      12 July 1742
      John Johnson
      Prudence Johnson
      Wit: Matthias Hains, Lewis Hains
    Residence 30 Sep 1748  Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Grant 1749  New Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1749  Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 22 May 1752  Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rockingham County Land Records
      Volume 39 Page 122
      John Johnson yeoman Durham
      Jonathan Barker
      60 pounds
      a marsh in Greenland 3 acres
      bounded northerly by a creek called Willey's Creek
      easterly by salt marsh of Nathan Johnson
      southerly partly by upland of Lewis Hanes & partly by upland of the said Nathan
      westerly by the said Creek
      22 May 1752
      John Johnson
      Wit: Jonathan Blanchard, Isaac Rindge
    Residence 23 Apr 1753  Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rockingham County Land Records
      Volume 40 Page 384
      John Johnson gentleman Durham
      Samuel Weeks gentleman Greenland
      160 pounds
      23 April 1753
      John Johnson
      Prudence Johnson
      Wit: Mary Foulsom, Thomas Young, Abner Hanes
    Residence 30 Oct 1753  Durham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Rockingham County Land Records
      Volume 49 Page 301
      John Jonson gentleman Durham & Nathaniel Frost yeoman Durham
      Ebenezer Smith Yeoman Durham
      25 pounds
      100 acres granted by the Purchasers of Capt John Tufton Mason's right of land in said Province
      granted to Jonathan Chesley & others
      Lot 23
      30 October 1753
      Nathaniel Frost
      John Johnson
      Wit: Walter Bryent, Jeremiah Folsom Junr
    Grant 9 Feb 1767  Chatham, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 24 Page 547
      ...
      [Charter of Chatham 1767]
      ...
      9 February 1767
      ...
      Grantees of Chatham
      ...
      Nathl Frost
      ...
      Jeremy Bryent Esqr
      ...
      Walter Bryent Esqr
      ...
      Jno Johnson
      ...
      John Bryent
      ...
      Province of New Hampshire 9th Febry 1767
    Died Bef 1778? 
    • See New Durham grant
    Person ID I50946  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2019 

    Father John JOHNSON,   b. 2 Nov 1662,   d. 7 Dec 1747  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Hannah LEWIS 
    Family ID F15642  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Prudence CROSBY 
    Married 24 Mar 1714/5  Hampton Falls, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • History of Hampton Falls, N.H. ...
      By Warren Brown
      p 128
      Record of Marriages
      Marriage comsummated by Rev Theophilus Cotton, Taken from a record in his own handwriting
      1715 March 24 John Johnson of Greenland and Prudence Crosby of Hampton
    Children 
     1. Hannah JOHNSON,   d. 1802, Barrington, Strafford, NH Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Deborah JOHNSON
     3. Eleanor JOHNSON
     4. Sarah JOHNSON
     5. Martha JOHNSON
     6. Josiah JOHNSON,   b. Bef 1727,   d. March 1793 - 1798  (Age > 71 years)
     7. John JOHNSON
     8. Bathsheba JOHNSON
     9. Prudence JOHNSON
     10. Ichabod JOHNSON,   b. C 1738,   d. Bef 1820 CENSUS
     11. Margaret JOHNSON
    Family ID F15640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Durham and Barrington Johnsons
    Durham and Barrington Johnsons
    Map and select timeline of John Johnson m Prudence Crosby and Joseph Johnson m Mary in Barrington and Durham, Strafford, New Hampshire, sons of John Johnson m Hannah Lewis from Greenland.

  • Notes 
    • New Hampshire State Papers: Checked John Johnson and Greenland/Durham
      Rockingham County Probate: Nil

      https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/429586?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Rockingham County Land Records Index
      Several instances of John Johnson in Grantor Index. No Prudence. I looked at John Johnson deeds 1700-1800, extracted only John and Prudence deeds. I also looked for an acquisition of land 1742-1753 in Durham.

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire Gazette: Newspaper Abstracts, 1756-1769 Journals and Periodicals
      RECORD : 1769
      LOCATION : Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      TEXT : John Johnson and Nicholas Frost were included in the list of delinquents owing taxes of 1? 14s 0d in taxes for rights in New Durham, New Hampshire. New Hampshire Gazette (Portsmouth, New Hampshire), 27 October 1769, p. 3, col. 3. [Published three times between 27 October 1769 and 10 November 1769.]
    • New Hampshire, Wills and Probate Records, 1643-1982
      New Hampshire Index to Deeds and Probate, Hutchinson, Timothy - Kennedy, Fergus
      [3050/5707]
      7 February 1742/3
      John Johnson Durham
      Ebenezer Johnson Greenland
      land in Greenland
      Volume 42 Page 296

      New Hampshire, Wills and Probate Records, 1643-1982
      New Hampshire Index to Deeds and Probate, Hutchinson, Timothy - Kennedy, Fergus
      [3055/5707]
      30 September 1748
      John Johnson Dearim
      Robert Goss Greenland
      land in Greenland
      Volume 37 Page 174
    • The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 22
      p 453
      A List of the Province Rate in the Year 1723 For the Parish of Greenland, New Hampshire
      John Johnson Senor - 11 -
      Ensign Johnson - 13 3
      Deacon Johnson - 12 6
      Nathan Johnson - 12 6
      ...
      Capt James Johnson - 17 6
    • John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1715
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9798
    • John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1735
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9804

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1741
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9805

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1741
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9806

      Johhn JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1712
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9797

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1727
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9800

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1727
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9801

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1727
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9802

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1715
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9799

      John JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1735
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9803
    • John JOHNSON New England Historical and Genealogical Register Journals and Periodicals
      RECORD : 1874
      VOLUME : 28
      PAGE : 421
      TEXT : Greenland, N. H.--Early Ministerial Records. (Continued.)
      1725
      En John Johnson owned the Covenant etc
    • John JOHNSON New England Historical and Genealogical Register Journals and Periodicals
      RECORD : 1874
      VOLUME : 28
      PAGE : 254
      TEXT : Greenland, N. H. Early Ministerial Records
      1727
      John Johnson
      Prudence Johnson wife to Ens John Johnson

      John Sr.* JOHNSON New Hampshire: Miscellaneous Censuses and Substitutes, 1640-1890 Census, Tax and Voter Lists
      CENSUS : 1723
      LOCATION : Greenland, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
      VOLUME : NH Census substitutes, 1640-1776
      PAGE : 9815

      John JOHNSON New England Historical and Genealogical Register Journals and Periodicals
      RECORD : 1875
      VOLUME : 29
      PAGE : 39
      TEXT : Greenland, N. H.--Early Ministerial Records. (Continued.)
      Roll of Deaths Kept by the Rev William Allen
      1747 Dec 7 Mr John Johnson Senr 1748
    • New Hampshire, Wills and Probate Records, 1643-1982
      New Hampshire Index to Deeds and Probate, Hutchinson, Timothy - Kennedy, Fergus
      [3055/5707]
      30 September 1748
      John Johnson r Dearim
      Robert Gorss/Goss r Greenlaw
      land in Greenlawnd
      Volume 37 Page 174[97/595]
      Johnson husbandman Dearim
      Robert Gorss husbandman Greenland
      95 pounds old tenor
      2 1/2 acres in Greenland described
      30 September 1758
      John Johnson
      Wit: Thomas Laighton, Ia: Wood
    • Grant of New Durham

      * * *
      New Hapshire State Papers
      New Durham Volume 12 Page 701

      * * *
      New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 28 Page 97
      [Names of Chesley's Associates 1749]
      [Masonian Papers Volume 7 Page 72]
      Province of New Hampshire
      To the Honble Theodore Atkinson Esqur and other Gentlemen Purchasers and Proprietors of John Tufton mason Esqur his Right in Lands in said Province a List of the Subscribers to the Petition for a Tract of land above Rochester, to the abovesaid Proprietors, preferred by the hands of Capt Jonathan Chesley & mr Ebenezer Smith vizt-
      Durham April 11th 1749
      ...
      Walter Bryent
      ...
      John Jonson nathaniel frost Borth 1 shire
      ...
      [The names are then repeated and numbered from 1 to 80. Ed]

      Volume 28 Page 98
      [Charter of New Durham 1749]
      [Masonian Proprietors' Records 5 May 1849]
      Province of New Hampshire
      Portsmouth May the 5th 1749 Fryday three of the Clock afternoon at the Dwelling house of Sarah Prust widow The Proprietors meet according to adjournment
      Voted that there be & hereby is Granted unto...
      Walter Bryant...
      John Jonson & Nathl Frost both one Share
      ...
      all in Said Province of New Hampshire in Equal Shares Excepting as Aforesaid and as Hereafter is herein Excepted on the Terms Conditions & Limitations herein After Expressed all that tract of Land within the Province Aforesaid Containing the Quantity of Six Miles Sqaure Bounded as follows...
      [described]
      [terms]
      ...[etc]

      Volume 28 Page 102
      [Draft of Lots 1750]
      [Masonian Paper Volume 7 Page 73 and Proprietors' Records Volume 6 Page 228 and Volume 7 Page 61
      Province of New Hampshire Portsouth May the 2d 1750
      At a Proprietors meeting held at the House of Ann Slayton
      The Draft of the shares or Lots of the Township granted to Jona Chesly Ebenr Smith & others
      ...
      19 John Johnson & Nathaniel Frost [Lot No] 23
      ...
      94 Walter Brient [Lot No 74]

      Volume 28 Page 104
      [Condition of Settlements 1770]
      [Masonia Papers Volume 7 Page 74
      An Inventory of the Familys Houses improved Ground & Fell Trees in the Township of New Durham Vizt
      Nil: Frost, Johnson, Bryant, Lot 23
      ...
      Lot 94 No men settled No family 4 acres improved ground 4 acres of fell trees

      Volume 28 Page 106
      [Another Report of Settlements April 1770]
      [Masonia Papers Volume 7 Page 75]
      An Inventory of the Improvements made In N Durham
      ...
      Lot 94 No houses No land improved 2 1/2 acres cleared 2 acres fell trees
      ...
      Lot 23 1 house burnt 4 acres of land improved No acres of land cleared No acres of fell trees

      Volume 28 Page 108
      [Account of Several Lots]
      [Masonian Papers Volume 7 Page 76]
      ...
      No 23 A House has been built And Burnt and more than three Acres on Said Lot has been Improved for mowing & Planting
      ...
      No 94 Three Acres fell Trees & Mostly Clear'd Up

      New Durham Original Right of John Johnson and Nathaniel Frost

      Strafford County Registry of Deeds
      Volume 3 Page 208
      Josiah Johnson yeoman Middleton
      Ebenezer Bickford Junior husbandman New Durham
      50 pounds
      65 acres in New Durham in the Second Division in the third range From the Gore so called Being 1 half of the right originally Drawn to John Johnson, Nathaniel Frost, Number Twenty three
      29 October 1778
      Josiah Johnson
      Wit: Joseph Roberts, Ephraim Roberts
      rcd 7 December 1778
    • Grant of Chatham

      * * *
      New Hampshire State Papers
      Volume 24 Page 547
      ...
      [Charter of Chatham 1767]
      ...
      9 February 1767
      ...
      Grantees of Chatham
      ...
      Nathl Frost
      ...
      Jeremy Bryent Esqr
      ...
      Walter Bryent Esqr
      ...
      Jno Johnson
      ...
      John Bryent
      ...
      Province of New Hampshire 9th Febry 1767

      * * *
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/218966?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Strafford County (N.H.) land records, 1773-1901
      Authors: Strafford County (New Hampshire). Register of Deeds
      v. 23-25 1796-1798
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      16387
      8204299
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008204299?cat=218966
      Volume 23 Page 360
      [189/789]
      Joshua Foss Junr Esq r Barrington Collector of Taxes for Chatham 1792
      Moses Canney trader Madbury
      4 7 6
      the whole of rights of lot in the Township of Chatham
      John Burley
      John Doley
      John Jonson
      James Gooding
      ...being the highest bidder
      13 January 1793
      Joshua Foss Junr
      Wit: Daniel Hall, Thomas Babb

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/218966?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Strafford County (N.H.) land records, 1773-1901
      Authors: Strafford County (New Hampshire). Register of Deeds
      v. 69-70 1811-1812
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      16405
      8128863
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008128863?cat=218966
      Volume 70 Page 416
      [511/580
      Joshua Heath Esq collector of taxes of and for the proprietors of the township of Chatham for 1798-1799
      Moses Canney Esq Madbury
      $78
      land in Chatham
      the whole of the original right of John Burley Jur No -
      the whole of the original rght of John Johnson No -
      the whole of the original right of Jeremiah Folsom Junr No -
      the whole of the original right of John Bennett Junr No -
      1/3 of the whole of the original right of Ichabod Hilton No -
      2/3 of the whole of the original right of Nathaniel Frost
      about 160 acres granted to the said Canney
      ...being the highest bidder
      ...
      9 July 1800
      Joshua Heath Collector
      Wit: Leavett Hill, Giles Richards

      * * *
      20 June 1812 John Johnson et als to Ichabod Canney Chatham Tax Deed 70 425
      20 June 1812 John Johnson et als to Ichabod Canney Chatham Tax Deed 70 428