Locke Genealogy

John Locke

John Locke

Male Abt 1627 - 1696  (~ 69 years)

  • Captain John Locke was probably baptized in London, England, Sept. 16, 1627, married about 1652, Elizabeth, the daughter of William and Jane Berry, and was killed by the Indians Aug. 26, 1696, in Rye, N. H. Elizabeth the widow was living in 1708 when the estate was settled and the children given below shared in its distribution. Several old papers prepared by descendants born about 1735, give the entire family, and in the following order. As first names only were given it is impossible to determine whether the girls were married, or to whom married at that time (1708) but we know nearly all were. -- Locke Genealogy 1916

    An extended biography appears in pages 1-10 of "A History and Genealogy of Captain John Locke" (see sources)

    BIOGRAPHY

    "Fl Captain John Locke was probably baptized in London,
    England, Sept. 6, 1627, married about 1652, Elizabeth, the
    daughter of William and Jane Berry, and was killed by the
    Indians Aug. 26, 1696, in Rye, N. H. Elizabeth the widow
    was living in 1708 when the estate was settled"

    An extended biography appears in pp1-10 of the Locke Genealogy.

    OTHER

    A history and genealogy of Captain John Locke (1627-1696) of Portsmouth and Rye, N.H., and his descendants; also of Nathaniel Locke of Portsmouth, and a short account of the history of the Lockes in England; Locke, Arthur Horton, 1866-; Rumford Press, Concord, NH; probably published 1916

 
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  • Name John Locke 
    Gender Male 
    Born Abt 1627  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptism 16 Sep 1627  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1644  Dover, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 22 Jan 1660  Portsmouth, NH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1666  Rye, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    LockeID F1 
    Died 26 Aug 1696  Rye, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1  Locke Family Tree | Public
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 

    Father Thomas Locke,   d. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Christena French 
    Married 16 Jul 1624  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F5861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Thomas Locke 
    Mother Christina French 
    Family ID F5360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Berry,   b. Abt 1637,   d. Aft 1708, Rye, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1652  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Locke
     2. John Locke,   b. Abt 1654
     3. Elizabeth Locke
     4. Nathaniel Locke,   b. Abt 1661, probably Hampton, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1734, Hampton, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     5. Alice Locke
     6. Edward Locke,   d. Abt 1739
     7. Tryphena Locke,   d. 6 Mar 1729
     8. Rebecca Locke
     9. Mary Locke
     10. William Locke,   b. 17 Apr 1677, Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1768, Rye, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     11. James Locke
     12. Joseph Locke,   d. Mar 1768
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1627 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 16 Sep 1627 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1644 - Dover, NH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Jan 1660 - Portsmouth, NH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1666 - Rye, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Aug 1696 - Rye, NH Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Captain John Locke was probably baptized in London, England, Sept. 16, 1627, married about 1652, Elizabeth, the daughter of William and Jane Berry, and was killed by the Indians Aug. 26, 1696, in Rye, N. H. Elizabeth the widow was living in 1708 when the estate was settled and the children given below shared in its distribution. Several old papers prepared by descendants born about 1735, give the entire family, and in the following order. As first names only were given it is impossible to determine whether the girls were married, or to whom married at that time (1708) but we know nearly all were. -- Locke Genealogy 1916

      An extended biography appears in pages 1-10 of "A History and Genealogy of Captain John Locke" (see sources)

      BIOGRAPHY

      "Fl Captain John Locke was probably baptized in London,
      England, Sept. 6, 1627, married about 1652, Elizabeth, the
      daughter of William and Jane Berry, and was killed by the
      Indians Aug. 26, 1696, in Rye, N. H. Elizabeth the widow
      was living in 1708 when the estate was settled"

      An extended biography appears in pp1-10 of the Locke Genealogy.

      OTHER

      A history and genealogy of Captain John Locke (1627-1696) of Portsmouth and Rye, N.H., and his descendants; also of Nathaniel Locke of Portsmouth, and a short account of the history of the Lockes in England; Locke, Arthur Horton, 1866-; Rumford Press, Concord, NH; probably published 1916

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] A History and Genealogy of Capt. John Locke [1627-1696] of Portsmouth and Rye, N. H, Arthur H. Locke, (Rumford Press, Concord, NH, 1916), F1.

    2. [S5] A History and Genealogy of Capt. John Locke [1627-1696] of Portsmouth and Rye, N. H, Arthur H. Locke, (Rumford Press, Concord, NH, 1916), p 1.

    3. [S180] A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, James Savage, (Little, Brown and Company, Boston, MA, 1860), v 1 p 171.