John Dwight

ID #1636, (c 1601-1659/60)
Relationship9th great-grandfather of Linda Sargent
     John Dwight was born c 1601, in England.1 John Dwight was of Woolverstone, Suffolk, England.1 He married Mrs Hannah (Unknown) Dwight s 1623.2 His wife Hannah died on 5 Sep 1656 in Dedham, MA, leaving him a widower. John Dwight married Mrs Elizabeth (Unknown) Thatcher on Sunday, 20 Jan 1657/58 in Dedham, MA.3 John Dwight left a will dated 16 Jun 1658 in Dedham, MA. In addition to his homestall, he owned 30 acres of dividend land in Watertown. He died on 24 Jan 1659/60 in Dedham, MA.


Mrs Hannah (Unknown) Dwight b. s 1603, d. 5 Sep 1656
ChartsAncestors of Joseph Bradford Sargent

Sources of Information

  1. Robert Anderson, The Great Migration, , (Boston, MA: NEHGS, 2007) , vol II, pp371-378.
  2. Assumption of Researcher,.
  3. Robert Anderson, The Great Migration, , (Boston, MA: NEHGS, 2007) , Vol 2 p 375.
  4. William Addams Reitwiesner, family web site titled "WARGS",, viewed Mar 2008.


Dates using 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.
MALE or FEMALE means I don't know the first name.