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Sergt. John Ruggles

Male 1657 - 1712  (54 years)


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  • Name John Ruggles 
    Prefix Sergt. 
    Born 19 May 1657  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 30 January 1658  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation cordwainer 
    Died 28 February 1711/2  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Eliot Burying Ground, Roxbury Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Lot: B110
    Notes 
    • From J.W. Linzee’s History of Peter Parker and Sarah Ruggles of Roxbury:
      (Suff. XVII : 408, 468) Inventory of the estate of Mr. John Ruggles Jr., Cordwainer, of Roxbury, taken 10 Mar. 1711-2, and presented by Elizabeth Ruggles admx. 5 June 1712.
      (Suff. XVIII : 71) paid Deborah Man, Richard Wood, Richard Draper, Robert Harris, Joseph Briscoe, John Ruggles, Hannah Rugks, Benjamin Dowse, John Bowles, Sarah Weld, Thomas Cheney, Noah Perrin.
      (Suff. XVIII : 159) widow gets her third, also mentions heirs.
      (Suff. XVIII : 191-2) Jonathan Ruggles aged about 19 years, John Ruggles aged about 16 years, made Capt. John Ruggles their guardian. Elizabeth aged about 13 years, made Capt. Samuel Ruggles her guardian. All children of John Ruggles of Roxbury, Cordwainer, dec'd.
      (Suff. VI : 410) The will of William Tay, aged 72, mentions son Jeremiah; dau. Elizabeth; grandchilde Elizabeth Tay, my eldest son's dau.; son Nathaniel lands in Bilrica; wife; son Isaiah; dau. Grace; wife exex. Made 28 Apr. 1680; proved 12 Apr. 1683.
      (Suff. IX : 118) Grace Tay executrix.
      (Suff. XXVIII : 70-1) The will of Isaiah Tay of Boston, mentions wife; her half brother Daniel Watkins Sadler of Charlestown; sister Elizabeth Ruggles of Roxbury widow of John Ruggles dec'd; Mercy Butler; Wm. Tay son of my brother Nathaniel Tay of ,Wobum dec'd; Mr. Benjamin Colman & Mr. William Cooper Pastors of the Church; Samuel Barrat, the Revd. Minister of Hopkinton; daus. of my brother Nathan’l Tay of Wobum dec'd: children of Mary Barns dec'd, which was another of his daus. with Sarah Jones of Nansasskett widow, Elizabeth Chamberlin of Nansasskett, Bersheba Howard and Grace Walker; children of Mary Barns afors'd viz: Huldah Barns, James Bams, Isaiah Bams and John Bams. Made 19 Mar. 1727; proved 22 June 1730.
      (Suff. Deed LXVI : 254) The 15 Mar. 1730. Indenture between Elizabeth Ruggles of Roxbury, Co. Suff., widow, William Tay of Wobum, Co. Midd., James Hayward of Woburn & Bathsheba his wife, Benjamin Walker of Wobum and Grace his wife, Sarah Jones of Hull, Co. Suff. widow, Joseph Chamberlain of Hull & Elizabeth his wife, Alford Butler of Boston & Mercy his wife, William Willis of Medford, Percival Hall of Sutton, Co. Worcester & Jane his wife, Samuel Symond of Middleton, Co. Essex, and Mary his wife, on the one part and John Billings and Richard Billings of Boston of the other Part . . . sell messuage or double Dwelling house and land in Boston, heretofore the Estate of Inheritance of Isaiah Tay late of Boston.
      (Suff. XXXV : 318-9, 344) The will of Elizabeth Ruggles of Roxbury, being advanced in years; mentions my only son Isaiah Very, whom I trust is yet in the Land of the Living, tho. he has been long absent. Dated at Roxbury 27 Apr. 1739. In presence of Joseph Heath, John Ruggles, John Emmes.
      Presented 13 Feb. 1740-1; approved 7 Apr. 1741. [2]
    Person ID I11534  Schirado
    Last Modified 3 June 2012 

    Father John Ruggles,   b. about 1633, Sudbury, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 February 1713, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Gibson,   b. 29 March 1637, Cambridge, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 December 1673, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 3 April 1655  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F8175  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Hannah Devotion,   b. about December 1654, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 December 1700, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 1 May 1679  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Hannah Ruggles,   b. 15 February 1680, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Ruggles,   b. 25 October 1681, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Ruggles,   b. 18 September 1683, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 1695  (Age < 11 years)
     4. Sarah Ruggles,   b. 28 February 1685/6, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Dorothy Ruggles,   b. 20 February 1688, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Jonathan Ruggles,   b. 19 May 1694, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 November 1715, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    +7. Dea. John Ruggles,   b. 8 March 1696/7, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 December 1772, Scituate, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +8. Elizabeth Ruggles,   b. 21 October 1700, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 August 1767, Petersham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Family ID F8178  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Elizabeth Tay,   b. 25 June 1660, Boston, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 July 1740, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 12 February 1700/1  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F8179  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Roxbury Vital Records.

    2. [S587] John William Linzee, (1913, Boston).


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