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Benjamin Johnson

Male 1657 - 1707  (49 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Johnson 
    Born 27 August 1657  Scituate, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation blacksmith 
    Died 26 March 1707  [3
    Notes 
    • Benjamin was constable in Hingham in 1691 and 1692; selectman 1698. He also was landlord and proprietor of the ‘Pine Tree Tavern’ situated on Town (South) St. [3]
    Person ID I15193  Schirado
    Last Modified 6 January 2003 

    Father Humphrey Johnson,   b. about 1620, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 July 1693, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Ellen Cheney,   b. about 1620,   d. 28 September 1678, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 20 March 1641/2  Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F1440  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Rebecca Hersey,   b. 20 August 1663, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 February 1711/2  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 11 June 1683  Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Johnson,   b. 28 June 1684, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 September 1684, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Benjamin Johnson,   b. 15 July 1685, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 December 1695, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     3. Joshua Johnson,   b. 9 August 1689, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 March 1693/4, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     4. Ruth Johnson,   b. 10 January 1691/2, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 March 1612/3, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Sarah Johnson,   b. 7 February 1693/4, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1736, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     6. Benjamin Johnson,   b. 3 June 1696, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Mary Johnson,   b. 26 July 1699, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Joshua Johnson,   b. 28 September 1701, Hingham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 August 1789, Stoughton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F11691  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] (NEHGS, Boston, 1909).

    2. [S14] Plymouth Colony vital records, Transcribed by George Ernest Bowman.

    3. [S12] George Lincoln, et al., (published by the Town of Hingham, 1893).

    4. [S112] The Heath connection: English origins of Isaac and William Heath of Roxbury, Massachusetts, John Johnson, Edward Morris, and Elizabeth (Morris) Cartwright, Douglas Richardson.


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