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Rev. John Avery

Male 1686 - 1754  (67 years)


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  • Name John Avery 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Baptism 27 April 1686 
    Born 12 June 1686  Dedham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • John, the son of Robert & Elizabreth Auery, was borne the 4:12, 1686
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 April 1754  Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The Rev. Mr. John AVERY the first Pastor of the Chh: of Christ in Truro dyed in Truro the twenty third day of April in ye year 1754. Recorded by Moses Paine town clerk
    Buried Old North Cemetery, Truro Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • John’s first wife was Ruth Little, daughter of Ephraim & Mary (Sturtevant) Little. His second wife was Ruth Knowles, daughter of Samuel & Mercy (Freeman) Knowles.

      “Rev. John Avery died Apr. 23, 1754, in 69th yr. of his age and 44th year of his ministry, and first pastor ordained in Truro.” [3]
    Person ID I15594  Schirado
    Last Modified 7 September 2011 

    Father Robert Avery,   b. about December 1649, Barkham, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 October 1722, Dedham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Lane 
    Married 3 February 167[6/]7  Dedham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Robart Auery and Elizabeth lane married the 3rd of the 2d 1677
    Family ID F56354  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Ruth Little,   b. 23 November 1686, Marshfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 October 1732, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 23 November 1710  Scituate, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Avery,   b. 24 August 1711, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ephraim Avery,   b. 22 April 1713, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Ruth Avery,   b. 26 July 1715, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1744/5, Plympton, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     4. Elizabeth Avery,   b. 5 March 171[6/]7, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Robert Avery,   b. 26 May 1719, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Job Avery,   b. 6 February 1721, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1722, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. Job Avery,   b. 14 January 1722/3, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Mary Avery,   b. 19 January 1724/5, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Abigail Avery,   b. 1 June 1727, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Anna Avery,   b. 6 July 1729, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 August 1747  (Age 18 years)
    Family ID F55571  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Ruth Knowles,   b. November 1694, Eastham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 November 1745, Truro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married 26 June 1733 or 1734  Eastham, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F7782  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S556] (Dedham, Mass, 1886).

    2. [S230] (Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants).

    3. [S309] John B. Dyer, (1897).

    4. [S95] The Knowles family of Eastham, Charles Thornton Libby.


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