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John FEKE

Male 1639 - 1724  (~ 86 years)


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  • Name John FEKE 
    Born Between 1638 and 1639  Watertown, Middlesex County, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died May 1724  Matinecock, Long Island, Queens [now Nassau] County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Cocks, George William and Cox, John, Jr., History and Genealogy of the Cock-Cocks-Cox Family: New York, privately published, 1912, pp. 287-288:

      John Feke (as he wrote it) b. Watertown, Mass., about 1638-39; d. Matinecock 3 mo. (May) 1724 and was prob. laid in the Underhill burial place; m. according to Friends Record 15/7 mo. (Sept.) anno. 1673, at Killingworth, Elizabeth Priar, b. 6th mo. (Aug.) 1656; d. 25/11 mo. (Jan.) 1701/2; dau. of Matthew Priar and Mary his wife, of Brookhaven, Oyster Bay and Killingworth. With his brother Robert Feeke in 1660 and 1669 execute conveyances to "our brother John Bowne" of certain land at Flushing in which it would appear that John came to Killingworth between the two dates. He was probably a mechanic as in 1672 with Samuel Andrews he engaged to build the Meeting House for Friends at Oyster Bay. In 1673 was a witness to the will of Anthony Wright, and 1683 on list of the Estates of Oysterbay Township as valued at £130. 1684/5 with John Underhill, William Frost, James Cock and twelve others of Killingworth, effected a final settlement with the Indians for the Rights of Commonage granted by them in 1667 to the Seven Purchasers. 1694 Agreement between Henry Townsend Jr. of Oyster Bay and John Feekes of Matinecock, and Samuel Birdsall and William Birdsall, to build a Sawmill, at ye place betwixt ye land of Henry Townsend, and ye meadow of John Feekes upon ye Crick called Beaver Swamp Crick, the said Feekes to carry on in labor and charge the ½ of the Mill, Henry Townsend Jr., ¼ and Samuel and Wm. Birdsall ¼.

      Issue:

      I Elizabeth, b. 9/4 mo. (June) 1674; m. Benjamin Field.

      II Hannah, b. 6/8 mo. (Oct.) 1675; m. James (8) Cock.

      III Mary, b. 30/2 mo. (Apl.) 1678; m. Henry (9) Cock.

      IV John, b. 10/5 mo. (July) 1679; d. 18/10 mo. (Dec.) 1680.

      V Robert, b. 22/4 mo. (June) 1683; m. Clemence Ludlam.

      VI Sarah, b. 17/12 mo. (Feb.) 1685/6; ?m. John Coles.

      VII Martha, b. 27/8 mo. (Oct.) 1688; m. John Carpenter.

      VIII Abigail, b. 7/6 mo. (Aug.) 1691; m. Josiah Coggeshall.

      IX Deborah, b. 5/11 mo. (Jan.) 1695; m. Thomas Whitson, Jr.
    Person ID I9016  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Robert FEAKE,   d. Feb 1662, Watertown, Middlesex County, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth FONES,   b. 21 Jan 1610,   d. 1673, Newtown, Long Island [now Suffolk County, NY] Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Between 1631 and 1632 
    Family ID F4332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth PRIAR,   b. Aug 1658,   d. 25 Jan 1702, Killingworth, Long Island, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1673  Killingworth, Long Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hannah FEKE,   b. Matinecock, Long Island, Queens [now Nassau] County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1750, Buckram, Queens [now Locust Valley, Nassau] County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F4350  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart