John Meader

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ChartsAncestors of Harriet Hanson Robinson
John Meader, son of John Meader and Abigail (…), was born at Oyster River, New Hampshire, about 1656.1 He died at Oyster River, December 1736.1

John married (1) Sarah Follett, daughter of Nicholas Follett and Abigail (…), before 1680;1,2 he married (2) Elizabeth Kirke, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), before 1726;1 he married (3) Agnes (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), about April 1735.1

John left a will dated 2 November 1736, proved 17 Dec 1736 naming 4 surviving children and two Tibbets grandchildren, but not wife Agnes. She later quit claimed land to his son Joseph in 1737.1

Family 1

Sarah Follett b. 1654, d. bef. 1726
  • Joseph Meader1 b. 10 Apr 1681
  • Elizabeth Meader+3 b. 1683, d. aft. 1741
  • Nicholas Meader1 b. abt. 1685
  • Sarah Meader1 b. 29 Oct 1685, d. abt. 1722
  • Abigail Meader1 b. say 1687

Family 2

Elizabeth Kirke d. bef. 1735

Family 3

Agnes (…)
This person was last edited on14 Dec 2017


  1. [S922] Sybil Noyes, Charles T. Libby and Walter G. Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press, 1928-1939, 473-474. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Noyes, Libby, and Davis, Gen. Dict. of Maine & N. H.
  2. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1022, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  3. [S445] Robert S. Canney, compiler, Early Marriages of Strafford County, New Hampshire 1630-1850 (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1991), 231, further cited as Strafford Co. Marriages.