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    John Otis

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    • 5th Great-grandfather of Wilbur Wright — 8th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 148 
    • Birth Date:
    • 21 SEP or NOV 1657 
    • Birth Location:
    • Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 23 Sep 1727 
    • Death Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • West Barnstable Cemetery, West Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 18 Jul 1683 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • There is a marriage record for John Otis and Grace Bacon dated 15 JUL 1683 in the Hingham vital records.

  • Additional marriages for John Otis


    • Spouse:
    • Grace Hayman
    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Dec 1711
    • Marriage Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts

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  • Sources for John Otis

    • 1 Barnstable, MA: Vital Records 1625-1903, (2008), p. 55, Marriage record for John Otis and Mrs. Mercy Bacon.
    • 2 Barnstable, MA: Vital Records 1625-1903, (2008), p. 55, Death record for John Otis.
    • 3 Barnstable, MA: Vital Records 1625-1903, (2008), Vol. 1, p. 55, Marriage record for John Otis Jr. and Grace Hayman.
    • 4 Barnstable, MA: Vital Records 1625-1903, (2008), Vol. 3, p. 139, Death record for John Otis.
    • 7 Hingham, MA: Vital Records, 1637-1845, Vol. 1, p. 297, Marriage record for John Otis and Grace Bacon.
    • 9 Cutter, William Richard, ed., New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of . . . Volum e 3, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1913), 1251.
    • 11 Otis, William A., A Genealogical and Historical Memoir of the Otis Family in America, Chicago: Unknown (1924), 70-71.
    • 13 Schutz, John A., Legislators of the Massachusetts General Court 1691-1780: A Biographical Dictionary, Boston: Northeastern University Press (1997), p. 1103, Birth record for John Otis Sr..