Janis Joplin

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    Asahel Gunn Jr.

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Janis Joplin
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 226 
    • Birth Date:
    • 5 Feb 1757 
    • Birth Location:
    • Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 20 Dec 1834 
    • Death Location:
    • Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Old South Cemetery, Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 12 Sep 1776 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Spouse:
    • Submit Bardwell
    • Marriage Date:
    • 3 Oct 1792

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  • Sources for Asahel Gunn Jr.

    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Montague, Vol. 1, p. 135, Death record for Asahel Gunn.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Montague, Vol. 1, p. 79, Marriage record for Asahell Gunn and Lucy Gunn.
    • 5 Smith, John Montague, et. al., History of the Town of Sunderland, Massachusetts, 1673-1899: Which Originally Embraced Within Its Limits the . . ., Greenfield, Massachusetts: Press of E. A. Hall and Company (1899), 384-385, Google Books (Digital Library).