Janis Joplin

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Janis Joplin

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    Asahel Gunn

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    • 9th Generation — 6th Great-grandfather of Janis Joplin
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 452 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1730 
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    • Death Date:
    • 11 Jul 1796 
    • Death Location:
    • Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Old South Cemetery, Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 28 Nov 1751 
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  • Sources for Asahel Gunn

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Montague, Vol. 1, p. 135, Death record for Asahel Gunn.
    • 3 Marsh, Dwight Whitney, Marsh Genealogy: Giving Several Thousand Descendants of John Marsh of Hartford, Ct., 1636-1895, Amherst, Massachusetts: Press of Carpenter and Morehouse (1895), 232, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 4 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), 385, Google Books (Digital Library).