Johnny Appleseed

Ancestry of
Johnny Appleseed

aka John Chapman


    James Simonds

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Johnny Appleseed
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 24 
    • Birth Date:
    • 1 Nov 1658 
    • Birth Location:
    • Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 15 Sep 1717 
    • Death Location:
    • Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 29 Dec 1685 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for James Simonds

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Woburn, Vol. 1, p. 236, Birth record for James Simonds.
    • 3 Cutter, William Richard , Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts, Vol ume 1 , New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1910) , 121.
    • 4 Ferris, Mary Walton , Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines: A Memorial Volume Containing the American Ancestry of Rufus R. D awes , Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Cuneo Press (1931) , Vol. 1, p. 94, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Sewall, Samuel , The History of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass.: From the Grant of its Territory to Charlestow n, in 1640 to the Year 1860 , Boston: Wiggin and Lunt, Publishers (1868) , 639, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 6 Wheeler, Florence E. , John Chapman's Line of Descent from Edward Chapman of Ipswich , Columbus, Ohio: (excerpted from the Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly, vol. 48, no . 1, Jan 1939) , 32, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).