Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1686/00/00 Rev John Williams receives a house, a homelott and 16 cowcommons of meadowland. Home Williams Parsonage site Deerfield
1686/00/00 Eunice Mather marries John Williams Groom Marriage of Eunice Mather and John Williams
1704/02/29 John Williams, his wife and five children are kidnapped and marched off towards Canada. Captive Williams Parsonage site Deerfield Raid on Deerfield
1706/10/25 Reverend John Williams and two of his sons are redeemed and leave Quebec. Captive Raid on Deerfield
1706/11/21 Reverend Williams returns to Boston, Massachusetts. Life
1706/12/05 Williams gives a sermon in Second Church, Boston (lost). Luke 8:39 KJV - Return to thine own house, and shew how great things God hath done unto thee. And he went his way, and published throughout the whole city how great things Jesus had done unto him. Vocation The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion (book)
1707/03/00 "The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion" is published. Boston: Printed by B Green, for Samuel Phillips, at the brick shop (lost, across from Town House). Author The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion (book) Old State House Boston Raid on Deerfield
1707/07/00 Parson Williams's new house is completed during the summer of 1707. His children are living with relatives in Roxbury, Charlestown and Northampton. Home Old Deerfield Village Historic District Deerfield
1707/09/00 Abigail Bissell, a widow, marries John Williams. Abigail is a granddaughter of the Rev John Warham, and a first cousin Williams' first wife. She helps him rebuild the household and reunite his children. John and Abigail will have five children. Groom Marriage of Abigail Bissell and John Williams
1707/12/28 Rev Williams removes to Deerfield to resume his pastoral duties. The town votes to build him another house to replace the one burned in the attack. The meetinghouse, built in 1695, was still intact. Life
1729/06/09 Reverend John Williams, minister of Deerfield, suffers a stroke. Health
1729/06/12 Reverend John Williams dies at the age of 65. Died

1 Creative Work by Rev John Williams »

Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion (book) Author Book 1707/03/00
  • 1000 or so Notable Biographies, Histories and Verfabulas

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