He emigrated from Massachusetts 17 Apr 1635.(653) He resided street unknown, in Barnstable, MA 1648.(654) John Davis, son of Dolor and Margery, b. in England about 1626, m. March 15, 1648/9, Hannah, Dau. of Robert Lynnell of Barnstable. Davis lived in Barnstable, and d. there 1703; was a farmer and house-carpenter. His name appears frequently in Barnstable town records in connection with transfers of real estate, negotiations with Indians, and in other capacities. He took the oath of fidelity at Barnstable, 1657; was surveyor of highways in 1656, 1671, 1672, 1675, and 1677; sole executor of his father;s will, 1673; on grand inquest, 1682; he owned considerable real estate at various places and settled portions of it on his sons during his own life. His will is dated 10 May 1701, and speaks of his wife as living, also of sons John, Benjamin, Samuel, Dollar, Timothy, and Jabez, of daughters Merdy, Ruth Lynnell, and Mary Hincley; also of Hannah Johes's five children, son John's four eldest sons, granddaughter Mary Goodspeed, and grandson Joseph Davis. Will proved 9 Apr 1703. Amount of inventory, 268 pounds, 12 shillings 4 d.(655)
John Davis and Hannah Lynnell had the following children:
+ 9 i. John4 Davis was born 15 Jan 1649.
10 ii. Samuel Davis(656) was born in Barnstable, MA 15 Dec 1651. Samuel died 1711 in Barnstable, MA, at age 59. He resided street unknown, in Barnstable, MA aft 15 Dec 1651. Samuel was unmarried bef 1711. Samuel Davis never married.
11 iii. Hannah Davis(657) was born in Barnstable, MA 3 Jan 1653.(658) Hannah died est bef 1701 in Barnstable, MA, at age unknown.(659) She married Jedediah Jones 18 Mar 1681 in Barnstable, MA.(660) (See Jedediah Jones for the continuation of this line.)
12 iv. Mary Davis(661) was born in Barnstable, MA 3 Jan 1653.(662) Mary died bef 1718 at age unknown.(663) She married twice. She married Benjamin Goodspeed est 1676 in Barnstable, MA.(664) (See Benjamin Goodspeed for the continuation of this line.) She married John Hincley 24 Nov 1697 in Barnstable, MA.(665)
+ 13 v. Joseph Davis was born Jun 1656.
+ 16 viii. Doller Davis was born 1 Oct 1660.
+ 17 ix. Jabez Davis was born est. 1662.
+ 19 xi. Timothy Davis was born est 1668.
She resided street unknown, Hyannis aft 1695.(680)
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