John Moody1,2,3,4,5,6

#1889, b. 8 April 1593, d. 1655
FatherGeorge Moody b. c 1570
MotherMargaret Chenery b. c 1570


Sarah Cox b. 17 May 1598, d. 4 Nov 1671


     John Moody was born at England on 8 April 1593.7 He married in England, on 8 September 1617 Sarah Cox.7 He was buried at Ancient Burying Ground Cemetery Hartford, Hartford, Conn, in 1655.8 He died at Hartford, Hartford, Conn, in 1655.7

Other Events

     Sarah and John Moody emigrated from England to Roxbury, Suffolk, Mass, in 1633.6 John Moody became a Freeman at Mass on 3 November 1633.9 His estate was probated at Hartford, Hartford, Conn, on 6 December 1655.10 John Moody and William Moody are not known to be related.

Time Line

Birth1593, England7
Marriage1617, EnglandSarah Cox7
Emigration1633, Roxbury, Suffolk, MassSarah Cox6
Freeman1633, Mass9
Birth of Sonc 1634, ConnSamuel Moody7
Burial1655, Ancient Burying Ground Cemetery Hartford, Hartford, Conn8
Death1655, Hartford, Hartford, Conn7
Probate1655, Hartford, Hartford, Conn10
ChartsDescendants of George Moody
Pedigree of Daugherty Collins
Pedigree of Robert Frank Collins
Pedigree of Rodney Arthur Collins
Pedigree of Thaddeus Collins
Pedigree of Sarah Josephine Gardner


Probate Found
F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, 4 vols. (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862), 3:225.
  2. Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 2011), 2:1050.
  3. Martin E. Hollick, New Englanders in the 1600s (Boston: NEHGS, 2012), 162.
  4. Meredith B. Colket, Jr, Founders of Early American Families, 2nd rev. ed. (Cleveland: Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 2002), 220.
  5. Donald Lines Jacobus, Index to Genealogical Periodicals, Together with "My Own Index", 3 vols in 1 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2010), 3:62.
  6. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, 3 vols. (Boston: NEHGS, 1996), 2:1273.
  7. Anderson, GMB, 2:1275.
  8. Find A Grave Memorial.
  9. Nathaniel B. Shurtleff, Records of the Governor and Company of the Massachusetts Bay in New England, 1628-1686, 5 vols. in 6 (Boston: The Legislature, 1853-1854), 1:368.
  10. Charles Williams Manwaring, A Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records, 3 vols. (Hartford: RS Peck & Company, 1904-1906), 1:138.