John Feake1,2,3,4

M, b. 1638, d. May 1724
FatherRobert Feake b. c 1602, d. 1 Feb 1661
MotherElizabeth Ffownes b. 21 Jul 1609, d. 1 Feb 1673
     John was born in 1638 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. John Feke (as he wrote it) birth date not certainly known, d. as per Friends' record, "an Ancient friend of Matinecock" 3 mo. (May) 1724; son of Robert and Elizabeth (Fones — Winthrop) Feake of Watertown, Mass.
Issue, (See Feake Lineage.) John married, daughter of Matthew Prior and Mary (?), on 15 September 1673 in her family home in Killingworth Upon Matinecock, Town of Oyster Bay, Queens County, Long Island, New York. The 15th day of the 1st month 1673.5,6 The family resided at Matinecock in the town of Oyster Bay where John owned interest in a mill and farmed. They were members of the Quaker Church. John was a well-known & respected member of the community. On the 30th day of the 2nd month 1707, John Feakes presented a paper with his "condemnation" for his having taken too much strong drink. John departed this life in the 3rd month 1724 in Matinecock, Queens County, Long Island, New York. He was buried there in the Feake section of the Underhill Burying Ground in Locust Valley.

Family

Elizabeth Prior b. Aug 1656, d. 25 Jan 1702
Children

Citations

  1. [S79] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume III: page 116 - John, son of Lieut, Robert Feake of New England b. New Rngland 1639; died: 3rd month 1724; m. at Matt Priar's 7th month 16, 1673 Elizabeth Prior, daughter of Matt d. 11th month 25, 1701-1702; Children: Elizabeth 4th month [June] 9, 1674; Hannah b. 8th month [Oct] 6, 1675, Mary 2nd [Apr] 30,1678; John 5th month [July] 10, 1679 d. 1-18-1683-1684; Robert 4th month [June] 22nd, 1683; Sarah 12th month [Feb] 17, 1685-1686; Martha 8th month [Oct] 27, 1688; Abigail 6th month [Aug] 7, 1691; Deborah 11th month [Jan] 5, 1695-1696.
  2. [S38] Daniel Hoogland Carpenter, History & Genealogy of the Carpenter Family In America From the Settlement at Providence, R. I. 1637 - 1901
    , page 59 - 1631. " John ffeake," the father of the wife of Johni Carpenter, was one of the best known men of the township of Oyster Bay. He was an honored member of the Society of Friends and universally respected. His father was Robert Feake who came with Governor Winthrop .to Massachusetts Bay, 1631. The wife of Robert Feake was the widow of Governor Winthrop's son, her maiden name being Elizabeth Fones, daughter of Thomas and Anna (Winthrop) Fones. They were married in 1631. Robert Feake was "Lieutenant," "Representative," etc. In 164o he was with Captain Patrick, at Greenwich, Conn. In 1649 he was of Flushing, L. I., but died in Watertown, Mass., 1662. The wife of "John ffeake" was Elizabeth, the daughter of Matthew and Mary Prior. They were married 15d. 7mo. 1673, and he died -d. 3mo. 1724; 1707. 30d. 2mo. John Feakes presented a paper with his "condemnation" for his having taken too much strong drink. (Vide Westbury Friends' Meeting Records.).
  3. [S90] Genealogies of Long Island Families From the New York Genealogical & Biographical Record, Volume I: page 424.
  4. [S1052] J. J. Latting, Genealogical Fragments: The Sinclair and Feake Families, page 21 - John Feake, son of Robert and Elizabeth (Fones-Winthrop) Feake. b. about 1638-39. m. 15th Sept. 1670, Elizabeth dau. of Matthew Prior of Killingsworth (Matinecock). He was associated at an early age with Capt. John Underhill and William Frost in the purchase and settlement of the Matinecock lands: was an active and prominent member of the Society of Friends, where meetings for many years were held at his house. His wife died Feb. 25, 1701-02. He survived her and died at an advanced age, in the month of May, 1724.
    Issue:
    Elizabeth b. June 9, 1674
    Hannah b. Oct. 6, 1675
    Mary b. April 30, 1678
    John b. July 10, 1679
    Robert b. June 22, 1683
    Sarah b. Feb. 17, 1685-86
    Martha b. Oct. 27, 1688
    Abigaile b. Aug. 7, 1691
    Deborah b. Jan. 5, 1695.
  5. [S79] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume III: page 260 - Elizabeth Prior, daughter of Matthew married 1673 John Feake [New York Monthly Meeting].
  6. [S38] Daniel Hoogland Carpenter, History & Genealogy of the Carpenter Family In America From the Settlement at Providence, R. I. 1637 - 1901
    , page 59 -.