John Rider

M, b. 28 May 1692, d. 10 January 1766
FatherJohn Rider b. c 1667, d. 9 Jan 1719
MotherHester Hall b. Apr 1672, d. bt 1712 - Jul 1721
     John was born on Wednesday, 28 May 1692 in Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. John married Mehitable Crowell circa 1713 in Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. John made his will in 1766. He mentions his children: John, Simeon, Reuben, Stephen, Zenas, Mehitable Taylor, Zerviah Colline, Esther Nickerson & Bethia.1 John died on Friday, 10 January 1766 in Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, during a smallpox epidemic.2 He was buried at Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, in the Old Baptist Burying Ground.


Mehitable Crowell b. 1691, d. 21 Mar 1766


  1. [S1826] Martin E. Hollick, The John Riders of Yarmouth, Massachusetts, page 135 - Will of John Rider - dated:.
  2. [S1827] Stanley W. Smith, Chatham, Mass., Gravestone Records, page 49 - John Rider, died with the smallpox, 10 January 1766, in his 76th year - The Old Baptist Cemetery.