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Marriage: Children:
  1. JOHN Rhodes: Birth: 1627-1657 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI. Death: BEF 5 JUL 1721 in prob. Jamaica, Queens Co., NY

  2. Mary Elizabeth Rhodes: Birth: ca 1660-1663 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI. Death: AFT JUL 1732 in prob. Jamaica, Queens, NY

  3. Ann Rhodes: Birth: ABT 1660.

  4. Elizabeth Rhodes: Birth: ABT 1662 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI.

  5. Richard Rhodes: Birth: ABT 1665 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI. Death: 2 JUN 1700

  6. Hope Rhodes: Birth: ABT 1667 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI. Death: AFT 1710 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI

  7. Timothy Rhodes: Birth: ABT 1670 in of Jamaica, Queens Co., NY. Death: BEF 4 JUL 1685 in Highland, Oakland Co., MI

a. Note:   N2267 -info on John Rodes Sr. found by Diane Bell ([email protected] -John Rhoades mentioned as early settler to Jamaica, NY and in 1643 as early settler to Village of Hempstead, NY -1643 John Rhodes was an original settler to Hempstead, Queens Co., NY -Daniel Denton Sr. oversaw John Rodes Sr. will - Daniel Denton was important in Jamaica’s founding
  John Rodes, Sr., of Jamaica, on Long Island, being on bed of sickness. I leave to my son John my meadow and land notdivided, "and ye little house Goody Davis keeps schoole in," which he shall remove for a shop. I also leave him theremainder of the 10 acre lot I gave him part of, lying next to Nathaniel Denton's lot. I leave to my son Richard myhomestead, house, barn, and orchard, and 1/2 of my meadow and land undivided, in Jamaica, and 10 acres which I boughtof John Everett, lying next to my son John. Mentions his daughter Elizabeth, and son-in-law John Carpenter, and son-in-law John Wood. I make my wife executor, and "she is to be comfortably maintained, she being weakly and unable to helpherself." "And I leave to my son Richard as my last charge to be careful and tender of his mother." I leave to my wife's sonJeremiah Hubbard, 20 shillings, and "I desire my children to keep peace, love and amity between them." I make myneighbors Nehemiah Smith and Daniel Denton, overseers. July 4, 1685.
b. Note:   from founding Hempstead in 1643 and Jamaica in 1660
c. Note:   from “Messenger and Hendrickson Families and Desc. of John S. Messenger and Ruth Rhodes is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.