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James St. John, Citizen Brown-Baker of London

James St. John, Citizen Brown-Baker of London

Male 1608 - 1672  (63 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has more than 100 ancestors and 28 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Relationshipwith Mathias St. John
    Born 30 Oct 1608  St. Olave, Silver Street Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 30 Oct 1608  St. Olave, Silver Street Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1641  St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, Poll Tax Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    DGS: 4110820_00368
    IDENTITY: Poll Tax, 1641.
    OCCUPATION: Brown Baker.
    DISTINCTION: Citizen of London (If he had been born to a Dutch father, he would have been a Denizen not a Citizen. Since he was a citizen, we know his father was born in the United Kingdom.) 
    Occupation 1641  St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Brown-Baker also called Chaundler which likely means merchant or ship merchant rather than candle-maker. 
    Fact 1656-1659  Merchant Taylor's School, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    John Saint-John, second son of James, baker, b. in Nicolas Cole Abbey, 16 Mar 1645. He seems to have been a younger brother of James St. John, goldsmith and banker, who in 1689, was Receiver General for the counties of Bucks, Olxen, &.c and probably connected with Lord Bolingbroke's family. (see Wilson's Laurence Pountney, p. 248) 
    Generation 20 
    Died 26 Apr 1672  St Magnus Martyr and St Margaret New Fish St, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 26 Apr 1672  St Magnus Martyr and St Margaret New Fish St, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Record Status 21 Nov 2014 
    Record Complete  
    Age 63 years 
    Siblings 11 siblings 
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    Person ID JLS0007  St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2019 

    Father Ancestors Christopher St. John
              b. abt. 1581, Uchel-olau (High-light), Gwenfo, Glamorganshire, Wales, Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 Jun 1629, St. Olave, Silver Street Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Joane Pryce (ap Rhys), St. John, Waterman; probably Christopher's second wife
              b. 15 Nov 1579, Addington, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. aft. 1669  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1604  Addington, St. Mary, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 12 children 
    Family ID F4165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Anne Wiggens 
    Married 4 Nov 1635  St Margaret Moses, Little Friday Street, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. James St. John
              b. 31 Jul 1636, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 Aug 1641, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [Birth]
     2. Jeremiah St. John
              b. 21 Jan 1637, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 25 Mar 1697, St. Martin's-in-The-Fields London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
     3. Anne St. John
              b. Abt 1638, St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 Dec 1639, St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)  [Birth]
     4. Mary St. John
              b. 14 Mar 1640, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Apr 1647, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)  [Birth]
     5. John St. John
              b. 4 Mar 1642, St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1691, St. Martin's-in-The-Fields London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
     6. Martha St. John
              b. 7 Jan 1644, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 May 1647, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)  [Birth]
     7. A Chrison man child St. John
              b. 14 Dec 1646, St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Dec 1646, St. Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     8. Samuell St. John
              b. 3 Feb 1647, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +9. James St. John, Esquire and Goldsmith
              b. abt. 1649, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Jul 1726, St. Lawrence Pountney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)  [Birth]
     10. Sarah St. John
              b. 21 Mar 1649, St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F474  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    4 Nov 1635 St Margaret Moses, Little Friday Street, London Marriage Record for James SenSion (St. John) and Anne Wiggens
    4 Nov 1635 St Margaret Moses, Little Friday Street, London Marriage Record for James SenSion (St. John) and Anne Wiggens
    http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=1624&iid=31281_A101975-00010&fn=James&ln=Sension&st=r&ssrc=&pid=7552596

    Documents 4 Documents

    Debunked Claims 3 Debunked Claims
  • Notes  Name:
    • Name: James Sension, chaundler at St. Nicholas Cole Abbey [8]
    • Name: James Sangins at St. Olave Silver Street, London, England [9]
    • Name: James Saint John, Merchant Taylor School, London, England 1656-1659 [10]

  • Reference  Your Name Here. "James St. John, Citizen Brown-Baker of London". The St. John Genealogy. https://stjohngenealogy.com/getperson.php?personID=JLS0007&tree=OSA0001 (accessed August 17, 2019).

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