Person Sheet

Name Josiah Trask34,35,6
Birth ca Oct 1720, Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts
Christen 30 Oct 1720, Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts19,36
Death 1797, Monson, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Burial Family farm, Monson, Hampshire, Massachusetts37
Occupation Farmer, blacksmith
Father Josiah Trask (1697-)
Mother Mary Woodbury (1701-)
1 Anne Putnam34,30,35,6
Birth 27 Jul 1726, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts38,36
Christen 31 Jul 1726, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Death Monson, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Burial Family farm, Monson, Hampshire, Massachusetts37
Father Isaac Putnam (1698-)
Mother Anna Fuller (1699-)
Marriage 31 Oct 1745, Sutton, Massachusetts36
Children: Isaac (1745-)
Peter (1746-1809)
John (1747-1747)
Noah (1755-1830)
Sampson (ca1760-<1838)
Daniel (ca1757->1820)
Notes for Josiah Trask
They are buried on their farm (long known as the Rufus Blodgett farm) on Moulton Hill in Monson, MA. Their graves are at the corner of the property where the Cedar Swamp Mountain road branches off from the main road to Stafford Hollow. The graves were long since covered over with stones removed from the fields.37

His will is dated 6 January 1797 and it was proved on 7 March 1797.36

Corbin Collection has a precis of their ancestry.

Possibly also the parents of Daniel Trask (wife Hannah) and Isaac Trask (wife Ruth), who resided in Monson, MA.
According to John Trask, son of Peter and Rachel (Colburn) Trask, he lived in Monson, Hampshire Co., MA. His son Peter lived next to him, and another son Sampson moved about 2.5 miles away after the latter married.

Very speculatively [MAH] father of Noah Trask of Brimfield and Stafford, CT, father of Truman who moved to Unadilla, Otsego Co., New York.
Corbin Collection r. 55
Notes for Anne (Spouse 1)
See the notes for her husband.
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