Genealogy of the Cushing Family

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An account of the Ancestors and Descendants of Matthew Cushing who came to America in 1638
Researching the Cushing families of England and Ireland who emigrated to Canada and the United States
Also including the Descendants of Maurice Cushing of County Kerry, Ireland
And the Descendants of Edward Cushing of County Cork, Ireland
Plus the Descendants of Pierre Courchesne of Paris, France

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  • ID: P10327
  • Birth: 19 Jul 1694 in Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts 1 2
  • Name: Job Cushing Rev
  • Sex: M
  • Death: 6 Aug 1760 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • Burial: Aft 6 Aug 1760 Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts 3
  • Note:
    Job Cushing Rev (1694 - 1760) graduated from Harvard College in 1714 and was ordained first Minister in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, 4 December 1723, with a salary of 60 pounds a year and 60 pounds settlement for the first year, then a rise of 4 pounds a year, until it should amount to 80 pounds. He lived on house lot No. 22 -granted to the first minister-, which, with other grants subsequently made to him, contained some of the best land in town. He continued in the ministry of this church 37 years, until his death in 1760.

    Here lies interred the remains of Rev'd Job Cushing, A.M. and first pastor of the First Church of Christ in Shrewsbury, who after 37 years labouring in the work of the ministry suddenly expired Aug 6, 1760 in the 67 year of his age.
    "Vigilans, prudens, patiens"
    Job Cushing1694-1760

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  • Title: Job Cushing Rev (1694 - 1760)

    Father: Matthew Cushing Captain b: 15 Jul 1660 in Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts
    Mother: Jael Jacob b: 7 Sep 1662 in Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts

    Marriage 1 Mary Prentice b: 1708 in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts
    • Married: 16 Mar 1727 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    1. Has Children Job Cushing Jr , Colonel , Major b: 1 Jan 1728 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    2. Has Children Jacob Cushing Rev b: 17 Feb 1730 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    3. Has No Children Mary Cushing b: 25 Jan 1731 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    4. Has No Children Bridget Cushing b: 4 Dec 1734 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    5. Has No Children John Cushing b: 10 Sep 1737 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    6. Has Children Mary Cushing b: 24 Mar 1741 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    7. Has Children John Cushing Rev Dr b: 22 Aug 1744 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts
    8. Has No Children Bridget Cushing b: 12 Sep 1746 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts

      Author: James Stevenson Cushing
      Publication: The Perrault Printing Co - Montreal, 1905; First Edition, 1877, by Lemuel Cushing (Finished by his family)
      An account of the Ancestors and Descendants of Matthew Cushing who came to America in 1638
      Page: pg 28, 45-46
    2. Title: Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915

      Page: Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts
      Text: Name: Job Cushing Gender: Male Birth Date: 19 Jul 1694 Birthplace: HINGHAM,PLYMOUTH,MASSACHUSETTS Father's Name: Matthew Cushing Mother's Name: Jaell Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50274-1 System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM GS Film number: 426570
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      Page: Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts

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