James Minot was the son of Capt. John & Lydia (Butler) Minott, he graduated from Harvard College in 1675, and afterwards studied medicine and divinity. He preached at Stow and held various offices including Captain of the Militia. He married Rebecca Wheeler (1661-1734), daughter of Capt. Timothy Wheeler (1604-1687) & Mary (Brooks) Wheeler on 9 February 1688 in Concord, Mass.
Gravesite: Old Hill Burial Ground, Concord, Massachusetts,
Here is Interr'd ye Remains of James Minott Esq. AM an excelling grammarian enriched with ye gift of prayer & preaching, a commanding officer, a physician of great values, a great lover of peace as well as of justice & which was his greater glory. A gent of distinguished virtue & goodness, happy in a virtuous posterity of living regiously died comfortably Sept. 20, 1735 AEt 83.
|Offspring of John Minott, Sr. and Lydia Butler (1629-1667)|
|Martha Minott (1636-1657)|| |
|John Minot (1648-1670)|| |
|James Minott (1653-1735)||14 September 1653 Dorchester, Norfolk County, Massachusetts||20 September 1735 Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts|| Rebecca Wheeler (1661-1734)|
|Samuel Minott (1655-)|| |
|Martha Minot (1657-1678)|| |
|Stephen Minot (1662-1732)|| |
|Samuel Minot (1665-1690)|| |
|Baby Minot (1667-1667)|
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