Lt. Oliver Appleton was born 3 June 1677 in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts to Samuel Appleton (1624-1696) and Mary Lowell Oliver (1640-1692) and died 9 January 1759 Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Sarah Perkins (1684-1769) 17 December 1701 in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts.
Lt. Oliver Appleton was the son of Col. Samuel John Appleton (1624-1696, of Ipswich, Essex, MA) and Mary Oliver (1640-1698, born in Newbury, Essex, MA)
He married Sarah Perkins of Topsfield, Essex, MA (1681-1769) on Dec. 17, 1701.
Their children were: Joseph, John, Oliver, Samuel, Daniel, Nathaniel, Joannah, and two more daughters.