Captain Josiah Fletcher1

b. 20 March 1759
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Family Background:
Underwood and Allied Families
     Captain Josiah Fletcher was born on 20 March 1759 in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Josiah Fletcher and Mary (—?—).2 Marriage intention for Captain Josiah Fletcher and Mercy Richardson was published on 16 October 1781 in Chelmsford.1,3
     Josiah and Mercy Fletcher had two children, both born in Chelmsford.1


  1. [S166] John Adams Vinton, The Richardson Memorial, Comprising a Full History and Genealogy of the Posterity of the Three Brothers, Ezekiel, Samuel, and Thomas Richardson, Who Came from England, and United with Others in the Foundation of Woburn, Massachusetts, in the Year 1641, of John Richardson, of Medfield, 1679, of Amos Richardson, of Boston, 1640, of Edward and William Richardson, of Newbury, 1643, with Notices of Richardsons in England and Elsewhere (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston & Co., 1876), 109.
  2. [S111] Essex Institute, Vital Records of Chelmsford, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 (Salem: Newcomb & Gauss, Printers, 1914), 64.
  3. [S111] Chelmsford VR (published), 306.