Some sources give birthdate as 1609, but all agree on place as Hampton, Rockingham, NH
In 1678, was a Sergeant of a Foot Co. of Suffield, later Lieutenant (12 Oct 1681) and Captain (1697).
First town Clerk (served 27 years for town of Rowley, Exxex, MA,
I just found a record saying that his daughter, Esther, was born in Hampton, Rockingham, England. This makes more sense, Also that John was born in England. 1601 is too early to have been born in NH!