John's first wife, Ann, was the daug.of Nicholas Shapley. At age22, 1649 she married Henry Branson and had a son a few months after. She confessed, the child of John Fosdick. Later Henry disappears from the scene. John steps into the picture again, and this time he married his Ann, who became the mother of nine of his children. Ann d-15 Oct 1679. John married Elizabeth widow of John Betts, they had i child Sarah.