He is married to Mary Hawkins on 31-01-1722/1723 at North Kingston, Rhode Island, American Colonies, he was 22 years old.
Alternate marriage date 8 May 1722, Providence, Rhode Island
Feb 1722/23 Made freeman of colony (Providence)
3 Jun 1723 Made constable in Providence Abt 1731 Moved to North Carolina 8 Sep 1737 Petitioned Gov. of NC for 100 acres in New Hanover County, NC Jan 1754 Deeded land in Onslow County, NC, to son John IV. John III described of Bladen Co, NC
John Hawes was born in RI ca. 1700. He was a carpenter then an innkeeper in Providence, RI where he was chosen a constable 03 June 1723. He moved to NC about 1731, then to Onslow County , NC in 1747. He was in the NC militia in 1754. John was called John SR, in NC records. In New Hanover Co., NC Court minutes 14 March 1738, a deed was signed over by Maurice Moore, Esq. To John Haws; proved by Jno. Porter, Esq. In the Feb. Term 1741, John Haws signs a deed to John Jones, proved by John Herring (Alexander McDonald Walker, New Hanover County, NC Court Minutes, Part 1, 1738/69 (Bethesda, MD 1959; 9, 31. )