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America/USA  Lydia  Spaulding

  (b. abt. 1677Chelmsford, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 23 March 1706Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

Lydia Spaulding was born abt. 1677 in Chelmsford, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Lydia Spaulding was the child of Joseph Spaulding and Mercy Jewell and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Edward Spaulding and Rachel Needham (maternal)  Thomas Jewell and Grisell Fletcher

She married  Timothy Pierce 27 May 1696 in Chelmsford, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Timothy Pierce  was born 25 January 1673 in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA .  He died 25 May 1748 in Plainfield, Connecticut, USA .  He was the son of Thomas Pierce and Eliza UNKNOWN.

Lydia Spaulding died 23 March 1706 in Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut.

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Lydia Spaulding married America/USA Timothy Pierce-- Date: 27 May 1696 Place: Chelmsford, Province of Massachusetts Bay
Timothy Pierce was the son of Thomas Pierce and Eliza UNKNOWN

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America/USA Timothy Pierce (b.7 October 1698, Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )

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1696 Marriage / Partner
Lydia Spaulding and Timothy Pierce 27 May 1696, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA

Invention 1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)
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Timothy Pierce was born 7 October 1698, Plainfield, Connecticut, USA

USA 1704 - February 29 - French forces from Quebec and Native American forces under the command of Jean-Baptiste Hertel de Rouville attacked the village of Deerfield, Massachusetts.
February 29, 1704 - Queen Anne's War - Deerfield Massacre - Major Jean-Baptiste de Rouville and his four brothers attack and burn an English settlement at Salmon Falls in the Connecticut River valley ...Read MORE...

23 March 1706
Plainfield, Connecticut, USA

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