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HELP! flag female ancestor  Desire  HOWLAND

  (b. abt. 1624 Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, New England   d. abt. 1683 Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony )  

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Desire HOWLAND was born abt. 1624 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, New England

Desire HOWLAND was the child of John HOWLAND   and   Elizabeth TILLEY and the grandchild of: (maternal)  John TILLEY and Joan HURST

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Desire  married  John GORHAM 6 November 1644 in Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. John GORHAM  was born abt. 1621 in England (United Kingdom).  John died 5 February 1676 in Swansea, Massachusetts, USA (Ocean Grove). 

Desire HOWLAND died abt. 1683 in Barnstable, Massachusetts Bay Colony .
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1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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Desire HOWLAND married immigrant flag male ancestor John GORHAM-- Date: 6 November 1644 Place: Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony

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Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)
Plymouth Colony in 1622

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marriage1644 Marriage / Partner
Desire HOWLAND and John GORHAM 6 November 1644, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)
1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)
1658 Birth of Child
Mercy GORHAM was born 20 January 1658, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA (Cotuit) (Centerville) (Hyannis)
1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity

Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA (North Plymouth) (White Island Shores)
Howland House, Built 1667, Oldest House in Plymouth, Mass.
1676 Death of Spouse/Partner
John GORHAM died 5 February 1676, Swansea, Massachusetts, USA (Ocean Grove)
Added: 5/2/2021 11:34:29 AM - Updated: 5/2/2021 11:35:55 AM

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