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  (b. 8 January 1660 York, Maine, New England   d. abt. 1756 York, Maine, New England )  

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Mary RISHWORTH was born 8 January 1660 in York, Maine, New England . Mary RISHWORTH was the child of Edward RISHWORTH   and   Suzanne WHEELRIGHT

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  William (John) WHITE abt. 1678 .  William (John) WHITE  was born abt. 1654 in New Hampshire, USA.  He died abt. 1680 in York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick). 

She married  (2) John SAYWARD 6 April 1680 in York, Maine, New England .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. John SAYWARD  was born abt. 1657 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA.  He died 26 September 1689 in York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick).  He was the son of Henry SAYWARD and Mary PEASLEY.

She married  (3) Phineas HULL 21 December 1689 .  Phineas HULL  was born abt. 1647 in York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick).  He died 25 January 1691 in York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick).  He was the son of Joseph HULL and Joanna Agnes COFFIN.

She married  (4) James PLAISTED 25 January 1692 in York, Maine, New England .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. James PLAISTED  was born abt. 1656 in Berwick, Maine, USA.  He died October 1710 in Berwick, Maine, USA.  He was the son of Roger PLAISTED and Olive COLEMAN.

Mary RISHWORTH died abt. 1756 in York, Maine, New England .
Details of the family tree of Mary appear below.
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Did You Know?The name Maine is probably a practical nautical term which refers to the region being a mainland (separate from the many surrounding islands). Reference to the area as 'Maine' in writing first appeared in 1622. (

Prior to 1685 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New England
1776 - 1820 - Massachusetts (District of Maine)
March 15, 1820 - Maine becomes 23rd U.S. state

  • Bio
    from cgi-bin/ igm.cgi?op=GET&db=henrykin&id=I26163

    '...She with some of her chidren were taken prisoners, Feb 1691/ 2, when York was sacked by Indians and her infant child, then but a few days old was killed. The mid-winter tramp through the wilderness to Montreal was attended with unspeakable suffering, many of the captives perishing by the way, but we have no report of their ill-treatment by the...Read MORE...

  • Biography
    Name: Mary Risworth
    Event Type: Birth
    Event Date: 08 Jan 1660
    Event Place: York, comté d'York, Maine, United States
    Gender: Female
    Marital Status: Married
    Baptism Date: x
    Father's Name: Edward Risworth
    Mother's Name: Susan Wheelwright
    Spouse's Name: John Sayward

    'Quebec, Quebec Federation of Genealogical Societies, Family Origins, 1621-1865,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:QKDB-HP3Z : 10 February...Read MORE...
  • 1660 Birth
    8 January 1660
    York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)
  • 1680 Marriage / Partner
    Mary RISHWORTH and John SAYWARD 6 April 1680, York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)
  • 1681 Birth of Child
    Mary SAYWARD was born 4 April 1681, York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)
  • 1683 Birth of Child
    Susannah SAYWARD was born 9 May 1683, York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)
  • 1685 Birth of Child
    Marie Josephe Esther SAYWARD (SAYER) was born 7 March 1685, York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)
  • 1687 Birth of Child
    Hannah SAYWARD was born 21 June 1687, York, Maine, USA (Cape Neddick)

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