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  (b. 11 January 1647 Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 26 January 1727 Amesbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  

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Mary PERKINS was born 11 January 1647 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Mary PERKINS was the child of ?   and   ?

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Mary  married  Thomas WELLS 10 January 1669 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Thomas WELLS  was born 11 January 1646 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Thomas died 10 July 1734

Mary PERKINS died 26 January 1727 in Amesbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay.
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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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Mary PERKINS married Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Thomas WELLS-- Date: 10 January 1669 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony

Name: Thomas Wells
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 10 Jan 1669
Event Place: Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
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Spouse's Name: Mary Perkins
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Reference ID: p 47
GS Film Number: 777636
Digital Folder Number: 007010724
Image Number: 00062

"Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FH8W-2B3 : 6 November 2017), Thomas Wells and Mary Perkins, 10 Jan 1669; citing Marriage, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 777,636.

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Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
The Olde Burnham House, built 1640

The Giddings-Burnham House is a historic house in Ipswich, Massachusetts. The house was probably built in the 1640s by George Giddings and was sold to his brother-in-law Thomas Burnham...

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.
1647 Birth
11 January 1647
Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1669 Marriage / Partner
Mary PERKINS and Thomas WELLS 10 January 1669, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Old Historical House, built 1669
1670 Birth of Child
Thomas WELLS was born 30 October 1670, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1672 Birth of Child
John WELLS was born 2 February 1672, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1673 Death of Child
John WELLS died 2 April 1673, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1674 Birth of Child
Luke WELLS was born 19 March 1674, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1675 Birth of Child
Titus WELLS was born 14 March 1675, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
1678 Birth of Child
Mary WELLS was born 25 March 1678, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
1686 Birth of Child
Eleazer WELLS was born 10 June 1686, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
1688 Birth of Child
Elizabeth WELLS was born 17 December 1688, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
1692 Birth of Child
John WELLS was born 19 October 1692, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
1711 Death of Child
Mary WELLS died 3 March 1711, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA
Mary PERKINS - Grave  Interred here the body of Mrs. Mary Wells Decd. January the 26th 1727 aged 75 years late wife of Mr. Thomas Wells. Death is not dumb, it bid

"Interred here the body of Mrs. Mary Wells Decd. January the 26th 1727 aged 75 years late wife of Mr. Thomas Wells. Death is not dumb, it bids us all prepare before, by it we fall, we know not how nor where nor when fit now or neur we cannot then."
1727 Death
26 January 1727
Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA

Mary is buried at: Union Cemetery Amesbury Essex County Massachusetts, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:58:10 PM
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