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Long Island Surnames

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Mary Hawkshurst

Female Abt 1602 - 1684  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Mary Hawkshurst  [1
    Born Abt 1602  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried Between 1656 and 1682 
    Died 2 Nov 1684  Oyster Bay, Queens Co., LI, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Mary, his wife, was prob. a dau. of Rev. Sampson Hauxhurst, Vicar of Nuneaton, Eng. She d. 2 Nov., 1684 (MSS. G. W. Cocks), and was prob. a sister of Christopher Hauxhurst, of O. Bay.

      Jones, John Henry, The Jones family of Long Island; descendants of Major Thomas Jones (1665-1726) and allied families, (New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1907).According to Robert B. Miller's 1901 NYG&BR article, "Hawxhurst Family":

      "Mary Hawxhurst, sister of Christopher Hawxhurst; she d. 1656. After marrying Matthias Hervey, she went to Oyster Bay; as did her sons Nathaniel and Daniel, as well as her daughters who married Townsends.

      Married about 1630, Robert Coles, who was of a good English family. He was b. about 1597-8, at Sudbury, Suffolk Co., Eng., and came to this country with Governor Winthrop to Salem, Mass., Oct. 19, 1630; at Roxbury, Mass., requested to made a "Freeman." Was admitted May 13, 1631. In March, 1633 with John Winthrop, jr., and twelve others began the plantation at Ipswich, where he lived for a time; was at Providence, R. I., 1634, and where he was one of the twelve original members of the First Baptist Church. July 27, 1647, he and thirty-eight others signed an agreement for a form of government. He subsequently lived at Shawoment, June 5, 1648, was recorded as an inhabitant of Warwick, R. I. February 27, 1654, he and wife Mary sold to Zachariah Rhodes, for (L with a - through it) 80 dwelling house at Pawtuxet and certain land, Oct. 25, 1655; Inventory of his estate, (L with - through it) 501; wife Mary, administratrix. They had:
      John, d. 1676 at Portsmouth; m. Ann ----.
      Elizabeth, m. John Townsend, who d. 1669.
      Deliverance, m. Richard Townsend.
      Daniel, d. Nov. 29, 1692; m. Maha-- Gorton.
      Sarah.
      Ann, m. Henry Townsend.
      Nathaniel, b. 1640; m. (1) Aug. 30, 1667, Martha Jackson; m. (2) Deborah Wright.
      Robert, d. April 16, 1715; m. Jan. 1, 1670; Mercy Wright, who d. Oct. 21, 1708."

      Miller's sources are not listed.

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    Person ID I3490  Biggs
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2007 

    Father Sampson Hawxhurst,   b. 1571, Shrewsbury, Salop, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1627, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship Unknown 
    Mother Hawkshurst Wife Of Unk,   b. Abt 1574, Huneaton, Nuneaton, Warwick, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married Abt 1599  , , Warwick, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1246  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Coles,   b. Abt 1597, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1654, Warwick, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Married before 1630 probably in England.
    Children 
     1. Deliverance Coles,   b. Warwick, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S25317] The Jones family of Long Island; descendants of Major Thomas Jones (1665-1726) and allied families, Jones, John Henry, (New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1907).


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