Monday, January 30, 2012

Meet the family for January 30, 2012


Mary Marie Stowe
died 307 years ago today in 1705 at age 61 in Concord Middlesex, MA  Mary is the boys' 9th great-grandmother.  She was born Feb 6, 1643 in Roxbury Massachusetts and married the Rev. John Cotton in 1666 in Concord Massachusetts.  They begot Samuel Cotton in 1676 and I must mention his sisters, still born in 1679, Deliverance Cotton and Thankful Cotton.  Samuel married Experience Hall in 1716 and begot William Cotton in 1720.  William and Rebeckah Ward begot Thomas Cotton in 1764 and Thomas married Anna Hubbard in 1787 to later bear Ira Cotton in 1788. Ira and Sally Gold had Samuel Cheney Cotton in 1815 and old Sam married Almira Walker and had Hubbard Cotton in 1838.  Hubbard and Mary Hazelitt begot Samuel Hazelitt Cotton in 1862. And of course, Samuel married Lotti B. Ray on Dec 13, 1887 and begot Mammie.

Giles Hopkins
is 405 years old today, born in 1607.  Giles is the boys' 11th great-granduncle and their 1st cousin 13 times removed.  Giles' parents are Stephen Hopkins and Constance Dudley, the boys' 12th great-grandparents and his sister is Constance Hopkins, who married Nicholas Snow.  All of the mentioned Hopkins came over on the Mayflower.


Pam Brown
is 53 years old today, born in 1959  Pam is the kids' 1st cousin twice removed and the daughter of Doyle Brown and Barbara Wilhoite Doyle is the brother of Ella Ween Brown and Jerrel Brown.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY Pam!


Elizabeth Ida Starling is 144 years old today, born in 1868.  Elizabeth is the kids' 3rd great-grandaunt, the sister of 3rd great-grandmother, Alice Cora Starling.

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