Person:Susanna Hanford (1)

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Susanna Hanford
b.abt 1615 Devon, England
d.aft 6 Mar 1682/83
m. 31 March 1611
  1. Susanna Hanfordabt 1615 - aft 1682/83
  2. Lettice Hanford1617 -
  3. Margaret Hanfordabt 1619 - 1649
  4. Elizabeth Hanfordabt 1621 -
  5. Rev. Thomas Hanfordest 1623 - bef 1693/94
  • HJohn Whiston1616 - 1664
  • WSusanna Hanfordabt 1615 - aft 1682/83
m. by abt 1641
  • HWilliam Brooks1615 - Bef 1682/83
  • WSusanna Hanfordabt 1615 - aft 1682/83
m. by 6 Mar 1665/6
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4][5] Susanna Hanford
Gender Female
Birth[5] abt 1615 Devon, England
Marriage by abt 1641 to John Whiston
Marriage by 6 Mar 1665/6 to William Brooks
Death? aft 6 Mar 1682/83

Susanna probably came to New England with her uncle Timothy Hatherly.

    "Susanna Brooks, wife of William Brooks of Scituate" and her children received Ð12 and a heifer in the will of Timothy Hatherly of Scituate dated 12 December 1664; he added "I acquitt her of her first husband's debt to mee".
    On 18 February 1666/1667 William Brookes and Susannah wife of the said William of Scituate gave a receipt to Joseph Tilden, administrator of the estate of Mr. Timothy Hatherly, for their share of Hatherly's estate. 
    On 6 March 1682/1683 she was mentioned as wife Susanna in the will of William Brooks of Scituate.
References
  1. Holman, Mary Lovering; Winifred Lovering Holman; and Helen Pendleton Winston Pillsbury. Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and his wife, Frances Helen Miller: Compiled for Helen Pendleton (Winston) Pillsbury. (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumford Press, 1948), p. 485-489.
  2. Oscar Frank Stetson. The Descendants of Cornet Robert Stetson of Scituate, Massachusetts, Sixteen Hundred and Thirty-Four. (Stetson Kindred of America, 1933), p. 30.

    Marriage... (2) by 1665 Susanna (Hanford) Whiston, daughter of Jeffrey and Eglin (Hatherly) (Downe) Hanford and widow of John Whiston [Stevens-Miller Anc 1:485-86; GMB 3:1975]; she was named in her husband's will on 6 Mar 1682/3.

  3. William Brooks, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), pp. 412-415.
  4. Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 1:260-263.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Eglin Hanford, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), III:206.