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Family: Benjamin Edwards / Thankful Sheldon (F2866)

m. 23 Feb 1681


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin Edwards

    Born  24 Jun 1652  Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Oct 1724  Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  23 Feb 1681  [1, 2, 3, 4]   
    Father  Alexander Edwards | F2869 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah Baldwin | F2869 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Thankful Sheldon

    Born  1662   
    Died  1741  Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Isaac Sheldon | F5765 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Woodford | F5765 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Mary Edwards

    Born  1685  Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Nov 1729  Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Samuel Phelps | F2843 
    Married     

  • Sources 
    1. [S546] J. Gardner Bartlett, "The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England, and Isaac Sheldon of New England." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 80:378, October 1926.

    2. [S655] Various Ancestral Lines of James Goodwin and Lucy (Morgan) Goodwin of Hartford, Connecticut, by Frank Farnsworth Starr. Hartford, Connecticut, 1915.

    3. [S2203] New England Marriages Prior to 1700, by Clarence A. Torrey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004., "23 Feb 1680, 20 Feb 1680/1".

    4. [S221] The Ancestry of Samuel, Freda, and John Warner by Frederick C. Warner. Boston: F.C. Warner, 1949. (Cover title: The Warner-Harrington Ancestry.).