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Mercy Saxton

Female 1686 -


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  • Name Mercy Saxton  [1, 2, 3
    Born 30 May 1686  Stonington, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I17629  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of FF, Ancestor of JTS
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2019 

    Father Joseph Saxton,   b. 9 May 1656, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 8 Jul 1715  (Age > 59 years) 
    Mother Hannah Denison,   b. 20 May 1643, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1715, Stonington, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1680  Stonington, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F10754  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isaac Bayley,   b. 2 Oct 1681, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1711, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1702  Stonington, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Notes 
    • Married by the Rev. James Noyes.
    Children 
    +1. Mary Bailey,   b. 1705,   d. 4 Dec 1791, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +2. Saxton Bayley,   b. 11 Oct 1710, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1743, Columbia, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F10724  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Dewey,   b. Jan 1692, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1759, Albany, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1713  [5
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F10900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Said by some to have died 4 Dec 1791 at Lebanon, Connecticut, aged 105. We doubt it.

      Mercy Saxton (b. 1686) = William Dewey (1692-1759)
      Elijah Dewey (b. 1728) = Abigail Martin
      Martin Dewey (1757-1849) = Hannah Waterman (d. 1823)
      Granville Dewey (1787-1840) = Harriet B. Freeman (1799-1872)
      George Martin Dewey (1832-1897) = Emma Bingham (1837-1910)
      George Martin Dewey (1869-1927) = Annie Thomas
      Thomas Edmund Dewey (1902-1971) -- governor of New York 1943-54; Republican nominee for President in 1944 and 1948

      Mercy Saxton (b. 1686) = William Dewey (1692-1759)
      Simeon Dewey (1718-1751) = Anna Phelps (1719-1807)
      William Dewey (1746-1813) = Rebecca Carrier (1747-1837)
      Simeon Dewey (1770-1863) = Prudence Yeomans (1772-1844)
      Julius Yemans Dewey (1801-1877) = Mary Polly Perrin (1799-1843)
      Admiral George A. Dewey (1837-1917)

  • Sources 
    1. [S2230] Connecticut Vital Records to 1870 (The Barbour Collection), on AmericanAncestors.org. In print as The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 1-55, ed. Lorraine Cook White. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1994-2002.

    2. [S401] Find a Grave page for Isaac Bayley.

    3. [S3237] The Ticknor Family in America by James Melville Hunnewell. Boston, 1919.

    4. [S2046] Find a Grave page for Mercy Saxton Bailey Dewey.

    5. [S253] Ancestry of Robert Harry McIntire and of Helen Annette McIntire, His Wife by Robert Harry McIntire. Norfolk, Virginia, 1950.

    6. [S2191] Find a Grave page for Joseph Saxton., year only.

    7. [S756] Early New England Families, 1641-1700, by Alicia Crane Williams. Online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society.

    8. [S253] Ancestry of Robert Harry McIntire and of Helen Annette McIntire, His Wife by Robert Harry McIntire. Norfolk, Virginia, 1950., date only.