Re:Mary ATHERTON md. Wm BILLINGS, immigrant, about 1657 in MA
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Seeking parents names of William and Mary ATHERTON BILLINGS.
William BILLINGS, Sr., immigrant, was born about 1629 in Taunton, Somersetshire, England, married 12 Feb. 1657 in Dorchester, Suffolk, MA, Mary ATHERTON [born abt. 1630 in Dorchester, Suffolk, MA and died 27 Feb. 1718 in Stonington, New London, CT], and he died 16 March 1713 in Stonington, New London, CT.They had 11 children: Margaret b. 1659, Capt. William b. 1660 married abt. 1688 Hannah STERRY and died 1738;
Ensign Ebenezer b. abt. 1661 [my ancestor] married 1 March 1680 Ann[e] COMSTOCK, and died Sept. 16 1727 in CT; Joseph, Mary baptized 1672, etc.; Lydia baptized 1672, etc.; Mercy b. 27 Oct. 1674, died aft. 1713 age 38; Abigail baptized 1677, etc.; Dorothy baptized 1677, etc.; Elizabeth, and Patience died after 1713.
Source is page 40 "Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America" by Henry Whittemore, ©1967.
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