Hi Sharon, Thanks for your reply.Major General Humphrey ATHERTON is not the father of my Mary ATHERTON.
Seeking parent's names possibly of England of Mary ATHERTON, born about 30 April 1630 in Dorchester, Suffolk, MA, married on 12 Feb. 1657-8 in MA William BILLINGS [b. ~1629 in England, d. 1713 in CT], and she died 27 Feb. 1718 in Stonington, New London, CT.
Children were Margaret BILLINGS b. 1659, m. Edmund FANNING, Capt. William BILLINGS b. 1660 m. Hannah STERRY, Ensign Ebenezer BILLINGS [my ancestor] b. about 1661 m. Anne COMSTOCK, Joseph BILLINGS, Mary BILLINGS bp. 1672 m. John WHITING, Lydia BILLINGS bp 1672 m. 1) William BROMLEY, 2) John BURLESON, Mercy BILLINGS b. 27 Oct. 1674, d. after 1713, Abigail BILLINGS bp 1677 m. John RANDALL, Dorothy bp 1677 m. Daniel MACKEY, Elizabeth BILLINGS and Patience BILLINGS.