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Marriam Stansfield Draper
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1625
Heptonstall
West Yorkshire, England
Death: Jan., 1694

Daughter of Gideon Stansfield
and Grace Eastwood of Wadsworth,
Yorkshire, England.

Wife of James Draper, the "Puritan."

Children of Marriam and her husband James:
1) Mirriam, b. Heptonstall, England, Feb.
7, 1646-7. d. England in infancy.
2) Susanna, b. Roxbury, Mass., about 1650.
m. Charlestown, Mass., John Bacon, 1668.
3) Sarah, b. Roxbury, Mass., 1652. m. May
19, 1669, James Hadlock. Child:-I. Sarah
b. Roxbury, Dec. 16, 1670. Bap. as an adult,
Oct. 24, 1686. m. about 1686, John Marcy.
They had 8 sons and 3 daughters.
4) James, b. Roxbury, Mass., 1654.
d. Roxbury, Apr. 30, 1698.
5) John, b. Dedham 24th day of 4th month,
1656. d. Dedham, Apr. 5, 1749.
6) Moses, b. Dedham, Sep. 26, 1663.
d. Boston, Aug. 14, 1693.
7) Daniel, b. Dedham, May 30, 1665.
d. Dedham.
8) Patience, b. Roxbury, Mass., Aug. 17, 1668.
m. Mar. 13, 1689, Ebenezer Cass of Boston.
(No issue found or further data.)
9) Jonathan, b. Roxbury, Mass., Mar. 10, 1670.
d. Roxbury, Feb. 28, 1746-7.

Petition of Widow Miriam to Judge of
Probate Court, Suffolk Co., Mass.
No. 2387
"As the Honorable Wm. Houghton Esq.
Judge of Probate is informed that I
am leaft a wodow throu God's providence
therefore I do desire that my youngest
son Jonathan Draper with my Eldest son
James Draper may have adminestraytion
granted unto them one the Estate of my
deseased Husbands Estate I being agad
and Crosey and not able forto undertack
a invuny.
August 19, 1697.
John Alldis.
Jonathan Whiting.

Miriam Draper.
M. (her mark).

Birth, names of parents, etc.:
The Drapers in America
History and Genealogy
by Thomas Waln-Morgan Draper, C.E.; M.E.
Published 1892, New York

Note on gravestone transcription:
This gravestone was transcribed
by William B. Trask of Dorchester
and is in the "New England Historical
and Genealogical Register" 1853,
Volume 7,page 331, this has a year
of death as 1691 for Marriam, and a
year of death as 1691 for her husband
James. "The Drapers in America," has
the year of death as shown on the
transcription below, which I agree with.
Sandy
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  James Draper (1622 - 1694)*
 
 Children:
  Marriam Draper (1647 - 1647)*
  Susanna Draper Bacon (1650 - 1678)*
  Sarah Draper Hadlock (1652 - 1675)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Left of gravestone:
HERE
LYES BURIED
Ye BODY OF
Mr JAMES
DRAPER AGED
ABOUT 73
YEARS DECD
JULY 16 1694

Right of gravestone:
HERE
LYES Ye BODY
OF MRS MARRIAM
DRAPER WIFE
TO MR JAMES
DRAPER AGED
ABOUT 77 YEARS
___CD JANRY 1697
 
Burial:
Westerly Burying Ground
West Roxbury
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: W/B39
 
Maintained by: Sandra Lennox
Originally Created by: John Warnke (inactive)
Record added: Oct 17, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12089262
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My 8th Great Grandmother. You wouldn't believe how your family turned out. May you rest in peace.
- Linda Drake Thursam
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
RIP my 10th GGrandmother...
- Terri Richards
 Added: Nov. 27, 2013
His 8th great grandmother, always remembered.
- Lewis & Barbara
 Added: Oct. 15, 2013
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