|Death: ||Sep. 1, 1711|
Her first husband was Anthony Crosby Jr, the son of Anthony Crosby of Rowley,MA. Her second husband was Rev.Seaborn Cotton. Her third husband was John Hammond.
She was the daughter of Jonathan Wade and Susannah (Prence?) Wade of Ipswich, MA. (Note: I was unable to find any credible source for the maiden name Prence when asked about it recently.)
Children (By first marriage): Nathaniel Crosby and Nathan Crosby, perhaps others. [Note: Jonathan Wade of Ipswich mentions in his will daughter Prudence and her three sons, Thomas, Jonathan, and Nathaniel (Essex Probate 304: 125)]
Children (by second marriage): Rowland Cotton and Wade Cotton.
1. CROSBY, Anthony (Crosbee), and Prudence Waid, Dec. 28, 1659. (Rowley) Dr. Anthony Crosby was Rowley's first physician.
2. COTTON, Rev. Seaborn, July 9, 1673, minister at Hampton from 1657 until his death in 1686. (Gen. Dict. of ME & NH). He was the son of the Rev. John Cotton, one of New England's most famous ministers. He was born at sea when his parents came over from England. He was formerly married to Dorothy Bradstreet, dau. of Gov. Simon Bradstreet and the poet Anne Bradstreet.
3. COTTON, Prudence, and John Hamon, Nov. 7, ––––. CTR* (Rowley)
Seaborn Cotton (1633 - 1686)
John Hammond (1626 - 1709)
Anthony Crosby (1635 - 1672)*
MEMENTO MORI FUGIT HORA
HERE LYES ye BODY
OF MRS PRUDENCE
HAMMOND WIFE TO
LIEUT JOHN HAMMOND
DIED SEPMR 1st 1711 IN ye
74th YEAR OF HER AGE
Old Burying Place
Created by: Bill Boyington
Record added: May 28, 2008
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