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Lydia Minott Stow
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1686
Concord
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1743
Marlborough
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Parents: Captain Dr. James MINOTT MINOT Esq. (1653 1735) and Rebecca WHEELER (1666 1734)

Married Samuel Stow in Oct 1728 after the death of her first husband, Benjamin Barrett.


Lydia and Benjamin had eight children, including Thomas and James. Thomas (1707-1779) was a farmer who later became a church deacon. Col. James Barrett (1710-1779) served as Concord's representative to the General Court in Boston from 1768-1777, and was a well-known Revolutionary leader in Concord.


Eight (8) known Children with husband Benjamin Barrett:

1) Benjamin Barrett (1705-1738)
m. Rebecca Jones (1710-1802)

2) Deacon Thomas Barrett (1707-1779)
m. Mary Jones (1715-1804) abt. 1730

3) Colonel James Barrett (1710-1779)
m. Rebecca Hubbard (1717-1806)

4) Lydia Barrett Farrar (1712-1802)
m. Samuel Farrar (1708-1783)

5) Rebecca Barrett (1714-Aft. 03 March 1743*)
*Named in, therefore Died AFTER, the "Deed of gift" from Samuel Stow dated 03 Mar 1743.
Unmarried - Ref The Concord Free Public Library holdings of the Barrett Family Property and Financial Papers: "Deed of gift, Samuel Stow (of Marlborough) to Thomas Barrett, James Barrett, Timothy Barrett, Stephen Barrett, Sam.el Farrar and Lydia [Barrett] his wife, Rebecca Barrett, "singlewoman," and the heirs of Benja Barrett, "Children and Grandchildren of my wife Lydia Stow lately Decd," 1743 March 3."

6) Timothy Barrett (1716-1800)
m. Dinah Brigham (1719-1750) on 24 Jan 1750 Southboro, Worcester, MA

7) Mary Barrett (1717-Bef. 03 March 1743*), page 91
*NOT named in, therefore Died BEFORE, the "Deed of gift" from Samuel Stow dated 03 Mar 1743.
Note: She is NOT the same Mary Barrit (from Chelmsford) who m. Aaron Parker ( 1712-1737)

8) Stephen Barrett (1720-1793)
m. Elizabeth Hubbard (1720-1802)

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Minott (1653 - 1735)
  Rebecca Wheeler Minott (1666 - 1734)
 
 Spouses:
  Benjamin Barrett (1681 - 1728)
  Samuel Stow (1680 - 1769)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Barrett (1705 - 1738)*
  Thomas Barrett (1707 - 1779)*
  James Barrett (1710 - 1779)*
  Lydia Barrett Farrar (1712 - 1802)*
  Timothy Barret (1716 - 1800)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rebecca Minot Barrett (1684 - 1738)*
  Lydia Minott Stow (1686 - 1743)
  Mary Minott Wheeler (1689 - 1760)*
  Timothy Minott (1692 - 1778)*
  James Minott (1694 - 1759)*
  Elizabeth Minott Adams (1697 - 1764)*
  Martha Minott Lane (1699 - 1762)*
  Samuel Minott (1706 - 1766)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
HERE IS INTERRED Ye | REMAINS OF MRs. | LYDIA STOW WIFE | OF Mr. SAMUEL STOW | DAUGHTr OF JAMES | MINOTT ESQr & MRs. | REBECAH HIS WIFE WHO | DEPARTED THIS LIFE | FEBRUARY Ye 14th A. D. | 1742/3 IN Ye 56th YEAR | OF HER AGE
 
Note: See also, Marlborough Inscriptions, Rice 1908, Sec 2:480
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Cemetery
Marlborough
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: jvtree1
Originally Created by: Joe & Connie, and Mariah
Record added: Jan 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33410508
Lydia <i>Minott</i> Stow
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Rest in peace. Your 7th great granddaughter....
- Rosemary
 Added: Feb. 13, 2015

- Rachel Hardy
 Added: Dec. 26, 2014

- Jeanne Thomson
 Added: Jan. 9, 2014
 
 
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