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Richard Rockwood
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Birth: 1606
Somerset, England
Death: Jul. 6, 1660
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

The name is variuosly spelled Rockwood and Rocket in 17th century records. His origins are not known with any certainty, though it has been postulated that he was from a family in Axminster, Co.Devonshire.

He married Agnes ____ Bicknell about 1636 or 1637. She was the widow of Zachary Bicknell who was of Weymouth,MA in 1635. He may have married previously.

He married, next, after 1643, Ann ____, who died in 1664.

Children(by unknown first wife): Nicholas Rockwood.

Children(by wife Agnes): Phebe Rocket Taylor, John Rockwood, and Lydia Rocket.

Family links: 
  Agnes Bicknell Rocket (1598 - 1643)
  Nicholas Rockwood (1628 - 1681)*
  John Rockwood (1641 - 1725)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Kevin Avery
Record added: Jun 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53752085

Rest in Peace
- Shelly Ketchum
 Added: Mar. 19, 2015

- Lela Parris Koch
 Added: Sep. 21, 2014
May GOD Bless You Richard Rocket! ! ! ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts ( this County has Two County Seats) , the monument reads."the true touchstone of civil libert...(Read more)
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 Added: Oct. 12, 2013
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