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Elizabeth Withington Atherton
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1676
Dorchester
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1765
Dorchester
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Daughter of Capt. John and Elizabeth(Preston)Withington. About 1700 Elizabeth married Humphrey Atherton. Elizabeth died at her sons house in Dorchester at age 89, which may be why she's buried in Dorchester. Her husband, Humphrey, is buried at Pearl Street Cemetery in Stoughton, MA. Beside his grave there is a memorial headstone for Elizabeth.
They had five children:
Elizabeth b. April 14, 1701
Humphrey b. June 5, 1707
Anna b. May 3, 1710
John b. May 3, 1714
Consider b. Feb. 9, 1716/7.


 
 
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 Parents:
  John Withington (1649 - 1690)
  Elizabeth Preston White (Withington) (1652 - 1722)
 
 Spouse:
  Humphrey Atherton (1672 - 1748)
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Withington Atherton (1676 - 1765)
  Richard Withington (1680 - 1748)*
  Samuel Withington (1684 - 1726)**
  Hannah Withington Baker (1686 - 1768)*
  Susanna Withington Capen (1689 - 1762)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Dorchester North Burying Ground
Dorchester
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: M58
 
Created by: Kathy B
Record added: May 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26972637
Elizabeth <i>Withington</i> Atherton
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Elizabeth <i>Withington</i> Atherton
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Elizabeth <i>Withington</i> Atherton
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