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Rachel Brackett Newcomb
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Birth: Apr., 1614
Suffolk, England
Death: Jan. 5, 1684
Braintree
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Rachel Brackett, daughter of Peter and Rachel (_____) Brackett was baptized at All Saints, Sudbury, Co. Suffolk on Apr 28,1614. She married Francis Newcomb at at All Saints, Sudbury, Suffolk, 27 May 1630, and they came to Massachusetts Bay together in 1635 on the "Planter.".
They had ten children: Rachel, John, Hannah Thorp, Mary Deering Spear, Sarah, Judith Jennison, Peter, Abigail, Leah Price, & Elizabeth Pidge Emery.
Rachel (Brackett) Newcomb was sister of RICHARD BRACKETT {1632, Boston} and PETER BRACKETT {1636, Braintree} and stepdaughter of MARTIN SAUNDERS {1635, Boston}. (See sketch of Richard Brackett for more distant connections to other Great Migration immigrants.
Source: Anderson's Great Migration. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Peter Brackett (1585 - 1616)
  Rachell Saunders (____ - 1651)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis Newcomb (1605 - 1692)*
 
 Children:
  John Newcomb (1634 - 1722)*
  Judith Newcomb Jenison (1646 - 1723)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Brackett (1608 - 1688)*
  Richard Brackett (1610 - 1690)*
  Rachel Brackett Newcomb (1614 - 1684)
  Martin Saunders (1621 - 1622)**
  Leah Saunders Parmenter (1623 - 1707)**
  Judith Saunders (1625 - 1651)**
  Daniel Saunders (1632 - 1634)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: May 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36658996
Rachel <i>Brackett</i> Newcomb
Added by: Barbara Harackiewicz
 
 
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In honor of one of my 9th Great Grandmothers. May you rest is peace. May the memory of you last forever.
- DOUGLAS JOHN SHACKLEY
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014
my 15th or 16th great aunt.https://www.facebook.com/groups/613977418641613/
- Rick Darby
 Added: Oct. 30, 2013
Rest well. From your 8th great granddaughter
-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 24, 2013
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