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Dorothy Hooker Chester
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Birth: 1589
Braunstone, England
Death: 1662
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Born by about 1589 as Dorothy Hooker, daughter of Thomas Hooker of Marefield. Tilton, Leicestershire. Came feom Leicester, Leicestershire to Massachusetts Bay in 1634. First settled at Cambridge MA; moved to Hartford in 1636. Died before 27 May 1662 (date of inventory.
Dorothy (Hooker) Chester was sister of Rev. THOMAK HOOKER & of the wife of GEORGE ALCOCK. Her son LEONARD CHESTER had arrived in New England by 1633. It is probable that Dorothy emigrated with her brother & son in 1633, but there is no record of her in New England before 1 Dec 1634.
Married in Birstall, Leicestershire, 1 Jun 1609, John Chester. He was buried at St. Margaret's, Leicester. 30 Jul 1628. 
 
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Burial:
Ancient Burying Ground
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Founders Monument
 
Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: May 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37478922
Dorothy <i>Hooker</i> Chester
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Dorothy <i>Hooker</i> Chester
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