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Martha Cox
Birth: Oct. 5, 1681
Death: Oct. 25, 1747
Griswold
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Martha Cox was born on July 27, 1681 in Salem, Essex, MA. On November 10, 1702 she married Thomas Kinne,the eldest son of Thomas and Elizabeth (Knight) Kinne (b.Salem, Essex, MA, July 27, 1678) In December 1715, Thomas Kinne and Martha, his wife purchased one hundred and fifty acres adjoining the farm of his brother, Captain Joseph Kinney, on the south side of Pachaug river, in the township of Preston, now Griswold, New London county, Connecticut, near the present postoffice of Glasgo.
Thomas Kinne was one of the founders and first deacon of the "Second Church of Christ in Preston", now the First Congregational Church of Griswold, and known as the Pachaug Church. He died on his farm on the banks of the Pachaug, October 1, 1756, and he and his brother, Captain Joseph Kenney, who died July 12, 1745, and many of their descendants are buried in "The Kinney Burying Ground" located between the two farms, in the southwestern part of the present town of Griswold, where the tombstones of Thomas and his wife Martha with their quaint inscriptions may still be seen.
"In Memory of Deacon Thomas Kinne Consort of Mrs. Martha Kinne, who died October 1, 1756 Aged 79 years."
"Here lies the body Of Mrs. Martha Kinne, wife of Mr. Thomas Kinne, who died October 25 A. D. 1747 Aged 66 years."
They had sixteen children, ten sons and six daughters, born between the years 1702 and 1727.

 
 
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Burial:
Old Kinne Burying Ground
Griswold
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 20, 2007
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