Aug. 18, 1742 Abington Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA
Jun. 14, 1810 Cummington Hampshire County Massachusetts, USA
**Luke served in the Massachusetts militia during the American Revolution with his father, Jacob, and five brothers.
the following information was supplied by Find A Grave contributor, Richard Irwin: Luke Ford married Hannah Reed at Abington on 15 May 1766. Hannah Reed was born at Abington on 01 November 1746, daughter of Ezekial Reed and Hannah Beal. Both Luke Ford and Hannah Reed have documented descent from Francis Cooke, a passenger on the Mayflower.
Children of Luke and Hannah, born at Abington: i. Deborah Ford, born 19 May 1767; died at Cummington on 09 September 1828; buried there in the Village Cemetery [Find A Grave #62861078]. Deborah married at Cummington, as his second wife, Thomas Tirrell, of Cummington; Thomas was born at Abington on 03 December 1759; he died at Cummington on 03 December 1833 and is buried there in the Village Cemetery [Find A Grave #62861082]
ii. Lydia, b. 31 October 1769.
iii. Molley, b. 24 March 1772; prob. died young.
iv. Adam, bp. 20 November 1774; died young
v. Seth, b. 04 August 1778. [Find A Grave #94202629]