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Mary Hitchcock Colton
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1688
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1774
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Mary Hitchcock was born on February 1, 1681 in Wethersfield, Connecticut to Luke & Sarah Burt according to a Millennium File available through Ancestry.com. This file also lists her husband: George Colton, and some of her children: Sarah, George, Rebecca and Jonathan.

Page 13 of "A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Quartermaster George Colton" by George Woolworth Colton records the marriage of Capt George Colton and Mary Hitchcock dau. of Luke and Sarah Hitchcock of Springfield.

George and Mary had nine children together, also listed on page 13 of the book mentioned above:
Timothy 1706-1787
George II 1708-1784
Mary 1710-1792
Sarah 1712-1763
Rebecca 1715-?
Elizabeth 1718-?
Isaac 1720-1800
Miriam 1722-1801
Jonathan 1726-1752

Page 13 of "A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Quartermaster George Colton" by George Woolworth Colton records Mary's death as September 18, 1774, corroborated by the Millennium File previously mentioned. Mary died in Springfield, Massachusetts and is buried next to her husband who died 14 years earlier at Longmeadow Cemetery in the town of Longmeadow (now a part of Springfield), Massachusetts.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Luke Hitchcock (1655 - 1727)
  Sarah Ruth Burt Hitchcock (1656 - 1746)
 
 Spouse:
  George Colton (1677 - 1760)*
 
 Children:
  George Colton (1708 - 1784)*
  Sarah Colton Burt (1713 - 1763)*
  Isaac Cornet Colton (1720 - 1800)*
  Jonathan Colton (1726 - 1752)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Hitchcock Mirick (1678 - 1734)*
  Elizabeth Hitchcock Bliss (1679 - 1756)*
  Mercy Hitchcock Day (1681 - 1761)*
  Hannah Hitchcock Stebbins (1683 - 1756)*
  Mary Hitchcock Colton (1688 - 1774)
  Ebenezer Hitchcock (1694 - 1776)*
  Pelatiah Hitchcock (1698 - 1776)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"In Memory of
Mrs Mary
Wife of
Capt. George Colton
Who died
Sep. 18, 1774
In Her 86 Year.
When Death Arrives
an Heir of Heaven.
The heavenly Resurrection"?
(Last line illegible)
 
Burial:
Longmeadow Cemetery
Longmeadow
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Mary Leppla 53
Originally Created by: Mark Maxwell
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14629369
Mary <i>Hitchcock</i> Colton
Added by: Mark Maxwell
 
Mary <i>Hitchcock</i> Colton
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 Added: Feb. 16, 2015

- Owlady
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