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Dorothy Stapleton Nelson
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1608
North Yorkshire, England
Death: Sep. 27, 1637
East Riding of Yorkshire, England

17. DOROTHY STAPLETON, daughter and heiress, baptized at Pannall, Yorkshire 11 Aug. 1608. She married at All Saints, North Street, York 17 Jan 1626/7 (as his 1st wife)[MR] THOMAS NELSON, Gent., of Cottingham, Yorkshire.

They had three son's, THOMAS (1st of the name),[Capt] PHILIP, and THOMAS (2nd of the name) and three daughter's, KATHERINE, MARY, and DOROTHY. His wife Dorothy was buried at Rowley, Yorkshire 27 Sept. 1637.

Children of Dorothy Stapleton, by Thomas Nelson, Gent.:

i. [Capt] PHILIP NELSON, baptized at Cottingham, Yorkshire 22 Jan 1634/5. m. (1st) at Rowley, Massachusetts 24 Jun 1657 SARAH JEWETT, baptized at Bradford, Massachusetts 3 Jan 1635, buried at Rowley massachusetts 17 Feb 1665/6. He married (2) at Rowley, Massachusetts 1 Dec 1666 ELIZABETH LOWELL, born at Newbury, Massachusetts 16 Feb 1646, died at Rowley, Massachusetts 14 Dec 1731.

ii. THOMAS NELSON, baptized at Cottingham, Yorkshire 14 July 1636, died Rowley, Massachusetts 5 April 1712. He married (1st) at Rowley 16 (or 10) Dec. 1659 ANNE LAMBERT,buried at Rowley, massachusetts 7 Jan 1678. He married (2nd) at Rowley, Massachusetts 13 May 1680 MARY LUNT, of Newbury, Massachusetts, died at Rowley, Massachusetts 28 Aug 1688.He married (3rd) at Rowley, Massachusetts 9 Apr 1690 PHILIPA ANDREWS, widow of George Felt and Samuel Platts, and daughter of Samuel nd Jane Andrews. She died at Rowley, Massachusetts 29 Sept 1709.


Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, Volume III, 2nd edition 2011, by Douglas Richardson, Kimball G. Everingham, editor, page 275

Family links: 
  Philip Stapleton (____ - 1618)
  Dorothy Hill Stapleton (1587 - ____)
  Thomas Nelson (1601 - 1648)
  Philip Nelson (1633 - 1691)*
  Thomas Nelson (1635 - 1712)*
*Calculated relationship
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Record added: Jan 17, 2012
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