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Elizabeth Thacher Fuller
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1672
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1740
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA

Elizabeth, dau. of Rev. Rhodolphus Thacher and Ruth Partridge, b. of record Mar. 1, 1671/2 at Duxbury, Mass. Elizabeth first married Oct. 3, 1700, most likely at Chilmark, Mass., Sgt. Samuel Fuller, son of Lieut. Samuel Fuller and his wife Mary of Barnstable, Mass.

At the time of her marriage, Elizabeth was presumably residing at Chilmark where her father was then pastor of the Chilmark Congregational Church. Samuel Fuller was b. Aug. 15, 1676 at Barnstable, Mass. almost five full months after the death of his father, Lieut. Samuel Fuller, in the King Philips War. Sgt. Samuel Fuller d. Sept. 29, 1716 at Mansfield, Conn. Seven children of the family.

The widow Elizabeth (Thacher) Fuller m. 2) July 8, 1724 at Lebanon, Conn. as his second wife, Miles Standish, s. of Lieut. Josiah Standish, Sr. and Sarah Allen. Miles, as his name is spelled in the records, was the namesake grandson of Capt. Myles Standish of the Plymouth Colony, a Mayflower passenger. Elizabeth purportedly d. at Mansfield, Conn. circa 1740, but where she is interred is currently unknown. There are no known children of this second marriage and Miles Standish had no known children by his first wife.
Family links: 
  Rhodolphus Thacher (1647 - 1733)
  Ruth Partridge Thacher (1645 - 1717)
  Samuel Fuller (1676 - 1716)
  Miles Standish (____ - 1728)*
  Rebecca Fuller Allen (1701 - 1778)*
  Rhodolphus Fuller (1703 - 1795)*
  Ruth Fuller Robinson (1706 - 1795)*
  Elkanah Fuller (1709 - 1793)*
  Waitstill Fuller Heath (1711 - ____)*
  Mary Fuller Tracy (1713 - 1788)*
  Judah Fuller (1715 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Thacher Fuller (1672 - 1740)
  Lydia Thacher Dean (1680 - 1738)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Don Blauvelt
Record added: Nov 12, 2009
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