New York, USA
Cassandra, was the daughter of Humphrey and Margaret Burnell and born circa 1598, Old Swinford Parish, Co. Worcester, England.
She married on January 25, 1623 in St. Mary's Church, Kingswinford Parish, Co. Stafford, England to Lawrence Southwick.
Immigration: abt. 1638.
They were the parents of eight children.
Cassandra died three days after her husband, in 1660, on Shelter Island, New York; where she and her husband had sought refuge because of their persecutions for their Quaker beliefs. She would have been approximately 62 years old.
The Last Will and Testament for Lawrence Southwick was entered to probate by the Court on the 29th day of the 9th
month, of 1660.
This mounment was unveiled July 17, 1884. No headstones mark the grave of any person who was buried on Shelter Island between the years 1652-1729.
Lawrence Southwick (1598 - 1660)
John Southwick (1624 - 1672)*
Mary Southwick Trask (1630 - 1711)*
Provided Southwick Gaskill (1641 - 1728)*
"Lawrence and Cassandra Southwick Despoiled. Imprisoned. Starved. Whipped. Banished, who fled here to die, were buried here in the Spring
Note: Photo, 1991, by Stuart Jensen
Sylvester Manor Burial Ground
New York, USA
Plot: Table Memorial, East Steps
Created by: Thomas
Record added: Sep 17, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6783049
My direct ancestor... 11 gr. grandma rest in peace.. God Bless|
Added: Dec. 30, 2016
In memory of my 9th Great Grandmother through her daughter Mary. RIP|
Added: Feb. 3, 2016
It is an honor to have you as my 8 great grandmother. Fred Southwick|
Added: Jan. 22, 2016
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