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Mary Copeland Gannett

  • Birth 26 Mar 1731 Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 7 Apr 1781 Sharon, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Sharon, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 113239052

Wife of Benjamin, she died in her 52d year. "Early Vital Records of Mass. (Sharon Deaths)"
From FAG contributor, Mary M.:
Benjamin, Mary's husband, died June 29, 1813 in his 87th year [born about 1727]. The place of his burial is not given in the VR. "Early Vital Records of Mass. (Sharon Deaths)"

From FAG contributor, Mary M.:
Benjamin Gannett and Mary Copeland married on 20 DEC 1750 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA; they were married by the Rev. John Angier. (See Record of Marriages Solemnized in the East Parish of Bridgewater, Mass. from March 4, 1725 to August 3, 1803

See Bridgewater, MA (Plymouth) (Town Records, with Births, Marriages, and Deaths:

Joseph Gannit (sic) married Hannah Hayward on 25 NOV 1717 in Braintree,
The Births of the children of Joseph & Hannah Gannett [Hannah Hayward]

1. Joseph Gannett was born 05 APR 1722 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA;
2. Benjamin Gannett was born 11 DEC 1727 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA:
3. Jonathan Gannett was born 15 OCT 1730 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA.

Notation: Hannah Gannett, first above named Deceased Sep 9th, 1731

He then married Hannah Brett, and to this marriage were born the following children
1. Seth Gannett was born 18 July 1734 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA;
2. Thomas Gannett was born 31 MAR 1736 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA;

"Joseph Gannett, the parent of the above named children died 30 APR 1774 in ye 81st year of his age."

There may have been more children, but these are the children listed in the handwritten record in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA.

They are considered "Mayflower" descendants.


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  • Created by: Nareen, et al
  • Added: 2 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113239052
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Copeland Gannett (26 Mar 1731–7 Apr 1781), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113239052, citing Rock Ridge Cemetery, Sharon, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Nareen, et al (contributor 46613568) .